2020 – Once again, the Imperial War Museum in Duxford

18 January 2020 – Duxford Airfield Sono le 07:10 and we took off from Malpensa. Flight FR8728, instead 27F, Prua a north from e 2 hours scarce landed in Stansted. The flight is no history and we land with a beautiful day. The air is brisk but beautiful the sky is blue. At passport control, with the new automated procedure, there is a row and …

2019 – Meiringen by Axalp

The Meiringen – 8 and 9 October 2019 I tell you now that, even this year, it went wrong. And I'm 2 times on 3. After the latest 2 extraordinary occasions of 2017 (you can see here) and 2018, recommences the unfortunate series of Axalp. Actually adventurers who braved the steep paths dell'Axalphorn day 7 and 8 …

In Payerne around the Lightning

During the day of presentation to the press and the public of the F 35A Lightning II at the Payerne base (the service can be found here), as already happened during the presentation of the F 18E Super Hornet (you can find the services here and here), the F 18 already in service in the Swiss Air Force they continued to fly as if nothing …

2019 – A normal day in Payerne

Payerne Air Base – 30 April 2019 On the day of the presentation to the media and the public of the Boeing F / A 18F Super Hornet, the main base of the Swiss Air Force has not, however, stop, present and aircraft continued to fly as if nothing had. In the pictures below you can see the images taken during taxiing, takeoffs …

2019 – A Super Hornet for the Swiss Air Force

Payerne Air Base – 30 April 2019 They are the 08:00 and it is from 02:45 that we are around. The temperature is pungent to be the end of April but the sun is shining at the entrance of the most important base of the Swiss Air Force. We are here for the selection of what will be the new fighter will defend the skies of Confederation when …

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 …

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 …

New publishing initiative

I want to report to all of this initiative, which I consider interesting. With the advent of digital newspapers “paper” are less and less considered but, personally, I believe that turning the pages of a magazine, lounging on a comfortable sofa, It is a pleasure that is hard to equal. And when the pages are illustrated with beautiful photographs of planes, the pleasure is multiplied to the nth. …