Identification Longshot/Talking Point 321

  Brumas 20:58 09 Jul 2010
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Good Evening All.
Something for the aviation buffs amongst you. I think I recognise the types of aircraft shown (it doesn’t identify them on the postcard) but I am pretty sure that this won’t pose a problem, however the location might prove to be a little harder to pin-point. An early clue, it is not in Great Britain.
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  Fruit Bat /\0/\ 21:04 09 Jul 2010

it is not in Great Britain.

and I thought that was the Jersey flag at the rear of the building :0(

  Brumas 21:16 09 Jul 2010

Jersey is not part of G.B. so you are correct, Well Done.States of Jersey Airport.

  Diemmess 21:19 09 Jul 2010

A small French airfield on the western Channel coast, perhaps Cherbourg?
The planes are so much easier to name!

  birdface 21:23 09 Jul 2010

It has to be Jersey or Scotland.
So I will go for the Orkney Isles.

  birdface 21:24 09 Jul 2010

Not in GB never noticed that.
Well done Fruit Bat /\0/\ that was a quickie.

  Woolwell 21:30 09 Jul 2010

1st aircraft is G-AJIB a DC3 Dakota probably Channel Airways click here

The second aircraft is a Dragon Rapide.

  Brumas 21:32 09 Jul 2010

Thanks for confirming what I thought.

  morddwyd 08:02 10 Jul 2010

The Rapide was the first aircraft I ever flew in, I Pontius was in charge up front!

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