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    Magnificent Vulcan bomber to make its last Irish appearance at Portrush

    Portrush will play host to another historic aviation event with the final appearance on the island of Ireland of the magnificent AVRO Vulcan bomber. This season marks the final displays of this much talked about and much loved Cold War bomber which also played a significant role in the Falklands

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    Battle of Britain Memorial Flight to mark 75th Anniversary at Portrush

    The Battle of Britain Memorial Flight, comprising the Lancaster bomber, a Spitfire and a Hurricane, is set to mark the 75th anniversary of the significant air battle on both days of Air Waves Portrush. Last year the show hosted the most talked about pairing of the display season with the

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    B-17 “Sally B” added to Portrush line-up

    The only flying Boeing B17 Flying Fortress in Europe will make its Portrush debut on Saturday show day. The famous World War II-era bomber, also know as Sally B, was made famous throughout the world for its starring role in the movie, “Memphis Belle”, (and to a lesser extent in,

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    Two Search and Rescue Helicopters to appear at Portrush Airshow

    Air Waves Portrush will feature displays from two Search and Rescue helicopters on separate days, adding to the rotary aircraft already announced. On Saturday 5th, the huge Irish Coastguard Sikorsky S-92 based in Sligo will perform a rescue exercise alongside the volunteers of Portrush RNLI lifeboat. Since its recent introduction

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    RAF Typhoon is back

    The mighty RAF Typhoon (aka Eurofighter) has now been confirmed for Air Waves Portrush. It is the first time since 2012 that this exciting display will roar above the pretty seaside town and as a added bonus she will display on both days (5th and 6th September). With the Red