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29th Aug 2018, 01:46
Replies: 38
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Posted By GOLF_BRAVO_ZULU

As I recall Cone of Silence, they used an AVRO...

As I recall Cone of Silence, they used an AVRO Canada Jetliner.
29th Aug 2018, 01:24
27th Aug 2018, 10:04
Replies: 41
Views: 7,839
Posted By GOLF_BRAVO_ZULU

I'm pretty certain that Vulcan jet pipes were...

I'm pretty certain that Vulcan jet pipes were lagged with Refrasil, asbestos free. I thought that was in common usage....
7th Aug 2018, 12:12
Replies: 76
Views: 10,006
Posted By GOLF_BRAVO_ZULU

As an aside, I can understand calling it the...

As an aside, I can understand calling it the Lightning but not the II suffix. We don't do that. Over its life, the machine will evolve, so what happens when the MK2 comes along? Lightning II MK2? Are...
25th Apr 2018, 08:37
Replies: 59
Views: 16,915
Posted By GOLF_BRAVO_ZULU

A serious question with no ulterior motive; would...

A serious question with no ulterior motive; would the new facilities have been needed if we had continued with the Nimrod 4?
26th Mar 2018, 12:24
Replies: 170
Views: 49,041
Posted By GOLF_BRAVO_ZULU

Accepting that we no longer have a kipper fleet,...

Accepting that we no longer have a kipper fleet, I was amazed and annoyed that Coastal didn't even get a mention. So the Air Force contributions to the U-Boat battles were of less important than the...
20th Sep 2017, 23:01
Replies: 38
Views: 12,365
Posted By GOLF_BRAVO_ZULU

At least one of the house types will be at home...

At least one of the house types will be at home on the former aerodrome; https://www.redrow.co.uk/houses/woodford-garden-village-022166/blenheim
20th Sep 2017, 22:51
Replies: 13
Views: 3,808
Posted By GOLF_BRAVO_ZULU

Captain Dart, the UPKEEP weapon rotation motor...

Captain Dart, the UPKEEP weapon rotation motor was hydraulic and fed from the existing aircraft hydraulic circuit.
26th Jul 2017, 14:00
Replies: 125
Views: 24,315
Posted By GOLF_BRAVO_ZULU

The '51 onwards TON Class minesweeper looked a...

The '51 onwards TON Class minesweeper looked a bit out of place.
27th Jun 2017, 20:14
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Views: 1,408,477
Posted By GOLF_BRAVO_ZULU

The attached is pretty close to what I last saw...

The attached is pretty close to what I last saw in a ship, although I'm surprised that we moved away from WIN2000. The Command and Control System doesn't need the modern whizzy version with all the...
3rd May 2017, 00:41
Replies: 14
Views: 3,512
Posted By GOLF_BRAVO_ZULU

bobward. Only when it's Henry Blofeld

bobward. Only when it's Henry Blofeld
23rd Jan 2017, 23:07
Replies: 17
Views: 5,210
Posted By GOLF_BRAVO_ZULU

Traffic_Is_Er_Was Probably a Typo for "slotted"...

Traffic_Is_Er_Was
Probably a Typo for "slotted"
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3rd Jul 2016, 08:22
Replies: 89
Views: 15,232
Posted By GOLF_BRAVO_ZULU

To be factually correct; "with American designed,...

To be factually correct; "with American designed, built and maintained missiles". Let's not perpetuate the popular myth that we only rent our 2D5s.
29th May 2016, 23:05
Replies: 20
Views: 10,880
Posted By GOLF_BRAVO_ZULU

Speaking of a whole crew surviving abandonment of...

Speaking of a whole crew surviving abandonment of a Vulcan, probably the first was XA891 on 24 JUL 1959 near Brough aerodrome. As it was a development machine on a test flight from Woodford, it may...
3rd May 2016, 23:45
Replies: 29
Views: 10,206
Posted By GOLF_BRAVO_ZULU

Might be worth a revisit;...

Might be worth a revisit; http://www.pprune.org/aviation-history-nostalgia/48516-jan-zurakowski.html
27th Apr 2016, 16:26
Replies: 61
Views: 16,920
Posted By GOLF_BRAVO_ZULU

Briefly returning to the Thread subject; Rosyth...

Briefly returning to the Thread subject; Rosyth has the only dock capable of taking the QE Class. That also means we are stuck with it for all Upkeep Periods and certain DEDs (or whatever they're...
24th Apr 2016, 22:30
Replies: 14
Views: 4,837
Posted By GOLF_BRAVO_ZULU

Have Gun, Will Travel, Noggie Style.

I know that air traffic confusers aren't always popular but this seems a bit harsh;
Norwegian F-16 opens machine-gun fire at control tower by mistake | world | Hindustan Times...
17th Apr 2016, 15:58
Replies: 20
Views: 4,942
Posted By GOLF_BRAVO_ZULU

Good that you keep your crayons sharpened and at...

Good that you keep your crayons sharpened and at high readiness Heathrow Harry. Incidentally, have you heard anything of hanoijane recently?
15th Apr 2016, 19:51
Replies: 20
Views: 4,942
Posted By GOLF_BRAVO_ZULU

Arguably, the easy bit is the one that goes...

Arguably, the easy bit is the one that goes whoosh skywards. The clever bits are the bus and the re-entry bodies.
5th Apr 2016, 22:33
Replies: 31
Views: 7,192
Posted By GOLF_BRAVO_ZULU

BEagle, IRDK did eventually turn to, mid NOV 00,...

BEagle, IRDK did eventually turn to, mid NOV 00, and proceeded to be a pain in the bum. This is her entering harbour, taken from the rather lively bridge of the tug INDOMITABLE.
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19th Mar 2016, 08:59
Replies: 29
Views: 6,776
Posted By GOLF_BRAVO_ZULU

Transferring the Pension liability to the staff...

Transferring the Pension liability to the staff owning Departments will make meeting the 2% NATO "target" easier.
1st Mar 2016, 11:51
Replies: 38
Views: 14,694
Posted By GOLF_BRAVO_ZULU

Happily not wishful, I've seen the advert. The...

Happily not wishful, I've seen the advert. The Bald Buck in Lichfield was a bloody awful pub but they had a number of beer adverts in a quiet corner and that was amongst them. It wasn't a couple of...
7th Nov 2015, 23:53
Replies: 83
Views: 31,095
Posted By GOLF_BRAVO_ZULU

The Frog kit was 1/96 scale. Odd but still...

The Frog kit was 1/96 scale. Odd but still effective. If it was like the Vulcan MK1 kit, it fitted where it touched. Still easier than carving one out of a block of wood, though. :ok:
14th Oct 2015, 08:03
Replies: 57
Views: 14,113
Posted By GOLF_BRAVO_ZULU

On Radio 4 yesterday, they had the mating call of...

On Radio 4 yesterday, they had the mating call of a Vulcan on the Today Programme around 2:39:15 BBC Radio 4 - Today, 13/10/2015 (http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/b06gqx6b)
14th Oct 2015, 07:58
Replies: 122
Views: 22,217
Posted By GOLF_BRAVO_ZULU

Making a change from Tweet of the Day, there was...

Making a change from Tweet of the Day, there was a recording of the Vulcan mating call on the Today Programme yesterday. It's around point 2:39:15 BBC Radio 4 - Today, 13/10/2015...
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