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by Graf Zeppelin
Wed May 13, 2015 10:28 pm
Forum: Warbirds, Replicas and Nostalgic Photography
Topic: Rare army mustang
Replies: 4
Views: 1316

Re: Rare army mustang

I understand it was used as the chase aircraft for the Lockheed AH-56 Cheyenne programme. It remained in service after the cancellation of the Cheyenne but its career was cut short after the Merlin engine seized in 1978 and with no budget to replace the engine it was donated to Rucker museum for sta...
by Graf Zeppelin
Sat Feb 21, 2015 3:32 pm
Forum: Military Aviation Memorabilia
Topic: 32 Sqn BAE125 'End of an Era' Patches For Sale
Replies: 8
Views: 2340

Re: 32 Sqn BAE125 'End of an Era' Patches For Sale

I am on this Forum also. If anyone wants one of these patches and iis not attending the Night Photoshoot on March 5th get in touch with me. If you want to purchase via mail order the patch is £5 plus £2 postage and packing.
by Graf Zeppelin
Fri Jul 12, 2013 7:57 pm
Forum: RAF Northolt
Topic: Northolt Helos
Replies: 1
Views: 1557

Re: Northolt Helos

Rover is the Air Traffic Landrover IIRC
by Graf Zeppelin
Thu Aug 02, 2012 10:46 pm
Forum: RAF Northolt
Topic: "Excessive Aircraft Noise"
Replies: 10
Views: 3546

Re: "Excessive Aircraft Noise"

The Spitfire "guardian" returned to display after refurbishment outside the Ops Building alongside the A40 yesterday. It is now painted as MH314 SZ-G.
by Graf Zeppelin
Tue Jun 05, 2012 11:09 pm
Forum: RAF Northolt
Topic: "Excessive Aircraft Noise"
Replies: 10
Views: 3546

Re: "Excessive Aircraft Noise"

D1scafellpike wrote:

I also noticed the guardian EN526 has gone too (I thought it wasn't there yesterday when I passed but thought I may have just missed it).
The Spitfire replica was taken down a couple of weeks ago and has gone away for a refurb. It will return in a couple of months :D
by Graf Zeppelin
Mon Apr 23, 2012 8:09 pm
Forum: RAF Northolt
Topic: Big Yellow Fence 25 End
Replies: 3
Views: 2785

Re: Big Yellow Fence 25 End

Its work in progress and it will be screened off in the nezt couple of days to prevent passing motorists from gawking and causing accidents.
by Graf Zeppelin
Sat Apr 14, 2012 8:58 pm
Forum: Current Military Photography
Topic: Northolt by Night
Replies: 18
Views: 811

Re: Northolt by Night

Nice one Dunk! Possibly the best set I have seen so far.....!
by Graf Zeppelin
Fri Apr 13, 2012 7:38 pm
Forum: Current Military Photography
Topic: RAF Northolt Nightshoot X1
Replies: 9
Views: 1017

Re: RAF Northolt Nightshoot X1

Good work!
by Graf Zeppelin
Tue Apr 03, 2012 8:40 pm
Forum: The Fighter Control Mess
Topic: "New" RAF BAe-146's
Replies: 67
Views: 14249

Re: "New" RAF BAe-146's

Would regularly see the BAE146/125 pop up on Gulf SBS sites dashing around Kuwait and UAE/Bahrain etc. Now they are used in that other dusty place. This is why they got rid of the (R) in 32 Sqn as their primary role is not that of transporting the Royals anymore. They have not got rid of the "R" It...
by Graf Zeppelin
Sun May 01, 2011 3:57 pm
Forum: RAF Northolt
Topic: Red Arrow Hawk?
Replies: 2
Views: 748

Re: Red Arrow Hawk?

IIs a plastic one I am afraid!
by Graf Zeppelin
Fri Jun 04, 2010 11:21 pm
Forum: Other Airshows & Events
Topic: Northolt Photocall 13th June 2010
Replies: 11
Views: 1406

Re: Northolt Photocall 13th June 2010

Confirmed:-

AW139 irish Air Corps
Griffin DHFS

There are still plenty of tickets left. if coming by car the earliest entry time now is 1400. if coming on foot it is still possible to get in at 1300 (or later!)
by Graf Zeppelin
Sat May 29, 2010 10:06 pm
Forum: Other Airshows & Events
Topic: Northolt Photocall 13th June 2010
Replies: 11
Views: 1406

Re: Northolt Photocall 13th June 2010

Confirmed:-

King Air 45 Sqn
Dominie 55 Sqn

Jet Provost T.5 ETPS colours
Jet Provost Yemen AF colours

Duabi Air WIng are working on bringing one of their AW139s during the event subject to tasking
by Graf Zeppelin
Sun May 09, 2010 9:13 pm
Forum: Other Airshows & Events
Topic: Northolt Photocall 13th June 2010
Replies: 11
Views: 1406

Re: Northolt Photocall 13th June 2010

Dunk wrote:Hi Phil, nice to see you on FC!

Thanks for the update.
Still building sand castles Dunk?
by Graf Zeppelin
Sun May 09, 2010 10:56 am
Forum: Other Airshows & Events
Topic: Northolt Photocall 13th June 2010
Replies: 11
Views: 1406

Re: Northolt Photocall 13th June 2010

StuBie wrote:
OV-10B Eureka Avn (with possible Skyvan support)
I assume this would be G-PIGY if it turns up? I read somewhere a while ago that the pilot of the Bronco also flew this out of weston on the green?
or G-BEOL. They are all his.
by Graf Zeppelin
Sat May 08, 2010 5:57 pm
Forum: Other Airshows & Events
Topic: Northolt Photocall 13th June 2010
Replies: 11
Views: 1406

Re: Northolt Photocall 13th June 2010

Tornado GR.4 RAF Marham just confirmed. :thumbs:

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