The Regional Military Headquarters (RM HQ) Ostrava will once again have the presentation at NATO Days in Ostrava & Czech Air Force Days, this time aimed on both adults and children. The active reserves’ members of RM HQ will offer the exposition of the equipment and uniforms, as well as photo and video gallery, or the opportunity to try the shooting from submachine gun.
This year’s NATO Days in Ostrava & Czech Air Force Days are literally stuffed by dynamic displays, what on the other hand increase the possibility of calling-off the participations. The unpleasant news arrived from Turkey and its F-16 Demo Team Soloturk. Notwithstanding, the visitors still may look forward to the record programme.
The Prague Castle Guard will present its activities for the 5th time in a row at NATO Days in Ostrava & Czech Air Force Days. Its motorcycle unit will again perform the escort of the top state officials, further it will present its equipment and uniforms.
NATO Days in Ostrava & Czech Air Force Days are traditionally held at Leoš Janáček Ostrava Airport, the aviation gateway to the largest city in Moravian-Silesian Region. The airport, city of Ostrava and the Moravian-Silesian Region participate at the organization of the event at the long-term basis already.
The Emergency service belongs among the inherent components of NATO Days in Ostrava & Czech Air Force Days. It includes also the Moravian-Silesian Rescue Service, which will not only present its daily work, but will also ensure the medical assistance directly at the event’s venue.
The Polish Air Force will show off various aircrafts at this year’s anniversary NATO Days in Ostrava & Czech Air Force Days. The tactical air force will be represented by F-16, whereas the helicopters squadron will demonstrate Sw-4 Puszczyk (Tawny Owl) and W-3 Sokół (Falcon) of the Polish origin. Further, the displays will include C-295M and An-28TD transport planes.
For the first time ever, Eurofighter Typhoon with four different national markings will fly above this year’s NATO Days in Ostrava & Czech Air Force Days. The United Kingdom has confirmed the participation of its Typhoon Display Team, which will join the dynamic displays of Spain, Italy and Austria.
For occasion of the fifteenth anniversary of the show we decided, in cooperation with Dolní Vítkovice and Radio Čas, to renew tradition of favoured Action Afternoon in Ostrava that used to serve as a limited preview of the show. The event is taking place on Wednesday, 14th September from 15 until 18 p.m. in Dolní Vítkovice. Visitors can expect exposition of the selection of military equipment in advance of the Weekend Show at Leoš Janáček Ostrava Airport. Moreover, visitors can win an extraordinary ride in TITUS vehicle mounted on a TATRA 6x6 chassis.
This year’s NATO Days in Ostrava & Czech Air Force Days won’t be an exception for the Ostrava Municipal Police’s presentation. The officers will take up the visitors with the whole spectre of their daily work: from service animals’ training to safe weapon handling. Ostrava Municipal Police will be also awarded the ribbon of the Czech Euro-Atlantic Council.
The tide of exclusive premieres at 15th anniversary of the NATO Days in Ostrava & Czech Air Force Days continues. French Air Force’s Rafale Solo Display team confirmed its participation with the most modern French-made multipurpose fighter aircraft. France also became already the 20th country to present its equipment at the event, matching the record number of foreign participants from 2012.