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Leuchars Airshow Pics

Old 14th Sep 2005, 19:57
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Leuchars Airshow Pics

Quite a few pics out there on the different forums of Leuchars Pics,but I thought some of you may be impressed with this thread in particular.

There is an amazing shot of a 14Sqn Tonka taken during the airfield attack that deserves wider publicity.And we all know you fast jet jockeys love seeing yourselves in action

http://www.ukar.co.uk/board/ikonboar...ST;f=10;t=6874
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Old 14th Sep 2005, 23:36
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Well done that man... Come on - be honest... How many were cropped or do you have super human control over the Camera DTs?

Some spectacular work there. Keep it up.


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Old 15th Sep 2005, 22:43
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Cool

Thanks Conan ... I'll pass your comments onto my good colleague Mike Hall who took the fantastic 14 Sqn Tornado photo at the Leuchars Airshow.



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Old 16th Sep 2005, 07:45
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Excellent images!
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Top picture taking. I loved the GR4 against the smoke background, but not as much as I loved seeing the Mighty F4. Am I showing my age? Over to you, Tarnished, for a cruel and witty put-down.
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As an Army helicopter pilot many moons ago I used to be an FAC. I loved the F4 because I could see it 30 miles away because of the great black trail it left over the sky. Made controlling them very very easy!!! Fantastic photographs.
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It's true, I did get into a heated discussion about a pension plan just the other day. You could also add to the list catching yourself admiring a nice cardigan at Marks and Spencers. Or so someone told me....
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you are only as old as the woman you feel.
Oh bugger... she's 5 years older than me

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Old 20th Sep 2005, 10:45
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Inspired by the Tornado pic, went right out and bought an entire box of BB's.

For my air rifle.
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I couldn't resist when I saw the name Jafa.........does that mean "Just another f***ing admino"?
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No but close.

(Well wadda you know - the PPRuNe admino won't let you post unless 15 characters long... down with adminos. So I added this bit. Chz.)
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Uh, you obviously have seniority on me, Radar.
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