Landing Airplanes

Challenge #10 in the Other Photos series. Hosted by xpda.
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Photo should be of a plane landing. Any powered airplane or unpowered sailplane, from an ultralight to an Antanov AN-225 to the Space Shuttle will be fine. Hang gliders, powered parachutes, and anything without wings are not fine. The plane should be landing, not just on approach, that is, the plane should be over or just on the runway or landing area.
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Water landing
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You did say "bonus points for off airport landings." This small 2 seat seaplane - a Progressive Aeordyne SeaRey - was flying into Rathmines on Lake Macquarie. The annual Rathmines festival is held to commerate the Royal Australian Air Force PBY Catalina base that operated from here during World War II.
Submitted: Saturday, 11th February, 2012 09:42 (GMT)
Taken: Saturday, 24th October, 2009
Focal length: 280 mm
Shutter speed: 1/640 sec
Aperture: F7.1
ISO: 100
Notes: Canon 70-200 plus 1.4x teleconverter
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