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Belgian F-16

The Belgian F-16 should have flown at Airbourne but an attempt to resolve an insurance issue was not successful so the displays have been cancelled.

More ....News date 14-17.08.22

Blenheim

The line-up for Shuttleworth's Vintage Airshow on September 4th is now on their web site (and ours).

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News date 04.08.22

Thunderbolt

Airbourne has had to cancel the display by the Hawker Tempest II, which is not expected to be display-ready in time. The Thunderbolt will display instead.

More ....News date 02.08.22

Chinook

Blackpool Airshow's full flying list and proposed timetable are on the show's social media here and their web site here

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News date 02.08.22

Swordfish

Aircraft have been added to Duxford's Battle of Britain Airshow, which now has 17 Spitfires/Seafire; 7 Hurricanes, the Blenheim and the Swordfish.

More .... News date 30.07.22

Fokker DR1 Replica

The flying list for Duxford's Flying Evening on August 27th is on their web site (and ours)

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News date 28.07.22

Beluga

RIAT 2023 will be on 14 - 16 July. Tickets are available now.

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News date 17.07.22

Red Arrows

The full flying list for Airbourne - the Eastbourne International Airshow - is on their web site.
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News date 05.07.22

Chinook

Next year's RAF Cosford Airshow will be held on June 11th 2023.

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News date 12.06.22

Black Eagles Their photo  

Displays by the Republic of Korea Air Force 'Black Eagles' have now been confirmed by RIAT. They are due to fly on all 3 days.

More ....News date 23.05.22

Saab SK35 Draken

The SWAFHF 2022 display schedule lists their Viggen, Draken and Lansen for RIAT and unspecified aircraft for Jersey. The shows have not confirmed the displays.

More ....News date 20.05.22

Pilatus PC9 Their photo  

Flying: Irish Air Corps Silver Swallows (four Pilatus PC-9M). Static: a pair of F-15E Strike Eagles, an F-35A Lightning II, Polish Navy Bryza, Hawker Hunter T72 and Embraer Super Tucano.

More ....News date 19.05.22

Black Eagles Their photo  

The Republic of Korea Air Force 'Black Eagles' have RIAT, Farnborough and Southport airshows in their 2022 schedule. Southport and RIAT have confirmed.

More ....News date 16.05.22

Red Arrows

The Red Arrows will display with a 7-aircraft formation for the 2022 season. Nine aircraft should fly in national flypast events.

More ....News date 15.05.22

F35b

An F35B Lightning will perform a series of flypasts over the show on June 12. A Puma will be on static display.

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News date 14.05.22

Great War Display Team

The Weston Air Festival flying display list has been published. The Red Arrows will close the show on Sunday.

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News date 11.05.22

Hungarian Gripen Their photo  

The Hungarian Gripen Display has been withdrawn from the RAF Cosford Air Show for operational reasons but flying at RIAT.

More ....News date 11.05.22

Seafire

Navy Wings say their Seafire SX336 will be flying at the National Armed Forces Day event in Scarborough on 25th June

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News date 06.05.22

There were no new flying additions in the 5th May RIAT participation update, but interesting statics from Germany, Romania and Historic Helicopters.

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News date 05.05.22

Catalina

The Catalina will now be flying on all 3 days of the Midlands Air Festival, not just the Thusday. Bob Grimstead's Fournier RF4D has been cancelled.

More ....News date 05.05.22

Chinook

The RAF Chinook Display Team have announced their 2022 display dates. There are 10 UK locations plus one in France and one in Germany.

More ....News date 02.05.22

Typhoon

The 2022 RAF Typhoon Display Team schedule is now on their web site.

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News date 28.04.22

Latest RIAT flying display additions are the Hungarian Air Force Mi-24 Hind and Gripen, both of which are also on static. Other additions to the statics are a KC-390 Millennium from Brazil; RAF Juno and Jupiter helicopters and a pair of civilian Pilatus aircraft.

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News date 28.04.22

Flying at RIAT: Czech Air Force Hind & Hip Combat SAR demo and W-3 Sokol helicopter solo. Possibly also examples of their Gripen & ALCA (TBC). On static, Estonian Air Force M28 Skytruck and several civilian aircraft.

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News date 14.04.22

Chinook

The organisers of the RAF Cosford Air Show have confirmed that the Chinook will display at the show on June 12

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News date 13.04.22

Red Arrows

The Red Arrows will also display at the Midlands Air Festival on the Saturday - a day previously excluded. They are now scheduled to display on all 3 days.

More ....News date 12.04.22

Rafale Solo

The French Air Force Rafale Solo display has been added to the schedule at the RAF Cosford Air Show on 12th June

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News date 12.04.22

Hellenic AF F-16

RIAT confirmations. Flying: Zeus Demo Team. Static: Portuguese TB30 Epsilon; Boeing C-17A Globemaster; Europe's only airworthy Sabre & a Gloster Meteor.

More ....News date 07.04.22

BBMF Lancaster

Added to the flying at the Duxford Summer Air Show, 18-19 June: BBMF Lancaster (Saturday only), RN Black Cats and Rich Goodwin Pitts Special

More ....News date 01.04.22

Royal Jordanian Falcons

RIAT Flying additions: Royal Jordanian Falcons and a RN Wildcat. On static: a RN Merlin & Avenger; German Navy P-3C Orion & Sea Lynx; HM Coastguard AW189 & Sikorsky S-92 and a civilian Cessna Bird Dog & Skymaster.

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News date 31.03.22

Lancaster

The Red Arrows, Typhoon and Battle of Britain Memorial Flight will all display on all four days of the Bournemouth Air Festival.

More ....News date 23.03.22

Red Arrows

The Red Arrows display schedule is now on their web site.

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News date 23.03.22

The Spanish Air Force EF-18 Hornet and Slovenian Air Force PC-9M have been added to the RIAT 2022 flying displays. The Belgian F-16 has also been confirmed and a pair will be on static, as will a 2nd Slovenian PC-9M, a Let-410 Turbolet and a Royal Jordanian Air Force C-130 Hercules.

More ....News date 17.03.22

The organisers of the International Air Day at Yeovilton say:
"It is with regret we can confirm, for commercial reasons, that The Royal Navy International Air Day will not take place in 2022. It is hoped the Air Day will be back on as usual in 2023."

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News date 17.03.22

The USAF Heritage Flight 2022 Schedule lists RIAT for its F-35A Lightning and A-10 Thunderbolt. The appearance has not been confirmed by the show.

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News date 16.03.22

Belgian F-16

Team Raven are the latest addition to the flying list. The Belgian A109 and F-16 solo displays, previously listed by the teams, have now been confirmed by the show.

More ....News date 12.03..22 & 05.03.22

Swiss F/A-18

A German Army NH90 TTH, the Finnish Hawk solo and Swiss PC-7 team have been added to the flying displays. The Swiss F/A-18 is now confirmed.

More ....News date 10.03.22 & 03.03.22

Baby Blue, The Royal Danish Air Force Display Team, have been confirmed for their debut RIAT display.

Sally B and P-47D Thunderbolt will be on static display.

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News date 24.02.22

Strikemasters

General admission and pier access tickets for the Southport Airshow are now on sale.

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News date 16.02.22

Hungarian Gripen Their photo

A JAS39 Gripen from the Hungarian Air Force is the first display to be announced for the RAF Cosford Airshow.

More ....News date 16.02.22

Red Arrows

There will be no Newcastle (NI) Festival of Flight in 2022.

News date 15.02.22

Rolls Royce Spitfire

The Rolls Royce Mk XIX Spitfire and P51D Mustang are the latest additions to the flying list at the Midlands Air Festival. They will display on all 3 days.

More ....News date 13.02.22

Balbo

Flying Legends 2022 has been cancelled. Sywell has not worked out, so the show is again looking for a new venue.

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News date 11.02.22

Lancaster over Sally B

Tickets for Duxford's Summer, Battle of Britain and other airshows are now on general sale.

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News date 07.02.22

2022 RAF Tutor Display Pilot

Tutor displays will return in 2022 after a 2-year absence. The display pilot for the season is Flight Lieutenant David-John Gibbs. (photo SAC Kimberley Waterson)

More ....News date 01.02.22

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