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Red Arrows Schedule for 2020

Red Arrows Display Schedule 2020

Red Arrows Schedule 2020.



Below are the 2020 display dates, venues & timings for the Red Arrows:
June
To be announced...





July
To be announced...





August
To be announced...





September
To be announced...





October
To be announced...





The Red Arrows schedule is usually announced at the end of March each year.
Press Releases:

Red Arrows
Training update for the Red Arrows (24.3.20)...



Activities will typically include either a flypast, display or ground engagement-only - or a combination of these elements. Venues and places are subject to change. More details for each location will be released ahead of each stop and date.

Note that last year (2019) the Red Arrows were on tour in North America during August & September 2019. You can see more information about this by clicking here.
Red Arrows Schedule 2020.
The Royal Air Force Aerobatic Team, The Red Arrows fly nine BAE SYSTEMS Hawk T.1 advanced trainer aircraft and are currently based at RAF Scampton in Lincolnshire.

Red Arrows Training:
The Red Arrows begin training for the forthcoming season almost as soon as the previous year has ended.

Typically, winter training starts in October, with small groups of three or four aircraft formations. Each pilot flies three sorties a day, five days a week, and the formations grow in aircraft number as training progresses. These flights involve a thorough brief, debrief and discussion to ensure safety is paramount and the formations are precise. One complete cycle consisting of these elements lasts about two hours, usually with a 30-minute flight.

Winter training lasts until mid-March, when the team usually moves overseas to a location with more predictable, settled weather to maximise flying hours and perfect the display. This is known as Exercise Springhawk. During Springhawk the team is assessed by senior Royal Air Force officers, with the aim of gaining Public Display Authority. If this is awarded, the Squadron's pilots change from green coveralls into their famous red flying suits and the ground crew are allowed to wear their royal blue display coveralls.

The season then officially begins and public performances by the Red Arrows are permitted.

Types of Display:
There are three types of display the Team Leader can elect to fly - full, rolling or flat. To carry out a full, looping, display the base of the cloud must be above 5,500ft to avoid the aircraft entering the cloud at the top of the loop. If the cloud base is less than 5,500ft, but more than 2,500ft, the team will perform the rolling display - substituting wing-overs and rolls for the loops. And when the cloud base is below 2,500ft, the Team will fly the flat display, consisting of a series of flypasts and steep turns.

Red Arrows Team Pilots for the 2020 season:
Red 1 - Sqn Ldr Martin Pert (Team Leader)
Red 2 - Fl Lt Will Cambridge
Red 3 - Fl Lt Nick Critchell
Red 4 - Fl Lt James Turner
Red 5 - Fl Lt David Simmonds
Red 6 - Fl Lt Jon Bond (Synchro Leader)
Red 7 - Sqn Ldr Gregor Ogston (Synchro 2)
Red 8 - Fl Lt Damo Green
Red 9 - Sqn Ldr Steve Morris (Executive Officer)
Red 10 - Sqn Ldr Adam Collins (Supervisor)
Officer Commanding - Wing Commander Andrew Keith

The new Red Arrows pilots joining for the 2020 season are Flight Lieutenants Will Cambridge, Nick Critchell and James Turner.

There is actually a 10th Red Arrow which is flown by the Team Manager who provides commentary during the display.


Scanner Frequencies:
243.450, 242.200
Red Arrows Official website.

Red Arrows page on this website.

Click here for 2019 Red Arrows Team Pilots.

UK Air Show Calendar 2020.

Red Arrows North American Tour last year in 2019.


Red Arrows North American Tour Series on Channel 5.




Links



RAF Scampton page.

Red Arrows page.

Red Arrows at RAF Scampton 2007.

Red Arrows Public Visit 2012.

Battle of Britain Memorial Flight Schedule 2020

RAF Typhoon Display Schedule 2020

RAF Chinook Display Schedule 2020

RAF Tutor Display Schedule 2020

RAF Falcons Display Schedule 2020

AAC Apache Display Schedule 2020

RN Wildcat Demo Schedule 2020

UK Airshow Calendar 2020

Red Arrows N. American Tour Series on Channel 5.



Red Arrows Calendar 2020




NOTAMS (for Red Arrows route info).
Google Maps.
UK Airshow Calendar 2020.



New Red Arrows manoeuvre for 2020