Last Flight of Captain Ruud van Mil @ KLM
Captain Ruud van Mil made his last flight due to retirement at KLM.
Togehter with his son Raoul van Mil as Second Officer and First Officer Koen Volkers heading to Capetown.
Stand F3 with a pushback abeam Golf-Niner with real bad and wet weatherconditions.
Flight KL597 with callsign KL103 opearatin a full wet departure on RWY 18L with lots of spray and wingcondensation.
Backflight KL598 got a special callsign when entering the Dutch skies. Callsign ‘Hunter-104’.
It became a beautiful crosswindlanding on RWY 18R. The airtrafficcontrolers gave TEN POINTS.
Both flights got operated with the B777-300ER reg PH-BVD. The Skyteam livery.
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