Martin Shaw: Aviators - Netflix

Martin Shaw assembles a squad to restore his crashed Boeing Stearman Biplane.

Martin Shaw: Aviators - Netflix

Type: Reality

Languages: English

Status: Ended

Runtime: 30 minutes

Premier: 2006-12-05

Martin Shaw: Aviators - Old Buckenham Airport - Netflix

Old Buckenham Airfield (ICAO: EGSV), formerly RAF Old Buckenham, is located 12 nautical miles (22 km; 14 mi) southwest of Norwich, East Anglia, England. Old Buckenham Aerodrome has a CAA Ordinary Licence (Number P907) that allows flights for the public transport of passengers or for flying instruction as authorised by the licensee (Buckenham Aviation Centre Limited). The aerodrome is not licensed for night use.

Martin Shaw: Aviators - Old Buckenham Airshow - Netflix

In December 2011 it was announced that the Old Buckenham Airshow would return in 2012. The show had not gone ahead in 2011 due to the financial climate and management issues. It was later confirmed that the headline act would be the Old Flying Machine Company Spitfire and Mustang Duo of MH434 and Mustang “Ferocious Frankie” both of which belonged to the late Ray Hanna. The airfield management declared the 2012 Airshow a success and announced that the Airshow would once again become an annual event. On 25 October 2012, it was announced that the 2013 Airshow would be a two-day event. Subsequent announcements from the airfield indicated that the main acts would be the return of the Spitfire and Mustang Duo, together with a World Record attempt by Brendan O'Brien. O'Brien was attempting a new world record; the shortest distance truck top landing recorded. Wind conditions on the day meant that O'Briens chances of success were slim and he came within inches of achieving his goal on the 5th attempt. On landing, it was agreed that the record would be attempted again in 2014. The 2014 Airshow took place on 26 and 27 July 2014. The Airshow was the lead item on the second bulletin of Mustard TV, a recently launched terrestrial TV channel for the greater Norwich area. The 2014 show was declared a success and described as the “Biggest yet” The 2015 Airshow was announced in the press on 17 September 2014. The Airshow featured the reunion of Honor Blackman who played Pussy Galore in the James Bond film Goldfinger (film) with the Hiller Aircraft UH12 Helicopter G-ASAZ which she starred with in the movie. The 2016 and 2017 Airshow were reported as being a success and featured Sally B.

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