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De Havilland Canada Chipmunk DHC-1 G-AKDN — 2016 United Kingdom Tour

The de Havilland Canada Chipmunk S/N 11 is a pre-production aircraft, designed and built in Downsview, Ontario. Bearing tail number G-AKDN, this DHC-1 is the oldest flying example of the type. Designed 70 years ago, G-AKDN symbolizes the birth of de Havilland Canada aerospace industry.

This historic aircraft is available by appointment throughout the United Kingdom during the summer of 2016 for display, demonstration flights, and special events.

G-AKDN, an Aviation Ambassador aircraft for the Canada Aviation and Space Museum, is an impressive example of Canada’s rich aerospace heritage.

Travel Schedule:

Llanbedr Air Race - Gower Cup/Goodyear Trophy June 18-19
AeroExpo UK Sywell Aerodrome July 1-3
Royal International Air Tattoo July 8-10
Farnborough Airshow July 11-17
Kings Cup Fly-In Classic Cotswold Airport July 24
Gathering of the Moths – Old Warden July 31
Sherburn-in-Elmet air race- Ginger Lacey Trophy August 6-7
Little Gransden Air & Car show – Little Gransden Airport August 28
Shobdon – Stewards Cup - KINGS CUP September 3-4
Goodwood Revival September 9-11
Alderney - Schneider Trophy September 24-25
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