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by Dutchmil
06 Jun 2021, 11:35
Forum: Military Aviation News
Topic: F-35 Lightning II developments
Replies: 1894
Views: 580060

Re: F-35 Lightning II developments

tally wrote: 06 Jun 2021, 05:14 AF-278, 18-5450/AK, delivered to Eielson as Huron 51 today, June 5, 2020.
Tanker support was Cathay 01, a KC-135 63-8874 from Fairchild. Unusual callsign.
Thanks, tanker was CAFE 01. Coronet North callsign.

René.
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by Dutchmil
12 May 2021, 21:55
Forum: Military Aviation News
Topic: F-35 Lightning II developments
Replies: 1894
Views: 580060

Re: F-35 Lightning II developments

Another delivery flight to Eielson this evening, ADOBE 01 (62-3534 KIAB - PAEI) with ZESTY 51/52.

René.
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by Dutchmil
24 Apr 2021, 23:22
Forum: Japan
Topic: United Stated Marine Corps Unit Deployment Program (UDP)
Replies: 157
Views: 57465

Re: United Stated Marine Corps Unit Deployment Program (UDP)

The VAQ-135 Growlers returned from their WestPac deployment to Whidbey Island NAS yesterday, 23 April 2021. They departed from Honolulu as DORY 61-63 and DORY 71-72 with supporting tankers FIST13 (62-3569) and FIST14 (79-1950). They were under Coronet West 455, this was their clearance: https://tiny...
by Dutchmil
15 Apr 2021, 23:29
Forum: Japan
Topic: United Stated Marine Corps Unit Deployment Program (UDP)
Replies: 157
Views: 57465

Re: United Stated Marine Corps Unit Deployment Program (UDP)

The VAQ-132 Growlers arrived at Misawa today from Andersen AFB as DORY 41-45.
Supporting KC-10A FIST 91 (85-0029) arrived at Yokota airbase.

René.
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by Dutchmil
13 Apr 2021, 00:49
Forum: Japan
Topic: United Stated Marine Corps Unit Deployment Program (UDP)
Replies: 157
Views: 57465

Re: United Stated Marine Corps Unit Deployment Program (UDP)

Five Growlers departed from Honolulu this evening as DORY 41- 45 to Andersen AFB with KC-10A FIST 91 (85-0029).
Supporting KC-135R FIST 92 (58-0027) from and to PHNL. They should be departing to Japan tomorrow.


René.
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by Dutchmil
30 Mar 2021, 02:41
Forum: Military Aviation News
Topic: F-35 Lightning II developments
Replies: 1894
Views: 580060

Re: F-35 Lightning II developments

The ROKAF F-35s departed this evening from Honolulu to Guam as ZESTY 91-94 with KC-10A ADOBE 46 (84-0191).

Soundclip with their clearance: https://t.co/x1F9T9pj8E

René.
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by Dutchmil
16 Mar 2021, 21:55
Forum: Japan
Topic: United Stated Marine Corps Unit Deployment Program (UDP)
Replies: 157
Views: 57465

Re: United Stated Marine Corps Unit Deployment Program (UDP)

Probably the final F/A-18 Hornet UDP deployment to Japan, VMFA-232 with ten aircraft to Iwakuni MCAS. RUMMY 61 (17-46031) and RUMMY 62 (16-46022) departed Wednesday March 10 from Travis AFB to Honolulu. They joined with CUBE 11-18 out of Miramar, while airspares CUBE 17 and 18 returned later to Mira...
by Dutchmil
31 Jan 2021, 22:44
Forum: Spotting Canada & USA
Topic: Valley Thunder Fresno,CA 1 febr- 12 febr
Replies: 1
Views: 421

Re: Valley Thunder Fresno,CA 1 febr- 12 febr

308FS and 310FS from Luke are taking part.

RH.
by Dutchmil
20 Dec 2020, 16:45
Forum: Japan
Topic: United Stated Marine Corps Unit Deployment Program (UDP)
Replies: 157
Views: 57465

Re: United Stated Marine Corps Unit Deployment Program (UDP)

Two more F-35 arrived at Iwakuni today as EMCEE 63 flight with KC-10A VINYL 36 (87-0119) going to Yokoya.
BuNos via https://twitter.com/miejapan4 : 169688 and 169690. Soundclip: https://tinyurl.com/ybw58t2y

René.
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by Dutchmil
22 Nov 2020, 22:35
Forum: Japan
Topic: United Stated Marine Corps Unit Deployment Program (UDP)
Replies: 157
Views: 57465

Re: United Stated Marine Corps Unit Deployment Program (UDP)

Good evening,

Three F-35s arrived today at Iwakuni as EMCEE 71-73 from Alaska.
Supporting KC-10 VINYL 22 (84-0191) arrived at Yokota from Eielson.

René
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by Dutchmil
06 Nov 2020, 00:28
Forum: Spotting Canada & USA
Topic: Hickam AFB (PHIK) 2020 MIL
Replies: 15
Views: 4637

Re: Hickam AFB (PHIK) 2020 MIL

Le Addeur noir wrote: 05 Nov 2020, 16:42 Point of departure for the F-22As was KLFI-Langley AFB, VA. Coronet West 422.
Thanks, JEST 43 and probably JEST 44 diverted to Nellis AFB.

René.
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by Dutchmil
05 Nov 2020, 01:07
Forum: Spotting Canada & USA
Topic: Hickam AFB (PHIK) 2020 MIL
Replies: 15
Views: 4637

Re: Hickam AFB (PHIK) 2020 MIL

Good morning,

Ten F-22's arrived tonight from CONUS as JEST 31, 41 and JEST 51 flight.
Supporting tankers were RUMMY 81 (62-3558), RUMMY 91 (58-0092) and RUMMY 01 (57-1499).

René.
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by Dutchmil
03 Nov 2020, 23:52
Forum: Spotting Canada & USA
Topic: Hickam AFB (PHIK) 2020 MIL
Replies: 15
Views: 4637

Re: Hickam AFB (PHIK) 2020 MIL

Good evening, Several RAAF F-35s arrived this morning from Luke AFB as ASY1035, ASY1016 and ASY1018 flight. Supporting KC-30s were ASY643 (A39-005), ASY644 (A39-002) and ASY645 (A39-001). Two C-17s arrived aswell as ASY642 (A41-209) and ASY647 (A41-211). Soundclip of the first cell: https://tinyurl....
by Dutchmil
31 Oct 2020, 21:30
Forum: Japan
Topic: United Stated Marine Corps Unit Deployment Program (UDP)
Replies: 157
Views: 57465

Re: United Stated Marine Corps Unit Deployment Program (UDP)

Good evening,

Ten F-35s arrived at Elmendorf AFB this morning as EMCEE 61-64, EMCEE 71-74 and EMCEE 81-82.
They are probably enroute to Japan.

René.