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by vulcanxl425
Thu Oct 10, 2019 4:51 pm
Forum: RAF Lossiemouth
Topic: Log Lossiemouth - Thursday 10/10/19
Replies: 7
Views: 674

Re: Log Lossiemouth - Thursday 10/10/19

No runway work being done here yet. Expected to start next year after Kinloss has been improved first.
Reds possibly routing through here Monday,weather dependent.
by vulcanxl425
Thu Oct 10, 2019 3:23 pm
Forum: RAF Lossiemouth
Topic: Log Lossiemouth - Thursday 10/10/19
Replies: 7
Views: 674

Log Lossiemouth - Thursday 10/10/19

Nice sunny day here temp +15c and a hint of visitors Noted between 1115 and 1400 RW 23 in use Visitors ZK 315/315 Typhoon 41 Sqn arrived 1115 depart 1240 c/s Rebel 59 G- FRAJ Falcon 20 arrived am c/s Rushton 51 depart out 1230 c/s Tasman 71 Chinooks All three for a period were noted outside ZH891,ZH...
by vulcanxl425
Tue Oct 08, 2019 5:11 pm
Forum: RAF Lossiemouth
Topic: Log Oct 8th
Replies: 5
Views: 661

Re: Log Oct 8th

Thanks for the log. Will remember to take a book when visiting this week.
by vulcanxl425
Mon Oct 07, 2019 4:43 pm
Forum: Scotland and Ireland
Topic: A7-MNB S92 for INVERNESS
Replies: 12
Views: 706

Re: A7-MNB S92 for INVERNESS

A7-MNB would appear to be heading north at present for Inverness out of Prestwick .
by vulcanxl425
Sat Oct 05, 2019 8:43 am
Forum: RAF Kinloss
Topic: Kinloss update
Replies: 8
Views: 2618

Re: Kinloss update

" Pride of Moray" actually carried on P-8.
by vulcanxl425
Fri Oct 04, 2019 6:53 am
Forum: RAF Lossiemouth
Topic: Based Typhoons and frequencies listing.
Replies: 543
Views: 135693

Re: Based Typhoons and frequencies listing.

Notam issued yesterday advising change for ICF/Approach from 234.875 to 258.70 MHz. Effective now until 31 October. Don't know if remains permanent after that.
by vulcanxl425
Tue Oct 01, 2019 3:55 pm
Forum: RAF Lossiemouth
Topic: Log Lossiemouth - Tuesday 1/10/19
Replies: 0
Views: 421

Log Lossiemouth - Tuesday 1/10/19

Another breezy day here with some showers. Noted between 1025 and 1500 RW 05 in use Visitors ZH--- Chinook departed to south at 1145 c/s Onslaught1 ZH--- Chinook noted on Lima Hard ZH 856 Merlin HM2 deptd east at 1110 c/s Dolphin 14 back 1221.Off again 1240 for circuits RW05 before landing 1315 G- M...
by vulcanxl425
Sat Sep 28, 2019 8:24 am
Forum: The Fighter Control Mess
Topic: Airforce 1 on TV channel 5
Replies: 1
Views: 343

Re: Airforce 1 on TV channel 5

Saw the programme last night, quiet interesting. What was of interest the mention that President Trump wants a new colour scheme for AirForce 1 replacement 747 being constructed now. For the new plane he would want a new radical scheme of white,red cheat line and black underneath. The present scheme...
by vulcanxl425
Fri Sep 27, 2019 4:34 pm
Forum: Current Military Photography
Topic: HMS Prince of Wales
Replies: 4
Views: 1344

Re: HMS Prince of Wales

Nice capture.Guess we will soon see her in Moray Firth on sea trials.
by vulcanxl425
Fri Sep 27, 2019 2:10 pm
Forum: RAF Lossiemouth
Topic: Log Lossiemouth - Friday 27/9/19
Replies: 0
Views: 353

Log Lossiemouth - Friday 27/9/19

Called in past knowing it was a Friday and not to expect much. Noted between 1045 and 1300 Departure ZH 856 Merlin HM2 of 820NAS departed to east at 1115 usual c/s Dolphin 14 Typhoons ZK 321/321 noted in wash bay then towed to half hard ZJ 950/950 noted under tow from Sthn HAS to half hard ZK 344/34...
by vulcanxl425
Thu Sep 26, 2019 12:40 pm
Forum: Warbirds, Replicas and Nostalgic Photography
Topic: Lossiemouth Air SHow July '68
Replies: 20
Views: 926

Re: Lossiemouth Air SHow July '68

Remember the 68 show at Lossie.The Fulmar used to be the "gate guard" ,other older aircraft types came out from NASU (Naval aircraft storage unit). The based Buccaneers of course had special attention from me having participated in dropping live ordnance previous year on oil spill Torrey Canyon off ...
by vulcanxl425
Thu Sep 26, 2019 11:43 am
Forum: RAF Lossiemouth
Topic: Elvis 52 Divert in Lossie
Replies: 14
Views: 1399

Re: Elvis 52 Divert in Lossie

After period of inactivity here second visitor USAF C-37A 01-0029 carried out an approach around 1225 approx.
" Valor 29" continuing on from Lossie to Rota.
by vulcanxl425
Thu Sep 26, 2019 11:05 am
Forum: RAF Lossiemouth
Topic: Elvis 52 Divert in Lossie
Replies: 14
Views: 1399

Elvis 52 Divert in Lossie

MC-12 ? c/s Elvis 52 diverting in Lossie with an "issue". After taking on fuel will continue to Keflavik.
Landing RW 23 at this time 1205. Serial 09-00646.
by vulcanxl425
Wed Sep 25, 2019 3:40 pm
Forum: RAF Lossiemouth
Topic: Log Lossiemouth - Wed 25/9/19
Replies: 0
Views: 343

Log Lossiemouth - Wed 25/9/19

Bright but breezy day here with little activity Noted between 1030 and 1400 RW 05 in use until 1255 then RW 10 NO Visitors Typhoons ZK 310/310 c/s Fang 12 landed back 1057 ZJ 924/924 WS-J c/s Fang 11 landed back 1100. Shut down on main runway and towed back to apron later. ZJ 913/913 WS-Y c/s Vodka ...
by vulcanxl425
Sun Sep 22, 2019 1:56 pm
Forum: Scotland and Ireland
Topic: italian atr inverness
Replies: 2
Views: 207

Re: italian atr inverness

venom wrote:
Sun Sep 22, 2019 1:42 pm
as the headline says italian atr at inverness departed this morning
Departed Italy this morning I think you mean? Mike has reported in UK Heads up that it arrived Inverness around 1300. To depart later for Keflavik.
by vulcanxl425
Thu Sep 19, 2019 3:33 pm
Forum: RAF Lossiemouth
Topic: Log Lossiemouth - Thursday 19/9/19
Replies: 0
Views: 517

Log Lossiemouth - Thursday 19/9/19

Been away for a couple of weeks so no surprise to find it still very quiet here. Noted between 1030 and 1450 RW 23 in use Visiting A/c G-FPLD Be 200 KingAir arrived 1040 departed out 1205 c/s Calibrator 492 (Landed back again about 1625) ZH 856 Merlin HM2 R Navy . Emerged from one of Sthn HAS and de...
by vulcanxl425
Mon Sep 16, 2019 7:52 pm
Forum: Current Military Photography
Topic: Fuglies at Linton 16/9/19
Replies: 12
Views: 2169

Re: Fuglies at Linton 16/9/19

Lovely visitors for Linton in the bases final period.
by vulcanxl425
Sun Sep 01, 2019 11:44 am
Forum: RAF Leuchars
Topic: exercise chameleon
Replies: 154
Views: 9277

Re: exercise chameleon

ZH 875 C-130 Zorro1 in local area.
Now headed south into North Yorkshire 1254.
by vulcanxl425
Fri Aug 30, 2019 7:45 am
Forum: RAF Lossiemouth
Topic: Runway and other Upgrades
Replies: 8
Views: 1221

Re: Runway and other Upgrades

Thanks BJ for the MOD news regarding various improvements here for Lossie. Much of the information has already been known locally. Interestingly mention is made of a new Control Tower with many thinking that this had been shelved.Certainly this year the level of aircraft activity is much less due to...
by vulcanxl425
Wed Aug 28, 2019 1:12 pm
Forum: RAF Lossiemouth
Topic: Log Lossiemouth - Tuesday - 27/8/19
Replies: 4
Views: 623

Re: Log Lossiemouth - Tuesday - 27/8/19

329 did use call-sign Lossie 02 yesterday. Preferred not to refer to it as when Squadron C0's or Station Commander have their own personal ones.

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