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In the air

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

Alongside the Battle of Britain Memorial Flight and awesome RAF Typhoon, 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!

The SwordfishRed Arrows 1

 

 

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 thier land sea and air capabilities with a number of great static and interactive displays at their Village area as well as a 4 ship fleet in the bay. Tickets to visit the Royal Navy ship will be available from the recruiting stand in the village, allocated on a first
come, first served basis.

Celebrating  the 350th anniversary of the Royal Marines, 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 and stands from many of the participating display teams including the Red Arrows.

Army and boyRAF Village

 

 

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 as we get closer to the Festival with announcements of great music acts at Boscombe (ticketed).  Not forgetting superb entertainment in the Lower Gardens and seafront, street entertainers, awesome dusk displays and fireworks….it’s so much more than just an airshow!

Blue perform at Night Air
Blue perform at Night Air

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Twitter, a list of Bournemouth Air Festival tweets

    • Aviation continues to amaze us! Maybe one year we’ll get one of these at the Air Festival...
    • The Festival Makers deadline has been extended to Friday 4th April 2014! Interviews will be held next Thurs and Sat.
    • Only 3 more days left to sign up to become a Festival Maker at this year's Air Festival! So what're you waiting for?