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by Airspeed
07 Dec 2021, 02:13
Forum: Escorts and Stewards
Topic: British F35 crashes into Mediterranean
Replies: 30
Views: 656

Re: British F35 crashes into Mediterranean

It won't have sunk straight down, essentially it will have flown underwater potentially for quite some distance. Of course locating it and recovering it are two different things, it's likely they know roughly where it is but until the recovery vehicle is in place there's nothing they can send down ...
by Airspeed
06 Dec 2021, 02:40
Forum: Escorts and Stewards
Topic: CBFS SPOTTER
Replies: 397
Views: 13529

Re: CBFS SPOTTER

....and now, we come to 06-12-21
Sorry, jet fans, but it's another 1940s offering, though not as obscure as the last one.
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Your time starts now :)
by Airspeed
06 Dec 2021, 02:35
Forum: Escorts and Stewards
Topic: CBFS SPOTTER
Replies: 397
Views: 13529

Re: CBFS SPOTTER

The Fairey Long Range Monoplane was our subject for 30-11 . Funny thing was that it was specified not to be just a record breaker, but a viable production aircraft. First flight was from "my" old airport; Northolt, in November 1928. As it happened, sadly, the first example (J9479) crashed ...
by Airspeed
06 Dec 2021, 01:15
Forum: Escorts and Stewards
Topic: Happy Birthday Filonian (83)
Replies: 23
Views: 132

Happy Birthday Filonian (83)

Many Happy Returns to Graham, have a good day matey.
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by Airspeed
05 Dec 2021, 10:17
Forum: Escorts and Stewards
Topic: British F35 crashes into Mediterranean
Replies: 30
Views: 656

Re: British F35 crashes into Mediterranean

The circumstances make it even harder to understand why they're having trouble locating it. I assumed it had been a relatively high speed crash remote from the carrier. It won't have sunk straight down, essentially it will have flown underwater potentially for quite some distance. Of course locatin...
by Airspeed
05 Dec 2021, 02:10
Forum: Escorts and Stewards
Topic: CBFS SPOTTER
Replies: 397
Views: 13529

Re: CBFS SPOTTER

I think that all who are going to respond to 30-11 have done so now, so tomorrow, I'll post the results. 24 hours
by Airspeed
05 Dec 2021, 02:06
Forum: Escorts and Stewards
Topic: Happy Birthday Tonks (54)
Replies: 17
Views: 140

Happy Birthday Tonks (54)

Many Happy Returns, Andy.
Yes, we do remember you. Would be good to see you here again ;)
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by Airspeed
03 Dec 2021, 12:00
Forum: Payware Heads Up!!
Topic: P3D
Replies: 3
Views: 113

Re: P3D

Hi Nev,
You're happy with P3D, or just not willing to plunge into MS, and start all over again? *-) OR, maybe you have both?
by Airspeed
03 Dec 2021, 01:50
Forum: Escorts and Stewards
Topic: Happy Birthday sknepper (50)
Replies: 9
Views: 46

Happy Birthday sknepper (50)

Many Happy Returns to Sean.
Hope you are well, Sean, haven't seen any posts for a few months :worried:
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