... was scheduled for 28th February.
Nicknamed „the Fin“ due to its large tail fin, or „Tonka“ by the RAF personnel, this remarkable swing-wing ...
... its McDonnell Douglas F-4EJ Phantom II, and this Gifu airshow was not different.
Where? Gifu Airbase / Kakamigahara, Japan When? 19/11/2017
... 25 November 2018
As always for airshows in Japan it was an early start! Already before sunrise eager enthusiasts were queueing in front of the main gate at the Tsuiki Airbase. Their aim was to be the ...
... or at least in the close vicinity, which is very beneficial for the variety of aircraft that can be put on show.
Weeks prior to the 2017 airshow hurricane ...
... the other hand it provided a great opportunity to combine the attendance at any of these shows. With Shuttleworth being only a stone’s throw away from Duxford an early leave from the Flying Legends airshow ...
... some snow remaining on the surrounding mountain tops and splendid sunshine throughout the week.
Where? Axalp - Ebenfluh Shooting Range, Switzerland When? October 2017
... Japan When? November 2017
JASDF Mitsubishi F-2 Squadrons
With the swapping of Squadrons in recent years the JASDF obviously pursued the goal to reduce the mix of aircraft types ...
... the US Atlantic shoreline.
Where? Virginia Beach, Virginia, USA When? 19-21/05/2017
The second half of May is a good time to travel to Virginia Beach. Strawberries can be bought ...
... the US Navy Blue Angels.
Where? Oshkosh WI, USA When? 24-30/07/2017
EAA Airventure Oshkosh Bomberfest - vapor...tastic!!!
As part of the bomber theme on Wednesday several ...
... tradition-rich wing.
Where? Landsberg/Lech, Penzing Airfield, Germany When? June / September 2017
The Luftwaffe’s Lufttransportgeschwader 61 is not only the oldest Squadron, ...
... around 10.000 aircraft flying in and out for this event. It is aviation enthusiast heaven!
Where? Oshkosh, WI, USA When? 25-31/07/2016
During this week Oshkosh’s control tower ...
... converting to the F-104 „Starfighter“ and later on the F-4F „Phantom II“. In 2006 the Eurofighter was introduced into service, which completely overtook from the Phantom in 2008.
... two SU-27 Flanker arrived in formation with an Antonov An-26. Their height above the runway can only be estimated, but it was rather close and well hidden behind the fence from the outside.
... from Donauwörth, and then a step back in time was seen in the sky above Manching.
Part of the „Flugmuseum Messerschmitt“ and owned by the Messerschmitt ...
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