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 23jul13 pictured during HB2013 at Ovar airbase, Portugal
Eurocopter
AS532U2 Cougar 

S-440 23jul13 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 23jul13 pictured during HB2013 at Ovar airbase
AgustaWestland
EH101 Mk.516

19609 23jul13 pictured during HB2013 at Ovar airbase

SABCA
A109BA

H21 23jul13 pictured during HB2013 at Ovar airbase, Portugal
SABCA
A109BA

H21 23jul13 pictured during HB2013 at Ovar airbase, Portugal

Boeing
CH-47D Chinook

D-667 23jul13 pictured (pic2) during HB2013 at Ovar airbase, Portugal
Boeing
CH-47D Chinook

D-667 23jul13 pictured (pic2) during HB2013 at Ovar airbase, Portugal

Dornier
UH-1D

72+37 23jul13 pictured during HB2013 at Ovar airbase, Portugal
Dornier
UH-1D

72+37 23jul13 pictured during HB2013 at Ovar airbase, Portugal

Boeing
CH-47D Chinook

D-661 23jul13 pictured during HB2013 at Ovar airbase, Portugal
Boeing
CH-47D Chinook

D-661 23jul13 pictured during HB2013 at Ovar airbase, Portugal

AgustaWestland
EH101 Mk.516

19611 23jul13 pictured (pic2) during HB2013 at Ovar airbase
AgustaWestland
EH101 Mk.516

19611 23jul13 pictured (pic2) during HB2013 at Ovar airbase

Bell
212

5D-HY 23jul13 pictured during HB2013 at Ovar airbase, Portugal
Bell
212

5D-HY 23jul13 pictured during HB2013 at Ovar airbase, Portugal

Bell
OH-58B Kiowa

3C-OA 23jul13 pictured during HB2013 at Ovar airbase, Portugal
Bell
OH-58B Kiowa

3C-OA 23jul13 pictured during HB2013 at Ovar airbase, Portugal

Bell
OH-58B Kiowa

3C-OJ 23jul13 pictured during HB2013 at Ovar airbase, Portugal
Bell
OH-58B Kiowa

3C-OJ 23jul13 pictured during HB2013 at Ovar airbase, Portugal

Dornier
UH-1D

73+28 23jul13 pictured during HB2013 at Ovar airbase, Portugal
Dornier
UH-1D

73+28 23jul13 pictured during HB2013 at Ovar airbase, Portugal

Dornier
UH-1D

72+88 23jul13 pictured during HB2013 at Ovar airbase, Portugal
Dornier
UH-1D

72+88 23jul13 pictured during HB2013 at Ovar airbase, Portugal

Dornier
UH-1D

71+91 23jul13 pictured during HB2013 at Ovar airbase, Portugal
Dornier
UH-1D

71+91 23jul13 pictured during HB2013 at Ovar airbase, Portugal

Dornier
UH-1D

72+91 23jul13 pictured during HB2013 at Ovar airbase, Portugal
Dornier
UH-1D

72+91 23jul13 pictured during HB2013 at Ovar airbase, Portugal

Dornier
UH-1D

73+42 23jul13 pictured during HB2013 at Ovar airbase, Portugal
Dornier
UH-1D

73+42 23jul13 pictured during HB2013 at Ovar airbase, Portugal

Agusta
AB212

5D-HR 23jul13 pictured during HB2013 at Ovar airbase, Portugal
Agusta
AB212

5D-HR 23jul13 pictured during HB2013 at Ovar airbase, Portugal

Boeing
CH-47F Chinook

D-891 23jul13 pictured (top) during HB2013 at Ovar airbase, Portugal
Boeing
CH-47F Chinook

D-891 23jul13 pictured (top) during HB2013 at Ovar airbase, Portugal

F+W Emmen
SA316B Alouette III

19312 23jul13 pictured at Ovar airbase during HB2013. FAP F-16 on background
F+W Emmen
SA316B Alouette III

19312 23jul13 pictured at Ovar airbase during HB2013. FAP F-16 on background





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