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Mercedes Beirut, once the "Paris of the East", is a city marked by long years of war and division. Today, 12 years after the end of the civil war, many of these scars are still visible and can be clearly felt. But nevertheless a lot of construction sites show the emerging character of this city and it can only be hoped that the country will conserve a time of peace that will be long enough to bring forward social cohesion and to ensure stability.
But this, however, only the future will tell us…
Here are some impressions of my tours around the city:

 

The old and the new signs of conflicts in the city

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Beautiful Beirut

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Beirut at Night

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A visit to Jbeil (Byblus)

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Air Legend 2019

"Air Legend" at the Melun-Villaroche airfield in the South of Paris is a new airshow establishing itself firmly on the European circuit. The second edition in 2019 focused on Cold War jets and succeeded with a well balanced mix of those Cold War warriors, warbirds Read More
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Hahnweide OTT 2019

2019 saw the 19th edition of the Oldtimer Fliegertreffen Hahnweide. You may also call it a fly-in, a pilot meeting or a warbird airshow, and with around 400 participating aircraft it is arguably Germany’s biggest aviation event. It is an avgeek festival, and an aviation Read More
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Radom Airshow 2018

Radom Airshow 2018 had the Polish Air Force’s 100th anniversary as a main theme. Concluding from past events the expectations were very high, and the event attracted highlights such as the Ukrainian Suchoi Su-27 Flanker or the JF-17 from Pakistan for the flying display. In Read More
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Taiwan Planespotting

This was another plane spotting trip to Taiwan. Even though it has a vivid aviation photography scene, it’s tropical climate and a military on high alert do not make it an easy country to pursue this hobby. With the aim to photograph some aircraft of Read More
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