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Re: Fairford NOTAM

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Today's NOTAM :
B) FROM: 19/10/07 06:45
C) TO: 19/10/07 13:00
E) FAIRFORD MIL ATZ ACTIVE. AD AND RWY 09/27 OPEN


Edited to add....
For REACH 145 ( C-17 ) currently routing along Bristol Channel ?

Edite again to add....
Not the C-17

And again to add....
Kalitta B747, CMB501 ( N740CK ) currently Southbound abeam Blackpool ?

And a final edit....
It was indeed for CMB501, currently on finals for Fairford
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New/updated NOTAM :
B) FROM: 19/10/07 07:46
C) TO: 19/10/07 21:00
E) FAIRFORD MIL ATZ ACTIVE, AD. RWY 09/27 OPEN
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Re: Fairford NOTAM

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Currently picking up CONVOY 3921 on 132.3 just been calling for a left turn heading 360.

No location ( can't find it on any of the tracking sites ) so don't know if it's inbound Fairford or not.

Edited to add...
May be 3521 not 3921 ( reception's not too good from my location )
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Herc just north of Newquay northbound, nothing to do with Fairford (US Navy in Europe supporting a USAF deployment from the US...? ;) )

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Yep, crossed roughly overhead my location earlier routing direct Brecon, now calling making left turn for WAL

Edited to add..
Showing on ADS-B Exch as 165348
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Today's NOTAM up :
B) FROM: 19/10/08 07:00
C) TO: 19/10/08 21:00
E) FAIRFORD MIL ATZ ACTIVE. AD AND RWY 09/27 OPEN.


Not picked up destination yet, but C-5 REACH 551 currently in the descent routing Eastbound towards Bristol Channel

Edited again to add...
Currently up on 133.75
Inbound Fairford, descending FL50
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Missed the frequency ( 277.-something ) but just heard DRAGON 01 calling.
Not sure if inbound or outbound ( not showing on ADS-B Exch. )

Edited to add....
Frequency is 277.625

Inbound Fairford, as reporting descending to FL100
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Now working 133.75 looking for vectors Rwy 27
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No sign of a NOTAM for today yet ( if there's going to be one, of course )
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U4515/19 - NEW ATIS FREQUENCIES ARE 135.450 AND 337.75. PILOTS CAN NOW
RECEIVE
CONTINUOUS WEATHER AND AIRFIELD INFORMATION ON THESE FREQUENCIES. 09 OCT 14:43
2019 UNTIL 09 JAN 23:59 2020. CREATED: 09 OCT 15:07 2019


Interesting, to say the elast!

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I predict the B-52s will start arriving either tomorrow or Friday.
Why?
Because I start back to work tomorrow night after 17 days holiday ( so yes, the crap weather of the last few weeks is my fault ).....and sod's law says that in keeping with previous deployments I'll be working :lol:
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B) FROM: 19/10/10 08:00
C) TO: 19/10/10 21:00
E) FAIRFORD MIL ATZ ACTIVE. AD AND RWY 09/27 OPEN.
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Hmmm.......
May be something, may be nothing....
ADS-B Exchange currently has at least 3 B-52s up to the North of Nashville, showing as heading roughly NE.
Granted there have been a couple up over the last few days, but those were much further West.
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At least 3 KC-135s ( SPUR callsigns ) now up off the coast of Boston ( Mass. , not UK )
Related to the B-52s or not? ( Wouldn't have thought they'd need to AAR if they're just transiting to the UK )
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B-52s no longer showing on ADS-B Exch. after coasting out near Boston.
Four 'SPUR's currently over Nova Scotia, same altitude block as the B-52s were at.

Edited @ 13:12hrs to say....
Two B-52s now showing again -- with the 4 'SPUR's and still over Nova Scotia ( South of Halifax )

And again at 13:30hrs to add...
Back on the move again -- the KC-135s are RTB, the B-52s are coasting out towards Newfoundland


NOTAM's been changed :
B) FROM: 19/10/10 13:00
C) TO: 19/10/10 23:00
E) FAIRFORD MIL ATZ ACTIVE. AD AND RWY 09/27 OPEN.
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15.40L BRIG 01 Flight est Position 55.15N , 35W @ 15.04z Blocking FL260 - 280 next position 56,10N , 30W working Gander HF 8831
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:up:

Edited at 17:05hrs to add....
No idea how far out they are ( not heard any comms and they're not showing on ADS-B Exch.) but I think 'GOLD 83' and 'REACH 417' coasted-out about the same time as the B-52s -- '83 has just entered Scotland and '417 is approaching the Irish coast
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Both unrelated to the bombers. :up:

GOLD83 is with the MO F-15s, RCH727 was the support.

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I know....my point was that they coasted out at around the same time as the B-52s, the GOLD flight ( which unless I'm mistaken is dragging more F-15s across to Lakenheath ) at roughly the same speed and the REACH flight about 80-100Kts faster.
Think there was a RAFAIR flight also at around the same time.
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FlankerPhoto wrote:Both unrelated to the bombers. :up:

GOLD83 is with the MO F-15s, RCH727 was the support.


I think Brevets point was regarding their position and timing and that the B52's might not be far behind. Not that they were in any way related to the B52 movements.

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Brevet Cable wrote:I know....my point was that they coasted out at around the same time as the B-52s, the GOLD flight ( which unless I'm mistaken is dragging more F-15s across to Lakenheath ) at roughly the same speed and the REACH flight about 80-100Kts faster.
Think there was a RAFAIR flight also at around the same time.

Apologies, completely misread your original post. :hide:

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BRIG03 visible on Freedar at the moment.

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chill51 wrote:15.40L BRIG 01 Flight est Position 55.15N , 35W @ 15.04z Blocking FL260 - 280 next position 56,10N , 30W working Gander HF 8831


Brig 01 & 02 tracking off the N/E coast of Scotland @ 25,000 ft
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Over Denmark at the moment.

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