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by Geoff Carlisle
Tue Aug 26, 2014 7:11 pm
Forum: Spadeadam & SPACES
Topic: Spadeadam 2011/2014
Replies: 219
Views: 38848

Re: Action at RAF Spadeadam/Otterburn in 2014

26/08/14 @12:30L

Noted working in the range this afternoon was ' Vortex 385 ' EH101 Merlin ZK001/AF

Geoff Mackay
Carlisle
by Geoff Carlisle
Thu Jun 19, 2014 8:49 pm
Forum: Spadeadam & SPACES
Topic: Spadeadam 2011/2014
Replies: 219
Views: 38848

Re: Action at RAF Spadeadam/Otterburn in 2014

Thursday 19/06/14 12:20-13:15 2 F-15s on the range c/s Brew 11 / Brew 12 made several high level passes behind the clouds. Worked in the block 2-22,000ft. Around 12:45 they both moved to the South of the range and we're joined by another F-15 c/s Panther 24. He had a couple of high level runs but se...
by Geoff Carlisle
Wed Jun 11, 2014 7:58 pm
Forum: Spadeadam & SPACES
Topic: Spadeadam 2011/2014
Replies: 219
Views: 38848

Re: Action at RAF Spadeadam/Otterburn in 2014

Heard on the scanner this morning was NOW333A Norwegian C-130 was on the range 11:40L. Operated surface to 12,000ft using R203,R206 & R208.
Departed around 12:00 for Lossiemouth.

Geoff Mackay
Carlisle
by Geoff Carlisle
Sat May 03, 2014 7:59 am
Forum: Spadeadam & SPACES
Topic: Spadeadam 2011/2014
Replies: 219
Views: 38848

Re: Action at RAF Spadeadam/Otterburn in 2014

02/05/14 10:10-10:55

Noted on the range this morning was MC-130J Commando of 67thSOS c/s 'Strix 06'. Should be 11-5733.
Various runs using R206 / R208.

Geoff Mackay
Carlisle
by Geoff Carlisle
Tue Apr 29, 2014 7:52 pm
Forum: Spadeadam & SPACES
Topic: Spadeadam 2011/2014
Replies: 219
Views: 38848

Re: Action at RAF Spadeadam/Otterburn in 2014

Seems it was Vengence...Hawks

Well at least I got the V bit right.
by Geoff Carlisle
Tue Apr 29, 2014 7:47 pm
Forum: Spadeadam & SPACES
Topic: Spadeadam 2011/2014
Replies: 219
Views: 38848

Re: Action at RAF Spadeadam/Otterburn in 2014

29/04/14


15:30-16:15 'Jolly 31/32' HH-60's performed several take off / landings before routing back to Lakenheath.

Earlier there had been 2 fast jets on range (possible Voodoo) around 14:00


Geoff Mackay
Carlisle
by Geoff Carlisle
Sun Apr 13, 2014 1:26 pm
Forum: Current Military Photography
Topic: Joint Warrior Heli Force
Replies: 9
Views: 2014

Re: Joint Warrior Heli Force

Nice set of photos as usual Mr H.

Geoff
by Geoff Carlisle
Thu Apr 10, 2014 7:31 pm
Forum: Spadeadam & SPACES
Topic: Joint Warrior 14-01
Replies: 33
Views: 6179

Re: Joint Warrior 14-01

Forgot Omen07 the usual CH-12 Belgian AF.

Geoff
by Geoff Carlisle
Thu Apr 10, 2014 7:25 pm
Forum: Spadeadam & SPACES
Topic: Joint Warrior 14-01
Replies: 33
Views: 6179

Re: Joint Warrior 14-01

Dan, Hercs were Omen06 Danish B-537 & RAF Omen02 ZH874.

Geoff
by Geoff Carlisle
Thu Apr 10, 2014 7:18 pm
Forum: Spadeadam & SPACES
Topic: Joint Warrior 14-01
Replies: 33
Views: 6179

Re: Joint Warrior 14-01

Frank did you get my message? Unsure if it sent ok

Geoff
by Geoff Carlisle
Thu Apr 10, 2014 7:03 pm
Forum: Spadeadam & SPACES
Topic: Joint Warrior 14-01
Replies: 33
Views: 6179

Re: Joint Warrior 14-01

Merlins currently in Spadeadam ZJ121 / ZJ990. Radio saying weather closing in and is unsuitable for Pumas.


Geoff Mackay
by Geoff Carlisle
Wed Apr 09, 2014 7:12 pm
Forum: Spadeadam & SPACES
Topic: Joint Warrior 14-01
Replies: 33
Views: 6179

Re: Joint Warrior 14-01

Rob, Merlins were ZJ121 ZJ124 and a Lynx XJ679. Unsure of a third Merlin.

Geoff
by Geoff Carlisle
Wed Apr 09, 2014 7:00 pm
Forum: Spadeadam & SPACES
Topic: Joint Warrior 14-01
Replies: 33
Views: 6179

Re: Joint Warrior 14-01

First Lynx showed up this afternoon. XZ609 c/s AAC953 looks to be staying overnight. 2 Oshkosh tankers are now on the apron. 18:00L

Geoff Mackay
Carlisle
by Geoff Carlisle
Wed Apr 09, 2014 12:08 pm
Forum: Spadeadam & SPACES
Topic: Joint Warrior 14-01
Replies: 33
Views: 6179

Re: Joint Warrior 14-01

First AAC vehicles arriving now 13:10 Local

Geoff
by Geoff Carlisle
Wed Apr 09, 2014 11:58 am
Forum: Spadeadam & SPACES
Topic: Joint Warrior 14-01
Replies: 33
Views: 6179

Re: Joint Warrior 14-01

Carlisle Airport Thursday 10th. 15No. Helos due in for fuel. Runway 01/19 closed to park them on. Also helicopter movements planned for Friday, no numbers given.

Geoff Mackay
Carlisle
by Geoff Carlisle
Mon Mar 31, 2014 6:38 pm
Forum: Spadeadam & SPACES
Topic: Joint Warrior 14-01
Replies: 33
Views: 6179

Re: Joint Warrior 14-01

Carlisle Airport @12:20 4 x Merlin HC3 and 1 x Merlin HC3A flew over South to North C/S BATTLECAT
Flight of 3 x Pumas operating 15 miles SW of Carlisle C/S WARLOCK

Geoff Mackay
Carlisle
by Geoff Carlisle
Sat Mar 29, 2014 1:43 pm
Forum: Spadeadam & SPACES
Topic: Joint Warrior 14-01
Replies: 33
Views: 6179

Re: Joint Warrior 14-01

Apologies ZJ178 is the 3rd one

Geoff
by Geoff Carlisle
Fri Mar 28, 2014 11:01 pm
Forum: Spadeadam & SPACES
Topic: Joint Warrior 14-01
Replies: 33
Views: 6179

Re: Joint Warrior 14-01

Yes DR from Annan spotted the convoy Westbound on the A75 so suspect you are correct.

Thanks to NS courtesy of Milscanners for the other 2 apaches. ZJ187 Machette 2, ZJ221 Machette 3.

Thanks to all for info.

Geoff
by Geoff Carlisle
Fri Mar 28, 2014 8:04 pm
Forum: Spadeadam & SPACES
Topic: Joint Warrior 14-01
Replies: 33
Views: 6179

Re: Joint Warrior 14-01

Carlisle as Friday am. Puma XW204 went into Spade for testing and returned late morning to fuel. It departed early pm after it's week long stay using the Puma Mike call sign. 3 Apaches on the ground have all gone tech. One is in Stobart hangar the other two on apron. ZJ187 is confirmed as machete 1 ...
by Geoff Carlisle
Thu Nov 21, 2013 7:48 am
Forum: Spadeadam & SPACES
Topic: Swedish C-130 at Carlisle
Replies: 1
Views: 906

Re: Swedish C-130 at Carlisle

Landed at Carlisle on Sunday @14:30ish parked next to Stobbart hangar. Chatted to the crew on Monday morning who were flying into Spadeadam at 12:20.
There was/had been low lying mist on the range that morning.

HTH
Geoff Mackay
Carlisle

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