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Welcome to our Trip Report Blog.
Here we will post logs and pictures taken on aircraft spotting trips.
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With luck we are intending to visit the following in 2018:
Friedrichshafen Expo, Spain/Portugal, Oshkosh/Florida

Header Picture: McDonnell-Douglas QF-4E Phantom IIs 73-1167 & 74-1638 of USAF/53rdWEG at Oshkosh 2016

Logs/pics - If you have any topical logs and pics from interesting places we could use on the blog please contact me at the address above. Especially welcome would be any museums we haven't yet covered.

Sunday, 29 November 2009

29/11/09 - Frankfurt

RichT had an afternoon on the viewing terrace:

4O-AOB Embraer EMB195 (19000283) Montenegro Airlines
4O-AOB
4X-EKS Boeing 737NG (36433) EL AL
A6-ECX Boeing 777 (38982) Emirates
A6-ECX
A6-EYP Airbus A330 (854) Etihad Airways
B-6122 Airbus 330 (732) China Eastern
B-6122
B-16482 Boeing 747 (30608) EVA Air
B-18708 Boeing 747 (30765) China Airlines
B-LID Boeing 747 (36869) Cathay Pacific
CN-RNV Boeing 737NG (28988) Royal Air Maroc
CS-DLC Dassault Falcon 2000EX (098) NetJets Europe
D-AHFT Boeing 737 (30413) Tui Fly, no titles
D-AHFT
EC-KSE Airbus A340 (170) Iberia
EC-KSE
EI-CDE Boeing 737 (25115) Rossiya Russian Airlines
EI-DTW Boeing 737 (25188) Transaero Airlines
EP-ICF Airbus A300 (173) Iran Air
EW-290PA Boeing 737 (27629) Belavia
HA-LOR Boeing 737NG (29355) MALEV
HB-IMJ Gulfstream 5 (517) G5 Executive AG
HL7604 Boeing 747 (29907) Asiana Airlines
HL7755 Boeing 777 (30861) Asiana Airlines
HZ-AKI Boeing 777 (28352) Saudi Arabian Airlines
I-BIMI Airbus A319 (1745) Alitalia
JA732J Boeing 777 (32430) Japan Airlines
JA734A Boeing 777 (32649) All Nippon Airways
LN-RPB Boeing 737NG (28294) SAS
LN-RRN Boeing 737NG (30191) SAS Norge
LZ-HBG BAE 146 (E3146) Taban Air
N593FE Douglas MD-11 (48551) FedEx Express
N68061 Boeing 767 (29456) Continental Airlines
N789SA Boeing 747 (23394) Southern Air
OE-IHA Embraer EMB190 (19000285) Niki
OO-TNH Boeing 737 (23930) TNT Airways
S7-ASY Boeing 767 (29386) Air Seychelles
SU-GDA Boeing 737NG (35565) Egypt Air
TC-JPC Airbus A320 (2928) THY - Turkish Airlines
TC-APU Boeing 737NG (29344) Pegasus Airlines
TC-APU
TF-AMD Boeing 747 (23476) Air Atlanta Icelandic
TF-ARN Boeing 747 (22382) Malaysian Airline System
VP-BHG Airbus A319 (1870) S7 Airlines
VP-BHG
VP-BII Boeing 747 (24576) Air Bridge Cargo
VP-BZR Airbus A320 (3640) Aeroflot Russian Airlines
VT-ALJ Boeing 777 (36308) Air India

Saturday, 28 November 2009

28/11/09 - The Flying Show at the NEC

StuC visited the Birmingham NEC for The Flying Show:

G-BVDJ Campbell Cricket Replica (PFA G/03-1189)

G-CEGK Aerotec MXP-740 Savannah (BMAA/HB/515)

(G-CEZH) Aerochute Dual (321)
G-CFIB Aeriane Swift Light PAS (88)

G-CFIY Ikarus Comco C-42A (0804-6954)

(G-CFKP) Performance Designs Powerchute Voyager (UK1)
G-CFNX Air Creation Tanarg 912S (BMAA/HB/569)

G-CFOS Flylight Airsports Dragonfly (17)

G-CGAJ Alpi Aviation Pioneer 400 (1)

G-CGEC Flight Design CTLS (F-09-02-12)

G-CGGM Evektor EV-97 (3401)

G-CGHG P&M Aviation Quik GT450 (8427)

G-CGHH P&M Aviation Quikr 912S (8496)

(G-CGJJ ?) P&M Aviation Magic Laser (Trike AM145 / Wing AL146 )

G-CLDS Rotorsport UK Calidus (RSUK/CALS/001)

G-CSDR Corvus Aircraft CA-22 Crusader (CNE05-10)

(G-DRPK) Just Aircraft Escapade (LAA 345-14824)

G-GSAL/416/15 Grass Strip Aviation Fokker E.III (GS-101)

G-GSMT AutoGyro Europe MT0sport (RSUK/MTOS/001)

G-MWTN/304 CFM Shadow CD (K.153)

G-MYIL Cyclone Airsports Chaser S (CH.849)

G-OHJE Alpi Aviation Pioneer 300 Hawk (LAA 330A-14853)

G-OKID Just Aircraft Escapade Kid (ESCK001)

G-ROCO Light Aircraft Company ACLA Sirocco (09/001)

G-TLAC Light Aircraft Company Sherwood Ranger ST (PFA 237B-13895)

G-TSOB Rans S.6ES Coyote II (PFA 204-14066)

G-YROP Magni M-16C (1258156)

G-YRRO Rotorsport UK Calidus (RSUK/CALS/002)

Unregistered Flylight Airsports Dragonfly [Aeros Combat 12T] (not yet allocated)

Unregistered Magni M24 Orion (24095184)

Unregistered Skyranger Nynja (SKR 0810913)

Unregistered Skyranger Swift (BMA/HB/599)

Monday, 23 November 2009

23/11/09 - Bonn-Hangelar - Dusseldorf - Koln - Monchengladbach

RichT had a day out in Germany.

Bonn-Hangelar

D-HHBG Eurocopter EC-135 (0568) ADAC Luftrettung GmbH

Dusseldorf

5A-ONB Airbus A320 (3236) Afriqiyah Airways
CS-DNV BAE.125 (258499) NetJets Europe
CS-DNY Cessna Citation Excel (560-5216) NetJets Europe
D-ABBJ Boeing 737NG (30286) Air Berlin
D-ABBK Boeing 737NG (33013) Air Berlin
D-ABBU Boeing 737NG (30627) Air Berlin
D-ABBU
D-ABBW Boeing 737NG (30642) Air Berlin
D-ABDB Airbus A320 (2619) Air Berlin
D-ABDC Airbus A320 (2654) Air Berlin
D-ABDC
D-ABGB Airbus A319 (2467) Air Berlin
D-ABGB
D-ABGJ Airbus A319 (3415) Air Berlin
D-ABGN Airbus A319 (3661) Air Berlin
D-ABOG Boeing 757 (29014) Condor
D-ABQA DHC-8 (4223) Air Berlin
D-ABQB DHC-8 (4226) Air Berlin
D-ABQG DHC-8 (4250) Air Berlin
D-ABQG
D-ABQH DHC-8 (4256) Air Berlin
D-ABQH
D-ACBG Embraer EMB135 (14501016) DC Aviation
D-ACNA Canadair CRJ-900 (15229) Lufthansa Regional
D-ACNC Canadair CRJ-900 (15236) Lufthansa Regional
D-ACND Canadair CRJ-900 (15238) Lufthansa Regional
D-ACND
D-ACNF Canadair CRJ-900 (15243) Lufthansa Regional
D-ACNF
D-ACNG Canadair CRJ-900 (15245) Lufthansa Regional
D-ACSC Canadair CRJ-700 (10039) Lufthansa Regional
D-AGES Boeing 737NG (28108) Air Berlin
D-AHFO Boeing 737NG (27987) TUIfly
D-AHFW Boeing 737NG (30882) TUIfly
D-AHLE Canadair Challenger 604 (5462) Hapag-Lloyd Executive GmbH
D-AHLE
D-AIFE Airbus A340 (434) Lufthansa
D-AIFF Airbus A340 (447) Lufthansa
D-AIGO Airbus A340 (233) Lufthansa
D-AIRY Airbus A321 (0901) Lufthansa
D-AIRY
D-AISP Airbus A321 (3864) Lufthansa
D-ALPA Airbus A330 (403) Air Berlin
D-ALPB Airbus A330 (432) Air Berlin
D-ALPJ Airbus A330 (911) Air Berlin
D-ALSA Airbus A321 (1629) Air Berlin
D-ALSA
D-ALTE Airbus A320 (1504) Air Berlin
D-ALTK Airbus A320 (1931) Air Berlin
D-ALTK
D-ANND Airbus A320 (1546) Blue Wings
D-ANNF Airbus A320 (1650) Blue Wings
D-ANNG Airbus A320 (1464) Blue Wings
D-ANNI Airbus A320 (1785) Blue Wings
D-ARIF Embraer EMB135 (14500841) Silver Bird Charterflug
D-ATWO Embraer EMB135 (14501010) DC Aviation
D-CABB IAI Astra (059) Vibro Air
D-CAMS Cessna Citation V (560-0243) Club Airways
D-CREY Cessna Citation III (650-0192) Triple Alpha Luftfahrt GmbH
D-CURT Learjet 31 (31A-042) Air Traffic GmbH
D-IATT Raytheon 390 Premier I (RB-048) Vibro Air Flugservice GmbH
D-IDCV Beechcraft King Air 90 (LJ-1622)
D-IEGO Cessna Citation Mustang (510-0048) Triple Alpha Luftfahrtgesellschaft GmbH
D-IEKU Cessna CitationJet 2 (525A-0043)
D-IFHI Beechcraft King Air 90 (LJ-0977) RWL German Flight Academy GmbH
D-IKOP Cessna CitationJet (525-0016) Triple Alpha Avanti Aviation Aachen GmbH
EI-DEI Airbus A320 (2374) Aer Lingus
F-GRJQ Canadair Regional Jet (7321) Air France
F-GTAE Airbus A321 (0796) Air France
G-ECOP DHC-8 (4242) Flybe
G-JEDW DHC-8 (4093) Flybe
G-KKEV DHC-8 (4201) Flybe
HB-IOX Airbus A319 (3604) Air Berlin
HB-IOX
N180DN Boeing 767 (25985) Delta Air Lines
N516QS Gulfstream 5 (658) NetJets
OE-FKK Raytheon 390 Premier I (RB-211)
OE-FMC Raytheon 390 Premier I (RB-041) International Jet Management GmbH
OE-LCN Canadair Regional Jet (7365) Austrian Arrows
OE-LVL Fokker 100 (11404) Austrian Arrows
OH-LEM Embraer EMB170 (17000141) Finnair
OH-LEM
OK-OER Airbus A319 (3892) CSA Czech Airlines
OK-OER
OY-KFL Canadair CRJ-900 (15246) SAS
OY-KFL
OY-SVB BAE Jetstream 31 (985) Sun-Air of Scandinavia
OY-SVB
RA-67217 Canadair Challenger 300 (20173) Tulpar Air
SE-DNX Boeing 737NG (28304) SAS
TC-JGG Boeing 737NG (34405) THY - Turkish Airlines
TC-VYN Cessna CitationJet 2 (525A-0236) Veyan Hava Tasimaciligi
TS-IMK Airbus A319 (0880) Tunisair
VP-BDM Airbus A319 (2069) Aeroflot Russian Airlines
VP-BDM
VP-CMH Cessna Citation Sovereign (680-0171) Herrenknecht Aviation GmbH

Koln-Bonn

D-ACHH Canadair Regional Jet (7449) Lufthansa Regional
D-CCEU Cessna Citation III (650-0190) Air Traffic GmbH
D-HBRE MBB BK-117 (7184) ADAC Luftrettung GmbH
EI-FXK ATR-72 (256) Air Contractors
HA-FAH Fokker 27 (10634) Farnair Hungary
N258UP Douglas MD-11 (48416) UPS
N576UP Boeing 747 (35665) UPS
OY-EDC ATR-72 (701) Nordic Aviation Contractor
OY-SRP Boeing 767 (22220) Star Air A/S
OY-SRP
S5-ABS Airbus A300 (126) Solinair

Monchengladbach

D-AELL Fokker 27 (10414) German Flight School
D-CJJJ Cessna Citation IIS (S550-0086) Euro Flight Service