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    Welcome to our Trip Report Blog.
    Here we will post logs and pictures taken on aircraft spotting trips.
    Any info can be used for personal use, if passing on or publishing please credit SWAG.
    If you can correct or add any information please contact me here.

    To visit our Flickr photo pages click StuC, RichT, IanG, MatthewB

    With luck we are intending to visit the following in 2019:
    Paris Air Show, Kazakhstan/Kyrigistan, Scandinavia, Oshkosh/Florida, Hahnweide, Zeltweg Show

    Header Picture: UP-MI602 Mil Mi-26T (34001212133) Kazakhstan Emercom at Boraldai, Kazakhstan on 08/07/19 (credit StuC)

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

    5th Jan - Log & 52 pics added for the Icicle Refrozen Balloon Meet, Newbury 05/01/19
    10th Jan - Logs added to the top Events dropdown for Oshkosh 2018
    18th Jan - Logs and some pics added for RichT's 2018 South Africa trip. See the South Africa section on the Side Bar
    28th Jan - Logs added for Zurich WEF 21-26/01/19
    1st Feb - Pictures added for Zurich WEF 21-26/01/19
    2nd Feb - Logs and pictures added for Geneva, Bern & Stans 23-25/01/19
    9-10th Feb - 238 pics added to Finland tour 06/18, see the Finland box on the sidebar
    13th Feb - BAPC Register updated
    14th Feb - Logs/pics added for Dusseldorf, Mönchengladbach & Maastricht 13/02/19
    15th Feb - 453 pics added to Popham Microlight Fair 05-06/05/18, see "Microlight Fair" on the top Events bar
    16th Feb - 165 pics added to Waterkloof Airshow 22/09/18, Cape Town 26/09 & Johannesburg 26/09. See the South Africa section on the Side Bar.
    20th Feb - 190 pics added to Johannesburg 16-17/09, Grand Central 18/09 and two museums to the top bar.
    27th Feb - Museu do Ar, Sintra 19/05/18 added to Portugal section of top museums bar. Finished adding 424 pics to Spain/Portugal tour 2018.
    28th Feb - 71 pics added to Vienna 31/08/18.
    1st Mar - 100 pics added to Yeovilton Air Day 07/07/18.
    6th Mar - Added 418 pics to Germany tour 2018.
    11th Mar - Log and 86 pics added for 3-day Geneva trip.
    15th Mar - 268 pics added to Expo Friedrichshafen 2018, see the Germany tab on the top Events bar.
    22nd Mar - 96 pics added to Oshkosh 2018 Seaplanes & Amphibians & 37 pics added to current military
    22nd Apr - Log added for AERO Friedrichshafen 2019
    2nd May - Logs added for Germany/Switzerland tour 04/19
    5th May - Logs added for Popham Microlight Fair and Abingdon Show
    9th May - 53 pics added to Lanseria 19/08/18
    14th May - Logs & pics added for Toulouse trip 08-10/05, logs added for Rome trip 10-12/05
    15th May - 72 pics added to Abingdon Show 05/19, 79 pics added to Speyer Museum 15/04/19
    16th May - 70 pics added to Rome trip Museum & preserved. 42 pics added to Rome-Urbe.
    24th May - Logs added for Midlands Air Festival balloons 19/05 and EBACE Geneva 20-22/05
    6th June - Log added for "Daks over Duxford"
    17th July - Logs added for Kazakhstan/Kyrygystan tour
    22nd August - Logs added for Scandinavian tour
    31st August - Logs added for LAA Rally, Sywell
    17th September - Logs added for Old Timer Fly-In Hahnweide
    29th January - Logs added for Zurich WEF 2020

    Saturday, 31 January 2009

    Switzerland - Fliegermuseum Dubendorf - 31/01/09 & 08/10/17


    RichT visited for a look in the storage hangar.

    Halle 8

    A-713 Beech E-50 Twin Bonanza (EH-58)

    C-401 Pilatus PC-9 (119)

    (HB-EHJ/A-97 Fieseler Fi-156C-3 Storch (8063)

    (J-1198) de Havilland Vampire FB.6 (707) ..cockpit

    J-1642 de Havilland Venom FB.50 Mk.1R (852)

    J-2306 Dassault Mirage IIIS (996) ..cockpit

    J-3202 Northrop F-5F Tiger II (M1002)

    J-4204 Hawker Hunter T.68 (HABL003033)

    U-328 Noorduyn AT-6ND Harvard IIB (14-545)

    U-1224 de Havilland Vampire T.55 (984)

    V-260 Aerospatiale SE.316B Alouette III (136/1082)

    Unmarked EKW C-3603 Schlepp (unknown) ..fuselage section


    StuC and IanG visited the Fliegermuseum.

    180 EKW C-35 (395)
    245 Haefli DH-1 Replica
    257 Dewoitine D.27
    331 Fokker C.Ve (5261)
    459 Haefli DH.5 Replica
    607 Nieuport 28C-1
    640 Fokker D.VII Partial Replica
    653 Hanriot HD.1
    A-100 Fieseler Fi.156 Storch C-3 (1685)
    A-209 Messerschmitt Bf.108B-2 Taifun (2083)
    A-251 Bucker Bu.181B-1 Bestmann (25027)
    A-51 Bucker Bu.131B Jungmann (64)
    A-713 Beech E50 Twin Bonanza (EH-58)
    A-901 Pilatus PC-7 (509)
    AD-04 IAI Scout UAV (Unknown)

    C-497 EKW C-3605 (277)
    C-534 EKW C-3603 (314)
    D-101 IAI Ranger UAV

    HB-GAC Beech C-45 Expeditor (8362)
    HB-HOI SNCAN N.1203 Norecrin III (122)
    J-1126 de Havilland DH-100 Vampire FB.6 (635)
    J-1153 de Havilland DH-100 Vampire FB.6 (662)
    J-1580 de Havilland DH-112 Venom FB.50 (790) Pod only

    J-1751 de Havilland DH-112 Venom FB.54 (921) Pod only
    J-1753 de Havilland DH-112 Venom FB.54 (923)
    J-2113 North American P-51D Mustang (122-39808)
    J-2335 Dassault Mirage IIIS (1025)
    J-276 Morane-Saulnier MS.406D-3801 (66)
    J-355 Messerschmitt Bf.109E-3a (2242)
    J-4001 Hawker Hunter F.58 (41H/679911)
    J-4152 Hawker Hunter F.58A (41H/670683)
    KAB-202 Hiller UH-12B Raven (607)
    R-2118 Dassault Mirage IIIRS (1038)
    U-1224 de Havilland DH-115 Vampire T.55 (984)
    Unknown de Havilland DH-115 Vampire T.55 unpainted pod

    U-134 Pilatus P.2-06 (600-51)
    U-61 Bucker Bu.133C (8)
    Unmarked Alouette II Training Aid frame only, parts from Al.III
    Unmarked Bleriot XI Replica
    Unmarked Haefli DH-3 Replica, fuselage only

    Unmarked FFA N20 Aiguillon
    V-23 Sud-Ouest SO.1221 Djinn S (FR56)
    V-49 Sud Aviation SE.3130 Alouette II (1237)
    X-HB-VAD FFA P.16 (X-05)

    Friday, 23 January 2009

    Switzerland - Musee de l'Aviation Militaire (Clin d'Aile) de Payerne - 30/01/09

    RichT, StuC and IanG visited the Museum.

    J-1156 de Havilland DH-100 Vampire FB.6 (665) Outside on pole

    J-1157 de Havilland DH-100 Vampire FB.6 (666)
    J-1584 de Havilland DH-112 Venom FB.50 (794)
    J-2301 Dassault Mirage IIIS (IIS200)
    J-2312 Dassault Mirage IIIS (1046) Cockpit only
    J-4078 Hawker Hunter F.58 (41H/697445)
    R-2117 Dassault Mirage IIIRS (1040)
    U-1211 de Havilland DH-115 Vampire T.55 (971)
    V-43 Sud Aviation SE.3130 Alouette II (1120)