Remarks: Flt Lt C J Matthews concludes his demonstration of the extraordinary capabilities of the 29 Squadron Typhoon during the Kemble Air Day. Note the RAF 90th anniversary sticker on the fuselage. (400D; Sigma 80-400@223mm; fluid-head tripod; 100th sec exposure; stabilization switched off)
Remarks: This was the very first UK production single-seater. The airframe was held back by BAe for ground tests and has only just been delivered to Coningsby. Aircraft has gained 29(R) markings despite operating with 11 Sqn.