They are some of the most exciting sights you can see in the sky. The red arrows display team against a blue summer sky is irresistible to people of all ages.
And with this summer looking to be free of coronavirus pandemic restrictions, there will be plenty of opportunities to get out and see RAF planes at a host of airshows across the UK. The team are based at RAF Scampton in Lincolnshire and have a busy summer schedule.
Red Arrows Calendar 2022
June 2 and 3: Midlands Air Festival
June 3, 4 and 5: English Riviera Airshow, Torbay
June 7: Isle of Man TT
June 11: Teeside Air Show
June 12: Cosford Air Show
June 17: Isle of Wight Festival
June 23, 24 and 26: Goodwood Festival of Speed
June 24: Headcorn Airshow
June 25: Scarborough National Armed Forces Day
June 25: Cleethorpes National Armed Forces Day
June 26: West Air Festival, Weston-super-Mare
2 and 3 July: Wales National Airshow, Swansea
July 2: Teignmouth Air Show
July 3: Silverstone, British F1 Grand Prix
July 9 and 10: Southport Airshow
July 15, 16 and 17: Royal International Air Tattoo
July 20: Peterhead, Scottish week
July 23: Making Waves Festival, Irvine, Scotland
August 10: Falmouth Week
August 13: Whitby Regatta
August 13 and 14: Blackpool Airshow
August 17: Cromer Carnival
August 18, 19, 20 and 21: Airbourne, Eastbourne International Airshow
August 21: Folkestone Air Show
August 25 and 26: Clacton Airshow
August 26: Sidmouth
August 27 and 28: Rhyl Airshow
1, 2, 3 and 4 September: Bournemouth Air Festival
September 8: Guernsey Air Display
September 9: Jersey International Air Show
September 10: Causeway International Airshow, Portrush, Northern Ireland
September 11: Great North Run
Who are the Red Arrows?
The Royal Air Force’s aerobatic team, the Red Arrows, is one of the best aerobatic teams in the world. Representing the speed, agility and precision of the RAF, the team is the public face of the service.
They help with recruitment into the armed forces, act as UK ambassadors at home and abroad and promote the best of Britons. Flying distinctive fast Hawk jets, the team is made up of pilots, engineers and essential support personnel with frontline operational experience.