Photo Shoot: RAF Valley Photo Day 2002

Shots from the RAF Valley Photo Day organised by the Valley Aviation Society (VAS).

A day spent split between trying to get some decent shots in very grey and wet weather and trying to get updates in the score from England vs Argentina in the 2002 World Cup from Japan.  Highlights form the day included the Italian Air Force F-104 Starfighters and USAF F-16 from Aviano AB.

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Airshow: Southport 2001

First visit to this seaside airshow, in Lancashire, UK.  Aircraft transit to the show to display or operate out of nearby Blackpool Airport.

Highlights of the display included Hawker Hunter “Miss Demeanour”, the Army’s Blue Eagles and Navy Historic Flight’s Fairey Swordfish.

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Airshow: RIAT 2001

Shots from the Sunday display and Monday departures days at The Royal International Air Tattoo (RIAT), the world’s largest military air show, temporarily hosted at RAF Cottesmore.

Highlights of the display included a tribute to Air Vice Marshall Johnnie Johnson in the form of 3 Harriers and Spitfire performing a missing man manoeuvre.

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