Abu Dhabi Airshow Marks Bahrain Air Force’s International Debut

24 January 2010 (Last Updated January 24th, 2010 18:30)

The Royal Bahrain Air Force (RBAF) will make its international debut at the Al Ain Aerobatic Show in Abu Dhabi, UAE. The RBAF will deploy two of its F16 aircraft during the four-day show, held 27-30 January 2010 at Al Ain International Airport. Abu Dhabi Tourism Authority (ADT

The Royal Bahrain Air Force (RBAF) will make its international debut at the Al Ain Aerobatic Show in Abu Dhabi, UAE.

The RBAF will deploy two of its F16 aircraft during the four-day show, held 27-30 January 2010 at Al Ain International Airport.

Abu Dhabi Tourism Authority (ADTA) head of major events division Faisal Al Sheikh said the inclusion of the RBAF would be a major highlight of the show, the largest in the event's eight-year history.

"The RBAF pilots are part of an international line up that also features some of the world's top pilots from Croatia, Hungary, Italy, South Africa, Spain, Switzerland, Turkey, the UK and the US," he said.

Organised by ADTA and the UAE Air Force, the Al Ain Aerobatic Show is hosted by the Abu Dhabi Airports Company.