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    XH558 Engine Failure

    This is a discussion on XH558 Engine Failure within the Everyday Life forums, part of the Community channel category; Nice to see she still has her Black Buck mission markings on the nose An old friend of mine always ...

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      Re: XH558 Engine Failure

      Nice to see she still has her Black Buck mission markings on the nose

      An old friend of mine always said her brother was on the Black Buck Six mission and ill hold my hand up and say i didnt believe her. Then a couple of years ago he (Dave Castle) was on the telly talking about it LOL I still chuckle at the bit of the chat with Rio while trying to buy time so they could just land due to lack of fuel that went something like:

      Unidentifed aiecraft where are you from?

      erm Huddersfield


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      Re: XH558 Engine Failure

      Is the Vulcan doing Southport this year do you know?

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      Re: XH558 Engine Failure

      Quote Originally Posted by Juice370 View Post
      Is the Vulcan doing Southport this year do you know?
      Yes - see you there lol

      Aircraft and Displays - Southport
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      Re: XH558 Engine Failure

      I got quite a lot of the Southport line up at Sunderland on Sunday just gone so Southport should be a good day







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      Re: XH558 Engine Failure

      Hope you don't mind but the bottom picture is now my desktop background. What a great picture!
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      No mate i dont mind, it is probably the best typhoon shot i have taken i think.

      the full set is here if anyone wants a look Sunderland Airshow 2012 - a set on Flickr
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      Re: XH558 Engine Failure

      Saw her fly yesterday for the first time since the engine incident

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      Re: XH558 Engine Failure

      ^^ Cracking picture.
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      Re: XH558 Engine Failure

      Quote Originally Posted by NewsreadeR View Post
      ^^ Cracking picture.
      +1, and this is my favorite vid of her.



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      Quote Originally Posted by NewsreadeR View Post
      ^^ Cracking picture.
      Tar mate, believe it or not that is the result of trying to get around an insane amount of noise with pushing the raw image to far, going B&W was the only way I could work around it lol
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