French Jag

It seems I have another Jaguar for you. It’s a purely staged photo made by a French Armée de l’air attack squadron personnel during a maneuvers in 1980, Base aérienne 106 in Bordeaux-Mérignac. The jokers from Escadron de chasse 4/11 Jura took the Fiat 500 of … Continue reading French Jag

A dead bird

Prior to 2009 there were two airworthy Electric Lightning in the world. Both belongs to a South African private aerospace company Thunder City Holdings which had collected former military jets and provided a recreational flights and performed an air shows. This T.5 Lightning – two-seat … Continue reading A dead bird

Pit box

Classic & Sports Car magazine’s event of 50th Jaguar E-Type Anniversary by James Lipman. The hangar of a Bruntingthorpe Aerodrome. Note the No. 11 Squadron low visibility roundel for camouflaged aircrafts (differs from the Type B by larger and brighter red circle). There’s also a … Continue reading Pit box

Flat races

Here’s an action shot from a Classic & Sports Car magazine’s event of 50th Jaguar E-Type Anniversary by James Lipman. The racing between Jaguar and Electric Lightning. It’s the same XS904 from Bruntingthorpe.