Scramble Intelligence Service - Summary  
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SIS-Summary 769
Sunday 19 February 2017
22.45 hrs


SIS Summary
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                                                                                                               In this summary you can find (new & updated) outlooks for the following months:
February 2017   1 Port Visits     Manual  
March 2017 1 Military Events 38 Bankholidays
April 2017     Political Events     Credits  
May 2017     Addition   12    
June 2017   6          
July 2017              
August 2017              
September 2017              
October 2017              
November 2017              
December 2017              
Year 2017              
               

 

 

 

                                              OUTLOOK


 
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Current
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Until Location Aircraft type Force Remarks
Fr 24-02   Geilenkirchen, D 2x KC-135R USAF 185th ARW / Iowa ANG
Fr 27-02   Albacete, E various various exercise TLP 17-1
end-04   Amari, EST 4x EF2000 GAF TLG71   NATO detach. Operation Baltic Air Policing
  Šiauliai, LT 4x F-16 RNLAF Volkel    NATO detach. Operation Baltic Air Policing
?? Nordholz, D 4x Super Lynx Mk140 AlgerianN mks tdy test flights
 February 2017
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D Date a/d Location Aircraft type Force Remarks
Fr 24-02 dep Geilenkirchen, D 2x KC-135R USAF 185th ARW / Iowa ANG
Exercises                                                                                                                                                                                                                               To Top of the Page
D Date st/e Location Participants Force Exercise
Mo 20-02 start Leusderheide area, NL various helicopters GAR, RNLAF exercise Desert Falcon
Fr 27-02 end Albacete, E various various exercise TLP 17-1
 March 2017
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D Date a/d Location Aircraft type Force Remarks
Mo 06-03 arr Geilenkirchen, D 2x KC-135R USAF 155th ARW / Nebraska ANG
Fr 17-03 dep Geilenkirchen, D 2x KC-135R USAF 155th ARW / Nebraska ANG
Mo 27-03 arr Geilenkirchen, D 2x KC-135R USAF 101st ARW / Maine ANG
Exercises                                                                                                                                                                                                                               To Top of the Page
D Date st/e Location Participants Force Exercise
Wo 01-03 start Hohenfelds, D unknown USAR exercise Allied Spirit 17-1
Fr 03-03 end Leusderheide area, NL various helicopters GAR, RNLAF exercise Desert Falcon
Mo 13-03 start Italy unknown unknown exercise Dynamic Manta 17
Sa 25-03 end Italy unknown unknown exercise Dynamic Manta 17
Su 26-03 start United Kingdom unknown unknown exercise Joint Warrior 17-1
Mo 27-03 start Eindhoven.NL various various exercise EART 2017
start Leeuwarden, NL various various exercise Frisian Flag 2017
start Plovdiv, BG unknown unknown exercise EAATTC 17-1
Fr 31-03 end Hohenfelds, D unknown USAR exercise Allied Spirit 17-1
 April 2017
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D Date a/d Location Aircraft type Force Remarks
Fr 07-04 dep Geilenkirchen, D 2x KC-135R USAF 101st ARW / Maine ANG
Mo 24-04 arr Geilenkirchen, D 2x KC-135R USAF 117th ARW / Alabama ANG
Exercises                                                                                                                                                                                                                               To Top of the Page
D Date st/e Location Participants Force Exercise
Fr 07-04 end Eindhoven.NL various various exercise EART 2017
end Leeuwarden, NL various various exercise Frisian Flag 2017
end Plovdiv, BG unknown unknown exercise EAATTC 17-1
end United Kingdom unknown unknown exercise Joint Warrior 17-1
Th 13-04 start Hohenfelds range, D helicopters USAR exercise Saber Junction 17
Mo 24-04 start Albacete, E unknown unknown exercise TLP 17-2
 May 2017
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D Date a/d Location Aircraft type Force Remarks
Fr 05-05 dep Geilenkirchen, D 2x KC-135R USAF 117th ARW / Alabama ANG
Mo 08-05 arr Geilenkirchen, D 2x KC-135R USAF 168th ARW / Alaska ANG
Fr 19-05 dep Geilenkirchen, D 2x KC-135R USAF 168th ARW / Alaska ANG
Mo 22-05 arr Geilenkirchen, D 2x KC-135T USAF 171st ARW / Pennsylvania ANG
Exercises                                                                                                                                                                                                                               To Top of the Page
D Date st/e Location Participants Force Exercise
Mo 01-05 start Amari, EST 4x EF-18M SpAF Ala15   NATO detach. Operation Baltic Air Policing
start United Kingdom unknown unknown exercise Dynamic Mercy 17
Mo 08-05 start Orleans, F unknown unknown exercise EAATTC 17-2
Su 13-05 end United Kingdom unknown unknown exercise Dynamic Mercy 17
Mo 14-05 start Jever, D unknown unknown exercise MART
Tu 16-05 end Hohenfelds range, D helicopters USAR exercise Saber Junction 17
We 17-05 start Nordholz, D unknown unknown SAR Meet 2017
Fr 19-05 end Albacete, E unknown unknown exercise TLP 17-2
end Jever, D unknown unknown exercise MART
end Orleans, F unknown unknown exercise EAATTC 17-2
Mo 22-05 end Nordholz, D unknown unknown SAR Meet 2017
start Finland, Norway, Sweden various various exercise Arctic Challenge 2017
start Zaragoza, E unknown unknown exercise EAATTC 17-3
 June 2017
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D Date a/d Location Aircraft type Force Remarks
Fr 09-06 dep Geilenkirchen, D 2x KC-135T USAF 171st ARW / Pennsylvania ANG
Mo 19-06 arr Geilenkirchen, D 2x KC-135R USAF 190th ARW / Kansas ANG
Fr 30-06 dep Geilenkirchen, D 2x KC-135R USAF 190th ARW / Kansas ANG
Exercises                                                                                                                                                                                                                               To Top of the Page
D Date st/e Location Participants Force Exercise
Fr 02-06 end Finland, Norway, Sweden various various exercise Arctic Challenge 2017
Mo 05-06 start Florennes, B various various exercise Tactical Weapons Meet
start Landivisiau, F various various NATO Tiger Meet 2017
start Poland & Baltic Sea unknown unknown exercise Baltops 17
Tu 06-06 start Germany & Poland unknown unknown exercise Saber Strike 17
Fr 09-06 end Zaragoza, E unknown unknown exercise EAATTC 17-3
We 14-06 start Rivolto, I various various exercise APROC
Fr 16-06 end Florennes, B various various exercise Tactical Weapons Meet
end Landivisiau, F various various NATO Tiger Meet 2017
Mo 19-06 start Beja, P unknown unknown exercise EATT
end Germany & Poland unknown unknown exercise Saber Strike 17
Sa 24-06 end Poland & Baltic Sea unknown unknown exercise Baltops 17
Mo 26-06 start Iceland unknown unknown exercise Dynamic Mongoose 17
We 28-06 end Rivolto, I various various exercise APROC
Fr 30-06 end Beja, P unknown unknown exercise EATT
 July 2017
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D Date a/d Location Aircraft type Force Remarks
Mo 10-07 arr Geilenkirchen, D 2x KC-135R USAF 186th ARW / Mississippi ANG
Fr 28-07 dep Geilenkirchen, D 2x KC-135R USAF 186th ARW / Mississippi ANG
Exercises                                                                                                                                                                                                                               To Top of the Page
D Date st/e Location Participants Force Exercise
Sa 08-07 end Iceland unknown unknown exercise Dynamic Mongoose 17
 August 2017
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D Date a/d Location Aircraft type Force Remarks
Mo 07-08 arr Geilenkirchen, D 2x KC-135R USAF 126th ARW / Illinois ANG
Fr 18-08 dep Geilenkirchen, D 2x KC-135R USAF 126th ARW/  Illinois ANG
Mo 21-08 arr Geilenkirchen, D 2x KC-135R USAF 92nd ARW (141st ARW / Washington ANG)
Exercises                                                                                                                                                                                                                               To Top of the Page
D Date st/e Location Participants Force Exercise
end-08 end Amari, EST 4x EF-18M SpAF Ala15   NATO detach. Operation Baltic Air Policing
 September 2017
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D Date a/d Location Aircraft type Force Remarks
Fr 01-09 dep Geilenkirchen, D 2x KC-135R USAF 92nd ARW (141st ARW / Washington ANG)
Mo 04-09 arr Geilenkirchen, D 2x KC-135R USAF 151st ARW / Utah ANG
Fr 15-09 dep Geilenkirchen, D 2x KC-135R USAF 151st ARW / Utah ANG
Mo 18-09 arr Geilenkirchen, D 2x KC-135T USAF 161st ARW / Arizona ANG
Fr 29-09 dep Geilenkirchen, D 2x KC-135T USAF 161st ARW / Arizona ANG
Exercises                                                                                                                                                                                                                               To Top of the Page
D Date st/e Location Participants Force Exercise
Mo 04-09 start Zaragoza, E unknown unknown exercise EAATTC 17-4
Mo 11-09 start Albacete, E unknown unknown exercise TLP 17-3
Fr 15-09 end Zaragoza, E unknown unknown exercise EAATTC 17-4
Mo 18-09 start Sweden helicopters & P-8A USMC & USN exercise Aurora 17
Fr 29-09 end Sweden helicopters & P-8A USMC & USN exercise Aurora 17
 October 2017
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D Date a/d Location Aircraft type Force Remarks
Mo 02-10 arr Geilenkirchen, D 2x KC-135T USAF 127th Wing / Michigan ANG
Fr 13-10 dep Geilenkirchen, D 2x KC-135T USAF 127th Wing / Michigan ANG
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D Date st/e Location Participants Force Exercise
Su 01-10 start United Kingdom unknown unknown exercise Joint Warrior 17-2
Fr 06-10 end Albacete, E unknown unknown exercise TLP 17-3
Fr 13-10 end United Kingdom unknown unknown exercise Joint Warrior 17-2
 November 2017
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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
Mo 06-11 start Albacete, E unknown unknown exercise TLP 17-4
 December 2017
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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 01-12 end Albacete, E unknown unknown exercise TLP 17-4
  Year 2017
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D Date st/e Location Aircraft type Force Remarks
Spring start ao Leeuwarden, NL + F-15 USAF FL & LA ANG  tdy European Deterrence Initiative
Summ start unknown + F-35A USAF 34FS  deployment
unkn start Hungary helicopters unknown exercise Fire Blade 2017
start Kecskemeth, H + F-16C USAF 112FS / OH ANG  deployment
 
PORT VISITS
 
Foreign Port Visits in Europe
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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
30-01 24-03 Meiringen, CH militia flying F-5
13-02 24-02 Sion, CH F-5 squadron training (max.6x F-5E/F)
06-03 24-03 Meiringen, CH repetition course FlSt 8 & 11
Sion, CH individual aircraft training
13-03 17-03 Payerne, CH no jet flying operarions
20-03 24-03 Payerne, CH militia flying F-5
27-03 07-04 Sion, CH F-5 squadron training (max.6x F-5E/F)
29-03 29-03 Lossiemouth, UK spotters day due to exercise JW 17-1 (email)
03-04 07-04 Payerne, CH no helicopter operarions
03-04 14-04 Payerne, CH militia flying F-5
10-04 21-04 Meiringen, CH militia flying F-5
Sion, CH individual aircraft training
11-04 11-04 Beauvechain, B spotters day & sunset photoshoot  To Top of the Page
24-04 19-05 Sion, CH FA-18 squadron training (max.6x FA-18C/D)
01-05 19-05 Alpnach, CH repetition course LtSt 6 & LtSt 8
Payerne, CH repetition course FlSt 6 & 17
04-05 04-05 Larisa, GR spotters day farewell event HAF RF-4E with 348 Mira (info) (email)
05-05 05-05 Larisa, GR farewell event HAF RF-4E with 348 Mira
05-05 12-05 Meiringen, CH no jet flying operations
15-05 17-05 Sion, CH FlSt 6 & 17 detachment from Payerne during repetition course
16-05 16-05 Mont de Marsan, F 100th anniversary of SPA 91, 93 & 97
18-05 19-05 Tours, F 100th anniversary of SPA 85
20-05 20-05 Nordholz, D spotters day SAR Meet 2017 (0900h-1200h) (subscription)
22-05 02-06 Sion, CH airfield closed for jets
05-06 16-06 Meiringen, CH no jet flying operations
Sion, CH individual aircraft training
08-06 08-06 Landivisiau, F spotters day Tiger Meet (link)
09-06 09-06 Mont de Marsan, F 75th anniversary EC02.030
10-06 10-06 Landsberg, D 60th anniversary LTG61
14-06 14-06 Landivisiau, F spotters day Tiger Meet  (link)
15-06 15-06 Florennes, B spotters day Tactical Weapons Meet
19-06 30-06 Sion, CH F-5 squadron training (max.6x F-5E/F)
01-07 02-07 Geilenkirchen, D 35th anniversary AWACS
03-07 04-08 Payerne, CH militia flying F-5
03-07 28-07 Meiringen, CH airfield closed
Sion, CH diversion airfield
03-07 25-08 Meiringen, CH no jet flying operations
07-07 25-07 Payerne, CH airfield closed
31-07 25-08 Sion, CH airfield closed
09-09 09-09 Kleine Brogel, B spotters day Sanicole Air Show
28-08 22-09 Payerne, CH militia flying F-5
25-09 10-11 Sion, CH F-5 squadron training (max.6x F-5E/F)
28-09 28-09 Landsberg, D fly-out of the last C-160D of LTG61
02-10 20-10 Payerne, CH repetition course LlSt 1 & 5
09-10 13-10 Axalp shooting range, CH shooting exercise
09-10 27-10 Payerne, CH militia flying F-5
23-10 04-11 Meiringen, CH militia flying F-5
13-11 24-11 Meiringen, CH no jet flying operations
Sion, CH individual aircraft training
27-11 08-12 Sion, CH airfield closed for jets
11-12 15-12 Sion, CH individual aircraft training
18-12 31-12 Meiringen, CH no jet flying operations
Sion, CH airfield closed

 
 
Political events and visits in Europe

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Start End Location Remarks
17-03 18-03 Baden-baden, D G20 Ministers meeting
06-04 07-04 Düsseldorf, D G20 Ministers meeting
18-05 19-05 Bad Neuenahr, D G20 Ministers meeting
19-05 20-05 Berlin. D G20 Ministers meeting
24-05 25-05 Brussels, B NATO summit
07-07 07-08 Hamburg, D G20 summit
06-03 08-03 Portsmouth, UK Underwater Defence & Security Conference (USA, UK, India, Israel, Sweden, Chili, Canada,
Saudi Arabia, Poland, Denmark, Germany, Netherlands)
07-07 08-07 Hamburg-Fuhlsbüttel, D G20 meeting

For the EU Meetings look at the European Union Meeting Calender

ADDITION
 exercise TLP 17-1

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Start/End Location Aircraft Type Force Remarks
30-01/27-02 Albacete, E 2x Mirage 2000-5F FAF EC01.002
2x Mirage 2000D FAF EC003
2x Mirage 2000N FAF EC02.004
3x Rafale FAF EC004
2x Rafale M FN
4x F-16 HAF 336Mira
2x AMX ItAF 51°St
2x F-2000A ItAF 4°St
2x F-2000A ItAF 36°St
3x AV-8B+ ItN GRUPAER
07-02/27-02 2x EF2000 SpAF Ala11
2x EF2000 SpAF Ala14
1x E-2C FN
2x Rafale M FN
T-346A ItAF
1x E-3A NATO
 exercise Frisian Flag 2017

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Start/End Location Aircraft Type Force Remarks
27-03/09-04 Leeuwarden, NL + F-16 BAF
4x Mirage 2000D FAF
+ EF2000 GAF
+ F-16C/D PolAF
+ F-16 PortAF
+ Tornado GR4 RAF
14x F-16 RNLAF
12x F-15C/D USAF Florida ANG & Louisiana ANG
 exercise EART 2017

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Start/End Location Aircraft Type Force Remarks
27-03/09-04 Eindhoven, NL 1x C-135FR or KC-135 FAF
1x A310MRTT GAF
1x KC-767A ItAF
1x C-130H RNLAF
1x KDC-10 RNLAF
 exercise Arctic Challenge 2017

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Start/End Location Aircraft Type Force Remarks
22-05/02-06 Bodø,N, Luleå, S & unknown BAF
Rovaniem, FIN unknown CAF
4x Mirage 2000-5F FAF
4x Mirage 2000B/C FAF
3x Rafale FAF
various FinnAF
unknown GAF
E-3A NATO
unknown RAF
unknown RNLAF
various RNoAF
various RSwedAF
unknown SpAF
unknown SwissAF
unknown USAF

 exercise Tactical Weapons Meet

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Start/End Location Aircraft Type Force Remarks
05-06/16-06 Florennes, B + F-4E HAF
+ EF2000 SpAF

 NATO Tiger Meet

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Start/End Location Aircraft Type Force Remarks
05-06/16-06 Landivisiau, F 4x Rafale B/C FAF
+ Rafale M FN

 exercise APROC

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Start/End Location Aircraft Type Force Remarks
14-06/28-06 Rivolto, I 2x AS555 FAF
2x EC725 FAF
1x SA330 FAF
 spottersday

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Start/End Location Aircraft Type Force Remarks
09-09 Kleine Brogel, B + EC120B SpAF Patrulla Aspa
FA-18C SwissAF
+ F-5E SwissAF Patrouille de Suisse

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
arr arrival
dep departure
f/v first visit
n/a not applicable
rtb returning to base
t/go touch and go(es)
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 Centric Personnel Recovery Operatives Course
COMAO Combined Air Operations
CQWI Combined Qualified Weapons Instructor
CJPRSC EAG 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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