17 March 2015 Tuesday
170315 (Tue) Trade Day One
I missed the opening ceremony of the 2015 Langkawi International Maritime and Aerospace Exhibition (LIMA) as I was caught in the massive traffic jam leading to the Mahsuri International Exhibition Centre.
I was only able to watch the RMAF aircrafts pass by over me inside the taxi.
Minister of Defence Dr Ng Eng Hen visited the RSAF Black Knights who were performing their second overseas aerobatic display at the 2015 LIMA Malaysia.
]1[ Singapore Minister of Defence Dr Ng Eng Hen and CDF LG Ng Chee Meng having a photo ops with the RSAF Black Knights crew.
]2[ RSAF Black Knight crew at the 2015 LIMA, Malaysia.
]3[ First showcase of the RMAF A400M Atlas.
]4[ UAEAF Al Fursan Aerobatic Team, pilots marching towards their Aermacchi MB-339NAT aircrafts.
]5[ Former Malaysian Prime Minister Dr Mahathir visiting the 2015 LIMA.
]6[ RMAF SU30MKM solo aerobatic display.
]7[ PLAAF August 1st Aerobatic Team China, Chengdu J10.
]8[ A PLAAF aircraft technician putting the drag chute into the J10.
]9[ PLAAF August 1st Aerobatic Team China, pilots marching towards their respective J10 aircrafts.
]10[ PLAAF August 1st Aerobatic Team China, Pilot Yu Xu, one of the four female aerobatic fighter pilots.
]11[ PLAAF August 1st Aerobatic Team China, pilots getting ready.
]12[ UAEAF Al Fursan Aerobatic Team, aerobatic display.
]13[ UAEAF Al Fursan Aerobatic Team, Aermacchi MB-339NAT landing.
]14[ PLAAF August 1st Aerobatic Team China, J10SY twin seater.
]15[ PLAAF August 1st Aerobatic Team China, aerobatic display.
]16[ PLAAF August 1st Aerobatic Team China, deployment of the drag chute.
]17[ RSAF Black Knights F16C, aerobatic display.
180315 (Wed) Trade Day Two
]19[ A restaurant at Pantai Cenang remembering the missing MAS flight MH370 and MH17.
]20[ Malaysian Army Aviation Nuri in desert digital camouflage, M23-01.
]21[ Malaysian Army Aviation AW109LOH fitted with a Dillon Aero minigun.
]22[ RSAF Black Knights ground crew going over the runway for FOD.
]23[ USAF B52 Stratofortress making a 10 hours journey from Guam to Langkawi, Malaysia.
]24[ PLAAF J10 Aerobatic Team China, did not perform today.
]25[ Watching the RSAF Black Knights F16C prepare for the aerobatic display.
]26[ RSAF Black Knights ground crew pre flight checks routine.
]27[ RSAF Black Knights F16C taking off for the aerobatic display.
]28[ RSAF Black Knights F16C aerobatic display.
]30[ Three RSAF F16C and RMAF SU30MKM side by side.
130315 (Thu) Trade Day Three
]31[ PLAAF and USAF officers having a conversation.
]32[ PACAF demonstration team pilot Captain Austin Brown getting ready for the F16 solo flight.
]33[ PLAAF J10 pilots marching towards their aircrafts.
]34[ PLAAF J10 in ready position for the aerobatic display.
]35[ Malaysia Airports Holdings Berhad (MAHB), Rosenbauer Panther 6×6 Aircraft Rescue Fire Fighting (ARFF) vehicles on standby.
]37[ PACAF demonstration team pilot Captain Austin Brown smiling for the camera.
]38[ Malaysian way of plastic packet drink, one string knot at one side, bandung drink.
200315 (Fri) Public Day One
]39[ Official handing over ceremony of RMAF Nuri S61 to the Malaysian Army Aviation.
]40[ Official handing over ceremony of RMAF Nuri S61 to the Malaysian Army Aviation.
]41[ Minister of Defence DS Hishammudin and RMAF Chief of Air Force General Dato’ Sri Hj Roslan touring the aircraft display.
]42[ RSAF Black Knights ground crew ladies.
]43[ MD Helicopters MD 530G pilot.
]44[ UAEAF Al Fursan Aerobatic Team UAE, aerobatic display.
]45[ RMAF C130 parking at the Langkawi airport, bringing in MINDEF personnel from Kuala Lumpur.
]46[ RSAF Black Knights F16C, parked at the Langkawi Airport.
]47[ Front view of the RMAF A400M.
]48[ RMAF SU30MKM returning after the solo aerobatic display.
]49[ RTAF Gripen.
]50[ Langkawi chicken rice served on a big metal plate with cucumber, shredded cabbage, tomato, chilli sauce, soya sauce, soup and fried chicken breast. Ginger tea.
More photos in Flickristan.