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by LondonEye
Thu Oct 08, 2020 1:41 pm
Forum: Themed photo topics
Topic: British Airways B.747s - let's remember them here
Replies: 10
Views: 1245

Re: British Airways B.747s - let's remember them here

The last two BAW B747's departed LHR today. So another dive in the archives. Pete. https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/50436151978_2bfa105cd2_h.jpg B747 BAW G-AWNC Gatwick (2) https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/50436152463_06b961ffc4_h.jpg B747 BAW G-AWNG Heathrow https://live.staticflickr.com/6553...
by LondonEye
Thu Oct 08, 2020 1:23 pm
Forum: Current Civilian Photography
Topic: Super Puma at work
Replies: 6
Views: 395

Re: Super Puma at work

Different and interesting to see. Thanks.
Pete.
by LondonEye
Sun Oct 04, 2020 1:18 pm
Forum: Current Civilian Photography
Topic: My Heathrow Staycation
Replies: 6
Views: 388

Re: My Heathrow Staycation

Some nice pictures there. :clap:
I like the LOT Embraer's in special schemes.
Pete.
by LondonEye
Tue Sep 29, 2020 6:59 pm
Forum: Photo Competitions
Topic: SPOTM September 2020 , British registered and operated Boeing 747s
Replies: 16
Views: 831

Re: SPOTM September 2020 , British registered and operated Boeing 747s

One from the mid eighties at Gatwick. British Caledonian - " I wish they all could be Caledonian girls"
Pete.

ImageB747 BCAL G-BJXN 2 Gatwick
by LondonEye
Mon Sep 28, 2020 11:12 am
Forum: Current Civilian Photography
Topic: Mongolian B737 Heathrow
Replies: 2
Views: 317

Mongolian B737 Heathrow

Distant shot taken from home, for the record. A rare visitor. JU-1015 Mongolian AL B737.
Pete.


ImageB737 Mongolian AL JU-1015 Heathrow
by LondonEye
Sun Sep 27, 2020 1:26 pm
Forum: Old registration tie-up area.
Topic: PFA Rally Cranfield 1997
Replies: 2
Views: 533

Re: PFA Rally Cranfield 1997

Brilliant, I should have thought of that.
Thanks
Pete.
by LondonEye
Sat Sep 26, 2020 5:38 pm
Forum: Old registration tie-up area.
Topic: PFA Rally Cranfield 1997
Replies: 2
Views: 533

PFA Rally Cranfield 1997

Scanning pics from PFA Cranfield 1997.
I have a Yak 52 in DOSAAF colours and the only marking is a large 866807 which will be it's c/n.
Any ideas civil reg ?
Thanks
Pete.
by LondonEye
Fri Sep 18, 2020 7:34 pm
Forum: Current Civilian Photography
Topic: Biggin Hill 18 Sept 2020
Replies: 1
Views: 238

Biggin Hill 18 Sept 2020

A few from Biggin today, including a stunning Gulf G200. Pete. https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/50356220388_6f4236773e_h.jpg Gulf G200 T7-ABC 5 Biggin Hill https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/50357080602_7def73ef91_h.jpg Gulf G200 T7-ABC 2 Biggin Hill https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/503569207...
by LondonEye
Fri Sep 18, 2020 6:08 pm
Forum: Current Civilian Photography
Topic: Dusseldorf Airport
Replies: 4
Views: 401

Re: Dusseldorf Airport

Looks like a nice day out. Nice pics.
Thanks
Pete.
by LondonEye
Mon Sep 14, 2020 7:10 pm
Forum: Current Civilian Photography
Topic: One for everybody to take part in (Part 6) - The Britannia/Thomson/TUI UK 757 fleet
Replies: 19
Views: 1636

Re: One for everybody to take part in (Part 6) - The Britannia/Thomson/TUI UK 757 fleet

Three more - G-OOBJ G-OOOZ G-OOBR Pete. https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/50342824547_f6a8ab2266_h.jpg B757 First Choice G-OOBJ 2 Manchester https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/50342660161_0fddf7c686_h.jpg B757 First Choice G-OOOZ Manchester https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/50341979108_9cf38d79...
by LondonEye
Mon Sep 14, 2020 7:46 am
Forum: Current Civilian Photography
Topic: All quiet at Luton & Dunstable
Replies: 4
Views: 398

Re: All quiet at Luton & Dunstable

Have not used long term parking for a while (partly cv-19 but also because train is easier than driving across London). But, looking at website I don't think anything has changed. Got ticket on entry, and if inside free duration, just stick ticket in barrier on way out. If need to pay, several stati...
by LondonEye
Sun Sep 13, 2020 10:30 pm
Forum: Current Civilian Photography
Topic: All quiet at Luton & Dunstable
Replies: 4
Views: 398

Re: All quiet at Luton & Dunstable

Hi Andy, we did not use the car park on this occasion, but according to the Luton Airport website - the first 60 min are free. Dunstable did only have about three or four active gliders while we were there. I wonder whether they limit use while hangliders busy on the Downs. Two of the DR400 tugs wer...
by LondonEye
Sun Sep 13, 2020 6:43 pm
Forum: Current Civilian Photography
Topic: All quiet at Luton & Dunstable
Replies: 4
Views: 398

All quiet at Luton & Dunstable

Saturday 12-9-20 With the wife, decided to make the most of a bit of sunshine and go to Dunstable Downs, briefly stopping at Luton. I know it’s the weekend, but Luton was a bit sparse. A lot of UK registered biz parked up, but generally thinly parked up. If you want to knock off some UK biz there wa...
by LondonEye
Thu Sep 10, 2020 6:58 pm
Forum: Current Civilian Photography
Topic: Farnborough VP-BLU Global 7500
Replies: 1
Views: 213

Farnborough VP-BLU Global 7500

A few from Farnborough today, starting with VP-BLU, a BD700 Global 7500. Pete. https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/50327874787_377af6d257_h.jpg BD700 VP-BLU 1 Farnborough https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/50327874357_8842998cda_h.jpg BD700 T7-SKA Farnborough https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/503...
by LondonEye
Mon Sep 07, 2020 7:25 pm
Forum: Current Civilian Photography
Topic: One for everybody to take part in (Part 6) - The Britannia/Thomson/TUI UK 757 fleet
Replies: 19
Views: 1636

Re: One for everybody to take part in (Part 6) - The Britannia/Thomson/TUI UK 757 fleet

Let's keep the ball rolling. G-BYAM G-BYAT G-CPEP Pete. https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/50317253492_39211cd183_b.jpg B757 Britannia G-BYAM Birmingham https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/50316403338_342e1af7ea_b.jpg B757 Britannia G-BYAT Gatwick https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/50316403918_8ba...
by LondonEye
Mon Sep 07, 2020 6:27 pm
Forum: Current Civilian Photography
Topic: Headcorn 06/09
Replies: 1
Views: 229

Re: Headcorn 06/09

Nicely caught.
Favourite is the Spitfire, gear retracting.
Pete.
by LondonEye
Sat Sep 05, 2020 7:24 pm
Forum: Current Civilian Photography
Topic: Oh Deer! Andrewsfield 05-09-2020
Replies: 4
Views: 437

Re: Oh Deer! Andrewsfield 05-09-2020

I'll have a couple of poor attempts.

Should have gone to Specsavers - he stopped for a zebra crossing.

Power units for Sleigh1 undergoing pre christmas testing.

Ouch. Someone must do better !
Nice picture Andy.

Pete.
by LondonEye
Thu Sep 03, 2020 3:57 pm
Forum: Nostalgia and Wrecks & Relics
Topic: Popham Toy Balloons 2007
Replies: 3
Views: 210

Popham Toy Balloons 2007

The first permanent register of UK civil aircraft began in 1919 running till 1928 covering sequence G-EAAA to G-EBZZ. Then a new sequence beginning G-AAAA was started. All ran in order with just a few specific exceptions such as G-BSST for Concorde. Then in 1974, out of sequence registrations were o...
by LondonEye
Wed Sep 02, 2020 3:26 pm
Forum: Themed photo topics
Topic: Falcon three holers
Replies: 1
Views: 183

Re: Falcon three holers

Hot from the press - Biggin today -
Pete.


ImageFalcon 900EX LV-GQK 1 Biggin Hill

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