G-BRIH Photo Album
1946 BC12D

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Brih17.JPG (27902 bytes) Brih18.JPG (25714 bytes) Brih19.JPG (26751 bytes) Brih20.JPG (13687 bytes) 18 January 2004
Brih13.JPG (39283 bytes) Brih14.JPG (67790 bytes) Brih15.JPG (67436 bytes) Brih16.JPG (32845 bytes) 7 December 2003
Brih12.JPG (59586 bytes) Brih11.JPG (34237 bytes) February 2003, Andy's first engine run on new C-85 installed.
It started first swing.
Overhaul by Norvic.
brih-first-flight2.jpg (34960 bytes) brih-first-flight3.jpg (22205 bytes) 2 March 2003, India Hotel leaps skywards for her first flight with the new engine.
brih-first-flight4.jpg (51920 bytes) After landing after the first flight, Rob has a big grin!

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Brih8.JPG (38958 bytes) December 2002.  Andy does a fuel flow check to ensure that the carb can receive 50% above the max fuel flow requirement.   Main wheels 12" off the ground to simulate max angle of climb.
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Andy caught with his trousers down?  Camp-out at Breighton Andy.jpg (27626 bytes)

Christmas 2001 saw IH and PX tour the Ladybower, Howden dams, where 617 "Dambuster" Squadron practised the low-level bombing which ultimately saw the destruction of the German dams. Ladybower1.jpg (44556 bytes)  Ladybower2.jpg (45142 bytes)  Ladybower3.jpg (56879 bytes)   
....and on 17th May 2003, we experience the fly-by of the BBMF Lancaster at Eyebrook Reservoir, on the 60th Anniversary of the Dams raid.
Eyebrook was another of 617 Squadron's practice lakes.
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Sue goes solo, and receives her Taylorcraft t-shirt.  Keyston, August 17th 2002  Dscf0005.jpg (37259 bytes)

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