Inflation Day 2020
We are pleased to say the location is once again to be Lakeside Lodge at Pidley, now under new management. David Hopkins has completed the sale of Lakeside Lodge and with his valued help we have secured the use of the site from the new owners for our event. This was welcome news as the site is a perfect and popular location, with pilots and enthusiasts alike!
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This Day In History
NASA records have for this day; 100-foot-diameter inflatable sphere successfully launched on third suborbital test to an altitude of 225 miles, from NASA Wallops Station, Va. Radio transmissions were reflected via the sphere from Holmdel, N.J., to Round Hill, Mass.