Under the Heathrow approach path, Windsor Castle, Berkshire, UK

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David Wilson on May 9, 2009

imagine this is the main reason Queenie prefers Balmoral. Planes turning over the castle every 2 minutes when the wind is from the East does get a bit incessant. I think the pilots use the castle as a very obvious landmark to line up for their final approach.

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Photo taken in Windsor, Windsor, Windsor and Maidenhead SL4, UK

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  • Uploaded on May 9, 2009
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    by David Wilson
    • Camera: Canon PowerShot A95
    • Taken on 2005/07/10 13:49:32
    • Exposure: 0.002s (1/500)
    • Focal Length: 23.41mm
    • F/Stop: f/7.100
    • Exposure Bias: 0.00 EV
    • No flash