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by AeroResource
Wed Aug 08, 2018 11:09 am
Forum: AeroResource Articles
Topic: RNAS Yeovilton Air Day 2018
Replies: 0
Views: 1008

RNAS Yeovilton Air Day 2018

RNAS Yeovilton Air Day 2018 Over recent years, the line-up at RNAS Yeovilton Air Day has boasted many unique and rare items and 2018 was to be no different. With clear skies, high temperatures and a display both in the air and on the ground that many shows could only dream of, the question was coul...
by AeroResource
Wed Jul 18, 2018 9:05 am
Forum: AeroResource Articles
Topic: Dark Falcon Rising
Replies: 2
Views: 2188

Dark Falcon Rising

Dark Falcon Rising Continuing a long-standing tradition, the Belgian Air Force has again provided an F-16 solo fast jet display team to perform on the European airshow circuit for another season. Once every three years, an experienced F-16 pilot is selected to represent the Air Force both at home a...
by AeroResource
Mon Jun 11, 2018 6:47 pm
Forum: Fighter Control and Forum Technical Information
Topic: Understanding Icons
Replies: 0
Views: 943

Understanding Icons

With the new forum style rolled out combined with the new version of the forum software, the below tries to help describe the various icons related to forum posts and sections. General Points Topics in Red generally related to 'unread' content. In the context of posts it means that you haven't read ...
by AeroResource
Wed Jun 06, 2018 8:12 pm
Forum: AeroResource Articles
Topic: First RAF F-35B’s arrive at RAF Marham
Replies: 0
Views: 1985

First RAF F-35B’s arrive at RAF Marham

First RAF F-35B’s arrive at RAF Marham Wednesday June 6, 2018 marks a historic event in UK Aviation with the first batch of Royal Air Force F-35B Lightning IIs arriving at their home base of RAF Marham, Norfolk. Whilst public opinion may be divided on the long awaited delivery of the Lightning II, ...
by AeroResource
Sat Jun 02, 2018 2:37 pm
Forum: AeroResource Articles
Topic: NATO Tiger Meet 2018 Spotters Day
Replies: 0
Views: 1128

NATO Tiger Meet 2018 Spotters Day

NATO Tiger Meet 2018 Spotters Day For aviation enthusiasts, the annual Tiger Meet exercise is one of the most anticipated military gatherings held in Europe thanks to a wide array of participating aircraft and more often than not the special schemes that are applied to them for the event. For NATO ...
by AeroResource
Sat Jun 02, 2018 2:35 pm
Forum: AeroResource Articles
Topic: Navy Wings II with Threshold.aero
Replies: 0
Views: 905

Navy Wings II with Threshold.aero

Navy Wings II with Threshold.aero Following on from the highs of their Cosford Nightshoot just the week before, it was the turn of the Senior Service to take the Threshold.aero limelight. Dubbed Navy Wings II, Jamie Ewan made his way to RNAS Yeovilton, the home of Navy Wings, in March 2018 for a ni...
by AeroResource
Sat May 12, 2018 5:26 pm
Forum: Forum Rules
Topic: Advance Notice - Forum downtime 12th May @ 15:00 - COMPLETED
Replies: 3
Views: 12761

Re: Advance Notice - Forum downtime 12th May @ 15:00

The forum upgrade work has now been completed. If any issues are seen, please report them in this thread - viewtopic.php?f=131&p=992116#p992116
by AeroResource
Sat May 12, 2018 12:40 pm
Forum: Forum Rules
Topic: Advance Notice - Forum downtime 12th May @ 15:00 - COMPLETED
Replies: 3
Views: 12761

Re: Advance Notice - Forum downtime 12th May @ 15:00

UPDATE - This downtime will start around 15:00 on 12th May
by AeroResource
Sat May 12, 2018 7:21 am
Forum: Forum Rules
Topic: Advance Notice - Forum downtime 12th May @ 15:00 - COMPLETED
Replies: 3
Views: 12761

Re: Advance Notice - Forum downtime 12/13th May 2018

This work is still planned although exact times still unknown. Presently expected to be late afternoon/early evening Saturday
by AeroResource
Tue May 08, 2018 9:16 pm
Forum: Forum Rules
Topic: Advance Notice - Forum downtime 12th May @ 15:00 - COMPLETED
Replies: 3
Views: 12761

Advance Notice - Forum downtime 12th May @ 15:00 - COMPLETED

Following on from the recent server migration, the next step to ensure stability is a long-planned upgrade of the core forum software. In order to perform this, a period of around 2-3 hours downtime will be required. The current plan is that this will be carried out over the weekend of 12/13th May h...
by AeroResource
Thu Apr 26, 2018 10:18 pm
Forum: Fighter Control and Forum Technical Information
Topic: IMPORTANT - Forum Server Migration - Updated @ 23:10 26/04
Replies: 1
Views: 1058

Re: IMPORTANT - Forum Server Migration @ 8pm 26th April

UPDATE - @ 23:10 26th April The forum has been successfully migrated to the new server with as much testing as possible carried out. The DNS records have been updated to point at the new server however, as mentioned, this could take up to 24 hours to fully replicate around the internet so there may ...
by AeroResource
Thu Apr 26, 2018 4:50 pm
Forum: Fighter Control and Forum Technical Information
Topic: IMPORTANT - Forum Server Migration - Updated @ 23:10 26/04
Replies: 1
Views: 1058

IMPORTANT - Forum Server Migration - Updated @ 23:10 26/04

As many will be aware, recently both the Fighter Control and Civilian Aviation forums have suffered from unexpected outages which culminated in a 24 hour period of downtime over Tuesday/Wednesday of this week. Whilst these outages have been out of our direct control, this is not something that we wi...
by AeroResource
Mon Apr 16, 2018 7:03 pm
Forum: AeroResource Articles
Topic: RAF Cosford Nightshoot
Replies: 0
Views: 1350

RAF Cosford Nightshoot

RAF Cosford Nightshoot Having opened their 2018 season with a chance to capture one of the world’s rarest aeroplanes (the Reid and Sigrist R.S.4 Bobsleigh), it was the turn of one particular F-4 Phantom to receive the Threshold.aero treatment. Joining some 200-odd photographers as RAF Cosford opene...
by AeroResource
Mon Apr 09, 2018 7:59 pm
Forum: AeroResource Articles
Topic: Lightning Preservation Group Nightshoot
Replies: 0
Views: 1015

Lightning Preservation Group Nightshoot

Lightning Preservation Group Nightshoot February. Bruntingthorpe. Lightnings. Yes, it is that time of the year again at which the Lightning Preservation Group opens their 2018 season with a dedicated photoshoot of their world-renowned English Electric Lightnings. Jamie Ewan was there and took time ...
by AeroResource
Sun Mar 25, 2018 7:34 pm
Forum: AeroResource Articles
Topic: Spanhoe Photocall
Replies: 0
Views: 1224

Spanhoe Photocall

Spanhoe Photocall Found in rural Northamptonshire, Spanhoe Airfield was once called home by both the Royal Air Force and the United States Army Air Force. Now, some 70 years after the airfield was returned to the farmers it was requisitioned from, its remnants house a near-unknown type, the Reid an...
by AeroResource
Sun Mar 25, 2018 7:30 pm
Forum: AeroResource Articles
Topic: Baltic Bees Jet Team
Replies: 0
Views: 993

Baltic Bees Jet Team

Baltic Bees Jet Team Lying in the west of the Baltic State Latvia, the newly refurbished Jurmala Airport resides near the small historical town of Tukums. Since their inception in 2008, the Baltic Bees Jet Team have based themselves and their six immaculate and brightly coloured yellow and blue Aer...
by AeroResource
Thu Feb 08, 2018 8:07 pm
Forum: AeroResource Articles
Topic: Jurmala Airport Air Zoo
Replies: 0
Views: 1735

Jurmala Airport Air Zoo

Jurmala Airport Air Zoo Just 40 miles west of the Latvian capital Riga in the small sleepy town of Tukums sits Jurmala Airport. Once a Soviet air base, the site is now home to an interesting yet largely unknown museum concept known as the Jurmala Airport Air Zoo. Conceived initially by KSAvia, Dunc...
by AeroResource
Thu Feb 08, 2018 8:05 pm
Forum: AeroResource Articles
Topic: Lightning Preservation Group – ORP Scramble
Replies: 0
Views: 1015

Lightning Preservation Group – ORP Scramble

Lightning Preservation Group – ORP Scramble With the 2017 ‘offseason’ in full swing, November 4th saw the turn of the Lightning Preservation Group and their English Electric icons to provide an aviation solace with their annual Twilight run. Billed this year as an ‘ORP Scramble’, Jamie Ewan made hi...
by AeroResource
Tue Jan 23, 2018 7:45 pm
Forum: AeroResource Articles
Topic: Fleet Logistics Support Squadron 40 (VRC-40) ‘Rawhides’
Replies: 0
Views: 1295

Fleet Logistics Support Squadron 40 (VRC-40) ‘Rawhides’

Fleet Logistics Support Squadron 40 (VRC-40) ‘Rawhides’ “Here we go, here we go, here we go!” – No, not the chant from fans at a football match, but the cries emanating from the two loadmasters of VRC-40 ‘Rawhides’ sat at the rear of our C-2A Greyhound, as they warn us we are just seconds from ‘tra...
by AeroResource
Tue Jan 23, 2018 7:44 pm
Forum: AeroResource Articles
Topic: Joint Base Andrews Air Show 2017
Replies: 0
Views: 1006

Joint Base Andrews Air Show 2017

Joint Base Andrews Air Show 2017 Situated just across the Potomac River from Washington DC, Joint Base Andrews is home to a number of units that include the Presidential Airlift Group. Over the weekend of September 16-17 though, the base opened its doors to the public for the Joint Base Andrews Air...

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