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SIS-bulletin for Europe in a brief summary                                           volume 19

SIS-Summary 879
Sunday 26 May 2019
 21.20 hrs


SIS Summary

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

May 2019 1 Port Visits   Manual
June 2019 1 Military Events 6 Credits
July 2019   Political Events    
August 2019   Addition 48

Bankholidays

September 2019        
October 2019        
November 2019        
December 2019        
         
         
         
 
OUTLOOK
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Movements & exercises                                                                                                                                                                                                        

Until Location Aircraft type Force Remarks
Fr 31-05 Italy unknown unknown exercise Joint Stars
  Namest, CZ various various exercise Dark Blade 2019 
  Tanagra, GR 10x Hawk T1 RAF exercise Springhawk (Red Arrows pre-show training)
We 05-06 Finland, Norway, Sweden various various exercise Arctic Challenge 2019
Fr 07-06   Croatia, Italy, Slovenia various various exercise Immediate Response 19
wk 29   Nörvenich, D 12x Tornado IDS GAF TLG33  tdy due to runway repairs at Büchel
Mo 22-07   Campia Turzii, RO 12x F-16C/D USAF 301stFW 457thFS 'TX'  AFRC  TSP deployment
end-08   Amari, EST 4x Typhoon RAF 11sq  tdy Baltic Air Policing
  Mihail Kogalniceanu, RO 4x EF2000 ItAF tdy Air Policing
    Šiauliai, LT 6x JAS39 HungAF tdy Baltic Air Policing
    Šiauliai, LT 5x EF-18M SpAF Ala12  tdy Baltic Air Policing
Fr 14-11   Leeuwarden, NL + F-16 B, DK, NL, P FWIT 2019 course
?? Aviano, I 12x F-35A USAF 421stFS 'HL'   TSP deployment

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  May 2019
Movements                                                                                                                                                                                                                              
D Date a/d Location Aircraft type Force Remarks
Mo 27-05 a/d Ramstein, D + EF-18M SpAF 1100h/ - -  fuelstop
Exercises                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   
D Date st/e Location Participants Force Exercise
Mo 27-05 start Albacete, E various various exercise TLP 2019-2
start Cazaux, F + Mirage 2000D FAF EC003  tdy DACT
start Poland unknown unknown exercise Eagle Talon
We 29-05 start Aviano, I & Ramstein, D various various exercise Astral Knight 2019 
Fr 31-05 end Italy unknown unknown exercise Joint Stars
end Namest, CZ various various exercise Dark Blade 2019 
end Tanagra, GR 10x Hawk T1 RAF exercise Springhawk (Red Arrows pre-show training)

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  June 2019
Movements                                                                                                                                                                                                                              
D Date a/d Location Aircraft type Force Remarks
Mo 24-06 arr Leeming, UK + Alpha Jet E FAF EE03.008  deployment
 . . -06 a/d Leeuwarden, NL 4x F-35A USAF 421stFS 'HL'  joining the FWIT course
Exercises                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   
D Date st/e Location Participants Force Exercise
Sa 01-06 start Denmark unknown unknown exercise Saber Knight 2019
Mo 03-06 start Bulgaria, Hungary, Romania various various exercise Saber Guardian 2019
start Slovenia unknown SlovenAF exercise Adriatic Strike 2019
We 05-06 end Finland, Norway, Sweden various various exercise Arctic Challenge 2019
start Krivolak, MK various NMacedAr,US exercise Decisive Strike 2019
Fr 07-06 end Cazaux, F + Mirage 2000D FAF EC003  tdy DACT
Sa 08-06 end Slovenia unknown SlovenAF exercise Adriatic Strike 2019
Su 09-06 start Baltic States, Poland 40x a/c unknown exercise Baltops 2019
start Poland unknown unknown exercise Eagle Talon 19
Mo 10-06 end Aviano, I & Ramstein, D various various exercise Astral Knight 2019 
Tu 11-06 start Bulgaria, Croatia, Romania various various exercise Swift Response 2019
We 12-06 end Poland unknown unknown exercise Eagle Talon 19
Fr 14-06 end Albacete, E various various exercise TLP 2019-2
Sa 15-06 end Croatia, Hungary, Slovenia various various exercise Immediate Response 19
Su 16-06 end Denmark unknown unknown exercise Saber Knight 2019
Mo 17-06 start Zaragoza, E various various exercise ETAP-T
Sa 22-06 end Baltic States, Poland 40x a/c unknown exercise Baltops 2019
Mo 24-06 end Bulgaria, Hungary, Romania various various exercise Sabe Guardian 2019
end Bulgaria, Croatia, Romania various various exercise Swift Response 2019
start St Mawgan, UK unknown unknown exercise MART 2019
Fr 28-06 end St Mawgan, UK unknown unknown exercise MART 2019
end Zaragoza, E various various exercise ETAP-T
 . . -06 start Lakenheath, UK + F-35A USAF 388thFW 'HL'  deployment

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  July 2019
Movements                                                                                                                                                                                                                              
D Date a/d Location Aircraft type Force Remarks
Fr 05-07 dep Leeming, UK + Alpha Jet E FAF EE03.008
Exercises                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   
D Date st/e Location Participants Force Exercise
Mo 01-07 start Norway unknown ASW a/c unknown exercise Dynamic Mongoose 19
Th 10-07 end Krivolak, MK various NMacedAr,US exercise Decisive Strike 2019
Fr 11-07 end Norway unknown ASW a/c unknown exercise Dynamic Mongoose 19
Mo 22-07 end Campia Turzii, RO 12x F-16C/D USAF 301stFW 457thFS 'TX'  Texas ANG  TSP deployment
wk 29 end Nörvenich, D 12x Tornado IDS GAF TLG33  tdy due to runway repairs at Büchel

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 August 2019
Movements                                                                                                                                                                                                                              
D Date a/d Location Aircraft type Force Remarks
Mo 26-08 arr Payerne, CH unknown FAF deployment
Fr 30-08 dep Payerne, CH unknown FAF
Exercises                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   
D Date st/e Location Participants Force Exercise
We 28-08 start Czechia unknown unknown exercise Ample Strike 19
end Mihail Kogalniceanu, RO 4x EF2000 ItAF tdy Air Policing
 . . -08 end Amari, EST 4x Typhoon RAF 11sq  tdy Baltic Air Policing
start France unknown FAF/IndianAF exercise Garuda 2019
end Šiauliai, LT 6x JAS39 HungAF tdy Baltic Air Policing
end Šiauliai, LT 5x EF-18M SpAF Ala12  tdy Baltic Air Policing

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  September 2019
Movements                                                                                                                                                                                                                              
D Date a/d Location Aircraft type Force Remarks
Exercises                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   
D Date st/e Location Participants Force Exercise
Mo 02-09 start United Kingdom various various exercise Cobra Warrior
Sa 07-09 start Germany unknown unknown exercise Northern Coasts 2019
Mo 09-09 start Slovakia unknown unknown exercise Toxic Valley 19
start Zaragoza, E unknown unknown exercise ETAP-C 19-4
Mo 16-09 start Albacete, E unknown unknown exercise TLP 2019-3
Tu 17-09 end Czechia unknown unknown exercise Ample Strike 19
We 18-09 end Germany unknown unknown exercise Northern Coasts 2019
Fr 20-09 end Zaragoza, E unknown unknown exercise ETAP-C 19-4
end United Kingdom various various exercise Cobra Warrior
Sa 21-09 end Slovakia unknown unknown exercise Toxic Valley 19
Mo 23-09 start Portugal unknown unknown exercise Real Thaw 19
 . . -09 start Amari, EST 5x JAS39 CzechAF 211tl tdy Baltic Air Policing
  start Šiauliai, LT 4x F-16 RDAF tdy Baltic Air Policing

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  October 2019
Movements                                                                                                                                                                                                                              
D Date a/d Location Aircraft type Force Remarks
Th 31-10 arr Leeuwarden, NL 2x F-35A RNLAF delivery flight NL
Exercises                                                                                                                                                                                                                                
D Date st/e Location Participants Force Exercise
Fr 04-10 end Albacete, E unknown unknown exercise TLP 2019-3
end Portugal unknown unknown exercise Real Thaw 19
Mo 07-10 start United Kingdom unknown unknown exercise Joint Warrior 19-2
Mo 14-02 start Italy unknown AAW, ASW & EW unknown exercise Mare Aperto 19-2
Th 17-10 end United Kingdom unknown unknown exercise Joint Warrior 19-2
Fr 25-10 end Italy unknown AAW, ASW & EW unknown exercise Mare Aperto 19-2
 . . -10 start Finland & Sweden unknown FinnAF/RSwedAF exercise Ruska19
start Gando, Canary Isles, E unknown unknown exercise Ocean Skies
start Gando, Canary Isles, E unknown unknown exercise Volcanex ETIP 2019

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  November 2019
Movements                                                                                                                                                                                                                              
D Date a/d Location Aircraft type Force Remarks
Exercises                                                                                                                                                                                                                                
D Date st/e Location Participants Force Exercise
Mo 04-11 start Albacete, E unknown unknown exercise TLP 2019-4
Th 14-11 end Leeuwarden, NL + F-16 B, DK, NL, P FWIT 2019 course (air-to-ground phase)
Fr 22-11 end Albacete, E unknown unknown exercise TLP 2019-4
Mo 25-11 start Leeming, UK + FA-18C/D SwissAF exercise Scotnight

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  December 2019
Movements                                                                                                                                                                                                                              
D Date a/d Location Aircraft type Force Remarks
Exercises                                                                                                                                                                                                                                
D Date st/e Location Participants Force Exercise
Fr 06-12 end Leeming, UK + FA-18C/D SwissAF exercise Scotnight
 . . -12 end Amari, EST 5x JAS39 CzechAF 211tl tdy Baltic Air Policing
  end Šiauliai, LT 4x F-16 RDAF tdy Baltic Air Policing
           

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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
05-06 05-06 Sannerville, F mass paradrops (1400) from 30+ DC-3's due to 75th anniversary D-day   (N49°10'56.75" W00°14'15.07")
07-06 07-06 Cognac, F reactivation ceremony 33th recce wing (display AS532, Rafale, MQ-9)
Payerne, CH spotter event due to flight and ground trials F-35A in week 23 & 24 (registration from 28-05 0900h) (link)
09-06 09-06 Normandie area, F formation flight of 12x C-130 USAF due to 75th anniversary D-day
13-06 13-06 Fassberg, D spottersday due to open day (15th) (link)
Schleswig-Jagel, D spottersday due to open day (15th) (link)
Volkel, NL spottersday due to open days (14th & 15th) (link for foreigners)
14-06 14-06 Nordholz, D spottersday (1600h-1900h) due to open day (15th) (link)
Orléans-Bricy, F 75th anniversary ET01.061
25-06 25-06 Payerne, CH spotter event due to flight and ground trials JAS39 in week 25 & 26 (registration from 13-06 0900h) (link)
27-06 27-06 Latina, I 50.000 flying hours SF260 event
01-07 26-07 Emmen, CH no flying activities
01-07 19-08 Meiringen, CH no flying activities
29-07 23-08 Emmen, CH tdy  FA-18C/D
01-08 21-08 Payerne, CH no flying activities
14-09 14-09 Kleine Brogel, B spottersday Sanicole Air Show (15th)
15-09 15-09 Istrana, I 80th anniversary 51°Stormo/30 years AMX
21-09 21-09 Eindhoven, NL several paradrop flights to commemorate the 75th anniversary Operation Market Garden 1944
09-10 10-10 Axalp, CH annual Air Power Demo
 
 

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Political events and visits in Europe
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  
Start End Location Remarks
04-06 05-06 The Hague, NL Global Entrepreneurship Summit (GES) in cooperation with USA

for the EU Meetings look at the European Union Meeting Calender

 

ADDITION
 

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 exercise Dark Blade 2019
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 
Start/End Location Aircraft Type Force
09-05/31-05 Namest, CZ 3x A109BA BAF
3x NH90-TTH BAF
4x L-159 CzechAF
4x Mi171 CzechAF
4x Mi-24V CzechAF
3x CH-53G GAF
3x Mi-17N HungAF
3x Mi-24D HungAF
1x W-3A PolAr
1x AS532AL SlovenAF
1x B412P SlovenAF
 

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 exercise Immediate Response 2019
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 
Start/End Location Aircraft Type Force
11-05/15-06 Aviano, I 3x C-130H USAF 165thAS/123rdAW  Kentucky ANG
Rivolto, I 6x UH-60M USAr
4x CH-47F USAr
Zagreb/Lučko, HR + Mi-171Sh CroatAF 91ZB
+ Mi-8MTV CroatAF 93ZB
Cerklje ob Krki, SLO various helicopters SlovenAF
 

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 exercise Arctic Challenge 2019
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 
Start/End Location Aircraft Type Force
20-05/05-06 Rovaniemi, FIN 1x E-3F FAF EDCA00.036
4x Mirage 20005-F FAF EC01.002
10x Rafale FAF
  1x C295M FinnAF
12x FA-18C/D FinnAF
4x NH90-TTH FinnAr
1x PC-21NG FinnAF
8x F-16MLU RDAF
8x FA-18C/D USMC VMFA-251
Bodø, N 10x EF2000 GAF TLG74
2x E-3A NATO NATO AEW&CF
1x Da20EW RNoAF 717Skv
10x F-16MLU RNoAF
8x JAS39C/D RSwedAF
10x F-15C/D USAF 104thFW  Massachusetts ANG
Ørland, N 2x Sentry AEW1 RAF 8sq
1x Voyager KC2/3 RAF
1x KC-135R USAF 108thARW
1x KC-135R USAF 155thARW
1x KC-135R USAF 185thARW
Lulea-Kallax, S 1x Hercules C4/5 RAF BN Wing
5x Typhoon FGR4 RAF 6sq
18x JAS39C/D RSwedAF
2x Hkp14 RSwedAr
12x F-16C/D USAF 169thFW  South Carolina ANG
2x A-4M civil
2x Da20EW civil Cobham
2x Da20EW civil D
Cologne-Bonn, D 1x A310MRTT GAF FBS BMVg
Eindhoven, NL 1x KDC-10 RNLAF 334sq
 

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 exercise TLP 2019-2
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 
Start/End Location Aircraft Type Force
27-05/14-06 Albacete, E F-16 HAF
F-16 PolAF
EF2000 SpAF
F-5M SpAF
F-18 SpAF
2x F-35A USAF 421stFS 'HL'

flying ops from 03-06

 

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 exercise Astral Knight 2019
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 
Start/End Location Aircraft Type Force
03-06/07-06 Aviano, I E-3C USAF  
F-15E USAF 48thFW 'LN'
+ F-16C/D USAF 31stFW 'AV'
+ F-35A USAF 388thFW 'HL'
KC-135R USAF
Amendola, I F-35A ItAF
homebase F-2000 ItAF
Zagreb/Pleso, HR MiG-21 CroatAF
 

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 exercise Saber Guardian 2019
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 
Start/End Location Aircraft Type Force
03-06/24-06 Campia Turzii, RO + F-16C/D USAF 301stFW 457thFS 'TX'  AFRC
 

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 exercise Decisive Strike 2019
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 
Start/End Location Aircraft Type Force
05-06/10-07 Campia Turzii, RO + F-16C/D USAF 301stFW 457thFS 'TX'  AFRC

 

 

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 exercise Swift Response 2019
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 
Start/End Location Aircraft Type Force
11-06/24-06 Campia Turzii, RO + F-16C/D USAF 301stFW 457thFS 'TX'  AFRC

 

 

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 spotterday Fassberg, D
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 
Start/End Location Aircraft Type Force
13-06 Fassberg, D A400M GAF LTG62
C-160D GAF LTG63
CH-53GS GAF HSG64
EF2000 GAF
Tornado GAF TLG51
NH90-TTH GAr
Tiger HAP GAr KHR36
P-3C GN MFG3
+ DC3 civil
     
 

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 spotterday Schleswig-Jagel
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 
Start/End Location Aircraft Type Force
13-06 Schleswig-Jagel, D L-159A CzechAF 212tl
2x A400M GAF LTG62
C-160D GAF LTG63
CH-53GS GAF HSG64
EF2000 GAF
H145M GAF HSG64
Tornado GAF TLG51
NH90-TTH GAr
P-3C GN MFG3
Sea King Mk41 GN MFG5
1x Sea Lynx Mk88A GN MFG5
JAS39C/D HungAF 59HRB
2x Tornado ItAF 6°St
CH-47F USAr tbc
UH-60 USAr
1x A-4N civil
14x C-47, DC3, DC4, Jü52 civil
   
 

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 spotterday Nordholz
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 
Start/End Location Aircraft Type Force
14-06 Nordholz, D A400M GAF LTG62
C-160D GAF LTG63
EF2000 GAF
Tornado GAF
1x Tiger HAP GAr KHR36
1x UH-1D GAr THR30
EC135P GN MFG5
P-3C GN MFG3
Sea King Mk41 GN MFG5
Sea Lynx Mk88A GN MFG5
P-3C/N RNoAF 333Skv
NH90-NFH unkown
A-4M civil
CM170R civil
2x DC3 civil
OV-10B civil
 

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 exercise ETAP-T
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 
Start/End Location Aircraft Type Force
17-06/28-06 Zaragoza, E 1x C-130J FAF ET02.061
 

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 spottersday KB
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 
Start/End Location Aircraft Type Force
14-09 Kleine Brogel, B 1x A109BA BAF
1x F-16AM BAF Dark Falcon
1x NH90-NFH BAF tbc
4x SF260D BAF Red Devils
6x PC-9M CroatAF Wings of Storm
JAS39 CzechAF
L-159 CzechAF
Alpha Jet E FAF
Rafale FAF
1x EC135T GAr
2x F-16C HAF Zeus demo team
Tucano T1 RAF
1x C-130J-30 RDAF Esk721
4x EA300 RJordAF Royal Jordanian Falcons
2x Wildcat HM2 RN Black Cats
1x Da20ECM RNoAF 717Skv
2x F-16MLU RNoAF
1x AS332M SwissAF
6x F-5E SwissAF Patrouille de Suisse
Su-27P UkrAF
1x B-17G USAAF c/s Sally B
   
 

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 exercise Cobra Warrior
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 
Start/End Location Aircraft Type Force
02-09/20-09 Waddington, UK unknown GAF
F-15 IDF/AF
unknown ItAF
Typhoon RAF Coningsby
 

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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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