Monthly Archives: July 2019

RIAT 19 Pt-3 Jumping For Joy

Pt-3 In this part we look at a pair of  iconic Harrier  aircraft that took part in this year’s Royal International Air Tattoo 19. When the announcement was made back in January that a Spanish Navy Harrier EAV-8B was to take part in the flying demonstrations this bought back many happy memories,  seeing this back in the early… Read More »

RIAT 19 Pt-2 Turkish Delights

Pt-2. In this part we are going to take a look at the Turkish Air Force,( Turk Hava Kuvvetleri), participation at this years Royal International Air Show 2019. When the announcement was made back in June  that the Turkish Airforce was going to take part at this years show there was a sense of joy amongst… Read More »

RIAT 19. Pt 1 NATO 70th

It’s that time of year where photographers and aviation enthusiasts get together and descend on Raf Fairford  for this years Royal International Air Tattoo 19, (Riat).This years main theme is to celebrate 70 years in NATO, where aircraft, pilots and ground crews get together and share their experiences. As in previous years I will be doing… Read More »

Legends At Duxford 12-7-18.

A last minute decision to visit Duxford for the 2019 Flying legends airshow was on the cards. After getting up early for a trip to RAF Lakenheath in hope to get some activity, I left there early as the base was quiet with only 6 F-15e Eagles launched to go on a deployment to Europe.… Read More »

Shuttleworths Military Pageant 7-7-19

Part 2 of this series  we take a look at all the other activities at this years Military Pageant at Old Warden. Arrived early, as expected the queues to get in were 6 rows deep, it seems to me a decent line up at these events does attract a lot more people , great for… Read More »

Jordanian Falcons At Shuttleworth 7-7-19

With the announcement made at the start of the year that  the Royal Jordanian Falcons  have added Shuttleworth to their display calendar for 2019, a visit to Old Warden on the  Sunday for their Military Pageant air show was on the cards, A team of 4 Extra 330 LX aircraft performing precision flying was never going… Read More »