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by Sparky 119
Tue Nov 12, 2019 4:22 pm
Forum: United States of America
Topic: Davies Monthan
Replies: 4
Views: 697

Re: Davies Monthan

Hi burnsy133, when I did this a few years ago we went round quite an area on both sides and whilst you can’t guarantee seeing everything quite a lot can be seen. Best advice if you can and they still do it is to try to book two tours one for each side of the bus to maximise photo opportunities. I be...
by Sparky 119
Sun Nov 03, 2019 1:03 pm
Forum: Warbirds, Replicas and Nostalgic Photography
Topic: USS America 1991
Replies: 8
Views: 811

USS America 1991

Back in the day when you had a chance of getting on board. https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/49006274552_b0462ab96e_c.jpg USS America 1991 161866/110 160401/105 [url=https://flic.kr/p/2hEvY4x] https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/49006274517_b8c70bc84c_c.jpg USS America 1991 161155/113 [url=https:/...
by Sparky 119
Sat Nov 02, 2019 7:19 pm
Forum: Warbirds, Replicas and Nostalgic Photography
Topic: The Final Three
Replies: 12
Views: 838

Re: The Final Three

Thanks for all the kind comments folks :thumb: :thumb:
by Sparky 119
Sat Nov 02, 2019 11:58 am
Forum: Warbirds, Replicas and Nostalgic Photography
Topic: The Final Three
Replies: 12
Views: 838

Re: The Final Three

F3 wrote:
Fri Nov 01, 2019 9:54 pm
Historic occasion nicely captured. If memory serves one of these was called 'Last roll of the Dice'.
Yes your are correct F3
680061 Last Roll of the Dice
680055 Heartbreaker
680020 The Chief
by Sparky 119
Fri Nov 01, 2019 7:19 pm
Forum: Warbirds, Replicas and Nostalgic Photography
Topic: The Final Three
Replies: 12
Views: 838

The Final Three

Adding to Kev's posting,The Final Three, not as good as I would have liked but thought worth sharing. https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/48997418827_04d76551cf_c.jpg The Final Three 680061 [url=https://flic.kr/p/2hDEJvz] https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/48996668443_42c90bd1fe_c.jpg THe Final Thr...
by Sparky 119
Sat Oct 19, 2019 9:13 pm
Forum: Warbirds, Replicas and Nostalgic Photography
Topic: 79th leave UH
Replies: 24
Views: 1856

Re: 79th leave UH

Good memories Kev and as Stewart has said some of us originals live on.

Cheers
Steve B
by Sparky 119
Wed Oct 16, 2019 6:02 pm
Forum: Tracking Info
Topic: NOTAM 16/10/19
Replies: 44
Views: 3940

Re: NOTAM 16/10/19

graham luxton wrote:
Wed Oct 16, 2019 5:26 pm
Sparky 119 wrote:
Wed Oct 16, 2019 4:10 pm
Only seen one posting that DOOM 62 was 60 0028, just need confirmation.

Cheers.
Confirmed.
Cheers Graham👍👍👍
by Sparky 119
Wed Oct 16, 2019 4:10 pm
Forum: Tracking Info
Topic: NOTAM 16/10/19
Replies: 44
Views: 3940

Re: NOTAM 16/10/19

Only seen one posting that DOOM 62 was 60 0028, just need confirmation.

Cheers.
by Sparky 119
Wed Oct 16, 2019 3:35 pm
Forum: Tracking Info
Topic: NOTAM 16/10/19
Replies: 44
Views: 3940

Re: NOTAM 16/10/19

WhiskeyMike59 wrote:
Wed Oct 16, 2019 3:32 pm
DOOM62 at NAVPI
Routing MAM to FFD
259.600
Cheers
by Sparky 119
Wed Oct 16, 2019 3:30 pm
Forum: Tracking Info
Topic: NOTAM 16/10/19
Replies: 44
Views: 3940

Re: NOTAM 16/10/19

Any current location for DOOM 62 please.
by Sparky 119
Wed Oct 09, 2019 10:12 pm
Forum: Warbirds, Replicas and Nostalgic Photography
Topic: Fence hanging at UH
Replies: 16
Views: 1598

Re: Fence hanging at UH

I have just started blubbing again seeing these, thanks Kev :( :( :( :(
by Sparky 119
Mon Sep 30, 2019 10:45 pm
Forum: Current Military Photography
Topic: Llu Awyr Brenhinol Y Fali
Replies: 15
Views: 2881

Re: Llu Awyr Brenhinol Y Fali

First time I have seen XXV SQN markings👍👍👍
by Sparky 119
Thu Sep 12, 2019 7:47 am
Forum: Spain & Portugal
Topic: Arrecife 11/09/19
Replies: 0
Views: 270

Arrecife 11/09/19

More in hope than anything, whilst departing yesterday around 11:30 a Super Puma and two AB212's were noted on the military pan,any help with serials would be appreciated.
by Sparky 119
Fri Sep 06, 2019 3:02 pm
Forum: Yeovilton
Topic: Yeovilton AirDay 2020
Replies: 9
Views: 5237

Re: Yeovilton AirDay 2020

Just had E Mail confirming July 11th 2020👍👍
by Sparky 119
Sat Aug 31, 2019 4:34 pm
Forum: RAF Fairford
Topic: Exercise Ample Strike and Bomber Task Force General Questions.
Replies: 48
Views: 5281

Re: Exercise Ample Strike and Bomber Task Force General Questions.

Well according to the Daily Express( I know) we are gearing up for WW111 and they are here for two months. I despair how some of these hacks keep their jobs.
by Sparky 119
Thu Jul 25, 2019 8:20 pm
Forum: Military Aviation Memorabilia
Topic: Sticker Price Inflation
Replies: 8
Views: 1252

Re: Sticker Price Inflation

Yes, the sticker is the same design as the patch. :thumb:
by Sparky 119
Sun Jul 21, 2019 1:51 pm
Forum: RIAT
Topic: B52 RIAT
Replies: 5
Views: 1612

Re: B52 RIAT

Not seen this mentioned anywhere but is 048 a new one for the UK or has it been before,have to say it looked a bit weather worn with half the serial missing on one side of the tail. Only been reported in the UK once before when the 2ndBW deployed 60-0048 and 61-0004 to Fairford for a short deployme...
by Sparky 119
Sun Jul 21, 2019 1:09 pm
Forum: Military Aviation Memorabilia
Topic: Sticker Price Inflation
Replies: 8
Views: 1252

Sticker Price Inflation

I purchased two stickers from the USAF C17 crew at Yeovilton for £1 each last week which included the D Day special and the wing badge, interesting to note that yesterday at RIAT the same two stickers were on sale for £2 & £3 respectively, that's what you call inflation :lol: :lol: :lol:
by Sparky 119
Sun Jul 21, 2019 1:04 pm
Forum: RIAT
Topic: B52 RIAT
Replies: 5
Views: 1612

B52 RIAT

Not seen this mentioned anywhere but is 048 a new one for the UK or has it been before,have to say it looked a bit weather worn with half the serial missing on one side of the tail.
by Sparky 119
Fri Jun 07, 2019 4:22 pm
Forum: Warbirds, Replicas and Nostalgic Photography
Topic: Half and half, Habus and 'Varks
Replies: 16
Views: 1634

Re: Half and half, Habus and 'Varks

Always will remember the call of ‘Air Plane Stickers’, good memories Paddyboy :thumbs: :thumbs: :thumbs:

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