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by DylanLlewellyn
Wed 22 Jul 2009, 8:58 am
Forum: Heads Up/OTT
Topic: U2's into Fairford
Replies: 15
Views: 2544

Re: U2's into Fairford

Cheers for that info ursa_major, I might take a look on the way past, just in case! At least I am going to Culdrose next week, assuming it is not fogged out like last year!!

Cheers, Dylan
by DylanLlewellyn
Wed 22 Jul 2009, 8:55 am
Forum: Royal International Air Tattoo
Topic: Worst RIAT ever?
Replies: 211
Views: 24411

Re: Worst RIAT ever?

It never amazes me that within days of a show how many ungrateful sods starting complaining on here! Was it the best RIAT ever, well NO, was it the worst, NO again, that was last year! We all saw some great aircraft, not as many as previous years, but yes, we got our show and most importantly the RA...
by DylanLlewellyn
Wed 22 Jul 2009, 8:19 am
Forum: Heads Up/OTT
Topic: U2's into Fairford
Replies: 15
Views: 2544

Re: U2's into Fairford

They really could have sent them a week earlier!!

What are the chances of these being parked up outside on Sunday when I go on holiday to Cornwall down the M4?

Slim to none I guess?

Anyone?
by DylanLlewellyn
Sun 19 Jul 2009, 9:07 am
Forum: Royal International Air Tattoo
Topic: Spanish 'Bug display Friday
Replies: 6
Views: 1601

Re: Spanish 'Bug display Friday

The Spanish Hornet's Saturday morning "almost" sonic boom at the end of the display, complete with shock cones and "whumpf" was a serious highlight of the day at the very beginning!! I wonder if anybody in Flight had a quiet word about his speed? RIAT, altogether a bit light on s...
by DylanLlewellyn
Tue 14 Jul 2009, 4:33 pm
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: Top Gear.
Replies: 86
Views: 9162

Re: Top Gear.

I used to work at Dunsfold (06-08) and can tell you that Schuy is not one of the real Stigs as the only Biz jet that goes in there almost weekly is G-EMLI (CN 5383), a Challenger and has nothing to do with any German! However, one of the Stigs is the British driver of the Panoz entry at Le Mans in 2...
by DylanLlewellyn
Thu 04 Jun 2009, 3:57 pm
Forum: Aviation Waffle
Topic: Disappearing spotters' spots
Replies: 13
Views: 3723

Re: Disappearing spotters' spots

Talking of lost spotting spots, especially at LHR, does anybody remember the joy of sitting on top of the old Pan Am building near Hatton Cross (next to where Huntings was)? Back in the glorious 80s it was possible to just climb the fire escape stairs and sit on top of the building with your feet ha...