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Monday, 29 June 2009

27/06/09 - Reims Airshow

Static

00-3003/LNr McDonnell-Douglas F-15E (1369) United States Air Force/48thFW

00-3004/LNr McDonnell-Douglas F-15E (1370) United States Air Force/48thFW

02-ABU Air Command Elite Tandem (912-8057-08) Private

102/F-SEXS/2 Socata TB-30 Epsilon (102) French Air Force/Cartouche Doree

117/103-LD Dassault Mirage 2000C (384) French Air Force/EC02.012/Special scheme

15211 Dassault-Breguet-Dornier Alpha Jet A (37) Portuguese Air Force/Esq103/Special scheme

233/2 Breguet 14A2 Model (?) Displayed on base

260 Dassault Mirage F1CT (260) French Air Force/RC01.030/Special scheme

327/113-HZ Dassault Rafale B (327) French Air Force/EC01.007

348/33-NL Dassault Mirage IIIR (348) Preserved

374/4-BS Dassault Mirage 2000N (Unknown) French Air Force/EC02.004

39815/815 SAAB JAS-39D Gripen (39815) Swedish Air Force

4109/BPK Aerospatiale SA.342M (2109) French Army/5RHC

44+75 BAe/Panavia Tornado IDS(T) (GT047) German Air Force/JBG-31

518/112-SR Dassault Mirage F1B (518) French Air Force/ER02.033/Special scheme



51-MO Raj Hamsa X Air (Unknown) Private

51-PP Air Creation Tanarg (?) Private

605/133-LF Dassault Mirage 2000D (397) French Air Force/EC02.003

615/112-MZ Dassault Mirage F1CR (615) French Air Force/ER01.033

640/112-NV Dassault Mirage F1CR (640) French Air Force/ER02.033

660/112-CY Dassault Mirage F1CR (660) French Air Force/ER01.033

AT-31 Dassault-Breguet-Dornier Alpha Jet 1B+ (1142) Belgian Air Force/AJeTS

E103/314-UA Dassault-Breguet-Dornier Alpha Jet E (E103) French Air Force/EAC00.314

FA-68/FS General Dynamics F-16AM Falcon (6H-68) Belgian Air Force/2W

F-AZGS/493432 North American T-6G (168-556) Private

F-AZMS/7 Morane H (SAMS 22.01) Private

F-AZOO/10017/DU-J de Havilland DH-100 Vampire FB.6 (636) Private

F-AZPG Bleriot XII-2 (SA-29) Private

F-AZTM de Havilland DH-82A Tiger Moth (85946) Private

F-BCNL/6257 Morane-Saulnier MS.317 (6527/273) Private

F-CEKP Rolladen-Schneider LS-1F (400) Private

F-GJCL Piper PA-28RT-201T (28R-8131004) Private

(51-SA)/F-JWQM Celier Aviation Xenon (CAA07073S) Private

(51-QE)/F-JXBS Auto-Gyro MT-03 (?) Private

F-PDEP/D4 Deperdussin T (1) Private

F-PPJJ Jodel D.18 (274) Private

F-PRCS Taylor JT.2 Titch (F4) Private, in hangar

F-PZMR Dyn'Aero MCR-01 (83) Private

H-42 Agusta A-109BA (3042) Belgian Army/18sq MRH

HE-08/"59-MD" Mignet HM.1000 (72) Private, HE-08 under tailplane, 59-MD under wing

J-515 General Dynamics F-16AM Falcon (6D-154) Royal Netherlands Air Force/312 Sqn

J-641 General Dynamics F-16AM Falcon (6D-73) Royal Netherlands Air Force/312 Sqn

MM7284/4-21 Eurofighter Typhoon (IS016) Italian Air Force/4 St

MM7296/- Eurofighter Typhoon (IS028) Italian Air Force/4 St

N878P Cirrus Design SR-22 (1488) Private

XX314/314 British Aerospace Hawk T.1W (312139) Royal Air Force/208 Sqn

XX331/CP British Aerospace Hawk T.1A (312155) Royal Air Force/100 Sqn

ZD890/113 BAe/Panavia Tornado GR.4 (BS150) Royal Air Force/2 Sqn

ZG792/138 BAe/Panavia Tornado GR.4 (BS191) Royal Air Force/no marks


Main Flightline

15202 Dassault-Breguet-Dornier Alpha Jet A (6) Portuguese Air Force/Asas de Portugal
15208 Dassault-Breguet-Dornier Alpha Jet A (30) Portuguese Air Force/Asas de Portugal
15227 Dassault-Breguet-Dornier Alpha Jet A (84) Portuguese Air Force/Asas de Portugal
335/113-IJ Dassault Rafale B F.3 (335) French Air Force/EC01.091

336/113-IK Dassault Rafale B F.3 (336) French Air Force/EC01.091
39211/211 SAAB JAS-39C Gripen (39211) Swedish Air Force

39270/270 SAAB JAS-39C Gripen (39270) Swedish Air Force

A-913/13 Pilatus PC-7 (321) Swiss Air Force/Pilotenschule
A-918/18 Pilatus PC-7 (326) Swiss Air Force/Pilotenschule
A-922/22 Pilatus PC-7 (330) Swiss Air Force/Pilotenschule
A-925/25 Pilatus PC-7 (333) Swiss Air Force/Pilotenschule
A-926/26 Pilatus PC-7 (334) Swiss Air Force/Pilotenschule

A-928/28 Pilatus PC-7 (336) Swiss Air Force/Pilotenschule
A-930/30 Pilatus PC-7 (338) Swiss Air Force/Pilotenschule
A-935/35 Pilatus PC-7 (343) Swiss Air Force/Pilotenschule
A-937/37 Pilatus PC-7 (345) Swiss Air Force/Pilotenschule
A-939/39 Pilatus PC-7 (347) Swiss Air Force/Pilotenschule
CN-ABP/2 Mudry CAP-232 (28) Royal Moroccan Air Force/Marche Verte
CN-ABQ/5 Mudry CAP-232 (29) Royal Moroccan Air Force/Marche Verte
CN-ABR/6 Mudry CAP-232 (31) Royal Moroccan Air Force/Marche Verte

CN-ABS/4 Mudry CAP-232 (36) Royal Moroccan Air Force/Marche Verte
CN-ABT/3 Mudry CAP-232 (37) Royal Moroccan Air Force/Marche Verte
CN-ABU/7 Mudry CAP-232 (41) Royal Moroccan Air Force/Marche Verte
CN-ABV/1 Mudry CAP-232 (42) Royal Moroccan Air Force/Marche Verte
E.25-12/79-12/4 CASA 101 Aviojet (EB01-12-012) Spanish Air Force/Team Aguila
E.25-13/79-13/1 CASA 101 Aviojet (EB01-13-013) Spanish Air Force/Team Aguila
E.25-21/79-21/5 CASA 101 Aviojet (EB01-21-021) Spanish Air Force/Team Aguila
E.25-22/79-22/7 CASA 101 Aviojet (EB01-22-022) Spanish Air Force/Team Aguila

E.25-38/79-38/6 CASA 101 Aviojet (EB01-38-039) Spanish Air Force/Team Aguila
E.25-40/79-40/1 CASA 101 Aviojet (EB01-40-041) Spanish Air Force/Team Aguila
E.25-52/79-34/2 CASA 101 Aviojet (EB01-52-053) Spanish Air Force/Team Aguila
E.25-69/79-97/3 CASA 101 Aviojet (EB01-69-075) Spanish Air Force/Team Aguila
E101/314-TT Dassault-Breguet-Dornier Alpha Jet E (E101) French Air Force/EAC00.314
E110/314-AH Dassault-Breguet-Dornier Alpha Jet E (E110) French Air Force/EAC00.314

E114/F-TERR/6 Dassault-Breguet-Dornier Alpha Jet E (E114) French Air Force/Patrouille de France
E117/F-TERI/3 Dassault-Breguet-Dornier Alpha Jet E (E117) French Air Force/Patrouille de France
E122/F-TERD/1 Dassault-Breguet-Dornier Alpha Jet E (E122) French Air Force/Patrouille de France
E134/F-TERM/2 Dassault-Breguet-Dornier Alpha Jet E (E134) French Air Force/Patrouille de France
E135/F-TERX/4 Dassault-Breguet-Dornier Alpha Jet E (E135) French Air Force/Patrouille de France
E158/F-TERF/0 Dassault-Breguet-Dornier Alpha Jet E (E158) French Air Force/Patrouille de France
E163/F-TERE/9 Dassault-Breguet-Dornier Alpha Jet E (E163) French Air Force/Patrouille de France
E165/F-TERB/3 Dassault-Breguet-Dornier Alpha Jet E (E165) French Air Force/Patrouille de France
E94/F-TERH/7 Dassault-Breguet-Dornier Alpha Jet E (E94) French Air Force/Patrouille de France

E95/F-TERQ/5 Dassault-Breguet-Dornier Alpha Jet E (E95) French Air Force/Patrouille de France
ES-TLF/5 Aero Vodochody L-39C (132114) Breitling Jet Team
ES-TLG/3 Aero Vodochody L-39C (131849) Breitling Jet Team
ES-YLF/6 Aero Vodochody L-39C (433141) Breitling Jet Team
ES-YLI/4 Aero Vodochody L-39C (433142) Breitling Jet Team
ES-YLP/7 Aero Vodochody L-39C (533620) Breitling Jet Team
ES-YLS/2 Aero Vodochody L-39C (533638) Breitling Jet Team
ES-YLX/1 Aero Vodochody L-39C (432905) Breitling Jet Team
FA-116 General Dynamics F-16AM Falcon (6H-116) Belgian Air Force/10W
FA-134 General Dynamics F-16AM Falcon (6H-134) Belgian Air Force/10W/Display scheme

F-AZOP/192/DU-M de Havilland DH-100 Vampire FB.6 (701) Private
F-GPCJ Fouga CM-170R Magister (369) Private
J-015 General Dynamics F-16AM Falcon (6D-171) Royal Netherlands Air Force/313 Sqn/Display scheme


J-016 General Dynamics F-16AM Falcon (6D-172) Royal Netherlands Air Force/312 Sqn
R217/64-GQ Transall C-160R (220) French Air Force/ET00.064


Second Flightline

04/F-TGCI Extra 330SC (SC004) French Air Force/EVAA

101/F-SEXR/1 Socata TB-30 Epsilon (101) French Air Force/Cartouche Doree
104/F-SEXV/3 Socata TB-30 Epsilon (104) French Air Force/Cartouche Doree
13-NT Alpi Pioneer 300S (?) Private

141/F-SEZF/4 Socata TB-30 Epsilon (141) French Air Force/Cartouche Doree
90/F-SEXG/0 Socata TB-30 Epsilon (90) French Air Force/Cartouche Doree
F-AZKT/260/316-KT Dassault MD.311 Flamant (260) Private
F-AZTE/"F-BBBE" Douglas C-47A-1-DL Dakota (9172) Dakota et Cie

F-AZVM/105/62-SI Nord N.2501 Noratlas (2501-105) Le Noratlas de Provence

F-GDNN Socata TB-20 (436) D.G.A.C.

F-GGCN/YE Max Holste MH.1521M Broussard (6) Private

F-GSHB Robinson R22M (2101M) Private

F-HFCK Robinson R22 (3359) Private

F-PJLB Rutan Long Ez (1344) Private
F-PNIV Jodel D.140E (494) Private, on skis

F-PREV Rutan Vari Eze (1961) Private

F-PRJR/25 Max Plan MP.205 (25) Private

F-PYSM Rutan Vari Eze (2048) Private
HB-RCF/138/7 Morane-Saulnier MS.406D-3801 (194) Private

JY-RFA Extra 300LP (1239) Royal Jordanian Falcons

JY-RFB Extra 300LP (1240) Royal Jordanian Falcons
JY-RFC Extra 300LP (1241) Royal Jordanian Falcons
JY-RFD Extra 300LP (1242) Royal Jordanian Falcons

Far Side Flightline & Shelters

5397/VE Eurocopter AS.355AN Fennec (5397) French Air Force/ETM02.040
310/113-BE Dassault Mirage 2000N (194) French Air Force/EC02.004, flypast with C-135FR
349/113-BM Dassault Mirage 2000N (306) French Air Force/EC02.004, flypast with C-135FR
650/112-NZ Dassault Mirage F1CR (650) French Air Force/ER02.033, flypast with PdeF Alphajet "0"
654/112-NC Dassault Mirage F1CR (654) French Air Force/ER02.033, flypast with PdeF Alphajet "0"
Also here were two more helicopters, possibly Gendarmerie AS.350's

Civil Terminal

F-GBLF Beech A36 (E-1443) Private
R202/64-GB Transall C-160R (202) French Air Force/ET00.064

Flying only

474/93-CE Boeing C-135FR Stratotanker (18683) French Air Force/GRV00.093
60-0328/D Boeing KC-135R Stratotanker (18103) United States Air Force/100thARW

And it was all just too much excitement for Dutch Crew Chief Jennifer ..........