Knokke - Het Zoute

 

Knokke - Het Zoute

 

Old maps representing the details of Knokke-Het Zoute airfield.

Jean-Pierre Lauwers Collection

 

De Havilland DH.86 at Knokke-Het Zoute

 

A British registered De Havilland DH.86 visits Knokke-Het Zoute airfield in the thirties.

Jean-Pierre Lauwers Collection

 

Knokke- Het Zoute Airfield

 

Knokke-Het Zoute on a sunny summer's day in the thirties.

Jean-Pierre Lauwers Collection

 

BAC Drone OO-BAC at Knokke Het Zoute

 

BAC Drone at Knokke Het Zoute airfield in the mid-thirties. OO-BAC (named "Jimmy") was registered on 7 June 1933 to the "Section Gantoise de Vol

sans Moteur asbl" of Gent. Unfortunately the aircraft crashed on 10 June 1935 killing its pilot Jacques de la Croix. (Info by Luc Wittemans)

 

Knokke-Het Zoute

 

Overview of the popular Knokke - Het Zoute airfield in the early fifties giving a varied sample of the private aircraft used in those post-war years.

Jean-Pierre Lauwers Collection

 

 

Aeronca 7AC Champion OO-TWF (c/n 7AC-2144) of the Le Zoute Flying Club seen at Knokke - Het Zoute airfield in 1946.

 

 

 

 

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