Maurice Mustang's Open Day, Norfolk - 17th October 2010

It's Maurice's end-of-the-season secret open-day, near Hardwick in the depths of Norfolk. Seeing as we were meant to be down south, but weren't, it was an opportunity too good to miss to take the Boy, Isobel and the van over to get a good close-up of a pair of P-51 Mustangs and other miscellaneous aircraft. DH is there too, to offer cups of tea and a bit of "access all areas" in the pleasant autumn sunshine.

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P-51 Mustang "Janie" takes off on a sortie
 
Fred and Isobel
 
There are a few military vehicles milling around
 
Isobel and Fred wander about
 
A Ford hot-rod
 
Inside the aircraft hanger
 
Janie taxis up the runway for another flight
 
Marinell follows behind with another passenger
 
Inspecting the radial engine of a Stearman
 
A Pratt and Whitney engine
 
Fred trundles about in the hangar
 
DH's head pops out above Janie as he helps a passenger in
 
Maurice climbs in to Marinell
 
Marinell fires up
 
Janie and Marinell, props idling
 
Janie heads down the runway for take-off
 
Menwhile, we take Fred to look at the nearby pigs
 
Pig city
 
Isobel and Fred in front of Janie
 
Fred runs around pretending to be an aeroplane
 
Nosher runs about with Fred
 
Marinell in the evening sun
 
Janie, the Mustang
 
Marinell and Janie watch the setting sun
   
   
   

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