Posts By Frank
AEROSEUM, Goteborg (Sweden) September 2022October 25, 2022 | Frank
This large underground hangar was operated by the Swedish Air Force as a safe place to house the J29 Tunnans of no. 9 Wing, based at Save airfield. ; the deep excavated facility, 30 metres below the surface, was built … Read More
Kleine Brogel Spottersday 2022June 29, 2020 | Frank
On 10 September 2022 a (wet) spottersday was organized by the Belgian Air Force at Kleine Brogel AB. Due to very bad weather many participants cancelled their acts….
Spottersday Kleine Brogel (B), 11 september 2021January 4, 2020 | Frank
To accommodate the 2021 Sanicole/Helchteren airshow (Helchteren is just a grass-strip), the performing aircraft used Kleine Brogel for their take-offs and landings. The 10th Wing of KB kindly organized a spottersday for that occasion, thus giving thousands of enthusiasts the … Read More
Yugoslav Aviation Museum, April 2018June 18, 2018 | Frank 1
A huge glass, donut-like structure, 500 meters from the terminal of “Nicola Tesla”, Belgrade main airport houses the Yugoslav aviation museum. A stunning building intended to showcase the masterpieces of the Yugoslav aviation industry.
1970 Tiger Meet, Kleine Brogel (B)May 2, 2018 | Frank
In July 1970 no. 31 squadron of the Belgian Air Force hosted the annual NATO Tiger Meet.
OMAN Armed Forces Museum, Muscat November 2017December 14, 2017 | Frank 1
In November 2017 Frank had the opportunity to spend a few minutes in the Armed Forces Museum of Oman: an extensive collection of weaponry, with a.o. a few airframes that once belonged to the inventory of the Sultan of Oman Air Force.
BASE VISIT Goetsenhoven (B), April 1977December 12, 2017 | Frank
n April 1977 Frank was allowed to visit the Elementary Flying School of the Belgian Air Force, based at Goetsenhove/Gossoncourt. Read More
FLUGWERFT Aviation Museum, September 2017October 15, 2017 | Frank
In September 2017 Frank visited the “Flugwerft” in Oberschleissheim: an aviation museum, subsidiary of the famous Deutsches Museum (German Museum).
WARBIRDS at the Zoersel/Malle Fly-in August 2017August 21, 2017 | Frank
It is always a pleasure to visit the annual fly-in at Zoersel/Malle airfield (Belgium).
Base visit Bierset (B), May 1970June 29, 2017 | Frank
In May 1970 Frank was allowed to visit the Belgian Air Force base of Bierset, at that time home of no. 42 recce squadron (flying the RF-84F Thunderflash) and of the T-33A equipped VZZ Flight.