Breitling Aerobatic Team
Integrating speed, precision, and courage, the Breitling Jet Team is currently the world’s largest civilian professional jet aerobatic flight demonstration team. Seven Czech-made L-39C Albatros two-seater jet military trainers, seven pilot elites from the French Air Force and the Patrouille de France (French Air Show) This unique flying team. Since its establishment 10 years ago, it has performed aerobatic flights in 30 countries with its unique tacit understanding. It has maintained a safety record and never made mistakes. Its performance was even regarded by the aviation community as the only non-military team that surpassed military aerobatic teams such as the British ‘Red Arrow’ and the French ‘France Patrol’.
Every year, the Breitling Jet Team conducts about 50 flight shows in the world, and it can be seen in some well-known air shows, Formula One Grand Prix, sports events and so on. Every appearance of the Breitling Jets is a thrilling visual feast. With a flying speed of up to 750 kilometers per hour and a flight distance of only 2.5 meters, the 7 planes in a neat formation and with precision can dance elegantly and freely in the blue sky; the pilot flips synchronously in the air, rotates cyclically, and challenges gravity. The choreographed ballet is as accurate as the Breitling precision timing instrument, which will astound the audience.
In June 2011, at the 49th Paris International Aerospace Exhibition, the Breitling Jet Team escorted the ‘Air Giant’-the Airbus A380 overflights over Toulouse, France. Six L-39C albatross jets are constantly changing the formation to accompany the A380 to dance the blue sky at a speed of 500 kilometers per hour. The dazzling bright yellow silver grey Breitling jet, the snow-white A380, and the vast sky combine to form a spectacular visually stunning picture. The entire escort flight lasted about 50 minutes.
In August 2011, during the celebration of the 67th anniversary of World War II in the famous French city of Saint-Tropez, the Breitling Jets teamed up with the famous French Air Force aerobatic team ‘Patrouille de France’ and flew over. Over the city of Saint Tropez, known as the ‘Sun City’, to pay tribute to this city of luxury and glory, and create another cloud sensation.
In November 2011, the Breitling jet team successfully completed its journey to the east coast of the Mediterranean. Seven jet fighters flew over five east coast countries for the first time in 18 days. They performed in Greece, Turkey, Lebanon, Israel and Jordan, flying a total of more than 225 Sorties, 230 flight hours, 8,000 km range. Whether performing over a coastline, flying over the cities of Acropolis, Beirut, Lebanon, Tel Aviv, Israel, and Amman, Jordan, or flying with the Royal Jordanian Falcon Fleet ( Royal Jordanian Falcons) performed on the same stage, passionate and shocking aerobatic flight performance, for the first time showed Breitling’s infinite love for aviation to the audiences on the east coast of the Mediterranean and the Middle East.
In 2012, the Breitling Jet team flew with the A380 for the second time at the Paris Air Show, and flew with the Belgian Air Force Hurricane Fighter in Belgium. The first civil jet flight team performed at the Fan Paul Air Show. Italy, the Netherlands, France and more After the local European tour, the Breitling Jets set off on a trip to China.
From November 12th to 18th, 2012, the Breitling Jet Team made its debut in China, flying high at the 9th China Air Show in Zhuhai, Guangdong. The 7 L-39C jets fully explain precision, speed and courage: magnificent formation flying, eye-catching dual-machine cross flight, high-tech close-range flying, wonderful spiral flip, specially designed for Dragon The Chinese-designed flying action ‘Yu Long Xi Zhu’, and finally the beautiful ‘Ultimate Bloom’, presented a perfect visual feast for Chinese friends. This ‘Breitling Dragon Tour’ tour departs from Dijon, France, passes through Eastern Europe, passes through Russia’s Siberia and Mongolia, and then enters China. It finally reaches Zhuhai with a mileage of 13,000 kilometers, a history of the fleet. The farthest and most challenging trip.
From February to May 2013, the Breitling Jet Team embarked on the magnificent Breitling Asian Tour. Seven L-39C jets departed from Zhuhai, China, and successively flew over several important cities and landmarks in seven countries, including the Philippines, Indonesia, Singapore, Malaysia, Thailand, South Korea, and Japan. With a total mileage of more than 15,000 kilometers and a flight time of more than 40 hours, it is an unprecedented flying feat, sharing the passion of flying through the clouds with Asian audiences. On April 27, 2013, the Breitling Jet Team departed from Wenzhou Longwan Airport to perform in Korea and Japan, and is currently performing the final return maintenance of the Asian trip in Kobe, Japan.
A few days ago, at the invitation of the 2013 Karamay Aviation Tourism Festival in Xinjiang, China, the Breitling Jet Team planned to enter China from South Korea via Tianjin Binhai Airport on August 10, 2013, and arrived in Karamay through Tianjin-Yinchuan-Jiayuguan-Turpan to participate in August 16- On the 18th aerobatic performance, after the performance, left for Russia to participate in the Moscow Air Show, and then returned to the French base. Karamay will be its last stop in China and Asia.
The Breitling Jet Team is a team that focuses on the combination of flying experience and local scenery. During parade shows around the world, special arrangements are made for flying experiences over some famous attractions. Two special flights were specially arranged for this flight-flying over iconic sights such as the Baili Oilfield and the Karamay World Devil City.