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by das
Sat May 25, 2019 8:14 am
Forum: Cambridge Airport
Topic: Cambridge to close ..... eventually
Replies: 3
Views: 582

Re: Cambridge to close ..... eventually

Maybe relevant, housing application for Wyton airfield was turned down

Ray
by das
Wed Jan 23, 2019 3:13 pm
Forum: Warbirds, Replicas and Nostalgic Photography
Topic: Old KC135's and KC10's
Replies: 17
Views: 1270

Re: Old KC135's and KC10's

Fantastic thanks for sharing

Ray2
by das
Mon Nov 19, 2018 1:43 pm
Forum: The Fighter Control Mess
Topic: RAF Mildenhall to close. Lakenheath to get F-35 by 2020
Replies: 870
Views: 267715

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

And all this to replace a perfectly good base....
by das
Thu Oct 04, 2018 3:28 pm
Forum: Current Military Photography
Topic: Marine 11/12 Holbeach 3.10.18
Replies: 9
Views: 1526

Re: Marine 11/12 Holbeach 3.10.18

Cheers Thunderbolt.
by das
Thu Oct 04, 2018 2:51 pm
Forum: Current Military Photography
Topic: Marine 11/12 Holbeach 3.10.18
Replies: 9
Views: 1526

Re: Marine 11/12 Holbeach 3.10.18

These appear to be flying out of Raf Wyton,does anyone know ?
by das
Mon Aug 20, 2018 3:40 pm
Forum: The Fighter Control Mess
Topic: RAF Alconbury F-5 Gate Guard
Replies: 32
Views: 3979

Re: RAF Alconbury F-5 Gate Guard

Its is still there.
by das
Fri Aug 03, 2018 4:50 pm
Forum: The Fighter Control Mess
Topic: What is your top 3 aircraft of all time
Replies: 59
Views: 3385

Re: What is your top 3 aircraft of all time

RF-4C
KC-135R
Canberra PR9

Ray
by das
Fri Jul 20, 2018 3:15 pm
Forum: Current Military Photography
Topic: Moose fest at the Hall.
Replies: 13
Views: 2428

Re: Moose fest at the Hall.

Lovely shots. For info, the Alaskan C-17As are now possessed by the 176thWG, and the 3rdWg is now the associate unit.

Ray
by das
Sun Jun 10, 2018 5:57 am
Forum: The Fighter Control Mess
Topic: Least favourite aircraft?
Replies: 90
Views: 7846

Re: Least favourite aircraft?

:grr: Instead of using a word which some people, perhaps most people might find "inappropriate " (Rule 1; http://www.fightercontrol.co.uk/forum/viewtopic.php?f=6&t=24285), why not use the Smilie, :grr: ? 1 - No swearing or offensive language/behaviour of any nature in any section of the forum.  I d...
by das
Sun Jun 03, 2018 8:53 pm
Forum: The Fighter Control Mess
Topic: Least favourite aircraft?
Replies: 90
Views: 7846

Re: Least favourite aircraft?

The Phantom wrote:
Sun Jun 03, 2018 7:02 pm
das wrote:
Sun Jun 03, 2018 9:30 am
I'm still at a loss as to which word is inappropriate? Seriously.

Ray
I've no idea. But being that no moderator took offence to it, it couldn't have been a problem!
cheers
by das
Sun Jun 03, 2018 9:30 am
Forum: The Fighter Control Mess
Topic: Least favourite aircraft?
Replies: 90
Views: 7846

Re: Least favourite aircraft?

I'm still at a loss as to which word is inappropriate? Seriously.

Ray
by das
Sat Jun 02, 2018 4:16 pm
Forum: The Fighter Control Mess
Topic: Least favourite aircraft?
Replies: 90
Views: 7846

Re: Least favourite aircraft?

F-35, pig ugly and agree with all the sentiments above on the subject of what I call the flying dog turd. Very, very noisy too, LN residents won't like them Ray You have a strange turn of phrase. Inappropriate word in your post, you might benefit from reading the Forum rules. ;) Just my opinion of ...
by das
Sun May 27, 2018 1:02 pm
Forum: RAF Mildenhall
Topic: Frequency List Request
Replies: 7
Views: 1397

Re: Frequency List Request

Also 279.050 is a very busy radar freq.
by das
Sun May 27, 2018 8:49 am
Forum: The Fighter Control Mess
Topic: Performance take offs
Replies: 32
Views: 3078

Re: Performance take offs

Oh for the days when Eagles did it as standard....

Ray
by das
Sun May 27, 2018 8:45 am
Forum: The Fighter Control Mess
Topic: F-35 " Nickname " Panther.
Replies: 30
Views: 3199

Re: F-35 " Nickname " Panther.

I call it the flying dog turd lol

Ray
by das
Sun May 27, 2018 8:42 am
Forum: The Fighter Control Mess
Topic: Least favourite aircraft?
Replies: 90
Views: 7846

Re: Least favourite aircraft?

F-35, pig ugly and agree with all the sentiments above on the subject of what I call the flying dog turd. Very, very noisy too, LN residents won't like them

Ray
by das
Thu Apr 05, 2018 3:58 pm
Forum: Current Military Photography
Topic: Reaper in a row 3rd April 2018
Replies: 21
Views: 2735

Re: Reaper in a row 3rd April 2018

Superb shots !
by das
Wed Mar 21, 2018 3:05 pm
Forum: The Fighter Control Mess
Topic: 277.625
Replies: 5
Views: 1065

Re: 277.625

Was just wondering as have heard loads of eagles using it whilst showing on ADSB flying through the Lichfield where as before I only ever heard it infrequently with U2s or Warton aircraft coming down from the north.As for 292.525,I haven't heard that used for months.
by das
Wed Mar 21, 2018 12:11 pm
Forum: The Fighter Control Mess
Topic: 277.625
Replies: 5
Views: 1065

277.625

Hi all,can anyone confirm if 277.625 is now the Lichfield corridor freq,cheers.
by das
Wed Feb 14, 2018 10:56 pm
Forum: The Fighter Control Mess
Topic: How many USAF C-135s have you seen?
Replies: 96
Views: 10984

Re: How many USAF C-135s have you seen?

I have 60-0351 noted 4 times between 2005 and 2009 with 100th ARW based at Mildenhall. 62-4133 only seen once 23/03/2003 climbing out of Mildenhall over Brandon. 00351 left the 100th ARW 12-DEC-2006 as QID 98, visited as ADOBE 02 with the 319th ARW on 22/23-JUN-2007, and has never been back since Ray

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