Early morning shot of the ramp at R.A.F.Valley perhaps not the busiest in the world but certainly interesting Links air Jetstream G-JIBO about to depart to Cardiff and visiting German A.F.Tornado ... (more)
On a recent guided tour of Hawarden we came across 2 SU-17's looking rather weathered I was advised to go around the far side all I can say is WOW.
Delivered to the R.A.F. 31st July 1980 into store 18th October 2011.Parts of the tail section have already been removed.I photographed this aircraft at Fairford in 2009 sad to see its fate now.
Delivered to the R.A.F. 30th August 1989 into storage at Shawbury 5th December 2003.First photo of this aircraft on the JP database.
Delivered to the R.A.F. 30th November 1979 into storage at Shawbury 2nd June 2011.Sad to see this Red Arrows aircraft in storage rather than thrilling crowds at airshows.
Delivered to the Army 13th September 1980 into storage at Shawbury 30th July 2007.Wrapped up like a Christmas present.Gazelle XZ303 is directly behind it.
Built 1974,owned by G-BCVG Flying Group.
Built 1996,owned by Shropshire Aero Club.A beautiful airfield to photograph aircraft.
I never get tired of watching the skill of the Red Arrows pilots and when it is paired with clear blue skies it does'nt get any better.
Built in 1941 in stunning condition a treat to see.
Built 1945,owned by D.J.T.Miller, surrounded by warbirds.
Black and white in this light just shows up perfectly the beautifully crafted lines of this gorgeous aircraft.
Built 1934 and wearing its previous registration RAF K3661,owned by Historic Aircraft Collection Ltd.
Built 1943 and wearing its previous registration RAF HG691,owned by Spectrum Leisure Ltd.
With ZJ271 holding in the background.