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Radar plane over Newquay?

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posted on Oct, 22 2006 @ 01:05 PM
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I was just looking through some holiday snaps and saw one with a radar plane that was flying really low over Newquay. I know there's nothing mysterious about it, but does anyone have any information on what it was doing?

If I can remember correctly, it was around the time of the foiled attempt, during the summer holidays.

[edit on 22-10-2006 by Zanzibar]




posted on Oct, 22 2006 @ 01:30 PM
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by radar aircraft are you refering to Nimrod R1
Nimrod R1
or something more descriptive such as an aircraft with a huge aerial on like Sentry (AWACS)
Sentry

could you post the pic?

could be a from a training exercise...



posted on Oct, 22 2006 @ 05:05 PM
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It's the second one, I'm afraid I can't post the photo, I havn't got a scanner, sorry.

It was going really low, it looked amazing, the ariel spinning and the noise, it was so loud!

I think it may have been to do with the terror plot, Newquay is a big, crowded town right near the coast.

I saw it multiple times throughout the day, a couple of times in town, a few more when I was surfing. There are alot of RAF aircraft buzzing around, but this felt different because it was pretty low.



 
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