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, specialmente

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 – Joint Stars 2019

Decimomannu Air Base – 30 May 2019 It took place, from 13 to the 31 May, using the exercise areas of Sardinia, the largest Italian live year exercise, la Joint Stars 2019. Already in the days before exercise, the airport has been at the center of a strong traffic. He made an appearance even the King Air 350ER, the rare and …

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 …

2018 – TLP 2018-04 Amendola – Spotter Day n° 1

Amendola Air Base – 28 November 2018 The appointment is at 10:00 at the gate of the Base. I have been following the weather for the past 10 days and, for today, not bode well: wind with tips 25-30 knots and overcast sky. In fact, I arrived there the wind, beautiful strong and cold, but the clouds are not compact and some spark …

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 …