Linton Blades - RAF Church Fenton
2 May 1970
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Linton Blades flew, with their ground crew, & a spare (5th) aircraft to Church Fenton on 2 May 1970. They landed at CF. On the same day they flew a 10 Minute "Full" show ( height not recorded ) & landed again. 4 aircraft, pilots & ground crew members returned to Linton-on-Ouse on the 2 May.

Dave Waddington's log book has a note against this show - "Photos Mr Howell" ... are you out there Mr Howell ? do you still have the photos ?

Linton Blades Pilots / Aircraft flown

XW301 / 60 - Dave Waddington
XW308 / 67 - Dudley Carvell
XW303 / 64 - Dave Coldicutt
XW297 / 59 - Joe Whitfield

Pilot details have come directly from their log books.

Here's the cover for the 1970 show programme.

Unfortunately there is no mention at all of the team in the Flying Programme ( Many thanks to Dave Stevens for the scan ). It's shown here so you can see who else was on the programme.

If you have further details or photos of this show, please feel free to use the "contact" link on the left.