RIAT 2017

RIAT 2017 “Made in Heaven, tattooed on Earth” During the third weekend of July, the gates of the RAF base in Fairford opened once again for the lucky visitors of this year’s Royal International Air Tattoo. 160.000 people were gathered to witness one of the best aviation feasts in Europe. Let the show begin… A Read More …

Tinker AFB , OK 2017 Open House

May 20th and 21st marked the open house for Tinker AFB, OK named Star Spangled Salute Airshow. Tinker AFB located in central Oklahoma by MIdwest City. Tinker is the headquarters of the Air Force Materiel Command’s (AFMC) Oklahoma City Air Logistics Center (OC-ALC), which is the worldwide manager for a wide range of aircraft, engines, Read More …

4-7-2017 Spotting Eagles, Falcons, Lightning, Sentry, Hornets, Herki birds!

4-7-2017 marks a milestone for 2017. This day of the month usually means my annual Aviation spotting ( Birthday aircraft spotting day)  and this time is like no other I was out in NAS Ft worth spotting on this beautiful Texas Spring day. F-35A for the Israeli Air Force was out testing from Lockheed Martin. Read More …

Heart of Texas Airshow , Waco!!

Heart of Texas , Waco  Airshow 2017 2017 marks the USAF Thunderbirds and US Navy Legacy Hornet Tactical demonstration team East VFA-106 Gladiators base in NAS Oceana.  Unfortunately, due to unforeseen circumstances, the F-18 demo was cancel . Military participation was quite good for an airshow of this size. We got 2x A-10C from 442nd Read More …

Jolly Rogers visiting Alliance Ft worth ( KAFW )

FEAR the BONES                 March 11th , 2017. We got a few visitors from the famous VFA-103 Joly Rogers based at NAS Oceana. These Hornets were doing DACT  Exercise with 57th Fighter wing Weapon School in Nellis AFB for the past few weeks and they are on their Read More …

NAS Fallon report 4-2016

( SITE BEST VIEW ON PC or MAC ) NAS Fallon (KNFL) about 70 miles east of Reno NV houses the Naval Strike Air Warfare Center (NSAWC) which is currently being change to Naval Air Warfare Development Center NAWDC. This mighty warfare center consists of Naval Strike Warfare Center (NSWC), the Naval Fighter Weapon School Read More …

MCAS Miramar Airshow Static Display

                I am always fascinated with “Fightertown USA” or as we all know  NAS Miramar. The tune of ” danger zone ” still lingers in my ear when Miramar is mentioned. F-14 on the deck and Aggressors F-5 and A-4 doing the aerial dance of dogfight. TImes have Read More …

Alliance Airshow 2015

Alliance airshow also means the cooler weather here in Dallas Ft Worth area. The slight north winds get us having runway 34 as active which I think is favorable for photography since we can catch those aircraft touching down.  This year we got the Blue Angels, ACC F-22A Tactical Demonstration, Breitling Demo team as the Read More …

Red Flag 15-3

Red Flag exercise is held 4 times a year in Nellis AFB. This is the 3rd Exercise and this particular one did not involve International Participants.               The exercise will include U.S. forces and aircraft from: – 53rd Wing, 422nd Test and Evaluation Squadron, F-15Cs, Nellis AFB, Nev. – Read More …

Denton TX Airshow-: VFA-122 and 20th Fighter Wing

Denton Municipal Airport ( KDTO)  host their annual summer airshow last weekend ( June 20th , 2015) Interestingly, they have both the USAF F-16 Viper Demo and US Navy Super hornet West Demo both doing their single ship demonstration. We did not miss this opportunity but instead of giving an airshow blog like in the Read More …