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17th Jul 2019, 11:55
Replies: 26
Views: 4,153
Posted By 1771 DELETE

Sadly, the same questions can be applied to the...

Sadly, the same questions can be applied to the grounding of the Nimrod fleet. At least the Tornado was available to cover most if not all the Harrier mission capability. However nothing was...
20th Jun 2019, 11:58
Replies: 89
Views: 24,754
Posted By 1771 DELETE

I just hope they knew it was a Triton they were...

I just hope they knew it was a Triton they were shooting down and not a Poseidon. That really would have been a major escalation.
11th Jun 2019, 16:48
Replies: 13
Views: 6,279
Posted By 1771 DELETE

There maybe some politics happening here, the...

There maybe some politics happening here, the man with the top seat at the table has a very big ego and doesnt take criticism well.
28th Mar 2019, 17:03
Replies: 125
Views: 76,966
Posted By 1771 DELETE

Only the MK2 had sidewinder. The Mk1 departed ASI...

Only the MK2 had sidewinder. The Mk1 departed ASI before the long flights took place. The bomb / torp mixture was to counter the low possibility of a sub but the higher possibility of a clandestine...
5th Mar 2019, 16:54
Replies: 294
Views: 167,676
Posted By 1771 DELETE

To answer the original posters question,...

To answer the original posters question, obviously well off the rails, has this whole privatization of the training system ever been on the rails?
10th Feb 2019, 19:57
Replies: 60
Views: 18,705
Posted By 1771 DELETE

I have been out for 14 years now, latterly we had...

I have been out for 14 years now, latterly we had a RINS set, combined gps and ring laser gyro, which replaced the Fin1012, that is way further back than my memory can help you with. Someone with the...
28th Oct 2018, 16:24
Replies: 22
Views: 7,205
Posted By 1771 DELETE

Radley, i am going to bite, but remind me why the...

Radley, i am going to bite, but remind me why the Portuguese were in Kef ? The Dutch were there full time because they could not bring an extra P3 into the Netherlands, are you getting Budweisers...
25th Oct 2018, 11:33
Replies: 11
Views: 3,853
Posted By 1771 DELETE

A great character, never a dull moment when Al...

A great character, never a dull moment when Al was in the room or in the Tac seat.
23rd Oct 2018, 16:47
Replies: 51
Views: 10,531
Posted By 1771 DELETE

He lost me when i found out GCHQ were part of the...

He lost me when i found out GCHQ were part of the design authority.
20th Aug 2018, 22:33
Replies: 31
Views: 6,003
Posted By 1771 DELETE

The Bear was fast, catching one at low level,...

The Bear was fast, catching one at low level, there was another at high level trying to deceive us. We had the beam window open for photographs as he put on the power, we kept up as far as 10000ft,...
9th Feb 2018, 15:39
Replies: 32
Views: 12,721
Posted By 1771 DELETE

I know of one serving officer with a complete...

I know of one serving officer with a complete body tattoo , that does not extend beyond the wrist or neck and therefore completely hidden while in uniform. It seems to be acceptable nowadays.
5th Feb 2018, 20:00
Replies: 9
Views: 2,337
Posted By 1771 DELETE

You are confusing the DDG 1000 155mm gun and a...

You are confusing the DDG 1000 155mm gun and a rail gun. two completely different things. The 155mm is a guided munition but because the class buy went from 32 down to 3 hulls munitions have become...
26th Jan 2018, 12:54
Replies: 87
Views: 16,742
Posted By 1771 DELETE

If you post a thread like this, it would be...

If you post a thread like this, it would be helpful if you would answer some questions raised.
Personally, i dislike postings that end in "Discuss"
8th Jan 2018, 16:31
Replies: 14
Views: 2,848
Posted By 1771 DELETE

I spent the same night on diversion at Prestwick,...

I spent the same night on diversion at Prestwick, coming back from overseas with a full aircraft of 26POB. As i remember, several aircraft had to go for engine changes because of the amount of FOD...
24th Oct 2017, 16:36
Replies: 122
Views: 31,587
Posted By 1771 DELETE

With those attitudes i would like to hope the RAF...

With those attitudes i would like to hope the RAF screening process would reject you.
Four years in a UAS and you dont know ? come on, bonding with fellow officers on a squadron or in the mess - you...
19th Oct 2017, 21:32
Replies: 90
Views: 16,075
Posted By 1771 DELETE

Nothing new hear, the rules have been laid down...

Nothing new hear, the rules have been laid down for at least 22 years that i know of. My wife is american and the hoops are well documented, believe me its a lot easier heading east than heading...
6th Oct 2017, 20:57
Replies: 56
Views: 10,845
Posted By 1771 DELETE

So after flying 30 years in a MR 1 and 2 i am...

So after flying 30 years in a MR 1 and 2 i am way beyond 50% high tone DEAF, i even wear bluetooth head phone when watching the TV, I was deafening the missus setting the volume.
Living in the...
23rd Aug 2017, 16:33
Replies: 2
Views: 1,566
Posted By 1771 DELETE

I left the fleet in 2005 when testing was on...

I left the fleet in 2005 when testing was on going, it was looking promising, if you were will to put a lot of noise in the water and loose the element of surprise .
I am going to guess that that...
9th Aug 2017, 00:31
Replies: 87
Views: 20,874
Posted By 1771 DELETE

One of my bosses started life as a Rock, wore...

One of my bosses started life as a Rock, wore parachute wings as well and eventually made AOC 11/18gp and 3 stars
24th Jul 2017, 11:49
Replies: 69
Views: 13,609
Posted By 1771 DELETE

Used to be an old Browning 9mm SLP, i think they...

Used to be an old Browning 9mm SLP, i think they have now switched to the Glock 17 or 19 9mm pistol.
21st Jun 2017, 22:16
Replies: 30
Views: 12,901
Posted By 1771 DELETE

Ditching is the correct term, forced landing...

Ditching is the correct term, forced landing would be onto a runway.
20th Jun 2017, 16:32
Replies: 69
Views: 17,671
Posted By 1771 DELETE

I believe an RAF F4 claimed a kill in Germany,...

I believe an RAF F4 claimed a kill in Germany, unfortunately the kill was an RAF Jaguar.
13th Apr 2017, 21:13
Replies: 76
Views: 18,470
Posted By 1771 DELETE

didn't look like an air blast to me ?

didn't look like an air blast to me ?
28th Dec 2016, 16:14
Replies: 237
Views: 78,032
Posted By 1771 DELETE

Well said Leon but: It was a lesson in history...

Well said Leon but:
It was a lesson in history that has obviously continued in the 10 years i have been out and the 30 years i was in. Nothing has changed. No lessons learnt.
The RAF is still top...
15th Dec 2016, 17:35
Replies: 90
Views: 46,892
Posted By 1771 DELETE

I had the pleasure of flying many times with...

I had the pleasure of flying many times with Tommy, after that incident while going through nav training at 6FTS. He always wanted to bounce his mates farm even though it was no where near my chosen...
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