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by BMrider
Sat May 30, 2020 3:33 pm
Forum: Current Military Photography
Topic: Saturdays (30/05 homebound MO Eagles
Replies: 5
Views: 1298

Saturdays (30/05 homebound MO Eagles

The six departing Eagles at RAF Lakenheath today, https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/49951767293_9c23da4559_h.jpg F15E Eagle MO Af 870208 by Mark Handley , on Flickr https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/49952355561_bbc0068ae8_h.jpg F15E Eagle MO AF881705 by Mark Handley , on Flickr https://live.stat...
by BMrider
Sun Mar 15, 2020 7:02 pm
Forum: RIAT
Topic: RIAT 2020 Cancelled
Replies: 356
Views: 47541

Re: Royal International Air Tattoo 2020 Discussion Thread

"But if the show has already been cancelled by 1st june what happens.. if its cancelled next week it's to late to then cancel your ticket later as it's no longer valid under the T&C… unless things change.." Ring them up and ask them! Personally, I am of an age, have lung problems, and diabetes, and ...
by BMrider
Sun Mar 15, 2020 6:45 pm
Forum: RIAT
Topic: RIAT 2020 Cancelled
Replies: 356
Views: 47541

Re: Royal International Air Tattoo 2020 Discussion Thread

From the FAQ page; Tickets can be cancelled and monies reimbursed (less the £20 administration fee) up to 5:00pm on Monday 1 June 2020. Order cancellation requests must be by phone on 01285 713456 (Mon - Fri 9.00am - 5.00pm). All administration fees are non-refundable. So it looks like if you initia...
by BMrider
Mon Jul 15, 2019 4:36 am
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Unacceptable comments at Yeovilton
Replies: 15
Views: 2560

Re: Unacceptable comments at Yeovilton

I am a blue badge holder and have to use the facilities at RIat and other events where offered, I dont "Look" disabled, I dont need a wheelchair or a carer and would appear quite normal to anybody, I have a lung condition which means I cant walk very far without finding it difficult to breathe, part...
by BMrider
Fri May 24, 2019 7:13 am
Forum: Photography Q & A / How to post photos
Topic: Flickr down on 22 May
Replies: 24
Views: 2690

Re: Flickr down on 22 May

Mike wrote:
Fri May 24, 2019 7:10 am
Flickr is back!
But I cant upload anything :grr:
by BMrider
Sat Apr 06, 2019 10:47 am
Forum: Warbirds, Replicas and Nostalgic Photography
Topic: Memories of the Mighty One
Replies: 28
Views: 2841

Re: Memories of the Mighty One

All great shots Paddy here's one of mine from the press side which may be your number 1 and 5 ?

ImageNimrod by Mark Handley, on Flickr
by BMrider
Thu Feb 28, 2019 4:55 pm
Forum: RAF Lakenheath
Topic: Local room available for spotters
Replies: 6
Views: 1338

Re: Local room available for spotters

Room Rate ?
by BMrider
Sun Dec 30, 2018 10:05 am
Forum: The Fighter Control Mess
Topic: 1969 USAF C130 Wreckage Found in Channel
Replies: 54
Views: 13074

Re: 1969 USAF C130 Wreckage Found in Channel

Yes interesting, but nothing to confirm the ID of the wreckage, There must be hundreds of wrecks in the channel
by BMrider
Thu Nov 29, 2018 7:38 am
Forum: RIAT
Topic: RIAT post Mildenhall closure
Replies: 34
Views: 6032

Re: RIAT post Mild closure

Douglas Bader House,

Douglas Bader House. Horcott Hill. Fairford. Gloucestershire. GL7 4RB. United Kingdom. The Royal Air Force Charitable Trust is a registered charity in England
by BMrider
Fri Oct 19, 2018 12:46 pm
Forum: The Fighter Control Mess
Topic: R.A.F Grounds all F-35s
Replies: 28
Views: 4827

Re: R.A.F Grounds all F-35s

Seems business as usual at RAF Marham, just seen a F35 take-off this morning (Friday)
by BMrider
Wed Aug 08, 2018 7:14 am
Forum: Duxford Shows
Topic: Duxford Battle of Britain Airshow- 22nd & 23rd September
Replies: 65
Views: 16589

Re: Duxford Battle of Britain Airshow- 22nd & 23rd September

Seems close to selling out, just booked in but disabled parking sold out and warnings on website about limited tickets available now
by BMrider
Thu Jul 19, 2018 5:36 am
Forum: Monthly Photo Competition
Topic: July 2018 Photo of the Month Competition
Replies: 35
Views: 8326

Re: July 2018 Photo of the Month Competition

Flying Legends Duxford, Sunday 13th July

ImageFury at Duxford Flying Legends 2018 by Mark Handley, on Flickr
by BMrider
Sat Jul 14, 2018 7:26 am
Forum: RIAT
Topic: RIAT Disabled Enclosure
Replies: 3
Views: 1002

Re: RIAT Disabled Enclosure

Hello, I use the disaballed enclosure and was in it yeaterday, plenty of tables and chairs but could all be taken if you arrive late, toilets on site also, position next to friat stand, no shade
by BMrider
Wed Jul 04, 2018 1:01 pm
Forum: Photography Q & A / How to post photos
Topic: Photographing large formations
Replies: 3
Views: 1271

Photographing large formations

Some photo opportunities coming up for large formation photography, how do you take yours? I have of course got the usual wide angles (Can go as wide as 10mm, but the subjects are small and there obvious distortion, thinking of using a 35mm prime (50mm on my crop sensor D300) and stitching them toge...
by BMrider
Wed Jun 27, 2018 3:37 pm
Forum: RAF Lakenheath
Topic: RAF Lakenheath Frequency List 2019
Replies: 52
Views: 35710

Re: RAF Lakenheath Frequency List 2017

Thanks for that, simple question, example; the frequency you gave ( 309.2) is it entered as written or is it 309.200, seems a lot of frequencies are 6 digit and some 4 ???
by BMrider
Wed Jun 27, 2018 1:40 pm
Forum: RAF Lakenheath
Topic: RAF Lakenheath Frequency List 2019
Replies: 52
Views: 35710

Re: RAF Lakenheath Frequency List 2017

Hi, new to all this, just unpacked a new Uniden 125xlt and know little yet, Regarding all the frequencies above for Lakenheath, do I type them into a bank individually? does anybody tag them? I live about 20 miles west of Lakenheath and Mildenhall and am overflown daily by traffic for Lakenheath & M...

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