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The Jet Age Museum – January 2017

22/01/2017 Leave a comment

A frosty Saturday morning

In January 2017

Frost and the First

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The first Mini Beano of 2017 #mb01

It was rather frosty

The Jet Age Museum – January 2017

21/01/2017 Leave a comment

On a frosty Saturday morning, 21 January 2017.

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Mostly Gloster Aircraft   As it is just outside Gloucester
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Time Capsule   Shackleton, Vulcan and Airbus landing gear
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Frosty Meteors   Gloster Meteor T7 WF784
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And a night fighter variant   Just above freezing
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Vulcan B.2 XM569   In the Winter Sun
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Gloster Javelin FAW 9 XH903   Firestreak Infra Red Homing Missle
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Gloster Meteor F.8    
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Gloster Gamecock, The RAFs last wooden, biplane fighter   Reflections

 

The Jet Age Museum
The Jet Age Museum

Sunny Saturday Helicopters

31/07/2016 Leave a comment

A fine day out

And no rain

Vulcan and Euros

26/06/2016 Leave a comment

Cold War Jets

Football and Politics

Jet Age Museum – June 2016

25/06/2016 Leave a comment

Saturday 25 June 2016

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This is new.   Trident 3B – G-AWZU.
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Meteor and

Harrier T2 XW264.

  Armstrong-Whitworth Meteor NF14 Serial WS807.
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AVRO VULCAN B2 XM569.   Gloster Javelin FAW9 Serial XH903.
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Firestreak inert round.    
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Gloster Meteor F8 Serial WH3644.

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Gloster Meteor T7 Serial WF784.   The museum.

 

Jet Age Museum - Gloucester UK
Jet Age Museum – Gloucester UK

Moving Tanks

05/06/2016 Leave a comment

A leopard in the distance

And the gate guardian is back

The Tanks in June – My Favourites

03/06/2016 Leave a comment

Grey in June

Helps camouflage

Bovington Tank Museum – June 2016

03/06/2016 Leave a comment

Friday 03 June 2016

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Where Lawrence of Arabia died.   Wider view of the memorial.
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Public tank viewing area.   Would have loved to see a tank go over this.
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It was rather grey to start.   Challenger I – door guardian.
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Not sure what it is?   But there is always Google image search.
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Chieftain, now with mine ploughs.   T-55.
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Chieftain in the trees.   The gate guardian is back.
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Can’t beat a Centurion.   Stanley Barracks Gate Guardian.
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A Challenger I of the Desert Rats.   Challenger I, Chieftain and Conqueror.
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Chieftain and Conqueror.   The Challenger I.
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The Fury Sherman.   Fury three quarter view.
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King Tiger.   King Tiger with Zimmermat.
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British Tortoise, biggest isn’t always best.   T-62.
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T-72.   British light AFV.
Bovington Tank Museum
Bovington Tank Museum

Dry Helicopters

15/05/2016 Leave a comment

The first visit

When it didn’t rain

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