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by STEVIEJAWS
Wed Nov 14, 2018 4:10 pm
Forum: Current Military Photography
Topic: Nellis Air Force Base, 8 Nov 2018
Replies: 18
Views: 1509

Re: Nellis Air Force Base, 8 Nov 2018

Very nice shots Moose ! love that first Thunderbolt :-) what's that on the weapons pylon of pic 2956, on the left wing, the cylinder w/ the two little arms? AN/ALQ-167 https://fas.org/man/dod-101/sys/ac/equip/an-alq-167.htm http://www.rodaleelectronics.com/products/an-alq-167/ew-training-pods/
by STEVIEJAWS
Wed Nov 07, 2018 3:40 pm
Forum: Old Serial tie up area
Topic: U Heyford 20/6/1987
Replies: 3
Views: 333

Re: U Heyford 20/6/1987

Seen on this day 59-2569 B-52G 56-3658 Kc-135 69-7234/SP F-4G And now the request 2 x SJ F-4E . All replies gratefully recieved. Eagle Driver , None noted in BARG for that date and only note I saw of SJ F-4E's in UK in June was at Alcolnbury at the beginning of June when several visited over several...
by STEVIEJAWS
Fri Nov 02, 2018 8:19 pm
Forum: The Fighter Control Mess
Topic: Tucano ; the end is nigh !
Replies: 28
Views: 2186

Re: Tucano ; the end is nigh !

From : https://forums.flyer.co.uk/viewtopic.php?t=109038 Re: Shorts Tucano for sale#1626065 By Dominie - Sat Jul 21, 2018 3:46 pm Like 1 Lockhaven wrote: There was one that I know of but it never was completed do to airframe damage at the factory, the owner eventually sent it to the USA for completi...
by STEVIEJAWS
Thu Oct 25, 2018 10:38 pm
Forum: Airshow & Event Photography
Topic: Shuttleworth Heritage Airshow
Replies: 2
Views: 290

Re: Shuttleworth Heritage Airshow

Very nice Dan . Love seeing shot's from OW .
by STEVIEJAWS
Thu Oct 25, 2018 10:36 pm
Forum: Current Military Photography
Topic: Lossiemouth as per request
Replies: 15
Views: 1866

Re: Lossiemouth as per request

Very nice shots .

It's a guy with a mustache and it says under his window that he's a " TART " , so technically everyones correct !
by STEVIEJAWS
Sun Oct 21, 2018 3:11 pm
Forum: The Fighter Control Mess
Topic: US Navy MH-60S question?
Replies: 7
Views: 645

Re: US Navy MH-60S question?

From Wiki : Variants include: Sikorsky UH-60 Black Hawk, a medium-lift utility helicopter introduced in 1979. Sikorsky SH-60 Seahawk, a multi-mission maritime helicopter used by the United States Navy. Sikorsky SH-60F Oceanhawk, a variant for antisubmarine warfare. Sikorsky MH-60S Knighthawk, a vari...
by STEVIEJAWS
Fri Oct 19, 2018 2:39 pm
Forum: The Fighter Control Mess
Topic: US Navy MH-60 crashes on deck of USS Ronald Reagan
Replies: 1
Views: 699

US Navy MH-60 crashes on deck of USS Ronald Reagan

Just heard about this : https://www.stripes.com/news/pacific/12-injured-when-navy-helicopter-crashes-aboard-uss-ronald-reagan-1.552480 https://www.usatoday.com/story/news/world/2018/10/19/uss-ronald-reagan-helicopter-crash/1693577002/ https://www.nbcnews.com/news/world/u-s-navy-helicopter-crashes-us...
by STEVIEJAWS
Tue Oct 16, 2018 6:06 pm
Forum: Warbirds, Replicas and Nostalgic Photography
Topic: Lancaster Fox Field, CA
Replies: 4
Views: 722

Re: Lancaster Fox Field, CA

Nice but sad photos , didn't know the Museum had closed , but not entirely unexpected though , I visited a few years back now and had a look around and it was looking grim then . Anyone know what happened to the other residents ? How the heck did a 'Whistling Wheelbarrow (a.k.a., the Flying Tit) get...
by STEVIEJAWS
Tue Oct 16, 2018 4:20 pm
Forum: Current Military Photography
Topic: S. Korea KF-16s - Seosan AB
Replies: 18
Views: 1454

Re: S. Korea KF-16s - Seosan AB

herc4evr wrote:
Tue Oct 16, 2018 1:46 pm
Thanks for all the comments as always! Much appreciated :D

What would you guys like to see next? F-4 or F-15K?
Yes !
by STEVIEJAWS
Wed Oct 10, 2018 9:00 pm
Forum: California
Topic: Log North Island NADEP area Monday 24-9-2018
Replies: 3
Views: 342

Re: Log North Island NADEP area Monday 24-9-2018

Midway Museum Store Aera ______ Vought-Chance F7 Cutlass have e-mailed museum for id This is probably 128451 the very first F7U-3 as I believe that 129565 is still undergoing restoration in Texas prior to returning to SD for display on the USS Midway . http://thanlont.blogspot.com/2013/10/f7u-3-cutl...
by STEVIEJAWS
Fri Oct 05, 2018 10:43 pm
Forum: Old Serial tie up area
Topic: Req Mildenhall log 23-02-82
Replies: 2
Views: 269

Re: Req Mildenhall log 23-02-82

From BARG MILDENHALL 23/2/82 76-22549 C-12A HQ USEUCOM 78-23128 C-12C HQ USAREUR 57-1455 had arrived on 20.2.82 59-1443 KC-135 arrived on 22.2.82 along with 59-1498 both 92nd BW doesn't say when it departed On 21.2.82 a P-3 and a C-118B arrived but nothing to say when they departed , no notes of tho...
by STEVIEJAWS
Wed Oct 03, 2018 11:34 pm
Forum: Airshow & Event Photography
Topic: My day at TSIA
Replies: 11
Views: 1741

Re: My day at TSIA

Nice shot's , like the Cessna on 1 float .

Unknown74 wrote:
Wed Oct 03, 2018 7:40 pm
You don't happen to have the registrations/ serials of The Spartan, The Tutor which participated in the Saturday Flying Display and The 9 Red Arrows Hawks which flew Saturdays Display?

NC17634 Spartan s/n 17
by STEVIEJAWS
Wed Sep 19, 2018 2:39 pm
Forum: Current Military Photography
Topic: Exercise Baana 18 @ Highway Strip
Replies: 13
Views: 1635

Re: Exercise Baana 18 @ Highway Strip

Fantastic set of photo's , nice to see something different .
by STEVIEJAWS
Thu Sep 13, 2018 10:53 pm
Forum: Old Serial tie up area
Topic: RAF COTTESMORE 1969-1976
Replies: 11
Views: 1074

Re: RAF COTTESMORE 1969-1976

Here's what I've dug up on the other requests . All were operated by 98 Sq or 231 OCU between those dates , not sure on exact dates though and not complete . CANBERRA Canberra T4 WD944 98 Sq Canberra B.2 WH911 98 Sq Canberra E.15 WH948 98 Sq Canberra E.15 WH957 98 Sq Canberra E.15 WH964 98 Sq Canber...
by STEVIEJAWS
Thu Sep 13, 2018 2:17 pm
Forum: Warbirds, Replicas and Nostalgic Photography
Topic: Duxford September Bimbles~ *UPDATE 7~29Sep18*
Replies: 35
Views: 3170

Re: Duxford September Bimbles~ *UPDATE 1~12Sep18*

Nice Brian , great to see these aircraft so expertly maintained and flown .
by STEVIEJAWS
Thu Sep 13, 2018 2:10 pm
Forum: Current Military Photography
Topic: Phoenix Mesa Gateway 08/09/2018
Replies: 20
Views: 2252

Re: Phoenix Mesa Gateway 08/09/2018

Very nice light and nice catches .

raameagle wrote:
Wed Sep 12, 2018 8:56 pm
A really good place to visit at weekends!
What’s the serial at the base of the tail on the 469FTS special please?
Regards
Mark
Mark , it used to be 66-4321 , not sure if it's changed .
by STEVIEJAWS
Wed Sep 12, 2018 9:56 pm
Forum: Old Serial tie up area
Topic: RAF COTTESMORE 1969-1976
Replies: 11
Views: 1074

Re: RAF COTTESMORE 1969-1976

Been trawling through the very comprehensive " Roundel " Magazines ( By BARG ) and came up with the following ( If you want the Individual Histories , let me know and I'll copy and paste them into an E-mail to you ) ARGOSY XN814 01/02/68 - 02/04/76 ( Re-Designated E.1 31/03/71 ) XN815 12/10/70 - 20/...
by STEVIEJAWS
Sun Sep 02, 2018 4:48 pm
Forum: Warbirds, Replicas and Nostalgic Photography
Topic: Chino 11-2017
Replies: 11
Views: 985

Re: Chino 11-2017

Photo no.3, the RF84F Thunderflash is VERY unusual. Anybody apart from me know why???? If nobody comes up with it, I will tell you in 48 hours. It has nothing to do with the numbers or paintwork :) Look closely and you will see why. Only thing I can think of is it was a FICON Aircraft ? Mustang5861...
by STEVIEJAWS
Fri Aug 31, 2018 2:03 pm
Forum: Sigonella NAS
Topic: REQ: Spotting tips Sigonella
Replies: 6
Views: 726

Re: REQ: Spotting tips Sigonella

Yes it is (commemorating the 40th anniversary). Further examination of my hastily taken snaps has revealed that the other one was also wearing a special scheme (commemorating the 45th anniversary). This one , MM40118/41-03 ? https://theaviationist.com/2017/09/21/the-italian-air-force-bids-farewell-...
by STEVIEJAWS
Tue Aug 28, 2018 2:14 pm
Forum: Sigonella NAS
Topic: REQ: Spotting tips Sigonella
Replies: 6
Views: 726

Re: REQ: Spotting tips Sigonella

I believe the Tiger Tail Atlantic is MM40115 / 41-77 , I'm sure someone can confirm .

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