Virginia Airshow

Some of the best aviation performers in the world are heading to Virginia Airshow which returns in full force to the skies of Durban on 9 September 2023.

 Saturday 9 September will see the skies of Durban treated to the roar of South Africa’s most magnificent aerobatic aircraft when one of the most popular South African airshows return to Durban.

For the first time in eight years, the Virginia Airshow is back. With the Indian Ocean as the perfect backdrop for these incredible displays, this event promises to be an action-packed family day out.

Spectators can look forward to dramatic theatre in the sky and a range of ground exhibits, a market, delicious food and refreshment stalls and activities for all ages to enjoy.

This year’s action-packed lineup includes displays by The South African Air Force (SAAF), the talented Andrew Blackwood Murray and 5-time South African aerobatics champion, Patrick Davidson.

The day will also showcase thrilling stunts by some of the finest aerobatics teams in the country, including the Puma Flying Lions, Mark Hensman’s Marksmen Team and the Goodyear Eagles

Prior to 2015, the Virginia Airshow has a long and iconic history in Durban, with 57 years of spectacular maneuvers and acrobatic flips thrilling thousands of spectators.


Gates open at 08h30 and tickets cost R 140 for adults and R 80 for children and are available at Ticketpro. Tickets are limited, so book yours today for what will be an event with spectacular stunts that will no doubt keep you on the edge of your seats!