a onblur=”try {parent.deselectBloggerImageGracefully();} catch(e) {}” href=”http://bp1.blogger.com/_RRbP6fpJWAc/SFdDb0l9HKI/AAAAAAAAAlw/6gqHSTUXyKk/s1600-h/logo.jpg”img style=”margin: 0px auto 10px; display: block; text-align: center; cursor: pointer;” src=”http://bp1.blogger.com/_RRbP6fpJWAc/SFdDb0l9HKI/AAAAAAAAAlw/6gqHSTUXyKk/s320/logo.jpg” alt=”” id=”BLOGGER_PHOTO_ID_5212709238958005410″ border=”0″ //aspan style=”font-size:85%;”Few airshows can rival sheer size and excitements as aircraft and aircrew from around the world descend on RAF Fairford in Gloucestershire each July for this annual, global celebration of aviation/span.br /br /span style=”font-size:85%;”With over 300+ aircraft participating each year, upwards of 170,000 visitors and support from the Royal Air Force and some of the world’s leading aerospace companies, the Royal International Air Tattoo has been acknowledged as not only the world’s largest military airshow but also one of the UK’s premier outdoor events for the whole family!/spanbr /br /pspan style=”font-size:85%;”Among the highlights at the 2008 show, will be the UK flying debut by the US Air Force’s most advanced jet, the F-22A Raptor plus displays by legendary World War Two aircraft such as the Spitfire, Lancaster and Hurricane, plus 10 flying displays teams from around the globe!/span/p pspan style=”font-size:85%;”There will also be the opportunity to marvel at a variety of special tributes – both in the air and on the ground – as the Air Tattoo prepares to stage official celebrations marking the 90th anniversary of the Royal Air Force, including an explosive demonstration highlighting the hi-tech capabilities of RAF aircraft currently in service around the globe. /span/p pspan style=”font-size:85%;”Also taking to the skies will be seven of the world’s greatest aerobatic display teams, including the legendary RAF Red Arrows, who will provide a breath-taking theatrical feast of close formation, precision flying./span/p pa onblur=”try {parent.deselectBloggerImageGracefully();} catch(e) {}” href=”http://bp1.blogger.com/_RRbP6fpJWAc/SFdEhiWirUI/AAAAAAAAAl4/lmZ2IBd1VDA/s1600-h/sfd.jpg”img style=”margin: 0pt 10px 10px 0pt; float: left; cursor: pointer;” src=”http://bp1.blogger.com/_RRbP6fpJWAc/SFdEhiWirUI/AAAAAAAAAl4/lmZ2IBd1VDA/s320/sfd.jpg” alt=”” id=”BLOGGER_PHOTO_ID_5212710436652363074″ border=”0″ //aspan style=”font-size:85%;”But there’s far more to enjoy at the Air Tattoo than just the fabulous flying. On the ground, youngsters can meet the pilots and sit in the aircraft and enjoy the critically-acclaimed Tri@RIAT attraction, which brings together a feast of entertaining and interactive activities specifically designed to inspire and excite young minds. /span/p pspan style=”font-size:85%;”Add to this a rousing outdoor evening concert and free entry for accompanied under-16s, and it’s clear that the Royal International Air Tattoo, held in support of the Royal Air Force Charitable Trust, offers unbeatable value for money./span/pa href=”http://www.airtattoo.com/”http://www.airtattoo.com//ap align=”left” /p

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