Malta Int'l Airshow 2017

The Malta International Airshow, organised by the Malta Aviation Society, was held this year on the weekend of 23rd and 24th September 2017.  Held annually, since the first edition in September 1993, the year's event marked the 25th edition of the airshow, one of the largest outdoors events in Malta.

  • static display: at Malta International Airport, Apron-4 (Saturday only)* 
  • flying display: over the sea off Smart City, Kalkara (both days)

Foreign Participants:

Canada 
 - Royal Canadian Air Force
   - CF-188 Hornet '188783'

France 
 - Armee de l'Air (French Air Force)
   - Alpha Jet E (x2) 'E42/705-TA' & 'E26/705-ND'
 - Marine Nationale (French Naval Aviation)
   - Falcon 50M '78'

Germany 
 Deutsch Marineflieger (German Naval Aviation)
   - P-3C Orion '6006'
   - Dornier 228 '5704'

Greece 
 - Elliniki Polemiki Aeroporia (Hellenic Air Force)
   - T-6A Texan II '042'

Italy 
 - Guardia di Finanza Italiana (Italian Financial Guard)
   - AW-139 'MM81750/GF-402'

Poland 
 - Polskie Sily Powietrzne (Polish Air Force)
   - C-295M '025'
   - F-16D Fighting Falcon '4081'
 - Polska Marynarka Wojenna (Polish Navy)
   - M-28B Bryza '1117'

Switzerland
 - Schweizer Luftwaffe (Swiss Air Force)
   - PC-7 (x10) ...PC-7 Display Team 
       'A-931, A-926', A-915, A-940, A-912, A-916, A-925, A-924' 
       'A-929, A-933'

Saudi Arabia
 - Al-Quwat Al-Jawwiyyah Al-Malakiyyah As-Sudiyyah (Royal Saudi AF)
   - Hawk Mk.65 (x8) ...Saudi Hawks Display Team
       '8817, 8807, 8808, 8806, 8811, 8821, 8819, 8820'
   - C-130H Hercules '472'

Turkey
 - Turk Hava Kuvvetleri (Turkish Air Force)
   - NF-5A/B Freedom Fighter (x8) ...Turkish Stars Display Team
       '71-3052/2, 71-4021/1, 71-3046/7, 71-3048/5, 70-3004/3'
       '71-3072/6, 70-3032/4, 70-3023/7'

Ukraine
 - Povitryani Syly Ukrayiny (Ukrainian Air Force)
   - AN-30 '86'

United Kingdom
 - Royal Air Force
   - Tornado GR.4 (x2) 'ZA370/004' & ZG779/136'
   - Hawk T.1 (x2) 'XX332/CD' & 'XX230/CM'
   - Hawk T.2 'ZK022/M'

United States of America
 - United States Air Force
   - KC-135R Stratotanker '61-0288/D'
 - United States Navy
   - MH-60S Seahawk '168573/BR-34'
   - P-8A Poseidon '168428/LF' ...flying on Saturday only

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* Sunday's was cancelled due to bad weather