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by Wbirdnut
Thu 06 Aug 2020, 10:58 pm
Forum: Themed Photo Threads
Topic: 48 Hours Photo Competition - Lumps, Bumps and Pointy Bits
Replies: 23
Views: 678

Re: 48 Hours Photo Competition - Lumps, Bumps and Pointy Bits

PAC 750 XL a face only a mother could love. https://live.staticflickr.com/4457/38029893166_8beca5392d_c.jpg Weed sprayer Squirrel. https://live.staticflickr.com/4425/36412542652_abf38dffa9_c.jpg Geophysical survey Cessna with a sting in her tail. https://live.staticflickr.com/4229/35812624106_62a53a...
by Wbirdnut
Wed 22 Jul 2020, 8:50 am
Forum: Aviation Waffle
Topic: Last Qantas 747 draws a picture
Replies: 3
Views: 947

Last Qantas 747 draws a picture

The last Qantas 747 left Sydney today for LA and on to the Mojave storage facility. Was tracking her route on Flightaware and she started turning all over the place, jumped to the conclusion she had a problem and was coming back, how wrong I was! https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/50140093352_ff4b4...
by Wbirdnut
Tue 21 Jul 2020, 1:59 am
Forum: Themed Photo Threads
Topic: 48 Hour Photo Comp : Water
Replies: 19
Views: 723

Re: 48 Hour Photo Comp : Water

Sydney Harbour Seaplane's Caravan. https://live.staticflickr.com/1782/41169792400_213fd30930_c.jpg Colyaer Freedom in front of Blackburn Island, Lord Howe Island. https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/50135609697_e885e9ffcc_c.jpg RAAF C130J's over Blackburn Island, Lord Howe Island. https://live.stati...
by Wbirdnut
Mon 13 Jul 2020, 11:21 pm
Forum: Themed Photo Threads
Topic: Aviation- On This Day
Replies: 1156
Views: 35039

Re: Aviation- On This Day

Legends 2018, bit of a theme, more than one engine. https://live.staticflickr.com/1805/28565942077_549b78f2d3_c.jpg https://live.staticflickr.com/836/29581540908_90c0d34caf_c.jpg https://live.staticflickr.com/915/28635785387_dd52e2f268_c.jpg https://live.staticflickr.com/835/42680129905_70cb07b48a_c...
by Wbirdnut
Sun 12 Jul 2020, 1:27 am
Forum: Themed Photo Threads
Topic: Aviation- On This Day
Replies: 1156
Views: 35039

Re: Aviation- On This Day

12/7/19 fortunate to visit The Australian War Memorial's storage facility, a lot top see, a small part of what's in the sheds. https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/48287342677_795a642df5_c.jpg https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/48287803611_548219a87f_c.jpg https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/4828780...
by Wbirdnut
Wed 08 Jul 2020, 1:48 am
Forum: Themed Photo Threads
Topic: 48 hour competition. The Spirit of Woodford
Replies: 27
Views: 998

Re: 48 hour competition. A V ROE Woodford

Not many Avros in Australia, Lancaster at the Bull Creek Museum, Western Australia. https://live.staticflickr.com/4215/34971958914_0941fbcedd_c.jpg Anson being restored to static at the South Australian Aviation Museum. https://live.staticflickr.com/4259/35002983573_246c7c7a3b_c.jpg Another Anson ag...
by Wbirdnut
Sun 05 Jul 2020, 10:23 pm
Forum: Themed Photo Threads
Topic: Aviation- On This Day
Replies: 1156
Views: 35039

Re: Aviation- On This Day

6/7/16, Pearl Harbour Aviation Museum on the island of Oahu, Hawaii. https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/50047710448_1ff0c51cd1_c.jpg Shrapnel damage from the 1941 attack. https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/50078326032_8c7876542a_c.jpg https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/49225636681_44c9b2fbc1_c.jp...
by Wbirdnut
Sun 05 Jul 2020, 9:46 pm
Forum: Themed Photo Threads
Topic: 48 Hour Photo Comp: The Human Element
Replies: 36
Views: 1242

Re: 48 Hour Photo Comp: The Human Element

March 2019, Eric Dabas flew this Flight Designs CTLS from Europe to New Zealand. Took around eight hours over the Tasman Sea to fly from Lord Howe Island to NZ. https://live.staticflickr.com/7802/47286111351_9ce873c9d8_c.jpg December 2018, another impressive feat, Chris Pote flew his suitably regist...
by Wbirdnut
Fri 03 Jul 2020, 10:40 am
Forum: Themed Photo Threads
Topic: Aviation- On This Day
Replies: 1156
Views: 35039

Re: Aviation- On This Day

4/7/19 visited The Australian Vintage Aviation Society (TAVAS) museum at Caboolture Airport north of Brisbane, Australia. TAVAS Website. http://www.tavas.com.au The people are friendly, none of the machines are roped off so you get nice and close, all the aeroplanes are airworthy. https://live.stati...
by Wbirdnut
Sat 27 Jun 2020, 10:45 pm
Forum: Themed Photo Threads
Topic: 48 Hour Photo Comp: Two Ships
Replies: 29
Views: 1313

Re: 48 Hour Photo Comp: Two Ships

RAAF Herc’s in 2014.
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Light grey and dark grey? Just before they where all painted dark grey.
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by Wbirdnut
Fri 26 Jun 2020, 9:05 pm
Forum: Themed Photo Threads
Topic: 48 Hour Photo Comp: F-15 Eagle
Replies: 31
Views: 1441

Re: 48 Hour Photo Comp: F-15 Eagle

Bit late but included because of the unusual location.

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by Wbirdnut
Thu 25 Jun 2020, 10:13 am
Forum: Themed Photo Threads
Topic: Aviation- On This Day
Replies: 1156
Views: 35039

Re: Aviation- On This Day

Visited the Australian War Memorial’s magnificent collection a few times these pic’s taken 26/6/16 https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/50043433152_a0736be498_b.jpg https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/50043188876_c0e6ed0f5b_b.jpg https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/50042625013_2acf920e41_b.jpg The Wa...
by Wbirdnut
Mon 22 Jun 2020, 10:46 pm
Forum: Themed Photo Threads
Topic: Aviation- On This Day
Replies: 1156
Views: 35039

Re: Aviation- On This Day

A few more from Bull Creek, Perth Western Australia. https://live.staticflickr.com/4215/34971958914_0941fbcedd_b.jpg https://live.staticflickr.com/4285/35680106091_7a7b1717a8_b.jpg https://live.staticflickr.com/4205/35771809396_a3dd5997f6_b.jpg https://live.staticflickr.com/4218/35002473113_897dc2fe...
by Wbirdnut
Mon 22 Jun 2020, 11:42 am
Forum: Themed Photo Threads
Topic: Aviation- On This Day
Replies: 1156
Views: 35039

Re: Aviation- On This Day

A Couple of Cats a couple of years apart, Bull Creek Aviation Museum Perth Western Australia, 23/6/17. https://live.staticflickr.com/4239/35680196901_624816655a_b.jpg https://live.staticflickr.com/4240/34972142874_406f386a11_b.jpg https://live.staticflickr.com/4279/34972196134_ef5534af9f_b.jpg A mer...
by Wbirdnut
Sat 20 Jun 2020, 5:00 pm
Forum: Themed Photo Threads
Topic: 48 Hour Photo Comp: Ze little détail
Replies: 25
Views: 1459

Re: 48 Hour Photo Comp: Ze little détail

A bull, water tank, satelite dish, 182 and a hang glider! https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/46973974114_03153c3975_b.jpg Reversing Herc with the loadie checking he doesn't back over something. https://live.staticflickr.com/1726/40734785590_c9ce0ccf54_b.jpg https://live.staticflickr.com/4264/356841...
by Wbirdnut
Thu 18 Jun 2020, 5:32 pm
Forum: Themed Photo Threads
Topic: 48 Hour Photo Comp: Close up
Replies: 43
Views: 1721

Re: 48 Hour Photo Comp: Close up

They're meant to be on the move, did I read that right? wbirdnut - I'm not sure that 109 has moved anywhere for a few years! Haven't heard about the 109 moving, there are big plans for the Australian War Memorial they have a lot of great stuff not on display in storage. The story behind the 109 in ...
by Wbirdnut
Wed 17 Jun 2020, 9:28 pm
Forum: Themed Photo Threads
Topic: 48 Hour Photo Comp: Close up
Replies: 43
Views: 1721

Re: 48 Hour Photo Comp: Close up

They're meant to be on the move, did I read that right? wbirdnut - I'm not sure that 109 has moved anywhere for a few years! Haven't heard about the 109 moving, there are big plans for the Australian War Memorial they have a lot of great stuff not on display in storage. The story behind the 109 in ...
by Wbirdnut
Wed 17 Jun 2020, 12:05 pm
Forum: Themed Photo Threads
Topic: 48 Hour Photo Comp: Close up
Replies: 43
Views: 1721

Re: 48 Hour Photo Comp: Close up

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by Wbirdnut
Tue 16 Jun 2020, 11:49 pm
Forum: Themed Photo Threads
Topic: Aviation- On This Day
Replies: 1156
Views: 35039

Re: Aviation- On This Day

Lucky catch 17/6/2014 only been out our way twice https://live.staticflickr.com/1739/27674177937_f44773f468_b.jpg https://live.staticflickr.com/1754/41821780824_37e5e53230_b.jpg https://live.staticflickr.com/1735/42492653112_c8a2c8047a_b.jpg https://live.staticflickr.com/1748/41642703945_5a03d2cf18_...
by Wbirdnut
Tue 16 Jun 2020, 12:18 am
Forum: Themed Photo Threads
Topic: 48 Hour Photo Comp: Rotor Blur!
Replies: 26
Views: 1253

Re: 48 Hour Photo Comp: Rotor Blur!

Royal Australian Navy MH-60 Romeo.

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by Wbirdnut
Sat 13 Jun 2020, 4:19 am
Forum: Themed Photo Threads
Topic: 48 Hour Photo Comp: Classic Jets
Replies: 28
Views: 1552

Re: 48 Hour Photo Comp: Classic Jets

Temora Aviation Museum's Meteor F8, painted in markings of George Hale's
machine which shot down two Mig 15s in the Korean war.

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by Wbirdnut
Mon 08 Jun 2020, 2:48 am
Forum: Themed Photo Threads
Topic: Aviation- On This Day
Replies: 1156
Views: 35039

Re: Aviation- On This Day

Couple more from Temora.
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One day I'll get their Avon Sabre as well?
by Wbirdnut
Mon 08 Jun 2020, 12:18 am
Forum: Themed Photo Threads
Topic: 48 Hour Photo Comp: Axis Warbirds
Replies: 29
Views: 1633

Re: 48 Hour Photo Comp: Axis Warbirds

May not qualify, a Harvard doing it's best to impersonate a Zero, on a ferry flight
from NZ to Oz in the 90's.
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by Wbirdnut
Sun 07 Jun 2020, 10:45 am
Forum: Themed Photo Threads
Topic: Aviation- On This Day
Replies: 1156
Views: 35039

Re: Aviation- On This Day

Temora Aviation Museum’s showcase on an overcast 8/6/19. Oldest airworthy Tiger in oz. https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/48026065391_fc67ed9926_c.jpg https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/48026178977_d9a6b5936f_c.jpg Locally manufacutured CAC Winjeel. https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/48026183417_...