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Clacton Airshow.

Clacton Airshow History
The well established and free Clacton Airshow will be celebrating 25 years in 2016. Over 220,000 people attended the airshow in 2015.

The event is organised by Tendring District Council and is based in the stunning Tendring District along the award winning Essex Sunshine Coast.

Clacton Airshow
Clacton Airshow.

The Clacton Airshow takes place on the sea front at Clacton-on-Sea in Essex. The show usually takes place on a Thursday and Friday in August.

This free, two-day event, includes a good mixture in the flying display including RAF participation along with display teams, aerobatic aircraft, and historic aircraft. On the ground there will be exhibits from the Army and RAF, children's activities, simulator, climbing and entertainment areas along the Clacton seafront.

A wide range of trade stands and a food court with a sumptuous selection of refreshments will be on hand. After the show there will be a chance to do some late night shopping with many of the retail stores staying open late.

Clacton Airshow 2016:

25-26 August - Clacton Airshow 2016

Clacton Airshow 2016:

25-26 August - Clacton Airshow 2016

Participating aircraft:

Red Arrows (F)
BBMF Lancaster, Spitfire, Hurricane (F)
RAF Typhoon FGR4 (F)
Tigers parachute team (F)
B-17 Flying Fortress 'Sally B' (F)
Rockwell OV-10 Bronco
B-25 Mitchell - Dutch Historic Flight
Vampire Pair
Twister Aerobatics Team (F)
Fireflies (F)
Xtreme XA41 (F)

Thursday Evening:
Brendan O'Briens "Otto" (Thurs evening) (F)
Twister Aerobatics Team (F)
Fireflies (F)

Red Arrows display at 16:35 on Thursday and 13:00 on Friday.

Flights start from 2pm (Thurs) & 1pm (Fri). Evening flights take place from 8pm (Thurs only).

A spectacular firework display will take place on Thursday 25th after the evening flights at Clacton Pier to celebrate 25 years of Clacton Airshow.

Local hotels for the Clacton Airshow
Local hotels for the Clacton Airshow

The 2016 event will once again see the award winning seafronts and west greensward be transformed over two days into a fun filled display/event site and flight viewing area. Impressive aerobatic displays will take to the skies whilst a whole host of exhibition, trade stands, food court and on-site entertainment are available at ground level.

In celebration of the event's 25th year and in addition to the day flights, the event will be hosting evening flights taking place on Thursday 25th August (display times will start from 8pm).

Clacton Airshow Official Parking:
New to Clacton Air show 2016 is priority parking, available to pre-order online through the Clacton Rotary Club website:

Clacton Airshow Press Release:

Clacton Airshow
Eyes pointing to the skies for Clacton Airshow 2016...


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