AircraftRecognition.co.uk
A free online aircraft recognition guide for everyone!

Military Aerobatic Display Teams

 

The Blades UK

The Blades are a British civilian aerobatic team based at the Sywell Aerodrome in Northamptonshire.They have been described as "the world's only aerobatic airline" and are the only full-time civilian aerobatic team in the United Kingdom.The Blades are a subsidiary of 2Excel Aviation.

The team was founded in 2005 by Andy Offer, a former leader of the Red Arrows, and Chris Norton, a Royal Air Force Wing Commander. There are eight pilots including five full-time display performers. All of the pilots are former members of the Royal Air Force and the aerobatic team all flew with the Red Arrows.

The Blades

Images

The Blades

The Blades The Blades