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by hammarö
19 Sep 2018, 17:30
Forum: Military Aviation News
Topic: Russian IL-20 crash?
Replies: 10
Views: 3147

Re: Russian IL-20 crash?

The big question is if the aircraft had transponder on.

Usually then flying in Baltic they did not use transponder.

If. With transponder on could the downshooting been avoided?
by hammarö
04 Sep 2018, 11:07
Forum: Military Aviation News
Topic: Vostok 2018
Replies: 0
Views: 541

Vostok 2018

Vostok 2018 largest Russian military exercise since Zapad 1981. Plan to performing between Sept 11-15 2018. Russia plans to involved some 300,000 troops with more than 1000 aircraft in the Vostok 2018 drills, Russian Defence Minister stated during his working visit to the Central Military District. ...
by hammarö
24 Aug 2018, 00:31
Forum: Military Aviation News
Topic: More JAS 39E Gripen?
Replies: 0
Views: 773

More JAS 39E Gripen?

Proposal to produce 60 more JAS 39E Gripen. Swedish Air Force have today 95 JAS 39C/D Gripen i service and have ordered 60 new JAS 39E Gripen. (Plan to be produced between 2019-2026). Today new proposal from Swedish Air Force to produce 60 more JAS 39E Gripen. https://www.svd.se/kravet-fler-gripen-e...
by hammarö
21 Aug 2018, 11:58
Forum: Military Aviation News
Topic: JAS 39 crash after birdstrike
Replies: 2
Views: 1676

Re: JAS 39 crash after birdstrike

More information with pictures. https://www.expressen.se/kvallsposten/just-nu-flygplan-stortade-utanfor-ronneby/ JAS 39 write offs. 1989 Linköping landing with prototype. 1993 Stockholm display accident with prototype. 1999 Såtenäs north. 2005 Kristianstad area at Hanö. 2007 Vidsel base landing/star...
by hammarö
21 Aug 2018, 10:16
Forum: Military Aviation News
Topic: JAS 39 crash after birdstrike
Replies: 2
Views: 1676

JAS 39 crash after birdstrike

A Swedish Air Force JAS 39 from F17 Ronneby-Kallinge crashed after birdstrike.

The pilot is OK.
by hammarö
24 Jul 2018, 00:08
Forum: Military Aviation News
Topic: F-35 Lightning II developments
Replies: 2012
Views: 634501

Re: F-35 Lightning II developments

This just in: Congress will prohibit the sale of F35s to Turkey until a report is submitted on purchasing the S-400.
The Hill is evaluating all foreign military sales to Turkey not just LockheedMartin's F-35.

https://twitter.com/LeeHudson_/status/1 ... 9806367744
by hammarö
23 Jul 2018, 22:36
Forum: Civil Aviation News
Topic: Firefighting in Sweden.
Replies: 13
Views: 2485

Re: Firefighting in Sweden.

Firefighter filling water in Särna https://www.svt.se/nyheter/lokalt/dalarna/har-tankas-brandflyget-med-vatten-i-sarna German firefighters arriving. https://www.svt.se/nyheter/lokalt/dalarna/har-hyllas-svenskarna-av-de-tyska-brandmannen Overflight with helicopter over one of the fire areas. Firefigh...
by hammarö
23 Jul 2018, 10:02
Forum: Civil Aviation News
Topic: Firefighting in Sweden.
Replies: 13
Views: 2485

Re: Firefighting in Sweden.

One Air Tractor AT-802 firefighter from Portugal to Sweden. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uhF5_suNXv8 It takes around 3000 liter of water. The 2 French and 2 Italian firefighters are still in Sweden. They are very important for the firefighting. The only who can be used in heavy fire together with...
by hammarö
21 Jul 2018, 23:51
Forum: Civil Aviation News
Topic: Firefighting in Sweden.
Replies: 13
Views: 2485

Re: Firefighting in Sweden.

work after helicopter and aircraft spraying.
by hammarö
21 Jul 2018, 22:08
Forum: Civil Aviation News
Topic: Firefighting in Sweden.
Replies: 13
Views: 2485

Re: Firefighting in Sweden.

Large EU support for firefighting. Copernicus satellite support. Austria consider support. Denmark have 12 firefighting vehicles and 55 firefighters in Sweden. Denmark consider more support. France have 2 firefighting aircraft and a reconnaissance plane in Sweden. Operating base Örebro. France send ...
by hammarö
21 Jul 2018, 19:33
Forum: Civil Aviation News
Topic: Firefighting in Sweden.
Replies: 13
Views: 2485

Re: Firefighting in Sweden.

Small helicopters firefighting 2011 of woods chips fire at factory.
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GFqTi0_ajCM
by hammarö
21 Jul 2018, 01:45
Forum: Civil Aviation News
Topic: Firefighting in Sweden.
Replies: 13
Views: 2485

Re: Firefighting in Sweden.

Waterbombing in Stockholm by Bombardier
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7DuH4Z1fvJE
by hammarö
20 Jul 2018, 23:06
Forum: Civil Aviation News
Topic: Firefighting in Sweden.
Replies: 13
Views: 2485

Re: Firefighting in Sweden.

The aircraft who makes difference
Bombardier 415 used in Sweden
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JCL0_TTsHzo
by hammarö
20 Jul 2018, 15:37
Forum: Civil Aviation News
Topic: Firefighting in Sweden.
Replies: 13
Views: 2485

Re: Firefighting in Sweden.

Älvdalen today thursday.
Soil preparations and helicopter spraying.
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1OyZfk52TsY