Arrived at Spadeadam at 11am 2nd, March. FAC callsign Bullion was controlling Lima 01 a Tucano the pilot was doing the exact serialsjohnhowe wrote:NVGs required for FAC on 27th, February,2012 18.00 to 20.45GMT SFC to 15,000 feet
Day/night FAC 1st,March to 2nd,March,2012, 3 Fast Jets involved in FAC Schedule 10.00 to 21.00 Legend Control
as the T1 Hawks from Leeming, most of the serial proviles were over Grey Mare Hill.
After the Tucano RTBd. Pirate 19 a Leeming JFATSU Hawk arrived to do work with Legend then it was lunchtime.In the afternoon another Tucano arrived to do more serials with Bullion and Legend this Tuc was simulating an attack provile as an A10. not like the real thing
but some dives and nice pullups most of this serial was to the east of Berry Hill and the airfield. Whilst the Tuc as low Level Pirate 10 was flying a high level provile.
I left at 15.30 no USAF types had been on the range, The Comms at Spade were fantastic I could hear Warton callsigns as Fighters andTargets + the Tanker Trials