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The Royal International Air Tattoo

Spectators viewing static aircraft

Fri 14 JulSun 16 Jul 2017

The annual Royal International Air Tattoo will take place at RAF Fairford over the weekend of the 14-16 July in Gloucestershire.

Celebrating aviation excellence, the Royal International Air Tattoo will host over seven hours of thrilling flying displays and static aircraft park for upwards of 130,000 visitors.

With two miles of entertainment on the ground and non-stop action in the skies this is a great family day out - and under 16s go free!

Keep an eye on the weather forecast to check whether the skies will be clear for the air displays.

For further information about the event, visit the official The Royal International Air Tattoo website.

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Sunday (Sunday 17 December 2017)
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Sunrise: 08:09 Sunset: 15:57 Moon phase: New Air pollution: 2
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Sunrise: 08:09 Sunset: 15:58 Moon phase: New Air pollution: 2
Tuesday (Tuesday 19 December 2017)
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Sunrise: 08:10 Sunset: 15:58 Moon phase: New Air pollution: 2
Wednesday (Wednesday 20 December 2017)
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Sunrise: 08:11 Sunset: 15:58 Moon phase: New Air pollution: 2
Thursday (Thursday 21 December 2017)
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Sunrise: 08:11 Sunset: 15:59 Moon phase: Waxing crescent Air pollution: 2
Friday (Friday 22 December 2017)
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Sunrise: 08:12 Sunset: 15:59 Moon phase: Waxing crescent
Saturday (Saturday 23 December 2017)
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Sunrise: 08:12 Sunset: 16:00 Moon phase: Waxing crescent
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14-16 July - Check the weather forecast at RAF Fairford in Gloucestershire for The Royal International Air Tattoo.

Officially recognised as the world's largest military airshow in 2003 by the Guinness World Records with 535 aircraft in attendance, Europe's greatest airshow hosts a 7.5 hour flying display, with a variety of aircraft taking part, including:

  • RAF Red Arrows
  • Royal Jordanian Falcons
  • RAF Typhoon Solo Display
  • Airbus Military A400M 

A variety of aircraft will also be on show from around the world including:

  • Helicopters
  • Fighter aircraft
  • VIP transportation
  • Civil aircraft
  • Display team aircraft, including the Breitling Wingwalking Team

You can check the weather forecast for other events through the Events Calendar.

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