08/2009 : TRIP FROM ZUIENKERKE TO DUXFORD (UK)
---- SAT 08/08 : EBZU - EBOS - EGMD - STOKE - EGSU ---------
---- SUN 09/08 : EGSU - CROMER - EGMD - EBOS - EBZU ------
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EARLY MORNING START AT ZUIENKERKE


FIRST LEG : EBZU-EBOS OSTEND AIRPORT - REQUIRED PASSING CUSTOMS : FLIGHT TO A NON-SHENGEN COUNTRY


AT EBOS APRON3 & READY FOR DEPARTURE


NIEUWPOORT HARBOUR
ALONG THE COASTLINE TO CALAIS & CROSSING THE CHANNEL TO DOVER
LOW CLOUDS BUT VISIBILITY IN LYDD REPORTED OK


WHITE CLIFFS OF DOVER


PASSING DOVER

ALONG THE COASTLINE TO LYDD


EGMD LYDD FOR PASSING THE UK CUSTOMS

JULIEN NAVIGATOR - VISIBILITY GETTING BETTER -
FLIGHT TO STOKE-MEDWAY (50KM EAST OF LONDON)


AT STOKE-MEDWAY


PREPARING FOR THE NEXT LEG TO DUXFORD


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AT EGSU DUXFORD


VISITING THE FAMOUS DUXFORD IMPERIAL WAR MUSEUM.


FROM ONE HISTORIC PLANE TO ANOTHER...


RESTAURATION IN PROGRESS..


NO RESTAURATION WITHOUT PASSION FOR FLYING


GANNET ANTI SUBMARINE AIRCRAFT - 3035HP DOUBLE TURBOPROP
TWO CONTRA-ROTATING PROPELLERS ON THE SAME SHAFT..


HISTRORIC SPITFIRE


MESSERSCHMITT Bf109E


MIG-21 ..


MONSTER HELE


JUNKERS JU52


JU 52 FRONTVIEW


JAPANESE ZERO TO BE RESTAURED.. (IT IS INDEED A WORKING MUSEUM..).


IN THE AMERICAN HALL


B52 STRATOFORTRESS


LOOKING INTO ONE WHEELCASE OF THE B52


LOCKHEED BLACKBIRD : STRATEGIC RECONNAISSANCE AIRCRAFT
HIGHEST FLYING MANNED (ALT RECORD HORIZONTAL FLIGHT 85.069 FT) & FASTED AIRCRAFT (MAX SPEED 3.529KM/H)


IMPRESSIVE..


SOVIET SAM-MISSILE


IN THE LAND WARFARE HALL : RUSSIAN T34 TANK...


GERMAN MATERIAL.


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FLIGHT PREPARTION..


FAMOUS B17 SALLY B......


INTO THE NEXT HALL..


BRITAINS STRATEGIC LONG RANGE NUCLEAR BOMBER : VULCAN


CONCORDE..


CONCORDE COCKPIT.


PLACE FOR FLIGHT ENGINEER.


PASSENGER SEATS


WW1 AERO-ENGINE


WW2 AERO-ENGINE (HERCULES, 14CYL)


TURBINE AERO-ENGINE


READY TO SLEEP


HOTEL THE RED LION


HUNGRY JULIEN


EARLY MORNING ENGLISH BREAKFAST


FOTO OF THE YEAR: THE OO-E09 WITH SALLY B TOGETHER ON THE APRON ..


YOUNG PILOT..


BACK IN THE AIR AND UP TO CROMER-NORTHREPPS (NORFOLK COAST)..


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THIS MUST BE ENGLAND: WAITING FOR FISH&CHIPS..

DOWNTOWN CROMER


CROMER BEACH


CROMER PIER


VIEW FROM THE PIER


EATING A "CLASSIC BLT"


BACK AT CROMER AIRFIELD


REFUELING


SIGHT ON RWY 04


ALONG THE COASTLINE TO LYDD


PASSING FELIXTOWE


PASSING GREAT OAKLEY NEAR HARWICH


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BACK AT LYDD


PASSING DOVER AGAIN


CLIMBING TO 3500FT AND CROSSING THE CHANNEL


BACK AT EBOS OSTEND AIRPORT FOR CUSTOMS & LAST LEG TO EBZU


EXPERIMENTAL YOU TUBE FILM OF
DEPARTURE FROM EBOS & LANDING AT EGMD LYDD
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