MONOGRAPH – MDD F / A 18 Hornet Swiss Air Force

The first copy of the mighty fighter-American bomber was delivered to the Swiss Air Force 23 January 1997. to then carries out surveillance of the airspace of the Swiss Confederation. The race to choose a replacement fighter Dassault Mirage III in Air Force files saw several contenders: in addition to the twin-jet McDonnell Douglas it was offered the Northrop F 20, cousin well …

2014 – Payerne AIR14 – Antonov An 26 cockpit

6 September 2014 – Payerne The first day of the 2nd weekend of Air14 ended. The audience starts to flow and, to not get stuck in traffic, I decided to photograph me calmly static, taking advantage of the light rasa sunset. L'Antonov 26 is a plane that has always fascinated me very. I've flown over now 25 years ago …

2013 – Mollis CH – Zigermeet 2013

Mollis – 7 September 2013 It took place today, information about Mollis, in the Canton of Glarus, lo Zigermeet 2013. The condimeteo announced it perfect and so was. Since the entry into airport, in the morning at 9,00 about, the sky was clear, the fresh air and the warm sun. Airport Mollis is located in the middle of a valley, the track is …

2012 - Tante Ju a Meiringen

19 May 2012 - Meiringen Flugplatz And here we are, for the 3rd time this year, in the beautiful airport Meiringen. The occasion is the arrival of a beautiful old, still very spry. It is a three-engined Junkers Ju Ju Air 52/3m the company that will perform today some tourist flights over the Bernese Alps. The plane arrives at 8.45 and looks new, in spite of …

2010 – Kecskemet

Kecskemet - 7-8 August 2010 The 2010 was, per me, The Year of Contact. Indeed, we have, first, crossed the Iron Curtain. With the APR Pierpaolo 2010 (Air Force Summer Away) l'abbiamo fatta in Kecskemet, in Hungary ! It was years since we heard about the tattoo Europe and so we went to check it out yourself: it was worth it, …

2005 – Mil Mi 24 Hind Walkaround

3 September 2005 – We are here addressed in Friuli Friuli Looking for information about the anniversary of the Frecce Tricolori. The concentration of specific aircraft and exotic is particularly high, but this I 24 Hind D Aviation Hungarian tickles me a lot. Around there is a lot of people and you can approach freely. I start to photograph the interior and, since no protest, …

1989 – Cuba

September / October 1989 – Let's go back to Cuba many years: there was still the Berlin Wall. For this reason, Cuba, In addition to landscapes and a fantastic sea, was also interested in aircraft enthusiasts, Having great chance to see a little’ of aeronautical material behind the Iron Curtain. Check Out 21 September: will of Milan Malpensa (was not yet divided into terminal 1 and …