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by Hammerhead
Mon 04 May 2015, 7:45 pm
Forum: Royal International Air Tattoo
Topic: Getting to RIAT from Swindon
Replies: 23
Views: 4982

Re: Getting to RIAT from Swindon

Just to note the shuttle buses only run on the show days, so if your looking to do the arrival or departure days they wont be available.
I assume if your staying in Swindon from the 15th to 20th you would be better off hiring a car as taxi fare to and from Fairford would be the dearer option...
by Hammerhead
Sun 03 May 2015, 9:55 pm
Forum: Royal International Air Tattoo
Topic: New Moley clue
Replies: 93
Views: 12700

Re: New Moley clue

I'm 100% convinced it's a Hind but I'm damned if I have a decent idea where it is from. I still think the peace, park and game refer to a Hyde for the reasons I gave above. Perhaps the gel in the clue is The Georgian Lari is the currency of Georgia. Our currency rankings show that the most popular ...
by Hammerhead
Sun 07 Dec 2014, 6:32 pm
Forum: Airshow Photos
Topic: Your Favourite Image from 2014!
Replies: 84
Views: 27432

Re: Your Favourite Image from 2014!

BrizeWatcher wrote:
Hammerhead wrote:My favorite from 2013 is Miss Demeanour during her fantastic display at Bray Airshow Ireland...

Bit late im afraid, that was last year.


I did take it in 2014, just had a brain freeze while typing. :roll: I will probably be still typing 2014 on next years shots .. :lol:
by Hammerhead
Fri 05 Dec 2014, 10:44 pm
Forum: Airshow Photos
Topic: Your Favourite Image from 2014!
Replies: 84
Views: 27432

Re: Your Favourite Image from 2014!

My favorite from 2014 is Miss Demeanour during her fantastic display at Bray Airshow Ireland...

ImageG-PSST by Lucan Snapper, on Flickr
by Hammerhead
Sun 14 Sep 2014, 11:29 pm
Forum: Airshow Photos
Topic: Irish Air Corps Night Shoot
Replies: 0
Views: 678

Irish Air Corps Night Shoot

I was lucky enough to be invited to a night shoot at Baldonnel tonight Here are a few quick edits of a great night, and many thanks to the Air Corps for putting it on.... https://farm4.staticflickr.com/3862/15054534688_7985047588_c.jpg Irish Air Corps CASA - Charlie 253 by Lucan Snapper , on Flickr ...
by Hammerhead
Sun 07 Sep 2014, 9:53 pm
Forum: Airshow Photos
Topic: Air Waves Portrush, Northern Ireland
Replies: 0
Views: 756

Air Waves Portrush, Northern Ireland

Spent a couple of days at a very nice little seaside show. https://farm4.staticflickr.com/3918/15168592281_19c8955d4c_c.jpg Consolidated PBY-5A Catalina by Lucan Snapper , on Flickr https://farm4.staticflickr.com/3844/14984872349_e765e55212_c.jpg ZH828 Merlin HM.2 by Lucan Snapper , on Flickr https:...
by Hammerhead
Tue 19 Aug 2014, 9:00 pm
Forum: Modern Military Photos
Topic: Spot the Helicopter...
Replies: 3
Views: 1421

Spot the Helicopter...

I caught the Irish Air Corps doing some confined area training today, can you spot the EC-135?

ImageIrish Air Corps EC-135 by Lucan Snapper, on Flickr
by Hammerhead
Sun 10 Aug 2014, 3:54 pm
Forum: Airshow Photos
Topic: Newcastle Festival of Flight, Northern Ireland
Replies: 6
Views: 1527

Re: Newcastle Festival of Flight, Northern Ireland

Thanks for the comments guys, A great location for a show with the Mourne mountains as a backdrop. A few more shots from the show... https://farm4.staticflickr.com/3872/14876434502_8a5a746532_c.jpg Norwegian Air Force Historic Flight Vampires by Lucan Snapper , on Flickr https://farm6.staticflickr.c...
by Hammerhead
Sun 10 Aug 2014, 10:06 am
Forum: Airshow Photos
Topic: Newcastle Festival of Flight, Northern Ireland
Replies: 6
Views: 1527

Newcastle Festival of Flight, Northern Ireland

Not a bad day out ..... https://farm4.staticflickr.com/3919/14687931930_e44515baf3_c.jpg Irish Air Corps CASA 253 by Lucan Snapper , on Flickr https://farm4.staticflickr.com/3923/14688081507_9f4f282988_c.jpg RAF Falcons by Lucan Snapper , on Flickr https://farm4.staticflickr.com/3881/14872140904_75c...
by Hammerhead
Mon 21 Jul 2014, 8:55 pm
Forum: Airshow Photos
Topic: Bray Airshow Ireland 20-7-14
Replies: 4
Views: 1128

Bray Airshow Ireland 20-7-14

Bray Airshow is a free show held just outside Dublin in seaside town of Bray, Here are a few of my shots from the 3 hour show.. https://farm6.staticflickr.com/5565/14524732630_b70575a8cd_c.jpg EI-ICA by Lucan Snapper , on Flickr https://farm3.staticflickr.com/2921/14709072854_3b0cb098cb_c.jpg Stearm...
by Hammerhead
Wed 18 Jun 2014, 8:24 pm
Forum: Airline & Commercial Aviation Photos
Topic: New Canadian Service for Dublin
Replies: 3
Views: 1026

New Canadian Service for Dublin

Canadian carrier Westjet have started a service into Dublin from St John's in Newfoundland . https://farm3.staticflickr.com/2902/14473512783_a7568e2368_b.jpg C-FWSK Westjet Boeing 737-7CT(WL) by Lucan Snapper , on Flickr https://farm6.staticflickr.com/5483/14451986722_9e688b12ea_b.jpg C-FWSK Westjet...
by Hammerhead
Thu 12 Jun 2014, 9:53 pm
Forum: Themed Photo Threads
Topic: G-SABR - Thanks for the memories.
Replies: 33
Views: 10702

Re: G-SABR - Thanks for the memories.

I was lucky enough to get up close when she visited Dublin last year... https://farm4.staticflickr.com/3665/9775907781_01243666de_c.jpg G-SABR - F-86 Sabre by Lucan Snapper , on Flickr https://farm8.staticflickr.com/7301/9775853695_74fea6c33c_c.jpg G-SABR - F-86 Sabre by Lucan Snapper , on Flickr ht...
by Hammerhead
Mon 26 May 2014, 7:41 pm
Forum: Royal International Air Tattoo
Topic: RIAT 2014 - Participation Thread
Replies: 4181
Views: 542441

Re: RIAT 2014 - Participation Thread

It also says that it will be flying too..... Textron AirLand LLC, a joint venture between Textron Inc. and AirLand Enterprises, said its Scorpion aircraft will be flown at the Royal Air Tattoo from July 11 to 13, and then at the Farnborough International Air Show, which begins July 14. Read more: m
by Hammerhead
Sat 19 Apr 2014, 9:12 am
Forum: Modern Military Photos
Topic: Irish Air Corps and Sunshine...again..
Replies: 7
Views: 2099

Re: Irish Air Corps and Sunshine...again..

Thank's for the comments guy's... Rare to see the I.A.C. PC9's with machine gun pods fitted. They have a couple of aircraft fitted with the pods all the time now as they visit the range regularly... Nice selection of images, the PC-9 looks very smart in the grey colour scheme! Even the C172 looks sm...
by Hammerhead
Wed 16 Apr 2014, 8:41 pm
Forum: Modern Military Photos
Topic: Irish Air Corps and Sunshine...again..
Replies: 7
Views: 2099

Irish Air Corps and Sunshine...again..

Had a very enjoyable visit to the Air Corps today... https://farm3.staticflickr.com/2809/13901184313_92e300243d_c.jpg Irish Air Corps - PC9M - 260 by Lucan Snapper , on Flickr https://farm4.staticflickr.com/3709/13901116615_9b08b3e61c_c.jpg Irish Air Corps - Cessna FR 172 - 203 by Lucan Snapper , on...
by Hammerhead
Sun 02 Mar 2014, 3:45 pm
Forum: Modern Military Photos
Topic: Irish Sunshine
Replies: 2
Views: 1578

Irish Sunshine

A few shots of the Irish Air Corps aircraft enjoying some sunshine.... http://farm8.staticflickr.com/7335/12857579143_115ac89a33_c.jpg Irish Air Corps Agusta Westland AW139 Reg 274 by Lucan Snapper , on Flickr http://farm4.staticflickr.com/3772/12857506255_6e90616725_c.jpg Irish Air Corps Pilatus PC...
by Hammerhead
Sun 15 Sep 2013, 10:43 pm
Forum: Airshow Photos
Topic: Flightfest Dublin
Replies: 6
Views: 2343

Flightfest Dublin

A few shots from todays show..... http://farm6.staticflickr.com/5332/9762722752_82aac73831_c.jpg G-BIKU - DHL - Boeing 757 by Lucan Snapper , on Flickr http://farm3.staticflickr.com/2821/9762974704_6dbca2ea1c_c.jpg EI-RJX - Cityjet by Lucan Snapper , on Flickr http://farm4.staticflickr.com/3754/9763...
by Hammerhead
Mon 26 Aug 2013, 6:57 pm
Forum: European Events
Topic: Flight fest Dublin Sun September 15th
Replies: 12
Views: 4297

Re: Flight fest Dublin Sun September 15th

I know this has been mentioned before but the line up is getting more impressive with the A380 now a participant. Also it is a really interesting venue but I fear it may be ruined by FL's and only one pass? Steve All aircraft will be doing at least two passes .... Also a few more aircraft will be a...
by Hammerhead
Mon 12 Aug 2013, 8:54 am
Forum: Airshow Photos
Topic: Newcastle Festival Of Flight 2013
Replies: 5
Views: 921

Newcastle Festival Of Flight 2013

A few of my shots for this great show.... http://farm4.staticflickr.com/3748/9486157379_1f9797c9c0_b.jpg F-86 Sabre G-SABR by Lucan Snapper , on Flickr http://farm8.staticflickr.com/7445/9486167281_f1442029a5_b.jpg BBMF Dakota ZA947 by Lucan Snapper , on Flickr http://farm8.staticflickr.com/7287/948...
by Hammerhead
Mon 22 Jul 2013, 7:38 pm
Forum: Seaside Shows
Topic: Portrush airshow NI
Replies: 3
Views: 1829

Re: Portrush airshow NI

I think you would be better heading to the ''Festival of Flight'' at Newcastle Co Down on the 10th of August, They will have the Typhoon,Vulcan,Red Arrows,F86 sabre, Hawker Hunter,Sea Fury, BBMF Dakota and The Air Corps... This is a lot better show than Portrush and is also a better location with th...
by Hammerhead
Sat 14 Jul 2012, 3:58 pm
Forum: Airshow Photos
Topic: MIG display 10 out of 10
Replies: 7
Views: 1283

MIG display 10 out of 10

According to the score cards the MIG got 10 out of 10... http://farm9.staticflickr.com/8015/7544822028_43ab36e7b7_z.jpg 10 out of 10 - Mikoyan MiG-29 - Polish Air Force - RIAT 2012 by Lucan Snapper , on Flickr But the Vulcan got 11.... http://farm9.staticflickr.com/8024/7567410446_88ed9243dd_z.jpg 1...
by Hammerhead
Wed 27 Jun 2012, 7:37 pm
Forum: Royal International Air Tattoo
Topic: How will you be enjoying the show?
Replies: 100
Views: 8379

Re: How will you be enjoying the show?

Three of us will be on the ferry from Dublin to Holyhead on Wednesday then on to my sisters place near Stroud, P&V Thursday and Firday, Show on Saturday/Sunday... Back by ferry on the Monday for weeks of sorting through pics... :yahoo:
by Hammerhead
Sun 10 Jun 2012, 1:30 pm
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: UEFA Euro 2012
Replies: 135
Views: 18186

Re: UEFA 2012

We dont expect to win :sad: But will we have a good time while it lasts.... :rock: :rock:
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