A note on sources and credits
As far as possible photographs that are not mine are posted here with permission; thank you to all contributors to 'Jet & Prop', especially photographers Tad Dippel, Neil Cotten and Nico Charpentier, the editor of the magnificent 'Avions' magazine Michel Ledet and Jean-Yves Lorant, author, researcher and archivist at the Service Historique de la Défense, Paris. Images from the IWM and Roger Freeman collections are published here under the terms of a Creative Commons Attribution Non Commercial Licence. Occasionally some images on this site have been 'reposted' from facebook or ebay. They are used non-commercially in an educational context to depict historical events. If such is deemed necessary they can be removed on simple request. Contact me at falkeeins at aol.com. All rights reserved.
Wednesday, 30 November 2016
Saturday, 26 November 2016
Falklands Sea Harrier 801-Sqd-return Yeovilton 17 September 1982. Ebay auction on offer here
Saturday, 19 November 2016
Taken on the Friday show, some from the upper deck of the open-top double-decker buses shuttling between the airfield and the car parks! Click the link at the bottom of this page to go to more RIAT 2016 posts on this blog including Greek Phantoms, F-35s and the Ramex Delta Mirage display team
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Wednesday, 16 November 2016
USMC F-4B '207 AA' with 892 Sqn tail colours stranded on Ark Royal. RN personnel repainted the tail to match their FG1's, as the ship was to dock at Malta and US personnel were not welcome at the time
Buccaneers from 12 Squadron with 43 Squadron Phantoms at the end of Exercise LIME JUG. Crown Copyright 1970.
'Colonial Navy' was a well known zapping of XV590. XT864 was another interesting one as it wore 'FLY NAVY' instead of ROYAL NAVY' titles.
Also on this blog;
F-4 Phantom Squadrons in the RAF in 80 photos
Phantom Pharewell - German Air Force JG 71 Richthofen F-4F's retiring this weekend