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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

    Monday, 8 November 2010

    07/11/10 - Palm Springs Air Museum

    RichT visited the Palm Springs Air Museum.

    153851 McDonnell Douglas QF-4S Phantom II (2299)
    153851
    154162 Grumman A-6E Intruder (I-297)
    154162
    154649 Douglas TA-4J Skyhawk (13767)
    154649
    154895 Sikorsky UH-34D (58-1805)
    154895
    160898 Grumman F-14A Tomcat (327)
    160898
    162403 McDonnell Douglas F/A-18A Hornet (0231)
    162403
    163277 GD F-16N Falcon (3M-10)
    163277
    36176 Douglas SBD-5 (4815)
    36176
    67-15574 Bell AH-1G Cobra (20238)
    6715574
    68-16940 Bell GOH-58C Kiowa (40254)
    68-16940
    N114BP Supermarine Spitfire FR.XIVe (6S-648296)
    N114BP
    N151BP North American P-51D Mustang (122-41448)
    N151BP
    N163BP Bell RP-63A Kingcobra (42-68864)
    NX163BP
    N170HF Bell 47G (03687)
    N170HF
    N207F Grumman F7F-3N Tigercat (C154)
    NX207F
    N28118 Piper J.3L-65 Cub (4594)
    N28118
    N31235 Consolidated PBY-5A Catalina (1788)
    N31235
    N3509G Boeing B-17G Fortress (8687-VE)
    4485778
    N47RP Republic P-47D Thunderbolt (399-55744)
    N47201 Grumman FM-2 Wildcat (3268)
    N47201
    N4964W Grumman F6F-5K Hellcat (A-12225)
    NX4964W
    N60154 Douglas C-47B (16007/32755)
    N60154
    N62LH Bell 206L Longranger (45587) ..pleasure flights
    NX62290 Chance Vought FG-1D Corsair (3890)
    NX62290
    N63555 Boeing Stearman (75-8014)
    N6633D Lockheed T-33B Shooting Star (5327)
    NX6633D
    NL700A Grumman F8F Gulfhawk (D1262)
    NL700A
    NL7075C Grumman TBM-3E Avenger (3847)
    NL7075C
    N7171M Grumman C-1A Trader (078)
    N7171M
    N7273C Lockheed PV-2 Harpoon (37211)
    N7273C
    N7613C North American T-6G Texan (168-347)
    93243
    N8163H North American TB-25N Mitchell (108-47501)
    N8163H
    N85JR North American T-6G Texan (168-526)
    N85JR
    N9425Z Douglas A-26C Invader (29000)
    N9425Z
    N95467 Grumman JRF-6 Goose (1161)
    N95467
    N999CD Curtiss TP-40N Warhawk (32824)
    N999CD