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30th Jun 2021, 12:56
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Posted By posso

Looks like their not taking last nights result...

Looks like their not taking last nights result lying down!
20th Dec 2020, 15:08
Replies: 0
Views: 652
Posted By posso

BEA hijack attempt Dublin 1960s

Hi All, Trying to find out any info relating to an attempted hijack of a BEA aircraft at Dublin airport in the early 1960s. It seems that the attempt was thwarted by a crew member Ked James or...
27th Aug 2020, 21:36
Replies: 203
Views: 34,391
Posted By posso

Surely the answer is to move it all down the road...

Surely the answer is to move it all down the road to Stanstead, ample parking at bargain prices. Given the current much reduced levels of airline traffic all those Ryanair flights could be diverted...
6th Jun 2020, 13:15
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Views: 227,333
Posted By posso

Ta for that 750XL

Ta for that 750XL
6th Jun 2020, 12:42
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Views: 227,333
Posted By posso

USAF KC135 62-3551, currently flying orbits...

USAF KC135 62-3551, currently flying orbits 16,000 ft just south of the Isle of Wight. Unusual for this part of the world, whats uncle sam up to I wonder?
21st May 2020, 12:10
Replies: 2
Views: 709
Posted By posso

Lead a/c was a Nanchang CJ6 + 2 x Extra 330s and...

Lead a/c was a Nanchang CJ6 + 2 x Extra 330s and an RV4 , heading home from Sandown IOW...wherever home was!
9th May 2020, 14:03
Replies: 6
Views: 1,213
Posted By posso

Southampton Uni drone G-CLLU the first arrival at...

Southampton Uni drone G-CLLU the first arrival at Binstead International today at 14.30hrs approx., having made the hop across from Lee. Hope they brought me something nice!
26th Apr 2020, 21:31
Replies: 6
Views: 1,213
Posted By posso

Looks like it could be boom time at Binstead...

Looks like it could be boom time at Binstead International airport! (Little used private strip at Newnham farm). Being a local IOW yokel will watch with interest see if it ever happens. Despite the...
Forum: Jet Blast
10th Feb 2020, 21:56
Replies: 20
Views: 3,100
Posted By posso

Without seeing the contents, perhaps a spare...

Without seeing the contents, perhaps a spare bubble for a military issue clino / spirit level?

Whatever it is, deeply annoying as it was found only about 1/2 mile from where I sit..would have had...
Forum: Jet Blast
18th Dec 2019, 21:23
Replies: 6
Views: 910
Posted By posso

My Lud,..My client has ....I mean is an...

My Lud,..My client has ....I mean is an upstanding member of the community.
Forum: Jet Blast
21st Nov 2019, 18:22
Replies: 95
Views: 13,493
Posted By posso

Back in the 1970s the British Hovercraft Corp,...

Back in the 1970s the British Hovercraft Corp, Cowes Isle of Wight, supplied a number of their BH7 craft to the Iranian Navy. These fairly sizable 50 ton troop carrying craft, came with suitable WC...
Forum: Jet Blast
5th Mar 2019, 21:41
Replies: 17
Views: 1,502
Posted By posso

Seem to recall many years back there was a...

Seem to recall many years back there was a radical anti-whale action group going by the name of S.L.O.P...(Save Lots Of Plankton), Get the harpoons out, fire up the Barbie!
Forum: Jet Blast
14th Dec 2018, 21:12
Replies: 79
Views: 9,846
Posted By posso

Bristol Freighter - Unfortunate typo on order...

Bristol Freighter - Unfortunate typo on order form for WW1 biplane
Forum: Jet Blast
13th Dec 2018, 21:27
Replies: 79
Views: 9,846
Posted By posso

Ilyushin - Mental confusion sometimes brought on...

Ilyushin - Mental confusion sometimes brought on after too much vodka
Forum: Jet Blast
12th Dec 2018, 19:32
Replies: 79
Views: 9,846
Posted By posso

SPITFIRE - Journalistic term for any aeroplane...

SPITFIRE - Journalistic term for any aeroplane fitted with a propeller

JUMBO JET - Journalistic term for any aeroplane that is not a Spitfire
26th Jul 2018, 19:42
Replies: 21
Views: 2,700
Posted By posso

One of my favourite Mary Ellis stories relates to...

One of my favourite Mary Ellis stories relates to a conversation concerning the many different types she had flown, most of these being tail-draggers.
The question was asked of her 'So what was the...
Forum: Jet Blast
2nd May 2018, 09:10
Replies: 44
Views: 3,919
Posted By posso

Brings to mind a sequence from Life of...

Brings to mind a sequence from Life of Brian....hopefully someone will post a link!
7th Mar 2018, 18:39
Replies: 38
Views: 4,506
Posted By posso

Back in 2006 there was a short lived service...

Back in 2006 there was a short lived service operated by Wight Airlines..Sandown Isle of Wight to LCY. Three round trips a day using Navajo G-BBNT.
They did a 75 quid day return special, so had to...
Forum: Jet Blast
28th Feb 2018, 21:29
Replies: 64
Views: 7,824
Posted By posso

Just to put the thrust reverse on so to speak,...

Just to put the thrust reverse on so to speak, Any truth in the rumour that back in the day (1980s), Doug Arnold bought the ex Dan air Comet G-BDIT had it flown into Blackbushe supposedly for use as...
25th Apr 2016, 21:36
Replies: 47
Views: 6,015
Posted By posso

Going back a few years there was G-AWOG Twin...

Going back a few years there was G-AWOG Twin Comanche owned by the (late), HRH Prince William of Gloucester.


Seem to recall even back then 1968, eyebrows were raised at the choice of letters,...
13th Sep 2015, 22:19
Replies: 5
Views: 2,406
Posted By posso

Samuel Kinkead's final resting place is Fawley...

Samuel Kinkead's final resting place is Fawley Parish Church. See the pic as per the link, posted by Planemike.
I visited a few years back, fresh flowers on the grave, someone still cared it seems.
2nd Sep 2015, 21:45
Replies: 9
Views: 3,085
Posted By posso

Hi Towteambase...yup that's Yarmouth IOW rather...

Hi Towteambase...yup that's Yarmouth IOW rather than Great Yarmouth!


I think the exercise is just a distraction for the IOW to invade mainland UK, do away with the place in Norfolk.
2nd Sep 2015, 21:39
Replies: 9
Views: 3,085
Posted By posso

It or maybe two?... out and about again today. ...

It or maybe two?... out and about again today.


Seen whilst driving home this evening, not conducive to safe motoring!
2nd Sep 2015, 20:26
Replies: 9
Views: 3,085
Posted By posso

Also seen in the skies over the Isle of Wight,...

Also seen in the skies over the Isle of Wight, participating in military exercises currently taking place on the Island. (Newtown ranges near Yarmouth).


Pics and details can be found on the...
2nd Jun 2015, 22:59
Replies: 1,063
Views: 703,234
Posted By posso

As told to me by one who was there, a few years...

As told to me by one who was there, a few years back...the place one of England's off shore islands.


A noted local dignitary was normally the chosen one to meet and greet visiting Royals.
With...
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