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Monthly Star Events
2020

Members taking part in these events on the specified day or days in the briefing, will be awarded a star which is displayed alongside their flight record in the Members List

January - Engines Out!

What to do when the fan stops. We will fly from Clacton to Norwich and back, but near Norwich, the engine stops and you have to choose which of several nearby airfields you can land at. Here is the Briefing Document.

February - Birthday Bash - Short South India Tour

A short Tour of some of the famous Southern & Western Indian areas like Cochin, Chennai (Madras), Hyderabad, Mumbai, Bangalore (all with a bit of history explained from the Portuguese, Dutch and the British Raj). Here is the Briefing Document.

March - Mels Mad Monday March Mayhem

This event is a salute to Mel Kirk, who designed the first 'Mel's Mad Monday'. This month we will all fly our favourite Gold Cup jockey into the temporary airfield used for the Cheltenham Gold Cup (EGBC). Helicopters recommended. Here is the Briefing Document.

April - Another Tour of Extreme Airfields

By popular demand, this event is a challenge to all the Club's STOL enthusiasts to land at four extreme Airfields in the Alps, - one in each of four countries. Here is the Briefing Document.

May - Fly Ball

Neville Munro has adapted a Real World flying competition for the Club's simulator pilots. It is guaranteed to be huge fun. Here is the Briefing Document.

June - Senior Pilot

Our senior member celebrates his 100th birthday this month. We celebrate by making a 100 nautical mile tour based on the airfield where he learned to fly in the 1960s. Here is the Briefing Document.

July - Oshkosh 2020

No Oshkosh this year in the real world because of the coronavirus pandemic   But we can still hold a virtual Oshkosh! Fly those warbirds to this world famous event. Here is the Briefing Document.

August - Take Up Slack - All Out!

Gliding with Max from Gloucestershire to Fairford (or somewhere inbetween if you get it wrong!). Here is the Briefing Document.

September - Biggles à la Côtes du Rhône

Another Biggles-based event returning by popular demand. However, this Biggles story wasn't written by Captain W.E.Johns. Here is the Briefing Document.

October - Orkney Air Freight

Deliveroo by air in the nations most northerly region. Here is the Briefing Document.

November - Club Display event

2-4-CIX and the virtual Battle of Britain Memorial Flight strut their stuff with fly-pasts and spectacular aerobatic formations. This year our display is being held at Clacton, with the display line being along the beach front..

December - Christmas Caper

Our usual December month long tour of somewhere scenic and interesting.

For these events, don't forget to complete your PIREP in order to collect your STARS