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Red Arrows to Perform Flypast at Shrewsbury Steam Rally 2017

We are delighted to announce that the world-famous Red Arrows will be performing a flypast at 3:04pm on the Sunday afternoon of this year’s Shrewsbury Steam Rally.

Edward Goddard, Chairman of the rally Society said: “We are really excited and very pleased that one of the world’s premier aerobatic teams, the Royal Air Force Aerobatic Team, The Red Arrows, will be performing a flypast at this year’s rally. We welcome people to come along and see this amazing sight with a dramatic smoke display, as the Red Arrows fly in a ‘V formation’ of nine planes. This is of course, subject to the usual proviso of weather permitting – but great news!

2017 will be the 53rd display season for the Red Arrows in which they will continue to enthrall, captivate and inspire millions of people both in the UK and around the world with a series of displays and flypasts at a wide variety of events, and we are absolutely delighted to have been advised that they will be coming to add to the spectacle at our family-fun event”.


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Additional Red Arrows information…

Red Arrows Transit Times: Sunday 28th August 2017
Depart Farnborough – 1151
DISPLAY DUNSFOLD WINGS AND WHEELS – 1200
Arrive Farnborough – 1225
Depart Farnborough – 1435
Flypast Phoenix Festival – 1446
Flypast Great Rissington Charity Circuit – 1449
Flypast Shrewsbury Steam Rally – 1504
Arrive Hawarden – 1509
Depart Hawarden – 1718
DISPLAY RHYL – 1730
Arrive Hawarden – 1755

With a trademark combination of close formations and precision flying, the Royal Air Force Aerobatic Team, the Red Arrows, has been displaying since 1965. One of the premier aerobatic teams in the world, the Red Arrows are the public face of the Royal Air Force and are ambassadors for the United Kingdom.

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