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by 100arw
Sat Oct 12, 2019 9:29 pm
Forum: Prestwick
Topic: Joint Warrior 192
Replies: 180
Views: 8662

Re: Joint Warrior 192

Sunfish 01 advised Prestwick closed 01.00-02.00am
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by 100arw
Thu Oct 10, 2019 9:25 am
Forum: Prestwick
Topic: Joint Warrior 192
Replies: 180
Views: 8662

Re: Joint Warrior 192

AyrForce1,

Dare I even ask if you would have mentioned it if it had been a male pilot?
by 100arw
Wed Sep 25, 2019 11:43 am
Forum: The Fighter Control Mess
Topic: Combat Aviation Brigade swap over Oct 19
Replies: 43
Views: 2729

Re: Combat Aviation Brigade swap over Oct 19

No dates, but via US Army for some info: <<Soldiers with the 2nd Armored Brigade Combat Team, 1st Cavalry Division, and 3rd Combat Aviation Brigade, 3rd Infantry Division, are slated to deploy to Europe in mid-October in support of Atlantic Resolve. The incoming armored rotation is based out of Fort...
by 100arw
Fri Sep 13, 2019 9:35 pm
Forum: RAF Leuchars
Topic: exercise chameleon
Replies: 154
Views: 9261

Re: exercise chameleon

C130 went to Brize this evening
by 100arw
Thu Sep 12, 2019 12:45 pm
Forum: RAF Fairford
Topic: B2s tracking
Replies: 8
Views: 1279

Re: B2s tracking

Short answer is yes - providing you know the squawk code. Then your Planeplotter may match that to the aircraft Mode A code.
by 100arw
Wed Sep 11, 2019 2:22 pm
Forum: RAF Leuchars
Topic: exercise chameleon
Replies: 154
Views: 9261

Re: exercise chameleon

Albert heading Brize and "maybe" SC7 C-GKOA heading Leuchars, as it had left Brize and is now heading north up the Yorkshire coast.
by 100arw
Tue Sep 10, 2019 9:43 pm
Forum: RAF Leuchars
Topic: exercise chameleon
Replies: 154
Views: 9261

Re: exercise chameleon

Unknown74:
Take your pick of the three involved: ZK556, ZK559 and ZK560
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by 100arw
Tue Sep 10, 2019 4:40 pm
Forum: RAF Leuchars
Topic: exercise chameleon
Replies: 154
Views: 9261

Re: exercise chameleon

Unknown74 Since the demise of the Sea King and special Lynx squadron, the Merlin has never been tasked on Chameleon - despite being anticipated. Crews providing pax transport for the exercise come from special trained Chinook crews. Maybe you are confusing the Lemon Sole/Faraday Field SF series of e...
by 100arw
Tue Sep 10, 2019 10:45 am
Forum: RAF Leuchars
Topic: exercise chameleon
Replies: 154
Views: 9261

Re: exercise chameleon

Balamorybuzzed;

Thank you. At least you posted a Leuchars movement, which is more than most forum members have done, who stand outside the burger van each day.
by 100arw
Sat Sep 07, 2019 1:05 pm
Forum: RAF Leuchars
Topic: exercise chameleon
Replies: 154
Views: 9261

Re: exercise chameleon

C130 and 2 AH64s have been up .
Paradrops this evening 1945-0215
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by 100arw
Thu Sep 05, 2019 2:23 pm
Forum: RAF Leuchars
Topic: exercise chameleon
Replies: 154
Views: 9261

Re: exercise chameleon

Looks like a Danish C130 also just landed. But thanks Venom for the updates. They are appreciated by those unable to get there.
by 100arw
Thu Sep 05, 2019 11:31 am
Forum: Airshow & Event Photography
Topic: MAKS 2019, Zhukovsky
Replies: 13
Views: 1098

Re: MAKS 2019, Zhukovsky

Due to a lack of foreign invites, plus a few other reasons, most agree this years show was not as good as previous ones.
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by 100arw
Mon Sep 02, 2019 9:00 am
Forum: RAF Leuchars
Topic: exercise chameleon
Replies: 154
Views: 9261

Re: exercise chameleon

Zorro 1 headed Leuchars to Leeming. CV22s have been reported as heading to Keflavik with MC130 Fondu Flight
by 100arw
Thu Aug 29, 2019 10:22 pm
Forum: RAF Fairford
Topic: Friday flying
Replies: 12
Views: 938

Re: Friday flying

Friday is a media event. RDV at 09.30 for a 11.00 to 12.30 brief with crews and some B-2s available for photography.
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by 100arw
Sat Aug 10, 2019 9:40 am
Forum: RAF Waddington
Topic: Ex Cobra Warrior parking restrictions
Replies: 282
Views: 28688

Re: Ex Cobra Warrior parking restrictions

romeo bravo,
Not sure where you get that idea about Russia. This was back in July outside Kubinka Airbase.

Image1kub by monitoring-matters.com, on Flickr
by 100arw
Wed Aug 07, 2019 12:26 pm
Forum: RAF Fairford
Topic: PAX flt from Whiteman 21st Aug ??
Replies: 65
Views: 11348

Re: PAX flt from Whiteman 21st Aug ??

Ex Ample Strike starts 28th and uses bomber assets for its JTACS.
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by 100arw
Tue Aug 06, 2019 1:56 pm
Forum: RAF Waddington
Topic: Ex Cobra Warrior parking restrictions
Replies: 282
Views: 28688

Re: Ex Cobra Warrior parking restrictions

Posted on Twitter at 14.11 by @RAFWaddington: <<There is a rumor circulating that we are introducing a charge for using the Wave viewing area car park. This is not true. The Wave is free for anyone to use within its opening hours, although we may have to introduce restrictions if the area gets too b...
by 100arw
Tue Aug 06, 2019 9:26 am
Forum: RAF Waddington
Topic: Ex Cobra Warrior parking restrictions
Replies: 282
Views: 28688

Re: Ex Cobra Warrior parking restrictions

I think most have overlooked the additional problems that will be caused if protesters from the likes of the Palestine Solidarity Campaign, and the Campaign Against Arms Trade attend, who started complaining about the exercise back in January.
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by 100arw
Mon Aug 05, 2019 12:22 pm
Forum: Warbirds, Replicas and Nostalgic Photography
Topic: Zehdenick - Dirk Schloepping Collection
Replies: 4
Views: 840

Re: Zehdenick - Dirk Schloepping Collection

Should anyone require the actual location, this may help: https://tinyurl.com/y24p7kp6
by 100arw
Wed Jul 31, 2019 10:41 am
Forum: The Fighter Control Mess
Topic: US F15e pilot displays Welsh flag over Snowdonia
Replies: 42
Views: 5196

Re: US F15e pilot displays Welsh flag over Snowdonia

<<If it’s something they can lose their job over I doubt they’d be stupid enough to do it whilst still at base. >>

Maybe they trusted photographers not to pass it to the media. But who knows.

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