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by Starman
27 Sep 2021, 10:52
Forum: Spotting Canada & USA
Topic: Nellis AFB, NV 2021
Replies: 2
Views: 217

Re: Nellis AFB, NV 2021

According to other sources there were maybe 100 trainers at Nellis over the weekend for FAIP Flag, where First Assignment Instructor Pilots participated in a flying competition with T-1, T-6 and T-38 aircraft.
by Starman
26 Sep 2021, 18:38
Forum: Aviation Photo Forum
Topic: Nevatim LLNV 26/09/21
Replies: 1
Views: 433

Nevatim LLNV 26/09/21

Three new F-35As arrived for the IAF today in this particular order, AS28/29/30 https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/51519999556_82efa0b250_z.jpg 945 finals by Starman , on Flickr https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/51519187637_1a2fececf8_z.jpg 947 by Starman , on Flickr https://live.staticflickr.com...
by Starman
24 Sep 2021, 11:23
Forum: Military Aviation News
Topic: F-35 Lightning II developments
Replies: 1943
Views: 608584

Re: F-35 Lightning II developments

Blue 02 up from DFW with Retro 51-53 (to hand over to Blue 01 en-route) for LERT later today
by Starman
17 Sep 2021, 08:26
Forum: Spotting Rest of Europe
Topic: TLP 2021-3 & TLP 2021-4
Replies: 16
Views: 1840

Re: TLP 2021-3 & TLP 2021-4

Puma11 (flight of ?) just departed Magyar Republic airspace heading West 06.30Z
And Warhawk03 (flt of?) tracking as 90-0813approaching from Spang
by Starman
16 Sep 2021, 19:08
Forum: Spotting Rest of Europe
Topic: TLP 2021-3 & TLP 2021-4
Replies: 16
Views: 1840

Re: TLP 2021-3 & TLP 2021-4

Recorded from my fave tracking site today, Thursday, into Albacete were:
GAFR71A/3FBFAO
GAFK31/3FB622B
GAF---/3F4BAO all from Norvenich
CTM2050 A400M 0095 from Landivisau (dep as CTM2035)
IAM4675/MM62178 C-130J
Also noted untimed CEF670/0482 C-295 and another Hungarian transport
by Starman
15 Sep 2021, 13:48
Forum: Spotting Asia & Middle East
Topic: Ovda AFB (LLOV) 2021
Replies: 2
Views: 339

Re: Ovda AFB (LLOV) 2021

As predicted a number of former Ramat David based F-16C Block 30s have arrived at Ovda for storage/disposal. 21 aircraft were logged last month (westerly row, NNE-SSW): 333/all 117Sqn unless noted (this one amongst the As & Bs), 388/110, 376/110, 373/115, 324, 329 no tail, 363/115, 321, 386, 389, 34...
by Starman
14 Sep 2021, 16:11
Forum: Military Aviation News
Topic: Blue Flag '21
Replies: 0
Views: 523

Blue Flag '21

The biennial Blue Flag exercise is scheduled to take place at Ovda AFB from approx. 10th - 22nd October with a media day on Wednesday 20th. Seven nations are listed as participating, there may though, as in the past, be another who may or may not be present depending on where the report is published...
by Starman
13 Sep 2021, 18:58
Forum: Spotting Rest of Europe
Topic: TLP 2021-3 & TLP 2021-4
Replies: 16
Views: 1840

Re: TLP 2021-3 & TLP 2021-4

Not surprisingly Hungarian Falcon 606 visited Albacete on 09 Sept whilst Lw A400M 54+08 was there today, Monday (serials etc from a well known tracking site)
by Starman
18 Aug 2021, 15:52
Forum: Spotting Asia & Middle East
Topic: Ovda AFB (LLOV) 2021
Replies: 2
Views: 339

Ovda AFB (LLOV) 2021

Arriving as we speak (14Z) GAF A400 showing as GAF676/54+08. Bit early for Blue Flag (starts mid-October) "can we have our Fougas back" perhaps (old Dutch joke, sort of)
by Starman
10 Aug 2021, 15:35
Forum: Spotting Rest of the World
Topic: Diego Garcia NAF (FJDG) 2021 MIL
Replies: 3
Views: 456

Re: Diego Garcia NAF (FJDG) 2021 MIL

ZZ343 headed out that way earlier
by Starman
21 Jul 2021, 11:13
Forum: Spotting Germany
Topic: Wunstorf 2021
Replies: 63
Views: 7280

Re: Wunstorf 2021

Visiting LLOV (Ovda) today, 21st, is GAF187 A400M 54+06, stayed about 2 hours
by Starman
20 Jul 2021, 12:23
Forum: Spotting Rest of Europe
Topic: Souda Bay 2021 - MIL
Replies: 32
Views: 3350

Re: Souda Bay 2021 - MIL

Dxxn sticky keyboard! C-130H 751 visited this morning before the usual Viper scramble, & HKY678 (allegedly 06-8611) just held short while seven more/equally anonymous Vipers blasted out. Noted on deck this afternoon were the two EP-3Es marked 325 & 410 respectively, the RC-135, six SC F-16s (reporte...
by Starman
19 Jul 2021, 19:40
Forum: Spotting Rest of Europe
Topic: Souda Bay 2021 - MIL
Replies: 32
Views: 3350

Re: Souda Bay 2021 - MIL

RC-135V 63-9792/OF roared off at 07.30 this morning (as RESET11).
Somewhat later the 115th CW Vipers flew in reasonable but unreadable numbers.
by Starman
18 Jul 2021, 22:43
Forum: Spotting Rest of Europe
Topic: Souda Bay 2021 - MIL
Replies: 32
Views: 3350

Re: Souda Bay 2021 - MIL

Sunday 18th, had to do some tourist stuff but was woken early by an Aries which those jolly nice chaps at FR24 informed me was 160410.
by Starman
18 Jul 2021, 08:30
Forum: Spotting Rest of Europe
Topic: Souda Bay 2021 - MIL
Replies: 32
Views: 3350

Re: Souda Bay 2021 - MIL

Saturday 17th saw a visit from OTIS 85 identified elsewhere as USMC KC-130J 168071.