AIRPOWER 2016..... 120ish photos!

AIRPOWER 2016..... 120ish photos!

Postby RichPittman on Tue 06 Sep 2016, 2:18 pm

AIRPOWER16.... Austria‘s airshow took place at Hinterstoisser Air Base in Zeltweg (Styria) on September 2 and 3.
My main aim was the Helicopters from the home Country but in the end I was amazed by the whole event.
The 5 spotting package was something else with 14 different spots to choose from :rock:

Polish Migs arriving on Wednesday Morning
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SAR Alouettes on stand by
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Cyber Tiger arriving for static
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Slovak MI 17 Hip departing Sunday Morning
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One of several times to see the home team Saab 105s
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Czech Mi24 display
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Poland Mig29 display practice on Wednesday
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Spanish F-18 display practice on Wednesday
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Home team Typhoon
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Poland Team Orlik
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Norway Falcon 20 arriving for static
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Culdrose Merlin in the static, the Guys that flew it down enjoyed there Week away :grin:
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Frecce solo in the tight turn
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Opening sequence for the show!
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Arriving for static
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Leaving for home
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Friday show
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Czech MI24 practice on Thursday
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Dutch Chinook in the static, taken Sunday Morning
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Postby RichPittman on Tue 06 Sep 2016, 2:28 pm

German Nh90 leaving Sunday Afternoon from the taxi way, thanks chaps
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French Rafale Friday show
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The highlight for some
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Polish support Wednesday
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Austrian Pc6 one of 5 to arrive in formation taxies onto the grass after arriving
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Saab departing to photograph some arriving aircraft
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one of two Austrian Typhoons taxi out to take off to simulate a practice intercept with a Austrian c130
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Nato Awacs arriving for static
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Spanish support Sunday Afternoon
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Swiss Pc7 display
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Re: AIRPOWER 2016

Postby RichPittman on Tue 06 Sep 2016, 2:39 pm

SAR standy from Aigen I'm Enstall
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Czech Gripen arrives
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Slovak departing for home
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Airpower Helicopter Demo
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Spotters place 12 under the display line
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Draken back at Zeltweg
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Air Power demo
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Belgian F16 before it broke
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Tight fit!
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Arriving for the show
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TBC
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Postby RichPittman on Tue 06 Sep 2016, 2:49 pm

Taxi in after early Morning display
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Frecce
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Austrian Air Power demo
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Viggen!
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Swiss Tiger Hunter arriving for mini taiger meet
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Czech Gripen taxis back
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Airpower Demo
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Frecce
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Swiss Tiger F5 supporting the Austrian Inventory flypast
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C27 dispay
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Postby RichPittman on Tue 06 Sep 2016, 2:57 pm

Team Orlik
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Austrian C130 for static
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Last thing on Saturday SAR Blackhawk landing
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Odd looking nice visitor
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HIP departs
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in the static
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Luftwaffe arrive
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Swiss Support
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German Tornado arriving
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Austrian Airpower demo
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Postby RichPittman on Tue 06 Sep 2016, 3:02 pm

SAR Standby
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Belgian support
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At rest
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Burner!
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Spanish arriving
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Austrian PC7 special
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Taxi in
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Spanish depart from home
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C27 display
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Swiss F5
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TBC
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Postby RichPittman on Tue 06 Sep 2016, 3:09 pm

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Airpower Demo
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Static
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Still Burning!
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Take off
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Rafale take off
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Far side
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Tiger Hornet arriving
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Rafale arriving
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Burner?
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Neuberg Ground crew welcome there Typhoon
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Hungarian AN26 support leaving
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Phoon V Balloon
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Postby RichPittman on Tue 06 Sep 2016, 3:14 pm

More Airpower demo
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Flying Lawnmowers
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Swiss PC7
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Returning after the Austrian inventory flypast on Friday
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New special paint
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Hungarian Gripen
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:oops:
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Arriving for static
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Re: AIRPOWER 2016..... 120 photos!

Postby Red Dragon on Tue 06 Sep 2016, 3:20 pm

:clap: The Helicopter photos really are wonderful, The shows organisation seem to have gone out of their way to ensure that the lighting does seem to be behind you at all times! :smile:
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Postby RichPittman on Tue 06 Sep 2016, 3:25 pm

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Czech support
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Good support from the Army
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Head on!
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Airpower Demo
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MI24
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Germans leaving
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MI24
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Draken launch
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Old Helicopter, old and Friendly crew :yahoo:
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Through the Mist!
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Low Level
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Another of the special
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S70 departs after dropping troops
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Touch Down!
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Up close!
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PC6 Water drop
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Too finish, the Austrian Parachutist bringing the flag home
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Relax!
Nice to meet some old and new faces in Zeltweg :rock:
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Re: AIRPOWER 2016..... 120ish photos!

Postby ChrisShaw on Tue 06 Sep 2016, 5:27 pm

Fantastic set Rich with some nice creativity and top notch quality. :clap:
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Postby umea4 on Tue 06 Sep 2016, 6:08 pm

Phenomenal! An amazing tour de force :rock:

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Re: AIRPOWER 2016..... 120ish photos!

Postby Maisie on Tue 06 Sep 2016, 7:12 pm

Looks like a great show to go to, was looking into this recently for the next one! Thanks for posting.
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Re: AIRPOWER 2016..... 120ish photos!

Postby BigClick67 on Tue 06 Sep 2016, 7:29 pm

What a fantastic set of shots! :clap: well done :up:
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Postby exdraken on Tue 06 Sep 2016, 8:37 pm

wow!
thanks for your superb shots!
was there on Friday, what a fantastic show!

next time maybe I qualify myself as well for the Spotter package.... seems worth it!
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Re: AIRPOWER 2016..... 120ish photos!

Postby Tommy on Sat 10 Sep 2016, 9:18 pm

Missed this before, but an absolutely impeccable thread, Rich. Well done, mate. Hope you enjoyed yourself out there - I absolutely regret not going to this show!

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Postby Blackbird on Sun 11 Sep 2016, 7:09 am

A great set :clap: :clap: from what looks to have been a really good show.

Andy :smile:
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Re: AIRPOWER 2016..... 120ish photos!

Postby keithholden on Sun 11 Sep 2016, 9:02 am

Thoroughly enjoyed these. Thanks for posting :clap:
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Re: AIRPOWER 2016..... 120ish photos!

Postby RedEagle on Mon 12 Sep 2016, 6:43 pm

Wow!
Clearly a major rival to RIAT! :clap:
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Postby capercaillie on Wed 14 Sep 2016, 9:13 am

Superb in every department - participants, venue and photography. Looked a great show this year. :clap: :clap:
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Postby st24 on Wed 14 Sep 2016, 4:41 pm

And I thought Malmen was good! Great stuff, as said an epic show that got so many things absolutely right... :clap:
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