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by SpilsbyPete
Thu Nov 26, 2020 1:57 pm
Forum: Old Serial tie up area
Topic: NAS Fallon October 1994
Replies: 22
Views: 399

Re: NAS Fallon October 1994

Gents I was also on this trip,but my records,photo's and slide's have long gone. Over the years I did around 8 or 9 trips with George. He is still around today as the prefered Travel Agent for BAES http://www.baes.uk/ George took 400 people (He hired 8 Coach's) in the US for the USAF 50th event at N...
by SpilsbyPete
Sat Nov 14, 2020 4:30 pm
Forum: Gando AB
Topic: Gando Ocean Sky 20 in October
Replies: 6
Views: 761

Re: Gando Ocean Sky 20 in October

List updated

I will go next years Ocean Sky

Rumour has it
The Italians and/or the Pole's
by SpilsbyPete
Fri Nov 13, 2020 1:26 pm
Forum: Gando AB
Topic: Gando Ocean Sky 20 in October
Replies: 6
Views: 761

Re: Gando Ocean Sky 20 in October

I would have gone again this year had the spotters day not been cancelled due to Covid 19 Sunshine and Aircraft What's not to like 27 x F15's,13 x EF200's,13 x Rafafe's,4 x AV-8's plus others For the Spotters out there in FC,I will load the Serial No's F-18's C15-44(12-02) C15-51(12-09) C15-60(12-18...
by SpilsbyPete
Thu Oct 29, 2020 3:15 pm
Forum: Warbirds, Replicas and Nostalgic Photography
Topic: Angleholm 5/8/1995
Replies: 11
Views: 1249

Re: Angleholm 5/8/1995

Sounds like great memories I didn't know about the spotters bus and I saw the "bunfight" for the best place on the crowd line So I found another spot and missed out on the perfect shots Anyway When I got divorced my Ex Wife dumped all my Slides and Logs from the 80's and 90's These photo's bring bac...
by SpilsbyPete
Thu Oct 29, 2020 3:04 pm
Forum: The Fighter Control Mess
Topic: Aircraft themed facemasks
Replies: 9
Views: 1451

Re: Aircraft themed facemasks

If your looking for aviation face masks There's 10,000 on this site https://www.redbubble.com/shop/aviation+mask+t-shirts A Tornado Face Mask https://www.redbubble.com/i/mask/RAF-Panavia-Tornado-GR-4-by-AndyHkr/24429433.9G0D8 or Typhoon Sqn Face Mask https://www.redbubble.com/i/mask/3-Squadron-Eurof...
by SpilsbyPete
Mon Oct 26, 2020 11:43 am
Forum: Warbirds, Replicas and Nostalgic Photography
Topic: Angleholm 5/8/1995
Replies: 11
Views: 1249

Re: Angleholm 5/8/1995

Michael

One of my favourite shows of the 90's
What's not to like loads of Draken's
I was also on that flight from Stansted
Rules and Regs would stop a trip like that from happening today

I wonder how many other FC members were on that flight

Pete
by SpilsbyPete
Sun Oct 25, 2020 2:45 pm
Forum: Gando AB
Topic: Gando Ocean Sky 20 in October
Replies: 6
Views: 761

Re: Gando Ocean Sky 20 in October

TFSeagle13

Many thanks on the update

Anyone
It would be great to see a log
by SpilsbyPete
Sun Oct 18, 2020 1:29 pm
Forum: Warbirds, Replicas and Nostalgic Photography
Topic: Air to Air in the 90's
Replies: 8
Views: 856

Re: Air to Air in the 90's

Worth a look
You bet they are
by SpilsbyPete
Sat Oct 17, 2020 1:05 pm
Forum: Gando AB
Topic: Gando Ocean Sky 20 in October
Replies: 6
Views: 761

Gando Ocean Sky 20 in October

Many thanks to 100arw Info taken from the Non-UK Heads up Section Ocean Sky 2020 runs from October 17 to 30th at Gando. This years participants include 11, 12, 14, 15, 36 and 46 Wing. Plus an A400 for refuelling from 31 Wing. What is nice is the Spanish Navy will have their Harrier AV-8Bs present. O...
by SpilsbyPete
Fri Oct 16, 2020 1:09 pm
Forum: RAF Mildenhall
Topic: Request: List of resident Hercs present on 12th September
Replies: 11
Views: 3000

Re: Request: List of resident Hercs present on 12th September

Gents

Going through my "Want" Book
Has 11-5733 gone back to the US

Thanks in advance
Pete
by SpilsbyPete
Fri Oct 16, 2020 1:03 pm
Forum: RAF Coningsby
Topic: 14th Oct 2020
Replies: 4
Views: 780

Re: 14th Oct 2020

Guys

Many thanks on the speedy update on the Serial No

Mike

Qatari's v Omani's
Of course it's Qatari's
Shame on me
I worked in Dubai for 5 years and went to Doha at least 4 times

Pete
by SpilsbyPete
Wed Oct 14, 2020 6:51 pm
Forum: RAF Coningsby
Topic: 14th Oct 2020
Replies: 4
Views: 780

14th Oct 2020

Guys

Today 14th Oct was a VIP day at Coningsby for the Omani's

Visiting were
ZE708 Ba-146
G-MAOL AW-109
and a Puma
Can anyone identify the Serial for me

Thanks in advance
Pete
by SpilsbyPete
Mon Oct 05, 2020 12:26 pm
Forum: Current Military Photography
Topic: Italian Army Exercise
Replies: 7
Views: 885

Re: Italian Army Exercise

Fantastic

As always
Great to see something different
by SpilsbyPete
Wed Sep 23, 2020 8:22 pm
Forum: RAF Coningsby
Topic: Prefect and Texan over Coningsby 22nd Sept
Replies: 4
Views: 444

Re: Prefect and Texan over Coningsby 22nd Sept

I might be losing it

Of course it was a Prefect and not a Tutor

I have changed the Header
by SpilsbyPete
Wed Sep 23, 2020 1:19 pm
Forum: RAF Coningsby
Topic: Prefect and Texan over Coningsby 22nd Sept
Replies: 4
Views: 444

Prefect and Texan over Coningsby 22nd Sept

Gents

Yesterday 22nd Sept
A Prefect and Texan did a formation fly over Coningsby
The Prefect landed and the Texan carried on to where it was going
Did anyone get the serial of the Texan

Thanks in Advance
Pete
by SpilsbyPete
Sat Sep 19, 2020 12:59 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Mr Grumpy whinge
Replies: 41
Views: 1953

Re: Mr Grumpy whinge

I agree

On the the Coningsby Spotters Group

I See

As the BBMF flown today
or Wot time are they flying today

Did they ever go to school
by SpilsbyPete
Sat Sep 12, 2020 12:33 pm
Forum: RAF Coningsby
Topic: Wildcat at Coningsby on 10th Sept
Replies: 2
Views: 625

Re: Wildcat at Coningsby on 10th Sept

Gruncle 01

Many thanks on the update
This is the only new aircraft I have made at Coningsby since 4th March
and that was a USMC KC-130J 169534 (BH)

How I miss being out and about

Pete
by SpilsbyPete
Fri Sep 11, 2020 1:46 pm
Forum: RAF Coningsby
Topic: Wildcat at Coningsby on 10th Sept
Replies: 2
Views: 625

Wildcat at Coningsby on 10th Sept

Guys

Did anyone catch the Wildcat that stopped for a Gas and Go on Thurs 10th

Thanks in advance
Pete
by SpilsbyPete
Wed Aug 26, 2020 12:45 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Who is your least favourite TV presenter/'personality'?
Replies: 94
Views: 6712

Re: Who is your least favourite TV presenter/'personality'?

Wow

There's a lot of people out there that get on our nerves
Can I add to the list

David Mitchell and his wife Victoria Coren Mitchell
They always look down upon us mere mortals

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