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by lardyboy999
Mon Nov 23, 2020 5:59 pm
Forum: Current Military Photography
Topic: Comet 451 A400 down in the Boondocks, South Lincolncestershire
Replies: 5
Views: 1814

Comet 451 A400 down in the Boondocks, South Lincolncestershire

COMET 451, A400, low level, Donington, nr Spalding, from my front door (ZM405 according to adsb).

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Makes a lovely howl in the turn!

Andy
by lardyboy999
Fri Nov 06, 2020 12:47 am
Forum: The Fighter Control Mess
Topic: Google Earth - Fairford
Replies: 3
Views: 1522

Re: Google Earth - Fairford

Someone's stolen the RIAT Party Hangar!

13 very, very, drunken Sunday night's were had by Yours Truly........

Eng Ops Jnr (Retd)
by lardyboy999
Tue Oct 13, 2020 7:16 pm
Forum: Current Military Photography
Topic: Norvenich 12-10-2020
Replies: 4
Views: 1222

Re: Norvenich 12-10-2020

Always good to see a Tonka Toy!

Nice set, danke/dank je.
by lardyboy999
Mon Oct 05, 2020 8:06 pm
Forum: Current Military Photography
Topic: Typhoon cable landing at Coningsby 5/10/20
Replies: 9
Views: 1304

Re: Typhoon cable landing at Coningsby 5/10/20

Always good to test the RHAG occasionally.......nice sequence of shots.

Andy
by lardyboy999
Wed Sep 30, 2020 9:46 pm
Forum: RAF Fairford
Topic: Can someone explain Maxim?
Replies: 8
Views: 1721

Re: Can someone explain Maxim?

Not convinced. Wikipedia says otherwise. Maxim is an international men's magazine, devised and launched in the UK in 1995, but based in New York City since 1997,[3] and prominent for its photography of actresses, singers, and female models whose careers are at a current peak That made oy larf.........
by lardyboy999
Wed Sep 30, 2020 9:39 pm
Forum: Current Military Photography
Topic: RAF Mildenhall this week
Replies: 6
Views: 679

Re: RAF Mildenhall this week

Good selection!

Is it me, or are there quite a few "additional" aerials on the Spanish A400? Elint version?

Andy
by lardyboy999
Fri Sep 25, 2020 12:34 pm
Forum: Military Aviation Memorabilia
Topic: New Releases from Squadron Prints
Replies: 2
Views: 450

Re: New Releases from Squadron Prints

The patch link goes to the print.

Andy
by lardyboy999
Mon Sep 14, 2020 5:49 pm
Forum: Current Military Photography
Topic: Air Wolf Hunting 2020 - Hungary
Replies: 2
Views: 1133

Re: Air Wolf Hunting 2020 - Hungary

I now have the theme to Airwolf rattling around my head. Thanks for that!

Love the Hips and Hinds.

Köszönöm!

Andy
by lardyboy999
Wed Aug 05, 2020 9:57 pm
Forum: Current Military Photography
Topic: REAPER TOPSIDES - HERITAGE JET INCLUDED
Replies: 10
Views: 1494

Re: REAPER TOPSIDES - HERITAGE JET INCLUDED

1.

Banging shot!

Well done.

Andy.
by lardyboy999
Wed Aug 05, 2020 9:56 pm
Forum: Current Military Photography
Topic: European NH-90s
Replies: 7
Views: 1178

Re: European NH-90s

Excellent selection.

I didn't like the aesthetics of the 90 when it first came out compared to the curves of the Merlin, but I have a soft spot for those lines now......

Thanks.

Andy
by lardyboy999
Sat Aug 01, 2020 3:52 pm
Forum: Current Military Photography
Topic: Tonka's
Replies: 18
Views: 1971

Re: Tonka's

Cooool!

Andy
by lardyboy999
Fri Jul 24, 2020 10:16 pm
Forum: Current Military Photography
Topic: RAF Coningsby 22.7.20
Replies: 9
Views: 1238

Re: RAF Coningsby 22.7.20

Excellent set.

Nice catch with the asymmetric as well.

Cheers.

Andy
by lardyboy999
Sun Jul 19, 2020 1:13 pm
Forum: The Fighter Control Mess
Topic: “RAF accused of wasting money on 'outdated' F-35 warplanes“
Replies: 53
Views: 6064

Re: “RAF accused of wasting money on 'outdated' F-35 warplanes“

Inter-Service sabre-rattling. Nothing more. Nothing less. Nothing is going to change unless someone takes the respective Chiefs of Staff and tells them and their staff to stop behaving like spoilt children. Or sacks them, no pension.

:grr: :grr: :grr:

Andy
by lardyboy999
Thu Jul 09, 2020 7:33 pm
Forum: Current Military Photography
Topic: Biggin Hill 9th July 2020- another Polish AF C295
Replies: 2
Views: 804

Re: Biggin Hill 9th July 2020- another Polish AF C295

Nice one, John.

And yer a Rush fan!

Andy
by lardyboy999
Wed Jul 08, 2020 5:21 pm
Forum: Warbirds, Replicas and Nostalgic Photography
Topic: 4 Fans, 3 Fins
Replies: 20
Views: 2069

Re: 4 Fans, 3 Fins

The MATS Connie looks as if it was at Nellis at the 1997 Anniversary show. What a show that was!!!. [Loved Nellis, hated Las Vegas} It is now a static exhibit in South Korea having been flow there in '95. It did, however perform in U.K. Airshows at Middle Wallop, North Weald, and Duxford, possibly ...
by lardyboy999
Mon Jul 06, 2020 7:13 pm
Forum: Warbirds, Replicas and Nostalgic Photography
Topic: 4 Fans, 3 Fins
Replies: 20
Views: 2069

Re: 4 Fans, 3 Fins

The MATS Connie looks as if it was at Nellis at the 1997 Anniversary show. What a show that was!!!. [Loved Nellis, hated Las Vegas} It is now a static exhibit in South Korea having been flow there in '95. It did, however perform in U.K. Airshows at Middle Wallop, North Weald, and Duxford, possibly ...
by lardyboy999
Sat Jul 04, 2020 5:30 pm
Forum: The Fighter Control Mess
Topic: Blue Angels C-130J at Cambridge.
Replies: 13
Views: 2852

Re: Blue Angels C-130J at Cambridge.

PeteHemsley wrote:
Sat Jul 04, 2020 5:25 pm
lardyboy999 wrote:
Sat Jul 04, 2020 5:24 pm
Out of curiosity, which of our C.5's was it?

Andy
ZH885 Andy.
Thanks, Pete, appreciated.

Andy
by lardyboy999
Sat Jul 04, 2020 5:24 pm
Forum: The Fighter Control Mess
Topic: Blue Angels C-130J at Cambridge.
Replies: 13
Views: 2852

Re: Blue Angels C-130J at Cambridge.

Out of curiosity, which of our C.5's was it?

Andy

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