The UK Airshow Calendar contains the latest dates and aircraft particiption for airshows across the UK
The following UK Airshow listings have been compiled by Flightline UK from the various official event websites, direct contributions and press releases. Information is believed to be correct at the time of publishing. Flightline UK accepts no responsibility should an event by curtailed or cancelled in anyway. Readers of the UK Airshow Calendar are urged to use the listings with caution and to check directly with event organisers before making travel arrangements.
Last updated: September 2, 2019 at 11:33 am
Sat21Sep2019Sun22Sep2019Sywell Aerodrome, Northamptonshire, NN6 0BN
Sywell Classic - Pistons and Props
Join us for this year’s Sywell Classic – Pistons and Props motoring festival, combining historic racers, hot rods and motorbikes with classic planes and vintage music to create a fantastic two-day event, celebrating classic motoring on the ground and in the air.
Civilian Flying Displays
Republic P-47D Thunderbolt - Fighter Aviation Engineering Ltd
Hispano HA1112-M4L Buchon - Air Leasing Ltd
Supermarine Spitfire IXT - Air Leasing Ltd
Sat21Sep2019Sun22Sep2019IWM Duxford, Cambridgeshire, CB22 4QR
Duxford Battle of Britain Air Show
The Duxford Battle of Britain Air Show brings to life Duxford’s finest hour as an important Second World War fighter station defending Great Britain from aerial attack in 1940.
- Witness the majesty of a mass Spitfire flypast over the skies of IWM Duxford, where history was made during the Second World War
- Get close to historic aircraft and brave pilots taking to the skies above you, following in the footsteps of ‘the few’ to whom so much was owed by so many
- Experience daring air displays, dog fights, pyrotechnics and aerobatics
- Enjoy the live showground and family entertainment bringing Duxford’s Battle of Britain history vividly to life
- Take a step back in time and immerse yourself in Duxford’s heritage – the first Spitfires flown in operation served at RAF Duxford, home to 19 Squadron and learn the stories of the people who lived and worked on this crucial wartime RAF airbase
- Visit our award winning museum and interactive exhibitions – entrance to all of our public buildings are included in your air show ticket price
Sun22Sep2019Brooklands Museum, Weybridge, Surrey, KT13 0QN
Brooklands Museum Aviation Day
Touchdown at Brooklands Museum for a kerosene-fuelled day of aviation antics and activities.
The Museum’s aircraft and cockpits will be open for visitors to explore, and our live aircraft will be wheeled out onto the restored Finishing Straight for engine runs. There will be plenty of aviation-themed family activities throughout the day, including our popular Pedal Planes for under 5s and an aviation-themed workshop in the Shell pagoda.
The day will start with visiting light aircraft and Helicopter fly-ins to the grass airfield at Mercedes-Benz World. On the ground, there will even be a chance to see and hear some of the early aircraft in action*.
* Fly-ins and aero-engine runs subject to operational and weather conditions on the day
Civilian Static Display
Westland Gazelle HT2/3 - Gazelle Squadron
Fri27Sep2019Sun29Sep2019North Weald Airfield, Epping, Essex, CM16 6HR
A Weekend getting up close and personal to the Gnat Display Team, Two days of vintage aircraft, engine noise and the smell of jets, with the Gnats as the star attraction all doing engine runs and taxying and 2 of them will be flying each day!
Plus the bonus of guest appearances from other historic jets, this has to be the weekend for you. Plenty of opportunity to photograph your favourite jets, with fly ins (times to be announced), statics & more.
Sun06Oct2019Shuttleworth Collection, Old Warden Aerodrome, Bedfordshire, SG18 9EP
Shuttleworth Race Day Airshow including the Shuttleworth Sprint
Our season finale is a fast paced day celebrating Richard’s Shuttleworth’s passion for racing, veteran cars, and vintage aviation!
The smell of oil and the roar of engines will bring to Shuttleworth the excitement of mock air races and the Shuttleworth Sprint, along with vintage aircraft flying displays, live music, period paddock and exhibits, visiting car and motorcycle clubs, and fun activities to keep our younger visitors entertained.
The Shuttleworth Sprint is a ‘classic’ sprint course along a grass runway. It’s purely fun, non-competitive or timed and no racing licences are required, though some of the world’s finest veteran and vintage race cars and motorcycles will be taking part! Entry applications are welcome from pre-1939 vehicles. Visiting car and motorcycle clubs are welcome.
Sun06Oct2019Old Buckenham Airfield, Norfolk, NR17 1PU
The Vintage Fly-in
Pre 1965 aircraft are invited to join a display, sorted as much as we can by era on arrival. Convieniently for owners of vintage machines, our second aerojumble of the year will be on hand for you to search for that badly needed something. Owners of post 1965 aircraft need not despair; you're welcome to come and we'll have space on our Eastern Apron. If you'd like a stall at the Aerojumble, please use the form below to book in.
Landing Fees are half price at just £5. Admission to the aerojumble is £2 per person.
Our events are always at the mercy of the weather. Please check our Twitter feed @egsv if the forecast looks dodgy. We'll tweet and update oldbuck.com if we have to cancel at short notice.