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by P.Terlouw
16 Jul 2018, 21:59
Forum: Military Aviation News
Topic: 16JUL2018: Romanian AF IAR-99 crash
Replies: 0
Views: 767

16JUL2018: Romanian AF IAR-99 crash

Bad times for the Romanian Air Force as today an IAR-99 Soim crashed near Bacau. The 2 pilots ejected safely. A military aircraft IAR 99 Soim, belonging to the Bacau Garrison has crashed in Nicolae Balcescu commune in Bacau county on Monday. Two pilots were on board, but they managed to save themsel...
by P.Terlouw
19 Nov 2017, 12:05
Forum: Japan
Topic: REQ: mil spotting around Tokyo
Replies: 12
Views: 4710

Re: REQ: mil spotting around Tokyo

That will be Yokota and Atsugi but don't expect much.
by P.Terlouw
15 Nov 2017, 20:41
Forum: Military Aviation News
Topic: New camouflage on Japanese Phantom
Replies: 7
Views: 2172

Re: New camouflage on Japanese Phantom

I think it is a one off paint scheme for the upcoming airshow this weekend.
by P.Terlouw
28 Apr 2017, 22:28
Forum: Military Aviation News
Topic: twoseat FC-1/JF-17 Thunder first flight
Replies: 0
Views: 796

twoseat FC-1/JF-17 Thunder first flight

On 27th April 2017 the first twoseat FC-1/JF-17 Thunder made its maiden flight.

Small video impression can be found here: http://mil.huanqiu.com/milmovie/2017-04/10554065.html
by P.Terlouw
06 Mar 2017, 21:52
Forum: Spotting Netherlands
Topic: Pictures Semour Johnson F4E at Soesterberg in the 80,s
Replies: 10
Views: 3528

Re: Pictures Semour Johnson F4E at Soesterberg in the 80,s

deze twee kwamen van de cross servicing.
by P.Terlouw
06 Mar 2017, 21:17
Forum: Spotting Netherlands
Topic: Pictures Semour Johnson F4E at Soesterberg in the 80,s
Replies: 10
Views: 3528

Re: Pictures Semour Johnson F4E at Soesterberg in the 80,s

here are the ones from 28th August 1985 http://i122.photobucket.com/albums/o262/pterlouw/085_filtered_zpskyybv1lu.jpg http://i122.photobucket.com/albums/o262/pterlouw/086_filtered_zpsj8rrgx8d.jpg http://i122.photobucket.com/albums/o262/pterlouw/087_filtered_zpsctccdsdo.jpg http://i122.photobucket.co...
by P.Terlouw
21 Feb 2017, 12:13
Forum: Spotting Netherlands
Topic: Tiger UHT Leusderheide
Replies: 2
Views: 2249

Tiger UHT Leusderheide

Currently overflying the Leusderheide near Soesterberg is German Army Tiger UHT 74+57
by P.Terlouw
05 Oct 2016, 11:49
Forum: Aviation Photo Forum
Topic: Wonsan International Air festival, North Korea
Replies: 33
Views: 13837

Re: Wonsan International Air festival, North Korea

Yes it is. She had a bit weird flare on landing with a high AOA but not descending, but when she did she came down pretty hard. Maybe she was a bit distracted because at the middle of the runway the North Korean spectators almost ran onto the runway which could be scary for every landing pilot. Che...
by P.Terlouw
04 Oct 2016, 21:07
Forum: Aviation Photo Forum
Topic: Wonsan International Air festival, North Korea
Replies: 33
Views: 13837

Re: Wonsan International Air festival, North Korea

Great report. Photo 21; is that the hard landing that is also shown on the video they released? Looks like it. https://youtu.be/VtK_OsSXaPE (Hard landing at 9:35) Yes it is. She had a bit weird flare on landing with a high AOA but not descending, but when she did she came down pretty hard. Maybe sh...
by P.Terlouw
02 Oct 2016, 17:37
Forum: Aviation Photo Forum
Topic: Wonsan International Air festival, North Korea
Replies: 33
Views: 13837

Re: Wonsan International Air festival, North Korea

VH3D wrote:Great shots. Thanks for sharing.
On the way out of NK. Did they check your SD/CF cards to look at the pictures?
no camera check at all. Only when entering the usual checks for literature and offensive materials, but all camera equipment were ok to pass.
by P.Terlouw
01 Oct 2016, 19:53
Forum: Aviation Photo Forum
Topic: Wonsan International Air festival, North Korea
Replies: 33
Views: 13837

Re: Wonsan International Air festival, North Korea

For those who have been there... for the flying do you need a large lens? like how much zoom? the flying program was being done against the sun? if so, were the spotters taken to a place with the sun behind? thanks for the info I only used a 17-55, 70-200 and a fixed 300mm which was more than enoug...
by P.Terlouw
29 Sep 2016, 16:53
Forum: Aviation Photo Forum
Topic: Wonsan International Air festival, North Korea
Replies: 33
Views: 13837

Re: Wonsan International Air festival, North Korea

Got any more pictures/photos of the "civvy" passenger aircraft :?: The "civvies" over there are all "GOV/government" anyway, even the illegally-copied Cessna 172s -and the ultralights... :wink: sure! :D 26. http://i122.photobucket.com/albums/o262/pterlouw/DSC_8612kopie_zpsg5hqnngw.jpg 27. http://i1...
by P.Terlouw
29 Sep 2016, 14:39
Forum: Aviation Photo Forum
Topic: Wonsan International Air festival, North Korea
Replies: 33
Views: 13837

Re: Wonsan International Air festival, North Korea

17. http://i122.photobucket.com/albums/o262/pterlouw/DSC_7554kopie_zpscsomqrfs.jpg 18. http://i122.photobucket.com/albums/o262/pterlouw/DSC_6649kopie_zpsbp5bmzlq.jpg 19. http://i122.photobucket.com/albums/o262/pterlouw/DSC_6160kopie_zpswh3y4hs3.jpg 20. http://i122.photobucket.com/albums/o262/pterlou...
by P.Terlouw
28 Sep 2016, 16:56
Forum: Aviation Photo Forum
Topic: Wonsan International Air festival, North Korea
Replies: 33
Views: 13837

Wonsan International Air festival, North Korea

I just returned from the Wonsan International Air Festival held in North Korea at Wonsan/Kalma Airport on the eastcoast of North Korea. And what a trip it was!! Although it was mentioned the North Korean Air Force would attend, I was still sceptical about that. But to our surprise 2 MiG-29's, 3 MiG-...