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by redskin301
Sat 08 Aug 2020, 12:11 pm
Forum: Airshow & Aviation Videos
Topic: F-16s Launching at Volkel Air Base
Replies: 0
Views: 68

F-16s Launching at Volkel Air Base

Volkel Air Base is next to Leeuwarden Air Base one of the Dutch F-16 airfields. Leeuwarden is currently in the transition to the F-35A Lightning II and Volkel will also exchange the F-16 Fighting Falcon for this new type in the coming years. Until then, the F-16s will still be responsible for the da...
by redskin301
Sat 01 Aug 2020, 10:29 am
Forum: Airshow & Aviation Videos
Topic: JASDF Hamamatsu & Shizuhama Pilot Training
Replies: 0
Views: 208

JASDF Hamamatsu & Shizuhama Pilot Training

When students are admitted to their studies to become a pilot at the JASDF, they must first complete the Flight Preparation Course offered at various defense colleges. Both airports Hofu and Shizuhama offer the so-called Introductory Pilot Course where students learn the basic aspects of flying with...
by redskin301
Sat 25 Jul 2020, 11:12 am
Forum: Airshow & Aviation Videos
Topic: Rafale @Evreux during Bastille Day [Second Video Added]
Replies: 1
Views: 516

Re: Rafale @Evreux during bastille Day; Julliet 14

Here a second video from the Julliet 14 parade. In this video, the planes taxi to the runway to take their position in the large formation which is often formed near Evreux before moving to Paris. At Evreux were during this edition only Rafale and Mirage 2000 aircraft present plus the local based tr...
by redskin301
Sun 19 Jul 2020, 11:52 am
Forum: Airshow & Aviation Videos
Topic: Rafale @Evreux during Bastille Day [Second Video Added]
Replies: 1
Views: 516

Rafale @Evreux during Bastille Day [Second Video Added]

The French national holiday La Fete Nationale is abroad also known as Bastille Day. The day is annually celebrated in France on July 14. The storming of the Bastille in Paris is commemorated on this day on which the French Revolution started. A large military parade is traditionally annually held si...
by redskin301
Wed 15 Jul 2020, 1:01 pm
Forum: Airshow & Aviation Videos
Topic: Papa C-17 Taxiing Backwards @Eindhoven
Replies: 0
Views: 181

Papa C-17 Taxiing Backwards @Eindhoven

The Strategic Airlift Capability (SAC) is a multinational initiative that provides its participating nations assured access to military airlift capability to address the growing needs for both strategic airlifts and tactical airlifts. The SAC was established in 2008 as an independent multinational p...
by redskin301
Fri 10 Jul 2020, 3:14 pm
Forum: Airshow & Aviation Videos
Topic: US Army 3rd Combat Aviation Brigade Arriving in Rotterdam
Replies: 0
Views: 161

US Army 3rd Combat Aviation Brigade Arriving in Rotterdam

In July 2020, the Royal Netherlands Air Force (RNLAF) will support the relocation of an American helicopter brigade back to America via the port of Rotterdam for three weeks. The United States has asked the Netherlands for the so-called "Host Nation Support" when moving military equipment from Easte...
by redskin301
Tue 07 Jul 2020, 1:41 pm
Forum: Modern Military Photos
Topic: 3CAB in the Waalhaven (Harbor) Rotterdam
Replies: 2
Views: 925

3CAB in the Waalhaven (Harbor) Rotterdam

Yesterday I had a nice afternoon in Rotterdam in the Waalhaven. A total of no less than 16 helicopters photographed in just three hours. I arrived at 1400LT and a Chinook and a Blackhawk immediately came in. The weather was moderate, clouds and occasional rain. Seen the backlit position, the clouds ...
by redskin301
Sun 05 Jul 2020, 1:52 pm
Forum: Airshow & Aviation Videos
Topic: First A330-200 MRTT Delivery; Salute from Fire Brigade
Replies: 0
Views: 270

First A330-200 MRTT Delivery; Salute from Fire Brigade

On Tuesday, June 30, it was time for the first Airbus A330-200 MRTT for the Multinational Multirole Tanker Transport Unit (MMU) to be delivered to Eindhoven Air Base. The aircraft with registration number T-055 is the first Airbus of a series of eight aircraft that has been purchased by the internat...
by redskin301
Tue 30 Jun 2020, 8:32 am
Forum: Airshow & Aviation Videos
Topic: D-663 Blizzard at GLV-V Oirschot
Replies: 0
Views: 303

D-663 Blizzard at GLV-V Oirschot

During a morning on the Oirschotse Heide, GLV-V came this CH-47D Chinook along for some brown out exercises. This concerned the RNLAF D-663 which is also known as the Blizzard. The D-663 was christened "Blizzard" after the harsh winter of 1996, which was referred to by the American media as the Bliz...
by redskin301
Fri 26 Jun 2020, 2:15 pm
Forum: Airshow & Aviation Videos
Topic: Departures Komaki Airshow 2019; Shinmaywa, Phantom and P-1
Replies: 0
Views: 293

Departures Komaki Airshow 2019; Shinmaywa, Phantom and P-1

This video was made during the departures wave of the Komaki Airshow in 2019. It is customary in Japan that after the show many aircraft go home immediately. This usually produces beautiful photos, because the shows themselves are usually small-scale. In one day, all the planes can be captured both ...
by redskin301
Mon 22 Jun 2020, 2:19 pm
Forum: Airshow & Aviation Videos
Topic: Iruma Check Flight Squadron + Base Flight
Replies: 0
Views: 287

Iruma Check Flight Squadron + Base Flight

During the air show on Iruma in 2019, the Flight Check Squadron of the JASDF was also demonstrated. This unit employs a number of recognizable bat onions that can be recognized by the red and white blocks on the tail. The unit provides inspections and calibrations of airport equipment. The unit is e...
by redskin301
Sun 21 Jun 2020, 11:30 am
Forum: Modern Military Photos
Topic: MiG-29s at Malacky-Kuchyna in Slovakia
Replies: 0
Views: 906

MiG-29s at Malacky-Kuchyna in Slovakia

All, Again a series with photos from the past that have been re-edited with the Adobe software of today. This time visiting the Slovak air base Malacky-Kuchyna. On this basis, normally only the transport aircraft of the Slovaks are located. In the time period of this visit, Sliac was under construct...
by redskin301
Fri 19 Jun 2020, 3:32 pm
Forum: 'Golden Oldies' Photos
Topic: The Last Huey's at Celle, Germany
Replies: 2
Views: 1213

The Last Huey's at Celle, Germany

A few photos from the past. These photos were taken at Celle during a visit in 2010. This year was the last year that the UH-1D Huey flew in the service of the German Heeresflieger training. During this rainy morning, three Huey's would leave for a flight. I took as many pictures as needed to catch ...
by redskin301
Fri 19 Jun 2020, 2:23 pm
Forum: Airshow & Aviation Videos
Topic: Transports at Eindhoven; KDC-10 + C-130 +C-17
Replies: 0
Views: 288

Transports at Eindhoven; KDC-10 + C-130 +C-17

All, This video shows one of the European C-17A Globemaster III transport aircraft based on Papa in Hungary. There are also images of the KDC-10 of the RNLAF in the film. The KDC-10 will be replaced in the course of 2020 by the Airbus A330 MRTT. These tankers were jointly purchased by several Europe...
by redskin301
Wed 17 Jun 2020, 3:15 pm
Forum: Modern Military Photos
Topic: Anatolian Eagle 2019
Replies: 3
Views: 1168

Re: Anatolian Eagle 2019

Some crisp and clear shots. Thanks for this list. Was planning myself for this year. Well think I will have a try again next year :D
by redskin301
Tue 16 Jun 2020, 10:41 am
Forum: Modern Military Photos
Topic: A Dream Journey to the Charles de Gaulle; Part 1
Replies: 19
Views: 2692

A Dream Journey to the Charles de Gaulle; Part 1

Hi All, Think I didn't post this set before on this forum. Last year I had the great opportunity to visit the Gharles de Gaulle during Mission Clemenceau. This operation was part of Operation Chammal where the french were bombing the IS forces in Syria. A unique opportunity where the Rafale Ms were ...
by redskin301
Mon 15 Jun 2020, 2:12 pm
Forum: Airshow & Aviation Videos
Topic: RNLAF Chinook Duo Landing in Oirschot
Replies: 0
Views: 461

RNLAF Chinook Duo Landing in Oirschot

On May 26, two DHC (Defense Helicopter Command) Chinooks of the 298 Squadron of Gilze-Rijen Air Base trained on the Oirschotse Heide GLV-V. The purpose of this training was to perform duo landings with the helicopters. People of the Army were present on the ground who played the role of a training e...
by redskin301
Fri 12 Jun 2020, 1:00 pm
Forum: Airshow & Aviation Videos
Topic: "Lady Liberty" D-662 @Slopes South Gilze-Rijen
Replies: 0
Views: 565

"Lady Liberty" D-662 @Slopes South Gilze-Rijen

The Slopes South at Gilze-Rijen is a location where the helicopters of the Defense Helicopter Command (DHC) of the Royal Netherlands Air Force (KLu, RNLAF) come very close. After a long period of maintenance, the Lady Liberty finally came to Slopes South on Monday May 18, 2020. This Chinook with num...
by redskin301
Wed 10 Jun 2020, 8:59 am
Forum: Modern Military Photos
Topic: Playing with the "Blizzard" and "Porcupine" in Oirschot
Replies: 4
Views: 1630

Playing with the "Blizzard" and "Porcupine" in Oirschot

Last Wednesday (June 3rd) we had an excellent day with the guys of mainly the 298 Sqn RNLAF. In total two Chinooks "Blizzard" D-663 and "Porcupine" D-106 came by and made also several duo landings. At the end also a Cougar of the 300 squadron landed next to the Compound at the GLV-V. This helicopter...
by redskin301
Wed 10 Jun 2020, 8:52 am
Forum: Modern Military Photos
Topic: Prestwick 7th June 2020
Replies: 5
Views: 1570

Re: Prestwick 7th June 2020

Nice one. Still need to see the Kuwait AF C-17s :D
by redskin301
Wed 10 Jun 2020, 8:51 am
Forum: Modern Military Photos
Topic: Wet Pussies - Tiger Meet 2019
Replies: 6
Views: 2188

Re: Wet Pussies - Tiger Meet 2019

Loverly series. Personally I was also there. Despite the weather we had still some fun in France. Bad weather can be nice as well with all these contrails and burners. Keep up the good work :D
by redskin301
Mon 08 Jun 2020, 1:44 pm
Forum: Airshow & Aviation Videos
Topic: Nyatubaru Eagles + LUT Usage in this Video for Color Grading
Replies: 0
Views: 493

Nyatubaru Eagles + LUT Usage in this Video for Color Grading

The Japanese air base Nyatubaru is one of the large F-15 Eagle fields of the Japanese Air Force (Japan Air Self Defense Force, JASDF). Two squadrons of F-15J Eagles are based at this airport. The airport is very accessible for photography at several beautiful locations. In this video I first used LU...
by redskin301
Fri 05 Jun 2020, 2:31 pm
Forum: Modern Military Photos
Topic: RAF Fairford- 02/06/20
Replies: 3
Views: 1223

Re: RAF Fairford- 02/06/20

That's a very nice one, thanks for sharing :)
by redskin301
Fri 05 Jun 2020, 1:45 pm
Forum: Airshow & Aviation Videos
Topic: Akeno Airfield Japan; Blackhawk, Chinook, Cobra & Enstrom
Replies: 0
Views: 502

Akeno Airfield Japan; Blackhawk, Chinook, Cobra & Enstrom

This video was made at the Japanese helicopter base Akeno. The small air base of the Japanese Army is home to almost every type of helicopter in use by the JGSDF (Japan Ground Self Defense Force). On the south-eastern side of this airport you can take fantastic pictures. Helicopters fly by here at s...
by redskin301
Mon 01 Jun 2020, 1:53 pm
Forum: Airshow & Aviation Videos
Topic: Redskin 12, Single Apache, Hop Over to the Slopes
Replies: 0
Views: 469

Redskin 12, Single Apache, Hop Over to the Slopes

The helicopters of the Defense Helicopter Command (DHC) fly to the Slopes on Gilze-Rijen every day. The Slopes are two hills where landing exercises are performed on uneven terrain. This is a very important training for the crew of the helicopters, because it requires the utmost concentration of the...