Giving it a right bit of rudder as the nose lifts off the ground against a stiff crosswind.
Extra points are rewarded for naming the 2 photogs who sneaked into my shot.
Up, up and away!
Off to the sunny US - Florida beckons for these lucky holiday makers escaping the cold of the UK !
VS43 arriving in Vegas on 25L after the flight from London Gatwick.
English Rose barreling towards 1L here in Vegas. Theres nothing like a 747-400 rushing over your head at only 100 feet. We are lucky here at LAS as Virgin flies here six times a week!!!
It was my surprise to see landings on 1L here at LAS but then to catch English Rose coming in capped my afternoon of spotting!!
English Rose ending her LGW-LAS journey by touching down on runway 1L. You can see smoke just starting to come off her main gear as she settles down. Two hour turn and she will be headed back acro... (more)
Landing in fog before sunrise