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by rambo
Sun 19 Jun 2011, 10:04 pm
Forum: Heads Up/OTT
Topic: ISS visible from Earth over the next few days..
Replies: 241
Views: 56497

Re: ISS visible from Earth over the next few days..

cheers for that, I glanced at your post at 10.55pm, so rushed out and saw it in time! Second time I've seen it and still worth it!
by rambo
Sun 19 Jun 2011, 9:39 pm
Forum: Heads Up/OTT
Topic: BBMF at southend airport.
Replies: 3
Views: 709

Re: BBMF at southend airport.

They did indeed pop into our hangar for the night, nice to see two of their griffons for a change

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by rambo
Tue 07 Jun 2011, 9:19 pm
Forum: IWM Duxford Events
Topic: Legends 2011
Replies: 876
Views: 137962

Re: Legends 2011

One container for you! What is in it though?! ........ http://friends-of-tfc.blogspot.com/ James I guess they are the two P-51s Off topic but whats the Hawk 75 been up to in Czech Republic? Cheers James The Hawk 75 went to Pardubice in the Czech Republic for their air show. ARCo's Buchon went as we...
by rambo
Tue 07 Jun 2011, 7:16 pm
Forum: Heads Up/OTT
Topic: Large noisy jet over Chelmsford
Replies: 4
Views: 1100

Re: Large noisy jet over Chelmsford

no probs

you are right though, most of our stuff either arrives or departs from the east/west. They very rarely go north!
by rambo
Sun 05 Jun 2011, 6:16 pm
Forum: Heads Up/OTT
Topic: Large noisy jet over Chelmsford
Replies: 4
Views: 1100

Re: Large noisy jet over Chelmsford

Probably the 727 VP-CJN which had just come out of Southend after a short stop at ATC Lasham
by rambo
Sat 30 Apr 2011, 9:12 pm
Forum: Airline & Commercial Aviation Photos
Topic: Trying out my new Camera at LGW
Replies: 14
Views: 1878

Re: Trying out my new Camera at LGW

sounds a bit of an odd question, but when did you take these?
by rambo
Thu 28 Apr 2011, 9:24 pm
Forum: Other UK Airshows and Events
Topic: ATC Lasham Open Day 2011 CANCELLED
Replies: 1
Views: 783

Re: ATC Lasham Open Day 2011 CANCELLED

doesnt suprise me.....the bunch of ********
by rambo
Thu 28 Apr 2011, 8:30 pm
Forum: Aviation Waffle
Topic: Light aircraft crash in Essex lake
Replies: 7
Views: 2939

Re: Light aircraft crash in Essex lake

Further from ain news# Aircraft was a YAK 52 AND THE SAD NEWS IS CONFIRMED 2 MALE CREW DESEASED Aircraft had taken off from North Weald but is not based there saw the pics earlier, and judging by the colour scheme it doesnt look like a north weald based yak this is only putting two and two together...
by rambo
Thu 28 Apr 2011, 5:37 pm
Forum: Aviation Waffle
Topic: Light aircraft crash in Essex lake
Replies: 7
Views: 2939

Re: Light aircraft crash in Essex lake

And the aircraft was more than likely one of the Yak's form north weald
by rambo
Thu 28 Apr 2011, 2:51 pm
Forum: Aviation Waffle
Topic: Light aircraft crash in Essex lake
Replies: 7
Views: 2939

Re: Light aircraft crash in Essex lake

Little bit more here, although still the same facts

http://www.chelmsfordweeklynews.co.uk/n ... sightings/
by rambo
Mon 07 Feb 2011, 10:44 pm
Forum: Airline & Commercial Aviation Photos
Topic: Ed Force One is reborn for 2011 - Southend - Updated
Replies: 30
Views: 13678

Re: Ed Force One is reborn for 2011 - Southend 6/2/11

Thank you for the comments. There have been some issues with photos appearing on the 'net of this scheme taken from inside the hanger and on the stand. I'd like to point out, should the Maiden management be perusing UKAR, that these were taken from outside the fence in a public area. I wouldnt worr...
by rambo
Mon 07 Feb 2011, 10:13 pm
Forum: Heads Up/OTT
Topic: Heads up:B757/ Jet provost Photo detail 7th feb
Replies: 18
Views: 3353

Re: Heads up:B757/ Jet provost Photo detail 7th feb

I dont know mate......its ready to go outside our hangar, but could be anytime in the morning really, although more than likely be early (between 8am and 10am is what I'd put my money on)
by rambo
Mon 07 Feb 2011, 8:12 pm
Forum: Heads Up/OTT
Topic: Heads up:B757/ Jet provost Photo detail 7th feb
Replies: 18
Views: 3353

Re: Heads up:B757/ Jet provost Photo detail 7th feb

it never made it out today, spent the afternoon doing engine runs until 5pm.......should hopefully be going tomorrow, and the JP from North Weald will be back, so keep an eye out in the morning for it!
by rambo
Fri 12 Nov 2010, 9:10 pm
Forum: Heads Up/OTT
Topic: Jungle Flight southbound
Replies: 3
Views: 794

Re: Jungle Flight southbound

had 2x Cougars turn up at Southend for fuel today, so guess they are the same ones
by rambo
Fri 28 Aug 2009, 8:34 pm
Forum: Heads Up/OTT
Topic: BBMF at southend 27th august
Replies: 5
Views: 630

Re: BBMF at southend 27th august

The formation will land at the airport at 16.00 and then depart later at 17.30 again. cheers paul air traffic control at the airport are saying lancaster stopping over night. so i guess fighters will depart later. paul the spit and hurri are staying overnight as well. Sadly they all left at around ...
by rambo
Thu 27 Aug 2009, 6:16 pm
Forum: Heads Up/OTT
Topic: aircraft at southend airport for clacton airshow 09
Replies: 1
Views: 572

Re: aircraft at southend airport for clacton airshow 09

hi guys i work for clacton council airshow team and evry year we use southend airport as it is only a short hop from sos to clacton i have been told that the raf will be sending the bbmf hawk typhoon and the king air this evening or 2mrow if i get anymore updates il let you know well BBMF are alrea...
by rambo
Thu 27 Aug 2009, 5:35 pm
Forum: Heads Up/OTT
Topic: BBMF at southend 27th august
Replies: 5
Views: 630

Re: BBMF at southend 27th august

jaguarfarewellday wrote:
jaguarfarewellday wrote:The formation will land at the airport at 16.00 and then depart later at 17.30 again.

cheers

paul


air traffic control at the airport are saying lancaster stopping over night. so i guess fighters will depart later.

paul


the spit and hurri are staying overnight as well.
by rambo
Thu 27 Aug 2009, 5:34 pm
Forum: Heads Up/OTT
Topic: Lancaster at Lyneham today
Replies: 4
Views: 603

Re: Lancaster at Lyneham today

she is staying at Southend now for the clacton airshow, together with the spit and hurri.
by rambo
Sat 25 Jul 2009, 11:36 pm
Forum: Aviation Waffle
Topic: Aircraft Crash In Essex
Replies: 9
Views: 4131

Re: Aircraft Crash In Essex

yeh lol

the echo aint always brilliant at aircraft media. But lets be honest, which paper ever is?
by rambo
Wed 22 Jul 2009, 3:53 pm
Forum: Aviation Waffle
Topic: Aircraft Crash In Essex
Replies: 9
Views: 4131

Re: Aircraft Crash In Essex



well thats wrong for a start lol
by rambo
Mon 04 May 2009, 11:03 pm
Forum: Old Warden Air Displays
Topic: Complaint to Old Warden - have a been too harsh?
Replies: 10
Views: 3034

Re: Complaint to Old Warden - have a been too harsh?

Not sure whether they mean a lot to be honest. It had been really well advertised all over the place, which obviously attracted people, but I think most of them it was their first time. And after speaking to a few, they said they wont be going again. To be honest I hope it doesnt attract too many pe...
by rambo
Mon 04 May 2009, 6:05 pm
Forum: Old Warden Air Displays
Topic: Complaint to Old Warden - have a been too harsh?
Replies: 10
Views: 3034

Re: Complaint to Old Warden - have a been too harsh?

I have to say I thought it was awful as well!! Shame, because me and my family have been going to Old Warden for over 20yrs, seeing nearly every airshow, and this first show was the worst ever! Main thing, traffic/parking. The poor air cadets were not doing a very good job parking cars, leaving no g...
by rambo
Thu 04 Sep 2008, 10:34 pm
Forum: IWM Duxford Events
Topic: September Airshow - Whos going?
Replies: 47
Views: 11077

Re: September Airshow - Whos going?

chrisdms wrote:Does anyone know if the Vulcan is displaying both days as advertised?



as of this afternoon, it is displaying both days!