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by Joris van Boven
27 Sep 2008, 16:59
Forum: Aviation Photo Forum
Topic: France 25-09-2008 PCTAM, Reims and Mourmelon
Replies: 4
Views: 1533

It's a DRAC, portable UAV for ground forces http://www.eads.com/1024/en/investor/News_and_Events/news_ir/2005/2005/en_20050110_drac.html" onclick="window.open(this.href);return false; Yes I know, it was very, very dusty in France. Each time a set of tanks or choppers passed by, a lot of sand/dust co...
by Joris van Boven
26 Sep 2008, 22:03
Forum: Aviation Photo Forum
Topic: France 25-09-2008 PCTAM, Reims and Mourmelon
Replies: 4
Views: 1533

France 25-09-2008 PCTAM, Reims and Mourmelon

Yesterday at Reims/Mourmelon was the annual PCTAM exercise (previously named PCAT and EMS). Clouds spoiled the show in the afternoon. All a/c flew from St Dizier, check http://www.scramble.nl/forum/viewtopic.php?t=45395" onclick="window.open(this.href);return false; for participants. Choppers and ta...
by Joris van Boven
01 Sep 2008, 08:03
Forum: Spotting Rest of Europe
Topic: Istres-le-Tubé (LFMI/QIE) - 2008
Replies: 3
Views: 1421

Some photos of their arrival can be seen on the french 'FOXALPHA' forum at http://www.foxalpha.com/forums/viewtopic.php?t=15355" onclick="window.open(this.href);return false;
by Joris van Boven
27 Aug 2008, 07:27
Forum: Spotting Rest of Europe
Topic: Mont de Marsan (LFBM) - 2008
Replies: 10
Views: 3369

They should arrive on Friday and depart on Monday.
No times avialable .......
by Joris van Boven
23 Aug 2008, 14:48
Forum: Photography
Topic: Looking for a Belgian photographer / Creative shots..
Replies: 20
Views: 4121

If you really want to become astonished, please visit Françoise's site
http://fguile.free.fr/AirandFeel/index.html .

I tried it myself, but a close-up is not always an artistic close-up.
Françoise can show you how artistic close-up can be made of aircraft, the snake will tell you.

Joris
by Joris van Boven
09 Aug 2008, 09:51
Forum: Photography
Topic: Fototassen mee in het vliegtuig?
Replies: 90
Views: 25312

Met een "Low Devider" kun je je laptop in je cameratas meenemen. Maar helaas heeft de Think Tank Airport International weer geen rugzakbanden. Lastig, want je wilt het liefst wielen én banden ! Vergelijk maar eens op: http://www.thinktankphoto.com/pdfs/ThinkTankPhotoAirportBagComparison.pdf Mijn ta...
by Joris van Boven
31 Jul 2008, 22:03
Forum: Spotting Rest of Europe
Topic: Chateauroux-Deols (LFLX) 2008
Replies: 4
Views: 1396

The Chateauroux forum (http://lflx.free.fr/phpBB2/" onclick="window.open(this.href);return false;) shows the Egyptian C-130 for the 24th.

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Jeudi 24
Départ C130 Egypt Air Force
Arrivée EH101 Royal Air Force
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(I am registered on the lflx forum due to my holidays in july, nearby the field)
by Joris van Boven
23 Jul 2008, 23:19
Forum: Aviation Photo Forum
Topic: Bad weather shots
Replies: 52
Views: 13078

Avord, just before the rain started on July 13th
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by Joris van Boven
03 Jul 2008, 22:45
Forum: Airshow news!
Topic: Bastille Day - Paris 14 July
Replies: 37
Views: 12128

Although this is not quite a photo topic, here a photo from Chateaudun this week, note the left smoker :lol:
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(photo Maurice Danos)

The reason that they use Chateaudun is because the runway has the same direction as the Champs Elysee.
by Joris van Boven
27 Jun 2008, 18:21
Forum: Aviation Photo Forum
Topic: Show me your CAG/CDR birds
Replies: 14
Views: 4902

CAG tail onboard USS Kennedy in 2002.
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And a complete view of the last ever Tomcat '00'
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by Joris van Boven
27 Jun 2008, 08:25
Forum: Aviation Photo Forum
Topic: Show me your CAG/CDR birds
Replies: 14
Views: 4902

This is a 'steamy CAG'
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by Joris van Boven
26 Jun 2008, 21:17
Forum: Gilze-Rijen & GRAS
Topic: GRAS REIZEN.....Waarom zou ik er nog mee doorgaan???
Replies: 23
Views: 5613

.... Maarja.....dit waren wel "professionele" luchtvaartfotografen en geen spotters dus daar gelden misschien andere gedragsregels voor? (nee....ik wil geen andere discussie aanzwengelen) ... Grtz henk Troost je met de gedachte dat het allemaal 'gewoon spotters' waren, want de media-dag voor deze m...
by Joris van Boven
26 Jun 2008, 07:54
Forum: Aviation Photo Forum
Topic: Ocean Tigers
Replies: 1
Views: 1190

Ocean Tigers

Already a small example of Landivisiau yesterday
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by Joris van Boven
13 Jun 2008, 19:55
Forum: Airshow news!
Topic: Bastille Day - Paris 14 July
Replies: 37
Views: 12128

The best place should be on top of the Eiffel Tower, but that is completely off limits that day :cry:
by Joris van Boven
31 May 2008, 22:00
Forum: Aviation Photo Forum
Topic: Landmacht Open Dagen
Replies: 19
Views: 4937

You have to be there very early :!: This afternoon they closed down access to the stands 30 minutes before the start. Capacity of the stands is very, very limited, compared to the number of visitors. Didn't made a photo today and went home early :cry: Last time at Oirschot, there was plenty opportun...