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Airbus A380-800 (G-XLEB)

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British Airways Airbus A380 G-XLEB sunset departure at YVR for LHR with afterburners selected ;)

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Pablo Rogina
Yes, afterburners selected only for engines #1 and #2. Strange...
Mark Henley
Great shot Kent - perfect timing! Looks like the blast from #1 and 2 produced a once-in-a-lifetime diffraction of the sunset :)
kent matthiesenPhoto Uploader
https://flightaware.com/user/mohenley Thank you Mark. Correct on your science for the tongue in cheek description ;)
Edwin Sweeney
That's a fantastic shot. I see you used your special after burner lens filter.
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Date Aircraft Origin Destination Departure Arrival Duration
14-Dec-2019 A388OR Tambo Int'l ()London Heathrow () 08:20PM SAST 05:15AM GMT (+1) Scheduled
13-Dec-2019 A388London Heathrow ()OR Tambo Int'l () 08:13PM GMT 08:08AM SAST (+1) En Route
12-Dec-2019 A388OR Tambo Int'l ()London Heathrow () 10:28PM SAST 07:35AM GMT (+1) 11:07
11-Dec-2019 A388London Heathrow ()OR Tambo Int'l () 09:41PM GMT 10:03AM SAST (+1) 10:21
10-Dec-2019 A388OR Tambo Int'l ()London Heathrow () 10:15PM SAST 07:17AM GMT (+1) 11:01
09-Dec-2019 A388London Heathrow ()OR Tambo Int'l () 09:28PM GMT 09:40AM SAST (+1) 10:12
07-Dec-2019 A388OR Tambo Int'l ()London Heathrow () 08:28PM SAST 05:14AM GMT (+1) 10:45
06-Dec-2019 A388London Heathrow ()OR Tambo Int'l () 06:50PM GMT 07:29AM SAST (+1) 10:38
05-Dec-2019 A388OR Tambo Int'l ()London Heathrow () 10:33PM SAST 07:22AM GMT (+1) 10:49
04-Dec-2019 A388London Heathrow ()OR Tambo Int'l () 09:53PM GMT 10:36AM SAST (+1) 10:42
03-Dec-2019 A388Los Angeles Intl ()London Heathrow () 10:02PM PST 03:18PM GMT (+1) 9:15
03-Dec-2019 A388London Heathrow ()Los Angeles Intl () 04:35PM GMT 07:16PM PST 10:41
02-Dec-2019 A388OR Tambo Int'l ()London Heathrow () 10:29PM SAST 06:45AM GMT (+1) 10:15
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