Friday Gnats at North Weald

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TJJ
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Friday Gnats at North Weald

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A good day for a couple of the North Weald Gnats to go flying. The sun and clouds were both in the right place for once to give some dramatic light.

G-MOUR did a flight test. The wind was a bit gusty.

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Later on, G-RORI did a coupe of flights and tested the smoke system

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Really gorgeous shots mate.Those little jets made such an impression on me when I was younger. :smile:
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Brilliant shots, lovely little jets, nice to see them in the air - I just about remember seeing them when I was a nipper.

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Very nice to see. 4 and 6 are both excellent.

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No 4 for me :rock: Great little set of a charismatic jet.
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Nice set and another vote for shot 4 :clap:
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Just seen a thread from a different site showing more Gnat photos,and a lovely looking Venom??? does anyone know anything about that aircraft?
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Might be Classic Airforce's Venom?

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They're both owned by Classic Air Force AFAIK, but I think they're maintained by Weald Aviation?
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Venom is indeed one of the Classic Air Force examples, with Weald Aviation for Maintenance! :up:

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Thanks for that chaps. Lovely looking aircraft.
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