Airbus A400M of 15th Wing Air Transport Belgian Air Force
June 4, 2023

Open Door 15th Wing Belgian Air Force

The 15th Wing Air Transport of the Belgian Air Force turns 75 this year. And they’ve celebrated their anniversary with an open door. They’re...

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Boeing CH-47 Chinook of the 12th CAB US Amy
December 22, 2022

Exercise Falcon Autumn

I stumbled on a tweet from the Royal Dutch Air Force announcing exercise Falcon Autumn. It’s an exercise to train airborne operations that was...

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McDonnell Douglas F/A-18 Hornet of the Swiss Air Force at Axalp 2022 Airshow
November 19, 2022

2022 Axalp Airshow

The Axalp Fliegerschiessen Airshow is set in the Swiss Alps. It is basically an air show where F/A-18 Hornets of the Swiss Air Force...

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PZL W-3 Sokol
November 17, 2022

Sanicole Airshow 2022 Review

The US Air Force F-35 demo and the Belgian Air Force F-16 demo were the highlights of the Sanicole Airshow weekend for me. But...

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Belgian Air Force demo pilot Vrieske flying his Dream Viper F-16
November 15, 2022

Sanicole Airshow Presents the Belgian Air Force

You can always count on a strong presence of the Belgian Air Force at Sanicole airshow. The show is heavily and brilliantly supported by...

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Belgian Air Force demo pilot Vrieske flying his Dream Viper F-16
November 4, 2022

Close Encounters with the Dream Viper

Our new Belgian Air Force F-16 demonstration team was one of the highlights of the Sanicole airshow for me. Cdt Steven De Vries–callsign Vrieske–and...

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Lockheed Martin F-35 Lightning II Demo from the US Air Force at the 2022 Sanicole Air Show
September 22, 2022

Lightning Does Strike Twice

We got treated to a very special demo at the 2022 Sanicole air show. We saw the only presentation of the US Air Force’s...

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AVRO Lancaster over Sanicole Airfield
May 11, 2022

AVRO Lancaster Over My Hometown

On the 5th of May, the Dutch celebrate their liberation from Nazi Germany and the end of the 2nd World War in the Netherlands....

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2021 XTM X-Tiger of Belgian Air Force 31SQN
November 17, 2021

The 2021 XTM X-TIGER

The NATO Tiger Meet is a yearly tradition. Each year, squadrons from NATO Air Forces that carry a tiger in their emblem get together...

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Northrop Grumman E-2 Hawkeye of the French Navy
November 8, 2021

Hug a Hawkeye

The Northrop Grumman E-2C Hawkeye is a remarkable airplane. It is 17.6m long and has a wingspan of 24.6m. Its a carrier-capable tactical airborne...

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