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by JPS
01 Jan 2022, 10:02
Forum: Spotting Netherlands
Topic: Operational Dutch F-16's
Replies: 194
Views: 50947

Re: Operational Dutch F-16's

Happy New Year and again thanks for the updates. The last month of 2021 was quiet with the exception of some small updates on markings. Please find below the December 2021 list with the updates in red: Tucson 148FS (5 x F-16AM + 5 x F-16BM): J-004 AZ F-16AM 148th FS full color Tucson tailband, toned...
by JPS
05 Dec 2021, 10:28
Forum: Spotting Netherlands
Topic: Operational Dutch F-16's
Replies: 194
Views: 50947

Re: Operational Dutch F-16's

J-008 in maintenance at LCW Woensdrecht since 18 November 2021.
by JPS
02 Dec 2021, 21:08
Forum: Spotting Netherlands
Topic: Operational Dutch F-16's
Replies: 194
Views: 50947

Re: Operational Dutch F-16's

Many thanks for the updates. The painters on Volkel have been quite busy this month applying 312sq badges. In addition the J-197 received a nice tail commemorating the 70th anniversary of 312sq. The last operational F-16 with 323sq badge, J-144, received also a 312sq badge which ended a period of op...
by JPS
13 Nov 2021, 10:45
Forum: Spotting Netherlands
Topic: Operational Dutch F-16's
Replies: 194
Views: 50947

Re: Operational Dutch F-16's

The following 312sq F-16's departed from Volkel on 12 November 2021 for a two week deployment to Gioia Del Colle, they are expected back on 26 November 2021:

J-005
J-014
J-062
J-063
J-136
J-197
J-368
J-509
J-512
J-515
J-644
by JPS
30 Oct 2021, 16:02
Forum: Spotting Netherlands
Topic: Operational Dutch F-16's
Replies: 194
Views: 50947

Re: Operational Dutch F-16's

Thank you for the updates Two F-16's made their last flight this month leaving 45 remaining operational airframes. The J-871 flew its last operational mission from Volkel on October 1st. Dual J-882 was ferried from Woensdrecht to Volkel on October 12th and withdrawn from use. The J-005 and J-516 ret...
by JPS
27 Oct 2021, 10:16
Forum: Rotterdam-The Hague
Topic: EHRD 27-10-2021 MIL
Replies: 3
Views: 698

Re: EHRD 27-10-2021 MIL

Thx niekkie for the heads up!

14+04 visual, parked in front of Jetcenter.
by JPS
15 Oct 2021, 15:08
Forum: Volkel
Topic: EHVK 15-10-2021
Replies: 2
Views: 544

Re: EHVK 15-10-2021

matrix wrote: 15 Oct 2021, 14:49 Ads-b error! Registration is J-136 😉
It is not an ads-b error, but I suspect switching of transponders by SABCA. As the J-508 returned in June 2021 from SABCA with the transponder of the J-136.
by JPS
13 Oct 2021, 07:05
Forum: Spotting Netherlands
Topic: Operational Dutch F-16's
Replies: 194
Views: 50947

Re: Operational Dutch F-16's

Thx for the update Werner, apparently the J-882 is now wfu on Volkel.
by JPS
11 Oct 2021, 12:39
Forum: Spangdahlem
Topic: ETAD 11-10-2021
Replies: 3
Views: 927

Re: ETAD 11-10-2021

Two B-1’s are expected to visit ETAD today.

They took of around 8:30 CET from Fairford with callsign ‘STORK’ for a mission in Europe, after the mission they are supposed to land on Spangdahlem.
by JPS
08 Oct 2021, 22:57
Forum: Eindhoven
Topic: EHEH 09-10-2021 MIL
Replies: 2
Views: 1002

Re: EHEH 09-10-2021 MIL

CFC4154 departed Ottawa 22:50 CET towards the East, 15002 according to adsb. Could be the one going to Eindhoven.
by JPS
03 Oct 2021, 18:20
Forum: Spotting Netherlands
Topic: Operational Dutch F-16's
Replies: 194
Views: 50947

Re: Operational Dutch F-16's

wweasel wrote: 03 Oct 2021, 18:04 The 148 FS Dutch F-16's are sold and will stay in de USA for agressor training.
Thx for confirming wweasel!
by JPS
03 Oct 2021, 14:44
Forum: Spotting Netherlands
Topic: Operational Dutch F-16's
Replies: 194
Views: 50947

Re: Operational Dutch F-16's

148FS announced that in July 2022 the Klu detachment on Tucson will be terminated. Some sources claim that the 148FS F-16's will be scrapped in the US because transfer costs back to the Netherlands would be too high. However over the past year, 6 out of 10 F-16's of 148FS have been repainted, which ...
by JPS
30 Sep 2021, 20:24
Forum: Spotting Netherlands
Topic: Operational Dutch F-16's
Replies: 194
Views: 50947

Re: Operational Dutch F-16's

Thank you for the contributions. The amount of remaining operational F-16's was reduced to 47 with the withdrawal from use of the J-628. It was last noted flying a local mission on Volkel on July 26, 2021. The J-013 and J-060 returned from maintenance to Volkel from Woensdrecht. In the US another F-...
by JPS
30 Sep 2021, 12:47
Forum: Rotterdam-The Hague
Topic: EHRD 30-09-2021 MIL
Replies: 4
Views: 921

Re: EHRD 30-09-2021 MIL

281 visual, nicely positioned on the platform