Taken from my room in the Heathrow Renaissance Hotel shortly before sunset.
A high level dust layer from the Sahara Desert made shooting difficult on this day.
Private fly-in for pre 1940's aircraft.
Rather a dull morning at Heathrow. Even after some time in service, this takeoff still attracted considerable interest with around 20 people turning up to see it.
From the Renaissance hotel top floor room.
Biggin Hill Airfair 2008. First picture for database. This may have been one of six new aircraft purchased from Denmark as the c/n has a suffix DEN11.
Green fields east of Marco Polo airport in the foreground, Marcon district in the mid ground and the Dolomite Mountains in the background
Pre - 1940's private fly in.
Parked in in the warm coloured, late afternoon November sun.