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RAF Red Arrows

Comprising nine BAE Systems Hawk T1/T1A jets, the Red Arrows form one of the world's premier aerobatic display teams, performing exciting manoeuvres and breath-taking flying formations to spectators around the globe. Since it formed in 1965, the team has flown more than 4,800 displays demonstrating excellence, precision and the best of British in 57 countries worldwide. Audiences can expect exuberant and exhilarating displays as the Red Arrows, widely acknowledged as ambassadors for both the RAF and the UK, take to the skies in Fairford on all three days of the Air Tattoo.

“It was an epic spectacle, as magical as anything you've ever seen in the West End, and as loud as anything you've ever heard at Knebworth.”

Jeremy Clarkson, Television Presenter

“All the thrills, excitement and noise of a Grand Prix, but in the air!”

Jenson Button, Formula 1 Racing Driver

“This is the best airshow!”

Buzz Aldrin, Apollo 11 Astronaut

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