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by falconfighting
Fri May 10, 2024 3:34 pm
Forum: The Fighter Control Mess
Topic: Drone near misses in Mach Loop (BBC report)
Replies: 38
Views: 3538

Re: Drone near misses in Mach Loop (BBC report)

Idiots - just like the red arrows who deployed their smoke en route to Valley 2 minutes before we turned into Cad in our Hawk. Hope they enjoyed their trip.
by falconfighting
Fri Apr 19, 2024 9:12 am
Forum: Southern England
Topic: Berkshire M4 motorway 18 April 2024
Replies: 7
Views: 1397

Re: Berkshire M4 motorway 18 April 2024

Possibly ZM733 and 735 were operating as NEMESIS and routed Staverton - Wales around 2.30pm so that would tie in, unless it was a Middle Wallop pair
by falconfighting
Thu Apr 18, 2024 4:11 pm
Forum: Fighter Control and Forum Technical Information
Topic: Headsup posts are becoming to cryptic
Replies: 9
Views: 780

Re: Headsup posts are becoming to cryptic

I am really struggling to understand a lot of the headsup posts in the last few months. Classic examples include missing out the aircraft type and talking about things without any context even if I look elsewhere in the topic suc as an example that sparked me to write this - 'it will be interesting...
by falconfighting
Thu Apr 18, 2024 2:23 pm
Forum: Fighter Control and Forum Technical Information
Topic: Headsup posts are becoming to cryptic
Replies: 9
Views: 780

Re: Headsup posts are becoming to cryptic

Thanks both for you polite replies - as I said there is a lot of hard work that goes into making this site great, just difficult and frustrating when you are reading a topic and have no idea what it is about.
by falconfighting
Thu Apr 18, 2024 1:25 pm
Forum: Fighter Control and Forum Technical Information
Topic: Headsup posts are becoming to cryptic
Replies: 9
Views: 780

Headsup posts are becoming to cryptic

I am really struggling to understand a lot of the headsup posts in the last few months. Classic examples include missing out the aircraft type and talking about things without any context even if I look elsewhere in the topic suc as an example that sparked me to write this - 'it will be interesting ...
by falconfighting
Thu Apr 18, 2024 12:32 pm
Forum: RIAT
Topic: Royal International Air Tattoo 2024 General Discussion Thread
Replies: 489
Views: 82284

Re: Royal International Air Tattoo 2024 General Discussion Thread

Just hope that after previous events, they don't put a star of the show on after the Chinook #overstayedwelcome #nomig #sunstealer
by falconfighting
Wed Apr 10, 2024 2:45 pm
Forum: Recent Serial tie up area
Topic: CYXX - Abbotsford July 30th 2023 - Request missing serials
Replies: 3
Views: 1710

Re: CYXX - Abbotsford July 30th 2023 - Request missing serials

Apparently there is at least one RCAF CC-130 stored at CYXX - 130319
by falconfighting
Wed Apr 10, 2024 9:24 am
Forum: Recent Serial tie up area
Topic: CYXX - Abbotsford July 30th 2023 - Request missing serials
Replies: 3
Views: 1710

Re: CYXX - Abbotsford July 30th 2023 - Request missing serials

The third Tracker was never converted to a fire bomber. It is an ex Royal Canadian Navy CS2F-2, C-FLRD

https://www.airliners.net/photo/Untitle ... /1588919/L
by falconfighting
Fri Jan 19, 2024 9:49 am
Forum: Current Military Photography
Topic: Lakenheath 16/01
Replies: 3
Views: 1427

Re: Lakenheath 16/01

5 and 22 are fantastic
by falconfighting
Tue Dec 19, 2023 4:54 pm
Forum: Old Serial tie up area
Topic: Lyneham March 2000 TU-154
Replies: 3
Views: 1227

Re: Lyneham March 2000 TU-154

Wow - what a small world. Glad to have been of help.
by falconfighting
Fri Dec 15, 2023 10:19 am
Forum: Old Serial tie up area
Topic: Lyneham March 2000 TU-154
Replies: 3
Views: 1227

Re: Lyneham March 2000 TU-154

I think there was only 1 Czech TU-154 in service at that time - Serial 1016 - it was very active that year.
by falconfighting
Wed Dec 13, 2023 2:53 pm
Forum: Recent Serial tie up area
Topic: Kaunas-S Dariaus/S Gireno, Lithuania (EYKS) 25.11.2023
Replies: 1
Views: 1677

Re: Kaunas-S Dariaus/S Gireno, Lithuania (EYKS) 25.11.2023

Unsure of any i/d's but they were used in a flypast to celebrate 105 years of the Lithuianium army over Vilnius
by falconfighting
Mon Oct 30, 2023 11:12 am
Forum: Current Military Photography
Topic: AAC Gazelle final flight to Fleetlands
Replies: 16
Views: 2594

Re: AAC Gazelle final flight to Fleetlands

Great set of images, such a shame there was so little publicity compared to other aircraft that have departed in recent years
by falconfighting
Wed Sep 20, 2023 11:07 am
Forum: Current Military Photography
Topic: Cobra Warrior 23-2 + extras
Replies: 15
Views: 2342

Re: Cobra Warrior 23-2 + extras

Brilliant range in lovely light
by falconfighting
Wed Sep 20, 2023 11:04 am
Forum: Current Military Photography
Topic: Lakenheath Friday 15th
Replies: 10
Views: 1472

Re: Lakenheath Friday 15th

very very very nice
by falconfighting
Mon Sep 04, 2023 7:01 am
Forum: Airshow & Event Photography
Topic: ZigAirMeet 23 from above
Replies: 31
Views: 4415

Re: ZigAirMeet 23 from above

Absolutely stunning Mic, although am sure you moaned to me once about climbing up the slope to Deptford when we were with my nephew!

Way better than anything I have seen including Axalp.

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