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
Celebrating 50 years of squadron unit ALA 12.
From the Renaissance hotel top floor room.
Departing at the end of the Woodchurch "Wings and Things" air display. Just about the sleekest lines and body seen flying.
Built and designed by a British Airways 747 captain !
Pleasant surprise to get this view of the Kagbaan approach from my hotel window at the Best Western, Hoofdoorp. Aircraft in background is on approach for 36R.
An original Rollason built aircraft of 1961 vintage.
Awful weather for the start of the Popham International Microlight Exhibition.
BA's competition sits on the ramp at Grantley Adams.
Taking off into the late afternoon winter sun.
It took me 13 days to finally get a couple of shots of this old lady. Thanks go to the kind airport employee who had a sudden attack of blindness as I walked up the airside fence !
Odd lighting effect as G-OOBL emerges from the heavily shaded runway into the sunlit apron.
Biggin Hill Airfair 2008.