The Belgian Air Force has released the 2022 schedule for their F-16AM Fighting Falcon solo display. From the 2022 season the role of displaying the F-16AM Fighting Falcon passes to Commander Steven ‘Vrieske’ De Vries. Steven is one of the most experienced F-16 pilots in the Belgian Air Force having amassed over 5,000 hours on the type. He is also no stranger to the display world having flown as part of the ‘Thundertigers’ formation display seen at the International Sanicole Airshow.


  • 15th – NATO Tiger Meet, Araxos, Greece
  • 21st-22nd – Meeting de l’Air, BA709 – Cognac Chateaubernard, France


  • 12th – RAF Cosford Air Show, United Kingdom
  • 19th – Danish Air Show, Karup, Denmark
  • 25th-26th – JPO Armée de l’Air et de l’Espace, BA 113 Saint Dizier, France


  • 2nd-3rd – Beja International Airshow, Portugal
  • 6th – Koksijde Open Door, Belgium
  • 16th-18th – Royal International Air Tattoo, RAF Fairford, United Kingdom


  • 5th-7th – Flygfesten, Dala-Järna, Sweden
  • 18th-21st – Airbourne, Eastbourne International Airshow, United Kingdom
  • 26th-28th – Belgian Grand Prix, Spa, Belgium


  • 2nd-4rd – AIRPOWER22, Zeltweg, Austria
  • 10th-11th –  International Sanicole Airshow, Hechtel-Eksel, Belgium
  • 17th-18th – NATO Days in Ostrava & Czech Air Force Days, Ostrava Leoš Janáček Airport, Ostrava, Czech Republic