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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 2018:
    Oshkosh/Florida, Finnish AF show, Sliac show, RIAT, Farnborough Airshow, Bastille Day Flypast, Belgian AF show

    Header Picture: MRTT041 Airbus A330-243MRTT Phenix (1735) in the Paris Bastille Day Flypast on 14/07/18

    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:
    18th Jan - Logs and 23 pics added for a January German trip
    22-25 Jan - Log and 182 pics for Zurich 01/18 added
    27th Jan - 41 more pics added to Zurich 21/10/17
    28th Jan - Logs and 155 pics added for Zurich WEF 26-27/01/18
    29th Jan - Log and 62 pics added for Chateau d'Oex Balloon Festival 28/01/18
    1st Feb - Log and pics added for South Korea's Gangneung Unification Park, 31 pics added to Zurich 27th Jan
    2nd Feb - Logs added for Zurich WEF 22-25/01/18, pics to follow
    11th Feb - 103 pics added for Longleat Balloon Safari 16/09/17
    27th Feb - 48 pics added to WEF Zurich 23/01/18
    04th Mar - 67 pics added to WEF Zurich 24/01/18
    08th Mar - 113 pics added to Tokyo-Haneda 26/05/17
    12th Mar - 81 pics added to WEF Zurich 25/01/18
    14th Mar - Logs & 69 pics added for Cheltenham HP & Gloucester 14/03/18
    26th Mar - Logs added for Aeroprints European Capitals Tour 17-24/03/18
    30th Mar - 125 pics added to Aeroprints European Capitals Tour 17-24/03/18
    31st Mar - 321 pics added to Japan 2017
    8th April - Logs and pics added for 03-04/04/18 - Zurich-Dubendorf-Stans-Alpnach-Emmen
    11th April - 75 pics added to Geneva 24/05/16
    22nd April - Logs added for Aero Expo Friedrichshafen tour
    7th May - Logs added for Istanbul & Antalya trip
    8th May - Logs added for Popham Microlight Fair
    9th May - Log added for BBML Inflation Day
    10th May - Log added for Verona 09/05 and log & pics added for Eurasia Airshow at Antalya 28/04 and Istanbul-Yesilkoy Museum 02/05/18
    31st May - Log added for EBACE Geneva
    1st-8th June - Logs added for Spain/Portugal tour
    22nd June - Logs added for Finland tour 14-17/06
    23rd June - Logs/pics added for Belarus tour 18-22/05
    24th June - Logs/pics added for Russia tour 16-23/04, log added for Old Warden Gyro Fly-in 09/06 and Charity Fly-in 23/06, pics added to BBML Inflation Day 28/04, log and pics added for Aero/Heli Expo Booker 15/06
    1st July - 110 pics added to Finland 14-15/06
    5th July - Logs added for French trip 27/06-01/07 inc Nancy Show. Logs started for Cyprus
    6th July - Logs added to Museum bar for 2018 visits to Finland, Russia and Belarus
    7th July - Log added for Yeovilton Air Day. Pics added to Luxembourg 28/07.
    18-19th July - Logs added for RIAT Fairford 13/07, Bastille Day Flypast 14/07, Flying Legends Duxford 15/07 and Farnborough Air Show 16/07

    Thursday, 14 October 2010

    12/10/10 - Manchester

    Colin Cole had a few hours spotting at Manchester, thanks Colin.

    5A-LAB Canadair Regional Jet 900ER (15121) Libyan Airlines
    5B-DBC Airbus A320-231 (295) Cyprus Airlines
    9V-SWJ Boeing 777-312/ER (34575/623) Singapore Airlines
    A6-EDG Airbus A380-861 (23) Emirates
    AP-BGZ Boeing 777-240/LR (33782/519) Pakistan International Airlines
    B-HKH Boeing 747-412(BCF) (24227/831) Cathay Pacific Airways Cargo
    D-ACHE Canadair Regional Jet 200LR (7407) Lufthansa Regional
    D-AGWP Airbus A319-132 (4227) Germanwings
    D-AIBA Airbus A319-112 (4141) Lufthansa
    D-AILL Airbus A319-114 (689) Lufthansa
    EI-CVC Airbus A320-214 (1443) Aer Lingus
    EI-REH Aerospatiale ATR-72-202 (260) Aer Arann
    G-AWZK Hawker Siddeley HS-121 Trident 3B (2312) Aviation Park/British Euorpean Airways
    G-BOAC Aerospatiale British Aerospace Concorde 102 (100-004) Aviation Park/British Airways
    G-CELU Boeing 737-377 (23657/1280) Jet2
    G-DBCK Airbus A319-131 (3049) British Midland International
    G-DMCA Douglas DC-10-30 (48266/348) Aviation Park/Monarch Airlines (Forward Section Only)
    G-DOCH Boeing 737-436 (25428/2185) British Airways
    G-DOSC Diamond DA-42 Twin Star (42M.001)
    G-ECOO De Havilland DHC-8-402Q (4237) Flybe
    G-EDCL Cessna 525A CitationJet CJ-2 (525-0083)
    G-EUUN Airbus A320-232 (1910) British Airways
    G-EUXJ Airbus A321-231 (3081) British Airways
    G-EUYD Airbus A320-232 (3726) British Airways
    G-EZFG Airbus A319-11 (3845) EasyJet
    G-EZTX Airbus A320-214 (4286) EasyJet
    G-FBEE Embraer ERJ-190-200LR (19000093) Flybe
    G-JECH De Havilland DHC-8-402Q (4103) Flybe
    G-JECM De Havilland DHC-8-402Q (4118) Flybe
    G-JEDL De Havilland DHC-8-402Q (4067) Flybe
    G-JEDN De Havilland DHC-8-402Q (4078) Flybe
    G-JEDO De Havilland DHC-8-402Q (4079) Flybe
    G-JEDT De Havilland DHC-8-402Q (4088) Flybe
    G-JEDU De Havilland DHC-8-402Q (4089) Flybe
    G-MONS Airbus A330-203 (556) Monarch Airlines
    G-OBYF Boeing 767-304/ER (28208/705) Thomson Airways
    G-OMYT Airbus A330-243 (301) Thomas Cook Airlines
    G-RJXC Embraer ERJ-145EP (14500153) British Midland Regional
    G-RJXH Embraer ERJ-145EP (14500442) British Midland Regional
    G-RWGW Learjet 45 (45-213)
    G-SPUR Cessna 550 Citation II (550-0714)
    G-TCCB Boeing 767-31K/ERW (28865/657) Thomas Cook Airlines
    G-TOYD Boeing 737-3Q8 (26307/2664) bmi baby
    G-TOYM Boeing 737-36Q (29141/3035) bmi baby
    G-VGAL Boeing 747-443 (32337/1272) Virgin Atlantic Airways
    G-VUEA Cessna 550 Citation II (550-0671)
    HB-IJK Airbus A320-214 (596) Swiss International Airlines
    LN-RPG Boeing 737-683 (28310/255) Scandinavian Airlines - SAS
    M-OPAL Pilatus PC12/47E (1179)
    N178DZ Boeing 767-332/ER (30596/795) Delta Airlines
    N199AN Boeing 757-223/W (32393/991) American Airlines
    N285AY Airbus A330-243 (1100) US Airways
    N538US Boeing 757-251/W (26485/699) Delta Airlines
    OH-LKO Embraer ERJ-190-100LR (19000267) Finnair
    OO-DJO Bae Systems RJ-85 (E2279) Brussels Airlines
    OY-KBP Airbus A319-132 (2888) Scandinavian Airlines - SAS
    PH-BXD Boeing 737-8K2/W (29134/355) KLM Royal Dutch Airlines
    TF-FIN Boeing 757-208/W (28989/780) Icelandic Airlines
    VQ-BAM Bombardier Global Express (9139)
    XV231 Hawker Siddeley Nimrod MR.2 (8006) Aviation Park/Royal Air Force