Show reports

Royal International Air Tattoo 2006

By Gostar den Daas | July 2006
Annual airshow at RAF Fairford.

The annual Royal International Air Tattoo (RIAT) is one of the biggest military air shows in the world held at RAF Fairford. We were present on Saturday July 15. Highlights this year were the first apperance of the MiG-29M OVT, trust vectoring variant, and the V-22 Osprey tilt-rotor of the US Marine Corps.

Static

The day started out cloudy, but this changed very quickly to a beautiful sunny day.


1114, M-28

0010 / ABN, Cessna F406

2409, An-26

XV254 / 54, Nimrod

XV254 / 54, Nimrod

61+12, Br.1150

16, Br.1150

84-0191, KC-10

91-0334 / LN, F-15

XX188 / CF, Hawk

XX205, Hawk

9241, JAS39

46+49, Tornado

45+20, Tornado

L-10, PC-7

J-642, F-16

G-BVGH, Hunter

603 / 3-IM, Mirage 2000

J-5003, F/A-18

J-061, F-16

L9-68 / 68, PC-9

ZJ922 / QO-C, Typhoon

ZJ648, Alpha Jet

XX752 / EK, Jaguar

160867, A-7

158825, A-7

68-0374, F-4

68-0374, F-4

68-0342, F-4

165352 / NY, KC-130

346, C-130

2465, C-130

A20-261, B707

64144, L-382

64144, L-382

64144, L-382

64144, L-382

64144, L-382

XV307, Hercules

03-3123, C-17

70-1274 / RS, C-130

71-1404 / RA, CT-43

84-00163, C-12

97-00105, UC-35

XS596, Andover

XS739 / F, Dominie

166480 / MV-23, MV-22

166480 / MV-23, MV-22

166480 / MV-23, MV-22

166480 / MV-23, MV-22

166480 / MV-23, MV-22

166480 / MV-23, MV-22

86-0103 / DY, B-1

60-0011 / LA, B-52

60-0011 / LA, B-52

U-05, Fokker 50

D-101, CH-47

M-509, EH101

ZH860 / 269, Merlin

N974VV, KDC-10

N974VV, KDC-10

M44-03, CN-235

M44-03, CN-235

EC-296, C-295

L4-01 / 01, L-410

ZH101 / 01, Sentry

L9-68 / 68, PC-9

XH134, Canberra

On the next page, we continue with the airshow, including the MiG-29M OVT and flying demo's of the B-1B, B-52H and MV-22 Osprey.

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