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The Airshow

The World's Greatest Airshow!

17-19 July 2020 at RAF Fairford, Gloucestershire

Few events can rival the intensity, drama, and spectacle on offer at the world's greatest airshow. The Air Tattoo returns next July to RAF Fairford.


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Why are we the World's greatest airshow?

This year, 245 aircraft from 39 air arms representing 25 nations took part in the event. The Air Tattoo is the best place to see military aircraft on display to the public. See our list of confirmed aircraft from 2019 - including two Spanish Navy Harriers, the Ukrainian Su-27, US Air Force F-16 Viper Demo Team, Frecce Tricolori, RAF F-35B Lightning, and more!

As always, under-18s and parking were free - which made this the perfect day out for aviation enthusiasts and families alike.

Watch our 2019 showreel below:

 

 

 



Future dates:
2020 - 17, 18, 19 July
2021 - 16, 17, 18 July
2022 - 15, 16, 17 July

On behalf of the Royal Air Force Charitable Trust, the beneficiary of the Royal International Air Tattoo, we look forward to extending a warm welcome to all visitors.

In this section....

  • Aircraft at the Show
    The full list of invited countries, aircraft updates and the flying and static aircraft that will attend the 2019 Air Tattoo
  • Visiting the Show
    All the information that you need to get the most out of the Air Tattoo.
  • Commercial Opportunities
    Aerospace and defence industry networking, sponsorship, corporate hospitality as well as trade and exhibition space   
  • Part of the Team
    The Air Tattoo 'family' is made up of a small team of permanent staff, 1500 volunteers, visiting aircrew and local supporters

“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, Former Formula 1 Racing Driver

“Probably the most complete air show I’ve ever been to!”

Al Worden, Apollo 15 Astronaut

“This is THE best airshow!”

Buzz Aldrin, Apollo 11 Astronaut

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