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Old 28th Sep 2012, 07:31
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Ex Phantoms?

The new "Phormer Phantom Phlyers" FB page is up and running. Feel free to contribute if you flew the F4.

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Old 28th Sep 2012, 10:54
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GeeHovah,


Have kindly accepted your invitation and great to have the site back

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Old 29th Sep 2012, 16:04
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Yep! Well done.

Now. Which F4 course were you on, what sqn and what dates, who was called the bearded tw... etc
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Old 29th Sep 2012, 20:24
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If you check, my name is incorrect on the course photo .....so maybe I never existed...............
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Old 30th Sep 2012, 11:10
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F4 Names

Does anyone know, when did we start to collect aircrew name badges down in the FI. Do the ones in The Goose include F4 crews and if so do they include crews from Stanley. If so has anyone got a picture of them all. It would be a great record of RAF Air Defenders. I'm sure the F4 Muds have a similiar thing from Deci.
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Old 30th Sep 2012, 11:38
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There are some there from the Stanley days, but they certainly weren't collected right from the start. There wasn't really anywhere to put them.

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..so maybe I never existed...
But you do now, don't you? I'm sure I've seen someone just like you in a secret pub in London.

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Old 30th Sep 2012, 19:11
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Busted..............
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See you there, Fella!!
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good job DG ! See you there shortly...
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The Big River company sent me a note saying that my "pre-publication" order would be slightly delayed, Geehovah. Will that mean free beer next month . . . ?

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Old 1st Oct 2012, 19:30
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Hopefully on time. The publisher is hoping to get it out before TDPU! Not sure I can afford beer on my royalties LoL
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Old 2nd Oct 2012, 18:53
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Hopefully your publisher understands what an important date the TDPU is in the global publishing calendar!

Instead of buying beers, you should offer to do a book signing. I'm sure that will work!
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Old 2nd Oct 2012, 19:43
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I've tried to stress the importance...
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Old 3rd Oct 2012, 14:50
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I have just received this from Amazon:

David Gledhill "The Phantom in Focus: A Navigator's Eye on Britain's Cold War Warrior"
Previous estimated arrival date: December 06 2012 - December 08 2012
New estimated arrival date: December 03 2012 - December 05 2012

So not before first orders are called. Dang.
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Old 3rd Oct 2012, 16:38
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What ever you do, don't open this link and look at post 1

http://www.pprune.org/aviation-histo...reat-shot.html

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Old 3rd Oct 2012, 17:24
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Oh, NutLoose. You got me. I had to look. Hmmmmmm.
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Old 3rd Oct 2012, 20:31
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Looks like a painting to me, not a photo...

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Oh no it's not.
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Old 3rd Oct 2012, 20:55
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I've put a post on to say I'm not 100% sure - a couple of things aren't quite right the shadow of the hook on the port stab??? If its real its awesome
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It's real

Awesome picture check it out on airliners . Net great photographer shame he waited 25 years to show us !!!
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