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by F3
Sat Apr 20, 2019 8:20 pm
Forum: Warbirds, Replicas and Nostalgic Photography
Topic: Douglas Invader 1989 North Weald
Replies: 3
Views: 413

Re: Douglas Invader 1989 North Weald

Nice coverage of what was one of the regular visitors to Duxford and North Weald's Fighter Meet.
by F3
Fri Apr 19, 2019 5:08 pm
Forum: Warbirds, Replicas and Nostalgic Photography
Topic: RAF Display Phantoms '70s - '90s
Replies: 8
Views: 505

Re: RAF Display Phantoms '70s - '90s

Thanks for the info and the additions. Love that 2nd. pic which perfectly illustrates the essence of the Phantom display.
by F3
Fri Apr 19, 2019 9:27 am
Forum: Warbirds, Replicas and Nostalgic Photography
Topic: RAF Display Phantoms '70s - '90s
Replies: 8
Views: 505

RAF Display Phantoms '70s - '90s

One of the highlights of any air show for me was undoubtedly the RAF Phantom display due to the noise and sheer power. It was not one for the weak hearted. The one which set the standard for me was the 1979 display flown by F/L Connors (even after 40 yrs I can remember the pilot's name - which tells...
by F3
Thu Apr 18, 2019 10:14 am
Forum: Warbirds, Replicas and Nostalgic Photography
Topic: Calgary - 2002
Replies: 3
Views: 472

Re: Calgary - 2002

Interesting set, esp the AAR shots and DH in the blizzard.
by F3
Tue Apr 16, 2019 9:37 am
Forum: Warbirds, Replicas and Nostalgic Photography
Topic: Jacksonville FL, NAS & International 1981
Replies: 6
Views: 623

Re: Jacksonville FL, NAS & International 1981

Liking that EB-57E of the Green Mountain Boys + the Darts.
by F3
Mon Apr 15, 2019 10:17 am
Forum: Current Military Photography
Topic: MO's Mazda 11-16 arrive SJ's Dep at RAF Lakenheath
Replies: 20
Views: 2136

Re: MO's Mazda 11-16 arrive SJ's Dep at RAF Lakenheath

Nice evening light on that 1st batch. Also liking the Osprey pics.
by F3
Mon Apr 15, 2019 10:15 am
Forum: Current Military Photography
Topic: Return of the Gunfighters - LKN 13/04/19
Replies: 24
Views: 1998

Re: Return of the Gunfighters - LKN 13/04/19

Nice close - ups of the nose art. Leonidas is my fave.
by F3
Mon Apr 15, 2019 10:12 am
Forum: Current Military Photography
Topic: The second lot of Gunfighters Lakenheath 14-04-19
Replies: 4
Views: 881

Re: The second lot of Gunfighters Lakenheath 14-04-19

Nice close-ups of the nose art.
by F3
Sun Apr 14, 2019 8:52 pm
Forum: Warbirds, Replicas and Nostalgic Photography
Topic: RIAT '99 - Colour schemes, competition & F4 arrival
Replies: 1
Views: 415

RIAT '99 - Colour schemes, competition & F4 arrival

Whilst selecting the NATO 50th Ann. schemes for a previous post I flicked through the films taken @ the '99 RIAT and came across a lot of interesting images and would like to share this selection showing some of the more arresting colour schemes on show, the Pit Stop Challenge Competition, in which ...
by F3
Fri Apr 12, 2019 3:15 pm
Forum: Current Military Photography
Topic: Polish Air Force visited Weeze
Replies: 4
Views: 906

Re: Polish Air Force visited Weeze

Nice. Never seen one in that scheme before. Improvement on the usual overall grey.
by F3
Fri Apr 12, 2019 3:13 pm
Forum: Current Military Photography
Topic: Frisian Flag - RNAF Leeuwarden - 05/04/2019
Replies: 4
Views: 843

Re: Frisian Flag - RNAF Leeuwarden - 05/04/2019

Lovely light on that Falcon + MN ANG Viper.
by F3
Fri Apr 12, 2019 3:10 pm
Forum: Current Military Photography
Topic: FAF Alpha Jet's at Waddington
Replies: 7
Views: 1531

Re: FAF Alpha Jet's at Waddington

Nice catch. I've a lot of time for French Alphas.
by F3
Fri Apr 12, 2019 3:07 pm
Forum: Current Military Photography
Topic: 0265 NOW5001 + ZZ172.
Replies: 4
Views: 809

Re: 0265 NOW5001 + ZZ172.

Very nice. That's one smart SAR machine. Looks brand spanking new.
by F3
Fri Apr 12, 2019 3:03 pm
Forum: Current Military Photography
Topic: Leeuwarden 10.04.19
Replies: 5
Views: 982

Re: Leeuwarden 10.04.19

Lovely selection. Liking the Mirage on approach with the EF2000s inbound.
by F3
Fri Apr 12, 2019 3:00 pm
Forum: Current Military Photography
Topic: Frisian Flag 8 April 2019
Replies: 4
Views: 751

Re: Frisian Flag 8 April 2019

Nice set. Esp. liking the Mirage trio. Those Cobham Falcons certainly get around, altho' I suspect that was the extent of UK involvement. Interesting and unexpected report of the Ex on y'day's Forces News if anyone is interested with some good film clips.
by F3
Fri Apr 12, 2019 2:53 pm
Forum: Current Military Photography
Topic: JW Prestwick, Valley & A5 Pass 8-11.4.19
Replies: 7
Views: 1192

Re: JW Prestwick, Valley & A5 Pass 8-11.4.19

Nice eclectic selection there Taff and good to see Hawk XX285 still in 100 Sqn. centenary mks. altho' now in the Navy. Apparently it was transferred to CU within a couple of months of the centenary.
by F3
Thu Apr 11, 2019 8:11 pm
Forum: Warbirds, Replicas and Nostalgic Photography
Topic: A Bakers dozen of a true doyen
Replies: 19
Views: 1224

Re: A Bakers dozen of a true doyen

Tooms always worth a cheeky peek. Liking that last one with the burners in, and the J.
by F3
Wed Apr 10, 2019 5:41 pm
Forum: Current Military Photography
Topic: Draken International at Red Flag 19-2
Replies: 6
Views: 1544

Re: Draken International at Red Flag 19-2

Very nice. All in favour of a/c recycling.
by F3
Wed Apr 10, 2019 5:40 pm
Forum: Current Military Photography
Topic: Prestwick 8th April
Replies: 7
Views: 1291

Re: Prestwick 8th April

Nice set. See what you mean about that 1st. Hawk. Need to have a word with the brother -in-law who maintains them (along with a few others).
by F3
Wed Apr 10, 2019 5:36 pm
Forum: Current Military Photography
Topic: Exercise Joint Warrior 19-1 (Prestwick) [Pic Heavy]
Replies: 7
Views: 1435

Re: Exercise Joint Warrior 19-1 (Prestwick) [Pic Heavy]

Good set. Impressive amounts of spray there. Particularly liking the Norwegian & Cannuck Orions.

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