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  1. General inspection of the Opole wing. Day 2

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    After a good sleep, I woke up in the morning and the good spirit of the Opole HQ served us a wonderful rich breakfast to be fit for a trip to Krakau, the old cultural capital city of Poland.
    On our way, Andrzej left the road for a first secret mission target. In the town of Otmice/Ottmütz he showed me the remains of a former Luftwaffe airfield.



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    Updated 12-09-2015 at 23:16 by Marechallannes

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  2. General inspection of the Opole wing. Day 1

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    Since the very first Wings of Glory Summer Con in 2012, my friend and wingman Andrzej, the „Nightbomber“ invited me for a stay in Poland. After a long term planning I arrived the morning Dec. 4th in Kepa/Opole for a 3 day inspection of the Opole Wing

    A European Union Flag marked Nightbombers HQ. A promising blue sky was over Upper Silesia.



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  3. Glory Blog: Entry number 40

    by , 12-07-2015 at 07:45 (Wings of Glory WW2: WGS Blog.)
    [B]Quick! Write something cheerful!!! [/B][I]Erm ... As I approach 2000 postings on the Aerodrome [/I]I have received a few messages in which Members have encouraged me to stay away from being a[B] lurker [/B]/ [I]Member who joins and then contributes little to nothing. [/I]So in recognition of all of these messages and the positivity and encouragement I have received here goes with a suitable and appropriate Blog Entry.

    [B]The big news [/B]:minis: wise is that I have successfully ...
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  4. The Kindness of Strangers WW2 Solo Campaign: Prologue 3 - A Fragile Start

    February 22, 1937



    “There’s not a great payment here to be collected, hermano.”
    “I know. I’ll do it all the same.”
    “The plane is sturdy… But you’re taking ammo and weapons for the Republicans and you don’t even know if they’re the right Republicans.”
    “I know. I’ll take that risk.” ...
  5. The Kindness of Strangers WW2 Solo Campaign: Chapter 2 – In the Wave of the Blitz

    May 11, 1940

    "Allez! Allez! Joachim prend Gaston avec toi et dépêches-toi! Les Boches attaquent! Stukas! Allez! Allez!" I signaled Gaston. A rookie. Confident. Too confident... He followed me quickly. We got inside the cockpit of the D.520s and helped by our mechanics we got ready to roll in the improvised airfield somewhere in North of France. "Suivez-moi. Ne me laisse, Gaston. Tu n'es pas prêt pour batailler sole les Boches." He laughed. "Ça, nous le savons ...