Picture of the Week, June 7, 2018

Plane Sailing's Canso A amphibian G-PBYA 'Miss Pick Up' repainted in its current magnificent scheme representing a wartime USAAF OA-10A Catalina 44-33915 of the 8th Air Force 5th Emergency Rescue Squadron at Halesworth, Suffolk. Shot at the former RAF Flying Station Killadeas on June 2, 2018, during the Lough Erne Yacht Club's Seawings Festival in celebration of 100 years of the Royal Air Force. Copyrighted photo by Alan Jarden.

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PICTURE OF THE WEEK: Picking UP Speed

Plane Sailing's Canso A amphibian G-PBYA 'Miss Pick Up' repainted in its current magnificent scheme representing a wartime USAAF OA-10A Catalina 44-33915 of the 8th Air Force 5th Emergency Rescue Squadron at Halesworth, Suffolk. Shot at the former RAF Flying Station Killadeas on June 2, 2018, during the Lough Erne Yacht Club's Seawings Festival in celebration of 100 years of the Royal Air Force. This photo was taken with a Canon 50D fitted with a Canon EF 70-200 IS USM lens with Canon 2x extender. Handheld at 1/400th second at F14 with focal length of 400mm. (ISO 400). Copyrighted photo by Alan Jarden.

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Comments (1)

That's an incredible photo!

Hiller Aviation Museum in San Carlos, CA currently (June 2018) has a beautiful amphib as well. Worth the trip alone.

Posted by: James Briggs | June 9, 2018 3:41 PM    Report this comment

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