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24th Mar 2021, 16:38
Replies: 77
Views: 20,923
Posted By Dougie M

While at Laarbruch 72/75 a snowdrop tried to...

While at Laarbruch 72/75 a snowdrop tried to block one Zlin or whatever with his Volvo. The Sov vehicle just trashed his car leaving its bumper and number plate behind. They weighed over a ton with...
12th Mar 2021, 15:12
Replies: 36
Views: 6,014
Posted By Dougie M

The "tent art" was great here. I think the first...

The "tent art" was great here. I think the first one was the Hotel Bastardo (NO Vacancies) and the bar was the Camel's Hump.
12th Feb 2021, 14:42
Replies: 530
Views: 155,537
Posted By Dougie M

We know where your Sympathy lies now.

We know where your Sympathy lies now.
30th Jan 2021, 06:00
Replies: 56
Views: 32,275
Posted By Dougie M

Still remembered as though it happened yesterday....

Still remembered as though it happened yesterday. RIP guys
29th Jan 2021, 19:25
Replies: 12
Views: 3,129
Posted By Dougie M

I found that on a trans atlantic yacht voyage...

I found that on a trans atlantic yacht voyage that celestial shot precomputation doesn't work. With a marine sextant you take the time of a successful sighting and work the whole thing backwards...
25th Jan 2021, 16:20
Replies: 4,764
Views: 1,307,528
Posted By Dougie M

Brings it all back. What a logistical nightmare....

Brings it all back. What a logistical nightmare. I still have one of those green bags in the loft full of kit. "And what" said Mrs M."do we need NBC kit and an S10 respirator for?""You never know" I...
21st Jan 2021, 14:42
Replies: 102
Views: 41,669
Posted By Dougie M

Early Warning. On the street in Riyadh, about...

Early Warning.
On the street in Riyadh, about now 30 years back,. phoning home. As the payphone swallowed the row of coins along its top rack Mrs M said "" there is a scud inbound to you". "Must be...
30th Sep 2020, 14:37
Replies: 843
Views: 262,611
Posted By Dougie M

Great photos of the Federation troops. I think...

Great photos of the Federation troops. I think the hunter flight were from 8 Squadron. 208 were in bahrain and 43 would have had checkerboards on the fuselage.
5th Sep 2020, 09:57
Replies: 15
Views: 4,541
Posted By Dougie M

H, Heartfelt sympathies with the family. Followed...

H, Heartfelt sympathies with the family. Followed you from laarbruch to Lyneham Dougie M
5th Feb 2020, 11:38
Replies: 15
Views: 6,483
Posted By Dougie M

I was on that det to El Adem in April 68. 133...

I was on that det to El Adem in April 68. 133 apparently struck a metal post on the ridge prior to impacting the ground but that in itself would have put them too low to recover the situation.
31st Jan 2020, 14:06
Replies: 4,764
Views: 1,307,528
Posted By Dougie M

He looks so youthful and earnest before becoming...

He looks so youthful and earnest before becoming my Flt Cdr on SF. Extra i's or not.
30th Jan 2020, 19:07
Replies: 4,764
Views: 1,307,528
Posted By Dougie M

Fg Off Ogilivie, Holy Cow

Fg Off Ogilivie, Holy Cow
30th Jan 2020, 09:58
Replies: 103
Views: 37,740
Posted By Dougie M

Time to recommission the Coastel and position it...

Time to recommission the Coastel and position it off shore. Just a minute though. Where are the 1500 Chinese who arrived in the country without any med checks at all? This is discrimination.
29th Jan 2020, 20:28
Replies: 15
Views: 6,483
Posted By Dougie M

A man's got to know his limitations. Dirty Harry.

A man's got to know his limitations. Dirty Harry.
10th Jan 2020, 14:30
Replies: 121
Views: 51,332
Posted By Dougie M

Just felt a shiver. Goose Bay

Just felt a shiver. Goose Bay
29th Nov 2019, 13:41
Replies: 23
Views: 7,473
Posted By Dougie M

Wander 00 Cottesmore from June 69. We had the...

Wander 00
Cottesmore from June 69. We had the Varsities from Watton there too which were fun to fly in as Pilot's Assistant. A welcome break from life at Benson.
28th Nov 2019, 20:40
Replies: 23
Views: 7,473
Posted By Dougie M

I served on 115Sqn Argosies as part of 90...

I served on 115Sqn Argosies as part of 90 (Signals) Group and recall a visit to the HQ at Medmenham where a row of distinguished portraits were displayed without a single flying badge amongst them
29th Oct 2019, 14:27
Replies: 38
Views: 9,840
Posted By Dougie M

Anglian. The route to Mombasa was over Somalia...

Anglian.
The route to Mombasa was over Somalia Ethiopia and Kenya from Khormaksar. Without dip clearance it was mostly out over the Indian Ocean. I never went to Mombasa by way of Sudan.
1st Oct 2019, 19:19
Replies: 42
Views: 13,873
Posted By Dougie M

Allegedly the ladies loo of the Prussian Queen...

Allegedly the ladies loo of the Prussian Queen pub, reported in the press as "A flash in the pan"
1st Oct 2019, 14:35
Replies: 42
Views: 13,873
Posted By Dougie M

In the mid 60s Canberra Navs had to do the Vulcan...

In the mid 60s Canberra Navs had to do the Vulcan conventional delivery bomb aimers course based at Lindholme flying Varsities armed with 25ib smoke and flash bombs.
7th Aug 2019, 13:45
Replies: 28
Views: 8,520
Posted By Dougie M

After a mostly European Flying Exercise the...

After a mostly European Flying Exercise the R.A.F. crew including myself were asked to perform a national song. We found that a rendition of "Swing Low Sweet Chariot" with the silent verse and the...
28th Jul 2019, 11:07
Replies: 15
Views: 3,961
Posted By Dougie M

RIP Sir. I once was to take him to a function...

RIP Sir. I once was to take him to a function from Aden to Bahrain in an Argosy. It was a VIP flight but Bent Fred insisted on flying the aircraft both there and back. I hope the faint smell of gin...
11th Jun 2019, 15:48
Replies: 28
Views: 8,219
Posted By Dougie M

Congratulations TTN. Took the same step into the...

Congratulations TTN. Took the same step into the unknown that year. The RAF Ceremonial Sword is particularly good in the art of "sabrage" or uncorking champers. An energetic and enthusiastic pal...
8th Jun 2019, 19:10
Replies: 28
Views: 11,457
Posted By Dougie M

All those wishing to attend are requested to...

All those wishing to attend are requested to inform Paul "Ollie" Shepherd on [email protected]
6th May 2019, 13:43
Replies: 78
Views: 48,796
Posted By Dougie M

XV 193 Memorial Tree

A Memorial Tree will be planted by LXX Sqn at their HQ at Brize Norton on 23 May 2019 at 1615. There will be some words spoken followed by a refreshment break. Those wishing to attend should contact...
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