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 …

2013 – Jesolo Air Show

31/8-1/9 2013 – Jesolo Beach weekend full of flying on the beach in Jesolo for what has become a classic Italian summer air show. This year there are also French neighbors with the Patrouille de France and Swiss with PC 7 Team while Hungary is represented by an aggressive JAS 39 Gripen. Of course our Armed Forces …

2013 - Wittmund - Phantom Pharewell - Day 2 - Static afternoon

Witt mouth airfield – 29 June 2013 Once you land the planes we moved to go to photograph what we had not seen yet. Around rumors of Special Color a go-go and did not want to lose them. In fact, scattered in front of the base to the various shelters, various aircraft were parked, all very interesting. Almost all Special Color, some with …

2013 – Wittmund – Phantom Pharewell – 2° giorno – Static morning

Witt mouth airfield – 29 June 2013 The morning of the big day we wake up with a forecast that does not bode well. We trust in the forecasts that give the improving weather and we move toward Wittmun. We find the road blocked because of flooding and begin to worry. The trust TOMTOM guides us though in the midst of the streets and finally …

2013 – Witt mouth – Phantom Pharewell – 1Day

Witt mouth airfield – 28 June 2013 After 40 years of service, the time has come to bid farewell to the German Phantom. The opportunity presents information about Wittmund, sede del Jagdgeschwader 71, entitled to ace Manfred von Richthofen axis, the Red Baron. The preparation of the TAE (Air Force Summer Away) 2013 began in November 2012, with the booking of hotel and …

2012 – Rimini Air Show Flying Days

9 September 2012 - This year, the chances of Rimini in Italy to see a bit 'of "heavy metal" were really rare. Thanks to the heavy economic crisis, Also the Air Force has limited expenses and also flights of representation. As a few years now and so nothing Open Day, the only way to see the Frecce Tricolori and planes der Experimental Test Unit …

2010 – Looking AB – 50Anniversary Frecce Tricolori

Looking AB - 11 and 12 September 2010 50 years is a great achievement for all, but when it comes to the most noble Aerobatic, and numerous acclaimed the anniversary of the world takes on an even greater significance. And here we are then, Looking information about, along with other hundreds of thousands of fans from around the world, to attend the event. I'm …

2010 – Kecskemet

Kecskemet - 7-8 August 2010 The 2010 was, per me, The Year of Contact. Indeed, we have, first, crossed the Iron Curtain. With the APR Pierpaolo 2010 (Air Force Summer Away) l'abbiamo fatta in Kecskemet, in Hungary ! It was years since we heard about the tattoo Europe and so we went to check it out yourself: it was worth it, …

2009 – Tiger Meet

Kleine Brogel - 17-18 September 2009 This year my TAE (Air Force Summer Away) si è svolta a Kleine Brogel, to follow the NATO Tiger Meet. The last I had seen was concerned in 1988, Chamber, and it was unforgettable. Also this year, however, the participants were many, and with so many different aircraft. The Special Color now are wasted and …

2008 – Special Color in Cervia

20 June 2008 – Today in Cervia Cervia AFB, according to the 5th Squadron, will be held that, all hope, is the first event of this kind in a long list. For the first time it was organized in Italy one spotter Day in conjunction with the presentation of a Special Color. A very common occurrence in the Air Forces of the Alps but …