The final preparations are underway for the return of the Teesside Airshow - 26 years after the last show.
Organisers say tomorrow's one day event at Durham Tees Valley Airport will be bigger and better than ever before.
Last year's return show had to be postponed following the Shoreham Airshow disaster. New safety measures are now in place for all air events.
Chris Petty who works for organisers Skydive Events says visitors will have a great day:
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Work is starting this week on a newly-acquired site at Durham Tees Valley Airport which the airport hopes will help them to "maximise future development."
The former hangar building was last used as a sports and tennis centre and sits upon 9.5 acres of land that the airport has just bought.
The steel frame of the building is being dismantled and removed this week.
A public consultation is being held to discuss the future of Durham Tees Valley Airport.
Its owners are trying to build 400 new homes on the site but residents of nearby Middleton St George are against the plans.
Airport bosses are holding a meeting in the village this afternoon, November 21.
A new plan published today aims to secure the future of Durham Tees Valley Airport.
Gregg Easteal reports.
Peter Nears, from Durham Tees Valley Airport, has spoken to ITV News Tyne Tees, saying: "All airports of this scale have faced a very difficult situation in the recession."
A master plan to secure the furture of Durham Tees Valley airport is being published today.
It includes a public consultation period of two months.
It comes just two weeks after it was announced there would be no charter flights operating out of the airport after this year.
The owners of Durham Tees Valley airport have announced there will be no more dedicated chartered holiday flights from the site.
From 2014, the airport will concentrate on its more profitable business flights.
"Whilst I understand the reasons behind the Company's plans, I very much regret the loss of jobs and holiday flights both of which will affect people throughout the Tees Valley and beyond.
"The challenges facing the airport, which has been losing vast sums of money for several years, are well documented and it is important DTVA plays to its strengths, further developing scheduled flights and exploiting the niche markets identified.
"I hope these radical plans will provide business people and other travellers with even better facilities to help them connect to places across the world."
My Cunningham added, though, that MPs and others will be watching closely to ensure the airport delivers on their plan.