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by reaperops
Wed Oct 16, 2019 10:17 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Greta Thunberg?
Replies: 90
Views: 2840

Re: Greta Thunberg?

Apparently in all his future GP races he is opting for a one stop strategy thus making a set of tyres last 45 minutes instead of only 25 minutes per race. Hallelujah. Or he could adopt the one stop strategy that makes them last the whole season, by 'going off' at the start, at the first corner of e...
by reaperops
Tue Oct 15, 2019 6:02 pm
Forum: RAF Waddington
Topic: AirPower Expo at Waddington
Replies: 6
Views: 1158

Re: AirPower Expo at Waddington

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I can confirm that Sunday 20th will see a visit by RAF Air Cadets :thumb:
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And the CO-OP... :lol:
by reaperops
Sat Oct 12, 2019 8:08 pm
Forum: Current Military Photography
Topic: Prestwick 12/10/19
Replies: 13
Views: 1067

Re: Prestwick 12/10/19

Nice one, Dougie
by reaperops
Sat Sep 28, 2019 12:03 pm
Forum: Current Military Photography
Topic: Legacy Ladies - Nose Arts of the 100th Air Refuelling Wing
Replies: 22
Views: 1774

Re: Legacy Ladies - Nose Arts of the 100th Air Refuelling Wing

prefontaine72 wrote:
Sat Sep 28, 2019 7:41 am
Hi Gary have contacted on that website but ive had no reply, and tried to contact you through here but you have disabled it by the looks of it ?

Dougie :)
Hi Dougie...PM sent, hopefully. :blush:
by reaperops
Thu Sep 26, 2019 5:22 pm
Forum: Current Military Photography
Topic: Legacy Ladies - Nose Arts of the 100th Air Refuelling Wing
Replies: 22
Views: 1774

Re: Legacy Ladies - Nose Arts of the 100th Air Refuelling Wing

Thanks everyone for interest in the images and kind comments. Great post. Nose art obviously alive and well in USAF, unlike the Where it seems to have been outlawed. Seem to recall a Bone called the Reluctant Dragon in the mid '90s. Just a thought, but Bigasbird seems to be missing an S! Hi F3, Ther...
by reaperops
Wed Sep 25, 2019 8:47 pm
Forum: Current Military Photography
Topic: Legacy Ladies - Nose Arts of the 100th Air Refuelling Wing
Replies: 22
Views: 1774

Legacy Ladies - Nose Arts of the 100th Air Refuelling Wing

Hello All, As you all know the 100th ARW, RAF Mildenhall started the process of applying nose arts to their KC-135R aircraft helping to keep the legacy of the Square D legacy alive. Here are images of the current artworks being flown and if you would like further details click in the link in the sig...
by reaperops
Sun Sep 15, 2019 8:17 pm
Forum: Current Military Photography
Topic: US Navy, RAF Mildenhall 15-09-19
Replies: 15
Views: 1893

Re: US Navy, RAF Mildenhall 15-09-19

Knife 04 wrote:
Sun Sep 15, 2019 6:20 pm
Very nice Gary - as you say in some nice light

Think I was stood next to you

Cheers

Darren
Thanks Darren, think you might be right....Nice to chat/ meet you, albeit very briefly...
by reaperops
Sun Sep 15, 2019 8:14 pm
Forum: Current Military Photography
Topic: US Navy, RAF Mildenhall 15-09-19
Replies: 15
Views: 1893

Re: US Navy, RAF Mildenhall 15-09-19

BOLLO wrote:
Sun Sep 15, 2019 8:03 pm
Corr that C-130 was a nice catch,no EC-130H then I take it ??
It was nice to catch it, bit unexpected too. Those stretched Navy Herc's are a bit rare.
Nah, no EC-H :roll: :lol: ....
by reaperops
Sun Sep 15, 2019 7:05 pm
Forum: Current Military Photography
Topic: Mildenhall Saturday Sept 14th
Replies: 8
Views: 1076

Re: Mildenhall Saturday Sept 14th

Nice one Mr.Bollo, nice to see Open Skies back. Didn't realise how many bits there were about yesterday, must have had me head up me a@£e!

Gazza
by reaperops
Sun Sep 15, 2019 2:20 pm
Forum: Current Military Photography
Topic: US Navy, RAF Mildenhall 15-09-19
Replies: 15
Views: 1893

US Navy, RAF Mildenhall 15-09-19

Hello, Here's a couple of nice U.S Navy items arriving at RAF Mildenhall in lovely Autumn light.. :roll:. Hope they are of interest. KC-130T-30 164598/ AX, VR-53 https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/48736845398_abcf4ed30a_h.jpg P-8A 169332/ PD, VP-9 https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/48737168231_9cb...
by reaperops
Sun Sep 08, 2019 8:15 am
Forum: Prestwick
Topic: Congressional investigation into USAF use of Prestwick
Replies: 17
Views: 2044

Re: Congressional investigation into USAF use of Prestwick

slogen51 wrote:
Sat Sep 07, 2019 7:24 pm
Pity ( for some ) that the Trumpster didn't build a golf course near Mildenhall.
There is a Golf Course near Mildenhall - The Royal Worlington and Newmarket Golf Club.
by reaperops
Tue Sep 03, 2019 8:28 pm
Forum: RAF Mildenhall
Topic: B52
Replies: 85
Views: 15930

Re: B52

Been engine running this evening..... Suspect the DDay marks will be applied over night ready for a flight around the loop tomorrow :roll: :roll: Hope so...I'd be gutted just getting a plain B52 through Cad :thumbs: Aircraft 9 was the "call sign" for tonights engine test. Dave. Think we need to sta...
by reaperops
Tue Sep 03, 2019 5:41 pm
Forum: RAF Mildenhall
Topic: B52
Replies: 85
Views: 15930

Re: B52

Been engine running this evening.....

Suspect the DDay marks will be applied over night ready for a flight around the loop tomorrow :roll: :roll:
by reaperops
Tue Aug 27, 2019 6:07 pm
Forum: Current Military Photography
Topic: RAF Mildenhall 26.8.19
Replies: 11
Views: 1221

Re: RAF Mildenhall 26.8.19

Thats a feral looking jet... :whistle:...

Good job we went with plan b and not plan a to avoid the bank holiday tourist(s).. :lol: :lol:....
by reaperops
Fri Aug 16, 2019 8:40 pm
Forum: Monthly Photo Competition
Topic: August 2019 Photo of the Month Competition
Replies: 17
Views: 2388

Re: August 2019 Photo of the Month Competition

CV-22B 12-0065, 7th SOS/ 352nd SOW, RAF Mildenhall, 13-08-19

Image
by reaperops
Tue Aug 13, 2019 6:25 am
Forum: Current Military Photography
Topic: NAF KC10 Mildenhall
Replies: 11
Views: 1702

Re: NAF KC10 Mildenhall

Good Work Dave.
by reaperops
Wed Jul 31, 2019 7:21 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: TOP GUN MAVERICK trailer
Replies: 11
Views: 1106

Re: TOP GUN MAVERICK trailer

BOLLO wrote:
Wed Jul 31, 2019 6:43 pm
Second trailer for TOP GUN MAVERICK been released .

https://dmzreport.com/fake-trailer-mave ... QZEAW46i0Q
Thats more like it.... :lol:
by reaperops
Mon Jul 22, 2019 1:41 pm
Forum: Current Military Photography
Topic: P3 Mildenhall 22-7-19 (Just 3 photos)
Replies: 11
Views: 1693

Re: P3 Mildenhall 22-7-19 (Just 3 photos)

Nicely caught Dave.
BR
Gary
by reaperops
Sun Jul 21, 2019 8:14 pm
Forum: RAF Mildenhall
Topic: Mildenhall Based Aircraft Current Situation
Replies: 153
Views: 102271

Re: Mildenhall Based Aircraft Current Situation

erik_k wrote:
Sun Jul 21, 2019 8:09 pm
On RIAT info posters to sell, I saw drawings of 2 D-day marked Mildenhall a/c:
5714 for the MC-130
and 0050 for the Osprey.

Who knows the 2nd Osprey??
12-0065

hth

Gary
by reaperops
Thu Jul 18, 2019 1:29 pm
Forum: Current Military Photography
Topic: D-Day Marked C-130H, RAF Mildenhall 16-07-19
Replies: 10
Views: 2244

Re: D-Day Marked C-130H, RAF Mildenhall 16-07-19

BOLLO wrote:
Thu Jul 18, 2019 10:53 am
Cracking shot Gary .
Thanks Boss!

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