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by Nighthawke
Thu Sep 05, 2019 8:20 am
Forum: The Newbie Forum
Topic: Hello
Replies: 7
Views: 355

Re: Hello

When you get a knock on your front door... :lol:

Welcome and enjoy.
by Nighthawke
Wed Sep 04, 2019 1:49 pm
Forum: Edinburgh
Topic: Apaches
Replies: 14
Views: 854

Re: Apaches

That's not the issue. Their concern is a camera being pointed in their general direction. From their perspective it is simpler and more secure to say no photography.
by Nighthawke
Wed Sep 04, 2019 8:00 am
Forum: Warbirds, Replicas and Nostalgic Photography
Topic: Finningley At Home '81 (Inc Last Vulcan Scramble)
Replies: 13
Views: 1215

Re: Finningley At Home '81 (Inc Last Vulcan Scramble)

Tornado F.2 ZA254 was at Coltishall's Airshow 20/09/1980.
by Nighthawke
Tue Sep 03, 2019 6:46 pm
Forum: Warbirds, Replicas and Nostalgic Photography
Topic: Finningley At Home '81 (Inc Last Vulcan Scramble)
Replies: 13
Views: 1215

Re: Finningley At Home '81 (Inc Last Vulcan Scramble)

A quick-thinking NCO would have halted the squad and saluted the crews :lol:
by Nighthawke
Mon Sep 02, 2019 7:43 pm
Forum: RAF Waddington
Topic: Info Waddington 29/08/19
Replies: 25
Views: 3835

Re: Info Waddington 29/08/19

Brize I believe.
by Nighthawke
Sun Sep 01, 2019 2:26 pm
Forum: RAF Leuchars
Topic: exercise chameleon
Replies: 154
Views: 9699

Re: exercise chameleon

alanp wrote:
Sun Sep 01, 2019 1:39 pm
Were they low down?
Click the link Mike so helpfully provided and you'll see exactly how low!
by Nighthawke
Sat Aug 31, 2019 7:35 pm
Forum: Warbirds, Replicas and Nostalgic Photography
Topic: Mostly going Dutch #4
Replies: 5
Views: 420

Re: Mostly going Dutch #4

Must admit I'm not overly excited by them. Probably because they were so common in the 80s/90s when I was most actively spotting.
by Nighthawke
Sat Aug 31, 2019 7:30 pm
Forum: Warbirds, Replicas and Nostalgic Photography
Topic: More memories from IAT '93 (I think)
Replies: 9
Views: 634

Re: More memories from IAT '93 (I think)

A rather ironic choice of words given that they are from 1993! Great reminder of an otherwise fabulous weekend.
by Nighthawke
Sat Aug 31, 2019 3:34 pm
Forum: Current Military Photography
Topic: Spotter spotting
Replies: 505
Views: 264574

Re: Spotter spotting

All that space and still some have to stand on the wrong side of the lights!
by Nighthawke
Sat Aug 31, 2019 7:40 am
Forum: RAF Waddington
Topic: Waddington and the A15 (Photos)
Replies: 90
Views: 5955

Re: Waddington and the A15 (Photos)

That kind of driving is not restricted to Lincolnshire, although may be more prevalent. I see it almost everywhere I travel.
by Nighthawke
Fri Aug 30, 2019 8:40 pm
Forum: Current Military Photography
Topic: B2s over Norwich
Replies: 25
Views: 5631

Re: B2s over Norwich

He means the F-35s John. They're not exactly Paddy's favourite!
by Nighthawke
Fri Aug 30, 2019 8:36 pm
Forum: Airshow & Event Photography
Topic: Rhyl Air Show 2019
Replies: 4
Views: 702

Re: Rhyl Air Show 2019

Nice trio especially that lovely little Strikemaster.
by Nighthawke
Fri Aug 30, 2019 12:25 pm
Forum: RAF Waddington
Topic: Waddington and the A15 (Photos)
Replies: 90
Views: 5955

Re: Waddington and the A15 (Photos)

Isn't it up to the Israelis to determine their own security along with the UK military? I'm sure they know more than we do and therefore better placed to decide.
by Nighthawke
Fri Aug 30, 2019 10:33 am
Forum: RAF Waddington
Topic: Ex Cobra Warrior parking restrictions
Replies: 282
Views: 29597

Re: Ex Cobra Warrior parking restrictions

As had been pointed out on another thread, these crews fly active missions back home most days. Israel is a far cry from the freedom we have here. With that in mind it is not surprising that they are taking these measures. I would suggest we should be grateful they're here at all and have thought fo...
by Nighthawke
Wed Aug 28, 2019 5:29 pm
Forum: The Newbie Forum
Topic: Can't read UK Heads Up, Movements & OTT
Replies: 83
Views: 15039

Re: Can't read UK Heads Up, Movements & OTT

Browsing the photo sections might provoke a comment or two :whistle:
by Nighthawke
Wed Aug 28, 2019 10:44 am
Forum: The Fighter Control Mess
Topic: French chateau with a collection of WARPLANES
Replies: 2
Views: 742

Re: French chateau with a collection of WARPLANES

Well worth a visit. Also collections of cars, bikes and tractors.Wine cellars too.
by Nighthawke
Tue Aug 27, 2019 10:30 pm
Forum: RAF Waddington
Topic: Waddington and the A15 (Photos)
Replies: 90
Views: 5955

Re: Waddington and the A15 (Photos)

roughcutter wrote:
Tue Aug 27, 2019 10:14 pm
...(and the kids should be back at school) ;)
No they won't - the WAVE will be full of them. Oh sorry you meant the 4-18 year-olds. :Oops: :lol: :lol:
by Nighthawke
Tue Aug 27, 2019 10:15 pm
Forum: The Fighter Control Mess
Topic: Google Earth
Replies: 25
Views: 3166

Re: Google Earth

If you men the rusty looking one at the northern end then to me it looks like a mock-up. Not aware of one being there.

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