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3rd Dec 2021, 14:55
Replies: 12
Views: 3,801
Posted By Rigga

Cheers Bob, Exercises near Thetford don't...

Cheers Bob,
Exercises near Thetford don't usually come this far east for fuel and mostly go North to raid Marham's tanks..maybe F35's don't use paraffin?
2nd Dec 2021, 15:26
Replies: 12
Views: 3,801
Posted By Rigga

Rare because we don't see them over this way much...

Rare because we don't see them over this way much - Marham must be shut or run out of fuel? (perhaps I shouldn't say that out loud!)
2nd Dec 2021, 15:19
Replies: 165
Views: 26,646
Posted By Rigga

Surely they will end up as LA or SA - Leading or...

Surely they will end up as LA or SA - Leading or Senior Aviator?

Though I have some pity for the Acting Aviators!
1st Dec 2021, 15:19
Replies: 12
Views: 3,801
Posted By Rigga

Rare Chinooks!

After quizzing my ears for a short while - I've just spotted not one but two Chinooks going into Norwich Airport!

Lots of aerials on top? New Uckers Tables?
Forum: Rotorheads
30th Nov 2021, 19:30
Replies: 152
Views: 35,681
Posted By Rigga

No chance! Not enough fingers in pies....

No chance!
Not enough fingers in pies....
28th Nov 2021, 22:34
Replies: 72
Views: 10,870
Posted By Rigga

The Turks can turn back boats in international...

The Turks can turn back boats in international waters - there aren’t any international waters in the narrows of the Channel. Just English or French waters and once in English waters ‘we’ are obliged...
28th Nov 2021, 16:03
Replies: 7
Views: 2,340
Posted By Rigga

On a positive view, Coltishall’s houses and shops...

On a positive view, Coltishall’s houses and shops were all re-occupied quite quickly and is now a sought after area…despite HMP BURE on the doorstep!
28th Nov 2021, 15:57
Replies: 165
Views: 26,646
Posted By Rigga

The poor Diversity induced Wokies are catching up...

The poor Diversity induced Wokies are catching up with the spams who changed to this term a few months ago….a complete travesty in my view.

Driven, no doubt, by MOD hiring a diversity and equality...
Forum: Rotorheads
28th Nov 2021, 15:42
Replies: 152
Views: 35,681
Posted By Rigga

Hmmmm….Leonardo or Airbus UK? Well, let me...

Hmmmm….Leonardo or Airbus UK?

Well, let me see…

Leonardo UK (Yeovil?) can’t be any worse than the main factory in Italy for delivery erm…standards (yes, thats the word).

And AHUK seem to...
20th Nov 2021, 16:58
Replies: 36
Views: 7,065
Posted By Rigga

Yes, I understand the amounts of looms, back...

Yes, I understand the amounts of looms, back plates and mounting brackets that must've been in use and are still in place even after being 'stripped'. Often not a stopper for the right price.
...
19th Nov 2021, 12:09
Replies: 36
Views: 7,065
Posted By Rigga

Quite often seen on the Interiors Design market -...

Quite often seen on the Interiors Design market - additional holes and even large gaps aren't really an issue - Skin changes if needed.
I sold three ex-police aircraft and the buyer repaired and...
19th Nov 2021, 12:01
Replies: 48
Views: 7,931
Posted By Rigga

I'm just think of the steps needed to get the...

I'm just think of the steps needed to get the crew off it....
Forum: Rotorheads
19th Nov 2021, 11:50
Replies: 7
Views: 2,732
Posted By Rigga

I understand two of their helicopters stopped...

I understand two of their helicopters stopped flying some months ago....
Forum: Rotorheads
19th Nov 2021, 11:44
Replies: 266
Views: 89,527
Posted By Rigga

LOL! Babcock are still flying in Avincis'...

LOL! Babcock are still flying in Avincis' colours!!!
5th Nov 2021, 20:12
Replies: 95
Views: 11,530
Posted By Rigga

Still stamping in 1975!

Still stamping in 1975!
3rd Nov 2021, 00:34
Replies: 95
Views: 11,530
Posted By Rigga

Spot on! - Not the starter relay but the igniter...

Spot on! - Not the starter relay but the igniter box under there.
30th Oct 2021, 11:21
Replies: 44
Views: 12,362
Posted By Rigga

I believe that Colts ex-quarters are well envied...

I believe that Colts ex-quarters are well envied within Norfolk now that they’re occupier owned.

I raised a Gen-App to leave Odiham's quarters in the mid 80s due to the cost of coal fired...
29th Oct 2021, 21:04
Replies: 95
Views: 11,530
Posted By Rigga

It’s Maurice. And maybe I should just place an...

It’s Maurice. And maybe I should just place an order for a weathervane from you - excellent work!!
29th Oct 2021, 11:01
Replies: 95
Views: 11,530
Posted By Rigga

CJ - Well, it seems you live opposite to my...

CJ - Well, it seems you live opposite to my recent (23rd Oct 21) Son-In-Laws’s Grandad!

I saw your weather vane some months ago and have already drawn designs to make a copy! - having noted the...
29th Oct 2021, 10:18
Replies: 95
Views: 11,530
Posted By Rigga

Speaking as an ex-Rigga, During 1975/6, several...

Speaking as an ex-Rigga,
During 1975/6, several Instructors took me on their SCTs and I was taught how to ‘fly’ a Whirlwind - minus the Take-off and landings of course! I think they must’ve had a...
28th Oct 2021, 23:33
Replies: 95
Views: 11,530
Posted By Rigga

Is that weather vane on the Norfolk Coast?

Is that weather vane on the Norfolk Coast?
28th Oct 2021, 23:32
Replies: 95
Views: 11,530
Posted By Rigga

I believe that civil registered WS-55 Whirlwinds...

I believe that civil registered WS-55 Whirlwinds had a second hydraulic system.
30th Sep 2021, 14:17
Replies: 25
Views: 7,630
Posted By Rigga

I don't seem to recall that pay rise at all! The...

I don't seem to recall that pay rise at all! The biggest rise I remember was in 76/77 when we got 17% (and here I shall quote the writing on the Hangar Fire Doors at Tern Hill - 17% of [email protected] all is...
7th Aug 2021, 15:59
Replies: 42
Views: 11,941
Posted By Rigga

I recently wrote about the closure of Laarbruch...

I recently wrote about the closure of Laarbruch and that a farmer bought a steel cabinet at an auction for a piffling amount (lets say less than DM100) and when he open ended it found a Harrier PFCU...
16th Jul 2021, 21:25
Replies: 29
Views: 8,987
Posted By Rigga

So, I must've been working on the Whirlwinds at...

So, I must've been working on the Whirlwinds at Shawbury at the same time you were studenting?
7th Jul 2021, 11:42
Replies: 33
Views: 4,018
Posted By Rigga

Similar situation at Laarbruch where the emphasis...

Similar situation at Laarbruch where the emphasis was on Blue, Black and Pink zones containing said buckets of sunshine before the IRA got busy in Europe. The twist there was that, because I lived in...
6th Jul 2021, 14:32
Replies: 82
Views: 22,277
Posted By Rigga

BP said: "Nothing changes and there will always...

BP said: "Nothing changes and there will always be censorship and the old boys act."

To improve our lives, we can only do that which we can - while others can do that which they want.
28th Jun 2021, 14:55
Replies: 623
Views: 121,194
Posted By Rigga

I have a brother that my daughters call "Uncle...

I have a brother that my daughters call "Uncle Eleven" - If we'd been to Tenerife, he'd been to Eleven-erife!
28th Jun 2021, 14:50
Replies: 82
Views: 22,277
Posted By Rigga

Got it - thanks.

Got it - thanks.
27th Jun 2021, 20:08
Replies: 623
Views: 121,194
Posted By Rigga

On joining 78sqn at MPA, many moons ago, a fellow...

On joining 78sqn at MPA, many moons ago, a fellow Cpl introduced himself to me as follows: "Aye Marra, me name's Boggy, they calls me that cuz ahm alles in the Sh1te".

...and it was true.
22nd Jun 2021, 13:48
Replies: 46
Views: 11,614
Posted By Rigga

Air Pig, Yes, it is the same case - I believe he...

Air Pig, Yes, it is the same case - I believe he resigned his commission before the case came to court - I think in that way the scum can keep his pension.
22nd Jun 2021, 00:15
Replies: 46
Views: 11,614
Posted By Rigga

I thought he resigned some while ago - and...

I thought he resigned some while ago - and ensured his pension was paid...
21st Jun 2021, 15:25
Replies: 43
Views: 16,075
Posted By Rigga

Having lost blood, sweat and fingernails to BLC...

Having lost blood, sweat and fingernails to BLC ducting (and Cono Seals) I'd like to say this bloke stands out amongst a crowd of idiots as their leader.
21st Jun 2021, 15:20
Replies: 7
Views: 2,890
Posted By Rigga

C.O.C.O. (Contractor Owned Contractor Operated)...

C.O.C.O. (Contractor Owned Contractor Operated) would be the USA's best way out of the "home industry" debate IMO.
Forum: Rotorheads
21st Jun 2021, 15:09
Replies: 56
Views: 11,978
Posted By Rigga

That is very likely with a UK AOC.

That is very likely with a UK AOC.
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