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by Nighthawke
Sat Aug 08, 2020 10:10 pm
Forum: The Fighter Control Mess
Topic: RAF Mildenhall to close. Lakenheath to get F-35 by 2020
Replies: 1312
Views: 349536

Re: RAF Mildenhall to close. Lakenheath to get F-35 by 2020

Indeed it was and a great shame when removed.
by Nighthawke
Sat Aug 08, 2020 4:23 pm
Forum: RAF Lakenheath
Topic: Raptor deployment!??
Replies: 29
Views: 3824

Re: Raptor deployment!??

Not necessarily. Some people live in houses painted green. The pedants are revolting.
by Nighthawke
Fri Aug 07, 2020 11:34 am
Forum: The Fighter Control Mess
Topic: RAF Mildenhall to close. Lakenheath to get F-35 by 2020
Replies: 1312
Views: 349536

Re: RAF Mildenhall to close. Lakenheath to get F-35 by 2020

And then they will probably travel to Fairford - if and/or when a move takes place.
by Nighthawke
Thu Aug 06, 2020 9:57 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Jupiter and Saturn
Replies: 3
Views: 183

Re: Jupiter and Saturn

...give or take a few hundred million miles :lol:
by Nighthawke
Thu Aug 06, 2020 7:05 pm
Forum: Warbirds, Replicas and Nostalgic Photography
Topic: Bradley New England Air Museum
Replies: 8
Views: 578

Re: Bradley New England Air Museum

Each type a gem! Great post - always loved the Skyray since making the Airfix kit donkeys years ago.
by Nighthawke
Wed Aug 05, 2020 6:19 pm
Forum: The Fighter Control Mess
Topic: Seafury accident Duxford
Replies: 12
Views: 2283

Re: Seafury accident Duxford

Yes it was, July 1990 for WG655. I was at Prestwick on 10th June1989 when he tried to bounce the stuck leg on TF956 but then had to bail out over the Irish sea.
by Nighthawke
Wed Aug 05, 2020 12:48 pm
Forum: General Photography
Topic: All steamed up for a weekend away
Replies: 9
Views: 504

Re: All steamed up for a weekend away

Beautiful Norfolk coast including Cley Mill as a backdrop to beautiful engineering.
by Nighthawke
Tue Aug 04, 2020 6:34 pm
Forum: The Fighter Control Mess
Topic: Seafury accident Duxford
Replies: 12
Views: 2283

Re: Seafury accident Duxford

Cambridge News article posted above now reporting two injuries.
by Nighthawke
Tue Aug 04, 2020 5:19 pm
Forum: Photography Q & A / How to post photos
Topic: Canon 90D or 6D MkII
Replies: 4
Views: 330

Re: Canon 90D or 6D MkII

Can't help with personal experience but first question would be do you want full frame (6D) or crop sensor (90D)? Secondly is this an upgrade - i.e. do you have existing lenses, as the 6D is EF mount only whereas the 90D also takes EF-S lenses. I see that the 90D does 11fps compared to only 6.5 on t...
by Nighthawke
Tue Aug 04, 2020 10:06 am
Forum: Warbirds, Replicas and Nostalgic Photography
Topic: Air Fete 2000 - definitely the wettest
Replies: 5
Views: 629

Re: Air Fete 2000 - definitely the wettest

Another great hark back to Air Fetes. Love the Draken!

The Austrians were at Mildenhall show in 1978 with their Saab 105 team Karo AS
by Nighthawke
Mon Aug 03, 2020 9:29 pm
Forum: The Fighter Control Mess
Topic: RAF Mildenhall to close. Lakenheath to get F-35 by 2020
Replies: 1312
Views: 349536

Re: RAF Mildenhall to close. Lakenheath to get F-35 by 2020

There will still be arguments from further southwest!
by Nighthawke
Sat Aug 01, 2020 9:53 pm
Forum: RAF Lakenheath
Topic: Next week
Replies: 15
Views: 2586

Re: Next week

...or maybe not in the current situation.
by Nighthawke
Sat Aug 01, 2020 4:34 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: COVID-19 UK
Replies: 1151
Views: 53626

Re: COVID-19 UK

OK I've misinterpreted your long-ish posts then.
by Nighthawke
Sat Aug 01, 2020 3:25 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: COVID-19 UK
Replies: 1151
Views: 53626

Re: COVID-19 UK

Well quite frankly, good because TBH your carefree "we're all gonna die anyway so sod it all" attitude is becoming a little tiresome to say the least! That kind of attitude is the very reason why a lot of people are still cautious-to-paranoid about going out. You do what you like but please keep you...
by Nighthawke
Tue Jul 28, 2020 7:42 pm
Forum: Edinburgh
Topic: Chinook
Replies: 7
Views: 259

Re: Chinook

But was it read off or taken from virtual radar? Only real guarantee is mark one eyeball.
by Nighthawke
Sun Jul 26, 2020 10:39 pm
Forum: Old Serial tie up area
Topic: RAF Devon Soesterberg AB 1970-03-20
Replies: 6
Views: 370

Re: RAF Devon Soesterberg AB 1970-03-20

Here is one you could try - may not give the exact search options you are looking for but a lot of useful information.

http://www.ukserials.com/

(I have no connection to the site - just find it helpful at times.)
by Nighthawke
Fri Jul 17, 2020 10:47 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: BBC Andrew Neil.
Replies: 16
Views: 688

Re: BBC Andrew Neil.

You didn't know either then!

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