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by aviodromefriend
26 Apr 2008, 22:26
Forum: Radio Activity
Topic: ATCC Amsterdam NL (EHAA) frequencies
Replies: 12
Views: 6334

Was wondering why RTM Approach is in the list. Maybe because the controller is also situated at Schiphol East? Maybe because from the RTM Tower they change frequencie to a SPL frequencie. Controllers at Zestienhoven are in the Tower at top of the terminal building, as you can know from the platform...
by aviodromefriend
26 Apr 2008, 22:11
Forum: Airshow news!
Topic: Plane Strikes Crowd at German Air Show; 1 Dead, 10 Injured
Replies: 8
Views: 4571

Re: Plane Strikes Crowd at German Air Show; 1 Dead, 10 Injur

FRANKFURT, Germany — A private plane struck a crowd of onlookers shortly after landing at a small air show in central Germany on Saturday, killing one person and injuring 10 others, including two children, police said. Hartmut Tuermer, a spokesman for police in the town of Gotha, said the prop-powe...
by aviodromefriend
26 Apr 2008, 21:59
Forum: Airshow news!
Topic: Flying Legends @Duxford 12/13 July 2008
Replies: 7
Views: 4221

Re: Flying Legends 2008

Does anybody know anything about the participants in this years legends beside these ones: TFC: Hawker Nimrod MK.I HAC: Hawker Nimrod MK.II TFC: P-39 Airacobra TFC: Corsair TFC: Wildcat TFC: Hellcat TFC: Gloster Gladiator MK.II Shuttleworth: Gloster Gladiator MK.I HAC: Hawker Hurricane MK.XII BBMF:...
by aviodromefriend
24 Apr 2008, 15:01
Forum: Airshow news!
Topic: Leeuwarden 20-21 June - Wish list
Replies: 327
Views: 70801

topgun1984 wrote:danish f-104 ;)?
Well, does anyone know what is the status of the norwegian starfighter at Bodo they are restoring to airworthiness?
by aviodromefriend
24 Apr 2008, 11:34
Forum: 't Praethuys
Topic: voor het eerst naar Fairford, iemand nog tips?
Replies: 45
Views: 14333

[quote="sp00k"]Het mooiste van Fairford zijn de arrival en vertrek dagen. De eerste keer sta je met je waffel open te kijken hoe er op final 2 mig`s zitten, overhead een groepje mirages aan het breaken zijn, en hoog boven je 2 phantoms in de rij aan het wachten zijn. Dit gaat bijna de hele dag door ...
by aviodromefriend
24 Apr 2008, 08:38
Forum: Airshow news!
Topic: Leeuwarden 20-21 June - Wish list
Replies: 327
Views: 70801

[quote="doubleugly"]I heard phrom a little man with large boots on, a desperado hat that they are not RF-4E's but (guess)... a nice celebration present phor his golden years to celebrate it in the country where they had once phor a couple of days just one dutch F-4[/quote] One dutch F-4?????? You mi...
by aviodromefriend
23 Apr 2008, 23:50
Forum: Airshow news!
Topic: Leeuwarden 20-21 June - Wish list
Replies: 327
Views: 70801

Re: A-4SU

[quote="jb5"][quote="aviodromefriend"]According to a spotter I spoke this morning at de Kooy, somebody working at Leeuwarden told him they were working on a B-1 static, another one flying and the good old BUFF in the flying to. Hope anything will materialise from this[/quote] We are always working t...
by aviodromefriend
23 Apr 2008, 17:55
Forum: Airshow news!
Topic: Leeuwarden 20-21 June - Wish list
Replies: 327
Views: 70801

you have to take this with a "korreltje zout" i guess.... because i think it's realy hard to realize... it's not RIAT ;) Why should I put this one in this topic and not in the participants, do you think? Yes, it sounds to great to be true, but I would not have any objections if they would make just...
by aviodromefriend
23 Apr 2008, 14:17
Forum: Airshow news!
Topic: Leeuwarden 20-21 June - Wish list
Replies: 327
Views: 70801

Re: A-4SU

According to a spotter I spoke this morning at de Kooy, somebody working at Leeuwarden told him they were working on a B-1 static, another one flying and the good old BUFF in the flying to. Hope anything will materialise from this
by aviodromefriend
22 Apr 2008, 21:59
Forum: Airshow news!
Topic: RIAT 12/13 July 2008
Replies: 246
Views: 98621

[quote="Joe Kurr"]I read on the UKAR forums that the Red Arrows plan to fly a formation with "a certain US aircraft" on both Friday and Saturday. Although that certain aircraft may be replaced by the Vulcan if it appears at the Air Tattoo.[/quote] Would be great to see with the Vulcan. Might be even...
by aviodromefriend
22 Apr 2008, 19:01
Forum: Airshow news!
Topic: Leeuwarden 20-21 June - Wish list
Replies: 327
Views: 70801

I guess this year's theme 'INNOVATIE in mens en materieel' is pretty appropriate then :-)

Wouldn't the problem be a wellknown person working with computers for the RNLAF now preparing to win a third consecutive medal at the Olympics?
by aviodromefriend
22 Apr 2008, 18:47
Forum: Airshow news!
Topic: RIAT 12/13 July 2008
Replies: 246
Views: 98621

[quote="Chrisse"]That large formation flypast is planned for Friday, however, when a certain royal member is expected to go to Fairford, not for the weekend :([/quote] Over the years all flying activities on Friday were rehearsels for the weekend, so have the fingers crossed for a repeat at the week...
by aviodromefriend
22 Apr 2008, 18:02
Forum: Airshow news!
Topic: ILA Berlin 27 May - 1 June
Replies: 116
Views: 45876

The Airbus A380, the world’s most modern and most advanced passenger aircraft, will definitely be making an appearance at the ILA and other giants of the air such as the Boeing C-17 and Antonov An-124 will be keeping the Airbus company in Schönefeld. Hm, I don't really understand what they mean wit...
by aviodromefriend
28 Mar 2008, 23:52
Forum: 't Praethuys
Topic: voor het eerst naar Fairford, iemand nog tips?
Replies: 45
Views: 14333

[quote="Boontje"]Is het ook verstandig om iets mee te nemen waar je op kan staan tijdens de show? Want ik ga in mn eentje er dus heen en wil eerst de static bekijken maar ben bang dat er dan geen plaats voor aan de baan is als de show begint. Is zoiets dan handig om mee te nemen om alsnog mooie plat...
by aviodromefriend
24 Mar 2008, 23:58
Forum: 't Praethuys
Topic: voor het eerst naar Fairford, iemand nog tips?
Replies: 45
Views: 14333

[quote="Lightning"]Ik kan ook aanraden om naar Swindon te gaan en daar een B&B te zoeken. De bus vanaf het busstation in Swindon is denk ik één van de snelste manieren om Fairford te bereiken. Je wordt namelijk via allerlei binnenweggetjes om de files heen geleid. Zelf ben ik met de Eurostar (trein ...