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by Custard Gannet
16 Feb 2017, 13:49
Forum: Aviation Photo Forum
Topic: Taiwan Nov 2016
Replies: 13
Views: 3641

Re: Taiwan Nov 2016

Very nice selection & great to see the S-2 still on the go !!!
Late October .. Mr Starman ??

CG
by Custard Gannet
05 Mar 2015, 12:42
Forum: Spotting Germany
Topic: Illesheim 2015
Replies: 22
Views: 6091

Re: Illesheim 2015

Hi
Thanks for replies , we will give it a look on Sunday .
Not @ the best time of day unfortunately, as we have to be in position Monday morning.

Will post

Cheers
CG

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by Custard Gannet
05 Mar 2015, 11:41
Forum: Spotting Germany
Topic: Illesheim 2015
Replies: 22
Views: 6091

Re: Illesheim 2015

Hi
Anybody have any idea , if these ( based at the moment )are the old D's returned or new different D's or indeed the new E version that supposed to be delivered sometime soon !??

Zeiss / Kowa & Leica are ok too !!

Cheers
CG

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by Custard Gannet
02 Mar 2015, 21:48
Forum: Tattle Lounge
Topic: Three British plane spotters have been arrested in the UAE
Replies: 20
Views: 6506

Re: Three British plane spotters have been arrested in the U

Unfortunately it's a occupational hazard !!

CG

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by Custard Gannet
29 Oct 2014, 19:20
Forum: Vintage, warbirds and wrecks & relics
Topic: 3x Mi-8 Ramnicu Sarat unknown
Replies: 2
Views: 1045

Re: 3x Mi-8 Ramnicu Sarat unknown

Hi Maarten

Noted 6/2012 Mi-8 » 717/719/724/727
Noted 6/2014 Mi-8 » 719/724 + 1 .. Very faded serial

Regards
CG

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by Custard Gannet
04 Jul 2014, 13:26
Forum: Airshow news!
Topic: Cartouche Doré at St.Dizier 5 Oct 2014
Replies: 1
Views: 1264

Re: Cartouche Doré at St.Dizier and Pau

Hi The saint dizier event is to celebrate the 100 years of the 1st combat air victory !! Quote ...... An aerial demonstration by invitation will be held in Saint-Dizier 5 oct afternoon, followed the next day by a symposium on the theme of combat aviation in the presence of fighter pilots in many cou...
by Custard Gannet
25 Jun 2014, 09:49
Forum: Tattle Lounge
Topic: Air force day 20/21 June 2014 RNLAF - chit chat
Replies: 127
Views: 29742

Re: Air force day 20/21 June 2014 RNLAF - chit chat

Hey As somebody who has not attended a dutch show for many years Can I say how much I enjoyed this particular event. A nice evening spent in Arnhem on the thursday, with many beautiful blonde dutch women in and around the town square watching England gloriously losing to Uruguay. No swearing or bott...
by Custard Gannet
11 Jun 2014, 00:33
Forum: Spotting Rest of Europe
Topic: Buochs (Stans) (LSMU) - 2014 MIL
Replies: 132
Views: 46783

Re: Buochs (Stans) (LSMU) - 2014 MIL

Well Charles
The question was how these module numbers tie in with the serial batch.

CG
by Custard Gannet
10 Jun 2014, 23:10
Forum: Spotting Rest of Europe
Topic: Buochs (Stans) (LSMU) - 2014 MIL
Replies: 132
Views: 46783

Re: Buochs (Stans) (LSMU) - 2014 MIL

Many thanks

CG

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by Custard Gannet
10 Jun 2014, 21:06
Forum: Spotting Rest of Europe
Topic: Buochs (Stans) (LSMU) - 2014 MIL
Replies: 132
Views: 46783

Re: Buochs (Stans) (LSMU) - 2014 MIL

Hi Seen on 15/4/14 were Otherside: pc-7 mk2 assembly hangar PC-7Mk.II LNBN140 PC-7Mk.II LNBN141 PC-7Mk.II LNBN142 PC-7Mk.II LNBN143 PC-7Mk.II LNBN144 Any ideas on how these module numbers tie in with the serial batch ?, As P141-143 were seen on the same day. Thanks for any clarity CG [ Post made via...
by Custard Gannet
10 Jun 2014, 17:51
Forum: Spotting Rest of Europe
Topic: Buochs (Stans) (LSMU) - 2014 MIL
Replies: 132
Views: 46783

Re: Buochs (Stans) (LSMU) - 2014 MIL

Hi Now that we have had saudis 905-910 delivered , could anyone be so kind to inform wether the wooden hangar has been cleared to make some room , or 911-922 examples have started to replace them . I am aware 917 & 918 were in the hangar a few weeks ago. Many thanks CG [ Post made via Mobile Device ]
by Custard Gannet
06 Jun 2014, 03:49
Forum: Spotting Rest of Europe
Topic: Grosseto (LIRS) - 2014
Replies: 24
Views: 7759

Re: Grosseto (LIRS) - 2014

Hi No problem. There are a couple of decent cheap hotels in the town ( the Appenine ... Is one ). We usually pitch up there about 8 in the evening , check the boxes for any activity then have a few birras in the town . Next day go to the base about 8-8:30 and dodge the carabinieri for a couple of ho...
by Custard Gannet
04 Jun 2014, 22:24
Forum: Spotting Rest of Europe
Topic: Grosseto (LIRS) - 2014
Replies: 24
Views: 7759

Re: Grosseto (LIRS) - 2014

No activity between 10:00 - 14:00 !! Oldschool , that's just oldschool spotting !! Some you win some you lose !! Keep on trying , as the last guy said possibly they could be night flying If so (and you have a decent scope ) you can read off the typhoons in the box shelters when open ( and hangar thr...
by Custard Gannet
17 May 2014, 23:50
Forum: Spangdahlem
Topic: ETAD 16-05-2014
Replies: 23
Views: 5396

Re: ETAD 16-05-2014

Good evening I would say if you want to see these aircraft just go along and have a look , most of the spotters who use this forum live within 3 hours of Spang , take a chance live in the spirit of the 80s spotters. Anybody tell me if they will be flying 2pm wednesday next week ?(Joking). CG [ Post ...
by Custard Gannet
27 Mar 2014, 01:02
Forum: Military Aviation News
Topic: Exercise Green shield 2014 @ Nancy-Ochey..
Replies: 83
Views: 24289

Re: Exercise Green shield 2014 @ Nancy-Ochey..

Hi
There's a rumor on a German forum saying they maybe arriving on wednesday the 2nd , a couple of days of working with the local units/ weekend then the exercise.

Sounds plausible !

CG

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