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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

    Saturday, 27 November 2010

    26/11/10 - Aerospace Museum of California

    RichT visited the Aerospace Museum of California at Sacramento/McClellan Park.

    0201 Mikoyan MIG-21F-13 (460201)
    0201
    132463/EC Douglas A-1E Skyraider (9480)
    132463
    138327 North American T-28B Trojan (200-398)
    138327
    141309/"53-552" Lockheed EC-121K Constellation (4433)
    141309
    148503/2 Douglas A-4C Skyhawk (12696)
    148503
    163897/210 Grumman F-14D Tomcat (607)
    163897
    22114 Fairchild C-119G Boxcar (10825)
    42-68835/CU-W Douglas C-53D (11762)
    42-68835
    45-8704 Lockheed F-80B Shooting Star (080-1918)
    45-8704
    4721 Lim-5P (MiG-17) (1D-0637)
    4721
    51-13082 North American F-86E Sabre (176-13)
    51-13082
    51-15124/TA-124 North American T-6G Texan (182-811)
    51-15124
    51-1772/FS-772 Republic F-84F Thunderstreak (51-1772)
    51-1772
    51-2968/FU-968 North American F-86L Sabre (177-25)
    51-2968
    51-7209 Grumman HU-16E Albatross (282)
    51-7209
    51291 Beech UC-45J (5618)
    51291
    53-5205 Lockheed T-33A Shooting Star (580-8544)
    53-5205
    54-2822 Convair VC-131D (232)
    54-2822
    56-3288/FW-288 North American F-100D Super Sabre (235-386)
    56-3288
    57-0427 McDonnell F-101B Voodoo (605)
    57-0427
    57-1303/FG-303 Lockheed F-104B Starfighter (283-5015)
    57-1303
    59-0010 Convair F-106A Delta Dart (8-24-139)
    59-0010
    61-0660 North American CT-39A Sabreliner (265-63)
    61-0660
    62-4301/ZA Republic F-105D Thunderchief (D500)
    62-4301
    64-0706 McDonnell F-4C Phantom II (0957)
    64-0706
    65-5690 Sikorsky HH-3E Jolly Green Giant (61-541)
    65-5690
    67-0159 General Dynamics FB-111A (B1-001)
    67-0159
    70-0998/PR LTV A-7D Corsair II (D-144)
    70-0998
    76-0540/NO Fairchild A-10A Thunderbolt II (087)
    76-0540
    83234/N46387 Fairchild PT-19D Cornell (T43-5281) ..parts from 42-83224
    82334
    N12332 Travel Air B-14-B (2010)
    NC12332
    N412DF/78 Grumman US-2A Tracker (222)
    N412DF
    N52390 Cessna UC-76 Bobcat (4834)
    N52390
    N55FJ Dassault Falcon 10 (074)
    N55FJ
    N68830 Boeing Stearman (75-5667)
    N68830
    unmarked Northrop MQM-36A Shelduck (n/k)
    SHELDUCK