Aerobatic Yakers – the story of an aerobatic team

I had the opportunity to “meet” the Aerobatic Yakers for the first time in 2012, on the occasion of the Lake Surduc Aeronautic Show. They were the main reason I went there. I had found out about the Yakers from other people’s stories and photographs. Then many opportunities arose, as I am passionate about aviation […]

Visiting LHUD – Szeged Airport

In July 2016, a friend who is a pilot needed a few more hours of flight in order to get his license for the Scheibe Falke SF-25 motor-glider, which he had recently bought from Hungary. And as the nearest flight school that offers such services is in Szeged, I took the opportunity to visit LHUD […]

Luftwaffe made a decision: Eurofighter Typhoon 2000 & F-18

Context … Germany’s Panavia Tornado ECR fleet is slowly but surely nearing the end of its operational life. Commissioned to service in 1974, these aircraft are now “suffering” from a low rate of availability and very high maintenance costs, according to the German Court of Auditors, so the decision was made to have them replaced […]