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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.

    Updates:
    5th Jan - Log & 52 pics added for the Icicle Refrozen Balloon Meet, Newbury 05/01/19
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    Monday, 29 June 2009

    28/06/09 - Albert Museum - Heathrow

    L'Epopee de l'Industrie et de l'Aeronautique, Albert

    Outside

    54/63-WX Nord N.2501 Noratlas (2501-54)

    97/63-WB Nord N.2501 Noratlas (2501-97)

    125 Nord N.2501 Noratlas (2501-125) Fuselage only

    184/328-EO Nord N.2501 Noratlas (2501-184)

    275/316-KC Dassault MD.311 Flamant (275)

    449/QL Dassault Mirage IIIE (449)

    35339 Lockheed T-33A (580-8678) no fin

    F-BHRY Sud Aviation SE.210 Caravelle 3 (61)

    F-BKOY Morane-Saulnier MS.733 Alcyon (44)

    F-BPJR Boeing 727-228 (20538) Forward fuselage only

    F-WZXA/148/319-DE Dassault MD.312 Flamant (148)


    Main hangar

    20 Nord N.3400 (20) Dismantled

    24/3-KB Fouga CM-170R Magister (24)
    26 SNCAN NC.856A Norvigie (26) Dismantled, unmarked

    27/3-10-LE Dassault Mirage IIIC (32)
    46/BDS Agusta-Bell 47G-1 (46)

    100 Nord N.3400 (100) Dismantled, unmarked
    108 SNCAN NC.856A Norvigie (108) Dismantled, unmarked, F-SDYS on cockpit callsign plate

    121 Zodiac Ultrastar (121) Unmarked

    333/K33 Schleicher Ka.6BR Rhonsegler (333) Fuselage only

    358/128-TG Dassault Mirage IIIRD (358)
    882 Mikoyan-Gurevich MiG-21SPS (94A5207)

    1070/67-JL Sud Aviation SE.3130 Alouette II (1070)

    3181/APY Sikorsky UH-19D Chickasaw (55-902)
    21+96 Lockheed F-104G Starfighter (683-7065)

    30+93 Fiat G-91R/3 (357)

    D-6137 Schleicher Ka.4 Rhonlerche II (203) Dismantled

    F-BBET SNCAN N.1203 Norecrin III (334)

    F-CAXX Arsenal SA.103 Emouchet (26) Suspended from ceiling

    F-CCUA Siren C.30S Edelweiss (1) Suspended from ceiling

    F-CRCJ Arsenal SA.103 Emouchet (63) Fuselage only hanging on wall

    F-CRHI Arsenal SA.103 Emouchet (129) Fuselage only hanging on wall

    F-CRMI Castel C.25S Biarritz (169) Dismantled

    F-CRNT Nord N.1300 (24) Fuselage & one wing hanging on wall

    F-GGGD/11-OB Max Holste MH.1521M Broussard (290) Dismantled

    F-GIFZ Max Holste MH.1521M Broussard (315)

    FR144/C Sud-Ouest SO.1221S Djinn (FR144)

    IB427 de Havilland DH-100 Vampire F.52 (Unknown)

    Unmarked Caudron C-800 (n/k) Thanks to John Mead for identifying this for me

    Unmarked Mignet HM.14 Pou-de-Ciel (n/a)

    Unmarked Nord N.3400 (Unknown) Frame only hanging on wall


    Open sided hangar

    8 Dassault MD.450 Ouragan (8)

    20/12-ZN Dassault Mirage F1C (20)

    113/12-YQ Dassault Super Mystere B.2 (113)

    189/316-FN Nord N.2501 Noratlas (2501-189)

    198 Max Holste MH.1521M Broussard (198) No wings

    515/3-JN Dassault Mirage IIIE (515)
    21255/314-VH Canadair T-33AN Silver Star (T33-255)

    52734/42272/11-EF North American F-100D Super Sabre (224-1)

    F-BKYD Socata MS.880B Rallye Club (289)

    F-BLXT/QA Morane-Saulnier MS.733 Alcyon (131)

    F-BMQI/QI Morane-Saulnier MS.733 Alcyon (116)

    F-CCYK Wassmer WA.30 Bijave (108) Dismantled

    F-CDJU Wassmer WA.30 Bijave (224) Dismantled

    F-GEOA/2108979/282/H2-K Douglas C-47B-25-DK Dakota (16004/32752)

    FU-76/11-RQ Republic F-84F Thunderstreak (Unknown)

    F-WGGC/459 Fouga CM-170R Magister (459)

    J-4107 Hawker Hunter F.58A (Unknown)

    SA59/68-DK Sud Aviation H-34A Choctaw (SA59)


    Small hangar

    F-BLQV SNCAN N.1101 Noralpha (143)

    F-CCEU Wassmer WA.21 Javelot II (30) Dismantled

    Unmarked Mignet HM.14 Pou-de-Ciel (n/a) Suspended on ceiling missing tailfin & upper wing

    Unmarked Mignet HM.290 Pou-de-Ciel (n/a) Unfinished fuselage hanging from ceiling


    Heathrow - 20:00-21:50

    5B-DBS Airbus A330-243 (505) Cyprus Airways
    9V-SKE Airbus A380-841 (10) Singapore Airlines
    A6-EMP Boeing 777-31H (29395) Emirates Airlines
    A6-EMU Boeing 777-31H (29064) Emirates Airlines
    A6-MMM Boeing 747-422 (26906) Dubai Government Air Wing
    A9C-KE Airbus A330-243 (334) Gulf Air
    A9C-LJ Airbus A340-313X (282) Gulf Air
    B-16481 Boeing 747-45EF (30607) EVA Airways
    B-6131 Airbus A330-243 (941) Air China
    B-HUD Boeing 747-467 (25874) Cathay Pacific Airways
    CS-DGW Cessna 525B (525B-0235) Corporate
    CS-DRV Hawker-Siddeley 125-800XPi (258825) NetJets Europe
    D-AIPM Airbus A320-211 (104) Lufthansa
    D-AIQP Airbus A320-211 (346) Lufthansa
    D-AKNI Airbus A319-112 (1016) Lufthansa Italia
    EC-HUH Airbus A321-211 (1021) Iberia
    EC-JYR Gulfstream G550 (5116) Executive Airlines
    EI-DSK Airbus A320-216 (3328) Air One
    EI-DTE Airbus A320-216 (3885) Air One
    F-GFKZ Airbus A320-211 (286) Air France
    I-BIKG Airbus A320-214 (1480) Alitalia
    LN-RMM Douglas MD81 (53005) SAS Scandinavian Airlines
    LX-GVV Boeing 737-7BC (30791) Global Jet Concept
    N104AR Gulfstream G4SP (1346) Corporate
    OH-LXE Airbus A320-214 (1678) Finnair
    OY-KBF Airbus A321-232 (1807) SAS Scandinavian Airlines
    OY-KGT Douglas MD82 (49380) SAS Scandinavian Airlines
    P4-PAM Embraer ERJ-135BJ (14500982) Corporate
    SP-LKE Boeing 737-55D (27130) LOT Polish Airlines
    SX-BVL Airbus A320-211 (87) Hellas Jet
    TC-JRE Airbus A321-231 (3126) THY Turkish Airlines
    TF-FII Boeing 757-208 (24760) SBA Airlines
    VH-OQC Airbus A380-841 (22) QANTAS
    VT-VJN Airbus A330-223 (927) Kingfisher Airlines
    ZS-SNC Airbus A340-642 (426) South African Airways