Action-packed Festival of Flight

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Action-packed Festival of Flight

After a fantastic 2017, it's time to crank up the power for Duxford Air Festival 2018Join us for a weekend of wonder, with each day jam-packed with activities and excitement, culminating in an action-packed air show, full of speed, noise, power and thrills - we can't wait to see you there! Great value Early Bird tickets are on sale now. 

 

Experience Duxford's Finest Hour

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Experience Duxford's Finest Hour

Duxford Battle of Britain Air Show brings to life Duxford’s finest hour as an important Second World War fighter station defending Great Britain from aerial attack in 1940. Great value Early Bird tickets are on sale now. 

 

2018 Duxford Air Show Season

Children looking on as Wingwalkers fly past
Duxford Air Show
Duxford Air Festival 2018
Experience the thrills in the sky above, and enjoy the fun on the showground below at the Spring Bank Holiday weekend Duxford Air Festival
Grumman FM2 Wildcat
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Duxford Air Show
Flying Legends Air Show 2018
The Flying Legends Air Show is organised and produced by The Fighter Collection, based at IWM Duxford.
Battle of Britain Air Show Spitfires
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Battle of Britain Air Show 2018
The Duxford Battle of Britain Air Show brings to life Duxford’s finest hour as an important Second World War fighter station defending Great Britain from aerial attack in 1940.

Great range of tickets

Spitfire start up
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Duxford Battle of Britain 2018 Tickets
Our Early Bird prices are available from launch up until Sunday 9 September 2018, providing a great value discount only if you book early. The discount is available on standard day tickets and weekend tickets, including IWM Premium Membership tickets.
Planes and Crowd at an Air Show at IWM Duxford
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Premium Experiences
For an extra special air show, upgrade your standard ticket to a Premium Experience: from our brand new and much anticipated Grandstand Experience; exclusive Gold Experience or our child-friendly Family Experience for a stress-free day out.
Planes flying overhead
Duxford Air Festival 2018 Tickets
Book Early Bird tickets for a great value day out you'll want to share with family and friends, or for the very best value tickets become an IWM Premium Member before you buy your Air Show tickets.

Premium members enjoy our best benefits

Join IWM's Membership scheme for Duxford Air Show discounts

Premium members enjoy our best benefits

IWM Premium Members receive a discount of 20% off Early Bird and Standard air show tickets. Already an IWM Premium Member? Simply log in to access your 20% off tickets now.

Want to become a member to access Premium Membership benefits? Find out more about IWM Membership now.

* 20% discount applies to Early Bird and Standard Price tickets at the Duxford Air Festival and Duxford Battle of Britain Air Show. For Flying Legends at IWM Duxford in July, produced by The Fighter Collection, discounts apply on full price tickets only.

Top 10 things to do at Duxford Air Festival 2018

Top 10 things to do at Duxford Air Festival 2018

Your guide to the top ten things to look out for this Spring May Bank Holiday weekend.
Children watching wingwalker at Duxford Air Festival 2017

Top 10 things to do at Battle of Britain Air Show

Top 10 things to do at Battle of Britain Air Show

There's so much to do, from doors opening to the unforgettable, heart-warming finale. Here's our run down of the top 10 reasons why you should be excited for 2018's Duxford Battle of Britain Air Show. 
Group enjoying Duxford Air Show
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Thrills in the sky

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About IWM Duxford
The aerodrome at Duxford was built during the First World War and was one of the earliest Royal Air Force stations. During 1917 the Royal Flying Corps expanded and Duxford was one of a number of new stations established to train RFC aircrew. 
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The History of Duxford in 10 Facts
Tens of thousands of people currently attend Imperial War Museums’ Air Shows and the numbers are growing. Find out the history and heritage of air shows at Duxford, and how we are still creating memories for people across the UK and Europe.
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We couldn’t do it without your support. Over 90,000 visitors enjoy Air Shows at IWM Duxford every year, and every ticket matters.

Duxford Air Shows combine technological innovation with the thrills of fast-paced flying. We'll keep announcing additions to our flying line up and our Showground activities right up until the event. You will not want to miss out!

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