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by Vulcanone
Sat Oct 19, 2019 1:17 pm
Forum: Current Military Photography
Topic: FAMET
Replies: 7
Views: 1439

Re: FAMET

Excellent shots as always Phil
by Vulcanone
Fri Oct 18, 2019 1:40 pm
Forum: Warton Aerodrome
Topic: Oct 2019 Logs/Movements
Replies: 48
Views: 2785

Re: Oct 2019 Logs/Movements

Appears to have returned
by Vulcanone
Thu Oct 17, 2019 2:31 pm
Forum: RAF Marham
Topic: F-35 coding update
Replies: 9
Views: 794

Re: F-35 coding update

They might be the oldest production airframes flying but I doubt they are likely going to be retiring in a hurry
by Vulcanone
Tue Oct 15, 2019 4:08 pm
Forum: Northwest England
Topic: Blackpool October 2019
Replies: 4
Views: 330

Re: Blackpool October 2019

Noted about 4.30ish circling the North pier before heading south past the airport was

Tiger62 Merlin HM.2 Showing as ZH828
by Vulcanone
Tue Oct 15, 2019 4:05 pm
Forum: The Fighter Control Mess
Topic: Exclusive Interview: RAF Typhoon Aggressor Sqns incl New Scheme
Replies: 6
Views: 1742

Re: Exclusive Interview: RAF Typhoon Aggressor Sqns incl New Scheme

As they are primarily doing QRA as well as DACT.

They were never going to do anything like US aggressors, just think of it as like the days of both light and dark grey Lightnings
by Vulcanone
Mon Oct 14, 2019 7:38 pm
Forum: Heritage Area
Topic: XX741 Photoshoot at Bentwaters.
Replies: 6
Views: 689

Re: XX741 Photoshoot at Bentwaters.

Having seen the picture on several groups I agree with Alber Ratman
by Vulcanone
Mon Oct 14, 2019 7:28 pm
Forum: RAF Linton-on-Ouse
Topic: Final Graduation
Replies: 7
Views: 868

Re: Final Graduation

If the RAF had got what it wanted when the JP replacement competition was running it would have been the PC.9

Which as the winner of the US JPATS that's exactly what a T-6 was developed from.

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by Vulcanone
Mon Oct 14, 2019 6:05 pm
Forum: The Fighter Control Mess
Topic: Missing post
Replies: 15
Views: 1005

Re: Missing post

If the mods didn't merge it with a topic already started it would soon filled up with info being duplicated elsewhere. It has happened before despite folks being told this
by Vulcanone
Mon Oct 14, 2019 4:07 pm
Forum: Warbirds, Replicas and Nostalgic Photography
Topic: 79th leave UH
Replies: 19
Views: 1284

Re: 79th leave UH

Nice shots Kev,

spent a couple of hours lingering at a different fence today, watching another soon to be retired type....

:-(
by Vulcanone
Mon Oct 14, 2019 10:35 am
Forum: Warton Aerodrome
Topic: Oct 2019 Logs/Movements
Replies: 48
Views: 2785

Re: Oct 2019 Logs/Movements

24 for Qatar, and if the Saudi order ever gets the green light another batch for them. ( I have forgotten how many)
by Vulcanone
Fri Oct 11, 2019 3:21 pm
Forum: RAF Waddington
Topic: Interesting Waddington Notam 8.10.19
Replies: 16
Views: 1794

Re: Interesting Waddington Notam 8.10.19

Presumably it was the Typhoon display that he (actually) did at Coningsby yesterday
by Vulcanone
Thu Oct 03, 2019 10:37 am
Forum: Lincolnshire & Rutland
Topic: Exercises next 2020?
Replies: 1
Views: 288

Re: Exercises next 2020?

The first Cobra Warrior with German participation was in March 2016, as far as I can remember that's the only time they have done that. The Typhoon force does and Ex in July/August time but its based jets and other UK based types only
by Vulcanone
Wed Oct 02, 2019 5:36 pm
Forum: The Fighter Control Mess
Topic: Bell 360 Invictus FARA
Replies: 7
Views: 754

Re: Bell 360 Invictus FARA

Sure looks a bit AH-1 Huey Cobra(ish)
by Vulcanone
Tue Oct 01, 2019 1:44 pm
Forum: Warton Aerodrome
Topic: Sept 2019 Log/Movements
Replies: 40
Views: 2961

Re: Sept 2019 Log/Movements

Correct tm74sqn
by Vulcanone
Thu Sep 26, 2019 2:22 pm
Forum: Warton Aerodrome
Topic: Sept 2019 Log/Movements
Replies: 40
Views: 2961

Re: Sept 2019 Log/Movements

And someone has been out and about this afternoon. a Typhoon sighted over Blackpool
by Vulcanone
Thu Sep 26, 2019 11:55 am
Forum: The Fighter Control Mess
Topic: Ladders at Waddington
Replies: 28
Views: 2955

Re: Ladders at Waddington

If like me you are a tad vertically challenged...Then if you stand at the fence now (like I have on and off since the 70s) The hedge is still a tad high even when cut. Even standing at the edge of the A15 verge its still currently hedge with wheels shots. The only reason folks were (presumably) not ...
by Vulcanone
Wed Sep 25, 2019 11:06 am
Forum: Warton Aerodrome
Topic: Sept 2019 Log/Movements
Replies: 40
Views: 2961

Re: Sept 2019 Log/Movements

Equally lacking a sighting of anything round here... But Atlas ZM413 Ascot 464 went past Blackpool heading North East a short while ago
by Vulcanone
Tue Sep 24, 2019 4:02 pm
Forum: RAF Waddington
Topic: Italian Air Force?
Replies: 3
Views: 519

Re: Italian Air Force?

Well they certainly are not then.

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