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by Hellicopter44
Mon Mar 30, 2020 9:50 am
Forum: The Fighter Control Mess
Topic: Bases flying?
Replies: 41
Views: 6889

Re: Bases flying?

Middle Wallop Notammed closed till 4th May.
Boscombe closed Monday and Friday till April 30th.Other days 1000-1600 BST.
Yeovilton closed Fridays till 24 April
Benson/Odiham OP hours 1200-Midnight BST.
by Hellicopter44
Sun Feb 09, 2020 9:47 am
Forum: The Fighter Control Mess
Topic: RAF Cowden.
Replies: 6
Views: 2448

Re: RAF Cowden.

Queen's Jubilee flypast was 1977.Probably the best show I have been to.

Alan
by Hellicopter44
Sat Sep 07, 2019 7:14 pm
Forum: RAF Fairford
Topic: Best freqs to use
Replies: 9
Views: 674

Re: Best freqs to use

341.75 has been heard as an Air to Air Freq.
by Hellicopter44
Thu Aug 29, 2019 6:05 pm
Forum: RAF Fairford
Topic: Thursday 29th - Mytee 11 & 12
Replies: 116
Views: 6198

Re: Thursday 29th - Mytee 11 & 12

Air to Air 341.75
by Hellicopter44
Sat Jul 13, 2019 4:30 pm
Forum: Duxford Shows
Topic: Red Arrows display - 2 up in some of the jets
Replies: 2
Views: 821

Re: Red Arrows display - 2 up in some of the jets

Plus next season's pilots.

Alan
by Hellicopter44
Tue Feb 12, 2019 8:46 pm
Forum: Rest of the World Airshows
Topic: Red Arrows Shows for USA and Canada confirmed
Replies: 21
Views: 5498

Re: Red Arrows Shows for USA and Canada confirmed

From information published so far ,Ottawa and St Louis appear to be on the same weekend of Sept 7/8.
by Hellicopter44
Fri Aug 03, 2018 3:47 pm
Forum: Cyprus & Crete
Topic: Any activity from RAF Akrotiri
Replies: 5
Views: 2563

Re: Any activity from RAF Akrotiri

It is quite possible to watch from the nearby beach.
Alan
by Hellicopter44
Thu Aug 08, 2013 3:56 pm
Forum: RNAS Yeovilton, Yeovil Westlands & Merryfield
Topic: VL Closed
Replies: 6
Views: 883

Re: VL Closed

Annual Royal Navy block leave. Culdrose the same,I believe.

Alan
by Hellicopter44
Tue Jun 25, 2013 8:25 am
Forum: Current Military Photography
Topic: Fighter Town runway re opens!
Replies: 9
Views: 1771

Re: Fighter Town runway re opens!

Bridgwater Bay Range.

Alan
by Hellicopter44
Mon Jan 21, 2013 4:02 pm
Forum: California
Topic: visiting los angeles for a weeks holiday
Replies: 9
Views: 3871

Re: visiting los angeles for a weeks holiday

Agree with comments re access to Edwards,If unable to get in then the nearest public road is a significant distance from the base. Re San Diego , only thing to add is that visiting Cabrillo monument at Point Loma gives you a great view looking over NAS North Island.Not to be missed! If you can only ...
by Hellicopter44
Wed Jul 25, 2012 3:29 pm
Forum: The Fighter Control Mess
Topic: BBC - RAF Skywatch video - 1974
Replies: 14
Views: 2401

Re: BBC - RAF Skywatch video - 1974

I was there on a great evening with perfect weather.I think it was a Friday evening starting at 8pm,there having been a rehearsal on the Wednesday. I sat at Wittering for most of the day with very little happening but then came a very intensive hour's flying programme. This was before the days of vi...
by Hellicopter44
Thu Jun 28, 2012 1:35 pm
Forum: RIAT
Topic: 2012 Fairford IAT Frequencies, Aircraft Arrivals and Times
Replies: 220
Views: 47229

Re: 2012 Fairford IAT Frequencies, Aircraft; Times & Informa

Korean Black Eagles A2A is suggested as 231.8 on the Waddington pages.
by Hellicopter44
Wed May 23, 2012 10:12 pm
Forum: South West England
Topic: Ascot 232 in to newquay
Replies: 18
Views: 2008

Re: Ascot 232 in to newquay

Weird freq.because the UHF Mil band starts at 230 mhz.Could have been a harmonic of a VHF freq.
by Hellicopter44
Wed Jul 13, 2011 6:52 pm
Forum: RIAT
Topic: RIAT 2011 [Arrivals Info]
Replies: 95
Views: 9046

Re: RIAT 2011 [Arrivals Info]

Robinson R44 is G-RAVN.
by Hellicopter44
Sat Feb 12, 2011 5:52 pm
Forum: South West England
Topic: st. mawgan 20/01/2011
Replies: 15
Views: 1897

Re: st. mawgan 20/01/2011

This could help:- BBC Headline-RAF to start aircraft training at Newquay Airport ''The RAF is to begin aircraft training at Newquay Airport after a deal for a 10-week scheme was secured with the Ministry of Defence. An airport spokesperson said the "long runways and uncongested airspace was ideal", ...

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