Join us in the live chat on both Facebook & YouTube! Our Virtual Abbotsford International Airshow takes flight at 1PM Pacific Time on Saturday, August 8! “I was glad to be able to attend the 1969 Abbotsford International Airshow and I am very pleased to send my congratulations and best wishes to the members of the Abbotsford International Airshow Society as you open your 1970 show,” Pierre Trudeau wrote in 1970. For 2020, they made the show virtual... Rebranded as the Abbotsford INTERNETional Airshow. By. Phone: 604.859.9803 Email Us » PERFORMER ANNOUNCEMENT! The Abbotsford International Airshow has been cancelled for 2020. Share on Facebook. are critical to the world of aviation and aerospace, where technology and human ingenuity have combined to reach achievements such as powered flight, jet propulsion, and space travel. 6th-8th – Abbotsford International Airshow, Abbotsford, BC, Canada programming for students. Scheduled for 1pm PT on Saturday, August 8th, this Virtual Airshow presentation will digitally replicate the experience of a day at the Abbotsford Airshow including aerobatic performances, virtual static aircraft tours and even your friendly neighbourhood Airshow Announcers! We are excited to welcome back the Aeroshell Aerobatic Team in 2019! Even for those who aren’t airplane fanatics, the s… TRAILER COMING SOON!! The online sessions will be three hours each, held on consecutive Tuesdays from July 7 to Aug. 4. But, with the cancellation of the airshow the society is moving the camp to a virtual format, which opens up the potential to use more digital technology in the program. YouTube Channel is here. Watch it LIVE on our Facebook & YouTube pages! 6th-8th – Abbotsford International Airshow, Abbotsford, BC, Canada 14th-15th – Vanderhoof International Airshow , Vanderhoof, BC, Canada 21st-22nd – St. John’s, Newfoundland, Canada Camp this summer for students ages 10-15. We remained hopeful that by August, the spread of COVID-19 would be minimized and the Abbotsford Airshow could be able to proceed as planned. The event will include special features and exclusive footage never seen before. While the Abbotsford International Airshow may not be able to bring the aerial action to the skies over YXX this August, they’re bringing it right into your home with the #Virtual #AbbyAirshow on their YouTube & Facebook pages SATURDAY, AUGUST 8th @ 1PM. There are 24 available spots in the camp at a cost of $190 each, plus tax. The next big local event in Abbotsford is the annual Canada Day celebration on July 1. S.T.E.M. Ben Lypka; Jun. While we may not be able to bring the aerial action to the skies over Abbotsford this year, we’re bringing it right into your home with the first-ever Virtual Abbotsford Airshow. Abbotsford – MARK YOUR CALENDARS for August 8. open to students aged 10 to 15, starts later this summer. We’ll also turn back the hands of times and take a look at some “Abby fan favourites” from years past. While we may not be able to bring the aerial action to the skies over Abbotsford this year, we’re bringing it right into your home with the first-ever Virtual Abbotsford Airshow. GET READY! Annual event cancelled due to COVID-19, first airshow free summer in Abbotsford since 1998 Organizers made the announcement on Monday (May 4) morning stating that the show will be … 20,805 were here. On the second weekend of August, which has traditionally been the time of year when the Abbotsford International Airshow (AIA) is held, another show took its place – a virtual one. The AIA Society is partnering with GearBots Educational Resources to launch a virtual Aerospace S.T.E.M. integrates those four fields to teach students how to think critically to solve problems in innovative ways. The Abbotsford International Airshow is held annually on the second Friday, Saturday and Sunday in August at Abbotsford International Airport in Abbotsford, British Columbia, Canada.. This weekend is when the Abbotsford airshow occurs. August 6, 7 & 8, 2021 Friday Twilight Show & Saturday/Sunday All-Day Shows The Abbotsford International Airshow may not be happening this summer, but students will still get to participate in a special Aviation Summer Camp, which will now be virtual. 3, 2020 12:00 a.m. Alex Mitchell, the City of Abbotsford’s public affairs officer, stated that 2020 will see a virtual celebration. In most years highlights include appearances by Canada’s Snowbirds, Canadian Forces parachute teams, entries from the Canadian Museum of Flight and demonstrations by Canadian Forces CF-18 Hornets. Abbotsford Airshow – Virtual Show- Saturday August 8 Abbotsford – MARK YOUR CALENDARS for August 8. Organizers of the Abbotsford International Airshow have announced this year's summer event won't go ahead The show has been postponed until August 2021 ABBOTSFORD (NEWS 1130) — The Abbotsford International Airshow won’t go ahead this summer because of COVID-19, and has been postponed to August next year. Tweet on Twitter. Abbotsford Airshow launching virtual Aerospace Camp. Press question mark to learn the rest of the keyboard shortcuts. The Abbotsford Airshow is definitely one of Metro Vancouver’s top annual events, especially for people who like airplanes. 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The team will be performing all three days, including their awesome Friday Night Twilight act. Students aged 10 to 15 will get a chance to participate in the virtual camp. It is Canada's largest airshow. The principles of S.T.E.M. Camp will combine interactive, online sessions with at-home activities to introduce students to the physics of flight, aircraft design and engineering, and basic programming. For more information, please visit gearbots.org/summer-camps. 20,805 were here. camp later this summer for students aged 10 to 15. The AIA Society was planning to host an Aviation Summer Camp in advance of the airshow this year, as well as create a large S.T.E.M. The principles of S.T.E.M. (Submitted), Online S.T.E.M. While the Abbotsford International Airshow may not be able to bring the aerial action to the skies over YXX this August, they’re bringing it right into your home with the #Virtual #AbbyAirshow… integrates the fields of Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics to teach students how to think critically and solve problems in innovative ways. Virtual Abbotsford Airshow Now Online. The Abbotsford International Airshow may not be happening this summer, but students will still get to participate in a special Aviation Summer Camp, which will now be virtual. While we may not be able to bring the aerial action to the skies over Abbotsford this year, we’re bringing it right into your home with the first-ever Virtual Abbotsford Airshow on our YouTube & Facebook pages! GearBots is an Abbotsford organization founded by Abbotsford Senior Secondary School teacher Dereck Dirom that offers extra-curricular Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (S.T.E.M.) 1623. In years when it does take place, the three-day event draws aircraft and spectators from around the world. “Canada’s Heritage Minister Stephen Guilbeault recently encouraged Canadians to celebrate Canada Day in a virtual way,” she said. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=z1aWabLJM7I, Press J to jump to the feed. The Abbotsford International Airshow Society is partnering with GearBots Educational Resources to launch a virtual Aerospace S.T.E.M. The Abbotsford International Airshow may not be happening this summer, but students will still get to participate in a special Aviation Summer Camp, which will now be virtual. open to students aged 10 to 15, starts later this summer. camp later this summer for students aged 10 to 15. The AIA Society is partnering with GearBots Educational Resources to launch a virtual Aerospace S.T.E.M. Brought to you FREE courtesy of Lockheed Martin The Boeing Company Leonardo Company and Airbus Defence! Foreign air forces also participate. Steve Drinkwater - August 12, 2020. The Virtual Aerospace S.T.E.M. Online S.T.E.M. S.T.E.M. 9th-11th – National Warplane Museum Airshow: The Greatest Show on Turf, Geneseo, NY, USA (HF Only) 24th-25th – Milwaukee Air & Water Show, Milwaukee, WI, USA; 31st-1st August – Oregon International Air Show, McMinnville, OR, USA; August. August 6, 7 & 8, 2021 Friday Twilight Show & Saturday/Sunday All-Day Shows The Aerospace Industries Association (AIA) Society is partnering with GearBots Educational Resources to launch a virtual Aerospace S.T.E.M. VIRTUAL Abbotsford Airshow Announced for August 8 July 11, 2020 While we may not be able to bring the aerial action to the skies over Abbotsford this August, we’re bringing it right into your home with the first-ever Virtual Abbotsford Airshow on our YouTube & Facebook pages! RELATED: Abbotsford International Airshow cancelled for 2020, "The community is awesome, every time we put out the call we get some responses right away. Scheduled for 1pm PT on Saturday, August 8th, this Virtual Airshow presentation will digitally replicate the experience of a day at the Abbotsford Airshow including aerobatic performances, virtual static aircraft tours and even your friendly neighbourhood Airshow Announcers! are critical to the […] 2020 VIRTUAL Abbotsford International Airshow Teaser . activity zone at the event itself. Contact Info: 33952 Pine Street Abbotsford, BC V2S-2P3.