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by johnhowe
Sun Sep 16, 2018 12:54 pm
Forum: Spadeadam & SPACES
Topic: Chinooks at Carlise Airport assisting snow rescues.
Replies: 3
Views: 919

Miscellaneous subjects

http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-cumbria-43285331 Nice to see our forces helping the people of Cumbria. Well done lads. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4K1q9Ntcr5g French National Anthem https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uYEzmPrivNA Bastille Day 2017 M/Ride to the R Seine interesting viewing poin...
by johnhowe
Sun Jul 29, 2018 8:00 am
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Return of Around theWorld Clipper Race to Liverpool..
Replies: 14
Views: 1975

Re: Return of the Around The World Clipper Yachts

What a different a day makes, my lawn, my flowers and my three water butts are very happy this morning with
lots of precipitation.
by johnhowe
Sun Jul 29, 2018 7:58 am
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Return of Around theWorld Clipper Race to Liverpool..
Replies: 14
Views: 1975

Re: Return of Around The World Clipper Race 28.7.18

Over heated computer.
by johnhowe
Sat Jul 28, 2018 1:59 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: UK thunderstorms. Friday 27th July 2018.
Replies: 18
Views: 1654

Re: UK thunderstorms. Friday 27th July 2018.

Not much rain no storms in our part of the Wirral Peninsula. I thought it would be appropriate to post some
music to go with the extreme weather.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hASDPhh43xE Thunder and Lightning Polka.
by johnhowe
Sat Jul 28, 2018 1:44 pm
Forum: RAF Coningsby
Topic: 07 end today, RAF Police.
Replies: 23
Views: 4467

Re: 07 end today, RAF Police.

I think the offence of Agravated Treaspass was used against protesters at Menwith Hill and Greenham Common
they were hauled off to the local magistrates court and bound over.
by johnhowe
Sat Jul 28, 2018 1:41 pm
Forum: RAF Coningsby
Topic: 07 end today, RAF Police.
Replies: 23
Views: 4467

Re: 07 end today, RAF Police.

A couple of thoughts on the previous posts; 1 A few years ago, Norwich Airport hosted the Red Arrows for a local air show. As usual the fence was packed as they went out. One person, getting off their ladder, tripped over the curb and twisted an ankle. They then successfully sued the airport for da...
by johnhowe
Sat Jul 28, 2018 1:32 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Return of Around theWorld Clipper Race to Liverpool..
Replies: 14
Views: 1975

Re: Return of Around theWorld Clipper Race to Liverpool..

Well would you adam & eve it! I decided to go to New Brighton early to get a parking spot. At 9.0am the 11 clippers were already in the river tacking into the stiff breeze all eleven were sailing close to The Royal Princess which also arrived early they made a grand sight as they sailed down the Mer...
by johnhowe
Sat Jul 28, 2018 7:08 am
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Return of Around theWorld Clipper Race to Liverpool..
Replies: 14
Views: 1975

Return of Around theWorld Clipper Race to Liverpool.

If you managed to listen to Stuart Woods you will have learned that the clippers are due in at Canning Dock
at about 12.30pm or there abouts, Lots of Traffic. Royal Princess 330 mtrs length and as well as cargo some
oil tankers sailing in amongst the clippers.
by johnhowe
Thu Jul 26, 2018 9:51 am
Forum: Northwest England
Topic: Inbound LPL (Speke) 24/07/2018
Replies: 3
Views: 851

Re: Inbound LPL (Speke) 24/07/2018

I was at Eastham Country Park watching Ryan Air/ Easijet landing and takeing off at John Lennon so it was a pleasant surprise to see the GR4s on approach and bearing right and following the River Mersey, Tuesday seems a good day for military visitors at J.L. At 14.45pm yesterday I was delighted to f...
by johnhowe
Tue Jul 24, 2018 8:05 am
Forum: RAF Shawbury & Ternhill
Topic: Low Flying max height 100 feet.
Replies: 5
Views: 1540

Low flying min height 2 feet max 100 feet

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=n_1JNcdCung Not quite Powys or The Stiperstones. Hope the pilot is locked in.
by johnhowe
Mon Jul 23, 2018 11:26 am
Forum: RAF Shawbury & Ternhill
Topic: Low Flying max height 100 feet.
Replies: 5
Views: 1540

Re: Low Flying max height 100 feet.

Nighthawke wrote:
Sun Jul 22, 2018 6:42 pm
John - if you have an interest in civil then maybe join the "sister" forum. Just click on the Civilian Aviation hyperlink at the top of any page. That way you won't be upsetting anyone on here :)
Hi Nighthawke thanks for the advice re civil aircraft but I think I will stick with military.
by johnhowe
Sun Jul 22, 2018 2:57 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: What made you laugh today?
Replies: 186
Views: 25128

Re: What made you laugh today?

Vettell crashes out of his own German Grand prix, Lewis Hamilton starting in 14th place wins with Bottas Second.
by johnhowe
Sun Jul 22, 2018 2:21 pm
Forum: RAF Shawbury & Ternhill
Topic: Aerobatic competition at Sleap Aerodrome.
Replies: 3
Views: 1023

Re: Aerobatic competition at Sleap Aerodrome.

johnhowe wrote:
Sun Jul 22, 2018 2:14 pm
H 5029/18 refers to the competition at Sleap on the 28th,29th,July,2018 from 09.00BST to 20.30BST. Lots of super flying here.
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Z19Iqa5ZpR0 Aerobatics with explanations as to what is occuring in flight.
by johnhowe
Sun Jul 22, 2018 2:14 pm
Forum: RAF Shawbury & Ternhill
Topic: Aerobatic competition at Sleap Aerodrome.
Replies: 3
Views: 1023

Aerobatic competition at Sleap Aerodrome.

H 5029/18 refers to the competition at Sleap on the 28th,29th,July,2018 from 09.00BST to 20.30BST. Lots of super flying here.
by johnhowe
Sun Jul 22, 2018 2:10 pm
Forum: RAF Shawbury & Ternhill
Topic: Low Flying max height 100 feet.
Replies: 5
Views: 1540

Low Flying max height 100 feet.

A crop spraying aircraft will be conducting spraying in Powys, and Shropshire Church Stretton and Stiperstones
aircraft will not exceed 100 feet altitude 23rd July, 2018 bet 08.00 to 20.00BST.
by johnhowe
Sun Jul 22, 2018 1:58 pm
Forum: Spadeadam & SPACES
Topic: Flypast at Boulmer Airfield 28th, July, 2018
Replies: 1
Views: 532

Flypast at Boulmer Airfield 28th, July, 2018

Flypast by Military Aircraft at Boulmer Airfield 28th, July, 2018 bet 16.45pm & 17.45pm.
by johnhowe
Sun Jul 22, 2018 12:13 pm
Forum: Spadeadam & SPACES
Topic: Chinooks at Carlise Airport assisting snow rescues.
Replies: 3
Views: 919

Re: Chinooks at Carlise Airport assisting snow rescues.

http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-cumbria-43285331 Nice to see our forces helping the people of Cumbria. Well done lads. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4K1q9Ntcr5g French National Anthem https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uYEzmPrivNA Bastille Day 2017 M/Ride to the R Seine interesting viewing poin...
by johnhowe
Sun Jul 22, 2018 9:27 am
Forum: Warton Aerodrome
Topic: Guide to EGNO.. BAD 1 BAD 2.C130 Loop. Aircrew tales
Replies: 101
Views: 52533

Re: Guide to EGNO.. BAD 1 BAD 2. C130 Loop. Aircrew tales

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_wnyfco7CDk As all the Typhoons in the RAF 100 Flypast were manufactured/Test Flown from Warton/EGNO I thought it would be appropriate to record that fact in the guide to EGNO rather than clutter up the Mess likewise the C130 loop at Farnborough. look at thread 21st,J...
by johnhowe
Sat Jul 21, 2018 6:04 pm
Forum: Warton Aerodrome
Topic: Guide to EGNO.. BAD 1 BAD 2.C130 Loop. Aircrew tales
Replies: 101
Views: 52533

Re: Warton Aircraft + visitors

Landed at Warton at 09.48am Sat 18th, May, 2013 C17 Globemaster ZZ 173 callsign Ascot 6682, left approx 15.00pm the 18th, enroute to the Colonies. https://twitter.com/key2med/status/331432130288701440 http://www.fightercontrol.co.uk/forum/viewtopic.php?f=16&p=497125#p497125 http://www.fightercontro...

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