315. After the briefings we were issued with plastic ear plugs and taken out to the taxiway half way down the runway. There was then a scramble of a series of Phantoms at 30 second intervals. The runway was too narrow to allow formation take-offs.
Left to right:
Tom Megan; Karl-Heinz Krueger, Mayor of Wittmund;
Sir Patrick Hine
with camera; Dirk Wernick back to runway;
looking down at camera;
arms folded; Peter Hahn's colleague who also briefed us;
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