This is by far the largest gathering of Hot Air Balloons outside the USA and this year enjoyed record temperatures though, of the 19 available launch windows, at 0630 and 1830 each day, only 10 sessions were successful. 983 different balloons participated with over 1200 pilots attending from 49 nations.
20-21st July 2013
It is July again so the annual pilgrimage to the world's greatest military airshow is made again. This year enjoyed excellent weather with two main display themes; 'Sky Guardian' featuring reconnaissance assets and all those concerned with airborne protection and the 70th Anniversary of the dambusters raid.