Bundesheer celebrates 50 years Alouette III

80 years ago, the Fliegerhorst Aigen im Ennstal was founded, where the Alouette III has been stationed for half a century.

For this occasion an anniversary celebration including flight demonstration will take place on Friday – 22th of september. The military ceremonial act with the honor of the assistants after the floods in Obersteiermark will begin at 10:00. The flight demonstration with numerous aircraft of the Austrian Armed Forces, Flying Bulls and foreign guests takes place from 13:00. Despite their old age, the Alouette III are still well-tried workhorses in the training company as well as in disaster relief.

Alouette III helicopters at Airpower 2016: