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by waghorn41
Wed Jan 25, 2017 4:21 pm
Forum: Nostalgia and Wrecks & Relics
Topic: Kai Tak departure
Replies: 2
Views: 1913

Re: Kai Tak departure

Love it!!! A real blast seeing those colours. A common sight at EGCC throughout the early '80's, sadly missed To those of you too young to remember, and for us old'uns to reminisce , have a look at the many clips on You Tube of the landings at this historic airport. from memory there's a Korean 747...
by waghorn41
Wed Jan 25, 2017 4:13 pm
Forum: Nostalgia and Wrecks & Relics
Topic: A few from Northolt 1977-8
Replies: 3
Views: 2629

Re: A few from Northolt 1977-8

The F28 at the end is still going.. I saw it a few years ago at Schiphol flying the government around the place. It was too far away from me to get a 1/2 decent shot of it. Have you any of the Andover/hs748's there? I flew on one of them in the 70's to RAE Beford on one engine, the capt. thought it...
by waghorn41
Wed Jan 25, 2017 4:08 pm
Forum: Nostalgia and Wrecks & Relics
Topic: sywell PFA rally 1972 - scanned slides, more added
Replies: 10
Views: 2671

Re: sywell PFA rally 1972 - scanned slides, more added

Lovely memories Andy and I'm pretty sure I was there - even more so as there's someone in one of the photos that looks a bit like I would have done all those years ago. In the first photo I see the Land Rover crash wagon - I've got a few b&w of that and the larger fire tender they had for a time. Th...
by waghorn41
Wed Jan 25, 2017 3:47 pm
Forum: Themed photo topics
Topic: Government Transports
Replies: 16
Views: 5934

Re: Government Transports

Philipines Goverment F27 at Kai Tak in a monsoon downpour 1976/7 http://i478.photobucket.com/albums/rr148/waghorn41/forum%20stuff/Phil%20govt%20F27_zpsjsonw56d.jpg Egyptian Government (?) B707 at Kai Tak 1976/7 http://i478.photobucket.com/albums/rr148/waghorn41/forum%20stuff/Arab%20707_zpsyp4ypqq7.j...
by waghorn41
Tue Jan 24, 2017 7:44 pm
Forum: Photo Competitions
Topic: SPOTM January 2017, British Airways
Replies: 25
Views: 5069

Re: SPOTM January 2017, British Airways

I'll throw in this golden oldie; G-AWNH at LHR c1977-8. BOAC livery with BA titles.

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by waghorn41
Thu Jun 18, 2015 9:03 pm
Forum: Themed photo topics
Topic: 737 variants -100 to -900
Replies: 16
Views: 5251

Re: 737 variants -100 to -900

Please don't ask me which marks these are as I have no idea. All were taken pre-1979; LHR and GTW are 1977-8 and Kai Tak are 1976-7. Royal Brunei, Malaysian Airline System, Air Nauru, China Airlines all at Kai Tak. Sabena and Aer Lingus at LHR, Britannia at GTW. http://i478.photobucket.com/albums/rr...
by waghorn41
Fri Jun 12, 2015 6:59 pm
Forum: Themed photo topics
Topic: The other big trijet - the DC10
Replies: 12
Views: 5285

The other big trijet - the DC10

Apologies that my first photo has two DC10 in it :roll: Apologies also (as always) for the quality, but sometimes the content makes up for it. http://i478.photobucket.com/albums/rr148/waghorn41/forum%20stuff/DC10/ANA%20727_zpswtaowhtd.jpg http://i478.photobucket.com/albums/rr148/waghorn41/forum%20st...
by waghorn41
Fri Jun 12, 2015 5:18 pm
Forum: Themed photo topics
Topic: Airbus jet airliners family
Replies: 19
Views: 4711

Re: Airbus jet airliners family

And I found 1 more :roll: OO-TEG at Kai Tak 1976
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by waghorn41
Fri Jun 05, 2015 5:05 pm
Forum: Themed photo topics
Topic: Lockheed Tristar
Replies: 10
Views: 5828

Re: Lockheed Tristar

A few from the distant past from me :roll: Saudi and Gulf Air at LHR c1978, Cathay and ANA at Kai Tak 1976. http://i478.photobucket.com/albums/rr148/waghorn41/aircraft/SaudiTristar.jpg http://i478.photobucket.com/albums/rr148/waghorn41/forum%20stuff/Cathay%20Tristar%20VR-HHK_zpsra2bevbm.jpg http://i...
by waghorn41
Fri Jun 05, 2015 4:48 pm
Forum: Photo Competitions
Topic: SPOTM June 2015 - US civil registered aircraft
Replies: 27
Views: 4994

Re: SPOTM June 2015 - US civil registered aircraft

Tiger tails at Kai Tak 1976; B747 and two DC8s

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by waghorn41
Wed May 27, 2015 6:28 pm
Forum: Themed photo topics
Topic: Ilyushin IL62 - any?
Replies: 11
Views: 4937

Ilyushin IL62 - any?

Here's couple from my archives, apologies for the quality :roll:
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by waghorn41
Fri May 08, 2015 4:56 pm
Forum: Themed photo topics
Topic: BN Islander 50 years young
Replies: 14
Views: 4345

Re: BN Islander 50 years young

The only photo of an Islander I've got, date must be 1972 or earlier. Taken at Sywell.
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by waghorn41
Tue May 05, 2015 6:15 pm
Forum: Themed photo topics
Topic: HS125 - let's see them
Replies: 22
Views: 9742

Re: HS125 - let's see them

Did the CAA operate any other 125 apart from G-AVDX? If not then I saw that particular aircraft many times when I was based at RAF Northolt. Whenever it appeared on the arrivals list we knew who the passengers would be, either Michael Foot or Tony Benn as they refused to fly in RAF aircraft.
by waghorn41
Mon May 04, 2015 6:13 pm
Forum: Photo Competitions
Topic: SPOTM May 2015 - Biz-props
Replies: 19
Views: 2739

Re: SPOTM May 2015 - Biz-props

I'll kick this months comp off with G-STAR, Northolt 1978. And no, I have no idea what aircraft it is... 20 May: Thanks to Wallie I now know this is a Ted Smith Aerostar 601P another pic here on Air Britain: http://www.abpic.co.uk/photo/1086163/ http://i478.photobucket.com/albums/rr148/waghorn41/for...
by waghorn41
Sun Apr 26, 2015 1:58 pm
Forum: Themed photo topics
Topic: Airbus jet airliners family
Replies: 19
Views: 4711

Re: Airbus jet airliners family

Well I'm suprised that out of all my negatives I can only find a solitary Airbus. Korean Airlines, Kai Tak 1977.
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by waghorn41
Sun Apr 26, 2015 1:49 pm
Forum: Themed photo topics
Topic: Tupolev Family Airliners
Replies: 22
Views: 10476

Re: Tupolev Family Airliners

Think this OK Jet is a Tu134, the only TU photo I've got - if in fact it is a Tu134 :roll:
Heathrow 1978
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by waghorn41
Wed Apr 08, 2015 6:52 pm
Forum: Themed photo topics
Topic: HS125 - let's see them
Replies: 22
Views: 9742

HS125 - let's see them

G-AZCH at Heathrow 1977/8 http://i478.photobucket.com/albums/rr148/waghorn41/forum%20stuff/GAZCH_zpszp3opfqc.jpg G-BBEP at Heathrow 1977/8 http://i478.photobucket.com/albums/rr148/waghorn41/forum%20stuff/GBBEP_zpsdph0dm7k.jpg G-BATA at Heathrow 1977/8 http://i478.photobucket.com/albums/rr148/waghorn...
by waghorn41
Wed Apr 08, 2015 6:30 pm
Forum: Themed photo topics
Topic: Jetstreams anyone?
Replies: 36
Views: 13695

Re: Jetstreams anyone?

Just found this lurking in my old negative collection, G-BBYM at Gatwick 1977/8
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by waghorn41
Fri Apr 03, 2015 6:45 pm
Forum: Photo Competitions
Topic: SPOTM April 2015 - 'Two's company'
Replies: 25
Views: 4414

Re: SPOTM April 2015 - 'Two's company'

Everybody needs a friend on a damp day at Heathrow
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by waghorn41
Sun Mar 08, 2015 5:00 pm
Forum: Themed photo topics
Topic: Boeing jet airliners - a whole family
Replies: 21
Views: 6119

Re: Boeing jet airliners

4 for your enjoyment: Simbair 707, Air Nauru 727, Royal Brunei 737, Flying Tigers 747. http://i478.photobucket.com/albums/rr148/waghorn41/aircraft/Simbair70702.jpg http://i478.photobucket.com/albums/rr148/waghorn41/aircraft/AirNauru727-3.jpg http://i478.photobucket.com/albums/rr148/waghorn41/aircraf...

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