... arrived well before and enjoyed a great day out. But the final highlight was yet to come!
Classic Show Openers: Hurricane and Gladiator
Traditionally the Gloster Gladiator ...
... show saw the formation fly-by of the Gladiator, Lysander and Hind, accompanied by a strange, sputtering engine sound. As the Gladiator left the formation in a shallow dive and disappeared behind the trees, ...
... simulated by a Pilatus P-2.
The highlight of the Battle of Britain (BoB) was the Gloster Gladiator of the TFC (The Fighter Collection), ...
... ler Storch and the Lysander, with the Gloster Gladiator from Duxford flying in formation with the Collection-owned Gladiator under the title “Mercury Magic”.
... hy Gloster Gladiators in the air at the same time.
And looking to the big birds, Europe's only flying B-17 Flying Fortress "S ...
... celled upon short notice.
The Gloster Gladiator and the Fieseler Storch followed next under a "Western Desert Encounter" – and it's up to you to guess who did win the aerial enc ...
... to see some nice photo passes and low fly-bys.
Furthermore blessed with nice late afternoon sunshine were the displays of the Gloster Gladiator and the Spitfir ...
Nine GR4 Tornados with their wings swept to 25° flying overhead in a close diamond nine formation was a sight to behold! The Royal Air Force bid farewell to its Tornado Force in style at RAF Marham on 28th February 2019.
Back in 1917 Kakamigahara airfield was used as an army airfield and a airship landing site. Today it is named Gifu, and is the home of the JASDF Flight Test Centre ADTW (Air Development and Test Wing). 2017 thus saw this wing’s home airfield centenary…Read More
Duxford’s Flying Legends 2018 was a show to remember. Not only was the legendary warbirds airshow blessed with stunning summer weather and deep blue skies on Sunday, it also featured many impressive warbird formations, amongst them a stunning 4-ship formation of Buchons - a real treat…Read More
Travelling to countries operating the MiG-29 is usually a safe bet to see this great looking jet from the Soviet-era in the air. This was also true for the Slovak International Air Fest (SIAF) at Sliac, Slovakia. But the SIAF airshow was also a clear…Read More