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A description of one of the world's great Trade Fairs: The Farnborough Show. The Farnborough Air Display, with some history. Farnborough itself. Britain's aircraft industry. Successive Farnborough Shows providing an accurate history of post-war aero engine development and giving what is probably a clear indication of the future trends in engine design. A look at some of those developments. The ducted fan, or by-pass engine, which has not yet appeared at Farnborough. Wing design. What might be seen at next year's show. The Farnborough Show as an institution and a spectacle.