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AIRBASE - Vintage Aircraft

Gloster Meteor N.F.11


AIRBASE - Vintage Aircraft

AVRO Shackleton



Opening Times

Summer Opening Times

1st April to 31st October

7 Days a week

10am to 6pm


Winter Opening Times

1st November to

31st March

7 Days a week

10am to 4pm




Admission Price

Adult - £10.00

Child - £5.00

Under 2's - Free

OAP - £7.00

Family Ticket - £25.00

(Family of four)



Ahead of your visit to AIRBASE why not take a moment to plan your day, with so much going on you’ll want to ensure you don’t miss anything out!



Flight Operations at AIRBASE –

AIRBASE -Pleasure FlightsPleasure Flights –

With daily aircraft engine starts, aircraft taxi rides, plus our ever popular pleasure and thrill flights there is enough on hand to give you the bug for flying!

If you want to book a flight during your visit click here.


AIRBASE - Aircraft AdventuresAircraft Adventures –

Don't forget to check out our weekly schedule of activities and events ahead of your visit, you'll be amazed at what goes on at AIRBASE. Click here


AIRBASE - The Living MuseumLiving Museum –

Get up close and personal. We are home to over 30 vintage planes, waiting to be explored. Climb on board, sit in the pilots seat and take to the controls. You’ll also have the opportunity to see and learn about the daily maintenance of the planes including full rebuilds.


AIRBASE - DC-6 DinerDC6 Diner –

The only DC6 Diner in the UK, this is a visit not to be missed. The Douglas DC-6 was considered to be the best in her class in the 1950’s. The service on board was excellent just the same as we strive to deliver today. During the daytime the DC-6 diner is the perfect place for lunch or simply tea and coffee. During the evening it becomes a more intimate restaurant, oozing elegance and style.

DC6 Diner reservations please call - 024 7688 2604


Canberra Café –

For those that are simply having too much fun to stop, the Canberra Café is an ideal place to stop off and grab a snack before your next flight!

Child Area –

Children will have a fantastic time in our purpose built play area with books, toys, creative area and video.

Shop –

This is your opportunity to take home a souvenir from your day. Don’t forget to pick up your discounted pass for next time!




Come and experience a breath taking, exciting
and unforgettable day out with us
– AIRBASE 'The live air museum'