Aeronaval Meeting of century
Being prepared for its first sortie on the opening day of Exercise Joint Warrior 13-1. The ground crew keeping a watchful eye on the wings whilst they unfold in the pouring rain.
The naval strike fighter Étendard first flew in 1958 and during its carreer these aircraft where involved in conflicts in Libanon, Yugoslavia and Kosovo. This unit is shown at the Intrepid museum ... (more)
Intrepid Sea, Air and Space Museum. Head-on view of the Museum's Étendard. Note the deployed air brakes.