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by Kevin Farnell
06 Sep 2020, 21:33
Forum: Gallery
Topic: Stretch Your Brain
Replies: 9
Views: 303

Re: Stretch Your Brain

Nigel H-J wrote: 06 Sep 2020, 18:30 What are these 2 doing?
Regards
Nigel.
Attending the annual Dr Who Cybermen convention?

Kevin
by Kevin Farnell
01 Sep 2020, 20:09
Forum: Escorts and Stewards
Topic: Doctors
Replies: 2
Views: 105

Re: Doctors

:lol: :lol: :lol:

Kevin
by Kevin Farnell
27 Aug 2020, 19:36
Forum: Escorts and Stewards
Topic: Aircraft ID help
Replies: 8
Views: 148

Re: Aircraft ID help

Looks like a Bristol 170 Freighter to me. Silver City Airways were an independant UK airline. They used the Freighters to transport pax and cars.

Kevin
by Kevin Farnell
27 Aug 2020, 09:35
Forum: Escorts and Stewards
Topic: Bitzer project
Replies: 105
Views: 2954

Re: Bitzer project

Or Mig-27.

Kevin
by Kevin Farnell
26 Aug 2020, 21:53
Forum: Escorts and Stewards
Topic: Bitzer project
Replies: 105
Views: 2954

Re: Bitzer project

it was the lump sticking out from the leading edge of the wing that did it for me. Does anyone know what they were for? External Fuel Tank The fuel tanks were fitted to the Comet 4 and 4C,but not the 4B (of which I flew on in BEA Airtours scheme when I was about 6). The fuel tanks were so designed ...
by Kevin Farnell
25 Aug 2020, 08:14
Forum: Escorts and Stewards
Topic: VC-10 return?
Replies: 7
Views: 175

Re: VC-10 return?

I would be extremely happy to see a VC-10 back in the air. But seriously, one aircraft! What costs are involved? Crew training and spares inventory amongst a host of other considerations. It would probably be much cheaper to commission another A330 Voyager, which has crews that are current and a ple...
by Kevin Farnell
18 Aug 2020, 21:08
Forum: Escorts and Stewards
Topic: Happy Birthday TSR2 (?)
Replies: 22
Views: 255

Re: Happy Birthday TSR2 (?)

Happy Birthday, Ben. Hope its a good un!

Kevin
by Kevin Farnell
12 Aug 2020, 21:28
Forum: Escorts and Stewards
Topic: Steam on Dawlish Beach Webcam
Replies: 7
Views: 233

Re: Steam on Dawlish Beach Webcam

Wonderful photo, Brian. Brings back happy memories of travelling with my late Father behind 60163 Tornado from Birmingham to Plymouth (a diesel pulled us to Bristol, where Tornado took over). The section past Dawlish was spectacular, with the Sun out and the tide in. A couple of hours in Plymouth al...
by Kevin Farnell
30 Jul 2020, 22:54
Forum: Escorts and Stewards
Topic: Thought for the day.....
Replies: 8
Views: 542

Re: Thought for the day.....

Tomliner wrote: 30 Jul 2020, 10:23 Was it the mask or the ineffective trousers which caused your problem? :hide: EricT
:rofl: :rofl: :rofl:

Kevin