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by Avtur
Thu 09 Apr 2015, 8:00 pm
Forum: Aviation Waffle
Topic: 2015 Canadian F18 display scheme
Replies: 59
Views: 12171

Re: 2015 Canadian F-18 display scheme

Blimey! I can't believe how someone can be so castigated for a little spelling mistake! I don't have the time to spend that much time on line but as I watched this thread unravel...I originally was only interested in the F-18 scheme....jeez get a life for goodness sake. Don't think this is really th...
by Avtur
Sun 29 Mar 2015, 12:08 am
Forum: Modern Military Photos
Topic: Greek AF A-7 Spotters Day & Retirement Ceremony
Replies: 11
Views: 4531

Re: Greek AF A-7 Spotters Day & Retirement Ceremony

Hi Geoff,

Not been on UKAR for a while, thanks for posting these pictures, I also had the privilege of being at Araxos last October, what can you say! I now have a picture of "158021" (static - with serious load out!) adorning my current credit card... :worship:

Best Regards

Geoff
by Avtur
Sun 25 Jan 2015, 1:45 pm
Forum: 'Golden Oldies' Photos
Topic: II(AC) Squadron Hunter WV372
Replies: 5
Views: 4563

Re: II(AC) Squadron Hunter WV372

Wow! memories of RAF Gutersloh 1970 :clap:

Thank's for posting

Best Regards

Geoff
by Avtur
Sun 25 Jan 2015, 1:43 pm
Forum: Airline & Commercial Aviation Photos
Topic: Gatwick round-up (Large post)
Replies: 10
Views: 2987

Re: Gatwick round-up (Large post)

Excellent set, thank's for posting :smile:

Best Regards
Geoff
by Avtur
Mon 17 Nov 2014, 6:11 pm
Forum: Modern Military Photos
Topic: Greece - A7 retirement at Araxos
Replies: 2
Views: 1875

Re: Greece - A7 retirement at Araxos

Thanks for posting, an excellent 2 days was had by all :smile: just a bit sad to see the A 7's finally bowing out :sad:

Nos. 8 & 9 show the old girls in their true colours :clap:

Regards

Geoff
by Avtur
Mon 17 Nov 2014, 6:05 pm
Forum: Airshow & Aviation Videos
Topic: The Last Pirates !
Replies: 1
Views: 1001

Re: The Last Pirates !

Thank's for posting :biggrin: It was an excellent two days, would not have missed it for all the Metaxa in Greece :lol:

Regards

Geoff
by Avtur
Mon 17 Nov 2014, 5:28 pm
Forum: Airshow Photos
Topic: Athens Flying Week 2014
Replies: 12
Views: 4801

Re: Athens Flying Week 2014

Top notch! can never get enough HAF :clap:

Corsairs still flying??
....sadly no, went to the retirement "bash" at Araxos in October.....unless of course someone knows better :ninja:

Regards

Geoff
by Avtur
Fri 05 Sep 2014, 8:59 am
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: What's in the UKAR Garage?
Replies: 136
Views: 26764

Re: What's in the UKAR Garage?

Today, 2009(59) Old F@rts Honda Jazz :lol:
Tomorrow, BSN(64) Honda 1.8SR Civic (Well someone has to buy them especially on zero 0/0 finance) :roll:

Best Regards

Geoff
by Avtur
Sun 24 Aug 2014, 10:42 am
Forum: Flight Simulators
Topic: help needed
Replies: 3
Views: 2141

Re: help needed

Hi, your best bet is Classic British Flight Sim...try this link:

http://www.cbfsim.co.uk/CBFS_HOME.php

Regards

Geoff
by Avtur
Sun 17 Aug 2014, 6:47 am
Forum: Modern Military Photos
Topic: Air to Air with Greek A-7
Replies: 22
Views: 6034

Re: Air to Air with Greek A-7

What more can one say except a very big THANK YOU :biggrin:

Missed this post due to a very poorly SWMBO :sad:

Thank's once again :smile:

Best regards

Geoff
by Avtur
Tue 12 Aug 2014, 5:03 am
Forum: Aviation Waffle
Topic: Aviation Patches
Replies: 10
Views: 1897

Re: Aviation Patches

Hi BrizeWatcher,

Nice collection, especially the Hellenic A7 :clap: BUT be careful about storing it next to the Solo Turk, could be a source of conflict :lol:

Best Regards

Geoff
by Avtur
Sun 03 Aug 2014, 10:33 pm
Forum: Aviation Waffle
Topic: Your 'Aircraft'
Replies: 72
Views: 6798

Re: Your 'Aircraft'

From years ago when serving at RAF Gutersloh, for sheer elegance the FR10's of shiny 2 & 4 squadron, for elegance, power & noise (and tinnitus) 19 & 92's F2A's + the supremely British VC10. Now in later years from a love of all things Hellenic the last of the line of the A7's, they just ...
by Avtur
Mon 28 Jul 2014, 9:44 am
Forum: Heads Up/OTT
Topic: BA Divert
Replies: 8
Views: 941

Re: BA Divert

We've had an BA Airbus (A319) divert into Bournemouth because of the Gatwick weather


Just noticed that on FR24, wondered why it was there :smile:

Geoff
by Avtur
Mon 28 Jul 2014, 8:49 am
Forum: Heads Up/OTT
Topic: BA Divert
Replies: 8
Views: 941

Re: BA Divert

Horsham West Sussex here!...Storms in the vicinity, noticed a lot of holds over Chichester about 30 mins ago on FR24, still thundering now!

Best Regards

Geoff
by Avtur
Sat 19 Jul 2014, 9:09 am
Forum: Airshow Photos
Topic: Farnborough Friday from the Swan Pub
Replies: 1
Views: 1194

Re: Farnborough Friday from the Swan Pub

I was roasting at the Swan Pub at the End of Farnborough"s Runway


Probably the best place to be yesterday :smile: The pictures are OK as well :wink:

Best Regards

Geoff
by Avtur
Thu 17 Jul 2014, 5:05 pm
Forum: Airshow Photos
Topic: Kavala Air Show - June 20 2014
Replies: 7
Views: 1492

Re: Kavala Air Show - June 20 2014

Some excellent shots there :biggrin:

Especially like the "fuzzy" :wink: AH64 with the Hellenic Flag in focus :biggrin:

Best Regards

Geoff
by Avtur
Thu 10 Jul 2014, 6:04 am
Forum: Airshow Photos
Topic: RIAT Arrivals....LIVE! 2014
Replies: 207
Views: 57395

Re: RIAT Arrivals....LIVE! 2014

That Camo SLUFF is way too clean :lol:


Shines up quite nicely for an old 'un :clap: So glad they made it to the show for one last time :up:

Thanks for all the pictures(not just the SLUF's) :biggrin:

Best Regards

Geoff
by Avtur
Wed 09 Jul 2014, 12:48 pm
Forum: Airshow Photos
Topic: RIAT Arrivals....LIVE! 2014
Replies: 207
Views: 57395

Re: RIAT Arrivals....LIVE! 2014

Wow :biggrin: What a thread, those SU-22's look divine :clap: (plus all the other hardware of course) :wink:

Thanks a bunch, everything crossed that the pair of HAF A'7's make it and you wonderful chaps get some piccies :worship: It would make an old HAF nut very happy!

Best Regards

Geoff
by Avtur
Mon 07 Oct 2013, 6:43 am
Forum: 'Golden Oldies' Photos
Topic: Hellenic Skytrain
Replies: 5
Views: 1837

Re: Hellenic Skytrain

Immaculate! :clap:

Anything Πολεμική Αεροπορία floats my boat :cool:

Regards
Geoff
by Avtur
Tue 21 May 2013, 12:39 pm
Forum: Modern Military Photos
Topic: Hellenic Corsairs-"The Masters from CW116 Araxos"
Replies: 33
Views: 15684

Re: Hellenic Corsairs-"The Masters from CW116 Araxos"

Hi Hans, Please stop posting these photos you are making an old man come over all funny Perhaps I will write to the CO of 336 Mira and beg a t shirt off him So with a bit of luck I may see the A'7s visiting Lemnos next week or the week after....I live in hope...a couple of years ago, lying on the be...
by Avtur
Sun 19 May 2013, 10:58 am
Forum: Modern Military Photos
Topic: Hellenic Corsairs-"The Masters from CW116 Araxos"
Replies: 33
Views: 15684

Re: Hellenic Corsairs-"The Masters from CW116 Araxos"

Just stunning!!....lets hope they do keep going for a few more years :smile:

Off to Lemnos in 10 days time for my annual vist :sweat: , always used to see a pair every Thursday.....fingers crossed for this year :up:

Hans...where did you get the tshirt???

Best Regards
Geoff
by Avtur
Thu 27 Dec 2012, 7:28 am
Forum: Aircraft Modelling
Topic: A-7E & F-4E Aniversary. Hellenic Air Force. 1/48
Replies: 17
Views: 4027

Re: A-7E & F-4E Aniversary. Hellenic Air Force. 1/48

Fantastic...makes an old HAF nut very happy :clap:

Regards
Geoff

P.S.If you want a good home for it just shout :wink:
by Avtur
Wed 26 Sep 2012, 8:27 am
Forum: Aviation Waffle
Topic: Jaguar for sale on eBay
Replies: 33
Views: 3800

Re: Jaguar for sale on eBay

Reading another forum not so long ago, are the Nigerian Jags still technically owned by BAe? as, surprise surprise :whistle: the Nigerians never paid for them!

I think it could be a scam by BAe to get them off the books before the merger :wink:

Regards
Geoff
by Avtur
Sat 15 Sep 2012, 11:28 am
Forum: Aviation Waffle
Topic: Battle Of Britain Day.
Replies: 3
Views: 918

Re: Battle Of Britain Day.

Indeed. I'll be raising a glass to The Few later today.
God bless them all


I'll second that, and don't forget a £1.00 in the RAFA tin :up:

Regards
Geoff
by Avtur
Wed 27 Jun 2012, 8:52 am
Forum: Modern Military Photos
Topic: Beachy Head - Chinook
Replies: 18
Views: 3154

Re: Beachy Head - Chinook

Some excellent shots :clap:

I wondered where the Wokka was heading when it came over our warehouse in West Sussex yesterday morning :question: Now I know :biggrin:

Regards
Geoff