Royal International Air Tattoo 2018 Preview

The Royal International Air Tattoo held at RAF is regarded as the world’s biggest military airshow with an 8 hour flying display and the largest static display anywhere in the UK and featuring military aircraft from all over the world. The show is organised by the Royal Air Force Charitable Trust raising money and awareness … More Royal International Air Tattoo 2018 Preview

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

Royal International Air Tattoo 2016 Review

The flying display at the Royal International Air Tattoo 2016 featured one of the best line ups in recent years with plenty of fast jets including four Lockheed-Martin F-16 Fighting Falcons and Eurofighter Typhoons alongside the UK debut of the Lockheed-Martin F-35 Lightning II which fitted in well with the ‘Next Generation’ theme. I attended … More Royal International Air Tattoo 2016 Review

Royal International Air Tattoo 2016 Static Review

This year saw my fifth visit to the Royal International Air Tattoo where the static display once again featured a very diverse line-up including some real rarities not often seen in the UK. The main theme of the show was “The Next Generation: Inspiring Innovation” and was well covered with some of most advanced aircraft … More Royal International Air Tattoo 2016 Static Review

Royal International Air Tattoo 2015 Static Review

This year saw my fourth visit to the Royal International Air Tattoo where the static display had one of the most diverse line-ups in recent years with several aircraft rarely seen in the UK. The main theme of the show was “Securing the Skies – Past, Present and Future” which featured aircraft from all over … More Royal International Air Tattoo 2015 Static Review

Royal International Air Tattoo 2014 Review

Having covered he static display in my previous review we now move on to the flying display which was an absolutely amazing spectacle with firm favourites returning and some new display items as well that commemorated the shows themes perfectly. Unfortunately there was several cancellations in the flying display with the most noteworthy being the … More Royal International Air Tattoo 2014 Review