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Old log queries

Got a hole in an old log? Empty lines in your notebook? Request that missing serial here, hopefully someone can help. Requests over 6 months old only please.
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Old log queries

Post by woody142 » Thu Oct 12, 2017 3:48 pm

Cleaning out the loft at the weekend, came across some old logs with tie ups required.
All Lyneham.
C-20 i/b Lyneham 12/7/2000 at 16:05.
C-9 i/b 14/11/2000 at 11:45.
C-130 white c/scheme i/b 14:30
2xC-130Jordanian/UAE? 30/7/01
White c/scheme IL-76 dep 13:00 19/11/01
C-130 Turkish stars c/scheme 01/10/02.
Sorry for the lack of info, these were seen at work on approach from Wootton Bassett, hence no binoculars or scanner to hand!
Any help much appreciated.

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Re: Old log queries

Post by ZappaFan » Mon Dec 04, 2017 4:02 pm

With due credit to "MAR":

30.7.01 the two Hercs were Jordanian a/c - 344 and 347 RJAF/3 Sqdn.
1.10.02 the Turkish Stars C-130E was 01947, present 29.9 to 1.10.02.

There are no reports of the other a/c you logged. I would think the Il-76 on 19.11.01 was probably a civilian (and probably not likely to appear in MAR), while a likely candidate for the white Herc on 14.11.00 might be W.2 XV208 which was noted the previous month (I think it was a frequent visitor but the base didn't have the spotter coverage at that time).

Cheers, ZF.

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Re: Old log queries

Post by woody142 » Sun Feb 11, 2018 12:18 pm

Many thanks

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