List of aerobatic teams

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Current[edit]

The Australian Roulettes
A head-on pass performed by the Frecce Tricolori
The Red Arrows in Apollo formation (2010)
Strizhi and Russian Knights group flight on Maks (2007)
Surya Kiran of Indian Air Force
Patrouille de France producing colored smoke during an air show
"Blue Impulse" (JASDF)

Former teams[edit]

Stunt flyer flying low in a Curtiss Pusher plane, California, circa 1927
Martin B-57B-MA Serial 52-1560 of the 71st Light Bomber Squadron - 1957. This aircraft was also one of the "Black Knights" aerial acrobatic team. After its withdrawal from France in 1958, this aircraft was eventually assigned to the 8th Tactical Bomb Squadron at Phan Rang Air Base South Vietnam and flew combat bombing missions into the late 1960s.
Australia
Austria
Belgium
  • Blue Bees (Belgian Air Force using five Sud Alouette II helicopters.)[3]
  • Dolphins (Belgian Air Force using three SF260s)[3]
  • Swallows (Belgian Air Force using three SF260s)[3]
Brazil
Colombia
Canada
India
Indonesia
Iran
Italy
Malaysia
Netherlands
  • Grasshoppers (RNLAF using four Sud Alouette III helicopters)
Norway
Peru
Philippines
Portugal
Sweden
Thailand
United Kingdom
United States
Yugoslavia
New Zealand

References[edit]

  • Robertson, Bruce (1982). Aviation Enthusiasts' Data Book. Cambridge, England: Patrick Stephens Limited. ISBN 0-85059-500-2.