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by tomcat604
03 Jul 2012, 22:47
Forum: Aviation Photo Forum
Topic: Grumman Bethpage F-14D
Replies: 1
Views: 1475

Re: Grumman Bethpage F-14D

Well at least she wasn't butchered into small pieces at the boneyard. Hope that they (Grumman?) look after her for many, many years.
by tomcat604
17 Jun 2012, 01:41
Forum: Aviation Photo Forum
Topic: Maple Flag 2012
Replies: 4
Views: 2416

Re: Maple Flag 2012

And the boys at 409SQ even had her freshly painted and waxed - just for the occasion!!
by tomcat604
08 May 2012, 15:25
Forum: Aviation Photo Forum
Topic: Kazakhstan Defence Expo (KADEX) 2012
Replies: 29
Views: 15613

Re: Kazakhstan Defence Expo (KADEX) 2012

Awesome indeed - did anyone else notice in the last pic the Su27 is carrying a Lightning pod! Is this the only former Soviet AF that now has western pod's integrated on their aircraft (Ukraine may - i am not sure about that) Peter Indian Flankers can also carry the litening pod as can be seen on th...
by tomcat604
07 May 2012, 21:57
Forum: Aviation Photo Forum
Topic: Kazakhstan Defence Expo (KADEX) 2012
Replies: 29
Views: 15613

Re: Kazakhstan Defence Expo (KADEX) 2012

Awesome indeed - did anyone else notice in the last pic the Su27 is carrying a Lightning pod!
Is this the only former Soviet AF that now has western pod's integrated on their aircraft (Ukraine may - i am not sure about that)
Peter
by tomcat604
04 May 2012, 02:44
Forum: Aviation Photo Forum
Topic: More Tornado GR4 role demo practice (May 3)
Replies: 1
Views: 1112

Re: More Tornado GR4 role demo practice (May 3)

After all these years and the Tonka still looks every inch a warplane.
Nice ones Sir!
Peter in Canada
by tomcat604
30 Apr 2012, 20:21
Forum: Aviation Photo Forum
Topic: RAF Lossiemouth 30/04
Replies: 2
Views: 1009

Re: RAF Lossiemouth 30/04

Nice Piccies Chris - my fellow Canucks must have been on a Scotch run :lol: :lol: :lol:
by tomcat604
18 Apr 2012, 22:50
Forum: Aviation Photo Forum
Topic: Frysian Flag 2012 EHLW 16-04
Replies: 24
Views: 6709

Re: Frysian Flag 2012 EHLW 16-04

Nice catches WW The German Typhoon is really quite blue ! Thanks Tomcat! you think it´s too blue? No no - sorry my bad. It was just an observation - we here in North America (Canada to be specific) dont get much opportunity to see Typhoon's. Your picture just made it very clear to me how different ...
by tomcat604
18 Apr 2012, 02:53
Forum: Aviation Photo Forum
Topic: Frysian Flag 2012 EHLW 16-04
Replies: 24
Views: 6709

Re: Frysian Flag 2012 EHLW 16-04

Nice catches WW
The German Typhoon is really quite blue !
by tomcat604
03 Apr 2012, 15:52
Forum: Civil Aviation News
Topic: Photo/Video: British Airways Olympic colors unveiled on A319
Replies: 6
Views: 1554

Re: Photo: British Airways Olympic colours unveiled on A319.

Wow that is lame - looks like a chicken that didn't have all the feathers plucked before going in the broiler!
by tomcat604
26 Mar 2012, 02:44
Forum: Aviation Photo Forum
Topic: Cambrai 23/03/2012
Replies: 18
Views: 4420

Re: Cambrai 23/03/2012

HOLY COW Batman - those Mirages "Deux Milles" are just spectacular. I wish that they would visit us more often on this side of the pond!!! (Hey we speak French in Montreal!!!!)
by tomcat604
14 Mar 2012, 18:15
Forum: Airshow news!
Topic: Photos: the 2012 RCAF F-18 Hornet demo new colors unveiled..
Replies: 2
Views: 3106

Re: Photos: the 2012 RCAF F-18 Hornet demo new colors unveil

Sorry gents - in my original post I attempted to post the above pic - didn't quite work out.
I'm going to have to spend a bit of time learning the Scramble system.
tomcat604 aka Peter L
by tomcat604
14 Mar 2012, 13:21
Forum: Military Aviation News
Topic: 2012 RCAF Demo Hornet Roll out
Replies: 1
Views: 620

2012 RCAF Demo Hornet Roll out

IN A small ceremony at 3 Wing, Bagotville, Quebec, on March 1, the 2012 CF-18 Demonstration Hornet, CF-18A 188781, was officially unveiled by Colonel Paul Prévost, wing commander and Captain Patrick ‘Paco’ Gobeil, the 2012 Demo Pilot. Each year, the CF-18 DemonstrationTeam features a unique theme an...
by tomcat604
06 Mar 2012, 16:04
Forum: Aviation Photo Forum
Topic: Nellis, golden hour januari 2012
Replies: 8
Views: 3981

Re: Nellis, golden hour januari 2012

Thanks Hans!
Yes - it looks like the new "lightweight" version that the USAF is working on :roll:
by tomcat604
05 Mar 2012, 14:17
Forum: Aviation Photo Forum
Topic: Nellis, golden hour januari 2012
Replies: 8
Views: 3981

Re: Nellis, golden hour januari 2012

Hans
These are beautiful shots. It really brings out all the details - especially on the Raptor.
Did you "capture" any of the newly painted F16 aggressor (86-0269)?