Flying Display Schedule for 2017

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.

Daily Flying Times

Aircraft flying each day

Flight Times 2017

The packed flying programme usually starts at about 12:00pm each day and ends around 5pm. However just because the flying finishes at around 5pm, don't leave the show then as there is still lots to see and do in the military trade exhibitions and FREE film screenings each day!

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 17th August

Battle of Britain Memorial Flight at Airbourne

The Tigers Parachute Display Team

The Blades

Breitling Wing Walkers

Team Raven

P51 Mustang

BAC Strikemaster

Scout Helicopter & Beaver

Gyro Copter

Belgian F-16

Remember to purchase your official Airbourne programme to discover more about the displays and gives you access to up-to-date daily flying times during the event!

Friday 18th August

RAF Typhoon - Photo Paul Johnson

RAF Red Arrows - 15:00

Battle of Britain Memorial Flight

RAF Typhoon

The Tigers Parachute Display Team

The Blades

Breitling Wing Walkers

Team Raven

P51 Mustang

BAC Strikemaster

Scout Helicopter & Beaver

Gyro Copter

Belgian F-16

Buy Your Programme

Airbourne Programme 2017

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

*All flying displays are subject to change/cancellation.


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Saturday 19th August

RAF Red Arrows at Airbourne - Graham Huntley

RAF Red Arrows - 12:00

Belgian F16

Battle of Britain Memorial Flight

RAF Typhoon

The Tigers Parachute Display Team

The Blades

Spitfire IX

Hawker Hurricane

Breitling Wing Walkers

MiG 15

Rich Goodwin Pitts Special

Team Raven

Hispano Buchon

P51 Mustang

Fireflies (Daytime display)

BAC Strikemaster

Catalina

B-17 'Sally B'

Sunday 20th August

The Blades at Eastbourne Airbourne - Photo by Paul Johnson Flightline UK

RAF Red Arrows - 12:00

Belgian F16

Battle of Britain Memorial Flight

RAF Typhoon

RAF Chinook

The Tigers Parachute Display Team

The Blades

Hawker Hurricane

Breitling Wing Walkers

MiG 15

Rich Goodwin Pitts Special

Team Raven

Hispano Buchon

Catalina

Spitfire IX

P51 Mustang

Fireflies (Daytime display)

BAC Strikemaster

Scout Helicopter & Beaver

B-17 'Sally B'

EVENING

Fireflies

Twister Aerobatics 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.

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!

Kids Quiz Maze Do not use

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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