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Re: Spotted
« Reply #2670 on: August 07, 2017, 10:59:01 AM »
BBMF Lancaster,Spitfire and Hurricane plus Auto Gyro,Fenec (I think),Beaufighter,Bronco another solo Spifire and other unidentified prop jobs ! Oh and of course "Just Jane",all seen at East Kirkby on Saturday when Jax and I dipped our toes into the "Peoples Mosquito" trade stand as newby volunteers.Had an interesting chat with their Operations Manager (Bill Ramsey) about his time flying 558 and other "interesting" information. Taff Stone (and friend) turned up and gave some insight into the current 558 saga :)

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« Reply #2671 on: August 07, 2017, 03:58:47 PM »
....... Jax and I dipped our toes into the "Peoples Mosquito" trade stand as newby volunteers.Had an interesting chat with their Operations Manager (Bill Ramsey) about his time flying 558 and other "interesting" information. Taff Stone (and friend) turned up and gave some insight into the current 558 saga ..
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« Reply #2672 on: August 07, 2017, 04:04:07 PM »
Bill was there all day so it was quite easy to chat with him between customers and during the flying display was on which of course thinned out the visitors to the "Mosquito" stand.

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« Reply #2673 on: August 07, 2017, 09:42:09 PM »
Bill was their all day so it was quite easy to chat with him between customers and during the flying display was on which of course thinned out the visitors to the "Mosquito" stand.

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« Reply #2674 on: August 07, 2017, 10:32:54 PM »
Interesting conversation which unfortunately i can't repeat  8)

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« Reply #2675 on: August 07, 2017, 11:50:41 PM »
2 Hawks beating up our Campsite in Brecon S Wales, also earlier last week a OV-22 or MV-22 Osprey fly over the campsite!

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« Reply #2676 on: August 09, 2017, 05:52:17 PM »
Air India 787-8 Dreamliner VT-ANV making lots of noise as She flew over just now climbing steeply
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« Reply #2677 on: August 16, 2017, 06:30:52 PM »
Ironically this morning, a Boeing 727 Oil Dispersal Aircraft flying out of DSA on it's monthly check flight ! very low as it traced a path up the River Humber then returning to it's comfy hanger at DSA where a certain Vulcan used to reside  >:(

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