Event Details

Fly/Sail 2017

  • 10/06/2017 11:00:00 to 11/06/2017 14:00:00
  • Bembridge Airport and Bembridge Harbour

Come and join this wonderful weekend of airmen showing sailors how to fly and sailors showing airmen how to sail . . great fun . .

Boats and aircraft should arrive by midday on the Saturday (boats can arrive from Thursday). Sailors will be taken to the airfield to join the aviators for lunch, followed by ~20-minute flights around the local coast.

Evening festivities and a meal at the yacht club lead to the aviators being accommodated overnight on the yachts.

Sunday morning sees the sailors taking the flyers for a sail; and after an informal lunch all fly or sail home.

This greatest fun weekend of the year is open to everyone although, if numbers become limiting, preference will be given to Institute members. There is no charge - just pay as you dine - although a small contribution towards the minibus cost may be requested.

Organised by GANG and SCG in conjunction with the Solent Branch.

More information and booking details will follow in early 2017. In the meantime, links to the venues are below . .

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The Royal Institute of Navigation
1 Kensington Gore

+44 (0)20 7591 3134

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