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18th Mar 2011, 14:53
Replies: 40
Views: 6,547
Posted By ECMO1

If the Italians decide to join they can provide...

If the Italians decide to join they can provide SEAD with their HARM equipped Tornado ECR, same capability as Germany.
2nd Dec 2010, 16:29
Replies: 15
Views: 4,546
Posted By ECMO1

Jet Engine Transfer at Sea

I have no clue where they come up with the idea that it is normal practise to transfer jet engines by COD. As GK121 points out the normal mode is via UNREP, which was a little interesting because you...
8th Sep 2010, 15:14
Replies: 63
Views: 10,607
Posted By ECMO1

Eighth Air Force Memorial

There is a memorial at Arlington National Cemetery in Washington DC. Not nearly as impressive as the one under discussion.

http://www.arlingtoncemetery.net/eighth-af02.jpg
4th May 2010, 14:56
Replies: 9
Views: 2,628
Posted By ECMO1

NATEX Shopping Curtailed

The German customs boys have been hanging around and checking people shopping at the NATEX. If you don't have an ID card for GK specifically (JFC Brussum doesn't count) they asked you to pay the VAT...
13th Apr 2010, 11:34
Replies: 34
Views: 8,135
Posted By ECMO1

Defending US Airspace

ES: Actually the defense of US airspace is controlled by NORAD, a joint US and Canadian command. Both countries maintain some level of alert aircraft and cross border policies are in place. However,...
1st Mar 2010, 06:51
Replies: 283
Views: 54,042
Posted By ECMO1

Boeing versus Grumman

Let me be up front with respect to my comment. I am an American taxpayer. I am a Boeing shareholder. And I have tanked off of numerous tankers from various nations in the past.

My major problem...
23rd Feb 2010, 15:57
Replies: 19
Views: 5,214
Posted By ECMO1

Actually the Australians have been flying Hornets...

Actually the Australians have been flying Hornets since 1982 as their replacement for the Mirage. They rejected the F-15 since (at that time) it had no air-to-ground capabilities. The planned buy of...
19th Oct 2009, 16:23
Replies: 56
Views: 11,433
Posted By ECMO1

Current Tanker Information

Have you considered looking at ATP-56(B)? Especially the country annexes which contains a significant amount of the information you are looking for. See RAF - Air to Air Refuelling - ATP-56(B)...
19th Oct 2009, 16:05
Replies: 13
Views: 9,611
Posted By ECMO1

Getting into USN

Based on your location, I would have to note that first off you have to be a US citizen to become an officer in the USN. To apply through OCS you have to complete a college degree (BS/BA)....
12th Oct 2009, 06:08
Replies: 46
Views: 8,338
Posted By ECMO1

Bombs on Lybia

Best I heard of was from one of the F-111 during the Lybian raid. Apparently as the crosshairs centered up and you could see the plane shake as the two bombs seperated, the next thing you heard on...
7th Oct 2009, 10:49
Replies: 839
Views: 178,576
Posted By ECMO1

Update to JSF Second Engine

Another article which might be of interest regarding the JSF.

Reuters.com
October 6, 2009 House, Senate Negotiators Fund Second F-35 Engine
By Andrea Shalal-Esa, Reuters
WASHINGTON -- U.S....
18th Sep 2009, 06:39
Replies: 38
Views: 16,289
Posted By ECMO1

Other UK Bases

Croughton doesn't have anything to do with Lakenheath and Mildenhall. It is a significant comm relay point, especially for the US State Department. If the JAC at Molesworth is moved then stand by for...
3rd Sep 2009, 13:08
Replies: 192
Views: 129,243
Posted By ECMO1

More info from AFHRA

Further to my last posting, here is the additional history source I was able to gather at Maxwell AFB.

Source: USAF Air Force Historical Research Agency, Maxwell AFB, Montgomery AL
K-WG-91-HI,...
2nd Sep 2009, 18:29
Replies: 68
Views: 38,345
Posted By ECMO1

COIN Aircraft: US Navy already at work?

Ran across this article a few weeks ago, but it might be older than that.U.S. Eyes Super Tucano for SpecOps Work

By andrew scutro



The U.S. Navy's new Irregular Warfare office has been...
25th Aug 2009, 14:36
Replies: 192
Views: 129,243
Posted By ECMO1

Information from US

I was recently over in the states and had to visit Maxwell AFB on an unrelated matter. However, this thread had been so interesting I wanted to see what I could quickly dig up in the short time I had...
8th May 2009, 12:58
Replies: 839
Views: 178,576
Posted By ECMO1

AIRBUS CEO Interview

Der Spiegel is carrying an interview with the CEO of Airbus, translated in English. The interview is from 30 March but they just had it on their english web site. Based on what he is saying (or not...
24th Mar 2009, 17:14
Replies: 236
Views: 37,736
Posted By ECMO1

Relations with the USAF?

If he really said that, CAS will have a hard time getting along with the USAF Chief of Staff, Gen Norton A. Schwartz (http://www.af.mil/bios/bio.asp?bioID=7077). Spec Ops and trash hauling...
26th Feb 2009, 15:32
Replies: 33
Views: 8,229
Posted By ECMO1

UK on exchange

There is a navigator position out in Whidbey Island flying the EA-6B being filled by RAF. Same deal as Lone Kestral, at the RAG, but still going to the boat for day and night traps. Much more fun...
9th Jan 2009, 14:40
Replies: 22
Views: 2,668
Posted By ECMO1

Small Correction

Not quite right. The decision to hit two widely dispersed target areas (3 targets in Tripoli area and two targets near Benghazi) simultaniously drove the decision to split the targets between USAF...
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