Low and slow in the Welsh valleys.
Powering away after aborted landing. EOS 350D, EF 75-300mm USM.
(Nikon Coolpix 8800).
with XS730 and XS731
The livery suits the aircraft very well, shame the weather didnt suit me though.
The very kind pilot of this aircraft invited me in to have a look inside, he said that it was a very heavy beast to fly due to the fact that it had no fly by wire system bieng an old aircraft, hen... (more)
First shots from RIAT 2004. From the HS-125, this aircraft is used for crew training and is based at RAF Cranwell. Wearing smart black colour scheme, looks much better than the old white and red.
Standing out surprisingly well against a leaden sky, XS711 arrives for the annual Fairford airshow. This aircraft belongs to 3FTS/55(R) Sqdn based at Cranwell.