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by BMrider
Mon Jul 15, 2019 4:36 am
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Unacceptable comments at Yeovilton
Replies: 15
Views: 1954

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: 1560

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: 2144

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: 1146

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: 11676

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: 4924

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: 3999

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: 13913

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: 6840

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: 771

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: 1089

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: 22
Views: 25530

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: 22
Views: 25530

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...
by BMrider
Fri Jun 22, 2018 7:20 am
Forum: RAF Marham
Topic: RAF Marham Enthusiasts Day 21st June 2018
Replies: 185
Views: 26560

Re: RAF Marham Enthusiasts Day 21st June 2018

I would contact in the old fashioned way to be most effective, Write a letter to ; FAO; Group Captain Ian Townsend ADC MA RAF Base Commander, RAF Marham, Kings Lynn, Norfolk, PE33 9NP. Mark it private and confidential, Include your address and email and your reasons that you found the day dissapoint...
by BMrider
Fri Jun 22, 2018 6:45 am
Forum: RAF Marham
Topic: RAF Marham Enthusiasts Day 21st June 2018
Replies: 185
Views: 26560

Re: RAF Marham Enthusiasts Day 21st June 2018

"so who do we write to at Marham?"

The Base Commander?
by BMrider
Mon Jun 11, 2018 11:45 am
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Air Fete Burgers!
Replies: 43
Views: 4637

Re: Air Fete Burgers!

I seem to remember them pouring Budweiser or schlitz beer over them whilst barbequing! maybe that's where wet burgers came from, they did also get dished up with a bbq sauce that was bubbling in a big aluminium tray, whenever that got a bit to gummy more beer went into that to loosen it up :thumbs:
by BMrider
Sun Jun 10, 2018 9:35 am
Forum: Current Military Photography
Topic: Marham on THAT day
Replies: 18
Views: 5106

Re: Marham on THAT day

Compositionally great, but lighten up !! :thumbs:

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