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BAE Systems Collection at Air Tattoo 2017!

Published: 11 Jul 2017

Visitors to the 2017 Air Tattoo are invited to get up close and personal with a number of aircraft that will be on static display in the BAE Systems Collection, located in the centre of the showground near the Blue Service Station. 

Ensure you also pay a visit to the Techno Zone, where you can find out how they are investing in the next generation of people.

Aircraft on display in the BAE Systems Collection:

BAE Systems has been a major sponsor of the Royal International Air Tattoo since 1993, and title sponsor since 1999. We are now delighted that a further 4-year contract has just been signed to 2020. We are extremely grateful for the organisation's continued support and commitment to the Air Tattoo and we look forward to working together over the next few years.

BAE Systems provides some of the world's most advanced technology-led defence and security solutions; designing, manufacturing, upgrading and supporting combat and trainer aircraft worldwide and supplying electronics equipment across a range of military and commercial aircraft. In continuing to invest in the Royal International Air Tattoo, BAE Systems magnificently supports our charity's aims to develop an interest in aviation and technology in our young people.

“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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