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Family Day announced for Museum of Army Flying

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The Middle Wallop-based museum’s flagship annual event, Wartime Wallop, will feature an opportunity to get up close to current military helicopters, including the Apache, as well as the more veteran aircraft including an Auster, Beaver and Scout, this Bank Holiday Monday (May 29).

Other attractions of the day will include flying displays, military vehicles, 1940s music, and model flying.

Attendees include costumed re-enactors from Garrison Artillery Volunteers, 4th Dorset’s field, office display and K2 lorry, Allied assortment, WW2 US Army Air Force display, Heartland Express USAAF, the Army Air Corps, Aldhurst Military Vehicles, the Royal British Legion and many more.

There will also be a chance to get stuck into some shooting action with Battlefield South, as well as a large bouncy castle and scientific experiment displays for kids to take part in from Genie Lab Displays.

Tickets cost £15 for adults and £10 for children, family tickets are available for £40 (two adults, three children).

Museum annual pass holders, military personnel, Army Air Corps members and their families and Friends of the Museum can all come for £5 each (with relevant ID shown on entry).

To buy tickets go to www.armyflying.com/events

 

Wartime Wallop will include flying displays, weather permitting.

Pics courtesy Joe Faretra – Museum of Army Flying.

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