Aeromiting Batajnica. 100 Years of Military Aviation in Serbia

On September 2012, Serbian Air Force celebrated 100 years of military aviation in Serbia. A huge airshow was organised with this ocassion. The airshow was held at Batajnica – Belgrade Air Base.

Chasing shadows … with the old Antonov An-2.

Antonov An-2

I sit near the old Antonov and gaze at the heaven pinned on the firm and welcoming earth like a thief on a cross in the ancient Roman Empire: You’re sick, aren’t you?! asked a somewhat amused voice, whose face is lost in the flashing sunlight. I am! And when you think that I was […]

Azur-Frrom IAR-81, 1:32 Scale. Model Review.1:32 Scale Model Review.

IAR-81C Azur Frrom 1:32

Romania’s Aeronautical Industry answer for the need of a modern low-wing fighter was IAR-81. When it entered service it was a very modern plane that could easily stand side by side with other planes such as the Me – 109, Hawker Hurricane, P-40, etc. 450 were built in two versions, IAR-80 and IAR-81. The differences […]