Although the pandemic is officially over Covid has not gone away so some events may still get cancelled or curtailed so please make sure you contact the event organisers before making any plans for 2023 especially if travelling from afar!
If you do visit please respect our Town and please leave nothing but footprints in the sand when you depart.
These pictures are a selection taken at RAF Manston. Some a few years ago during some of the Airshows, others more recently at various events. All are copyright Stuart Rogers.
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RNHF Swordfish Visit
BBMF Spitfire Visit
Manston Connie Visit
Well these are not really Manston pictures, a tenuous link is that the Lancaster was controlled by Manston Radar! Anyway on 17th May 2003 the Battle Of Britain Memorial Flight Lancaster paid a visit to Reculver to commemorate the anniversary of the Dambusters raid. Reculver was one of two places on the North Kent Coast which was used for testing the Upkeep or bouncing bomb.
These are a selection of photos taken on 14th August 2005 at the VJ Day commemoration at the Spifire Museum.
These are a selection of photos taken on 9th April 2007 at the Wings & Wheels show organised by the RAF Manston History Museum.
These are a selection of photos taken on 14th September 2008 at the Manston Fly-In.
These are a selection of photos taken on 24th May 2009 at the Manston Fly-In.
These are a selection of photos taken on 30th May 2010 at the RAF Manston Spitfire & Hurricane Museum Open Day.