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Sunday 20 September 2020 
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SIS Summary

In this summary you can find (new & updated) outlooks for the following months and events::

September 2020 4 Port Visits   Manual
October 2020 2 Military Events   Credits
November 2020   Political Events 3  
December 2020   Addition 13

Bankholidays

Year 2021        
         
         
         
         
         
         
 
OUTLOOK
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Movements & exercises                                                                                                                                                                                                        

Until Location Aircraft type Force Remarks
Fr 25-09 Graf Ignatievo, BG various various exercise Thracian Viper 2020
Lakenheath, UK 16x F-16C USAF 510th FW 'AV'  tdy
  Zaragoza, E unknown transport a/c unknown exercise ETAP-C 2020-1
end-10 Malbork, PL 5x F-16AM PortAF tdy NATO Air Policing
end-12 Mihail Kogalniceanu, RO 6x CF-188 CAF tdy NATO Air Policing
unkn Lask, PL 18x F-16C/D USAF 480th FS 'SP'  tdy Aviation Detachment Rotation 20.4
Fairford, UK 6x B-52H USAF 5th BW 'MT'  deployment
    Marham, UK 10x F-35B USMC VMFA-211 'CF' deployment

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  September 2020
Movements                                                                                                                                                                                                                              
D Date a/d Location Aircraft type Force Remarks
Fr 25-09 dep Lakenheath, UK 16x F-16C USAF 510th FW 'AV'
Exercises                                                                                                                                                                                                                                
D Date st/e Location Participants Force Exercise
Mo 21-09 start Albacete, E unknown unknown exercise TLP 2020-3  flying operations
start United Kingdom various fighters RAF exercise Typhoon Warrior
start Scotland various various exercise Joint Warrior 2020-2
Fr 25-09 end Graf Ignatievo, BG various various exercise Thracian Viper 2020
end Zaragoza, E unknown transport a/c unknown exercise ETAP-C 2020-1
Mo 28-09 start Finland various (60x) various exercise Ruska 20

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  October 2020
Movements                                                                                                                                                                                                                              
D Date a/d Location Aircraft type Force Remarks
Mo 05-10 arr Geilenkirchen, D 2x KC-135 USAF 108thARW  NJ ANG
Fr 16-10 dep Geilenkirchen, D 2x KC-135 USAF 108thARW  NJ ANG
Mo 26-10 arr Geilenkirchen, D 2x KC-135 USAF 151stARW  UT ANG
Exercises                                                                                                                                                                                                                                
D Date st/e Location Participants Force Exercise
 . . -10 start Marham, UK + F-35B USMC exercise Crimson Flag
Th 01-10 end United Kingdom various fighters RAF exercise Typhoon Warrior
Fr 02-10 end Albacete, E unknown unknown exercise TLP 2020-3
Tu 06-10 end Finland various (60x) various exercise Ruska 20
Th 15-10 end Scotland various various exercise Joint Warrior 2020-2
Sa 17-10 start Zaragoza?, E tanker a/c unknown exercise EART 2020
Fr 30-10 end Zaragoza?, E tanker a/c unknown exercise EART 2020
end-10 end Malbork, PL 5x F-16AM PortAF tdy NATO Air Policing

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  November 2020
Movements                                                                                                                                                                                                                              
D Date a/d Location Aircraft type Force Remarks
Fr 06-11 dep Geilenkirchen, D 2x KC-135 USAF 151stARW  UT ANG
Mo 09-11 arr Geilenkirchen, D 2x KC-135 USAF 121stARW  OH ANG
Fr 20-11 dep Geilenkirchen, D 2x KC-135 USAF 121stARW  OH ANG
Mo 30-11 arr Geilenkirchen, D 2x KC-135 USAF 185thARW  IA ANG
Exercises                                                                                                                                                                                                                                
D Date st/e Location Participants Force Exercise
Mo 16-11 start Albacete, E unknown unknown exercise TLP 2020-4  flying operations
Mo 09-11 start Leeming?, UK + FA-18C/D SwissAF exercise Yorknight 2020
Fr 20-11 end Leeming?, UK + FA-18C/D SwissAF exercise Yorknight 2020
Fr 27-11 end Albacete, E unknown unknown exercise TLP 2020-4

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  December 2020
Movements                                                                                                                                                                                                                              
D Date a/d Location Aircraft type Force Remarks
Fr 18-12 dep Geilenkirchen, D 2x KC-135 USAF 185thARW  IA ANG
 end-12 end Mihail Kogalniceanu, RO 6x CF-188 CAF tdy NATO Air Policing
Exercises                                                                                                                                                                                                                                
D Date st/e Location Participants Force Exercise

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  Year 2021
Movements                                                                                                                                                                                                                              
D Date a/d Location Aircraft type Force Remarks
Tu 12-01 start Germany unknown * USAF exercise Allied Spirit 21
Sa 06-02 end Germany unknown * USAF exercise Allied Spirit 21
Su 02-05 start Beja, P various various NATO Tiger Meet 2021
Fr 14-05 end Beja, P various various NATO Tiger Meet 2021
end-04 end Amari, EST 4x EF2000 GAF tdy Baltic Air Policing
end Siauliai, LT 4x F-2000 ItAF tdy Baltic Air Policing
 . .-09 start Kleine Brogel, B unknown unknown 60th anniversary NATO Tiger Meet
           

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PORT VISITS
             
Foreign Port Visits in Europe
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  

D

Date

a/d

Sea port

On board?

Force

Ship name

 
The complete port visits list can be found on: Warships Port Visits Seawaves Magazine.
For more information about all the worlds navies, go to: World Navies Today.

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EVENTS SUMMARY
             
Military aviation related events & activities in Europe
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  
Start End Location Remarks
 
 

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Political events and visits in Europe
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  
Start End Location Remarks
21-09 21-09 Brussels, B visit Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Finland
Brussels, B visit Minister of Europe and Foreign Affairs of the French Republic
Brussels, B visit Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Poland
24-09 24-09 Eindhoven, NL 10th anniversary EATC (official event)
25-09 25-09 Eindhoven, NL EATC change of Command ceremony

for the EU Meetings take a look at the European Union Meeting Calender

 

ADDITION
 

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 exercise Thracian Viper 2020
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 
Start/End Location Aircraft Type Force
14-09/25-09 Graf Ignatievo, BG + L-39ZA BulgAF UAGr
+ MiG-29A/UB BulgAF 3.IAB
+ CF-188 CAF
+ F-16C HAF
+ F-16AM RomAF Esc53
+ MiG-21 Lancer-C RomAF Esc861
+ F-16C/D USAF 555th FS 'AV'
 

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 exercise Joint Warrior 2020-2
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 
Start/End Location Aircraft Type Force
21-09/15-10 Marham, UK + F-35B USMC VFMA-211
 

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 exercise Ruska 20
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 
Start/End Location Aircraft Type Force
28-09/06-10 Rovaniemi, FIN + FA-18C/D FinnAF
+ JAS39C/D RSwedAF
Jyväskylä, Oulu, Kajaani and Halli, FIN various FinnAF
Lulea, S + JAS39C/D RSwedAF
1x S100B RSwedAF
02-10/06-10 also Kuopio, Seinäjoki, Kokkola- various FinnAF/Ar
Pietarsaari, Vaasa, Pudasjärvi and
Kuusamo, FIN
 

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MANUAL

ABBREVIATIONS:
A
Austria
LX
Luxembourg
B
Belgium
IS
Iceland
AL
Albania
LT
Lithuania
BIH
Bosnia Herzegovina
LV
Latvia
BG
Bulgaria
MA
Malta
BY
Belarus
MD
Moldavia
CH
Switzerland
MC
Monaco
CY
Cyprus
N
Norway
CZ
Czechia
MK
Macedonia
D
Germany
NL
Netherlands
DK
Denmark
P
Portugal
E
Spain
PL
Poland
EST
Estonia
RO
Romania
F
France
RUS
Russia
FIN
Finland
S
Sweden
GE
Georgia
SK
Slovakia
GR
Greece
SLO
Slovenia
H
Hungary
TR
Turkey
HR
Croatia
UA
Ukraine
IL
Israel
UK
United Kingdom
IRL
Ireland
YU
Serbia

+   multiple aircraft
* amongst others
> from (date)
arr arrival
dep departure
rtb returning to base
t/go touch and go
tdy temporary duty
tbc to be confirmed
tbd to be determined
AM in the morning
PfP Partnership for Peace
PM in the afternoon
PM+ in the evening
TLP Tactical Leadership Program
TSP Theater Security Package
AAR Air to Air Refuellling Training
APROC Air Personnel Recovery Operatives Course
COMAO Combined Air Operations
CQWI Combined Qualified Weapons Instructor
CJPRSC Combined Joint Personel Recovery Standardization Course
OPEVAL Operational Evaluation
DACT Dissimilar Air Combat Training
EART European Air Refuelling Training
EATT European Air Transport Training
EAATTC European Air Advanced Tactics Training Course
MART Multinational Aircraft Recovery Training
TACEVAL Tactical Evaluation
THPU Tactical Helicopter Procedures Update
 

more abbreviations at  Scramble Wiki  

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CREDITS

and many thanks to all the people who provide useful information !
 

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