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david14
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Ellington

Post by david14 » Mon Feb 25, 2019 9:29 pm

Last October was the annual air show at Ellington Field JRB, to the south of Houston.

The weather was distinctly unseasonal, with the more usual warm sunshine replaced by cooler and wetter weather - this certainly impacted the Saturday show. I paid a quick visit on the Sunday morning, before driving west to San Antonio and beyond. This was a bright, sunny but windy morning and the public enclosure faces south.

Around 0900 the F4 and F100 started up and took off for some air-to-air photos with a couple of L29s, returning about 45 minutes later.

So, apologies for these - I did my best facing into the sun!

ImageIMG_0435_edited-1 by david santhouse, on Flickr

ImageIMG_0391_edited-1 by david santhouse, on Flickr

ImageIMG_0451_edited-1 by david santhouse, on Flickr

ImageIMG_0398_edited-1 by david santhouse, on Flickr

ImageIMG_0450_edited-1 by david santhouse, on Flickr

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Re: Ellington

Post by F3 » Mon Feb 25, 2019 9:55 pm

Loving that F-100 lift off pic even more than the F-4. Both some mighty a/c!

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Re: Ellington

Post by grumpy616 » Tue Feb 26, 2019 8:27 pm

Awesome, thanks for posting.
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Re: Ellington

Post by herc15 » Tue Feb 26, 2019 10:07 pm

ace :clap:

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Re: Ellington

Post by The Phantom » Thu Feb 28, 2019 7:24 am

A Phantom and a Super Sabre - what's not to like :Wow:

No apologies needed. Cracking images :thumbs:

david14
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Re: Ellington

Post by david14 » Tue Mar 05, 2019 1:24 pm

Thanks guys, I've some from the Confederate Air Force Show at Dallas Executive the following weekend which I'll try to post tonight - more WW2 era stuff

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Re: Ellington

Post by benno » Tue Mar 05, 2019 5:45 pm

Brilliant!! Thanks for posting :-)

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