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Published on 31st May 2010 by qalimar, 1879 views
Between 29.05-30.05.2010 the 4th National Aviation Days took place in Piestany.
The Air Show was dedicated to the most successful Slovak fighter pilot in the service of RAF, Otto Smik, and was mark the 65th anniversary of the end of WWII and the 130th anniversary of Gen. M.R. Štefánik’s birthday.
Besides displaying the equipment fielded with the Slovak Armed Forces and demonstrations of Slovak military personnel, the programme was feature demonstrations by police and rescue services operating under the Interior Ministry, as well as those by civil aviation agencies, with foreign participation. Among the invited performers were Su-35, Eurofighter Typhoon, Gripen, Tornado, E-3 Sentry (AWACS), F-16, Mirage 2000, Jak-3U, Polikarpov Po-2, Lisunov Li-2, Tatra T-101.2, Orlik aerobatic team, Flying Bulls Aerobatic Team and others.