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by Monty
Fri Jun 17, 2011 4:37 pm
Forum: The Fighter Control Mess
Topic: Osprey`s to Mildenhall
Replies: 52
Views: 6270

Re: Osprey`s to Mildenhall

My mother was running a cake stall at Ely marketplace last Saturday to raise money for the British Legions 90th Anniversary and ended up chatting to a lady who turned out to be the wife of an Osprey pilot who was going to be on the new squadron at Mildenhall, would have thought this means that they ...
by Monty
Fri Jun 17, 2011 4:34 pm
Forum: The Fighter Control Mess
Topic: The Recognition Quiz
Replies: 2560
Views: 212589

Re: The Recognition Quiz

I think it is a Nord 1500 griffon.
by Monty
Tue Jun 14, 2011 8:27 pm
Forum: Current Military Photography
Topic: US Army Chinooks finally arrive at Shawbury
Replies: 13
Views: 1386

Re: US Army Chinooks finally arrive at Shawbury

I do like the artwork!! :thumbs:
by Monty
Tue Jun 14, 2011 8:16 pm
Forum: Duxford Shows
Topic: Duxford September Show
Replies: 15
Views: 2483

Re: Duxford September Show

An update on the Duxford website, take a look a this lot :Wow:

http://duxford.iwm.org.uk/server/show/conEvent.3563

Could be one of the shows of the year at this rate with C-27J, F-15E, Apache and Sea King all flying so far!!!!
by Monty
Sat Jun 11, 2011 9:16 pm
Forum: Current Military Photography
Topic: Near bird strike
Replies: 2
Views: 1110

Re: Near bird strike

From the looks of it the bird itself is actually quite a bit higher than the aircraft. Closest i have seen was actually on my gliding scholarship, simulating a launch failure so was banking fairly heavily to get into the circuit off of the runway line, and as i looked down the wing a buzzard flashed...
by Monty
Fri Jun 10, 2011 8:37 pm
Forum: Duxford Shows
Topic: Duxford September Show
Replies: 15
Views: 2483

Re: Duxford September Show

3-4th September
by Monty
Fri Jun 10, 2011 8:35 pm
Forum: Current Military Photography
Topic: Linton Grad 3/6/11
Replies: 5
Views: 679

Re: Linton Grad 3/6/11

Nice shots. Don't recognize the aircraft in 8,9 and 11, what is it?
by Monty
Fri Jun 10, 2011 3:50 pm
Forum: Current Military Photography
Topic: FBS BMVg Köln-Wahn April 19,2011 - Sunset Shooting....
Replies: 5
Views: 945

Re: FBS BMVg Köln-Wahn April 19,2011 - Sunset Shooting....

Always enjoy looking at your images, and these certainly don't let you down. Really outstanding shots you post, every time!
by Monty
Fri Jun 10, 2011 2:15 pm
Forum: RIAT
Topic: RIAT 2011 [General Discussion]
Replies: 777
Views: 46034

Re: RIAT 2011

That is a real shame about the mirages, was really looking forward to seeing some of those tiger schemes.
by Monty
Fri Jun 10, 2011 1:34 pm
Forum: RIAT
Topic: RIAT 2011 [General Discussion]
Replies: 777
Views: 46034

Re: RIAT 2011

chrisward123 wrote:Nice Update, guess P3 Flyers are actually flying?

Christian
Nope everything listed is static apart from the Vulcan.
by Monty
Fri Jun 10, 2011 12:18 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: UKAR
Replies: 12
Views: 791

Re: UKAR

You can always use the RIAT thread on here!
by Monty
Fri Jun 10, 2011 12:12 pm
Forum: RIAT
Topic: RIAT 2011 [General Discussion]
Replies: 777
Views: 46034

Re: RIAT 2011

A good update for me, really good to see so many classic jets are going to be there this year!
by Monty
Thu Jun 09, 2011 3:02 pm
Forum: Airshow & Event Photography
Topic: A big thank you from Turkey to all spotters!
Replies: 12
Views: 1228

Re: A big thank you from Turkey to all spotters!

beefsteak wrote:Fantastic shot there Eric.
Question from this thicky twin, what is the plane directly above the Alpha and in front of the Iskra please ?
It is a CASA 101 Aviojet of Patrulla Aguila the Spanish Air Force display team.

That is a fantastic photo, cant imagine how exciting it must have been :Wow:
by Monty
Wed Jun 08, 2011 1:04 pm
Forum: RIAT
Topic: RIAT 2011 [General Discussion]
Replies: 777
Views: 46034

Re: RIAT 2011

Static by the looks of it, still a fantastic addition.
by Monty
Wed Jun 08, 2011 12:53 pm
Forum: Current Military Photography
Topic: Lossie 2nd and 3rd June
Replies: 3
Views: 532

Re: Lossie 2nd and 3rd June

Really like the first, but they are all really good and sharp. Lovely light on them as well.
by Monty
Wed Jun 08, 2011 12:44 pm
Forum: RIAT
Topic: RIAT 2011 [General Discussion]
Replies: 777
Views: 46034

Re: RIAT 2011

Looks like a Ukrainian Su-27 And Il-78 have been confirmed today at the press conference (reported on UKAR) :thumbs:
by Monty
Sat Jun 04, 2011 2:58 pm
Forum: Duxford Shows
Topic: Duxford September Show
Replies: 15
Views: 2483

Re: Duxford September Show

Also says on Ms Demeanors Display date calendar that there is the potential for a formation with Team Viper so if they go, and Duxford could be persuaded to get the Sea vixen as well, this could be one of the shows of the year!
by Monty
Fri Jun 03, 2011 7:36 pm
Forum: Duxford Shows
Topic: Legends help please?
Replies: 11
Views: 1943

Re: Legends help please?

Program is the same for both days normally unless they break something :P
by Monty
Thu Jun 02, 2011 9:48 am
Forum: Duxford Shows
Topic: Duxford September Show
Replies: 15
Views: 2483

Duxford September Show

This looks like it could be a very good one, Already confirmed are French Alpha jet, Miss Demeanor, and Red Arrows one day only. And now being reported on UKAR that the USAF F-15E demo is also going to be there :Wow:
by Monty
Sat May 28, 2011 6:01 pm
Forum: Current Military Photography
Topic: EA-18G VAQ-138 "Yellow Jackets" in Aviano AB
Replies: 8
Views: 2072

Re: EA-18G VAQ-138 "Yellow Jackets" in Aviano AB

Ah right, thanks for that.

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