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by retro11
Thu Feb 06, 2020 7:31 pm
Forum: RAF Lossiemouth
Topic: Runway and other Upgrades
Replies: 27
Views: 5702

Re: Runway and other Upgrades

Thunder wrote:
Thu Feb 06, 2020 3:53 pm
Unfortunately no Drakens, F-104's, F111's or Shackletons landed on the current runway surface, so in this day and age they would end up in court under the trade description act :whistle:
RAF lossiemouth on Rogue Traders what affront, anyways the memory's are locked in my head LOL
by retro11
Wed Feb 05, 2020 8:54 pm
Forum: RAF Lossiemouth
Topic: Runway and other Upgrades
Replies: 27
Views: 5702

Re: Runway and other Upgrades

Update:- This afternoon 05 runway concrete has started to be broken up by JCB Jack hammer. They should put pieces of it up for sale like they did with The Berlin Wall back in the day certain if marketed right " Genuine concrete from the main 23/05 runway at RAF lossie a piece of classic Scottish Av...
by retro11
Tue Jan 28, 2020 8:22 pm
Forum: Airshow & Event Photography
Topic: Camp Kisarazu Japan
Replies: 6
Views: 1676

Camp Kisarazu Japan

The 8th December 2019 saw the 1st Helicopter Brigade base host its open day , being from Aberdeen i am no stranger to the sound of rotor blades but this Japanese Army base across the bay from Tokyo certainly had the sky full of Helicopters and with wall to wall sunshine made for a cracking day for t...
by retro11
Tue Oct 22, 2019 5:42 pm
Forum: Current Military Photography
Topic: French Delight at Glasgow.
Replies: 12
Views: 1726

Re: French Delight at Glasgow.

Looks the part all right in the Autumn sunshine topper of a shot Mark
by retro11
Sun Oct 20, 2019 8:53 am
Forum: Current Military Photography
Topic: " Argus 33 " RC-12X at Edinburgh 19/10/19
Replies: 9
Views: 2198

" Argus 33 " RC-12X at Edinburgh 19/10/19

89-00274 The 501st Military Intelligence Brigade Beechcraft RC-12X Guardrail part of the 3rd Military Intelligence Battalion based at Camp Humphrey in South Korea arriving for a quick gas n go from Prague before moving on to Iceland on its long journey back to the USA from the far east https://live....
by retro11
Mon Aug 19, 2019 8:51 pm
Forum: Current Military Photography
Topic: Qatari Air Force at Aberdeen
Replies: 8
Views: 2302

Qatari Air Force at Aberdeen

Goes with out saying this will be the rarest military movement through Aberdeen this year , The Qatari Air Force DHC-6 Twin Otter ( MAQ ) arrived on the Saturday afternoon ( 17th) and departed at 08.30 local on the Sunday for LSZR Altenrhein under its Canadian ferry reg and by all accounts destined ...
by retro11
Mon Jul 01, 2019 8:46 pm
Forum: Current Military Photography
Topic: Prestwick 29/6/19 Super Tucano's and Co
Replies: 29
Views: 4097

Re: Prestwick 29/6/19 Super Tucano's and Co

Top stuff Dougie and i think the 3 of us must be owe you more than a half of shandy for that phone call as we were RTB with a blank canvas , " Panther 81 flight taxi" was the sweetest thing ive heard on the scanner for yonks, RESULT cheers
by retro11
Sat Jun 08, 2019 6:32 pm
Forum: RIAT
Topic: Royal International Air Tattoo 2019 Discussion Thread
Replies: 1395
Views: 171597

Re: Royal International Air Tattoo 2019 Discussion Thread

As Fred Flintstone once said YABBA DABBA DO !!
by retro11
Mon Jun 03, 2019 8:15 pm
Forum: Current Military Photography
Topic: TC-135W @ Waddington
Replies: 9
Views: 2206

Re: TC-135W @ Waddington

Looking good for its age for sure , cracking shots
by retro11
Tue Apr 09, 2019 6:50 pm
Forum: Current Military Photography
Topic: A Seahawk and Wildcats in Scotland
Replies: 2
Views: 885

A Seahawk and Wildcats in Scotland

A dozen or so of us (and two dogs) spent a lovely afternoon at the RWY 10 threshold at Lossie on Sunday the 31st March as the choppers stationed for Joint Warrior did some rare Sunday flying https://live.staticflickr.com/7881/47497081162_3342509e7a_b.jpg AUGUSTA AW159 WILDCAT AH.1 by RETRO 11 , on F...
by retro11
Sat Jan 12, 2019 5:41 pm
Forum: RAF Lossiemouth
Topic: Lossiemouth 2018 Visitor Statistics
Replies: 23
Views: 3517

Re: Lossiemouth 2018 Visitor Statistics

The old (black) and new at the 23 end
ImageRAF LOSSIEMOUTH by RETRO 11, on Flickr
by retro11
Sat Jan 12, 2019 12:01 pm
Forum: Current Military Photography
Topic: It's an Omen...or two
Replies: 9
Views: 2137

Re: It's an Omen...or two

Great shots right place right time and the sun out what more could you ask for, now away to give the song a good blasting
by retro11
Wed Jan 02, 2019 3:29 pm
Forum: RAF Lossiemouth
Topic: Lossiemouth 2018 Visitor Statistics
Replies: 23
Views: 3517

Re: Lossiemouth 2018 Visitor Statistics

Interesting summary on 2018 at Lossie Al , see you next time i am up and all the best for 2019
by retro11
Mon Nov 19, 2018 8:57 pm
Forum: RAF Lossiemouth
Topic: Typhoon ZK315
Replies: 0
Views: 803

Typhoon ZK315

For the records Tiffy ZK315 arrived in this morning as " Typhoon 28" and is now totally unmarked just the usual last three on the tail
by retro11
Fri Nov 16, 2018 8:05 pm
Forum: Current Military Photography
Topic: Swiss @ Lossie
Replies: 21
Views: 2743

Re: Swiss @ Lossie

Cracking stuff Niall ( as per usual ) no doubt see you next week , PS anybody seen my Tripod only kidding !
by retro11
Thu Nov 01, 2018 7:54 pm
Forum: The Fighter Control Mess
Topic: Flickr - Changes to Terms of Use
Replies: 20
Views: 2398

Re: Flickr - Changes to Terms of Use

Here is the announcement re Flickr changes https://www.flickr.com/lookingahead/
by retro11
Sun Oct 07, 2018 9:01 pm
Forum: Current Military Photography
Topic: US NAVY at Aberdeen 30/9-02/10
Replies: 9
Views: 2052

US NAVY at Aberdeen 30/9-02/10

Plenty choppers and 737s to be seen up here but this pair were worth the trip out, the MH-60 "Tarbox 81" came direct from the carrier for fuel on route to Tain Range 2 days running in the evening, as for the C40 it arrived just after midnight for crew rest before continuing on to Sigonella as " Conv...
by retro11
Tue Aug 28, 2018 8:26 pm
Forum: Warbirds, Replicas and Nostalgic Photography
Topic: Soesterberg open museum weekend 25/26-8-2018
Replies: 18
Views: 3027

Re: Soesterberg open museum weekend 25/26-8-2018

Great stuff that Phantom looks like it could start taxi and get its self out of there , you cant beat the old machines
by retro11
Thu Aug 16, 2018 10:03 pm
Forum: RAF Lossiemouth
Topic: Log Lossiemouth -Thursday 16/8/18
Replies: 6
Views: 1360

Re: Log Lossiemouth -Thursday 16/8/18

Ah so the tree gone by the wayside, funny the BBC were reporting the lack of public toilets in city centres must be spreading to the countryside.......

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