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60th Anniversary of Liberation Prague (Czechia) 2005

On 8th May in Prague the 60th anniversary of the liberation from German occupation was celebrated with a parade of historical armament. Also part of the event was an air display of current types of the Czech Air Force.

Soviet, ...


... American and ...


... also German weapons, equipment and uniforms were shown at the parade.


The air display in bad weather conditions was opened by three Mi-17.


They were followed by Mi-24 (shown here), L-39, L-159 and ...


... unfortunately no MiG-21s. Instead Czech Gripens were shown to the public for the first time.