For the first time on the South Coast of England and after 15 years since their last civilian airshow display in the UK, the Breitling Jet Team are coming to Bournemouth for the Air Festival, which will be the only opportunity to see the in the UK this year.
The event is regarded as the UKs most successful civilian air show with both day and night time entertainment in the skies.
Their three day displays and one Night Air dusk show have been made possible by long-standing festival supporter Morgan Sindall Investments Limited which has supported the Air Festival since 2011.
The Breitling Jet Team are Europe’s largest professional civilian jet display team, based in Dijon France the team pilot seven Czech Aero L-39 Albatros jets. Their fast and powerful aircraft are piloted by incredible flying aces representing precision, speed and daring skill – at times the aircraft is within 3m of each other at speeds of over 700km/h.
Headed up by Jacques Bothelin, the team will be displaying on Friday, Saturday and Sunday with a special night air show scheduled for Saturday evening.
The team have displayed across the globe – from the Far East, South East Asia and the Middle East to Eastern Europe and, most recently, a two-year tour of North America.
The 11th Air Festival will take place from 30th August to 2nd September
For details visit bournemouthair.co.uk