I waited all day for the A340 and she finally arrived. NO picture from SXM does any justice to what it's like being there. The wingtip was over my head just a second before I took this photo.
Taking off to Paris .... after retracting gears a gentle turn to the south climbing out of the valley, clearing the hills and back on course North East ...
The one and only "Air Fence" !
About to land in rwy 09 in the lowest approach for the AF340 that I’ve seen during my stay.
It's business as usual on Maho Beach with the lunchtime arrival of AF488 from Charles De Gaulle. [1300x875]
A rare 27 departure .... sailing into the sunset !
AF488 from CDG.
I arrived in St. Marteen at 9:00 in the morning and headed straight out to Maho and was surprised to see only one or two people sitting on the beach. Towards 12:00 other people started to arrive a... (more)