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Waddington Airshow 2014

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Re: Waddington Airshow 2014

Post by cottesmore09 » Tue Jul 01, 2014 1:55 pm

Ledhead27 wrote:
cottesmore09 wrote:The Waddington weather forecast is basically everything the British summer can throw at it.....

Wednesday, very warm and Fair day
Thursday, Clear skies and hot day
Friday, cloudy and high winds
Saturday, RAIN,RAIN and more RAIN
Sunday, clearing, slightly cool and showery

so if your going to arrivals Wednesday (WAVE) and Thursday (P&V) take some sun cream and a hat, Friday your Windbreak, Saturday your water proof and brollies and finally Sunday duck and cover when needed ;)
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The forecast certainly doesn't predict rain, rain and more rain. Probably rain in the morning but looms to clear throughout the day
I did write this after viewing the forecast last night and Saturday was just rain. Seems within 12hrs the classic BBC weather forecast has changed to the rain hitting Friday night into Sat morning... :thumb: Still not the best weather to start.
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Re: Waddington Airshow 2014

Post by stealth117 » Tue Jul 01, 2014 5:36 pm

Does anyone know any rough timings for arrivals tomorrow? Or even if anyone knows whether they will be in the morning or afternoon?

Any info is much appreciated as it will help me decide how early to go into work so I can get to waddo in time for the arrivals :thumb:
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Re: Waddington Airshow 2014

Post by benji1867 » Wed Jul 02, 2014 9:14 am

All quiet at present, Sentinel, Sentry and Shadow trainer are up and about.

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Re: Waddington Airshow 2014

Post by LincsVRS » Wed Jul 02, 2014 10:18 am

Very unlikely and it will not be until 0800 tomorrow at the very earliest and the plan is so changeable it is often hours out - Sorry I could not provide better news. @WaddAirshowInfo on twitter will tweet a plan for tomorrow (if available) around 0830
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Re: Waddington Airshow 2014

Post by MRTT » Sat Jul 05, 2014 10:16 am

DISPLAY UPDATE: Mid Air Squadron Canberra Currently Displaying.

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Re: Waddington Airshow 2014

Post by zero_gravity » Sat Jul 05, 2014 1:46 pm

Registration .NO-REG
Latitude 53° 5.118N
Longitude 0° 9.282W
Alt 938' (+0 fpm)
Flight no b9f95415
Squawk 0000
Recd. at 140705 133632 ~~
Heading 77°
Speed 125kts
ICAO id GG2607

Looks like this was displaying around 1430 local , its a FLARM target.

Was it part of the BBMF ?

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Re: Waddington Airshow 2014

Post by EGVP » Sat Jul 05, 2014 2:00 pm

Royal Jordanian Falcons were on at that time.

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Re: Waddington Airshow 2014

Post by MRTT » Sat Jul 05, 2014 3:38 pm

A Red Arrows aircraft has suffered a birdstrike.

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Re: Waddington Airshow 2014

Post by aitch9 » Sat Jul 05, 2014 4:05 pm

Heard it over the air that a red suffered a birdstrike , landed safely

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