Scramble with surprise

Below you can find the communications office that communicates AM Print scramble this morning by 2 Typhoon to intercept a Dutch plane. It looks like a normal news, already seen several times, but is not so. A good read it is written that 2 IF 2000 took off from Istrana are part of the 51º Stormo! It is therefore of …

2018 – Belgian Air Force Days

Kleine-Brogel – 7, 8 and 9 September 2018 Thanks to our Irene Pantaleoni we can enjoy some pictures from one of the largest European events of airmen 2018, il Belgian Air Force Days, which took place on the basis of Kleine-Brogel in the first WE of September. 2 the undisputed headliner: the Sukhoi Su 27 of the Air Force and the Ukraine …

2018 – Anniversary Groups “Twenty” the Italian Air Force

11 May 2018, Istrana Air Force Base Last year the celebrations were done in Grosseto, where the IX, X, XII, Thirteenth and eighteenth AOS Group celebrated the century of age. This year it was in Istrana where Groups “Twenty” (XX, XXI, XXII e XXIII) cut the same goal. The event was characterized by a common gathering …

Lightning II a Decimomannu

11 April 2018, Decimomannu Air Base The Last March saw the redeployment based on Decimomannu Lockheed Martin F of the first rate 35A Lightning II Air Force. I 4 specimens, currently in force at the 13th Group of the 32 ° Basic Flock to Amendola, landed on the airport the Sardinian 7 March and returned in Puglia between …

2017 – RAF Tornado Tenth

20 September 2017 – Decimomannu Air Force Base Another master stroke of our Agent in Sardinia. From 5 September are in fact allocated on the airport of Decimomannu 5 Tornado IX(B) Squadron Marham participating in the exercise Serpentex 2017. The Tonkas group was supported by some Airbus A 400M Atlas 1 C 17 RAF Globemaster III. …

2017 – Decimomannu’s Spotting

12 July 2017 – Decimomannu Spotting this year's are also able to make a detour to Tenth durente summer holidays in Sardinia. As luck would have it present rate of McDonnell Douglas AV 8B + Harrier II Navy exercise in the ACMI range. Planes, given the particular propulsive formula that allows the stationary flight and the …

2016 – Decimomannu – weapons tests for AMX

11 May 2016 – Decimomannu Today I present some photos of the two-seat AMX Department Flight Test that this spring has made some test flights to Decimomannu with GBU guided bombs 16 subalari. Interesting configuration showing, along with the bombs and the wing tanks, the ventral gondola of the classic orange High Visibility, ready for shooting …

2015 – Decimomannu Spotter from Roberto Zanda – Trident Juncture 2015

2015 – Decimomannu Air Base Dear Friends, Here we go again with the goodies coming the nearest “exotic” of Italy. From here pass the planes and helicopters strangest of all the peninsula. Even when the asset is reduced, the surprise is around the corner and these photos prove it. Special subjects, difficult to see in the airports we are used, here become …

2015 – Army Day in Piacenza

4 November 2015 – San Damiano AFB This year, probably for the last time, Airport Command of Piacenza San Damiano, home of the 50th Wing “Giorgio Graffer” organized a “Open doors” for the celebration of the Armed Forces. As is tradition were invited other aircraft Flocks Air Force. This year there were an AMX 51 ° Istrana and …

2015 - 55th Anniversary Frecce Tricolori - 6 September - Air Show

6 September 2015 - Looking Friuli Today is DAY. The huge crowd arrives today. After Spotter Day on Friday and proof yesterday (inter alia ruined, partly, from the shower in the morning) now expects a full house. The day is fantastic: sole, Warm the right and blue sky waiting for the hundreds of thousands of fans expected …