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 – 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 …

2017 – Sion Airshow

16 September 2017 – Aéroport de Sion This year was held, Remote 6 years since, the famous airshow of Zion. Always this is an event not to be missed, with always very interesting attendance from all over Europe. This year the guests were many but unfortunately, due to different reasons, the event was not the usual …

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 …

2015 – 55Anniversary Frecce Tricolori – 4 September – Spotter Day

4 September 2015 – Looking Friuli begins today, only for spotter, the long weekend organized by the Air Force Italian, to celebrate the 55th birthday of the National Aerobatic Team, the legendary Frecce Tricolori. What will take place today is the first Spotter Day organized by AOS at a big air show. There had been smaller events such as …

2014 – Payerne AIR14 – Air Show sabato 6 September

6 September 2014 – Payerne Air Base And here we are. They are the 6,30 and, from, entrance to the exit of Payerne. The perfect Swiss organization leads me, within minutes and without any tail, up to the place within the parking. Load all your gear and head for the entrance to the square from where I log in a few minutes. I immediately reco to …

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 – 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 …

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, …

2010 - Hungarian Air Force Museum

2010 – 6 August 2010 This year, the TAE 2010 (Air Force Summer Away) we spend in Hungary, for the first time beyond that which, once, era la Cortina di Ferro. It will be a feast of aircraft ever seen. The welcome at the airport in Badapest is not the best: a true tropical typhoon unleashed as soon as the plane landed and entered in the terminal. When we leave it …