The Platinum Jubilee Bournemouth Air Festival

1st – 4th September 2022

In this historic Platinum Jubilee year, marking 70 years of service by the Queen to the United Kingdom and the Commonwealth, Bournemouth Air Festival will be celebrating her Majesty’s reign by badging this year’s event the Platinum Jubilee Bournemouth Air Festival with a commemorative Platinum Jubilee Souvenir Brochure.

As well as the spectacular day and dusk flying displays there will be plenty going on both on land and at sea to please all tastes and ages so stay in touch and follow our social channels for the latest news and updates.



What's on

RAF typhoon in clear blue skies

In the air

2022 will see the welcome return of some real favorites, with the full programme being revealed over the next few weeks.

On land

With so much to do across the whole site – one day is never enough!

Sunseeker boats driving in formation across the sea

At sea

We hope to announce a new initiative out in the Bay very shortly

Plan your visit

The Air Festival can be viewed from across the Bournemouth coastline. Below are some resources that you may find helpful:

Getting here

Advice on the best ways to get to the festival, wherever you're coming from.


A guide which includes locations of accessible parking, toilets and wheelchair access to the seafront.

Be a part of the biggest and best aviation event - attended by more than 9.25 million people since 2008!