Aharon

Very Simple English Channel Crossing By British Midland

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Shalom and greetings all my pals,

Presenting a nice British Midland airline flight from EGKK Gatwick Airport located 29.5 miles south of Central London, England to LFPG Charles de Gaulle Airport located 25 km to the northeast of Paris.

Waiting for pilots to board the plane

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Fully boarded with passengers and ready for pushback!

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Taxiing via J toward runway 08R passing runway 08L

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Holding short of 08R awaiting for clearance for take off

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Entering into 08R to start take off run

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Airbone on climb to FL210 with nice wing view of sunrise

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Climbing climbing with background view of weird fog or smog haze hovering over ground

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Still on climb to F210 with background view of waters of Ardingly Reservoir seen below the plane

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Nice sunrise

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Dig the tail view

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Intercepting SFD above town of Seaford

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Crossing famous English Channel

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Cruising at FL210 crossing the Channel

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Approaching French shore with background view of bay of La Somme

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Making sharp turn while intercepting TANCA

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Descending through clouds

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What kind of brains would put nuclear reactor next to airport????? Do not know name of nuclear reactor as I cannot find on maps

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Seconds before touchdown

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TOUCHDOWN

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Starting reverse thrusters

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Reverse thrusters in full!!

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Thank you for viewing!!  Stay tuned for next exciting flight.

Regards,

Aharon

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P7878,

Thanks for your kind words.

Regards,

Aharon

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Hi Aharon,

I have always enjoyed your "exciting flights" and commentary, even back when on Tom's CalClassics website! Will be looking forward to your next adventure.

Raymie

 

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Raymie,

Thanks for your kind words and I am glad you are still enjoying my screenshots especially in other aviation forums.  Amazes me that you remember me from other aviation forums.  Thank you for being loyal fan to my past, present, and future screenshots.

Regards,

Aharon

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You're very welcome! Looking forward to your next interesting flight.

Raymie

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