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by sailing dutchman
Sun 11 Sep 2011, 8:55 am
Forum: Modern Military Photos
Topic: NTM 2010 Vokel a bit late
Replies: 0
Views: 759

NTM 2010 Vokel a bit late

Found finally the time to put 1 and 1 together after a computer had failed me and away from home for 5 months working. Here's a small take from the pictures i made during the NTM 2010 http://www.flyingbrick.nl/ntm10/1.jpg http://www.flyingbrick.nl/ntm10/3.jpg http://www.flyingbrick.nl/ntm10/7.jpg ht...
by sailing dutchman
Fri 13 Aug 2010, 6:25 pm
Forum: Airshow Photos
Topic: 25th anniversary Patrulla Aquila 5 and 6 june
Replies: 0
Views: 552

25th anniversary Patrulla Aquila 5 and 6 june

During the period that most airshows take place in Europe my boss(Royal Netherlands Navy) sent me away on a trip down south. To be more precise the south coast of Spain between the ports of Malaga and Cartagena. For me to find out if in that period there would be something interesting in the area wo...
by sailing dutchman
Sun 23 May 2010, 5:02 pm
Forum: Modern Military Photos
Topic: Cornfieldrange 19th of may 2010
Replies: 0
Views: 932

Cornfieldrange 19th of may 2010

Together with 8 other members of AGL I for the first time got the oppertunity to visit the Vliehorsrange also known as Cornfieldrange. We boarded the "fast" ferry but it went to Terschelling first and in the end we only gained 10 minutes on the regular ferry. But not to worry,we got a cab ...
by sailing dutchman
Tue 18 May 2010, 7:37 pm
Forum: Warbird & Classic Jet Photos
Topic: Veteransmuseum Egeskov Castle Kvaerndrup DK
Replies: 1
Views: 952

Veteransmuseum Egeskov Castle Kvaerndrup DK

During our holiday we paid a visit to Egeskov Castle in Kvaerndrup on the island of Fyn. 1 of many museums on the property houses a small collection of aircraft between vintage cars. Here is small impression of the collection. http://www.flyingbrick.nl/egeskov/1.jpg http://www.flyingbrick.nl/egeskov...
by sailing dutchman
Thu 13 May 2010, 12:57 pm
Forum: Warbird & Classic Jet Photos
Topic: Danmarks Flymuseum Stauning
Replies: 0
Views: 862

Danmarks Flymuseum Stauning

Hi everybody it has been a while since I've had something to do that was related to aviation but there it is. Together with my wife and daughter spend some holidaytime in Denmark and found some time to visit the Danmarks Flymuseum in Stauning. Here's a small impression. http://www.flyingbrick.nl/sta...
by sailing dutchman
Tue 05 Jan 2010, 3:44 pm
Forum: Warbird & Classic Jet Photos
Topic: Imperial War Museum London
Replies: 5
Views: 2621

Re: Imperial War Museum London

Beefsteak wrote:I may be wrong, but I think there's an IWM on Salford Quays in Manchester also!!


Could be my mistake but the other facility is called Imperial War Museum North.

More info you can find here.
by sailing dutchman
Tue 05 Jan 2010, 1:27 pm
Forum: Warbird & Classic Jet Photos
Topic: Imperial War Museum London
Replies: 5
Views: 2621

Re: Imperial War Museum London

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For the rest of the pictures have look at my website.
by sailing dutchman
Tue 05 Jan 2010, 12:33 pm
Forum: Warbird & Classic Jet Photos
Topic: Imperial War Museum London
Replies: 5
Views: 2621

Imperial War Museum London

Another museum I recently visited with my last fieldtrip with the "company" was the Imperial War Museum in London which together with HMS Belfast,Duxford and another museum in Birmingham are all part of the Imperial War Museum group.. The museum gives you an overview where british forces h...
by sailing dutchman
Wed 30 Dec 2009, 2:35 pm
Forum: Warbird & Classic Jet Photos
Topic: A view into the past
Replies: 0
Views: 962

A view into the past

Past week been digging in my personal archive and came to the conclusion that the last 2 decades it has been going extremely fast with decommissioning of numerous types of aircraft. Fact is that most airforces have been decimated and some airforces have pulled out of Europe completely. Also the intr...
by sailing dutchman
Tue 29 Dec 2009, 10:05 am
Forum: Warbird & Classic Jet Photos
Topic: RAF Museum Hendon London
Replies: 2
Views: 1601

Re: RAF Museum Hendon London

Yes I did the only downside to visiting the museum is the lighting in the bomberhall and the aircraft being cramped together and in the battle of Britain hall where virtually is no light at all which doesn't do justice to the aircraft displayed upthere.
by sailing dutchman
Mon 28 Dec 2009, 3:32 pm
Forum: Warbird & Classic Jet Photos
Topic: RAF Museum Hendon London
Replies: 2
Views: 1601

RAF Museum Hendon London

Last trip of the year took me to London. Here you can find several museums which have have 1 or more aircraft in their collection. My goal for this time would be the RAFmuseum in northwest London. Here's a small impression of that visit. http://www.flyingbrick.nl/hendon/1.jpg http://www.flyingbrick....
by sailing dutchman
Wed 25 Nov 2009, 7:53 pm
Forum: Airshow Photos
Topic: NAS Valkenburg Airshow 1997
Replies: 0
Views: 1160

NAS Valkenburg Airshow 1997

It is the time of the year again to dive into the archives and dig up some old pictures. Here's a small impression of the airshow at NAS Valkenburg in 1997. http://www.flyingbrick.nl/valkenburg97/2.jpg http://www.flyingbrick.nl/valkenburg97/7.jpg http://www.flyingbrick.nl/valkenburg97/10.jpg http://...
by sailing dutchman
Sun 22 Nov 2009, 11:38 am
Forum: Modern Military Photos
Topic: Tigermeet 2009 KeeBee spottersday
Replies: 3
Views: 1153

Re: Tigermeet 2009 KeeBee spottersday

Not a problem here are some more http://www.flyingbrick.nl/tigermeet09/69.jpg http://www.flyingbrick.nl/tigermeet09/74.jpg http://www.flyingbrick.nl/tigermeet09/76.jpg http://www.flyingbrick.nl/tigermeet09/86.jpg http://www.flyingbrick.nl/tigermeet09/61.jpg http://www.flyingbrick.nl/tigermeet09/65.j...
by sailing dutchman
Sat 21 Nov 2009, 4:49 pm
Forum: Modern Military Photos
Topic: Tigermeet 2009 KeeBee spottersday
Replies: 3
Views: 1153

Tigermeet 2009 KeeBee spottersday

Finally found the time to edit all the pictures taken that day and transform them to a report for my website. Here's a small impression of what I made of it that day. http://www.flyingbrick.nl/tigermeet09/1.jpg http://www.flyingbrick.nl/tigermeet09/11.jpg http://www.flyingbrick.nl/tigermeet09/15.jpg...
by sailing dutchman
Wed 04 Nov 2009, 8:45 pm
Forum: Modern Military Photos
Topic: TLP 03-2009 13-05-2009 Final edition
Replies: 3
Views: 1065

Re: TLP 03-2009 13-05-2009 Final edition

Just lucky but thanks!
by sailing dutchman
Wed 04 Nov 2009, 5:31 pm
Forum: Modern Military Photos
Topic: TLP 03-2009 13-05-2009 Final edition
Replies: 3
Views: 1065

TLP 03-2009 13-05-2009 Final edition

Found some time to visit this great event but sad to see that it will be the last of its kind at Florennes for now. Lets hope that for future out of area TLP's they still know where Florennes is and organise it there once again. Even the weather was in a bad mood. Here is a small impression of what ...
by sailing dutchman
Sat 31 Oct 2009, 12:32 pm
Forum: Airshow Photos
Topic: Heldair 2009 NAS De Kooy
Replies: 0
Views: 1019

Heldair 2009 NAS De Kooy

1 of the last shows this season and being the only show I've been to this year. This show I visited together with my daughter,the show is mostly vintage aircraft but also the military participates in this event. Here is a small impression of that show. http://www.flyingbrick.nl/heldair09/1.jpg http:...
by sailing dutchman
Wed 28 Oct 2009, 3:45 pm
Forum: Modern Military Photos
Topic: Fencechecking at Hohn and Schleswig-Jagel
Replies: 5
Views: 1641

Re: Fencechecking at Hohn and Schleswig-Jagel

Correct here is a nice picture with all the special birds of that year

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Source:Wikipedia
by sailing dutchman
Tue 27 Oct 2009, 5:03 pm
Forum: Modern Military Photos
Topic: Fencechecking at Hohn and Schleswig-Jagel
Replies: 5
Views: 1641

Fencechecking at Hohn and Schleswig-Jagel

Due to the nature of my work I was in the vicinity of both bases and grabbed the oppertunity to pay both bases with a visit. Here is a small impression of that day. http://www.flyingbrick.nl/hohn-jagel/1.jpg http://www.flyingbrick.nl/hohn-jagel/2.jpg http://www.flyingbrick.nl/hohn-jagel/6.jpg http:/...
by sailing dutchman
Thu 15 Oct 2009, 5:52 pm
Forum: Warbird & Classic Jet Photos
Topic: hubschraubermuseum Bückeburg Germany
Replies: 2
Views: 1309

hubschraubermuseum Bückeburg Germany

After our basevisit to Celle we drove to Bückeburg to see what was going on here and visit also the local helicoptermuseum which is located in the centre of the town of Bückeburg. Here is a small overview of the military airframes inside the museum. http://www.flyingbrick.nl/buckeburg/1.jpg http://w...
by sailing dutchman
Mon 12 Oct 2009, 5:12 pm
Forum: Modern Military Photos
Topic: Basevisit Celle Germany 2-9-09
Replies: 1
Views: 924

Basevisit Celle Germany 2-9-09

By invitation of G.R.A.S it was possible to visit this Heeresfliegerhorst in the north of Germany not too far from Hannover. Here is a small impression of what we saw. http://www.flyingbrick.nl/celle/1.jpg http://www.flyingbrick.nl/celle/5.jpg http://www.flyingbrick.nl/celle/6.jpg http://www.flyingb...
by sailing dutchman
Sun 04 Oct 2009, 5:19 pm
Forum: Modern Military Photos
Topic: final stop Ramstein AFB
Replies: 3
Views: 1874

Re: final stop Ramstein AFB

There are several good vantage points on the surrounding Hills. In the town of Landstuhl you have the Bismarckturm and in Kindsbach you have to take the SteigStrasse which both give you an exellent view on the platforms. Serials can read from here with a good scope. If you like to take pictures aswe...
by sailing dutchman
Sat 03 Oct 2009, 2:58 pm
Forum: Modern Military Photos
Topic: final stop Ramstein AFB
Replies: 3
Views: 1874

final stop Ramstein AFB

Last stop before drove home this summer was Ramstein AFB which is situated next to city of Kaiserslautern Here's a small impression of what we saw. http://www.flyingbrick.nl/ramstein/2.jpg http://www.flyingbrick.nl/ramstein/4.jpg http://www.flyingbrick.nl/ramstein/12.jpg http://www.flyingbrick.nl/ra...
by sailing dutchman
Sat 26 Sep 2009, 6:48 pm
Forum: Modern Military Photos
Topic: Trip down south : Manching ,Neuburg and Donauwörth
Replies: 3
Views: 1024

Re: Trip down south : Manching ,Neuburg and Donauwörth

Nope I'm sorry only with another helo in front of it.
by sailing dutchman
Sat 26 Sep 2009, 6:25 pm
Forum: Modern Military Photos
Topic: Trip down south : Manching ,Neuburg and Donauwörth
Replies: 3
Views: 1024

Trip down south : Manching ,Neuburg and Donauwörth

Day 4 of our spotterstrip brought us to Manching,Neuburg en Donauwörth. The weather was still in our favourand at Neuburg flying wasn't even that bad :drinking: ( 4 whole EF2000's). Donauwörth was also honoured with a visit which resulted in several new airframes but the New Zealand NH90 wasn't seen...