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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
05-Dec-2019 A388OR Tambo Int'l ()London Heathrow () 10:33PM SAST 07:14AM GMT (+1) En Route
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
01-Dec-2019 A388London Heathrow ()OR Tambo Int'l () 09:31PM GMT 10:21AM SAST (+1) 10:49
30-Nov-2019 A388Los Angeles Intl ()London Heathrow () 09:45PM PST 03:40PM GMT (+1) 9:54
30-Nov-2019 A388London Heathrow ()Los Angeles Intl () 04:11PM GMT 06:41PM PST 10:29
29-Nov-2019 A388Washington Dulles Intl ()London Heathrow () 06:57PM EST 06:41AM GMT (+1) 6:43
29-Nov-2019 A388London Heathrow ()Washington Dulles Intl () 12:14PM GMT 02:47PM EST 7:32
28-Nov-2019 A388OR Tambo Int'l ()London Heathrow () 10:24PM SAST 07:06AM GMT (+1) 10:41
27-Nov-2019 A388London Heathrow ()OR Tambo Int'l () 09:38PM GMT 10:10AM SAST (+1) 10:31
25-Nov-2019 A388Washington Dulles Intl ()London Heathrow () 06:45PM EST 06:20AM GMT (+1) 6:35
25-Nov-2019 A388London Heathrow ()Washington Dulles Intl () 12:43PM GMT 03:04PM EST 7:20
24-Nov-2019 A388Singapore Changi ()London Heathrow () 11:48PM +08 05:00AM GMT (+1) 13:12
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