AERO Final Report and Exibitor Feedback

Blue skies and a northeast wind provide perfect flying conditions for pilots and co-pilots arriving by air at the trade fair. A hive of activity at Friedrichshafen Airport – and the international aviation show reports a perfect landing. With 30,800 industry visitors (exceeding the 29,700 at the directly comparable AERO 2014), AERO 2016 was a … Dowiedz się więcej

Air Tattoo: Another 17 aircraft Confirmed!

Germany’s three military air arms have confirmed that they are providing 13 aircraft between them for the 2016 Air Tattoo. The air force, the Luftwaffe, is scheduled to bring an in-service Airbus A400M for the first time, joined in the static display by its predecessor, a Transall C-160D, plus an Airbus A310 Multi-Role Tanker-Transport, and … Dowiedz się więcej

D-Day C-47 Coming to WWII Heritage Days

An historic Douglas C-47 Skytrain troop transport aircraft will highlight this year’s World War II Heritage Days, hosted by the Commemorative Air Force (CAF) Dixie Wing April 30-May 1, 2016. This restored plane, “Placid Lassie,” participated in the D-Day invasion of Europe and was utilized in the Market Garden operation in Holland. Ground tours will … Dowiedz się więcej