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  1. Marcel

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    "Volkel in de wolken" is a little airshow near the NATO airbase of Volkel. It's mainly focussed on entertaining people with aerobatics and nifty little airplanes. But this beauty also sailed by. Enjoy:
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    Nice shots Marcel. It looks like the starboard wing sponson was being a little uncooperative.
     
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    #3 Marcel, May 26, 2014
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    Well, I think they did that on purpose. Sometimes the other was out as well and sometimes they were both in.

    As for the pics. It was a great day, sun and all, but unfortunately the sun was in the wrong spot for pictures. The quality is not what I'm used to. Still nice, however.

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    Beautiful pics!
     
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    Great pics Marcel! :thumbright:
     
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    Great shots Marcel!
     
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    Great shots of a graceful bird. Thanks Marcel.

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    What a nice treat, thanks for sharing the photos!
     
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    Very nice, something a little different in terms of markings. Two thumbs up.

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    Very nice, Marcel. I remember that aircraft when it wore its camouflage scheme with the orange triangles, very distinctive.
     
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    #14 fubar57, Jun 2, 2014
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    Nice find Mr Malby. Thanks for the link.

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    Yes, I made pictures of the bird back than in the old analogue age. I should scan them and post them....
     
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    Nice shots Marcel.
     
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