16th-22nd July 2018, Farnborough Aerodrome, Hampshire

Last updated: November 7, 2017 at 15:29 pm

Farnborough International Airshow is the most famous airshow in the UK. Held every two years, the show the UK’s shop-window for the Aerospace Industry featuring exhibitors fron the civilian, defence and space sectors. The first five days are the main trade days though the Friday hosts “Futures Day” and an “Enthusiasts Day.” The world famous daily flying display is a fundamental part of Farnborough, showcasing the most advanced commercial and military aircraft.

The Public Weekend sees a bigger five hour flying display. From the roar of the military jets to the iconic red, white and blue vapor trails from the Red Arrows, it’s an exhilarating afternoon of flying. There’s a whole host of interactive activities, exhibits and entertainment features too. Visit the Space Zone and Innovation Zone for a look into the future of aerospace, with live demonstrations and guest talks from astronauts. Take the opportunity to meet the heroes of the flying display in the ‘Meet the Pilot’ area or simply just soak up the atmosphere and wonder through the various exhibits throughout the show ground.

Images from 2016 Event

Essential Show Information


Official Airshow Website

Ticket Information

Event News/Press Releases

Latest Aircraft Participation


  • Westland Sea King HU5 (S)

Mitsubshi Aircraft Corporation

  • Mitsubshi MRJ (S)


  • Supermarine Spitfire IXT (F) ARCo (Public Weekend)
  • Bristol Blenheim 1F (F) ARCo (Public Weekend)
  • Great War Display Team – RAF SE5a x 3 (F) (Public Weekend)
  • Great War Display Team – Avro 504k (F) (Public Weekend)
  • Great War Display Team – Fokker Dr1 x 2 (F) (Public Weekend)
  • Great War Display Team – Junkers CL1 x 2 (F) (Public Weekend)
  • Great War Display Team – Sopwith Triplane (F) (Public Weekend)
  • Great War Display Team – RAF BE2c (F) (Public Weekend)


  • Gyro Air Displays – Rotorsport Calidus (F) (Public Weekend)
  • AeroSuperBatics Wingwalkers – Boeing Stearman x 2 (F) (Public Weekend)


AIRCRAFT” – New Addition, (F) – Flying Display, (S) – Static Display, (F/S) – Flying and Static Display, (FP) – Flypast Only, (V) – Visiting Aircraft, (SP) – Support Aircraft, “AIRCRAFT” & (TBC)Participation To Be Confirmed by Organiser

CREDITS: Great War Display Team