Royal International Air Tattoo 2017 (Flying) Review

The flying display at the Royal International Air Tattoo 2017 was held over three days with pretty good weather throughout although Saturday had several cancellations due to the cloud base being too low for safe displaying and Sunday did suffer a downpour near then end of the flying display. All three days featured special displays … More Royal International Air Tattoo 2017 (Flying) Review

Royal International Air Tattoo 2017 (Static) Review

The Royal International Air Tattoo 2017 turned out to be one of the most varied and entertaining shows in its history, which spans for over forty years. This review will cover the static display divided into the main theme of the show, the 70th Anniversary of the United States Air Force and the operational theme … More Royal International Air Tattoo 2017 (Static) Review

RAF Cosford Airshow 2017 Review (Flying)

This review of the RAF Cosford Airshow will cover the aircraft featured in the flying display which also revolved around the themes of Battlefield Support and International Co-operation. The weather was mixed throughout the day with some strong winds and dark clouds at one point but didn’t prevent anything from displaying. The show was opened … More RAF Cosford Airshow 2017 Review (Flying)

Shuttleworth Season Premiere Airshow 2017 Review

The airshow season of 2017 was kicked off in elegant style at the Shuttleworth Collection with their Season Premiere Airshow with a wide variety of vintage aircraft displays. The majority of aircraft at the show revolved around the main theme of the show, the exploits of the record-breaking pilot, Alex Henshaw who passed away around … More Shuttleworth Season Premiere Airshow 2017 Review

Airshow Awards 2016

I have been lucky enough to have attended ten different events in the UK this year and I have also seen hundreds of different aircraft perform. I feel there have been some displays worthy of recognition and have thus categorised what I consider the best performances of the 2016 season. The Best Display by a … More Airshow Awards 2016

Shuttleworth Race Day & Roaring 20’s Airshow 2016 Review

The 2016 season had finally come full circle and I found myself at one of my favourite venues for the finale show of the season, The Shuttleworth Collection. This year’s season finale was themed around air racing and the 1920’s. There was lots of different racing aircraft featured in the show and the ground entertainment … More Shuttleworth Race Day & Roaring 20’s Airshow 2016 Review