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by TheMightyOz
Fri May 04, 2018 11:22 am
Forum: Photo Competitions
Topic: SPOTM May 2018 -aircraft registered in the African continent
Replies: 22
Views: 3848

Re: SPOTM May 2018 -aircraft registered in the African conti

Not sure I've got anything else African, so can I get away with this? Shuttleworth's DH51, G-EBIR "Miss Kenya", formerly VP-KAA - the first aircraft to fly in Kenya - displaying in 2010.
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Cheers, Oz
by TheMightyOz
Mon Apr 16, 2018 12:41 pm
Forum: Photo Competitions
Topic: SPOTM April 2018 - Lear Jets
Replies: 21
Views: 3272

Re: SPOTM April 2018 - Lear Jets

Managed to find a better one than my original entry. G-HPPY Learjet 45 landing at Luton on 29th October 2011.
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Cheers, Oz.
by TheMightyOz
Wed Mar 07, 2018 10:18 am
Forum: Photo Competitions
Topic: SPOTM March 2018 - British registered airliners
Replies: 30
Views: 5151

Re: SPOTM March 2018 - British registered airliners

I'll go with G-EZUI Airbus A320-214. easyJet's 200th Airbus departing snowy Luton on 11th February 2012.

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by TheMightyOz
Fri Feb 23, 2018 10:07 pm
Forum: Current Civilian Photography
Topic: Old Warden lunch time GA, 23/02/2018
Replies: 0
Views: 323

Old Warden lunch time GA, 23/02/2018

Paid a lunchtime visit to Old Warden today. Nice and sunny, but an icy wind blowing across the runway. These two were on the ground for the duration of my visit: G-DYNA 2006 Dynamic WT9 UK https://farm5.staticflickr.com/4721/38634937640_3114f0843b_o_d.jpg G-CITF 2015 EV-97 Eurostar SL Microlight htt...
by TheMightyOz
Mon Feb 19, 2018 2:55 pm
Forum: Photo Competitions
Topic: February 2018 photo of the month competition
Replies: 15
Views: 2243

Re: February 2018 photo of the month competition

I'll go with N123CA Dornier Do28-A-1 at Old Warden, 17/02/2018
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Cheers,
Oz
by TheMightyOz
Mon Feb 19, 2018 1:52 pm
Forum: Current Civilian Photography
Topic: Nice GA mix at Old Warden, 17/02/2018
Replies: 5
Views: 812

Re: Nice GA mix at Old Warden, 17/02/2018

Thanks for the replies all. Andy, I believe the Dornier has been based at Old Warden for a few years now, but this is the first time I've seen it up close too. Spotted it from a distance in the skies of Bedfordshire and Cambridgeshire a few times last year. JAWS, that sounds like a painful end for y...
by TheMightyOz
Sun Feb 18, 2018 4:44 pm
Forum: Current Civilian Photography
Topic: Nice GA mix at Old Warden, 17/02/2018
Replies: 5
Views: 812

Nice GA mix at Old Warden, 17/02/2018

Paid a visit to Shuttleworth yesterday so that my daughter could play in the park and I could see some aeroplanes. Saw a nice variety of GA types. G-BBMT 1951 de Havilland DHC-1 Chipmunk 22 https://farm5.staticflickr.com/4664/40340111971_996c7d6c02_o_d.jpg G-MYUF 1995 Renegade Spirit UK https://farm...
by TheMightyOz
Tue Feb 13, 2018 11:13 am
Forum: Themed photo topics
Topic: Dove Devon and Heron
Replies: 13
Views: 3010

Re: Dove Devon and Heron

I think this is all I've got Air Atlantique Open Day 15/08/2009 G-DHDV / VP981 de Havilland Dove 8 https://farm5.staticflickr.com/4723/26022894958_7690356861_o_d.jpg https://farm5.staticflickr.com/4624/25024530977_36d4391fab_o_d.jpg https://farm5.staticflickr.com/4678/25024530347_02c964efb6_o_d.jpg ...
by TheMightyOz
Wed Feb 07, 2018 4:09 pm
Forum: Photo Competitions
Topic: SPOTM February 2018 - Single engined Piper aircraft
Replies: 19
Views: 2537

Re: SPOTM February 2018 - Single engined Piper aircraft

G-ASWX Piper PA-28-180 Cherokee at Old Warden on 26/11/2016.
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by TheMightyOz
Sat Jan 20, 2018 9:49 am
Forum: Photo Competitions
Topic: SPOTM January 2018 - Touch down or lift off
Replies: 25
Views: 3585

Re: SPOTM January 2018 - Touch down or lift off

G-VLCN / XH558 touching down at Farnborough 2012.
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by TheMightyOz
Wed Dec 06, 2017 12:34 pm
Forum: Photo Competitions
Topic: SPOTM December 2017, The HS.125 series up to Beechcraft 1000
Replies: 18
Views: 2556

Re: SPOTM December 2017, The HS.125 series up to Beechcraft

I'll go with G-ASSM Series 1A-522, in the Science Museum on 07/10/11,

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Cheers,
Oz
by TheMightyOz
Fri Dec 01, 2017 1:42 pm
Forum: Themed photo topics
Topic: Airline Colours on GA
Replies: 17
Views: 3525

Re: Airline Colours on GA

These are all I could muster:

G-BCPU DHC1
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G-EBIR DH51
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Cheers,
Oz
by TheMightyOz
Thu Nov 23, 2017 1:54 pm
Forum: Airshows
Topic: Shuttleworth flying calendar for 2018
Replies: 3
Views: 2294

Re: Shuttleworth flying calendar for 2018

From Moth Rallies on Facebook:

"The Gathering of Moths at Old Warden next year has been moved to August 12 from July because of other events occurring around the same time. The Charity Flying Weekend is still on June 23/24. Don't expect any updates until the New Year."
by TheMightyOz
Sat Nov 18, 2017 4:57 pm
Forum: Current Civilian Photography
Topic: Airlander 10 incident 18/11/17
Replies: 0
Views: 560

Airlander 10 incident 18/11/17

At around 9:30am today, for reasons as yet unknown, G-PHRG "Martha Gwyn" Airlander 10 broke free of the mooring mast and escaped into the adjacent field. Fire engines could be seen at the front of the sheds... https://farm5.staticflickr.com/4541/24630686928_eb7d531876_o_d.jpg ...and the Airlander in...
by TheMightyOz
Fri Nov 17, 2017 7:41 pm
Forum: Current Civilian Photography
Topic: Airlander 10 Test Flight 6 - 17/11/17
Replies: 3
Views: 544

Airlander 10 Test Flight 6 - 17/11/17

G-PHRG "Martha Gwyn" Airlander 10 flew her sixth test flight this afternoon, having been testing on the ground at Cardington airfield over the last couple of weeks after coming back out of Shed One where she received some upgrades. It was a short flight of just a few circuits and bumps. Apologies fo...
by TheMightyOz
Sun Nov 12, 2017 10:47 am
Forum: Photo Competitions
Topic: SPOTM calendar for 2018
Replies: 11
Views: 2874

Re: SPOTM calendar for 2018

Excellent list. Some of those will be a challenge for me to find something suitable, and de Havilland will be a challenge for me to pick one!
by TheMightyOz
Thu Nov 09, 2017 2:42 pm
Forum: Nostalgia and Wrecks & Relics
Topic: Hells Bells....
Replies: 2
Views: 677

Re: Hells Bells....

I like that. Very atmsopheric. Keep 'em coming. :thumb:
by TheMightyOz
Wed Nov 08, 2017 8:20 pm
Forum: Nostalgia and Wrecks & Relics
Topic: Identify - What was I flying on, and who did it belong to?
Replies: 6
Views: 890

Re: Identify - What was I flying on, and who did it belong t

British Antarctic Survey Twotter passed overhead at 2,500 feet whilst I was playing in the park in Bedford with my daughter on 29th July this year:

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by TheMightyOz
Wed Nov 08, 2017 4:50 pm
Forum: Nostalgia and Wrecks & Relics
Topic: Identify - What was I flying on, and who did it belong to?
Replies: 6
Views: 890

Re: Identify - What was I flying on, and who did it belong t

JAWS wrote:Twotter
of the British Antarctic Survey?

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