RAF 100 flypast route 2018: Everything you need to know about centenary flight over central London

Here's what you need to know about the event.

What's the order of events?

The flypast will take place on July 10, passing over The Mall and Buckingham Palace at 1pm.

There will also be a parade of more than 1,000 RAF members.

Which aircraft will take part?

The RAF has released a list of all the aircraft expected to feature in a post on Twitter.

But it said the final line-up is subject to weather, aircraft serviceability and operational commitments.

A Royal Air Force Typhoon aircraft performs an aerobatic display ( AFP /Getty Images)

The list includes: Puma HC2, Chinook HC4, Juno H135, Jupiter H145, Dakota, Lancaster, Spitfire, Hurricane, Prefect T1, Tucano T1, Shadow R1, Hercules C-130J, A400M Atlas, C-17 Globemaster, BAE146, Sentinel, Voyager, Rivet Joint RC-135W, E-3D Sentry, Hawk T1, Hawk T2, Tornado GR4, Lightning, Typhoon FGR4 and Red Arrows.

How will it all come together?

The aircraft will take off from where they are based and fly into designated holding areas.

They will then circle and move into formations until it is time to join the flypast.

Where is the flypast taking place?

The flypast will begin to form over Suffolk, near to Ipswich, at around 12.45pm, travelling towards Colchester and Chelmsford.

It will then continue in a south-west direction towards Leyton, Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park, Hackney, Bethnal Green, Shoreditch and City of London.

The spectacle is then set to plot a course over Buckingham Palace and The Mall, before flying over Heathrow, Windsor and Maidenhead.

Once the formation has cleared central London it will split into three groups, heading towards Runnymede, Heathrow and Hendon.

They will then start to disperse and head back to their bases.


The RAF released a route map of tomorrow's flypast ( RAF )

Where can I watch it?

The RAF has released a graphic of the route the flypast will take tomorrow.

There will be viewing positions along the length of The Mall.

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