31 May 2015

Sunday 31st May 2015

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Arrived  03:29   G-VYGJ   A330   TOW2233   AirTanker Ltd
Departed 08:25   ZZ334    A330   RRR2320   Royal Air Force
Departed 12:02   G-SUGR   E135   EDC134    Air Charter Scotland
Arrived  18:??   ZH8xx    C130   RRR5624   Royal Air Force
Arrived  21:38   ZZ338    A330   RRR2133   Royal Air Force
Departed 23:32   G-VYGJ   A330   TOW2233   AirTanker Ltd


Visitors on Base
NONE

30 May 2015

Saturday 30th May 2015

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OverShoot 00:15   ZZ177      C17A   RRR820    Royal Air Force
Arrived   00:25   ZZ177      C17A   RRR820    Royal Air Force
Arrived   07:37   UR-82027   A124   ADB1288   Antonov Airlines
Departed  07:06   ZZ177      C17A   RRR6662   Royal Air Force
Departed  10:46   ZZ333      A330   RRR2300   Royal Air Force
Arrived   14:35   ZZ332      A330   RRR2159   Royal Air Force
Arrived   15:45   ZZ178      C17A   RRR6603   Royal Air Force
Arrived   16:20   ZZ175      C17A   RRR6679   Royal Air Force
Arrived   18:10   ZZ17x      C17A   RRR6663   Royal Air Force
Departed  19:20   UR-82027   A124   ADB182F   Antonov Airlines
Arrived   22:28   ZZ333      A330   RRR2301   Royal Air Force


Visitors on Base
NONE

29 May 2015

Friday 29th May 2015

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Departed 09:00   ZZ334   A330   TARTAN51     Royal Air Force 
Departed 09:06   ZH883   C130   RRR263       Royal Air Force 
Departed 09:48   ZZ333   A330   RRR9505      Royal Air Force 
Departed 10:10   ZH878   C130   RRR5734      Royal Air Force
Touch&Go 11:45   QQ101   RJ1H   GAUNTLET58   QinetiQ
Arrived  12:25   ZZ334   A330   TARTAN51     Royal Air Force 
Arrived  13:16   ZH883   C130   RRR263       Royal Air Force 
Departed 13:55   ZZ177   C17A   RRR817       Royal Air Force 
Arrived  15:12   ZE701   B146   KRF10        Royal Air Force 
Arrived  15:21   ZZ177   C17A   RRR817       Royal Air Force 
Departed 15:45   ZE701   B146   KRF10        Royal Air Force 
Arrived  16:01   ZZ333   A330   RRR9505      Royal Air Force 
Departed 16:24   130607  C130   CFC2545      Canadian Air Force
Departed 17:33   ZH886   C130   JACKDAW1     Royal Air Force 
Departed 17:33   ZH875   C130   JACKDAW2     Royal Air Force 
Arrived  20:22   ZH886   C130   JACKDAW1     Royal Air Force
Arrived  20:22   ZH875   C130   JACKDAW2     Royal Air Force 
Arrived  20:28   ZZ331   A330   RRR2311      Royal Air Force
Departed 21:07   2472    C130   BRS2570      Brazilian Air Force
Departed 23:03   ZH875   C130   RRR261       Royal Air Force



Visitors on Base
NONE

28 May 2015

Thursday 28th May 2015

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Arrived  04:40   N498MC    B744   GTI9127    Atlas Air
Departed 07:54   ZZ332     A330   RRR2158    Royal Air Force  
Departed 09:44   ZZ333     A330   RRR9504    Royal Air Force 
Departed 10:11   ZZ334     A330   MADRAS41   Royal Air Force 
Departed 11:16   ZZ177     C17A   RRR817     Royal Air Force
Departed 11:35   ZZ178     C17A   RRR6602    Royal Air Force
Departed 11:59   ZZ337     A330   RRR2132    Royal Air Force
Arrived  13:50   ZZ334     A330   MADRAS41   Royal Air Force 
Arrived  14:10   ZZ177     C17A   RRR817     Royal Air Force
Departed 15:00   ZH877     C130   RRR5728    Royal Air Force
Departed 16:52   ZH868     C130   JIGSAW1    Royal Air Force
Departed 16:52   ZH886     C130   JIGSAW2    Royal Air Force
Arrived  17:1?   130607    C130   CFC2545    Canadian Air Force
Arrived  17:20   ZZ333     A330   RRR9504    Royal Air Force 
Departed 18:07   N498MC    B744   ACP4001    Atlas Air
Arrived  19:5?   2472      C130   BRS2570    Brazilian Air Force
Arrived  20:21   ZH884     C130   RRR5603    Royal Air Force
Arrived  21:23   12-0064   CV22   KNIFE76    United States Air Force
Departed ??:??   12-0064   CV22   KNIFE76    United States Air Force
Arrived  21:58   ZZ176     C17A   RRR6673    Royal Air Force
Departed 23:31   G-VYGJ    A330   TOW2232    AirTanker Ltd         


Visitors on Base
130607 C130 CFC
2472   C130 BRS


2472 C-130 Brazilian Air Force  © Keith Sutherland

27 May 2015

Wednesday 27th May 2015

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Arrived  08:10   ZZ171      C17A   RRR6891    Royal Air Force
Departed 08:31   ZZ331      A330   RRR2310    Royal Air Force  
Arrived  08:33   G-VYGJ     A330   TOW2231    AirTanker Ltd
Departed 09:21   ZZ333      A330   RRR2100    Royal Air Force
Departed 09:48   ZZ334      A330   RRR9503    Royal Air Force
Departed 11:05   ZZ332      A330   TARTAN31   Royal Air Force
Departed 14:38   ZH868      C130   RRR236     Royal Air Force
Departed 15:12   ZH886      C130   RRR240     Royal Air Force
Arrived  16:05   ZZ332      A330   TARTAN31   Royal Air Force
Arrived  16:40   ZZ334      A330   RRR9503    Royal Air Force
Arrived  17:12   ZZ333      A330   RRR2101    Royal Air Force
Departed 20:30   ZH886      C130   RRR243     Royal Air Force
Arrived  22:15   ZZ178      C17A   RRR6695    Royal Air Force


Visitors on Base
NONE

26 May 2015

Tuesday 26th May 2015

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Departed 08:43   UR-82009   A124   ADB118F    Antonov Airlines
Departed 09:41   ZZ337      A330   RRR9502    Royal Air Force
Departed 10:31   ZZ334      A330   MADRAS21   Royal Air Force
Departed 11:19   ZZ178      C17A   RRR830     Royal Air Force
Departed 12:15   ZH885      C130   RRR228     Royal Air Force
Departed 14:37   ZH868      C130   RRR229     Royal Air Force
Arrived  16:34   ZZ334      A330   MADRAS21   Royal Air Force
Arrived  16:40   ZH885      C130   RRR228     Royal Air Force
Arrived  17:30   ZZ337      A330   RRR9502    Royal Air Force
Arrived  18:36   XW214      PUMA   SHF345     Royal Air Force
Departed 18:??   XW214      PUMA   SHF345     Royal Air Force   
Arrived  19:18   ZA674      H47    SHF527     Royal Air Force
Departed 19:??   ZA674      H47    SHF527     Royal Air Force
Arrived  20:00   ZZ332      A330   RRR2321    Royal Air Force
Arrived  21:07   ZZ177      C17A   RRR6601    Royal Air Force


Visitors on Base
NONE


ZZ332 A330 Voyager on finals for Brize "ASCOT 2321"  © Keith Sutherland

ZA674 H47 Chinook Finals for Brize "VORTEX 527"  © Keith Sutherland

ZZ177 C17A Globemaster finals for Brize  © Keith Sutherland

Monday 25th May 2015

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Arrived  09:10   UR-82009   A124   ADB1284    Antonov Airlines
Departed 09:45   ZZ337      A330   RRR9501M   Royal Air Force
Departed 10:40   ZZ331      A330   RRR2110    Royal Air Force
Departed 12:??   ZZ177      C17A   RRR6600    Royal Air Force
Arrived  17:20   ZZ337      A330   RRR9501M   Royal Air Force
Arrived  18:05   ZZ331      A330   RRR2111    Royal Air Force


Visitors on Base
NONE

Sunday 24th May 2015

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Departed 08:30   ZZ332    A330   RRR2320   Royal Air Force
Arrived  22:00   ZZ333    A330   RRR2157   Royal Air Force
Departed 23:45   G-VYGJ   A330   TOW2230   AirTanker Ltd
Arrived  23:59   ZZ331    A330   RRR2155   Royal Air Force


Visitors on Base
NONE

Saturday 23rd May 2015

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Arrived  07:55   G-VYGJ   A330   TOW2233   AirTanker Ltd

Departed 12:10   ZZ332    A330   RRR2300   Royal Air Force
Departed 13:50   ZZ331    A330   RRR2154   Royal Air Force
Departed 17:15   ZZ333    A330   RRR2156   Royal Air Force
Arrived  22:50   ZZ332    A330   RRR2301   Royal Air Force


Visitors on Base
NONE

22 May 2015

Friday 22nd May 2015

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Departed  09:40   ZZ331   A330    RRR2114    Royal Air Force
OverShoot 10:34   ZK554   H34     VTX515     Royal Air Force
Departed  10:40   ZZ337   A330    MADRAS51   Royal Air Force
Arrived   11:06   252     CN235   IAC252     Irish Air Corps
Departed  12:00   252     CN235   IAC252     Irish Air Corps
Arrived   13:20   ZZ337   A330    MADRAS51   Royal Air Force
Arrived   17:20   ZZ331   A330    RRR2115    Royal Air Force
Arrived   19:30   ZZ332   A330    RRR2311    Royal Air Force


Visitors on Base
NONE

21 May 2015

Thursday 21st May 2015

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Departed 09:15   ZZ337       A330     TARTAN43   Royal Air Force
Departed 09:30   ZZ334       A330     RRR850     Royal Air Force 
Arrived  10:21   117 XN      TBM700   CTM3851    French Air Force
Arrived  12:55   ZZ334       A330     RRR850     Royal Air Force
Arrived  13:15   ZZ337       A330     TARTAN43   Royal Air Force
Departed 14:45   ZZ337       A330     TARTAN44   Royal Air Force
Departed 15:15   ZZ334       A330     RRR16      Royal Air Force
Arrived  16:15   ZZ337       A330     TARTAN44   Royal Air Force
Arrived  16:30   197 62-HE   CN235    CTM2046    French Air Force


Visitors on Base
NONE

20 May 2015

Wednesday 20th May 2015

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Arrived  00:15   ZZ331    A330   TARTAN22   Royal Air Force
Arrived  07:59   G-VYGJ   A330   TOW2231    AirTanker Ltd 
Departed 08:45   ZZ332    A330   RRR2310    Royal Air Force
Arrived  09:30   CE-02    E135   BAF615     Belgian Air Component
Departed 09:45   ZZ334    A330   MASRAS31   Royal Air Force
Departed 11:00   ZZ331    A330   RRR2112    Royal Air Force
Arrived  13:30   ZZ334    A330   MADRAS31   Royal Air Force
Arrived  15:05   ZZ337    A330   RRR2149    Royal Air Force
Arrived  17:55   ZZ331    A330   RRR2113    Royal Air Force
Departed 23:40   G-VYGJ   A330   TOW2232    AirTanker Ltd 


Visitors on Base
NONE

Tuesday 19th May 2015

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Departed 21:15   ZZ331   A330   TARTAN22   Royal Air Force
Arrived  21:55   ZZ334   A330   RRR2321    Royal Air Force


Visitors on Base
NONE

Monday 18th May 2015

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Departed 09:50   ZZ330        A330   RRR2150    Royal Air Force 
Arrived  14:??   ZK381 / EX   EUFI   COBRAxxx   Royal Air Force 
Arrived  14:??   ZK320 / EV   EUFI   COBRAxxx   Royal Air Force 
Departed 17:00   ZZ331        A330   MADRAS12   Royal Air Force 
Departed ??:??   ZK320 / EV   EUFI   COBRAxxx   Royal Air Force 
Departed ??:??   ZK381 / EX   EUFI   COBRAxxx   Royal Air Force 
Arrived  20:30   ZZ331        A330   MADRAS12   Royal Air Force


Visitors on Base
NONE

Sunday 17th May 2015

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Departed 10:15   ZZ334    A330   RRR2320   Royal Air Force 
Arrived  15:15   ZZ337    A330   RRR2147   Royal Air Force 
Departed 19:00   ZZ337    A330   RRR2148   Royal Air Force 
Departed 22:50   G-VYGJ   A330   TOW2230   AirTanker Ltd 


Visitors on Base

NONE

16 May 2015

Saturday 16th May 2015

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Arrived  07:05   G-VYGJ     A330   TOW2233   AirTanker Ltd
Arrived  09:50   OY-GRN     A330   GRL6588   Air Greenland
Departed 09:57   ZZ331      A330   5WJ60   Royal Air Force 
Departed 10:45   ZZ330      A330   RRR2300   Royal Air Force 
Departed 11:16   OY-GRN     A330   GRL????     Air Greenland
Departed 12:30   G-VYGJ     A330   TOW2400   AirTanker Ltd
Arrived  15:22   ZZ331      A330   5WJ60   Royal Air Force 
Arrived  17:44   ZZ175      C17A   RRR????   Royal Air Force  
Arrived  18:46   ZZ178      C17A   RRR????   Royal Air Force 
Arrived  19:00   ZZ334      A330   RRR9302   Royal Air Force 
Arrived  21:30   G-VYGJ     A330   TOW2401   AirTanker Ltd
Arrived  22:30   ZZ330      A330   RRR2301   Royal Air Force 

Visitors on Base
NONE

Friday 15th May 2015

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Arrived  03:00   ZZ334      A330   RRR2143   Royal Air Force
Arrived  07:12   ZZ337      A330   RRR2146   Royal Air Force
Departed 09:00   RA-30078   An30             OpenSkies
Departed 11:00   ZZ175      C17A   RRR815    Royal Air Force
Departed 11:15   ZZ334      A330   RRR9302   Royal Air Force
Arrived  13:00   ZZ175      C17A   RRR815    Royal Air Force
Arrived  13:15   RA-30078   An30             OpenSkies 
Departed 13:20   ZH865      C130   RRR5706   Royal Air Force
Arrived  20:00   ZZ330      A330   RRR2311   Royal Air Force
Arrived  21:24   EC-LNA     B747             Pullmantur Air
Departed 15:21   RA-30078   An30             OpenSkies 
Arrived  18:26   RA-30078   An30             OpenSkies 

  
Visitors on Base
NONE




Thursday 14th May 2015

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Departed 00:05   G-VYGJ   A330   TOW2232   AirTanker Ltd
Departed 11:38   ZZ331    A330   F2S62     Royal Air Force
Arrived  16:45   ZZ337    A330   RRR9251   Royal Air Force
Arrived  17:40   ZZ331    A330   F2S62     Royal Air Force


Visitors on Base

Wednesday 13th May 2015

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Departed  09:05   ZZ330     A330   RRR2310   Royal Air Force
Arrived   10:28   115/ABQ   TBM7             French Air Force
Departed  12:55   ZZ334     A330   RRR2142   Royal Air Force
OverShoot 15:16             EUFI             Royal Air Force


Visitors on Base
4M016 A400 AIB   GROUNDED due to Seville Accident

Tuesday 12th May 2015

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Arrived 18:11   RA-30078   An30             OpenSkies      
Arrived 19:15   ZZ334      A330   RRR2145   Royal Air Force
Arrived 20:20   ZZ330      A330   RRR2321   Royal Air Force


Visitors on Base
4M016 A400 AIB   GROUNDED due to Seville Accident


RA-30078 An30 Open Skies  © Keith Sutherland

11 May 2015

Monday 11th May 2015

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Departed 04:15   ZZ334   A330   RRR2144     Royal Air Force
Arrived  10:15   ZZ331   A330   RRR2161     Royal Air Force
Departed 11:35   ZZ337   A330   RRR9250     Royal Air Force
Arrived  16:30   ZZ33x   A330   TARTAN11M   Royal Air Force


Visitors on Base
4M016 A400 AIB   GROUNDED due to Seville Accident

10 May 2015

Sunday 10th May 2015

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Arrived  00:3?   ZH885   C130   RRR5743   Royal Air Force
Departed 05:25   ZH889   C130   RRR5622   Royal Air Force
Departed 08:40   ZZ330   C130   RRR2320   Royal Air Force
Departed 12:43   ZZ178   C17A   RRR6600   Royal Air Force
Arrived  16:30   0453    C295   CEF639    Czech Air Force
Departed 16:35   ZZ171   C17A   RRR6650   Royal Air Force
Departed 17:18   0453    C295   CEF639    Czech Air Force


Visitors on Base
4M016 A400 AIB   GROUNDED due to Seville Accident


0453 C295 CEF639 Czech Air Force  © Keith Sutherland

09 May 2015

Saturday 9th May 2015

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Arrived  07:51   G-VYGJ   A330   TOW2233   AirTanker Ltd
Departed 10:47   ZZ334    A330   RRR2300   Royal Air Force
Arrived  16:40   ZZ171    C17A   RRR6603   Royal Air Force
Departed 17:52   ZH885    C130   RRR5742   Royal Air Force
Departed 17:55   ZZ173    C17A   RRR6628   Royal Air Force
Arrived  22:00   ZZ334    A330   RRR2301   Royal Air Force


Visitors on Base
4M016 A400 AIB



RAF Fairford                                                                 

Departed 08:00   80-1087   U2   DRAGON53   United States Air Force
Arrived  14:3?   80-1093   U2   DRAGON31   United States Air Force

Visitors on Base
  
80-1093 U2 USAF   To Dep Sun or Mon

08 May 2015

Friday 8th May 2015

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Departed  09:47   ZZ337     A330   MADRAS51   Royal Air Force
Departed  09:53   ZH884     C130   RRR5602    Royal Air Force 
Departed  10:07   ZH865     C130   RRR5716    Royal Air Force
Touch&Go  11:24   61-0299   K35R   QID52      United States Air Force 
Departed  11:27   ZZ174     C17A   RRR6682    Royal Air Force
Touch&Go  11:35   61-0299   K35R   QID52      United States Air Force
Touch&Go  11:40   63-8021   K35R   QID51      United States Air Force
Departed  12:23   ZH882     C130   RRR097     Royal Air Force
Departed  12:39   ZH875     C130   RRR098     Royal Air Force
Departed  13:03   ZM402     A400   RRR406     Royal Air Force
Departed  15:55   ZZ173     C17A   RRR830     Royal Air Force
OverShoot 16:16   ZM402     A400   RRR406     Royal Air Force
Arrived   16:23   ZM402     A400   RRR406     Royal Air Force
Departed  16:40   ZH875     C130   RRR099     Royal Air Force
Arrived   20:00   ZZ331     A330   RRR2311    Royal Air Force


Visitors on Base
4M016 A400 AIB


RAF Fairford                                                                 

Arrived  08:??   07-7186   C17A   RCH1815    United States Air Force 
Arrived  09:43   80-1087   U2     DRAGON88   United States Air Force
Departed 10:50   80-1090   U2     DRAGON21   United States Air Force
Departed 11:07   07-7186   C17A   RCH1815    United States Air Force
Departed 17:44   80-1079   U2     DRAGON51   United States Air Force

Visitors on Base
  
80-1087 U2   USAF


Boeing KC=135R 61-0299  © Keith Sutherland


07 May 2015

Thursday 7th May 2015

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Arrived   00:10   ZH882    C130   JIGSAW1      Royal Air Force
Arrived   00:10   ZH868    C130   JIGSAW2      Royal Air Force
Departed  08:16   EC-406   A400   AIRBUS40     Airbus Military
Departed  09:09   ZH868    C130   RRR092       Royal Air Force
Departed  09:17   ZM400    A400   RRR407       Royal Air Force
Departed  11:06   130609   C130   CFC2513      Canadian Air Force 
Arrived   11:15   ZM400    A400   RRR407       Royal Air Force
Departed  11:35   ZZ334    A330   RRR2104      Royal Air Force
Departed  12:52   ZZ337    A330   TARTAN41     Royal Air Force
Departed  15:10   ZM400    A400   RRR4508      Royal Air Force
OverShoot 16:45   QQ101    RJ1H   GAUNTLET11   QinetiQ
OverShoot 16:55   QQ101    RJ1H   GAUNTLET11   QinetiQ
OverShoot 16:57   ZH102    E3CD   NATO30       Royal Air Force
Arrived   16:05   ZZ334    A330   RRR2105      Royal Air Force
Arrived   16:40   EC-406   A400   AIRBUS40     Airbus Military 
Arrived   17:00   ZZ337    A330   TARTAN41     Royal Air Force
OverShoot 17:20   4M016    A400   CASA416      Airbus Primer
Arrived   17:30   4M016    A400   CASA416      Airbus Primer         To Become ZM401
Departed  19:44   ZH889    C130   RRR093       Royal Air Force
Departed  20:00   EC-406   A400   EC-406       Airbus Military   



Visitors on Base

4M016 A400 AIB


RAF Fairford                                                                 

Arrived 10:35   80-1079   U2   DRAGON86  United States Air Force
Arrived 11:58   80-1090   U2   DRAGON21  United States Air Force


4M016 A400M  to become ZM401 © Keith Sutherland