Fokker B.II – stories from the forgotten past of W.W. I

A new photo and a new mystery story from the forgotten past. All we know, when looking at the photography, is that we are dealing with a Fokker B.II. It belongs to the Royal Imperial Air Forces of the Austro-Hungarian Empire. We also know, from history books, that only 24 air crafts were ordered to Fokker […]

Chasing shadows … with the old Antonov An-2

Antonov An-2

I sit near the old Antonov An-2 and gaze at the heaven pinned on the firm and welcoming earth like a thief on a cross in the ancient Roman Empire: You are sick, aren’t you?! asked a somewhat amused voice, whose face is lost in the flashing sunlight coming from above. Yes. I am! And […]

Flying straight into the sun with the old Antonov An-2

This morning no flying, just work … I went to the airfield, as planned, we had to paint the runway markings in white, so that it could be visible from the air. So, the day would be very hot and with a lot of hard work in the sun…and no flying. Do you have your […]