The original BAe trials fleet GR4 seen arriving back at Warton in the last light of the day, this aircraft was stored for a few years at RAF Shawbury, it was recently roaded to RAF Leeming for the Tornado RTP programme
For the final time at Fairford for a RIAT show, this specially marked JG-71 "Richthofen" Toom cleans up whilst departing back to Wittmund, sadly this was the final appearance of a German F-4 at a UK Airshow, Phabulous aircraft and memories.
Duxford's September show was the only time I managed to get some decent flying shots of the 2012 Hawk T.1 display jet in this superb Jubilee themed special scheme in what was possibly to be the final year for an RAF Hawk T1 solo display?
"Tartan 31" doing touch and go's during a post maintenance test flight before the old girl returned south for her Falklands duty, get them whilst you can as the OSD for the RAF's VC-10 is sometime in 2013
The First Typhoon for the Saudi Air Force flown by BAe systems chief test pilot Mark Bowman turns towards the assembled delegation during a display at the official hand over ceremony at BAe Warton, giving the photographers on the fence a great angle.
Aussie Wedgetail seen arriving at RAF Waddington for the annual airshow, this aircraft had been taking part in the Red Flag exercise in Alaska, note you can see the extra genies bolted on to the engines to power the extra electronics