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  • portugal Hot Blade 2013

    Ovar airbase, Centro Region


    17-jul-13    to    31-jul-13





    • Hot Blade 2013

    Hot Blade 2013
    Hot Blade (HB) is a Multinational Helicopter Exercise that belongs to the European Defence Agency Helicopter Exercise Programme (HEP), and is designed to allow European helicopter crews to practice operations under real conditions.

    Portuguese Air Force was responsible for planning and conducting the HB second edition.

    More than 750 personnel from five countries (Austria, Belgium, Germany, the Netherlands and Portugal) participated in this operation. A total of 324 sorties with 962,42 helicopter hours were flown.


    Ovar Maceda Ovar,Aveiro

    News


    Hot Blade 2013: Preparing Together for Operations, 17-Jul-13 : Starting today, Portugal hosts the multinational helicopter exercise HOT BLADE 2013 (HB13) at Ovar Military Airfield, near Porto.



    Units

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    DatesRotary Wing Aircraft UnitModels
        AT Mehrzweckhubschrauberstaffel Österreichische Luftstreitkräfte OH-58B Kiowa
        AT leichte Transporthubschrauberstaffel Österreichische Luftstreitkräfte AB212
        BE 1 Wing Force Aérienne Belge A109BA
        DE Heeresfliegerregiment 30 Heeresflieger
        NL 298 Squadron Koninklijke Luchtmacht CH-47D Chinook
    CH-47F Chinook
        NL 300 Squadron Koninklijke Luchtmacht SE3160 / SA316A Alouette III
    AS532U2 Cougar
        PT Esquadra de Transporte 552 Força Aérea Portuguesa Alouette III
        PT Esquadra de Busca e Salvamento 751 Força Aérea Portuguesa EH101
    Not all models shown may have taken part in the Operation
    Some of the units could be operating fixed wing aircraft at the time, check every unit for details


    Individual helicopters


    Model IDs
    Bell 212 5D-HY    
    Bell OH-58B Kiowa 3C-OA     3C-OB     3C-OJ    
    Agusta AB212 5D-HN     5D-HR    
    Eurocopter AS532U2 Cougar S-440    
    Boeing CH-47F Chinook D-891    
    Boeing CH-47D Chinook D-661     D-663     D-667    
    AgustaWestland EH101 Mk.516 19609     19611    
    F+W Emmen SA316B Alouette III 19312    
    Dornier UH-1D 71+91     72+37     72+88     72+91     73+28     73+42     73+43    
    SABCA A109BA H21     H35     H38     H40    



    Eurocopter
    AS532U2 Cougar 

    S-440 pictured during HB2013 at Ovar airbase, Portugal
    Eurocopter
    AS532U2 Cougar 

    S-440 pictured during HB2013 at Ovar airbase, Portugal

    SABCA
    A109BA

    H40 Jul13 pictured (pic2) during HB2013 at Ovar airbase, Portugal
    SABCA
    A109BA

    H40 Jul13 pictured (pic2) during HB2013 at Ovar airbase, Portugal

    AgustaWestland
    EH101 Mk.516

    19609 pictured during HB2013 at Ovar airbase
    AgustaWestland
    EH101 Mk.516

    19609 pictured during HB2013 at Ovar airbase

    SABCA
    A109BA

    H21 pictured during HB2013 at Ovar airbase, Portugal
    SABCA
    A109BA

    H21 pictured during HB2013 at Ovar airbase, Portugal

    Boeing
    CH-47D Chinook

    D-667 pictured (pic2) during HB2013 at Ovar airbase, Portugal
    Boeing
    CH-47D Chinook

    D-667 pictured (pic2) during HB2013 at Ovar airbase, Portugal

    Dornier
    UH-1D

    72+37 pictured during HB2013 at Ovar airbase, Portugal
    Dornier
    UH-1D

    72+37 pictured during HB2013 at Ovar airbase, Portugal

    Boeing
    CH-47D Chinook

    D-661 pictured during HB2013 at Ovar airbase, Portugal
    Boeing
    CH-47D Chinook

    D-661 pictured during HB2013 at Ovar airbase, Portugal

    AgustaWestland
    EH101 Mk.516

    19611 pictured (pic2) during HB2013 at Ovar airbase
    AgustaWestland
    EH101 Mk.516

    19611 pictured (pic2) during HB2013 at Ovar airbase

    Bell
    212

    5D-HY pictured during HB2013 at Ovar airbase, Portugal
    Bell
    212

    5D-HY pictured during HB2013 at Ovar airbase, Portugal

    Bell
    OH-58B Kiowa

    3C-OA pictured during HB2013 at Ovar airbase, Portugal
    Bell
    OH-58B Kiowa

    3C-OA pictured during HB2013 at Ovar airbase, Portugal

    Bell
    OH-58B Kiowa

    3C-OJ pictured during HB2013 at Ovar airbase, Portugal
    Bell
    OH-58B Kiowa

    3C-OJ pictured during HB2013 at Ovar airbase, Portugal

    Dornier
    UH-1D

    73+28 pictured during HB2013 at Ovar airbase, Portugal
    Dornier
    UH-1D

    73+28 pictured during HB2013 at Ovar airbase, Portugal

    Dornier
    UH-1D

    72+88 pictured during HB2013 at Ovar airbase, Portugal
    Dornier
    UH-1D

    72+88 pictured during HB2013 at Ovar airbase, Portugal

    Dornier
    UH-1D

    71+91 pictured during HB2013 at Ovar airbase, Portugal
    Dornier
    UH-1D

    71+91 pictured during HB2013 at Ovar airbase, Portugal

    Dornier
    UH-1D

    72+91 pictured during HB2013 at Ovar airbase, Portugal
    Dornier
    UH-1D

    72+91 pictured during HB2013 at Ovar airbase, Portugal

    Dornier
    UH-1D

    73+42 pictured during HB2013 at Ovar airbase, Portugal
    Dornier
    UH-1D

    73+42 pictured during HB2013 at Ovar airbase, Portugal

    Agusta
    AB212

    5D-HR pictured during HB2013 at Ovar airbase, Portugal
    Agusta
    AB212

    5D-HR pictured during HB2013 at Ovar airbase, Portugal

    F+W Emmen
    SA316B Alouette III

    19312 pictured at Ovar airbase during HB2013. FAP F-16 on background
    F+W Emmen
    SA316B Alouette III

    19312 pictured at Ovar airbase during HB2013. FAP F-16 on background





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