SIERRA BRAVO AEROPICTURES
is proud to present you the final "Fouga badge" regarding the retirement of the CM 170 Fouga Magister
after 47 years of dedicated service in the Belgian Air Force, now Belgian Air Component.
Belgium is also the last European country where the Whistling Turtle is being used operationally by it's air force.
For now 2 aircraft are still flying : MT35 and MT48.
MT35 will receive an appropriate commemoration scheme as from June 04, 2007.
The Last of the Many ! now really is in it's final year, with the very last flight of the MT35 due to take place
at Beauvechain airbase on Thursday, September 27, 2007.
The last official airshow display will be flown by the solo display pilot Lt. Col. Avi. 'Paul' Rorive during
the Belgian Defence Days 2007 at Koksijde airbase on June 30 and July 01, 2007