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A place for all Tangmere guests to come along and say hello, have a pint and get to know who we are, and what we are up to.

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Bunny
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Re: Welcome Guests.

Post by Bunny » Wed Feb 17, 2016 9:29 pm

Hello ! Welcome to TP
F/Lt Bunny
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Executive Officer 145 Squadron.
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"The ONLY time you have too much fuel is when you are on fire"
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Re: Welcome Guests.

Post by EAF331_Starfire » Mon Sep 05, 2016 6:29 pm

Salute! :salute

My call-sign is Starfire, and I fly with European Air Force's 331 Sqd.
I recently started playing around with the missionbuilder and was hoping I could pick some trick for the trade her.
Should any of you think my english is a bit funny or strange, I hope to excuse my self, by claiming that I am a Dane and see way to many movies :ar!

I hope to see you up there in the virtual skies
Cheers

Nick

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Jacko
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Re: Welcome Guests.

Post by Jacko » Mon Sep 05, 2016 7:41 pm

Hello Nick although Starfire sounds more sexy.
Prangster made a starter mission builder guide as a good start.

Remember groups are your friend in BoS
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RAF Rank: F/Lt Jacko No1 Squadron (JX-J) & No1 Sqd Press Officer
LW Rank: Feldwebel

"Use speed get close, get closer and make every bullet count "

"The only proper defense is offense"
.......Air Vice-Marshall J.E "Johnnie" Johnson, RAF
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Re: Welcome Guests.

Post by Tom » Tue Sep 06, 2016 1:09 pm

Hi Starfire

see here - http://forum.il2sturmovik.com/topic/177 ... ing-guide/ - for Prangster's guide. If you have any questions feel free to ask them here. Prangster is quite used to "silly" questions (isn't he Jacko...) so don't be afraid to ask them.

As for your English being funny or strange, that's quite normal for this bunch. Beware of Swallow though as a misplaced comma will have him foaming at the mouth.

S!
In selecting the motto... 'all for one and one for all'... I have done so because it expresses what should be the creed to every Fighter Pilot. Never forget that you are an essential cog in the wheel, and if you break or fail it will let down your brother pilots, and the grimness of war allows for no such weakness.

Air Vice Marshal Saul in the foreword to 13 Group's 'Forget-Me-Nots for Fighters'

"They fly Hurricanes, isn't it?, them's shit planes for remtards on free dinners..."
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Jacko
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Re: Welcome Guests.

Post by Jacko » Tue Sep 06, 2016 4:23 pm

Tom wrote:Hi Starfire

see here - http:// Prangster is quite used to "silly" questions (isn't he Jacko...) so don't be afraid to ask them.


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VVS Rank: Starshina of the 32nd IAD Fighter Aviation Regiment.
RAF Rank: F/Lt Jacko No1 Squadron (JX-J) & No1 Sqd Press Officer
LW Rank: Feldwebel

"Use speed get close, get closer and make every bullet count "

"The only proper defense is offense"
.......Air Vice-Marshall J.E "Johnnie" Johnson, RAF
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Re: Welcome Guests.

Post by RustiSub » Wed Nov 02, 2016 8:29 am

Hello everyone,

I'm a 31 year old Belgian.
My name's Wouter, code-name "Rusti", and I'm as fresh as homegrown vegetables!

First off, the bad news.
I have very little flying experience and my time to dedicate is fairly limited (8 month old daughter).

That's it for the bad news though.
I'm very dedicated in what I do.
I fell in love with sim flying couple years ago with War Thunder.
I flew with the =FFA= squadron a couple times before real life demanded my full attention.
I loved the companionship of flying together though and have sorely missed it.

I'm set up with a newly upgraded pc, Track Ir, decent joystick, keypad and headset.

I bought BoS the day before yesterday.
Spend all of yesterday evening getting a Yak-1 with a cold engine in storage to the runway and eventually the skies in Expert mode.
When I was finally airborne I yelled so loud I accidentally woke my little girl...
Needless to say I'm already in love with this game and I'm looking forward to starting my training.

Hope to see you soon!

(Until then I'll just hang out in the hangar and wait for someone to leave his plane unattended)

Wouter "Rusti"

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Re: Welcome Guests.

Post by Hunter » Wed Nov 02, 2016 9:03 am

HI Rusti,

Looks like I'm the early bird of the TP crew today. All the rest must be busy after over sleeping due to the clocks going back.

Always glad to welcome new recruits and we seem to have a high quality joining us these days, although enthusiasm in the face of adversity is of course the main requirement.

No doubt the "Top Brass" will be contacting you shortly. See you in the skies.
No points for second best.


Only dead fish swim with the stream.

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Silk
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Re: Welcome Guests.

Post by Silk » Wed Nov 02, 2016 9:34 am

Welcome. I'm sure you'll enjoy it here. They're a great bunch and fun to be with :)

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Tom
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Re: Welcome Guests.

Post by Tom » Wed Nov 02, 2016 10:51 am

Hey Rusti

I'll drop you an email.
In selecting the motto... 'all for one and one for all'... I have done so because it expresses what should be the creed to every Fighter Pilot. Never forget that you are an essential cog in the wheel, and if you break or fail it will let down your brother pilots, and the grimness of war allows for no such weakness.

Air Vice Marshal Saul in the foreword to 13 Group's 'Forget-Me-Nots for Fighters'

"They fly Hurricanes, isn't it?, them's shit planes for remtards on free dinners..."
Armstrong & Miller Show

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Jacko
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Re: Welcome Guests.

Post by Jacko » Wed Nov 02, 2016 1:45 pm

Goede avond Rusti,

We have a Belgian in retirement maybe you can be his replacement. Do you wear long socks and open toed sandals. ;)
VVS Rank: Starshina of the 32nd IAD Fighter Aviation Regiment.
RAF Rank: F/Lt Jacko No1 Squadron (JX-J) & No1 Sqd Press Officer
LW Rank: Feldwebel

"Use speed get close, get closer and make every bullet count "

"The only proper defense is offense"
.......Air Vice-Marshall J.E "Johnnie" Johnson, RAF
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Re: Welcome Guests.

Post by Dutch » Wed Nov 02, 2016 2:54 pm

Hi Rusti,

Look forward to meeting you.
I wanna go full-horrible. Take me to the nasties.

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Re: Welcome Guests.

Post by Papa Bear » Sun Nov 20, 2016 3:13 pm

Hello to everyone
I am Papa Bear i'm Lithuanian but living in London.
I would like join your group if you are recruiting. Being lone wolf is not much fun, it is much better in coop with other people.
Little bit about me and my experience in fly sims.
I have Battle of Stalingrad and just over 200 h fly time i can fly anything ( take of and land ), i can do dog fight, well i'm not the best on it but and not the worst. I can do bombing (correct adjustment of wind, height, speed and wind angle adjustment) most of the time all bombs hit targets.
I did fly in the past FSX and X-plane, i do own CLOD (i did not fly much on that one) i do own and DCS as well.
Nothing's difficult, everything's a challenge, through adversity, to the stars, from the last plane, to the last bullet, to the last minute, to the last man,
WE FIGHT, WE FIGHT.

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Silk
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Re: Welcome Guests.

Post by Silk » Sun Nov 20, 2016 3:22 pm

Hey Papa Bear - I'm sure that one of our officers will be in contact in due course. In the meanwhile stay lucky :)

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Tom
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Re: Welcome Guests.

Post by Tom » Sun Nov 20, 2016 5:35 pm

In selecting the motto... 'all for one and one for all'... I have done so because it expresses what should be the creed to every Fighter Pilot. Never forget that you are an essential cog in the wheel, and if you break or fail it will let down your brother pilots, and the grimness of war allows for no such weakness.

Air Vice Marshal Saul in the foreword to 13 Group's 'Forget-Me-Nots for Fighters'

"They fly Hurricanes, isn't it?, them's shit planes for remtards on free dinners..."
Armstrong & Miller Show

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Reggie
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Re: Welcome Guests.

Post by Reggie » Tue Nov 22, 2016 8:56 am

Hi Papa Bear,

Just to let you know I received your Pilot Application form yesterday and have forwarded it to our Chief Training Officer/Overall Commander/Tennis Player/KFC Chicken Connoiseur/Lawyer chap, who the other pilots regularly shoot down for some reason or other. He should be in touch with you soon regarding the OTU Program.
Squadron Leader Reggie
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