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Re: Summer sky

Postby Darrellh » Sun 30 Aug 2015 3:51 pm

Flew right over our house a shame the Vulcan is not doing the same!
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Re: Summer sky

Postby ware_resident » Fri 04 Sep 2015 11:33 am

Sally B again, this time flying north and quite low.
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Re: Summer sky

Postby ware_resident » Thu 10 Sep 2015 11:33 am

I would not want anyone to think I did nothing but sit in the garden and scan the skies ( as my wife does)....
Did anyone else see the single engined aeroplane that just flew over Ware ?
This May sound silly, but it looked to me like a Japanese zero fighter. Are there any flying, or has my liquid lunch finally caught up with me !
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Re: Summer sky

Postby treacleminer » Thu 10 Sep 2015 3:15 pm

My guess would be its a North American Harvard, used as a trainer by the RAF during WW11 and as a double for Zero's in several films, has the radial engine and a long canopy so not too disimilar.
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Re: Summer sky

Postby ware_resident » Thu 10 Sep 2015 4:26 pm

That would be it then, thanks. Gosh it looks just like a Zero.
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Re: Summer sky

Postby Scouter » Sun 13 Sep 2015 7:39 pm

From Friday afternoon to Saturday afternoon we had a couple of V-22 Ospreys, the B-17, Mustangs, stunt planes and a pair of Jet Provosts over.
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Re: Summer sky

Postby RichardH » Thu 17 Sep 2015 3:22 pm

Worth keeping an eye open this weekend (19th-20th) as it's the Duxford Battle of Britain 75th Airshow - we might get a few flyovers!
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Re: Summer sky

Postby Steve » Sun 20 Sep 2015 9:53 pm

RichardH wrote:Worth keeping an eye open this weekend (19th-20th) as it's the Duxford Battle of Britain 75th Airshow - we might get a few flyovers!

Six Spitfires and Hurricanes flew over Hertford this afternoon around 2pm
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Re: Summer sky

Postby Alec » Mon 21 Sep 2015 9:36 am

Steve wrote:Six Spitfires and Hurricanes flew over Hertford this afternoon around 2pm

Two over Ware around 16:30, plus one spotted over Ware on Saturday around 18:00. Happy days...
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Re: Summer sky

Postby ware_resident » Fri 02 Oct 2015 12:45 pm

A Catalina flying boat just few over to the west of ware, heading north. I did'to think there were any of those about still.
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