As happend in 2008 and 2009, Circus Maximus (Circo Massimo) in Rome will host an exhibition with equipment belonging to the Aeronautica Militare (Italian Air Force), Marina Militare (Italian Navy) and Guardia Costiera (Coast Guard), Esercito Italiano (Italian Army), Guardia di Finanza (Custom Police) and Carabinieri (Military Police) as part of the celebrations for the traditional Italian Armed Forces Day (Nov. 4th). On Oct. 28, the first helicopters landed in the Circus Maximus and Giovanni Maduli was there to take the following pictures of the arrivals.
Italian Armed Forces Day arrivals
(Presumed) Italian Predators spotted above Rome during G8 and…..an Australian picture
The following image doesn’t depict an actual postcard I bought in Australia. I took the picture at Bondi and “photoshopped” it to create a sort of postcard, just because it reminded me one of the […]
AC-27J Gunship Lite
In a previous post (75.000 flight hours for the ItAF C-130J and first C-27J delivered to the US Army) I explained that two C-27J of the 98° Gruppo of the 46^ Brigata Aerea of the […]
The Italian Air Force has rolled out a Tornado in brand new, awesome special livery
An eye-catching special colored Tornado IDS for the 60th anniversary of 311° Gruppo. On Oct. 27, the Italian Air Force officially rolled out a Tornado IDS in a special livery at Pratica di Mare airbase, […]
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Great shots as usual ! The new “NEMO” – Italian’s Coast Guard AW-139 “11-01” – comes directly from Luni Sarzana homebase and it has just been overhauled after the first 100+ flight hours.
Ciao Gianni, Ciao David !
Great, I hope you have more pics on this Italian Armed Forces day at the Circus Maximus..