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Weston Air Festival

Filed in Team News by on 24th June 2014
Weston Air Festival

The Weston Air Festival is a relatively new seaside airshow held over the beautiful beaches of Weston-Super-Mare. 2014 saw some fantastic summer weather and Weston enjoyed beautiful clear blue skies throughout the show weekend. The Twister Aerobatics Team were invited to display on the Saturday of the event which was also part of the Town’s […]

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Lens Airshow, France

Filed in Team News by on 16th May 2014
Lens Airshow, France

Lens’s invite came early and having never been we did not know what to expect. Lens is closer than many UK shows we departed for our first European display in typical UK weather. Being an early season display in may and Northern France we expected UK type weather. We were slightly supprised to arrive in […]

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Breitling Heroes Airshow, RFC Rendcomb

Filed in Airshows, Team News by on 11th May 2014
Breitling Heroes Airshow, RFC Rendcomb

The Twister Aerobatic Team were delighted to be invited back to RFC Rendcomb by Vic and Anne Norman for their private and very exclusive Breitling Heroes Airshow. Rendcomb is a beautifully restored First World World Royal Flying Corps Aerodrome – even the grass has been laid to exact specification used in 100 years ago! The […]

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Bahrain International Airshow

Filed in Airshows, Team News by on 16th January 2014
Bahrain International Airshow

by Peter Wells After the problems of shipping to Al Ain Bahrain shipping was trouble free up to the point where I opened the container without customs present! After apologising profusely about 50 times things settled down . The team for Bahrain in terms of pilots remained the same but our support crew were replaced […]

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Camel Tour Stage 1: Al Ain Aerobatic Show, United Arab Emirates

Filed in Airshows, Team News by on 2nd December 2013
Camel Tour Stage 1: Al Ain Aerobatic Show, United Arab Emirates

by Pete Wells Our Middle Eastern tour started for me at our last European show, The Hamilton world Masters near Saint Tropez. We had to get one of our planes back to the UK and packed in a container the day after our last pyro display.I had already packed our spare plane and spares package […]

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Twister Aerobatics to display at Al Ain and Bahrain

Filed in Team News by on 19th November 2013
Twister Aerobatics to display at Al Ain and Bahrain

The Beauciel Airshow and World Free Flight Masters held at St Maxime in France marked the last public appearance of the under the banner of the SWIP Team. Huge thanks must go to Scottish Widows Investment Partnership for their support over the last very exciting three years. In that time the team took part in […]

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Bleuciel Airshow and Hamilton Free Flight World Masters

Filed in Team News by on 13th October 2013
Bleuciel Airshow and Hamilton Free Flight World Masters

Our last SWIP display of the year was Bleuciel’s show at Sainte-Maxime on the French Riviera, one of the few towns in France holding a sea-side airshow and only a few miles from St Tropez, summer playground of the international celebrity set, Hollywood stars and Russian oligarchs. The area is famed for its sunshine and […]

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Andora Airshow

Filed in Team News by on 22nd September 2013
Andora Airshow

Andora was our first SWIP team display along the picturesque Ligurian Mediterranean Coastline and was always destined to be a memorable weekend away. The biggest challenge for any long autumn flights is the weather, but fortunately an anticyclone across northern Europe brought us fair weather and light winds for the whole trip. The flight through […]

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RAF Scampton Families Day

Filed in Team News by on 2nd September 2013
RAF Scampton Families Day

Having got back From Dittengen with Jon the engines had hardly cooled when we were airborne again to visit Scampton this time with Guy back as No.2. RAF Scampton is home of the Red arrows we were asked to display at their Family day at the EAC meeting this January by Red 10. As well […]

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Sunderland International Airshow

Filed in Team News by on 28th July 2013
Sunderland International Airshow

The Sunderland International Airshow celebrated its 25th show this year and we were delighted to be asked back to participate at the Friday Night Launch Party for the event. The largest event of its kind in the North East, the event regularly attracts crowds approaching 1 million over the three days. The Friday night event […]

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