More pictures taken at “XMannu” (X is the Roman numeral for 10th or 10°, in Italian “Decimo”, so XMannu is a short form for Decimomannu) on May 11, 2010, by Giovanni Maduli, during the Starex exercise.
The aircraft was launching for a patrol mission over Eastern Europe when it lost a wheel and was forced to perform a belly landing. As we have already reported, on Mar. 2, 2022, an F-16CM […]
After publishing the article about the preserved aircraft found at Istrana airbase by Matteo Marianeschi (http://cencio4.wordpress.com/2009/06/20/images-from-istrana-airbase-home-of-the-51%c2%b0-stormo/), I was contacted by Simone Bovi who told me he had taken some picture of another interesting collection of […]
The Italian Tornado IDS and ECR jets were among the aircraft taking part in “Iniochos 2023” exercise. We will cover this year’s iteration of the annual Hellenic Air Force “Iniochos” medium-scale exercise hosted by the […]