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Did anyone see the low flying plane around 4.30pm? I think it was a Lancaster, or maybe a Halifax bomber.

 

I saw it from the flyover in Beighton, heading towards Handsworth roughly on course with the river. I never appreciated just how quiet yet majestic these aircraft were, and how low they could actually travel safely.

 

The guy I spoke to was certain it was going to crash into the marshes at Beighton, but obviously hasn't.

 

Was there an airshow today?

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iv seen the lancaster many times, its usually a part of the battle of britian fly over, with a spitfire and a hurricane, its a lovely big old plane and i think there is only 1 still flying, a few others are in museums, very majestic and poignant when it flies over............i love an air show

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