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The Yakovlevs: Aviation Legends

  • 260,000 miles flown
  • 35+ Million people entertained
  • 1000+ displays delivered


The Yakovlevs are a UK based 6 aircraft formation and aerobatic  display team who have earned a reputation for excellence over the last 14 years, delighting over 35 million people in the process, across 10 countries. In 2012 they were seen  by over 380 Million Television viewers over a 5 day period  in China when they were displaying at Faku on the North Korean border for the first ever AOPA China Airday.  Consummate believers in pushing the boundaries of high performance, they exude high standards in every aspect of their operation. The team is a specialist  airborne display team flying authentic cold war Russian war-bird aircraft in  precise, yet graceful combinations of  tight formations and exciting aerobatics, high speed passes and breath-taking crosses.

Yak HQ is now in a brand new facility on Henstridge Airfield, in Somerset.  With state of the art modern corporate facilities, it is an ideal location to meet the team, hold your own meetings or take part in some inspiring leadership development that is based on hard earned experience.



The Royal Aeronautical Society is the world’s only professional body dedicated to the aerospace community, it exists to further the advancement of aeronautical art, science and engineering around the world & for promoting that species of knowledge which distinguishes the profession of Aeronautics. The Yakovlevs are not only very proud to be associated with this society but also have an elected member flying with the team.

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The British Air Display Association is a newly formed  organisation to encourage, promote and advance Safety and Standards in British air displays whilst encouraging open discussion on all aspects of staging an airshow, from the smallest, involving a couple of flying displays, to the largest with international following.  The Yakovlevs  will be working  closely with  BADA  and are  very proud to be associated as corporate members of this organisation.

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Gasco certified


Since 1964 GASCo has been working to improve general aviation in all types of  aviation including flying Displays. GASCo is funded by the contributions of the 32 member organisations, including the CAA, Met Office, MOD, NATS and  the Yakovlevs Display Team. The Team has a member on the council and will be working  alongside helping  with flight safety. We are  very proud to be associated as corporate members of this organisation and  privileged to have  a council member within.

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Yakovlevs Partners

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