Thunderbird 6 (91-0392 / 6; cn CC-90) - together with the Lead Solo (Thunderbird 5) - performing the mirror-formation, during a rehearsal on the arrival day for the Air Show 2011 at Koksijde AFB.
A Douglas C-53D Skytrooper (N49AG; cn11737) in close formation with a Belgian Air Force C-130H, against an awful backdrop, during the Air Show 2011 at Koksijde AFB.
This colorfull A-4N Skyhawk from BAE Systems Flight Systems is slowing down on RWY08 - using its airbrakes and split-flaps - after another mission in support of JG71 at Wittmundhafen during the - very hot - spottersday for celebrating 50 years of Phantom II.
B-52H Stratofortress (60-0057 / 5D-C;cn464422) from 410th BW in the static during IAT at RAF Greenham Common. Scan from old slide.
Cockpit view of one of Sabena's wide-body's (a 747-129M, "OO-SGB"), during our flight (SN569) to Canada (CYMX). I was very lucky to be allowed in the cockpit during the flight. Scan from slide.
View on the instrument panel of the flight-engineer of one of Sabena's wide-body's (Boeing 747-129M, "OO-SGB"), during our flight (SN569) to Mirabel, Canada (CYMX). I was very lucky to be allowed in the cockpit during the flight. Scan from slide.
View on the right engine (Rolls-Royce) of this HS-748 (C-GDUL) from First Air, just after take-off from Ottawa's airport (CYOW). You can see the reflection of the setting sun hitting the RR-label on the engine! (Scan from slide).
Line-up of Canadian aviation history at the National Aviation Museum (next to Rockcliffe AB). From left to right: The CP-107 Argus 2; a Trans Canada Airlines Vickers 757 Viscount; a Transport Canada Lockheed Jetstar6; a De Haviland Canada DHC-7-100 Dash7; a RCAF Avro Canada CF-100 Mk5 and a Canadair C-54GM North Star Mk1 (DC-4M). Scan from slide.
During the "Winterlude Festival", two Bell206B Jetrangers from "Niagara Helicopters Limited" were present in Ottawa and were providing pleasure flights around Canada's capital. Scan from old slide.
View on the instrument panel of one of KLM's 747's during the return flight from Canada. At this time, we were flying straight into the direction of the rising sun. KLM's 747-206B - "Nijl" - took us from Mirabel (Montreal, Canada) to Shiphol (Netherlands). Scan from old slide.
The TEA Boeing 707 (OO-TYC) on the ramp at Alicante, prior to our return flight to Brussels. As part of an avionics course, I was offered a ride on the jump seat ;-)
View on part of the instrument panel of TEA's B707-328B (OO-TYC), during our flight from Brussels to Alicante. Scan from slide.
About to land in Brussels on RWY25L, on a hazy afternoon. Return flight from Alicante, jump-seat ride on board of TEA's Boeing 707-328B (reg.OO-TYC). Scan from slide.
A pair of Belgian Air Force F-104G Starfighters (lead is FX99 with cn 683-9172 , wingman is FX33 with cn 9070) are about to drop their drag-chutes at the end of their roll-out after a nice formation landing at Kleine Brogel AFB. The Vietnam c/s proved to be very effective...at ground-level.
From 20110707_Koksijde Air Show