Classic Jets at Oshkosh 2018

Rare British Aircraft Coming to EAA AirVenture Oshkosh 2018

British Meteor, Venom, and Vampire to join U.S., Canadian, Soviet jets at event

December 14, 2017 - Some of the oldest jet aircraft in existence will be flying over the flightline at EAA AirVenture Oshkosh 2018 as the world’s largest fly-in convention brings together a rarely seen gathering of these early jets.

Among the airplanes expected to participate is a rare British Meteor, currently the oldest flying original jet in existence, which will arrive from the United Kingdom. British Venom and Vampire jets will be part of the gathering, as will American designs such as the T-33 Shooting Star and F-86 Sabre, as well as a Soviet-era MiG-17.

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