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June 2020 log/movements

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Tarnished1
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Re: June 2020 log/movements

Post by Tarnished1 » Fri Jun 19, 2020 3:36 pm

Fri 19/6/20

ZJ938/IPA6 "WTN/Tarnish69" dep 25 @ 1459L. To Aberporth for stores jettison again. On adsb hexcode 43C4AC. To Range Secondary freq @ 1511L and back with Warton at 1531L. Recovered in over the Fylde for a right hand feed in for ILS 25 (17 track miles). Landed 1556L and streamed chute. Carrying 2 stores (JDAM type test articles?) 1 under each wing, plus a centreline camera pod, and ASRAAMs outboard, on takeoff. Store on R/H inboard pylon not present on landing.

B73F G-JMCM "BAE/Felix102" West Atlantic UK, Arr 1233L (had tracked over Nth Fylde/Wyre to west from sth, for vectors SRA/Talkdown to 07).
ATD Akrotiri 0841L (UTC+3). Presume had been over to shady arabia (Taif airbase?) the previous day.

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Re: June 2020 log/movements

Post by Tarnished1 » Tue Jun 23, 2020 11:59 am

Tues 23/6/20

ZK303/AX (BT017) dep 25 @ 1012L flown by "WTN69" (no back seater). 15 track mile SRA to 25 just after take-off + low approach @1019L, climb out to NW, operating from surface to FL190.
Performed a "dry probe" on left hose of "Tartan 29" (ZZ331) @ 1111L.

Recovered ILS to 25 and T/g's 1129/31L. Low approach/overshoot @ 1134L (single afterburner); another T/g 1136L and land 1139L.

"Tartan 29" then proceeded to AARA/Towline 8 (NNE of Norfolk coast) for more trade.

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Re: June 2020 log/movements

Post by chrisward123 » Wed Jun 24, 2020 7:59 am

24/6/20
11:01L - G-OWTN/BAE21P (E145/BAE Systems) Dep R.25 - flight test/crew currency - T&Gs R.25 11:31L, 11:35L Land @11:41L - also looks like flight @12:14L for circuit?
12:01L - G-JMCM/BAE101 (737-3Y0SF/Western Atlantic) Dep R.25 to AKT


OTT
08:50L - 05-0932/SPAR14 (Boeing C-40C/USAF) OTT Southport heading SE>NW @34k ft

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Re: June 2020 log/movements

Post by Tarnished1 » Thu Jun 25, 2020 4:36 pm

Thurs 25/6/20

ZJ938/IPA6 "WTN10" performance take-off 25 @ 1446(47)L. Was in "clean" config ie. minus any stores or camera pod (as per fri 19/6), just outboard pylons still fitted.

On RTB joined the overhead from west at 10kft and RH descent 1541L for rwy07. High overshoot (uc down to up) @ 1543L, landing 1545L.

Heard not seen OTT local area:

C160R R202 [3B77B9] "CTM/Cotam2011" ET02.064
(over Preston @ 1214L, FL210 NNW>SSE);
2xF-35B "ZM150" [43C813] 207/617 Sqns, showing on adsbexchange, 1 of pair in "Doom 21 flt" (actually ZM149 + ZM145)
(over sth Preston @ 1520L ~25,500ft in descent, hdg WNW/just east Warton @ 1521L ~21,500ft/Kirkham area same time, just nth Warton ~ 20kft/just east Fleetwood @1522L ~ 11kft hdg Nth/nth Morecambe Bay @ 1524L ~ 1000ft for low level in Lakes). Only 1 F-35 has done an approach plus a couple circuits at Warton so far...and not again today...
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Re: June 2020 log/movements

Post by chrisward123 » Fri Jun 26, 2020 10:23 am

Friday 26/06/20

11:22L - G-JMCM/BAE102 (737-3Y0SF/Western Atlantic) Arr R.07 from AKT

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Re: June 2020 log/movements

Post by Tarnished1 » Fri Jun 26, 2020 11:01 am

chrisward123 wrote:
Fri Jun 26, 2020 10:23 am
Friday 26/06/20

11:22L - G-JMCM/BAE102 (737-3Y0SF/Western Atlantic) Arr R.07 from AKT
According to FR24 'CM spent less than an 1 hr on the ground at taif (TIF), in shady arabia, yesterday (25/6). Dep AKT @ 0723L arr TIF @ 1003L (0703UTC), 2hrs 40 flt time. Then dep TIF @ 1059L (0759UTC) arr back AKT @ 1326L to nightstop, 2hrs 27 flt time.

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Re: June 2020 log/movements

Post by Tarnished1 » Tue Jun 30, 2020 12:57 pm

Tues 30/6/20

Dev typhoon heard on climbout @ 1346L. Flown by "WTN69" with a handoff to Valley @ 1354L for PAR and overshoot. Back with Warton @ 1410L.
Single seat 41 TES marked jet (BS116 or BS117) seen off Lytham @ 1444L after ILS25 and t/go. Vectors for SRA to 25, t/go @ 1454L and into visual circuit. Another t/go 1457L and land 1459L.

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