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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.

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With luck we are intending to visit the following in 2018:
Friedrichshafen Expo, Spain/Portugal, Oshkosh/Florida

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

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

Monday, 27 September 2010

26/09/10 - Shobdon

StuC went to Shobdon for the LAA fly-in, the list below includes all the hangars.

G-AFGD B.A. Swallow II (469)
G-AGYK Auster J/1 (2002)
G-ANNG de Havilland DH-82A (85504)
G-APIK Auster J/1N (3375)
G-AROC Cessna 175B (56997)
G-ARVV Piper PA-28-160 (28-451)
G-ATDA Piper PA-28-160 (28-206)
G-ATON Piper PA-28-140 (28-21654)
G-ATOR Piper PA-28-140 (28-21696)
G-AVBG Piper PA-28-180 (28-3801)
G-AWCP Reims-Cessna F.150H (0354)
G-AWFF Reims-Cessna F.150H (0280)
G-AXIX Victa Airtourer T.4 (A.527)
G-AXOS Socata MS.894A (11079)
G-AYXP Jodel D.117A (693)
G-AZCZ Beagle B121 Pup 150 (B167)
G-AZCZ
G-AZRP AESL Airtourer T2 (529)
G-AZXD Reims-Cessna F.172L (0878)
G-BAFP Robin DR.400 160 (735)
G-BAHS Piper PA-28R-200 (28R-7335017)
G-BAOJ Socata MS.880B (2252)
G-BBJV Reims-Cessna F.177RG (0098)
G-BCVH Reims-Cessna FRA.150L [mod] (0258)
G-BEZG American Aviation AA-5 (0561)
G-BFGS Socata MS.893E (12571)
G-BHAA Cessna 152 (152-81330)
G-BHCE Jodel D.117A (381)
G-BIXB Socata TB-9 (208)
G-BKVO Pietenpol Air Camper (PFA 047-10799)
G-BMBJ Schempp-Hirth Janus CM (209)
G-BMMV ICA-Brasov IS-28M2A (57)
G-BNGY ARV ARV-1 Super 2 (019)
G-BNKC Cessna 152 (152-81036)
G-BRLG Piper PA-28RT-201T (28R-8431027)
G-BSEU Piper PA-28-181 (28-7890108)
G-BSLU Piper PA-28-140 (28-24733)
G-BSRT Denney Kitfox (PFA 172-11873)
G-BSRT
G-BTBG Denney Kitfox (PFA 172-11845)
G-BTUG Socata MS.893E (3208)
G-BTUZ American Aviation AG-5B (10075)
G-BTUZ
G-BUEC Van's RV-6 (PFA 181C-11884)
G-BUJB Slingsby T.61F (1978)
G-BVUT Evans VP-1 (PFA 062-12092)
G-BVUT
G-BVYP Piper PA-25-235B (25-3481)
G-BVYP
G-BXIJ Europa Europa (PFA 247-12698)
G-BXPL Piper PA-28-140 (28-24560)
G-BYPM Europa Europa XS (PFA 247-13418)
G-BYPM
G-BYPT Rans S.6 (PFA 204-13508)
G-BYPT
G-BYZZ Robinson R22 (3000)
G-BYZZ
G-BZAM Europa Europa (PFA 247-12969)
G-CBJR Evektor EV-97A (PFA 315-13845)
G-CBKD Aerospatiale SA.341C Gazelle (1130)
G-CBKD
G-CBLL Solar Wings Pegasus (7891)
G-CCAP Robinson R22 (3413)
G-CCAP
G-CCDX Evektor EV-97 (PFA 315-14013)
G-CCDX
G-CCFZ Ikarus Comco C-42 (PFA 322-14040)
G-CCFZ
G-CDIF Mudry CAP-10B (302)
G-CDNG Evektor EV-97 (2005-2319)
G-CDXY Denney Kitfox (PFA 172D-14112)
G-CDYY Alpi Aviation Pioneer 300 (PFA 330-14323)
G-CEBP Evektor EV-97 (2006-2825)
G-CECV Van's RV-7 (PFA 323-14338)
G-CECV
G-CEIE Flight Design CTSW (06-10-01)
G-CEIE
G-CETN Hummel Hummelbird (PFA 127-13044)
G-CETP Van's RV-9A (PFA 320-14012)
G-CETP
G-CEYM Van's RV-6 (PFA 185A-14595)
G-CEYM
G-CFEX P & M Aviation Quik (8362)
G-CFNO Best Off Skyranger (BMAA/HB/566)
G-CFNO
G-CFRM Best Off Skyranger (BMAA/HB/578)
G-CFRM
G-CJDU LET L-13 (026303)
G-CROL Maule MXT-7-180 (14032C)
G-CUTE Dyn'Aero MCR-01 (PFA 301-13511)
G-DAND Socata TB-10 (72)
G-DDBC/851 Pilatus B4-PC11 (135)
G-DDBC
G-DDSJ/DSJ Grob G.103 (3050)
G-DDSJ
G-DEBT Alpi Aviation Pioneer 300 (PFA 330-14291)
G-DEBT
G-DGOD Robinson R22 (3889)
G-DGOD
G-DINA American Aviation AA-5B (1218)
G-DTOY Ikarus Comco C-42 (0309-6570)
G-EGBS Van's RV-9A (PFA 320-14234)
G-EKIM Alpi Aviation Pioneer 300 (PFA 330-14491)
G-ETFF Robinson R44 (1747)
G-ETFF
G-FBRN Piper PA-28-181 (28-8290166)
G-FLUZ/618 Rolladen-Schneider LS-818 (8267)
G-FLUZ
G-GBOB Alpi Aviation Pioneer 300 (PFA 330A-14681)
G-GBOB
G-GEMX P & M Aviation Quik (8344)
G-GYAV Cessna 172N (172-71362)
G-GYMM Piper PA-28R-200 (28R-7135049)
G-GYMM
G-IPEP Beech 95-B55 (TC-2259)
G-IPEP
G-IPSI Grob G.109B (6425)
G-JDRD Alpi Aviation Pioneer 300 (LAA 330A-14953)
G-JFRV Van's RV-7A (PFA 323-13851)
G-LORD Piper PA-34-200T (34-7970347)
G-MOGS Czech Aircraft Works SportCruiser (PFA 338-14728)
G-MROD Van's RV-7A (PFA 323-14432)
G-MROD
G-MTNU Thruster TST Mk.1 (897-TST-035)
G-MTNU
G-MZGD Rans S-6 Coyote (89.095)
G-MZGD
G-ONUN Van's RV-6A (PFA 181-12976)
G-ONUN
G-OPME Piper PA-23-250 (27-4099)
G-PEPS Robinson R44 (0722)
G-PEPS
G-POCO Cessna 152 (152-83956)
G-POCO
G-RAGS Pietenpol Air Camper (PFA 047-11551)
G-REAS Van's RV-6A (PFA 181-12188)
G-RSWW Robinson R22 (1775)
G-RSWW
G-SKNT Aerotek S-2A Special (2048)
G-SKNT
G-TGRA Agusta A-109A (7201)
G-TGRA
G-TGRD Robinson R22 (2712)
G-TGRD
G-TGRE Robinson R22 (0471)
G-TGRE
G-TGRS Robinson R22 (1069)
G-TGRS
G-TGRZ Bell Helicopters 206B-3 (2288)
G-TGRZ
G-TIFG Ikarus C42 FB80 (1009-7119)
G-TIFG
G-TMCB Best Off Skyranger (BMAA/HB/310)
G-TOMX Dyn'Aero MCR-01 (PFA 301-14624)
G-UDGE Thruster T600N (9099-T600N-037)
G-UURO Evektor EV-97 (PFA 315-14480)
G-VALY Socata TB-21 (2081)
G-WARW Piper PA-28-161 (2842037)
G-WARW
G-WARX Piper PA-28-161 (2842038)
G-WARX
G-WILD Pitts S-1T Special (1017)
G-YCUE Agusta A-109A (7149)
G-YCUE
N40AU Mooney M.20TN (31-0038)
N40AU
N4779B Cessna 152 (152-83630 ..fuselage only)
N957T Piper PA-32R-301 (3246176)

Thursday, 23 September 2010

UK - Middle Wallop Museum of Army Flying - 22/09/10

Visited by StuC.

70-15990 Bell AH-1F Cobra (20934)
0-15990
(8378M)/"T9707" Miles M.14A Magister (1995)
T9707
(8381M)/P-5 Hafner Rotachute III (P-5)
P-5
(AE-409)/"656" Bell UH-1H Huey (13205)
AE-409
(BAPC-163)/B-415 AFEE 10/42 Rotabuggy Replica (Unknown)
B415
(BAPC-185)/243809 Waco CG-4A Hadrian (Unknown)
243809
(BAPC-261)/HH268/H General Aircraft Hotspur II Replica (Unknown)
HH268
(BAPC-80)/KJ351 Airspeed Horsa II (Unknown)
KJ351
(BGA285)/G285/E Kirby Kite (247A)
G285
(G-ABOX)/"N5195" Sopwith Pup (Unknown)
(G-AKOW)/TJ569 Auster 5 (1579)
TJ569
(G-APXW)/"XM819" Lancashire Aircraft EP.9 Prospector (43) composite
XM819
(G-ARYD)/WJ358 Auster AOP.6 (Unknown)
WJ358
G-AXKS Westland-Bell 47G-4A (WA.723)
G-AXKS
(N33600)/111989 Cessna L-19A Bird Dog (22303)
111989
TK777 General Aircraft GAL.59 Hamilcar I (Unknown)
TK777
WG432/L de Havilland Canada Chipmunk T.10 (C1/0506)
WG432
WZ721 Auster AOP.9 (B5/10/46)
WZ721
XG502 Bristol Sycamore HR.14 (13247)
XK776 ML Utility Mk.1 (2)
XK776
XL813 Saunders-Roe Skeeter AOP.12 (S2/5098)
XL813
XP821/MCO de Havilland Canada Beaver AL.1 (1484)
XP821
XP822 de Havilland Canada Beaver AL.1 (1486)
XP822
XP847 Westland Scout AH.1 (F.9473)
XP847
XP910 Westland Scout AH.1 (F.9513)
XP910
XR232 Sud Aviation Alouette AH.1 (1503)
XT108/U Agusta-Bell Sioux AH.1 (1571)
XT108
XV127 Westland Scout AH.1 (F.9702)
XV127
XX153 Westland Lynx AH.1 (2/11)
XX153
XZ795 Northrop MQM-36A Shelduck D.1 (Unknown)
XZ795
ZA209 Short MATS-B (Unknown)
ZA209
ZA737 Aerospatiale Gazelle AH.1 (1806)
ZA737
Unknown Airspeed Horsa II (Unknown) forward fuselage only
Horsa II
Unknown Airspeed Horsa II (Unknown) forward/centre fuselage only
Horsa II
Unmarked Westland WR.07 WIDEYE (WR.07-02)
Unmarked Westland WR.06 WISP (WR.06-03)