2022 Events Calendar

9th April
Vintage Piper Aircraft Club Pre-Season Meet 

The first spring meet for the Vintage Piper Aircraft Club.

Organised by VPAC. 

Contact R Keech for more details:

www.vintagepiper.co.uk/events/

7th - 8th May
Golding Barrett, Gunpowder & Nathaniel Alony Aerobatic Trophies

The 2022 sport and intermediate trophies held at Sleap Airfield.

Organised by British Aerobatics

www.aerobatics.org.uk

21st May
STOL Landing Competition

Land it short!

Competitors will be judged on combined takeoff and landing distance.

Split into 2 categories:

Unlimited

Open to all - visitors and members alike. 

All aircraft are welcome, apart from helicopters.

To book your place contact us.

Cessna 152

Open to all SAC members current in the 152s.

Compete in the same aircraft - show your real pilot skill!

Contestants will be allowed to enter the class after being approved by a SAC instructor. Contact us to book in 

21st May @ 5pm
Spring - Member BBQ Evening 

Open to SAC members and visiting pilots.

 

 Join us for post STOL beer, BBQ, and chilled music. ​

11th June 
VW Fly-In

A fly-in for all Volkswagen-powered aircraft!

Who doesn't love a car engine unashamedly thrown in the front of a aircraft? Calling all Jodels, Monoplanes, Turbulents and all VW aircraft!

Free spark plugs to all VW flying vistors!

 

9th-10th July
The International Sleap Fly In -
Pistons and Props 22

It's back! SleapKosh '22

Following the huge sucess of last year The Sleap Fly-In makes it 2nd debut. 

  • Over 300+ visiting aircraft and helicopters.

  • Live music all afternoon featuring 3 bands until late

  • Trade Stalls & Flyer Magazine

  • Team Raven

  • Homemade Pizza Van, Pancake & Icecream Stall

  • Coffee and Cake all day

  • Beer Tent (with loads of beer this time)

  • Super relaxed and friendly atmosphere

  • Free overnight camping

With over 300+ visiting aircraft including:

Hurricanes, Spitfires, Dragon Rapides, T28, Anson, Yak 3, Yak 11, Yak 52, Team Raven, DC-3, Avalanche Aerobatics and so so so much more. 

Join us for #SleapFlyIn22

Please note: this event is open to SAC members and fly in vistors.

14-17th July
Nationals Aerobatics Trophy

The 2022 advanced trophies held at Sleap Airfield.

Organised by British Aerobatics

www.aerobatics.org.uk

20th August
Spot Landing Competition

Open to all members and visitors!

Aircraft will be judged on the precise touchdown of the main wheels on the designated line. 

Winning prize to be announced soon!

To book in and PPR, contact us.

Not open to helicopters, obviously. 

20th August @ 5pm
Summer - Member BBQ Evening 

Open to SAC members and visiting pilots.

 

 Join us for post comp beer, BBQ, and chilled music. ​

17th September
Flyer Magazine Fly-In

All Flyer Club members are welcome to the friendliest GA airfield for the second year. 

A chance to catch up with the (famous) Flyer Team and members alike. 

Organised by Flyer:

www.flyer.co.uk/

5th November
Bonfire Night Fly-In

We're open all night for the UK's first bonfire night fly-in. 

Music, winter food and treats, and fireworks.

13th November
Remembrance Day 

Featuring flypasts of vintage warbirds and aircraft.

Wreaths will be laid at the War Memorial in line with remembrance Sunday. 

Open to all visitors by road or air.

No aircraft to operate between 10:55 & 11:10.

More member events for 22!

Questions?