FROM THE ARCHIVES – SPECIAL OPS ‘DROP INTO’ MACHRIHANISH

It was relatively routine Tuesday afternoon back in February 2009 and I found myself sitting at my workstation watching the clock. Back then I was working as a sub editor for a daily newspaper but my main focus was being the military and Mode-S editor for PW Publishing’s RadioUser Magazine. The perks of being a … Continue reading FROM THE ARCHIVES – SPECIAL OPS ‘DROP INTO’ MACHRIHANISH

FROM THE ARCHIVES: US SPECIAL OPERATIONS DEPLOY TO RAF MACHRIHANISH

The year was 2005 and a much younger but still equally enthusiastic military radio monitor and aviation enthusiast was sitting in his radio shack tuning through the radio bands on what would now be classed as some ‘historic’ radio equipment listening out for anything of interest. The shack was actually at the time taking up … Continue reading FROM THE ARCHIVES: US SPECIAL OPERATIONS DEPLOY TO RAF MACHRIHANISH