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by big john
Tue Mar 19, 2019 9:51 am
Forum: RAF Northolt
Topic: runway closure
Replies: 17
Views: 3649

Re: runway closure

At least one flight on most weekdays. the occasional flight at weekends.
by big john
Mon Mar 18, 2019 8:15 pm
Forum: RAF Northolt
Topic: Kittyhawk 91
Replies: 1
Views: 223

Kittyhawk 91

Kittyhawk 91 working app 126.450. Showing as C130J ZH674 (43C17D) with a Non English Radio operator. As far as I can remember this is the first time I've heard a Herc call Kittyhawk.
Landed 20:15 parking line 5
Departed 20:50
by big john
Sun Mar 17, 2019 10:02 am
Forum: AAC Middle Wallop
Topic: Spitfire YBJ MT719
Replies: 4
Views: 322

Re: Spitfire YBJ MT719

Except the link is not complete. try this:-
http://www.warbirdregistry.org/spitregi ... mt719.html
by big john
Thu Mar 14, 2019 10:10 am
Forum: RAF Northolt
Topic: runway closure
Replies: 17
Views: 3649

Re: runway closure

Official: Runway Closing 15 April 2019 till late October.
https://www.parliament.uk/business/publ ... 05/228557/
by big john
Wed Mar 06, 2019 1:12 pm
Forum: The Fighter Control Mess
Topic: Farnborough 2019
Replies: 4
Views: 556

Re: Farnborough 2019

Already ready covered here:- viewtopic.php?f=337&t=173200
by big john
Tue Mar 05, 2019 4:24 am
Forum: RAF Fairford
Topic: Notam 05-03-2019
Replies: 17
Views: 2167

Notam 05-03-2019

EGTT/QAZCA/IV/NBO/AE/000/033/5141N00147W005
B) FROM: 19/03/05 03:15C) TO: 19/03/05 12:00
E) FAIRFORD MIL ATZ ACTIVE, AD, RWY 09/27 OPEN.

Dragon 51 departed about 04:00 Eastbound
80-1067? at last. :unsure:
by big john
Sat Feb 23, 2019 11:49 am
Forum: RAF Fairford
Topic: DRARGON 51 due today ??
Replies: 14
Views: 1217

Re: DRARGON 51 due today ??

MRTT wrote:
Sat Feb 23, 2019 10:40 am
80-1085 [AE0960] showing on 360, most likely our bird.
Hexcode has previously been used by a Dragon 51 as 80-1073. So take your pick. :'( :lol:
by big john
Thu Feb 21, 2019 5:03 pm
Forum: RAF Northolt
Topic: RRR4116
Replies: 2
Views: 129

Re: RRR4116

Showed as C30J ZH871 RRR5803 (43C099)
by big john
Tue Feb 19, 2019 10:57 am
Forum: RAF Fairford
Topic: 19Feb DRAGON departures
Replies: 6
Views: 1056

Re: 19Feb DRAGON departures

10:55 Dragon 31 working 277.625 routing direct Stornoway
by big john
Tue Feb 19, 2019 9:33 am
Forum: RAF Fairford
Topic: 19Feb DRAGON departures
Replies: 6
Views: 1056

Re: 19Feb DRAGON departures

Its a long Notam for just two departures?
EGTT/QAZCA/IV/NBO/AE/000/033/5141N00147W005
B) FROM: 19/02/19 08:30C) TO: 19/02/19 14:00
E) FAIRFORD MIL ATZ ACTIVE, AD, RWY 09/27 OPEN.
by big john
Tue Feb 19, 2019 9:31 am
Forum: RAF Fairford
Topic: 19Feb DRAGON departures
Replies: 6
Views: 1056

Re: 19Feb DRAGON departures

@ 09:10 Dragon 21 climb fl600 routing direct Stornaway.
by big john
Sat Feb 16, 2019 10:56 am
Forum: Southern England
Topic: 2 x military helicopters west on Thames
Replies: 3
Views: 471

Re: 2 x military helicopters west on Thames

Have checked my Mode-s database, and nothing was showing at that time, so it is unlikely they will ever be known. They were probably RN and these very rarely show on mode-s. You can try checking the serials and airfield logs on this forum in case anyone reported them. There are many flight tracking ...
by big john
Fri Feb 08, 2019 10:22 pm
Forum: The Fighter Control Mess
Topic: Radar Corridors
Replies: 12
Views: 6602

Re: Radar Corridors

Keep an eye on this site for updates to the danger areas. http://www.nats-uk.ead-it.com/public/index.php%3Foption=com_content&task=blogcategory&id=4&Itemid=11.html Scroll down to ENR 6.75 or 6.76. Please Note: The actual address of these maps changes when they are amended. Links to them will only wo...
by big john
Wed Feb 06, 2019 8:29 am
Forum: Fighter Control and Forum Technical Information
Topic: PM's
Replies: 6
Views: 981

Re: PM's

It stays in your outbox until its been opened by the recipient. It's so you know if you are being ignored. :lol: :halo:
by big john
Tue Feb 05, 2019 3:45 pm
Forum: The Fighter Control Mess
Topic: Machloop ban
Replies: 188
Views: 17371

Re: Machloop ban

I started my working life making components for the MRCA/Tornado and I retired before they will. So that puts thing in perspective. and that also proves they must have been well made. :roll:
by big john
Fri Jan 25, 2019 12:33 pm
Forum: The Fighter Control Mess
Topic: Bomber Command Memorial vandilised
Replies: 27
Views: 1530

Re: Bomber Command Memorial vandilised

Met police have released a picture of the barsteward.
http://news.met.police.uk/news/update-i ... age-355909
See and Tell.
by big john
Thu Jan 24, 2019 12:59 pm
Forum: The Fighter Control Mess
Topic: ADSB mobile problems!
Replies: 22
Views: 2003

Re: ADSB mobile problems!

If I was a conspiracy theorist then all the problems with adsb of late might be caused by the competition who don't like certain aircraft showing because they make money by showing those missing aircraft to people who are conned into paying. The various governments around the world don't seem worrie...
by big john
Wed Jan 16, 2019 9:31 am
Forum: RAF Fairford
Topic: NOTAM 14 January 2019
Replies: 8
Views: 1666

Re: NOTAM 14 January 2019

I think the pilots just swap over and some return via transport/commercial flights, Either that or 2 seater sneaked in.
As I heard the woman pilot arrive several years ago and I haven't heard her depart yet.
by big john
Wed Jan 16, 2019 9:18 am
Forum: RAF Fairford
Topic: NOTAM 16-JAN-2019
Replies: 12
Views: 1223

Re: NOTAM 16-JAN-2019

Showing on departure at 08:50ish as C17 08-8204

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