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Aharon

Scrambling to Escape Desert Sandstorm

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Shalom and greetings all my pals,

Presenting an Israeli air force cargo 707 plane on scramble to escape from desert sandstorm by flying from Israeli Air Force Base Ofir located in Sharm el-Sheikh in Sinai desert to LLRD Ramat David Israeli Air Force Base located southeast of Haifa

Starting pushback from cargo hold are while the airbase is experiencing early harmless stage of sand storm

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Disconnecting from pushback tractor

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Starting engines blowing sand dust behind

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Taxiing to runway

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Engines roaring to full power blowing more sand dust while entering into runway for immediate take off

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Airborne on climb to FL300

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Still climbing passing background view of Sinai desert and its Sharm E Sheikh-Dahab road

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Passing through clouds at 10,000 ft on way to FL300

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Passing beach shores of Gulf of Aqaba

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Still climbing now at FL200 on way to FL300

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Cruising at FL300

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Passing Israeli Etzion Air Force Base near Taba in Sinai desert

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Passing LLOV Ovda Airport 37 miles north of the city of Eilat

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Making little turn adjustment to head to famous Dead Sea

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You can tell from green grass that you are leaving Negev desert and now approaching central Israel

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Because of regulations of the forums not allowing more than 20 screenshots per post, please be kind enough to go to this hyperlink below to view rest of the exciting screenshots.

 

Here is the link: http://vatil.org.il/forum/index.php/topic/43673-scrambling-to-escape-desert-sandstorm/

Thank you for viewing.  Stay tuned for next exciting flight.

Regards,

Aharon

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