SA 10/5/2008 : FIRST DAY OF A 3 DAY-TRIP TO SWITZERLAND
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PREPARING FOR AN EARLY MORNING FLIGHT ZUIENKERKE - SWITZERLAND


TOON


AT FL55 FROM THE FRENCH BOARDER TO TIL CHATEL


LFET : TIL CHATEL IN SIGHT


TURNING FINAL RWY 02.


AT TIL CHATEL CLUBHOUSE


PASSING THE SWISS BOARDER AND CLIMBING TO FL70 TO PASS OVER THE RIDGE TO LAKE NEUCHATEL


LAKE NEUCHATEL IN SIGHT AND STILL SOME SNOW AT THE TOP..

LSGN NEUCHATEL IN SIGHT


SHORT FINAL 05


YES, WE'RE IN SWISS


A PICTURE FOR THE ARCHIVES..

FLIGHT TO LSGT GRUYERES, PASSING NEUCHATEL TOWN


16 MINUTES TO GO


SWISS LANDSCAPE


REAL MOUNTAINS COMING CLOSER..


INTO THE VALLEY NEAR BULLE


FIRST FLIGHT IN THE MOUNTAINS.. (WHAT A FEELING !)


DESCENDING TO CIRCUIT HEIGHT LSGT GRUYERES


DOWNWIND 35


TURNING BASE PASSING THE TOWN & FORTRESS OF GRUYERES


TURNING FINAL


FINAL 35


FULL CONCENTRATION ON LANDING


AT LSGT GRUYERES


LOTS OF PARADROP ACTIVITY


FLY & BIKE, THAT'S AIRSPORT


REALLY A NICE PLACE !!


VISIT TO A GRUYERE CHEESE CELLAR


PLANE WELL SECURED FOR THE NIGHT-ALL OUR LUGGAGE IN A DELHAIZE SACK


BIKING BACK TO TOWN



SPRINGTIME


OLD MEDIEVAL ENTRANCE TO THE TOWN


VIEW FROM OUR HOTELROOM


AMBIENCE SWISS


SWISS STONE GRILL


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