Pt-3 French Fancies.

With the French Air Force and Navy, made a considerable contribution to this year’s  flying display at the Royal International Air tattoo 2018. The French Air Force contribution consisted of a pair of Mirage 2000D Tactical Demonstration team Couteau Delta making its second appearance, must admit they were a lot sharper in their demo then… Read More »

Pt-2. Land Of The Rising Sun

Pt-2 of my blog from the Royal International Air Tattoo 2018, I concentrated on the one Japanese aircraft that was in attendance. With the announcement made 2 weeks before the show that the Japanese Air self Defense Force was going to be in attendance at this years event,most Aviation enthusiast ears started to prick up. With the… Read More »

RIAT 18 RAF 100. PT-1

It’s been just over a month since the Royal International Air Tattoo, 2018, (Riat) I finally got my images sorted out, there were a lot to sort out. Like last year I will be doing a small series of blogs  over the next few weeks, related to this years event. The main theme for this… Read More »

Countryfile live 2018. 5-8-18

Last weekend it was the return of BBC Countryfile live 2018, held in the grounds of Blenheim Palace. This event attracts everything to do with the countryside, with the weather being hot attracted over 150 000 visitors to the area, during its four days. I was lucky enough to be able to return and enjoy… Read More »

A Evening At RAF Marham. 3-8-18

With the immanent arrival of the second batch of 5 Lockheed Martin F-35B Lightning 11, 5th generation fighter jets to grace our shores, a short trip to RAF Marham to witness their arrival was the order of the day. RAF Marham is in the county of Norfolk,10 miles south of the small town of  Downham… Read More »

A Bimble Around Ely 28-7-18

A short break in the recent heatwave, my friend and I thought we would have a short visit to Ely, Cambs. Ely is a cathedral city in Cambridgeshire, about 14 miles north-east of Cambridge, it is full of charm and beauty and home to one of the most magnificent cathedrals in England, known locally as… Read More »

Eagles And Buzzards 25-7-18

With summer this year at a premium, early doors was the name of the game for a day at the fence at Raf Lakenheath. With this early arrival at the forest entrance along side the A1065 there were a good number of people there waiting for a good days activity. The reason for the visit… Read More »

Misty Morning By The River.

Whilst visiting the Royal International Air Tattoo this month, blogs on this event to follow latter in the year. With early morning starts meant a trip past the tiny Cotswolds village  of Letchlade, on this particular morning it was very misty which gave me the opportunity to go to the river Thames and take some… Read More »

Yeovilton Air Day 7-7-18

The weekend of the 7th July is the start of a very busy week in the world of aviation. So it was early doors for me and a 170, mile trek to Somerset to take in the annual Yeovilton International Air Day 2018.With the weather being hot of late and a large crowd  to be… Read More »

Military Pageant 1-7-18

Its the first Sunday of the month, so its  Shuttleworth time , once again the weather was kind again and the participants never failed to impress the audience in attendance. The main theme of this event was to celebrate  the Great war, with winds not  in there favor the flying program went to plan with aircraft having the… Read More »