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by Hornet
Fri May 01, 2009 8:43 pm
Forum: Irish General Aviation
Topic: Salthill Airshow?
Replies: 21
Views: 6684

Typhoon to display at salthill too...... :D :D :D http://www.airshows.org.uk/ukmilitary/raf/typhoon.html
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by Hornet
Mon Apr 13, 2009 12:14 pm
Forum: Irish General Aviation
Topic: Salthill Airshow?
Replies: 21
Views: 6684

You cannot join as a pilot though. It's the only exception. You better not tell that to Hum...... Gerry Humphreys concluded a distinguished 20-year career as a Harrier Pilot with the Royal Air Force when he returned to County Limerick in 1998 to take over running the family farm. With over 6,000 ho...
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by Hornet
Fri Apr 10, 2009 8:55 pm
Forum: Irish General Aviation
Topic: Salthill Airshow?
Replies: 21
Views: 6684

This might get your attention.... http://www.salthillairshow.com/ Watch this space?????? :shock:
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by Hornet
Sat Oct 04, 2008 11:09 am
Forum: Irish General Aviation
Topic: Transitioning through the Romeos
Replies: 17
Views: 4273

Bal was very busy yesterday.....EC-135s and AW-139s operating at low level and the PC-9s and even the defender at medium to high level.....i would say that because of the lack of good weather this year any days like yesterday will be very busy as they try to make the most of it.... you were just unl...
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by Hornet
Sun Dec 09, 2007 5:40 pm
Forum: Irish General Aviation
Topic: Salthill Airshow 2008 - Cancelled!
Replies: 38
Views: 10098

i would just like to thank the organisers and volunteers who have brought us the airshow in galway over the years...they have put up with a lot of opposition and at times hate mail and the like from the few small minded people who seemed to think any military aircraft at the show was either coming f...
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by Hornet
Wed Sep 19, 2007 8:34 pm
Forum: The Air Corps
Topic: French Air Force visitors
Replies: 1
Views: 5314

French Air Force visitors

Today 3 french air force jets flew into Baldonnel... i presume its in connection with the retirement show for the Allouette's on friday... if your in the area tommorow there might be a good chance they will be up for a practice :shock: ... just as the the air corp have been practicing all week.. :lol:
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by Hornet
Mon Aug 27, 2007 7:18 pm
Forum: The Air Corps
Topic: oldest cadet in the air corps??
Replies: 0
Views: 5351

oldest cadet in the air corps??

i have seen the oldest cadet to ever serve with the air corps today..called charlie 7 this avro cadet is a biplane that served with the air corps during the war years and is now back home after being bought from a new zealand seller last year...it was doing circuts today but was using grass rather t...
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by Hornet
Sun Jun 17, 2007 8:00 pm
Forum: Events
Topic: ENNISKILLEN AIRSHOW 2007-SUN 24th JUNE!!
Replies: 31
Views: 14723

the runway may be tarmac.. but do u think everyone would get to park on it with thier cars? :lol: if u cant get the people into the place u have to cancel.. yes Flyer1 the dranage is poor..dosnt help that its at sea level....seems they cant even get in to cut the grass.....
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by Hornet
Sun Jun 17, 2007 9:45 am
Forum: Events
Topic: ENNISKILLEN AIRSHOW 2007-SUN 24th JUNE!!
Replies: 31
Views: 14723

looks like enniskillen my have to be cancelled due to the strip being waterlogged.... if it is will some of the acts move to salthill ??? more rain due this week :( ..but looks like improving next weekend.... :)
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by Hornet
Sat Jun 16, 2007 9:50 am
Forum: Events
Topic: Salthill Air Show 2007 - 24th June
Replies: 17
Views: 9212

MMMmmm more F-15s?? :lol: or maby something from enniskillen?? well im heading down on thursday just to make sure i dont miss anything... :shock: hope the weather is as good as the line up.... and in case i forget to say it later.... Well done to all the team who organise the airshow.. :D
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by Hornet
Sun Apr 08, 2007 11:45 am
Forum: Events
Topic: Salthill Air Show 2007 - 24th June
Replies: 17
Views: 9212

ur behind the times casper.... it was confirmed last thur the 5th.... i see the falcons will be at enniskillen.... maby they might come down and jump into the sea for us at salthill..... lol :lol:
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by Hornet
Sun Apr 08, 2007 11:40 am
Forum: Irish General Aviation
Topic: Eurofighter Typhoon For Salthill Air Show
Replies: 12
Views: 5056

5 of us have rented a mobile home in salthill for the thursday to following mon for 40 euro a head.... nice 3 hour drive down from dublin.... stopping for refreshments.... and only have to look out the window of the mobile to see the display line.. no need to be rushing to see whats arriving ...plus...
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by Hornet
Sun Sep 03, 2006 11:47 am
Forum: Events
Topic: Anyone else going to Portrush
Replies: 21
Views: 9351

i was up for the show yesterday and although the weather cleared up and it was a nice afternoon most fo the acts that i went to see were stuck in england due to the weather...so there was no typhoon..no harrier..no falcons..no blue eagles..no bbmf.. so i was a little upset... ... i think it would be...
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by Hornet
Fri Jun 23, 2006 9:31 pm
Forum: Events
Topic: Fast Jets????
Replies: 5
Views: 2624

Fast Jets????

Just looking at another site and judging by whats being said it looks like we might get a nice supprise on sunday.... :D i'll be going down in the morning just in case ....see u down there.....
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by Hornet
Tue Jun 13, 2006 9:57 pm
Forum: Events
Topic: Anyone else going to Portrush
Replies: 21
Views: 9351

Almost forgot!!!! the Falcons will be there too... Thats the RAF parachute display team so they will probably have a Hercules with them.. And he usually gives a few low passes once the team are on the ground....