Absolutely a rare motive! This is the instructor airframe of the german navy.
Ex US-Navy 161007
You can still see the overpainted markings
For me the first tome I saw this bird!
The RAAF's maritime surveillance aircraft makes a nice smokey takeoff for a rather slow demo flight.
One of four Orions taking part in Exercise Cable Car, providing extra support whilst the G8 Summit is taking place in Ireland.
'Sword 45' Touch and goes during the last rays of sunset. Notice the added Dome above the cockpit. 1500 pixels
during the phantom-pharewell
fly out ETHC 2013
'EAGLE 22' on the circuit during sunset.
[1600 pxls] Arrived from Sigonella for touch n go's training.
The new special-paint "100 Jahre Marineflieger" (100 years naval-aviation)