Townsend Range JTAC Activity; 12 February 2019

Monday and Tuesday were the first days I've had the opportunity to turn on the radios in about a week. Monday was a slow MilCom day as usual, but Tuesday proved interesting with a lot of activity from MCAS Beaufort F/A-18s and F-35s working with a JTAC (Joint Terminal Attack Controller) at Townsend Range in … Continue reading Townsend Range JTAC Activity; 12 February 2019

Interesting F/A-18 and F-15C Air-to-Ground Combat Training at Townsend Range and the Coastal MOA

Savannah - Over the last few days, from both home and from the mobile station, I have had the chance to listen to some very interesting air-to-ground combat training from Townsend Range and the Coastal MOA between Savannah and Brunswick in coastal Georgia. F/A-18s based out of MCAS Beaufort along with F/A-18s from NASJRB Fort … Continue reading Interesting F/A-18 and F-15C Air-to-Ground Combat Training at Townsend Range and the Coastal MOA

Exercise Palmetto Fire in Coastal Georgia

Savannah - Over the last couple of days, I've heard a good bit of activity from MCAS Beaufort jets operating over Fort Stewart. A little bit of listening and research indicates that it is an exercise named "Palmetto Fire" that began on 27 July and will last to 7 August. According to the DVIDS article … Continue reading Exercise Palmetto Fire in Coastal Georgia

Large Force Exercise Over Coastal Georgia, Day 2

Savannah - The exercise being held over coastal Georgia, named Boar's Nest based on ROCKET 11's check in with SEALORD, continued for a second day on Wednesday. The day's activity consisted of many of the same players as Tuesday's activity with the addition of a B-1B and a P-8A replacing Tuesday's P-3C. The offshore SUAs, … Continue reading Large Force Exercise Over Coastal Georgia, Day 2

Large Force Exercise over Coastal Georgia

Savannah - Yesterday afternoon, there was a Large Force Exercise in Coastal GA that involved JSTARS, an E-2, a KC-135, F-15Es, F-16s, A-10s, a B-52, a P-3, and an MQ-5.  The offshore SUAs, the Coastal MOAs, and the Fort Stewart MOAs were used for air-to-air combat activity, air-to-surface missions over land, and air-to-surface missions over … Continue reading Large Force Exercise over Coastal Georgia

Savannah Sentry 2014 – Giant Military Exercise at Savannah’s Combat Readiness Training Center

Note:  This article was taken from the Savannah Combat Readiness Training Center's Facebook Page. The skies over Savannah, South Georgia and the Atlantic Basin will be filled in February with all types of military fighter, reconnaissance and cargo aircraft as Savannah’s Combat Readiness Training Center (CRTC) hosts ‘SENTRY SAVANNAH 14’, the largest Air National Guard (ANG) … Continue reading Savannah Sentry 2014 – Giant Military Exercise at Savannah’s Combat Readiness Training Center

F-15Es at Robins AFB

F-15E Strike Eagles from the 335th and 336th FS of the 4th Fighter Wing at Seymour-Johnson AFB are currently at Robins AFB in central Georgia conducting exercises while there is runway maintenance ongoing at Seymour-Johnson.  According to a press release last week, the F-15Es will be at Robins through at least this week. Yesterday was … Continue reading F-15Es at Robins AFB

Mobile Monitoring and HF, 14 September 2011

After grabbing something to eat this afternoon, I went out to Jekyll Island and played radio. I got a few good catches on milair frequencies and made a few amateur radio contacts on 20 Meters. On the milair side of things, I caught some F-16s from McEntire ANGB and F/A-18s from MCAS Beaufort at Townsend … Continue reading Mobile Monitoring and HF, 14 September 2011

F-15E Activity

Location: Brunswick, GA F-15Es from the 333rd FS at Seymour-Johnson AFB are indeed working in the Coastal Georgia area this week. This afternoon I heard ARGOS, NINO, and WARMAN flights working with F-15s from the FL ANG's 125th FW at Jax International Airport. Operating frequencies for offshore intercepts were 301.000 and 336.925. The ARGOS and … Continue reading F-15E Activity