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Avalon Airshow 2019 , The Australian International Airshow and Aerospace & Defence Exposition-Civil displays

There is now only 10 days left until the Australian International Airshow 2019 at Avalon opens to the public. Check your calendar now to make sure your there when this great show takes off on Friday March 1st, 2019.

The 2019 Australian International Airshow will also showcase a significant number of aircraft and types flown on the civilian registers.  Each year the airshow brings in International displays who wow the crowd with their aerobatic, aircraft performance and a look at where aviation has come from.  The Airshow for 2019 will be no different. Some of the displays and type that will be seen are as follows:

The Program

1st March – 3rd March Australian International Airshow (public access starts at 2pm on Friday) 

**Hot Tip** Whilst the flying displays don’t start until 2pm on the Friday, if your a Gold Pass holder on the Friday you can get in to the airshow from 9am Friday. This is a great opportunity to get around the large number of aircraft on static display before the crowds build.

Take a look at the bottom of this story for links to the program details.

Paul Bennet Airshows and the Skyteam will be showcasing their amazing piloting skills from Glenn Graham, Glenn Collins and Ben Lappin alongside their performances from their aircraft which include:

Wolf Pitts Pro

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Wolf Pitts Pro
Wolf Pitts Pro

Wolf Pits S1-11X

Wolf Pits S1-11X

Pits S-1E

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Pits S-1E
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Pits S-1E

The Temora Aviation Museum at Temora in New South Wales will be bringing and displaying the following:

CAC CA-13 Boomerang

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CAC CA-13 Boomerang
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CAC CA-13 Boomerang

Cessna A37 Dragonfly

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Cessna A37 Dragonfly
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Cessna A37 Dragonfly


Lockheed Hudson

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Lockheed Hudson
Lockheed Hudson

Supermarine Spitfire XVI

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Supermarine Spitfire XVI

Jeff Trappett former RAAF Squadron leader based at Latrobe in Victoria will display his Douglas C-47 Dakota painted as a USAF AC-47 Gunship.

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Douglas C-47 Dakota
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Douglas C-47 Dakota


Extra 330C Paul Andronicou

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Extra 330C
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Extra 330C

Nanchang CJ-6A/Yak-52 – Russian Roolettes

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Nanchang CJ-6A/Yak-52
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Nanchang CJ-6A/Yak-52

SIAI-MARCHETTI S-211 Jetworks Display Team

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Curtiss P-40N Kittyhawk – Alan Arthur

Curtiss P-40N Kittyhawk
Curtiss P-40N Kittyhawk

Lockheed 12A Electra Doug Hamilton

Lockheed 12A Electra
Lockheed 12A Electra

Sopwith Snipe, Sopwith Pup and RE.8

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Sopwith Snipe, Sopwith Pup

Other types on display around the airport will include:

  • A CA-25 Winjeel
  • AAT Tercel Gyroplane
  • Aeronca Champ
  • Aeropilot Legend LSA
  • Aerospatiale AS365 Dauphin
  • AESL Airtourer Super 150
  • Airborne M4 Sport Microlight
  • Airtourer
  • Airtourer AT100
  • Albatros
  • Alpi Pioneer 200
  • Alpi Pioneer 300
  • Alpi Pioneer 300 Hawk
  • Arion Lightning
  • Auster J1B
  • Auster J1N
  • Auster J5G
  • Auster MKV TW371
  • Autogyro de Cavalon
  • Autogyro de MTO Sport
  • Avid Flyer
  • Beech T-34 Mentor
  • Beechcraft 19A
  • Beechcraft A36 Bonanza
  • Bell 47 Helicopter
  • Birddog
  • Bristell LSA
  • Bristell S
  • Bristell S-LSA
  • Brumby
  • Bush Caddy
  • Bushby Mustang II
  • Cessna 120
  • Cessna 140
  • Cessna 172
  • Cessna 172N
  • Cessna 180A
  • Cessna 182
  • Cessna 182Q
  • Cessna 185
  • Cessna 185F
  • Cessna 190
  • Cessna 195
  • Cessna 195A
  • Chipmunk
  • Cirrus SR20
  • Cirrus SR20A-G2
  • Cirrus SR22
  • Corby Kestrel
  • Corby Starlet CJ-1
  • DH.94 Moth Minor
  • Diamond HK-36 TC100 Motorglider
  • DTA J-Ro Tandem
  • Edge 540
  • ELA 07S
  • ELA 09 Drover
  • ELA10 Eclipse
  • Eurocopter AS365 Dauphin
  • Europa XS
  • Flight Design CTLS
  • Fly Synthesis Texan 550
  • Foxbat Vixeen
  • Fresh Breeze Xcitor
  • Gazelle
  • Glasair III Super Turbo
  • Grob G109B
  • Grumman Tiger AA58
  • Hang Glider
  • Hornet
  • ICP Savannah S
  • Jabiru J200
  • Jabiru J230-B
  • Jabiru SP
  • Jabiru ULT
  • Kiowa helicopter
  • LA 4-200 Buccaneer
  • Lancair 360
  • Lancair IV
  • M912 Sport Copter
  • Magni M-16 Tandem
  • Magni M-24 Orion VIP
  • Mooney M20J
  • Mooney M20R
  • Morgon Aeroworks Cougar MK1
  • Mustang Titan
  • Nanchang
  • Paraglider
  • Percival Jet Provost
  • Percival Proctor
  • Piper Arrow IV
  • Piper Cherokee 6 PA32
  • Piper Colt
  • Piper PA 15 Vagabond
  • Pipistrel Alpha Trainer
  • Pits S1T
  • Powered Parachute
  • Powered Paraglider
  • Rutan Varieze
  • RV-10
  • RV-4
  • RV6
  • RV-6A
  • RV-7
  • RV7A
  • RV9A
  • Safari Helicopter
  • Schweizer 269C-1
  • Searey – Southern Sun
  • Searey LSX
  • Skyranger Swift
  • Sling 2
  • Sling 4
  • Sonex
  • Sonex Taildragger
  • Sportcopter Vortex
  • Stearman
  • Steen Skybolt
  • Super Cub
  • Super Petrel LS
  • TAG Aviation Titanium Explorer
  • Tecnam P2008
  • Tecnam P92
  • Tecnam P92 Echo Super
  • Tecnam P92 TD
  • Thruster T300
  • TL Ultralight Co TL-3000
  • Trike
  • Vans RV-10
  • Vans RV-7
  • Weightshift Microlight
  • Wittman Tailwind W10
  • Zenair STOL CH 750
  • Zenith 601

More Information and links to resources and tickets.

As Australia’s premier Airshow its an event not to be missed. For more information here are a few handy links:

The Public display programs can be found HERE

Tickets for the airshow are able to be purchased now. Please follow this link 

And if your want more on the Australian International Airshow take a look at some of ASO’s articles from previous years HERE

See you at the show!

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