Aero Legends

Type:Historic Site

Headcorn Aerodrome, Shenley Farm Cottages, Headcorn, Ashford, Kent, TN27 9HX

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Aero Legends offer and unrivaled choice of classic vintage aeroplanes in which to learn to fly or develop your flying skills including Spitfires, a Harvard and Tiger Moths. Flights in these classic planes are also available for people who want to experience the wind in their hair, the sights and sound of the Spitfire and its Merlin engine. Taking off from the last remaining WWII grass runway in Kent brings history to life and enables you to experience some of the thrills of these amazing aircraft and brings a better understanding of the people who flew them in combat.
There are few occasions in history when we can say that the actions of a few changed the destiny, not just of a country but of the world. The Battle of Britain is one of those moments. Great Britain owes a debt of gratitude to the small number of allied pilots that protected our skies during the long summer of 1940 and Aero Legends keeps the memory and knowledge of this period alive for future generations.
Experiences such as these remain with you for a lifetime and bring an incredible sense of time, place and understanding.

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Guide Prices

Ticket TypeTicket Tariff
Adult£10.00 per person per day

Various prices exist for flying in these aircraft, depending on what you want to do and how long you want to be flying for. It is best to make contact with Aero Legends to discuss your requirements.

Facilities

Other

  • Booking essential
  • Outdoor Attraction
  • Toilets for Disabled Visitors

Accessibility

  • Disabled facilities (please call for details)

Parking & Transport

  • On site parking

Provider Preferences

  • In countryside

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    Recent Reviews:

    • Wadhurstwarriors
      Newquay, United Kingdom
      Trip Type:
      Family
      Incredible experience
      5 of 5 stars
      Tuesday, 31st August 2021
      Just a brilliant day - lovely people - from Parky , top bloke and simply brilliant at what he does! to Julie AKA Sally and Colin volunteering to his hearts content. The experience for my partner was... Read full review
    • Jd20102010
      London, United Kingdom
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      Solo travel
      An absolute blast !!!!
      5 of 5 stars
      Tuesday, 31st August 2021
      So i got to live out my dream of flying in a spitfire today … it was everything and more !!! From lovely Sally who runs the briefing and looked after us … colin who secured me .. made sure i was... Read full review
    • JosephTeency
      Folkestone, United Kingdom
      What an Amazing Experience
      5 of 5 stars
      Thursday, 2nd September 2021
      My Christmas present for last year. Had an amazing time. very friendly welcome on arrival and for pre flight briefing. Short delay with logistics problems and refuelling of helicopter but was soon... Read full review

    Map & Directions

    Road Directions

    From Headcorn travel south along the A274 and follow the signs for the Headcorn Aerodrome.

    Public Transport Directions

    The closest station is Headcorn.

    Opening Times

    Maidstone (1 Jan 2021 - 31 Dec 2021)
    Maidstone (1 Jan 2021 - 31 Dec 2021)

    * Flying is weather dependant, ensuring safe conditions for both the aircraft and the customers.

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