Rolling off Rwy 25 , for the last "Tiger-TK" in a nice autumn light! What a great sight and sound that was in the valley!
This low light on their recovery was simply stunning, with the typcial backdrop in Sion!
This Phantom entered service in November 1973 and served as a test platform for her entire career. Her last flight took her from Manching to Jever on July 27, 2013, where she was to be scrapped. However the SS-N-2 Styx was an rather unusual payload for an
Anatolian Eagle 2012-2 - One of the reason I flew to Konya, were 8 Royal Saudi Air Force Tornado IDS from 75 Sqdn, which still flew in the desert camo. Instead a rather boring grey , nowadays used by many Air Forces!
The North Rhine-Westphalia Police Helicopter Unit performing annual water-rescue training on the Rhine River in cooperation with police divers. In this “Kufenrettung” technique, the skids of the helicopter enter the water.