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Re: Ards Movements July 2016
« Reply #50 on: July 22, 2016, 03:20:21 PM »
2016-07-22

13:00ish  What looked like a C182 arr.  On the apron, red trim.  Haven't ID yet.

15:00 What looks like a Bulldog has appeared at the pumps!  is that the one that has been at the back of a hangar for ages?

C172 EILOT

Bulldog - yes

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Re: Ards Movements July 2016
« Reply #51 on: July 22, 2016, 03:33:14 PM »
chars!

Haven't seen a Bulldog in raspberry-sundae colours since I was still in 2241 Sqn :D

16:50 Bulldog G-CBBL departing in company with C172 EI-COT

17:17 C172 M-BONO inbound

18:45 DR40 G-BKVL arr
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Re: Ards Movements July 2016
« Reply #52 on: July 22, 2016, 04:03:19 PM »
A friend of my son's has a small fleet of ex Swedish and Kenyan (I think) Bulldogs over in Florida.

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Re: Ards Movements July 2016
« Reply #53 on: July 22, 2016, 05:02:13 PM »
chars!

Haven't seen a Bulldog in raspberry-sundae colours since I was still in 2241 Sqn :D

16:50 Bulldog G-CBBL departing in company with C172 EI-COT
G-CBBL and EI-COT departing Ards in formation (OT has no transponder) routing Killyleagh - Newry.

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Re: Ards Movements July 2016
« Reply #54 on: July 22, 2016, 05:02:49 PM »
Snap Smudge.

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Re: Ards Movements July 2016
« Reply #55 on: July 22, 2016, 06:40:40 PM »
I think G-CBBL belongs to Angelo Cunningham,who used to do the commentary at Ards Airshows (and others).

https://vimeo.com/99528821
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Re: Ards Movements July 2016
« Reply #56 on: July 23, 2016, 09:20:28 AM »
2016-07-24

09:20 R44 G-STOP beating inbound.  Dep 10:20, did a few circuits.

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Re: Ards Movements July 2016
« Reply #57 on: July 23, 2016, 12:53:08 PM »
2016-07-24

09:20 R44 G-STOP beating inbound.  Dep 10:20
1252 at Saintfield and routing to Dublin.

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Re: Ards Movements July 2016
« Reply #58 on: July 23, 2016, 03:52:36 PM »
11:05 DR40 G-BKVL dep, had arrived yesterday evening

11:55 P28A G-BPXA arr from Gamston
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Re: Ards Movements July 2016
« Reply #59 on: July 23, 2016, 07:22:13 PM »
2016-07-24

09:20 R44 G-STOP beating inbound.  Dep 10:20
1252 at Saintfield and routing to Dublin.

GSTOP was up from Dublin for the owners to renew their 44 ratings. Its a very tidy helicopter

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Re: Ards Movements July 2016
« Reply #60 on: July 25, 2016, 08:39:34 AM »
2016-07-24

12:45 P28A G-BPXA dep to Netherthorpe.  Had arrived on Saturday

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Re: Ards Movements July 2016
« Reply #61 on: July 25, 2016, 03:46:10 PM »
2016-07-25

11:20 P68 F-HTLI arr from Weston, I didn't notice it depart as yet

13:30ish P28A G-BTAM arr, dep just after 15:00

N509MV had a noisy run-up at lunch-time.
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Re: Ards Movements July 2016
« Reply #62 on: July 26, 2016, 12:50:56 PM »
2016-07-26

10:40 P68 F-HTLI up for some surveying work, returned 14:30.

NIPR G-AVKK also around this morning
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Re: Ards Movements July 2016
« Reply #63 on: July 26, 2016, 05:16:24 PM »
Inbound from Kerry:

VOR1 - G-FCSL - PA-31-350.

It's for Prestwick.  Having a look at his house.
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Re: Ards Movements July 2016
« Reply #64 on: July 26, 2016, 05:18:05 PM »
Inbound from Kerry:

VOR1 - G-FCSL - PA-31-350.

Which reminds me that PA31 N642P never came back!  Disappeared out thataway back in mid-June.

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Re: Ards Movements July 2016
« Reply #65 on: July 26, 2016, 08:34:17 PM »
Inbound from Kerry:

VOR1 - G-FCSL - PA-31-350.

Which reminds me that PA31 N642P never came back!  Disappeared out thataway back in mid-June.


It's in Sligo getting having its annual carried out

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Re: Ards Movements July 2016
« Reply #66 on: July 27, 2016, 09:31:12 AM »
It's in Sligo getting having its annual carried out

Ta! 

2016-07-27

09:20 P68 F-HTLI dep

11:50 SR22 N852CD arr

12:20 C42 G-FLYM inbound.  Dep 14:00 to Tandragee

Just noticed that C172 M-BONO departed some time earlier in the week, will check.

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Re: Ards Movements July 2016
« Reply #67 on: July 27, 2016, 05:56:36 PM »
Recently coasted out North Wales and inbound:

G-UFCI - Cessna 172S.

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Re: Ards Movements July 2016
« Reply #68 on: July 27, 2016, 07:33:11 PM »
19:15 R44 G-CLII went beating over inbound.  Dep 20:00

New runway numbers were applied today, 03 / 21 and 14 / 32.   However Heli East did not become Heli Eastnortheast :)
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Re: Ards Movements July 2016
« Reply #69 on: July 28, 2016, 01:29:34 AM »
19:15 R44 G-CLII went beating over inbound.  Dep 20:00

Has this one not become G-ENSX?

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Re: Ards Movements July 2016
« Reply #70 on: July 28, 2016, 05:41:00 AM »

Has this one not become G-ENSX?

Indeed so, the update hasn't reached smudge's brain yet! 

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Re: Ards Movements July 2016
« Reply #71 on: July 29, 2016, 03:09:21 PM »
2016-07-29

15:05 B06 G-PSHR arr.  Transferred back onto G-reg 2016-07-21, formerly LN-OYE and still using that hex 478755. Agusta-built AB-206B3 which I guess makes it a ranger di getto...

15:20 P28A G-ISAX arr.  Dep about 20 mins later

18:10 C172 M-BONO arr
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Re: Ards Movements July 2016
« Reply #73 on: July 30, 2016, 11:12:30 AM »
2016-07-30

11:10 RV4 G-RVDX arr.  Dep about 12:30
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Re: Ards Movements July 2016
« Reply #74 on: July 30, 2016, 12:52:00 PM »
M-IDAS - A-109E Power - overhead Lurgan inbound.