with AN-225 gaining speed on Rwy 16
resisting to more fires, than the engineers ever thought about when they designed this aircraft.
Fire Brigade Training machine
Used as a fire trainer. Getting a shot of this aircraft is trivial (GPS Coordinates: 47.473421,8.533915), but I waited two years until I finally got an "action shot" :)
Not the best conditions for this DC-8
used as fire trainer
Glory of the past is now serving the fire department of Zurich Airport for training. Thanks Marco.
Interesting to see this aircraft still in "one" piece. A view from the taxiway as we waited for Eurofly engine power up in the RWY.
Resting in pieces at the fire dump near Beechcraft 60 Duke
Instructional airframe on the fire dump, ex F-BJLB c/n45568 still wearing the fuselage of former operator Air Afrique.