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11th Aug 2019, 20:36
Replies: 102
Views: 50,096
Posted By 60024

I met him at the Battle of Britain Museum on his...

I met him at the Battle of Britain Museum on his 70th birthday. I was subsequently sent a signed copy of his biography inscribed with best wishes for my flying training. Still got the book, though I...
13th Mar 2019, 09:07
Replies: 16
Views: 3,840
Posted By 60024

It's ok, he/she has got a spare......

It's ok, he/she has got a spare......
19th Apr 2018, 20:51
Replies: 1,950
Views: 323,910
Posted By 60024

I fired my Weber up for the first time this...

I fired my Weber up for the first time this season yesterday. It was bought in the Rheindahlen BX in 1988. The main problem is that my local sainsbury's sell charcoal that is 99% smoke, just to annoy...
29th Mar 2018, 20:24
Replies: 71
Views: 9,703
Posted By 60024

I had my 30 hours at Eastleigh in 1978 and...

I had my 30 hours at Eastleigh in 1978 and retired last year. One of the chaps on the course after mine subsequently landed on a Spanish freighter....

I was somewhat taken aback during the last...
5th Mar 2018, 10:35
Replies: 20
Views: 4,577
Posted By 60024

iirc there was a lot of concrete shrapnel damage...

iirc there was a lot of concrete shrapnel damage to the fuselage, only the crutching mechanism of the port drop tank remained and the port intake was split in two where a whip aerial on top of the...
29th Oct 2017, 12:13
Replies: 33
Views: 7,667
Posted By 60024

There was a Dutch F-27 display in the late 1970s...

There was a Dutch F-27 display in the late 1970s that was flown with one of the props feathered. Saw it at IAT/RIAT a couple of times iirc.
8th Sep 2017, 17:28
Replies: 20
Views: 10,287
Posted By 60024

I agree with the comments about the cover photo....

I agree with the comments about the cover photo. My copy arrived yesterday in the post from RAFBF, which seems odd seeing as it it not being released until Monday.

Incidentally, the caption to the...
17th Aug 2017, 18:16
Replies: 74
Views: 14,746
Posted By 60024

I reckon you have answered your own question in...

I reckon you have answered your own question in line three....
18th Jul 2017, 14:04
Replies: 40
Views: 7,346
Posted By 60024

Remember seeing a Canadian five-ship in filthy...

Remember seeing a Canadian five-ship in filthy weather at one of the Biggin Hill shows in the late 1970s. I have a couple of slides somewhere in storage with a loose gaggle of them all with the...
29th Jun 2017, 16:21
Replies: 7
Views: 1,972
Posted By 60024

Thanks David. My wife thought they were red from...

Thanks David. My wife thought they were red from where she was.
29th Jun 2017, 11:40
Replies: 54
Views: 19,266
Posted By 60024

I was approaching my 56th birthday when I stopped...

I was approaching my 56th birthday when I stopped in March. A month or so before that I flew in a 111 yr old cockpit on an OLF sortie👹👹. If it's all you've ever done then it is perfectly normal.
29th Jun 2017, 11:34
Replies: 7
Views: 1,972
Posted By 60024

Hawk 3-ship over Guildford

Anyone know why a Hawk 3-ship was flying around in Vic just north of Guildford at around 1210 on 29 June? Possibly in Farnborough's radar pattern. Good to see, though obviously not low enough!...
3rd May 2017, 14:32
Replies: 75
Views: 14,285
Posted By 60024

Not in the GR1/4. Leon mentioned rocking a switch...

Not in the GR1/4. Leon mentioned rocking a switch on the end of the throttles to select which radio, but that wasn't the case with the GR, the sector is on the stick.

The red button on the stick...
15th Apr 2017, 20:47
Replies: 63
Views: 17,370
Posted By 60024

I might have expected to see the rudders move as...

I might have expected to see the rudders move as the jet was turned under its own power....
24th Mar 2017, 16:56
Replies: 101
Views: 34,261
Posted By 60024

Which was all very well until the first use when...

Which was all very well until the first use when it was discovered that PSA (?) had incorporated air bubbles into the concrete. When hot, air expands.....:eek:
4th Mar 2017, 16:43
Replies: 6
Views: 3,537
Posted By 60024

Instructional airframe going to the tech school...

Instructional airframe going to the tech school at Cosford I heard.

Beaten to it by one minute!
24th Jan 2017, 19:30
Replies: 18
Views: 5,823
Posted By 60024

Spanky was there 86-87 IIRC

Spanky was there 86-87 IIRC
22nd Jan 2017, 17:25
Replies: 18
Views: 5,823
Posted By 60024

For Local Hero, the filming in the fishing...

For Local Hero, the filming in the fishing village took place next door to Rosehearty Range at Pennen, hence the frequent jet noise. I guess the film crew decided that if you can't beat them......
12th May 2016, 09:28
Replies: 15
Views: 2,012
Posted By 60024

Thanks Stuff.

Thanks Stuff.
12th May 2016, 08:41
Replies: 15
Views: 2,012
Posted By 60024

Travel Insurance - Service cancellation cover

After many years with MRL providing my Travel Insurance, including cover for cancellation for Service reasons MRL have told me that they can no longer offer cancellation for Service reasons. The...
15th Feb 2016, 08:50
Replies: 31
Views: 5,099
Posted By 60024

Willard, <<<Local optician, quite by chance, is...

Willard,
<<<Local optician, quite by chance, is called Memory.>>

If the Memory Opticians is the same one in Wiltshire I went to, Mammary opticians would have been more appropriate! My new specs...
4th Aug 2015, 13:12
Replies: 51
Views: 38,574
Posted By 60024

Whereas on the apple maps app there are all sorts...

Whereas on the apple maps app there are all sorts of aircraft that appear to have been cut out by a ten year old and pasted on
24th Feb 2015, 18:29
Replies: 12
Views: 5,461
Posted By 60024

West Raynham is already covered in panels. The...

West Raynham is already covered in panels. The runway appears to be an access road now. The old Bloodhound site has been left alone - so far.
29th Jan 2015, 21:20
Replies: 20
Views: 7,091
Posted By 60024

On the BBC 10pm news the reporter in the studio...

On the BBC 10pm news the reporter in the studio stated it was Tornados that made the interception again......http://www.pprune.org/images/smilies/thumbs.gif
25th Dec 2014, 11:05
Replies: 7
Views: 2,909
Posted By 60024

Santa's flown past quarters at Lossie this...

Santa's flown past quarters at Lossie this morning waving from his yellow sleigh. Well done guys :D
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