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Southport Airshow.

Southport Airshow History
The first Southport Airshow was an annual event held in Southport, Merseyside, England, since 1991. The airshow takes place over two days, usually in September, and attracts around 150,000 spectators making it the North West's largest Airshow.

The flying programme includes a good mixture of military and civilian aircraft, classic jets, warbirds, helicopters, aerobatics and parachute displays. The show features a whole host of trade stands, interactive and educational displays, simulators, military vehicles, assault courses, bungee trampolines, and children's activities.

At the start of the day you can see aircraft landing on the beach on the purpose built runway, a spectacle unique to Southport Air Show. You can get up close to them and the microlights as they park on the beach for the show.

Southport Airshow
Southport Airshow.

The Southport Seafront Air Show is recognised as the North West's largest Airshow attracting up to 150,000 spectators over two days in September.

Combining a spectacular air display with a host of ground activities, the Southport Airshow is an exhilarating and fun-filled experience that the whole family can enjoy.

The event promises to be one of the aviation calendar's most spectacular events, providing stunning views of the best jets, fighters, bombers, helicopters and aerobatic aircraft.

Southport Airshow 2016:

10-11 September - Southport Airshow 2016

Southport Airshow 2016:

10-11 September - Southport Airshow 2016

Participating aircraft:

Red Arrows (Saturday) (F)
RAF Typhoon FGR4 (F)
BBMF Lancaster, Spitfire, Hurricane (F)
RN Black Cats (F)
RNHF Swordfish (F)
Tigers parachute team (F)
The Blades (F)
Team Raven (F)
Jet Provost Display Team Pairs Display (F)
P-51D Mustang - Hangar 11 (F)
MiG-15 (F)
Vampire Pair (F)
B-25 Mitchell (F)
North American Rockwell OV-10 Bronco (Saturday) (F)
DH Sea Vixen (Sunday) (F)

The Typhoon will be displaying at the Friday Night Flying event. Displaying at dusk, this the first time the Typhoon can showcase the afterburn after daylight in Southport - not to be missed!

Local hotels for the Southport Airshow
Local hotels for the Southport Airshow

Friday Night Flying:
Friday Night Flying is new for 2016 to celebrate the 25th anniversary of the Southport Air Show.

Gates open at 6pm and flying will be at dusk with a firework finale. We have confirmed The Blades, The Tigers Freefall Team and the P-51 Mustang with others to be confirmed over the next few weeks.

There will be lights, there will be planes and there will be pyros!!!

The show will end with a grand finale beach firework display.

Ticket Prices:
Please check with official Southport Airshow website for ticket prices and booking.


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