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Aug 20, 2019 12:19 as a reply to  @ post 18913303 |  #2941

Great pictures! How were the Red Arrows? Did you get any pictures?




  
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Aug 20, 2019 12:28 |  #2942

Let’s have a Spitfire Fest! :-) This is the Photo Reconnaissance Spitfire PR Mk XI PL965 from the Hangar 11 collection taken at our Members Day at the West London Aero Club, White Waltham Airfield UK.


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Aug 20, 2019 13:15 |  #2943

So if it's gonna be Spits... here is a couple of scans from my 120 negatives from 1990 Breckenridge, tx airshow


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Aug 20, 2019 14:35 |  #2944

Phoenixuk wrote in post #18913341 (external link)
Great pictures! How were the Red Arrows? Did you get any pictures?


I added some to this thread but the whole performance less them drawing the hart & harpoon (had the wrong camera / lens in my hand) is here.

https://flic.kr/s/aHsm​Gagioj (external link)


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Aug 20, 2019 15:02 as a reply to  @ cicopo's post |  #2945

Thanks. They are great pictures!




  
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Aug 20, 2019 15:24 |  #2946

Love these old Spitfire photos and appreciate the posts.
Something not seen here.
Any Mosquito's, Beaufighters make it to these shows?



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Aug 20, 2019 15:56 as a reply to  @ avondale87's post |  #2947

No Mosquitoes flying in the UK at the moment a situation that will hopefully change before too long!

I can do you a Blenheim if that’s any consolation!

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Aug 20, 2019 16:02 |  #2948

Phoenixuk wrote in post #18913450 (external link)
No Mosquitoes flying in the UK at the moment a situation that will hopefully change before too long!

I can do you a Blenheim if that’s any consolation!

Beautiful. No need for consolation :-)
Lovely captures.
Very nice thanks.



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Aug 20, 2019 18:33 |  #2949

Talking of Spits, here are two based in Australia seen getting airbourne at Warbirds Downunder 2018 at their home base of Temora, New South Wales.

Mk VIII

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IMAGE LINK: https://flic.kr/p/2h2z​REz  (external link) 20181013-140100-02241 (external link) by Graham Mahoney (external link), on Flickr

Mk XVI

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IMAGE LINK: https://flic.kr/p/2bkq​tbS  (external link) 20181013-140110-02259 (external link) by Graham Mahoney (external link), on Flickr

A coupla bodies and a few lenses

  
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Aug 20, 2019 21:39 |  #2950

graham121 wrote in post #18913526 (external link)
Talking of Spits, here are two based in Australia seen getting airbourne at Warbirds Downunder 2018 at their home base of Temora, New South Wales.

Mk VIII

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Aug 20, 2019 23:52 as a reply to  @ avondale87's post |  #2951

Kermit Week's Mosquito in Breckenridge, Tx late 80's...


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Aug 21, 2019 03:42 |  #2952

Another Spit. This one getting airborne at Aviation Nation a couple of years ago

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Aug 21, 2019 04:28 |  #2953

Cygnus wrote in post #18913686 (external link)
Another Spit. This one getting airborne at Aviation Nation a couple of years ago

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that's awesome!


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Aug 21, 2019 04:36 |  #2954

Only Mosquito shots I have are from 2012 when Avspecs relaunched KA114 in Auckland:


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I've missed both Mosquito's they restored since then <grumpy> and hope they have another one in the pipeline!

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Aug 21, 2019 04:42 |  #2955

Wow. Hats off to you all.
Very nice old warriors. The planes  :p
Appreciate the flurry of photos thanks.



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