The Air Spectacular Summer Festival in Bray, County Wicklow was attended by approximately 80,000 people with

Onlookers lining the seafront are treated to some spectacular displays from Irish, British and US pilots. Manoeuvres included

Knife edge rolls, salmon leaps and of course loop de loops

The Black Knights from the Irish Air Corps also dropped by displaying some precision parachuting.

Some spectators gave their reaction to RTÉ News. Se Pardy, Bray Air Display Director, says their is a genuine interest in aviation from the Irish public.

An RTÉ News report broadcast on 24 July 2011. The reporter is Conor Hunt.