3 Commando Brigade

Realism. Tactics. Fun.

+ New Topic + Post Reply
12 posts in this topic
Posted: Fri Mar 17, 2017 6:42 pm     Super secret spam barrier
Offline
1st Lieutenant
1st Lieutenant
Other duties:
Game Admin
Site Admin
Modder

Posts: 5828
Location: Surrey UK
Ribbons:
Service Medal (4) Modding Team (1)

Wave goodbye to one of our greatest bits of kit....


Lynx Retires...

https://twitter.com/bbcsouthtoday/status/842749988497252353


Posted: Fri Mar 17, 2017 6:50 pm     Super secret spam barrier
Online
Sergeant
Sergeant
Other duties:
Media Manager
Liaison Officer
Mission Creator

Posts: 4696
Location: Essen, Germany
Ribbons:
Service Medal (2) Donator (1) Liaison Team (1)
Frag of the match (1)
Image

There is no war to end all wars.


Posted: Fri Mar 17, 2017 6:58 pm     Super secret spam barrier
Offline
Lance Corporal
Lance Corporal
Other duties:
Mission Creator
Operations Coordinator
Liaison Officer

Posts: 979
Location: Falkirk, Scotland
Ribbons:
Service Medal (1) Media Man (1) Donator (1)
Asset Medal [Air] (1) Operation Medal (1)
Do the Pongos still fly a variant or is this across all services?

My YouTube Channel
All my content is available with the CC BY 4.0 license.


Posted: Fri Mar 17, 2017 7:04 pm     Super secret spam barrier
Offline
1st Lieutenant
1st Lieutenant
Other duties:
Game Admin
Site Admin
Modder

Posts: 5828
Location: Surrey UK
Ribbons:
Service Medal (4) Modding Team (1)
I think all the ARMY ones.... are now Apaches


Posted: Fri Mar 17, 2017 7:27 pm     Super secret spam barrier
Offline
Marine
Marine
Other duties:
Site Admin
Modder
Mission Creator

Posts: 6129
Ribbons:
Service Medal (4) Modding Team (1) Frag of the match (1)
They were flying over my house practically all day Thursday practicing for the southwest fly-by today. Sad to see them go, but Wildcat looks like a worthy successor.


Posted: Sat Mar 18, 2017 11:33 am     Super secret spam barrier
Offline
Lance Corporal
Lance Corporal
Other duties:

Posts: 347
Location: Norwich
Ribbons:
Service Medal (2) Donator (1) Leadership (1)
Also the Sea Skua goes with it, My mate was one of the crew for this last test firing.

http://www.royalnavy.mod.uk/news-and-la ... tland-lynx


Posted: Sat Mar 18, 2017 11:49 am     Super secret spam barrier
Offline
1st Lieutenant
1st Lieutenant
Other duties:
Game Admin
Site Admin
Modder

Posts: 5828
Location: Surrey UK
Ribbons:
Service Medal (4) Modding Team (1)
Well blow me I didn't think we still used em !? I thought sea eagle/ harpoon was the thing.

And more recently brimstone being so goddamn awesome.

Probably not due to weight I suppose


Posted: Sat Mar 18, 2017 12:08 pm     Super secret spam barrier
Offline
Lance Corporal
Lance Corporal
Other duties:

Posts: 347
Location: Norwich
Ribbons:
Service Medal (2) Donator (1) Leadership (1)
I think he said it was only the third time they had been fired this century.

Image


Posted: Mon Mar 20, 2017 9:36 pm     Super secret spam barrier
Offline
Lance Corporal
Lance Corporal
Other duties:
Mission Creator
Mission Creator

Posts: 304
Ribbons:
Service Medal (1) Man of the match (1)
Remember them flying over the house in Belfast all the time when I was growing up.

Sent from my HTC One M9 using Tapatalk


Posted: Mon Mar 20, 2017 9:38 pm     Super secret spam barrier
Offline
Lance Corporal
Lance Corporal
Other duties:
Mission Creator
Mission Creator

Posts: 304
Ribbons:
Service Medal (1) Man of the match (1)
Meant to add, lovely looking machines. Will be missed.

Sent from my HTC One M9 using Tapatalk


+ New Topic + Post Reply


Who is online

Users browsing this forum: No registered users and 3 guests


You cannot post new topics in this forum
You cannot reply to topics in this forum
You cannot edit your posts in this forum
You cannot delete your posts in this forum

phpBB © Forum Software
© 3 Commando Brigade Gaming Community
All images belong to their respective owners


3CB Modern design by Jamie Goodson
WysiBB