Arriving with VP Dick Cheney for a $10,000 a plate lunch.
Taxxing out for take off from runway 32.
Climbing out of runway 32. A very welcomed rare visitor to our shores.
c/s: SAM086; unit: 89th AW / 1st AS. Perfect side view at point of rotation via rwy 32.
A welcomed surprise visitor. Morning take off runway 32.
Awesome colour scheme.
Now this something we do not see very often in Malta. The two pilots are waving!!!! Not even Air Malta pilots wave here in Malta!...anyways..10x for the wave captain.
On the climbout of runway 32.
98-0001 FIRST TIME IN MALTA
Short take-off, on a windy and overcast day. An aircraft which is a rare sight on the islands.
c/s: SAM086; unit: 89th AW / 1st AS. Ramp shot at Park 9 Stand 8L.
Such a clean plane.
Transporting Condoleeza Rice for her Australian visit.
The plane that brought Dr Rice to Australia for her visit sitting idle in the Eastern Park.
Seen upon departure on runway 26R, with Minister of Foreign Affairs, Ms Condaleezza Rice on board, onward to Romania