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Old 24 August 2014, 09:19   #11
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Old 24 August 2014, 09:50   #12
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Originally Posted by Maximus View Post
Watched the Show from Dawlish in the end...with perfect weather...
The whole event was Magic! Some great iconic aircraft and the Red Arrows doing what only they can!
The Highlight for me was seeing(and hearing!) the Last Pair of Airworthy Lancaster's (one flown over from Canada) Flying alongside a Spitfire and Hurricane!..with the two Fighters doing mock Dog fight..and Victory Rolls!!
Think you Dan for the Heads up!
By the way...The traffic was "OK"on the back road to Chudliegh /M5

Glad you enjoyed it too. We had a great day out on the water - there was a real party atmosphere. Looking forward to next year already.

That's an amazing photo C2! Here's a couple from my not quite so birdseye view.

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Old 24 August 2014, 11:37   #13
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I got to see them from from Sidmouth . They flew past a mile or two inland on their way to Dawlish. We heard them flying back as well, but only got a small glimpse from five or more miles away. The noise of ten Merlins really carries.

The Canberra was a pleasant surprise when that flew over on its way home a little earlier. I'd never seen one in the air before, so that was a nice bonus.

And then Exmouth's Shannon-class arrived for a display.

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