Airshow Reports

Abingdon Air and Country Show 2013

By | May 11th, 2013|Categories: Airshow Reports, Event Reports|

After what has seemed like an endless cold and dreary winter, the start of the 2013 airshow season is finally upon us. Adam Duffield attended the 2013 Abingdon Air and Country Show to see if it was the cure for the winter airshow blues. Whilst the season itself may have [...]

Malta International Airshow 2012

By | October 17th, 2012|Categories: Airshow Reports, Event Reports|

Celebrating its 20th anniversary this year, the Malta International Airshow is one of the biggest annual events on the island. Adam Duffield attended the first day of the weekend show for AeroResource. The small island of Malta sits in the middle of the Mediterranean sea just south of Sicily, and [...]

EAA AirVenture 2012

By | September 16th, 2012|Categories: Airshow Reports, Event Reports|

For one week every year, at the end of July, the relatively small US town of Oshkosh, Wisconsin becomes the centre of the universe for all things aviation. Temporarily home to thousands of aircraft this show is any aviator or enthusiast's dream.  Many of us have probably written 'Oshkosh' on [...]

Royal International Air Tattoo 2012

By | July 30th, 2012|Categories: Airshow Reports, Event Reports|

2012 was a time of change for the Air Tattoo; now entering it’s 41st year of operations and recently facing consistent criticism from enthusiasts. The team at Douglas Bader House pulled out all of the stops to put this year in the history books. Michael Buckle reports for AeroResource. In [...]

Florennes Airshow 2012

By | June 28th, 2012|Categories: Airshow Reports, Event Reports|

In 1942, a Messerschmitt Me.110 marked the first aircraft landing at the Luftwaffe base of Florennes. 70 years on, 2 Wing of the Belgian Air Component celebrated the base's history by hosting the Annual Belgian International Airshow at their home airbase of Florennes on 23-24 June 2012. Harry Forman and [...]

Flying Legends 2012

By | June 28th, 2012|Categories: Airshow Reports, Event Reports|

After Flying Legends 2011 ended on a distinctively low note, with the loss of P-51D Big Beautiful Doll, the enthusiast community had many questions about whether the format of the next Legends show would be the same or would see changes. AeroResource’s Ben Montgomery went along to see. Without beating [...]

RAF Cosford Air Show 2012

By | June 10th, 2012|Categories: Airshow Reports, Event Reports|

For a third year running, the RAF Cosford airshow suffered slightly from the weather, but with an impressive participation list, the showground was busy as usual. Ben Montgomery reports for AeroResource. The 2011 show at RAF Cosford was one of the wettest in recent years, with many display items cancelled [...]

Abingdon Air and Country Show 2012

By | May 17th, 2012|Categories: Airshow Reports, Event Reports|

The beginning of May traditionally sees the start of the years airshow season.  Adam Duffield takes a look at the Abingdon Air & Country Show for AeroResource as it starts the 2012 season. The Abingdon Air & Country Show is now in its twelfth year of running and has become [...]

MCAS Cherry Point Airshow 2012

By | May 15th, 2012|Categories: Airshow Reports, Event Reports|

Marine Corps Air Station Cherry Point this year celebrates 100 years of Marine Corps’ Aviation and 70 years of Cherry Point Air Station. Is there a better reason to visit the biennial air show? Jason Grant and Mark Forest made the trip to find out for AeroResource. The Air Station [...]

Tuscaloosa Air Show

By | April 15th, 2012|Categories: Airshow Reports, Event Reports|

Held bienially, the Tuscaloosa Airshow is hosted by the cities of Tuscaloosa and Northport, at the Tuscaloosa Municipal Airport, Alabama. AeroResource's Ben Montgomery detoured past to catch the latter half of the events.... The theme of the 2012 show (held in partnership with David Shultz Airshows LLC) was "Honouring Our [...]

RAF Leuchars Airshow 2011

By | September 29th, 2011|Categories: Airshow Reports, Event Reports|

The 2010 edition of the RAF Leuchars Battle of Britian at home day that also featured the Tornado F3's farewell celebrations was an excellent line-up, blessed with lovely weather it was always going to be a hard show to beat. Unfortunately, this year did indeed struggle to even come close [...]

Duxford September 2011

By | September 28th, 2011|Categories: Airshow Reports, Event Reports|

After what seems to have been the usual British summer of rain and cloud, Duxford's September Airshow managed to bring in the sunshine, the crowds and most importantly the flying! AeroResource's Ben Montgomery was present on a scorching Saturday.... Duxford's September show usually has a rather good line up, including [...]

Royal International Air Tattoo 2011

By | July 28th, 2011|Categories: Airshow Reports, Event Reports|

2011 marked the 40th Anniversary of the world famous Royal International Air Tattoo, over the last 40 years the show has made history, and inspired thousands, Michael Buckle was present at the celebratory event. In 1971 in aid of the Royal Air Forces Association, North Weald hosted the first Air [...]

Duxford Flying Legends 2011

By | July 24th, 2011|Categories: Airshow Reports, Event Reports|

The Flying Legends Airshow is fairly unique in the UK aviation calendar.  Nowhere in the country attracts such a large and diverse range of historic warbirds.  Steve Smith and Mark Graham were there for AeroResource... It is one of the most eagerly awaited airshows of the season and this years [...]

Centennial of Naval Aviation

By | February 27th, 2011|Categories: Airshow Reports, Event Reports|

Naval Air Station North Island holds the enviable position of being the birthplace of naval aviation. Situated in San Diego Bay, 100 years of heroes and history trace their beginnings to this very place. In February 2011 a celebratory event was held, Jason Grant and Mark Forest produce a photo-report [...]