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by MaxIT
10 Jan 2020, 00:40
Forum: Spotting Rest of Europe
Topic: Bare air bases in Italy
Replies: 11
Views: 2096

Re: Bare air bases in Italy

You all are right (i.e Crotone and Montichiari :bthumb: )

It is not a real "aircraft" base, but there is a dismantled Nike missiles that can be also visited in the North:

http://www.basetuono.it/en/
by MaxIT
06 Jan 2020, 23:29
Forum: Spotting Rest of Europe
Topic: Bare air bases in Italy
Replies: 11
Views: 2096

Re: Bare air bases in Italy

You are right: It is Grazzanise air base, I identified it by 2 parallel sheltertype sheds southwest on the field. I did not expect buildings in such a bad shape on an active air base....... Thank you ! BTW 1: No info on bare airbases in Italy ? BTW 2: I recommend Gomorra strongly :-) You are welcom...
by MaxIT
06 Jan 2020, 23:13
Forum: Spotting Rest of Europe
Topic: Bare air bases in Italy
Replies: 11
Views: 2096

Re: Bare air bases in Italy

I was at Ghedi-Montichiari in 1994. This was a bare base back then. A quick look at Google Earth learned me that it has been converted into a civil airport! https://goo.gl/maps/xG6bu8BcJZtWVpsRA A rather impressive transformation! Regards, Paul At Montichiari there are two airports, one is civil, n...
by MaxIT
05 Jan 2020, 17:48
Forum: Spotting Rest of Europe
Topic: Bare air bases in Italy
Replies: 11
Views: 2096

Re: Bare air bases in Italy

I'm from Italy, but I must admit I've never seen Gomorra! :oops: I made a little research about the location of the series, but without success. But I could suggest Grazzanise airport, because in the reality there was a project to convert in civilian airport the former military base (after the withd...
by MaxIT
03 Nov 2019, 12:59
Forum: Airshow news!
Topic: Japan Airshows 2019
Replies: 75
Views: 21700

Re: Japan Airshows 2019

Thank you Jonathan, very usefull! :yourock:

(PS: sorry, I have two users on Scramble, but I'm the same person) ;-)
Stilwell wrote:
> About Hyakuri air show it seems to me that for Saturday parking is not permitted in public areas around the base.

Correct. ......

Jonathan.