The Airfix RoadshowCome visit the Airfix Roadshow Team throughout the country in 2013
Shropshire Model Show - Sunday 7th April 2013 - 10am - 4pm
This show is held by the Shropshire Scale Modellers in association with the the International Plastic Modellers Society and the Royal Air Force Museum Cosford. For more information please visit the RAF Museum
Airfix: Making History Art Exhibition - 25th - 26th May 2013 - 10am - 6pm
The Royal Air Force Museum London will be launching in Summer 2013 a
signature exhibition commemorating and celebrating the national
institution that is Airfix.
This exhibition will chart the history of this Great British Institution by displaying original Box Art as well as Airfix’s most popular models from the 50s, 60s, 70s, 80s and 90s in the Museum’s Art Gallery.
An important part of the exhibition will be the examination of how Airfix has permeated the social fabric of the United Kingdom and how it has influenced the leisure activities of generations of young men and women since the company’s foundation - inspiring many to take up their own careers in the aviation industry. For more information please visit the RAF Museum.
London Plastic Model Show, Islington- 9th June 2013 - 10:30am - 4pm
Guideline Publications are thrilled to announce the launch of a twice
yearly London Plastic Modelling Show, to be held at the Islington
Business Design Centre, London on Sunday 9th June.For more information on this event please visit Guideline Publications.
The South East Airshow, Manston International Airport, 22nd June 2013 from 10am
AS Enterprises and Heritage Events bring this incredibly popular airshow back to Manston Airport after many years absence. The show which ran from the Second World War now returns in June 2013, with an impressive list of aircraft some of which will be on the ground for an even closer view. The world-famous delta wing Vulcan Bomber aircraft will be at the show for what could be its last ever year of flying displays. For upto date information on the list of aircraft please visit Heritage Events.
Lympne Aero Classic, Lympne, 6th - 7th July 2013
A celebration of Lympne Airfield from 1916 to the 1980s, recalling
the fascinating and historic aviation activities that took place at the
local airfield from the first world war until it closed in the 1980s. For further information please visit Lympne Aero Classic.
The Royal International Air Tattoo, RAF Fairford, 20th - 21st July from 7:30 am
Held annually each July at RAF Fairford, Gloucestershire, the Royal International Air Tattoo, the world's largest military airshow, has gained the well-earned reputation as one of the UK's top outdoor family events. For more information about this event please visit the International Air Tattoo
IMPS Avon Model Show, Sunday 11th August 2013, 9:30am - 4:30pm
The IPMS Avon annual model show, now in its 23rd year, being one of the best and most popular one day shows in the country, They have always had a large varied selection of traders and a great mix of model club displays from all over the country. For further information please visit IMPS Model Show
Yeovilton Model Show, Fleet Air Arm Museum, 26th October 2013
With more radio controlled traders and clubs booked to appear than in previous years, over 2,000 model aircraft enthusiasts are anticipated at the Museum's Autumn Model Show. For more information please visit Fleet Air Arm Museum.
Scale Model World, The Telford International Centre, 9th - 10th November, 10am - 4pm
Scale ModelWorld is without doubt the largest model show in the world encompassing all 4 halls of the Telford International Centre, and is unmatched in its size and diversity which helps attract the huge visitor numbers who come from not only the United Kingdom and Europe but from all over the world.Each Scale ModelWorld has its own theme and for 2013 as this is the IPMS 50th anniversary year that theme will be a history of the IPMS and modelling from 1963 to the present day. For more information on the event please visit Scale Model World.