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Monday, 15 November 2010

14/11/10 - Las Vegas - Henderson - North Las Vegas - Hoover Dam - Boulder City - Kingman - Ontario - LAX

RichT's log from the journey back to LA

Las Vegas McCarran

98-0051 McDonnell Douglas C-17A Globemaster III (P-051) US Air Force
C-FCRH Dassault Falcon 50 (056) Harvard Oil & Gas Inc
C-GGMP Hawker 900XP (HA-0011) Morningstar Partners Ltd
N10SE Learjet 40 (45-2032) Safety Supply Corp
N332MT Cessna 550 Bravo (550-1105)
N345SH AS.350 Ecureuil (3345) Sundance Helicopters Inc
N350SH AS.350 Ecureuil (2957) Sundance Helicopters Inc
N351NT AS.350 Ecureuil (1026) Heli USA Airways Inc
N351WM AS.350 Ecureuil (2167) Sundance Helicopters Inc
N354HH AS.350 Ecureuil (2774) Heli USA Airways Inc
N361NT AS.350 Ecureuil (2707) Heli USA Airways Inc
N368QS Cessna Citation Sovereign (680-0073) NetJets
N612SH AS.350 Ecureuil (4757) Sundance Helicopters
N62NW Dassault Falcon 900 (157) Next Week LLC
N623RA Beech 1900C (UC-163) Department of the Air Force
N652CV Cessna Citation III (650-0055) Jet Set Aviation LLC
N737JW Boeing 737 (27869) Southwest Airlines
N751H AS.350 Ecureuil (3403) Sundance Helicopters Inc
N770BB Boeing 757 (25220) Yucaipa Companies Inc
N803JL BAE.125-800A (258160) Fleet National Bank
N809MH Eurocopter EC-130 (3927) Maverick Helicopters
N810MH Eurocopter EC-130 (3949) Maverick Helicopters
N817MH Eurocopter EC-130 (4125) Maverick Helicopters
N818MH Eurocopter EC-130 (4131) Maverick Helicopters
N847MH Eurocopter EC-130 (4266) Maverick Helicopters
N849MH Eurocopter EC-130 (4313) Maverick Helicopters
N850CC Rockwell Sabre 65 (465-38) Corporate Aviation LLC
N850MH Eurocopter EC-130 (4327) Mustang Leasing LLC
N851MH Eurocopter EC-130 (4340) Maverick Helicopters
N854MH Eurocopter EC-130 (4433) Maverick Helicopters
N856MH Eurocopter EC-130 (4437) Mustang Leasing LLC
N857MH Eurocopter EC-130 (4457) Maverick Helicopters
N862MH Eurocopter EC-130 (4545) Maverick Helicopters
N863MH Eurocopter EC-130 (4570) Maverick Helicopters
N864MH Eurocopter EC-130 (4616) Maverick Helicopters
N87JK Cessna Citation V (560-0115) Sturgis Air One LLC
N853MH Eurocopter EC-130 (4417) Mustang Leasing LLC
N890PA AS.350 Ecureuil (4554) Papillon Helicopters
N891PA AS.350 Ecureuil (4557) Papillion Grand Canyon Helicopters
N901EH Grumman Gulfstream 3 (333) MH Aviation Inc
N914QS Cessna Citation X (750-0296) NetJets
N970GW Cessna Citation III (650-0019) GCW Aviation LLC
N975BD Beechjet 400 (RK-553) DP64 LLC
N990H Pilatus PC-12 (1195) Oklahoma Aviation LLC
XA-OHS Canadair Challenger 601 (5087) Not Yet Known
XA-ZTH Learjet 31 (31-004) Servs. Espic. Delpac. Jal. SA


N144JT SOCATA TBM700 (144) Hallick Aviation Services LLC
N501KC Dassault Falcon 20 (401) Los Ruisenores SPR
N502CA Beechjet 400 (RK-525) Aerolineas Ejecutivas SA
N525DG Cessna Citationjet 3 (525B0039) Pairadice Air LLC
N544XL Cessna Citation Excel (560-5044)
N557TC Embraer EMB500 Phenom 100 (50000067) E Jet 100 Leasing LLC
N618GH Dassault Falcon 20 (513) Voyager Charters LLC
N622JK Raytheon 390 Premier I (RB-059) JIK Mission Lakes LLC
N643BW Pilatus PC-12 (131) Wiley Equipment Leasing LLC
N674DJ Beechjet 400 (RK-232) Dakot- Jet LLP
N7587D Beech 60 Duke (P-181) Celco Co
N816MH Eurocopter EC-130 (4038) Maverick Helicopters
N82PG Piper PA-42 Cheyenne (42-8001070) Mitch Probasco
N852MH Eurocopter EC-130 (4356) Maverick Helicopters
N858MH Eurocopter EC-130 (4503) Mustang Leasing LLC
N868MH Eurocopter EC-130 (4797) Mustang Helicopters
N916SB Beechjet 400 (RK-014) Jetshares LLC
N99RE Cessan CitationJet CJ3 (525B-0252)
XB-KGD Cessna 210 (n/k)

North Las Vegas

C-FLHV Piper PA-24(24-957)
C-FNTM Cessna Citation V (560-0346) Kreos Aviation Genpar Inc
N117DN Dornier 228 (8117) (Visionair)
N228DA Cessna 208B Caravan (208B2052) DG+AG LLC
N23553 Beech 60 Duke (P-453) Helt Engineering Inc
N260MC Dornier 228 (8121) (Visionair)
N265MC Dornier 228 (8149) (Aviation Ventures Inc Dba), panel change makes reg look like N265A
N269MC Dornier 228 (8135) (Visionair)
N329MX Dornier 228 (3049) Vision Air
N328MX Dornier 228 (3071) Vision Air
N407VA Dornier 228 (8044) (Aviation Ventures Inc Dba)
N470RJ Cessna 425 Corsair (425-0082) Calmair LLC
N530KK Hughes 369 (0174FF) Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Dept
N5553P SOCATA TB-10 Tobago (1305)
N700CJ Cessna Citationjet (525-0027) Brunn Aircraft LLC
N808JS Pilatus PC-12 (1003) To Us Aviation LLC
N905HB Dornier 328JET (3178) (Vision Air)
N911WY Hughes 369 (0144F) Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Dept

Hoover Dam Hacienda Hotel

N20395 Bell 206 Jetranger (03301) Rogers Helicopters Inc

Boulder City

N130GC Eurocopter EC-130 (3562) Papillon Grand Canyon Helicopters
N135PH Eurocopter EC-130 (3695) Papillon Helicopters
N148SA DHC-6 Twin Otter (409) Scenic Airlines
N155VV PAC 750XL (155) Volatile Aero Ventures LLC
N189GC DHC-6 Twin Otter (772) Cortez Fisher LLC
N228SA DHC-6 Twin Otter (253) Monarch Enterprises Inc
N241SA DHC-6 Twin Otter (556) Scenic Airlines
N626 Bell 206 Longranger (51139) US Dept Of The Interior
N694US/51360/WD-94 North American SNJ-4 Texan (88-13627) Warbird Rides LLP
N72GC DHC-6 Twin Otter (264) Monarch Enterprises Inc
N894PA Eurocopter EC-130 (4687) Juliet Inc

Kingman - Army Airfield Museum

C768/N Nieuport 11 Replica (n/k)
N175K Bell 47 (00056)
N2317A Piper PA-22-135 Tri-Pacer (22-717)
N3843H Erco 415-CD Ercoupe (4544)
N8091X Piper PA-28-140 (28-21777)
N8151D Piper PA-22-160 Tri-Pacer (22-5642)
N883DL/I-16 Bauer 1/2 scale Corsair (0015)
Unknown Bede BD-5 (n/k)
Unknown Fokker DR.1 7/8 Scale Replica (n/k)

Kingman Airport

29618 Beech RC-45J (7677) (Specialized Aircraft Maintenance)
71-20576 Bell OH-58C Kiowa (41437) cabin only
EC-HOV McDonnell Douglas MD-82 (49416) (GECAS)
EC-JRR McDonnell Douglas MD-87 (49612) (Allegiant Air)
EC-JTK McDonnell Douglas MD-87 (53348) (Allegiant Air)
EC-KAZ McDonnell Douglas MD-87 (49614) (Allegaint Air)
EC-KET McDonnell Douglas MD-87 (49608) (Allegiant Air)
N103CF Agusta A119 Koala (14021) Tri-State Care Flight LLC
N108GS Beech 50 Twin Bonanza (DH-250) Edmond C Smith
N12519 Embraer EMB135 (145366) (Continental Express)
N14505 Embraer EMB135 (145192) (Continental Express)
N14508 Embraer EMB135 (145220) (Continental Express)
N14514 Embraer EMB135 (145303) (Continental Express)
N14516 Embraer EMB135 (145323) (Continental Express)
N14522 Embraer EMB135 (145383) (Continental Express)
N15509 Embraer EMB135 (145238) (Continental Express)
N16501 Embraer EMB135 (145145) (Continental Express)
N16502 Embraer EMB135 (145166) (Continental Express)
N16510 Embraer EMB135 (145251) (Continental Express)
N16511 Embraer EMB135 (145267) (Continental Express)
N16520 Embraer EMB135 (145372) (Continental Express)
N16525 Embraer EMB135 (145403) (Continental Express)
N17507 Embraer EMB135 (145215) (Continental Express)
N17513 Embraer EMB135 (145292) (Continental Express)
N17521 Embraer EMB135 (145378) (Continental Express)
N17524 Embraer EMB135 (145399) (Continental Express)
N19503 Embraer EMB135 (145176) (Continental Express)
N219AE Saab 340 (219) (American Eagle Airlines)
N236AE Saab 340 (236) (American Eagle Airlines)
N238AE Saab 340 (238) (American Eagle Airlines)
N240DS Saab 340 (240) (American Eagle Airlines)
N24517 Embraer EMB135 (145332) (Continental Express)
N253AE Saab 340 (253) (American Eagle Airlines)
N25504 Embraer EMB135 (145186) (Continental Express)
N263AE Saab 340 (263) (American Eagle Airlines)
N264V Canadair CL-215 (1090) AFI Leasing Inc
N266AE Saab 340 (266) (American Eagle Airlines)
N267V Canadair CL-215 (1103) AFI Leasing Inc
N27506 Embraer EMB135 (145206) (Continental Express)
N27512 Embraer EMB135 (145274) (Continental Express)
N27523 Embraer EMB135 (145389) (Continental Express)
N2775B Aero Commander 560 (275) Riverside Industrial Builders Inc
N28518 Embraer EMB135 (145334) (Continental Express)
N286AE Saab 340 (286) (American Eagle Airlines)
N289GR Aero Commander 500 (795-76) Gary R Rucker
N29515 Embraer EMB135 (145309) (Continental Express)
N298AE Saab 340 (298) (American Eagle Airlines)
N304AE Saab 340 (304) (American Eagle Airlines)
N307AE Saab 340 (307) (American Eagle Airlines)
N313AE Saab 340 (313) (American Eagle Airlines)
N317AE Saab 340 (317) (American Eagle Airlines)
N320AE Saab 340 (320) (American Eagle Airlines)
N323AE Saab 340 (323) (American Eagle Airlines)
N324AE Saab 340 (324) (American Eagle Airlines)
N329AE Saab 340 (329) (American Eagle Airlines)
N340RC Saab 340 (340) American Eagle Airlines
N362DH Airbus A300 (084) (DHL Network Operations (USA) Inc)
N363DH Airbus A300 (085) (DHL Express (USA) Inc)
N364DH Airbus A300 (141) (DHL Worldwide Express)
N365DH Airbus A300 (149) (DHL Worldwide Express)
N366DH Airbus A300 (249) (ASTAR Air Cargo)
N367DH Airbus A300 (265) (DHL Worldwide Express)
N396CF Grumman Gulfstream 2 (096) Gulf Island Aviation LLC
N408GA Bell 407 (53392) Air Methods Corp / Guardian Air
N421MA Swearingen SA227AC Metro (AC-634) Ameriflight
N421NV McDonnell Douglas MD-82 (53275) (For Allegiant Air)
N422NV McDonnell Douglas MD-82 (49381) (For Allegiant Air)
N423NV McDonnell Douglas MD-82 (53008) (For Allegiant Air)
N424JS Dornier 328 (3033) (ADA USA Inc)
N425NV McDonnell Douglas MD-82 (49438) (For Allegiant Air)
N427NV McDonnell Douglas MD-82 (49436) (For Allegiant Air)
N428NV McDonnell Douglas MD-82 (49420) (For Allegiant Air)
N4356D Beech 50 Twin Bonanza (DH-119) Charles B Sherrill Jr
N503PT McDonnell Douglas MD-81 (49281) (Allegiant Air)
N504PT McDonnell Douglas MD-81 (53302) (Allegiant Air)
N506PT McDonnell Douglas MD-81 (49280) (Allegiant Air)
N507PT McDonnell Douglas MD-81 (49463) (Allegiant Air)
N509PT McDonnell Douglas MD-81 (49462) (Allegiant Air)
N519PT McDonnell Douglas MD-81 (49282) (For Allegiant Air)
N521PT McDonnell Douglas MD-81 (49283) (For Allegiant Air)
N522PT McDonnell Douglas MD-81 (49821) (For Allegiant Air)
N524PT McDonnell Douglas MD-81 (49820) (Allegiant Air)
N546S Fairchild C-123K Provider (20064) Skymaster Aviation
N609AW BAE 146 (E2070) Air Wisconsin / United Express
N700LE Embraer EMB135 (145156) (American Eagle Airlines)
N701MH Embraer EMB135 (145162) (American Eagle Airlines)
N702AE Embraer EMB135 (145164) (American Eagle Airlines)
N702DH Boeing 727 (19793) (ASTAR Air Cargo)
N703MR Embraer EMB135 (145173) (American Eagle Airlines)
N704PG Embraer EMB135 (145174) (American Eagle Airlines)
N705AE Embraer EMB135 (145184) (American Eagle Airlines)
N706RG Embraer EMB135 (145194) (American Eagle Airlines)
N707EB Embraer EMB135 (145195) (American Eagle Airlines)
N708AE Embraer EMB135 (145205) (American Eagle Airlines)
N709GB Embraer EMB135 (145211) (American Eagle Airlines)
N710TB Embraer EMB135 (145224) (American Eagle Airlines)
N715AE Embraer EMB135 (145262) (American Eagle Airlines)
N718AE Embraer EMB135 (145275) (American Eagle Airlines)
N724DH Boeing 727 (19862) (Air Trading International LLC)
N726AE Embraer EMB135 (145314) (American Eagle Airlines)
N727AE Embraer EMB135 (145326) (American Eagle Airlines)
N727DH Boeing 727 (20204) (Air Trading International LLC)
N729AE Embraer EMB135 (145343) (American Eagle Airlines)
N731BE Embraer EMB135 (145356) (American Eagle Airlines)
N742DH Boeing 727 (21290) (ASTAR Air Cargo)
N747DH Boeing 727 (22253) (ASTAR Air Cargo)
N748DH Boeing 727 (22440) (ASTAR Air Cargo)
N749DH Boeing 727 (22013) (ASTAR Air Cargo)
N751DH Boeing 727 (22982) (ASTAR Air Cargo)
N752DH Boeing 727 (22466) (ASTAR Air Cargo)
N753DH Boeing 727 (22468) (ASTAR Air Cargo)
N754DH Boeing 727 (22008) (ASTAR Air Cargo)
N760AT Boeing 727 (21954) (ASTAR Air Cargo)
N770AT Boeing 727 (21953) (ASTAR Air Cargo)
N782DH Boeing 727 (21998) (ASTAR Air Cargo)
N783DH Boeing 727 (21999) (ASTAR Air Cargo)
N784DH Boeing 727 (22001) (ASTAR Air Cargo)
N785AT Boeing 727 (21691) (ASTAR Air Cargo)
N786AT Boeing 727 (21692) (ASTAR Air Cargo)
N788AT Boeing 727 (21958) (ASTAR Air Cargo)
N793DH Boeing 727 (21393) (ASTAR Air Cargo)
N90203 Douglas C-54G (35934) (Hawkins & Powers Aviation Inc)
N902AE Saab 340 (269) (American Eagle Airlines)
N904AE Saab 340 (314) (American Eagle Airlines)
N950PT Boeing 757 (23983) (Allegiant Air)
and some inquisitive cows eying up dinner


unknown Beech Queenair (n/k)


94-0261 Swearingen RC-26B Metro (DC-859B) US Air Force
C-FAPK IAI Westwind (216) AFD Petroleum Ltd
N136WE Learjet 35 (35A-201) Air 1 Inc
N1J Raytheon 390 Premier I (RB-390)
N213BA Grumman Gulfstream 3 (453) Marquez Aviation LLC
N217CM Beech King Air 200 (BB-0621) Eze Trucking Inc
N269RC Cessna Citation I (500-0078) Starwood Management LLC
N272UP Douglas MD-11 (48571) UPS
N285UP Douglas MD-11 (48457) UPS
N304UP Boeing 767 (27242) UPS
N30MP Boeing 727 (18998) MP Aviation LLC
N311UP Boeing 767 (27741) UPS
N327UP Boeing 767 (27753) UPS
N331UP Boeing 767 (27757) UPS
N33L Cessna Citation VII (650-7118) KGC Aviation LLC
N356SR BAE.125-700A (257170) Schumacher Aircraft LLC
N362FE Douglas DC-10 (48261) FedEx Express
N36866 Raytheon 390 Premier I (RB-166) N36866 LLC
N3725L Raytheon 390 Premier I (RB-155) N940P LLC
N411FE Airbus A310 (359) FedEx Express
N451FE Airbus A310 (303) FedEx Express
N479CA Canadair Regional Jet (7675) United Express
N509JA Eclipse Aviation 500 (000084) Jet-Alliance #84 LLC
N537XJ Canadair Challenger 300 (20213) XoJet Inc
N53GH BAE.125-700A (257164) G Howard Associates Inc
N581MB Grumman Gulfstream 2 (109) Marquez Brothers Aviation LLC
N611FX Learjet 40 (45-2037) FlexJets
N705SG Cessna Citation Excel (560-5142) Union of Operating Engineers
N777RN Hawker Siddeley 125-1A (25027)
N80HX Hawker 800XP (258609)
N823QS Cessna Citation Encore (560-0794) NetJets
N860PM Grumman Gulfstream 2 (224) DK International LLC
N900AD BAE.125-400A (25275) Aero Network Of French Valling Inc

Los Angeles

9V-SGC Airbus A340 (478) Singapore Airlines
B-18718 Boeing 747 (30770) China Airlines
C-FHNL Embraer EMB190 (19000070) Air Canada
C-GHGC Canadair Challenger 601 (5019) Execaire
D-AIHZ Airbus A340 (1005) Lufthansa
F-GSPB Boeing 777 (29003) Air France
G-CFBP BAE.125-700A (257105) Interflight
HL7484 Boeing 747 (26392) Korean Air
LX-ZCV Boeing 747 (24801) Cargolux
N162W BAC 1-11 (087) Northrop Grumman - ESSS Flight
N116SS Beechjet 400 (RK-111) Pacific Challenger Aircraft Services LLC
N14121 Boeing 757 (27563) Continental Airlines
N183AN Boeing 757 (29593) American Airlines
N312P Dassault Falcon 7X (072) Pritzker Organization LLC
N33D Dassault Falcon 2000 (224) Dow Chemical Co
N37434 Boeing 737NG (33528) Continental Airlines
N401WT IAI Astra Jet (068) Joan T Waitt, Trustee
N468QS Gulfstream 450 (4146) NetJets
N521FE Douglas MD-11 (48478) FedEx Express
N538UW Airbus A321 (4050) US Airways
N582HA Boeing 767 (28139) Hawaiian Airlines
N583NW Boeing 757 (32983) Delta
N584FE Douglas MD-11 (48436) FedEx Express
N598FE Douglas MD-11 (48597) FedEx Express
N606FE Douglas MD-11 (48602) FedEx Express
N624JB Airbus A320 (2520) JetBlue Airways
N673BF Boeing 767 (23402) Polaris Aviation Solutions
N681LF Cessna Citation Sovereign (680-0151) International Lease Finance Corp
N722FD Airbus A300 (479) FedEx Express
N750RA Grumman Gulfstream 2 (117) Starwood Management LLC
N766JB Airbus A320 (3724) JetBlue Airways
N858NN Boeing 737NG (30904) American Airlines
N87513 Boeing 737NG (31621) Continental Airlines
N90R Boeing 737NG (32775) Swiflite Aircraft Co
N931QS Cessna Citation X (750-0064) NetJets
N943FR Airbus A319 (2518) Frontier Airlines
N975QS Cessna Citation X (750-0175) NetJets
N980AN Boeing 737NG (33203) American Airlines