Public Opening of: Sir Alan Cobham's Flying Circus; A Life of a Pioneering Aviator

14th September 2014

Alan Cobham Archive Image

Daniel Albon, Curator of the ‘Sir Alan Cobham’s Flying Circus’ exhibition will give a free lecture to officially open the exhibition to the public. This hour long lecture will feature footage from the Battle of Britain film and a personal tour of the exhibition which opens on 14th September 2014.

Sir Alan Cobham was a pioneering long distance aviator and technical innovator who became famous for his exploits in the interwar years by making aviation accessible and popular throughout the world. This talk will highlight Sir Alan Cobham’s life and achievements and also explore how he inspired countless pilots to join the Royal Air Force during the Second World War.

  • For more information about the exhibition please click here

Time: 4pm to 5pm
Location: Museum Lecture Theatre
Cost: FREE


Please note: if you have purchased tickets to the Battle of Britain lectures you will be eligible for guaranteed entry to this event. This offer is only valid on the full ticket price.

Please click here for more information about the Battle of Britain Talks.


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