Hoedspruit 2007Back to Country
Date: 7 July 2007
Flightlines/flying: 4004 A109 19sq 405, 406 C-130BZ 28sq 3011 Ce208A 41sq 7111 Harvard MkIIA Swartkop Mus. HF 2002, 2003, 2013 PC-7 Mk II CFS 2036, 2055 PC-7 Mk II CFS 1223 TP-1 Oryx 19sq 277 Vampire T55-2 Swartkop Mus. HF ZU-DMD Mirage 3BZ ex 817 ZU-DME Mirage 3CZ ex 800 ZU-IMP MB326M ex 479 ZU-TEE 233150 L-39 ex 37 yl/UkraineAF Z .-... Mirage F1AZ ex 233 Flying only: 377 Cheetah C 2sq 259, 261, 268 Hawk Mk120 85 CFS This was a perfectly organised air show with beautiful weather, temperatures around 25 degrees Celsius and some great aircraft. Rather unique was the formation of the Mirages 3BC, 3CB and F1AZ. The Mirage F1 also brought a bit of joy by creating a sonic boom (at 10 km altitude) earlier that day and by displaying with full afterburner at dawn.