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by Phil
Fri Aug 09, 2019 3:50 pm
Forum: Current Military Photography
Topic: Zeltweg Airbase 2019
Replies: 21
Views: 4209

Re: Zeltweg Airbase 2019

I have too agree Fantastic Looking forward to 3 days at Zeltweg Do you know of any good spots for the Arrivals Thanks in advance Pete If it's anything like other years, you can access the 26 end of the runway. You can park there on Thursday but not on Friday, as all the roads are closed off, but st...
by Phil
Fri Dec 21, 2018 5:37 pm
Forum: Belgium
Topic: Belgian Air Force Aircraft / Helicopters on Tracking sites
Replies: 13
Views: 6817

Re: Belgian Air Force Aircraft / Helicopters on Tracking sites

Gary,

Report on Scramble suggests:

The current and future situation for the Sea King Mk48:
RS01 preserved in Brussels since 17 December 2008
RS02 to be wfu in January 2019
RS03 wfu since 29 August 2013 (cannibalized)
RS04 to be wfu in February 2019
RS05 to be wfu in March 2019
by Phil
Sat Oct 27, 2018 6:37 am
Forum: Gando AB
Topic: Gando Ocean Sky 18 in November
Replies: 32
Views: 4247

Re: Gando Ocean Sky 18 in November

Post on Scramble saying that the exercise has been cancelled.

https://forum.scramble.nl/viewtopic.php ... 35#p914935
by Phil
Fri Oct 26, 2018 3:28 pm
Forum: Cambridge Airport
Topic: October movements
Replies: 15
Views: 1980

Re: October movements

rh226 wrote:
Fri Oct 26, 2018 2:29 pm
Which Bahraini C-130J was flying today please, landing about 13.30-13.35?
Think that was a Mildenhall based herc doing multiple circuits. 702 was the Bahrain C130 that departed on its first test flight at around 12.30.
by Phil
Sat Jul 07, 2018 11:49 am
Forum: RIAT
Topic: Royal International Air Tattoo 2018 Discussion Thread
Replies: 801
Views: 143951

Re: Royal International Air Tattoo 2018 Discussion Thread

Also being reported that pilot didn't eject and was unfortunately killed. :(
by Phil
Thu Jul 05, 2018 8:02 pm
Forum: The Fighter Control Mess
Topic: RAF 100 Flypast
Replies: 125
Views: 17750

Re: RAF 100 Flypast

Precinct7 wrote:
Thu Jul 05, 2018 7:55 pm
Phil wrote:
Thu Jul 05, 2018 12:35 pm
Is the rotary element repositioning to Stapleford aerodrome as suggested a few weeks ago?


seen a report that they are going to operate from there
Thanks Precinct 7, just seen the same report. Phil
by Phil
Thu Jul 05, 2018 12:35 pm
Forum: The Fighter Control Mess
Topic: RAF 100 Flypast
Replies: 125
Views: 17750

Re: RAF 100 Flypast

Is the rotary element repositioning to Stapleford aerodrome as suggested a few weeks ago?
by Phil
Sat Jun 23, 2018 1:41 pm
Forum: Current Military Photography
Topic: KADEX 2018
Replies: 20
Views: 2669

Re: KADEX 2018

Cheers Phil, Good to see you too, those events are at least good at bringing everyone together :thumb:
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Definitely, I met a number of people I haven't seen for some time. Apart from that I'm trying to forget about the rest of the day :@
by Phil
Sat Jun 23, 2018 1:17 pm
Forum: Current Military Photography
Topic: KADEX 2018
Replies: 20
Views: 2669

Re: KADEX 2018

Excellent Jonathan, Good to see you on Thursday.
by Phil
Thu Jan 11, 2018 6:36 pm
Forum: RAF Marham
Topic: Harrier GR3
Replies: 9
Views: 2367

Re: Harrier GR3

by Phil
Thu Oct 12, 2017 11:37 am
Forum: RAF Lakenheath
Topic: Lakenheath 12-10-17
Replies: 18
Views: 2978

Re: Lakenheath 12-10-17

Edit - photos do show what looks to be a technical malfunction. When the 95 FS deployed last year they did on occasions open the side weapons bay to display the AIM9X on take off and landing for the benefit of those outside the fence.
by Phil
Sat Jun 24, 2017 4:52 pm
Forum: RIAT
Topic: Thunderbirds incident
Replies: 31
Views: 5929

Re: Thunderbirds incident

MRTT wrote:Really not looking good for RIAT, great shame.
How do you deduce that from the update. You always seem the first to post but 9/10 haven't got a clue with what's going on. Can I suggest you just keep quiet until some official confirmation.
by Phil
Fri Jun 02, 2017 11:36 am
Forum: RAF Fairford
Topic: EX ARCTIC CHALLENGE/BALTOPS/SABRE STRIKE/AMPLE STRIKE 17
Replies: 293
Views: 64961

Re: EX ARCTIC CHALLENGE/BALTOPS/SABRE STRIKE/AMPLE STRIKE 17

Page 2 of this thread:

viewtopic.php?f=8&t=146935&start=20

refers to it being here in 1999[/quote]

Read page 5
by Phil
Sat May 13, 2017 1:17 pm
Forum: RAF Coningsby
Topic: Summer Exercises
Replies: 21
Views: 5316

Re: Summer Exercises

F15J :ninja:
by Phil
Thu May 11, 2017 1:36 pm
Forum: Warbirds, Replicas and Nostalgic Photography
Topic: MiGs, F-104s, F-4s, G-91s and Tornados
Replies: 12
Views: 1435

Re: MiGs, F-104s, F-4s, G-91s and Tornados

35+52 RF-4E was last week's Greek 348 MTA special!
by Phil
Sat Apr 22, 2017 4:22 pm
Forum: The Fighter Control Mess
Topic: The 80's
Replies: 25
Views: 3041

Re: The 80's

Not sure why I got back into the hobby, far less aircraft, but double the amount of clowns!
by Phil
Fri Apr 21, 2017 7:25 am
Forum: Old Serial tie up area
Topic: Vigilante at IAT?
Replies: 11
Views: 1386

Re: Vigilante at IAT?

by Phil
Wed Apr 19, 2017 7:48 am
Forum: RAF Lakenheath
Topic: Any Questions Regarding F35s Whilst at Lakenheath ??
Replies: 106
Views: 24510

Re: Any Questions Regarding F35s Whilst at Lakenheath ??

DC7C59 wrote:The Typhoon that landed at Lakenheath today,callsign Whirlwind31, had 930 on the tail and no squadron markings,and had a US pilot.A 'Follow Me 'took him to parking.
It was calling 'Warlord'
by Phil
Mon Apr 17, 2017 7:39 pm
Forum: The Fighter Control Mess
Topic: RAF Mildenhall to close. Lakenheath to get F-35 by 2020
Replies: 903
Views: 282285

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

https://ui.ppjol.com/mobile_welcome/1/starsandstripes/u/pc3KlJSORKk0ri04Vx0NUN.html?zone=-jmtl7NTsKXjcoZnYuS2qB&mobile=1&entry=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.stripes.com%2Fnews&u=WavcPQuZhu5g8PCrrX1hSZ&parentURL=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.stripes.com%2Fnews%2Feurope%2Feucom-gives-another-look-at-planned-base-closures-1.4...
by Phil
Fri Apr 14, 2017 4:58 pm
Forum: RAF Lakenheath
Topic: F-35 to Europe...
Replies: 80
Views: 15199

Re: F-35 to Europe...

city42 wrote:
Reptile 1 wrote:LAKENHEATH RADAR APPROACH CONTROL CLOSED. NO AIR TRAFFIC SERVICES
PROVIDED/AVAILABLE
FROM: 14 Apr 2017 12:34 GMT (13:34 BST) TO: 18 Apr 2017 06:00 GMT (07:00 BST)
Yes but they have been open today for the arrival of SPAR 01 05-0932
Which was prior to the closure.

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