Gordon Madgwick and Ray Sharpe, both serving members of 98 Squadron RAF, visited the Reg Day Museum at Dunsfold Park on Wednesday 28th September. Gordon, Ray and Reg all served together in 98 Sqn RAF between 1943 and 1944, working as radar and wireless mechanics on the B-25 Mitchell bombers.
On Friday 2nd September 2011, Dunsfold Park Ltd submitted an appeal against Waverley Borough Council's decision to turn down the application for a "Certificate Of Lawfulness of Existing Use" (CLEUD) in connection with the use of the Aerodrome. All our efforts are now focused on the appeal.
On 14th August 2011, two intrepid pilots with type 1 diabetes, Douglas Cairns and Karl Beetson, will take off from Dunsfold Aerodrome, Surrey at dawn in an attempt to break a speed record to fly around Britain's coastline in a tiny single-engine aircraft.
A book of 100 fascinating places that helped shape Britain hit book stores on Friday (3rd June) prompting national newspaper, The Sun, to put together their own list which placed Dunsfold Aerodrome at number 66.
A successful worldwide aero-medical conference was hosted by Kent, Surrey and Sussex Air Ambulance for the first time in the UK last week (May 24-27) with an aviation finale held at Dunsfold Park on 27th.
Dunsfold Park tenant, Trident Sensors, has won a Queen's Award for Enterprise in the Innovation category for its Polaris tracking system.