McDonnell Douglas KC-10A Extender (REACH 807) and Boeing KC-135 (REACH 557) landing into RAF Mildenhall in the summer 2016.
Day two of what was meant to be a three day trip at RAF Mildenhall.
Again here are some local and visitor movements from ‘the mound’.
My trip was cut short due to the arrival of B-2s into RAF Fairford.
Day one of a few days camping in John’s field in early summer 2015.
Here are a few locals and a few visitors on Friday afternoon.
In order of appearance:
KC-135R (57-1512) departs as REACH746
RC-135W (62-4132) arrived as ECONO41
KC-135R (63-8024) arrived as REACH695
KC-135R (57-1487) arrived as REACH539
KC-135R (62-3558) arrived as REACH636
Shot on the 8th February 2015 at the 29 end of RAF Mildenhall runway, on ‘the mound’ and under the approach.
(Please let me know any inaccuracies!)
A 100th Air Refueling Wing KC-135R arrives at RAF Mildenhall 25th April 2013.
An old video I shot back in 2o10. In this video you can see that No.1 engine is feathered, presumably to simulate an engine out landing.
Southern Air Boeing 747 (N760SA) effortlessly lifts off of runway 29. RAF Mildenhall 13th May 2010.