Posts tagged “Vulcan

RIAT 2011 Part 4 – the afterburn.

Its been a while since my last installment from the Royal International Air Tattoo so its probably about time I wrapped things up for this year.

There were several F-16 displays this year. The Turkish Air Force made a rare appearance in their anniversary year. After, so I am told, a spectacular display in their own country they flew a somewhat toned down version at RIAT. A very welcome addition to the flying display.



RIAT 2010 – Fast jets and assorted pointy things

Exactly what the title says. Its RIAT so there are always plenty of fast jets and the like. Here is a selection of the aircraft that form the backbone of the show.

The French provided Alphajets from both their regular training squadrons and the Patrouille de France