1972 – SSAFA Display
1972 – SSAFA Display

1972 – SSAFA Display

The 1972 show took place on 29th May 1972. To see a scan of the original flying programme (thanks to Geoff Carter) click HERE.

ItemComment / Details
VulcanXH554. RAF Scampton
BritanniaXN404. RAF Brize Norton. Photo HERE
VarsityWJ910. RAF Finningley.
WessexRNAS Culdrose
BelfastRAF Brize Norton
The Blue ChipsChipmunk display team, based at Church Fenton
LancasterRAF Waddington
Beagle 206 (x4)Northair Aviation
Sioux & Scout helicopters, and Beaver aircraftArmy, based at RAF Topcliffe
Cessna 150s (x3)Yorkshire Flying Services
LightningXM180. RAF Honington
International Parachuting All-stars
F4 Phantom (x4)USAF, Bentwaters
Jet ProvostRAF Leeming
Cessna aircraftMidland Aviation
Sea KingRNAS Culdrose
NimrodXV238. RAF Kinloss
The PoachersAnother Jet Provost display team, this one based at RAF College, Cranwell
Currie Wot“aerial limbo act”, flown by Mr. L. W. Richardson
Three American Aviation Company aircraftPresented by General Aviation Sales Ltd.
HunterXG574. RAF Fairford. Photo HERE
DominieXS713. RAF Finningley. Photo HERE
Gemini aerobatic team.G-AXZL, G-AZIY, G-AZLK, G-AVGM. Synchronised aerobatic team from RAF Leeming.