Reykjavik airport celebrated its 70th birthday yesterday.
There was a big big airshow and also the history of the airport.
Honorary guests where six British Royal Airforce pilots who where stationed here when the airport opened in 1941 during the second world war .
One of them ,mr. Hugh Eccles made the first landing in a two engine Hudson bomber.
Mr. Eccles was in the No. 269 SQUADRON R.A.F.
You can see them in the first part of the video , being talked to by a local tv station.
In: Citizen Journalism
Tags: reykjavik, iceland, ísland, reykjavík, airshow, flugsýning, september, 2011, video, myndband,
Location: Reykjavik, Capital Region, Iceland (load item map)
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