The Official Auster 80th Anniversary Fly-In

incorporating 80 years of Middle Wallop Airfield

7 and 8 April 2018

Middle Wallop Airfield, Hampshire

In association with the International Auster Club, the Museum of Army Flying and the Army Air Corps, is returning to Middle Wallop to celebrate another former AAC type; the venerable Taylorcraft Auster. Bigger and better than before, the event will span the weekend of 7-8 April 2018.

2018 marks the 80th anniversary of Taylorcraft Aeroplanes (England) Ltd, the builders of the iconic Auster air observation post (AOP) aircraft. A derivative of the Taylor (now Piper) Cub, more than 1,600 Austers were produced during WWII and the type’s success continued post-war with production of the AOP.9 ceasing in 1961.

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