Planes from 1920 – level 2

05-12-2016 07:00

During the Vintage Air Rally, people flew biplanes from the 1920s and 1930s over Africa. They are recreating the route that Imperial Airways flew when Britain colonised other countries. They are doing this to support charity. They expect to fly 12,800 kilometres, until they reach Cape Town in two weeks.

Difficult words: vintage (old but of high quality), rally (a meeting of people), biplanes (a plane with two wings on top of one another).

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