[jhb_airlines] Re: Pix

  • From: "Bones" <bones@xxxxxxx>
  • To: <jhb_airlines@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Sun, 8 Aug 2004 18:58:37 +0100

Like policemen, they prefer going round in pairs.. <g>

bones

> -----Original Message-----
> From: jhb_airlines-bounce@xxxxxxxxxxxxx 
> [mailto:jhb_airlines-bounce@xxxxxxxxxxxxx] On Behalf Of gwinsk@xxxxxxx
> Sent: 08 August 2004 17:22
> To: jhb_airlines@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
> Subject: [jhb_airlines] Re: Pix
> 
> 
> My son flew into Ronaldsway, Friday evening. Apparently most 
> of the jets were already 
> there, though covered. The Hawk and Harrier had two of each. 
> In case of one going u/s, 
> or 'cos they don't like travelling alone?
> 
> Gerry Winskill
> gwinsk@xxxxxxx
> 
> 
> 
> On 8 Aug 2004 at 16:20, Bones wrote:
> 
> > Funny but I looked at the Lancair and thought that it had 
> also shrunk 
> > in the rain. One tiny machine.
> > 
> > Because we got to the show late (it was about 1500 before we 
> > eventually arrived) I had missed most of the hard iron. The 
> Yak's were 
> > performing as we approached the airfield and the Tornado 
> started its 
> > routine just as we parked the car. Jen was in charge of the still 
> > shots and I was trying out the camcorder so all credit to 
> her for the 
> > pix on the web page.
> > 
> > We went back to Ronaldsway after the show to see what I had missed. 
> > There was C130 and Transall 160 there which were too far away to 
> > photograph, a bunch of Hawks behind the Hunter and the T33/DH110 on 
> > the west apron. No sign of the Harrier or Tornado so I guess these 
> > went home. I can still get airside at Ronaldsway if the 
> right people 
> > are on duty.. <g> I hope to be getting a new airside pass soon.
> > 
> > bones
> > 
> > > -----Original Message-----
> > > From: jhb_airlines-bounce@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
> > > [mailto:jhb_airlines-bounce@xxxxxxxxxxxxx] On Behalf Of
> > > gwinsk@xxxxxxx Sent: 07 August 2004 23:07 To:
> > > jhb_airlines@xxxxxxxxxxxxx Subject: [jhb_airlines] Re: Pix
> > > 
> > > 
> > > Go on, tell me. How did you manage to be at both places.
> > > Worse; how did you get 
> > > airside at Ronaldsway? Was that after the event, or before 
> > > you left for Jurby? 
> > >  From the shots of the Bubblies, we must have been nearly 
> > > next to each other, as I 
> > > walked back, to collect the Bonnie, from the Tower.
> > > I spent part of the time avoiding an old acquaintance. Don't 
> > > want a flight in his Jabiru. 
> > > First time I've seen one close up. The idea of getting 4 in 
> > > something as minute as the 
> > > 400, beggars belief. These GA magazines must borrow lenses 
> > > from estate agents!
> > > 
> > > Gerry Winskill
> > > gwinsk@xxxxxxx
> > > 
> > > 
> > > On 7 Aug 2004 at 22:05, Bones wrote:
> > > 
> > > > Some shots from Jurby today are on my home page. Didn't
> > > take a lot as
> > > > we missed a couple of hours of the show after a road
> > > accident blocked
> > > > our progress for a couple of hours..
> > > > 
> > > > HC@xxxxxxxxxx
> > > > http://fsaviation.net
> > > > 
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