Air Show News
- Full Paris display to underscore Airbus confidence in A400M
10 June 2015 | Flight Global
One month after four of its flight-test personnel were killed when an A400M tactical transport crashed in Seville, Airbus Defence & Space has committed itself to performing a full display with the type at next week’s Paris air show.
adds that the aircraft will be flown on each of the event’s trade days, from 15-19 June.
- US Aircraft in Air Tattoo Show of Strength
5 June 2015 | RAF
The United States Air Force is has announced it will be sending an array of aircraft to next month’s Royal International Air Tattoo at RAF Fairford in the Cotswold.
It will send aircraft from both of its British bases, RAF Lakenheath and RAF Mildenhall, as well as some on deployment from further afield.
Appearing for the first time in a UK flying display will be a Bell Boeing CV-22B Osprey, now operated from Mildenhall by the 7th Special Operations Squadron
- RAF Unveils VC “Battle Of Britain” Typhoon
21 May 2015 | RAF
The RAF today unveiled at RAF Coningsby, Lincolnshire a state-of-the art Typhoon fighter jet in a Battle of Britain era paint scheme to commemorate this year being the 75th anniversary of the Battle of Britain. [...] The Typhoon along with a WWII Spitfire, as part of a Synchro-pair, will perform aerial displays at air shows across the UK this summer.
- Red Arrows and new Team Leader begin 2015 season following display approval
30 April 2015 | RAF
After months of training, the Red Arrows’ 2015 display season is officially getting underway, with a new Team Leader taking over this year.
- This year’s CF-18 Demonstration Hornet pays tribute to “the few”
9 April 2015 | RCAF
On March 27, 2015, at 3 Wing Bagotville, Quebec, the 2015 CF-18 Demonstration Hornet - with a paint scheme commemorating the Battle of Britain - was unveiled.