Flying Display Schedule from 2016

See which planes are flying each day to plan your Airbourne experience. Please note the list below is not in flying order.

All flying is subject to RAF operational commitments, weather and serviceability.

Please note the information below is from Airbourne 2016, check back in the new year for 2017 updates.

Daily Flying Times

Aircraft flying each day

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The packed flying programme starts at about 12:30pm each day and ends around 5pm. However just because the flying finishes at 5pm, don't leave the show then as there is still lots to see and do in the military trade exhibitions and live music on the Airbourne Live Stage.

For daily flight times, please purchase an Airbourne Programme where you can view the preliminary times and receive a daily updated flight schedule. Once you have bought a programme, you can collect your daily updated flying times from selected outlets (remember to present your Airbourne programme).*

Thursday 11th August

Battle of Britain Memorial Flight at Airbourne

Flying Displays start at 14:30  

RAF Puma

RAF Battle of Britain Memorial Flight

Mitchell B25

P51 Mustang

The Blades

Tigers Parachute Display Team - 14:40

Jet Provost Duo Display

Breitling Wingwalkers

ARCo Spitfire

Friday 12th August

RAF Typhoon - Photo Paul Johnson

Flying Displays start at 13:00

RAF Red Arrows (1pm)

RAF Typhoon FGR4

RAF Battle of Britain Memorial Flight

Mitchell B25

Tigers Parachute Display Team - 15:21

P51 Mustang

The Blades

Jet Provost Duo Display

Breitling Wingwalkers

ARCo Spitfire

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You can order online here or purchase from the Tourist Information Centre, Seafront Office or programme sellers. Look out for you copy!*

*All flying displays are subject to change/cancellation.


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Saturday 13th August

RAF Red Arrows at Airbourne - Graham Huntley

Flying Displays start at 12:30

RAF Red Arrows (12.30pm)

RAF Typhoon FGR4

Battle of Britain Memorial Flight

B17 Sally B

B25 Mitchell

Tigers Parachute Display Team - 16:10

P51 Mustang

The Blades

Jet Provost Duo Display

Breitling Wingwalkers

ARCo Spitfire

Blenheim

MiG 15

Team Raven

Norwegian Historic Vampires

Bronco

Great War Team

Sunday 14th August

Bronco at Eastbourne Airbourne

Flying Displays start at 12:40

RAF Typhoon FGR4

RAF Battle of Britain Memorial Flight

Sea Vixen

Mitchell B25

P51 Mustang

Tigers Parachute Display Team - 16:20

The Blades

Jet Provost Duo Display

Breitling Wingwalkers

ARCo Spitfire

Blenheim

MiG 15

Team Raven

Norwegian Historic Vampires

Bronco

Great War Team

Evening Pyro Display

Fireflies Display Team

Red Arrows - Marcus Ward Photography

Flying Displays

Take a look in detail at the aircraft displaying at Airbourne: Eastbourne International Airshow and also follow the links to visits the display team websites.

Already confirmed are the amazing RAF Red Arrows, RAF Typhoon plus the historic Battle of Britain Memorial Flight.

Seafront Viewing at Airbourne - Graham Huntley

Where to Watch

Take a look at the best places to catch all the action here.

Useful Links

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Fun for the Kids!

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Kids, get ready for the biggest seafront airshow in the world with Airbourne inspired games and puzzles.


Take on the Airbourne wordsearch and see if you can find every one or how about helping out the amazing Red Arrows with which colour smoke for each plane!

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