Who we are

In 2019 a suggestion was put forward to the Gosport Aviation Society (GAS) and the Lee Flying Association (LFA) committees, by a member of both associations, that it may be a good idea for the two groups to get together. It is the common aim of both organisations to preserve the aviation heritage of the area, encompassing the Gosport Peninsular, Lee-on-the-Solent and Fareham areas, to continue research and preservation of artefacts, while supporting both Boroughs with aviation displays. The ultimate aim is to have a heritage centre at the airfield allowing the general public access to the aviation history of the area. There is currently a small display of history and artefacts within the Hovercraft Museum.

The proposal was raised at the Annual General Meetings of the two organisations early in 2020. A steering group was formed to decide a way ahead and, when agreement was reached, the groups then held their own EGMs which called for a vote on the proposed merger. The response was almost unanimously in favour of the amalgamation. Processes were put in place and it was agreed that the new Daedalus Aviation & Heritage Group would form on the 1st February 2021. This website looks back on the history of both organisations and looks forward to the future of the new group.

Contact Us 

Use the form below to send us a message or email the Chairman, Terry Coombes.

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Open 7 days a week:

The airfield is open from 09:00hrs to 18:00hrs (local) during the summer and from 09:00hrs to sunset in the winter.

Location

Our clubhouse is adjacent to the
Control Tower at Solent Airport,

Lee-on-the-Solent, Hampshire,
PO13 9FZ, United Kingdom.

 

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