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Another C-17 !

Posted: Tue Aug 07, 2012 4:20 pm
by PlaneCrazy
Hi Everyone,

Its just after 4pm on Aug7th and another C-17 Globemaster just buzzed my house in Clane he was right on top so I couldnt see any markings.... Im hoping Mark will have all the info soon :D

Regards
Peter

Re: Another C-17 !

Posted: Wed Aug 08, 2012 10:33 pm
by StrikeCommand
Saw a C-17 Globemaster on Bank Holiday Monday presumably on approach to Baldonnel (gear down etc) over south county Dublin. That was some time between 1600 and 1800.

Re: Another C-17 !

Posted: Mon Aug 13, 2012 6:16 pm
by Guinness
PlaneCrazy wrote:Hi Everyone,

Its just after 4pm on Aug7th and another C-17 Globemaster just buzzed my house in Clane he was right on top so I couldnt see any markings.... Im hoping Mark will have all the info soon :D

Regards
Peter
Peter,

It was USAF C-17A 99-0167

'RCH445' departed BAL @ 1605 (it had arrived this previous evening).

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Re: Another C-17 !

Posted: Tue Aug 14, 2012 9:33 am
by PlaneCrazy
Thanks for the info Guinness great stuff, any ideas what they were doing on an overnight here? or was it just a pit stop ?