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Airways on TV

Airways Airsports has been chosen many times to appear on TV programmes, and has even provided pilots for two feature films.

Among the more recent appearances have been Blue Peter (8 times), Adventurer’s Guide to Britain, Country Tracks, The Great British Weather, The Gadget Show and many many more.  Have a look at some of our appearances on TV:

Airways Airsports and ITV – Adventurers Guide to Britain

Gethin James goes for a microlight lesson with Chris, and Judy takes up the cameraman for ITV’s “Adventurer’s Guide to Britain”, which aired in 2011. Gethin flew in a flexwing microlight over Derbyshire. To play this video please click on the image link below.

Airways Airsports and BBC – How the Earth Made Us

Chris Dawes in Iceland, to film BBC’s documentary ”How the earth Made Us” water cycle episode. Chris flew a tandem paratrike, with presenter Iain Stewart.

The paratrike is from FlyProducts, coupled with an Ozone Magnum Tandem. To play this video please click on the image link below.

Airways Airsport and BBC – Country Tracks

Andy Snell takes Ellie Harrison on a tandem hang glider flight near Buxton, Derbyshire, as part of BBC’s “Country Tracks” programme. We used a Wills Wing Falcon 3 tandem glider and a powerful microlight tug aircraft to tow the glider up (tandem hang glider aerotow). 

Airways Airsports and BBC – The Great British Weather

Carol Kirkwood takes a tandem hang gliding flight in Derbyshire, with Judy.  They took off in their hang glider from our flying school near Ashbourne in Derbyshire, towed by a powerful microlight tug aircraft (aerotow hang gliding). Carol ran her fingers through a cloud!

Airways Airsports and BBC Blue Peter’s Matt Baker

Airways Airsports – Stratosphere

Airways Airsports and BBC’s Flying With Condors

Airways Airsports and Don’t Try This At Home Tandem Paraglide Switzerland

Airways Airsports and Don’t Try This At Home tandem hang glide 1