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by Vulcan74
Thu Mar 21, 2019 5:49 pm
Forum: The Fighter Control Mess
Topic: Red Arrows RAF Scampton air base to be sold off
Replies: 142
Views: 10531

Re: Red Arrows RAF Scampton air base to be sold off

I wouldn't have thought it would be this year, maybe 2021?
by Vulcan74
Thu Mar 21, 2019 4:28 pm
Forum: The Fighter Control Mess
Topic: Red Arrows RAF Scampton air base to be sold off
Replies: 142
Views: 10531

Re: Red Arrows RAF Scampton air base to be sold off

I wonder when they will make the final decision then, this choice for 3 bases has not just happened overnight.
by Vulcan74
Thu Mar 21, 2019 1:25 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: RIP Brexit
Replies: 50
Views: 1986

Re: RIP Brexit

Theresa May is only trying to follow through what the British public voted for, which was to leave. She is doing her best but is being thwarted by both sides in parliament. Apart from Theresa May could anyone else in parliament do a better job, the answer is no. This vote was not just about trade, b...
by Vulcan74
Wed Mar 20, 2019 12:01 pm
Forum: The Fighter Control Mess
Topic: RAF Mildenhall to close. Lakenheath to get F-35 by 2020
Replies: 858
Views: 259822

Re: RAF Mildenhall to close. Lakenheath to get F-35 by 2020

Are they still going to have F-15S as well as F-35s at Lakenheath in 2020 onwards. Our are the F-15s been totally replaced by the F-35 at Lakenheath?
by Vulcan74
Tue Mar 19, 2019 6:13 pm
Forum: The Fighter Control Mess
Topic: Red Arrows RAF Scampton air base to be sold off
Replies: 142
Views: 10531

Re: Red Arrows RAF Scampton air base to be sold off

Do we know what year they are looking to move to their new base?
by Vulcan74
Tue Mar 19, 2019 2:05 pm
Forum: The Fighter Control Mess
Topic: Red Arrows RAF Scampton air base to be sold off
Replies: 142
Views: 10531

Re: Red Arrows RAF Scampton air base to be sold off

I think RAF Leeming is the main contender with the hawk T1 already there. I doubt it will be Waddington due to the lack of space. Wittering I may be wrong, but does not make sense, I doubt it will be Cranwell as they are to busy. But who knows what will happen!!
by Vulcan74
Sat Mar 16, 2019 12:08 pm
Forum: Current Military Photography
Topic: Recent A-10's
Replies: 14
Views: 2612

Re: Recent A-10's

Brings back good memoires when these were based in the UK and see them flying around Lincolnshire everyday.
by Vulcan74
Thu Mar 07, 2019 6:11 pm
Forum: RAF Waddington
Topic: RAF Voyager Waddington?
Replies: 0
Views: 426

RAF Voyager Waddington?

Now we have seen the C-5M Galaxy at Waddington, anyone seen an RAF Voyager there yet, as I have yet to see one in the circuit.
by Vulcan74
Thu Mar 07, 2019 4:43 pm
Forum: RAF Waddington
Topic: C-5M Galaxy Lands At Waddington.
Replies: 1
Views: 272

C-5M Galaxy Lands At Waddington.

A C-5M Galaxy landed at RAF Waddington the other day.
by Vulcan74
Tue Mar 05, 2019 1:19 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: What made you laugh today?
Replies: 145
Views: 18081

Re: What made you laugh today?

BBC1 Warren with Martin Clunes absolutely brilliant could not stop laughing.
by Vulcan74
Tue Mar 05, 2019 12:54 pm
Forum: The Fighter Control Mess
Topic: RAF Finningley Sliver Jubilee Print 1977?
Replies: 8
Views: 857

Re: RAF Finningley Sliver Jubilee Print 1977?

Thanks for the pics, I was just testing!!
by Vulcan74
Sat Mar 02, 2019 6:08 pm
Forum: The Fighter Control Mess
Topic: RAF Finningley Sliver Jubilee Print 1977?
Replies: 8
Views: 857

RAF Finningley Sliver Jubilee Print 1977?

Evening All

Does anyone know if there was ever a print produced with all the aircraft on at RAF Finningley Review 1977?
by Vulcan74
Wed Feb 27, 2019 5:45 pm
Forum: The Fighter Control Mess
Topic: B-52H Gunners Position?
Replies: 0
Views: 619

B-52H Gunners Position?

Evening All

Does anyone know if the seat next to the EWO on the B-52H is occupied (expect for pax.) As the gunners position was phased out 91.
by Vulcan74
Tue Feb 26, 2019 1:09 pm
Forum: The Fighter Control Mess
Topic: Aicraft ATC Traffic Clock Postions?
Replies: 4
Views: 773

Re: Aicraft ATC Traffic Clock Postions?

I like it!!
by Vulcan74
Mon Feb 25, 2019 3:39 pm
Forum: The Fighter Control Mess
Topic: RAF Lightning Firebirds ?
Replies: 8
Views: 1124

Re: RAF Lightning Firebirds ?

I presume they used the callsign Firebirds 1- 9, like the Red Arrows Reds 1-9.
by Vulcan74
Mon Feb 25, 2019 2:11 pm
Forum: The Fighter Control Mess
Topic: RAF Lightning Firebirds ?
Replies: 8
Views: 1124

Re: RAF Lightning Firebirds ?

The good old days have gone!!
by Vulcan74
Sun Feb 24, 2019 1:49 pm
Forum: The Fighter Control Mess
Topic: RAF Lightning Firebirds ?
Replies: 8
Views: 1124

RAF Lightning Firebirds ?

Afternoon All

Anyone remember seeing the Lightning Firebirds of the 60's. I know they started in 63 but what year did they finish?
by Vulcan74
Sat Feb 23, 2019 9:37 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: UK Banks Service?
Replies: 11
Views: 384

Re: UK Banks Service?

With bank statements they want everyone to go online and paperless, so they don't have to send paper statements out.
by Vulcan74
Sat Feb 23, 2019 9:26 pm
Forum: The Fighter Control Mess
Topic: F-35 UK?
Replies: 24
Views: 2716

Re: F-35 UK?

Hopefully see them soon above Lincolnshire.
by Vulcan74
Sat Feb 23, 2019 7:53 pm
Forum: The Fighter Control Mess
Topic: F-35 UK?
Replies: 24
Views: 2716

F-35 UK?

Anyone seen any F-35 activity in the Uk recently?

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