RAF Coningsby 14.05.12

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RAF Coningsby 14.05.12

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I was up in Lincoln for a long weekend so thought it'd be rude not to pop over to Coningsby on Monday morning to get the Rafales departing..

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The Typhoons were nightflying, so limited home action for the short period I was there..

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But 10 minutes at Waddington provided these..

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Hope they're of interest!

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Simply stunning. But enough of your avatar..... :heyhey:

The Rafale head ons do it for me, really nice compositions.
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Those Rafale head ons are belters! :clap: :clap:

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Nice stuff, shot 2 is the pick for me.

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Screechy wrote:Nice stuff, shot 2 is the pick for me.

Likewise. :up:
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LN Strike Eagle wrote:
Screechy wrote:Nice stuff, shot 2 is the pick for me.

Likewise. :up:

Ditto - nicely composed.

Great shooting Dean.
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Whenever I see those green HUD's in pictures, I can't help but think of HAL in 2001 A Space Oddysey. :grin:
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Very nice shots, these didn't seem to get much coverage so good to see :clap:

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As already said the first 2 are great but 6 is the stand out shot for me, wonderful composition to the millimetre! Well done.

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Cheers for the kind words, chaps. Those Rafales are neat looking machines aren't they - really looking forward to seeing them at RIAT and Yeovilton now!

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Rafales are so good looking as modern jets go, if only they inherited the 2K's camo :drool:

First shot is superb, interesting to see a tiger tail ahead of this year's NTM. Great stuff Dean :clap:
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Nr 2 is a great shot :clap:

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Stonking shots them Dean - head on's particularly good. :clap:

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Superb shots Dean, I caught them arriving on Friday - great looking things in my opinion. :clap:
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Taxing Rafale looks magnificent!

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Like the Rafales as I do lijke your Avatar...

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Thanks again for the comments! :smile:

The old avatar was pretty popular it seems! Doubt the new one will be quite as popular, unless you're a Hammer! :yahoo:

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First and second shots for me nice set :clap:
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Second shot!!! :rock:

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