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Flight Deck

Royal International Air Tattoo


Royal International Air Tattoo
Royal International Air Tattoo
Royal International Air Tattoo

Flight Deck

Located on the crowdline at the far eastern end of the showground, just 100 metres from the runway, affording you a perfect view of the aircraft as they take off and display.

Enjoy a picnic-style lunch with your friends and family, in a large grassed enclosure, set up with relaxed rattan chairs. You'll also be treated to a tasty ice cream. Don't miss your chance to experience the airshow at the Flight Deck!


The Flight Deck includes:

  • A picnic-style lunch - Menu Here
  • Ice cream stall
  • Unreserved garden seating 
  • Crowdline location
  • Private garden
  • Designated standing photography area located at the front
  • Private toilets
  • Full access to the showground

Additional Extras

  • Pay bar and hot drinks

 Important Information

  • Menu and service style may vary to reflect Government guidance on the serving of food.
  • In all our enclosures, we politely ask you to consider your fellow visitors and refrain from standing up within the seated area, as this could block other people's view.
  • Seating is unreserved in the Flight Deck. If you cannot find a chair please speak to a member of our volunteer enclosure team and they will be happy to help you.
  • Children aged 5 and over need a ticket for the Flight Deck. Children under 5 are free as long as they do not occupy a seat or have an inclusive lunch.
  • Access to the Flight Deck is across grass. Those with restricted mobility should consider this when booking.
  • The grass might be long because of the management of birds on the airfield.
  • Smoking (including vaping) within the Enclosures is only allowed in Outdoor Designated Smoking Areas.
  • Our fantastic volunteer enclosure team is here to ensure that you have a brilliant time at the Flight Deck. If you have any concerns or questions please do ask!


Customer Testimonials

  • "Excellent gluten-free choice for my wife in the Enclosure (pre-booked)"
  • "Everyone you spoke to or came across was cheerful and polite and helpful"
  • "The food was amazing"
  • "It was very comfortable sat in the Flight Deck"

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