Lappeenranta International Air Show

Published
8.5.2013 - 10:52

Lappeenranta Internationa Air Show is the biggest air show in Finland during 2013. It is held during 15.-16. of June, 2013 at Lappeenranta Airport. Finnish Defence Forces and Finnish Border Guard Aviation are strongly present at the show.

Swedish Airforce will participate with Saab JAS39 Gripen for the first time in airshow in Finland.

To celebrate the first jet aircraft of Finland and of the Finnish Air Force a pair of DeHavilland Vampires will take part in the show. Vampires are painted with the original colour scheme as they were when landing at Pori Airport 60-years ago.

Royal Jordanian Falcons, propably the best aerobatic team of their kind, will perform in the skies of Lappeenranta as well. The team will present their first aerobatic show on the first ever Scandinavian tour and therefore for the first time also in Finland at Lappeenranta Airport.

More information on the internet at http://www.lias2013.fi/