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by JAWS
Tue Aug 04, 2020 2:29 pm
Forum: Old Serial tie up area
Topic: 405 Magister Ex Fr AF ??
Replies: 0
Views: 142

405 Magister Ex Fr AF ??

Anyone know when 405 Magister Ex French AF was imported to the USA , was it ever operational in the US (flying) any known locations and if it was ever assigned an N Number ? This aircraft (incorrectly id'd here as N405DM Ex FM-35 Finnish AF) http://www.aerialvisuals.ca/AirframePhotoViewer.php?Serial...
by JAWS
Tue Aug 04, 2020 2:08 pm
Forum: Old Serial tie up area
Topic: 20th FW F-16C at Lakeland 2017
Replies: 2
Views: 189

Re: 20th FW F-16C at Lakeland 2017

From MAR 5/2017 Here you go Graham . They have the second F-16 but not the first but both were the "display" jets at several shows . LAKELAND LINDER RAP, Florida: Noted at Sun 'n' Fun on 08.04:- STATIC 02-1103 C-17A 97 AMW 54 AS 97-5304 WC-130J AFRC 53 WRS 58-0089 KC-135R 6 AMW 91 ARS 65-10429/BB T-...
by JAWS
Thu Jul 30, 2020 9:00 pm
Forum: Warbirds, Replicas and Nostalgic Photography
Topic: Tanzanians at Prestwick
Replies: 14
Views: 1143

Re: Tanzanians at Prestwick

Very nice !!
by JAWS
Wed Jul 29, 2020 8:54 pm
Forum: Current Military Photography
Topic: Stansted 29-07-2020
Replies: 4
Views: 692

Re: Stansted 29-07-2020

Nice catch Bruv , don't remember Stansted being that hilly !
by JAWS
Wed Jul 29, 2020 2:54 pm
Forum: Airshow & Event Photography
Topic: Thunder Over Cedar Creek
Replies: 5
Views: 1058

Re: Thunder Over Cedar Creek

Nice selection , King Cobra is awesome , shame you didn't manage to get more of the A-10 , heritage scheme looks nice .
by JAWS
Fri Jul 24, 2020 7:14 pm
Forum: Current Military Photography
Topic: BBMF PDA
Replies: 11
Views: 1060

Re: BBMF PDA

Great set , nice composition , awesome subjects . Bet that sounded great !!
by JAWS
Fri Jul 17, 2020 11:44 pm
Forum: Old Serial tie up area
Topic: REQ: help with codes for 1970's & 80's
Replies: 3
Views: 256

Re: REQ: help with codes for 1970's & 80's

GTF4J2M wrote:
Fri Jul 17, 2020 9:32 pm
Thank's Jaws that has helped with a few.

The Hunter on 02-Oct-75 of 79sqn was coded O

Graham
GTF4J2M

XJ687/ O .. Hunter FGA.9 .. RAF-1TWU~79sqn .. Coningsby 02-Oct-75

Taken from Hawker Hunter Book , can't find the info on the 45 Sq Hunters yet but will keep looking .
by JAWS
Fri Jul 17, 2020 4:42 pm
Forum: Old Serial tie up area
Topic: REQ: help with codes for 1970's & 80's
Replies: 3
Views: 256

Re: REQ: help with codes for 1970's & 80's

Here is what I have managed to piece together so far . Confirmed are from various reports from Yorkshire Air News for the respective years . Others from photos and other online sources . Can anyone with tie ups for these noted in the 70's & 80's Any help is much appreciated :75 .. Hunter FGA.9 .. RA...
by JAWS
Fri Jul 17, 2020 12:28 am
Forum: Old Serial tie up area
Topic: XT123/XT827
Replies: 1
Views: 171

Re: XT123/XT827

Was noted as Gate Guard in 1998 on scramble.nl show reports , couldn't find any reports of it there in the earlier years .
by JAWS
Thu Jul 16, 2020 1:28 am
Forum: Old Serial tie up area
Topic: Random list of missing serials
Replies: 3
Views: 309

Re: Random list of missing serials

I could only match up 1 . These I hope are my last outstanding code/serial tie ups. If anyone out there can help that would be fantastic. MCAS New River Open House 23rd April 1994 CH-53E HMH-461 CJ-20 - Not noted CH-46E HMH-264 EH-05 - 157656 BARG 94-07 CH-46E HMT-204 GX-12 - Not noted Wobs
by JAWS
Tue Jul 14, 2020 4:15 am
Forum: Old Serial tie up area
Topic: West coast 1993
Replies: 6
Views: 386

Re: West coast 1993

Small addition , the unit for the CH-46D SA-19 is HC-3
by JAWS
Mon Jul 13, 2020 6:41 pm
Forum: Old Serial tie up area
Topic: West coast 1993
Replies: 6
Views: 386

Re: West coast 1993

Here is what I could tie up . Can anyone out there help with the following for me? 1st May 1993 MCAS Tustin CH-46E HMT-301 /SU-17 CH-53E HMM-466 /YK-00 CH-53E HMM-164 /YT-22 CH-53E HMM-164 /YT-23 CH-53E HMM-363 /YZ-53 1st May 1993 MCAS El Toro F/A-18 VMFA-323 164722/WS-01 2nd May 93 El Toro BARG 93-...
by JAWS
Sat Jul 11, 2020 2:14 pm
Forum: Old Serial tie up area
Topic: Camp Pendleton 5/6/08
Replies: 1
Views: 165

Re: Camp Pendleton 5/6/08

I trawled through MAR for that year and next and came up with a couple . Only found 1 report for Pendleton and that was for Oct 2006 , Hi We managed to waffle our way onto Camp Pendleton on 5/6/08 Here is a list as read off, many bits missing. Has anyone got a before and after list to compare and ma...
by JAWS
Tue Jul 07, 2020 1:52 pm
Forum: Old Serial tie up area
Topic: RAF Mildenhall 30.08.18
Replies: 1
Views: 288

Re: RAF Mildenhall 30.08.18

From MAR 9/2018 Can't help with the based stuff but here's the visitors ZJ691 Sentinel R.1 5 Sqn Snapshot 1 ZM146 F-35B 617 Sqn Marham 99 86-0124 DY B-1B 7 BW Mytee 14 84-0192 KC-10A 305/514 AMW Arr 29th Roma 91/21 84-00156 C-12U E/1-214 Avn Duke 59 58-0060 KC-135T PA ANG 171 ARW Arr as/missions as ...
by JAWS
Wed Jun 10, 2020 7:25 pm
Forum: Warbirds, Replicas and Nostalgic Photography
Topic: RAF VC-10, but where was it taken?
Replies: 11
Views: 1159

Re: RAF VC-10, but where was it taken?

I could be wrong but don't they moor Aircraft Carriers in Berth 1 & 2 at Gibraltar which are in the " Port of Gibraltar " (not next to the Runway) thus making it impossible to take the photo what with all the buildings in the way ?
by JAWS
Tue Jun 09, 2020 2:33 pm
Forum: Old Serial tie up area
Topic: IAT 1995 - Victory Salute - Tiger Moths
Replies: 5
Views: 489

Re: IAT 1995 - Victory Salute - Tiger Moths

Arthur , I believe there were a total of 12 Tigers in the formation , I believe I have correctly identified 10 of the 12 from this photo courtesy of Andrew Shaw , however it doesn't state which day it was from . https://www.flickr.com/photos/148629640@N02/34767044695/in/photostream/ G-ADGV Red / Bla...
by JAWS
Sun Jun 07, 2020 9:45 pm
Forum: The Fighter Control Mess
Topic: req 64-0536
Replies: 10
Views: 1273

Re: req 64-0536

How was the serial presented on the aircraft , can you post the picture or a link to it ?
by JAWS
Fri Jun 05, 2020 9:05 pm
Forum: Old Serial tie up area
Topic: 2 logs required for Mildenhall 2007 please.
Replies: 3
Views: 837

Re: 2 logs required for Mildenhall 2007 please.

Sorry forgot these for 7th March 2007

01-0192 C-17A 437/315AW Arr 3rd as RCH519 Dep 7th
89-1055 C-130H TN ANG 105AS Arr 6th March as Music 55 Dep 7th
59-1476 KC-135R 319 ARW wt Arr 7th as RCH256 n/s

And 64-14844 arrived as Snoop44 on the 4th and departed on the 8th
by JAWS
Fri Jun 05, 2020 8:03 pm
Forum: Old Serial tie up area
Topic: 12 Sqn Tornado 2014 Disbandment names
Replies: 1
Views: 223

Re: 12 Sqn Tornado 2014 Disbandment names

Here's the only mention of schemes I can find .

MAR 4/2014

12 Sq Tornado GRA.4

ZA393/008 has been painted with a special 12 Sqn disbandment colour scheme on the tail which is green/white and black with 12 Sqn Fox in the centre and 1915-2014 in white.
by JAWS
Fri Jun 05, 2020 3:40 pm
Forum: Old Serial tie up area
Topic: Waddington 1st August 1985 + North Luffenham
Replies: 5
Views: 249

Re: Waddington 1st August 1985 + North Luffenham

According to Demobbed.org.uk it arrived at North Luffenham in 1988 it was at Cranwell since 1982

Edit : As MRTT says .

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