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by buccs2b
Wed 21 Oct 2020, 10:18 am
Forum: Themed Photo Threads
Topic: Aviation- On This Day
Replies: 1700
Views: 54584

Re: Aviation- On This Day

Day 3 of the tour: After overnighting in Las Vegas, it was off to Nellis, but first McCarron IAP https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/49268606167_f73a8d89e6_h.jpg C-137C by Tony Adams , on Flickr Nellis and Red Flag https://live.staticflickr.com/1728/42806362532_098fc7ad13_h.jpg Tornado_Red_Flag_1996...
by buccs2b
Tue 20 Oct 2020, 1:28 pm
Forum: Themed Photo Threads
Topic: Aviation- On This Day
Replies: 1700
Views: 54584

Re: Aviation- On This Day

20 October 1986: An autumn visit to IWM Duxford. some of the exhibits were being put away for the winter https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/48859077977_ca7c66c5c6_h.jpg Duxford_19861020_0003 by Tony Adams , on Flickr https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/48858882821_01a53bc6a4_h.jpg Duxford_19861020_...
by buccs2b
Tue 20 Oct 2020, 9:30 am
Forum: Themed Photo Threads
Topic: Aviation- On This Day
Replies: 1700
Views: 54584

Re: Aviation- On This Day

20 October, Day 2 of the US tour: Off down to the museum at MCAS El Toro, the base was already slated for closure. I believe most of the exhibits have been relocated https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/49268613567_40836d1cd0_h.jpg 199610_USMCC117D3 by Tony Adams , on Flickr https://live.staticflickr...
by buccs2b
Mon 19 Oct 2020, 11:04 am
Forum: Themed Photo Threads
Topic: Aviation- On This Day
Replies: 1700
Views: 54584

Re: Aviation- On This Day

October 1996, I was on a tour of the west of the USA. Not quite up to Ianf's epic but a revelation to me 19 October Day 1: Edwards show day but due to the high winds our leader took us to Mojave for some retired, stored and converted airframes QF-86E https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/49345062002_1...
by buccs2b
Mon 19 Oct 2020, 10:41 am
Forum: Themed Photo Threads
Topic: 48hr Photo Comp: Undersides
Replies: 37
Views: 963

Re: 48hr Photo Comp: Undersides

It's amazing how many underside shots I've got - must try harder! Breaking to land at RAF Leuchars https://live.staticflickr.com/666/32242273464_e359ef9622_h.jpg TR-1A Brrr by Tony Adams , on Flickr Heritage display RAF Valley https://live.staticflickr.com/7862/32139376287_ebffa250a8_h.jpg IMG_2876 ...
by buccs2b
Mon 19 Oct 2020, 10:15 am
Forum: 'Golden Oldies' Photos
Topic: APC tour America 2007 Day 6
Replies: 23
Views: 1525

Re: APC tour America 2007 Day 4

Those striped QF-4s remind me very much of the Slovakian twin seat Fulcrums
by buccs2b
Fri 16 Oct 2020, 10:56 am
Forum: Themed Photo Threads
Topic: 48 Hour Photo Comp: Twin-Stick
Replies: 21
Views: 705

Re: 48 Hour Photo Comp: Twin-Stick

Sticking with the theme of twin-stick versions of single seaters 1. F/A-18F https://live.staticflickr.com/8587/28146769934_730edfa956_h.jpg _MG_5461_e1 by Tony Adams , on Flickr 2. Typhoon T.3 https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/49930513247_cfc86e8b2f_h.jpg Typhoon T.3 by Tony Adams , on Flickr 3. J...
by buccs2b
Tue 13 Oct 2020, 10:34 am
Forum: Themed Photo Threads
Topic: 48 Hour Photo Comp: Trainers!
Replies: 29
Views: 931

Re: 48 Hour Photo Comp: Trainers!

Not sure how uncommon my selection will be Squirrel HT.2 and a couple of Hawk T.1s in the line up at RAF Valley Enthusiasts' Day 2014 https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/50082414453_b6e982cf60_h.jpg Squirrel HT.2 by Tony Adams , on Flickr T-37B, Travis AFB Open House 1996 https://live.staticflickr.c...
by buccs2b
Tue 13 Oct 2020, 9:53 am
Forum: Themed Photo Threads
Topic: Aviation- On This Day
Replies: 1700
Views: 54584

Re: Aviation- On This Day

13 October 1994, I joined a BARG organised visit to RAF Marham. We had a role brief from II (AC) Sqn and as demonstration of IR image processing, unfortunately there were no Tornados available for photographing. We then went over to 39 (1 PRU) Sqn for their role presentation and then out onto their ...
by buccs2b
Mon 12 Oct 2020, 11:13 am
Forum: Themed Photo Threads
Topic: Aviation- On This Day
Replies: 1700
Views: 54584

Re: Aviation- On This Day

Like Sarah, I was also at Dunsfold in 2019 for the small event on a rather damp day https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/48902814826_a2595a5a26_h.jpg ZA150 by Tony Adams , on Flickr https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/48903055082_ea4c71afc6_h.jpg ZA150 by Tony Adams , on Flickr https://live.staticfli...
by buccs2b
Sat 10 Oct 2020, 1:31 pm
Forum: Themed Photo Threads
Topic: 48 Hour Photo Comp: Ladies
Replies: 19
Views: 858

Re: 48 Hour Photo Comp: Ladies

First up Biggin Hill Heritage Hangar 2013, briefing the pilot for a night sortie (Re-enactors) https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/50445188557_25ee2c3ff3_h.jpg DPP_BHHH0066 by Tony Adams , on Flickr Next, Gatwick Aviation Museum Lightning engine run August 2017. Their young female volunteer was task...
by buccs2b
Wed 07 Oct 2020, 2:54 pm
Forum: Themed Photo Threads
Topic: 48 Hour Photo Comp: Shipshape and Bristol fashion
Replies: 18
Views: 851

Re: 48 Hour Photo Comp: Shipshape and Bristol fashion

These competitions aren't getting any easier Nothing very original from me https://live.staticflickr.com/7918/44752058480_ab4f69f3b4_h.jpg Leuchars199209A_0026 by Tony Adams , on Flickr https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/50352087021_12687815db_h.jpg IMG_6789 by Tony Adams , on Flickr https://live.s...
by buccs2b
Tue 06 Oct 2020, 10:11 am
Forum: Warbird & Classic Jet Photos
Topic: Gatwick Aviation Museum Engine Runs - 3 October 2020
Replies: 0
Views: 1048

Gatwick Aviation Museum Engine Runs - 3 October 2020

Another chance to see the team from Gatwick start their engines. Day started dull and damp but predictably cleared brilliantly once the event had finished https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/50416338531_f13cb950fa_h.jpg _MG_9208 by Tony Adams , on Flickr https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/504165041...
by buccs2b
Tue 06 Oct 2020, 10:02 am
Forum: Themed Photo Threads
Topic: Aviation- On This Day
Replies: 1700
Views: 54584

Re: Aviation- On This Day

A little further back, 6 October 1990 Brize Norton Photocall https://live.staticflickr.com/4552/24562636108_1ae4997d66_h.jpg Brize90_Phantom_0006 by Tony Adams , on Flickr https://live.staticflickr.com/4559/24562637548_e52bddb424_h.jpg Brize90_Phantom_0003 by Tony Adams , on Flickr https://live.stat...
by buccs2b
Tue 06 Oct 2020, 9:46 am
Forum: Themed Photo Threads
Topic: Aviation- On This Day
Replies: 1700
Views: 54584

Re: Aviation- On This Day

6 October 2010, RAF Valley Enthusiasts' Day. This year over on the western ramp near SARTU https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/50384663808_4f9c7f87fe_h.jpg IMG_2873 by Tony Adams , on Flickr Arriving for the event https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/50385542092_89567d3bea_h.jpg IMG_2892 by Tony Adam...
by buccs2b
Mon 05 Oct 2020, 9:53 am
Forum: Themed Photo Threads
Topic: Aviation- On This Day
Replies: 1700
Views: 54584

Re: Aviation- On This Day

5 October 2010 up at RAF Valley 19(R) Sqn ramp https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/50375000611_f93e8460bd_h.jpg IMG_2754 by Tony Adams , on Flickr Some locals Now the gate guard https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/50375000806_19dd20f970_h.jpg IMG_2735 by Tony Adams , on Flickr https://live.staticfli...
by buccs2b
Sat 03 Oct 2020, 3:38 pm
Forum: Themed Photo Threads
Topic: 48 Hour Photo Comp - Maritime Patrol Aircraft
Replies: 27
Views: 865

Re: 48 Hour Photo Comp - Maritime Patrol Aircraft

Hardly spoilt for choice on this one Departing Leuchars, September 1995 https://live.staticflickr.com/8084/8427591968_d375529701_h.jpg 95_Nimrod_Leuchars by Tony Adams , on Flickr Gatwick Aviation Museum, October 2020 https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/50416508037_dc263cfbf9_h.jpg _MG_9351 by Tony ...
by buccs2b
Fri 25 Sep 2020, 1:35 pm
Forum: Themed Photo Threads
Topic: 48hr photo comp: Rasberry ripple
Replies: 22
Views: 784

Re: 48hr photo comp: Rasberry ripple

Who doesn't love a bit of colour? Arriving for the Leuchars show in 1994, Hunter T.7 XL612 https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/50382395151_0fa4198aa5_h.jpg Leuchars_199409#_0032 by Tony Adams , on Flickr Arriving for IAT 1987, HS.125 XW930 RAE Bedford https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/48024898171_...
by buccs2b
Wed 23 Sep 2020, 10:46 am
Forum: Themed Photo Threads
Topic: Aviation- On This Day
Replies: 1700
Views: 54584

Re: Aviation- On This Day

Like Jalfrezi, I was also at GAM in 2017 https://live.staticflickr.com/4480/36762394844_71c03b9936_h.jpg _MG_2025 by Tony Adams , on Flickr https://live.staticflickr.com/4501/37282566622_04508e128d_h.jpg _MG_2078 by Tony Adams , on Flickr https://live.staticflickr.com/4415/36642420553_c4cf472ba3_h.j...
by buccs2b
Tue 22 Sep 2020, 10:39 am
Forum: Themed Photo Threads
Topic: Aviation- On This Day
Replies: 1700
Views: 54584

Re: Aviation- On This Day

22 September 2013, this time Brize Norton where a retirement photocall was held featuring the 3 RAF types about to leave service. https://live.staticflickr.com/7311/10205629434_aa3816866e_h.jpg DPP_Brize00009 by Tony Adams , on Flickr https://live.staticflickr.com/5517/10205667364_92f41fc0a8_h.jpg D...
by buccs2b
Mon 21 Sep 2020, 9:46 am
Forum: 'Golden Oldies' Photos
Topic: RAF Leuchars 1992: Phantoms, Flankers and Other Types
Replies: 10
Views: 916

Re: RAF Leuchars 1992: Phantoms, Flankers and Other Types

We must have been sitting/standing virtually next to each other for the F-4 Display Practice

ImageLeuchars_1992_0003a by Tony Adams, on Flickr

Very impressive display too
by buccs2b
Mon 21 Sep 2020, 9:35 am
Forum: Themed Photo Threads
Topic: Aviation- On This Day
Replies: 1700
Views: 54584

Re: Aviation- On This Day

On the morning of 21 September 1996 56(R) Squadron held their 80th Anniversary Photocall ahead of the station Families' Day https://live.staticflickr.com/4518/25062195578_e2453e21fc_h.jpg CGBY9609_0008 by Tony Adams , on Flickr https://live.staticflickr.com/4732/38898110942_3c27b6a6b3_h.jpg CGBY9609...
by buccs2b
Mon 21 Sep 2020, 9:26 am
Forum: Themed Photo Threads
Topic: 48 Hour Photo Comp: AERONAVALE
Replies: 19
Views: 710

Re: 48 Hour Photo Comp: AERONAVALE

Very limited choice for me

ImageAlize_1 by Tony Adams, on Flickr

ImageIAT87_0041 by Tony Adams, on Flickr
by buccs2b
Mon 21 Sep 2020, 9:07 am
Forum: Themed Photo Threads
Topic: Aviation- On This Day
Replies: 1700
Views: 54584

Re: Aviation- On This Day

21 September 1991, further north at Leuchars the day started bright enough... (Thanks the to guys for pointing out the error or my ways on the Blue Angels) https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/50351766497_e6f947b7a2_h.jpg IMG_0014 by Tony Adams , on Flickr https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/50350909...
by buccs2b
Sun 20 Sep 2020, 12:39 pm
Forum: Themed Photo Threads
Topic: Aviation- On This Day
Replies: 1700
Views: 54584

Re: Aviation- On This Day

20 September 1991, Leuchars arrivals day https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/50351766662_150607011e_h.jpg IMG_0008 by Tony Adams , on Flickr https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/50351611981_e20f1414bc_h.jpg IMG_0010 by Tony Adams , on Flickr https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/50351787877_4c3f0cbf08_...