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RAF Coningsby "Fightertown" on the 6th and 7th May 2010

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I hadn't been to RAF Coningsby for a year and I was getting withdrawal symptoms.

A couple of cheap Travelodge rooms meant I could spend a couple of days at the UK's most

active RAF Airbase. As was also the case during my 2 previous visits in 2006 and 2009, there was

plenty of flying and plenty of variety.

 

This section contains around 250 images taken over the 2 days including RAF Coningsby based

Eurofighter Typhoons and the Battle of Britain Memorial Flight's Supermarine Spitfire, Hawker Hurricane

and De Havilland Chipmunk, 3 Beech B200 Kingairs and Tornado GR4 from RAF Marham, a couple

of Harrier GR9's and there was also a couple of fly-throughs by 2 RAF Lakenheath based F-15C Eagles.

I was also fortunate to see the display Eurofighter Typhoon and BBMF Supermarine Spitfire flying in

formation and practicing for the 2010 airshow season.

Every time I visit RAF Coningsby I have a great time, and thankfully this year, after some

dodgy weather forecasts the weather turned out to be excellent :

Friday 7th of May 2010 <- Continued ->
BBMF Spitfire Mk LFIXe MK356
BBMF Spitfire MK356 & 3 x Typhoons
3 x Eurofighter Typhoons
3 x Eurofighter Typhoons
3 x Eurofighter Typhoons
3 x Eurofighter Typhoons
3 x Eurofighter Typhoons
Eurofighter Typhoon DW
Eurofighter Typhoon DW
Eurofighter Typhoon ZJ922 QO-C
Eurofighter Typhoon ZJ922 QO-C
Eurofighter Typhoon ZJ922 QO-C
Eurofighter Typhoon ZJ922 QO-C
Eurofighter Typhoon ZJ922 QO-C
Eurofighter Typhoon ZJ805 BD
Eurofighter Typhoon ZJ805 BD
Eurofighter Typhoon ZJ801 BJ
Eurofighter Typhoon ZJ801 BJ
Eurofighter Typhoon ZJ801 BJ
Eurofighter Typhoon ZJ801 BJ
Eurofighter Typhoon ZJ801 BJ
Eurofighter Typhoon ZJ801 BJ
Eurofighter Typhoon ZJ801 BJ
Eurofighter Typhoon ZJ801 BJ
Eurofighter Typhoon ZJ801 BJ
Eurofighter Typhoon ZJ801 BJ
Eurofighter Typhoon ZJ801 BJ
Eurofighter Typhoon ZJ801 BJ
Eurofighter Typhoon ZJ801 BJ
Eurofighter Typhoon ZJ801 BJ
Eurofighter Typhoon ZJ801 BJ
Eurofighter Typhoon ZJ813 BL
Eurofighter Typhoon ZJ813 BL
Eurofighter Typhoon BA
Eurofighter Typhoon BA
Eurofighter Typhoon BY
Eurofighter Typhoon BY
Eurofighter Typhoon ZJ809 BH
Eurofighter Typhoon ZJ809 BH
Eurofighter Typhoon ZJ809 BH
Eurofighter Typhoon ZJ809 BH
Eurofighter Typhoon ZJ809 BH
Eurofighter Typhoon ZJ809 BH
Eurofighter Typhoon ZJ809 BH
Eurofighter Typhoon ZJ809 BH

 

  

 

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