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Old 10 August 2011, 17:56   #1
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Red Arrows at Falmouth

Did anyone else see the show today? They're always superb, but I've never seen them quite so up close and personal before, even at air shows.

Saw plenty of RIBs out, but none that I recognised. I was with the kids in the Aerotec, we launched at Percuil to beat the traffic (great launch spot for SIBs btw).

Apologies for the lousy pictures. That's what you get using a phone in an Aquapac, must get one of those proper newfangled waterproof cameras!
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Apologies for the lousy pictures. That's what you get using a phone in an Aquapac, must get one of those proper newfangled waterproof cameras![/QUOTE]


I think willk should supply you with one of those JK,,, as a thank you for his membership upgrade.
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Apologies for the lousy pictures. That's what you get using a phone in an Aquapac, must get one of those proper newfangled waterproof cameras!

I think willk should oblige you with that one JK for his membership upgrade
I can see that I'm going to have to give you some Special Attention...

...and some [QUOTING] tutorials :-P

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...and some [QUOTING] tutorials :-P

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Quoting tutorials, I accept, I just can't suss it out.
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I can see that I'm going to have to give you some Special Attention...
Uh oH ... I know he's hung up .. but go easy on him


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Now thats badge kissing
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Coulda been worse - coulda been an iPhone
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Coulda been worse - coulda been an iPhone
It was. That's why the photos were so lousy
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Errr, yeah. We were in the inner harbour tied off of some rich pals with big 'trawlers'. Good wern' it?

By your pics, you were pretty close to us. Did you here Brad's chopper warming up during the show? Presumably the pilot opted against popping out of the docks with that lot tearing about the skies.
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I did hear the helicopter and wondered whether it might make an appearance mid-display. I thought that a low level bird strike with one of the seagulls was another potential hazard!

Camping at Chateau Kernow this week. Seemed like a great plan yesterday, but with today's more authentic Cornish weather I am beginning to wonder...
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