Date: 10 September 2024
Location: RFC Rendcomb Airfield

To participate in a wingwalking challenge you will need to:

  • Be at least 18. If you are over the age of 65 years old, you’ll need to provide a doctor’s note, clearly stating that you are fit and able to take part in a wing walking experience
  • Be no taller than 6 feet 2 inches / 188cm
  • Be no heavier than 14 stone / 89 kg. Have a waist measurement including layers of warm clothing and a jacket of no more than 40 inches / 102 cm
  • Be able to climb completely unassisted up to and down from the top wing of one of our Boeing Stearman biplanes. This is a steep climb of approximately 10 feet / 3m, a high leg lift up on to the bottom wing and another high leg lift to get over the side of the cockpit. You’ll need to be able to kneel and pull various struts and wires to get on to the top wing.
  • Be able to withstand the strong wind pressures experienced while flying at speeds of up to 130mph
  • Meet all listed health requirements

For further information, please contact: [email protected]

wing walking

Event Registration: Wing Walking