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27th Jun 2020, 17:30
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Posted By Wyvernfan

Thank you for the confirmation everyone! ...

Thank you for the confirmation everyone!


Rob
27th Jun 2020, 15:32
Replies: 9
Views: 3,905
Posted By Wyvernfan

I appreciate the responses. To quote from...

I appreciate the responses.

To quote from the Airport Spotting website; ďThe company has already scrapped three Boeing 737 aircraft which had been retired in Russia Ė one -300 and two -500 models....
27th Jun 2020, 14:02
Replies: 9
Views: 3,905
Posted By Wyvernfan

I saw that list but didn’t know how comprehensive...

I saw that list but didn’t know how comprehensive it was, seeing as it only lists four 737’s in six years.

My source definitely states 737 300 at Teesside!


Rob
27th Jun 2020, 12:30
Replies: 9
Views: 3,905
Posted By Wyvernfan

Apologies for reviving such an old thread, but...

Apologies for reviving such an old thread, but any ideas on what Boeing 737-300 was scrapped by Sycamore Aviation at Tees Valley airport?


Rob
9th Jun 2020, 06:37
Replies: 15
Views: 1,612
Posted By Wyvernfan

Agreed, Titan Mustang for me too! But obviously...

Agreed, Titan Mustang for me too! But obviously it’s down to personal choice.


Rob
28th May 2020, 20:42
Replies: 84
Views: 15,015
Posted By Wyvernfan

“Poor performance and speed” pretty much sums it...

“Poor performance and speed” pretty much sums it up, but they were not the types fault. If you stick a decently powerful donk on the front of any aircraft then it has a far better chance of realising...
26th May 2020, 07:36
Replies: 84
Views: 15,015
Posted By Wyvernfan

That’s a great piece on the Defiant, thanks for...

That’s a great piece on the Defiant, thanks for posting it up.

Its the one Aircraft type from the Battle of Britain that is claimed to be a restored tribute to its crews that is sadly missing...
8th May 2020, 12:08
Replies: 55
Views: 10,165
Posted By Wyvernfan

Haha, yes indeed. Great photo by the way ! ...

Haha, yes indeed. Great photo by the way !



Rob
8th May 2020, 06:50
Replies: 55
Views: 10,165
Posted By Wyvernfan

Great story! I presume the wings had been...

Great story! I presume the wings had been shortened in some way before itís journey down the streets of Philadelphia?!


Rob.
8th May 2020, 06:44
Replies: 55
Views: 10,165
Posted By Wyvernfan

Thank you WHBM. I remember the last Conway...

Thank you WHBM.

I remember the last Conway engined BA 707 (G-APFJ I think) in the UK being scrapped at RAF Cosford in 2006 - not by the RAF museum who didnít own it but by BA themselves. It had...
7th May 2020, 16:11
Replies: 55
Views: 10,165
Posted By Wyvernfan

Thanks for the extra info Alan Baker and Dave...

Thanks for the extra info Alan Baker and Dave Reid. I’ve only ever been aware before of the Conway engined version for BOAC / BA.


Rob
7th May 2020, 12:00
Replies: 55
Views: 10,165
Posted By Wyvernfan

Sorry but I’m not an expert on these types. 300...

Sorry but I’m not an expert on these types. 300 or 399 means nothing to me I’m afraid :confused:


Rob
7th May 2020, 07:04
Replies: 55
Views: 10,165
Posted By Wyvernfan

Interesting thread. I can’t tell from the photos...

Interesting thread. I can’t tell from the photos but is 4L-GAS fitted with RR Conways?



Rob
18th Apr 2020, 11:50
Replies: 377
Views: 38,262
Posted By Wyvernfan

Thank you!

Thank you!
18th Apr 2020, 07:34
Replies: 377
Views: 38,262
Posted By Wyvernfan

Utterly superb contributions as ever, thank you! ...

Utterly superb contributions as ever, thank you!

Going back to the Flying Tigers / Intercontinental incident - which was arguably the closest that Stansted has ever come to a Tenerife like...
16th Apr 2020, 06:57
Replies: 377
Views: 38,262
Posted By Wyvernfan

Absolutely amazing and fascinating photos and...

Absolutely amazing and fascinating photos and information from all of you. Many thanks and please keep them coming!


Rob
12th Apr 2020, 07:45
Replies: 377
Views: 38,262
Posted By Wyvernfan

Great information and photos as ever guys. Was...

Great information and photos as ever guys. Was the old fire dump over by where the Tristar is / was stored?


Rob
6th Apr 2020, 08:37
Replies: 377
Views: 38,262
Posted By Wyvernfan

Smile Thanks for posting this photo, Sotonsean, as I...

Thanks for posting this photo, Sotonsean, as I flew on a Air Transat L1011 from Stansted to Toronto in 1989 which was also my first flight in an airliner - although sadly I didnít make a note of the...
30th Mar 2020, 16:56
Replies: 377
Views: 38,262
Posted By Wyvernfan

TCU many thanks for that, very helpful. I hadnít...

TCU many thanks for that, very helpful. I hadnít realised the Argosy accident was that bad, having just read that it cartwheeled. Strewth what a mess.

Thanks also to everyoneís elseís...
30th Mar 2020, 08:01
Replies: 377
Views: 38,262
Posted By Wyvernfan

Thanks for posting those two incidents up guys. I...

Thanks for posting those two incidents up guys. I wasn’t aware of the Air UK one and hadn’t realised that the Leeds Utd football team headline happened at Stansted.

Apart from the BEA Argosy...
3rd Mar 2020, 06:16
Replies: 5
Views: 1,112
Posted By Wyvernfan

The F-105 I believe went to the IWM at Duxford...

The F-105 I believe went to the IWM at Duxford but has since regrettably moved on.


Rob
14th Nov 2019, 16:29
Replies: 12
Views: 1,880
Posted By Wyvernfan

It depends which Sturgeon you refer to. The in...

It depends which Sturgeon you refer to. The in service TT.2 and TT.3 were apparently very easy to fly and a delight - the SB.3 on the other hand was truly awful to fly and a bit of a dog (or...
12th Nov 2019, 16:40
Replies: 1
Views: 1,024
Posted By Wyvernfan

Very nice thanks for posting. The Javelin is a...

Very nice thanks for posting. The Javelin is a type we really donít hear or see enough of imo.



Rob
10th Aug 2019, 20:04
Replies: 9
Views: 1,231
Posted By Wyvernfan

Indeed there is, I saw it in 2017 and on my last...

Indeed there is, I saw it in 2017 and on my last visit last year when I exhibited my Wyvern cockpit representation at the Yapton and Ford Local History Group exhibition in nearby Yapton.
10th Aug 2019, 19:26
Replies: 9
Views: 1,231
Posted By Wyvernfan

As the in service home of the Westland Wyvern...

As the in service home of the Westland Wyvern Iíve always hoped that a museum had been set up on the old Airfield. Ford has such a long and rich aviation history going way back to the First World...
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