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Apaches over Bucks

Seen a military aircraft recently but NOT at one of the bases or airfields listed below? Maybe it flew over the top of you today? Need to tie up the serial? Ask in here. Requests less than 6 months old only please.
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Stellaproblem
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Apaches over Bucks

Post by Stellaproblem » Wed Jul 18, 2018 5:43 pm

Just had 2 x Apache circling near Princes Risborough at low level for about 5 minutes. Very unusual activity.

Undertaker
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Re: Apaches over Bucks

Post by Undertaker » Wed Jul 18, 2018 5:45 pm

ZJ197 [hex 43C248] showing on my box as Hunter 2 at 1837L here in Aylesbury

Stellaproblem
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Re: Apaches over Bucks

Post by Stellaproblem » Wed Jul 18, 2018 5:48 pm

Thank you Undertaker.

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eagle driver
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Re: Apaches over Bucks

Post by eagle driver » Wed Jul 18, 2018 5:57 pm

18.56 Zj179 heading northeast away from your locale at 900 ft ,no call sign showing ,Currently passing Duxford

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Re: Apaches over Bucks

Post by Stellaproblem » Wed Jul 18, 2018 5:58 pm

Much appreciated Eagle Driver.

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Re: Apaches over Bucks

Post by Undertaker » Wed Jul 18, 2018 6:05 pm

Sorry transposed the number, my Hunter 2 was indeed ZJ179

Others in the area today were ZJ183 [43C24C] at 1348L and ZJ211 [43C268] at 1640L, no direction travel though

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Re: Apaches over Bucks

Post by eagle driver » Wed Jul 18, 2018 6:07 pm

Stellaproblem wrote:
Wed Jul 18, 2018 5:58 pm
Much appreciated Eagle Driver.
19.07. Zj179 Now approaching Wattisham showing as Hunter2 HEX 43C248

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