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Jeroen Jonkers
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Tonka's

Post by Jeroen Jonkers » Sat Aug 01, 2020 9:55 am

Morningwave yesterday at Büchel, AG51 Tornado and WTD61 are tdy

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Re: Tonka's

Post by Imac » Sat Aug 01, 2020 11:59 am

Top set Jeroen :clap: Sadly a much missed airframe in our UK skies :unsure: Nice work :thumbs: Thanks for posting :thumb:

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Re: Tonka's

Post by reheat module » Sat Aug 01, 2020 12:02 pm

Aaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaah
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Re: Tonka's

Post by Seahawk 11 » Sat Aug 01, 2020 12:36 pm

Great to see these, love the Tornado,
Thanks for posting them,

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Re: Tonka's

Post by Arkie603 » Sat Aug 01, 2020 1:53 pm

AWESOME :thumbs: :thumbs: :Wow:

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Post by Blackcat1 » Sat Aug 01, 2020 2:31 pm

Stunning! Saw a few low over Cochem when I visited a few years ago. I do wish the RAF still had them.

Thanks for sharing
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Post by roughcutter » Sat Aug 01, 2020 3:28 pm

Love that Test Tonka, very retro colour scheme :thumb:
... and a fair haired slightly balding Bobby Charlton to kick off!

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Re: Tonka's

Post by lardyboy999 » Sat Aug 01, 2020 3:52 pm

Cooool!

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Re: Tonka's

Post by Jeroen Jonkers » Sat Aug 01, 2020 3:56 pm

roughcutter wrote:
Sat Aug 01, 2020 3:28 pm
Love that Test Tonka, very retro colour scheme :thumb:
This must be one of the last in the green colours

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Re: Tonka's

Post by Panavia » Sat Aug 01, 2020 4:05 pm

Great set of images :thumb:

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Post by paddyboy » Sun Aug 02, 2020 4:49 am

Hi Jeroen :P

Awesome set of an awesome 'frame :Wow:

Certainly looks like those thrust buckets have seen plenty of use :lol:

Thanks for posting :thumbs:

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Re: Tonka's

Post by The Phantom » Sun Aug 02, 2020 7:31 am

Is very nice :thumbs:

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Re: Tonka's

Post by LTFT5 » Sun Aug 02, 2020 8:01 am

Lovely stuff, especially the Test frame.
All the best
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Re: Tonka's

Post by roughcutter » Sun Aug 02, 2020 8:51 am

roughcutter wrote:
Sat Aug 01, 2020 3:28 pm
Love that Test Tonka, very retro colour scheme :thumb:
I'll rephrase that, "relic colour scheme" (sadly missed) :)
... and a fair haired slightly balding Bobby Charlton to kick off!

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Re: Tonka's

Post by MKR » Sun Aug 02, 2020 10:21 am

Very nice set Jeroen .Really like the wtd 61 one. :thumbs:
Thanks for posting.Mike

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Re: Tonka's

Post by Blue Diamond » Mon Aug 03, 2020 8:00 pm

Shots of the Mighty Fin are always welcome on here. Thanks for sharing.
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Re: Tonka's

Post by Jackaroo » Tue Aug 04, 2020 5:23 am

Superb set!

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Re: Tonka's

Post by slogen51 » Tue Aug 04, 2020 3:41 pm

Wow!

What a beauty that flight test Tornado is.

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Re: Tonka's

Post by Finty » Tue Aug 04, 2020 10:52 pm

Very nice/ sehr gut!
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