Lossie P-8s Jan 17

Switch to full style
Photos of operational aircraft from bases, airports and "spotter" outings
Post a reply

Lossie P-8s Jan 17

Sun 08 Jan 2017, 5:40 pm

The New Year at Lossie has kicked off with the now regular appearance of the USN P-8s.

1. 168855 was first to arrive on the 3rd:
Image

168858 dropped in for a short visit on the 7th in much better weather:

2.
Image

3.
Image

After a failed humpback whale spotting trip to Burghead today I noticed 858 was getting ready for a sortie as the light was fading.

4.
Image

5.
Image

6.
Image

Re: Lossie P-8s Jan 17

Sun 08 Jan 2017, 5:45 pm

A taste of things to come? Is this familiarisation training or something?

Re: Lossie P-8s Jan 17

Mon 09 Jan 2017, 11:06 am

I really like shots 5 & 6, well done :smile:

Re: Lossie P-8s Jan 17

Mon 09 Jan 2017, 6:16 pm

Cheers Wes.

Unknown - no idea why they're here.

Re: Lossie P-8s Jan 17

Tue 10 Jan 2017, 10:27 pm

Very nice. Number 6 is excellent.

Re: Lossie P-8s Jan 17

Wed 11 Jan 2017, 5:33 pm

Unknown74 wrote:A taste of things to come? Is this familiarisation training or something?

More like filling a huge capability gap until we get our own.

Re: Lossie P-8s Jan 17

Wed 11 Jan 2017, 8:01 pm

Cheers Norman.
Post a reply