Tabor flight "Blacksnakes" depart from the Heath....

Tabor flight "Blacksnakes" depart from the Heath....

Postby FlyingAnts on Tue 02 Aug 2016, 10:28 pm

Hi all,

A few shots of the A-10's departing the Heath this afternoon....

United States Air Force | Fairchild A-10C Thunderbolt II | 80-0217

ImageUnited States Air Force | Fairchild A-10C Thunderbolt II | 80-0217 by FlyingAnts, on Flickr

United States Air Force | Fairchild A-10C Thunderbolt II | 81-0944

ImageUnited States Air Force | Fairchild A-10C Thunderbolt II | 81-0944 by FlyingAnts, on Flickr

ImageUnited States Air Force | Fairchild A-10C Thunderbolt II | 81-0944 by FlyingAnts, on Flickr

United States Air Force | Fairchild A-10C Thunderbolt II | 80-0192

ImageUnited States Air Force | Fairchild A-10C Thunderbolt II | 80-0192 by FlyingAnts, on Flickr

United States Air Force | Fairchild A-10C Thunderbolt II | 80-0152

ImageUnited States Air Force | Fairchild A-10C Thunderbolt II | 80-0152 by FlyingAnts, on Flickr

United States Air Force | Fairchild A-10C Thunderbolt II | 80-0217

ImageUnited States Air Force | Fairchild A-10C Thunderbolt II | 80-0217 by FlyingAnts, on Flickr

Thanks for looking

Matt
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Re: Tabor flight "Blacksnakes" depart from the Heath....

Postby seacat192 on Wed 03 Aug 2016, 6:55 am

Very nice - thanks for posting
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Re: Tabor flight "Blacksnakes" depart from the Heath....

Postby Skyflash on Wed 03 Aug 2016, 8:59 am

2nd shot is terrific, thanks for posting. :clap:
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Re: Tabor flight "Blacksnakes" depart from the Heath....

Postby AlexC on Wed 03 Aug 2016, 9:20 am

Yeah, what they said! :clap:
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Re: Tabor flight "Blacksnakes" depart from the Heath....

Postby Roellodder on Thu 04 Aug 2016, 11:28 am

The A-10C 81-0944 has no IN code and no Blacksnakes titles on the engines.
Anyone an idea??????????
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Re: Tabor flight "Blacksnakes" depart from the Heath....

Postby Robin on Thu 04 Aug 2016, 3:29 pm

Very nice selection. The cockpit must be like sauna, judging by the condensation.

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Re: Tabor flight "Blacksnakes" depart from the Heath....

Postby Gau8 on Fri 05 Aug 2016, 12:52 pm

Roellodder wrote:The A-10C 81-0944 has no IN code and no Blacksnakes titles on the engines.
Anyone an idea??????????
Greetz,
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I would imagine the aircraft has been sourced from another unit,can't make out the badge on the engine.
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Re: Tabor flight "Blacksnakes" depart from the Heath....

Postby FlyingAnts on Sun 07 Aug 2016, 8:22 pm

Roellodder wrote:The A-10C 81-0944 has no IN code and no Blacksnakes titles on the engines.
Anyone an idea??????????
Greetz,
Roel

Have zoomed in on the engine and believe it says Pacific Air Force....

Hope this helps

Matt
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Re: Tabor flight "Blacksnakes" depart from the Heath....

Postby Gau8 on Wed 10 Aug 2016, 8:14 am

Roellodder wrote:The A-10C 81-0944 has no IN code and no Blacksnakes titles on the engines.
Anyone an idea??????????
Greetz,
Roel


Ah could be Osan South Korea, the jet use to be a former UK resident back in the day based at Woodbridge with the 510 TFS.


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Re: Tabor flight "Blacksnakes" depart from the Heath....

Postby stevebrodie on Tue 16 Aug 2016, 10:35 am

2nd shot is excellent, but why leave us, stay and play. Only noticed on the last shot, snake even has a flickering tongue on the gun, nice :smile:
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