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by aviodromefriend
Thu 14 Oct 2021, 6:56 pm
Forum: Historic Aviation
Topic: The Sywell & Air Leasing Thread
Replies: 71
Views: 15524

Re: The Sywell & Air Leasing Thread

TEXANTOMCAT wrote:
Thu 14 Oct 2021, 12:01 pm
https://www.wcairrace.com/
Is this what is left over from RBAR? (There are a few familiar names among the pilots)
by aviodromefriend
Wed 06 Oct 2021, 9:58 pm
Forum: Modern Military Photos
Topic: Cobh Cork Harbour Karel Doorman Helicopters on Board
Replies: 4
Views: 906

Re: Cobh Cork Harbour Karel Doorman Helicopters on Board

Georgeconna wrote:
Wed 06 Oct 2021, 9:29 pm
LOL I was waiting for that. I'm old school. Cant get used to this mucking about like Boeing MD-83's etc...
Completely different things. These machines have been Cougars from the moment the type was designed. Nothing like getting some machines in a portfolio by a merger.
by aviodromefriend
Wed 06 Oct 2021, 5:06 pm
Forum: Modern Military Photos
Topic: Cobh Cork Harbour Karel Doorman Helicopters on Board
Replies: 4
Views: 906

Re: Cobh Cork Harbour Karel Doorman Helicopters on Board

Georgeconna wrote:
Tue 05 Oct 2021, 8:06 pm
1 Puma in green camo was difficult to read the serial compared to the Low Vis one.

N-175 is the NH-90
S-441 and S-442 are the Pumas.
Cougars, not Pumas.
by aviodromefriend
Mon 04 Oct 2021, 8:42 pm
Forum: Aviation Waffle
Topic: Another type bites the dust
Replies: 1
Views: 1448

Another type bites the dust

Next Thursday there will be a farewell flight by the last Dutch KDC-10, visiting a number of airbases and airfields. ETD from Eindhoven will be around 12.30 local time. Visited will be Volkel, Leeuwarden, Texel, De Kooy, Schiphol, Rotterdam, Woensdrecht, RNLAF HQ at Breda and Gilze-Rijen (Think I do...
by aviodromefriend
Mon 04 Oct 2021, 6:36 pm
Forum: Aviation Waffle
Topic: Big jet TV YouTube channel
Replies: 241
Views: 47231

Re: Big jet TV YouTube channel

Ken Shabby wrote:
Mon 04 Oct 2021, 9:40 am
Is www.wereallymustgetoutmore.com available as a web domain?
It looks it might be. The site doesn't exist right now.
by aviodromefriend
Sat 25 Sep 2021, 11:29 pm
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: Presidential Election 2020
Replies: 1335
Views: 137981

Re: Presidential Election 2020

Read just today that the result of the recount in Arizona Trump wanted as it would show he won the election, have come out: result? Biden's win was 350 votes bigger than first thought.
by aviodromefriend
Sat 25 Sep 2021, 11:04 pm
Forum: Aviation Waffle
Topic: Schiphol Panorama Terrace
Replies: 5
Views: 1063

Re: Schiphol Panorama Terrace

Good news for when we can travel freely again. Always used to be a good value restuarant next to the terrace entrance too. You mean Touchdown, that and Dakota Bar both closed,Touchdown now an airside lounge,and Dakota was being refurbished,but do not now the state of play now,will look tomorrow If ...
by aviodromefriend
Mon 06 Sep 2021, 8:49 pm
Forum: UK Airshow Review News
Topic: The UK Airshow Review Podcast
Replies: 67
Views: 13124

Re: The UK Airshow Review Podcast

Any chance of a new one , as was hinted at at the end of the last podcast?
by aviodromefriend
Mon 09 Aug 2021, 4:28 pm
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: Tokyo 2020
Replies: 59
Views: 2574

Re: Tokyo 2020

Laura Muir won silver in women's 1500m And a fine performance too. Nothing more impressive in the women's 1500m then the last lap of Sifan Hassan's series. Well there we go, I thought that was a pretty bloody amazing two weeks of sport myself. Bring on the Paralympics 👍🏻🥇 Just some six months until...
by aviodromefriend
Thu 05 Aug 2021, 2:58 pm
Forum: Aviation Waffle
Topic: Captured Argentinian aircraft
Replies: 26
Views: 2479

Re: Captured Argentinian aircraft

AFAIK Bravo November is earmarked for Hendon.
by aviodromefriend
Mon 26 Jul 2021, 11:58 am
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: The UKAR politics thread
Replies: 2412
Views: 148473

Re: The UKAR politics thread

What is wrong with telling the truth in parliament? The now acting PM of Great Brittain IS a liar, not only since he got into politics, but he was already when he was a correspondent in the EU for some tabloid, which one it was, I don't want to remember. But should you be surprised about that? Guess...
by aviodromefriend
Thu 15 Jul 2021, 5:43 pm
Forum: Royal International Air Tattoo
Topic: RIAT 2021 Participation and Discussion Thread
Replies: 386
Views: 70845

Re: RIAT 2021 Participation and Discussion Thread

With RIAT weekend upon us and to rub some extra salt in some wounds (is that proper English? I bet it is for as far as Louis van Gaal is concerned!)
by aviodromefriend
Thu 15 Jul 2021, 5:32 pm
Forum: Aviation Waffle
Topic: EURO 2020 - For Fast Jets - WE HAVE A WINNER
Replies: 103
Views: 7342

Re: EURO 2020 - For Fast Jets - THE FINAL

18 all

Of course the real final should have been RAF Tac Demo Herc vs Italian G222.

Now that would have been a tough call
by aviodromefriend
Thu 15 Jul 2021, 3:18 pm
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: The 2021 departures board
Replies: 303
Views: 34199

Re: The 2021 departures board

Dutch crime journalist Peter R. de Vries gave up the fight for his life after the assault a few days ago.
by aviodromefriend
Thu 15 Jul 2021, 2:28 pm
Forum: UK Airshow Review News
Topic: Air Tattoo 50th Anniversary
Replies: 5
Views: 831

Re: Air Tattoo 50th Anniversary

Just one thing I don't understand: In Airshow (the book about RIAT '98) Paul Bowen was single, now his son is a BA captain. That is from not existing to captain for one of the bigger airlines in the world in less than 23 years... Sorry, I don't believe this. Not everybody is as talented as Ellie Car...
by aviodromefriend
Thu 15 Jul 2021, 2:01 pm
Forum: Royal International Air Tattoo
Topic: Follow me vehicles
Replies: 5
Views: 761

Re: Follow me vehicles

It is what the tower tells you which one to do.
by aviodromefriend
Thu 15 Jul 2021, 1:55 pm
Forum: Royal International Air Tattoo
Topic: RIAT 2022 Participation and Discussion chat
Replies: 53
Views: 6384

Re: RIAT 2022 Participation and Discussion chat

edhunter wrote:
Wed 14 Jul 2021, 8:56 pm
as i feel 2022 is going to be a bumper year with it being RIATS 50th anniversary
2022 will be RIAT's 51st
by aviodromefriend
Mon 12 Jul 2021, 7:50 am
Forum: Royal International Air Tattoo
Topic: FRIAT price increase
Replies: 54
Views: 4683

Re: FRIAT price increase

iainpeden wrote:
Sun 11 Jul 2021, 10:40 am
RAFCTE needs to get some accurate information out asap regarding your three points.
About C: when we were offered the choise between refund or roll over after the '21 call off, we were told that those that already rolled over from '20 would get '22 for '20 prices,
by aviodromefriend
Mon 12 Jul 2021, 7:37 am
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: The Euro 2020 (in 2021) Thread
Replies: 144
Views: 6145

Re: The Euro 2020 (in 2021) Thread

Am I the only one at UKAR that feels Bonucci was offside on the 1-1?
by aviodromefriend
Sun 30 May 2021, 9:14 pm
Forum: Royal International Air Tattoo
Topic: Virtual Air Tattoo
Replies: 55
Views: 9657

Re: Virtual Air Tattoo

Does anyone know if there are any plans afoot for another Virtual Air Tattoo for this year? From the CEO's message about the cancellation: It is particularly disappointing to have to announce the cancellation of the airshow this year as everyone was looking forward to marking the Air Tattoo's 50th ...
by aviodromefriend
Mon 24 May 2021, 2:01 pm
Forum: Aviation Waffle
Topic: Aerobatic Smoke
Replies: 22
Views: 2484

Re: Aerobatic Smoke

So it is not about the smoke in general, but about colouring the smoke? Well, the colours the teams are looking for are mostly the colours of their national flag. As most teams that are using coloured smoke are military (I can't think of any non-military one in Europe, and that is the continent stre...
by aviodromefriend
Mon 24 May 2021, 12:52 am
Forum: Aviation Waffle
Topic: Aerobatic Smoke
Replies: 22
Views: 2484

Re: Aerobatic Smoke

If you really want a decent helpful answer, you'll have to consider the question you ask. Something like your post gives an impression that you have to figure something out which you are not interested in yourself but you have to do it for someone (or something) else. So, what is the question you ha...
by aviodromefriend
Mon 24 May 2021, 12:17 am
Forum: IWM Duxford Events
Topic: Duxford Airshows 2021
Replies: 239
Views: 43747

Re: Duxford Airshows 2021

Very disappointing though that so many did not turn up. Perhaps sooner rather than later, Duxford could announce an arival time limit for members to arrive by on the day and if you do not arrive by a certain time, your ticket will be resold at the gate. How would you deal with people that are stuck...