Foreign Airfield Visit

Mont-de-Marsan (NATO Tiger Meet 2019 Spotters day) – Friday 17th May 2019 (James Nason)

Hi all,

Day 2 of the last years French Tiger Meet tour. It will live long in the memory for being very wet but despite that, the base did their very best to make the day the very best they could in testing conditions. They succeeded……

NATO Tiger Meet 2019 Spotters day:

(XW212), Westland Puma HC.2, 230 Sqn, Royal Air Force (1111)

ZH847/CU-66, Agusta-Westland Merlin HM.2, 814 NAS, Fleet Air Arm (50111/RN27/MSCP29)

ZJ956/Y, Aerospatiale Puma HC.2, 230 Sqn, Royal Air Force (1374)

GD-14, SAAB 105ÖE, Düsenstaffel, Austrian Air Force (105414)

RE-25, SAAB 105ÖE, Düsenstaffel, Austrian Air Force (105425)

RJ-30/J red, SAAB 105ÖE, Düsenstaffel, Austrian Air Force (105430)

FA-104, General Dynamics F-16AM Fighting Falcon, 349 Smaldeel, Belgium Air Component (6H-104)

FA-107, General Dynamics F-16AM Fighting Falcon, 10 Wing, Belgium Air Component (6H-107)

FA-114, General Dynamics F-16AM Fighting Falcon, 10 Wing, Belgium Air Component (6H-114)

FA-116, General Dynamics F-16AM Fighting Falcon, 31 Smaldeel, Belgium Air Component (6H-116)

FA-136, General Dynamics F-16AM Fighting Falcon, 10 Wing, Belgium Air Component (6H-136)

FB-15, General Dynamics F-16BM Fighting Falcon, 10 Wing, Belgium Air Component (6J-15)

3476/GAB, Aerospatiale SA.342M Gazelle, 3 RHC, French Army (1476)

4072/GBI, Aerospatiale SA.342M Gazelle, 3 RHC, French Army (2072)

4207/GEC, Aerospatiale SA.342Ma Gazelle, 3 RHC, French Army (2207)

617/3-IS, Dassault Mirage 2000D, ECE 01.030, French Air Force (415)

654/3-ID, Dassault Mirage 2000D, ECE 01.030, French Air Force (528)

304/30-EB, Dassault Rafale B, ECE 01.030, French Air Force (304)

306/30-IB, Dassault Rafale B, EC 03.030, French Air Force (306)

323/4-HT, Dassault Rafale B, EC 01.004, French Air Force (323)

329/30-ID, Dassault Rafale B, ECE 01.030, French Air Force (329)

331/30-IF, Dassault Rafale B, ECE 01.030, French Air Force (331)

343/4-FJ, Dassault Rafale B, EC 01.004, French Air Force (unknown)

108/30-HS, Dassault Rafale C, EC 03.030, French Air Force (unknown)

112/30-IQ, Dassault Rafale C, EC 02.030, French Air Force (unknown)

118/30-IW, Dassault Rafale C, EC 02.030, French Air Force (unknown)

124/30-GC, Dassault Rafale C, EC 03.030, French Air Force (unknown)

129/4-GH, Dassault Rafale C, ETR 03.004, French Air Force (unknown)

135/30-GN, Dassault Rafale C, EC 03.030, French Air Force (unknown)

142/30-GU, Dassault Rafale C, EC 03.030, French Air Force (unknown)

143/30-GV, Dassault Rafale C, EC 03.030, French Air Force (unknown)

145/30-GX, Dassault Rafale C, EC 03.030, French Air Force (unknown)

148/30-VA, Dassault Rafale C, EC 03.030, French Air Force (unknown)

E25/8-TJ, Dassault-Breguet/Dornier Alpha Jet E, EE 03.008, French Air Force (E25)

E123/8-RM, Dassault-Breguet/Dornier Alpha Jet E, EE 03.008, French Air Force (E123)

E138/8-RQ, Dassault-Breguet/Dornier Alpha Jet E, EE 03.008, French Air Force (E138)

E149/8-RS, Dassault-Breguet/Dornier Alpha Jet E, EE 03.008, French Air Force (E149)

E162/8-RJ, Dassault-Breguet/Dornier Alpha Jet E, EE 03.008, French Air Force (E162)

E168/8-FP, Dassault-Breguet/Dornier Alpha Jet E, EE 03.008, French Air Force (E168)

2022/BHG, Eurocopter EC.665 Tigre HAP, 5 RHC, French Army (2022)

13/709-FO, Pilatus PC-21, EPAA00.315, French Air Force (305)

35/BW, SOCATA TBM-700A, DGA-EV, French Air Force (35)

131/XQ, SOCATA TBM-700A, ET 01.041, French Air Force (131)

30+66, Eurofighter EF.2000, TLG 74, German Air Force (GS049)

31+19, Eurofighter EF.2000, TLG 74, German Air Force (187/AS012)

43+25, Panavia Tornado IDS, TLG 51, German Air Force (062/GS008/4025)

46+32, Panavia Tornado ECR, TLG 51, German Air Force (842/GS265/4332)

46+38, Panavia Tornado ECR, TLG 51, German Air Force (856/GS271/4338)

46+55, Panavia Tornado ECR, TLG 51, German Air Force (900/GS288/4355)

MM81159/9-59, Agusta-Bell AB.212AM (HH-212A), 21° Gruppo/9° Stormo, Italian Air Force (5186)

MM81154, Agusta-Bell AB.212AM (HH-212A), 21° Gruppo/9° Stormo, Italian Air Force (5811)

(MM7312)/36-34, Eurofighter EF.2000 (F-2000A), 936° GEA/36° Stormo, Italian Air Force (IS042)

MM7313/36-35, Eurofighter EF.2000 (F-2000A), 936° GEA/36° Stormo, Italian Air Force (IS045)

MM7315/36-46, Eurofighter EF.2000 (F-2000A), 936° GEA/36° Stormo, Italian Air Force (IS047)

MM7322/36-40, Eurofighter EF.2000 (F-2000A), 936° GEA/36° Stormo, Italian Air Force (IS054)

MM55092/36-62, Eurofighter EF.2000(T) (TF-2000A), 936° GEA/36° Stormo, Italian Air Force (005/IT001)

MM55128/36-64, Eurofighter EF.2000(T) (TF-2000A), 936° GEA/36° Stormo, Italian Air Force (066/IT007)

LX-N90448, Boeing E-3A Sentry, NAEW&CF, NATO (22843)

15104, General Dynamics F-16AM Fighting Falcon, Esquadra 201/301, Portuguese Air Force (AA-04)

15105, General Dynamics F-16AM Fighting Falcon, Esquadra 201/301, Portuguese Air Force (AA-05)

15109, General Dynamics F-16AM Fighting Falcon, Esquadra 201/301, Portuguese Air Force (AA-09)

15110, General Dynamics F-16AM Fighting Falcon, Esquadra 201/301, Portuguese Air Force (AA-10)

15120, General Dynamics F-16BM Fighting Falcon, Esquadra 201/301, Portuguese Air Force (AB-03)

C.15-14/15-01, McDonnell Douglas EF-18M Hornet, Ala 15, Spanish Air Force (487/A402)

C.15-28/15-15, McDonnell Douglas EF-18M Hornet, Ala 15, Spanish Air Force (608/A514)

C.15-31/15-18, McDonnell Douglas EF-18M Hornet, Ala 15, Spanish Air Force (625/A525)

C.15-37/15-24, McDonnell Douglas EF-18M Hornet, Ala 15, Spanish Air Force (656/A537)

C.15-40/15-27, McDonnell Douglas EF-18M Hornet, Ala 15, Spanish Air Force (677/A546)

C.15-41/15-28, McDonnell Douglas EF-18M Hornet, Ala 15, Spanish Air Force (681/A548)

CE.15-07/15-76, McDonnell Douglas EF-18BM Hornet, Ala 15, Spanish Air Force (451/B081)

D-CGFD, Gates Learjet Corporation Learjet 35A, , (35A-139)

On display at or near the main gate:

43/BP, Dassault Mirage IVA, On Display, French Air Force (43)

(234), Dassault Mystere IVA, On Display, French Air Force (234)

542/118-DJ, Fouga CM.170R Magister, On Display, French Air Force (542)

On-base museum:

28879/7-HI, Republic F-84F Thunderstreak, On Display, French Air Force (unknown)

A140/11-MV, SEPECAT Jaguar A, On Display, French Air Force (unknown)

231/112-QK, Dassault Mirage F.1CT, On Display, French Air Force (unknown)

604/118-CF, Dassault Mirage F.1CR, On Display, French Air Force (unknown)

348/33-NL, Dassault Mirage IIIR, On Display, French Air Force (348)

104/115-KG, Dassault Mirage 2000C, On Display, French Air Force (369)

153/12-YY, Dassault Super Mystère B.2, On Display, French Air Force (153)

364/92-AY, Sud-Ouest SO.4050 Vautour IIN, On Display, French Air Force (134)

14 white, Yakovlev Yak-9 replica, On Display, Soviet (unknown)

On display within Northside of base:

39/12-ZM, Dassault Mirage F.1C, On Display, French Air Force (39)

 

Due credit to Scramble and PlaneBase for the c/n and unit info…

 

Photo credits: James Nason

 

James Nason

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