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by Surrey Sam
Tue Jun 25, 2019 12:44 pm
Forum: The Fighter Control Mess
Topic: Falkland Islands Typhoons?
Replies: 10
Views: 3199

Re: Falkland Islands Typhoons?

Imagine that a 'freedom of information act' request could be made.
by Surrey Sam
Mon May 06, 2019 6:11 pm
Forum: The Fighter Control Mess
Topic: IX (B) squadron "aggressors"
Replies: 27
Views: 3764

Re: IX (B) squadron "aggressors"

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Artist impression
by Surrey Sam
Sun May 05, 2019 3:48 pm
Forum: The Fighter Control Mess
Topic: IX (B) squadron "aggressors"
Replies: 27
Views: 3764

Re: IX (B) squadron "aggressors"

Bottom centre perhaps?


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by Surrey Sam
Wed Apr 10, 2019 1:12 am
Forum: The Fighter Control Mess
Topic: Japanese F-35A missing
Replies: 3
Views: 1905

Re: Japanese F-35A missing

Reports are now appearing, stating that some wreckage has been found and being confirmed as F35. No news on the Pilot at this time.

https://www.reuters.com/article/us-japa ... SKCN1RM011
by Surrey Sam
Thu Jan 10, 2019 11:59 pm
Forum: The Fighter Control Mess
Topic: French Mirage 2000D missing
Replies: 14
Views: 3031

Re: French Mirage 2000D missing

Thoughts are with the relatives and those whom serve alongside the aviators.
by Surrey Sam
Thu Jan 10, 2019 7:32 pm
Forum: The Fighter Control Mess
Topic: French Mirage 2000D missing
Replies: 14
Views: 3031

Re: French Mirage 2000D missing

Some French news sites are now reporting that, DNA analysis is being carried out on what looks to be human matter, found in the area of investigation.
by Surrey Sam
Wed Jan 09, 2019 6:50 pm
Forum: The Fighter Control Mess
Topic: French Mirage 2000D missing
Replies: 14
Views: 3031

Re: French Mirage 2000D missing

Not good, the village near where some of this debris is reported to have been found, is right in the middle of a low level coridoor.
by Surrey Sam
Mon Nov 12, 2018 11:20 am
Forum: All other areas around the UK
Topic: Help with Low Level sighting M74 this morning
Replies: 3
Views: 1195

Re: Help with Low Level sighting M74 this morning

Maybe a Shadow R1? https://www.raf.mod.uk/aircraft/shadow-r1/

They occasionally get spotted doing low level.
by Surrey Sam
Mon Nov 12, 2018 10:25 am
Forum: RAF Lossiemouth
Topic: Scotnight 2018
Replies: 47
Views: 8730

Re: Scotnight 2018

I assume this is a MOD typo, considering the exercise name and nature?

https://assets.publishing.service.gov.u ... 8_AL_1.pdf

Should be either 1600-2300 or 1600-1100.
by Surrey Sam
Mon Oct 15, 2018 12:19 am
Forum: Photography Q & A / How to post photos
Topic: Canon 1D mk 4 malfunction
Replies: 6
Views: 1162

Re: Canon 1D mk 4 malfunction

Agree with the above, also make sure you have the on/off switch past 'on' to the line symbol, for full functionality.
by Surrey Sam
Fri Oct 12, 2018 11:41 pm
Forum: The Fighter Control Mess
Topic: Car chase onto NAS Lemoore
Replies: 3
Views: 982

Re: Car chase onto NAS Lemoore

It happened in 2016, female passenger was pretty much decapitated in the accident and the driver bled out.
by Surrey Sam
Fri Oct 12, 2018 2:22 pm
Forum: The Fighter Control Mess
Topic: Hurricane Michael
Replies: 13
Views: 1845

Re: Hurricane Michael

Top left of the screen at 2:39 in the video. You can see something that resembles the back end of an F22.
by Surrey Sam
Thu Oct 11, 2018 7:26 am
Forum: The Fighter Control Mess
Topic: Hurricane Michael
Replies: 13
Views: 1845

Re: Hurricane Michael

This was posted on their Facebook page last night: Tyndall Air Force Base took a direct hit from Hurricane Michael. The base has sustained extensive damage. The Ride Out Element will conduct initial damage assessments when it is safe to do so. Michael was a Category 4 hurricane when it made landfall...
by Surrey Sam
Wed Oct 10, 2018 6:59 pm
Forum: Current Military Photography
Topic: Starwars Canyon
Replies: 19
Views: 2537

Re: Starwars Canyon

Well done Vic. Some lovely movements you had there for your visit, I'd take rarity over quantity.
by Surrey Sam
Fri Sep 28, 2018 8:09 pm
Forum: Monthly Photo Competition
Topic: September 2018 Photo of the Month Competition
Replies: 27
Views: 5075

Re: September 2018 Photo of the Month Competition

September 5th - Armée de l'Air Rafale B from Escadron de Chasse 1/91 "Gascogne". Training on a low level sortie in France, having recently taken over of the Nuclear capability role, from the now retired Mirage 2000N. https://farm2.staticflickr.com/1980/44062584305_b63dbd43f8_h.jpg Rafale B - EC1/91 ...
by Surrey Sam
Mon Aug 06, 2018 5:45 pm
Forum: The Fighter Control Mess
Topic: *Heads-up* F-35B on BBC tonight
Replies: 10
Views: 1498

Re: *Heads-up* F-35B on BBC tonight

H.A.Bucken wrote:
Mon Aug 06, 2018 2:55 pm
Bad timing, my television (I don't have one) in the "Oddfellows" will be glued to the weekend's superbikes highlights!
Roger

If your within the UK and have computer access, then you can watch live online:

https://www.bbc.co.uk/bbcone
by Surrey Sam
Wed Jun 27, 2018 4:38 pm
Forum: Monthly Photo Competition
Topic: June 2018 Photo of the Month Competition
Replies: 32
Views: 7535

Re: June 2018 Photo of the Month Competition

'Special K' down low in LFA17.

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Special K by Sam Collyer, on Flickr
by Surrey Sam
Mon May 21, 2018 12:58 pm
Forum: The Fighter Control Mess
Topic: Least favourite aircraft?
Replies: 90
Views: 9002

Re: Least favourite aircraft?

Anything that has a RAF 100 sticker on it.
by Surrey Sam
Mon May 21, 2018 11:11 am
Forum: Monthly Photo Competition
Topic: May 2018 Photo of the Month Competition
Replies: 29
Views: 6075

Re: May 2018 Photo of the Month Competition

P*ss off Biggles.

Dambuster Valley - 16th May
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Dambusters Flyby by Sam Collyer, on Flickr

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