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by geoffmackay
Fri Apr 17, 2015 8:22 pm
Forum: Spadeadam & SPACES
Topic: Joint Warrior 15/1
Replies: 41
Views: 7206

Re: Joint Warrior 15/1

Frank, did you happen to get serials of the Wildcats? I was in G-BHFC C150. The Grobs had left about 30 mins before. There was 2 RV8s taxied out behind me.

Geoff
by geoffmackay
Fri Apr 17, 2015 7:46 pm
Forum: Spadeadam & SPACES
Topic: Joint Warrior 15/1
Replies: 41
Views: 7206

Re: Joint Warrior 15/1

Seems the first 2 used Marine call sign and second 2, Cortex 11. One of them was ZZ389. Do you think you heard Cortex not Vortex?

Geoff
by geoffmackay
Fri Apr 17, 2015 6:25 pm
Forum: Spadeadam & SPACES
Topic: Movements RAF Spadeadam 2015/16. + INfo
Replies: 149
Views: 25371

Re: Action at D510 & D510A RAF Spadeadam/Otterburn 2015.

I hope there's royalties on that photo!

Geoff
by geoffmackay
Fri Apr 17, 2015 6:23 pm
Forum: Spadeadam & SPACES
Topic: Joint Warrior 15/1
Replies: 41
Views: 7206

Re: Joint Warrior 15/1

Danny / all No ground support at Carlisle or anything JW planned. Wildcats came in as 2 formations. I went flying at 2 and taxied passed them on the ground. No serials as I was trying to keep on the yellow line. When airborne I was told that Spadeadam was cold however when flying just to the South o...
by geoffmackay
Thu Apr 16, 2015 7:06 pm
Forum: Spadeadam & SPACES
Topic: Joint Warrior 15/1
Replies: 41
Views: 7206

Re: Joint Warrior 15/1

Danny, due 13:00-14:00

Geoff
by geoffmackay
Thu Apr 16, 2015 6:46 am
Forum: Spadeadam & SPACES
Topic: Joint Warrior 15/1
Replies: 41
Views: 7206

Re: Joint Warrior 15/1

4 x Wilcats due into Carlisle Friday 17/04/15 for fuel en route West Freugh


Geoff
by geoffmackay
Mon Mar 16, 2015 8:01 pm
Forum: Current Military Photography
Topic: Carlisle (more added from Saturday)
Replies: 7
Views: 2346

Re: Carlisle (more added from Saturday)

All on the disused runway Mr H.
Great photos Danny. Hopefully will get up this week.


Geoff
by geoffmackay
Fri Mar 13, 2015 8:11 pm
Forum: Spadeadam & SPACES
Topic: Movements RAF Spadeadam 2015/16. + INfo
Replies: 149
Views: 25371

Re: Action at D510 & D510A RAF Spadeadam/Otterburn 2015.

Nice one thanks boys. You have been doing your homework P.

Geoff
by geoffmackay
Fri Mar 13, 2015 5:44 pm
Forum: Spadeadam & SPACES
Topic: Movements RAF Spadeadam 2015/16. + INfo
Replies: 149
Views: 25371

Re: Action at D510 & D510A RAF Spadeadam/Otterburn 2015.

Cumbrian Capri 13/03/15 12:40 Outlaw Formation (x4) took off for a sortie around Kielder Water. They returned at 16:30.They must have refueled at some stage, perhaps Otterburn? AAC906 a single Lynx was out in Spadeadam for around 40 mins at lunchtime. Confirm 6 No. now here. Rumors are still of 2 Ap...
by geoffmackay
Wed Mar 11, 2015 5:44 pm
Forum: Spadeadam & SPACES
Topic: Movements RAF Spadeadam 2015/16. + INfo
Replies: 149
Views: 25371

Re: Action at D510 & D510A RAF Spadeadam/Otterburn 2015.

Carlisle Airport @17:30 5 Lynx now on ground. ZE375 Outlaw 1 U/K Outlaw 3 XZ617 AAC906 U/K AAC973 Plus 1 more U/K Possibly Outlaw 2? Compound with FARP set up near the woods. 2 more Lynxs to arrive Thursday. Flying Friday and Saturday during the day ( spadeadam) and then Monday and Tuesday evening. ...
by geoffmackay
Tue Mar 10, 2015 8:02 pm
Forum: Spadeadam & SPACES
Topic: Movements RAF Spadeadam 2015/16. + INfo
Replies: 149
Views: 25371

Re: Action at D510 & D510A RAF Spadeadam/Otterburn 2015.

Carlisle Airport - 11/03/15-19/03/15 Ex Cumbrian Capri 6no. Disforth Lynx's to be based here for the week. AAC to set up tented village on the disused runway. Using Spadeadam and Otterburn ranges. NOTAM for afternoon and evening flying in and around Cumbria with no lights. TAC Blaze scheduled for Ma...
by geoffmackay
Mon Mar 02, 2015 8:38 pm
Forum: Spadeadam & SPACES
Topic: Movements RAF Spadeadam 2015/16. + INfo
Replies: 149
Views: 25371

Re: Action at D510 & D510A RAF Spadeadam/Otterburn 2015.

Carlisle Airport 02/03/15 @15:30 ZH775 Chinook arrived from Spadeadam direction. C/S Vortex 452. Shut down and was refueled using Oshkosh tanker. Wonder if this is a sign we will see more helicopter movements over the next few days. The Lynx's that were due in yesterday PM did not show up. Geoff Mac...
by geoffmackay
Mon Feb 16, 2015 9:11 pm
Forum: Spadeadam & SPACES
Topic: Movements RAF Spadeadam 2015/16. + INfo
Replies: 149
Views: 25371

Re: Action at D510 & D510A RAF Spadeadam 2015.

Merlin HC3 ZJ127 Vortex293 on the range at lunchtime. Had previously refueled at Carlisle.

Mid afternoon Chinook ZH903 Gambit 2 was on the range, presume Ex Chameleon.

Geoff Mackay
Carlisle
by geoffmackay
Tue Feb 03, 2015 9:21 pm
Forum: Spadeadam & SPACES
Topic: Movements RAF Spadeadam 2015/16. + INfo
Replies: 149
Views: 25371

Re: Action at D510 & D510A RAF Spadeadam 2015.

Anyone been up to see the Wilcats today?

Vagabond 19 & 20 on range for a couple of hours during lunchtime.

Geoff
by geoffmackay
Wed Oct 29, 2014 8:27 pm
Forum: All other areas around the UK
Topic: Fast Jet over Carlisle
Replies: 2
Views: 1577

Re: Fast Jet over Carlisle

Stewart, It was N426FL Raytheon 400A departing Carlisle

Geoff Mackay

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