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by The DJ
02 May 2020, 17:42
Forum: Spotting Canada & USA
Topic: Yuma MCAS/KNYL 2020
Replies: 15
Views: 3891

Re: Yuma MCAS/KNYL 2020

Le Addeur noir wrote:169169 VK-01
169169 = VK05
by The DJ
24 Apr 2020, 20:56
Forum: Spotting Canada & USA
Topic: Yuma MCAS/KNYL 2020
Replies: 15
Views: 3891

Re: Yuma MCAS/KNYL 2020

Le Addeur noir wrote:From a USMC press release, it appears VMFA-121 at MCAS Iwakuni is acquiring brand new F-35Bs. Officially 8 new Lightnings have arrived at Iwakuni for the Green Pawns-from here?. Reports from Japan are awaited...
They are the six I mentioned above plus 169622/06 & 169627 u/m.
by The DJ
18 Apr 2020, 15:15
Forum: Japan
Topic: United Stated Marine Corps Unit Deployment Program (UDP)
Replies: 152
Views: 51774

Re: United Stated Marine Corps Unit Deployment Program (UDP)

Good evening, The final VMFA-211 F-35s departed 15 minutes ago from Elmendorf AFB to Iwakuni as FEUD 23 and 24. Supporting KC-10 is PETRO 65 (83-0076). RH. Both have arrived, Buno's 169622/06 & 169627 u/m. BTW, F-35 169623 is now unmarked while it arrived two weeks ago with modex 07. So maybe not U...
by The DJ
03 Apr 2020, 10:50
Forum: Military Aviation News
Topic: USS Roosevelt
Replies: 7
Views: 2030

Re: USS Roosevelt

Just sad… https://www.stripes.com/news/us/captain-of-uss-roosevelt-relieved-of-command-after-letter-about-coronavirus-outbreak-was-leaked-1.624691 She also hosted Tom Cruise and Paramount for scenes from Top Gun: Maverick, in winter 2019. Speaking of Top Gun Maverick, release date has been moved fro...
by The DJ
01 Apr 2020, 20:06
Forum: Japan
Topic: United Stated Marine Corps Unit Deployment Program (UDP)
Replies: 152
Views: 51774

Re: United Stated Marine Corps Unit Deployment Program (UDP)

The JEST Flights were VAQ-209 Growlers heading for Misawa.

VFA-204 final destination is Guam.
by The DJ
31 Mar 2020, 20:38
Forum: Spotting Canada & USA
Topic: Yuma MCAS/KNYL 2020
Replies: 15
Views: 3891

Re: Yuma MCAS/KNYL 2020

This might help confirming some BuNo's.
Six VMFA-211 F-35's arrived at MCAS Iwakuni today.
169617/CF10
169623/07
169624/CF11
169625/14
169626/CF12
169628/CF14
by The DJ
29 Mar 2020, 17:35
Forum: Japan
Topic: United Stated Marine Corps Unit Deployment Program (UDP)
Replies: 152
Views: 51774

Re: United Stated Marine Corps Unit Deployment Program (UDP)

Twelve a/c of VMFA-115 already arrived for UDP two weeks ago.

VFA-204 departed with 10 jets last week, so might have been them. Don't think they are UDP related, time will tell.
by The DJ
27 Mar 2020, 07:44
Forum: Spotting Canada & USA
Topic: REQ: info Jedi Transition
Replies: 27
Views: 4998

Re: REQ: info Jedi Transition

A friend went last week and a few Hornets / Growlers flew over the top, but none went in.
by The DJ
20 Mar 2020, 11:11
Forum: Spotting Canada & USA
Topic: Yuma MCAS/KNYL 2020
Replies: 15
Views: 3891

Re: Yuma MCAS/KNYL 2020

Dutchmil wrote:Four F18s arrived this afernoon from Marine Corps Air Station Kaneohe Bay.
Most likely -224 jets that returned from UDP.
by The DJ
14 Mar 2020, 10:24
Forum: Spotting Canada & USA
Topic: Nellis Red Flag 20-2
Replies: 49
Views: 9952

Re: Nellis Red Flag 20-2

Red Flag 20-2 F/A-18C VMFA-232 WT 00/164739, 01/165195, 02/165208, 05/164954, 06/164696, 08/164710, 10/164733, 11/165196, 12/? WT12 should be 164698, f/n Jan20 Is that from a sighting at Nellis or the database? Noted at Miramar end of January actually. I'd better should have typed, 'might be' inste...
by The DJ
14 Mar 2020, 10:21
Forum: Spotting Canada & USA
Topic: Nellis Red Flag 20-2
Replies: 49
Views: 9952

Re: Nellis Red Flag 20-2

747woody wrote:Red Flag 20-2

F/A-18C VMFA-232 WT 00/164739, 01/165195, 02/165208, 05/164954, 06/164696, 08/164710, 10/164733, 11/165196, 12/?
WT12 should be 164698, f/n Jan20
by The DJ
08 Mar 2020, 19:02
Forum: Spotting Canada & USA
Topic: NAF El Centro, CA (KNJK/NJK) 2020 MIL
Replies: 24
Views: 6653

Re: NAF El Centro, CA (KNJK/NJK)

To get the ball rolling...
NJ102/166875
NJ113/165919
NJ116/165915
NJ117/165918
NJ123/165929
NJ126/165914
NJ131/166850
NJ132/166842
NJ161/
NJ166/166666
NJ204/
NJ206/166948
NJ210/165907
NJ215/166438
NJ216/165896
NJ223/
NJ233/165783
All BuNo's from photos.
by The DJ
04 Mar 2020, 20:30
Forum: Spotting Canada & USA
Topic: NAF El Centro, CA (KNJK/NJK) 2020 MIL
Replies: 24
Views: 6653

Re: NAF El Centro, CA (KNJK/NJK)

You can cross off two at once! LOL
Thanks for checking.
by The DJ
02 Mar 2020, 20:35
Forum: Spotting Canada & USA
Topic: NAF El Centro, CA (KNJK/NJK) 2020 MIL
Replies: 24
Views: 6653

Re: NAF El Cantro, CA (KNJK/NJK)

FA/18 VFA-106/AD 225 166__6 VFA-106 AD F/A-18F flying today 19/2/20 have been: 225/166456 Gents, can any of you confirm the above? It seems on return to Oceana 28Feb20 AD225 was photographed as Buno 165931. A mix up here or did it wore different Buno's on either side? Or a panel swap maybe? Wouldn'...
by The DJ
07 Dec 2019, 20:47
Forum: Spotting Canada & USA
Topic: Cecil Field/KVQQ 2019
Replies: 10
Views: 3444

Re: Cecil Field/KVQQ 2019

pjotrtje wrote:164638 is kinda weird as it would have been with VMFA-323 only for three months and then sent to Cecil?
Three months? Where do you get that from?