ROYAL AERO CLUB

CALENDAR OF EVENTS

UNITED KINGDOM

Events are always subject to change, rescheduling and cancellation
also some events are subject to
NOTAMs or Information Circulars (AICs)
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Tepephone numbers are for the UK. From other countries, replace first 0 with +44

The listing includes some major sports events which generate significant aviation activity, sometimes including temporary heli-ports.


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The Safety Presentation Evenings and other events provided by GASCo have been included in the events list below.
For the full programme, click the link to:

GASCo Events.


For the requirements and guidance for organising all types of aviation events in the UK, see CAA publication CAP 403.
Also the new CAP1724 on Display Pilot Authorisation
Click here for a link to download PDF copies of these CAPs.
Note new Edition 16 of CAP403 published Jan 2019.


For extensive lists of balloon events, see:
http://www.balloonevents.org/
http://www.ballooncalendar.com/
http://www.easyballoons.co.uk/balloon-meets-events/


For an extensive list of model flying contests and events, see:
the British Model Flying Association calendar.


The Red Arrows and other current and historic military aircraft
take part in airshows and solo performances throughout much of the year including some at non-airfield venues.
Their schedules will be listed on:
https://www.raf.mod.uk/display-teams/red-arrows/
http://www.raf.mod.uk/bbmf/
http://www.raf.mod.uk/typhoondisplay/
http://www.raf.mod.uk/chinookdisplayteam/
http://www.raf.mod.uk/falcons/
https://www.navywings.org.uk/flying-schedule/
Where announced, these will be included below. All are subject to amendment.
Also there are some other private performances at unpublicised military venues.

  2019      
  NOVEMBER      
15-17 Airmyn, Goole   PRBA Humber Bridge Balloon Meet  
16 North Hill GC, Honiton   GASCo Safety Evening  
18 Hamilton Place, London   RAeS Light Aircraft Design Conference [pre-book]  
20 Wickenby   GASCo Safety Evening  
24 Kempton Park Racecourse   Heathrow Aircraft Enthusiasts Fair 01423-862256
28 Breighton   GASCo Safety Evening  
         
  DECEMBER      
1 Fenland   Christmas Fly-in 01406-540330
1 Colemore Common   Hants MFC Microlight Santa Fly-in  
5-6 Yeovilton   FAAM Cobham Hall Reserve Collection Tours [pre-book] 01935-840565
7 Compton Abbas   Christmas Fly-in  
11 Sleap   GASCo Safety Evening  
16 Henstridge   GASCo Safety Evening  
27-28 Old Warden   Shuttleworth Workshop Open Days  
         
  2020      
  JANUARY      
1 Compton Abbas   New Year Fly-in  
4 Compton Abbas   Vintage Fly-in  
5 Croydon Airport Hallmark Hotel   Aviation Collectors Fair 07973-885754
11-12 North Coates   Brass Monkey Fly-in 01472-388850
27 Breighton   GASCo Safety Evening  
29 Chatteris   GASCo Safety Evening  
30 Eshott   GASCo Safety Evening  
30 Rochester   GASCo Safety Evening  
         
  FEBRUARY      
1 Compton Abbas   Vintage Fly-in  
4 Bristol Aero Club   GASCo Safety Evening  
5 Samlesbury   GASCo Safety Evening  
6 Otley   GASCo Safety Evening  
7 Sandown   GASCo Safety Evening  
13 Snitterfield   GASCo Safety Evening  
15 Reading University   GASCo/RMetS Weather for PPLs Seminar [pre-book]  
17 Sandbach   GASCo Safety Evening  
19 White Waltham   GASCo Safety Evening  
19 Andrewsfield   GASCo Safety Evening  
20 Central London   GASCo Airspace Infringements Awareness Presentation [pre-register]  
26 Earls Colne   GASCo Safety Evening  
27 Sherburn   GASCo Airspace Infringements Awareness Presentation [pre-register]  
         
  MARCH      
5-6 Yeovilton   FAAM Cobham Hall Reserve Collection Tours [pre-book] 01935-840565
7 Compton Abbas   Vintage Fly-in  
10-13 Cheltenham   Horse Racing Festival  
17 North Coates   GASCo Safety Evening  
18 Halfpenny Green   GASCo Safety Evening  
19 Goodwood   GASCo Safety Evening  
21 Sutton Bank   GASCo Safety Evening  
24 Liverpool Airport   GASCo Safety Evening [pre-register]  
         
  APRIL      
2-4 Aintree   Grand National Horse Race Meeting  
4 Compton Abbas   Vintage Fly-in  
8 Sturgate   GASCo Safety Evening  
10 Bristol Airport   GASCo Safety Evening [pre-register]  
15 Hatfield   GASCo Safety Evening  
17 Bristol Airport   GASCo Safety Evening [pre-register]  
19 Henstridge   LAA Wessex Strut Fly-in [PPR] 01963-364231
19 Old Buckenham   American Fly-in [PPR]  
19 K2 Centre, Crawley   Gatwick Air Enthusiasts Fair 01403-252628
21 Cambridge Airport   GASCo Airspace Infringements Awareness Presentation  
123 Barton   GASCo Safety Evening [pre-register]  
25 Duxford   General Aviation Expo  
25 Lakeside Lodge, Pidley   BBM&L Vintage Balloon Inflation Day  
         
  MAY      
2 Compton Abbas   Vintage Fly-in  
2-3 Popham   Microlight Trade Fair 01256-397733
3 Old Warden   Shuttleworth Season Premiere VE Day Air Show  
9 Shobdon   GASCo Airspace Infringements Awareness Presentation  
9-10 Old Buckenham   VE Day 75 Anniv Show [PPR]  
10 Popham   Aero/Auto Jumble Classic Vehicles & Fly-in 01256-397733
15-16 Wycombe - Booker   The Elite Lifestyle Exhibition  
16 Old Warden   Shuttleworth Evening Air Show  
16-17 North Coates   Spring Fly-in 01472-388850
16-17 Compton Abbas   Out-of-Sequence Reg Fly-in  
17 Abingdon   Air & Country Show  
20 Crowfield   GASCo Safety Evening  
21 Shobdon   GASCo Airspace Infringements Awareness Presentation  
23-24 Duxford   Air Festival  
29 Compton Abbas   Late Night Fly-in  
         
  JUNE      
6 Compton Abbas   Vintage Fly-in  
6-7 Paignton   English Riviera Sea Front Air Show  
7 Old Warden   Shuttleworth Flying Festival Air Show  
11-13 Wycombe - Booker   Aero Expo & Heli UK Expo Tradeshow [pre-register]  
13 London - Buckingham Palace   Trooping The Colour Fly Past @ 1300  
13-21 Husbands Bosworth   BGA Gliding Competition  
14 Cosford   RAF Air Show  
14 Old Buckenham   Wings & Wheels Show [PPR]  
20 Old Warden   Shuttleworth Evening Air Show  
21 Compton Abbas   Flyer Magazine Fly-in  
26 Compton Abbas   Late Night Fly-in  
26 Headcorn   Armed Forces Day  
27 Scarborough   National Arned Forces Day  
27-28 Headcorn   Battle of Britain Air Show  
27-28 Weston-Super-Mare   Sea Front Air Festival  
27-Jy 5 Shenington   BGA Gliding Competition  
         
  JULY      
4 Compton Abbas   Vintage Fly-in  
4-5 Swansea Bay   Welsh National Sea Front Air Show  
4-12 Bidford   BGA Gliding Competition  
4-12 Nympsfield   BGA Gliding Competition  
5 Old Warden   Shuttleworth Military Air Show  
9-12 Goodwood   Festival of Speed  
10-11 Compton Abbas   BAeA Aerobatic Competition  
11 Yeovilton   Royal Navy Air Show  
11-19 Booker   BGA Gliding Competition  
17-19 Fairford   RIAT Military Display 01285-713300
18 Old Warden   Shuttleworth Evening Air Show & LAA Garden Party  
18-26 Husbands Bosworth   BGA Gliding Competition  
20-24 Farnborough   SBAC Air Show [Public 24]  
24-26 Sunderland   Seafront Air Show  
24-26 Enstone   BMAA SSDR Rally  
25-26 North Coates   Wings & \Wheels Event 01472-388850
25-Au 2 Bicester   BGA Gliding Competition  
26 Compton Abbas   Piper PA28 Fly-in  
28-Au 1 Goodwood   Horse Racing Festival  
31 Compton Abbas   Late Night Fly-in  
         
  AUGUST      
1 Compton Abbas   Vintage Fly-in  
1-2 Old Buckenham   Old Buck Air Show [PPR]  
1-2 Headcorn   Fire Show  
1-2 Wormingford   BGA Gliding Competition  
2 Old Warden   Shuttleworth Family Air Show  
2-8 Sutton Bank   BGA Gliding Competition  
8-9 Blackpool   Sea Front Air Show  
8-9 Headcorn   Combined Ops Show  
8-16 Gransden Lodge   BGA Gliding Competition  
8-16 Lasham   BGA Gliding Competition  
13-16 Eastbourne   Airbourne Seafront Air Show  
15 Old Warden   Shuttleworth Flying Proms  
20-23 Bournemouth   Seafront Air Show  
22-30 Aston Down   BGA Gliding Competition  
22-30 Dunstable   BGA Gliding Competition  
22-30 Keevil   BGA Gliding Competition  
23-30 Pocklington   BGA Gliding Competition  
27-28 Clacton   Seafront Air Show  
28 Compton Abbas   Late Night Fly-in  
         
  SEPTEMBER      
4-6 Sywell   LAA National Rally & Exhibition [PPR-slots] 01280-846786
4-6 Ayr   Scottish Int. Sea Front Air Show  
5 Compton Abbas   Vintage Fly-in  
5-6 North Coates   25th Anniv Fly-in 01472-388850
6 Old Warden   Shuttleworth Vintage Air Show  
11-13 Goodwood   Revival Meeting  
12-13 Headcorn   Southern Model Air Show  
19-20 Duxford   Battle of Britain Air Show  
25 Compton Abbas   Late Night Fly-in  
27 Compton Abbas   Pooleys Fly-in [PPR with Pooleys]  
         
  OCTOBER      
3 Old Buckenham   Battle of Britain Air Show [PPR]  
3 Compton Abbas   Vintage Fly-in  
4 Old Warden   Shuttleworth Race Day Air Show  
31 Old Buckenham   Halloween Fireworks  
         
  NOVEMBER      
7 Compton Abbas   Vintage Fly-in  
8 Old Buckenham   Remembrance Service [PPR]  
         
  DECEMBER      
5 Compton Abbas   Vintage Fly-in  
6 Compton Abbas   Xmas Fly-in  
         
         

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