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3rd Nov 2020, 16:51
Replies: 249
Views: 48,083
Posted By Rocket2

Wasn't there a design for the Vickers Funbus as a...

Wasn't there a design for the Vickers Funbus as a bomber (& indeed a maritime patrol aircraft) both fitted with a bomb bay & disposable pods under the wings? If I recall in the bomber role it could...
9th Oct 2020, 18:01
Replies: 301
Views: 36,490
Posted By Rocket2

Out of interest what happened to the one painted...

Out of interest what happened to the one painted in BOAC colours? What a waste of all that money, time & effort if it's gone to the scrappy.
25th Aug 2020, 17:15
Replies: 130
Views: 34,493
Posted By Rocket2

What's the state of the Tristars, have they been...

What's the state of the Tristars, have they been scrapped yet?
19th Jun 2020, 16:41
Replies: 5
Views: 882
Posted By Rocket2

Broadband Providers

Okay, I'm one of the stupid people who haven't swapped our providers for a long time, still with EE whose prices are going through the roof month on month, entirely my fault.
So looking at...
5th Jun 2020, 14:28
Replies: 41
Views: 9,686
Posted By Rocket2

Scoobytopdog, we had to check the kneeling u/c...

Scoobytopdog, we had to check the kneeling u/c every month if memory serves correct, yes we used the system for loading freight on & off for the overseas trips we did, seldom any problems with it...
4th Jun 2020, 09:29
Replies: 41
Views: 9,686
Posted By Rocket2

As Brevet says, at least for the mighty 115...

As Brevet says, at least for the mighty 115 operations, very happy days working on the best squadron (with the best boss) in the RAF by far (IMHO)
17th Apr 2020, 18:01
Replies: 21
Views: 1,418
Posted By Rocket2

Thanks PJD - I used to be able to block senders...

Thanks PJD - I used to be able to block senders as you describe but just lately if I do this with some I get a message saying that Outlook is unable to block the sender so I delete it anway & of...
17th Apr 2020, 15:59
Replies: 21
Views: 1,418
Posted By Rocket2

Problem with Outlook

Hi - recently I've been getting Spam (sometimes quite threataning) that while I can report (I assume that this is looked at) but cannot block the sender. Is there anything I can do? I have Avast...
12th Apr 2020, 17:38
Replies: 97
Views: 33,149
Posted By Rocket2

When I serviced Brawdy's Meteors, the legendary...

When I serviced Brawdy's Meteors, the legendary Puddy Catt would always pee on the port wheel before crewing in. I was somewhat disgusted by this & eventually asked him why he did it (expecting a...
6th Mar 2020, 11:08
Replies: 742
Views: 277,187
Posted By Rocket2

Mechta - I meant recently. I seem to recall...

Mechta - I meant recently. I seem to recall seeing pictures last year of TF back in silver paintwork following a major rebuild.
5th Mar 2020, 11:26
Replies: 742
Views: 277,187
Posted By Rocket2

Am I correct in thinking that TF has been...

Am I correct in thinking that TF has been re-painted? Many happy hours flying her at Bicester.
3rd Mar 2020, 20:50
Replies: 43
Views: 15,557
Posted By Rocket2

Smile So people can't work, therefore no wages & can't...

So people can't work, therefore no wages & can't afford to fly, flying clubs go bust, lots of unused airspace, airfields add "International (or London) to their name & make applications to expand...
11th Feb 2020, 12:04
Replies: 42
Views: 10,446
Posted By Rocket2

"but they would have to make an extremely...

"but they would have to make an extremely attractive offer to get us out of bed in the morning"

Jeez the thought of having to do 100 day checks again (that usually took 30 days to complete on the...
Forum: Rotorheads
10th Feb 2020, 12:38
Replies: 22
Views: 10,617
Posted By Rocket2

Hughes - mates photos show both blades tied down...

Hughes - mates photos show both blades tied down so fingers crossed, hope the low life get caught but somehow doubt it :*
Forum: Rotorheads
9th Feb 2020, 11:53
Replies: 22
Views: 10,617
Posted By Rocket2

MG - correct, Salusa that's what G-INFO says & it...

MG - correct, Salusa that's what G-INFO says & it has two blades (or did :O). Just curious given the forecast why it was left in an exposed area & not flown home. Blue skies all.
Forum: Rotorheads
8th Feb 2020, 21:51
Replies: 22
Views: 10,617
Posted By Rocket2

Thanks folks, to be a bit more specific its a B...

Thanks folks, to be a bit more specific its a B 212, forgive the "Huey" term. Definitely unattended (pictures available)
Forum: Rotorheads
8th Feb 2020, 19:44
Replies: 22
Views: 10,617
Posted By Rocket2

Abandoned Huey Spotted

A mate of mine was out walking in the hills somewhere in the UK today & found an apparently serviceable G registered Huey abandoned in "the middle of nowhere" - registration & location withheld to...
2nd Feb 2020, 13:02
Replies: 15
Views: 5,728
Posted By Rocket2

ShyTorque - I well remember seeing that as well &...

ShyTorque - I well remember seeing that as well & sent a message to Chris Hadfield who I'd only recently met, never got an answer unfortunately.
12th Dec 2019, 19:29
Replies: 74
Views: 17,219
Posted By Rocket2

The infamous Bumblemunk, many happy hours flying...

The infamous Bumblemunk, many happy hours flying TF but one alarming descent when the canopy came off the rails, I held onto it all the way down!
18th Nov 2019, 20:33
Replies: 19
Views: 5,898
Posted By Rocket2

I was blessed to fly with Puddy on several...

I was blessed to fly with Puddy on several occasions in Lady Clementine as SAC plonk in charge of making & launching the targets & being a general nuisance repairing the VASF aircraft at Brawdy...
Forum: Rotorheads
29th Sep 2019, 15:51
Replies: 65
Views: 41,430
Posted By Rocket2

As a (small) supporter of this charity I feel the...

As a (small) supporter of this charity I feel the CAA & the charity should issue a statement stating why the AOC remains delayed, as stated (I am in the aviation business) there must be problems.
25th Sep 2019, 17:29
Replies: 7
Views: 4,046
Posted By Rocket2

A friend of mine also remebers the rather large...

A friend of mine also remebers the rather large bang from the test bombs too, several large holes on Ashley Heath, usualy filled with water
20th Sep 2019, 20:39
Replies: 106
Views: 26,061
Posted By Rocket2

Talking Did they treat his bruises with Voltarol? :O

Did they treat his bruises with Voltarol? :O
17th Jul 2019, 20:18
Replies: 11
Views: 3,233
Posted By Rocket2

Dagenham - with respect the correct name is...

Dagenham - with respect the correct name is Cobham (after the great Sir Alan) not Chobham, also unless the aircraft was painted dark blue with a rather dashing white flash on the fin with COBHAM...
22nd May 2019, 20:36
Replies: 4
Views: 2,680
Posted By Rocket2

"Between Cherry Point with Harriers and Luke with...

"Between Cherry Point with Harriers and Luke with F16 there’s quite the parts collection available"
And quite a lot of carbon fibre dust I'd imagine :mad:
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