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RAF Fairford will host two USAF squadrons by 2023

More than 500 US Air Force (USAF) personnel and their families will move from a closing air base by 2023. Info from BBC Gloucester The USAF and Ministry of Defence […]

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Gazelle lands at Rissington School

RAF Gazelle helicopter lands at Rissington school. Info below from here. Aircraft type:Westland SA.341D Gazelle HT.3 Construction number:1914 Military serial:ZB627 Civilian registration:G-CBSK Name:Ginger Ginger was procured as an RAF training […]

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NOTAMS – 4th July

NOTAMs active in your area today (Wednesday 4th) 1) B1448/18: Temporary restricted area : miscellaneous plain language NEW Q) EGTT/QRTXX/IV/BO/W/000/999/5155N00157W999 CANCEL AIC M043/2018 RESTRICTION OF FLYING REGULATIONS – ROYAL AIR […]

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The Vintage Pair

Below are pictures that John Clinton supplied of a Meteor and Vampire stationed here at RAF Little Rissington. The Vintage Pair 1972 saw the start of a new aerobatic team […]

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Parachute Jumping

Standard weekly NOTAM: 1) H3419/18: Parachute jumping will take place Q) EGTT/QWPLW/IV/M/AW/000/120/5152N00141W010 PJE WI 10NM RADIUS 515130N 0014117W (LITTLE RISSINGTON, OXFORDSHIRE). DROP CONTAINED WI FLW CONE (ALL HGT AMSL): SFC-2000FT […]

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3 x B1-B Lancers arrive at RAF Fairford

Above picture: Rockwell B1-B Lancer flying past RAF Fairford (The Aviation Media Co.) Information from Aviation Wales. A flight of three Rockwell B1-B Lancers, commonly known as “Bones” has touched […]

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