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by tomcat604
29 Dec 2021, 17:33
Forum: Your Website
Topic: Phantasmagoria Firebirds and Tigers
Replies: 1
Views: 120

Re: Phantasmagoria Firebirds and Tigers

" hope they are of interest" ....are you kidding ? What lover of fast jets says NO to Phantoms and Lightnings?????
Thank you for digging these up from your collection.
(WOW 30 years has gone by quickly)
by tomcat604
27 Aug 2021, 17:13
Forum: Military Aviation News
Topic: Crash/Heavy landing Mexican Armada Mi17 Hip
Replies: 2
Views: 482

Re: Crash/Heavy landing Mexican Armada Mi17 Hip

Tail rotor failure ? His initial approach to land looked good but then........
by tomcat604
20 Aug 2021, 22:50
Forum: Aviation Photo Forum
Topic: Swidwin (EPSN) - August 2021
Replies: 11
Views: 1538

Re: Swidwin (EPSN) - August 2021

Sorry Gerard - close but no cigar - there is no better looker than the almighty Hawg - Its so ugly that it's actually a thing of beauty !!!!!!!!!!
by tomcat604
19 Aug 2021, 20:36
Forum: Aviation Photo Forum
Topic: Swidwin (EPSN) - August 2021
Replies: 11
Views: 1538

Re: Swidwin (EPSN) - August 2021

Bennie wrote: 18 Aug 2021, 15:52 Best looking aircraft NATO has to offer since the retirement of the F-111! :worship:
Umm - Best looking SWING-WING aircraft...... :innocent: :innocent:
by tomcat604
13 Aug 2021, 16:56
Forum: Aviation Photo Forum
Topic: RAF Valley 10/8/21 - Military
Replies: 4
Views: 1253

Re: RAF Valley 10/8/21 - Military

Sad to see 25 SQ (FIGHTER!!!!) markings on ZK032. Would look a heck of a lot better on a Typhoon ..............
by tomcat604
26 Jul 2021, 16:10
Forum: Vintage, warbirds and wrecks & relics
Topic: 24jul2021: F-14 Tomcat pilot / airshow performer Dale Snort Snodgrass died in SIAI Marchetti SM.1019B accident...
Replies: 1
Views: 515

Re: 24jul2021: F-14 Tomcat pilot / airshow performer Dale Snort Snodgrass died in SIAI Marchetti SM.1019B accident...

A true legend has slipped the surly bonds...... You knew that he was never going to pass away in a rocking chair or in bed

RIP Snort - aviation is a little less colorful today
by tomcat604
05 Jul 2021, 16:27
Forum: Military Aviation News
Topic: F-35 Lightning II developments
Replies: 2012
Views: 634542

Re: F-35 Lightning II developments

:?: In the news section talking about the "Black Knights" achieving FOC - is the aircraft in the photo carrying a gun pod?
Don't Charlie model '35's already have an internal gun???
by tomcat604
14 Jun 2021, 04:32
Forum: Aviation Photo Forum
Topic: After 18 years the last hungarian soldier returned from Afghanistan
Replies: 3
Views: 946

Re: After 18 years the last hungarian soldier returned from Afghanistan

Jó dolog, hogy végre otthon vannak. In English - It's a good thing that they are finally home
by tomcat604
18 May 2021, 19:04
Forum: Military Aviation News
Topic: 18may2021 pictures: F-15 Eagle damaged during landing at St Louis, ejections...
Replies: 11
Views: 1505

Re: 18may2021 pictures: F-15 Eagle wrecked during landing at St Louis, ejections...

'Wrecked??" Hardly - more like the rain tires weren't fitted and she slid of the runway. Pilot(s) may have misjudged and pulled the striped handle
New canopy , a couple of bang seats - good as new !!!
by tomcat604
18 May 2021, 19:04
Forum: Military Aviation News
Topic: 18may2021 pictures: F-15 Eagle damaged during landing at St Louis, ejections...
Replies: 11
Views: 1505

Re: 18may2021 pictures: F-15 Eagle wrecked during landing at St Louis, ejections...

'Wrecked??" Hardly - more like the rain tires weren't fitted and she slid of the runway. Pilot(s) may have misjudged and pulled the striped handle
New canopy , a couple of bang seats - good as new !!!
by tomcat604
29 Apr 2021, 02:42
Forum: Aviation Photo Forum
Topic: KNTU/NAS Oceana, VA
Replies: 4
Views: 1054

Re: KNTU/NAS Oceana, VA

The E-2D look sweet! What's the bump behind the cockpit ? SatCom ?
by tomcat604
23 Apr 2021, 18:05
Forum: Military Aviation News
Topic: Greek Dassault Rafale acquisition, new and second hand airframes...
Replies: 8
Views: 2365

Re: Greek Dassault Rafale buy approved by Athens parliament, contract signed on 25jan2021...

Trabanti wrote: 23 Apr 2021, 16:22 332 Mira at Tanagra will operate them. The older deux-milles are to be decommissioned or sold.
The contractor Red Air folks have to be eyeballing those frames.... Good compliment to the numerous F-1's already operating.
by tomcat604
22 Mar 2021, 00:39
Forum: Military Aviation News
Topic: USAF deploys 4 B-1B to Ørland, Norway
Replies: 5
Views: 1403

Re: USAF deploys 4 B-1B to Ørland, Norway

Worldnis wrote: 12 Mar 2021, 16:46
tomcat604 wrote: 10 Mar 2021, 16:55Pictures??
Please have a look for yourself at DVIDS and www.forsvaret.no ... they seem to have all you demanded and could have thought of yourself. US bombers in Norway... :roll:
Thank you for your lovely sarcastic reply - :roll:
by tomcat604
23 Feb 2021, 22:21
Forum: Military Aviation News
Topic: UH-1 Yankee forced landing near MCAS Miramar
Replies: 2
Views: 382

Re: UH-1 Yankee forced landing near MCAS Miramar

Call the Army - A Chinook can come and lift it!!!