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SPOTM November 2021 , An aircraft on a grass aerodrome

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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andygolfer
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SPOTM November 2021 , An aircraft on a grass aerodrome

Post by andygolfer » Mon Nov 15, 2021 1:41 pm

This is the SPOTM (Special Photo Of The Month) competition for November 2021 and the subject is An aircraft on a grass aerodrome

The subject of your entry should be a photo of one or more civil registered aircraft on a grass aerodrome either parked, landing or taking off

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 December 2021 - please note the extended closing date to enable anyone with a last minute photo plenty of time to prepare their entry.

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
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Re: SPOTM November 2021 , An aircraft on a grass aerodrome

Post by waghorn41 » Mon Nov 15, 2021 2:19 pm

I'll kick this one off. Fox Moth at Sywell. Yes, I know Sywell now has a hard runway but this was taken back in the day when it was all grass :)
ImageFox Moth 01 by Ian Pursey, on Flickr

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Re: SPOTM November 2021 , An aircraft on a grass aerodrome

Post by 1marshn30 » Mon Nov 15, 2021 9:32 pm

G-AXPG at Bicester
ImageOI000109 HM293 G-AXPG by marshn2010, on Flickr

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Re: SPOTM November 2021 , An aircraft on a grass aerodrome

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Re: SPOTM November 2021 , An aircraft on a grass aerodrome

Post by LondonEye » Tue Nov 16, 2021 4:45 pm

Headcorn - L-410 taken in 2007.
Pete.


ImageLET-410 UR-VTV 4 Headcorn

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Re: SPOTM November 2021 , An aircraft on a grass aerodrome

Post by tomcat14 » Tue Nov 16, 2021 8:01 pm

A busy scene at Ascot heliport on 20 June 2019 during Royal Ascot.

ImageG-VVBO at Ascot Heliport on 20 June 2019 by wokinghampaul, on Flickr

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Re: SPOTM November 2021 , An aircraft on a grass aerodrome

Post by acw367 » Wed Nov 17, 2021 11:14 am

G-MKIA P9374 Supermarine Spitfire MkIa at the LAA Airshow Old Warden 15 June 2014

ImageG-MKIA P9374 LAA Airshow Old Warden 15 June 2014 by ACW367, on Flickr

Enjoy ACW367
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Re: SPOTM November 2021 , An aircraft on a grass aerodrome

Post by BringBackEGDG » Wed Nov 17, 2021 4:11 pm

Miles M.38 Messenger 2A G-AIEK/RG333 taking of for its display at the Badminton Air Day 14th July 1991.
Image1991-07-14-024FN G-AIEK by Stephen Rendle, on Flickr

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Re: SPOTM November 2021 , An aircraft on a grass aerodrome

Post by aenstrop » Wed Nov 17, 2021 6:59 pm

Bowers Fly Baby taken at Easterton, just outside Elgin on 25th August 2021.

Image by Alan Paterson, on Flickr

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Re: SPOTM November 2021 , An aircraft on a grass aerodrome

Post by andygolfer » Sat Nov 20, 2021 9:21 pm

here's one from me (I could have entered hundreds, didn't realise what a wide subject it was) Jodel G-ATWB lifting off from Rayne during the annual fly in back in August 2017

ImageG-ATWB Jodel, Rayne 12-08-2017 5771 by Andrew Goldsmith, on Flickr

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Re: SPOTM November 2021 , An aircraft on a grass aerodrome

Post by Paultojo » Sun Nov 21, 2021 9:25 am

ImageKilkeel flyin 2021 by Paul Harvey, on Flickr

Kilkeel at the foot of Mourne Mountains
C&C always welcome

Paul

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Re: SPOTM November 2021 , An aircraft on a grass aerodrome

Post by niallsaviation » Mon Nov 22, 2021 4:37 pm

ImageHA-HIB by Niall Moran, on Flickr
Dornier Do-28G2 Skyservant
Irish Parachute Club
Clonbulloge Airfield

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Re: SPOTM November 2021 , An aircraft on a grass aerodrome

Post by Gloria Finis » Tue Nov 23, 2021 6:26 pm

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Pilatus PC-6 Turbo Porter, F-GODZ, Fly High Icarius @ Strathallan, 08 August 2012. The oldest PC-6 flying.

ImagePilatus PC-6 Turbo Porter, F-GODZ, Fly High Icarius @ Strathallan, 08 August 2012 by Phillip Hapka, on Flickr

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Re: SPOTM November 2021 , An aircraft on a grass aerodrome

Post by PorkScratching » Wed Nov 24, 2021 10:27 pm

CCF Harvard IV G-BJST departing grass runway 27L at Andrewsfield on 25 September 2010:

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CCF Harvard IV by Nick Challoner, on Flickr

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Re: SPOTM November 2021 , An aircraft on a grass aerodrome

Post by Andy L » Sun Nov 28, 2021 5:30 pm

Cessna 172B Skyhawk G-ARMR at Ashcroft Farm, Winsford in August 1998
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Re: SPOTM November 2021 , An aircraft on a grass aerodrome

Post by Rainton20 » Fri Dec 03, 2021 12:34 pm

Cessna 120 G-AJJS at Fishburn in May 2018.

ImageG-AJJS Cessna 120 by Ian Tate, on Flickr

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Re: SPOTM November 2021 , An aircraft on a grass aerodrome

Post by Nighthawke » Mon Dec 06, 2021 8:11 pm

PC-12 M-GETS seen at Goodwood 5th June 2019:

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Re: SPOTM November 2021 , An aircraft on a grass aerodrome

Post by rich » Tue Dec 07, 2021 2:58 pm

I-HUNK EC135 at Monza 2008.

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Re: SPOTM November 2021 , An aircraft on a grass aerodrome

Post by andygolfer » Wed Dec 08, 2021 7:23 am

entries have now closed for this competition, thank you to everybody who has entered.

I have opened the voting poll here: viewtopic.php?f=110&t=41745

please support the competition by voting even if you have not submitted an entry
Andy
Andygolfer (or at least I was once), now just plane crazy

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please support our photo competitions by entering and/or voting!
Proud winner of 2019 Air-Britain photo competition!

co-owner of UK Light Aviation Enthusiasts google group https://groups.google.com/forum/#!forum/uklae
and Stansted Aviation Enthusiasts google group: https://groups.google.com/forum/#!forum/stnae

my photos on Flickr: https://www.flickr.com/photos/125470545@N07/

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