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Prestwick 02/08/20

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Prestwick 02/08/20

Post by prefontaine72 » Sun Aug 02, 2020 7:14 pm

Some shots of the arrival and departure of the Antonov Airlines AN-225 and a couple of shots of the departing Cargolux B747 :thumb:
ImageAntonov Airlines AN-225 UR-82060 by DOUGLAS CONNERY, on Flickr
ImageAntonov Airlines AN-225 UR-82060 by DOUGLAS CONNERY, on Flickr
ImageAntonov Airlines AN-225 UR-82060 by DOUGLAS CONNERY, on Flickr
ImageAntonov Airlines AN-225 UR-82060 by DOUGLAS CONNERY, on Flickr
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Re: Prestwick 02/08/20

Post by andygolfer » Sun Aug 02, 2020 7:57 pm

superb photos Douglas and what an aircraft!

I was at Old Warden today and tracked it as it flew south and saw it trailing as it was around the Oxford area - south west of us. Shame it din't come closer.


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Re: Prestwick 02/08/20

Post by yunglee » Sun Aug 02, 2020 9:35 pm

Great catch and excellent photograph's :clap:

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Re: Prestwick 02/08/20

Post by prefontaine72 » Sun Aug 02, 2020 11:03 pm

andygolfer wrote:
Sun Aug 02, 2020 7:57 pm
superb photos Douglas and what an aircraft!

I was at Old Warden today and tracked it as it flew south and saw it trailing as it was around the Oxford area - south west of us. Shame it din't come closer.


thanks for posting them
Andy
Thanks Andy much appreciated and agreed it is a stunning aircraft :thumb:
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Sun Aug 02, 2020 9:35 pm
Great catch and excellent photograph's :clap:
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Re: Prestwick 02/08/20

Post by Wallie » Mon Aug 03, 2020 6:28 am

The AN225 is indeed an impressive machine. :thumb:
I wonder of flying such a giant is hard working ?
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Re: Prestwick 02/08/20

Post by Mike » Mon Aug 03, 2020 9:12 am

Very nice Dougie, I hear that the mound was rather jammed yesterday! :thumb:
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Re: Prestwick 02/08/20

Post by EGNH1909 » Tue Aug 04, 2020 8:45 am

Excellent shots- Love the AN225 departure with the houses in the backgound.
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Re: Prestwick 02/08/20

Post by Dan214sqn » Tue Aug 04, 2020 9:19 am

cracking set :clap:

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Re: Prestwick 02/08/20

Post by prefontaine72 » Tue Aug 04, 2020 9:55 am

Wallie wrote:
Mon Aug 03, 2020 6:28 am
The AN225 is indeed an impressive machine. :thumb:
I wonder of flying such a giant is hard working ?
Thanks Wallie
Mike wrote:
Mon Aug 03, 2020 9:12 am
Very nice Dougie, I hear that the mound was rather jammed yesterday! :thumb:
Thanks Mike was really busy i avoided fortunately lol
EGNH1909 wrote:
Tue Aug 04, 2020 8:45 am
Excellent shots- Love the AN225 departure with the houses in the backgound.
Pete
Thanks Pete
Dan214sqn wrote:
Tue Aug 04, 2020 9:19 am
cracking set :clap:
Thanks Dan, my only bugbear was no sunshine when he took off but 5 minutes later sunshine for the Cargolux departing oh well :(
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