The unique chance to have an in-depth tour of the restoration of G-AUSM, Dave Reid’s lovely de Havilland DH85 Leopard Moth. You will also have the rare opportunity to be shown around the hangars at Felthorpe airfield (which, among many vintage aircraft, currently houses: a Ron Sands plans built Fokker Triplane; an Isaacs Spitfire (the original, built by John Isaacs); an Isaacs Fury; a Chilton Monoplane (the stunning ‘JUJU); a Hornet Moth; a Tiger Moth; a Chipmunk; a Piper Cub and a Currie Wot. There will also be a tour of a Murphy Rebel build project, as well as the opportunity to visit a workshop building Spitfire wing components for Biggin Hill Heritage Hangar. As if all of this wasn’t treat enough, your day concludes with 30min Tiger Moth Flight!
Please note: If bidding to purchase as a Christmas present - In order for a gift certificate detailing this lot to arrive with you in time for Christmas (UK mainland only), the winning bid must be paid for, and funds cleared, by noon, Monday 21st December, 2020.
Usual flight restrictions apply: You must be relatively fit and able to get into and out of the aircraft unaided. There is a nominal weight limit of 110kg, and a minimum height requirement of 150cm. The flight is subject to the normal caveats of weather and serviceability. It is not transferrable and no alternative will be offered.
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