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Sighting at Pathos airport

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noisy
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Sighting at Pathos airport

Post by noisy » Wed Nov 18, 2009 3:57 pm

Arrived on holiday in Cyprus today -18/11/09 and parked next to Canadian Air Force C-17 177703.

Unfortunately no camera so no photo :Oops:

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Re: Sighting at Pathos airport

Post by Blackcat1 » Sat Dec 05, 2009 12:16 pm

Nice one!!! all i saw was Civvies when i was there and when we departed it was the evening that we went to war in Afhganistan, and the little old northern lady we were talking too whilst waiting to board said "Dont let Bin Laden" get you!!. I can tell you i was never a nervous flyer until that night! lol. I dont want to be picky but its Paphos airport not Pathos.

Thanks for posting always nice to see mil movements around Europe and further afield.

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Re: Sighting at Pathos airport

Post by HighlandSniper » Sat Dec 05, 2009 12:39 pm

Are the ex-RAF Shackleton AEW.2s still there? The last pix I saw showed them to be in a sorry state.

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Re: Shackletons at Pathos airport

Post by pissouri » Mon Jul 19, 2010 10:51 am

I can comfrim that the 2 shacks have been moved to the seaward end of Paphos Airport,and are still there, this took place before the redevopment of the airport.

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