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by pilotman6012
17 Jun 2022, 01:49
Forum: Military Aviation News
Topic: F-35 Lightning II developments
Replies: 2255
Views: 690262

Re: F-35 Lightning II developments

Just a heads up caught Blue 81 KC-135R 62-3506 earlier off Navy Fort worth dragging Retro 31 X 2 F-35A for 495Th Fs for delivery,night stopping at Bangor tonight and will continue sometime over the weekend to UK.
by pilotman6012
21 Apr 2022, 05:05
Forum: Military Aviation News
Topic: Nas New Orleans VFA-204 saying goodbye to legacy F/A-18
Replies: 0
Views: 373

Nas New Orleans VFA-204 saying goodbye to legacy F/A-18

While Nas New Orleans are saying goodbye to their legacy hornets,they will acquire the F-5 from VFC-13 at Nas Fallon which in return will get F-16 C/D from US Air Force.
by pilotman6012
11 Apr 2022, 07:27
Forum: Airshow news!
Topic: Charleston Air Expo April 9, 2022
Replies: 4
Views: 913

Re: Charleston Air Expo April 9, 2022

88-1307 is AC-130W Callsign is usually Sting,as it is nicknamed the AC-130W STINGER II.
by pilotman6012
11 Apr 2022, 00:55
Forum: Airshow news!
Topic: MacDill Air Fest 2022
Replies: 4
Views: 1069

Re: MacDill Air Fest 2022

02-26954 UH-60L 12Th Avn
by pilotman6012
19 Jan 2022, 19:38
Forum: Spotting Canada & USA
Topic: Nellis AFB (KLSV/LSV) - 2022
Replies: 88
Views: 17164

Re: Nellis AFB (KLSV/LSV) - 2022

94Th Fs at least 8 F-22A will Inbound shortly at this time after refueling with 22ND Arw KC-46A.
by pilotman6012
18 Jan 2022, 19:40
Forum: Spotting Canada & USA
Topic: Nellis AFB (KLSV/LSV) - 2022
Replies: 88
Views: 17164

Re: Nellis AFB (KLSV/LSV) - 2022

Sierra Pacific 708 N708Swill be inbound shortly came off Whiteman AFB.
by pilotman6012
07 Oct 2021, 16:25
Forum: Military Aviation News
Topic: EC-37B Takes Flight
Replies: 0
Views: 631

EC-37B Takes Flight

The first EC-37B has made it's first flight,the Air Force is stripping the electronics equipment out of the EC-130 and fitting it to the EC-37B(G-550) along with new equipment,the flight occured at an unknown Gulfstream facility and confirmed by L3,they will build 10 active aircraft and an additiona...
by pilotman6012
28 Aug 2021, 16:16
Forum: Military Aviation News
Topic: Hurricane Ida evacs
Replies: 1
Views: 516

Re: Hurricane Ida evacs

The T-6a off Pensacola are headed eastbound hugging the shoreline to eastern part of Florida,MC-130H are off Hurlburt headed off to the northwest.
by pilotman6012
06 Jul 2021, 19:55
Forum: Spotting Canada & USA
Topic: Gulf Coast Evacs
Replies: 8
Views: 1757

Gulf Coast Evacs

Because of the movement of the storm across Florida,Evacuations are starting to take place Navy Jacksonville is moving the P-3 and P-8,unsure destinations now,but multiple aircraft on the move and Gulfstream in Savannah is moving some of their Gulfstreams to Huntsville later this afternoon.
by pilotman6012
21 Jun 2021, 03:39
Forum: Airshow news!
Topic: Great Tn Airshow Smyrna,Tn June 5-6 2021
Replies: 1
Views: 758

Great Tn Airshow Smyrna,Tn June 5-6 2021

Low clouds and some rain over the weekend so mostly low show for everybody,here is the MIL stuff,what i could some of the aircraft were parked way away from everybody the EA-18 and F/A-18 had all their unit markings removed just the modex on nose and tail,although the unit markings was still visible...
by pilotman6012
05 Jun 2021, 04:53
Forum: Military Aviation News
Topic: Fort Smith,Arkansas to host new F-35 Training and F-16
Replies: 2
Views: 755

Fort Smith,Arkansas to host new F-35 Training and F-16

Due to constraints at Luke AFB,Ebbing ANGB at Fort Smith has been selected for new FMS Participants for F-35 Training and the 425Th FS RSAF F-16 Training will also move here,but if base does not pass enviromental study,Selfridge ANGB is the alternate. https://www.af.mil/News/Article/2644380/ebbing-a...
by pilotman6012
04 Jun 2021, 15:47
Forum: Military Aviation News
Topic: 6 Additional BACN Aircraft
Replies: 0
Views: 475

6 Additional BACN Aircraft

Following on with new missions for Robins Afb and the BACN aircraft that will move here when the Jstars are divested,Hanscom Awarded a new contract worth 464 Million to Learjet for 6 additional BACN aircraft:

https://www.af.mil/News/Article/2641855 ... x-aircraft
by pilotman6012
02 Jun 2021, 21:55
Forum: Military Aviation News
Topic: New Missions for Robins Afb as Jstars maybe cut
Replies: 0
Views: 423

New Missions for Robins Afb as Jstars maybe cut

In the budget request 2022 may divest the first 4 of it's Jstars aircraft,but they will gain new missions and the E-11A squadron will move here.

https://www.airforcemag.com/robins-afb- ... stars-cut/
by pilotman6012
30 May 2021, 14:24
Forum: Civil Aviation News
Topic: Smyrna Tennessee Airport Area Aircraft Crashes Into Lake
Replies: 3
Views: 755

Re: Smyrna Tennessee Airport Area Aircraft Crashes Into Lake

Update there were no survivors all 7 onboard were killed in crash.
by pilotman6012
29 May 2021, 22:07
Forum: Civil Aviation News
Topic: Smyrna Tennessee Airport Area Aircraft Crashes Into Lake
Replies: 3
Views: 755

Smyrna Tennessee Airport Area Aircraft Crashes Into Lake

Not a lot of information at the moment,several Fire and Rescue teams working the scene as jet crashed into a Percy Priest Lake near the Airport,the FAA and NTSB are investigating,faa has confirmed it was a C501,no other details at this time.