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With luck we are intending to visit the following in 2015:
May - Popham Microlight Fair, EBACE/Cannes, Aero/Heli Expo
June - Paris Air Show
July - RIAT
August - Bristol Balloon Fiesta, Germany
September - LAA Rally

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Monday, 27 April 2015

26/04/15 - Barcelona - Sabadell

Last day of the Aeroprints Spanish Tour. Our thanks to Derek, Giovanni and driver Andrei, and to everyone on the trip who shared their logs.

Barcelona - before breakfast and 12:30-22:00

4X-ELD Boeing 747-458 (29328) El Al Israel Airlines
4X-ELD
7T-VKC Boeing 737-8D6 (34166) Air Algerie
9H-VJH Bombardier Global 6000 (9585) VistaJet Malta
A6-EEC Airbus A380-861 (110) Emirates Airlines
A7-ACA Airbus A330-202 (473) Qatar Airways
A7-ACF Airbus A330-202 (638) Qatar Airways
CN-RGJ Boeing 737-8B6 (33072) Royal Air Maroc
CN-ROD Boeing 737-7B6 (33062) Royal Air Maroc
CS-TPH Embraer ERJ-145EP (145017) Portugalia
CS-TPN Embraer ERJ-145ER (145099) Portugalia
CS-TQD Airbus A320-214 (0870) TAP Portugal
CS-TRL Airbus A320-214 (3758) Orbest
CS-TRL
D-ABZA Airbus A320-216 (3532) Air Berlin
D-AGWN Airbus A319-132 (3841) Germanwings
D-AGWT Airbus A319-132 (5043) Germanwings
D-AIDI Airbus A321-231 (4753) Lufthansa
D-AIDI
D-AIDM Airbus A321-231 (4916) Lufthansa
D-AIDQ Airbus A321-231 (5028) Lufthansa
D-AIQM Airbus A320-211 (0268) Germanwings
D-AIQS Airbus A320-211 (0401) Germanwings
D-AISF Airbus A321-231 (1260) Lufthansa
D-AISN Airbus A321-231 (3592) Lufthansa
D-AIUH Airbus A320-214(SL) (6225) Lufthansa
D-AIZC Airbus A320-214 (4153) Lufthansa
EC-GAN Swearingen SA.226TC Metro II (TC-203) Withdrawn from use
EC-GZA Canadair Regional-Jet 100ER (7252) Air Nostrum
EC-HGZ Airbus A320-214 (1208) Vueling Airlines
EC-HKO Airbus A319-111 (1362) Iberia
EC-HOB Dassault Falcon 900EX (43) Executive Airlines
EC-HQI Airbus A320-214 (1396) Vueling Airlines
EC-HQJ Airbus A320-214 (1430) Vueling Airlines
EC-IEF Airbus A320-214 (1655) Iberia
EC-IEF
EC-ILS Airbus A320-214 (1809) Iberia
EC-ISQ Cessna 560XL (560-5353)
EC-IVJ Cessna 525 (525-0429) Executive Airlines
EC-IZD Airbus A320-214 (2207) Vueling Airlines
EC-JSY Airbus A320-214 (2785) Vueling Airlines
EC-JTR Airbus A320-214 (2798) Vueling Airlines
EC-JVI Dassault Falcon 2000 (61) Gestair
EC-JXV Airbus A319-111 (2897) Vueling Airlines
EC-JYX Airbus A320-214 (2962) Vueling Airlines
EC-JZI Airbus A320-214 (2988) Vueling Airlines
EC-JZQ Airbus A320-214 (0992) Vueling Airlines
EC-KCU Airbus A320-216 (3109) Vueling Airlines
EC-KDT Airbus A320-216 (3145) Vueling Airlines
EC-KFI Airbus A320-216 (3174) Vueling Airlines
EC-KKD Beech 400XP (RK-533) Gestair
EC-KLT Airbus A320-216 (3376) Vueling Airlines
EC-KLT
EC-KMI Airbus A320-216 (3400) Vueling Airlines
EC-KOM Airbus A330-202 (931) Air Europa
EC-KRH Airbus A320-214 (3529) Vueling Airlines
EC-KRN IAI G200 Galaxy (188) Executive Airlines
EC-LAB Airbus A320-214 (2761) Vueling Airlines
EC-LAE IAI G200 Galaxy (219) Executive Airlines
EC-LGV Dassault Falcon 2000LX (198) Gestair
EC-LHV Aerospatiale ATR 72-212 (416) Swiftair
EC-LIN Embraer Emb-195-200LR (19000401) Air Europa
EC-LLM Airbus A320-216 (4681) Vueling Airlines
EC-LLR Embraer Emb-195-200LR (19000452) Air Europa
EC-LML Airbus A320-216 (4742) Vueling Airlines
EC-LOB Airbus A320-214 (4849) Vueling Airlines
EC-LQF Cessna 550S (S550-0007)
EC-LQL Airbus A320-232 (1749) Vueling Airlines
EC-LQM Airbus A320-232 (2223) Vueling Airlines
EC-LQZ Airbus A320-232 (1933) Vueling Airlines
EC-LRA Airbus A320-232 (2479) Vueling Airlines
EC-LRE Airbus A320-232 (1914) Vueling Airlines
EC-LUN Airbus A320-214 (5479) Vueling Airlines
EC-LUO Airbus A320-214(SL) (5530) Vueling Airlines
EC-LUT Boeing 737-85P (36592) Air Europa
EC-LVA Airbus A320-214 (1171) Vueling Airlines
EC-LVB Airbus A320-214 (1210) Vueling Airlines
EC-LVC Airbus A320-214 (1372) Vueling Airlines
EC-LVO Airbus A320-214(SL) (5533) Vueling Airlines
EC-LVO
EC-LVT Airbus A320-232(SL) (5612) Vueling Airlines
EC-LVX Airbus A320-214(SL) (5673) Vueling Airlines
EC-LXV Boeing 737-85P (36594) Air Europa
EC-LZE Airbus A320-232(SL) (5885) Vueling Airlines
EC-LZF Airbus A320-232(SL) (5940) Vueling Airlines
EC-LZM Airbus A320-232(SL) (5877) Vueling Airlines
EC-LZN Airbus A320-214(SL) (5925) Vueling Airlines
EC-LZS Cessna 510 (510-0050)
EC-LZZ Airbus A320-214 (2620) Vueling Airlines
EC-MAN Airbus A320-214(SL) (6079) Vueling Airlines
EC-MBD Airbus A320-214 (3444) Vueling Airlines
EC-MBE Airbus A320-214 (3476) Vueling Airlines
EC-MBF Airbus A320-214 (3492) Vueling Airlines
EC-MBF
EC-MBK Airbus A320-214 (2658) Vueling Airlines
EC-MBL Airbus A320-216 (3833) Vueling Airlines
EC-MBM Airbus A320-214 (4463) Vueling Airlines
EC-MBS Airbus A320-232(SL) (6123) Vueling Airlines
EC-MBS
EC-MBT Airbus A320-232(SL) (6128) Vueling Airlines
EC-MDZ Airbus A320-232(SL) (6377) Vueling Airlines
EC-MEA Airbus A320-232(SL) (6400) Vueling Airlines
EC-MEQ Airbus A320-232(SL) (6483) Vueling Airlines
EC-MER Airbus A320-232(SL) (6510) Vueling Airlines
EC-MES Airbus A320-232(SL) (6518) Vueling Airlines
EI-DAJ Boeing 737-8AS (33548) Ryanair
EI-DAJ
EI-DCH Boeing 737-8AS (33566) Ryanair
EI-DDK Boeing 737-4S3 (24165) Transaero Airlines
EI-DHN Boeing 737-8AS (33577) Ryanair
EI-DLE Boeing 737-8AS (33587) Ryanair
EI-DLF Boeing 737-8AS (33588) Ryanair
EI-DPD Boeing 737-8AS (33623) Ryanair
EI-DPN Boeing 737-8AS (35549) Ryanair
EI-DPO Boeing 737-8AS (33612) Ryanair
EI-DPZ Boeing 737-8AS (33616) Ryanair
EI-DYT Boeing 737-8AS (33634) Ryanair
EI-EFX Boeing 737-8AS (35019) Ryanair
EI-EKH Boeing 737-8AS (38493) Ryanair
EI-EMA Boeing 737-8AS (35032) Ryanair
EI-EMC Boeing 737-8AS (38510) Ryanair
EI-EMK Boeing 737-8AS (38512) Ryanair
EI-EVM Boeing 737-8AS (40296) Ryanair
EI-EVR Boeing 737-8AS (40295) Ryanair
EI-EVZ Boeing 737-8AS (40316) Ryanair
EI-FEE Boeing 737-8AS (44686) Ryanair
EI-IXH Airbus A321-112 (0940) Alitalia
F-GTAH Airbus A321-211 (1133) Air France
F-GTAL Airbus A321-211 (1691) Air France
F-GTAZ Airbus A321-212 (4901) Air France
F-GUGB Airbus A318-111 (2059) Air France
F-GUGE Airbus A318-111 (2100) Air France
F-HBNK Airbus A320-214 (5084) Air France
G-CELF Boeing 737-377 (24302) Jet 2
G-CELJ Boeing 737-330 (23529) Jet 2
G-EUUF Airbus A320-232 (1814) British Airways
G-EUUT Airbus A320-232 (3314) British Airways
G-EUUU Airbus A320-232 (3351) British Airways
G-EUUX Airbus A320-232 (3550) British Airways
G-EUUX
G-EZAC Airbus A319-111 (2691) EasyJet
G-EZAG Airbus A319-111 (2727) EasyJet
G-EZAJ Airbus A319-111 (2742) EasyJet
G-EZAP Airbus A319-111 (2777) EasyJet
G-EZBI Airbus A319-111 (3003) EasyJet
G-EZBI
G-EZED Airbus A319-111 (2170) EasyJet
G-EZFC Airbus A319-111 (3808) EasyJet
G-EZFZ Airbus A319-111 (4425) EasyJet
G-EZGF Airbus A319-111 (4635) EasyJet
G-EZGK Airbus A319-111 (4717) EasyJet
G-EZIN Airbus A319-111 (2503) EasyJet
G-EZIS Airbus A319-111 (2528) EasyJet
G-EZTH Airbus A320-214 (3953) EasyJet
G-EZTR Airbus A320-214 (4179) EasyJet
G-EZWD Airbus A320-214 (5249) EasyJet
G-GDFE Boeing 737-3Q8F (24131) Jet 2
G-MARA Airbus A321-231 (0983) Monarch Airlines
G-OJEG Airbus A321-231 (1015) Monarch Airlines
G-POWI Airbus A320-233 (2791) Titan Airways (GWI flight)
G-XSTV Cessna 560XL (560-5788)
G-ZBAO Airbus A321-231(SL) (6126) Monarch Airlines
G-ZBAP Airbus A320-214 (1605) Monarch Airlines
HA-LPL Airbus A320-232 (3166) Wizz Air
HA-LPR Airbus A320-232 (3430) Wizz Air
HA-LPW Airbus A320-232 (3947) Wizz Air
HA-LWP Airbus A320-232 (5139) Wizz Air
HA-LYI Airbus A320-232(SL) (6352) Wizz Air
HB-AEO Dornier Do.328-110 (3061) Skywork Airlines
HB-IJJ Airbus A320-214 (0585) Swiss International Air Lines
HB-IOH Airbus A321-111 (0664) Swiss International Air Lines
HB-IOK Airbus A321-111 (0987) Swiss International Air Lines
HB-IXU British Aerospace 146-RJ100 (E3276) Swiss European Air Lines
HB-JXC Airbus A320-214 (5146) EasyJet Switzerland
HB-JXC
HB-JYA Airbus A320-214 (4250) EasyJet Switzerland
HB-JYD Airbus A320-214 (4646) EasyJet Switzerland
HB-JZS Airbus A319-111 (3084) EasyJet Switzerland
HB-JZU Airbus A319-111 (2402) EasyJet Switzerland
I-BIKO Airbus A320-214 (1168) Alitalia
JY-AYS Airbus A320-232 (4853) Royal Jordanian Airlines
LN-DYE Boeing 737-8JP (39003) Norwegian Air Shuttle
LN-DYH Boeing 737-8JP (40865) Norwegian Air Shuttle
LN-NGL Boeing 737-8JP (39023) Norwegian Air Shuttle
LN-NOW Boeing 737-8JP (37817) Norwegian Air Shuttle
LN-RKK Airbus A321-232 (1848) SAS Scandinavian Airlines
LX-LGE de Havilland Canada DHC-8Q-402 (4284) Luxair
LX-VCI Boeing 747-8R7F (35822) Cargolux
LY-VEO Airbus A320-233 (0558) Avion Express
N383AN Boeing 767-323ER (26995) American Airlines
N383AN
N384AA Boeing 767-323ER (26996) American Airlines
N508AV Airbus A330-243 (1508) Avianca
OE-FZB Cessna 510 (510-0145) GlobeAir
OE-IIS Gulfstream G5 (572) Avcon Jet
OE-LBM Airbus A320-214 (1504) Austrian Airlines
OE-LEG Airbus A320-214 (4581) flyniki
OH-LZE Airbus A321-211 (1978) Finnair
OK-NEM Airbus A319-112 (3406) CSA Czech Airlines
OK-TSH Boeing 737-804 (28231) SmartWings
OO-JEM Embraer Emb-195-200LR (19000603) Jetairfly
OO-SSE Airbus A319-111 (2700) Brussels Airlines
OO-SSH Airbus A319-112 (2925) Brussels Airlines
PH-BXH Boeing 737-8K2 (29597) KLM Royal Dutch Airlines
PH-BXO Boeing 737-9K2 (29599) KLM Royal Dutch Airlines
PH-BXO
PH-HZL Boeing 737-8K2 (30391) transavia.com
PH-XRA Boeing 737-7K2 (30784) transavia.com
PH-XRV Boeing 737-7K2 (34170) transavia.com
SE-RIZ Cessna 560XL (560-5529)
SU-GEE Boeing 737-866 (40803) EgyptAir
TC-AAR Boeing 737-86N (28624) Pegasus Airlines
TC-CPG Boeing 737-82R (40880) Pegasus Airlines
TC-CPG
TC-JIP Airbus A330-223 (876) THY Turkish Airlines
TC-JIP
TC-JNE Airbus A330-203 (774) THY Turkish Airlines
TC-YAJ Embraer Emb-190-100LR (19000230) BoraJet
UR-PSH Boeing 737-85R (29040) Ukraine International Airlines
UR-PSH
VP-BWN Airbus A321-211 (2330) Aeroflot Russian Airlines
VQ-BOH Airbus A321-211 (5044) Aeroflot Russian Airlines

Sabadell

(A.10B-78) Hispano HA.200D Saeta (20/84) Fundacio Parc Aeronautic de Catalunya, probable identity of bare metal fuselage
A.10C-111/214-111 Hispano HA.220D Super Saeta (22/116) Fundacio Parc Aeronautic de Catalunya
C.12-26/22-13 McDonnell-Douglas F-4C Phantom II (1233) Fundacio Parc Aeronautic de Catalunya
D-ECGS Reims-Cessna F.177RG (0005)
E.15-48/41-16 Lockheed T-33A Shooting Star (580-1391) Fundacio Parc Aeronautic de Catalunya
E.16-97/793-2 North American T-6G Texan (168-478) Fundacio Parc Aeronautic de Catalunya
(EC-AGM) Macchi MB.308 (5807/34) Fundacio Parc Aeronautic de Catalunya, under restoration
EC-AIS Auster J/1 (2190) Fundacio Parc Aeronautic de Catalunya
EC-ASP Douglas C-47B-20-DK (15535/26980) Fundacio Parc Aeronautic de Catalunya
(EC-AVH) Tipsy T.66 Nipper II (63) Fundacio Parc Aeronautic de Catalunya
EC-AXA Zlin Z.326 (861) Fundacio Parc Aeronautic de Catalunya
EC-BDS Zlin Z.526A (1001) Fundacio Parc Aeronautic de Catalunya
(EC-BJN) Scheibe Bergfalke III (5546) Fundacio Parc Aeronautic de Catalunya, stored in hangar roof
EC-BPT AISA I-11B Peque (214) Fundacio Parc Aeronautic de Catalunya
(EC-BZP) Convair 990 30A-5 (30-10-18) Tadair, Instructional Airframe
EC-CFO/"EC-PAC" Dornier Do.27B-1 (149) Fundacio Parc Aeronautic de Catalunya
EC-CGL CASA S.223A-1 Flamingo (058) Fundacio Parc Aeronautic de Catalunya
EC-CJF Reims-Cessna F.337G (0063)
EC-CZR Reims-Cessna FR.172J (0534)
EC-CZZ Reims-Cessna FR.172J (0550)
EC-DAU/E.3B-608/78-14 CASA 1.131E (2103) Fundacio Parc Aeronautic de Catalunya
EC-DD6 Synairgie Skyranger (SKR0516697) Fundacio Parc Aeronautic de Catalunya, stored in hangar roof
(EC-DEI) AISA I-115 (53) Fundacio Parc Aeronautic de Catalunya, under restoration
EC-DKZ Cessna T.210N (210-63653)
EC-DMC Reims-Cessna F.152 (1783)
EC-DNX Reims-Cessna F.172N (1987)
EC-EPY Mooney M.20J 205 (24-3112)
EC-EQB Cessna 150M (150-78829)
EC-ERV Cessna 152 (152-81957)
EC-EXL Cessna 152 (152-84055)
EC-EYV Piper PA-34-220T (34-8233109)
EC-FED Cessna 152 (152-83528)
EC-FGI Cessna 172N (172-71255)
EC-FIP Britten-Norman BN-2A Islander (0623)
EC-FJT Cessna 414 (414-0174)
EC-FNH Socata MS.892A Rallye (11875)
EC-FTZ CASA 1.131E (2170) Fundacio Parc Aeronautic de Catalunya
EC-FUU CASA 1.131E 2000 (2167) Fundacio Parc Aeronautic de Catalunya
EC-FVK Mudry CAP-10B (264)
EC-GGF Piper PA-23-250 (27-4810)
EC-GNN Robinson R22 (2679)
(EC-GXP) Fairchild UC-61K Argus (946) Fundacio Parc Aeronautic de Catalunya, unmarked frame
EC-HHJ Reims-Cessna FR.172H (0316)
EC-HMG Robin R.2120 (350)
EC-HRJ Piper PA-60-602P (62P-0897-8165027)
EC-HYP Piper PA-34-200T (34-7770343)
EC-HYS Cessna 172K (172-58446)
EC-HYZ Cessna 172P (172-76143)
EC-HZM Piper PA-34-200 (34-7250169)
EC-IJB Tecnam P.92 Echo (020)
EC-ILU Cessna 172RG (172RG-0560) Top Fly
EC-IML Piper PA-28-180 (28-4838)
EC-IPB Piper PA-34-200 (34-7350116)
EC-IQY Cessna 182H (182-56192)
EC-IQZ Eurocopter EC135P2 (0293) TAF Helicopteros
EC-JBP Piper PA-18-150 (18-8309001)
EC-JHQ Piper PA-34-200T (34-7970255)
EC-JKD Cessna 310L (310L-0104)
EC-JKM/E.17-24/79-24 Beech T-34A Mentor (X-104) Fundacio Parc Aeronautic de Catalunya
EC-JMZ Diamond DA 20-C1 Katana (C0107)
EC-JNR Mooney M.20E (1053)
EC-JOB Cessna 172S (172S-9949)
EC-JPY Cessna 172S (172S-10010)
EC-JQK Cessna 172R (172-81269) Top Fly
EC-JSM Cessna 172R (172-81310)
EC-JSX Diamond DA 40 Star (40.066)
EC-JTJ Cessna 172R (172-81312)
EC-KMG Diamond DA 20-C1 Katana (C0119)
EC-KMH Diamond DA 20-C1 Katana (C0217)
EC-KOF Robinson R22 (4242)
EC-KOQ Cessna 182T (182-82041)
EC-KZA Cirrus Design SR-22 (0925)
EC-LGY Air Tractor AT-802A (0359) AVIALSA
EC-LHB Tecnam P.2006T (024)
EC-LHE Eurocopter AS.355N (5780) Sky Helicopteros
EC-LHG Reims-Cessna FR.172J (0384)
EC-LIF Tecnam P.2006T (030)
EC-LPC/75 white Polikarpov I-153 (7027) Parc Aeronautic de Catalunya
EC-LTN Air Tractor AT-802A (0461) AVIALSA
EC-YSP Brugger MB.2 Colibri (20)
EC-ZDG Tecnam P.92 Echo (01057-1570)
EC-ZXI Aerotec MXP-1000 (06091-2203)
F-BNPR Piper PA-23-250 (27-3297)
G-BKIB Socata TB-9 (323)
G-LUXY Cessna 551 (551-0421)
G-MATW Cessna 182P (182-61335)
LY-TAL Aerospool WT-9 Dynamic (DY139/2006)
N62XL Piper PA-60-601P (61P-0840-8163442)
N858LT Aero Commander Twin Commander 685 (12027) Stored
SP-ALG WSK-PZL An-2R (1G213-20) Fundacio Parc Aeronautic de Catalunya
(Z.2-11) Aerotecnica AC-12 (11) Fundacio Parc Aeronautic de Catalunya

The storage area contained the following, reading roughly from left to right as seen:

EC-HBF Swearingen SA.226AT Merlin IVA (AT-074)
Unmarked American Aviation AA-5B ..white, red fin cap
F-BNFN Reims-Cessna F.172G (256)
unmarked Mooney M.20 ..bare metal
EC-GNV Reims-Cessna F.172N (1925)
EC-EXK Mooney M.20J (24-1690)
EC-HII Piper PA-28180 (28-5389)
EC-FON Mooney M.20J 205 (24-3260)
EC-CXZ Socata MS.892E Rallye (2655)
EC-HKD Piper PA-28-140 (28-7325275)
EC-FOR American Aviation AG-5B (10099)
EC-DMR Cessna 172RG (172RG-0547)
EC-EXJ Mooney M.20J (24-1689)
EC-HOK Piper PA-34-200 (34-7350320)
EC-CGE Piper PA-34-200 (34-7350324)
EC-HKC Piper PA-28-140 (28-7225484)
unmarked Piper PA-34-200 ..red/white, no fin
EC-AXV Beech B55 Baron (TC-730) ..no fin, sitting on tail
unmarked Piper PA-28 ..red/white
EC-BSN Piper PA-23-250 (27-4289) ..laying on side

Bristol - the only one of interest on arrival was

G-EZOI Airbus A320-214(SL) (6562) EasyJet