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Old May 29, 2007, 2:53 PM   #1
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Some pictures of the Airbus Beluga transport plane, down at the Airbus UK site, have been trying to catch it at the airport for a few months now, struck lucky last Friday, wierd looking thing:
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Old May 29, 2007, 4:35 PM   #2
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Indeed very strange looking. I have never seen anything like it!
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Old May 29, 2007, 5:15 PM   #3
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Flying sausage..lol.. Nice captures of this 'non-bio' bird; #6 and 7 are my favorites. Only chance i had to catch it i missed it

Quite happy with this one though (FZ20)
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Old May 29, 2007, 6:18 PM   #4
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That is one strange looking plane....and very appropriately named......thanks
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Old May 29, 2007, 7:45 PM   #5
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How the heck does that thing fly:-) amazing!!
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Old May 29, 2007, 9:46 PM   #6
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It looks cute! Thanks for postingphotos of such a interesting and different subject.
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Old May 29, 2007, 9:46 PM   #7
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It looks cute! Thanks for postingphotos of such a interesting and different subject.
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Old May 30, 2007, 12:25 AM   #8
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One of the stranger planes I have seen. Does look like it can hold a lot of whatever.
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Old May 30, 2007, 1:28 AM   #9
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Wonder if they really stack stuff right up over the pilot's head like it appears? Strange looking plane, with almost no markings. Still in beta testing?
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Definitely an unusual looking plane. Very nicely taken shots

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