Here’s a few
South east France
Final into Athens
Montechristo Island, near Corsica
France, somewhere near Bordeaux
This is one of my favourites – showing the extent of a ship’s wake somewhere in the Mediterranean
I’d just love to open a grass airfield somewhere in Peter’s last photo!
Local flight, France, Lancair 320
Mythen, central Switzerland
Sihlsee, still frozen while the lower grounds are green. This lake provides power for much of the railway system here.
Turning Final for Lausanne’s runway 36.
Bernese Alps. Eiger is the “triangle” in the middle.
Biggest surprise of the year. 150kt TAS straight and level in a 1965 M20C.
Turning final in Salzburg.
Islands in the lake of Zürich
Weissfluh near Davos
Arosa, one of my favorite places on Earth.
Lake Bled, Slovenia
For me it was a visit to the Isles of Scilly last October.
Fuel stop en-route and my first visit to Lands End:
Final for Lands End (as you touch down, you lose sight of the end of the runway over the “hump” – a bit disconcerting!:
St Mary’s, the largest of the Scilly Islands:
Final for St Mary’s – another runway with a hump!
Visiting the Abbey Gardens on Tresco – the weather was blissful for October in the UK!
The birds are so tame and they love tourists:
This red squirrel was almost close enough to touch!
The obligatory sunset:
Apologies that they are not all “flying” pictures, but they are included anyway because it is such great destination for both pilots and non-pilots alike!
A few pics from two southbound trips last year.
Sant Antoni, Ibiza
Cabo de Roca, Portugal – Continental Europe’s western most point