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70 Years of NATO Alliance Celebrated at Air Tattoo

21 July 2019

The Royal International Air Tattoo has marked 70 years of NATO with a flypast of eight nations over the...


Astronaut Puts Stars in the Eyes of the Next Generation

21 July 2019

Astronaut Major Tim Peake has played his part in inspiring the next generation with a special visit to the Royal...


Bird-Like Airliner Revealed at Air Tattoo

21 July 2019

A concept for an airliner with wings shaped like a bird has been unveiled by Airbus at the Royal...


Historic Aerospace Agreement Signed at Air Tattoo

21 July 2019

Britain and Sweden will work together to develop technologies for a future Tempest fighter jet, in agreements announced at...


A Very British Flypast

20 July 2019

The legendary Red Arrows joined forces with a special British Airways Boeing 747 for a spectacular flypast at the...


The Blades Aerobatic Team To Fly With A400M

20 July 2019

British aerobatic display team The Blades, who will make their flying debut at the world's greatest military air...


Brownie Sees Stars With Tim Peake Surprise

19 July 2019

A lucky Brownie from Malmesbury was left starstruck when she was surprised by one of her heroes, astronaut Major Tim...


Sunflower Lanyards - New for 2019

16 July 2019

The Royal International Air Tattoo is trialling sunflower lanyards to assist people with hidden disabilities. The trial enables...


Air Tattoo announces new CEO will touch down in September

05 July 2019

Paul Atherton OBE will take over from Andy Armstrong as Chief Executive of the RAF Charitable Trust Enterprises...


Saturday Sell Out At Air Tattoo

28 June 2019

Upholding its reputation of being one of the summer's must-see events, Saturday tickets for the Royal International Air Tattoo...


Flying Scholar Pays Tribute to WW2 RAF Relative

27 June 2019

A young flying scholar has paid tribute to her relative John Hopkinson Bracewell DFC in memory of his time...


Flying Scholars Cycle 100 Miles Raising Money For Trust

14 June 2019

Two Junior Ranks have cycled 100 miles, raising £500 in the process to thank the RAF Charitable Trust for awarding...


Air Tattoo to Celebrate Airline Heritage

10 June 2019

An evocative joint flypast by the RAF Red Arrows and a specially decorated jumbo jet will mark the centenary...


MiG-21 LanceR and C-27J Spartan Confirm!

08 June 2019

A Romanian Air Force MiG-21 LanceR will appear in the Air Tattoo flying display this summer, alongside a...


Nine Cadets Recognised for their Outstanding Flying Capabilities

05 June 2019

Nine talented air cadets* have been recognised for their outstanding flying potential; receiving the prestigious Sir Michael Knight Pilot Scholarship...


How the Cotswolds Helped D-Day

04 June 2019

75 years ago on 6 June 1944, RAF Fairford and nearby bases at Brize Norton, Broadwell, Down Ampney...


NATO Flypast Update

04 June 2019

We can now reveal more about the special 70th anniversary flypast being planned to showcase NATO's air power capabilities...


Rory Underwood will speak at the Air Tattoo Business Club

03 June 2019

Rory Underwood MBE has been announced as the latest guest speaker at the first Royal International Air Tattoo Business...


F-35B Flypasts Confirmed

24 May 2019

We are delighted that the Royal Air Force have confirmed the F-35B will perform a flypast at the...


Air Tattoo Flying Display

17 May 2019

The Air Tattoo returns this July to RAF Fairford with one of the most diverse flying displays and...


“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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