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

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Monday, 19 October 2009

18 & 19/10/09 - Stuttgart - Oberpfaffenhoffen - Augsburg - Munich - Weiterstadt

A very welcome log from RichT in Germany. Thanks.

Stuttgart - 18/10

02-1109 MCD C-17A Globemaster III (P-109) US Air Force
86-0012 Lockheed C-5B Galaxy (0098) US Air Force
D-ABDW Airbus A320 (3945) Air Berlin
D-ABGL Airbus A319 (3586) Air Berlin
D-ABQF DHC-8 (4245) Air Berlin
D-AFKB Fokker 100 (11527) Contactair
D-AFKF Fokker 100 (11470) Contactair
D-AHLK Boeing 737NG (35143) TUIfly, Hapag-lloyd titles
D-AHLK
D-AKNN Airbus A319 (1136) GermanWings
D-AKNQ Airbus A319 (1170) GermanWings
D-ANNI Airbus A320 (1785) Blue Wings
D-ATON Embraer EMB135 (14501017) DC Aviation
D-ATUF Boeing 737NG (34687) TUIfly
D-CBOB Learjet 60 (60-378)
D-HBWD MCD MD-900 Explorer (900-00096) Baden-Wurttemberg Police
D-HBWG MCD MD-900 Explorer (900-00099) Baden-Wurttemberg Police
N155DL Boeing 767 (25269) Delta Air Lines
N186PA Grumman Gulfstream 3 (317) Phoenix Air
OE-LCQ Canadair Regional Jet (7605) Austrian Arrows
OK-KFN ATR-42 (637) CSA Czech Airlines
PH-EZE Embraer EMB190 (19000288) KLM Cityhopper
TC-IZR Airbus A319 (2414) Izmir Airlines
TC-JPB Airbus A320 (2626) THY - Turkish Airlines
TC-JPK Airbus A320 (3257) THY - Turkish Airlines

Oberpfaffenhoffen - 18/10

D-BGAB Dornier 328JET (3134) (Gandalf Airlines)
D-CADY Cessna Citation Excel (560-5037) Jetline Aero GmbH
I-CMCC Cessna Citation Encore (560-0542) Euraviation
N700RY Cessna Citation III (650-0005) Aircraft Guaranty Title LLC, Trustee
P2-MBP Dornier 228 (8101) Milne Bay Air
P2-MBR Dornier 228 (8126) Milne Bay Air

Augsburg - 18/10

4X-CPY Beechjet 400 (RK-219) Ayeet Aviation
9A-DIP Beech A36TC Bonanza (EA-104)
9A-DIP
CS-DMP Beechjet 400 (RK-508) NetJets Europe
D-CHHH Cessna Citation Excel (560-5674) Augusta Air GmbH
D-CLOG Beechcraft King Air 350 (FL-276) Kronospan / Kaindl Group / Kronoair
D-CLOG
D-CTTT Cessna Citation Excel (560-5573) Augusta Air GmbH
D-CVVV Cessna Citation Excel (560-5723) Augusta Air GbmH
D-IBTA Beechcraft King Air 200 (BY-075)
D-IBTA
D-IFMG Raytheon 390 Premier I (RB-109) Forum Air GmbH
D-ISBC Beechcraft King Air 90 (LJ-1935)
D-ISKM Cessna Citation I (500-0313) Marxer Anlagen & Maschinenbau GmbH
LZ-ADK Beechcraft King Air 90 (LJ-1606) Avio Delta
LZ-ADK
N400AJ Beechjet 400 (RK-137) Schuele German Technologies GmbH
N786AC Cessna Citationjet 2 (525A-0312) Dr Bernd Schottdorf

Munich - 18/10

A6-EBB Boeing 777 (32789) Emirates
A6-EYO Airbus A330 (852) Etihad Airways
A6-IAS Learjet 60 (60-122) Royal Jet
C-GBZR Boeing 767 (25404) Air Canada
CS-DFC Dassault Falcon 2000 (148) NetJets Europe
CS-DXZ Cessna Citation Excel (560-5796) NetJets Europe
CS-TTK Airbus A319 (1034) TAP Portugal
D-ABAG Boeing 737NG (30879) Air Berlin
D-ABBV Boeing 737NG (30629) Air Berlin
D-ABDB Airbus A320 (2619) Air Berlin
D-ABDJ Airbus A320 (2865) Air Berlin
D-ABGB Airbus A319 (2467) Air Berlin
D-ABGI Airbus A319 (3346) Air Berlin
D-ABLB Boeing 737NG (36115) Air Berlin
D-ADHB DHC-8 (4029) Lufthansa Regional
D-ADHD DHC-8 (4056) Lufthansa Regional
D-ADHE DHC-8 (4066) Lufthansa Regional
D-ADHP DHC-8 (4003) Lufthansa Regional
D-ADHQ DHC-8 (4016) Lufthansa Regional
D-ADHS DHC-8 (4044) Lufthansa Regional
D-AEBA Embraer EMB195 (19000314) Lufthansa CityLine
D-AEBB Embraer EMB195 (19000316) Lufthansa CityLine
D-AEMA Embraer EMB195 (19000290) Augsburg Airways
D-AEMB Embraer EMB195 (19000297) Augsburg Airways
D-AEMC Embraer EMB195 (19000300) Augsburg Airways
D-AEMD Embraer EMB195 (19000305) Augsburg Airways
D-AEME Embraer EMB195 (19000308) Augsburg Airways
D-AEMF Embraer EMB195 (19000310) Augsburg Airways
D-AGEC Boeing 737NG (36118) Air Berlin
D-AGWH Airbus A319 (3352) GermanWings
D-AGWI Airbus A319 (3358) GermanWings
D-AHFU Boeing 737NG (30414) TUIfly
D-AHIO Airbus A319 (3872) Hamburg International
D-AHXC Boeing 737NG (34693) TUIfly
D-AHXG Boeing 737NG (35140) TUIfly
D-AHXH Boeing 737NG (35282) TUIfly
D-AIGK Airbus A340 (056) Lufthansa
D-AIGU Airbus A340 (321) Lufthansa
D-AIGV Airbus A340 (325) Lufthansa
D-AIGX Airbus A340 (354) Lufthansa
D-AIGZ Airbus A340 (347) Lufthansa
D-AIHM Airbus A340 (762) Lufthansa
D-AIHN Airbus A340 (763) Lufthansa
D-AIHP Airbus A340 (771) Lufthansa
D-AIHQ Airbus A340 (790) Lufthansa
D-AIHR Airbus A340 (794) Lufthansa
D-AIHS Airbus A340 (812) Lufthansa
D-AIHT Airbus A340 (846) Lufthansa
D-AIHV Airbus A340 (897) Lufthansa
D-AIHY Airbus A340 (987) Lufthansa
D-AIHZ Airbus A340 (1005) Lufthansa
D-AIKJ Airbus A330 (701) Lufthansa
D-AIKK Airbus A330 (896) Lufthansa
D-AKNO Airbus A319 (1147) GermanWings
D-AKNQ Airbus A319 (1170) GermanWings
D-AKNS Airbus A319 (1277) GermanWings
D-AKNT Airbus A319 (2607) GermanWings
D-ALPD Airbus A330 (454) Air Berlin
D-ALTB Airbus A320 (1385) Air Berlin
D-ALTE Airbus A320 (1504) Air Berlin
D-ALTF Airbus A320 (1553) Air Berlin
D-ALTL Airbus A320 (2009) Air Berlin
D-ANNB Airbus A320 (1240) Blue Wings
D-ANNC Airbus A320 (1257) Blue Wings
D-ANND Airbus A320 (1546) Blue Wings
D-APBD Boeing 737NG (33021) Lufthansa
D-ATUD Boeing 737NG (34685) TUIfly
D-ATUH Boeing 737NG (34689) TUIfly
D-BEBA DHC-8 (543) Lufthansa Regional
D-BLEJ DHC-8 (521) Lufthansa Regional
D-CAJK Cessna Citation Excel (560-5670) Helicopter Travel Munich GmbH
D-CASB Saab 340 (223) OLT
D-CMHS Cessna Citationjet 3 (525B-0161) HTM Helicopter Travel Munich GmbH
D-HBYH Eurocopter EC-135 (0100) Bavarian Police
D-IBAD Beechcraft King Air 200 (BB-1229) Mrs Franziska Poeschl
D-IKOB Beechcraft King Air 200 (BB-0921) Jet Executive International Charter
EC-KRO Boeing 717 (55067) Spanair
EC-KRV Douglas MD-87 (49843) Pronair Airlines
EI-CDG Boeing 737 (25738) Rossiya Russian Airlines
EI-DRI Canadair CRJ-900 (15075) Air One Cityliner
EI-DSE Airbus A320 (3079) Air One
G-EZDR Airbus A319 (3683) Easyjet
G-EZEF Airbus A319 (2176) Easyjet
G-EZEW Airbus A319 (2300) Easyjet
HB-JGQ Canadair Challenger 300 (20237) Execujet Charter AG
HB-VLG HS/BAE/Raytheon 125 (258265) Robert Bosch GmbH
HS-TNE Airbus A340 (719) Thai Airways International
LN-NOS Boeing 737NG (33018) Norwegian Air Shuttle
N550BM Gulfstream 550 (5171) BMW Operations Corp
N969JD LEARjet 60 (60-154) Wells Fargo Bank Northwest, Trustee
OE-IHB Embraer EMB190 (19000294) Niki
OE-LVJ Fokker 100 (11359) Austrian Arrows
OH-IVS LEARjet 60 (60-355) Jetflite OY
OH-LXH Airbus A320 (1913) Finnair
OK-EMA Cessna Citation Sovereign (680-0279) Not Yet Known
OK-JFL ATR-42 (629) CSA Czech Airlines
OO-PHB Beechcraft 1900 (UE-106) Air Service Liege
OY-KFG Canadair CRJ-900 (15237) SAS
OY-RJC Canadair Regional Jet (7015) SAS
OY-RJE Canadair Regional Jet (7009) SAS
SP-LIE Embraer EMB175 (17000153) LOT Polish Airlines
SU-GDA Boeing 737NG (35565) Egypt Air
SX-DGA Airbus A321 (3878) Aegean Airlines
TC-AAJ Boeing 737NG (35702) Pegasus Airlines
TC-APD Boeing 737 (29107) Pegasus Airlines
TC-JFR Boeing 737NG (29779) THY - Turkish Airlines
TC-SNF Boeing 737NG (36529) SunExpress
VP-BJN Canadair Global 5000 (9273) Jet Aviation Business Jets
VP-BPM Saab 2000 (057) Polet Aviakompania
VP-CAM Dassault Falcon 2000EX (089) Allianz AG
VQ-BAX Airbus A320 (3778) Aeroflot Russian Airlines
YL-BBE Boeing 737 (29073) Air Baltic
YR-ATH ATR-72 (861) TAROM
YR-TII Gulfstream 200 (089) Ion Tiriac Air
ZS-SXF Airbus A340 (651) South African Airways

Stuttgart - 19/10

EC-ISY Boeing 757 (26241) Privilege Style
D-ABQE DHC-8 (4239) Air Berlin
D-ABQE
PH-EZC Embraer EMB190 (19000250) KLM Cityhopper
N987CJ Cessna Citation IIS (S550-0152) Clemente Giuseppe Dba
D-CEFD Cessna Citationjet 3 (525B-0120) EFD-Eisele Flugdienst GmbH
D-CEFD
OE-GPA Cessna Citation Excel (560-5265) AVAG Air GmbH
OE-GPK Cessna Citationjet 3 (525B-0312)
D-CIRP Dornier 328 (3007) Cirrus Airlines
87-0024 Lockheed MC-130H Hercules (5092) US Air Force/352nd SOG
D-AKNV Airbus A319 (2632) GermanWings
D-AKNR Airbus A319 (1209) GermanWings
OY-RJF Canadair Regional Jet (7019) Cimber Air
OH-EBF Embraer EMB145 (145387) Finncomm Airlines

Weiterstadt - Loop 5 - 19/10

1621 PZL TS-11 Iskra (3H1621) Displayed, ex Polish Air Force
6910 Mikoyan MIG-21 (94A6910) Displayed, ex Polish Air Force

Sunday, 18 October 2009

18/10/09 - Wroughton

StuC had a day out to check the Science Museum Store at Wroughton, which was open for a bus rally. Unfortunately the second hangar containing aircraft (D3) is deemed unsafe for the public to enter, so remained cordoned off.

Storage Hangar D4

(BAPC-276) Hartmann Ornithopter (Unknown) dismantled

EI-AYO Douglas DC-3A 197 (1911)

G-AACN Handley-Page HP.39 Gugnunc (1)

G-ACIT de Havilland DH-84 Dragon 1 (6039)

G-AEHM Mignet HM.14 Pou-de-Ciel (HJD.1)

G-ALXT de Havilland DH-89A Dragon Rapide (6736)

G-APWY Piaggio P.166 (362)

G-BGLB Bede BD-5B (PFA 014-10085)

(G-CONI)/N7777G Lockheed L-749A Constellation (2553)

G-IPSY Rutan Vari Eze (PFA 074-10284)

G-MMCB Huntair Pathfinder Mk.II (136)

N18E Boeing 247D (1722)

VP975/M de Havilland DH-104 Devon (4255)

ZJ452 Bae Systems Phoenix UAV (Unknown)

18/10/09 - Wroughton - Kemble - Staverton

StuC had a day out to check the Science Museum Store at Wroughton, which was open for a bus rally. Unfortunately the second hangar containing aircraft (D3) is deemed unsafe for the public to enter, so remained cordoned off.

Wroughton - Science Museum Storage Hangar D4

(BAPC-276) Hartmann Ornithopter (Unknown) dismantled

EI-AYO Douglas DC-3A 197 (1911)

G-AACN Handley-Page HP.39 Gugnunc (1)

G-ACIT de Havilland DH-84 Dragon 1 (6039)

G-AEHM Mignet HM.14 Pou-de-Ciel (HJD.1)

G-ALXT de Havilland DH-89A Dragon Rapide (6736)

G-APWY Piaggio P.166 (362)

G-BGLB Bede BD-5B (PFA 014-10085)

(G-CONI)/N7777G Lockheed L-749A Constellation (2553)

G-IPSY Rutan Vari Eze (PFA 074-10284)

G-MMCB Huntair Pathfinder Mk.II (136)

N18E Boeing 247D (1722)

VP975/M de Havilland DH-104 Devon (4255)

ZJ452 Bae Systems Phoenix UAV (Unknown)


Kemble

D-ENTO American Aviation AG-5B (10166)
G-ARDB Piper PA-24-250 (24-2166)
G-AXIA Beagle B121-100 Pup (B078)
G-BBJY Reims-Cessna F.172M (1075)

G-BCUJ Reims-Cessna F.150M (1176)
G-BCUS Scottish Aviation SA.120-122 (373)
G-BFDK Piper PA-28-161 (28-7816010)
G-BHOZ Socata TB-9 (84)
G-BIPV American Aviation AA-5B (981)
G-BSXS Piper PA-28-181 (28-7990151)
G-BSZW Cessna 152 (152-81072)

G-BUFY Piper PA-28-161 (28-8016211)
G-BUXN Beech C23 (M-1752)
G-BVGT Auster J/1A (PFA 00-220)
G-BWTW Mooney M.20C (20-1188)
G-BYFF Solar Wings Pegasus (7500)

G-BYHI Piper PA-28-161 (28-8116084)

G-BYZZ Robinson R22 (3000)

G-CBLX Air Creation Kiss (BMAA/HB/208)
G-CEFZ Evektor EV-97 (2824)
G-CEMY Alpi Aviation Pioneer 300 (PFA 330-14440)
G-DGOD Robinson R22 (3889)
G-DYMC Aerospool WT-9 (DY200/2007)
G-FMKA Diamond HK-36TTC (36672)
G-GCYC Reims-Cessna F.182Q (157)
G-KANE Aerospatiale SA.341G Gazelle (1136)

G-KEJY Evektor EV-97 (2017)

G-LWDC Bombardier Challenger 601 (3031)
G-MJWK Huntair PathfinderMk.1 (JWK-01)
G-MZOI Letov LK-2M Sluka (PFA 263-13238)
G-OMEL Robinson R44 (73)
G-OONY Piper PA-28-161 (28-8316015)

G-STRG Cyclone AX2000 (7837)
G-TSKY Beagle B121-150 (B010)
G-UFCC Cessna 172S (172S-8611)
G-XBOX Bell Helicopters 206B-3 (3370)
G-XXBH Agusta-Bell AB.206B-3 (8596)

G-YOTS Yakovlev Yak-52 (9010308)

in the scrapping area were D-ASDB, EC-GRE, OO-DIF & VT-EYF
outside ASI was PH-BDA

the 747 line contained G-MKCA, G-MKGA, G-MKHA & N2868R
BAE 146's seen were G-BSNS, G-CFZM, G-JEBV, G-UKAG, & I-ADJI

Staverton

D-CMNX Dornier Do.228-202K (8065) Manx2
G-AYWM Victa Airtourer T.4 (A.534)
G-BBJY Reims-Cessna F.172M (1075)
G-BFOF Reims-Cessna F.152 (1448)
G-BGRR Piper PA-38-112 (38-78A0336)
G-BHCC Cessna 172M (172-66711)
G-BIMT Reims-Cessna FA.152 (361)
G-BKDJ Robin DR.400-120 (1584)
(G-BKRA)/115227 North American T-6G (188-90)
G-BOPC Piper PA-28-161 (28-8216006)
G-BOXT Hughes 269C (367)
G-BSZT Piper PA-28-161 (28-8116027)
G-BXSG Robinson R22 (2789) Rise Helicopters

G-CCMO Evektor EV-97 (PFA 315-14155) Overflight
G-CGDJ Piper PA-28-161 (28-8116256) Overflight
G-CHPA Robinson R22 (3442) Rise Helicopters

G-CZNE Britten-Norman BN-2B-20 Islander (2301)
G-DJAE Cessna 500 (500-0339)
G-ECJM Piper PA-28R-201T (28R-7803178)
G-EGBS Van's RV-9A (PFA 320-14234)
G-EWHT Robin R.2112 (371)
G-FORC SNCAN Stampe SV.4C (665)
G-GEHP Piper PA-28RT-201T (28R-8218014)
G-GURU Piper PA-28-161 (28-8316018)
G-HIVA Cessna 337A (337-0429)
G-IANV Diamond DA42 (42150) Cabair Group
G-JANN Piper PA-34-220T (3433133)
G-LDFM Cessna 560 (560-5242)
G-NAAA Bolkow Bo-105DBS-4 (S-34/912) Bond Air Services
G-NAAB Bolkow Bo-105DBS-4 (S-416) Bond Air Services
G-NIFE/156 SNCAN Stampe SV.4A (156)
G-OASH Robinson R22 (761)
G-OHAM Robinson R44 (10743)
G-OMNI Piper PA-28R-200 (28R-7335130)
G-OONK Cirrus Design SR-22 (1230)

G-RYZZ Robinson R44 (11418) Rise Helicopters
G-SHMI Evektor EV-97 (3013)
G-SIXD Piper PA-32-300 (32-7140007)
G-VERN Piper PA-32R-300 (32R-7680151) Cardiff based
G-WAVS Piper PA-28-161 (2842035) Cabair Group
G-YPRS Cessna 550 (550-0935) Executive Aviation Services
N124CD Cirrus Design SR-20 (1011) arrived this morning from Belgium
N126CD Cirrus Design SR-20 (1012) arrived this morning from Belgium
N278SA/72 Cessna 177RG (177RG-0571)
N593CD Cirrus Design SR-22 (1809)
N750GF Cessna 750 (750-0244)