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by Uni
08 Jan 2009, 13:09
Forum: Military Aviation News
Topic: F-4EJ kai goes to Hyakuri
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F-4EJ kai goes to Hyakuri

10 JASDF F-4EJ kais from 302sqn.(Naha) goes to Hyakuri on Jan.7-8, 2009.
And 10 F-15J/DJs of 204sqn.(Hyakuri) are arrived at Naha on Jan.8.
The rest a/cs will move each other by the end of March.

Further, some F-22A will come on Kadena next week. They'll stay 3 or 4 month.

That's all today.
by Uni
25 Dec 2008, 15:40
Forum: Airshow news!
Topic: Japan Airshow Dates 2009
Replies: 89
Views: 13646

Hi all, This is my own forecast of Japan Airshow 2009. 23-28 Mar., The Min.Def. will release official O.H. schedules of FY2009. (Please remember that the Japanese FY starts from April 1.) 5 Apr. JASDF Kumagaya with Blue Impulse. 5 May., MCAS Iwakuni, you'll be able to see the 3rd US-2. 19 or 26 May....
by Uni
24 Dec 2008, 15:45
Forum: Airshow news!
Topic: Japan Airshow Dates 2009
Replies: 89
Views: 13646

Japan Airshow Dates 2009

Jan.11, 2009. 1100-1200. "First Drop Training of the year" will held at JGSDF Narashino training area. The area opens to the public at around 0800-0930 usually, and the choppers arrive at around 0830-0930. You usually can take the photos of those arrivals in closely. Access; From the North gate of t...
by Uni
19 Nov 2008, 00:05
Forum: Airshow news!
Topic: Japan Airshow dates 2008
Replies: 54
Views: 15304

Hi Jens, Nov.5 may be good, Normal traing flt. Demo-trainig, and some arrivals for the static show. Nov.6, there will be Blu inpulse training. check the NOTAM by the AIS Japan HP. Nov. 7, open house day. you cannnot go to the South side of the R/W( I mean "inside the base". Out side is OK, but a lot...
by Uni
18 Nov 2008, 23:54
Forum: Airshow news!
Topic: Japan Airshow dates 2008
Replies: 54
Views: 15304

About the JASDF Kasuga O.H., the ramp area will not open on Nov.24..

They open the ramp area only when the airport festival hold around the Sep.20(Day of the Sky in Japan).
by Uni
18 Nov 2008, 15:34
Forum: Airshow news!
Topic: Japan Airshow dates 2008
Replies: 54
Views: 15304

JASDF Kasuga base open day on Nov. 24(Mon.), 0930-1500.
Not 22th!!

No R/W.
Gate-guardian and T-4/CH-47's fly-pass only(time unknown).

5 min. walk from JR Kasuga station(12 min. from JR Hakata sta.)
by Uni
16 Nov 2008, 00:48
Forum: Airshow news!
Topic: Japan Airshow dates 2008
Replies: 54
Views: 15304

Nyutabaru O.H. on Dec. 7, schedule was officially released. 0900-0920 Formation Flt. by 1*UH60, 1* U125A, 3* T4, 3*F4, 3*F15, 3*F15 0950-1005 F15 maneuver Flt. 1010-1025 F4 ground attack 1030-1045 1*F2 1050-1110 Rescue demo by UH-60 and U125A 1115-1150 1*F4 and 1*F15 1300-1330 Trooper drops from C-1...
by Uni
13 Nov 2008, 16:24
Forum: Airshow news!
Topic: Japan Airshow dates 2008
Replies: 54
Views: 15304

JA/JM/JGSDF's joint-Ex. is now in progress! (Nov.10 to 17)
They deploy mainly Kyusyu area.

Nov.18 JASDF-CVW-5 Ex. will be held at Okinawa area.
You can see some F-15s from 303 and 306 sqn. , and some F-2s at Naha A.B. by now.
by Uni
13 Nov 2008, 15:56
Forum: Airshow news!
Topic: Japan Airshow dates 2008
Replies: 54
Views: 15304

Tsuiki O.H. on Nov.23, schedule was officially released. 0750-0820 Opening flt. by F-2, F-15, T-4 0822-0842 Rescue demo. by U-125A, UH-60J 0855-0905 Fly-by 4*T-7 0907-0917 F-2 0919-0929 F-4EJ kai 1003-1023 AGG demo by 2* F-2 1100-1120 Fly-by F-15 1122-1132 F-2 1300-1430 Blue Impluse 6*T-4 That's all...
by Uni
04 Nov 2008, 13:41
Forum: Airshow news!
Topic: Japan Airshow dates 2008
Replies: 54
Views: 15304

Hi, all. Gifu O.H. schedule was released officially. FLT; 0945-1020 Opening Flt. by T-7, F-2 and F-15. Including demo-flt of F-2 and F-15(0955-1020). 1130-1200 AIROCK Pitts S-2B 1240-1320 Blue Implse 1400-1440 Formation Flt. by C-1, F-2, F-4, F-15, T-4 1400-1440 Fly-by C-130H Static; T-2*, T-2CCV*, ...
by Uni
18 Oct 2008, 03:12
Forum: Airshow news!
Topic: Japan Airshow dates 2008
Replies: 54
Views: 15304

Hi, all. Oct. 21 MU-2S last (Local) flight and a ceremony will be done at Hamamatsu AB. It will held in front of the JASDF museum at 1310pm. (Entrance free) Oct. 22 MU-2S Last flight will be done in the afternoon. 33-3227 or 63-3228 will fly from Hamamatsu to Nyutabaru. She will display as one of th...
by Uni
20 Sep 2008, 04:10
Forum: Airshow news!
Topic: Japan Airshow dates 2008
Replies: 54
Views: 15304

Hi, all. 1 Oct. 1130am- B.I. fly-by at Yokohama bay area. Nice to see around Yokohama Grand Inter Continental Hotel at Minato-Mirai area, near the JR Sakuragi-cho station. 4, 5 Oct. 1300pm- Demo-flt. by OH-1, UH-1, SH-60, US-1A, CH-47, and BK-117 at the same place, Yokohama. 26 Oct. JGSDF Tachikawa,...
by Uni
16 Sep 2008, 15:52
Forum: Airshow news!
Topic: Japan Airshow dates 2008
Replies: 54
Views: 15304

Hi, all.

JASDF said that special inspections were done on 89 F-15J/DJs by the evening of sep.16. and they re-start their traing from Sep.17..

There are no official announcements about the S/N of the crashed F-15.
by Uni
12 Sep 2008, 15:15
Forum: Airshow news!
Topic: Japan Airshow dates 2008
Replies: 54
Views: 15304

Hi, all. It seems to be 72-888"3" that crashed on Sep.11. There are no official comments for the S/N by now. But the left V-fin was floating on the sea, so we could read the S/N. The" Black Phantom" 37-8312 / 8Sqn. was displayed at Misawa OH on Sep.7. There are some nice photos on this HP(JPN only)....
by Uni
11 Sep 2008, 15:23
Forum: Airshow news!
Topic: Japan Airshow dates 2008
Replies: 54
Views: 15304

Hi, all. A F-15J of 304sqn, S/N is told 72-8882(not sure by now). crashed today. It happend off Yamaguchi pref., around 1620pm, Sep.11. and the pilot was safe. I think there will be no flight next week at the F-15 Sqn. in Japan. because of the safty check. And this means no F-15 demo- flt at Komatsu...