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 AICs
ALWAYS CHECK BEFORE SETTING OUT

Phone 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.
Click here for a link to download a PDF copy of CAP403.


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:
http://www.raf.mod.uk/reds/
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.

  2018      
         
  SEPTEMBER      
2-8 Aboyne   Gliding Competition - Mountain Soaring  
6-8 Conington   BAeA Aerobatic Sport & Int Nat Ch’ships  
7-9 Goodwood   Revival Meeting  
7-9 Bidford on Avon   Grass Roots Balloon Meet [POSTPONED to 21-23 Sep]  
8 Turweston   VAC Autumn Fly-in [PPR] 01280-705400
8-9 Scampton   RAF Air Show [CANCELLED]  
8-9 Fenland   BMAA Microlight Fly-in  
8-9 Highclere Castle, Hants   Heroes at Highclere Charity Event inc Air Show [inc Red Arrows 8]  
8-9 Headcorn   Southern Model Show  
9 Popham   Auster Fly-in 01256-397733
9 Duxford   BMAA Bonus Day  
9 Newcastle   Great North Run [inc Red Arrows Flypast]  
13 Guernsey, St Peter Port   Guernsey Sea Front Air Show [inc Red Arrows]  
13 Jersey, St Aubyn's Bay   Jersey Sea Front Air Show [inc Red Arrows]  
13-16 Longleat   Exclusive Cup Balloon Meet  
14-15 East Fortune (North)   LAA East of Scotland Strut Fly-in [PPR] 07710-547338
14-16 Manchester, Cathedral Gdns   RAF 100 - Static Aircraft  
15 Sywell   Young Aviators Day  
15-16 Bodmin   LAA Cornwall Strut Fly-in 01752-406660
15-16 Glenforsa, Mull   Vintage Taildragger Fly-in  
16 Compton Abbas   Pooley's Day Fly-in [PPR with Pooleys]  
19 Seething   SAGA Midweek Lunch Fly-in [PPR] 01502-476200
21-23 Bodmin   FOG Charity Cornwall Air Scout Camp 01752-406660
21-23 Naburn Lock, York   PRBA Balloon Meet  
21-23 Bidford on Avon   Grass Roots Balloon Meet [RESCHEDULED]
22 East Kirkby   LAHC Museum 30th Anniv Event
22-23 Duxford   IWM Battle of Britain Air Show [inc Red Arrows & Typhoon]  
22-23 Leicester >Sherburn-in-Elmet
[Change Venue]
  BAeA Aerobatic Competitions  
22-23 Sywell   Classic Wings & Wheels Show  
22-23 Alderney   RRRA Handicap Air Race  
22-23 Sandy   Microlight Fly-in & Competition Taster  
22-23 Barton-City   Airport Fly-in [PPR] 0161-789-1362
23 Popham   Solent Av Soc Fly-in 01256-397733
23 Breighton   Helicopter Fly-in [PPR]  
26 Met Office, Exeter   GASCo Weather Decision-Making for GA Seminar [pre-book]  
28 Compton Abbas   Evening Fly-in & Curry [PPR – pre-book food]  
28-30 York Racecourse   Balloon Meet  
29 Compton Abbas   End WW-1 Centenary Event  
29 Fenland   Female Fly-in & Afternoon Tea Charity Day  
29 Kemble - Cotswold   Threshold Aero RAF100 Night Photo-Shoot [pre-book]  
29-30 Kemble - Cotswold   Revival Festival  
29-30 Old Buckenham   LAA & Homebuilt Festival [PPR]  
         
  OCTOBER      
1 Old Sarum   BDAC Museum Vintage Sunday Fly-in  
5-7 Thornton-le-Dale, N Yorks   PRBA Autumn Gold Balloon Meet  
6 Dunkeswell   VPAC Vintage Piper Fly-in  
6 Duxford   Air Britain AGM  
7 Seething   Fly-in & BBQ  
13 Duxford   Threshold Aero Catalina Night Photo-Shoot [pre-book]  
13-14 Fenland   Autumn Fly-in  
14 Old Warden   Shuttleworth Race Day Event  
14 Popham   End of Season Fly-in 01256-397733
21 Coventry   Midland Air Museum Aviation Fair 07903-848726
21 Sywell   LAA AGM  
25 Yeovilton   Threshold Aero Navy Wings Night Photo-Shoot [pre-book]  
         
  NOVEMBER      
4 Old Sarum   BDAC Museum Vintage Sunday Fly-in  
10 Spanhoe   Threshold Aero Day & Night Photo-Shoot [pre-book]  
11 Old Buckenham   Remembrance Service [PPR]  
11 Stow Maries   Remembrance Service [PPR]  
16-18 Beverley - Linley Hill   Humber Bridge Balloon Meet  
25 Kempton Park Racecourse   Heathrow Aircraft Enthusiasts Fair 01423-862256
         
  DECEMBER      
1 Compton Abbas   Christmas Fly-in  
6 Yeovilton   FAAM Cobham Hall Workshops Tours [pre-book]  
         

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