This nice bird's been in storage since September 1st following the shutdown of Sky Europe. Probably my last shot at her with this livery until she'll find a new home.
IB 3444 from MAD landing on Rwy 24.
Since the Rwy 08/26 was under maintenance in order to reinforce the pavement for the 77Ws. Rwy 24 was being used for all landings. Note the AF taking off from Rwy 20 simultaneously.
On short final to Rwy 24.
Seconds away before touchdown on Rwy 24.
Seconds away before touchdown on Rwy 24. UX 1025 from MAD.
Since I didn't have a step-ladder. The only way to get this shot was to stand on top of my little scooter against the wall. Believe me it wasn't very stable... I almost fell off on many times. But... (more)
Lifting off Rwy 24 with the ATC tower in the back. Taken from the abandoned trailer.
ALI powerfully lifting off Rwy 24. I didn't expect to see this Govt bird here. Pleasantly surprised though!
This bird's been in storage since Sky Europe ceased all ops in sept 2009. I personally miss that airline... So long Babe!