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May 2018

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May 2018

Post by chrisward123 » Tue May 08, 2018 9:36 am

8/5/18 - Log done from Blackpool not actually at Warton
Runway 25 In Use
Parked Northside - G-TYPH (B462), G-MAJA (J41) & G-OWTN (E145)

07:58 - G-OWTN/BAE41 (E145/BAE Systems) Dep to FAB, RTB as BAE42 @09:15
08:13 - G-MAJA/EZE101 (J41/Eastern Airways) Dep to Marham
08:27 - G-BGCO (PA44/BAE Systems) Dep to CGY, RTB 10:37


OTT - 14:00 - G-NFLA/CFD05B (J31/Cranfield Institute of Technology) Sortie over Irish Sea, Deployed from Liverpool. Aircraft used as Teaching Laboratory

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Re: May 2018

Post by chrisward123 » Wed May 09, 2018 8:43 am

9/5/18 - Log done from Blackpool
Runway 25 In Use
Parked Northside - G-JMCM (B733SF), G-MAJA (J41) & G-OWTN (E145)

07:27 - G-BGRE/MBG01 (BE20/Killinchy Aerospace Holdings Ltd) Arr
08:00 - G-OWTN/BAE41 (E145/BAE Systems) Dep to FAB, RTB as BAE42 @09:51
08:21 - G-MAJA/EZE101 (J41/Eastern Airways) Dep to HUY
08:32 - G-BGCO (PA44/BAE Systems) Dep to GLO
09:42 - ZK024 (Hawk T.2/IV Sqn) ILS then Overshoot x2
13:48 - G-JMCM/BAE101 (B733SF/Western Atlantic) Dep
15:57 - G-BGRE/MBG01 (BE20/Killinchy Aerospace Holdings Ltd) Dep

747 Due in 16:30 - TF-AMU currently at Doncaster

OTT - 12:20 - G-NFLA/CFD05D (J31/Cranfield Institute of Technology) Sortie over Irish Sea, Deployed from Liverpool. Aircraft used as Teaching Laboratory

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Re: May 2018

Post by chrisward123 » Thu May 10, 2018 7:34 am

10/5/18 - Log done from Blackpool
Runway 25 In Use
Parked Northside - G-TYPH (B462), G-MAJA (J41) & G-OWTN (E145)

07:48 - G-OWTN/BAE41 (E145/BAE Systems) Dep to FAB
08:23 - G-MAJA/EZE101 (J41/Eastern Airways) Dep to Marham
10:05 - ZK303/T.5 (BT17/AX) Dep
11:30 - ZF338/LOP30 (Tucano T.1/72 Sqn) ILS then Overshoot
13:40 - ZK027 (Hawk T.2/IV Sqn) ILS then Overshoot x2

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Re: May 2018 Thurs 10/5 cont/d

Post by TombsRIP » Thu May 10, 2018 2:18 pm

WTN29 this time up in ZK303 (BT017) after turnround after WTN05 landed back 1126L after t&g 1124L.
Heard on climbout off 25 at 1504L; appears to be heading for Holbeach. Hand off to Swanwick at FL410 presume for transit to range.

Seen inbound over Lytham rooftops at 1641L for initials & break to land (1644L).

Cheers
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Re: May 2018

Post by TombsRIP » Thu May 10, 2018 2:53 pm

chrisward123 wrote: 07:27 - G-BGRE/MBG01 (BE20/Killinchy Aerospace Holdings Ltd) Arr
15:57 - G-BGRE/MBG01 (BE20/Killinchy Aerospace Holdings Ltd) Dep
Above is operated by Martin-Baker (carries their title on fin plus logo).
Departed as "Martin (0)1". A fairly frequent visitor. Also shuttles between its test airfield at Chalgrove to/from NI for its personnel to visit the company facilities at Langford Lodge where their high speed sled track is located.

Cheers

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Re: May 2018 Fri 11/5 ZK433/BS149 PFAT1

Post by TombsRIP » Fri May 11, 2018 3:33 pm

WTN29 up in ZK433/BS149 on first flt. T/O 1558L. Another late afternoon effort.

Did usual wheels up, low speed pass along rwy on recovery then extended downwind to land 1659L not streaming chute. No attack on airfield target or t&gs.
Hexcode from adsb is 43C7AA.

Only 6 more RAF aircraft left to fly now.

Cheers

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Re: May 2018

Post by chrisward123 » Mon May 14, 2018 8:51 am

14/5/18 - Log done from Blackpool
Runway 25 In Use
Parked Northside - G-MAJA (J41), G-TYPH (B462) & G-OWTN (E145)

09:37 - XX221/Pirate24 (Hawk T.1/100 Sqn) ILS then Overshoot
13:24 - ZK303/Rebel58 (BT017) Dep
13:27 - ZK356/T. 69 (BS117) Dep
14:43 - ZK017 (Hawk T.2/IV Sqn) ILS then Overshoot
15:07 - ZK303/Rebel58 (BT017) Arr including 1x T&G
15:22 - G-FLYY/T. 14 (Strikemaster MK80) Dep in the capable hands of John Hurrell
15:24 - ZK356/T. 69 (BS117) Arr overhead join then 2x fly throughs

Thanks to Martin for the info

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Re: May 2018

Post by chrisward123 » Tue May 15, 2018 12:10 pm

15/5/18

13:15 - ZK021 (Hawk T.2/IV Sqn) ILS then Overshoot
13:59 - G-FLYY/T.14 (Strikemaster MK80) Dep, RTB @14:50 - Looks like Multiple T+Gs/Overshoots.

Parked Northside was ZK431/BS147 (PFAT 3)+ ZK433/BS149 ( PFAT 2) - Didn't get airborne, better luck Wednesday

Surprise surprise BT17 + BS117 down for nightflying today dont know what time they will eventually get airborne.


Night Flying scheduled down for tonight (2x Typhoon)

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Re: May 2018

Post by chrisward123 » Wed May 16, 2018 12:56 pm

16/5/18
14:03 - ZK029 (Hawk T.2/IV Sqn) ILS then Overshoot x2
15:06 - G-FLYY (Strikemaster MK80) Dep
16:05 - ZK433/T. 29 (BS149) Dep

14:04 - OTT - 177703/CFC3646 (CC-177/RCAF) Heading North @28500ft
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Re: May 2018

Post by beeredup1974 » Wed May 16, 2018 3:30 pm

whats WTN29 up in at the moment? the Strikemaster?

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Re: May 2018

Post by chrisward123 » Wed May 16, 2018 3:41 pm

beeredup1974 wrote:
Wed May 16, 2018 3:30 pm
whats WTN29 up in at the moment? the Strikemaster?
WTN29 up in ZK433 on PFAT2 mate

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Re: May 2018

Post by beeredup1974 » Wed May 16, 2018 3:50 pm

ah right thanks its not showing up as a Typhoon on 360 radar so thought i'd ask. can i ask what was your pm about you deleted? sorry i missed it not had much chance to get on here lately

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Re: May 2018

Post by chrisward123 » Wed May 16, 2018 6:08 pm

beeredup1974 wrote:
Wed May 16, 2018 3:50 pm
ah right thanks its not showing up as a Typhoon on 360 radar so thought i'd ask. can i ask what was your pm about you deleted? sorry i missed it not had much chance to get on here lately
Not quite sure now mate, sorry - nothing important lol
Christian

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Re: May 2018

Post by chrisward123 » Thu May 17, 2018 11:34 am

17/5/18 - Runway 07 in use

12:23 - G-FLYY (Strikemaster MK80) Dep North towards the Lakes
12:46 - G-NPTA/NPT900T (737NG 86NBCF/Western Atlantic) Arr from EMA - 1st use of this a/c in Western Atlantic Livery after being delivered in Apr 18, 1st 737-800 converted freighter
13:04L - G-NPTA/NPT900T (737NG 86NBCF/Western Atlantic) Dep to Prestwick
https://www.jetphotos.com/photo/8927047
14:55L - Typhoon FGR4 ZK431/T. 69 (BS147) Dep, Arr @1600

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Re: May 2018

Post by chrisward123 » Fri May 18, 2018 10:52 am

18/5/18 Runway 25 in Use

11:45? - G-FLYY/T.14 (Strikemaster MK80) Dep, RTB around 12:15
11:55 - ZK024 (Hawk T.2/IV Sqn) ILS then Overshoot R.25 x2
13:20 - ZK433/T.29 (FGR4/BS149) Dep - PFAT3
14:18 - ZK433/T.29 (FGR4/BS149) RTB including Lovely 1300ft flyover Blackpool Airport over my work, Thanks T.29
Approx 16:00-18:00 - ZK356/T. 29 (FGR4/BS117) Dep

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Re: May 2018

Post by chrisward123 » Mon May 21, 2018 9:01 am

21/5/18 - Runway 07 in use

09:15 - ZF204/LOP55 (Tucano T.1/72R Sqn) SRA then Overshoot
15:30 - G-FLYY/T.14 (Strikemaster MK80) Dep



OTT - 11:45 - G-FFRA/TASMAN71 (F20E/Cobham) OTT at 3900ft heading SW

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Re: May 2018

Post by chrisward123 » Wed May 23, 2018 10:50 am

23/5/18

11:55 - ZH879/OMEN1 (C4) & ZH888/OMEN2 (C5) (Hercules C130J/RAF) ILS R.25 then staying very very Low on climbout to go low level Lakes
15:16 - ZK431/T.29 (FGR4/BS147) Dep R.07
16:25 - ZK431/T. 29 (BS 147) RTB including low approach R.25 gear up then repositioned R. 07 for T&G, then initials, another T&G then landed streaming brakechute

Thanks to Martin for the added info :thumb:

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Re: May 2018

Post by chrisward123 » Thu May 24, 2018 2:42 pm

24/5/18 Runway 07 in Use
Parked Northside - ZK431 (BS147) & G-FLYY (Strikemaster MK80)

AM Flight - G-FLYY/T.14 (Strikemaster MK80/Private) Operating from MTA
15:50L - G-JMCM/BAE102 (B733SF/Western Atlantic) Arrive

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Re: May 2018

Post by chrisward123 » Fri May 25, 2018 7:59 am

25/5/18 Runway 25 in Use AM, Runway 07 in Use PM
Parked Northside - G-MAJB, G-OWTN, G-JMCM & G-OWTN

07:40 - G-TYPH/BAE21P (B462/BAE Systems) Dep to Exeter
08:50L - ZK012 (Hawk T.2/IV Sqn) ILS then Overshoot
10:25 - Typhoon 81 (FGR4/RAF) PD the low level Lakes (Thanks Target for info) - Heard on climbout over Blackpool 10:27L
11:55 - G-MAJB/EZE101 (J41/Eastern Airways) Dep R.07, RTB 15:13L R.25 as EZE104
13:07 - XX303/Pirate24 (Hawk T.1/100 Sqn) Several T+Gs R.07 then back to RAF Leeming
14:35 - G-IIDD (Vans RV-8) Several T+Gs

OTT
09:55 - N898BW (B.25/Planes of Fame) Heading South at 9000ft to France
10:22 - Panter Formation (15-2023, 15-2024, 15-2025 & 15-2026) (4x Super Tucano/Lebanon Air Force) Heading South at 24000Ft
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Re: May 2018

Post by TARGET » Fri May 25, 2018 9:25 am

Hi Chris.Typhoon 81 on approach for 25 for PD. Then going low level.
Mike

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