Wings and Wheels

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Wings and Wheels
Genre Air show
Venue Dunsfold Aerodrome
Country U.K.
Established 2005
Website
Wings and Wheels

Wings and Wheels is a major airshow and motorsport event held since 2005 at Dunsfold Aerodrome which is home to Formula Woman and to BBC's motoring show, Top Gear. The aerodrome is now known as Dunsfold Park and owned by The Rutland Group. It is also home to a number of aircraft including the Vickers Vimy replica, NX71MY, which was retired to Brooklands Museum in November 2009.

Charities[edit]

The show is held in support of local charities including Brooklands Museum, Cranleigh Village Hospital, CHASE and Help for Heroes and The Surrey Community Foundation.

Aircraft[edit]

The flying display always has a strong theme of Hawker and British Aerospace (BAE Systems) products, a reflection of the aviation history of both Brooklands and Dunsfold. There is also always a number of warbirds such as P-51 Mustangs, C-47 Dakotas and B-25 Mitchells reflecting the interesting history of this World War 2 airfield which served postwar as a Hawker aircraft factory and flight test airfield from the 1950s until 2000.

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