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Fri May 19, 2017 9:21 am by Mark Barnes

Good night last night. busy down there again great to see planes, helis, quads and discuss gliders all enjoying the seperate flightlines.

I had a good time instructing and mocking Mr Sayle. His A10 looked gread to begin with...................

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REd's look like they have lost one.

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REd's look like they have lost one.

Post by Roy on Sat Aug 20, 2011 2:48 pm

Unconfermed reports of a Red Arrow lost down South at a display no other info at this time.Here and
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Re: REd's look like they have lost one.

Post by Mark Barnes on Sat Aug 20, 2011 3:01 pm

airshows.co.uk has crashed too, so obiously lots of people looking for info

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Re: REd's look like they have lost one.

Post by Brian Colclough on Sat Aug 20, 2011 3:32 pm

Looks like pilot ejected and recovered from the sea Exclamation

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Re: REd's look like they have lost one.

Post by Mark Barnes on Sat Aug 20, 2011 3:50 pm

Apparently the BBC were asked to stop fliming------ that dosnt sound to good

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Re: REd's look like they have lost one.

Post by PDQ on Sat Aug 20, 2011 4:13 pm

pilot ended up in the river and was rescued by MoP.
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Re: REd's look like they have lost one.

Post by Mark Barnes on Sat Aug 20, 2011 4:34 pm

Live streaming of the Bournemouth air festival

http://www.planestv.com/live

not much mention of the Reds as yet but the show is going on, RAF Blades on now awsome display

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Re: REd's look like they have lost one.

Post by Mark Barnes on Sat Aug 20, 2011 5:01 pm

http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-14603644

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Re: REd's look like they have lost one.

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Re: REd's look like they have lost one.

Post by Mike S on Sat Aug 20, 2011 6:00 pm

They reckon it's Red 4
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Re: REd's look like they have lost one.

Post by Mark Barnes on Sat Aug 20, 2011 6:44 pm

Dosent look good this amount of time after the crash and no word. Either very badley injered or worse

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Re: REd's look like they have lost one.

Post by Brian Colclough on Sat Aug 20, 2011 6:51 pm

It was Red 4 which was Dave Davies from Llysfaen for2 years but I've made enquiries and Dave's number is now Red 8 and he's on the last year of his tour with the Reds

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Re: REd's look like they have lost one.

Post by Rich on Sat Aug 20, 2011 6:57 pm

I saw the display on my way home from Poole yesterday about 1600 they were just doing the fan, so the timings on the link can't be right unless it was lost on the way to the show

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Re: REd's look like they have lost one.

Post by Brian Colclough on Sat Aug 20, 2011 7:14 pm

I think they may have been flying two displays today Rich, the info I have was that the crash was around 13.30 and was during the display. There's supposed to be an announcement within the hour.

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Re: REd's look like they have lost one.

Post by Mark Barnes on Sat Aug 20, 2011 7:33 pm

RIP John Egging


The crash was after todays display on route back to Bournemouth airport. Flight Leut John Edding was pronounced dead at the scene. MOD say he was thrown from the reckage

Reds are down for several displays at Bournmouth from Thursday to Sunday Rich

Thought with his familey

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Re: REd's look like they have lost one.

Post by Brian Colclough on Sat Aug 20, 2011 7:42 pm

I believe his family were there watching the display pale

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Re: REd's look like they have lost one.

Post by Tim on Sat Aug 20, 2011 7:47 pm

Terribly sad news, we met him and the others at the southport airshow a couple of weeks back, spent 20 minutes chatting to us at our table - nice guy.
Sincere condolences to his family, and the rest of the team who will be gutted.

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Re: REd's look like they have lost one.

Post by Rich on Sat Aug 20, 2011 7:57 pm

Mark Barnes wrote:

Reds are down for several displays at Bournmouth from Thursday to Sunday Rich


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Ok Sorry

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Re: REd's look like they have lost one.

Post by Brian Colclough on Sun Aug 21, 2011 9:12 am

Not a good day for display pilots yesterday Bryan Jensen crashed and died in his Horizon Hobby sponsored full size Beast yesterday at an airshow in Kansas City Crying or Very sad
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Post by Tim on Sun Aug 21, 2011 10:47 am

Oh gawd.... thats bad. Mad

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