Wickenby Wings

Information by Peter Yeo and Photographs by Gordon Savill

 

British Spitfire
Airco BE2c WW 1 Fighter

 

Airco BE2c WW 1 Fighter
Airco BE2c WW 1 Fighter ....... yes, a FIGHTER! Open cockpit, rearward facing engine and twin machine guns, capable of being swivelled to aim at an enemy, fired and aimed by the pilot, as if he didn't have enough to do to keep the thing in the air!
A Bucker Jungman, a German pre-war trainer painted yellow for high visibility
A Ryan PT-22A USAAF trainer, also pre-war/WWII vintage
A Thruster micolight aircraft made at Wickenby airfield