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Red Arrows and Battle of Britain Memorial Flight at FREE Great Yarmouth Air Show

Come and join in the fun for the biggest single FREE event in the East of England in 2018!

Britain’s newest air show takes off on June 16-17 with Great Yarmouth pulling out all the stops with a stellar line-up of aerial attractions. Headlining the Haven Great Yarmouth Air Show are the Red Arrows who will put on their spectacular show on both days.

Also taking to the skies are the Battle of Britain Memorial Flight’s Spitfire, Hurricane and Lancaster, and the biplanes and triplanes of the Bremont Great War Display Team, performing dogfights over the sea, with the Golden Mile providing an estimated 175,000 visitors with a grandstand view.

Other attractions include the Tigers, the Army’s crack parachute team; two de Havilland Vampires, a 1960s Bronco, the Blades and Wildcats aerobatics teams, daring wingwalkers and a Catalina flying boat.

Scheduled flying times are from 1-5pm.

Some of the aerial highlights you'll see...

Spitfire

Spitfire

Battle of Britain Memorial Flight

Battle of Britain Memorial Flight

The Tigers aerobatics display

The Tigers Army Parachute Team

Aero Superbatics

AerSuperBatics Wingwalkers

Bremont Great War Display Team

Bremont Great War Display Team

Rich Goodwin Muscle Biplane

Rich Goodwin Muscle Biplane

Vampire jets

Vintage Vampire jets

The Blades

The Blades

The Red Arrows, the world’s most famous aerobatics team, will perform a thrilling display on both days.

The RAF’s hugely popular Battle of Britain Memorial Flight will also fly on both days. On Saturday the display will feature its Lancaster heavy bomber accompanied by a Hurricane and Spitfire, recreating some of the most iconic sights and sounds from the 1940s. The following day will see a Hurricane and Spitfire take to the skies.

Watch The Tigers in action...

Completing the RAF’s air show contingent will be its exciting Tutor Display Team, which joins the programme on Sunday.

The Haven Great Yarmouth Air Show is organised by the Greater Yarmouth Tourism and Business Improvement Area to boost visitor numbers and the local economy. It is expected to attract 170,000 people and generate an extra £10m for local traders.

Aerial displays will take place from lunchtime until late afternoon on both days. The Golden Mile will also be packed with stalls, stands and amusements.

Red Arrows

The Red Arrows

The RAF’s Red Arrows, now in its 54th season, has flown almost 4,900 displays in 57 countries. The squadron is the public face of the Royal Air Force, promoting recruitment and serving as ambassadors for the UK all over the world.

Based at RAF Scampton, Lincolnshire, and flying Hawk fast-jets, the team comprises pilots, engineers and support staff with operational experience. The team is famous for its close formation and precision flying, including its trademark Diamond Nine formation.

Meet the Red Arrows team

Battle of Britain Memorial Flight

Operating from RAF Coningsby, Lincolnshire, the Battle of Britain Memorial Flight (BBMF) is flown by regular RAF aircrew.

The BBMF’s mission is to maintain priceless aircraft from our national heritage in an airworthy condition to commemorate those who have fallen in the service of their country, to promote the modern-day Air Force and to inspire future generations.

Wonderful sound of the Spitfire

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