A Czech Air Force Gripen has been confirmed to participate at the annual Royal Naval Air Station (RNAS) Yeovilton International Air Day 2017.
According to Yeovilton Air Day's Facebook channel, the Czech Gripen's routine is expected to feature spectacular flare launches. Gripen's display during it's last visit to Royal Naval Air Station Yeovilton won the Best Fixed Wing Display award.
The first RNAS Yeovilton International Air Day was held in 1947. About 40,000 visitors are expected to attend the show which will feature over five hours of flying and static displays by UK and international participants.
Besides flying displays, there will be other ground attractions like arena displays, simulators and fairground rides. RNAS Yeovilton Air Day 2017 will be held on Saturday, 8 July.