The Shoreham Air Show takes place at Shoreham Airport in West Sussex over two days in September.
The Shoreham airshow is one of the premier airshows in the UK with easy access to the show, a wonderful backdrop, increased ground attractions and a large static display which makes it a true family day.
Located at the UK's oldest licensed airport, the highly picturesque venue, with the backdrop of the Downs and dominated by Lancing college, provides the perfect backdrop for stunning displays in the air and exciting attractions on the ground.
All proceeds from the airshow go to the Royal Air Forces Association
22 August - 23 August 205
The Royal Air Forces Association Airshow at Shoreham is one of the premier family airshows in the UK. The airshow regularly attracts the best UK and European display acts to its unique “garden party” atmosphere event each summer. The show is held to support the work of the Royal Air Forces Association which provides welfare and comradeship to all members of the Royal Air Force and Royal Air Force Regiment. Since the shows inception, the event has raised over £1.5million for RAFA.
Provisional Participating aircraft at Shoreham Airshow 2014:
The Shoreham Airshow
22 August - 23 August 2015
Provisional Participation Details
RAF Tutor T1 (F)
Sopwith Triplane - Great War Display Team (F)
R.A.F SE5a x 3 - Great War Display Team (F)
R.A.F BE2c - Great War Display Team (F)
Junkers CL1 x 2 - Great War Display Team (F)
Fokker Dr.1 x 2 - Great War Display Team (F)
BAC Jet Provost T.Mk.5 (F)
Calidus Autogyro (F)
Twister Aerobatics Team - Silence SA1100 Twister x 2 (F)
“Little and Large” Extra Duo (F)
North American T-28S Fennec (F)
O'Brien's Flying Circus (F)
Junkers Ju-52/3M-4 (F)
BBMF Lancaster, Hurricane & Spitfire (F)
RAF Falcons parachute team (F)
Sea Vixen FAW2 (F)
Bristol Blenheim I L6739 (F)
Supermarine Spitfire I P9374 (F)
Supermarine Spitfire Ia N3200 (F)
Yakovlev Yak-3M (F)
Tickets purchased in advance are valid one day only, but can be used for either Saturday or Sunday.
There is free on-site car parking.
Tickets may be purchased on the day of the airshow by CASH or CHEQUE ONLY.
Access to to main airshow car parks is from the A27 Old Shoreham Road or the A259 Brighton Road. There are dedicated free car parks available from routes, but parking is limited and ticket holders cannot be guaranteed a parking space. Early Arrival before the flying displays start is recommended.
For visitors travelling from north of Henfield we advise you use the fast route by the A23 and then joined the A27 straight into the Airshow. The A281 Shoreham Road becomes heavily congested during the airshow weekend.
You are advised to listen to BBC Local Radio Stations, Splash FM, Spirit FM or Heart FM for the latest traffic information. Information will also be displayed on overhead gamtry signs on the M25 and M23 where appropriate.
The SATNAV users is BN43 5FF.
A number of entrance routes will be in operation during the show and enforced by the Sussex Police and Traffic Management/Security Personnel. PLease see the summary below.
Alternative parking is available at Shoreham Railway Station where there is a FREE Shuttle Bus service to the airshow. Only available to those who have or intend to buy tickets to the airshow.
More travel details including maps and trave by train can be found here.