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by eagle driver
Thu Jun 04, 2020 1:55 pm
Forum: European Airshows
Topic: 14 July Bastille day
Replies: 0
Views: 75

14 July Bastille day

Scramble reporting that the usual flypast will not happen this year , only a parade honouring there health workers with a small military display, details of which have yet to be released.
by eagle driver
Thu Jun 04, 2020 4:45 am
Forum: Old Serial tie up area
Topic: Cecil Field, Florida 6/6/97
Replies: 3
Views: 97

Re: Cecil Field, Florida 6/6/97

In addition to the above , of those listed as not noted by myself 372AD 164952 FA-18C VFA-106 Noted in Barg reports 14/4/97 & 31/10/97 403AC 164239 Fa-18C VFA-105 noted 14/4/97 407AD 163457 Fa-18D Vfa-106 noted 14/4/97 & 31/10/97 331AD 164215 Fa-18C Vfa-106 noted 31/10/97 400AC 164200 FA-18C Vfa-105...
by eagle driver
Thu Jun 04, 2020 3:39 am
Forum: Old Serial tie up area
Topic: Cecil Field, Florida 6/6/97
Replies: 3
Views: 97

Re: Cecil Field, Florida 6/6/97

Hi Andy These are taken from my log dated 12/5/97 431AD 164038 Fa-18D Vfa-106 202MB 162423 Fa-18A Vmfa-142 335AD 164250 Fa-18C Vfa-106 402AD 163479 Fa-18D Vfa-106 303AD 163113 FA-18A VFa-106 405 (AA) 163478 FA-18C VFA-81 212MB 163171 FA-18A Vmfa-142 372AD not noted 403AC not noted 405AD 163460 Fa-18...
by eagle driver
Thu May 28, 2020 9:42 am
Forum: RAF Mildenhall
Topic: Todays movements
Replies: 18
Views: 2213

Re: Todays movements

RS Herclues (83-176) corrected to 08-3176 Alabama KC-135 (61-0318) KC-10 (87-0119, 79-0434)These 2 were down by the Alabama KC-135. KC-10 (84-0192, 78-1949) These 2 landed around 2.45pm after bringing in the MO's to Lakenheath.( 78-1949) should read 79-1949 Only managed to get one of the Ospreys (1...
by eagle driver
Wed May 06, 2020 7:32 am
Forum: The Fighter Control Mess
Topic: US reviewing RC-135 assets in UK
Replies: 8
Views: 1997

Re: US reviewing RC-135 assets in UK

A bit more from the article. A group of RC-135s, highly sophisticated reconnaissance aircraft based in Britain that are used to gather intelligence from the battlefield, are thought to be among the most vulnerable, according to well-placed sources.  Whether highly classified missions increasingly sh...
by eagle driver
Wed May 06, 2020 7:17 am
Forum: The Fighter Control Mess
Topic: US reviewing RC-135 assets in UK
Replies: 8
Views: 1997

US reviewing RC-135 assets in UK

The White House has launched a major review looking at whether spy planes, intelligence officials and other US assets need to be pulled out of Britain after Downing Street agreed Huawei can help build its 5G network. Half a dozen sources including current US and UK officials have told The Telegraph ...
by eagle driver
Mon May 04, 2020 4:52 pm
Forum: Gallery
Topic: E's and EC's in 1/144th scale
Replies: 8
Views: 315

Re: E's and EC's in 1/144th scale

:thumb: That connie is excellent, one of the best i have ever seen.
by eagle driver
Mon Apr 20, 2020 3:43 pm
Forum: Old Serial tie up area
Topic: Red Flag 98-1
Replies: 5
Views: 388

Re: Red Flag 98-1

A couple of your requests both with before and after sightings.
422TES F-16C is 91-0374.
Weapons school HH-60G 81-23643.
Somewhat surprised that there appears to be no log on line at all for this RFE.
by eagle driver
Sat Apr 18, 2020 9:55 am
Forum: The Fighter Control Mess
Topic: Planes spotters at Kemble despite lockdown
Replies: 44
Views: 3834

Re: Planes spotters at Kemble despite lockdown

Heard on the grape vine that some civvy spotters were fined after being caught at Hurn spotting BA B747 s ! serves them right
There always has been the few that believe that the rules don't apply to them in every walk of life
by eagle driver
Fri Apr 17, 2020 7:08 pm
Forum: Old Serial tie up area
Topic: VMFA-122 Edinburgh Turnhouse March 1987
Replies: 2
Views: 226

Re: VMFA-122 Edinburgh Turnhouse March 1987

Hi Graeme hope your keeping safe.
12 Hornets arrived on 11/03/87 and departed on 13/03/87
161952/00, 161964/01, 161934/02, 161978/03, 161968/04, 161973/05, 161981/07, 161987/08,
161979/10, 161983/11, 161984/12, 161986/13. All coded DC.
HTH regards
by eagle driver
Fri Apr 10, 2020 2:38 pm
Forum: Stansted
Topic: Stansted April 2020
Replies: 18
Views: 2087

Re: Stansted April 2020

Scramble reporting that LHOB244 & 245 are expected at Stansted later today .
Lhob244 quoted as being (A7)-MAN
Lhob245 quoted as being (A7)-MAP
by eagle driver
Tue Apr 07, 2020 8:10 am
Forum: Warbirds, Replicas and Nostalgic Photography
Topic: Military visitors at Civvy field
Replies: 10
Views: 1028

Re: Military visitors at Civvy field

Great selection John , thanks for posting.
by eagle driver
Tue Apr 07, 2020 7:45 am
Forum: Old Serial tie up area
Topic: Italian Atr-42 2/9/97
Replies: 4
Views: 232

Re: Italian Atr-42 2/9/97

Thank you very much indeed Arty
by eagle driver
Mon Apr 06, 2020 7:47 pm
Forum: Old Serial tie up area
Topic: Italian Atr-42 2/9/97
Replies: 4
Views: 232

Italian Atr-42 2/9/97

Hopefully some one can help here , a colleague requires the serial for a Italian.ATR-42 visiting Farnborough on the above date I don't know any other details as I was out of the country at the time .
Thanks in advance and keep safe . Ed.
by eagle driver
Thu Apr 02, 2020 6:07 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Quiz
Replies: 18
Views: 588

Re: Quiz

Nighthawke wrote:
Thu Apr 02, 2020 4:31 pm
Sausages? Must be a regional thing :lol:
That's so he can feed the hush puppies.
L
by eagle driver
Thu Apr 02, 2020 4:05 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Quiz
Replies: 18
Views: 588

Re: Quiz

Q6 Name the only vegetable or fruit never sold frozen,canned , processed,cooked or in any other form but fresh.


Q7 six or more things you can wear on your feet beginning with S
by eagle driver
Thu Apr 02, 2020 3:56 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Quiz
Replies: 18
Views: 588

Re: Quiz

Thunder wrote:
Wed Apr 01, 2020 5:36 pm
1/ Boxing :clap:

2/ Niagara Falls :clap:

3/ Potato and Rhubarb

4/ Strawberry, :clap:

5/ Heaps of dw words
only three
by eagle driver
Thu Apr 02, 2020 3:53 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Quiz
Replies: 18
Views: 588

Re: Quiz

Q1 :- Boxing :clap: Q2 :- Niagara Falls :clap: The rim is worn down about two and a half feet per year due to the water erosion . Q5 :- There's loads of words that start with 'dw' ! dwell :clap: dwarf :clap: dweller : dwells : dwarfs : dwellers : dwindle :clap: dwindling : dwindles : dweeb : dwelt ...
by eagle driver
Thu Apr 02, 2020 3:43 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Quiz
Replies: 18
Views: 588

Re: Quiz

rebel14 wrote:
Wed Apr 01, 2020 3:58 pm
Q3. I was going to say artichoke, rhubarb and asparagus but that's three!
Asparagus and Rhubarb :thumbs: :thumbs:

Q4. Strawberry
:thumbs:
by eagle driver
Wed Apr 01, 2020 4:10 pm
Forum: Old Serial tie up area
Topic: IAT 1993
Replies: 7
Views: 448

Re: IAT 1993

BARG report one of them as being ZD892/DX using call sign RFR531B from and to Bruggen.

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