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by MT606
Fri Aug 14, 2015 11:04 am
Forum: Challenges
Topic: Aircraft Identification Challenge 242
Replies: 5
Views: 1450

Re: Aircraft Identification Challenge 242

what they said, c-3603 taken at some fro* airshow..... with a yellow bird of some type painted just below the exhaust
by MT606
Thu Mar 19, 2015 8:38 pm
Forum: 'The Mess Inn'
Topic: Two questions
Replies: 9
Views: 3151

Re: Two questions

is the a/c a vickers valentia?
by MT606
Tue Feb 24, 2015 5:03 pm
Forum: Challenges
Topic: Aircraft Identification Challenge 231
Replies: 5
Views: 979

Re: Aircraft Identification Challenge 231

is it only 1 type of a/c and not 2 different a/c rather close? ;)
by MT606
Fri Sep 05, 2014 5:13 pm
Forum: 'The Mess Inn'
Topic: Tucano with 76 sqn markings still in service?
Replies: 2
Views: 1128

Re: Tucano with 76 sqn markings still in service?

thanks for that Alan, yeah I'd googled for tucano markings but most links seemed to be about 76sqn R that was disbanded in 2011.
They were going some, banking n yanking coming off of a turning point on a low level nav ex/formation trip in the hills where I live.
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by MT606
Thu Sep 04, 2014 1:09 pm
Forum: 'The Mess Inn'
Topic: Tucano with 76 sqn markings still in service?
Replies: 2
Views: 1128

Tucano with 76 sqn markings still in service?

I've just had a low flypast of x2 tucano's in the standard black with yellow flash markings but the lead one had what looked like MP sqn codes, but said sqn disbanded back in 2011.
Have they reformed or just left the markings on?
by MT606
Mon Aug 04, 2014 11:42 pm
Forum: Challenges
Topic: Aircraft Identification Challenge 222
Replies: 5
Views: 1099

Re: Aircraft Identification Challenge 222

vought sb2u vindicator... :ugeek:
by MT606
Sun Jul 27, 2014 11:10 am
Forum: General Section
Topic: WW2 RAF Crashes in Bomber County
Replies: 8
Views: 2959

Re: WW2 RAF Crashes in Bomber County

what station was that then?
by MT606
Tue Jun 24, 2014 11:15 am
Forum: Books and DVD's Section
Topic: One Who Almost Made it Back
Replies: 5
Views: 2630

Re: One Who Almost Made it Back

I've just read the book, tis a good insight into inhouse resistence/colaboration/capture issues and some of the feelings and issues the families of those MIA, go through. Shame there isn't more on life around the station in it, I lived in the area and did a little stint of gliding from Gransden lodg...
by MT606
Tue Jun 17, 2014 11:28 pm
Forum: Challenges
Topic: Aircraft Identification Challenge 220
Replies: 7
Views: 1200

Re: Aircraft Identification Challenge 220

sorry John, I'll stand down for a few days ;)