18th-19th August 2018, London Biggin Hill Airport, Kent

Last updated: July 9, 2018 at 11:11 am

The 2018 festival will coincide with the 100th anniversary of the Royal Air Force (RAF100). Invitations to participate have been extended to The Red Arrows and the Battle of Britain Memorial Flight.

While 2018’s show will commemorate the RAF’s centenary year, the team at Biggin Hill team will also be launching the next 100 years of aviation by inspiring local youth to pursue careers in the industry. Its proposal to create the London Aerospace & Technology College will be showcased on-site during the Festival of Flight.

Images from 2017 Event

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Latest Aircraft Participation

Royal Air Force

  • Red Arrows – BAE Systems Hawk T1 x 9 (F)
  • Boeing Chinook HC6/6A (F) RAF Chinook Display Team (SATURDAY ONLY)
  • Battle of Britain Memorial Flight – Avro Lancaster B1 (F)
  • Battle of Britain Memorial Flight – Supermarine Spitfire (F)
  • Battle of Britain Memorial Flight – Hawker Hurricane IIc (F)

Classic Jets and Cold War Era Types

  • North American OV-10B Bronco (F) Bronco Demo Team


  • Supermarine Spitfire IX (F) TA805/Biggin Hill Heritage Hangar
  • Supermarine Spitfire IX (F) Old Flying Machine Company
  • Supermarine Spitfire PRXI (F) Hangar 11 Collection
  • Hawker Hurricane I (F) Anglia Aircraft Restorations/Air Leasing Ltd
  • Hawker Hurricane X (F) Biggin Hill Heritage Hangar
  • Bristol Blenheim 1F  (F) Aircraft Restoration Company
  • Hispano HA1112-M4L Buchon (F) Air Leasing Ltd
  • Boeing B-17G Flying Fortress (F) Sally-B
  • Hawker Fury FB11/ISS (F) Anglia Aircraft Restorations/Air Leasing Ltd
  • Great War Display Team – RAF SE5a x 3 (F)
  • Great War Display Team – Sopwith Triplane (F)
  • Great War Display Team – RAF BE2c (F)
  • Great War Display Team – Avro 504K (F)
  • Great War Display Team – Fokker Dr1 x 2 (F)
  • Great War Display Team – Junkers CL1 x 2 (F)
  • de Havilland DH82a Tiger Moth (F) Richard Pickin
  • Bucker Jungmann (S) Micheal Pickin


  • Pitts S-2S Special (F) Rich Goodwin
  • Turbulent Display Team – Druine D31 Turbulent x 4 (F)
  • Aerosuperbatics Wingwalkers – Boeing Stearman x 2 (F)

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: B-17 Preservation Ltd ; Great War Display Team