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Saw a weird looking plane yesterday flying low over PSM. It must have just taken off from Ronaldsway as it was climbing. It looked a bit like this but I can't be sure if it's the same model. Plus the one I saw sounded like a jet. Any spotters here can confirm what it was?

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I saw a similar looking plane flying over the Douglas and Port Jack area last Sunday afternoon, it seemed to circle a couple of times before heading off towards the South. The first thing I noticed apart from the strange shape was how quick it was through the air compared to other smaller aircraft.

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It looked a bit like

 

this

 

but I can't be sure if it's the same model. Plus the one I saw sounded like a jet. Any spotters here can confirm what it was?

 

I'm always a bit wary about planes they say you can build in your garage / hangar.

 

Its just inventing new ways to kill yourself.

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It looked a bit like

 

this

 

but I can't be sure if it's the same model. Plus the one I saw sounded like a jet. Any spotters here can confirm what it was?

 

I'm always a bit wary about planes they say you can build in your garage / hangar.

 

Its just inventing new ways to kill yourself.

 

 

 

it looks like a rutan cozy, there used to be one hangered at jurby around 5 years ago. i did see one leave ronaldsway a few months ago, perhaps it has moved down there.

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We saw something like that yesterday afternoon - after 2 ish - as we drove past Ronaldsway, It was just climbing up and seemed quite noisy.

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there used to be a 'Longeze' plane based at Jurby, the owner worked at the airship place at the time, they are called a 'canard' type with the engine at the back, does this look like it ?

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I think it is a "rutan cozy" lives in one of the new hangers at Manx flyers near the flying club house.

 

Looks a bit like an airfix kit someone built without the instructions.

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Its the DOLGE rendition flights, that last one had Terry Murtagh in it, that'l teach him :angry:

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I've seen it too. It had a strange glow round it's edges and seemed to hang in the air as if suspended by some 'advanced' technology, then it appeared to become brighter before it suddenly zipped off vertically and was out of sight in literally a couple of seconds.

 

Actually, thinking about it that was the other one I saw, this one just trundled around like a normal light plane. :D

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It looked a bit like

 

this

 

but I can't be sure if it's the same model. Plus the one I saw sounded like a jet. Any spotters here can confirm what it was?

 

I'm always a bit wary about planes they say you can build in your garage / hangar.

 

Its just inventing new ways to kill yourself.

 

 

 

it looks like a rutan cozy, there used to be one hangered at jurby around 5 years ago. i did see one leave ronaldsway a few months ago, perhaps it has moved down there.

 

TBH it was silhouetted against the sky so I couldn't see any detail only the shape. Looked pretty cool.

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Was it cigar shaped?

 

No, that was last week's. This one was triangular.

 

Got to go anyway, having another nosebleed......

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Don't eat the cakes they gave you!

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I saw one of these circling above Douglas bay 1 or 2 weeks ago

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