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by raameagle
Tue Sep 08, 2020 7:58 am
Forum: RAF Fairford
Topic: 7-9-20
Replies: 6
Views: 1797

Re: 7-9-20

For those making notes of such things, Monday's callsign was LARVA01 not LAVA.

Regards

Mark
by raameagle
Mon Sep 07, 2020 8:35 am
Forum: Tracking Info
Topic: 7-9-20 B52
Replies: 84
Views: 6540

Re: 7-9-20 B52

No!
TomTwin wrote:
Mon Sep 07, 2020 8:34 am
Al dunn wrote:
Mon Sep 07, 2020 8:22 am
BUSH 11/12 ETD 1030z

They will not return this evening
Airframe swap?
by raameagle
Sun Sep 06, 2020 9:23 am
Forum: RAF Marham
Topic: USMC F-35 September 2020?
Replies: 150
Views: 23337

Re: USMC F-35 September 2020?

Phil, all, This is page 5 of this thread. On page 4 somebody has very kindly posted the co-ordinates of where to park and where to go to look into the sheds. A simple use of the 'ruler' on Google Earth will give you the distance from the road to the sheds. There have been numerous posts above statin...
by raameagle
Fri Sep 04, 2020 6:40 pm
Forum: RAF Marham
Topic: USMC F-35 September 2020?
Replies: 150
Views: 23337

Re: USMC F-35 September 2020?

Go at the weekend or in the evening when the road is quieter. An evening visit will also put the sun behind you, that’s assuming that it’s out lol. I will be doing so for CF00 if I can’t make a day visit to catch them flying.
Regards
Mark
by raameagle
Wed Aug 19, 2020 11:40 am
Forum: The Fighter Control Mess
Topic: F-117s in Red Flag 20-3
Replies: 6
Views: 1632

Re: F-117s in Red Flag 20-3

Ultimately nobody knows for certain what they are doing and those that do know won’t be cleared to release that kind of info to anybody let alone to the readers of FC lol. It’s a bit like somebody saying that they are in the SAS. If they are telling you that they are, then they really aren’t. It’s g...
by raameagle
Mon Aug 17, 2020 8:54 pm
Forum: Current Military Photography
Topic: Norvenich 17-08-2020
Replies: 17
Views: 1491

Re: Norvenich 17-08-2020

H@BHX,

Plenty of info here. https://forum.scramble.nl/viewtopic.php ... 50#p973650

Regards

Mark
by raameagle
Wed Aug 12, 2020 2:39 pm
Forum: RAF Lakenheath
Topic: Retro 71/74
Replies: 10
Views: 1608

Re: Retro 71/74

From a friend who went up there an hour or so after they arrived David, yes and yes.

Regards

Mark
by raameagle
Wed Aug 05, 2020 8:36 am
Forum: RAF St Mawgan & Newquay
Topic: LOG: Newquay 4th August 2020
Replies: 0
Views: 253

LOG: Newquay 4th August 2020

Hi,

I called in here to see an ex AAC Lynx XZ607. Also noted were (non Museum stuff):

Griffins ZJ240 and ZJ707

Hawk XX161, XX200 coded CO, XX281 and XX324

Regards

Mark
by raameagle
Thu Jul 23, 2020 9:45 pm
Forum: RAF Brize Norton
Topic: Gazelles. Roadrunners.
Replies: 7
Views: 743

Re: Gazelles. Roadrunners.

AFAIK, Gazelle maintenance is now done at Fleetlands.
Regards
Mark
by raameagle
Thu Jul 09, 2020 1:08 pm
Forum: RNAS Yeovilton, Yeovil Westlands & Merryfield
Topic: Yeovil (Westland) Sightings Summer 2020
Replies: 120
Views: 12009

Re: Yeovil (Westland) Sightings Summer 2020

An update at 1400L

AW101 0279 still outside but on main apron, tower end.
Merlin ZH829 still parked at the 09 end.
Lynx ZH583, Merlin ZJ995 and an AAC Wildcat all on main apron.

Regards

Mark
by raameagle
Thu Jun 25, 2020 10:29 pm
Forum: RNAS Culdrose & Predannack
Topic: Request: Does anybody know which Dutch NH90 is currently at Culdrose please?
Replies: 6
Views: 756

Re: Request: Does anybody know which Dutch NH90 is currently at Culdrose please?

Thanks Paul. It does seem like there is one operating off ‘Cornwall’ though 😀
Regards
Mark
by raameagle
Thu Jun 25, 2020 11:08 am
Forum: RNAS Yeovilton, Yeovil Westlands & Merryfield
Topic: Yeovil (Westland) Sightings Summer 2020
Replies: 120
Views: 12009

Re: Yeovil (Westland) Sightings Summer 2020

It did a rotors running refuel at Shoreham before departing to Switzerland and onto Italy.
Regards
Mark
by raameagle
Mon Jun 15, 2020 7:21 pm
Forum: RNAS Yeovilton, Yeovil Westlands & Merryfield
Topic: Yeovil (Westland) Sightings Summer 2020
Replies: 120
Views: 12009

Re: Yeovil (Westland) Sightings Summer 2020

Monday 15th June 1425-1710L

Wildcats ZZ378, 395 and 404 (the latter had no rotors and was all taped up)
AW101 ZZ109 for Norway

Regards

Mark
by raameagle
Sat Jun 13, 2020 8:02 pm
Forum: Old Serial tie up area
Topic: Tustin + El Toro 25/4/1997
Replies: 10
Views: 1035

Re: Tustin + El Toro 25/4/1997

plmc135,
Would you be so kind and post your log for Tustin please? I too have a load of queries from that time.
Many thanks
Mark
by raameagle
Fri Jun 05, 2020 1:20 pm
Forum: Southern England
Topic: Mov Farnborough NATO 02 C-17
Replies: 2
Views: 887

Re: Mov Farnborough NATO 02 C-17

and departed about 30 minutes later.
Regards
Mark
by raameagle
Wed Jun 03, 2020 9:35 am
Forum: The Fighter Control Mess
Topic: Corridor Question
Replies: 2
Views: 696

Re: Corridor Question

Correct robg. No need to travel the full length of the corridor if there is nothing in the airway to affect a 'resume own-navigation' turn.
Regards
Mark
by raameagle
Tue Apr 14, 2020 8:56 am
Forum: The Fighter Control Mess
Topic: RAF Mildenhall to close. Lakenheath to get F-35 by 2020
Replies: 1383
Views: 363389

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

The F-35A is due at Lakenheath in late 2021.
Regards
Mark
by raameagle
Fri Apr 10, 2020 10:55 am
Forum: The Fighter Control Mess
Topic: Passenger accidentally ejects from Rafale
Replies: 16
Views: 3418

Re: Passenger accidentally ejects from Rafale

I had a flight in a Hawk T.2 in 2016 and I was able to eject myself from the rear seat if necessary leaving the pilot sat up front or he could eject us both if required. As for the seat selection setup in the Rafale in question, given the rest of the complacency that’s emerging it is no surprise at ...

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