La Patrouille ECCO in its unique vertical stack formation. Not even the compressed effect of a telephoto lens belies how close the PC-7s fly.
Making smoke over the Bournemouth skies at this year's airshow
The pilots of the 1991 Patrouille ECCO pictured beside their aircraft prior to their display at Bournemouth. From the left: Jacques Bothelin, Michel Hugo Veran, Pascal Aubert and Jean-Louis Jordano.
The Patrouille team leader, Jacques Bothelin, prepares his aircraft for a fine flying display.
The four Pilatus PC-7s of La Patrouille ECCO in action against the azure blue skies over the South Coast.
Two of the team's PC-7s perform their dramatic Roulette cross-over at Badminton
The green grass of Badminton's private strip complements two of La Patrouille's PC-7s as they accelerate for take-off.
Forerunners to La Patrouille ECCO the three PC-7s flew in the colours of Martini Racing, seen here taking off from Middle Wallop for the International Air Show '90.