13th July 2019, RNAS Yeovilton (HMS Heron), Somerset
Last updated: April 16, 2019 at 12:56 pm

The International Air Day is the Royal Navy’s premier airshow and showcases the Fleet Air Arm alongside Royal Air Force, British Army and international military participants. There is also the pick of civilian display teams and historic warbirds and jets in an exciting five hour flying display and extensive static park. The award-winning airshow attracts 35,000 visitors with significant UK and foreign military participation and support from the world’s leading aerospace companies. Air Day continues to build on its success having won Gold at the South West Tourism Excellence Awards 2013 and Bronze at the national Visit England Awards for Excellence.


Images from the 2018 Event


Essential Show Information

SATNAV: BA22 8HB

Official Airshow Website

Ticket Information

Event News/Press Releases


Latest Aircraft Participation

Royal Navy

  • Black Cats – Leonardo AW159 Wildcat HMA2 (F) (TBC) 825NAS

Royal Air Force

  • Red Arrows – BAE Systems Hawk T1 x 9 (F)
  • Eurofighter Typhoon FGR4 (F) 29(R) Sqn/RAF Typhoon Display Team
  • Shorts Tucano T1 (F) 72(R) Sqn/RAF Tucano Display Team
  • 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)

British Army

  • AgustaWestland WAH-64D Apache AH1 (F) Attack Helicopter Display Team

United States Air Force

  • Boeing C-17A Globemaster III (S) 315AW

Belgian Air Force

  • Lockheed Martin F-16AM Fighting Falcon (F) F-16 Demo Team
  • Sud-Aviation SA316B Alouette III (S)

German Navy

  • Lockheed P-3C Orion (S) MFG-3

Hellenic Air Force

  • Beechcraft T-6A Texan II (F) Daedalus Demo Team

Royal Jordanian Air Force/Royal Jordanian Airlines

  • Royal Jordanian Falcons – Extra 330LX x 4 (F)

Lithuanian Air Force

  • Aero Vodochody L-39C Albatros (F)
  • Alenia C-27J Spartan (S)
  • Mil Mi-8UTV Hip (S)

Warbirds

  • Fairey Swordfish I (F) (TBC) NavyWings

Classic Jets and Cold War Era Types

  • Westland Wessex HU5 (F) Historic Helicopters
  • BAC Strikemaster Mk80a (F) NWMAS
  • BAC Strikemaster Mk82a (F) NWMAS
  • Hawker Sea Fury T20 (F) (TBC) NavyWings

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: Attack Helicopter Display Team Display Calendar ; Black Cats Helicopter Display Team Calendar ; NavyWings – Sea Fury & Swordfish