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by chipmunk22
Wed 01 Jun 2011, 12:10 pm
Forum: Aviation Waffle
Topic: Northolt Night Photoshoot X
Replies: 351
Views: 60947

Re: Northolt Night Photoshoot X

Hi Phil,
Haven`t been on a night shoot before,would like to attend this one..
How do I register/buy ticket ??

Many Thanks

Colin
by chipmunk22
Sun 17 Apr 2011, 9:31 pm
Forum: For Sale & Wanted Ads
Topic: Harrier Farewell DVD
Replies: 21
Views: 1265

Re: Harrier Farewell DVD

Sounds Good.
Would be interested.
by chipmunk22
Sat 08 Jan 2011, 10:09 am
Forum: Royal International Air Tattoo
Topic: Totterdown Campsite Now Taking 2011 Bookings
Replies: 35
Views: 5013

Re: Totterdown Campsite Now Taking 2011 Bookings

Hi All, Not sure if I am doing something wrong Filled in the online booking form for Totterdown weeks ago,have not received any acknowledgement,so sent a e-mail last week,but still no reply !! Does anyone have a contact phone number ? I have not stayed at Totterdown before,so apologies if I have mis...
by chipmunk22
Thu 08 Jul 2010, 11:13 am
Forum: Photography Hints, Tips & Questions
Topic: What are Advantages of Full Frame DSLR
Replies: 4
Views: 1330

What are Advantages of Full Frame DSLR

Hi All, I have a Canon 40D with a Canon 100-400L IS lens,quite a good combination,but my pics still are not always sharp. I shoot RAW normally 1/750th for jets,or set the aperture to f8 (supposed to be the `sweet spot` for this lens) I use A1 servo and centre focus square. In Photoshop Elements 8 I ...
by chipmunk22
Sat 12 Jun 2010, 9:35 am
Forum: Heads Up/OTT
Topic: SAM 13 E4 LHR
Replies: 10
Views: 1863

Re: SAM 13 E4 LHR

Hi Blackprojects, Thanks for the info. Please forgive my numptiness,but I am a bit stuck I have created a Flickr account and got the pics on to it in JPEG format (about 400kb each).. I have found the Img bar and brackets you mention,but am not sure which 1link` to copy and paste. I have tried openin...
by chipmunk22
Fri 11 Jun 2010, 12:19 pm
Forum: Heads Up/OTT
Topic: SAM 13 E4 LHR
Replies: 10
Views: 1863

Re: SAM 13 E4 LHR

I would post a shot of the C-17,but don`t know how to upload it :confused:
Could anyone advise an easy way to do this??
Thanks
chipmunk22
by chipmunk22
Wed 09 Jun 2010, 10:08 pm
Forum: Heads Up/OTT
Topic: C-17 Due lhr today eta 1315
Replies: 3
Views: 1036

Re: C-17 Due lhr today eta 1315

Thanks Blackprojects for another excellent heads up.
Just caught it taxying off stand 608.
chipmunk22
by chipmunk22
Tue 08 Jun 2010, 9:59 pm
Forum: Heads Up/OTT
Topic: SAM 13 E4 LHR
Replies: 10
Views: 1863

Re: SAM 13 E4 LHR

Confirmed today as 75-0125,parked on stand 603,near the Royal Suite.
Very Nice :drool:
by chipmunk22
Mon 07 Jun 2010, 6:57 pm
Forum: Heads Up/OTT
Topic: SAM 13 E4 LHR
Replies: 10
Views: 1863

Re: SAM 13 E4 LHR

Many Thanks for the info.
I am back at work tomorrow at the airport,will see if the E4 is there :clap:
Colin
by chipmunk22
Fri 04 Jun 2010, 10:15 am
Forum: Aviation Waffle
Topic: Is a day at Cottesmore worthwhile?
Replies: 11
Views: 2014

Re: Is a day at Cottesmore worthwhile?

Many thanks for the info.
Good weather site TJ :smile:
Must check NOTAMS and wind direction before going,sounds like it could be worthwhile.
Thanks Again :clap:
chipmunk22
by chipmunk22
Wed 02 Jun 2010, 7:23 pm
Forum: Aviation Waffle
Topic: Is a day at Cottesmore worthwhile?
Replies: 11
Views: 2014

Is a day at Cottesmore worthwhile?

Hi All, I am just wondering if a day at Cottesmore is worth going for,with a view mainly to airborn pics.?? Looking at the excellent Thunder and Lightnings guide,there seem to be some good vantage points for pics. I know these things are totally by chance,but was thinking of a mid week day in the ne...
by chipmunk22
Fri 26 Feb 2010, 10:27 am
Forum: Aviation Waffle
Topic: Egyptian Sea Kings Identity please
Replies: 0
Views: 516

Egyptian Sea Kings Identity please

On a visit to HMS Sultan 16th August 2007,four ex Egyptian Sea Kings were seen,I am trying to identify them. A list was supplied,but does not tie up with the Scramble database. They were reported as Mk 48 sea kings,but I believe they are mk 47 ?? The four were reported as WA140 = 771 (blue)... WA???...
by chipmunk22
Wed 22 Apr 2009, 6:06 pm
Forum: Aviation Waffle
Topic: SBS-1 or Radarbox?
Replies: 2
Views: 1306

Re: SBS-1 or Radarbox?

Thanks for the info Trev,will check out the link.

Cheers
Colin
by chipmunk22
Tue 21 Apr 2009, 7:18 pm
Forum: Aviation Waffle
Topic: SBS-1 or Radarbox?
Replies: 2
Views: 1306

SBS-1 or Radarbox?

Hi All, At the risk of opening a `can of worms` , I am looking at buying a virtual radar box,and wondered if Radarbox is better than SBS-1 or vice-versa I realise they are both good products,and this is probably like asking is Canon better than Nikon ?? My interest is mainly military aviation. How f...
by chipmunk22
Sat 04 Apr 2009, 6:30 pm
Forum: Aviation Waffle
Topic: Viewing at Farnborough runway end
Replies: 13
Views: 1707

Re: Viewing at Farnborough runway end

Many Thanks for all the info.
I was working early shift on Friday,and went straight to Farnborough from work,so unfortunately did not read these posts :roll:
Waited until 18.30 in the lay-by near the FAST museum . some you win ____-------- :sad:

Cheers
Colin
by chipmunk22
Thu 02 Apr 2009, 8:55 pm
Forum: Aviation Waffle
Topic: Viewing at Farnborough runway end
Replies: 13
Views: 1707

Viewing at Farnborough runway end

Hi All, I am thinking of going to Farnborough tomorrow to see,and hopefully photograph the 2 C-2`s arrive. Could somebody please advise me which runway end is mostly used. Don`t worry,I will not hold anyone responsible if it is the other end Is it easy to park at the Swan end? I haven`t been there f...
by chipmunk22
Sat 14 Mar 2009, 9:21 pm
Forum: Aviation Waffle
Topic: Identity of Tornado coded XV please
Replies: 14
Views: 2670

Re: Identity of Tornado coded XV please

Many thanks for the info :smile:

I think I can safely record it as ZA562 !!
Sorry for the nerdy comment on `XV `being the code :oops:

As always the UKAR community has come up trumps :clap:

Regards
Colin
by chipmunk22
Sat 14 Mar 2009, 7:38 pm
Forum: Aviation Waffle
Topic: Identity of Tornado coded XV please
Replies: 14
Views: 2670

Identity of Tornado coded XV please

Hi All, I have a picture of a Tornado GR4 flying circuits at Marham in August 2005,I am trying to identify. I can only see part of the reg ,which is ZA ??? The jet is coded `XV` and the fin top is black with a red lightning bolt. Could somebody please fill in the missing numbers?? Many Thanks Colin
by chipmunk22
Tue 27 Jan 2009, 11:11 pm
Forum: Aviation Waffle
Topic: Missing person! Important.
Replies: 2
Views: 1214

Re: Missing person! Important.

Good news,glad he is OK :clap:
chipmunk22
by chipmunk22
Sun 04 Jan 2009, 11:19 pm
Forum: Aviation Waffle
Topic: Cottesmore Aviation Group
Replies: 17
Views: 4185

Re: Cottesmore Aviation Group

Many Thanks guys for the explanations - fully understand,and can now put my mind at ease :smile:
It`s always a bit worrying when a site `dissapears`unexpectedly.
Cheers
Colin
by chipmunk22
Sun 04 Jan 2009, 11:07 am
Forum: Aviation Waffle
Topic: Cottesmore Aviation Group
Replies: 17
Views: 4185

Cottesmore Aviation Group

Hi All,
Apologies if this post is in the wrong place :confused:
I am a CAG member - or `On Target Aviation` if you prefer.
All the links to the website seem dead,and I have tried to e-mail Martin,but the e-mail is dead as well. :sad:

Anybody know what is happening??

Cheers
Colin
by chipmunk22
Tue 14 Oct 2008, 10:17 pm
Forum: Aviation Waffle
Topic: Photocalls
Replies: 12
Views: 2230

Re: Photocalls

[quote="Chris IL-76"]I remember Brize having photocalls......then people moaned about it, and so it stopped!! Just wondering why people moaned,I went to the Brize photocalls,and thought they were great -- the aircraft were well positioned and the quality was good. Suppose you can`t please ...
by chipmunk22
Tue 23 Sep 2008, 8:47 pm
Forum: Aviation Waffle
Topic: Jaguar Code/Serial tie-ups 2005-Help Please
Replies: 8
Views: 1556

Re: Jaguar Code/Serial tie-ups 2005-Help Please

Many thanks guys for the info -- much appreciated :clap:
cheers
Colin
by chipmunk22
Tue 23 Sep 2008, 6:59 pm
Forum: Aviation Waffle
Topic: Jaguar Code/Serial tie-ups 2005-Help Please
Replies: 8
Views: 1556

Jaguar Code/Serial tie-ups 2005-Help Please

Help needed please, I went on a base visit to Coltishall in May 2005, (those were the days ) I am sorting out my photos -- Yes I am that far behind, -- and have some codes I cannot match to a reg. I have a 2005 copy of Military aircraft Markings, but the regs. and codes I can confirm from my pics do...