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by joseluiscel
17 Dec 2020, 23:42
Forum: Military Aviation News
Topic: C295’s on delivery to USA
Replies: 8
Views: 935

Re: C295’s on delivery to USA

CASA988 didn't go with the others. For some reason it went first to Getafe (LEGT) and after a brief stop left for LPLA.
Wearing tempo spanish register EC-003 and taped N291LH so it can be quickly changed for next leg.
N291LH...msn 188
N292LH...msn 189
N292LH...msn 191
by joseluiscel
14 Oct 2020, 23:29
Forum: Civil Aviation News
Topic: Virgin's Millenium Falcon goes into de "Dark Side"
Replies: 0
Views: 261

Virgin's Millenium Falcon goes into de "Dark Side"

One of the best looking Virgin 747-400, G-VLIP "The Falcon" flew her last leg to Ciudad Real Airport (CQM / LERL) where she is kept in storage along with G-VGAL "Jersey Girl" and G-VROY "Pretty Woman". Now we know that the latter has been allocated by GECAS to Atlas Air for comversion to freighter a...
by joseluiscel
11 Aug 2020, 00:40
Forum: Military Aviation News
Topic: Netherlands-led NATO future Airbus A330 tanker fleet
Replies: 99
Views: 34499

Re: Netherlands-led NATO future Airbus A330 tanker fleet

T-054 taking off Getafe Rwy 23 in a hot, gray and stormy day towards Eindhoven (delivery flight)
ImageNATO (Netherlands) MRTT T-054 by José Luis Celada Euba
by joseluiscel
10 Aug 2020, 10:29
Forum: Eindhoven
Topic: EHEH 10-08-2020 MIL
Replies: 17
Views: 3592

Re: EHEH 10-08-2020 MIL

UPDATE
new ops schedule, ETD LEGT 11:00UTC ETA EHEH 13:00UTC
Sorry if my previous message was not clear enough for you and don't worry, she will be
operating there for years for you to take a pic :wink:
by joseluiscel
10 Aug 2020, 00:18
Forum: Eindhoven
Topic: EHEH 10-08-2020 MIL
Replies: 17
Views: 3592

Re: EHEH 10-08-2020 MIL

Royaljordanian wrote:Hello

1800-xxxx MMF A332 T054 from LEGT

Mvg,
correct should be 1600-1800 (local time) :wink: that's scheduled.
cheers
JL
by joseluiscel
09 Aug 2020, 18:58
Forum: Military Aviation News
Topic: Netherlands-led NATO future Airbus A330 tanker fleet
Replies: 99
Views: 34499

Re: Netherlands-led NATO future Airbus A330 tanker fleet

Heads Up for T-054!
Three days after receiving T-056 fully painted in standard livery (except for serial) at Getafe factory the first MMRTT (T-054) will operate 10-aug LEGT-EHEH on delivery flight, arrival programmed for 16:00UTC, so keep your cameras and radar apps ready.
Cheers
JL
by joseluiscel
07 Jul 2020, 20:46
Forum: Military Aviation News
Topic: Armee de l'Air Phenix, part deux
Replies: 4
Views: 2276

Re: Armee de l'Air Phenix, part deux

Heads Up at LFMI, 08 July 2020 around 10:00 UTC, 043 (third Phenix) will be arriving as AED343, presumably delivery flight
Bonne chasse
JL
ImageThird Phenix ready by José Luis Celada Euba, en Flickr
by joseluiscel
05 Jul 2020, 21:32
Forum: Spotting Rest of Europe
Topic: Chateauroux-Déols (LFLX/CHR)
Replies: 5
Views: 2263

Re: Chateauroux-Déols (LFLX/CHR)

Heads Up For MRTT056, future Netherlands T-056 arriving from Getafe around 10:30 local time For painting
by joseluiscel
02 Jul 2020, 12:14
Forum: Military Aviation News
Topic: Netherlands-led NATO future Airbus A330 tanker fleet
Replies: 99
Views: 34499

Re: Netherlands-led NATO future Airbus A330 tanker fleet

Good news, third Dutch MMF is already converted and had the first test flight yesterday. Still in primer paint and wearing MRTT056 and M3 marks. https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/50068132261_4e635f5130_c.jpg Third Dutch MMF by José Luis Celada Euba , en Flickr https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/5...
by joseluiscel
30 Jun 2020, 15:14
Forum: Military Aviation News
Topic: Netherlands-led NATO future Airbus A330 tanker fleet
Replies: 99
Views: 34499

Re: Netherlands-led NATO future Airbus A330 tanker fleet

Leaving Getafe (LEGT) today: https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/50061103198_d95edb09c1_c.jpg Dutch MMF T-055 by José Luis Celada Euba , en Flickr https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/50061103013_1a7bbe959f_c.jpg Dutch MMF T-055 by José Luis Celada Euba , en Flickr T-054 may follow shortly Cheers
by joseluiscel
30 Jun 2020, 13:46
Forum: Military Aviation News
Topic: Netherlands-led NATO future Airbus A330 tanker fleet
Replies: 99
Views: 34499

Re: Netherlands-led NATO future Airbus A330 tanker fleet

around 12:00 UTC T-055 will be landing at Eindhoven, flying now.
by joseluiscel
28 Jun 2020, 00:57
Forum: Military Aviation News
Topic: Netherlands-led NATO future Airbus A330 tanker fleet
Replies: 99
Views: 34499

Re: Netherlands-led NATO future Airbus A330 tanker fleet

Just in case, an only if I get info about delivery flights, I will post it here ASAP, but ...
by joseluiscel
28 Jun 2020, 00:52
Forum: Military Aviation News
Topic: 24 June 2020 pix: serious birdhit RAF A400M Atlas in Spain..
Replies: 7
Views: 1453

Re: 24 June 2020 pix: serious birdhit RAF A400M Atlas in Spa

For what I know it happened far on outbound test flight from Getafe, near Seville at 20K feet, the aircraft inmediately descended and returned to Getafe at about 5K feet where declared emergency due to difficulty to say real airspeed indication, after a low approach and with tower help performed saf...
by joseluiscel
22 Jun 2020, 15:24
Forum: Military Aviation News
Topic: Netherlands-led NATO future Airbus A330 tanker fleet
Replies: 99
Views: 34499

Re: Netherlands-led NATO future Airbus A330 tanker fleet

Because by that date T-054 was at LEMD passing a maintenance check (C Check I think), today she's having a test flight on her way back to Getafe.
Both of them look ready for delivery.
Cheers