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27th Jun 2019, 21:41
Replies: 21
Views: 3,605
Posted By topgas

Fieseler Storch...

Fieseler Storch (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Fieseler_Fi_156#Specifications_(Fi_156)) not far off - 175 km/h (94 kt), stall 46 km/h (25 kt), about 3.8 to 1.
The Fieseler Fi 97...
28th May 2019, 19:50
Replies: 16
Views: 5,039
Posted By topgas

The video doesn't do justice to the volume of low...

The video doesn't do justice to the volume of low frequency noise which just resonates through your whole body. Fantastic day, with the VC10, Comet, Beluga and Shack all open to visit the cockpit....
17th Feb 2019, 07:31
Replies: 14
Views: 8,385
Posted By topgas

​​​​​​​ Not sure how a Greek AOC would help, as...

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Not sure how a Greek AOC would help, as Greece is another country.
23rd Jan 2019, 21:58
Replies: 26
Views: 3,814
Posted By topgas

The Aircraft Nuclear Propulsion had a 1 megawatt...

The Aircraft Nuclear Propulsion had a 1 megawatt reactor flying 1955-1957 in the Convair NB36-H (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Convair_NB-36H). The crew section was lead and rubber lined and weighed...
21st Jan 2019, 14:44
Replies: 1
Views: 1,905
Posted By topgas

Shoreham air crash manslaughter trial under way

I'm sure that most are aware that the trial of the pilot of the aircraft that crashed at the Shoreham air show has commenced and is expected to last up to seven weeks. Last BBC coverage here...
23rd Dec 2018, 12:05
Replies: 1,178
Views: 691,547
Posted By topgas

In some circumstances you can be "unarrested",...

In some circumstances you can be "unarrested", but I'm not sure if that applies after the time they have been held
22nd Dec 2018, 20:20
Replies: 32
Views: 4,986
Posted By topgas

It's only the second one that is incorrect

It's only the second one that is incorrect
21st Dec 2018, 20:12
Replies: 12,698
Views: 3,545,568
Posted By topgas

Obituary for Sqn Ldr John M'Kenzie-Hall in...

Obituary for Sqn Ldr John M'Kenzie-Hall in today's Telegraph here (https://www.telegraph.co.uk/obituaries/2018/12/20/squadron-leader-john-mkenzie-hall-helicopter-pilot-carried-troops/), but behind a...
7th Dec 2018, 10:14
Replies: 68
Views: 7,173
Posted By topgas

Those berets certainly look useful for keeping...

Those berets certainly look useful for keeping the right ear warm!
3rd Dec 2018, 11:48
Replies: 68
Views: 7,173
Posted By topgas

Here's an example of three letters on black nose ...

Here's an example of three letters on black nose
https://www.nationalcoldwarexhibition.org/images/collections/aircraftondisplay/avro-york-c1/x19516_l.jpg
from...
2nd Dec 2018, 23:02
Replies: 13
Views: 2,449
Posted By topgas

Simplythebeast, my humblest apologies, my comment...

Simplythebeast, my humblest apologies, my comment was based on what has been posted on this forum, I think, not on first hand experience. I'm now educated!
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30th Nov 2018, 22:53
Replies: 13
Views: 2,449
Posted By topgas

Hi Cargosales, I'm sure SSAFA can help. Point...

Hi Cargosales,
I'm sure SSAFA can help. Point of contact is Forces Line, 0800 731 4880. Huddersfield is in the W Yorkshire Branch area, their email is [email protected], but I don't know how...
29th Nov 2018, 13:54
Replies: 68
Views: 7,173
Posted By topgas

I think K is the second letter of a two letter...

I think K is the second letter of a two letter code. There are photos of Yorks with two and three letters on the nose. It is in standard camouflage pattern.
19th Nov 2018, 12:40
Replies: 232
Views: 88,649
Posted By topgas

With the eye of faith, you can just about make...

With the eye of faith, you can just about make out the two mid-line and upper right doors. This photo shows them more clearly...
12th Nov 2018, 18:54
Replies: 113
Views: 41,509
Posted By topgas

Solar TS is 250m long, 44m wide,and would have...

Solar TS is 250m long, 44m wide,and would have been showing masthead white lights on the short mast towards the bow and the mast on top of the bridge, as well as red/green navigation lights, probably...
2nd Nov 2018, 21:03
Replies: 12,698
Views: 3,545,568
Posted By topgas

Malta Story was on TV the other afternoon. Apart...

Malta Story was on TV the other afternoon. Apart from Mk XIV Spitfires used in ground shots, apparently the only ones they could find, they used archival footage, including this shot of a Mk Vb(trop)...
23rd Oct 2018, 21:34
Replies: 51
Views: 9,495
Posted By topgas

Not sure what period this covered, or his age,...

Not sure what period this covered, or his age, but he must be a possible candidate.
23rd Oct 2018, 07:24
Replies: 7
Views: 3,831
Posted By topgas

from the link. Opportunist, or was she already...

from the link. Opportunist, or was she already standing up?
16th Aug 2018, 17:03
Replies: 12
Views: 5,284
Posted By topgas

I think it was a bit more than 4 seconds - the...

I think it was a bit more than 4 seconds - the video was considerably speeded up
5th Aug 2018, 21:52
Replies: 31
Views: 5,684
Posted By topgas

I was working at one of the Grand Prix where the...

I was working at one of the Grand Prix where the Harrier performed, possibly 1980 (1983 was Silverstone) - the carnage was spectacular and I seem to remember the organizers were walking round writing...
13th Jul 2018, 07:07
Replies: 17
Views: 4,829
Posted By topgas

Couple of Apaches heading west a few minutes ago,...

Couple of Apaches heading west a few minutes ago, not the usual morning air traffic in my bit of London
9th Jul 2018, 16:00
Replies: 17
Views: 4,829
Posted By topgas

Four Ospreys over North London

About half an hour ago, four V22s in diamond formation flew over my garden in North London - rehearsal for Donald's visit? A pleasant change from the 737s and A320s. Fingers crossed for some of the...
17th Jun 2018, 16:31
Replies: 89
Views: 27,636
Posted By topgas

I think not. As a minimum, local disciplinary...

I think not. As a minimum, local disciplinary action +/- referral for help with alcohol problems. Referral to the General Medical Council a strong possibility, leading to restrictions on practice or...
17th May 2018, 18:09
Replies: 113
Views: 34,028
Posted By topgas

Was there some sort of interlock to stop the seat...

Was there some sort of interlock to stop the seat firing if the canopy hadn't departed?
22nd Apr 2018, 21:14
Replies: 30
Views: 6,087
Posted By topgas

There are no reports of deaths of British...

There are no reports of deaths of British servicemen in the Times archive for that period. There is a report on 29th January, dated 28th:

"Two R.A.F. Hunter aircraft went into action yesterday and...
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