UK Airshow news, dates, maps & photos

UK Airshow news, dates & maps

  • Harrier at Farnborough 2018
    Harrier at Farnborough 2018
  • Tornado GR4
    Tornado GR4 at Duxford
  • Frecce Tricolori
    Frecce Tricolori
  • Breitling Jet Team at Bournemouth 2018
    Breitling Jet Team at Bournemouth 2018

 Airshow news

 Airshow news

  • Falmouth Week Air Show

    Falmouth Week this year will include a new mini-airshow with three displays beteen 17.45 and 18.45, featuring the Strikemaster pair, the Blades and the Wingwalkers.

  • Yeovilton static additions

    Seven naval aircraft of four types have been added to the static line-up at Yeovilton: Hawk T1, Avenger T1, Sea King HU5 and 3 Gazelles.

  • Sunderland Additions

    Added to the Sunderland Airshow: Republic P47 Thunderbolt 'Nellie', T-33 Shooting Star (Norwegian Air Force Historical Squadron), Strikemaster Mk82A G-SOAF, Wildcat Aerobatics, The Blades, Bronco, Fireflies, Tigers Parachute Display Team & Royal Navy Wildcat.

  • Italians confirmed. RIAT bumper update

    Italian flying displays confirmed: FrecceTricolori, F-2000A Typhoon, C-27J Spartan & T-346A Master. New statics confirmed: Austrian AF C-130K Hercules, Belgian AF ERJ/135/145, Belgian AF F-16AM, Hungarian AF JAS-39C Gripen, Canadian CC-130J/H Hercules & CP-140 Aurora.

  • Royal Navy International Air Day

    Three aircraft with French Naval connections will display at Yeovilton: a Breguet Br.1050 Alizé sub-hunter, a Fouga CM.175 Zéphyr trainer and a Morane-Saulnier MS.760 Paris trainer / light communications aircraft.

  • Lysander pair

    The Lysanders from the Shuttleworth Collection and the Aircraft Restoration Company are due to fly together at the Shuttleworth Collection's May evening airshow.


  • F15E, Mustang & Thunderbolt flypast at Duxford

    The F-15E Strike Eagle will fly wing-to-wing with a P-47 Thunderbolt and P-51 Mustang to commemorate D-Day 75 at the Duxford Air Festival. The rest of the flying programme is now on the show's web page.

  • Flying Legends

    Hawker Sea Fury T.20 WG655 (G-INVN) is the latest aircraft to be added to the displays at the Flying Legends Airshow on the 13-14 July 2019.

  • Blades at Southport

    The Blades have been confirmed flying on Saturday and Sunday at the Southport Airshow

  • USA at RIAT

    The USAF will have a CV-22B Osprey in the flying display and another on static. Also from the USAF on static will be an MC-130J Commando II, C-17 Globemaster & F-15E Strike Eagle. The US Navy will have a E-6B Mercury on static.

  • Tigers at Eastbourne

    Airbourne regulars, the Tigers Parachute Display Team, have been confirmed for a return to the Eastbourne show in 2019.

  • F-16 Viper and F-18 at RIAT

    A revised schedule for the F-16 Viper Demonstration Team includes RIAT on 19-21 July. Not yet confirmed by the show. The Finnish Air Force F-18 has also now been confirmed.

  • Yeovilton

    The first Royal Navy display has been confirmed for the Royal Navy International Air Day at RNAS Yeovilton: a combined Maritime Role Demo by a pair of Wildcat HMA2 and a Merlin HM2.

  • Flying Legends

    The latest participating aircraft added to Flying Legends 2019 is North American P-51D Mustang G-SHWN 'The Shark'

  • RAF Cosford additions

    Aerobatic additions: Pitts Special 'G-VOOM' appearing for the first time & Phil Burgess in his Rhin DR-107 One Design aircraft.

  • Wales Airshow

    The Catalina has been added to the flying schedule at the Wales Airshow.

  • Abingdon Air and Country Show

    The show has released a statement via social media and other channels confirming that the 2018 show was the last show in its recent form. From next year the show will be a bigger Country Show with expanded fly-in and pleasure flights but no flying display.

  • Daks at Prestwick

    The D Day Squadron, part of the Tunison Foundation, are bringing at least 12 C47s to Prestwick en route the D Day anniversary celebrations at Duxford and Normandy. The aircraft will be at the former HMS Gannet site on 25th May. There is also a special evening / night viewing. Bookings through

  • Gnat at Midlands

    One of the Folland Gnats from the Gnat Display team will fly at the Midlands Air Festival and there is a hint that it may fly in formation with other aircraft.

  • Weston Air Festival

    The Weston Air Festival will include 'Balloons on the Beach' this year. Up to 30 balloons will take off from the beach during the evenings of 22nd and 23rd June.

  • 6 Spitfires at Legends

    There are now six Spitfires on the flying schedule at Flying Legends following the addition of Historic Aircraft Collection's MkVb 'BM597'.

  • Spitfire added

    Supermarine Spitfire Mk 1a 'N3200' is now on the flying list for the Duxford Air Festival

  • Yeovilton

    One, possibly both, of Europe’s only airworthy Gloster Meteors, and the BAe Systems Anson, will be on static display at the Royal Navy International Air Day.

  • RAF Falcons

    The RAF Falcons have published their programme for the year up to the end of July.

    RAF Falcons programme

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