How Blackpool Air Show Started

How Blackpool Air Show Started

Blackpool launched the worlds first official air show 115 years ago in 1909, an historic year in aviation when French aviator Louis Bleriot made the first crossing of the English Channel in a heavier than air aircraft. Since those early days Blackpool Air show has...
How Blackpool Air Show Started

Blackpool Air Show 2023

Blackpool Air Show is back for 2023 with another 2 day program of exhilarating aeronautics, Saturday 12th August and Sunday 13th August are sure to provide a spectacular line up of Aircraft and Flying displays to delight Blackpool visitors and residents alike....
Supermarine Spitfire

Supermarine Spitfire

The Spitfire is a legendary WW2 British fighter aircraft which achieved its iconic status for its contribution to the British Allied victory over the German Luftwaffe in the 1940 Battle of Britain and remains to this day a firm favourite with Blackpool Air Show...
Chinook Helicopter

Chinook Helicopter

The Chinook helicopter may not, at first glance, appear to be an aircraft that would be at home at Blackpool Air Show, it is in fact a very popular performer. The Chinook displaying at Blackpool Air Show is operated by the Royal Air Force (RAF) Chinook display team...
Blackpool Air Show 2022

Blackpool Air Show 2022

The Blackpool Air Show returns in spectacular style after the annual two day event was cancelled in 2020 and in 2021 due to the Coronavirus pandemic. Tens of thousands of visitors from across the county will be heading to Blackpool to watch the Blackpool Air Show...