Celebrating 50 years of squadron unit ALA 12.
First takeoff in the hands of the new owner. Followed a rather embarrassing but non-damage inducing "tap" against the fence while taxiing out. Edit 30.11.07. Now registered on UK reg, ex RA3364K
Odd lighting effect as G-OOBL emerges from the heavily shaded runway into the sunlit apron.
A high level dust layer from the Sahara Desert made shooting difficult on this day.
A dull dreary day turned into an interesting event. Not often that we see a largish turboprop at Popham. Thanks to the pilot for access.
An original Rollason built aircraft of 1961 vintage.
Biggin Hill Airfair 2008.
Private fly-in for pre 1940's aircraft.
Taking off into the late afternoon winter sun.
Delivery flight to RSAF along with 304.
BA's competition sits on the ramp at Grantley Adams.
Taken from my room in the Heathrow Renaissance Hotel shortly before sunset.
Looking rather in need of a wash and brush up despite being a recent addition to the UK register.