RNAS YEOVILTON AIR DAY IS ALL SET FOR TAKE OFF!

RAF Red Arrows. Photo: Paul Johnson

A truly special event marking the 70th anniversary of the Air Station’s and the Fleet Air Arm’s preparations for carrier operations is planned for this year’s Royal Naval Air Station Yeovilton International Air Day on Saturday 8 July 2017. Full story: Read more

INSPIRING THE NEXT GENERATION OF ENGINEERS AT AIR DAY

Royal Naval Air Station Yeovilton International Air Day on Saturday 8 July plans to inspire the next generation of engineers with an extensive display of Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) related interactive exhibits. Leading the way will be a full-scale replica of Bloodhound, the vehicle attempting to travel at 1,000 mph for the World Land Speed Record later this year. Full story: Read more

FRENCH NAVY’S SHOW OF FORCE AT AIR DAY

Royal Naval Air Station Yeovilton will once again receive tremendous support from the French Navy at this year’s International Air Day on Saturday 8 July. Making its only UK flying display appearance of this year, the French naval power’s thunderous fast jet role demonstration will return to Air Day. Full story: Read more

PATROUILLE SUISSE ADDS FLARE TO RNAS YEOVILTON AIR DAY

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Patouille Suisse – Swiss Air Force

The Swiss Air Force’s superb Patrouille Suisse national display team has confirmed that it will participate in RNAS Yeovilton International Air Day’s flying display on Saturday 8 July. Making its first visit to RNAS Yeovilton in a decade, Patrouille Suisse’s mesmerising performance will undoubtedly be one of the memorable highlights at the Somerset airshow. Full story: Read more

RNAS Yeovilton Air Day 2017 Date Confirmed

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The annual Royal Naval Air Station (RNAS) Yeovilton International Air Day in Somerset will take place on Saturday 8 July. Planning is well under way for this popular ‘Fly Navy’ airshow which will showcase the Royal Navy’s Fleet Air Arm, its current capabilities and historic accomplishments. Full story: Read more