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Leuchars Air Show

Posted by SueWeststeyn on Sep 3, 2011 in News and Events | 0 comments

There have been rumblings and grumblings in Fife since the announcement that RAF Leuchars will be closing. We’ve become used to the low flying  jets, which are sometimes so low that the roar is suddenly upon you causing utterings of ”bloomin’ cowboys”, and even giving the animals a scare. However, when flying at a decent level (most of the time), it’s an enjoyable sight to see these precision instruments seemingly bearing down on targets in the Forth. Watching the night time flying is spectacular; flashing lights and afterburners. The heavy drone of the Hercules...

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