Heavy rain showers made an impressive take off passing Terminal 4 on the right and below.
approach RAF Waddington north of the rwy.
late afternoon departure
Rwy piano keys reflecting the underside with rwy designation visible. Corfu old fort ramparts between the floodlights on the right
short finals 07R - The hazy/smog clearly shows up against the setting sun at dusk.
over the 07R threshold in the late afternoon
Base leg 23R 4,500ft
finals 07L in hazy afternoon sun
late afternoon arrival 07L - smog blanking the background
short finals over the water 07L - HK weather can change so quickly with smog adding to the mix
'LR' will retire Jan 2014 after some 103,000 hrs flying - entering service 15.01.1991. Nice to see it in late afternoon autumn sunshine at LHR.