Joop de Groot's Photo Gallery

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Aircraft and aiport photos are sorted separately. Airport photos always shown after aircraft photos.

5602 @ LFAD - 2000 ALAT open house
5602 @ LFAD
229 @ LFSR - The Mirage F1CT still soldiers on.
229 @ LFSR
213 @ LFYG - This former Cambrai-Epinoy base flight Magister is now preserved at Nearby Cambrai-Niergnies.
213 @ LFYG
135 @ LFQI - 1993 open house at Cmbrai air base
135 @ LFQI
2026 @ LFQI - The only Tiger called aircraft type in the 2011 Tiger Meet.
2026 @ LFQI
1017 @ EBBL - Kleine Brogel open house 1995
1017 @ EBBL
1013 @ LFAD - ALAT open house 2000
1013 @ LFAD
5397 @ EBLG - ETM01.040 at the Bierset Helidays 2005
5397 @ EBLG
81 @ LFQI - Rarely seen SAR Dauphin of the French Navy.
81 @ LFQI
150 @ LFMI - Istres open house
150 @ LFMI
625 @ LFQP - Navy participation at the French Army open house.
625 @ LFQP
91 @ LFMO - part of the collection 'Les Amis de la 5ème Escadre' in the town of Orange.
91 @ LFMO
55 @ LFMO - In the town of Orange is a small museum which houses a great many air frames. This Alize is one of these.
55 @ LFMO
E41 @ LFMI - Patrouille de France
E41 @ LFMI
E165 @ LFMI - Patrouille de France
E165 @ LFMI
129 @ ETNS - Static of the 1988 Schleswig-Jager open house. As Schleswig was a naval air station than lots of naval aircraft showed up.
129 @ ETNS
95 @ LFMI - The Epsilon was all white during almost its entire carreer. Now that it is being withdrawn grey examples are turning up.
95 @ LFMI
E140 @ LFMI - Although the new coding system has been introduced some time ago this Alpha Jet has its oldcode still in place.
E140 @ LFMI
F-ZBFS @ LFMI - always nice to see these dedicated seaplanes
F-ZBFS @ LFMI
342 @ LFMI - Nice paintjob on the trials Falcon
342 @ LFMI
6116 @ LFMI - In service with the trials unit Centre d'Essais en Vol.
6116 @ LFMI
R86 @ LFSR - The French Transalls certainly have seen better times.
R86 @ LFSR
E130 @ LFMI - Nice line up of the Patrouille de France.
E130 @ LFMI
5534 @ LFMO - Fennec of ETM01.040 'Moselle'
5534 @ LFMO
5455 @ LFMO - AS-555AN of EH05.067 'Alpilles'
5455 @ LFMO
31 @ LFTW - Atlantic gate guard in de twilight of the day. Picture was taken around 20.00 hours.
31 @ LFTW
E46 @ LFMI - Unlike most Patrouille de France aircraft E36 does not have a registration in the F-TER series. Ir carries F-UHRF on the fuselage.
E46 @ LFMI
160 @ EBLG - visitor to the 2003 Heli Days at Bierset. Still an impressive machine!
160 @ EBLG
111 @ LFSR - Seen in the dispersal area during the 1991 open house.
111 @ LFSR
66 @ LFSL - Seen in the dispersal area during the 1991 Toul-Rosières open house.
66 @ LFSL
79 @ FLIXTON - Preserved in the Norfolk and Suffolk Air Museum.
79 @ FLIXTON
155 @ LFQP - Air Force participation during this Army open house
155 @ LFQP
E25 @ LFQI - on the flightline of the 1998 open house.
E25 @ LFQI
47 @ EBBL - 24F visit to Kleine Brogel.
47 @ EBBL
1232 @ LFQP - at the Phalsbourg open house
1232 @ LFQP
23 @ EBBE - This 12F machine was one of the last F-8E(FN) I ever saw. Not much later it was modernized for an additional number of service years.
23 @ EBBE
E97 @ EBBL - landing at Kleine Brogel for the Tiger Meet
E97 @ EBBL
54 @ LFSX - Static of the Luxeuil open house.
54 @ LFSX
202 @ LFQI - Cambrai open house 1998.
202 @ LFQI
2028 @ LFAD - This Alouette II is now preserved as gate guard at Compiègne.
2028 @ LFAD
2531 @ BRUSSELS - This French AF Caudron is preserved in the Army Museum in Brussels.
2531 @ BRUSSELS
F-ZBDQ @ LFQQ - The Alouette III was at watch at the apron of the Securité Civile at Lille Lesquin.
F-ZBDQ @ LFQQ
E134 @ LFQI - Special colours with 4c1 badge. Seen at the Cambrai open house in 1996.
E134 @ LFQI
R207 @ EBBL - The Hechtel air show brought some foreign visitors to Kleine Brogel.
R207 @ EBBL
E63 @ EBFN - Patrouille de France aircraft
E63 @ EBFN
E59 @ LFSL - We visited Toul on our way back from Switzerland. A nice combination!
E59 @ LFSL
133 @ LFSX - We visited the Luxeuil open house on our way back from Swistzerland. It was nice to photograph the aircraft on the static as a bonus.
133 @ LFSX
130 @ LFQI - The Epsilon is now being withdrawn.
130 @ LFQI
5153 @ LBPD - In 2001 the French AF participated in the Co-operative Key exercise with this Hercules.
5153 @ LBPD
5150 @ EBBR - Seen in the static park of the 1992 Melsbroek open house.
5150 @ EBBR
5144 @ EGXW - In May 1995 a deployment of Mirage 2000 was at Waddington for exercises over the ACMI range. ET 2/61 maintained the life line to France.
5144 @ EGXW
1517 @ LFPB - This Alouette was on the static of the 2002 Salon at Le Bourget.
1517 @ LFPB
F49 @ LFQI - This Transall performed some transport flight during the local air day.
F49 @ LFQI
45 @ LFSL - This trainer was seen during the Toul Open House in 1991.
45 @ LFSL
53 @ LFQI - The Mirage IV was an impressive aircraft to see.
53 @ LFQI
F-ZBET @ EHAM - Two Securité Civile Firecats were passing through Amsterdam; a nice surprise!
F-ZBET @ EHAM
F-ZVMV @ LFPB - This aircraft flew as testbed with the French AF. Now it has been repainted in the colours of Air France.
F-ZVMV @ LFPB
1013 @ LFAD - ADN in front is in standard European colours; ADA in the back has desert camo.
1013 @ LFAD
A61 @ LFSL - When returning from the Gulf region the French Jaguard appeared to be painted in a fresh light brown camouflage. This colours were retained for a couple of years.
A61 @ LFSL
5591 @ LFAD - It took quite a while, but after all the public had disappeared we were finally able to photograph the aircraft on the static of the Comiègne open house.
5591 @ LFAD
4142 @ LFAD - Spectacular take off during the Compiègne Air Day.
4142 @ LFAD
24 @ LFQI - As happened to more French designed aircraft the Alizé was bought only by the French armed forces.
24 @ LFQI
1544 @ EHLW - This Gazelle made a long trip to get to the Leeuwarden open house.
1544 @ EHLW
3853 @ LFQP - One of the many helicopters that can be found on the French Army base.
3853 @ LFQP