Remarks: Farther's Day surprise at Tampa. VIR 24 races down 18R for the short hop to KMCO. This was probably a diversion as the central Florida region had heavy thunderstorm activity that day. Even the light today was not for great photos.
Remarks: Taken from the grandstand at Biggin Hill 2009. Ths 747-400 flew with the Red Arrows to celebrate the 25th year of Virgin Atlantic. An this was also the opening day for Virgins brand new paint scheme.