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by GME-AirFoto
Sun 08 Apr 2018, 5:05 pm
Forum: Modern Military Photos
Topic: Meiringen Axalp week 2017
Replies: 4
Views: 1860

Re: Meiringen Axalp week 2018

Hi, do you know where the F-5s operated from? I assumed they would have flown from Meiringen too. Rich Hi Rich, all the F-5s operated from Sion Air Base during the Axalp week. No F-5s operating at Meiringen only at the Axalp range. But you could spot them shooting from down as well. http://www.gme-...
by GME-AirFoto
Thu 05 Apr 2018, 11:13 am
Forum: Modern Military Photos
Topic: Meiringen Axalp week 2017
Replies: 4
Views: 1860

Meiringen Axalp week 2017

Hi all, I spent some days in beautiful Meiringen down in the vally during the Axalp week last October. Every day was blessed with sunshine and perfect conditions for photography. Not much flying from the Hornets (just 4 Hornets twice a day for the shooting/demo), but lots of helo action. The Super P...
by GME-AirFoto
Sun 03 Dec 2017, 2:07 pm
Forum: Modern Military Photos
Topic: Groupe de Chasse 1/2 ‘Cigognes’ - Base aérienne 116 Luxeuil
Replies: 1
Views: 2128

Groupe de Chasse 1/2 ‘Cigognes’ - Base aérienne 116 Luxeuil

The Groupe de Chasse 1/2 "Cigognes" (Storks) celebrated the 100th anniversary of the loss of the most famous WW1 French ace with 54 confirmed kills, Capitaine Georges Guynemer, at their home Base Aérienne 116 Luxeuil - Saint Sauveur with a small event on 6 October 2017. Beside the based Mi...
by GME-AirFoto
Tue 25 Jul 2017, 6:40 am
Forum: Modern Military Photos
Topic: TaktLwG 74 Neuburg Typhoons
Replies: 1
Views: 1213

TaktLwG 74 Neuburg Typhoons

I visited my home base Neuburg Air Base, home of the Typhoon equipped TaktLwG 74 "Bavarian Tigers" (Tactical Fighter Wing74), countless times this year. Some images of the year so far: #1 Winter ops in January https://farm1.staticflickr.com/754/32448605391_472b5f45ba_o.jpg #2 https://farm1...
by GME-AirFoto
Sun 09 Apr 2017, 9:27 am
Forum: Modern Military Photos
Topic: WK Meiringen - Good Bye Fliegerstaffel 8 "Vandalos"
Replies: 2
Views: 2000

WK Meiringen - Good Bye Fliegerstaffel 8 "Vandalos"

Hi all, I spent two days in beautiful Meiringen in March for the annual Wiederholungskurs (Repetition Course). Every day was blessed with sunshine and with the Hornets and Tigers on repetition training there was plenty of action. Sadly it was the last WK for the F-5´s of Fliegerstaffel 8 "Vanda...
by GME-AirFoto
Fri 23 Dec 2016, 11:57 am
Forum: Modern Military Photos
Topic: 2016 - Head In The Clouds
Replies: 23
Views: 7497

Re: 2016 - Head In The Clouds

Superb images :clap: :clap: :clap:
by GME-AirFoto
Mon 26 Sep 2016, 5:33 pm
Forum: Modern Military Photos
Topic: RAF Typhoons visiting Neuburg
Replies: 0
Views: 1100

RAF Typhoons visiting Neuburg

For the weekend two RAF Typhoons visited Neuburg Air Base. What to do in Bavaria late in September? http://www.gme-airfoto.de/wp-content/gallery/neuburg2016_02/Neuburg2016_69.jpg http://www.gme-airfoto.de/wp-content/gallery/neuburg2016_02/Neuburg2016_68.jpg One of the locals, late mission last week....
by GME-AirFoto
Tue 23 Aug 2016, 8:15 pm
Forum: Modern Military Photos
Topic: GAF Typhoon special schemes - 60 years Luftwaffe
Replies: 7
Views: 4877

Re: GAF Typhoon special schemes - 60 years Luftwaffe

I was able to take some additional shots of this colourful Typhoon at Neuburg: GAF Typhoon Solo Display Tag der Bundeswehr (Open day) on a very wet day http://www.gme-airfoto.de/wp-content/gallery/TagderBundeswehr2016/Neuburg_TdBw2016_05.jpg http://www.gme-airfoto.de/wp-content/gallery/TagderBundesw...
by GME-AirFoto
Mon 18 Jul 2016, 9:10 am
Forum: Modern Military Photos
Topic: EART / FRISIAN FLAG 2016
Replies: 1
Views: 1167

EART / FRISIAN FLAG 2016

I´am a little bit late, but here is my selection from this year´s edition of EART / FRISIAN FLAG 2016, held at RNLAF bases Eindhoven and Leeuwarden from 11 to 22 April. I could spend two days in the Netherland and cover both parallel running exercises, luckily with good weather. The ANG Eagles are d...
by GME-AirFoto
Tue 12 Jul 2016, 7:29 pm
Forum: Airshow Photos
Topic: Fair Weather photography RIAT Departures
Replies: 7
Views: 2606

Re: Fair Weather photography RIAT Departures

Brilliant set :clap: :clap:
by GME-AirFoto
Wed 06 Jul 2016, 8:55 am
Forum: Modern Military Photos
Topic: Tiger Inferno - NTM16
Replies: 13
Views: 3161

Re: Tiger Inferno - NTM16

Briliant set :clap: I really like 23!
by GME-AirFoto
Mon 13 Jun 2016, 5:16 pm
Forum: Modern Military Photos
Topic: Anatolian Eagle 2016/2 Konya AFB Turkey 2016
Replies: 7
Views: 3614

Re: Anatolian Eagle 2016/2 Konya AFB Turkey 2016

Last week was that time of year again for the Turkish Air Force Anatolian Eagle exercise at 3rd Jet Base Konya Turkey (A week earlier this year) Many thanks to the Turkish Air Force BASIN Team, with special thanks going to Mesut Yurtdan and Mehmet Aslan. This year the weather was a real challenge, ...
by GME-AirFoto
Wed 01 Jun 2016, 7:04 pm
Forum: Modern Military Photos
Topic: GAF Typhoon special schemes - 60 years Luftwaffe
Replies: 7
Views: 4877

GAF Typhoon special schemes - 60 years Luftwaffe

The TaktLwG 74 based at Neuburg has two new Typhoon special schemes. Eurofighter 30+29 received an special scheme for the NATO Tiger Meet, the "Cyber Tiger" and 30+68 celebrates "60 years Luftwaffe". Some images taken at Neuburg in May: 30+68: http://www.gme-airfoto.de/wp-content...
by GME-AirFoto
Tue 29 Dec 2015, 11:54 am
Forum: Modern Military Photos
Topic: Meiringen, Sion and Payerne during Axalp week
Replies: 8
Views: 1319

Re: Meiringen, Sion and Payerne during Axalp week

Lovely quality, Try and visit in the Jan to March time for the cold and crisp Days I've always fancied the WEF (think Sion this year if memory serves correct) and Lauberhorn. As ever, cash is the limiting factor as I don't get overseas more than once a year very often. Thanks your positive comments...
by GME-AirFoto
Tue 15 Dec 2015, 8:07 pm
Forum: Modern Military Photos
Topic: Neuburg Typhoons November
Replies: 5
Views: 3493

Re: Neuburg Typhoons November

Brilliant! Does the spot you took 8.9 and 10 regular get used? Looks a lovely spot! Ceers Rich Thanks for the feedback. #8 #9 #10 are taken from 3 different spots. #10 is the 27 approach #8 & #9 the Typhoons is on the same taxiway in the "middle" of the runway, but images taken with d...
by GME-AirFoto
Sat 05 Dec 2015, 6:14 pm
Forum: Modern Military Photos
Topic: Neuburg Typhoons November
Replies: 5
Views: 3493

Neuburg Typhoons November

I visited Neuburg Air Base, home of the Typhoon equipped TaktLwG 74 "Bavarian Tigers" (Tactical Fighter Wing74), several times in November. The great weather provides some brilliant conditions for photography with golden autumn light for the time being. A lot of flying, temperatures up to ...
by GME-AirFoto
Fri 09 Oct 2015, 2:11 pm
Forum: Airshow Photos
Topic: Axalp – Ebenfluh 06.10.2015
Replies: 0
Views: 1059

Axalp – Ebenfluh 06.10.2015

One more Axalp thread. Unfortunately both official Axalp Demo days were cancelled again this year. Tuesday morning was a fine day with good flying. http://www.gme-airfoto.de/wp-content/gallery/axalp2015/Axalp2015_02.jpg Tigers http://www.gme-airfoto.de/wp-content/gallery/axalp2015/Axalp2015_09.jpg S...
by GME-AirFoto
Wed 29 Jul 2015, 4:16 pm
Forum: Modern Military Photos
Topic: German Sea Kings - Nordholz
Replies: 7
Views: 2170

Re: German Sea Kings - Nordholz

RichPittman wrote:Lovely quality photos
Your watermark needs updating :smile:

Unfortunatly the pics are from late 2014
Thanks for the feedback.
Some more images on our website.

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by GME-AirFoto
Sun 12 Jul 2015, 12:52 pm
Forum: Modern Military Photos
Topic: German Sea Kings - Nordholz
Replies: 7
Views: 2170

German Sea Kings - Nordholz

I want show you some images of the German Navy Sea Kings flying in the Naval SAR role. Some images of our flights over the North Sea and the NAS Nordholz: http://www.gme-airfoto.de/wp-content/gallery/nordholz2014/Nordholz2014_03.jpg http://www.gme-airfoto.de/wp-content/gallery/nordholz2014/Nordholz2...
by GME-AirFoto
Mon 22 Jun 2015, 12:24 pm
Forum: Modern Military Photos
Topic: NATO Tiger Meet 2015 - Konya May 2015
Replies: 3
Views: 1208

NATO Tiger Meet 2015 - Konya May 2015

Some images of two superb days in Anatolia: http://www.gme-airfoto.de/wp-content/gallery/ntm2015/NTM15_10.jpg http://www.gme-airfoto.de/wp-content/gallery/ntm2015/NTM15_05.jpg http://www.gme-airfoto.de/wp-content/gallery/ntm2015/NTM15_09.jpg http://www.gme-airfoto.de/wp-content/gallery/ntm2015/NTM15...
by GME-AirFoto
Mon 25 May 2015, 5:33 pm
Forum: Modern Military Photos
Topic: Niederstetten - German Hueys
Replies: 1
Views: 1110

Niederstetten - German Hueys

There was a small spotterday of Transporthubschrauberregiment 30 at Niederstetten last week. Some of the last flying German Hueys, the special coloured ones are no longer in service. http://www.gme-airfoto.de/wp-content/gallery/niederstetten2015/Niederstetten2015_12.jpg http://www.gme-airfoto.de/wp-...
by GME-AirFoto
Tue 05 May 2015, 10:47 am
Forum: Modern Military Photos
Topic: Typhoon Training - TaktLwG 73 Laage
Replies: 2
Views: 1248

Typhoon Training - TaktLwG 73 Laage

I was able to visit Taktisches Luftwaffengeschwader 73 “Steinhoff” (TaktLwG73 / Tactical Fighter Wing 73) in Rostock - Laage last January. The wing is responsible for the training of the German (and Austrian) Typhoon pilots. Some images: http://www.gme-airfoto.de/wp-content/gallery/laage2015/Laage20...
by GME-AirFoto
Wed 25 Mar 2015, 9:02 pm
Forum: Airshow Photos
Topic: AIR14 Payerne
Replies: 0
Views: 933

AIR14 Payerne

Hi all, I know it's rather late, but some shoots from one of the best shows ever. C&C's welcome. Mathias http://www.gme-airfoto.de/wp-content/gallery/air14/AIR14_01.jpg http://www.gme-airfoto.de/wp-content/gallery/air14/AIR14_48.jpg http://www.gme-airfoto.de/wp-content/gallery/air14/AIR14_40.jpg...
by GME-AirFoto
Tue 27 Jan 2015, 6:40 pm
Forum: Modern Military Photos
Topic: Alpine Rescue Hueys
Replies: 7
Views: 3862

Re: Alpine Rescue Hueys

Thanks for the feedback. Some more images on our website: http://www.gme-airfoto.de/afinside/2014 ... gruppesar/ :wink:

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