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by big john
Fri Oct 18, 2019 12:51 am
Forum: The Fighter Control Mess
Topic: HMS Queen Elizabeth
Replies: 4
Views: 669

Re: HMS Queen Elizabeth

tm74sqn wrote:
Thu Oct 17, 2019 9:15 am
Interesting - any idea when it happened?
More here:- viewtopic.php?f=355&t=180044&p=1133152#p1132307
by big john
Mon Oct 14, 2019 11:50 am
Forum: RAF Fairford
Topic: Notam today 14th
Replies: 10
Views: 1743

Re: Notam today 14th

Use this one for U2 movements. :thumb:
by big john
Fri Oct 11, 2019 11:33 am
Forum: Tracking Info
Topic: Current B52s at Fairford as of 11-10-2019
Replies: 27
Views: 2209

Re: Current B52s at Fairford as of 11-10-2019

But I've been doing it for 55yrs next April. I'd say that's not many considering there were 744 built.
by big john
Fri Oct 11, 2019 11:16 am
Forum: Tracking Info
Topic: Notam 11/10/19
Replies: 47
Views: 3402

Re: Notam 11/10/19

Who was it who said you have to speculate to accumulate. :P
by big john
Fri Oct 11, 2019 11:02 am
Forum: Tracking Info
Topic: Current B52s at Fairford as of 11-10-2019
Replies: 27
Views: 2209

Re: Current B52s at Fairford as of 11-10-2019

graham luxton wrote:
Fri Oct 11, 2019 10:28 am
Unless someone knows different this is the first time 60-0028 has been reported in the UK. Brings the total number of confirmed H sightings at Fairford to 80 (out of a total 102 built.)
I've never seen 028, When I do that will be my 100th B52 of all marks. :D
by big john
Fri Oct 11, 2019 10:47 am
Forum: Tracking Info
Topic: Current B52s at Fairford as of 11-10-2019
Replies: 27
Views: 2209

Re: Current B52s at Fairford as of 11-10-2019

Landing order was 1) Brig 03 60-0025 AE587E at approx 20:25 2) Brig 02 60-0024 AE587D 3) Brig 04 61-0028 (no Hex) 4) Brig 01 61-0006 AE589D Taken from radio transmissions Brig 01 was the 2nd to approach but overshot and was last to land. The last 3 all landed between 22:35 and 23:00 exact times will...
by big john
Fri Oct 11, 2019 9:12 am
Forum: RAF Northolt
Topic: runway closure
Replies: 28
Views: 7264

Re: runway closure

Calibrator 501 G-COBS. Checking the lights and PAPI's yesterday evening. all ok and within limits.
by big john
Thu Oct 10, 2019 9:20 pm
Forum: Tracking Info
Topic: SPUR91-95 & BRIG01-04 B-52s
Replies: 140
Views: 8485

Re: SPUR91-95 & BRIG01-04 B-52s

Brig 01, Brig 02 and Brig 04 are working Bandboxed 278.600 through the Daventry corridor.
by big john
Thu Oct 10, 2019 7:24 pm
Forum: Tracking Info
Topic: SPUR91-95 & BRIG01-04 B-52s
Replies: 140
Views: 8485

Re: SPUR91-95 & BRIG01-04 B-52s

Brig 03 with Twr. clear to Land.
by big john
Tue Oct 08, 2019 11:24 am
Forum: RAF Northolt
Topic: runway closure
Replies: 28
Views: 7264

Re: runway closure

Runway is open SHF 245 Puma ZA936 has just departed on rwy 25. EGTT/QFALT/IV/NBO/A/000/999/5133N00025W005 B) FROM: 19/10/07 11:33C) TO: 19/10/31 23:59 E) AD ONLY AVAILABLE TO MIL ROTARY AND FIXED WING TRAFFIC WITH PRE-APPROVAL FROM STATION OPS. AD LIGHTING HAS NOT BEEN FLIGHT CHECKED. ILS AND PAR NO...
by big john
Mon Oct 07, 2019 6:06 am
Forum: Tracking Info
Topic: NOTAM 07/10/19
Replies: 13
Views: 1647

Re: NOTAM 07/10/19

CMB 501 with Brize app. Showing as B744 N740CK.
by big john
Sat Oct 05, 2019 8:53 am
Forum: RAF Northolt
Topic: runway closure
Replies: 28
Views: 7264

Re: runway closure

Runway closure Notam now expires on the 15th of October. But 25 approach lighting U/S until the 5th November. So we shall see if they open early for daylight ops or wait until everything is working.
by big john
Fri Oct 04, 2019 5:13 am
Forum: RAF Fairford
Topic: Notam 04-10-2019
Replies: 7
Views: 1469

Notam 04-10-2019

EGTT/QAZCA/IV/NBO/AE/000/033/5141N00147W005
B) FROM: 19/10/04 05:15C) TO: 19/10/04 21:00
E) FAIRFORD MIL ATZ ACTIVE, AD. RWY 09/27 OPEN.
Add 1hr for Local Times
by big john
Thu Oct 03, 2019 12:50 pm
Forum: General Information
Topic: October B52 deployment
Replies: 74
Views: 12548

Re: October B52 deployment

Did anything turn up for this? Place was open till 11:00L but I didn't hear anything.
by big john
Thu Oct 03, 2019 7:10 am
Forum: RAF Fairford
Topic: Notam 03-10-2019
Replies: 0
Views: 633

Notam 03-10-2019

EGTT/QAZCA/IV/NBO/AE/000/033/5141N00147W005
B) FROM: 19/10/03 07:00C) TO: 19/10/03 10:00
E) FAIRFORD MIL ATZ ACTIVE, AD. RWY 09/27 OPEN.
Add 1hr for Local Time.
by big john
Wed Oct 02, 2019 8:23 am
Forum: RAF Fairford
Topic: Notam 02-10-2019
Replies: 16
Views: 1280

Re: Notam 02-10-2019

Notam revised:
EGTT/QAZCA/IV/NBO/AE/000/033/5141N00147W005
B) FROM: 19/10/02 08:08C) TO: 19/10/02 12:00
E) FAIRFORD MIL ATZ ACTIVE. AD, RWY 09/27 OPEN.
Add 1hr for Local Time.
Swap Over?
by big john
Wed Oct 02, 2019 6:26 am
Forum: RAF Fairford
Topic: Notam 02-10-2019
Replies: 16
Views: 1280

Re: Notam 02-10-2019

Bold: pop down to Fairford and see which one is there, this is the other one.

Routing Direct XAMAB for France.
by big john
Wed Oct 02, 2019 6:14 am
Forum: RAF Fairford
Topic: Notam 02-10-2019
Replies: 16
Views: 1280

Re: Notam 02-10-2019

Dragon 51 working 252.875 climbing fl60 requesting direct MID
by big john
Wed Oct 02, 2019 5:38 am
Forum: RAF Fairford
Topic: Notam 02-10-2019
Replies: 16
Views: 1280

Notam 02-10-2019

EGTT/QAZCA/IV/NBO/AE/000/033/5141N00147W005
B) FROM: 19/10/02 05:30C) TO: 19/10/02 10:30
E) FAIRFORD MIL ATZ ACTIVE. AD AND RWY 09/27 OPEN.
Add 1hr for Local Time
by big john
Tue Oct 01, 2019 2:21 pm
Forum: RAF Fairford
Topic: NOTAM 01-10-2019
Replies: 16
Views: 1235

Re: NOTAM 01-10-2019

Should have. as he was on approach when I went out at 14:15L. Unless he got it wrong and went into a field. :D :whistle:

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