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by tomcat604
14 Jul 2019, 03:25
Forum: Aviation Photo Forum
Topic: Schleswig - Jagel Spotterday, Jagel Afb Germany
Replies: 1
Views: 1858

Re: Schleswig - Jagel Spotterday, Jagel Afb Germany

And people say we Canuck don't have a sense of humour !!!!
Photo 4
by tomcat604
21 Jun 2019, 15:45
Forum: Military Aviation News
Topic: 17jun2019 Mildenhall: B-52 bomber two engine fails inflight.
Replies: 2
Views: 1545

Re: 17jun2019 Mildenhall: B-52 bomber two engine fails infli

Aw c'mon - hook it up to a Ford F-250HD, get some rope and pull
Ohh wait do they have Ford F250's in the UK?????
(Says I in jest)
by tomcat604
19 Jun 2019, 17:03
Forum: Aviation Photo Forum
Topic: Paris CDG 7-8 june 2019 dark pictures
Replies: 1
Views: 1349

Re: Paris CDG 7-8 june 2019 dark pictures

Very nice shots with the dark storm clouds
Tres joli
by tomcat604
05 Jun 2019, 15:00
Forum: Aviation Photo Forum
Topic: AVIANO LIPA 04-06-19
Replies: 1
Views: 1213

Re: AVIANO LIPA 04-06-19

Nothing like a fresh coat of paint to liven up the mighty Buff!!!
by tomcat604
29 May 2019, 14:02
Forum: Aviation Photos - Thematic & non-actual
Topic: GRUMMAN F-14 TOMCAT
Replies: 62
Views: 32357

Re: GRUMMAN F-14 TOMCAT

Nice Kitties - but that damn Photobucket logo!!!!!!!!!!
by tomcat604
22 May 2019, 23:24
Forum: Aviation Photo Forum
Topic: [PICS] Japan April 2019
Replies: 7
Views: 2505

Re: [PICS] Japan April 2019

Bravo - these are kickass images. The H-101 (31&33) are also very neat, especially in the two different schemes!
by tomcat604
22 May 2019, 16:16
Forum: Aviation Photo Forum
Topic: 20-5-2019 Mitilini Greece Dash8 Civil
Replies: 3
Views: 1051

Re: 20-5-2019 Mitilini Greece Dash8 Civil

Nice! Island of Lesbos?
by tomcat604
11 May 2019, 16:31
Forum: Military Aviation News
Topic: T-45C crash NAS Kingsville.
Replies: 1
Views: 920

Re: T-45C crash NAS Kingsville.

So this is the 3rd T-45 crash in the last 12 months??
by tomcat604
07 May 2019, 15:35
Forum: Military Aviation News
Topic: GNA Mir F-1ED shot down 07-05-2019
Replies: 3
Views: 942

Re: GNA Mir F-1ED shot down 07-05-2019

So this is the second F.1 shot down in the last 6 weeks or so?
How many more are still operational?
by tomcat604
25 Apr 2019, 15:36
Forum: Aviation Photo Forum
Topic: Prestwick (MIL) 24/4/19
Replies: 8
Views: 2132

Re: Prestwick (MIL) 24/4/19

251 has the new IRST sensor on the center line pod
by tomcat604
25 Apr 2019, 15:26
Forum: 't Praethuys
Topic: Nord Noratlas tankt Sikorsky CH-53 air-to-air met slang.....
Replies: 3
Views: 989

Re: Nord Noratlas tankt Sikorsky CH-53 air-to-air met slang.

Noratlas Specs
Length: 72 ft 1 in (21.96 m)
Wingspan: 106 ft 8 in (32.5 m

CH-53 Specs
Length: 88 ft 6 in (26.97 m)
Rotor diameter: 72 ft 2.8 in (22.01 m)

Helo is longer and their MAX take off weight is within 3k pounds (1200 kilos?)
by tomcat604
24 Apr 2019, 20:22
Forum: Military Aviation News
Topic: 23 apr 2019 PIX: Vietnamese SU-22 Fitter ran thru a wall...
Replies: 1
Views: 1091

Re: 23 apr 2019 PIX: Vietnamese SU-22 Fitter ran thru a wall

Looks like the wall got the worst of it!!!
Fitters - built like a Russian bulldozer :lol: :lol: :lol:
by tomcat604
14 Feb 2019, 18:07
Forum: Military Aviation News
Topic: F-35 Lightning II developments
Replies: 1990
Views: 627967

Re: F-35 Lightning II developments

Alpha Kilo One wrote:And after Luke directly to the scrap yard?

No - they simply will not leave the USA as they are considered to be "orange wired" test aircraft. As such they will spend their lives as test articles for new software, weapons etc.
I'd say they probably have a long life ahead of them!
by tomcat604
10 Jan 2019, 21:36
Forum: Military Aviation News
Topic: RETURNING to USA..: US Army 4th CAB,4th Infantry Div. heli's
Replies: 228
Views: 50031

Re: Europe summer 2018: US Army 4th CAB,4th Infantry Div. he

Perfect - am Army migration to the continent with LOVE
(Valentine's day!!!)