Posted on 21st June, 2018

Farnborough Air Show 2018

Farnborough Air Show 2018

If you are a fan of everything aircraft then you are in for a real treat. On 21st – 22nd July, 600 exhibitors and retailers, 150 aircraft carriers, and 80,000 visitors head to the airfield in Farnborough for 5 hours of fun. The world-famous Farnborough International Airshow has been held in Farnborough since 1948 and over the decades has showcased many pioneering triumphs in aerospace. If you’re not yet convinced that this event is for you, then keep reading as this guide will tell you all you need to know about the Farnborough International Airshow of 2018.

Static and Flying Displays

The most exciting aspect of the show will be the flying aircrafts, which will take centre stage to deliver five hours of an electrifying mix of displays. You can also get up close to some amazing planes which will be displayed on land. Nowhere will you see such a diverse range of aircraft on display, from vintage to fast jets and aerobatics to large commercial airliners. Some headliners have already been announced, including The Blades and The Flying Bulls.

Aerospace Exhibitors

The Farnborough Airshow benefits from having a unique show attendance from the business world of aerospace. No other airshow can provide a closer insight into aviation and the companies that form this amazing industry. You can discover the hundreds of exhibitors, display products and demonstrations from companies across the globe.  Keep an eye out on the Farnborough Airshow website for a full list of the different Aerospace Exhibitors.

Brooklands Museum Pavilion

The Brooklands Museum returns to the Farnborough International Airshow 2018 to celebrate their amazing collection of aircraft. The Museum will be home to historic aircraft, including the replica Sopwith Camel and Royal Aircraft Factory SE5a, two of the most important aircraft to fly in the First World War.


There will be a wide range of entertainment for everyone to enjoy, from flight stimulators to quirky crowd performers. Entertainment on the day includes, Airshow Live, Flight School, Free Full Stunt Bag, The Skyfall Zip Wire Experience, Tank Driving, and a children’s play area.


Click here to book your tickets now. Tickets start from £37 and kids 15 and under go free!

Sir Christopher Wren Hotel

If you’re worried about the long car/train journey ahead of you, why not put the stress behind you and indulge in a relaxing overnight stay at Sir Christopher Wren, only a 40 minute car journey away from the show. Set on the river, Sir Christopher Wren offers the perfect base to pay a visit to the show and an ideal setting to rest your head after a busy day of fun. Book direct with us today and enjoy luxury benefits that you won’t get anywhere else. We guarantee you will find the lowest published bedroom rates and you can take advantage of our Advantage Purchase Rate, up to 15% off bookings made before 5 days in advance.  We’ll even treat you with a free drink in The Brasserie and complimentary full English breakfast for all guests.

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