Daredevil pilots at Dubai Air Show

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The Italian aerobatics team Frecce Tricolori perform above the dome of a mosque on the first day of the Dubai Airshow. The airshow opened with more exhibitors and visitors expected than in previous years but amid doubts by analysts that it will see massive orders from oil-rich Gulf monarchies. (Getty Images)
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The Italian aerobatics team Frecce Tricolori perform on the first day of the Dubai Airshow. (Getty Images)
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The Italian aerobatics team Frecce Tricolori in action at the Dubai Airshow. (Getty Images)
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The French aerobatics team Patrouille de France perform during the first day of the Dubai Airshow. (Getty Images)
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A Eurocopter Tiger performs during the first day of the Dubai Airshow. (Getty Images)
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The Italian aerobatics team Frecce Tricolori perform above the dome of a mosque on the first day of the Dubai Airshow. (Getty Images)