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

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

Royal International Air Tattoo 2014 Static Review

This year’s Royal International Air Tattoo had the operational theme of ‘Partnership’ which is in all honesty a rather vague theme which could technically encompass most aircraft at the tattoo but does represent what the show stands for, an opportunity for sharing ideas and building relationships whilst also demonstrating to an international audience the impressive … More Royal International Air Tattoo 2014 Static Review