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by pilotman6012
07 Oct 2021, 16:25
Forum: Military Aviation News
Topic: EC-37B Takes Flight
Replies: 0
Views: 562

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: 441

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: 1310

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: 503

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: 671

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: 431

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: 372

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: 514

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: 514

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.
by pilotman6012
25 Mar 2021, 05:47
Forum: Spotting Rest of Europe
Topic: Lajes (Azores) LPLA/TER 2021 MIL
Replies: 14
Views: 2452

Re: Lajes (Azores) LPLA/TER 2021 MIL

B-2A x 2,maybe 3(TIGER) refueled in US from DIXIE x3 (KC-135R) and headed here.
by pilotman6012
03 Mar 2021, 23:20
Forum: Spotting Canada & USA
Topic: Red Flag 21-2
Replies: 15
Views: 4101

Re: Red Flag 21-2

The two that fly the most and both were out today in ranges are N572EM and N574EM ,preparing for Red Flag -21-2 which starts Monday 03-08,so should be several aircraft moving this upcoming weekend.
by pilotman6012
28 Feb 2021, 02:46
Forum: Airshow news!
Topic: New A-10C demo aircraft for 2021
Replies: 6
Views: 1653

New A-10C demo aircraft for 2021

The USAF ACC A-10C Demo just released photos of a special A-10C demo aircraft for 2021 season 81-0962 has been painted in a Vietnam Era Southeast Asia Paint Scheme honoring the POW,MIA and Veterans.
by pilotman6012
20 Feb 2021, 04:17
Forum: Military Aviation News
Topic: USA : Alabama T-38C Crash February 19,2021
Replies: 3
Views: 810

USA : Alabama T-38C Crash February 19,2021

USAF T-38C while on training mission from Columbus Afb,Mississippi to Tallahassee,Florida crashed near Montgomery Regional Airport,killing both crew.
by pilotman6012
26 Jan 2021, 05:03
Forum: Spotting Canada & USA
Topic: Red Flag 21-2
Replies: 15
Views: 4101

Re: Red Flag 21-2

Nellis was nice enough to go ahead and send me a list of all the Confirmed units(Flying units only) for Red Flag-21-2 and 21-3,there will probably be a few others added as they get closer: 21-2 March 08-19,2021 F-16 64Th Agrs L-159 Draken A-4 Draken F-16 55Th Fs F-16 79Th Fs F-16 176Th Fs F-35A 62Nd...
by pilotman6012
22 Jan 2021, 14:59
Forum: Spotting Canada & USA
Topic: Red Flag 21-2
Replies: 15
Views: 4101

Re: Red Flag 21-2

Got an e-mail last night and now have full list Red Flag 21-1 January 25-February 12 F-16 64Th Agrs L-159 Draken A-4 Draken F-22A 525Th Fs F-35A 34Th Fs F-15E 336Th Fs B-2A 393Rd Bs B-1B 34Th Bs A-10C 163Rd Fs F-16 157Th Fs EA-18 VAq-132 E-3 963Rd Aacs E-8C 16Th Accs RC-135 38Th Rs RQ-4 12Th Rs RQ-4...