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SPOTM May 2019 - DHC (De Havilland Canada) aircraft

We run two monthly photo competitions , the Photo Of The Month (POTM) competition and the Specialist Photo Of The Month (SPOTM) which had a different topic every month.
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SPOTM May 2019 - DHC (De Havilland Canada) aircraft

Post by andygolfer » Wed May 08, 2019 6:39 pm

This is the SPOTM (Special Photo Of The Month) competition for May 2019 and the subject is ‘DHC aircraft'

The subject of your entry should be a photo of one or more civil registered de Havilland Canada aircraft including any preserved ex military with a civilian registration, aircraft carrying a genuine military registration at the time of the photo are excluded.

Photography Competition Rules :-

1. Only one entry per user, unless posting on behalf of another person who is unable to do so themselves (children for example). If this is the case, please state so on your entry..

2. The photo may have been taken on any date, it does not have to be taken in the month of the competition

3. The image can be photo-shopped to some extent, levels changes, cropping, sharpening etc. are all acceptable. The photograph must retain it’s initial subject though, don’t make it something it’s not. HDR images are not acceptable. If you are unsure, please PM a moderator.

4. The competition will remain open until 23.59 (UK time) on the 7th June 2019 - please note new extended closing date to enable anyone with a last minute entry some breathing space.

5. Voting will be conducted by a poll open to all the membership shortly after the closure of the competition.

6. 'Rule 6...' There's no rule 6 Bruce'

7. The decision of the moderating team is final.

8. All images must be posted in line with the usual CA posting rules (size etc.), please read them if you're not sure how to post.

9. The rules may be subject to change, and these will be posted on this thread.

10. Please also embed the images and not links to images, if you're not sure how to do it then shout up and someone will sort it out. It is permissible to change your entry before the closing date.

11. Do not comment on other member's photos.

12. A brief description of where and when the image was taken would be nice too.

If you have any questions please PM me

Good luck everyone.
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Re: SPOTM May 2019 - DHC (De Havilland Canada) aircraft

Post by acw367 » Fri May 10, 2019 9:52 pm

A gaggle of DHC-2 Beaver and DHC-3T Otter at Vancouver Coal Harbour 3 November 2017

ImageC-GHAZ Vancouver Coal Harbour 3 November 2017 by ACW367, on Flickr

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Re: SPOTM May 2019 - DHC (De Havilland Canada) aircraft

Post by amisbk196 » Tue May 14, 2019 7:07 am

A DHC Chipmunk visiting Headcorn

ImageWP928/G-BXGM De Havilland DHC-1 Chipmunk T.10 by amisbk196, on Flickr

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Re: SPOTM May 2019 - DHC (De Havilland Canada) aircraft

Post by jastr435 » Fri May 17, 2019 7:04 am

C-GKBR DHC-6-300 Twin Otter Landing at St Thomas, US Virgin Islands 18.11.15.
Imagenov15 327a by jastr435, on Flickr

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Re: SPOTM May 2019 - DHC (De Havilland Canada) aircraft

Post by Mike s » Sun May 19, 2019 11:21 pm

DHC-1 Chipmunk
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Re: SPOTM May 2019 - DHC (De Havilland Canada) aircraft

Post by Cessna954 » Mon May 20, 2019 5:26 pm

British Airways Express DHC-7 Dash 7 G-BRYC passing Myrtle Avenue in September 1995
ImageBritish Airways Express de Havilland-Canada DHC-7 Dash 7 G-BRYC by Neil D. Brant, on Flickr

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Re: SPOTM May 2019 - DHC (De Havilland Canada) aircraft

Post by andygolfer » Tue May 21, 2019 10:01 am

here's mine from this month, taken last September on a lovely evening on Vancouver Island, Canada.
Harbour Air DHC.3T Turbine Otter C-GVNL of Harbour Air moored up for the night at Victoria harbour

ImageC-GVNL (304) DHC.3T Turbine Otter Harbour Air 'Fairmont' scheme, Victoria BC 27-09-2018 4454a by Andrew Goldsmith, on Flickr

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Re: SPOTM May 2019 - DHC (De Havilland Canada) aircraft

Post by BringBackEGDG » Tue May 21, 2019 3:15 pm

DHC-6-300 8Q-MAZ of Trans Maldivian Airways. Special scheme for the resort islands of 'Kuredu' ( port side ) and ' Komandoo' ( starboard side ). Flew from Male to Kuredu and the return leg on this Twin Otter.

Image2018-12-15-008FD 8Q-MAZ by Stephen Rendle, on Flickr
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Re: SPOTM May 2019 - DHC (De Havilland Canada) aircraft

Post by Wallie » Tue May 21, 2019 3:31 pm

De Havilland Canada DHC-1 Chipmunk at her take off roll Schaffen Fly In

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Re: SPOTM May 2019 - DHC (De Havilland Canada) aircraft

Post by TheMightyOz » Fri May 24, 2019 2:56 pm

I'll go with this very early DHC - the 11th pre-production prototype Chipmunk, G-AKDN. Built in 1946 and the oldest Chippie still airworthy. Seen here at Old Warden on 22nd May 2016 for the 70th anniversary gathering.

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Post by Paultojo » Sun May 26, 2019 6:25 pm

ImageG-BRYB Dash 7 BFS 11th May 1993 by Paul Harvey, on Flickr

Many years ago at Belfast International
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Re: SPOTM May 2019 - DHC (De Havilland Canada) aircraft

Post by niallsaviation » Sun May 26, 2019 8:00 pm

Ill go for something newer
22 years old when this was taken .This DHC-8-100 is still active & seen about to touch down at YUL in March 2013

ImageC-FCLS by Niall Moran, on Flickr

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Re: SPOTM May 2019 - DHC (De Havilland Canada) aircraft

Post by LondonEye » Thu May 30, 2019 3:51 pm

Zurich 2006 - Baboo DHC8

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Re: SPOTM May 2019 - DHC (De Havilland Canada) aircraft

Post by EGNH1909 » Thu Jun 06, 2019 5:55 pm

I'll go with this one, dug out from the archives.
C-GCTC D H Canada Buffalo displaying at Farnborough Air Show on 6 September 1980.
(This aircraft was subsequently written off after a crash whilst displaying at the Farnborough Air Show on 4 September 1984-the aircraft's three occupants escaped without injury; however one spectator was slightly injured by flying debris).
ImageC-GCTC by Peter Rowe, on Flickr

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Re: SPOTM May 2019 - DHC (De Havilland Canada) aircraft

Post by Nighthawke » Fri Jun 07, 2019 7:16 am

Chipmunk G-BBMV seen at Goodwood 5th June

ImageG-BBMV_mod by Tig, on Flickr

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Re: SPOTM May 2019 - DHC (De Havilland Canada) aircraft

Post by Bob UK » Sat Jun 08, 2019 3:10 pm

Will try this one, Southend June 2nd.

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Re: SPOTM May 2019 - DHC (De Havilland Canada) aircraft

Post by andygolfer » Mon Jun 10, 2019 8:50 am

competition entries are now closed, thank you everybody who has entered

The poll is now open for voting here: https://www.civilianaviation.co.uk/foru ... 10&t=32915
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