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by burnsy133
Tue Nov 03, 2020 4:06 pm
Forum: Nostalgia and Wrecks & Relics
Topic: 17 years ago in Madrid.
Replies: 5
Views: 565

17 years ago in Madrid.

17 years ago i was lucky enough to be invited on a family and co-workers flight from Manchester to Madrid on the now long gone Air 2000...An early start from Manchester saw us arrive into Madrid around mid morning, whilst the rest of the aircraft headed of to see the sights of Madrid, me and a frien...
by burnsy133
Mon Oct 26, 2020 4:16 pm
Forum: Photo Competitions
Topic: SPOTM October 2020 - Fokkers (clean or dirty)
Replies: 22
Views: 1715

Re: SPOTM October 2020 - Fokkers (clean or dirty)

Back to the good old days....

ImageDSCF0266 by Rob Burns, on Flickr
by burnsy133
Mon Oct 26, 2020 3:42 pm
Forum: Nostalgia and Wrecks & Relics
Topic: Airliner storage at Bournemouth in 2013/15
Replies: 2
Views: 540

Re: Airliner storage at Bournemouth in 2013/15

Only 5 years ago but seems so long, thanks for the post, great memories.
by burnsy133
Mon Oct 26, 2020 3:38 pm
Forum: Nostalgia and Wrecks & Relics
Topic: Shanghai Hongqiao 2009
Replies: 5
Views: 651

Shanghai Hongqiao 2009

During one of my trips to China I had a couple of days free time to discover the wonderful sights of Shanghai, this of course meant a trip over to Shanghai Hongqiao airport as I only ever got to stay at Pudong. I followed the various spotting reports and booked myself into the Hong Gang hotel, reque...
by burnsy133
Sun Oct 11, 2020 12:49 pm
Forum: Nostalgia and Wrecks & Relics
Topic: Heathrow from 2003
Replies: 4
Views: 809

Heathrow from 2003

Was going through some old snaps I took from many moons back, what is really poignant is that the vast majority cant be seen anymore. https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/50445669151_6a80f59abd_h.jpg Untitled by Rob Burns , on Flickr https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/50445844017_7d760bab0e_h.jpg Un...
by burnsy133
Fri Nov 01, 2019 10:58 am
Forum: Photo Competitions
Topic: SPOTM October 2019 - British holiday airlines of the past
Replies: 22
Views: 3948

Re: SPOTM October 2019 - British holiday airlines of the past

ImageDSCF1019 by Rob Burns, on Flickr

Normally associated with summer charters this My Travel A320 is seen being towed onto stand in Manchester, in the background you can see another two British Airlines that are also now gone.
by burnsy133
Mon Oct 28, 2019 3:12 pm
Forum: Nostalgia and Wrecks & Relics
Topic: Olev Antonov Museum Kyiv, Ukraine.
Replies: 7
Views: 1493

Re: Olev Antonov Museum Kyiv, Ukraine.

Hi all, I did try and put them in Fighter Control, but it said the height was too much, it was actually by accident I put them on Civil spotters. Does FC have different restrictions ?? Cheers Rob Hi Rob, FC has exactly the same restrictions on image size and you should be able to post the military ...
by burnsy133
Mon Oct 28, 2019 11:32 am
Forum: Nostalgia and Wrecks & Relics
Topic: Olev Antonov Museum Kyiv, Ukraine.
Replies: 7
Views: 1493

Re: Olev Antonov Museum Kyiv, Ukraine.

Hi all,

I did try and put them in Fighter Control, but it said the height was too much, it was actually by accident I put them on Civil spotters.

Does FC have different restrictions ??

Cheers

Rob
by burnsy133
Sun Oct 27, 2019 1:09 pm
Forum: Nostalgia and Wrecks & Relics
Topic: Olev Antonov Museum Kyiv, Ukraine.
Replies: 7
Views: 1493

Olev Antonov Museum Kyiv, Ukraine.

Had a couple of days meetings in Kyiv resulting in a morning to myself, so up early and a taxi too the museum resulted in the following being seen. Quality not the best as I only had my point and shoot with me as I couldn't really be lugging my proper gear round Kyiv meetings for two days. https://l...
by burnsy133
Wed Oct 29, 2014 2:05 pm
Forum: New registration tie-up area.
Topic: Kemble from the Air, 11 Sep 14
Replies: 4
Views: 2297

Re: Kemble from the Air, 11 Sep 14

jmhenderson wrote:Could anyone advise me what aircraft would have been visible from 20,000+' at about 10:00 that morning, please.

MTIA

Martin
Think it might be easier if you tell us what you saw and we can tie up.

Rob
by burnsy133
Wed Apr 23, 2014 6:43 pm
Forum: Photo Competitions
Topic: April 2014, photo of the month competition
Replies: 16
Views: 4293

Re: April 2014, photo of the month competition

My first ever submission, this night dwelling creature seen moving around in some wonderful light !!

Image
N934FD by BURNSYEGCC, on Flickr
by burnsy133
Mon Mar 03, 2014 12:31 pm
Forum: Manchester
Topic: Manchester 03/03/2014
Replies: 2
Views: 847

Re: Manchester 03/03/2014

Hi,

Just so you are aware, B-LIC is a 400 not an 800.

Cheers
by burnsy133
Sun Feb 23, 2014 1:05 pm
Forum: Cardiff
Topic: French rugby airlift 20th-23rd February
Replies: 13
Views: 5655

Re: French rugby airlift 20th-23rd February

Hi Bob, Being a regular Manchester spotter I completely agree, the difference is that in Manchester a car of 5 people would still only be £12, for 5 of us (2 kids) at Cardiff was a stunning £75 !!! Throw into the mix that two of these had come along just as I am there dad its disgusting. What I didn...
by burnsy133
Fri Feb 21, 2014 7:35 pm
Forum: Cardiff
Topic: French rugby airlift 20th-23rd February
Replies: 13
Views: 5655

Re: French rugby airlift 20th-23rd February

Turned up this morning as I do every couple of years only to be told that entrance to the Flying club Cafe was £15 per person !! This might have included lunch but with two kids with me I wasn't paying £45 !! Exploitation does not come Into it, the number of people they missed out on buying food mus...
by burnsy133
Wed Sep 18, 2013 11:09 am
Forum: Liverpool
Topic: spotting at Liverpool
Replies: 4
Views: 1153

Re: spotting at Liverpool

Was passing on Tuesday so i called in for 5 minutes, mound still there, parking for approx 20 cars no problems, only thing its missing now is some aircraft, unless you get lucky with a Wizz there is nothing there anymore that doesnt go to Manchester.

Enjoy either way.
by burnsy133
Mon Oct 22, 2012 1:27 pm
Forum: Photo Competitions
Topic: October Photo of the Month competition
Replies: 26
Views: 9119

Re: October Photo of the Month competition

Image
G-VAST by BURNSYEGCC, on Flickr

First attempt so be gentle !!
by burnsy133
Sat Jun 23, 2012 10:20 am
Forum: The Rest of the World
Topic: Log Mumbai 15/06/12
Replies: 0
Views: 2469

Log Mumbai 15/06/12

The following log was taken between 0800 and 0900, 1400 hrs and 1730 hrs and 1830 and 2100 hrs, local meetings had to be cancelled due to rolling blackouts, this resulted in me having to work from my hotel room :-) I have tried not to duplicate aircraft seen the previous day so that you can get some...
by burnsy133
Sat Jun 23, 2012 10:11 am
Forum: The Rest of the World
Topic: Log & Info Mumbai 14/06/12
Replies: 0
Views: 1865

Log & Info Mumbai 14/06/12

Flew Delhi - Mumbai on board JetLite, short flight, great service. I had looked around for weeks and weeks to try and get some information regarding spotting at Mumbai, all i could gleam was that the Orchard hotel used to give views but after building work people were now unsure, you could supposedl...
by burnsy133
Sat Jun 23, 2012 9:28 am
Forum: The Rest of the World
Topic: Log & Info Delhi 13/06/12
Replies: 0
Views: 1866

Log & Info Delhi 13/06/12

Hi All, Flew Bangalore-Delhi on the morning of the 13th, after arriving and several meetings I was taken to my hotel which was about 4-5 miles ?? out just to the left of the ILS for runway 29, I had no idea whatsoever if the hotel would allow me to see the ILS and upon arriving at the hotel i was di...

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