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Ards Movements July 2016
« on: July 01, 2016, 07:39:47 PM »
2016-07-01


12:40 C172 M-BONO arr and parked

16:00 AS55 G-PDGT arr from the north, dep around 17:15 heading towards Prestwick.
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Re: Ards Movements July 2016
« Reply #1 on: July 02, 2016, 10:17:14 PM »
2016-07-02

11:45 PA32 G-WAIR arr to stay overnight.  1985 PA-32-301 Saratoga.

P28A G-AWIT still in.
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Re: Ards Movements July 2016
« Reply #2 on: July 03, 2016, 09:28:36 AM »
2016-07-03

08:15 DR40 G-BKVL arr.  Dep 09:30

09:30 P28A G-AWIT dep, parked since 2016-06-28.
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Re: Ards Movements July 2016
« Reply #3 on: July 03, 2016, 04:14:37 PM »
GUFCL departed Newtownards for the last time today around 2.30

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Re: Ards Movements July 2016
« Reply #4 on: July 04, 2016, 07:18:07 PM »
2016-07-04

PA32 G-WAIR dep around 12:50.

No smudge on-site-reports for the next two or three weeks unfortunately but I'll try from afar!

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Re: Ards Movements July 2016
« Reply #5 on: July 05, 2016, 09:11:32 AM »
2016-07-05

07:00 C172 M-BONO dep, had been parked since 2016-07-01
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Re: Ards Movements July 2016
« Reply #6 on: July 06, 2016, 08:27:21 AM »
2016-07-06

08:20 A109 heading NW through the zone, no Mode-S but looked like G-STNS.

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Re: Ards Movements July 2016
« Reply #7 on: July 06, 2016, 08:33:36 AM »
5 aircraft coming from weston this morning

I-BRMS, I-GIDE, I-9216, I-9246 + D-ERMK

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Re: Ards Movements July 2016
« Reply #8 on: July 06, 2016, 12:28:02 PM »
12:15 Just had C172 G-TDRA climbing-out, haven't logged it moving since 2016-04-30!

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Re: Ards Movements July 2016
« Reply #9 on: July 06, 2016, 01:02:21 PM »
GTDRA is off to new owners in Bulgaria

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Re: Ards Movements July 2016
« Reply #10 on: July 07, 2016, 06:51:07 AM »
17:00ish Red / white Chipmunk arr

21:30 Resident Kitfox G-RSSF up for a couple of Summer evening circuits

2016-07-07

Visiting contingent departed around 10:15, heading towards Prestwick
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Re: Ards Movements July 2016
« Reply #11 on: July 08, 2016, 11:51:04 AM »
2016-07-08

11:30 B209 D-EFJG arr.  Seems to be grey-white now instead of the red scheme with sharkmouth.  Dep 13:20

11:40 EC35 G-PSNI doing a few circuits and landings, set-down around 12:30.  Ah, probably connected with this.  Departed NE c. 14:50
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Re: Ards Movements July 2016
« Reply #12 on: July 08, 2016, 02:05:08 PM »
Overhead Banbridge and inbound shortly via Comber (student cross-country flight):

G-UFCN.

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Re: Ards Movements July 2016
« Reply #13 on: July 08, 2016, 06:40:16 PM »
18:00ish P28A G-ISAX arr from EGAA.  Dep 18:35
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Re: Ards Movements July 2016
« Reply #14 on: July 08, 2016, 06:48:11 PM »
Picked up a French accent on 130.85.  the aircraft was descending and said Ards next.  All I got was F-??CE.
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Re: Ards Movements July 2016
« Reply #15 on: July 11, 2016, 03:15:13 PM »
G-UFCI is showing on planefinder.  First time I've noticed this one as such.  Overhead Armagh.
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Re: Ards Movements July 2016
« Reply #16 on: July 12, 2016, 02:48:02 PM »
2016-07-12

14:45 G-__SN  inbound.  Haven't worked-out this one yet.  Low-wing, fixed-gear.

21:55 AS55 G-PLMH arr fully-illuminated
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Re: Ards Movements July 2016
« Reply #17 on: July 13, 2016, 10:10:02 AM »
2016-07-13

10:05 AS55 G-BYZA arr.  Two PDG helos on the apron now.

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Re: Ards Movements July 2016
« Reply #18 on: July 13, 2016, 10:26:01 AM »
2016-07-12

14:45 G-__SN  inbound.  Haven't worked-out this one yet.  Low-wing, fixed-gear.


GAWSN?

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Re: Ards Movements July 2016
« Reply #19 on: July 13, 2016, 11:51:05 AM »

GAWSN?

Ah!  That's probably it, thanks.

11:40 first AS55 away, G-PLMH as PDG58 across the sea to Scotland
14:15 second AS55 dep, G-BYZA as PDG67

18:20 PA31 G-VIPP arr from EGAA calibration.
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Re: Ards Movements July 2016
« Reply #20 on: July 13, 2016, 03:19:48 PM »
PDG67 is operating somewhere near my area as reported 8nm NW of Banbridge.
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Re: Ards Movements July 2016
« Reply #21 on: July 14, 2016, 09:21:06 AM »
2016-07-14

09:20 PA31 G-VIPP being prepared for departure.  Another morning of circuits at EGAA?

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Re: Ards Movements July 2016
« Reply #22 on: July 14, 2016, 04:52:28 PM »
VOR31 - G-VIPP - inbound from Aldergrove.

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Re: Ards Movements July 2016
« Reply #23 on: July 14, 2016, 08:05:09 PM »
VOR31 - G-VIPP - inbound from Aldergrove.

A second night in Ards!  Dinner must be good in the Strangford Arms.

16:50 AS55 G-BYZA arr as PDG67, dep c. 18:00 northbound

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Re: Ards Movements July 2016
« Reply #24 on: July 15, 2016, 12:28:05 PM »
2016-07-15

12:20 PA31 G-VIPP dep