Just landed on runway 15 after 3 Rafale's M.
Landing runway 31
S/n 472 - C/n 312472 - Coded as '312-JQ', this aircraft has already more than 10 years activities in French Air Force ! Came for the Open Day @ FNI this year... nice ! :-)
An unusual sight for Leeds, however hopefully more familiar in the future. Two Saudi C130s Night stopping before departing to the US.
A short overnight stay before departing to the US.
Parking overnight before departing to the US
Close-up of a French Air Force Tucano (code: 312-JQ; cn:312472) from DV15.300, with special "Tiger" markings applied to the tail-fin and nose section. KB-tower in the background.
Climbing out from a misty Manchester with great vortex from the props.
France Air Force 4040 Departing to Goose Bay from 24R.
Low-viz Tiger makrings
A pleasant change to see a Saudi Hercules movement on a Sunday morning. Just starting the take off run down 24L.