International Historical
Aircraft Meeting
& 2. International Bücker Meeting

Thun airfield 16.8. – 18.8.2019

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08/15/2019 – Press Release: Beste Stimmung bei besten Bedingungen!
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08/15/2019 – Article the «Thuner Tagblatt»

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07/08/2018 – Newsletter «Starting signal»

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07/08/2018 – Newsletter «Breaking News»

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08/04/2019 – Press Release: Schweizer Fliegergeschichte made in Thun hautnah erleben!
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03/04/2019 – Press Release: Air-Thun 2019: Historische Armee-Flieger – und Bücker-Weltrekord?
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01/26/2019 – Newsletter «Why Guillaume Henri Dufour is the title figure?»

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11/26/2018 – Newsletter «Announcements»

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The Flight Programme in detail


Friday, August 16th

Thun Army Base:
Full day visiting day for recruit and VIP relatives


Morning Arrival of historic aircraft
Afternoon demonstrations and overflights, F/A 18, Papirus-Hunter,
Classic formation, demonstration and arrival hist. Aircrafts
Full day sightseeing flights, international Bücker meeting, tombola, gastronomy,
Bouncy castle for children



Saturday, August 17th

Thun Army Base:
9 a.m. to 5 p.m.: “yesterday-today-dynamic” armoury with static exhibitions, aeronautics, tanks, equipment, barracks tours, tank demonstrations, hist. Camps and much more.


Whole day International Bücker meeting, arrival hist. Airplanes, sightseeing flights, tombola,
Gastronomy, bouncy castle for children
Morning Demonstration F/A-18
12 a.m. – 1.30 p.m. Performance of the Cliffhangers at the marquee
Afternoon Demo Parascouts, Demonstration and Overflights, Hunter, Vampire, P3 Flyers, Classic Formation and hist. Airplanes
Evening pilot party with musical entertainment in the marquee



Sunday, August 18th


10 a.m.: ecumenical service
anschl: International Bücker meeting with overflights, approach and departure hist. Planes, sightseeing flights, tombola, gastronomy, bouncy castle for children
12 a.m. – 1.30 p.m. Performance of the Cliffhangers at the marquee
Afternoon demonstration and overflights P3 Flyers, Classic Formation, AT-16 and more
5 p.m.: End of the event

Program 2oo years of Waffenplatz Thun with many aeronautical highlights!


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Pilots for Pilots


A partnership project of AIR THUN and MAF Switzerland.


Andreas Wegier


Phone: +41 79 432 09 80