Calendar of British & UK Airshows 2019 onwards

Airshows and other flying displays, 2019 and beyond

   Airshow dates and details

Airshows in 2019   (future years beneath)

Date Airshow &Venue Airshow Details
May 5 Air and Country Show
Abingdon Airfield, Oxfordshire
OX13 6JG
01235 529142

The 20th anniversary of this relaxed and friendly show keeps to the Bank Holiday weekend for 2019 after experimenting with a slightly later date in 2017. It may well be the first major show of the year for most participants, so the first public display of new teams, new personnel, new paint schemes etc.

Expect live music, local crafts, vintage and classic vehicles, military and civilian static aircraft, as well as a major fly-in.

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June 1 - 2Torbay Airshow
Paignton
Torbay
Devon
TQ4 6AG

Returning for a fourth year. The show is based over the sea at Paignton and the ground events are centred on Paignton Green.

An 'event village' offers stalls, music, food and fair rides.

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June 2 - 9Daks over Normandy
There will be a commemoration of the 75th anniversary of D-Day from 2 to 5 June at IWM Duxford and from 6 to 9 June at Caen Carpiquet Airport in France. On 5th June around 30 Douglas Dakotas / DC-3s / C-47s from all over the world are expected to fly in formation across the English Channel for an airborne parachute drop over the original 1944 drop zones.
June 9 RAF Cosford Air Show
RAF Cosford, Shropshire
TF11 8UP
0844 5611897

The only RAF-organised show, featuring plenty of RAF displays and other airshow favourites: classic and current British and foreign aircraft, lots of static aircraft, entertainment, air museum and trade stalls all on this operational RAF airbase.

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June 13 - 15Aero Expo UK
Wycombe Air Park, Bucks
SL7 3DP

Mainly a trade fair exhibiting all types from ultralights through to piston props and helicopters as well as aviation-related technology and accessories. It will include fly-ins of private and exhibited aircraft and a few air displays.

June 22 - 23 Weston Air Festival & Armed Forces Weekend
Weston Bay
Weston-super-Mare
Somerset
BS23 1BE

Free event along the seafront and in the air above Weston Bay. Once a single-day event, it was extended to 2 days in 2014.

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June 22 - 23 Classic & Sports Car Show with Flywheel Festival
Bicester Airfield
Oxfordshire
OX26 5HA

The Classic and Sports Car Show (often abbreviated to C&SCShow), previously held at Alexandra Palace, and the Flywheel Festival, have combined into a show with cars and aircraft. Cars on display from private owners, collectors and dealers on this well preserved WW2 bomber station, all against the background of genuine WW2 buildings.

July 6 - 7 Wales Air Show
Swansea Bay, Glamorgan
SA1 9SA

This show used to be held every two years but became an annual show from 2016. This is a free event along the South Wales coast, which attracts first class displays and over ¼ million visitors.

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July 19-21 Royal International Air Tattoo
RAF Fairford, Gloucestershire
GL7 4EG
0800 1071940

The biggest military airshow in the world. Modern military and classic aircraft featuring static and flying exhibits from all over the world, including several national display teams, in around eight hours of spectacular flying each day.

August 10 - 11Military and Flying Show
Location to be agreed
The show is taking a rest in 2018 but hopes to return in 2019, possibly in a new venue.

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August 15 - 18 Airbourne - Eastbourne International Airshow
Eastbourne,
BN21 3YT
01323 411400

Free 4-day airshow along the very attractive seafront with ground displays, extensive military exhibition and plenty of flying all four days including strong military involvement. Also live music on the beach stage, children’s entertainment areas, helicopter pleasure flights and fireworks.

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Sept 7-8 (TBC) Scottish International Airshow
The Low Green, Ayr, Scotland
KA7 2XA
01292 479500
Future Years
July 17-19 2020
July 16-18 2021
July 15-17 2022
Royal International Air Tattoo
RAF Fairford, Gloucestershire
GL7 4EG
0800 1071940

The biggest military airshow in the world. Modern military and classic aircraft featuring static and flying exhibits from all over the world, including several national display teams, in around eight hours of spectacular flying each day.

July 20 - 26 2020
July 18 - 24 2022

Farnborough International air Show
Farnborough Aerodrome, Hampshire
GU14 6AZ

The biggest aircraft trade show in the UK is held once every two years. The first few days are trade days but Friday has special features for younger people and the last two days are a public airshow.

August 13 - 16 2020 Airbourne - Eastbourne International Airshow
Eastbourne,
BN21 3YT
01323 411400

Free 4-day airshow along the very attractive seafront with ground displays, extensive military exhibition and plenty of flying all four days including strong military involvement. Also live music on the beach stage, children’s entertainment areas, helicopter pleasure flights and fireworks.

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Sept 4,5,6 2020 (TBC)

Scottish International Airshow
The Low Green, Ayr, Scotland
KA7 2XA
01292 479500

Important. We do our best to make sure that information is accurate but there may be errors and details may not be complete. If in doubt, please check with the organisers. Links are provided where known.