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by Mike
Fri Jun 21, 2019 4:04 pm
Forum: Warbirds, Replicas and Nostalgic Photography
Topic: N9767 @ Inverness
Replies: 5
Views: 426

Re: N9767 @ Inverness

Great stuff Niall, thanks for posting them. :) :thumb:
by Mike
Fri Jun 21, 2019 2:33 pm
Forum: RAF Leeming
Topic: Alpha jets
Replies: 18
Views: 2543

Re: Alpha jets

With thanks to Phil on the Leeming FB group, the winning numbers so far are :-

E149/ 8-RS
E79/ 8-NA
E123/ 8-RM
E162/ 8-RJ
by Mike
Fri Jun 21, 2019 12:48 pm
Forum: RAF Leeming
Topic: Alpha jets
Replies: 18
Views: 2543

Re: Alpha jets

A post in the Leeming FB group says "E149 and E79 on the ramp at 13.05".
by Mike
Thu Jun 20, 2019 3:44 pm
Forum: RAF Waddington
Topic: Due Saturday 22nd
Replies: 87
Views: 3231

Re: Due Saturday 22nd

Why not just type "on base" to start with? :whistle: :roll:
by Mike
Thu Jun 20, 2019 3:19 pm
Forum: RAF Waddington
Topic: Due Saturday 22nd
Replies: 87
Views: 3231

Re: Due Saturday 22nd

baz1 wrote:
Thu Jun 20, 2019 3:16 pm
that's was I was told from a very good source O/B coming in on AN-124 AS C5 not big enough??
What's an "O/B"?
by Mike
Thu Jun 20, 2019 12:15 pm
Forum: RIAT
Topic: Royal International Air Tattoo 2019 Discussion Thread
Replies: 823
Views: 75985

Re: Royal International Air Tattoo 2019 Discussion Thread

Not to mention the BA 747. ;)
by Mike
Wed Jun 19, 2019 12:19 pm
Forum: The WAVE
Topic: Toilets
Replies: 3
Views: 433

Re: Toilets

Yes, there's a Portaloo and it's always kept very clean - even my missus has used it. :)
It's known locally as "The Thunderbox". :lol:
by Mike
Tue Jun 18, 2019 6:10 pm
Forum: RAF Leuchars
Topic: Lossie 73
Replies: 4
Views: 248

Re: Lossie 73

What time did this happen?
by Mike
Tue Jun 18, 2019 5:19 pm
Forum: RAF Mildenhall
Topic: Buff
Replies: 3
Views: 1015

Re: Buff

The whole sorry story is in this thread :- viewtopic.php?f=8&t=177007&p=1097147#p1097147
by Mike
Sun Jun 16, 2019 10:51 am
Forum: Scotland and Ireland
Topic: Sunday 16th Catalina
Replies: 3
Views: 138

Re: Sunday 16th Catalina

That'll be N9767 which came up from the SE yesterday afternoon, night-stopped at Inverness and was last seen on FR24 near Wick about an hour ago.
by Mike
Fri Jun 14, 2019 4:00 pm
Forum: Edinburgh
Topic: Puma
Replies: 5
Views: 211

Re: Puma

Confirmed as ZJ956 "Vortex 301" by Sandy on Scotavnet.
by Mike
Thu Jun 13, 2019 6:15 pm
Forum: Prestwick
Topic: Prestwick airport up for sale.
Replies: 8
Views: 569

Re: Prestwick airport up for sale.

Maybe this is why we haven't heard anything recently about the proposed closing of Mildenhall.
by Mike
Thu Jun 13, 2019 6:00 pm
Forum: Prestwick
Topic: Prestwick airport up for sale.
Replies: 8
Views: 569

Prestwick airport up for sale.

https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-scotland- ... s-48627212

Bought by the Scottish "Government" in 2013 for £1, it continues to make huge losses and now they want rid of it.
by Mike
Thu Jun 13, 2019 12:12 pm
Forum: RIAT
Topic: Royal International Air Tattoo 2019 Discussion Thread
Replies: 823
Views: 75985

Re: Royal International Air Tattoo 2019 Discussion Thread

Today's update 13 June 2019 Today we're adding three new nations to the confirmed list of participants; Ireland, Pakistan and Poland. The Irish Air Corps will be sending a C235, the Pakistanis a C-130 and the Polish Navy will provide an An-28 Bryza; all for our static display. Another great update,...
by Mike
Wed Jun 12, 2019 5:11 pm
Forum: Current Military Photography
Topic: Show us your worst !
Replies: 402
Views: 213685

Re: Show us your worst !

Nice fence! :lol:
by Mike
Wed Jun 12, 2019 12:21 pm
Forum: RIAT
Topic: Royal International Air Tattoo 2019 Discussion Thread
Replies: 823
Views: 75985

Re: Royal International Air Tattoo 2019 Discussion Thread

Oh Lord, here we go again. :roll:
by Mike
Tue Jun 11, 2019 2:49 pm
Forum: The Fighter Control Mess
Topic: Tristar Air LLC Awarded Refueling Contract
Replies: 15
Views: 2659

Re: Tristar Air LLC Awarded Refueling Contract

the concerned wrote:
Tue Jun 11, 2019 2:20 pm
Another option is wait as next year the 2 md-11's of the Netherlands airforce will be withdrawn from service.
They're KDC-10s, not MD-11s.
by Mike
Mon Jun 10, 2019 8:05 am
Forum: RAF Leeming
Topic: USN F-18 deployment
Replies: 5
Views: 3293

Re: USN F-18 depoyment

From the RAF Leeming Spotters Group on Facebook :- "With regards to the pair of US Navy F/A-18 Super Hornet deploying to Leeming in July, I can confirm this is true. The pair from VFA-113 will be flying direct from NAS Leemore, via Canada, Greenland & Iceland, so no tanker support, and will take abo...
by Mike
Sun Jun 09, 2019 4:46 pm
Forum: RIAT
Topic: What aircraft would you like to see at RIAT 2019
Replies: 165
Views: 22703

Re: What aircraft would you like to see at RIAT 2019

Bob, it was definitely on the Saturday last year and the callsign was Mytee21, here's the thread :- https://www.fightercontrol.co.uk/forum/viewtopic.php?f=8&t=164798 Sun is shinin' in the sky, There ain't a cloud in sight, It's stopped rainin', everybody's in a play, And don't you know, It's a beaut...

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