Kirton in Lindsey – Wednesday 30th October 2019 (John Tomlinson)

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Next stop and last visited in May 2010 was Kirton-in-Lyndsey Lincs. I remember a friendly welcome on that occasion and we received another today. A High Viz jacket was required for the walk about the ramp. Photographs at: https://www.flickr.com/photos/jlt_egcc74/albums/72157711570626668 Regards John Trip Airfield Albums https://www.flickr.com/photos/jlt_egcc74/albums Country Folders https://www.flickr.com/photos/jlt_egcc74/collections Noted between 1307-1327hrs Hangar G-DEXA Grob G.103A […]

Chateaudun, Toussus-le-Noble, Buc, Taverny & Paris/Charles de Gaulle – Monday 21st October 2019 (Grant Robinson)

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Hi all, An early start was required to be at Chateaudun to see what we could get from outside and meet the museum curator in good time. For those who haven’t been before, the museum is located on the base and therefore requires prior permission to gain entry. The museum curator told us that Chateaudun […]

Kingshaugh Farm, Darlton – Sunday 15th September 2019 (John Tomlinson)

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A quick look at Darlton as we made our way back home on the Sunday. Permission was granted to walk the field and take a few photographs and notes. Photographs at: https://www.flickr.com/photos/jlt_egcc74/albums/72157710854671981 The request is this unmarked glider cockpit with Darlton Gliding Club along the cockpit. Photograph at: https://www.flickr.com/photos/jlt_egcc74/48738124562/in/album-72157710854671981/ Regards John Trip Airfield Albums https://www.flickr.com/photos/jlt_egcc74/albums […]

Kunovice (Slovácké Letecké Muzeum) – Thursday 5th September 2019 (John Tomlinson)

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We were now approaching our last airfield of the trip in Czechia, which also included a museum. The Slovacke Letecke Muzeum had a good mixture of civil and military types, so it appealed to all the group. The weather had been great throughout and that was fortunate, as this was another museum where all but […]

Vyškov (Airfield) – Thursday 5th September 2019 (John Tomlinson)

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A short distance from the University of Defence and military base, we moved on to the civil airfield at Vyskov~Jihormoravsky, which was also next to the third destination of the day, the museum, Nadace Letecke Historicke Spolecnosti. As we have found in Czechia, many airfields have a secure perimeter and locked entrance. However we were […]