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    For those of you who didn't know, I was away the last 3 weeks on the far saide of Canada for this year's Fincastle competition. This is where 4 Commonwealth nations send their Sub-Hunting maritime patrol aircraft to one of the countries and compete in a competiton to find out who's best. i was there as one of the engineers, and took a few videos which I thought I'd post of here to people's entertainment. Scenery was lovely, and I'll pobably add in some photos of it later on...

    Kiwi Orion Flypast:
    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hBBXJptlddI

    Nimrod Flypast:
    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3ZLUfiqrreA

    RAF First Aircraft Pull:
    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=l_RFfwW8cFM

    The last one is of the aircraft pull competition, which the Canadians won. I recorded this attempt, then had to go and change a radar scanner instead...

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    Brilliant. Thanks for posting

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    great videos penfold that plane pull looked very easy tho

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    63,000 pounds of aircraft, but 20 people pulling... Once you get it moving it tends to have a lot of momentum...

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