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Sun 03 Oct 2021, 7:40 pm
Forum: Aviation Waffle
Topic: Aeralis Red Arrows?
Replies: 47
Views: 5189

Re: Aeralis Red Arrows?

My daughter as a case in point clamoured to see the Red Arrows. A plain grey Typhoon? Meh. Exact opposite for me almost 50 years ago, when I attended my first airshow, Battle of Britain At Home Day at Biggin Hill. Wasn't even interested in the Reds, what hooked me into wanting to fly was seeing the...
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Sun 12 Sep 2021, 8:48 pm
Forum: Aviation Waffle
Topic: BBMF Lancaster email
Replies: 54
Views: 5279

Re: BBMF Lancaster email

You have to wonder at what point the RAF need to call it quits? Two, separate, engines issues in the space of one afternoon....after a prolonged period of maintenance and a delayed departure due to it being at an airfield where the ASDA isn't suitable in one direction. Far better looked after than ...
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Thu 20 May 2021, 11:19 pm
Forum: Modern Military Photos
Topic: HMS QE Portsmouth harbour
Replies: 0
Views: 963

HMS QE Portsmouth harbour

A few from today, weather not great, but quite a rare event a British carrier with jets in home location. https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/51193276155_e9045bef89_b.jpg https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/51191502712_0c1042cef2_b.jpg https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/51193276300_54290bc6a7_b.jpg
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Fri 16 Apr 2021, 6:01 pm
Forum: General Photography
Topic: Redpolls
Replies: 3
Views: 659

Re: Redpolls

Excellent, nice set.
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Fri 16 Apr 2021, 5:49 pm
Forum: General Photography
Topic: Cuckoo
Replies: 4
Views: 657

Re: Cuckoo

Mooshie1956 wrote:
Fri 16 Apr 2021, 5:04 pm
Are they taken with the P900 ?. Cracking photo's all the same.
YES P900.
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Fri 16 Apr 2021, 4:04 pm
Forum: General Photography
Topic: Cuckoo
Replies: 4
Views: 657

Cuckoo

Hi all, the very friendly Thursley bird. taken 16th Apr 21, https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/51119244273_c77995c779_b.jpg https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/51119085684_73c9e1d3f6_b.jpg https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/51119337111_2d338bb3f6_b.jpg https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/511190857...
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Mon 12 Apr 2021, 3:26 pm
Forum: Airline & Commercial Aviation Photos
Topic: Qatar gulfstream golden hour
Replies: 1
Views: 770

Qatar gulfstream golden hour

Hi all,
taken from house 5th Apr 21 on short finals to 06 Farnborough
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Tue 09 Mar 2021, 10:42 pm
Forum: General Photography
Topic: Stonechats and a Woodlark
Replies: 3
Views: 1047

Stonechats and a Woodlark

a few from this morning's Bondu bash. https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/51020037078_283a50db59_b.jpg https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/51020868407_72b7d7dd12_b.jpg https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/51020765556_c70c2f8849_b.jpg https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/51020766506_0893939345_b.jpg
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Wed 03 Mar 2021, 2:51 pm
Forum: General Photography
Topic: Dartford Warbler
Replies: 2
Views: 881

Dartford Warbler

Spotted this beauty on my daily walk about 1/2 mile from home, first time I have seen one.
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plus a posing robin
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Mon 21 Dec 2020, 11:47 am
Forum: Aviation Waffle
Topic: Interesting Internet
Replies: 668
Views: 206330

Re: Interesting Internet

Virgin 747 departure from LHR live in cockpit vid.
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Fri 13 Nov 2020, 11:30 pm
Forum: General Photography
Topic: Lockdown 2 Garden hide
Replies: 6
Views: 842

Re: Lockdown 2 Garden hide

Had a grey wagtail my garden this year for the first time, was picking fish food off the surface of the pond. Great pics
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Tue 03 Nov 2020, 11:38 pm
Forum: Aviation Waffle
Topic: Last Last Lightning Show Binbrook 1987 info needed
Replies: 12
Views: 2135

Re: Last Last Lightning Show Binbrook 1987 info needed

Wet, but what a photo op, with that high speed pass also not often you see a shack with vapour!
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Fri 23 Oct 2020, 6:07 pm
Forum: Airline & Commercial Aviation Photos
Topic: 'An' unusual visitor to BHX this week
Replies: 6
Views: 1876

Re: 'An' unusual visitor to BHX this week

Lovely looking aeroplane
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Tue 13 Oct 2020, 5:24 pm
Forum: Historic Aviation
Topic: Bit and piece identification help
Replies: 6
Views: 1153

Re: Bit and piece identification help

nighthawk999 wrote:
Sat 10 Oct 2020, 2:24 pm
Regarding the bullets,surely it would be more advisable for safety's sake to contact the local police to get the French equivalent of EOD to dispose of them safely?
YES
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Tue 13 Oct 2020, 5:21 pm
Forum: Aviation Waffle
Topic: T2 Aviation 727 spraying Raf valleys runway
Replies: 2
Views: 1415

Re: T2 Aviation 727 spraying Raf valleys runway

Looks similar to Farnborough display 2018.
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Wed 07 Oct 2020, 11:20 am
Forum: Modern Military Photos
Topic: 'Six of the boldest' Lakenheath 5 Oct 20
Replies: 0
Views: 1061

'Six of the boldest' Lakenheath 5 Oct 20

Hi all,
just the one from a bit of a grey morning, Tabor11-16
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Sat 27 Jun 2020, 8:53 am
Forum: Aviation Waffle
Topic: Boris Force One?
Replies: 101
Views: 10891

Re: Boris Force One?

About time we had a VIP aircraft suitably marked to shuttle our leaders around, instead of leasing other nations assets. All this nonsense about 'former military aircraft' doing the rounds is ridiculous the white tanker fleet were fully operational.
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Wed 17 Jun 2020, 8:09 pm
Forum: Aviation Waffle
Topic: Reds & Patrouille over Heathrow
Replies: 46
Views: 8132

Re: Reds & Patrouille over Heathrow

Thank you very much
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Wed 17 Jun 2020, 5:22 pm
Forum: Aviation Waffle
Topic: Reds & Patrouille over Heathrow
Replies: 46
Views: 8132

Re: Reds & Patrouille over Heathrow

Gonzo230 wrote:
Wed 17 Jun 2020, 7:26 am
Mike wrote:
Tue 16 Jun 2020, 4:32 pm
Gonzo230 wrote:
Tue 16 Jun 2020, 4:02 pm
Mr Macron will be at 10 Downing Street, hence the location of the datum.
No 10, or Clarence House? Or is he visiting both?
The info issued by the CAA, upon which I based writing the ATC procedure, says Westminster 10 Downing St.
Could you supply the waypoint lat longs?
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Wed 10 Jun 2020, 10:49 pm
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: Edward Colston statue removal,your views.
Replies: 199
Views: 12462

Re: Edward Colston statue removal,your views.

Baden-Powell is for the chop in Poole apparently.
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Mon 18 May 2020, 4:48 pm
Forum: Aviation Waffle
Topic: Aviation Art
Replies: 30
Views: 5197

Re: Aviation Art

Forgive the question, but is finished product a tracing?
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Sat 18 Apr 2020, 12:44 pm
Forum: Warbird & Classic Jet Photos
Topic: Red Bulls P38
Replies: 6
Views: 3113

Red Bulls P38

a few taken at Farnborough 18 https://live.staticflickr.com/1818/44242270091_0c61b42491_h.jpg https://live.staticflickr.com/1845/42434583550_96bd970f30_h.jpg https://live.staticflickr.com/1890/43524898294_414a9cd4c0_h.jpg https://live.staticflickr.com/1815/42434583880_ffb848323e_h.jpg https://live.s...
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Tue 07 Apr 2020, 4:58 pm
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: Football
Replies: 56
Views: 7430

Re: Football

I think it's more the case of, furloughing the people that can't really afford it and keeping greedy people on full wages.
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Thu 26 Mar 2020, 9:33 am
Forum: Aviation Waffle
Topic: What do the Red Arrows do this year?
Replies: 31
Views: 5158

Re: What do the Red Arrows do this year?

Spiny Norman wrote:I would have thought that as they're not key workers, they should be at home, like everyone else.

There's plenty online engagement they could be doing with schools and other organisations. Is there a RAFAT equivalent to Joe Wickes!?

The whole of the Armed Forces are key workers at all times.