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Bournemouth Air Festival: Day One Live


Bournemouth Air Festival 2017: traffic, parking and schedule information plus all the news you need to know

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    It's the first day of the tenth Bournemouth Air Festival
  • Flying got underway at 3.15pm with the Chinook
  • Showers delayed the flying timetable a little but got quickly back underway
  • Displays from the Spitfire, Tigers Parachute Display Team, Bristol Blenheim and Sally B
  • The Red Arrows will be doing their first ever evening display to mark the festival's 10th anniversary.
  • A Dusk Display starts at 8pm
  • There were five mile queues on the A31 due to a crash blocking one lane near the Fordingbridge turn-off. This has now been cleared.