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Added: 03 Nov 2019 | Section: Specials

Exercise COBRA WARRIOR 2019

In September 2019 fighter jets from Israel, Italy and Germany deployed to RAF Waddington to join the UK armed forces in the UK's premier tactical exercise. Report with photos of the Israeli F-15C/D Baz, Italian and German Typhoons, and other involved aircraft.
Cobra Warrior 2019 Exercise Report

Added: 29 Oct 2019 | Section: Airshows

Athens Flying Week 2019

The Athens Flying Week 2019 international airshow hosted at Tanagra air base was headlines by the Patrouille de France and again featured many of the aircraft type in service with the Hellenic Armed Forces. This year the Hellenic Navy presented its upgraded P-3 Orion and Aegean Airlines celebrated its 20th anniversary.
Athens Flying Week 2019 Air Show Report

Added: 08 Sep 2019 | Section: Airshows

Air Tattoo 2019

The annual Royal International Air Tattoo (RIAT) at RAF Fairford is the biggest air show when measured by the number and variety of military aircraft. Report on the Royal International Air Tattoo (RIAT) 2019 with photos of the airshow on Saturday July 21.
RIAT2019 Air Show Photo Report

Added: 31 Aug 2019 | Section: Specials

Exercise RED FLAG 19-2

Photo report from the Red Flag exercise held in March 2019 at Nellis AFB. Featuring the newly delivered F-15SA of Saudi Arabia, local and Luke AFB F-35A Lightning IIs, F-15E Strike Eagles from Seymour Johnson, F-16s from Belgium plus RNLAF and UAE F-16s from Tucson Arizona, and more.
Red Flag 19-2 Exercise Photos

Added: 23 Aug 2019 | Section: Airshows

Bray Air Display 2019

Airshow report from the 2019 Bray Air Display in Ireland, featuring the Irish Air Corps, Coast Guard, Aer Lingus A320 and various aerobatic displays, including the Royal Jordanian Falcons.
Bray Air Display 2019 Report

Added: 21 Aug 2019 | Section: Specials

Exercise ASTRAL KNIGHT 2019

In June 2019 U.S. Air Force 421st FW Fighter Squadron "Black Widows" F-35A Lightning IIs from Hill AFB deployed to Aviano AB in Italy and took part in exercise Astral Knight, organised by U.S. Air Forces Europe with participation by the local 31st Fighter Wing F-16s, Italian Air Force F-35As, and including a B-52 visit.
421st FS Black Widows F-35A Lightning IIs in Italy

Added: 14 Jul 2019 | Section: Specials

Anatolian Eagle 2019

In June 2019, the Turkish Air Force once again hosted the multinational exercise Anatolian Eagle at Konya Air Base. This edition was again attended by the Pakistani Air Force, but this time with the JF-17 Thunder!
Anatolian Eagle 2019 Exercise Photo Report

Added: 31 May 2019 | Section: Specials

USAF B-52 deployment Europe Spring 2019

In March 2019 six USAF B-52H Stratofortress bombers deployed to RAF Fairford, the largest bomber detachment to Europe since the 2003 deployment for Operation Iraqi Freedom. The strategic bomber task force flew about 40 training sorties around Europe and North Africa.
B-52 Bomber Task Force Europe 2019

Added: 05 May 2019 | Section: Airshows

MCAS Yuma Air Show 2019

MCAS Yuma Air Show 2019 photo report, featuring the USMC MAGTF Demo, AV-8B Harrier II+, F-35B Lightning II, F-5N Tiger IIs, Tora Tora Tora, and the USAF A-10C Warthog Demo and Heritage Flight.
Yuma Air Show Report

Added: 22 Apr 2019 | Section: Airshows

Airshow London 2018 Report

In September 2018, the Airshow London returned at the London International Airport, Ontaria, Canada. The restored CT-133 "Red Knight" made its public debut and joined the 60 Years NORAD CF-18 Hornet for a historic flight. A good portion of the aircraft on display came from the US, including the USAF F-22 Demo.
2018 Airshow London Photo Report

Added: 09 Apr 2019 | Section: Airshows

Swidwin Air Picnic 2018 - Poland

The 2018 Piknik Lotniczy open day held on June 30 by the Polish Air Force 21. BLT Swidwin was a great opportunity to see the last remaining Su-22 'Fitters' in Europe.
Swidwin Air Picnic 2018 Report

Added: 07 Apr 2019 | Section: Airshows

Hyakuri Air Show 2018 - Phantoms Pharewell

In December 2018, Hyakuri hosted an airshow as the 302 Hikotai F-4EJ Phantoms entered their final months of service and the end is near for co-located 301 Hikotai F-4EJs and 501 Hikotai RF-4E/RF-4EJ Phantoms.
JASDF Hyakuri Air Show 2018

Added: 07 Mar 2019 | Section: Airshows

Wings Over Houston 2018

Report from the 2018 Houston air show held at Ellington Field. The USN Blue Angels headlined the CAF show that included WWII warbirds, Vietnam-era aircraft including the A-1 Skyraider, F-100 Super Sabre and F-4 Phantom, plus some interesting visitors.
Wings Over Houston Air Show Report

Added: 07 Mar 2019 | Section: Airshows

Wings Over Dallas 2018

Photo report from the 2018 Wings over Dallas WWII Airshow by the Commemorative Air Force. Besides the warbirds including B-17, B-24, B-25, A-26, B-29 bombers, the show included a WWII armor display and Airborne jump involving multiple C-47s.
Wings Over Dallas Air Show Report

Added: 12 Jan 2019 | Section: Specials

CLEAR SKY 2018 – F-15 Eagles in Ukraine

Report from the high profile Ukrainian Air Force exercise in 2018 with California ANG 144th FW / 194th FS F-15 Eagles deployed to the Ukrainian air base of Starokostiantyniv, home of the 7th Tactical Aviation Brigade. The resident Su-24M/MR Fencers were joined by deployed MiG-29 Fulcrums, Su-25 Frogfoots, and Su-27 Flankers.
CLEAR SKY 2018 Exercise Report

Added: 23 Nov 2018 | Section: Airshows

Inowrocław Helicopter Picnic 2018

In May 2018, the annual "Helicopter Picnic" held by the 56.BLot Inowrocław-Latkowo provided a perfect opportunity to see the Polish Army Aviation assault helicopters; W-3PL Sokols, Mi-24V Hinds, and a good number of Mi-2URP(G) Hoplites.
Polish Assault Helicopters on display

Added: 12 Nov 2018 | Section: Airshows

Athens Flying Week 2018 Air Show

On September 22-23, the Athens Flying Week 2018 international air show took place at Tanagra Air Base. The Hellenic Air Force, Army and Navy again presented the majority of the air displays; this year including a HAF Super Puma CSAR demo.
AFW 2018 Air Show Report

Added: 27 Oct 2018 | Section: Specials

Baltic Air Policing RDAF F-16s at Šiauliai

Four RDAF F-16AM Fighting Falcons deployed to Lithuania for the first 3-month rotation of 2018 for the NATO Baltic Air Policing mission. Photo report featuring the armed Danish Vipers in the air over Šiauliai.
RDAF Baltic Air Policing mission 2018

Added: 07 Oct 2018 | Section: Specials

NORAD 60 Years CF-18 Demo 2018

Brief history of the North American Aerospace Defense Command (NORAD) and the NORAD 60th Anniversary paint scheme carried by the Royal Canadian Air Force CF-18 Hornet Demo aircraft 2018, as it visited Lake Simcoe Regional Airport, Ontario.
RCAF CF-18 Demo NORAD 60 Photo Report

Added: 27 Sep 2018 | Section: Airshows

BAF Days 2018 - Kleine Brogel

Report on the 2018 air show held by the Belgian Air Force at the air base of Kleine Brogel. The air displays featured F-16, F-18, Rafale, Typhoon and the Ukrainian Su-27 'Flanker' solo displays.
BAF Days 2018 Air Show Report

Added: 23 Sep 2018 | Section: Airshows

Bray Air Display 2018

Airshow photo report from the 2018 edition of the annual Bray Air Display in Ireland, combining international formation teams and jet displays with a showcase of the Irish Air Corps and other aviation in Ireland.
Bray Air Display 2018 Report

Added: 02 Sep 2018 | Section: Airshows

The Great New England Air Show 2018

The Great New England Air Show returned to Westover Air Reserve Base in Chicopee, MA. The flying display consisted of the resident C-5M Super Galaxy, C-17, KC-135, USAF Thunderbirds, and warbirds including a replica of the Imperial Japanese B5N 'Kate'.
Westover ARB Air Show 2018

Added: 01 Sep 2018 | Section: Airshows

Luke AFB Air Show 2018

Report on the 2018 Open House & Air Show of Luke AFB, Arizona, home of the 56th Fighter Wing dedicated to F-16 and F-35A pilot training. Featuring the USN Blue Angels and the F-35 Heritage Flight joined by the A-10 and F-22.
Luke Days 2018 Air Show Report

Added: 26 Aug 2018 | Section: Airshows

Texel Airshow 2018 - Texel Airport, the Netherlands

Report on the 2018 edition of the triennial air show held at Texel International Airport with a mix of private and military planes and helicopters from home and abroad.
Texel Airshow 2018 Report

Added: 15 Aug 2018 | Section: Specials

Quatorze Juillet - Paris Air Parade staging base Évreux

Evreux base visit provides a behind the scenes view of France's National Day's military parade fly-over of the Champs-Élysées in Paris. The involved AdlA Rafale and Mirage 2000 fighters and Alpha Jet trainers deployed to Evreux, including the Mirage 2000N for the last time. Also a Singaporean M-346 joined the formation this year.
Quatorze Juillet 2018 photo report BA 105 Évreux