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by Yammer
Sat Sep 14, 2019 5:17 pm
Forum: The Fighter Control Mess
Topic: RAF BAe146 fleet to be sold
Replies: 20
Views: 1500

Re: RAF BAe146 fleet to be sold

Pretty much every other country operates a modern VIP fleet, some Gulfstreams, some Falcons, some Challengers, some A319 etc. I appreciate that whatever Govt orders such a fleet will get earache headlines for spending so much on such VIP aircraft - however it does look a bit embarrassing when we tur...
by Yammer
Sat Sep 14, 2019 5:16 pm
Forum: The Fighter Control Mess
Topic: RAF BAe146 fleet to be sold
Replies: 20
Views: 1500

Re: RAF BAe146 fleet to be sold

Pretty much every other country operates a modern VIP fleet, some Gulfstreams, some Falcons, some Challengers, some A319 etc. I appreciate that whatever Govt orders such a fleet will get earache headlines for spending so much on such VIP aircraft - however it does look a bit embarrassing when we tur...
by Yammer
Fri Sep 13, 2019 2:32 pm
Forum: Recent Serial tie up area
Topic: Unidentified aircraft near Bicester 12/09/19
Replies: 1
Views: 143

Re: Unidentified aircraft near Bicester 12/09/19

Kevin, I've no idea what you saw. Sounds like you live near Brize, which would be a great place to listen to Brize zone/director/approach/tower - not everything pings on ADSB - your proximity to Brize would provide some interesting listening on the box.
by Yammer
Thu Sep 12, 2019 3:58 pm
Forum: Holbeach Range
Topic: Notam 9-11 Sep
Replies: 7
Views: 438

Re: Notam 9-11 Sep

You may find a radio adds to the hobby - combined with an "electronic do-dah" and you'll be in the picture so to speak
by Yammer
Thu Sep 12, 2019 9:39 am
Forum: The Fighter Control Mess
Topic: LN Eagles near miss parachutists
Replies: 3
Views: 1021

LN Eagles near miss parachutists

News report relating to an incident at Chatteris in April 2019


more here


https://www.theguardian.com/uk-news/201 ... -near-miss
by Yammer
Wed Sep 11, 2019 9:33 am
Forum: Holbeach Range
Topic: Notam 9-11 Sep
Replies: 7
Views: 438

Re: Notam 9-11 Sep

most fast jets do not ping
by Yammer
Tue Sep 10, 2019 11:05 am
Forum: RAF Leuchars
Topic: exercise chameleon
Replies: 127
Views: 7052

Re: exercise chameleon

12.00 ALBERT 01 routing north via RIBBLE - assume back to Leuchars

ADSB suggests Herc ZH875
by Yammer
Tue Sep 10, 2019 9:20 am
Forum: RAF Valley & Mona
Topic: KRAKEN 43 - to Valley
Replies: 0
Views: 266

KRAKEN 43 - to Valley

10.15 KRAKEN 43 en route to Valley from Culdrose - ADSB suggests Hawk T1 XX324 - eyeball confirmation welcomed - thanks
by Yammer
Fri Sep 06, 2019 3:27 pm
Forum: Belgium
Topic: Bristol Blenheim - to Antwerp
Replies: 0
Views: 61

Bristol Blenheim - to Antwerp

16.20 Blenheim calling G-...IV ( assume G-BPIV ) on radio from Duxford to Anterwp via COXY - about to coast out of the UK to cross Channel.

A beauty to see if you are on the route.
by Yammer
Fri Sep 06, 2019 3:16 pm
Forum: RAF Benson
Topic: Polish Casa295
Replies: 8
Views: 409

Re: Polish Casa295

16 active plus one written off
by Yammer
Fri Sep 06, 2019 8:37 am
Forum: RAF Odiham
Topic: TITAN 13
Replies: 0
Views: 154

TITAN 13

En route from the Brize zone
by Yammer
Thu Sep 05, 2019 7:16 am
Forum: RAF Fairford
Topic: VIP/ families day on Friday honouring D-Day many surprises rumoured?
Replies: 20
Views: 3019

Re: VIP/ families day on Friday honouring D-Day many surprises rumoured?

Maybe Mike Pence will attend. He’s in London. Israeli prime minister also due in UK. Wild guess.
by Yammer
Wed Sep 04, 2019 7:04 am
Forum: Edinburgh
Topic: Apaches
Replies: 12
Views: 595

Re: Apaches

Depends what's in the image - I may be wrong but I understand it is not a good idea to photograph serving members of the SF community, ie an action that might make them recognisable and therefore maybe interrupt their discrete service. The press will not publish such images. I wouldn't recommend pho...
by Yammer
Tue Sep 03, 2019 2:32 pm
Forum: Airshow & Event Photography
Topic: MAKS 2019, Zhukovsky
Replies: 13
Views: 981

Re: MAKS 2019, Zhukovsky

Brilliant images, thanks for showing us - like the Sturmovik a lot
by Yammer
Mon Sep 02, 2019 12:31 pm
Forum: RNAS Culdrose & Predannack
Topic: DARKNESS 21
Replies: 1
Views: 284

DARKNESS 21

13.28 pair of F-35s talking to SWANWICK giving destination as Culdrose - currently about to enter Westcott corridor heading SW - enjoy
by Yammer
Sat Aug 24, 2019 7:24 am
Forum: Current Military Photography
Topic: ATAC Update...She Flies!!!
Replies: 16
Views: 3970

Re: ATAC Update...She Flies!!!

Beauty indeed - enjoy your Mirages in Texas
by Yammer
Sat Aug 10, 2019 10:40 am
Forum: Warbirds, Replicas and Nostalgic Photography
Topic: Warsaw - Museum of Polish Military Technology
Replies: 5
Views: 590

Re: Warsaw - Museum of Polish Military Technology

Sometimes referred to as Fort Sadyba- the Bies is a recent restoration
by Yammer
Wed Jul 31, 2019 5:38 pm
Forum: Current Military Photography
Topic: Polish State Police Blackhawk
Replies: 6
Views: 1849

Re: Polish State Police Blackhawk

S-70i - built in Poland at Mielce
by Yammer
Mon Jul 22, 2019 10:01 am
Forum: Current Military Photography
Topic: Polish Army SW-3
Replies: 1
Views: 929

Re: Polish Army SW-3

Very nice W-3 - now upgraded to W-3PL standard, new FLIR turrent above cockpit, under nose gun, IR jammer, new armour type name "Gluszec"
by Yammer
Fri Jul 19, 2019 10:19 am
Forum: Airshow & Event Photography
Topic: RIAT Arrivals 2019 - Live Thread
Replies: 43
Views: 7903

Re: RIAT Arrivals 2019 - Live Thread

TomTwin - thanks for posting the images - they are great scene setters as they are - if people want watermark free then please come on down to the event and shoot.

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