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by Buccaneer S.2B
20 Apr 2009, 00:14
Forum: Spotting Netherlands
Topic: Groesbeek, Nationaal Bevrijdingsmuseum 1940-1945
Replies: 2
Views: 847

Re: Groesbeek, Nationaal Bevrijdingsmuseum 1940-1945

Ooops !!!

Ofcourse it's on Dutch soil, although the Wylerbaan leads you directly to the tiny German village of Wyler...................
Maybe the moderator can move these posts to the correct forum ?

Regards,
Remco
by Buccaneer S.2B
19 Apr 2009, 22:38
Forum: Spotting Netherlands
Topic: Groesbeek, Nationaal Bevrijdingsmuseum 1940-1945
Replies: 2
Views: 847

Groesbeek, Nationaal Bevrijdingsmuseum 1940-1945

Good evening, Saturday the 4th of April the so called "Nationaal Bevrijdingsmuseum 1940-1945" was visited. The museum is located at: Wylerbaan 4, 6561KR Groesbeek Opening times: Monday till Saturday 10.00/17.00, Sunday 12.00/17.00 Admission: €6,50 A few aviation-related items are exhibited (all insi...
by Buccaneer S.2B
19 Apr 2009, 22:30
Forum: Vintage, warbirds and wrecks & relics
Topic: Twisteden - Irrland Park
Replies: 35
Views: 13881

Re: Twisteden - Irrland Park

Hans, thx for the link ! Next time I'll have a better look........... To be complete entirely: The address of the Irrland Freizeitpark is: Am Scheidweg , D-47624 Kevelaer/Twisteden Opening times: 15 April/25 October 09.00/20.00 (!), during the summer holiday 09.00/21.00 (untill sunset) Admission: a ...
by Buccaneer S.2B
19 Apr 2009, 21:03
Forum: Vintage, warbirds and wrecks & relics
Topic: Twisteden - Irrland Park
Replies: 35
Views: 13881

Re: Twisteden - Irrland Park

Good evening, Yesterday (Saturday the 18th of April) I spent a day a the Irrland Freizeitpark in Twisteden. While my children were having fun, the "old man" spent some time thoroughly checking the airframes present........... At Irrland-Nord three airframes were present. First of all the PZL-101, in...
by Buccaneer S.2B
09 Apr 2009, 22:28
Forum: Vintage, warbirds and wrecks & relics
Topic: Super Cub OO-GDE (ex BLa L32) at Sovet (near Florennes)
Replies: 0
Views: 1130

Super Cub OO-GDE (ex BLa L32) at Sovet (near Florennes)

Good evening, Maybe of interest for (ex) mil spotters going to Florennes: At the private airstrip of Sovet, owned by Richard d'Huart with a nice castle (!) adjacent to the strip, is a PA18 Super Cub based not being mentionned in the well-known publications (EMOOS2007). This is: OO-GDE, Piper PA18-13...
by Buccaneer S.2B
25 Feb 2009, 20:53
Forum: Helispot
Topic: Swiss heliports: Würenlingen & Sembrancher
Replies: 0
Views: 585

Swiss heliports: Würenlingen & Sembrancher

Good evening, Preparing a may-planned trip to Switserland extensive googling provided info regarding exact locations of almost all Swiss heliports. Just two exact locations left (Würenlingen & Sembrancher heliprts), maybe somebody around who's can solve this missing puzzle and provide me exact locat...
by Buccaneer S.2B
18 Jan 2009, 23:57
Forum: Helispot
Topic: Long-shot: 7 BGS Puma's at Frankfurt 14-06-1986 !
Replies: 0
Views: 564

Long-shot: 7 BGS Puma's at Frankfurt 14-06-1986 !

Good evening, A long shot, from times computers didn't even exist: Saturday the 14th of June 1986 (one day prior to the open house held at Rhein-Main) we arrived at noon for our first visit ever to Frankfurt. Just entering the so called "Besucherterasse", we saw 7 (!) BGS Puma's leaving the tarmac. ...
by Buccaneer S.2B
18 Jan 2009, 23:46
Forum: Helispot
Topic: Log Germany Sat 27-12-08 & question Kassel-Calden
Replies: 11
Views: 1922

Re: Log Germany Sat 27-12-08 & question Kassel-Calden

Good evening Jack, Thanks for the correction. Scramble 356 (Jan09) provided some usefull information: D-HAXA, flown to Kassel 12-12-08. D-HAXG, (special markings ), flown to Kassel 12-12-08 D-HAXL, (basic green BP colurs), by road to Kassel 06-11-08 D-HAXP, (white colours), by road to Kassel 06-11-0...
by Buccaneer S.2B
11 Jan 2009, 21:34
Forum: Spotting Germany
Topic: Saarbrücken (EDDR/SCN) - 2009 CIV
Replies: 72
Views: 7833

Re: Saarbrücken (EDDR/SCN) - 2009

Hello Peter,

Thanks for your reply !
Usefull information for my planned trip to Saarland in February.

Regards,
Remco
by Buccaneer S.2B
11 Jan 2009, 21:28
Forum: Helispot
Topic: Question: S-64 Skycrane at Hermeskeil
Replies: 5
Views: 1960

Re: Question: S-64 Skycrane at Hermeskeil

Good evening all, Thx for all the replies ! Lars: looking at the story you found regarding the history of the German Skycranes combined with c/n plate swapping possibility mentioned & information found by W&R, it seems to my humble opninion logic the Hermeskeil cockpit section is indeed c/n 64-003, ...
by Buccaneer S.2B
11 Jan 2009, 21:18
Forum: Helispot
Topic: Log Germany Sat 27-12-08 & question Kassel-Calden
Replies: 11
Views: 1922

Re: Log Germany Sat 27-12-08 & question Kassel-Calden

Hello Jos,

Thx for the gap-filling reply !

regards,
Remco
by Buccaneer S.2B
11 Jan 2009, 01:31
Forum: Spotting Germany
Topic: Saarbrücken (EDDR/SCN) - 2009 CIV
Replies: 72
Views: 7833

Re: Saarbrücken (EDDR/SCN) - 2009

Good evening,

Nice to see your logs !
One question: the Do328 JET's of Cirrus, do they fly regular services or are they based at Saarbrücken ?

regards,
Remco
by Buccaneer S.2B
11 Jan 2009, 00:02
Forum: Helispot
Topic: Question: S-64 Skycrane at Hermeskeil
Replies: 5
Views: 1960

Question: S-64 Skycrane at Hermeskeil

Good evening Preserved at the Hermeskeil museum is the nose section of a Sikorsky S-64 Skycrane. According to several sources it should be the D-9511, c/n 64-003. However found on the net was: c/n 64-003, S64A modified to S64E. Registered as N306Y, D-9511, LA+113, N6960R, PK-OBU, N6960R, C-GJZK, N17...
by Buccaneer S.2B
01 Jan 2009, 15:15
Forum: Spotting Germany
Topic: Log Hannover-Laatzen Luftfahrt Museum 27-12-08
Replies: 1
Views: 1451

Log Hannover-Laatzen Luftfahrt Museum 27-12-08

Good afternoon, Located in the southern suburbs of Hannover (Ulmerstraße 2 Laatzen, open Tuesday-Sunday 10.00/17.00) is this small but interesting museum. Entrance fee is €8,00. Photographing conditions are like almost any museum: not very well, but with some effort some nice pictures can be capture...
by Buccaneer S.2B
30 Dec 2008, 20:21
Forum: Helispot
Topic: Log Germany Sat 27-12-08 & question Kassel-Calden
Replies: 11
Views: 1922

Re: Log Germany Sat 27-12-08 & question Kassel-Calden

Hello everybody, Thx for all the replies. Indeed two typo's, D-HBJA & D-HMDX are ofcourse the winning ones ! Especially for Patrick: the choppers can all be seen from outside, but hardly be photographed. From inside (entrance fee is a mere €3,50) the possibilities are slightly better, but not ideal....