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by the beast
Mon Oct 22, 2012 3:33 pm
Forum: The Fighter Control Mess
Topic: Helicopter Ditches North Sea
Replies: 6
Views: 1105

Re: Helicopter Ditches North Sea

"All 19 passengers have been safely accounted for after helicopter carrying rig workers ditched between Orkney and Shetland in north Scotland"

Reported from Sky News at 1631L...

Sounds like a fantastic response!
by the beast
Mon Oct 22, 2012 3:20 pm
Forum: The Fighter Control Mess
Topic: Helicopter Ditches North Sea
Replies: 6
Views: 1105

Re: Helicopter Ditches North Sea

Sky News reporting "Emergency services are trying to rescue 19 people from the sea."

Fingers crossed
by the beast
Mon Oct 22, 2012 3:11 pm
Forum: The Fighter Control Mess
Topic: Helicopter Ditches North Sea
Replies: 6
Views: 1105

Helicopter Ditches North Sea

http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-scotland-north-east-orkney-shetland-20033833#TWEET296009" onclick="window.open(this.href);return false; 16:00L > "Lifeboats have been launched after reports a helicopter has ditched in the North Sea. It is believed the incident is between Orkney and Shetland." Anyone abl...
by the beast
Fri Oct 05, 2012 5:20 pm
Forum: The Fighter Control Mess
Topic: Turkey responds to Syrian mortar attack
Replies: 18
Views: 2030

Re: Turkey responds to Syrian mortar attack

BBC Breaking News - Turkey has returned fire after renewed shelling across border from Syria - media reports

... *Gulp*
by the beast
Sun Sep 30, 2012 6:44 pm
Forum: For Sale and Wanted
Topic: DX394
Replies: 0
Views: 314

DX394

Barely used DX394 HF reciever for sale on Ebay, mint condition complete with Manual and Adapters! http://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/RadioShack-DX394-General-Coverage-Comunications-Receiver-/251157497807?pt=UK_ConsumerElectronics_SpecialistRadioEquipment_SM&hash=item3a7a2747cf" onclick="window.open(this.href...
by the beast
Sat Aug 18, 2012 4:05 pm
Forum: RAF Northolt
Topic: 8 Flight Dauphins
Replies: 2
Views: 1737

Re: 8 Flight Dauphins

viewtopic.php?f=8&t=64556" onclick="window.open(this.href);return false;

:)
by the beast
Tue Aug 07, 2012 1:48 pm
Forum: The Fighter Control Mess
Topic: RAF Typhoon Scrambles 2nd Intercept in Olympics
Replies: 12
Views: 1814

Re: RAF Typhoon Scrambles 2nd Intercept in Olympics

RichC wrote:Exactly my point.... move them back up to Coningsby.
Noooooooo! Don't ruin my fun! We don't get much down here! ;) hahaha
by the beast
Tue Aug 07, 2012 1:34 pm
Forum: The Fighter Control Mess
Topic: RAF Typhoon Scrambles 2nd Intercept in Olympics
Replies: 12
Views: 1814

Re: RAF Typhoon Scrambles 2nd Intercept in Olympics

I'm surprised no-one has asked this yet. Did it go Supersonic ? If it didn't then perhaps it could get there even quicker ! Now that'd be worth seeing/hearing :-) No need to go supersonic, but probably used full afterburner in the climb. The target was only 50 miles from Northolt and only doing 380...
by the beast
Sat Jul 14, 2012 1:51 pm
Forum: RIAT
Topic: Dutch F-16 Friday Rehearsal
Replies: 19
Views: 3835

Re: Dutch F-16 Friday Rehearsal

Got a link to the Yeovillton one ?
by the beast
Fri Jul 13, 2012 6:32 pm
Forum: Farnborough
Topic: Red Arrows
Replies: 2
Views: 2377

Re: Red Arrows

airborne 1932
by the beast
Fri Jul 13, 2012 5:28 pm
Forum: Farnborough
Topic: Red Arrows
Replies: 2
Views: 2377

Red Arrows

Due to validate at 19.30L tonight.
by the beast
Sat Jul 07, 2012 6:30 pm
Forum: RIAT
Topic: Rhymes Field
Replies: 51
Views: 16773

Re: Rhymes Field

Was down there about 2 hours ago and seemed fine Rich, no big issues getting in / out
by the beast
Fri Jul 06, 2012 6:31 pm
Forum: RIAT
Topic: B-2 and departures day
Replies: 147
Views: 17620

Re: B-2 and departures day

Image

Credit to RIAT on facebook :thumbs:
by the beast
Fri Jul 06, 2012 5:43 pm
Forum: RIAT
Topic: Rhymes Field
Replies: 51
Views: 16773

Re: Rhymes Field

GL7 4BU

:)
by the beast
Tue Jul 03, 2012 3:48 pm
Forum: The Fighter Control Mess
Topic: BBC: Two RAF Aircraft Crash in Moray Firth
Replies: 95
Views: 15458

Re: BBC: Two RAF Aircraft Crash in Moray Firth

Back on topic then, Kinloss reporting less than 1 mile visibility on crash scene. Not the best news, but hopefully the FLIR will do what it does best. I hope that's the only thing delaying the rescue of the two missing. I'd imagine there's quite a decent swell in that area, pure speculation of cour...
by the beast
Tue Jul 03, 2012 3:29 pm
Forum: The Fighter Control Mess
Topic: BBC: Two RAF Aircraft Crash in Moray Firth
Replies: 95
Views: 15458

Re: BBC: Two RAF Aircraft Crash in Moray Firth

Back on topic then, Kinloss reporting less than 1 mile visibility on crash scene. Not the best news, but hopefully the FLIR will do what it does best.
by the beast
Tue Jul 03, 2012 2:11 pm
Forum: The Fighter Control Mess
Topic: BBC: Two RAF Aircraft Crash in Moray Firth
Replies: 95
Views: 15458

Re: BBC: Two RAF Aircraft Crash in Moray Firth

"Buckie and Wick lifeboats have been launched and an RAF helicopter has been involved in the search for the aircraft and crew." The MoD said: "The RAF are aware of an incident involving two Tornado GR4 aircraft from RAF Lossiemouth in the Moray Firth. "The incident is being investigated and more inf...
by the beast
Tue Jul 03, 2012 2:10 pm
Forum: The Fighter Control Mess
Topic: BBC: Two RAF Aircraft Crash in Moray Firth
Replies: 95
Views: 15458

Re: BBC: Two RAF Aircraft Crash in Moray Firth

No luck on 5.680, HF Appears quiet.
by the beast
Tue Jul 03, 2012 2:06 pm
Forum: The Fighter Control Mess
Topic: BBC: Two RAF Aircraft Crash in Moray Firth
Replies: 95
Views: 15458

Re: BBC: Two RAF Aircraft Crash in Moray Firth

Pipped me to the post!

Topic merge when able please mods! :)
by the beast
Mon Jul 02, 2012 7:00 pm
Forum: Current Military Photography
Topic: Anatolian Eagle 2012, Konya, Turkey
Replies: 34
Views: 8148

Re: Anatolian Eagle 2012, Konya, Turkey

Fantastic photos... Not going to end well for Bashar! ; )

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