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by acw367
Sat Nov 16, 2019 10:47 pm
Forum: Warbirds, Replicas and Nostalgic Photography
Topic: A Few from August 1988
Replies: 7
Views: 393

Re: A Few from August 1988

eLaReF wrote:
Sat Nov 16, 2019 10:15 pm
Phil H wrote:
Sat Nov 16, 2019 9:18 pm
I hope they are worth a look.
As far as I'm concerned, if it's got 8 props, it's definitely worth a look
As far as I'm concerned, if it's got a Tremblers Phantom, it's definitely worth a look!
by acw367
Sat Nov 16, 2019 10:35 pm
Forum: Warbirds, Replicas and Nostalgic Photography
Topic: 54 Sqn Exchange - Cervia 88
Replies: 11
Views: 685

Re: 54 Sqn Exchange - Cervia 88

Now nobody has a big enough air force commit a full Squadron to do Squadron exchanges and take a Herc with them.
by acw367
Sun Nov 10, 2019 1:32 pm
Forum: Warbirds, Replicas and Nostalgic Photography
Topic: A few mixed props
Replies: 7
Views: 740

Re: A few mixed props

Great. Still sad that I missed that Aero Ae-45 G-APRR when it was masquerading as a Heinkel on the show circuit.
by acw367
Sat Nov 09, 2019 9:11 pm
Forum: Warbirds, Replicas and Nostalgic Photography
Topic: Gifu, Nagoya and Tokyo Museums Sept 2019
Replies: 4
Views: 574

Re: Gifu, Nagoya and Tokyo Museums Sept 2019

Nice. I was in the Yasukuni museum, four days ahead of you on 16 Sep. Really interesting the whole way round and the Judy looks great.
ACW367
by acw367
Sat Nov 09, 2019 9:01 pm
Forum: Warbirds, Replicas and Nostalgic Photography
Topic: Antonovs through the years - Pic heavy
Replies: 2
Views: 515

Antonovs through the years - Pic heavy

Here are my scans of the military Antonov's I have seen through the years. 2105 Antonov An-12BP and 1407 Tupolev Tu-134 Czechoslovak Air Force IAT Fairford 17 July 1991 https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/48559650742_beee9cb52c_b.jpg 2105 1407 IAT Fairford 17 July 1991 by ACW367 , on Flickr 52+07 An...
by acw367
Mon Oct 21, 2019 10:54 pm
Forum: Monthly Photo Competition
Topic: October 2019 Photo of the Month Competition
Replies: 13
Views: 1801

Re: October 2019 Photo of the Month Competition

The flypast at the end of the National Anthems for the NFL game between the Tampa Bay Buccaneers and the Carolina Panthers from the stands in Tottenham Stadium on 13 October 2019. Thank you RAF Benson. https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/48893465088_f6c50ed010_b.jpg Alien Flight Flypast NFL Tottenha...
by acw367
Sun Oct 13, 2019 11:03 pm
Forum: Current Military Photography
Topic: NFL Flypast Tottenham 13 October
Replies: 5
Views: 1476

NFL Flypast Tottenham 13 October

Alien Flight of RAF Puma and Chinooks executes a perfect flypast on the last note of the National Anthem for the NFL game between the Carolina Panthers and the Tampa Bay Buccaneers at Tottenham Stadium. https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/48893465088_f6c50ed010_b.jpg Alien Flight Flypast NFL Tottenh...
by acw367
Thu Oct 10, 2019 9:48 pm
Forum: Recent Serial tie up area
Topic: Atsugi Japan USN MH-60R code 04 - September 2019
Replies: 2
Views: 196

Atsugi Japan USN MH-60R code 04 - September 2019

Visited Tokyo city in mid September and photographed the underside of a US Navy MH-60R that flashed over the city roofs. Guessing it was out of NAF Atsugi on the edge of the city. Readable under the cockpit door is the code 04 , but the tail letters are obscured. Does anyone have a recent log of MH-...
by acw367
Fri Sep 06, 2019 10:51 pm
Forum: Warbirds, Replicas and Nostalgic Photography
Topic: Farnborough 1992 Russian Invasion
Replies: 4
Views: 598

Re: Farnborough 1992 Russian Invasion

That was an awesome line-up that year. I always wondered how accurate the rocket pods on the An-72 would actually be - and what the hell they actually planned to use rockets for in the border guard role.
by acw367
Fri Aug 30, 2019 11:43 pm
Forum: Warbirds, Replicas and Nostalgic Photography
Topic: Mostly going Dutch #3
Replies: 3
Views: 377

Re: Mostly going Dutch #3

Never complain with Dutch F-16 special schemes. They have many classic schemes over many years.
by acw367
Sun Aug 18, 2019 12:56 am
Forum: Scotland and Ireland
Topic: Aberdeen tonight
Replies: 8
Views: 551

Re: Aberdeen tonight

Hex and Callsign on FR24 for the inbound from Iceland to Aberdeen were CFVGY C03829
by acw367
Tue Aug 13, 2019 11:48 pm
Forum: Warbirds, Replicas and Nostalgic Photography
Topic: The French Connection #3
Replies: 3
Views: 635

Re: The French Connection #3

Lovely set. Nice to see a C-135 and that MIrage 3 at Farnborough.
by acw367
Sat Aug 10, 2019 3:55 am
Forum: The Fighter Control Mess
Topic: Remembering The Jet Set...........
Replies: 4
Views: 1005

Re: Remembering The Jet Set...........

Was watching the PBS America Channel and to my surprise on came the STV Made Jet Set Programme narrated by Ewan McGregor about 15 Sqdn Tornado GR.4 Trainee Pilots at RAF Lossiemouth, always remember how well made it was. Anyway got me thinking I wonder now that the Tornado GR.4 is out of service wh...
by acw367
Sat Aug 10, 2019 3:47 am
Forum: The Fighter Control Mess
Topic: Remembering The Jet Set...........
Replies: 4
Views: 1005

Re: Remembering The Jet Set...........

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by acw367
Sat Aug 10, 2019 3:25 am
Forum: The Fighter Control Mess
Topic: what happens to old/obsolete missiles?
Replies: 8
Views: 1685

Re: what happens to old/obsolete missiles?

This is a serious question as i realised the other day that the RAF no longer uses the sidewinder or the sparrow/skyflash on their current aircraft so how do the MOD dispose of them? are they sold on or dismantled ?,sorry if this has been covered before but i thought someone on this knowledgeable f...
by acw367
Sat Jul 27, 2019 7:40 pm
Forum: Current Military Photography
Topic: 3 Sundays @ Phoenix Mesa Gateway Airport
Replies: 18
Views: 3614

Re: 3 Sundays @ Phoenix Mesa Gateway Airport

Lovely set. And you sneaked in the unpainted Bombardier Global 7500 prototype behind the T-38.
by acw367
Sun Jul 14, 2019 2:33 pm
Forum: Warbirds, Replicas and Nostalgic Photography
Topic: Fairford 30, 20 and 10 years ago
Replies: 2
Views: 1025

Fairford 30, 20 and 10 years ago

A few from IAT and RIAT Fairford from 30 years ago, 20 years ago and 10 years ago. 30 years ago IAT 1989 ZD949 Lockheed TriStar K1 RAF IAT Fairford 19 July 1989 https://live.staticflickr.com/3745/13412891123_f8c8fa387d_c.jpg ZD949 IAT Fairford 19 July 1989 by ACW367 , on Flickr H-81 Aérospatiale SE....
by acw367
Thu Jun 27, 2019 8:37 am
Forum: The Fighter Control Mess
Topic: Exercise Tri Lightning Eastern Med
Replies: 5
Views: 1698

Exercise Tri Lightning Eastern Med

Interesting exercise US, UK and Israeli F-35 exercising and networking together over the Eastern Med https://www.afcent.af.mil/News/article/1886852/

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