The Royal International Air Tattoo

14 July 2017 - 16 July 2017

RAF Fairford

Supported Event

Few events can rival the intensity, drama and spectacle on offer at the world's greatest airshow. The Air Tattoo, one of the UK's premier outdoor events, returns this summer with an extravaganza of entertainment for all the family. Alongside the thrilling flying action, visitors will be treated to non-stop entertainment on the ground - so whether a wide-eyed first timer or a seasoned airshow veteran, the experience is breathtaking.

During the thrilling 7.5 hour flying display (4 hours on Friday) visitors will get to see fast jets, giant transporters, historic aircraft, and much, much more. There will be a chance to meet the crews, get close to the aircraft and enjoy a feast of first class entertainment including the Techno Zone, an interactive showcase designed especially for youngsters, the Vintage Village, Autodrome and the Activity Zone.

Visit the RAeS Stand

The Royal Aeronautical Society's Young Persons Network will be exhibiting in the Techno Zone with interactive activities for all members and their families to participate in so come and visit us.

With FREE entry for accompanied under-16s and FREE parking for ticket holders, the Air Tattoo offers great value for money day out.

The Air Tattoo is staged in support of the Royal Air Force Charitable Trust, a charity set up in 2005 to support the wider RAF family. As well as seeking to develop a spirit of air-mindedness in youngsters, it also aims to promote excellence with the Royal Air Force.

Win tickets

Enter our Young Members photo competition for a chance to win two tickets to RIAT. Just submit a photograph of yourself in an aerospace/aviation setting to by 23 June.

The Royal Air Force Charitable Trust Enterprises, organisers of the Royal International Air Tattoo, would once again like to offer members of The Royal Aeronautical Society tickets to the VIP Aviation Club Enclosure at a specially discounted rate of only £100 (should be £130) on Friday 14 July 2017. This price, plus the admission price has been held from 2016!

The Aviation Club offers individuals and groups a very special day out in a relaxed environment and the ticket includes:

• Access to 'fast track' purple traffic route
• On-airfield Guest Car Park
• Private marquee and toilets
• Private grandstand and garden (non-reserved seating)
• Morning coffee with handmade biscuits
• Two course buffet lunch
• Afternoon tea with cakes and sandwiches
• A lanyard pass
• Complimentary Souvenir Programme

Use the promotional code RAS2017 at the checkout. Bookings can be made via the website or by calling our ticket line on 01285 713 456.

RAF Fairford

RAF Fairford

RAF Fairford