Events 2023


2023 ModelAir Events

May 2023 – Mayfly

MayFly  13th – 14th May 2023

July 2023 – Scale Weekend

ModelAir Scale Weekend  22nd – 23rd July 2023

September 2023 – Festival of Flight

ModelAir Festival of Flight  16th – 17th September 2023



Are agreed with Shuttleworth Management Team. Please plan your journey to ensure that you arrive when the gates are open.

Gate Opening Times Airfield Access Important Note: Out of Hours Access
07.15 – Gates open FOR TRADERS ONLY
09.00 – Gates open for pilots and public
23.00 – Gates are closed and locked overnight
Traders & Campers please note that access to the Airfield is not permitted before midday on Friday. For potential difficulties regarding access to the Shuttleworth site either late at night or early morning, please contact ModelAir BEFORE THE EVENT 07722 369375 or between 8.00-21.00 on Friday-Saturday-Sunday.
Model Flying Times

Model Flying in May and July: 10.01 – 17.45 to ensure the airfield is clear by 18.00

Model Flying in September: 10.0116.45 to ensure the airfield is clear by 17.00



Getting here by car

To find us please use this postcode and follow the Visitor Attraction signs

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We are two miles due west of the A1 at Biggleswade, approx 20 miles from J13 on M1.

We have a new entrance that opened in July 2021, located on the B658 Shefford Road.

The old Collection entrance on Hill Lane is now for pedestrians and cyclists only.  Please call the number on the gate for access.

Old Warden Park
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The ModelAir Team looks forward to welcoming you to this unique airfield at Old Warden, for another model flying season in 2023.