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Cosford 2015

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Re: Cosford 2015

Postby SCARECROW » Fri Jun 12, 2015 8:50 am

Its due into Shawbury
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Re: Cosford 2015

Postby GhostWalker » Fri Jun 12, 2015 11:41 am

Folks it looks like the Vulcan may not be flyng they have tech issues with engine 2. Currently it's grounded it failed the lunchtime engine grond test. Sorry this just came through colleagues int he mess.
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Re: Cosford 2015

Postby thelad » Fri Jun 12, 2015 2:07 pm

Twitter: XH558 ‏@XH558 4h4 hours ago

Andrew Edmondson just completing the 'Permit to Fly' application with the CAA which has now been accepted & issued.

that mean they have sorted the issue?
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Re: Cosford 2015

Postby GhostWalker » Fri Jun 12, 2015 3:43 pm

No thats just permission to fly if they do....
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Re: Cosford 2015

Postby alan8859 » Fri Jun 12, 2015 5:42 pm

Vulcan has not done any ground runs today
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Re: Cosford 2015

Postby maz » Fri Jun 12, 2015 9:32 pm

Planes tv cosford live
https://youtu.be/62IW-2WfAEY

may be of interest
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Re: Cosford 2015

Postby RAFfan99 » Sat Jun 13, 2015 7:39 am

Confirmation

Netherlands AF NH90 Helicopter (Static)
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Re: Cosford 2015

Postby Stroudy » Sat Jun 13, 2015 7:43 am

When the Vulcan did its final fast and low flypast at Throckmorton last weekend it pulled up on full power and there was a definite deep thump from one of its engines as it was climbing. I was under it and it didnt sound right. Wonder if this is related to the poss engine tech issue?
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Re: Cosford 2015

Postby hazer96 » Sat Jun 13, 2015 8:03 am

GhostWalker wrote:Shawbury moves will be released tomorrow morning. Reds will go as planned bar tech issues.


Anything been released on times ect for this yet?
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Re: Cosford 2015

Postby seven » Sat Jun 13, 2015 8:03 am

The Vulcan does not have an engine tech issue at this time.

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Re: Cosford 2015

Postby twinstar » Sat Jun 13, 2015 9:04 am

Has the Dutch NH-90 actually arrived?
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Re: Cosford 2015

Postby SCARECROW » Sat Jun 13, 2015 10:03 am

NH90 due later today
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Re: Cosford 2015

Postby luke28 » Sat Jun 13, 2015 10:34 am

Any idea what time? Would'nt mind seeing that if the weather plays ball....
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Re: Cosford 2015

Postby Richard B » Sat Jun 13, 2015 10:45 am

Been constant heavy rain since yesterday teatime and still lashing it down.
can see this being a washout for Cosford.
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Re: Cosford 2015

Postby Stroudy » Sat Jun 13, 2015 11:05 am

Dont panic. The forecast for tomorrow is 16-17oC and dry with light cloud until mid-evening and then thicker cloud arriving later.
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Re: Cosford 2015

Postby SCARECROW » Sat Jun 13, 2015 11:54 am

Ref the NH90 sorry no idea but seen a Chinook ZA713 on PP heading that way.
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Re: Cosford 2015

Postby Stroudy » Sat Jun 13, 2015 12:22 pm

NH90 went over worcester north bound about 12:45pm.
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Re: Cosford 2015

Postby NotPennysBoat » Sat Jun 13, 2015 12:31 pm

I live 2hrs 45 mins away.. Plan to leave at 5am, get there 7:45.. Or should I go earlier???
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Re: Cosford 2015

Postby RAFfan99 » Sat Jun 13, 2015 12:51 pm

im getting there bang on 0830

also people travelling by car
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Re: Cosford 2015

Postby twinstar » Sat Jun 13, 2015 1:53 pm

NH90 confirmed on ground as 324
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