What a surprise! The flying boat Beriev Be-200 is one of the weirdest aircraft I've ever seen.
What a surprise! Very, very rare visitor!
Returning in the end of the day, after firefighting...
[1600px] A great sight in Portugal. One of the Beriev Be-200ChS sent by Russian Ministry of Emergency Situations in order to assist in firefighting of forest fires captured in nice morning light.
On my way from Faro to Porto, I decided to visit Monte Real (LPMR) because I knew that three Beriev Be-200 were based there to support Portugal in firefighting operations, but I never thought that... (more)
Going for firefighting, two at a time.