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Jabawocky
3rd Dec 2013, 03:11
Folks, this has not hit the NOTAMS just yet but I figure everyone deserves an advanced warning. A bit like when CHOGM is on.


A) YBTL C***/13
B) 1312032200
C) 1312180600
E) INCREASED AVIATION ALERT LEVEL
ASSOCIATED WITH AVIATION AERIAL CIRCUS/TEST FLIGHTS 'FORK YAW'L 2013'
ATS COMMUNICATIONS DIFFICULTIES EXPECTED DUE SHAMBOLIC NATURE OF OPERATIONS
ATS TRAFFIC AVOIDANCE ADVISORIES AVBL DURING TEMPO ALERT 'FORK YAW'L 2013'
ACFT CALLSIGN 'FORK U' (V35B VH-TYU) MAY NOT BE MONITORING ATS DUE GNSS MESMERISATION, SELF ADMIRATION, AND NOB MANIPULATION
FASTER FOLLOWING TRAFFIC (EVERYONE EXCEPT PARACHUTES) CAN EXPECT VECTORS AROUND THE SLOWLY MOVING 'FORK U'
CONTROLLING AUTHORITY: YBTL REFUELLERS MUM: 1800-PUMP-JUICE
FURTHER INFO ON 'FORK YAW'L 2013' AVBL FM WWW.FTDK.COM.AU/F.I.G.J.A.M
F) SFC
G) 10000FT AMSL


I think this will be known as a FORKTAM.

Capt Fathom
3rd Dec 2013, 03:24
Now that the Caribou has gone, does the Airforce have anything slow enough to provide cover? :E

VH-XXX
3rd Dec 2013, 07:42
Yeah new engines are test pilot territory especially when currency equals 3.5 years ago.

The RAAF still operate a few hot air baloons.