Biggin Hill Festival of Flight 2017 Preview

This year sees London Biggin Hill Airport celebrate its 100th Anniversary with a spectacular air display for the fourth edition of the Festival of Flight. This event is being held on Saturday 19th – Sunday 20th August at London Biggin Hill Airport in Kent.

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(F) – Flying (FP) – Flypast (S) – Static (SP) – Support (T) – Taxi Demo (V) – Visitor

Royal Air Force

  • Avro Lancaster B.I – Battle of Britain Memorial Flight (F)
  • Boeing Chinook HC.4/6 – No. 18(B) Squadron (F) Saturday
  • Eurofighter Typhoon FGR.4 – No. 29(R) Squadron (F) Sunday
  • Hawker Hurricane Mk. IIC – Battle of Britain Memorial Flight (F)
  • The Red Arrows – 9 BAe Hawk T.1As (F)
  • Supermarine Spitfire – Battle of Britain Memorial Flight (F)
  • BAe Hawk T.2 – No. 4(R) Squadron (S)
  • Shorts Tucano T.1s x2 – No. 72(R) Squadron (S)

Royal Navy

  • Fairey Swordfish Mk. I – Royal Navy Historic Flight/NavyWings (F)

Belgian Air Component

  • Lockheed-Martin F-16AM Fighting Falcon – F-16 Demo Team (F)

Czech Air Force

  • Mil Mi-35 ‘Hind’ x2 – TBC (F)
  • Mil Mi-171Sh ‘Hip’ – TBC (F)
  • SAAB JAS-39C Gripen (F)
  • EADS-CASA C-295M (SP)

French Air Force

  • Patrouille de France – 8 Dassault-Dornier Alpha Jet Es (F) Sunday
  • Transall C-160D – TBC (SP) Sunday

Royal Netherlands Air Force

  • North American B-25J Mitchell “Sarinah” – Royal Netherlands Air Force Historic Flight (F)

Classic Jets & Cold War Era Types

  • North American-Rockwell OV-10B Bronco – Bronco Demo Team (F)

Warbirds

  • Avro 504K Replica – Great War Display Team (F)
  • Boeing B-17G Flying Fortress “Sally B” – B-17 Preservation (F)
  • Fokker Dr.1 Replicas x2 – Great War Display Team (F)
  • Hawker Sea Hurricane Mk. X – Biggin Hill Heritage Hangar (F)
  • Junkers CL.1 Replicas x2 – Great War Display Team (F)
  • RAF B.E.2C Replica – Great War Display Team (F)
  • RAF S.E.5A Replicas x3 – Great War Display Team (F)
  • Sopwith Triplane Replica – Great War Display Team (F)
  • Supermarine Spitfire HF. IXE/LF. XVIE – Biggin Hill Heritage Hangar (F)

Civilian

  • Breitling Wingwalkers – 2 Boeing-Stearman Kaydet (F)
  • Extra EA-300S & R/C Extra EA-300 – G-Force Aerobatics (F)
  • TRIG Aerobatics Team – 2 Pitts S-1D Specials (F)
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