[WATCH] 25th edition of the Malta International Airshow

Audiences were treated to displays of air forces from 11 countries during the event
 

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James Bianchi / Denise Grech
24 September 2017, 5:23pm
Last updated on 24 September 2017, 6:01pm
No less than 11 countries participated this weekend, making this the largest Malta International Airshow to take place since the first event in 1993 [Photo: James Bianchi/ MediaToday]
No less than 11 countries participated this weekend, making this the largest Malta International Airshow to take place since the first event in 1993 [Photo: James Bianchi/ MediaToday]
25th edition of the Malta International Airshow
The Malta International Airshow celebrated its 25th anniversary in style this weekend, as Air Forces from various countries, including Canada and the US, flew in to celebrate the event.

Eleven countries, as well as, the North Atlantic Treaty Organisation (NATO) participated in the show, boasting the longest list of participating countries the International Airshow ever had.

The gates at Ħal Farruġ Airport opened at 9.30 am yesterday, where the audience was treated to a show by the Saudi Hawks, the Royal Saudi Air Force Acrobatic Team.

The event will continue taking place over the weekend

Turkish Air Force
Turkish Air Force
Saudi Air force team
Saudi Air force team
Held annually in September, the Malta International Airport attracts large crowds with its impressive displays of Air Forces from around the world [Photo: James Bianchi/ MediaToday]
Held annually in September, the Malta International Airport attracts large crowds with its impressive displays of Air Forces from around the world [Photo: James Bianchi/ MediaToday]
Swiss Air Force
Swiss Air Force