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Drat flight 1987

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Seahawk 11
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Drat flight 1987

Post by Seahawk 11 » Mon Apr 16, 2018 1:21 pm

I know this is a very long shot, can anyone help me please with serial numbers of the following flight,
seen overhead Newquay ( Cornwall ) at about 1300hrs westbound were a flight of four A-10s as Drat 21 22 23 24 all in close formation, I believe they were MB coded from 355TFS 354TFW, the date of this was 13-5-87, any help would be great,
Thanks,
Rob

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Re: Drat flight 1987

Post by plmc135 » Mon Apr 16, 2018 1:50 pm

Think you will find the flight was TRAP 21 - 24. Details of the deployment to Bentwaters can be found at the following:-

http://www.sharpshooter-maj.com/html/deploy87.htm

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Re: Drat flight 1987

Post by Seahawk 11 » Mon Apr 16, 2018 2:03 pm

Thanks for the quick reply, yes that has to be the deployment,
cheers,
Rob

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