The first Wings Over Wairarapa air show was hosted by the Masterton based New Zealand Sport & Vintage Aviation Society in 1999 and has grown significantly since then. The operation has evolved and we are now looking forward to attracting over 25,000 visitors to the 2017 show. This would mean that Wings is second in numbers only to the long running Warbirds Over Wanaka. It certainly rivals any other New Zealand show for display content and reputation and is now a significant event on the Australasian aviation events calendar. The purpose of Wings is to:
We’ve set the dates, we’re excited to announce Wings Over Wairarapa 2019 will be on the 22, 23rd and 24th February.
For updates please visit www.wings.org.nz, facebook / wowairshow or twitter / wowairshow.
Wings is more than an air show, aiming to provide visitors with a full experience and value for money event which they want to return to year after year. Therefore, it is important to keep the flying line up and activities varied to give people a new and local Wairarapa experience.
Flying is the core business but entertainment is the core goal.