Airshow Reports

NATO Tiger Meet 2014

By | July 2nd, 2014|Categories: Airshow Reports, Event Reports|

The NATO Tiger Association (NTA) held their latest NATO Tiger Meet (NTM) at Schleswig-Jagel Air Base in Northern Germany. 11 countries took part and with a number of stunning tiger schemes on offer, the Spotters days were much anticipated. Duncan Monk reports from a blustery Germany. Home to Aufklärungsgeschwader 51 [...]

Shuttleworth LAA Airshow

By | June 19th, 2014|Categories: Airshow Reports, Event Reports|

The Shuttleworth Collection is home to the single largest selection of historic aircraft in the UK and puts on more display events in a single year than any other organisation. Working with the Light Aircraft Association, 15th June saw them stage a 'Party in the Park' airshow. Adam Duffield attended [...]

Cosford Airshow 2014

By | June 12th, 2014|Categories: Airshow Reports, Event Reports|

After a stunning show in 2013, the organisers of the RAF Cosford Air Show had set the bar high for 2014's event. Adam Chittenden reports for AeroResource from the West Midlands' most distinguished and popular air event. After celebrating the 75th Anniversary of Cosford's opening last year with a record [...]

Duxford D-Day Anniversary Airshow

By | May 30th, 2014|Categories: Airshow Reports, Event Reports|

With 2014 seeing the 70th anniversary of the D-Day operations in Normandy, it is apt that IWM Duxford, which to many is the home of historic warbird displays, chose to mark the occasion by dedicating their first airshow of the season to the subject. A number of the AeroResource team [...]

Polish Air Days 2014

By | May 15th, 2014|Categories: Airshow Reports, Event Reports|

2014 marks the 15th anniversary of Poland becoming a member of the North Atlantic Treaty Organisation (NATO). To celebrate the occasion, the Armed Forces of the Republic of Poland (Siły Zbrojne Rzeczypospolitej Polskiej) staged a two day "open house" event (10-11 May) titled "Days with the Polish Armed Forces" and [...]

Abingdon Air & Country Show 2014

By | May 6th, 2014|Categories: Airshow Reports, Event Reports|

With the 2013 Abingdon Air & Country Show blessed with perfect weather and an impressive line-up of display acts the 2014 show already had a lot to live up to. Adam Duffield and Jamie Ewan attended to discover if one of the traditional season openers could meet expectations. The Abingdon [...]

Red Bull Air Race 2014 – Abu Dhabi

By | March 13th, 2014|Categories: Airshow Reports, Event Reports|

On Tuesday 8th October 2013 the return of the world's fastest Motorsport series was announced at a news conference at the Putrajaya Maritime Centre, Malaysia. After a hiatus of 3 years due to safety changes and reorganisation, the Red Bull Air Race returned to the skies at the end of [...]

Bruntingthorpe August Taxi Day

By | September 13th, 2013|Categories: Airshow Reports, Event Reports|

The scream of four Rolls-Royce Avon 301R afterburning turbojets yells out across the rather busy airfield at Bruntingthorpe, as a pair of English Electric Lightning F.6s blast down the runway during their starring role in the August Cold War Jets Day. Jamie Ewan was there taking a look at the [...]

Little Gransden Air & Car Show 2013

By | September 2nd, 2013|Categories: Airshow Reports, Event Reports|

For over 20 years, the Little Gransden Air & Car Show has been raising money for charity during which time it has become a regular for many enthusiasts. Jack Goward reports for AeroResource from a show with a promising line up threated by the unpredictable British weather. Situated just between [...]

Kecskemét International Airshow 2013

By | August 19th, 2013|Categories: Airshow Reports, Event Reports|

In August 2012 reports filtered back to the UK that the Hungarian Ministry of Defence and the Hungarian Air Force (HuAF) were organising an air show at Kecskemét for the first time since 2010. Since the previous show had been regarded as one of the best in Europe, and with [...]

The Royal International Air Tattoo 2013

By | August 14th, 2013|Categories: Airshow Reports, Event Reports|

After 2012 restored faith in RIAT for many enthusiasts, it was always going to be a difficult year to follow. With the recent hard-hitting budget cuts for the US military, participation was the topic on the tip of everyone’s tongues. Michael Buckle reports from RAF Fairford on a hot year [...]

Waddington International Airshow 2013

By | July 18th, 2013|Categories: Airshow Reports, Event Reports|

RAF Waddington is the day to day home of the RAF’s ISTAR assets but over the weekend of the 6-7th July is opened its gates to the public as it hosts the forces largest annual airshow. Adam Duffield and Duncan Monk attended for AeroResource. With the 2012 show attracting a [...]

Old Buckenham Airshow 2013

By | July 1st, 2013|Categories: Airshow Reports, Event Reports|

Once home to the 493rd Bomb Group of the Eight US Air Force, Old Buckenham now serves as a popular general aviation airfield attracting high numbers of visitors from around the country. Once a year however it transforms itself into Norfolk’s largest airshow. Adam Duffield attended for AeroResource. Old Buckenham [...]

50th International Paris Airshow

By | June 23rd, 2013|Categories: Airshow Reports, Event Reports|

The Paris Airshow, held biennially during odd years, celebrated its 50th Anniversary in 2013. The show featured a number of first time visitors along with significant others, as aerospace industries competed to create as many new business opportunities as possible. For the aviation photographer and enthusiast, this promised a range [...]

RAF Cosford Air Show 2013

By | June 22nd, 2013|Categories: Airshow Reports, Event Reports|

Cosford Airshow is regarded as The West Midland's largest aviation event. Set in Shropshire, RAF Cosford hosts an extravaganza of 'home-grown' displays and flying demonstrations. Adam Chittenden reports for AeroResource. RAF Cosford, formally known at DCAE Cosford, celebrates its 75th Anniversary this year. Originally opened in 1938, it was home [...]

Duxford Spring 2013: Honoring the Eagles

By | June 12th, 2013|Categories: Airshow Reports, Event Reports|

No one can accuse Duxford of failing to recognise it's own history and indeed the history of aviation in the United Kingdom. Spring 2013 represented a key anniversary, marking 70 years since the 78th Fighter Group arrived at RAF Duxford - which the Imperial War Museum rightly used as the [...]