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The Sunderland International Airshow starts tomorrow and preparations are underway. It's Europe's biggest free meeting of its kind and attracts over 250,000 people.
From burger van owners to the Royal Air Force, people are setting up tents and preparing for spectators to arrive tomorrow. Each year, the show brings in hundreds of thousands of pounds to the Sunderland economy.
The organisers are watching the weather carefully, but there will not be a moment's rest until the last plane has landed, and the last visitor has set off back home.
Sunderland Airshow organisers say they're expecting hundreds of thousands once again for one of Europe's biggest displays of military and civilian aircraft.
Tents are going up and businesses are on their way into the compound this afternoon ahead of the show kicking off this evening.
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All eyes were on the skies above Sunderland today as the city's 24th Airshow got underway.
A Mayoress will wing-walk and a RAF Tornado will demo a ground-attack. The plans are made. Sunderland awaits its biggest show of the year.