Hearing that the Refuelling Tanker and the two Hornets would depart today I headed down to Prestwick.
After a short delay the aircraft fired up and taxied down for take-off.
Nice to see the Hornets pick up speed and take off in a lively fashion and hope my images do justice.
Airport Fire Service
Birthday Girl Departing
Omega Tanker DC-10 Ready for Take
Omega Tanker DC-10 (N974VV) Departing
Two for Take-Off
Speeding Down the Runway
Skimming the Roof
F/A-18E Hornet Outbound
More images are available at - www.dougie-coull-photography.com - better resolution and options to licence.