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Air show spectaculars

A look back to an array of amazing aerobatic spectaculars of the past decade

Air show spectaculars
Stunt pilots Melissa Pemberton, Jurgis Kairys and Skip Stewart of The Immortals fly past pyrotechnics as they perform at The Australian International Airshow on February 27, 2015 in Avalon, Australia. The Australian International Airshow 2015 pays tribute to Anzac and the heroes of military aviation. Also featured is the latest military heavy metal from Australia and overseas including super sonic jet fighters and attack helicopters. (Getty Images)
Air show spectaculars
Pilot Skip Stewart of US performs a stunt during the Ilopango Air Show on air base in San Salvador on January 31, 2015. (AFP/Getty Images)
Air show spectaculars
The United Arab Emirates air force performs air show on November 13, 2014 in Zhuhai, Guangdong province of China. The 10th China International Aviation & Aerospace Exhibition organized by Zhuhai Airshow Co., Ltd. was held on November 11 and it will last to November 16 in Zhuhai. (Getty Images)
Air show spectaculars
Russian aerobatic MIG 29 airplanes, part of the Strizhi (The Swifts) group fly during a military parade in Belgrade on October 16, 2014. Russian President Vladimir Putin attended the parade and is expected to secure Russian interests in Serbia, its traditional ally but also EU aspirant, and to attend 70th anniversary of Belgrade's liberation from Nazi occupation. More than 3,000 soldiers will take part in the military parade, which will also feature a Russian aerobatics display. (AFP/Getty Images)
Air show spectaculars
A Greek Army Apache helicopter takes part in an air show at Athens Paleo Faliro coastal suburb on September 25 , 2014. The show was a pre-event for Athens annual Flying Week at the weekend at an airfield north of Athens. (AFP/Getty Images)
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The aerobatic demonstration team of the Turkish Air Force, the Turkish Stars, perform with their supersonic jets on August 30, 2014 in Ankara, during ceremonies marking the 92nd anniversary of the Victory Day, commemorating the Turkish victory against Greek forces at the Battle of Dumlupinar, the final battle of the War of Independence. (AFP/Getty Images)
Air show spectaculars
A Dassault Aviation French made Mirage 2000 belonging to the United Arab Emirates (UAE) Air Force performs during the Dubai Airshow on November 18, 2013, in Dubai. Emirates Airline's appetite for aircraft purchases will not cease, the airline's president Tim Clark told AFP a day after the Dubai-based carrier ordered 200 planes from Boeing and Airbus. (AFP/Getty Images)
Air show spectaculars
Kirby Chambliss of USA flies high above Sugarloaf Mountain with Copacabana beach in the background during the Red Bull Air Race Training Day at the Race Airport on May 7, 2010 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. (Getty Images for Red Bull Air Race)
Air show spectaculars
The Red Arrows fly over Olympic Stadium during the Opening Ceremony for the 2012 Summer Olympic Games on July 27, 2012 at Olympic Park in London, England. (Getty Images)