20150919-33 Swiss Air Force (Patrouille Suisse) - Northrop F-5E Tiger II (J-3084) Kleine-Brogel BE.jpg #3348 Swiss Air Force (Patrouille Suisse) - Northrop F-5E Tiger IIThumbnails#3345 Swiss Air Force (Patrouille Suisse) - Northrop F-5E Tiger II (J-3083)
Northrop F-5E Tiger II (J-3084) from the Swiss Air Force "Patrouille Suisse" at the KeeBee Spottersday, Kleine-Brogel (Belgium)

The Patrouille Suisse is an aerobatic team of the Swiss Air Force. The Patrouille Suisse normally operates six Northrop F-5E Tiger II aircraft out of total of twelve F-5Es that are maintained in team colours. Since 1996 ten aircraft are able to accept one of the eight smoke generators that were made by RUAG. When fitted with a smoke generator, including the two 40 litres (11 US gal) bottles of diesel, the right gun of the F-5E is disabled. The teams F-5Es are also used for other purposes such as training and as target tugs flown by Target Squadron 12,
facilitated by their high visibility colouring.
Exif Metadata
Canon Canon EOS 30D
f/16
70 mm
1/200 s
320
0.0 EV
no, mode: supressed
Maker
Canon
Model
Canon EOS 30D
Date Time of Original
2015:09:19 14:47:04
Aperture Number
16
Exposure compensation
0.0 EV
Exposure Time
1/200 s
Flash
no, mode: supressed
ISO
320
Focal Length
70 mm
White Balancing
auto
Exposure Mode
auto
Exposure Metering Mode
pattern
Exposure Program
shutter priority