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Wings over Houston 2018

... a blue sky! Obviously the USAF F-16 "Viper" solo display could not really compete with the show of the "Blues", but it did put a nice display in the humid sky of Houston and the Heritage Flight in formati ...

Hyakuri Airshow 2018

... easy to reach. However, those foreigners did not really stand out against the thousands of Japanese photographers who also made this show at Hyakuri a truly Phantom pilgrimage. Apart from a great flying ...

Bucharest International Air Show 2018 - BIAS

... July 28, 2018, at Bucharest International Airport Baneasa. With a slow start of the flying display at 9am in the morning, it really kicked of with the opening fly-by of Forțele Aeriene Române / Romanian ...

Tornado GR.4 FINale at RAF Marham

... and this was well returned by the photographers. airshows/19_Marham/Tornado2,width=396,height=300,gap_h=10,gap_v=10 Unfortunately the take-offs on runway 19 were very distant and the air was really ...

JASDF Gifu Airshow 2017

... 0 So did I miss a lot not queueing for everything? Unfortunately not really, as the static display was a lot smaller than during my last visit in 2014. No Mitsubishi F-2 testbed in the hangars, and on ...

Duxford Flying Legends 2018

... formations, amongst them a stunning 4-ship formation of Buchons - a real treat not seen for ages! And not to forget the seemingly endless line-up of nearly 50 airworthy warbirds along Duxford’s grass runway. ...

Slovak International Air Fest - SIAF 2018

... the long queues of people waiting for the opportunity to sit in a real jet. Most of the participants for the flying jets also brought a second aircraft that enriched the static display even further. As  ...

Wings over Houston Airshow

... of currently the world’s only airworthy twin-seater of a (re-build) Messerschmitt Me262 „Schwalbe“. And it was a real treat to see this plane flying in formation with other aircraft from the same era. ...

Shuttleworth Evening Display

Flying displays at the Shuttleworth Collection really are classic events. This is even more valid for their evening displays that usually provide a well balanced selection of the Collection’s extensive ...

Bell P-63 P-39 Cobra Flight

...  Despite very advanced aerodynamics Bell Aircraft Cobra’s never really fought for the American Forces during World War II. Already when the P-39 Airacobra was introduced into service, their range was ...

Tsuiki Airshow 2017

...  was held. Standing on the fence that day really payed off! airshows/17_tsuiki/so5 airshows/17_tsuiki/so4  ...

Warbirds over the Beach

... continues further, it is really worth to “travel to Virginia Beach, alongside the bright sunshine of the Atlantic shoreline, where German submarines once hunted merchant ships in the Gulfstream waters. ...

Shuttleworth - Fly Navy!

... Hawker Fury, the last real piston fighter, was flown. The Fury was the Royal Navy’s last piston fighter and still saw operational use during the Suez Crisis, when the first jets were also already operational. ...

Oshkosh EAA Airventure 2017

The EAA Airventure 2017 was announced to be the bomber year! And it really became bombastic. 590.000 people attended the event in Oshkosh, celebrating the 75th anniversary of the Doolittle Raid and also ...

Meiringen WK 2017

... this year will tell how these plans are realized, but they seem to be settled firmly as aircraft J-7073 received a special tail decoration reading "Adios Vandalo" to bid farewell to Fliegerstaffel 8. onbase/17_mei ...

Neuburg Open House

... olo flew again, making its own clouds and disappearing in the clouds from time to time. airshows/16_neuburg/ef airshows/16_neuburg/c160 Weather was really a shame, resulting in visitor numbers well  ...

High Performance Glider - DG-800S

... provided some nice scenery, though the weather restricted flying to the really nice spots that day. air2air/16_dg800/6 air2air/16_dg800/7 Rather than concentrating on a picturesque ground one of t ...

SIAF Airshow 2016 Sliac

... faster than foreseen and the two types thus did not show anymore. As a compensation the A319 was presented during a QRA demo and “forced to land” by the MiGs at Sliac. At one point it really seemed as ...

Airpower Zeltweg - Airpower16

... a seat in front row. Flying started already before 9am and continued non-stop until the late afternoon. Visitors were in for a real treat. The opening ceremony was presented by the state Steiermark / Styria, ...

Bulgarian Air Force - Thracian exercises

... to keep the MiG-21 in service only until the end of December 2015, with no real replacement following afterwards. onbase/15_bulgaria/293 The visit of these exercises thus coincided with a last chance ...

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Pilsen Air Show

This airshow was held to celebrate 100 years of aviation in Pilsen / Plzeň. Even though this fourth most populous city in Western Bohemia, Czech Republic, is undeniably better known for the type of blond lager beer to which the city gave its name, it also Read More
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Wings over Houston 2018

Wings over Houston 2018 was headlined by the US Navy Blue Angels display team. With a big concentration of Commemorative Air Force (CAF) warbirds all around the oil-rich state of Texas the line-up of WW II airplanes was also strong. The most impressive airshow act Read More
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Otto Smik's Spitfire TE184

Nine Balkenkreuze and three silhouettes of the Fieseler Fi 103, aka „Vergeltungswaffe 1 (V1)“ as kill markings depict this Spitfire Mk.XVI as the personal plane of Otto Smik. Smik was one of the most successfully Czechoslovakian pilots in service of the RAF during WW II. Read More
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Hyakuri Airshow 2018

Ten (R)F-4EJ Phantoms lined up in front of the crowd was a sight to behold! The Hyakuri Airshow 2018 was the last ever opportunity to see such a large number of mighty Phantoms in action as JASDF Phantom operations will dwindle down rapidly in the Read More
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