RAF Cosford Airshow 2017 Preview

The first of two RAF events is held at Cosford and showcases a variety of different aircraft in the air and on the ground. This years show will also incorporate several themes including “International Co-Operation”, “Space” and “Battlefield Support”. This event is being held on Sunday 11th June at RAF Cosford in Shropshire.

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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 – No. 18(B) Squadron (F)
  • Eurofighter Typhoon FGR.4 – No. 29(R) Squadron (F)
  • Grob G-115E Tutor T.1 – No. 16(R) Squadron (F)
  • Lockheed-Martin C-130J Hercules C.4/5 – TBC (FP)
  • The Red Arrows – 9 BAe Hawk T.1As (F)
  • Royal Air Force Parachute Display Team (F)
  • Supermarine Spitfires x4Battle of Britain Memorial Flight (F)
  • Agusta-Westland AW109E/SP – No. 32(TR) Squadron (S)
  • Airbus A400M Atlas C.1 – No. 24/XXIV Squadron (S)
  • BAe 146 – No. 32(TR) Squadron (S)
  • Beechcraft B200 King Air – No. 45(R) Squadron (S)
  • Bell 412EP Griffin HT Mk. 1 – Defense Helicopter Flying School (S)
  • Eurocopter AS350BB Squirrel HT Mk. 1 – Defense Helicopter Flying School (S)
  • Eurocopter EC135 Juno HT Mk. 1 – RAF Shawbury (S)
  • Eurocopter EC145M Jupiter HT Mk. 1 – RAF Shawbury (S)
  • Panavia Tornado GR.1 – No. 1 School of Technical Training (S)
  • Panavia Tornado GR.4 – No. 1 School of Technical Training (S)
  • SEPECAT Jaguar GR.3 – No. 1 School of Technical Training (S)
  • Shorts Tucano T.1 – No. 72(R) Squadron (S)

Royal Navy

  • Agusta-Westland AW101 Merlin HM Mk. 2 – 829 Naval Air Squadron (S)
  • Agusta-Westland AW159 Wildcat HMA.2 – 825 Naval Air Squadron (S)
  • BAe Sea Harrier FA.2 – School of Flight Deck Operations (S)

Army Air Corps

  • Agusta-Westland WAH-64D Apache AH Mk. 1 – Attack Helicopter Display Team (F)
  • Agusta-Westland WAH-64D Apache AH Mk. 1 – No. 656 Squadron (S)

Irish Air Corps

  • Eurocopter EC135 P2+/T2 – TBC (S)

Italian Air Force

  • Panavia Tornado IDS – Reparte Sperimentale Volo (F)
  • Alenia C-27J Spartan – Reparte Sperimentale Volo (S)

Swiss Air Force

  • Swiss PC-7 Display Team – 9 Pilatus NCPC-7 Turbo Trainers (F)

United States Air Force

  • Boeing B-52H Stratofortress – TBC (FP)

Classic Jets & Cold War Era Types

  • BAC Strikemaster Mk. 82As x2 NWMAS Ltd (F)
  • Bell UH-1H Iroquois – MSS Holdings (F)
  • Cessna O-1 Bird Dog – Justin Needham (F)
  • De Havilland DH.110 Sea Vixen FAW.2 – Fly Navy Heritage Trust/NavyWings (F)
  • Hughes OH-6A Cayuse – MSS Holdings (F)
  • North American-Rockwell OV-10B Bronco – Bronco Demo Team (F)
  • Westland Whirlwind HAR Mk. 10 – Lift West (F)
  • Aerospatiale SA341 Gazelle – Private (S)
  • Auster AOP.6 – Kevin Hale (S)
  • Auster AOP.9 – Peter Gill (S)
  • BAC Jet Provost T.5 – Jet Aerobatics (S)
  • BAe EAP – RAF Museum (S)
  • BAe Harrier GR.9 – RAF Museum (S)
  • Cessna O-1 Bird Dog – Jim Watt (S)
  • Cessna O-1 Bird Dog – John Dale (S)
  • Cessna O-1 Bird Dog – Phil Winterbottom (S)
  • Cessna O-2 Skymaster – Postbellum Foundation (S)
  • Hawker-Siddeley Harrier GR.3 – RAF Museum (S)
  • Hawker Siddeley Harrier T.4 VAAC – Qinetiq (S)
  • Helio U-10 Courier – Private (S)
  • Percival P.56 Provost T.1 – YeoPro Group (S)
  • Scottish Aviation Bulldog T.1 – James Lewis (S)

Warbirds

  • Avro Anson XIX – BAe Systems (F)
  • Boeing B-17G Flying Fortress – B-17 Preservation (F)
  • Hawker Hurricane Mk. I – Hawker Heritage (F)
  • North American P-51D Mustang  – Hangar 11 (F)
  • Hawker Hurricane Mk. IIC – RAF Museum (S)
  • Piper L-4 Cub – Private (S)

Civilian

  • Agusta-Westland AW189 – Bristow Helicopters/HM Coastguard (F)
  • Antonov An-2TP ‘Colt’ – The An-2 Club (F)
  • The Blades – 4 Extra EA-300LPs (F)
  • Breitling Wingwalkers – 2 Boeing-Stearman Kaydets (F)
  • Pitts S-2S Special – Richard Goodwin (F)
  • Schleicher ASK 21 – RAF Gliding & Soaring Association (F)
  • Cessna 421C – Met Office (S)
  • Eurocopter EC135 – Midlands Air Ambulance (S)
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