Fifty years is a major milestone for anyone to reach. This year, Melbourne airport, will reach that milestone on July 1st 2020. Known locally as Tullamarine Airport, it is the main domestic and international airport servicing the state of Victoria. Melbourne airport is located some 23 kilometres North West of[…]
After the ADEX show in Seoul last year (see that article HERE), the following weekend saw another show in Sacheon, a city in the south-west region of South Korea. The show was held at the military base at Sacheon which is one the ROKAF’s main training bases, housing the 3rd[…]
On Her Majesty’s Service, Royal Air Force Airbus A400M Atlas C.1 at the RAAF Edinburgh 2019 Airshow.
A welcome visitor to the recent Royal Australian Air Force Airshow held at RAAF Base Edinburgh, was the inclusion of an Royal Air Force, Airbus A400M Atlas C.1 for static display. Arriving on the Friday before the show from RAAF Pearce, the aircraft was a welcome International visitor to the[…]
As some may have seen on our facebook page, I recently had the amazing opportunity to cover the Paul Bennet Airshows team’s appearances during the South Korean part of their latest overseas tour. The first show was the 2019 Aerospace & Defence Exhibition (ADEX) at Seongnam airbase in Seoul. This[…]
“Its illegal to drive solo at this age, but flying a plane is ok” – Paul Andronicou reminiscing about his first solo flight at age 17.
Aviation Spotters Online was recently afforded the privilege to be present onboard a recent media flight that took place at Royal Australian Air Force Base Edinburgh, South Australia, situated some 25km north of the city of Adelaide, Thursday the 26th September 2019. The media flight was organised by the Royal[…]
The Royal Australian Air Force’s 2 Operational Conversion Unit (2OCU) put on an event for the unit’s family and friends on Friday 27th of September and, as part of this, they also put up a formation and solo handling display of their F/A-18A&B Classic Hornets. As 2OCU nears the end[…]
The inaugural Tocumwal Airshow took to the skies for the first time on Saturday the 14th September, with a massive line-up of historical & performance aircraft taking part in the event. With the event kicking off at 11am, the four hours of aerial action included historic aircraft, warbirds, bi-planes, jets and aerobatics.[…]
It is an exciting time the lead up to any airshow. Especially an International one where the manufacturers line up to display their latest in aviation technology. Airlines and defence forces bring their latest and greatest to wow the crowds. This years Australian International Airshow was of course no exception.[…]
The 2019 Australian International Airshow and Aerospace & Defence Exposition held at Avalon Airport near Geelong in Victoria, is the 14th time the show has been held since its inception back in October 1992. This biennial show is one of the Asia-Pacific regions most prestigious and the largest of[…]