Posts Tagged ‘Sea Harrier’

Fleet Air Arm and Bacon

03/06/2016 Leave a comment

Tesco for Breakfast

And the Fleet Air Arm Museum for the History

Fleet Air Museum 2016 – A Few of my Favourites

03/06/2016 Leave a comment

A little of Android Mobile Video

At the Fleet Air Arm Museum

It Could Be A VForce Spring

03/04/2016 Leave a comment

The rain cleared

And the sun came out at Midland Air Museum

Midland Air Museum – April 2016

02/04/2016 Leave a comment

Saturday 02 April 2016

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Strensham North Pitstop.   Tesco Full English – South Coventry.
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Raining at the time.   Canberra T-17 WH646. Electronic Warfare Variant.
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Gloster Meteor F-4 EE531.   Avro Vulcan B.2 XL360
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Victor K1A XH582.   Blue Steel.
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Gloster Javelin FAW5 XA669.   Hawker Hunter F-6A XF382
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Sea Harrier FA2 ZE694   Sea Vixen FAW2 XN685.
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Tornado GR4 and WE177 Nuclear Drill Round.   Fairey Gannet T-2 XA508.
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F100D Super Sabre 54-2174.   F-101B Voodoo 56-0312.
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Lightning F6 XR771 and Firestreak Missiles.   KSA Lightning T-55 55-713.
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F-4c Phantom II 63-7699.   East German MiG-21 SPS 959.


Midland Air Museum
Midland Air Museum

Four and Oh

02/01/2016 Leave a comment

In the wind and rain

Back in the game in 2016

Boscombe Down Aviation Collection – January 2016

02/01/2016 Leave a comment

On a rather soggy Saturday 02 January 2015. A really friendly welcome.

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Pit stop for a touch of breakfast.   When in England, Full English.
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It was raining.   Nice and dry and warm inside.
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Sea Harrier FA2 XZ457.   4 Falkland Kills. Active Service History
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Sidewinder on XZ457.   XZ457, view from the rear.
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WE177 and Cluster Bomb.   Scale model of JP233 and a Sparrow training round.
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Jaguar GR1 XX734.   XX734.
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Lightning F2A XN726.   XN726’s Firestreak.
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Army and Navy, Scout and Wasp.   Rolls Royce Avon as fitted to the Comet.
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Half scale retard bomb.   Aden gun pack.
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Meteor MK D16/U16 WK800.   Noses.


Boscombe Down Aviation Collection
Boscombe Down Aviation Collection

March Museums 2015 – Day 04 City of Coventry

10/03/2015 Leave a comment

Peeking over the hedge

XL360 on a grey and overcast day

March Museums 2015 – Day 04 Midland Air Museum

10/03/2015 Leave a comment

It started frosty and clear in Hinckley and turned into grey and overcast in Coventry, the home of the Midland Air Museum.

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As it says with XL360 in the distance.   And from the other direction.
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Peeping over the hedge.   On a rather grey day.
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As you come in through the gate.    
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    Blue Steel.
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Sea Harrier FA2 – ZE694.   Gloster Javelin FAW.5 –


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Sea Vixen FAW.2 –



Gannet T.2 –


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Lightning T.55 55-713 & RAF F.6 XR771.

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MiG-21SPS "Fishbed"

– 959.


F-4C-11-MC Phantom II 63-7699.

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F-101B-80-MC Voodoo



Argosy 101


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F-100D-16-NA Super Sabre 54-1174.


March Museums 2015 – Day 02 The Friendly Museum

08/03/2015 Leave a comment

More Spring

And an aeroboot

March Museums 2015 – Day 02 Newark Air Museum

07/03/2015 Leave a comment

Premier Inn Full English and Newark Air Museum. Semi Summer in Spring too.

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Premier Inn – Hucknall.   Filling my boots with the all you can eat Full English.
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Newark Air Museum.   The Anderson Shelter.
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Vulcan B.2 XM594 and Yellow Sun.   Gloster Meteor T.7 VZ634.
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Jaguar T.2A – XX829.   F100 Super Sabre and Mystere IV.
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    Mig 27 Flogger – 61912507006 “71”.
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Sea Harrier FRS.1 / FA.2 –


  Gloster Javelin FAW.8 –


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Fairey Gannet AEW.3 – XP226.   de Havilland Sea Venom FAW.22 –WW217.
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