The United Arab Emirates air force Al Fursan display team is performing a formation flypast with an Emirates Airbus A380 at the Dubai Airshow this week. The seven-ship display team, which flies Aermacchi MB-339A trainers, is pictured during the formation validation flight with the earlier today, with an additional MB-339A flying as observation aircraft.
Al Fursan is one of several display teams at this year’s show. France’s Patrouille de France, which flies Dassault Apha Jets, is making its first return to Dubai since 2011. The Blades, a UK-based team which flies the Extra E-A 300 aerobatic aircraft, is performing at the show as part of a tour of the UAE.