Airbourne: Eastbourne International Airshow

16 - 19 August 2018
Eastbourne Seafront - FREE Entry

Red Arrows arrive at Eastbourne Airbourne

Tourism Event of the Year 2015/16 at the Beautiful South Awards, Highly Commended in the 2016 VisitEngland Award and voted the UK's Best FREE Airshow by Airscene! Airbourne celebrates 26 years of airshow excellence in 2018.

Attracting huge crowds, Eastbourne's International Airshow boasts a 2 mile flying display line along Eastbourne seafront. This year already confirmed, Airbourne features the very best in military and civilian aviation display teams including the Red Arrows, Typhoon and the Battle of Britain Memorial Flight, plus many more.

Ground displays open 10am - 6pm daily, with flying from lunchtime until approx. 5pm.

View the 2018 Flying Line-up

Keep Airbourne Flying!

Red Arrows arrival over Eastbourne - Copyright Matt Kuchta

This August Eastbourne International Air Show: Airbourne celebrated 25 years and raised a huge £33,665.23! Your kind donations not only help secure the future of the Air Show, but 30% of donations also help support three local charities to do amazing things.

For this years 26th Air Show, we offered you the chance to have your say with the charities we support. The People’s Charity will appear alongside two other worthy causes receiving 30% of donations raised at next year’s Air Show. A little goes a long way!


People's Charity


The Blades over Eastbourne

Featuring some of the best RAF and international flying display teams!


Royal Armoured Corps Household Cavalry at Airbourne 2015, photo by Graham Huntley
Military exhibitions, simulators, shopping and more...


The Fireflies evening display at Eastbourne Airbourne - Photo Matt Kuchta
Film screenings after flying, plus evening event with fireworks!

Highlights of Day 4 at Airbourne 2017!