VIDEO: Sun shines on first day of Weston Air Festival and Armed Forces Weekend

RAF Chinook at Weston Air Festival and Armed Forces Weekend 2019.

RAF Chinook at Weston Air Festival and Armed Forces Weekend 2019. - Credit: Archant

Weston Air Festival and Armed Forces Weekend 2019 started today (Saturday), which saw thousands of people take to the town’s seafront to watch some of the best aerial displays in the country.

Balloons On The Beach. Picture: Exclusive Ballooning

Balloons On The Beach. Picture: Exclusive Ballooning - Credit: Archant

The event was started wit a parade down the promenade led by HM Royal Marines Band, Plymouth.

People crowded on the beach to watch displays by the Aerosuperbatics Wingwalker, Chinook and Rich Goodwin's Muscle Biplane.

Here is a video of the first day's action, click here for the weekend's full schedule.


You may also want to watch:


Become a Supporter

This newspaper has been a central part of community life for many years. Our industry faces testing times, which is why we're asking for your support. Every contribution will help us continue to produce local journalism that makes a measurable difference to our community.

Become a Supporter