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by XPLUMBER
Sun Sep 17, 2017 6:45 am
Forum: Scampton
Topic: Review of Day
Replies: 35
Views: 7634

Re: Review of Day

So just how do you propose to force organisers to adopt a uniform pricing policy? In the case of RIAT, Scampton and many other shows the whole point is to raise funds for charity, hence the recent practice of making an airshow in to a Sunday market which appeals to more people than just presenting m...
by XPLUMBER
Fri Sep 15, 2017 6:17 am
Forum: Current Military Photography
Topic: BAe Systems Warton 14th September 2017
Replies: 7
Views: 1405

Re: BAe Systems Warton 14th September 2017

Up to your usual great standard Mickey, you seem to be doing well with the stilts!
by XPLUMBER
Thu Sep 14, 2017 2:51 pm
Forum: For Sale and Wanted
Topic: Duxford B o B Airshow (Sunday) Ticket X1 for sale
Replies: 2
Views: 540

Duxford B o B Airshow (Sunday) Ticket X1 for sale

Gentlemen, due to my son having to go and play with some Army Wildcats, I have a spare ticket for the Sunday at Duxford. I believe the advance ticket price is £33:95 but I am looking for £22 posted out to you first class. You would have to purchase a parking ticket for £5 for your car. Please contac...
by XPLUMBER
Wed Sep 13, 2017 2:22 pm
Forum: Scampton
Topic: Scampton Air Show
Replies: 215
Views: 46443

Re: Scampton Air Show

Interesting to see they are requesting feedback, also interesting to see the following; The inaugural Scampton Airshow attracted more than 50,000 people to RAF Scampton over the weekend of 9-10 September with a total of 104 aircraft taking part in the show; 41 in the flying display and 63 in the sta...
by XPLUMBER
Sun Sep 10, 2017 1:09 pm
Forum: Other Airshows & Events
Topic: Cosby Victory Show 9-10th September
Replies: 1
Views: 1317

Re: Cosby Victory Show 9-10th September

The Victory Show was a wonderful prospect with a great line-up. Richard grace flew over the site on Friday evening and then things started to go wrong. When we arrived on Saturday morning we knew the temporary airfield was extremely wet. The C47 had flown in on Friday afternoon to conduct a period p...
by XPLUMBER
Fri Sep 01, 2017 10:47 pm
Forum: Duxford Shows
Topic: Duxford 'Battle of Britain' Airshow- 23rd & 24th September
Replies: 18
Views: 6586

Re: Duxford 'Battle of Britain' Airshow- 23rd & 24th Septemb

Looking good so far, I wonder what else can be added to the mix?
by XPLUMBER
Fri Sep 01, 2017 2:34 am
Forum: Current Military Photography
Topic: BAe systems Warton 31st August 2017
Replies: 10
Views: 2549

Re: BAe systems Warton 31st August 2017

Mickey they are superb, lovely light, great cloud backgrounds and they have important stuff hanging from the pylons!

What more could we want?
by XPLUMBER
Thu Aug 31, 2017 6:55 am
Forum: Current Military Photography
Topic: BAe systems Warton 30th August 2017
Replies: 8
Views: 2091

Re: BAe systems Warton 30th August 2017

Great stuff Mickey.

Keep up the good work.
by XPLUMBER
Sat Aug 26, 2017 6:39 am
Forum: Current Military Photography
Topic: Japan May 2017 - Omura, Tsuiki, Miho, etc.
Replies: 17
Views: 2876

Re: Japan May 2017 - Omura, Tsuiki, Miho, etc.

WOW!

Good to see the "Naughty Field" concept is alive and well in Japan.
by XPLUMBER
Thu Aug 10, 2017 6:05 am
Forum: Scampton
Topic: Scampton Air Show
Replies: 215
Views: 46443

Re: Scampton Air Show

Well I must agree with various posters, it does seem a lack lustre line-up. Decided long ago not to go to the show but have purchased tickets for the arrivals on Friday. I will give it a chance to become established, maybe in a couple of years it will start to be a replacement for the Wonderful RAF ...
by XPLUMBER
Thu Aug 10, 2017 6:00 am
Forum: Current Military Photography
Topic: BAe systems Warton 7th August 2017 Oman Typhoon delivery
Replies: 4
Views: 1470

Re: BAe systems Warton 7th August 2017 Oman Typhoon delivery

Making good use of the wonderful light Mate.

Who were the pilots?
by XPLUMBER
Thu Aug 10, 2017 5:58 am
Forum: Current Military Photography
Topic: Warton/EGNO Monday and Tuesday
Replies: 7
Views: 1442

Re: Warton/EGNO Monday and Tuesday

Wonderfully crisp sharp images Gary, well done.

Who were the pilots?
by XPLUMBER
Wed Aug 09, 2017 11:23 am
Forum: Warbirds, Replicas and Nostalgic Photography
Topic: 363 TRW Visit to Alconbury 08/1979
Replies: 24
Views: 3251

Re: 363 TRW Visit to Alconbury 08/1979

WOW!

Thanks for all those memories!
by XPLUMBER
Sat Aug 05, 2017 12:06 pm
Forum: RAF Fairford
Topic: RIAT 2017 / HIGHER FENCE
Replies: 117
Views: 9522

Re: RIAT 2017 / HIGHER FENCE

Perhaps you should look a little closer to home for some of the stupid comments!
by XPLUMBER
Sat Aug 05, 2017 10:19 am
Forum: RAF Fairford
Topic: RIAT 2017 / HIGHER FENCE
Replies: 117
Views: 9522

Re: RIAT 2017 / HIGHER FENCE

What a wonderful thread!

I'll give Kendrew Barracks a second vote, well done Charlie.
by XPLUMBER
Sat Aug 05, 2017 10:14 am
Forum: RIAT
Topic: Flyaway day query
Replies: 4
Views: 1780

Re: Flyaway day query

Just for your information;

"The membership packages are

MACH-1 (2 days - Sat & Sun)

MACH-2 (4 days - Fri to Mon)

MACH-3 (Weds to Mon)".


May see you up in the Grandstand next year?
by XPLUMBER
Wed Jul 26, 2017 7:35 pm
Forum: Current Military Photography
Topic: BAe Systems Warton 26th July 2017
Replies: 4
Views: 1601

Re: BAe Systems Warton 26th July 2017

Great shots Mickey, is that Tarnish 29 in the Advanced Hawk?
by XPLUMBER
Tue Jul 25, 2017 4:40 pm
Forum: The Fighter Control Mess
Topic: Sea Vixen update
Replies: 3
Views: 1509

Re: Sea Vixen update

A great shame, but good to see a healthy dose of reality!
by XPLUMBER
Sun Jun 25, 2017 5:45 pm
Forum: RIAT
Topic: FRIAT 2017
Replies: 43
Views: 10002

Re: FRIAT 2017

Really, what is that package called?
by XPLUMBER
Sun Jun 25, 2017 5:22 pm
Forum: RIAT
Topic: FRIAT 2017
Replies: 43
Views: 10002

Re: FRIAT 2017

Forgive me if I am wrong, but I thought the FRIAT Grandstand was only open on Friday, Saturday and Sunday!

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