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Brochure

The Official Air Festival brochure is now available to pre-order for £6 plus postage and packaging (£7.60) They will be available to send out from 8th August and will be sent out first class.

You can pre-order a brochure by following this link

Bournemouth Air Festival brochure cover 2014

In the air

*STOP PRESS* Full Air Line-up released please click here to read more…

*STOP PRESS* We can now confirm that the Red Arrows display times for the Air Festival Click here to read more…

*STOP PRESS* We can now confirm that the iconic Avro Vulcan XH558 will be displaying at this year’s Bournemouth Air Festival! Click here to read more…

The incredible Red Arrows will be displaying on all 4 days of the Festival!

Alongside the Battle of Britain Memorial Flight, awesome RAF Typhoon and Army Lynx Mk7, more aircraft and display teams will be confirmed over the coming weeks, check back for updates.

Check out some of our video footage of last year’s event on the right of this page…a taster of what’s to come this August!

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The perfect place to watch the displays is Festival Hospitality, register your interest now!

 

On the ground and at sea

More than just an airshow, the 1.5 mile Festival site is located between Bournemouth and Boscombe Piers, including the East Overcliff. Open from 10am – 10pm, Thursday – Saturday and from 10am – 6pm on Sunday.

The Royal Navy & Army  will again be demonstrating their land,sea and air capabilities with a number of great static and interactive displays at their Village area. The Army Village will be located on Bournemouth seafront and is the perfect place to come and discover more about the Army. Land vehicles that will be on display include a Challenger 2 Main Battle Tank, a Jackal 2 weapons platform, a CVRT Scimitar Aroured Reconnaissance Vehicle, and a Trojan Armoured Vehicle, as well as the Combat Support Boat, Terex Crane and 15t truck! There will be a static Apache helicopter flight simulator and demo Gazelle. Also in the Army Village area will be lots of Armoury including the AS90 gun, a L118 light gun and a Starstreak High Velocity Missile.

There will also be unarmed combat demonstrations and the historic Beat Retreat performed by The Band of Her Majesty’s Royal Marines Collingwood.

The RAF Village is set to feature a full size Chinook mock-up, elements of the RAF Central Band, a 591 Signals Unit, a No 3 Mobile Catering Squadron, a No1 Radio School, the RAF Recruiting and Motivational Outreach Team as well as stands from many of the participating display teams including the Red Arrows and charities such as Hounds for Heroes, the Jon Egging Trust, the Royal Air Force Association and the Royal Air Force Benevolent Fund.

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Night Air…two piers, two stages, three nights!

Get set for more fantastic live music at the Boscombe and Bournemouth Corona Music stages  – listen to Wave105 and check the Air Festival Facebook for updates! Friday night -  Rizzle Kicks, Rixton, Loveable Rogues & Alexa Goddard Saturday night – Sophie Ellis-Bextor, The Struts, Jack Savoretti and Sigma Tickets are available now, priced £8 each from BH Live tickets website

 

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Twitter, a list of Bournemouth Air Festival tweets