During the IWM Duxford’s Summer Air Show, BADA’s CEO George Bacon presented both the BADA Trophy and Miss Demeanour Trophy to the 2021 Recipients.

2021 BADA Trophy – IWM Duxford Showcase Days

The BADA Award for 2021 was presented to John Brown, Director of IWM Duxford by George Bacon, BADA CEO. The IWM Duxford Team, led by John, were awarded the trophy for their Showcase (now Flying) Days; a calendar of smaller air displays which continue to offer display opportunities for new Display Pilots, FDD members in training and similar opportunities to increase the badly needed pool of FCC members.

2021 Miss Demeanour Trophy – John Romain MBE

George Bacon, BADA’s CEO, presented the Miss Demeanour Trophy for 2021 to John Romain, MBE for his remarkable and moving NHS Spitfire tribute, combined with his vital ambassadorship for Air Displays and Historic Aviation.