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SIS-Summary 792
Sunday 6 August 2017
22.30 hrs


SIS Summary

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

August 2017   6 Port Visits     Manual
September 2017   3 Military Events     Credits
October 2017     Political Events      
November 2017     Addition   6 Bankholidays
December 2017   2        
Year 2018            
             
             
             
             
             
OUTLOOK
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Current
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Until Location Aircraft type Force Remarks
Fr 11-08 Germany various TuAF exercise Embow XVIFr
end-08   Amari, EST 4x EF-18M SpAF Ala15  tdy Baltic Air Policing
  Campia Turzii, RO 12x F-15C/D USAF 159FS FL ANG & 122FS LA ANG  deployment
  Mihail Kogalniceanu, RO 4x Typhoon RAF 3sq  tdy Southern Air Policing
  Šiauliai, LT 4x F-16C PolAF tdy  Baltic Air Policing
Su 15-10   Graf Ignatievo, BG 4x EF2000 ItAF tdy Air Policing
 August 2017
Movements                                                                                                                                                                                                                            To Top of the Page
D Date a/d Location Aircraft type Force Remarks
Mo 07-08 arr Geilenkirchen, D 2x KC-135R USAF 126th ARW / Illinois ANG
a/d Leeuwarden, NL 1x Da900 SwissAF 0820h-0840h
arr Leeuwarden, NL 1x F-16 RNoAF 1045h
arr Leeuwarden, NL 1x FA-18D FinnAF 1125h
arr Leeuwarden, NL 1x C295M FinnAF 1215h
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)
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D Date st/e Location Participants Force Exercise
Tu 08-08 start FInland various FinAF/USAF local exercise
Fr 11-08 end Germany various various exercise Embow XVI
Mo 14-08 start Leeuwarden, NL various F-16 various FWIT a/g course
Tu 15-08 start Hohenfels, D helicopters USAR exercise Combined Resolve 17
Fr 18-08 end FInland various FinAF/USAF local exercise
We 23-08 start Czechia various various exercise Ample Strike
end-08 end Amari, EST 4x EF-18M SpAF Ala15   tdy Baltic Air Policing
  end Campia Turzii, RO 12x F-15C/D USAF 159FS FL ANG & 122FS LA ANG  deployment
end Mihail Kogalniceanu, RO 4x Typhoon RAF 3sq  tdy Southern Air Policing
end Šiauliai, LT 4x F-16C PolAF tdy Baltic Air Policing
 September 2017
Movements                                                                                                                                                                                                                            To Top of the Page
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
Fr 01-09 start Amari, EST 4x F-16 BAF tdy Baltic Air Policing
start Šiauliai, LT 4x F-15C USAF 493FS 'LN'   tdy Baltic Air Policing
Mo 04-09 start Zaragoza, E unknown unknown exercise EAATTC 17-4
Fr 08-09 end Hohenfels, D helicopters USAR exercise Combined Resolve 17
start Sweden & Baltic Sea unknown various exercise Northern Coasts 2017
Mo 11-09 start Albacete, E various various exercise TLP 17-3
start Germany unknown unknown exercise Brilliant Arrow
Tu 12-09 end Czechia various various exercise Ample Strike
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
Th 21-09 end Sweden & Baltic Sea unknown various exercise Northern Coasts 2017
Fr 22-09 end Germany unknown unknown exercise Brilliant Arrow
Fr 29-09 end Sweden helicopters & P-8A USMC & USN exercise Aurora 17
 . . -09 start Mihail Kogalniceanu, RO + CF-188 CAF 4W  tdy Southern Air Policing
start Kleine Brogel, B unknown unknown exercise Steadfast Noon
 October 2017
Movements                                                                                                                                                                                                                            To Top of the Page
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
Exercises                                                                                                                                                                                                                               To Top of the Page
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 various various exercise TLP 17-3
Tu 10-10 start France unknown unknown exercise Brilliant Mariner
Fr 13-10 end United Kingdom unknown unknown exercise Joint Warrior 17-2
Su 15-10 end Graf Ignatievo, BG 4x EF2000 ItAF tdy Air Policing
Mo 16-10 end France unknown unknown exercise Brilliant Mariner
Fr 27-10 end Leeuwarden, NL various F-16 various FWIT a/g course
 November 2017
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 06-11 start Albacete, E unknown unknown exercise TLP 17-4
 December 2017
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
Fr 01-12 end Albacete, E unknown unknown exercise TLP 17-4
end-12 end Amari, EST 4x F-16 BAF tdy Baltic Air Policing
end Šiauliai, LT 4x F-15C USAF 493FS 'LN'   tdy Baltic Air Policing
  Year 2018
Movements                                                                                                                                                                                                                            To Top of the Page
D Date st/e Location Aircraft type Force Remarks
Mo 09-04 start Leeuwarden, NL unknown unknown exercise Frisian Flag 2018
Fr 20-04 end Leeuwarden, NL unknown unknown exercise Frisian Flag 2018
Mo 14-05 start Poznan-Krzesiny, PL ao F-16 PolAF NATO Tiger Meet 2018
Fr 25-05 end Poznan-Krzesiny, PL ao F-16 PolAF NATO Tiger Meet 2018
unkn start Gilze Rijen, NL unknown unknown exercise APROC 18
 
PORT VISITS
Foreign Port Visits in Europe
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D

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
03-07 25-08 Meiringen, CH no jet flying operations
31-07 25-08 Sion, CH airfield closed
09-09 09-09 Kleine Brogel, B spotters day Sanicole Air Show
28-08 31-08 Norvenich, D night flight ops (from 1330h)
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)
15-09 16-09 Culdrose, UK 65th anniversary Airborne Early Warning in the Royal Navy
Rota, E 100th anniversary Spanish Naval Aviation (link)
16-09 16-09 Ginkelse Heide, NL WWII Operation Market Garden para drops (aircraft based at Eindhoven)
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

For the EU Meetings look at the European Union Meeting Calender

ADDITION
 exercise Embow XVI

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Start/End Location Aircraft Type Force Remarks
07-08/11-08 Leeuwarden, NL 2x FA-18 FinAF
2x FA-18 SwissAF
unknown unknown 1x NH90 FN
unknown RDAF
unknown RNoAF
unknown RSwedAF

(total of 14 participating countries with 20 a/c)

 local exercise

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Start/End Location Aircraft Type Force Remarks
08-08/18-10 Finland 6x FA-18 FinnAF
6x Hawk T51 FinnAF
Amari, EST + A-10C USAF 175W/104FS  Maryland ANG
 FWIT course 2017

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Start/End Location Aircraft Type Force Remarks
14-08/27-10 Leeuwarden, NL F-16AM BAF
F-16AM PortAF
F-16AM RDAF
F-16AM RNLAF
F-16AM RNoAF
 exercise Ample Strike 2017

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Start/End Location Aircraft Type Force Remarks
23-08/12-09 unknown Tornado GAF
Su-22 PolAF
B-1B USAF
B-52H USAF
 spottersday KB

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Start/End Location Aircraft Type Force Remarks
09-09 Kleine Brogel, B F-16AM BAF
FA-18C FinnAF
Mi-24V CzechAF
10x Alpha Jet E FAF Patrouille de France
Rafale FAF
2x F-16C HAF
JAS39 HungAF
10x MB339 ItAF Frecce Tricolore
MiG-29 PolAF
1x Dakota C3 RAF BoBMF
4x EA300 RJordAF Royal Jordanian Falcons
6x Hawk RSaudiAF Saudi Hawks
JAS39 RSwedAF
MiG-29 SlovakAF
+ EC120B SpAF Patrulla Aspa
7x F-5E SwissAF Patrouille de Suisse
 exercise TLP 2017-3

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Start/End Location Aircraft Type Force Remarks
11-09/06-10 Albacete, E EF2000 ItAF 4°St

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
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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