19th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Altered Images
A109 Flare drop pratice

BAF A-109 flare release during a demo, this release is called 'angle of death' and is used to differ heat seeking missiles from the helicopter.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 07.2021
Date Uploaded: 11.2021
Photo Location: Koksijde, Belgium
Camera: Canon EOS-1D X
Copyright: © Gert Trachez