They’d positioned themselves to get the best possible view, but they probably didn’t expect to end up quite so involved with the action.
A group of plane spotters watching an RAF display found themselves ducking and running for cover when a Typhoon fighter jet skimmed just a few feet above them as it came in to land.
Some who had climbed on ladders to see over the fence to the showground cowered down as the multi-million jet brushed the barrier yards away.
Others sprinted for their lives and dropped to the floor in terror.
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Close shave: This is the moment a Typhoon fighter jet flies in so close it forces onlookers to duck