G-BLEW wrote:13, 14 and 17 notamed active - London Info confirmed inactive
gasman wrote:Two weeks ago D036 was notamed active .
Plymouth Mil radar notamed as unavailable and not answering phone.
Routed west from Caen to Orist to avoid D036 in foul weather - on contact with Lon Info at Orist told D036 was inactive
Dreadful waste of airspace. Inconsiderate communication from the DA 'sponsors'.
It's like I've said in the past, once these people have the DA, they're bloody well going to keep it.
I started campaigning for D131 (Hankley Common DZ) to be withdrawn from the list of DAs about 3 or 4 years after the paras left Aldershot on the grounds it hadn't been used for some time, only to meet a 'well we might just need it sometime' from the Army. It finally was withdrawn a couple of years ago