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With luck we are intending to visit the following in 2018:
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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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Thursday, 23 September 2010

22/09/10 - Boscombe Down - Middle Wallop - Thruxton

StuC had a Middle Wallop visit with thanks to Norman the organiser.

Boscombe Down - 09:30-10:30

G-BYUH Grob G.115E Tutor (82093) Southampton UAS
G-BYWW Grob G.115E Tutor (82157) Southampton UAS
G-BYXJ Grob G.115E Tutor (82170) Southampton UAS
XX154 British Aerospace Hawk T.1 (312001) QinetiQ
XX162 British Aerospace Hawk T.1 (312009) QinetiQ/RAFCAM
ZF510 Short Tucano T.1 (T125) ETPS
ZF511 Short Tucano T.1 (T126) ETPS

Middle Wallop - 11:00-15:30

G-BFZV Reims-Cessna F.172M (1093)
G-BNYM/35 Cessna 172N (172-73854)
G-BYUL Grob G.115E Tutor (82097) 674 Sqn
G-BYUL
G-BYVA Grob G.115E Tutor (82111) 674 Sqn
G-BYVA
G-BYVU Grob G.115E Tutor (82130) 674 Sqn
G-BYVY Grob G.115E Tutor (82134) 674 Sqn
G-BYXF Grob G.115E Tutor (82166) 674 Sqn
G-BYXF
G-SKCI Rutan Vari Eze (PFA 074-12081) in hangar 1
TW536/TS-V Auster AOP.6 (1925) AACHF
WD325/N de Havilland Canada Chipmunk T.10 (C1/0263) AACHF
WZ724 Auster AOP.9 (B5/10/50) Gate Guard
XL812 Saunders-Roe Skeeter AOP.12 (S2/5097) AACHF
XP820 de Havilland Canada Beaver AL.1 (1483) AACHF
XP884 Westland Scout AH.1 (F.9485) AACHF stored
XR244 Auster AOP.9 (B5/10/181) AACHF
XR379 Sud Aviation Alouette AH.1 (1583) AACHF
XT131 Agusta-Bell Sioux AH.1 (1540) AACHF
XT151 Westland-Bell Sioux AH.1 (WA.310) AACHF stored
XT626/Q Westland Scout AH.1 (F.9632) AACHF
XT638/N Westland Scout AH.1 (F.9644) Gate Guard
XT827/"XT123"/D Westland-Bell Sioux AH.1 (WA.589) Gate Guard
XW847 Aerospatiale Gazelle AH.1 (1011) flightline
XW849/G Aerospatiale Gazelle AH.1 (1016) GDSH
XX381 Aerospatiale Gazelle AH.1 (1269) GDSH
XX392 Aerospatiale Gazelle AH.1 (1302) Preserved at HQ
XZ176/X Westland Lynx AH.7 (037) 671 Sqn
XZ181 Westland Lynx AH.1 (056) Dump
XZ196/T Westland Lynx AH.7 (098) 671 Sqn
XZ205 Westland Lynx AH.7 (110) GDSH, outside
XZ220 Westland Lynx AH.7 (146) GDSH
XZ313 Aerospatiale Gazelle AH.1 (1582) GDSH, outside, cabin only
(XZ327) Aerospatiale Gazelle AH.1 (1645) Recruiting Aid
XZ645 Westland Lynx AH.7 (180) 671 Sqn
XZ669 Westland Lynx AH.7 (230) 671 Sqn
XZ675/H Westland Lynx AH.7 (240) GDSH
XZ676/N Westland Lynx AH.7 (241) GDSH
ZA766 Aerospatiale Gazelle AH.1 (1808) GDSH
ZB683 Aerospatiale Gazelle AH.1 (1990) GDSH
(ZB686) ? Aerospatiale Gazelle AH.1 (1995) Recruiting Aid, cab only
ZB691/S Aerospatiale Gazelle AH.1 (2006) 671 Sqn
ZB692/Y/C Aerospatiale Gazelle AH.1 (2007) 671 Sqn
ZD277/U Westland Lynx AH.7 (290) 671 Sqn
ZJ166 AgustaWestland Apache AH.1 (WAH01) 673 Sqn
ZJ168 AgustaWestland Apache AH.1 (WAH03) 673 Sqn, departed AM
ZJ170 AgustaWestland Apache AH.1 (WAH05) 673 Sqn
ZJ192 AgustaWestland Apache AH.1 (WAH27) 673 Sqn
ZJ194 AgustaWestland Apache AH.1 (WAH29) 673 Sqn
ZJ206 AgustaWestland Apache AH.1 (WAH40) 673 Sqn
ZJ210 AgustaWestland Apache AH.1 (WAH44) 673 Sqn
ZJ211 AgustaWestland Apache AH.1 (WAH45) 673 Sqn, departed AM
ZJ212 AgustaWestland Apache AH.1 (WAH46) 673 Sqn
ZJ215 AgustaWestland Apache AH.1 (WAH49) 673 Sqn
ZJ221 AgustaWestland Apache AH.1 (WAH55) 673 Sqn
ZJ223 AgustaWestland Apache AH.1 (WAH57) 673 Sqn
ZJ244/44 Eurocopter Squirrel HT.2 (3026) 670 Sqn DHFS
ZJ245/45 Eurocopter Squirrel HT.2 (3028) 670 Sqn DHFS
ZJ246/46 Eurocopter Squirrel HT.2 (3031) 670 Sqn DHFS
ZJ248/48 Eurocopter Squirrel HT.2 (3037) 670 Sqn DHFS
ZJ252/52 Eurocopter Squirrel HT.2 (3049) 670 Sqn DHFS
ZJ253/53 Eurocopter Squirrel HT.2 (3052) 670 Sqn DHFS
ZJ254/54 Eurocopter Squirrel HT.2 (3055) 670 Sqn DHFS
ZK206 Bell Helicopters 212 AH.1 (30918) 671 Sqn

Army Air Corps Museum

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

Thruxton - 16:00-16:30

D-EGHW Bolkow Bo.209 150FV (170)
G-AZTA Bolkow Bo.209 150FF (190)
G-BAAI Socata MS.893A (10705)
G-BBDM American Aviation AA-5 (0407)
G-BFIB Piper PA-31-310 (31-684)
G-BGZJ Piper PA-38-112 (38-79A0999) fuselage on dump
G-BHXK Piper PA-28-140 (28-21106)
G-BILK Reims-Cessna FA.152 (0372) fuselage on dump
G-BOPO Edgley OA.7 Optica (021)
G-BOTP Cessna 150J (150-70736)
G-BTFT Beech 58 (TH-979)
(G-BXSL/XW799) Westland Scout AH.1 (F.9762) wreck on dump
G-BZRS Eurocopter EC135T2+ (0166) Hampshire Air Ambulance
G-BZRS
G-CDEF Piper PA-28-161 (2841341)
G-CFTZ Evektor EV-97 (LAA 315-14857)
G-DDGJ American Champion 8KCAB (1049-2007)
G-JAJB American Aviation AA-5A (0590)
G-MELT Reims-Cessna F.172H (0580)
G-OKEY Robinson R22 (2004)
G-SIGN Piper PA-39-160 (39-8)
G-TICH Taylor JT.2 Titch (PFA 3213)
N2299L Beech F33A (CE-677)
N4422P Piper PA-23-160 (23-1936)
N666GA American Aviation AA-5B (1136)
N6920B Piper PA-34-220T (34-8533025)
(G-BGKP) MBB Bo.105S (S.212) Hants & IoW Air Ambulance fund raiser
Bo.105