As part of setting up the NATO Heavy Airlift Wing I participated in the airfield inspection of Papa Airbase for future operations by the C-17s.

On 9 May 2015 the 70th anniversary of the victory over Nazi Germany "Den Pobedy" was celebrated on and over the Red Square in Moscow. This is one of the best occasions to see Russian military hardware.

Princes Juliana Airport (SXM) at Saint Maarten is well known for its low flying airplanes on the Maho beach.  In November 2010 I visited the island and I must say it is an aviation photographers paradise.