Avalon Air Show 2013

Australias premiere air show – Avalon

Aces Flying High

The Avalon Air Show is a bi-annual event held at Avalon Airport in Victoria, Australia. I have been to all 11 of these shows to date (1992, 1995, 1997, 1999, 2001, 2003, 2005, 2007, 2009, 2011 and 2013) and as it is the only major international air event in Australia it always draws big crowds and some spectacular aerial displays. This years show was dominated by the presence of the USAF Lockheed Martin F-22 Raptor demo team, the RAAF Boeing F/A-18F Super Hornets (“Rhino“) and an incredible variety of aerobatic performances!

Classic jet fighters and warbirds were not forgotten in the air displays. Many of the former fighters of the RAAF flew throughout the day.

Matt Hall, “Australia’s own Top Gun” performed an impressive aerobatic display. He is a former fighter pilot and Red Bull racer. He has flown over…

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2 Comments Add yours

  1. Doug says:

    Excellent Collection of photos. Great work Dean!

    1. Deano says:

      Thanks Doug. It was a great day!

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