About RAF Fairford
RAF Fairford is a Royal Air Force (RAF) station in Fairford, near Cirencester in Gloucestershire, England. It is currently a standby airfield and therefore not in everyday use. It is about 30 miles west of Oxford, and about 12 miles north-west of Faringdon in Oxfordshire. RAF Fairford is home to the Royal International Air Tattoo (RIAT), an annual air display and one of the largest airshows in the world.