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Airwaves Portrush Airshow attracted 200,000 visitors for a dazzling display

Published 04/09/2016

Press Eye - Belfast - Northern Ireland - 4th September 2016 - General view Irish Coast Guards S-92 at the Air Waves Portrush, Northern Ireland International Airshow. Organised by Causeway Coast and Glens Borough Council, over 100,000 spectators descended upon PortrushÕs eastern shoreline for two days of flying displays by some of the worldÕs most famous aviation attractions.
Photo by Kelvin Boyes / Press Eye
Press Eye - Belfast - Northern Ireland - 4th September 2016 - General view Irish Coast Guards S-92 at the Air Waves Portrush, Northern Ireland International Airshow. Organised by Causeway Coast and Glens Borough Council, over 100,000 spectators descended upon PortrushÕs eastern shoreline for two days of flying displays by some of the worldÕs most famous aviation attractions. Photo by Kelvin Boyes / Press Eye
RAF Typhoon at Air Waves Portrush, Northern Ireland International Airshow. Organised by Causeway Coast and Glens Borough Council, over 100,000 spectators descended upon Portrush’s eastern shoreline for two days of flying displays by some of the world’s most famous aviation attractions. ( Photo by Kevin Scott / Presseye )
OV-10 Bronco at Air Waves Portrush, Northern Ireland International Airshow. Organised by Causeway Coast and Glens Borough Council, over 100,000 spectators descended upon Portrush’s eastern shoreline for two days of flying displays by some of the world’s most famous aviation attractions. ( Photo by Kevin Scott / Presseye )
RAF Typhoon at Air Waves Portrush, Northern Ireland International Airshow. Organised by Causeway Coast and Glens Borough Council, over 100,000 spectators descended upon Portrush’s eastern shoreline for two days of flying displays by some of the world’s most famous aviation attractions. ( Photo by Kevin Scott / Presseye )
Press Eye - Belfast - Northern Ireland - 4th September 2016 - General view Irish Coast Guards S-92 at the Air Waves Portrush, Northern Ireland International Airshow. Organised by Causeway Coast and Glens Borough Council, over 100,000 spectators descended upon PortrushÕs eastern shoreline for two days of flying displays by some of the worldÕs most famous aviation attractions. Photo by Kelvin Boyes / Press Eye
RAF Typhoon at Air Waves Portrush, Northern Ireland International Airshow. Organised by Causeway Coast and Glens Borough Council, over 100,000 spectators descended upon Portrush’s eastern shoreline for two days of flying displays by some of the world’s most famous aviation attractions. ( Photo by Kevin Scott / Presseye )
Press Eye - Belfast - Northern Ireland - 4th September 2016 - Members of the British Legion take part in a Poppy Drop ceremony on the East Strand Beach during the Air Waves Portrush, Northern Ireland International Airshow. Organised by Causeway Coast and Glens Borough Council, over 100,000 spectators descended upon PortrushÕs eastern shoreline for two days of flying displays by some of the worldÕs most famous aviation attractions. Photo by Kelvin Boyes / Press Eye
Press Eye - Belfast - Northern Ireland - 4th September 2016 - Members of the British Legion along with Joan Christie, Her Majesty's Lord-Lieutenant for the County of Antrim take part in a Poppy Drop ceremony on the East Strand Beach during the Air Waves Portrush, Northern Ireland International Airshow. Organised by Causeway Coast and Glens Borough Council, over 100,000 spectators descended upon PortrushÕs eastern shoreline for two days of flying displays by some of the worldÕs most famous aviation attractions. Photo by Kelvin Boyes / Press Eye
The Poppy Drop ceremony at Air Waves Portrush, Northern Ireland International Airshow. Organised by Causeway Coast and Glens Borough Council, over 100,000 spectators descended upon Portrush’s eastern shoreline for two days of flying displays by some of the world’s most famous aviation attractions. ( Photo by Kevin Scott / Presseye )
The Poppy Drop ceremony at Air Waves Portrush, Northern Ireland International Airshow. Organised by Causeway Coast and Glens Borough Council, over 100,000 spectators descended upon Portrush’s eastern shoreline for two days of flying displays by some of the world’s most famous aviation attractions. ( Photo by Kevin Scott / Presseye )
The Poppy Drop ceremony at Air Waves Portrush, Northern Ireland International Airshow. Organised by Causeway Coast and Glens Borough Council, over 100,000 spectators descended upon Portrush’s eastern shoreline for two days of flying displays by some of the world’s most famous aviation attractions. ( Photo by Kevin Scott / Presseye )
Press Eye - Belfast - Northern Ireland - 4th September 2016 - Members of the British Legion take part in a Poppy Drop ceremony on the East Strand Beach during the Air Waves Portrush, Northern Ireland International Airshow. Organised by Causeway Coast and Glens Borough Council, over 100,000 spectators descended upon PortrushÕs eastern shoreline for two days of flying displays by some of the worldÕs most famous aviation attractions. Photo by Kelvin Boyes / Press Eye
Press Eye - Belfast - Northern Ireland - 4th September 2016 - Members of the British Legion take part in a Poppy Drop ceremony on the East Strand Beach during the Air Waves Portrush, Northern Ireland International Airshow. Organised by Causeway Coast and Glens Borough Council, over 100,000 spectators descended upon PortrushÕs eastern shoreline for two days of flying displays by some of the worldÕs most famous aviation attractions. Photo by Kelvin Boyes / Press Eye
Press Eye - Belfast - Northern Ireland - 4th September 2016 - Members of the British Legion take part in a Poppy Drop ceremony on the East Strand Beach during the Air Waves Portrush, Northern Ireland International Airshow. Organised by Causeway Coast and Glens Borough Council, over 100,000 spectators descended upon PortrushÕs eastern shoreline for two days of flying displays by some of the worldÕs most famous aviation attractions. Photo by Kelvin Boyes / Press Eye
Wildcat Aerobatics at Air Waves Portrush, Northern Ireland International Airshow. Organised by Causeway Coast and Glens Borough Council, over 100,000 spectators descended upon Portrush’s eastern shoreline for two days of flying displays by some of the world’s most famous aviation attractions. ( Photo by Kevin Scott / Presseye )
The Battle of Britain memorial flight at Air Waves Portrush, Northern Ireland International Airshow. Organised by Causeway Coast and Glens Borough Council, over 100,000 spectators descended upon Portrush’s eastern shoreline for two days of flying displays by some of the world’s most famous aviation attractions. ( Photo by Kevin Scott / Presseye )
The Muscle Bi-plane at Air Waves Portrush, Northern Ireland International Airshow. Organised by Causeway Coast and Glens Borough Council, over 100,000 spectators descended upon Portrush’s eastern shoreline for two days of flying displays by some of the world’s most famous aviation attractions. ( Photo by Kevin Scott / Presseye )
The Muscle Bi-plane at Air Waves Portrush, Northern Ireland International Airshow. Organised by Causeway Coast and Glens Borough Council, over 100,000 spectators descended upon Portrush’s eastern shoreline for two days of flying displays by some of the world’s most famous aviation attractions. ( Photo by Kevin Scott / Presseye )
Catalina at Air Waves Portrush, Northern Ireland International Airshow. Organised by Causeway Coast and Glens Borough Council, over 100,000 spectators descended upon Portrush’s eastern shoreline for two days of flying displays by some of the world’s most famous aviation attractions. ( Photo by Kevin Scott / Presseye )
The Battle of Britain memorial flight at Air Waves Portrush, Northern Ireland International Airshow. Organised by Causeway Coast and Glens Borough Council, over 100,000 spectators descended upon Portrush’s eastern shoreline for two days of flying displays by some of the world’s most famous aviation attractions. ( Photo by Kevin Scott / Presseye )
The Battle of Britain memorial flight at Air Waves Portrush, Northern Ireland International Airshow. Organised by Causeway Coast and Glens Borough Council, over 100,000 spectators descended upon Portrush’s eastern shoreline for two days of flying displays by some of the world’s most famous aviation attractions. ( Photo by Kevin Scott / Presseye )
The Battle of Britain memorial flight at Air Waves Portrush, Northern Ireland International Airshow. Organised by Causeway Coast and Glens Borough Council, over 100,000 spectators descended upon Portrush’s eastern shoreline for two days of flying displays by some of the world’s most famous aviation attractions. ( Photo by Kevin Scott / Presseye )
The Huey and Loach at Air Waves Portrush, Northern Ireland International Airshow. Organised by Causeway Coast and Glens Borough Council, over 100,000 spectators descended upon Portrush’s eastern shoreline for two days of flying displays by some of the world’s most famous aviation attractions. ( Photo by Kevin Scott / Presseye )
The Red Arrows at Air Waves Portrush, Northern Ireland International Airshow. Organised by Causeway Coast and Glens Borough Council, over 100,000 spectators descended upon Portrush’s eastern shoreline for two days of flying displays by some of the world’s most famous aviation attractions. ( Photo by Kevin Scott / Presseye )
The Battle of Britain memorial flight at Air Waves Portrush, Northern Ireland International Airshow. Organised by Causeway Coast and Glens Borough Council, over 100,000 spectators descended upon Portrush’s eastern shoreline for two days of flying displays by some of the world’s most famous aviation attractions. ( Photo by Kevin Scott / Presseye )
The Huey and Loach at Air Waves Portrush, Northern Ireland International Airshow. Organised by Causeway Coast and Glens Borough Council, over 100,000 spectators descended upon Portrush’s eastern shoreline for two days of flying displays by some of the world’s most famous aviation attractions. ( Photo by Kevin Scott / Presseye )
The Red Arrows at Air Waves Portrush, Northern Ireland International Airshow. Organised by Causeway Coast and Glens Borough Council, over 100,000 spectators descended upon Portrush’s eastern shoreline for two days of flying displays by some of the world’s most famous aviation attractions. ( Photo by Kevin Scott / Presseye )
Catalina at Air Waves Portrush, Northern Ireland International Airshow. Organised by Causeway Coast and Glens Borough Council, over 100,000 spectators descended upon Portrush’s eastern shoreline for two days of flying displays by some of the world’s most famous aviation attractions. ( Photo by Kevin Scott / Presseye )
Catalina at Air Waves Portrush, Northern Ireland International Airshow. Organised by Causeway Coast and Glens Borough Council, over 100,000 spectators descended upon Portrush’s eastern shoreline for two days of flying displays by some of the world’s most famous aviation attractions. ( Photo by Kevin Scott / Presseye )
Wildcat Aerobatics at Air Waves Portrush, Northern Ireland International Airshow. Organised by Causeway Coast and Glens Borough Council, over 100,000 spectators descended upon Portrush’s eastern shoreline for two days of flying displays by some of the world’s most famous aviation attractions. ( Photo by Kevin Scott / Presseye )
Wildcat Aerobatics at Air Waves Portrush, Northern Ireland International Airshow. Organised by Causeway Coast and Glens Borough Council, over 100,000 spectators descended upon Portrush’s eastern shoreline for two days of flying displays by some of the world’s most famous aviation attractions. ( Photo by Kevin Scott / Presseye )
Battle Of Britain memorial flight at Air Waves Portrush, Northern Ireland International Airshow. Organised by Causeway Coast and Glens Borough Council, over 100,000 spectators descended upon Portrush’s eastern shoreline for two days of flying displays by some of the world’s most famous aviation attractions. ( Photo by Kevin Scott / Presseye )
Aerosparx at Air Waves Portrush, Northern Ireland International Airshow. Organised by Causeway Coast and Glens Borough Council, over 100,000 spectators descended upon Portrush’s eastern shoreline for two days of flying displays by some of the world’s most famous aviation attractions. ( Photo by Kevin Scott / Presseye )
Battle Of Britain memorial flight at Air Waves Portrush, Northern Ireland International Airshow. Organised by Causeway Coast and Glens Borough Council, over 100,000 spectators descended upon Portrush’s eastern shoreline for two days of flying displays by some of the world’s most famous aviation attractions. ( Photo by Kevin Scott / Presseye )
Red Arrows at Air Waves Portrush, Northern Ireland International Airshow. Organised by Causeway Coast and Glens Borough Council, over 100,000 spectators descended upon Portrush’s eastern shoreline for two days of flying displays by some of the world’s most famous aviation attractions. ( Photo by Kevin Scott / Presseye )
RNLI and the Irish Coastguard Heleicopter at Air Waves Portrush, Northern Ireland International Airshow. Organised by Causeway Coast and Glens Borough Council, over 100,000 spectators descended upon Portrush’s eastern shoreline for two days of flying displays by some of the world’s most famous aviation attractions. ( Photo by Kevin Scott / Presseye )
Wildcat Aerobatics at Air Waves Portrush, Northern Ireland International Airshow. Organised by Causeway Coast and Glens Borough Council, over 100,000 spectators descended upon Portrush’s eastern shoreline for two days of flying displays by some of the world’s most famous aviation attractions. ( Photo by Kevin Scott / Presseye )
B-25 Mitchelle at Air Waves Portrush, Northern Ireland International Airshow. Organised by Causeway Coast and Glens Borough Council, over 100,000 spectators descended upon Portrush’s eastern shoreline for two days of flying displays by some of the world’s most famous aviation attractions. ( Photo by Kevin Scott / Presseye )
Wildcat Aerobatics at Air Waves Portrush, Northern Ireland International Airshow. Organised by Causeway Coast and Glens Borough Council, over 100,000 spectators descended upon Portrush’s eastern shoreline for two days of flying displays by some of the world’s most famous aviation attractions. ( Photo by Kevin Scott / Presseye )
Wildcat Aerobatics at Air Waves Portrush, Northern Ireland International Airshow. Organised by Causeway Coast and Glens Borough Council, over 100,000 spectators descended upon Portrush’s eastern shoreline for two days of flying displays by some of the world’s most famous aviation attractions. ( Photo by Kevin Scott / Presseye )
Battle Of Britain memorial flight at Air Waves Portrush, Northern Ireland International Airshow. Organised by Causeway Coast and Glens Borough Council, over 100,000 spectators descended upon Portrush’s eastern shoreline for two days of flying displays by some of the world’s most famous aviation attractions. ( Photo by Kevin Scott / Presseye )
The Red Arrows at Air Waves Portrush, Northern Ireland International Airshow. Organised by Causeway Coast and Glens Borough Council, over 100,000 spectators descended upon PortrushÕs eastern shoreline for two days of flying displays by some of the worldÕs most famous aviation attractions. ( Photo by Kevin Scott / Presseye )
Wild Cat Aerobatics at Air Waves Portrush, Northern Ireland International Airshow. Organised by Causeway Coast and Glens Borough Council, over 100,000 spectators descended upon PortrushÕs eastern shoreline for two days of flying displays by some of the worldÕs most famous aviation attractions. ( Photo by Kevin Scott / Presseye )
Aerosparx at Air Waves Portrush, Northern Ireland International Airshow. Organised by Causeway Coast and Glens Borough Council, over 100,000 spectators descended upon PortrushÕs eastern shoreline for two days of flying displays by some of the worldÕs most famous aviation attractions. ( Photo by Kevin Scott / Presseye )
Aerosparx at Air Waves Portrush, Northern Ireland International Airshow. Organised by Causeway Coast and Glens Borough Council, over 100,000 spectators descended upon PortrushÕs eastern shoreline for two days of flying displays by some of the worldÕs most famous aviation attractions. ( Photo by Kevin Scott / Presseye )
Press Eye - Belfast - Northern Ireland - 4th September 2016 - General views of the Air Waves Portrush, Northern Ireland International Airshow. Organised by Causeway Coast and Glens Borough Council, over 100,000 spectators descended upon PortrushÕs eastern shoreline for two days of flying displays by some of the worldÕs most famous aviation attractions. Photo by Kelvin Boyes / Press Eye
Press Eye - Belfast - Northern Ireland - 4th September 2016 - General views of the Air Waves Portrush, Northern Ireland International Airshow. Organised by Causeway Coast and Glens Borough Council, over 100,000 spectators descended upon PortrushÕs eastern shoreline for two days of flying displays by some of the worldÕs most famous aviation attractions. Photo by Kelvin Boyes / Press Eye
Press Eye - Belfast - Northern Ireland - 4th September 2016 - General views of the Air Waves Portrush, Northern Ireland International Airshow. Organised by Causeway Coast and Glens Borough Council, over 100,000 spectators descended upon PortrushÕs eastern shoreline for two days of flying displays by some of the worldÕs most famous aviation attractions. Photo by Kelvin Boyes / Press Eye
Press Eye - Belfast - Northern Ireland - 4th September 2016 - General views of the Air Waves Portrush, Northern Ireland International Airshow. Organised by Causeway Coast and Glens Borough Council, over 100,000 spectators descended upon PortrushÕs eastern shoreline for two days of flying displays by some of the worldÕs most famous aviation attractions. Photo by Kelvin Boyes / Press Eye
Press Eye - Belfast - Northern Ireland - 4th September 2016 - General views of the Air Waves Portrush, Northern Ireland International Airshow. Organised by Causeway Coast and Glens Borough Council, over 100,000 spectators descended upon PortrushÕs eastern shoreline for two days of flying displays by some of the worldÕs most famous aviation attractions. Photo by Kelvin Boyes / Press Eye
Press Eye - Belfast - Northern Ireland - 4th September 2016 - General views of the Air Waves Portrush, Northern Ireland International Airshow. Organised by Causeway Coast and Glens Borough Council, over 100,000 spectators descended upon PortrushÕs eastern shoreline for two days of flying displays by some of the worldÕs most famous aviation attractions. Photo by Kelvin Boyes / Press Eye
Press Eye - Belfast - Northern Ireland - 4th September 2016 - General views of the Air Waves Portrush, Northern Ireland International Airshow. Organised by Causeway Coast and Glens Borough Council, over 100,000 spectators descended upon PortrushÕs eastern shoreline for two days of flying displays by some of the worldÕs most famous aviation attractions. Photo by Kelvin Boyes / Press Eye
Press Eye - Belfast - Northern Ireland - 4th September 2016 - General views of the Air Waves Portrush, Northern Ireland International Airshow. Organised by Causeway Coast and Glens Borough Council, over 100,000 spectators descended upon PortrushÕs eastern shoreline for two days of flying displays by some of the worldÕs most famous aviation attractions. Photo by Kelvin Boyes / Press Eye
Press Eye - Belfast - Northern Ireland - 4th September 2016 - General views of the Air Waves Portrush, Northern Ireland International Airshow. Organised by Causeway Coast and Glens Borough Council, over 100,000 spectators descended upon PortrushÕs eastern shoreline for two days of flying displays by some of the worldÕs most famous aviation attractions. Photo by Kelvin Boyes / Press Eye
Press Eye - Belfast - Northern Ireland - 4th September 2016 - General views of the Air Waves Portrush, Northern Ireland International Airshow. Organised by Causeway Coast and Glens Borough Council, over 100,000 spectators descended upon PortrushÕs eastern shoreline for two days of flying displays by some of the worldÕs most famous aviation attractions. Photo by Kelvin Boyes / Press Eye
Press Eye - Belfast - Northern Ireland - 4th September 2016 - General views of the Air Waves Portrush, Northern Ireland International Airshow. Organised by Causeway Coast and Glens Borough Council, over 100,000 spectators descended upon PortrushÕs eastern shoreline for two days of flying displays by some of the worldÕs most famous aviation attractions. Photo by Kelvin Boyes / Press Eye
Press Eye - Belfast - Northern Ireland - 3rd September 2016 - Aerosparx Dusk Display at Portstewart Promenade during the Air Waves Portrush, Northern Ireland International Airshow. Organised by Causeway Coast and Glens Borough Council, over 100,000 spectators descended upon Portrush’s eastern shoreline for two days of flying displays by some of the world’s most famous aviation attractions. Photo by Kelvin Boyes / Press Eye
Press Eye - Belfast - Northern Ireland - 3rd September 2016 - Aerosparx Dusk Display at Portstewart Promenade during the Air Waves Portrush, Northern Ireland International Airshow. Organised by Causeway Coast and Glens Borough Council, over 100,000 spectators descended upon Portrush’s eastern shoreline for two days of flying displays by some of the world’s most famous aviation attractions. Photo by Kelvin Boyes / Press Eye
Press Eye - Belfast - Northern Ireland - 3rd September 2016 - Aerosparx Dusk Display at Portstewart Promenade during the Air Waves Portrush, Northern Ireland International Airshow. Organised by Causeway Coast and Glens Borough Council, over 100,000 spectators descended upon Portrush’s eastern shoreline for two days of flying displays by some of the world’s most famous aviation attractions. Photo by Kelvin Boyes / Press Eye
Press Eye - Belfast - Northern Ireland - 3rd September 2016 - Aerosparx Dusk Display at Portstewart Promenade during the Air Waves Portrush, Northern Ireland International Airshow. Organised by Causeway Coast and Glens Borough Council, over 100,000 spectators descended upon Portrush’s eastern shoreline for two days of flying displays by some of the world’s most famous aviation attractions. Photo by Kelvin Boyes / Press Eye
Press Eye - Belfast - Northern Ireland - 3rd September 2016 - Aerosparx Dusk Display at Portstewart Promenade during the Air Waves Portrush, Northern Ireland International Airshow. Organised by Causeway Coast and Glens Borough Council, over 100,000 spectators descended upon Portrush’s eastern shoreline for two days of flying displays by some of the world’s most famous aviation attractions. Photo by Kelvin Boyes / Press Eye
Press Eye - Belfast - Northern Ireland - 3rd September 2016 - Aerosparx Dusk Display at Portstewart Promenade during the Air Waves Portrush, Northern Ireland International Airshow. Organised by Causeway Coast and Glens Borough Council, over 100,000 spectators descended upon Portrush’s eastern shoreline for two days of flying displays by some of the world’s most famous aviation attractions. Photo by Kelvin Boyes / Press Eye
Press Eye - Belfast - Northern Ireland - 3rd September 2016 - Fireworks Display at Portstewart Promenade during the Air Waves Portrush, Northern Ireland International Airshow. Organised by Causeway Coast and Glens Borough Council, over 100,000 spectators descended upon PortrushÕs eastern shoreline for two days of flying displays by some of the worldÕs most famous aviation attractions. Photo by Kelvin Boyes / Press Eye
Press Eye - Belfast - Northern Ireland - 3rd September 2016 - Aerosparx Dusk Display at Portstewart Promenade during the Air Waves Portrush, Northern Ireland International Airshow. Organised by Causeway Coast and Glens Borough Council, over 100,000 spectators descended upon Portrush’s eastern shoreline for two days of flying displays by some of the world’s most famous aviation attractions. Photo by Kelvin Boyes / Press Eye
Press Eye - Belfast - Northern Ireland - 3rd September 2016 - Fireworks Display at Portstewart Promenade during the Air Waves Portrush, Northern Ireland International Airshow. Organised by Causeway Coast and Glens Borough Council, over 100,000 spectators descended upon PortrushÕs eastern shoreline for two days of flying displays by some of the worldÕs most famous aviation attractions. Photo by Kelvin Boyes / Press Eye
The RAF Red Arrows Perform at the Air Waves Portrush, Northern Ireland International Airshow. Organised by Causeway Coast and Glens Borough Council, over 100,000 spectators descended upon PortrushÕs eastern shoreline for two days of flying displays by some of the worldÕs most famous aviation attractions. ( Photo by Caoimhe McKeown / Presseye )
Press Eye - Belfast - Northern Ireland - 3rd September 2016 - General views at the Air Waves Portrush, Northern Ireland International Airshow. Organised by Causeway Coast and Glens Borough Council, over 100,000 spectators descended upon PortrushÕs eastern shoreline for two days of flying displays by some of the worldÕs most famous aviation attractions. Photo by Kelvin Boyes / Press Eye
Huey and Loach at the Air Waves Portrush, Northern Ireland International Airshow. Organised by Causeway Coast and Glens Borough Council, over 100,000 spectators descended upon Portrush’s eastern shoreline for two days of flying displays by some of the world’s most famous aviation attractions. ( Photo by Kevin Scott / Presseye )
Press Eye - Belfast - Northern Ireland - 3rd September 2016 - General views at the Air Waves Portrush, Northern Ireland International Airshow. Organised by Causeway Coast and Glens Borough Council, over 100,000 spectators descended upon PortrushÕs eastern shoreline for two days of flying displays by some of the worldÕs most famous aviation attractions. Photo by Kelvin Boyes / Press Eye
The RAF Red Arrows Perform at the Air Waves Portrush, Northern Ireland International Airshow. Organised by Causeway Coast and Glens Borough Council, over 100,000 spectators descended upon PortrushÕs eastern shoreline for two days of flying displays by some of the worldÕs most famous aviation attractions. ( Photo by Caoimhe McKeown / Presseye )
Wildcat Aerobatics at the Air Waves Portrush, Northern Ireland International Airshow. Organised by Causeway Coast and Glens Borough Council, over 100,000 spectators descended upon Portrush’s eastern shoreline for two days of flying displays by some of the world’s most famous aviation attractions. ( Photo by Kevin Scott / Presseye )
Autogyro at the Air Waves Portrush, Northern Ireland International Airshow. Organised by Causeway Coast and Glens Borough Council, over 100,000 spectators descended upon Portrush’s eastern shoreline for two days of flying displays by some of the world’s most famous aviation attractions. ( Photo by Kevin Scott / Presseye )
Wildcat Aerobatics at the Air Waves Portrush, Northern Ireland International Airshow. Organised by Causeway Coast and Glens Borough Council, over 100,000 spectators descended upon Portrush’s eastern shoreline for two days of flying displays by some of the world’s most famous aviation attractions. ( Photo by Kevin Scott / Presseye )
Autogyro at the Air Waves Portrush, Northern Ireland International Airshow. Organised by Causeway Coast and Glens Borough Council, over 100,000 spectators descended upon Portrush’s eastern shoreline for two days of flying displays by some of the world’s most famous aviation attractions. ( Photo by Kevin Scott / Presseye )
The Catalina at the Air Waves Portrush, Northern Ireland International Airshow. Organised by Causeway Coast and Glens Borough Council, over 100,000 spectators descended upon Portrush’s eastern shoreline for two days of flying displays by some of the world’s most famous aviation attractions. ( Photo by Kevin Scott / Presseye )
The Regatta rakes place at the Air Waves Portrush, Northern Ireland International Airshow. Organised by Causeway Coast and Glens Borough Council, over 100,000 spectators descended upon Portrush’s eastern shoreline for two days of flying displays by some of the world’s most famous aviation attractions. ( Photo by Kevin Scott / Presseye )
The Catalina at the Air Waves Portrush, Northern Ireland International Airshow. Organised by Causeway Coast and Glens Borough Council, over 100,000 spectators descended upon Portrush’s eastern shoreline for two days of flying displays by some of the world’s most famous aviation attractions. ( Photo by Kevin Scott / Presseye )
The Regatta rakes place at the Air Waves Portrush, Northern Ireland International Airshow. Organised by Causeway Coast and Glens Borough Council, over 100,000 spectators descended upon Portrush’s eastern shoreline for two days of flying displays by some of the world’s most famous aviation attractions. ( Photo by Kevin Scott / Presseye )
The RAF Red Arrows at the Air Waves Portrush, Northern Ireland International Airshow ( Photo by Kevin Scott / Presseye )
Press Eye - Belfast - Northern Ireland - 3rd September 2016 - A Regatta takes place at the Air Waves Portrush, Northern Ireland International Airshow. Organised by Causeway Coast and Glens Borough Council, over 100,000 spectators descended upon PortrushÕs eastern shoreline for two days of flying displays by some of the worldÕs most famous aviation attractions. Photo by Kelvin Boyes / Press Eye
Press Eye - Belfast - Northern Ireland - 3rd September 2016 - A Regatta takes place at the Air Waves Portrush, Northern Ireland International Airshow. Organised by Causeway Coast and Glens Borough Council, over 100,000 spectators descended upon PortrushÕs eastern shoreline for two days of flying displays by some of the worldÕs most famous aviation attractions. Photo by Kelvin Boyes / Press Eye
Press Eye - Belfast - Northern Ireland - 3rd September 2016 - The Red Arrows perform at the Air Waves Portrush, Northern Ireland International Airshow. Organised by Causeway Coast and Glens Borough Council, over 100,000 spectators descended upon Portrush’s eastern shoreline for two days of flying displays by some of the world’s most famous aviation attractions. Photo by Kelvin Boyes / Press Eye
Press Eye - Belfast - Northern Ireland - 3rd September 2016 - The Red Arrows perform at the Air Waves Portrush, Northern Ireland International Airshow. Organised by Causeway Coast and Glens Borough Council, over 100,000 spectators descended upon PortrushÕs eastern shoreline for two days of flying displays by some of the worldÕs most famous aviation attractions. Photo by Kelvin Boyes / Press Eye
Press Eye - Belfast - Northern Ireland - 3rd September 2016 - The Red Arrows perform at the Air Waves Portrush, Northern Ireland International Airshow. Organised by Causeway Coast and Glens Borough Council, over 100,000 spectators descended upon PortrushÕs eastern shoreline for two days of flying displays by some of the worldÕs most famous aviation attractions. Photo by Kelvin Boyes / Press Eye
Press Eye - Belfast - Northern Ireland - 3rd September 2016 - The Red Arrows perform at the Air Waves Portrush, Northern Ireland International Airshow. Organised by Causeway Coast and Glens Borough Council, over 100,000 spectators descended upon PortrushÕs eastern shoreline for two days of flying displays by some of the worldÕs most famous aviation attractions. Photo by Kelvin Boyes / Press Eye
Press Eye - Belfast - Northern Ireland - 3rd September 2016 - The Red Arrows perform at the Air Waves Portrush, Northern Ireland International Airshow. Organised by Causeway Coast and Glens Borough Council, over 100,000 spectators descended upon PortrushÕs eastern shoreline for two days of flying displays by some of the worldÕs most famous aviation attractions. Photo by Kelvin Boyes / Press Eye
Press Eye - Belfast - Northern Ireland - 3rd September 2016 - The Red Arrows perform at the Air Waves Portrush, Northern Ireland International Airshow. Organised by Causeway Coast and Glens Borough Council, over 100,000 spectators descended upon PortrushÕs eastern shoreline for two days of flying displays by some of the worldÕs most famous aviation attractions. Photo by Kelvin Boyes / Press Eye
Press Eye - Belfast - Northern Ireland - 3rd September 2016 - The Red Arrows perform at the Air Waves Portrush, Northern Ireland International Airshow. Organised by Causeway Coast and Glens Borough Council, over 100,000 spectators descended upon PortrushÕs eastern shoreline for two days of flying displays by some of the worldÕs most famous aviation attractions. Photo by Kelvin Boyes / Press Eye
Press Eye - Belfast - Northern Ireland - 3rd September 2016 - The Red Arrows perform at the Air Waves Portrush, Northern Ireland International Airshow. Organised by Causeway Coast and Glens Borough Council, over 100,000 spectators descended upon PortrushÕs eastern shoreline for two days of flying displays by some of the worldÕs most famous aviation attractions. Photo by Kelvin Boyes / Press Eye
Press Eye - Belfast - Northern Ireland - 3rd September 2016 - The Red Arrows perform at the Air Waves Portrush, Northern Ireland International Airshow. Organised by Causeway Coast and Glens Borough Council, over 100,000 spectators descended upon PortrushÕs eastern shoreline for two days of flying displays by some of the worldÕs most famous aviation attractions. Photo by Kelvin Boyes / Press Eye
Press Eye - Belfast - Northern Ireland - 3rd September 2016 - The Red Arrows perform at the Air Waves Portrush, Northern Ireland International Airshow. Organised by Causeway Coast and Glens Borough Council, over 100,000 spectators descended upon PortrushÕs eastern shoreline for two days of flying displays by some of the worldÕs most famous aviation attractions. Photo by Kelvin Boyes / Press Eye
Press Eye - Belfast - Northern Ireland - 3rd September 2016 - The Red Arrows perform at the Air Waves Portrush, Northern Ireland International Airshow. Organised by Causeway Coast and Glens Borough Council, over 100,000 spectators descended upon PortrushÕs eastern shoreline for two days of flying displays by some of the worldÕs most famous aviation attractions. Photo by Kelvin Boyes / Press Eye
Kevin Scott / Presseye Saturday 5th September 2015, Portrush, Northern Ireland - Airwaves Portrush 2015 The Red Arrows performing at this weekend’s Air Waves Portrush. Organised by Causeway Coast and Glens Borough Council, over 100,000 spectators are expected to descend upon Portrush’s eastern shoreline for two days of thrilling flying displays by some of the world’s most famous aviation attractions. Picture - Kevin Scott / Presseye
Press Eye - Belfast - Northern Ireland - 3rd September 2016 - Squadron Leader Mike Ling from the RAF Red Arrows signs autographs at the Air Waves Portrush, Northern Ireland International Airshow. Organised by Causeway Coast and Glens Borough Council, over 100,000 spectators descended upon PortrushÕs eastern shoreline for two days of flying displays by some of the worldÕs most famous aviation attractions. Photo by Kelvin Boyes / Press Eye
The RAF Red Arrows at the Air Waves Portrush, Northern Ireland International Airshow. Organised by Causeway Coast and Glens Borough Council, over 100,000 spectators descended upon Portrush’s eastern shoreline for two days of flying displays by some of the world’s most famous aviation attractions. ( Photo by Kevin Scott / Presseye )
The RAF Red Arrows at the Air Waves Portrush, Northern Ireland International Airshow. Organised by Causeway Coast and Glens Borough Council, over 100,000 spectators descended upon Portrush’s eastern shoreline for two days of flying displays by some of the world’s most famous aviation attractions. ( Photo by Kevin Scott / Presseye )
The RAF Red Arrows at the Air Waves Portrush, Northern Ireland International Airshow. Organised by Causeway Coast and Glens Borough Council, over 100,000 spectators descended upon Portrush’s eastern shoreline for two days of flying displays by some of the world’s most famous aviation attractions. ( Photo by Kevin Scott / Presseye )
The RAF Red Arrows at the Air Waves Portrush, Northern Ireland International Airshow. Organised by Causeway Coast and Glens Borough Council, over 100,000 spectators descended upon Portrush’s eastern shoreline for two days of flying displays by some of the world’s most famous aviation attractions. ( Photo by Kevin Scott / Presseye )
The RAF Red Arrows at the Air Waves Portrush, Northern Ireland International Airshow. Organised by Causeway Coast and Glens Borough Council, over 100,000 spectators descended upon Portrush’s eastern shoreline for two days of flying displays by some of the world’s most famous aviation attractions. ( Photo by Kevin Scott / Presseye )
The RAF Red Arrows at the Air Waves Portrush, Northern Ireland International Airshow. Organised by Causeway Coast and Glens Borough Council, over 100,000 spectators descended upon Portrush’s eastern shoreline for two days of flying displays by some of the world’s most famous aviation attractions. ( Photo by Kevin Scott / Presseye )
The RAF Red Arrows at the Air Waves Portrush, Northern Ireland International Airshow. Organised by Causeway Coast and Glens Borough Council, over 100,000 spectators descended upon Portrush’s eastern shoreline for two days of flying displays by some of the world’s most famous aviation attractions. ( Photo by Kevin Scott / Presseye )
The RAF Red Arrows at the Air Waves Portrush, Northern Ireland International Airshow. Organised by Causeway Coast and Glens Borough Council, over 100,000 spectators descended upon Portrushs eastern shoreline for two days of flying displays by some of the worlds most famous aviation attractions. ( Photo by Kevin Scott / Presseye )
The RAF Red Arrows at the Air Waves Portrush, Northern Ireland International Airshow. Organised by Causeway Coast and Glens Borough Council, over 100,000 spectators descended upon Portrushs eastern shoreline for two days of flying displays by some of the worlds most famous aviation attractions. ( Photo by Kevin Scott / Presseye )
The RAF Red Arrows at the Air Waves Portrush, Northern Ireland International Airshow. Organised by Causeway Coast and Glens Borough Council, over 100,000 spectators descended upon Portrushs eastern shoreline for two days of flying displays by some of the worlds most famous aviation attractions. ( Photo by Kevin Scott / Presseye )
The RAF Red Arrows at the Air Waves Portrush, Northern Ireland International Airshow. Organised by Causeway Coast and Glens Borough Council, over 100,000 spectators descended upon Portrushs eastern shoreline for two days of flying displays by some of the worlds most famous aviation attractions. ( Photo by Kevin Scott / Presseye )
The RAF Red Arrows at the Air Waves Portrush, Northern Ireland International Airshow. Organised by Causeway Coast and Glens Borough Council, over 100,000 spectators descended upon Portrushs eastern shoreline for two days of flying displays by some of the worlds most famous aviation attractions. ( Photo by Kevin Scott / Presseye )
The RAF Red Arrows at the Air Waves Portrush, Northern Ireland International Airshow. Organised by Causeway Coast and Glens Borough Council, over 100,000 spectators descended upon Portrushs eastern shoreline for two days of flying displays by some of the worlds most famous aviation attractions. ( Photo by Kevin Scott / Presseye )
The RAF Red Arrows at the Air Waves Portrush, Northern Ireland International Airshow. Organised by Causeway Coast and Glens Borough Council, over 100,000 spectators descended upon Portrushs eastern shoreline for two days of flying displays by some of the worlds most famous aviation attractions. ( Photo by Kevin Scott / Presseye )
The RAF Red Arrows at the Air Waves Portrush, Northern Ireland International Airshow. Organised by Causeway Coast and Glens Borough Council, over 100,000 spectators descended upon Portrush’s eastern shoreline for two days of flying displays by some of the world’s most famous aviation attractions. ( Photo by Kevin Scott / Presseye )
The RAF Red Arrows at the Air Waves Portrush, Northern Ireland International Airshow. Organised by Causeway Coast and Glens Borough Council, over 100,000 spectators descended upon Portrush’s eastern shoreline for two days of flying displays by some of the world’s most famous aviation attractions. ( Photo by Kevin Scott / Presseye )
The RAF Red Arrows at the Air Waves Portrush, Northern Ireland International Airshow. Organised by Causeway Coast and Glens Borough Council, over 100,000 spectators descended upon Portrush’s eastern shoreline for two days of flying displays by some of the world’s most famous aviation attractions. ( Photo by Kevin Scott / Presseye )

Almost 200,000 attended Ireland's largest airshow this weekend in Portrush.

Across the two days, visitors enjoyed displays by the Red Arrows, a Typhoon jet, and Battle of Britain planes including a Spitfire, Lancaster and Hurricane as well as a poignant Remembrance Service and poppy drop.

Airwaves, put on by Causeway Coast and Glens Borough Council and sponsored by Tourism NI, also included a spectacular firework display.

The Red Arrows’ Saturday performance included a range of their trademark formations, close-passes and dynamic loops, as well as a special red heart shaped symbol for the mesmerised crowds. Although Sunday’s performance was curtailed by the weather, spectators were still treated to an array of trademark formations.

The Typhoon jet made a dramatic - and noisy - impact on both days with a thrilling show of power and sound and its collection of jaw-dropping manoeuvres.

The Battle of Britain Memorial trio of Spitfire, Lancaster and Hurricane treated spectators to a highly anticipated flypast on the Sunday, after being forced to postpone its Saturday appearance due to bad weather.

The Wildcat Aerobatics and the Muscle Bi-plane each performed their unique daredevil routines and aerial manoeuvres to thrill the crowds on both days of the show.

As an added attraction this year, there was a stunning pyrotechnic aerial show by the AeroSPARX Display Team in Portstewart on the Saturday evening as night fell.

Sunday’s airshow drew to a poignant close by commemorating the Battle of Britain, with a Royal British Legion Poppy Drop by the Huey helicopter, which showered spectators with a cloud of fluttering poppies.

Speaking about the success of the show, Richard Baker, Director of Leisure & Development, Causeway Coast and Glens Borough Council said: “This year’s Air Waves Portrush has been a resounding success. The weather is one thing that we can’t control and although one badly timed rain shower impacted the Red Arrows’ display on Sunday, overall we were able to deliver two packed days of aerial displays and a host of entertainment on the ground.

“I am particularly pleased with the resounding success of the STEM Village – a new addition to this year’s show – as we aim to inspire the younger generation towards careers in science, technology, engineering and mathematics.

“Visitors flocked in from far and wide and we would like to thank all of the event sponsors, Ministry of Defence, emergency service agencies and all the volunteers who pulled out all the stops to ensure this year’s show was a safe, successful and spectacular event.”

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