Wings and Wheels Model Spectacular


North Weald Airfield 1916 - 2016

North Weald Airfield is a genuine WW1 airfield with many of its original buildings intact and it is at this wonderful venue that the Wings and Wheels Model Spectacular celebrates its 30th anniversary on June 25th & 26th

It's hard to believe that one hundred years ago an airfield that was used by the Royal Flying Corps in 1916 provides the same venue for what is the longest running model show in the UK.  Those young WW1 pilots could never have imagined the changes that would take place in the world of aviation, let alone the fact that one day it would be possible to fly a model aeroplane at speeds they could only dream of and all controlled by a man on the ground holding a radio control transmitter!

Such is progress! And that progress is more than represented in the range of models on display, every era and type of model aircraft will be flown throughout the weekend from WW1 biplanes to the very latest fast jets. On the ground there will be every variation of radio control vehicles including trucks, tanks and model boats being put through their paces.

Couple this with a row of model Traders offering something to satisfy the most ardent of modellers, along with a giant Bring and Buy, there is more than ample opportunity to pick up a bargain!

So come and join us for this 30th year anniversary. BUY YOUR TICKETS NOW!

North Weald Airfield

All types of Radio Controlled model displays, helicopters, boats, tanks, trucks, hovercrafts, i drones and more.

Two large scale models, yes, models!


Bring & Buy for modellers,

Bring and Buy

Trade stands, licensed catering.


Visit for the day or stay the weekend.

ALWAYS the last weekend of June every year.

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