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by R5868
Tue Jun 03, 2014 1:37 pm
Forum: Challenges
Topic: Aircraft Identification Challenge 219
Replies: 11
Views: 4815

Re: Aircraft Identification Challenge 219

Heinkel He176
by R5868
Mon May 19, 2014 1:01 am
Forum: 'The Mess Inn'
Topic: Dambuster print
Replies: 22
Views: 10093

Re: Dambuster print

I would have thought that streams of tracer would look more dramatic than a few flak bursts.
by R5868
Tue May 06, 2014 4:01 am
Forum: Modelling Section
Topic: Fairey Battle target tug
Replies: 13
Views: 12089

Re: Fairey Battle target tug

Maybe they should have employed that winch for the undercarriage of an Annie.
by R5868
Mon May 05, 2014 1:32 pm
Forum: 'The Mess Inn'
Topic: Swiss Ju.52
Replies: 5
Views: 2363

Re: Swiss Ju.52

I also liked the clip of the 4 Ju52's in formation.
by R5868
Mon May 05, 2014 1:21 pm
Forum: Modelling Section
Topic: Fairey Battle target tug
Replies: 13
Views: 12089

Re: Fairey Battle target tug

Looks like an early attempt at making a VTOL out of a Battle.
by R5868
Fri May 02, 2014 4:25 am
Forum: General Section
Topic: Anzac Day 2014
Replies: 11
Views: 4391

Re: Anzac Day 2014

John, I went to the 467/463 Squadron Lunch here in Brisbane. We only had two veterans present, one of whom marched. A current Naval Officer marched with the Squadrons instead of with his Naval group. He had been told that he couldn't wear his grandfather's medals (467) and march with the Navy seeing...
by R5868
Mon Apr 28, 2014 1:17 pm
Forum: Challenges
Topic: Aircraft Identification Challenge 218
Replies: 9
Views: 3192

Re: Aircraft Identification Challenge 218

See, I was right.
by R5868
Sun Apr 27, 2014 1:38 pm
Forum: Challenges
Topic: Aircraft Identification Challenge 218
Replies: 9
Views: 3192

Re: Aircraft Identification Challenge 218

British!!! :mrgreen:
by R5868
Fri Mar 14, 2014 2:06 am
Forum: General Section
Topic: Training codes
Replies: 8
Views: 2421

Re: Training codes

Max, he also scored 83.8% on his Navigation Course. He was a Pilot Officer before being shipped to the UK in September 43 and by July 44, when he finished at 1661 HCU as part of Eric's crew, he was a Flying Officer. After the war he remained in the Canadian Forces until late 1949. With those results...
by R5868
Thu Mar 13, 2014 3:11 am
Forum: General Section
Topic: Training codes
Replies: 8
Views: 2421

Re: Training codes

In the Canadian log book I'm looking at the result sheet show: Gunnery: 200yd range, Air to Ground, Free Astern, Under Tail, Beam, Beam R.S., Night Bombing: H.L Group, H.L. Applic, H.E., H.L. Moving, L.L., Night Group Exert from log book Bomb Aimer – Air Work Exercise - Dropped - In Yards Radius - A...