RAF Cosford 2018 – Coming Soon

RAF Cosford yesterday

Report and photography by Wayne Bennett The preparations are almost complete as RAF Cosford prepares to open its doors for the only official Royal Air Force show in this centenary year. Everyone from the base commander down to the new ...

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Dambusters Come Home

Report and photography by Wayne Bennett The iconic 617 Dambusters Squadron, Royal Air Force, have come home to their Marham base after a spell in the United States working up on their brand new Lockheed F-35B Lighting aircraft. We were ...

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FLY NAVY 2018 – Sunday 3rd June

Report and photography by Wayne Bennett with Iain Ashmore Fly Navy is the airshow of the Fly Navy Heritage Trust (FNHT), the charity behind Navy Wings. The FNHT was created to provide a living memorial to the history and achievements ...

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Shuttleworth Evening Airshow – Saturday 19th may 2018

Report and photography by Wayne Bennett Phew! What a scorcher! As the tabloids might say. The first Shuttleworth Evening Airshow of 2018 was blessed with absolutely perfect conditions. A strong selection of the collections’ incredible veteran and vintage aircraft were ...

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Midlands Air Festival

Report and photography by Iain Ashmore Friday the 18th May 2018 saw the first Midlands Air Festival being held at Ragley Hall. The event promised to be like no other and full of colour and did not disappoint on the ...

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Remembering the Dambusters

Report and photography by Wayne Bennett and Iain Ashmore with additional material supplied by BBMF Today is the 75th anniversary of one of the most famous and celebrated, and also one of the most tragic, operations of World War two. ...

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Spotting Highlights

notable sightings at the airports Words and pictures by Wayne Bennett, Iain Ashmore and Jack Crompton While the main focus of our attention here at AirshowUK is military aircraft and displays, this area of the site will be used to ...

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RAF Display Practice

A visit to RAF Coningsby and RAF Scampton ahead of the 2018 Airshow season to see the RAF polishing up its display routines

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RCAF CC-177 Globemaster III at Leeds Bradford Airport

Report and photography by Iain Ashmore Last week we received information that a CC-177 Globemaster III from Canada was to be landing at Leeds Bradford Airport. Leeds Bradford Airport then announced a week long Military exercise taking place at the ...

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