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#985297 - 29th Sep 2015 9:24pm Big Plane Circling
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Anyone see the monster plane circling over Wirral(Heswall)> 3.20pm ish. Looked like a military plane with 4 engine and massive tail. Nearest I can find is An Airbus A400M military transport plane or more likely a Boeing C-17 Globemaster


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#985308 - 29th Sep 2015 9:50pm Re: Big Plane Circling [Re: fish5133]
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Yes i saw this Fish.It was a cracker of a plane.
Pity i did not have my camera with me.

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#985309 - 29th Sep 2015 9:51pm Re: Big Plane Circling [Re: fish5133]
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'twas a C17, big aren't they?
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#985310 - 29th Sep 2015 9:53pm Re: Big Plane Circling [Re: fish5133]
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#985312 - 29th Sep 2015 9:57pm Re: Big Plane Circling [Re: fish5133]
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Yep that is the one.

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#985315 - 29th Sep 2015 10:15pm Re: Big Plane Circling [Re: snowhite]
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I saw this flying over it was quite low,only went outside to see what it was as it sounded different to the normal planes that go over.2 fighters flew over the other week,seen them a few times.
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#985316 - 29th Sep 2015 10:23pm Re: Big Plane Circling [Re: fish5133]
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Quite often see miliatry aircraft flying round they do practice landings at JLA their noisier than the commercial flights I live on the flightpath for JLA

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#985320 - 29th Sep 2015 10:28pm Re: Big Plane Circling [Re: fish5133]
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Saw it from Prenton. Right big bugger it was.

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#985352 - 30th Sep 2015 10:27am Re: Big Plane Circling [Re: fish5133]
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From the Echo:

"A spokesperson for Liverpool John Lennon Airport said the 53m-long aircraft is taking part in routine military training.

The plane is performing low approaches to another radar vectored circuit, before repeating the entire process."

http://www.liverpoolecho.co.uk/news/live...CID=FB-Liv-main

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#985862 - 6th Oct 2015 1:51pm Re: Big Plane Circling [Re: fish5133]
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Yes it's a C 17 Globemaster I saw her a few times. She was very low at one point.

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