Calendar of British & UK Airshows 2022 onwards

Airshows and other flying displays, 2022 and beyond

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Airshows, airshow dates and airshow participation may be liable to change because of the Coronavirus.
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2023 +

Airshow dates and details

A calendar showing the dates and details of British military and civilian airshows throughout the UK, including seaside and airfield air shows.

Airshows in 2022   (later years beneath)

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DateAirshow &VenueAirshow Details
September
24 - 25
Sywell Classic Pistons and Props
Sywell Aerodrome
Northants
NN6 0BN
Classic cars, bikes and planes, vintage lifestyle and family entertainment including live music. Vintage and classic traders. Many of the visitors wear classic dress.

RAF Falcons Parachute Display Team (11.30 Saturday only)
WW1 dogfight (15.00 Saturday. 11.30 Sunday)
Hawker Hurricane (13.41 Saturday, 14.07 Sunday)
This list is based on information available at the time it was first published and known updates. Things change. Please check the show's web site for the latest participation list.
October
2
Shuttleworth Race Day
Old Warden, Biggleswade, Bedfordshire
SG18 9EP
01767 627927

The last airshow of the season at Old Warden, Shuttleworth Race Day, will blend the best of Shuttleworth's vehicles with the usual superlative flying including a mock air race.

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October
8
Duxford Flying Finale
Duxford Cambs
CB22 4QR
01223 835000

Last year the final Duxford airshow of the season was called 'Best of 2021' and was listed as a Flying Day, although the programme was as full as many an airshow. For 2022 it becomes a 'Special Flying Event' and has a name change to 'Flying Finale'.

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2023 & Future Years

June 11
2023
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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July
1 - 2
2023
Wales Air Show
Swansea Bay, Glamorgan
SA1 9SA
01792 637300

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 14-16
2023
July 19-21 2024
July 18-20 2025
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.

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July
29 - 30
2023
Old Buckenham Air Show
Old Buckenham, Norfolk
NR17 1PU
01953 860806

Previously a one-day show, it has been held over 2 days since 2013.

An exciting mix of warbirds and civilian aircraft; classic and military vehicles; military vehicle rides; re-enactors; bands; food village; funfair.

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July 29 -
August 5
2023
Swanage Carnival
Swanage Bay
Dorset
BH19 1LD

A week of family activities on land and sea that usually includes some air displays.

August
4 - 13
2023
Falmouth Week
Falmouth Seafront
TR11 3DF
Falmouth week is 5th - 14th August. Mostly sailing and onshore events but there would normally be some flying on the Wednesday.
August
12 - 13, 2023
Echoes of History Show
Whitehouse Farm
The Living Memorial
Rettendon
Essex
CM3 8DL

The former 'Military and Flying Machines Show' took a rest in 2018 but returned in a new location in 2019 as the 'Echoes of History Show'. After cancellation in 2020 and 2021 due to Covid-19, the show was back in 2022.

Primarily a Living History show, with re-enactors and classic and military vehicles. There has been flying in the past.

August
12 - 13, 2023
Blackpool Airshow
Tower Festival Headland, Blackpool, Lancashire
FY1 4BJ
01253 478222

Free seaside airshow with afternoon displays of classic and modern aircraft over two days, centred just to the left of the Northern Victorian pier.

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August
12 - 14
2023
Whitby Regatta
Whitby
North Yorkshire

The Regatta is held over three days. There are generally air displays on one or two of the days, typically including the Red Arrows and the BBMF.

August
12 - 18
2023
Cromer Carnival
Cromer
Norfolk
NR27 9HP

A week of carnival events, in the week that includes the third Wednesday in August, with one or two air displays on the final Wednesday.

August 31 -
September 3
2023
Bournemouth Air Festival
Bournemouth, Dorset
BH1 3AF

The 15th Bournemouth airshow, one of the biggest free shows in Europe. Expect military and civilian favourites in the air and naval involvement; parachutes with flares and planes with fireworks after dark along with lots of music and other entertainment on the ground for the whole family in this award-winning festival.

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September
14
2023
Jersey International Air Display
St Aubins Bay, Jersey, Channel Is
01534-873956

Wartime and modern military and civil aircraft. Expect an impressive line-up including a great deal of foreign participation not commonly seen on the mainland. Flying is over the coast in St Aubins Bay, adjacent to the island's capital, St. Helier.

September
14
Guernsey Air Display
St Peter Port, Guernsey, Channel Is
GU1
01481 728686

Slightly smaller than the Jersey show on the same day, this show is centred to the east of St Peter Port harbour.

 

 

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