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#536211 - 20th Jun 2011 10:46pm Loud helicopter over Wallasey Area anyone??
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There's been a very loud helicopter over the Wallasey area sounds to loud to be the police one??

Has anyone seen it?? Or heard it?? Or am I going bloody mad

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#536220 - 20th Jun 2011 10:52pm Re: Loud helicopter over Wallasey Area anyone?? [Re: Steve123]
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been over Moreton too...my hubby reckons it sounds like a chinook, but he CBA'd going out to look!!

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#536223 - 20th Jun 2011 10:56pm Re: Loud helicopter over Wallasey Area anyone?? [Re: Steve123]
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Yer it sounded something big like that, or a rescue one that goes out to sea and the oil rigs
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#536224 - 20th Jun 2011 10:58pm Re: Loud helicopter over Wallasey Area anyone?? [Re: Steve123]
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if it comes back around, I will kick him out for a nosey!!

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#536226 - 20th Jun 2011 11:02pm Re: Loud helicopter over Wallasey Area anyone?? [Re: Steve123]
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been over bidston 10 mins ago chinook ?

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#536227 - 20th Jun 2011 11:03pm Re: Loud helicopter over Wallasey Area anyone?? [Re: Steve123]
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Very loud over moreton by the time i went out it had gone,

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#536233 - 20th Jun 2011 11:33pm Re: Loud helicopter over Wallasey Area anyone?? [Re: Steve123]
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Heard it in Bromborough about 40 mins ago.

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#536236 - 20th Jun 2011 11:42pm Re: Loud helicopter over Wallasey Area anyone?? [Re: Steve123]
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Passed over Greasby also. One of those heavy-duty long beasties (I know nothing about helicopters!) with a rotor at front and rear; very distinctive sound.

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#536262 - 21st Jun 2011 2:22am Re: Loud helicopter over Wallasey Area anyone?? [Re: Steve123]
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Heard it on the Woodchurch too, seen it fly over about 3-4 days ago coming from the Irish sea following the M53 towards Chester, can always tell a chinook it has a very distinctive sound. I wonder why its flying around the Wirral? I also saw a AH-64 fly over about 6-9 months ago.


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#536282 - 21st Jun 2011 9:08am Re: Loud helicopter over Wallasey Area anyone?? [Re: Steve123]
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I doubt it was a wooka (chinook, sounds like wooka wooka wooka)they are unbelievably loud, so loud in fact I bet the MOD retrict where they are aloud to fly because of noise polution, was it a RNLI sea king? they are also big and lound, just a bit more common in this part of the world.

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#536289 - 21st Jun 2011 9:14am Re: Loud helicopter over Wallasey Area anyone?? [Re: Steve123]
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Heard it over Birkenhead.

these bad boys were over Birkenhead the other day...


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#536309 - 21st Jun 2011 9:55am Re: Loud helicopter over Wallasey Area anyone?? [Re: Steve123]
kirstles87 Offline
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Flew right over my house in bromborough was one of them double ended things lol

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#536315 - 21st Jun 2011 10:07am Re: Loud helicopter over Wallasey Area anyone?? [Re: Steve123]
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chinook, not sure how you spell that


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#536319 - 21st Jun 2011 10:11am Re: Loud helicopter over Wallasey Area anyone?? [Re: Steve123]
Steve123 Offline
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It looks like the army where doing some sort of training just incase anything was to happen over in Liverpool, they would use the Wirral to land supplies
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#536332 - 21st Jun 2011 10:27am Re: Loud helicopter over Wallasey Area anyone?? [Re: Steve123]
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About 5pm yesterday there was a Tornado flew down the mersey heading out to sea probably about 100ft off the floor.

my money is on Prince William having an early birthday celebration!

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