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by Agent K
Wed 06 Jun 2018, 8:33 am
Forum: IWM Duxford Events
Topic: Flying Legends 2018
Replies: 195
Views: 74682

Re: Flying Legends 2018

MiG_Eater wrote:So Legends can have an F-15, F-22, F-35 and Red Arrows... but no Me-262!?


I'm sure if you buy a multi £Million warbird collection, rent Duxford from IWM and run and operate your own airshow you can book whatever aircraft you'd want to attend and display.
by Agent K
Wed 06 Jun 2018, 8:16 am
Forum: Aviation Waffle
Topic: First F35s to Marham 5th June
Replies: 261
Views: 36941

Re: First F35s to Marham 5th June

It sounds to me (as a layman) as though you and they are working on a very high probability of a loss. Do you honestly think that any professional would fly these aircraft if that was the state, or would dispatch if accountable for the flight? Have you thought of sea state, weather at diversionary ...
by Agent K
Wed 06 Jun 2018, 8:12 am
Forum: Aviation Waffle
Topic: First F35s to Marham 5th June
Replies: 261
Views: 36941

Re: First F35s to Marham 5th June

138EAW wrote: ...or that's what a couple of RAF pilots said.


What utter nonsense.
by Agent K
Wed 25 Apr 2018, 10:40 am
Forum: IWM Duxford Events
Topic: Duxford Air Festival 2018
Replies: 281
Views: 56092

Re: Duxford Air Festival 2018

p.s. If i'm proved wrong and we get all of the above as well as various flypasts I will be very happy indeed! Agree with your statements and the lack of RAF contributions over the past few years especially compared to when I used to go to the big airshows in the 80's and 90's. I asked as I believe ...
by Agent K
Wed 25 Apr 2018, 9:03 am
Forum: IWM Duxford Events
Topic: Duxford Air Festival 2018
Replies: 281
Views: 56092

Re: Duxford Air Festival 2018

I think I make a fair point - The RAF will maybe match the three displays offered by the French, but it's doubtful they'll exceed it. Do you make this comment from an informed position of knowing what will be happening at the September BoB Airshow and the level of RAF support? or is this pure specu...
by Agent K
Fri 23 Mar 2018, 10:05 am
Forum: IWM Duxford Events
Topic: Duxford Air Festival 2018
Replies: 281
Views: 56092

Re: Duxford Air Festival 2018

Is there any more news on the participants for this? Can't seem to find a list on the official website, and other sources only give the small handful of acts already mentioned further up the thread. I know it's still a little early although I would have expected more to be announced by now. I think...