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Duxford Flying Legends 2018

...  USAAF in WWII Changing to the American side the “Bomber Escort” part of Flying Legends 2018 featured the B-17 Flying Fortress “Sally B”, three P-51 Mustangs and Europe’s only flying P-47 Thunderbolt. ...

Wings over Houston Airshow

...  airshows/17_houston/MiG-17 airshows/17_houston/Cobra airshows/17_houston/Skyraider airshows/17_houston/A-26  Warbird Flying Flying the WWII warbirds was mainly up to the different wings of ...

Shuttleworth Evening Display

...  Lysander and the Polikarpov A quick jump to the era of WWII saw the Westland Lysander and the Polikarpov Po-2 displaying, and it has to be mentioned that very rarely I have seen the Lysander in suc ...

Warbirds over the Beach

„Warbirds over the Beach“ is the annual airshow of the Military Aviation Museum (MAM) at Virginia Beach with a strong focus on aircraft of the WWII era. Each year during the May weekend before Memorial ...

Shuttleworth - Fly Navy!

...  with aircraft from WWI up to post WWII and there remains no doubt that “Fly Navy” will most likely see a third edition in 2018. And for the gray sky please on't blame the weatherman, but instead keep ...

EAA Airventure Oshkosh 2016

... to larger average airshows the line-up of a dozen of P-51 Mustangs will leave one speechless. And looking for other warbirds just goes like: “You name it… you get it…” airshows/16_oshkosh/wwi airshows/16_oshkosh/wwii ...

Cessna O-1E "Bird Dog" Vietnam Observer

... to the WWII Piper L-4 Grasshopper family of aircraft and designated as L-19 for a liaison aircraft and named the "Birddog". Many of the L-19's were immediately deployed to the war in Korea.Years later, Birddo ...

Bücker Bü131 / Tatra T-131 Jungmann OE-APY

... e build and used by many airforces worldwide, even still after the end of WWII. Many examples are left today in private hands. They are appreciated by their owners for the ease of maintainability and sh ...

NATO Days Ostrava

... WWII livery and from the Czech side also a Mi-17 of the Flight Training Center (CLV) from Pardubice. A bit hidden in the static area amongst the C-130 Hercules was also a Swedish Air Force UH-60 / Hkp ...

La Ferté-Alais

... aircraft used in WWII traditionally play a big part in the flying program as well. This era is split up and started this year with the ‘Germans’, flying the Junkers Ju 52, the Storch and a fake Messerschmitt, ...

Classic Fighters Omaka

... yet. This year the great WWII aerial mock combat acts, which are one of the trademarks of the Classic Fighters air show, thus had to go on without the German enemy being chased by Allied Mustangs, Spitfires ...

Shuttleworth Pageant Airshow

... ler Storch and the Lysander, with the Gloster Gladiator from Duxford flying in formation with the Collection-owned Gladiator under the title “Mercury Magic”. airshows/14_sw/wwii airshows/14_sw/wwii2 airshows/14_sw/gladi ...

Waddington Airshow

... the Avro Lancaster bombers during WWII, which changed amongst others to the mighty Avro Vulcan around 10 years later during the time of the Cold War. It was thus not uncommon to call this part of Britain ...

Chino "Planes of Fame" Airshow 2013

... ortunately the "Butcher Bird" was a bit of range, while numerous P-51 Mustangs performed furious fly-bys to please the crowd. airshows/13_chino/fw190 airshows/13_chino/p51 airshows/13_chino/wwii  ...

La Ferte-Alais

... aft) and the P-40, and the "Eastern Front" scenario made use of the German Ju-52 and Storck aircraft as well as the Yaks that were on place. airshows/12_lfa/pearlharbor airshows/12_lfa/p40 airsho ...

SIAF 2011

... ar A lot of entertainment was brought by the "Retro Sky Team" from Kosice (http://www.retroskyteam.sk/), performing a mock-up WWII dogfight between German Messerschmitts and Russian aircraft. In this  ...

Shuttleworth Mil. Pageant

... o Anson, Gloster Gladiator and Hawker Sea Hurricane 1, with the only slight drawback that the Anson was in civil markings. However thumbs- up for this nice idea! airshows/11_swmp/wwii airshows/11_s ...

BoB Evening Display

...  The next topics were not so thrilling, though interesting and entertaining nonetheless. The colourful Kirby Kite glider used for RAF training in WWII as well as Tiger Moth aerobatics while glider gaine ...

La Ferte-Alais

...  N3N & Ryan PT22 ---- ---- ---- The Germans: Focke Wulf & Bücker aircraft ---- ---- ---- Heavy Metal around the WWII era: Additionally to the elegant flying ...

Japan 2008 Trip

... omething to eat once again with the help of our language guide. Later in the hotel room we had some Sake and were watching a movie about the napalm raids on Tokyo in WWII. Japanese breakfast was  ...
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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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Bucharest International Air Show 2018 - BIAS

It’s free, it’s fun, and it is a day packed with a nearly 12 hour long lasting flying display. The Bucharest International Air Show (BIAS 2018) is the largest air show in Romania and took place on Saturday, July 28, 2018, at Bucharest International Airport Read More
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