Spitfires at Compton Abbas Airfield!
The final Spitfire weekend of 2023!
Watch one of the world’s most iconic aircraft grace the Compton skies while enjoying delicious food and drink. The Gritchie Horse Box will serving their famous brew, The Smoking Barrels Cabin will be open serving ice creams, cake and drinks, and food will be available from our BBQ Fire Pit throughout Saturday and Sunday. Come join us, and witness history come alive! Spitfire, Harvard and Steerman sorties begin from 10:00 (if you would like to book a flight, see below) and will run throughout the day until approximately 18:00. The airfield, and it’s stunning views, are open until 22:00 Thursday – Saturday so come and join us for an evening beer… or two! On Sunday the airfield will close at 18:00 after the final Spitfire flight.
Charges for Saturday and Sunday are £10 per car (motorcycles are free), with tickets available here! Wednesday 27 – Friday 29 there is no parking charge.
If you would like to book your own flight in one of these famous planes, see links below.
All Compton Abbas Experiences:
30 Minute West Country Fly a Spitfire Experience
40 Minute Needles Fly a Spitfire Experience
55 Minute Isle of Wight Fly a Spitfire Experience
Please note: all spitfire bookings and information on spitfire activity are to be directed to Aero Legends Ltd on 01622 812830 or via email at firstname.lastname@example.org. Please be advised events are weather dependent.
Note: Parking tickets may be refunded if requested only if no Spitfire sorties take place on the day of your booking.