Red Arrows - Graham Huntley

Eastbourne Borough Council would like to give special thanks to...

Thank you to the following companies who have contributed towards making Airbourne a success. Without assistance and enthusiasm from the following volunteers and organisations an event this size would not be possible.

Our key sponsors Ansvar, Specsavers, Shepherd Neame, TJ’s Nightclub, Southern Railway, Caffyns Volvo, Geo Collins Honda, Kier, Sussex Newspapers, Frontier Fireworks, Eastbourne Motoring Centre, Serco and Saxons Plants for their generous contributions along with all the additional advertisers who have supported the event in a variety of ways.

The Council would like to give special thanks to The Big Sleep Hotel, Afton Hotel, The Sovereign Centre and The Rotary Clubs of Sovereign Harbour, Hailsham, Eastbourne, Eastbourne AM, Eastbourne Sovereign and Beachy Head for their assistance coordinating the bucket collections to support the future of Airbourne and charities Riding for the Disabled, Friends of Eastbourne Hospitals and Kent, Surrey and Sussex Air Ambulance. Thanks also to all the volunteers who have given their time to assist in this process. All donations are gratefully received to help support these important causes.

Huge gratitude goes to the Royal Air Force for their wonderful displays and the Royal Navy, British Army, Royal Air Force and Army Air Corps for the ground exhibits and to Dave Walton and Ian Sheeley and the Flight Control Committee from TSA Consulting Ltd for the meticulous planning of the line up.

With special thanks also to Major George Bacon, Commentator, Angelo Errigo, Event Safety Officer, Mr D Fenner at the Beachy Head Helicopter Flight plus all Radio Airbourne volunteers.

Red Arrows - MoD Crown Copyright - SCA Official

Images Credits

Breitling Wingwalkers at Eastbourne Airbourne - Graham Huntley

Airbourne would like to thank all photographers who have contributed images to the airshow and a selection of which are used on this website. Images copyright of individual respective photographers, no reproductions or copies permitted.

Graham Huntley • Marcus Ward Photography • Mark Jarvis • Dan Pattison • Jamie Hunter • SAC Martin Howard – MoD/Crown Copyright 2015 • MoD/Crown Copyright 2015 • Neil Dunridge • Paul Johnson - Flightline UK

Roll of Honour

Accord Audio, Armoury Locks & Alarms, Armour Security, BAA, BBC, Beachy Head Rotary Club, The Berkeley Hotel, Biggin Hill Airport, The Big Sleep Hotel, The British Army, British Red Cross, Caffyns Volvo, Cherry Group, Civil Aviation Authority, HM Coastguards, Collins Honda, Croydon Gap, Devonshire Park Catering, Eastbourne Arndale Centre, Eastbourne AM Rotary Club, Eastbourne Chamber of Commerce, Eastbourne Hospitality Association, Eastbourne Lifeguards, Eastbourne Police Cadets, Eastbourne Rotary Club, Eastbourne Sovereign Rotary Club, Eastbourne Town Team, Eastbourne Voluntary Lifeguards, ESCC Highways, East Sussex Fire and Rescue Service, Event Equipment Hire, Eve Trakway, Force FX, Four Jays Group, Fresh Cleaning, Frontier Fireworks, Graham Huntley, Grand Hotel, Green Fig Catering, Hailsham Rotary Club, Heart FM, Heli-Charter, Hobbs Recovery, JPM Electrical Ltd, Kier, Lansdowne Hotel, Manor Group, Mbi Electrical Ltd, Anne Clark of MCL Consultants Ltd and team, Mowbray Hotel, Planes TV, PRG Ltd, Rob Gellatly Plumbing and Heating, RNLI, Roger Wilson (Katrina) Safety Boat Team, The Royal Navy, The View, Signtek, Shoreham Airport, South East Coast Ambulance Service, Southern Railway, Sovereign Centre Eastbourne, Sovereign Harbour Rotary Club, Sparks Power, SPA Secruity, St. Andrew’s School, Stagecoach (South East), Stone Cross Nurseries, Sussex Police, Territorial Army, Trustees of the Chatsworth Estate, University of Brighton, 17 Willmington Square. And finally… all the exhibitors and traders who support the show and all the pilots and display crews of the aircraft taking part in Airbourne 2016.