RNAS Culdrose Air Day

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  1. magnu

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    Had a good day yesterday. It was touch and go whether the Vulcan would make it as it had been grounded since Saturday after a brake fault on landing at Fairford but they managed to fix it just in time and were only 5 mins. late. The only disappointment was that it was just a flypast not even a touch and go but we did get to hear the wonderful roar.
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    Great shots!!!
     
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    Nice stuff Lewis, and looks like you had some of that rare stuff - trying to remember what it's called....oh yes, sunshine!
     
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    Great shots, many thanks!!!!
     
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    Lovely pictures Lewis, looks like you had a fun day
     
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    Thanks folks.
    I had a really good day. I have a load more pics and will post some more when time permits.
     
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    I served at Culdrose many years ago and flew in a Hunter there, happy days. Wish I had been there
     
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    Good shots!
     
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    Some more pics
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    The Vulcan alone would have been worth the trip!
     
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    Nice shots. :thumbup:


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    The Seahawk came from Culdrose so it was a trip home for her. In the early 70's she was used to train deck handlers for the Ark Royal on a full size painted copy of the deck.
     
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