The Norwegian Spitfire Foundation's Sea Fury is due to fly on all four days at Airbourne. At the weekend (Saturday and Sunday only) Rich Goodwin, the MiG-15 and the T-33 are all due to display.
Jersey International Air Display
Two impressive additions to the line-up this year are Antonov AN-2 'Annie' (landing and taking off from the beach if permitted) and Rich Goodwin.
F35B at RIAT
Air Vice-Marshal Harv Smyth, Air Officer Commanding No. 1 Group, has advised that, all being well, the F35B “role demo” will involve fast and slow passes, finishing with a decel to hover and pedal turn, before the aircraft returns to RAF Marham.
Fifth Buchon for Flying Legends
Latest aircraft added to the Flying Legends Airshow displays is a fifth Buchon, ‘White 5’, G-AWHR
Grasshoppers for Legends
A pair of Piper Aircraft Corporation L-4 Grasshoppers (G-BECN – G-BMKC) have been added to the flying displays at Flying Legends
A technical problem has reduced the number of Hurricanes expected at the Shuttleworth Military Airshow from 8 to 7
Aircraft Restoration Company's Spitfire Tr9 G-CCCA 'PV202' is the latest and 14th Spitfire to be added to the Flying Legends Displays
Richard Goodwin and The Blades have been added to the flying displays. The US Navy F/A-18s and Lithuanian Mi-8 have been removed from the static displays.
Clacton night flying
Twilight evening flights at the Clacton Airshow this year will be from the Tigers Free Fall Team, The Fireflies and Brendan O'Brien's Otto.
Aerosuperbatics Wingwalkers have been added to the displays at Flying Legends.
The Swedish Air Force Historic Flight J29 Tunnan has replaced the Saab J35 Draken at the Southport Air Show. The full line-up is
on their web site.
Breitling Jet Team
Breitling has decided to ends its sponsorship contract with Apache Aviation.
Full news story.
Patrouille de France
The Patrouille de France have now been confirmed for flying displays at RIAT on Friday and Saturday. There will also be French Army Aviation Puma and Gazelle on static display.
Qatar Emiri Air Force C-130J-30 Hercules and C-17A Globemaster III have been added to the statics. Heliops Sea King, HHA Hunter and Martin Baker Meteors have been cancelled. The RCAF_ARC C-130 Tac Demo has been changed to a flypast.
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