Remarks: Farnborough Airshow 2012. Flt Lt Phil Bird's Hawk wears special Royal Jubilee colours for the 2012 airshow season, promoting www.rafhawkdisplay.com, with a Valley Royal Air Force Station crest on the tail.
Remarks: Farnborough Airshow 2012. The RAF leaflet states the display will demonstrate 0-160mph in 3 seconds, very believable with this departure from runway 24, followed by a phenomenal and very energetic display.
Remarks: Farnborough Airshow 2012. Arriving runway 24 after a very impressive display. NOTE - there are two Black Eagles T-50's that carry the number 1 (the other is 10-0057), told apart only by the serial number in small print below the cockpit.