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by James Ronayne
Tue Jul 14, 2020 8:08 am
Forum: RAF Mildenhall
Topic: LOG & REQ: Mildenhall 12.07.2020
Replies: 4
Views: 831

Re: LOG & REQ: Mildenhall 12.07.2020

DanBeeden wrote:
Mon Jul 13, 2020 5:18 pm
RC-135W is 62-4125/OF that has been here on TDY for a couple of months now.
Thanks, Dan. That was the answer I was hoping for!
tm74sqn wrote:
Mon Jul 13, 2020 6:53 pm
From memory (!) I believe that the F-15 was 86-0178. Anyone able to confirm that?
Many thanks.

Cheers,

James
by James Ronayne
Mon Jul 13, 2020 5:04 pm
Forum: RAF Mildenhall
Topic: LOG & REQ: Mildenhall 12.07.2020
Replies: 4
Views: 831

LOG & REQ: Mildenhall 12.07.2020

Noted yesterday morning on a visit for the KC-130Js 60-0355 KC-135 58-0036 KC-135 61-0315 KC-135 63-8878 KC-135 58-0100 KC-135 167985 KC-130J QB* (Dep) 169226 KC-130J QB* (Dep) Two requests, please. First the sole F-15 left, and secondly the RC-135, both of which I forgot to go and read off! Cheers,...
by James Ronayne
Fri Jun 05, 2020 5:00 pm
Forum: Current Military Photography
Topic: 280 | Pilatus PC-12/47E | Irish Air Corps - Luton (LTN/EGGW) 02.06.2020
Replies: 16
Views: 2289

Re: 280 | Pilatus PC-12/47E | Irish Air Corps - Luton (LTN/EGGW) 02.06.2020

Thanks for the comments guys. As well as regular training runs around the UK, it has also been ferrying Irish COVID-19 samples to Munich for testing. https://flyinginireland.com/2020/05/busy-first-few-weeks-for-air-corps-pc12/ Excellent photo - I'd seen it on one of the radar sites and assumed it wo...
by James Ronayne
Thu Jun 04, 2020 8:15 pm
Forum: Current Military Photography
Topic: 280 | Pilatus PC-12/47E | Irish Air Corps - Luton (LTN/EGGW) 02.06.2020
Replies: 16
Views: 2289

280 | Pilatus PC-12/47E | Irish Air Corps - Luton (LTN/EGGW) 02.06.2020

IRL280 on approach to Runway 25, arriving from Edinburgh (EDI/EGPH). Had routed Baldonnel - Belfast - Edinburgh prior to arriving at Luton. This aircraft visited a few times during lockdown but this was its first appearance since the rules have been relaxed sufficiently for me to get out and shoot i...
by James Ronayne
Sun Sep 08, 2019 6:42 am
Forum: Current Military Photography
Topic: Stansted 06.09.2019
Replies: 7
Views: 2241

Re: Stansted 06.09.2019

Thanks for the comments guys.
Stug298 wrote:
Sat Sep 07, 2019 1:15 pm
Any idea why so many reach flights went through Stansted ??
Connected with the Vice President's trip to London, I believe.

Cheers,

James
by James Ronayne
Fri Sep 06, 2019 8:56 pm
Forum: Current Military Photography
Topic: Stansted 06.09.2019
Replies: 7
Views: 2241

Stansted 06.09.2019

RCH501 lifting off from Runway 22 bound for Paris/Le Bourget (LBG/LFPB) in some nice light this evening.

Image07-7180 | C-17A Globemaster III | USAF 437th AW by james.ronayne, on Flickr
by James Ronayne
Sat May 11, 2019 6:58 am
Forum: RAF Mildenhall
Topic: LOG: 10/05/2019
Replies: 0
Views: 469

LOG: 10/05/2019

Noted yesterday afternoon.

17-0080 A400M TuAF
00-1934 EC-130J

Both readable from St John's Street.

Regards,

James
by James Ronayne
Mon Apr 22, 2019 6:44 am
Forum: Current Military Photography
Topic: Royal Thai Air Force | Munich (MUC/EDDM) 23.03.2019
Replies: 1
Views: 1074

Royal Thai Air Force | Munich (MUC/EDDM) 23.03.2019

A couple of shots of one the RTAF's new BBJs, seen departing for Hahn where it performed a single missed approach before returning to Munich. HS-MVS/55-555 | Boeing 737-8Z6 | Royal Thai Air Force - Munich (MUC/EDDM) 23.03.2019 Taxiing to Runway 26R for departure. https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/...
by James Ronayne
Sun Jan 27, 2019 8:21 am
Forum: Current Military Photography
Topic: HUAF527 | Luton | 17.12.2018
Replies: 8
Views: 1771

Re: HUAF527 | Luton | 17.12.2018

Thanks for the comments everyone!

Cheers,

James
by James Ronayne
Sat Jan 26, 2019 10:09 am
Forum: Current Military Photography
Topic: HUAF527 | Luton | 17.12.2018
Replies: 8
Views: 1771

HUAF527 | Luton | 17.12.2018

The Hungarian Air Force's recently acquired Falcon 7X, 606, was a welcome visitor to Luton (LTN/EGGW) just before Christmas. It arrived from Strasbourg (SXB/LFST) as HUAF527 and departed back to the French airport 49mins later, using the same callsign. Only the aircraft's second visit to LTN. 606 | ...
by James Ronayne
Sun Aug 19, 2018 9:11 pm
Forum: Current Military Photography
Topic: KAF328 at Stansted 19.08.2018
Replies: 8
Views: 2105

KAF328 at Stansted 19.08.2018

Today's star visitor at Stansted. Arriving on Runway 22 as 'KAF3216'.

ImageKAF328 | KC-130J | Kuwaiti Air Force 41 Sqn by james.ronayne, on Flickr

Cheers,

James
by James Ronayne
Wed Mar 18, 2015 9:18 pm
Forum: Rest of the World
Topic: Avalon 2015
Replies: 3
Views: 4345

Re: Avalon 2015

Hi Roy,

A41-208 did indeed depart on the morning of the 27th.

James
by James Ronayne
Sun Mar 08, 2015 11:20 am
Forum: Rest of the World
Topic: Avalon 2015
Replies: 3
Views: 4345

Avalon 2015

Noted over several visits to the Australian International Airshow at Avalon - plus a bonus C-17 at Tullamarine. Avalon 25.02.14 Royal Australian Air Force A21-102 F/A-18B 2 OCU A21-23 F/A-18A 75 Sqn A21-35 F/A-18A 75 Sqn A23-006 PC-9A 2 FTS A23-020 PC-9A 4 Sqn A23-032 PC-9A 4 Sqn A27-17 Hawk 127 76 ...
by James Ronayne
Sat Jan 17, 2015 5:54 pm
Forum: Cambridge Airport
Topic: Qatar Airforce C-130J
Replies: 9
Views: 2109

Re: Qatar Airforce C-130J

212 was visible between the hangars at 14:00 today. It was easily readable from the crash gate on Airport Way.

James
by James Ronayne
Sat Nov 15, 2014 7:16 am
Forum: Current Military Photography
Topic: McCarran Las Vegas 09-11-2014
Replies: 3
Views: 937

Re: McCarran Las Vegas 09-11-2014

Super shot Trevor.

Looks like you're having a good time, you are certainly not missing anything at Luton!

James
by James Ronayne
Sat Nov 15, 2014 7:14 am
Forum: Current Military Photography
Topic: McCarran Las Vegas 10-11-2014
Replies: 3
Views: 1074

Re: McCarran Las Vegas 10-11-2014

Nice one Trevor - love the light on this!

James
by James Ronayne
Wed Sep 10, 2014 7:57 pm
Forum: Current Military Photography
Topic: Yellowknife NWT 25.08.14
Replies: 2
Views: 1038

Yellowknife NWT 25.08.14

Evening, Had a two week holiday in Canada including a trip up to Yellowknife to visit Buffalo Airways. Whilst there we popped around the corner and gained permission to photograph this Twin Otter based at YZF with 440 squadron. https://farm4.staticflickr.com/3907/15014853427_ccd91fc7e5_b.jpg 13803 C...
by James Ronayne
Sat Aug 02, 2014 6:23 pm
Forum: Current Military Photography
Topic: RNZAF Texans at Stansted 02.08.14
Replies: 8
Views: 2781

RNZAF Texans at Stansted 02.08.14

Evening, The first two Beechcraft T-6Cs for the Royal New Zealand Air Force arrived at Stansted this afternoon on the UK leg of their delivery flight. Although wearing American civil test registrations they both carried the last two of their NZ Military serials on the tail. https://farm3.staticflick...

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