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Spitfire Sit In Experience



The most famous of all the WWII fighter planes, our Spitfire was used to escort USA air force bombers between 1942 and 1943. It has the livery of the original squadron it served, No 310 (Czech) Squadron based at nearby Duxford. This is your chance to experience what it’s like to sit in this iconic aircraft.


Our team will talk you walk you through the whole thing from getting in and out of the aircraft to the detailed controls from within the cockpit.


Each sit in session lasts for 10 minutes with about 6 minutes on board. You must be fit and able-bodied with a max bodyweight of 15 stone.


The aircraft is cleaned before and after each sit in. the team will follow all the recommended COVD-19 guidelines at the time.




You must have a valid event ticket for Engineering Open Workshop, as well as this ticket, please book an online HERE


No discount rate for membership holders.


Tickets available subject to availability.


Whilst we will do our very best to offer all the above-featured aircraft, vehicles and exhibits may change subject to workflow, serviceability, weather and Covid-19 regulations and precautions.