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by Fred
05 Dec 2020, 08:58
Forum: Vintage, warbirds and wrecks & relics
Topic: F-84F P-172 is no more
Replies: 4
Views: 768

Re: F-84F P-172 is no more

There is a stay in the execution, sorry: scrapping, of P-172. Concerted efforts by the National Military Museum, who want the aircraft for their outside display, Museum Deelen, editors of the historical aviation magazine Vleugels and scores of others have managed to delay the scrapping of the Streak...
by Fred
17 Nov 2020, 15:22
Forum: Vintage, warbirds and wrecks & relics
Topic: Five former KLu Alouettes in Barneveld, NL
Replies: 0
Views: 303

Five former KLu Alouettes in Barneveld, NL

The Alouette Museum Barneveld has acquired five former KLu Alouette IIIs that had been stored at the Aeroseum at Goteborg-Save for the last 23 years. It concerns Alouettes A-208, A-350, A-494, A-495 and A-500. All five were trucked to Barneveld earlier this week. None of the helos has any moving par...
by Fred
17 Nov 2020, 15:15
Forum: Vintage, warbirds and wrecks & relics
Topic: F-84F P-172 is no more
Replies: 4
Views: 768

F-84F P-172 is no more

Ex KLu F-84F Thunderstreak P-172 was ground into bits only recently. A long-time resident of the Luchtmacht Technische School (LETS) round the corner from Deelen, it moved to the Fokker School after the LETS closure. In August 2017 P-172 was trucked to Deelen, still with the LETS badge on the fin. T...
by Fred
08 Nov 2020, 17:33
Forum: Airshow news!
Topic: Flying Legends 2021
Replies: 0
Views: 289

Flying Legends 2021

Flying Legends ceased to be welcome at Duxford. It is moving to Sywell Aerodrome. Dates: 10th-11th July 2021.
by Fred
03 Nov 2020, 13:42
Forum: Lelystad
Topic: EHLE 03-11-20
Replies: 45
Views: 3636

Re: EHLE 03-11-20

Still no sign of the bird at FR24 or ADSB.
by Fred
14 Oct 2020, 21:10
Forum: Military Aviation News
Topic: KLu C-130s early replacement
Replies: 5
Views: 882

KLu C-130s early replacement

Yesterday the junior minister for defence announced that he four Dutch C-130s will be replaced earlier than anticipated. See https://www.defensie.nl/actueel/nieuws/ ... -vervangen
by Fred
21 Sep 2020, 22:15
Forum: Vintage, warbirds and wrecks & relics
Topic: Alouette 3 SE-JCR ex Klu A-208 due back to NL
Replies: 3
Views: 867

Re: Alouette 3 SE-JCR ex Klu A-208 due back to NL

No fewer than four former KLu Alouettes III are to be trucked from the Aeroseum in Goteborg-Save to Barneveld sometime in November.
by Fred
07 Sep 2020, 09:25
Forum: Vintage, warbirds and wrecks & relics
Topic: Alouette III A-453 on show
Replies: 0
Views: 400

Alouette III A-453 on show

Saturday September 19th Alouette III A-453 will be on show on an open truck at the Museum Deelen, Deelenseweg, 6877 AE Deelen. The Alouette is owned by the Alouette Museum Barneveld. The owners wish to return the Alouette for a day to the place where it was based until 1995. The Barneveld museum is ...
by Fred
14 Aug 2020, 08:23
Forum: Vintage, warbirds and wrecks & relics
Topic: Zomeroffensief Nationaal Militair Museum 23 August 2019
Replies: 39
Views: 8390

Re: Zomeroffensief Nationaal Militair Museum 23 August 2019

Wijgert IJlst wrote:Why are they moving their Catalina?
The Catalina is moving to the NL Transport Museum in Nieuw-Vennep. Due there August 27th.
by Fred
03 Jul 2020, 05:15
Forum: Amsterdam - Schiphol
Topic: EHAM 03-07-2020 MIL
Replies: 11
Views: 2436

Re: EHAM 03-07-2020 MIL

Dutch Plane Spotters doesn't mention this flight. Is it cancelled?
by Fred
07 Jun 2020, 17:59
Forum: Military Aviation News
Topic: Netherlands-led NATO future Airbus A330 tanker fleet
Replies: 92
Views: 31998

Re: Netherlands-led NATO future Airbus A330 tanker fleet

One aspect that is too easily forgotten: the MRTTs are operated by an international organization. And like any international organization (EU, NATO, UN etc) purchases are tax exempt. So no VAT to be paid on these aircraft!
by Fred
01 May 2020, 22:30
Forum: Airshow news!
Topic: Oshkosh 2020 cancelled
Replies: 1
Views: 658

Oshkosh 2020 cancelled

Aviation Week reports that Oshkosh is cancelled for this year.
by Fred
26 Feb 2020, 19:21
Forum: Spotting Rest of Europe
Topic: Albacete (LEAB) 2020 - MIL (TLP)
Replies: 41
Views: 7774

Re: Albacete (LEAB) 2020 - MIL (TLP)

The two Caracals returned after having been away for more than four hours. TLP was in the air with 25 aircraft today. I was told that a 3rd Italian EUFI arrived this morning. Further visitors were a Spanish AF Beech and an A400 that arrived after the TLP aircraft had recovered. I missed it☹️ Anyone ...
by Fred
26 Feb 2020, 14:31
Forum: Spotting Rest of Europe
Topic: Albacete (LEAB) 2020 - MIL (TLP)
Replies: 41
Views: 7774

Re: Albacete (LEAB) 2020 - MIL (TLP)

And also the Caracals have left☹️
by Fred
26 Feb 2020, 14:07
Forum: Spotting Rest of Europe
Topic: Albacete (LEAB) 2020 - MIL (TLP)
Replies: 41
Views: 7774

Re: Albacete (LEAB) 2020 - MIL (TLP)

An HH-139 took off just now and looks on its way home as well.