RAF Typhoon announced for 2019 Air Festival!

Ear plugs at the ready…first exciting display announcement for 2019 Bournemouth Air Festival!

The organisers are delighted to confirm that the RAF Typhoon is back and set to rip through the coastal skies of Dorset! Participating for the first time since 2016, the Air Festival team are thrilled to welcome back one of the UK’s top air display teams, who will be performing their awe – inspiring routines on the Friday, Saturday and Sunday of the award – winning Bournemouth Air Festival.

Fg Off William Ames, Typhoon Display Manager commented ,“Flt Lt Peterson, the 2019 Typhoon Display Pilot, has described the Eurofighter Typhoon as being a ‘dream to fly’ and looks forward to sharing that dream with you at Bournemouth Air Festival. This year’s Typhoon Display is bound to impress; watch on in awe as he pulls up to 9 ‘G’ and reaches speeds of 600 nautical miles per hour! The whole Typhoon Display Team eagerly anticipates meeting you all.”

Jon Weaver, Festival Director, says, “This RAF Typhoon news is just the first of many exciting and diverse headliner announcements to come over the next few weeks .We are extremely pleased with the programme we are pulling together for this year and are confident that the 2019 Air Festival will be one to remember.”

Regarded as the UK’s most successful civilian air show with brilliant day and night time entertainment in the skies, on land and in the evening, the 12th Air Festival, takes place 29th August – 1st September 2019.

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