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Sunday, 22 February 2009

01/02/09 - Bern - Gruyere - Chateau d'Oex - Gstaad - Geneva

Day 3 was to be balloons day before heading to Geneva. The weather was distinctly unfavourable for ballooning but they did manage to inflate 13 and most launched, if only briefly.

Additional from 30/01 only

C-FXCN Bombardier 604 Challenger (5474) Skyservice Aviation
CS-DFL Dassault Falcon 900EX EASy (97) NetJets Europe
G-WTOR Dassault Falcon 900EX EASy (211) Private
HB-VOS Raytheon 390 Premier 1A (RB-187) Private
N725LB Bombardier Global Express (9129) Private


HB-OQV Piper PA-28-151 Warrior (28-7515204) Private
HB-XFQ Schweizer 269C (S 1687) Private
HB-XLA Agusta-Bell AB.206B-3 Jet Ranger III (8616) Heliswiss
HB-ZEI Eurocopter AS.350B3 Ecureuil (3610) Heliswiss

Chateau d'Oex

F-GXCI Cameron Balloon A-210 (4423) no marks
F-HCDT Kubicek Balloon BB-51Z (515) Chateaux Demeures

G-BYPD Cameron Balloon A-105 (4680) Headland Hotel Newquay
HB-QGF Cameron Balloon Replica RX-120 (4748) Breitling

HB-QLB Cameron Balloon Z-160 (10809) Parmigiani
HB-QLK Cameron Balloon Z-105 (10858) Honda
HB-QLS Cameron Balloon Z-77 (10932) Polymix

HB-QLW Cameron Balloon Z-120 (10936) BCV
HB-QSJ Thunder & Colt AS-105 Mk.II Airship (2212) no marks

HB-QSW Lindstrand LBL-260A (1064) Chateau d'Oex

HB-XSO Aerospatiale AS.350 Ecureuil B1 (1950) Heli-TV
I-CHAR Thunder & Colt Ax7-77 S1 (10951) Valle d'Aosta
OO-BZC Cameron Balloon N-160 (10850) smeg

PH-EGG Cameron SS Balloon Egg-120 (11098) Chick/Egg SS

D-ITLL Beech F90 King Air (LA-192) Stored engineless
HB-FLI Pilatus PC-6B2/H4 Turbo Porter (893) Private
HB-FPZ Pilatus PC-12-47 (702) Private
HB-KDM Maule M-7-235 Super Rocket (4110C) Private
HB-KEG Aviat Husky A-1 (1293X) Private
HB-OGA Piper J/3C 90 Cub (13123) Private
HB-PKT Piper PA-28RT-201T Turbo Arrow IV (28R-8031129) Private
HB-SEH SAN Jodel D.140 Mousquetaire (50) Private
HB-XMJ Bell Helicopters 206B-3 Jet Ranger III (4302) Heli-Link
HB-ZJR Eurocopter AS.350B3 Ecureuil (4182) Heli Alps
PH-JFS Pilatus PC-12-45 (477) Private


J-1544 de Havilland DH-112 Venom FB.50 (754) Preserved

and so to Geneva, for tomorrows flight home, or so we thought

4X-CPS Hawker-Siddeley 125-800XP (258391) Private
4X-EBM Boeing 757-258 (23918) Sun d'Or International Airlines
A6-FLG Gulfstream G450 (4106) Private
A7-AEN Airbus A330-302 (907) Qatar Airways
CS-DFF Dassault Falcon 2000EX EASy (41) NetJets Europe
CS-DHK Cessna 550 Citation Bravo (550-1090) NetJets Europe
CS-DKB Gulfstream G5 (642) NetJets Europe
CS-DRM Hawker-Siddeley 125-800XPi (258771) NetJets Europe
CS-DXW Cessna 560 Citation Excel S (560-5787) NetJets Europe
CS-TPF Fokker F-100 (11258) Portugalia
D-AAAM Gulfstream G550 (5189) DC Aviation
D-ABIF Boeing 737-530 (24820) Lufthansa
D-ABIO Boeing 737-530 (24939) Lufthansa
D-ABXW Boeing 737-330 (24561) Lufthansa
D-AIPW Airbus A320-211 (137) Lufthansa
EC-JEI Airbus A319-111 (2311) Iberia
EC-JYT Bombardier 604 Challenger (5648) Jets Personales
EC-KKN Bombardier Global Express (9084) Private
EI-DEJ Airbus A320-214 (2364) Aer Lingus
EI-RJZ British Aerospace RJ85 (E2326) Cityjet
F-GFKG Airbus A320-111 (21) Air France
F-GPNJ Dassault Falcon 900EX (50) Aero Services Executive
F-GSJR Piper PA-46DLX3 Malibu Mirage JetProp (4636112) Private
F-GTAN Airbus A321-211 (3051) Air France
F-GUGA Airbus A318-111 (2035) Air France
G-EMLI Bombardier 604 Challenger (5383) Twinjet Aircraft
G-EZAL Airbus A319-111 (2754) EasyJet
G-EZBN Airbus A319-111 (3061) EasyJet
G-EZBU Airbus A319-111 (3118) EasyJet
G-EZDY Airbus A319-111 (3763) EasyJet
G-EZEA Airbus A319-111 (2119) EasyJet
G-EZEP Airbus A319-111 (2251) EasyJet
G-EZIJ Airbus A319-111 (2477) EssyJet
G-EZIZ Airbus A319-111 (2646) EasyJet
G-EZNC Airbus A319-111 (2050) EasyJet
G-FFFG Dassault Falcon 900EX EASy (155) TAG Aviation (UK)
G-HCGD Learjet 45 (45-328) TAG Aviation (UK)
G-LGAR Learjet 60 (60-286) TAG Aviation [UK]
G-LLOD Learjet 45 (45-236) Aviation Beauport
G-MEET Learjet 40 (45-2054) TAG Aviation [UK]
G-OJAJ Dassault Falcon 2000EX EASy (132) TAG Aviation (UK)
G-SYLJ Embraer ERJ-135 Legacy 600BJ (14500937) TAG Aviation [UK]
HB-CKH Cessna P.210N Pressurized Centurion (P210-00613) Private
HB-IAH Dassault Falcon 900EX (28) TAG Aviation SA
HB-IBH Dassault Falcon 2000 (42) TAG Aviation SA
HB-IEE Boeing 757-23A (24527) Privatair
HB-IFJ Dassault Falcon 900EX (92) Private
HB-IGQ Dassault Falcon 2000EX (9) Private
HB-IUT IAI Galaxy (7) TAG Aviation SA
HB-JEB IAI Galaxy G200 (32) TAG Aviation SA
HB-JEG Dassault Falcon 2000EX EASy (34) Comlux Aviation
HB-JER Bombardier Global Express (9017) Private
HB-JET Dassault Falcon 2000EX EASy (154) Private
HB-JEZ Cessna 750 Citation X (750-0179) TAG Aviation SA
HB-JGN Bombardier Global 5000 (9249) Comlux Aviation
HB-JGR Bombardier 604 Challenger (5624) Swiss Eagle
HB-JQA de Havilland Canada DHC-8Q-402 (4017) Baboo Airways
HB-JQB de Havilland Canada DHC-8Q-402 (4175) Baboo Airways
HB-JRQ Bombardier 604 Challenger (5651) Private
HB-JRS Bombardier Global 5000 (9174) Private
HB-JRT Bombardier 604 Challenger (5442) Private
HB-JSO Dassault Falcon 7X (12) Private
HB-JSP Dassault Falcon 900 (69) Private
HB-JSZ Dassault Falcon 7X (4) Private
HB-JZF Airbus A319-111 (2184) EasyJet Switzerland
HB-JZI Airbus A319-111 (2245) EasyJet Switzerland
HB-JZK Airbus A319-111 (2319) EasyJet Switzerland
HB-JZL Airbus A319-111 (2353) EasyJet Switzerland
HB-JZM Airbus A319-111 (2370) EasyJet Switzerland
HB-JZP Airbus A319-111 (2427) EasyJet Switzerland
HB-KFR Socata TBM700B (195) Private
HB-LOT Piper PA-31-310 Turbo Navajo B (31-7400981) Private
HB-PIU Piper PA-46-310P Malibu (46-8608047) Private
HB-PQZ Piper PA-32R-301T Saratoga IITC (3257321) Private
HB-PRJ Piper PA-46-350P Malibu Mirage (4636309) Private
HB-VMJ Cessna 550S Citation S/II (S550-0029) Private
HB-VNI Cessna 560 Citation Excel (560-5154) Private
HB-VOB Hawker-Siddeley 125-800XPi (258733) Private
HB-VOE Cessna 525A Citation Jet 2 (525A-0017) Private
HB-VOF Cessna 525 Citation Jet 1+ (525-0623) Private
HB-VOY Hawker-Siddeley 125-850XP (258895) Comlux Aviation
I-BIMG Airbus A319-112 (2086) Alitalia
LX-GVV Boeing 737-7BC (30791) Global Jet Concept
LX-JFM Pilatus PC-12-47 (812) Jetfly Aviation
LX-JFP Piaggio P-180 () Jetfly Aviation
LX-JFQ Pilatus PC-12-47 (876) Jetfly Aviation
LX-LGY Embraer ERJ-145LU (145242) Luxair
LX-ZAV Bombardier 604 Challenger (5523) Global Jet Concept
M-OORE Beech 350 Super King Air (FL-569) Private
M-YSKY Beech 390 Premier (RB-209) Private
N15HE Gulfstream G3 (369) Private
N324FP Gulfstream G4SP (1475) Private
N37HE Piper PA-24B-260 Comanche (24-4514) Private
N461QS Gulfstream G450 (4125) NetJets
N586D Gulfstream G4SP (1439) Private
N746E Bombardier Challenger 300 (20207) Private
N79EL Beech 400A Beechjet (RK-214) Private
N850AC Socata TBM850 (426) Private
N928GT Rockwell Commander 114B (14587) Private
OE-FKW Raytheon 390 Premier 1 (RB-77) Private
OE-GFB Beech 400A Beechjet (RK-84) Private
OE-GKZ Cessna 680 Citation Sovereign (680-0200) Jet Alliance
OE-GRU Cessna 525B Citation Jet 3 (525B-0222) Avcon Jet
OE-HHH Dassault Falcon 50EX (297) Global Jet Concept
OE-HSG IAI Galaxy G200 (65) Private
OE-ILX Boeing 737-8DR (32777) Global Jet Concept
OE-ISA Canadair Regional-Jet 850 (8043) Jet Alliance
OO-VBR Boeing 737-4Y0 (24314) Brussels Airlines
OY-ILG Bombardier Global Express (9163) Execujet Scandinavia
PH-BXT Boeing 737-9K2 (32944) KLM Royal Dutch Airlines
PH-VBG Dassault Falcon 2000EX (5) JetNetherlands
SU-GBA Airbus A320-231 (165) Egypt Air
SX-BTH Gulfstream G2 (171) Private
SX-SEA IAI Galaxy G200 (163) Gainjet
TC-JDA Airbus A310-304 (496) THY Turkish Airlines
TC-KHA Hawker-Siddeley 125-900XP (HA-0046) Private
UR-KKA Dassault Falcon 20F (389) Aerostar [UR]
VP-BBJ Boeing 737-72U (29273) Private
VP-BDX Bombardier 604 Challenger (5402) Private
VP-BMM Hawker-Siddeley 125-850XP (258841) TAG Aviation
VP-BNE Gulfstream G550 (5051) Private
VP-BOL Gulfstream G4SP (1266) Private
VP-BSE Bombardier Global Express (9028) Private
VP-BSI Gulfstream G550 (5084) Private
VP-BZR Airbus A320-214 (3640) Aeroflot Russian Airlines
VP-CAZ Raytheon 390 Premier 1A (RB-202) Global Jet Concept
VP-CBC Dassault Falcon 2000EX EASy (61) Private