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Lightning Pavilion

The organisers of the Royal International Air Tattoo invite you to experience the world's greatest airshow from centre stage, in the luxurious and stylish surroundings of the Lightning Pavilion.

As well as 5-star hospitality throughout the day, Lightning Pavilion guests will have their own private garden, just 100 metres from the runway, with the best seats in the house to watch the awe-inspiring flying display.

The Lightning Pavilion is perfect for discerning customers who enjoy the finer things in life. Suitable for both business and social groups, tables seating between 2 - 12 can be purchased.

The Lightning Pavilion includes:

  • Air Tattoo admission
  • Access to 'fast track' VIP traffic route
  • On-airfield VIP car parking
  • Private pavilion within the centrally located VIP complex
  • Private garden*
  • Crowdline location
  • Dedicated hosts
  • Morning coffee
  • Champagne reception
  • Four course lunch with wine
  • Traditional afternoon tea
  • Fully inclusive bar throughout the day
  • Complimentary Souvenir Programme
*Please be aware that the grass length in the enclosure may be longer than previously experienced.

Do you allow Smoking or Vaping (e-cigarettes)?
Smoking (including vaping) within the Enclosures is only allowed in Outdoor Designated Smoking Areas, as determined by the organisers and indicated with appropriate signage and is not allowed in any event structure at the Air Tattoo.

Lightning Pavilion (the price below includes the cost of your admission ticket)
Friday 13 July SOLD OUT
Saturday 14 July SOLD OUT
Sunday 15 July £516 inc VAT
Children under 12 years old are not permitted in the Lightning Pavilion however they are very welcome in our First Class Lounge

To book 2018 Lightning Pavilion please call Ali Bray on +44 (0)1285 713300 ext 5326 or email moc/etcfar//yarb/ila

To compare the Lightning Pavilion with our other enclosures, please click here.

“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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