Air intel October 2018

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Tue Oct 09, 2018 9:28 pm

40,000ft heading over Greece

🇮🇱 Israeli Air Force
G550 Shavit AEW 676 https://t.co/H4OfSr1F4W

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Tue Oct 09, 2018 9:29 pm

Airborne from Souda Bay, Crete

🇺🇸 US Air Force
RC135V Rivet Joint
64-14848 SNOOP56

https://t.co/oZkVTtdOF3 https://t.co/qOdm5tmaGM

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Wed Oct 10, 2018 3:10 am

This unidentified UAV has just flown at 8,100 ft above some serious concentrations of Russian armoured vehicles, artillery and other kit at multiple known staging posts, plus ammo dumps
https://twitter.com/GorseFires/status/1 ... 49440?s=20
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Thu Oct 18, 2018 8:20 pm

A @usairforce Boeing TE-8A Joint STARS callsign LEGEND4. Doing pattern work at @DobbinsARB in Marietta #Georgia. #avgeek #avgeeks @CivMilAir https://t.co/BLjFnaeC2F

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Thu Oct 18, 2018 8:20 pm

Going 16-bit retro today...

LUIGI16 - Combat Sent, airborne from RAF Mildenhall. Tracking south of #Kaliningrad at 35,000ft

🇺🇸 US Air Force
RC135U 64-14849 https://t.co/nR55DiIflJ

Game over... LUIGI16 heading back to Mildenhall

🇺🇸 USAF RC135U 64-14849 https://t.co/KtrihXGBgI

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Thu Oct 18, 2018 8:24 pm

Two US B-52 bombers have flown over the disputed South China Sea, in a move that could inflame tensions ahead of a key regional defence summit in Singapore where the US and Chinese defence ministers are slated to meet.

https://amp.scmp.com/news/china/militar ... ssion=true

USAF B-52H's KIMBO01 & 02 departed Andersen AFB, Guam at 0010z to conduct a mission near the disputed Spratly Islands & Scarborough Shoal in the South China Sea

USAF KC-135R's LAWN21 & 22 provided tanker support from Andersen https://t.co/rGKY55lsIk

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Thu Oct 18, 2018 8:28 pm

It seems Clear Sky exercise go ahead despite the many setbacks https://t.co/wd0LOzWfKH

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Thu Oct 18, 2018 8:30 pm

#Sahel
B350 carrying out #ISR ops northeast of Ayorou, #Niger, close to #Mali border altitude 26000' - similar area to previous ops at Bani Bangou, where there is conflict between local tribes and insurgents. 1325z

https://twitter.com/5472_nde/status/105 ... 75136?s=19

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Thu Oct 18, 2018 8:31 pm

USAF WC-135W 61-2667 SAMP67 departed Offutt AFB at 1532Z and is currently on task east of Florida over the Atlantic at 15,000 feet. Possibly sampling air particles?

USAF KC-10A 83-0081 ZOMBE18 conducted AR with SAMP67 over Alabama https://t.co/kGA4VdQUFu

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Sun Oct 21, 2018 9:01 pm

So far today the following #USMilitary aircraft have been noted operating in the #MiddleEast theatre (comprising #Iraq / #Afghanistan / #PersianGulf) :
6 x MC12W
4 x KC135R
6 x KC10A
7 x C17A
2 x DHC8
2 x E11A
1 x EC130H
1 x E3B
1 x P3C
plus various other types.

https://twitter.com/5472_nde/status/105 ... 14305?s=19

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