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30th Sep 2016, 02:27
Replies: 1,139
Views: 472,160
Posted By Woff1965

Wasn't one of Boeing's gripes that the Airbus...

Wasn't one of Boeing's gripes that the Airbus offering unfairly could haul cargo which the Kc 46 couldn't and this added capability therefore meant the USAF had used non-spec'd capabilities to go for...
Forum: Rotorheads
10th Oct 2015, 18:49
Replies: 9
Views: 11,022
Posted By Woff1965

Warning, that link comes up as Malware on my...

Warning, that link comes up as Malware on my anti-virus.
3rd Oct 2015, 12:24
Replies: 1,628
Views: 421,159
Posted By Woff1965

BAe played around a lot with militarised versions...

BAe played around a lot with militarised versions of the 146 AFAIR one version they showed in the late 80's-90's did have an enlarged cargo door.
1st Oct 2015, 09:38
Replies: 434
Views: 98,501
Posted By Woff1965

The US, Russian and China did not sign the...

The US, Russian and China did not sign the Convention on Cluster Munitions.

Here is a list of those countries that have
...
22nd Sep 2015, 07:50
Replies: 30
Views: 25,787
Posted By Woff1965

How would they actually fix that. I thought the...

How would they actually fix that. I thought the A340 had a composite wing without any joints.
27th Aug 2015, 13:29
Replies: 27
Views: 12,766
Posted By Woff1965

Brecon was a Hunt class minehunter, they use high...

Brecon was a Hunt class minehunter, they use high frequency sonars to look for small ground mines. This makes them ideally suited to search for objects on the seabed, they also carried divers to...
31st Jul 2015, 12:19
Replies: 22
Views: 8,257
Posted By Woff1965

Thanks for the prompt reply.

Thanks for the prompt reply.
31st Jul 2015, 02:20
Replies: 22
Views: 8,257
Posted By Woff1965

I found all of the above interesting as I had not...

I found all of the above interesting as I had not really thought about ejection seats in such detail previously. When a seat is described as zero-zero I hadn't considered what that really meant.
...
11th Jul 2015, 19:19
Replies: 12,075
Views: 3,095,993
Posted By Woff1965

Speaking of Command, BAE has just signed a deal...

Speaking of Command, BAE has just signed a deal with the developers.

Matrix Games - Slitherine and BAE Systems to start collaboration...
10th Apr 2015, 15:36
Replies: 99
Views: 20,712
Posted By Woff1965

What were Bear badges awarded for? Assuming...

What were Bear badges awarded for?

Assuming you don't have to kill me after telling me.
3rd Apr 2015, 11:29
Replies: 1,069
Views: 226,970
Posted By Woff1965

Now they are trying to stir up trouble in the...

Now they are trying to stir up trouble in the Czech republic

Russian bid for Czech hearts and minds - BBC News (http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-europe-32070184)
24th Mar 2015, 14:29
Replies: 1,069
Views: 226,970
Posted By Woff1965

Removed - comment no longer applies

Removed - comment no longer applies
14th Mar 2015, 23:14
Replies: 78
Views: 14,316
Posted By Woff1965

There is a crane in the bottom picture - that is...

There is a crane in the bottom picture - that is either just a bit random or is he going to do some bungee jumping.
24th Feb 2015, 15:20
Replies: 10
Views: 3,048
Posted By Woff1965

I think one reason is that if the aircraft loses...

I think one reason is that if the aircraft loses power on take off the turn avoids the carrier running over a) a ditched aircraft and b) the ejected crew.

Well that was what I was told once.
17th Feb 2015, 13:36
Replies: 87
Views: 19,283
Posted By Woff1965

I suspect that the "A10 replacement" USAF is...

I suspect that the "A10 replacement" USAF is looking at will turn out to be...The F35A.

The study will be full of "jointness", "data fusion" and "integration"; it will also be full of self...
16th Jan 2015, 14:38
Replies: 91
Views: 64,013
Posted By Woff1965

I was at Yeovilston in '82. Oddly enough I don't...

I was at Yeovilston in '82. Oddly enough I don't remember seeing the F104's but I still have hearing damage from the "re-enactment" of the retaking of Port Stanley.

They airlifted in a battery...
29th Dec 2014, 01:44
Replies: 12,075
Views: 3,095,993
Posted By Woff1965

I was talking about the sort of journalist who...

I was talking about the sort of journalist who sees doing celebrity puff pieces as a promotion rather than an excursion to hell. I was not talking about the kind who try to get things right.
28th Dec 2014, 15:11
Replies: 12,075
Views: 3,095,993
Posted By Woff1965

I am a civilian, I also have a strong interest in...

I am a civilian, I also have a strong interest in defence matters and lurk in here so I have some idea of what is really going on, as opposed to the junk fed to me by journo's or politicians. I...
28th Dec 2014, 02:43
Replies: 51
Views: 10,075
Posted By Woff1965

Harpoon may not be discriminating but SLAM/ER is...

Harpoon may not be discriminating but SLAM/ER is and the P8 can carry those too.

I am not sure if high altitude ASW is the way to go or not, but it would at least be less embarrassing than having...
1st Nov 2014, 11:36
Replies: 1,139
Views: 472,160
Posted By Woff1965

There fixed it for you.

There fixed it for you.
31st Oct 2014, 17:38
Replies: 1,139
Views: 472,160
Posted By Woff1965

Or NG realised the fix was in and decided not to...

Or NG realised the fix was in and decided not to waste any more money.
5th Jul 2009, 17:53
Replies: 3,441
Views: 664,396
Posted By Woff1965

I went to Waddo yesterday. Travelled up from...

I went to Waddo yesterday. Travelled up from South Wales on Friday and crashed at a mates house. Got stuck in the traffic into the show for some two and a half hours and didn't get in until gone...
4th Jan 2009, 13:23
Replies: 134
Views: 132,894
Posted By Woff1965

Talking about the Israeli's early attempts to...

Talking about the Israeli's early attempts to round up an airforce, didn't someone persuade the RAF to let him have some Beauforts to make a a film about Coastal Commands wartime exploits.

However...
3rd Jan 2009, 03:13
Replies: 33
Views: 7,331
Posted By Woff1965

I recall a report of an Iraqi Hind downing an...

I recall a report of an Iraqi Hind downing an Iranian F4 in the Iran-Iraq war in the early/mid 80's.

I have no idea whether it really happened though.
24th Oct 2008, 20:24
Replies: 3
Views: 1,447
Posted By Woff1965

This gets brought up whenever the great Bucc is...

This gets brought up whenever the great Bucc is discussed.

So far no one seems to know anyone with a copy of it or can find anyone to upload it to Youtube.

Shame as it was certainly stirring...
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