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Flight trials on Donna Nook - 14th Nov through 2nd Dec 2016

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Flight trials on Donna Nook - 14th Nov through 2nd Dec 2016

Post by Gary » Tue Nov 01, 2016 9:35 am

Flight trials on Donna Nook

Start date/time: 14/11/2016 09:00 UTC
End date/time: 02/12/2016 15:00 UTC
Activity period: MON WED 0900-2200, TUE THU 0900-1630, FRI 0900-1500
Lower height limit: 000
Upper height limit: 200

FLIGHT TRIALS/INTENSE AERIAL ACTIVITY WI 10NM RADIUS 532829N
0001321E (DONNA NOOK RANGE). FAST JET AND LARGE MIL ACFT AND MULTIPLE
HEL WILL OPR NO LGT AND FRNG FLR WI EG D307. ACFT WILL MANOUEVRE
OUTISDE RANGE AND MAY BE UNABLE TO COMPLY WITH RAC. FOR INFO RTF CTC
122.750 MHZ 16-11-0161/AS3

ALL times local /GMT

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Re: Flight trials on Donna Nook - 14th Nov through 2nd Dec 2

Post by plmc135 » Tue Nov 01, 2016 11:45 am

Hope they are not going to upset the seals and their pups. First was born on 24/10 and by yesterday, according to the nature reserve website, there were 7.

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Re: Flight trials on Donna Nook - 14th Nov through 2nd Dec 2

Post by David Thompson » Fri Nov 18, 2016 12:14 pm

C-17 ZZ176 RRR6603 showing as on the range now .
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Re: Flight trials on Donna Nook - 14th Nov through 2nd Dec 2

Post by g6hyf » Fri Nov 18, 2016 6:14 pm

David Thompson wrote:C-17 ZZ176 RRR6603 showing as on the range now .
C17 seen overhead Gunby Hall Gardens, E. Lincs this morning at 10:53am, heading NE.

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Re: Flight trials on Donna Nook - 14th Nov through 2nd Dec 2

Post by 350biker » Tue Nov 29, 2016 7:35 am

Army Air Corps 674, Lynx 9 ZE376 on the range from 1200 hrs Monday 28th.
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Re: Flight trials on Donna Nook - 14th Nov through 2nd Dec 2

Post by GhostFlight91 » Tue Nov 29, 2016 5:07 pm

A400 due on tomorrow after cancelling the past two days, unsure of times just yet

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Re: Flight trials on Donna Nook - 14th Nov through 2nd Dec 2

Post by catkins » Wed Nov 30, 2016 1:24 pm

Any updates as to whether A400M still due into Donna Nook today Wed? Looks quiet on virtual radar otherwise so far?
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Re: Flight trials on Donna Nook - 14th Nov through 2nd Dec 2

Post by triplexxxf2 » Wed Nov 30, 2016 6:00 pm

the only thing that was booked in today was a Merlin at around 1 pm but he cancelled so nothing in the day time today
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Re: Flight trials on Donna Nook - 14th Nov through 2nd Dec 2

Post by David Thompson » Thu Dec 01, 2016 12:15 pm

Unidentified Chinook on the range this morning and Atlas ZM404 BDN69 now showing as on the range .
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Re: Flight trials on Donna Nook - 14th Nov through 2nd Dec 2

Post by David Thompson » Thu Dec 01, 2016 2:08 pm

Chinook ZH895 showing as on the range .
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Re: Flight trials on Donna Nook - 14th Nov through 2nd Dec 2

Post by plmc135 » Thu Dec 01, 2016 2:51 pm

RR410 showing on ADS-B at FL100 heading for Donna Nook, Atlas C.1 ZM411. Just passed Spalding to the West easily visible with the mark one eye ball.

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Re: Flight trials on Donna Nook - 14th Nov through 2nd Dec 2

Post by triplexxxf2 » Thu Dec 01, 2016 4:11 pm

A400 was ZM404 flying around at 1400 feet on the range ............ ZM411 was doing o/s at humberside airport
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Re: Flight trials on Donna Nook - 14th Nov through 2nd Dec 2

Post by David Thompson » Fri Dec 02, 2016 10:29 am

Merlin ZJ118 Avenger 559 showing as on the range .
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Re: Flight trials on Donna Nook - 14th Nov through 2nd Dec 2

Post by 3Greens » Fri Dec 02, 2016 12:54 pm

12.30 A400 ZM404 'GAUNTLET' [43C5DE] just arrived on station at Donna Nook for cotinuation trials (US female pilot)

3Greens :thumb:

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Re: Flight trials on Donna Nook - 14th Nov through 2nd Dec 2

Post by g6hyf » Fri Dec 02, 2016 6:04 pm

A400 sighted NW abeam Gunby Hall & Gardens, E. Lincs...12:20pm routing NE.

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Re: Flight trials on Donna Nook - 14th Nov through 2nd Dec 2

Post by 3Greens » Sun Dec 04, 2016 3:25 pm

3Greens wrote:12.30 A400 ZM404 'GAUNTLET' [43C5DE] just arrived on station at Donna Nook for cotinuation trials (US female pilot)

3Greens :thumb:
Cleared off back to rtb BZN just before 14.00 - lots of 'techno babble' and couldn't seem to get what they wanted to work .. to work

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