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Lowenherz
08-01-2006, 03:52 PM
Chaps,

I visited Hendon today, and it was the most impressive display of aircraft I've ever seen. I've got a few pics here - but my camera isn't great, I'm not a good photographer, and for some reason, some of the hangers were almost unlit! My feeble flash couldn't cope. Anyway, enjoy. There were so many other aircraft there - including a Vulcan!
http://premium1.uploadit.org/sonofdavros/hendon/chip.JPG
The first aircraft I flew in - Chipmunk trainer!

http://premium1.uploadit.org/sonofdavros/hendon/harvard.JPG
What Geoffrey Wellum and others learned in - Harvard.

http://premium1.uploadit.org/sonofdavros/hendon/spit24.JPG
Spit Mk 24

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BF109E and my boy. http://forums.ubi.com/groupee_common/emoticons/icon_smile.gif

http://premium1.uploadit.org/sonofdavros/hendon/109.JPG
BF109 - was recently flying!

http://premium1.uploadit.org/sonofdavros/hendon/109nose.JPG

http://premium1.uploadit.org/sonofdavros/hendon/he111.JPG
He111

http://premium1.uploadit.org/sonofdavros/hendon/lysander.JPG
He111-killer!

http://premium1.uploadit.org/sonofdavros/hendon/262.JPG
Me262
http://premium1.uploadit.org/sonofdavros/hendon/262jet.JPG

http://premium1.uploadit.org/sonofdavros/hendon/kitty.JPG
Growl!!
http://premium1.uploadit.org/sonofdavros/hendon/kitty2.JPG
Kittyhawk, of course.

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Ki100

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The gorgeous Typhoon 1B!
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http://premium1.uploadit.org/sonofdavros/hendon/napier.JPG
And its... er... "troublesome" 24-cylinder Napier Sabre engine.

http://premium1.uploadit.org/sonofdavros/hendon/typhoon2.JPG
Typhoon 2 (didn't know it existed)

http://premium1.uploadit.org/sonofdavros/hendon/Tempest.JPG
Tempest

http://premium1.uploadit.org/sonofdavros/hendon/p47.JPG
Thunderbolt

http://premium1.uploadit.org/sonofdavros/hendon/p51.JPG
Mustang (with sadly, clipped blades)

http://premium1.uploadit.org/sonofdavros/hendon/short.JPG
That's how big a Sunderland is!

http://premium1.uploadit.org/sonofdavros/hendon/mosmerlin.JPG
Merlin engine, as modelled by the Mosquito.

http://premium1.uploadit.org/sonofdavros/hendon/lanc.JPG
Lancaster
http://premium1.uploadit.org/sonofdavros/hendon/lancrear.JPG

http://premium1.uploadit.org/sonofdavros/hendon/b24.JPG
Liberator

http://premium1.uploadit.org/sonofdavros/hendon/b17.JPG
B17.

http://premium1.uploadit.org/sonofdavros/hendon/ju87b.JPG
Stuka

http://premium1.uploadit.org/sonofdavros/hendon/beau.JPG
Beaufighter

http://premium1.uploadit.org/sonofdavros/hendon/ju88.JPG
Ju88 Nightfighter

http://premium1.uploadit.org/sonofdavros/hendon/bf110.JPG
Bf110 nightfighter

Lowenherz
08-01-2006, 03:52 PM
Chaps,

I visited Hendon today, and it was the most impressive display of aircraft I've ever seen. I've got a few pics here - but my camera isn't great, I'm not a good photographer, and for some reason, some of the hangers were almost unlit! My feeble flash couldn't cope. Anyway, enjoy. There were so many other aircraft there - including a Vulcan!
http://premium1.uploadit.org/sonofdavros/hendon/chip.JPG
The first aircraft I flew in - Chipmunk trainer!

http://premium1.uploadit.org/sonofdavros/hendon/harvard.JPG
What Geoffrey Wellum and others learned in - Harvard.

http://premium1.uploadit.org/sonofdavros/hendon/spit24.JPG
Spit Mk 24

http://premium1.uploadit.org/sonofdavros/hendon/bf109e.JPG
BF109E and my boy. http://forums.ubi.com/groupee_common/emoticons/icon_smile.gif

http://premium1.uploadit.org/sonofdavros/hendon/109.JPG
BF109 - was recently flying!

http://premium1.uploadit.org/sonofdavros/hendon/109nose.JPG

http://premium1.uploadit.org/sonofdavros/hendon/he111.JPG
He111

http://premium1.uploadit.org/sonofdavros/hendon/lysander.JPG
He111-killer!

http://premium1.uploadit.org/sonofdavros/hendon/262.JPG
Me262
http://premium1.uploadit.org/sonofdavros/hendon/262jet.JPG

http://premium1.uploadit.org/sonofdavros/hendon/kitty.JPG
Growl!!
http://premium1.uploadit.org/sonofdavros/hendon/kitty2.JPG
Kittyhawk, of course.

http://premium1.uploadit.org/sonofdavros/hendon/ki100.JPG
Ki100

http://premium1.uploadit.org/sonofdavros/hendon/typhoonnose.JPG
The gorgeous Typhoon 1B!
http://premium1.uploadit.org/sonofdavros/hendon/typhoon1b.JPG
http://premium1.uploadit.org/sonofdavros/hendon/napier.JPG
And its... er... "troublesome" 24-cylinder Napier Sabre engine.

http://premium1.uploadit.org/sonofdavros/hendon/typhoon2.JPG
Typhoon 2 (didn't know it existed)

http://premium1.uploadit.org/sonofdavros/hendon/Tempest.JPG
Tempest

http://premium1.uploadit.org/sonofdavros/hendon/p47.JPG
Thunderbolt

http://premium1.uploadit.org/sonofdavros/hendon/p51.JPG
Mustang (with sadly, clipped blades)

http://premium1.uploadit.org/sonofdavros/hendon/short.JPG
That's how big a Sunderland is!

http://premium1.uploadit.org/sonofdavros/hendon/mosmerlin.JPG
Merlin engine, as modelled by the Mosquito.

http://premium1.uploadit.org/sonofdavros/hendon/lanc.JPG
Lancaster
http://premium1.uploadit.org/sonofdavros/hendon/lancrear.JPG

http://premium1.uploadit.org/sonofdavros/hendon/b24.JPG
Liberator

http://premium1.uploadit.org/sonofdavros/hendon/b17.JPG
B17.

http://premium1.uploadit.org/sonofdavros/hendon/ju87b.JPG
Stuka

http://premium1.uploadit.org/sonofdavros/hendon/beau.JPG
Beaufighter

http://premium1.uploadit.org/sonofdavros/hendon/ju88.JPG
Ju88 Nightfighter

http://premium1.uploadit.org/sonofdavros/hendon/bf110.JPG
Bf110 nightfighter

VV_Holdenb
08-01-2006, 04:13 PM
I like Hendon a - top place to visit.
Cool pics thanks for sharing. http://forums.ubi.com/groupee_common/emoticons/icon_cool.gif http://forums.ubi.com/images/smilies/25.gif

hotspace
08-01-2006, 04:48 PM
Those are brilliant piccies m8 http://forums.ubi.com/images/smilies/25.gif

Thanks for posting these up for me to dribble over in the late wee hour's http://forums.ubi.com/images/smilies/11.gif