Commemorated the 100th Anniversary of Manston Airfield
Saturday 28th May 2016 - 10am to 5pm

In the grounds of the Spitfire & Hurricane Memorial Museum, Manston Road, Ramsgate CT12 5DF.

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Organised by Centenary of Manston Airfield.
Supported by the Spitfire and Hurricane Memorial Museum and The RAF Manston History Museum.

Event Details
When and Where

Saturday 28th May 2016 - 10am to 5pm

In the grounds of the Spitfire & Hurricane Memorial Museum Manston Road, Ramsgate CT12 5DF.

Parking will be on the Northern Grass, via the B2050 - please follow the signs. Parking by permission of the owners.

What's On

RAF Manston History Museum will be holding a special 'open cockpit' day and will exhibit military vehicles.

The Spitfire and Hurricane Museum will host veteran book signing sessions.

Celebrating with a 1940's theme with music from Hotsy Totsy & Swingtime Sweethearts • 438 & 2433 Air Cadet Squadron Bands • Jitterbug display & classes by Reverend Boogie • Historical talks by author Joe Bamford • Flypasts • Heli-Charter Ltd pleasure flights • Prize Draw • Café • Concessions • Ice cream van.

Event Notes

All events are weather dependent.

This is a non-political, non profit making event. All proceeds will go to the two Museums.

Organised by the Centenary of Manston Airfield and supported by the Spitfire and Hurricane Memorial Museum and The RAF Manston History Museum.

Part funded by Thanet District Council, Kent County Council and fundraising events.

News
‘History of Manston Airfield’ Website Launch

Now that the centenary year is all but over, we are continuing to move forward with new projects and events… Read More

Manston Centenary a roaring success

Despite both aerial displays being cancelled due to poor visibility the Centenary of Flight Event of May 28th has been… Read More

Prize Draw Winners

Congratulations to the winners of the Grand Prize Draw which was drawn by the Swingtime Sweeethearts. 1st Prize A Canon… Read More

Manston Organisations Involved
Manston Airfield Centenary
RAF Manston
History Museum

www.rafmanston.co.uk

Manston Airfield Centenary
The Spitfire & Hurricane
Memorial Museum

www.spitfiremuseum.org.uk

Manston Airfield Centenary
Heli Charter
 

www.heli-charter.com

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