At the end of next year the last Belgian Air Component jet pilot students will complete their training with ETO 2/8 ‘Nice’ at Cazaux in southwest France. Stefan Degraef appraises the bi-national Advanced Jet Training School.
ETO 2/8 ‘NICE’
All photos Stefan Degraef
Around the start of the new millennium, the Belgian Air Component and France’s Armée de l’Air both began to re-evaluate their jet pilot training needs and reorganise their assets.