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SIS-Summary 817
Sunday 18 February 2018
21.00 hrs


SIS Summary

In this summary you can find (new & updated) outlooks for the following months and events::

February 2018     December 2018     Manual
March 2018     Year 2019     Credits
April 2018   2 Port Visits     Bankholidays
May 2018     Military Events   2  
June 2018     Political Events      
July 2018     Addition   20  
August 2018            
September 2018   2        
October 2018            
November 2018            
             
OUTLOOK
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Current
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Until Location Aircraft type Force Remarks
Fr 23-02   Albacete, E various various exercise TLP 2018-1
  Northern England various helicopters AAC/RAF exercise Maple Strike
Mo 26-02   Geilenkirchen, D 1x KC-135R USAF 186ARW  Missouri ANG
We 07-03 Ämari, EST 12x F-16CM/DM USAF 112FS 'OH'  Ohio ANG  tdy TSP
end 04 Ämari, EST 4x F-2000A ItAF tdy Baltic Air Policing
  Šiauliai, LT 4x F-16AM RDAF tdy Baltic Air Policing
  February 2018
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D Date a/d Location Aircraft type Force Remarks
Mo 19-02 arr Geilenkirchen, D 2x KC-135R USAF 134ARW  Tennessee ANG
Mo 26-02 dep Geilenkirchen, D 1x KC-135R USAF 186ARW  Missouri ANG
Exercises                                                                                                                                                                                                                               To Top of the Page
D Date st/e Location Participants Force Exercise
Fr 23-02 end Albacete, E various various exercise TLP 2018-1
end Northern England various helicopters AAC/RAF exercise Maple Strike
  March 2018
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D Date a/d Location Aircraft type Force Remarks
Th 01-03 arr Geilenkirchen, D 1x KC-135R USAF 186ARW  Missouri ANG
Fr 02-03 dep Geilenkirchen, D 2x KC-135R USAF 134ARW  Tennessee ANG
We 07-03 dep Ämari, EST 12x F-16CM/DM USAF 112FS 'OH'  Ohio ANG
Mo 12-03 dep Geilenkirchen, D 1x KC-135R USAF 186ARW  Missouri ANG
arr Geilenkirchen, D 2x KC-135R USAF 128ARW  Wisconsin ANG
Th 15-03 arr Geilenkirchen, D 1x KC-135R USAF 134ARW  Tennessee ANG
Th 22-03 arr Geilenkirchen, D 1x KC-135R USAF 126ARW  Illinouis ANG
Fr 23-03 dep Geilenkirchen, D 2x KC-135R USAF 128ARW  Wisconsin  ANG
Mo 26-03 dep Geilenkirchen, D 1x KC-135R USAF 134ARW  Tennessee ANG
Exercises                                                                                                                                                                                                                               To Top of the Page
D Date st/e Location Participants Force Exercise
Mo 05-03 start Mediterranean Sea unknown unknown exercise Dynamic Manta (ASW)
Mo 12-03 start Andravida, GR various various exercise Iniochos 2018
Fr 16-03 end Mediterranean Sea unknown unknown exercise Dynamic Manta (ASW)
Fr 23-03 end Andravida, GR various various exercise Iniochos 2018
  April 2018
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D Date a/d Location Aircraft type Force Remarks
Mo 09-04 dep Geilenkirchen, D 1x KC-135R USAF 126ARW  Illinouis ANG
arr Geilenkirchen, D 2x KC-135R USAF 141ARW  Washington ANG
Th 19-04 arr Geilenkirchen, D 1x KC-135R USAF 190ARW  Kansas ANG
Fr 20-04 dep Geilenkirchen, D 2x KC-135R USAF 141ARW  Washington ANG
Mo 23-04 arr Geilenkirchen, D 2x KC-135R USAF 154W  Hawaii ANG
Mo 30-04 dep Geilenkirchen, D 1x KC-135R USAF 190ARW  Kansas ANG
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D Date st/e Location Participants Force Exercise
Mo 09-04 start Eindhoven, NL various various exercise EART 2018
start Leeuwarden, NL various various exercise Frisian Flag 2018
Mo 16-04 start Albacete, E unknown unknown exercise TLP 2018-2
start Sweden unknown RSwedAF exercise Viking 18
Fr 20-04 end Eindhoven, NL various various exercise EART 2018
end Leeuwarden, NL various various exercise Frisian Flag 2018
Mo 23-04 start Scotland unknown unknown exercise Joint Warrior 18-1
Th 26-04 end Sweden unknown RSwedAF exercise Viking 18
end 04 end Ämari, EST 4x F-2000A ItAF tdy Baltic Air Policing
    Šiauliai, LT 4x F-16AM RDAF tdy Baltic Air Policing
  May 2018
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D Date a/d Location Aircraft type Force Remarks
Th 03-05 arr Geilenkirchen, D 1x KC-135T USAF 171ARW  Pennsylvania ANG
Fr 04-05 dep Geilenkirchen, D 2x KC-135R USAF 154W  Hawaii ANG
Mo 07-05 arr Geilenkirchen, D 2x KC-135T USAF 171ARW  Pennsylvania ANG
Mo 14-05 dep Geilenkirchen, D 1x KC-135T USAF 171ARW  Pennsylvania ANG
Th 17-05 arr Geilenkirchen, D 1x KC-135R USAF 134ARW  Tennessee ANG
Fr 25-05 dep Geilenkirchen, D 2x KC-135T USAF 171ARW  Pennsylvania ANG
Mo 28-05 dep Geilenkirchen, D 1x KC-135R USAF 134ARW  Tennessee ANG
Th 31-05 arr Geilenkirchen, D 1x KC-135R USAF 190ARW  Kansas ANG
Exercises                                                                                                                                                                                                                               To Top of the Page
D Date st/e Location Participants Force Exercise
Tu 01-05 start Norway unknown unknown exercise Dynamic Mercy
start Poland unknown unknown exercise Eagle Talon 18
Th 03-05 end Scotland unknown unknown exercise Joint Warrior 18-1
Mo 07-05 start Beja, P unknown unknown exercise Hot Blade 2018
Fr 11-05 end Albacete, E unknown unknown exercise TLP 2018-2
Sa 12-05 end Norway unknown unknown exercise Dynamic Mercy
Mo 14-05 start Poznan-Krzesiny, PL various various NATO Tiger Meet 2018
We 23-05 start Gilze Rijen, NL unknown unknown exercise APROC 18
Th 24-05 end Beja, P unknown unknown exercise Hot Blade 2018
Fr 25-05 end Poznan-Krzesiny, PL various various NATO Tiger Meet 2018
Th 31-05 end Poland unknown unknown exercise Eagle Talon 18
  June 2018
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D Date a/d Location Aircraft type Force Remarks
Mo 04-06 arr Geilenkirchen, D 2x KC-135R USAF 168ARW  Alaska ANG
Mo 11-06 dep Geilenkirchen, D 1x KC-135R USAF 190ARW  Kansas ANG
Th 14-06 arr Geilenkirchen, D 1x KC-135R USAF 190ARW  Kansas ANG
Fr 15-06 dep Geilenkirchen, D 2x KC-135R USAF 168ARW  Alaska ANG
Mo 18-06 arr Geilenkirchen, D 2x KC-135R USAF 186ARW  Missouri ANG
Mo 25-06 dep Geilenkirchen, D 1x KC-135R USAF 190ARW  Kansas ANG
Fr 29-06 dep Geilenkirchen, D 2x KC-135R USAF 186ARW  Missouri ANG
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D Date st/e Location Participants Force Exercise
Mo 04-06 start Hohenfels/Grafenwohr, D unknown USAR exercise Combined Resolve 1-18  (date tbc)
start Baltic States unknown unknown exercise Saber Strike 18
Su 03-06 start Baltic States, Poland unknown unknown exercise Baltops 18
We 06-06 end Gilze Rijen, NL unknown unknown exercise APROC 18
  start Slovenia unknown unknown exercise Adriatic Strike 18
Fr 08-06 start Croatia, Slovenia unknown USA exercise Immediate Response 18
Mo 11-06 end Slovenia unknown unknown exercise Adriatic Strike 18
Fr 15-06 end Baltic States unknown unknown exercise Saber Strike 18
Mo 18-09 start Caslav, CZ various CzechAF/USAF exercise Sky Avenger 2018
Sa 23-06 end Croatia, Slovenia unknown USA exercise Immediate Response 18
We 27-06 end Baltic States, Poland unknown unknown exercise Baltops 18
Fr 29-06 end Caslav, CZ various CzechAF/USAF exercise Sky Avenger 2018
end Hohenfels/Grafenwohr, D unknown USAR exercise Combined Resolve 1-18 ( date tbc)
 . . -06 st/e Poland 150x aircraft & helicopt. unknown exercise Anakonda 2018
  July 2018
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D Date a/d Location Aircraft type Force Remarks
Mo 09-07 arr Geilenkirchen, D 1x KC-135R USAF 134ARW  Tennesee ANG
arr Geilenkirchen, D 2x KC-135R USAF 121ARW  Ohio ANG
Mo 23-07 dep Geilenkirchen, D 1x KC-135R USAF 134ARW  Tennesee ANG
Th 26-07 arr Geilenkirchen, D 1x KC-135R USAF 134ARW  Tennesee ANG
Fr 27-07 dep Geilenkirchen, D 2x KC-135R USAF 121ARW  Ohio ANG
Exercises                                                                                                                                                                                                                               To Top of the Page
D Date st/e Location Participants Force Exercise
  August 2018
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D Date a/d Location Aircraft type Force Remarks
Mo 06-08 arr Geilenkirchen, D 2x KC-135R USAF 185ARW  IA ANG
dep Geilenkirchen, D 1x KC-135R USAF 134ARW  Tennesee ANG
Th 09-08 arr Geilenkirchen, D 1x KC-135R USAF 134ARW  Tennesee ANG
Fr 17-08 dep Geilenkirchen, D 2x KC-135R USAF 185ARW  IA ANG
Mo 20-08 dep Geilenkirchen, D 1x KC-135R USAF 134ARW  Tennesee ANG
Exercises                                                                                                                                                                                                                               To Top of the Page
D Date st/e Location Participants Force Exercise
  September 2018
Movements                                                                                                                                                                                                                            To Top of the Page
D Date a/d Location Aircraft type Force Remarks
Exercises                                                                                                                                                                                                                               To Top of the Page
D Date st/e Location Participants Force Exercise
Mo 03-09 start Caslav, CZ various various exercise Ample Strike 18
Mo 10-09 start Albacete, E unknown unknown exercise TLP 2018-3
Th 20-09 end Caslav, CZ various various exercise Ample Strike 18
 . . -09 start Šiauliai, LT 4x F-16 BAF tdy Baltic Air Policing
  October 2018
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D Date a/d Location Aircraft type Force Remarks
Exercises                                                                                                                                                                                                                               To Top of the Page
D Date st/e Location Participants Force Exercise
Fr 05-10 end Albacete, E unknown unknown exercise TLP 2018-3
Sa 20-10 start Baltic Sea unknown * RSwedAF exercise Northern Coasts
 . . -10 start Norway unknown unknown exercise Trident Juncture 2018
  November 2018
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D Date a/d Location Aircraft type Force Remarks
Exercises                                                                                                                                                                                                                               To Top of the Page
D Date st/e Location Participants Force Exercise
Fr 02-11 end Baltic Sea unknown * RSwedAF exercise Northern Coasts
 . . -11 start Amendola, I unknown unknown exercise TLP 2081-4
end Norway unknown unknown exercise Trident Juncture 2018
  December 2018
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D Date a/d Location Aircraft type Force Remarks
Exercises                                                                                                                                                                                                                               To Top of the Page
D Date st/e Location Participants Force Exercise
 . . -12 end Šiauliai, LT 4x F-16 BAF tdy Baltic Air Policing
  Year 2019
Movements                                                                                                                                                                                                                            To Top of the Page
D Date a/d Location Aircraft type Force Remarks
unkn start Czechia unknown unknown exercise Hot Blade 2019
PORT VISITS
Foreign Port Visits in Europe
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Date

a/d

Sea port

On board?

Navy

Ship name

The complete port visits list can be found on: Warships Port Visits Seawaves Magazine.
For more information about all the worlds navies, go to: World Navies Today.
 
EVENTS SUMMARY
Military aviation related events & activities in Europe

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Start End Location Remarks
01-01 31-12 various bases, CH SwissAF flight schedule 2018
23-02 23-02 Araxos, GR 75th anniversary 336Mira
22-03 22-03 Northolt, UK Night Photoshoot XXIV
18-05 18-05 Poznan-Krzesiny, PL spottersday NATO Tiger Meet 2018  (link)
09-06 09-06 London, UK Queen's Birthday Flypast
10-07 10-07 London, UK RAF 100 Parade & Flypast
10-10 11-10 Axalp, CH Fliegerschiessen Axalp 2018
28-10 28-10 Prague, CZ Military parade celebrating 100 years of CZ & 25 years Army establishment of CZ.
30-11 30-11 Volkel, NL 65th anniversary 313sq
 
 
Political events and visits in Europe

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Start End Location Remarks
11-07 12-07 Brussels, B NATO 2018 summit
18-10 19-10 Brussels, B EU-Asia 2018 summit (51 heads of state/government)

For the EU Meetings look at the European Union Meeting Calender

ADDITION
 exercise TLP 2018-1

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Start/End Location Aircraft Type Force Remarks
29-01/23-02 Albacete, E 4x Mirage 2000D FAF EC003
4x Rafale M FN
6x EF2000 GAF
4x F-16C HAF 335Mira
2x EF2000 ItAF 36°St
1x EA-550A ItAF

 external asset

2x EH101 ItAF

 external asset

1x Sentry AEW1 RAF

external asset

4x F-16AM RNLAF
3x EF-18M SpAF Ala12
3x EF-18M SpAF Ala15
3x EF2000 SpAF Ala11
1x AS332 SpAF

external asset

1x P-3M SpAF

external asset

 exercise Iniochos 2018

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Start/End Location Aircraft Type Force Remarks
12-03/23-03 Andravida, GR AW139 CyprusAF
Emb145 AEW&C HAF
F-4E HAF
F-16C/D HAF
Mirage 2000 HAF
Tornado ItAF
Mirage 2000-9 UAEAF
F-15 USAF
 exercise Frisian Flag 2018

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Start/End Location Aircraft Type Force Remarks
09-04/20-04 Leeuwarden, NL 5x Mirage 2000D FAF EC003
5x Rafale B FAF
3x Rafale C FAF
8x EF2000 GAF TLG31 & TLG71
+ F-16C/D PolAF
3x MiG-29 PolAF 1elt
12x F-16AM/BM RNLAF 312sq, 313sq, 322sq
6x F-18 SpAF
6x F-15C/D USAF Oregon ANG
6x F-15C/D USAF Massachusetts ANG
1x Da20EW civil Cobham
Eindhoven, NL 1x C-130H RNLAF 336sq
Geilenkirchen, D 1x E-3A NATO NAEW&CF
Avord, F 1x E-3F FAF ERV01.093
Wittmund, D 2x A-4N civil Discovery Air Defence
 exercise EART 2018

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Start/End Location Aircraft Type Force Remarks
09-04/20-04 Eindhoven, NL 1x C-135FR FAF GRV02.091
1x KDC-10 RNLAF 334sq
 exercise NATO Tiger Meet  2018

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Start/End Location Aircraft Type Force Remarks
14-05/25-05 Poznan-Krzesiny, PL S.105Öe AustrAF 1JTS
F-16AM/BM BAF 31Sm
JAS39C/D CzechAF 211tl
Mi-24V CzechAF 221LtBvr
Mirage 2000 FAF EC01.030
Rafale B/C FAF EC03.330
Rafale M FN 11F
EF2000 GAF JG74
Tornado ECR GAF TLG51
JAS39C/D HungAF 1SL
AB212-ICO ItAF 21°St
F-2000A ItAF 12°Gr
F-16C/D PolAF 6ELT
F-16AM/BM RNLAF 313sq
F-16AM/BM RNoAF 338Skv
EF-18A SpAF Ala15
EF2000 SpAF 142Esc
FA-18C/D SwissAF FlSt11
KC-135? USAF 141ARS?
 exercise Sky Avenger 2018

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Start/End Location Aircraft Type Force Remarks
18-06/29-06 Caslav, CZ JAS39C/D CzechAF 211tl
Mi-24V CzechAF 221LtBvr
L-159 CzechAF 212tl
Mi171Sh CzechAF 22zl
F-16C/D USAF Texas ANG
KC-135R USAF 173ARS  Nebraska ANG
 exercise Ample Strike 2018

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Start/End Location Aircraft Type Force Remarks
03-09/20-09 Caslav, CZ JAS39C/D CzechAF 211tl
Mi-24V CzechAF 221LtBvr
L-159 CzechAF 212tl
L-39ZA CzechAF
Mi171Sh CzechAF 22zl
EF2000 GAF
L-39 LithAF
Su-22 PolAF
Hawk RAF
PC-9 SlovenAF
F-16 USAF tbc
AH-64D USAr tbc

MANUAL
ABBREVIATIONS:
A
Austria
LX
Luxembourg
B
Belgium
IS
Iceland
AL
Albania
LT
Lithuania
BIH
Bosnia Herzegovina
LV
Latvia
BG
Bulgaria
MA
Malta
BY
Belarus
MD
Moldavia
CH
Switzerland
MC
Monaco
CY
Cyprus
N
Norway
CZ
Czechia
MK
Macedonia
D
Germany
NL
Netherlands
DK
Denmark
P
Portugal
E
Spain
PL
Poland
EST
Estonia
RO
Romania
F
France
RUS
Russia
FIN
Finland
S
Sweden
GE
Georgia
SK
Slovakia
GR
Greece
SLO
Slovenia
H
Hungary
TR
Turkey
HR
Croatia
UA
Ukraine
IL
Israel
UK
United Kingdom
IRL
Ireland
YU
Serbia

+   multiple aircraft
* amongst others
arr arrival
dep departure
rtb returning to base
t/go touch and go
tdy temporary duty
tbc to be confirmed
tbd to be determined
AM in the morning
PfP Partnership for Peace
PM in the afternoon
PM+ in the evening
TLP Tactical Leadership Program
TSP Theater Security Package
AAR Air to Air Refuellling Training
APROC Air Personnel Recovery Operatives Course
COMAO Combined Air Operations
CQWI Combined Qualified Weapons Instructor
CJPRSC Combined Joint Personel Recovery Standardization Course
OPEVAL Operational Evaluation
DACT Dissimilar Air Combat Training
EART European Air Refuelling Training
EATT European Air Transport Training
EAATTC European Air Advanced Tactics Training Course
MART Multinational Aircraft Recovery Training
TACEVAL Tactical Evaluation
THPU Tactical Helicopter Procedures Update
 

more abbreviations at  Scramble Wiki  

CREDITS

and many thanks to all the people who provide useful information !
 

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