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Biggin Hill - 18 August 2015 - 'The Hardest Day'

When Biggin Hill announced it was convening 17 Spitfires and 5 Hurricanes, as a salute to ‘The Hardest Day’ of the Battle of Britain (September 15, 1940), there weren’t enough wild horses in the world to keep me away. 106 more words

Aviation

A Million Goosebumps

The biennial Aero India show held in Bangalore makes February all the more special for me. It’s the month of love and certainly a time to celebrate my love for all things aviation and aviation photography, in particular. 827 more words

Aero India

Wills’s Aviation Card #55 – Paulhan’s New Aeroplane.

History Behind The Card: Paulhan’s New Aeroplane.

Card #55 of 75, W.D.& H.O Wills, Aviation series 1911, Capstan Navy Cut issue

Heavier-Than-Air

Teamwork: The Ultimate Human Advancement

Air shows have been part of my life since childhood. In the Nashville area was the yearly show in Smyrna, Tennessee, featuring modern and older aircraft. 480 more words

Human Behavior

Wills’s Aviation Card #47 – “Jerme” Biplane.

History Behind The Card: “Jerme” Biplane.
Card #47 of 50, W.D.& H.O Wills, Aviation series 1910

  • Charles-Marie-Joseph Germe, in France

This one was a challenge to find out all the information I wanted to discover. 746 more words

Heavier-Than-Air

Air Show in Virginia Beach - U.S. Navy Blue Angels

These pilots and the precision maneuvers that they perform on these  F/A-18 Hornet aircraft are simply amazing. They flew past the crowd in 2s, 4s and as a diamond of 6. 32 more words

Karl Bowden Photography

Air Show in Virginia Beach -F/A-18F Super Hornet Fighter Jet

The pilots of this aircraft performed some amazing feats! They demonstrated the powerful capabilities of this jet. They kept the jet just under the speed of sound (so no sonic booms or broken glass) during their low flying sprints across the runway. 34 more words

Karl Bowden Photography