We can, and indeed have, sourced and worked with most aircraft types; from World War 1 fighters at the very dawn of aviation to the latest modern airliners. Private, civilian or military we’ve very likely been there before.

We can help you select an aircraft that’s correct for both period and role and if necessary paint it to your taste in our washable paint. If required we can match the exterior to one of our interior stage sets, making a slick and seamless transition from your exterior to interior shots.

To compliment the choice of aircraft we’ll source pilots and crew with the correct licenses and experience, keeping the Production both legal and safe whilst providing the most amazing aerial content.

Below are some examples of aircraft we’ve managed before. It’s far from an exhaustive list of all we’ve done but rather just some landmark “types” to help get the thought process going! Click on each to see some behind the scenes of when we’re shot them before.

If you’d like to have even the most informal chat about what you might need then we’re super enthusiastic. Just pick up the phone, we’d love to hear from you!

Our Credits

See the productions we have helped with our aviation solutions for film and TV

The Operations Room

Discover the Shoot Aviation Ops’ Rooms at White Waltham Aerodrome - our authentic WW2 offices - available for you and your crew.

Our Location

Shoot Aviation are in the Ops Room at White Waltham Aerodrome, just 25 miles west of London, UK

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Had a weekend test fitting for the Bf108. We’re going to steal an idea from a German example. Original instruments but with a modern stack of EFIS and radios hidden in the glove boxes. Found an original set of Messerschmitt lap straps for refurb! #avgeek #avgeeks #bf108 #me108 https://t.co/6cFqNnbmf7

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Nice to be part of something nice. Our second Starship 1 build of the year! Still a few weeks left if you want to be the hattrick? #ukfilm John Lewis & Partners Christmas Ad 2018 - #EltonJohnLewis 🎹 https://youtu.be/mNbSgMEZ_Tw via @YouTube

15th November 2018

Book a great looking helicopter for your Production and the soundtrack comes for free! #ukfilm #alouette #jets⁠ ⁠ #avgeek #avgeeks #helicopter #setlife #Filmmaking #haaf https://t.co/ko1j9hDfGP

13th November 2018

RT @EatKnuckleFritz: British Army Historic Flight Sioux at AAC Middle Wallop with @armyflying in the background..... https://twitter.com/HistoricFlt/status/1059542488149622787

11th November 2018

RT @ron_eisele: Two legends, one sky. https://t.co/EK38jznjg8

11th November 2018

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11th November 2018

Finished the week with her not just out of the jig but off the jacks and on her own wheels for the first time in 2 years. Little milestones. Paint will change, that’s a legacy of her American stay. #avgeeks #avgeek #me108 https://t.co/1KoPWun1iI

9th November 2018

Try doing that today without getting shot down! https://twitter.com/EatKnuckleFritz/status/1060651119519678465

9th November 2018

Filming on/in/around Airliners. The most common request we receive is that of a production wishing to film inside an airliner. Be that…
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Published 03.01.2012 by simon

It's often the case that a production will wish to change the appearance of an aircraft to be used in…
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Published 17.09.2011 by simon