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YEALANDS Classic Fighters 2017

UPDATE 13th April:

Hi All,

Yes it’s crazy weather out there but at this stage all is going ahead as planned. We’ll keep you updated via Face Book and Twitter feed for the most current information.

We do advise that you leave your high heels at home. The grounds are draining well best to be prepared.

For those of you who have booked into the Omaka self-contained motorhomes please note that the Wither Road access is closed. Please proceed to Aerodrome Road and turn left opposite Green Lane and follow the signs. This will remain in place until further notice. But again please refer to our Facebook and Twitter feeds as this may change.

Thank you and hope to see you soon.
Team Yealands Classic Fighters



Thank you for joining us at the 2015 Classic Fighters Omaka Airshow in Marlborough. We had a thrilling weekend with a collection of stunning aircraft, brilliant pilots and aviation enthusiasts from around the globe, all contributing to make the 2015 Classic Fighters one of our best yet.

Classic Fighters Omaka is always known for its creativity and theatrical innovation and every year we see something that is completely new.

The 2017 show will be held over the three-day Easter weekend of 14-16 April.

Saturday and Sunday are the main show days with over 100 aircraft participating, together with mock airfield attacks supported by ground theatre and pyrotechnics. There will be something on offer to suit everyone, with musical entertainment, delectable Marlborough wine and food, merchandise stalls, a kid’s fun zone and a grand array of classic cars.

Gates open at 8.00am on all three days. The Friday twilight show commences around 4:15pm and on Saturday and Sunday the programme runs from 10am-4pm.

Please note that due to safety concerns the airfield will be closed to the public on Thursday 13th, to enable installation of infrastructure and equipment.

Watch for further updates in our News section, or for daily news, photos and Omaka activity, checkout Classic Fighters on Facebook

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