Only a few days to wait before Red Arrows visit to Gatineau-Ottawa! If you don’t have your tickets yet, buy them here and avoid the line ups. If you already have them, here are a few hints to prepare for your visit:
At the gate, you will need to have a copy of your tickets printed or downloaded to your mobile device. For 4-day pass holders, your tickets will be scanned once for the Red Arrows show, then a second time when you return in September. Thus, you will have to keep or reprint your ticket for September.
Provisional* schedule for August 13th
10:15 to 10:30 am
Red Arrows flypass over the Parliament Hill
1 pm
Gates open at Gatineau-Ottawa Executive Airport
18 aircraft on static display for you to see up close, and even get in some for a picture!
2:15 pm
Airshow starts
• Yellow Wings Fairchild Cornell, North American Harvard and Fleet Finch
• Rick Volker aerobatics in the Sukhoi 26
• 3 Supermarine Spitfire formation and flypast
• Red Arrows / Spitfire formation
3:30 pm
Red Arrows full display
4:10 pm
Pilots available to meet with the public
5 pm
Site closes
* Subject to change without notice
How to get there?
The air show takes place at the Gatineau-Ottawa Executive Airport, located approximately 20 km east of Ottawa. From downtown Gatineau or Ottawa, follow the signs to the Gatineau-Ottawa Executive Airport, take Highway 50 East for about 15 minutes and exit at 154 Boulevard de l’Aéroport. (GPS: 1717 Arthur Fecteau Street, Gatineau, QC, J8R 2Z9).
The airshow will take place rain or shine. Many of the air performances can adapt to weather conditions. Wear comfortable walking shoes because the air show ground is vast. Prepare yourself for an afternoon outdoors. Do not forget to bring sunscreen and a hat to protect you from the sun. Drink water to avoid dehydration.Security
The air show security service reserves the right to carry out a manual search of all backpacks and purses. Do not leave garbage, they could be sucked by the aircraft engines, please throw them in the nearest trash. If you are sensitive to noise or if you have children who might be, please consider wearing hearing protectors (earplugs, helmets, etc.).

Cash on site
Food kiosks only accept cash.  There is an ATM in the airport terminal.

Prohibited articles
The following items are prohibited: animals, alcoholic beverages, coolers, tents, bicycles, in-line skates, ladders, umbrellas, glass or polystyrene containers. Anyone wanting to smoke will have to go outside the main doors and the Club.

Authorized articles
The following items are permitted: chairs, strollers, cameras, blankets, umbrellas and service animals only.

Arrivals by plane
Fly-ins will be possible outside show hours. Check the procedures and NOTAM!

To see the planes already confirmed, click here.
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