Aviation Photo #1524223 British Aerospace Hawk T1A - UK - Air Force

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This shows the interception of a 100 Squadron Hawk ‘aggessor’ during the RAF Role Demonstration at the 2008 Valley Aviation Society charity photo-call. The Tornado has closed behind the Hawk and is slowing to position itself to attack whilst pulling a lot of ‘g’ and condensing the humid coastal air. Note the differential tailplane angles which control the roll axis. I don’t know which of the two participating Tornado F3s this was. All the demonstration aircraft recovered to Lyneham after the exercise.
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    August 14, 2008
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Anonymous
8 years ago
Awesome shot! If TOP GUN was British, it would have looked like this.
Anonymous
8 years ago
British top gun??? Come on, you can't intercept a Learjet...
Anonymous
7 years ago
That's a fantastic action shot. You don't see much ACM on this site. That Tonka is really working hard. Sounds like the Argentinean visitor hasn't got over 1982 though.

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