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by Chris IL-76
Mon 16 Jul 2018, 5:51 am
Forum: Royal International Air Tattoo
Topic: RIAT 2018: Thoughts & feedback!
Replies: 353
Views: 35766

Re: RIAT 2018: Thoughts & feedback!

Fantastic show as always. Canadian F18 has to be one of the best colour schemes I've seen on a hornet.
French Mirages were exceptional. Quality everywhere.
Negatives...there weren't any.
by Chris IL-76
Mon 09 Jul 2018, 10:49 am
Forum: Royal International Air Tattoo
Topic: Tuesday Arrivals - what's due?
Replies: 44
Views: 6629

Re: Tuesday Arrivals - what's due?

I would imagine the Jordanian C-130 will be there as one of the first to arrive.
by Chris IL-76
Mon 09 Jul 2018, 9:51 am
Forum: Royal International Air Tattoo
Topic: 09 arrivals
Replies: 59
Views: 7963

Re: 09 arrivals

Whichever end it is, just make sure everything goes the full length!!!........ie Indian IL-78 going off short, not to be forgotten!

That way everyone's a winner!
by Chris IL-76
Mon 19 Feb 2018, 6:31 pm
Forum: Aviation Waffle
Topic: Biggest regret in aviation enthusiasm?
Replies: 57
Views: 7899

Re: Biggest regret in aviation enthusiasm?

Probably not taking enough Tridents at Heathrow. I have 3 photo's, which I guess is better than none. Obviously many 'sod's law' moments.......arriving when something you want drifts across your view. Or leaving when something you want drifts across your view. Plus the 'If only the sun had been out ...
by Chris IL-76
Sun 13 Aug 2017, 9:50 am
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: USA vs North Korea
Replies: 47
Views: 11075

Re: usa vs north korea

Faceache is nuts with this stuff. Trump/Kim/Trump/Kim/Cat/Cat/Cat/Cat/ Trump.....
by Chris IL-76
Wed 02 Aug 2017, 9:35 am
Forum: Modern Military Photos
Topic: On board the Bush (Merged)
Replies: 17
Views: 3896

Re: On board the Bush (Merged)

Lovely photos. I see quite a few people got on. Were they all working for the Portsmouth Gazette!
by Chris IL-76
Thu 27 Jul 2017, 2:52 pm
Forum: Aviation Waffle
Topic: RAF100
Replies: 155
Views: 31735

Re: RAF100

I heard it will be 100 drones of various sizes!
by Chris IL-76
Thu 27 Jul 2017, 2:47 pm
Forum: 'Golden Oldies' Photos
Topic: IAT 1973
Replies: 15
Views: 4516

Re: IAT 1973

I was there with my father. He was taking the photos I was just looking!
by Chris IL-76
Tue 25 Jul 2017, 9:33 am
Forum: Heads Up/OTT
Topic: US carrier due Stokes Bay
Replies: 69
Views: 17687

Re: US carrier due Stokes Bay

Luckily I don't do numbers. Should be enjoyable seeing the Carrier itself for me. Just staggering to look at.
Last time I got on was 1987 USS Forrestal with F-14s.
by Chris IL-76
Fri 12 May 2017, 5:00 pm
Forum: Modern Military Photos
Topic: Kenyan Air Force Fokker 70
Replies: 9
Views: 2812

Re: Kenyan Air Force Fokker 70

Nice one Wez!....managed to find a good spot.
by Chris IL-76
Fri 22 Jul 2016, 8:41 am
Forum: Modern Military Photos
Topic: Russian Air Force
Replies: 468
Views: 202909

Re: Russian Air Force

sergeyl wrote:Image

Very nice Antonov, thanks for sharing
by Chris IL-76
Tue 12 Jul 2016, 3:26 pm
Forum: Royal International Air Tattoo
Topic: RIAT 2017 (Discussion & Participation Thread)
Replies: 5050
Views: 750733

Re: RIAT 2017

Burleysway wrote:2017 thread already :shock: :wink:

Only 367 days 20 hours to wait


I expect there are people standing there now waiting for arrivals! lol
by Chris IL-76
Sun 03 Jul 2016, 3:10 am
Forum: Modern Military Photos
Topic: A fence and an Egyptian
Replies: 11
Views: 2620

Re: A fence and an Egyptian

I felt the same way about the bridge, knew I would hurt myself if I tried. I have the same shot!
by Chris IL-76
Thu 30 Jun 2016, 8:37 am
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: So how did you vote
Replies: 170
Views: 10122

Re: So how did you vote

Should also add the one's who crossed both boxes.....da dumb dumbs
by Chris IL-76
Mon 27 Jun 2016, 3:10 pm
Forum: Farnborough International Airshow
Topic: FIA - straw poll of enthusiasts
Replies: 50
Views: 13856

Re: FIA - straw poll of enthusiasts

The cuffufle with the Russian Knights cancelling has put me off for good. Last minute.
by Chris IL-76
Thu 23 Jun 2016, 9:14 pm
Forum: Heads Up/OTT
Topic: KA-32???
Replies: 18
Views: 2674

Re: KA-32???

wezgulf3 wrote:
Chris IL-76 wrote:Has it actually left....anyone know?

Was still there tonight Chris, think it departs tomorrow

Wes...

Thank you....I knew I could rely on you

Chris
by Chris IL-76
Thu 23 Jun 2016, 7:18 pm
Forum: Heads Up/OTT
Topic: KA-32???
Replies: 18
Views: 2674

Re: KA-32???

Has it actually left....anyone know?
by Chris IL-76
Sat 18 Jun 2016, 8:15 pm
Forum: General Photography
Topic: Astana
Replies: 4
Views: 1626

Re: Astana

Very impressive, never seen pictures of this place before. A bit of a Dubai look about it.

Thanks for sharing
Chris
by Chris IL-76
Thu 09 Jun 2016, 1:35 pm
Forum: Aviation Waffle
Topic: 2016: The Biggest Season In History - The Enthusiast's Role
Replies: 333
Views: 41500

Re: 2016: The Biggest Season In History - The Enthusiast's R

It's all doom and gloom here....might put my head in a cold bucket of water.

Fairford here I come! lol
by Chris IL-76
Fri 29 Jan 2016, 8:12 pm
Forum: Royal International Air Tattoo
Topic: RIAT 2016 wishlist
Replies: 710
Views: 84696

Re: RIAT 2016 - Participants and Invited Countries Only Thre

Thanks for that.....shows how much I know

RIAT Air Ops wrote:
Chris IL-76 wrote:Croatian An-32 and Bulgarian Mig-29 please...thanks! lol


The Croatian AN-32's haven't been operated since circa 2013 and are up for sale.

Cheers, Tom
by Chris IL-76
Thu 28 Jan 2016, 10:11 am
Forum: Royal International Air Tattoo
Topic: RIAT 2016 wishlist
Replies: 710
Views: 84696

Re: RIAT 2016 - Participants and Invited Countries Only Thre

Croatian An-32 and Bulgarian Mig-29 please...thanks! lol
by Chris IL-76
Thu 28 Jan 2016, 8:23 am
Forum: Modern Military Photos
Topic: Black 361 (JY-JID) IL-76MF - Jordanian Air Force
Replies: 5
Views: 2463

Re: Black 361 (JY-JID) IL-76MF - Jordanian Air Force

Some people don't understand tongue and cheek lighten up. Life's too short. But not to RIAT lol
by Chris IL-76
Thu 28 Jan 2016, 8:19 am
Forum: Modern Military Photos
Topic: Oman Air Force C-130J at Cambridge Airport.
Replies: 3
Views: 2265

Re: Oman Air Force C-130J at Cambridge Airport.

My sentiments exactly.....not dull grey please
by Chris IL-76
Wed 27 Jan 2016, 11:12 am
Forum: Modern Military Photos
Topic: Black 361 (JY-JID) IL-76MF - Jordanian Air Force
Replies: 5
Views: 2463

Re: Black 361 (JY-JID) IL-76MF - Jordanian Air Force

517 views at not a single word. Thanks for posting!.......some people on the sidelines eh