RED FLAG 20-02: LAUNCH OF THE MOST 'GREAT EXERCISE OF THE US AIR

09 MARCH 2020 – Nellis Air Force Base (USA) In the base Nellis in Nevada (USA) the Air Force is for the first time this exercise with F-35 and CAEW With the first takeoffs of the Italian structure 9 March officially began the 2020-02 Red Flag, one of the most complex and realistic air exercises organized at the international level, which involves at …

2019 – Linate Air Show [2]

Milan Linate [LIML] – 13 October 2019 And here we are today. The appetizer yesterday was very interesting (you can find it here), but today the public will be the big events and can not go away disappointed. Unfortunately the weather is, if possible, much worse than yesterday. The horizontal visibility, Yesterday already very penalizing, It is much worse: from the stands …

2019 – Linate Air Show [1]

Milan Linate [LIML] – 12 October 2019 Today is an important date. L’ultimo Air Show, Milan Linate, It is a must 6 July 1957, more than 62 years ago. And today replicates. He had to wait for the closure of 3 months the airport to redo the track and start putting the terminal hand to get this. It took so long …

2019 – Happy Birthday AMX !!!

Istrana AFB – 13 September 2019 They ended today, on the only Air Force base that hosts them, the celebrations for the 30 AMX years of operational service. The event saw the participation of thousands of people, came from all over Italy, desire to participate in a demonstration of affection for this machine that has given so much during use, specially …

2019 – Tricolore value 2019

23 June 2019 – Punta Marina (Ravenna) It took place, on Punta Marina (OUT) Air Show in the main Italian summer 2019. All very interesting airplanes which have marched along the shoreline. From civilian aerobatic teams (Team Yakitalia e We-Fly Team), the interventions of the acrobats solo (CAP 231 a. Pesenato), by aircraft in flight …

2019 – Lightning of Payerne

7 June 2019 – Payerne Air Base was held on 7 June, on the grounds of the airport of Payerne, the 4th stage for the selection of the new fighter to replace the F fleet 5 Tiger II e F 18 Hornet of the Swiss Air Force. This case was presented by Lockheed-Martin the most advanced Western fighter, the only of the 5th …

AIR 2030 – A new fighter for the Swiss Air Force

24 April 2019 – AIR 2030 – A new fighter for the Swiss Air Force The Swiss Confederation has an area covering some’ less than twice the Lombardy but has about 1,5 million less than the Italian region, this because of the area for most mountain. The small nation in the middle of the Alps has …

2018 – TLP 2018-04 – Media Day

Amendola Air Base – 30 November 2018 Third day (photos of the first and second day can be found here and here) alla TLP 2018-04, Amendola, to follow the event at Media Day. The day, perfectly organized, It has allowed the audience to experience first hand the state of the F program 35 in Italy. The first part of the morning …

Initial Operational Capability per gli F 35 Lightning II Italiani

Amendola AFB – 30 November 2018 It took place at Amendola, in the frame of the TLP 2018-04, The press conference of the Chief of Staff of the Air Force, general S.A.. Alberto Rosso. And it is on this occasion that was given the news in the title: from 30 November 2018 the F 35A of the 13th Group of 32 Squadron are fully operational How …

2018 - TLP 2018-04 Amendola - Spotter Day No. 2

Amendola Air Base – 29 November 2018 Second day ( photos of the first day can be found here) Amendola to follow the operations connected with the TLP 2018-4, the first involving the Lockheed Martin F-35A Lighting II, the fighters of the 5th generation of our Air Force. Yesterday was not a lucky day, photographically speaking, but today …