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#21
I suspect the Holywood side would be too far away,hard to know, it's possible some of the formation changes would be okay from that view point.
#22
What's the viewing like from the other side of Belfast Lough? I can't be bothered with the park and ride option so would try other side of lough but reckon it would be too far away to be of interest.
#23
Aviation News / Re: NI should follow plane spo...
Last post by Jimi182 - Jun 18, 2024, 09:57 AM
Quote from: angry turnip on Jun 17, 2024, 06:19 PMLol,nerdy is okay,but it's weirdo that bothers me.I don't own any Radiohead albums :)

I also don't own an anorak,each to their own,but I think the OP is being unrealistic.
BFS needs investment,yes,but an area for enthusiasts will not even be on their radar.


Yes, and even if they did build a spotter's area, who would actually go that often?  Unless it was something special?  Who wants to see endless easyJets and Jet2?
#24
Aviation News / Re: NI should follow plane spo...
Last post by angry turnip - Jun 17, 2024, 06:19 PM
Lol,nerdy is okay,but it's weirdo that bothers me.I don't own any Radiohead albums :)

I also don't own an anorak,each to their own,but I think the OP is being unrealistic.
BFS needs investment,yes,but an area for enthusiasts will not even be on their radar.
#25
UK - Ireland Airshows and Events / Re: Sligo Airshow
Last post by JasonT1981 - Jun 17, 2024, 05:10 PM
Catalina, Royal Jordanian Falcons and Aerosuperbatic wingwalkers have self confirmed and their draft management plan talks about  "international and national flight display and parachute teams"


https://www.catalina.org.uk/events/
https://www.facebook.com/photo/?fbid=1517485739083584&set=pb.100024665174192.-2207520000
https://www.sligococo.ie/planning/FestivalandEvents/StrandhillAirshow2024Application/
#26
UK - Ireland Airshows and Events / Sligo Airshow
Last post by Purehedger - Jun 17, 2024, 04:59 PM
I note on Facebook that Sligo Airshow announced their 2 day show at end of July.
Any idea what aircraft will be displaying?
#27
Aviation News / Re: NI should follow plane spo...
Last post by sneaky_nikon - Jun 17, 2024, 04:20 PM
Quote from: angry turnip on Jun 16, 2024, 12:57 PMI have never liked the term "spotter",In my opinion it implies nerdyness or weirdo



You say that like it's a bad thing! 😁
#28
The updated schedule has removed the BBMF

https://antrimandnewtownabbey.gov.uk/residents/community-initiatives/armed-forces-day-2024/what-s-on/

Tutor is displaying at 1:30pm
#29
Aviation News / Re: Two more Boeing 737MAX 8 I...
Last post by casper - Jun 17, 2024, 08:45 AM
The second incident is a bit more worrying in that it occurred in May but the airline didn't report it until June  :o
#30
Aviation News / Two more Boeing 737MAX 8 Incid...
Last post by angry turnip - Jun 16, 2024, 11:16 PM
Two more very worrying incidents involving Boeing 737 MAX8 aircraft operated by Southwest Airlines.

https://www.theguardian.com/business/article/2024/jun/16/faa-investigation-southwest-plane-drop-dutch-roll