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With luck we are intending to visit the following in 2018:
Friedrichshafen Expo, Spain/Portugal, Oshkosh/Florida

Header Picture: McDonnell-Douglas QF-4E Phantom IIs 73-1167 & 74-1638 of USAF/53rdWEG at Oshkosh 2016

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Sunday, 2 January 2011

02/01/11 - Lasham - Farnborough - Blackbushe - Luton - Denham - Heathrow

RichT & StuC had a day out.

5N-BLG Boeing 737-522 (25387) Withdrawn from use
5N-BLH Boeing 737-522 (25383) Withdrawn from use
G-GFFE Boeing 737-528 (27424) Withdrawn from use
LN-KKP Boeing 737-3M8 (25040) Norwegian Air Shuttle
LY-SKR Boeing 757-23N (30233) Aurela
N426HZ Boeing 737-7EE (34263) Stored
N524AU Boeing 737-3B7 (23859) Withdrawn from use
VP-BAA Boeing 727-51 (19123) Corporate
VP-CMO Boeing 727-212 (21948) MK Airlines
XT-BFA Boeing 727-282 (22430) Burkina Faso Government
YA-PIB Boeing 737-4Y0 (26077) Pamir Airways
YA-PIE Boeing 737-4Y0 (26086) Pamir Airways

Farnborough - 08:00

CS-DFP Cessna 560 (560-5315) NetJets Europe
CS-DHJ Cessna 550 (550-1082) NetJets Europe
CS-DNR Dassault Falcon 2000 (120) NetJets Europe
CS-DRF Hawker 800XPi (258730) NetJets Europe
CS-DRZ Hawker 800XPi (258847) NetJets Europe
CS-DUC Hawker-Siddeley 125-750 (HB-6) NetJets Europe
CS-DXY Cessna 560 (560-5791) NetJets Europe
G-CIEL Cessna 560 (560-5247) London Executive Aviation
G-FBLK Cessna 510 (510-0027) Blink
G-FRYL Raytheon 390 (RB-97) Gregg Air
G-GMAB Hawker-Siddeley 125-1000A (259034)
G-HPPY Learjet 40 (45-2102) TAG Aviation (UK)
G-IMAC Bombardier 601 (3065) GAMA Aviation
G-LEAI Cessna 510 (510-0052) London Executive Aviation
G-MPMP Bombardier 604 (5528)
G-PREI Raytheon 390 (RB-60)
G-RSXL Cessna 560 (560-5699)
G-VECT Cessna 560 (560-5161) Bookajet
G-WTOR Dassault Falcon 900EX EASy (211)
G-ZXZX Learjet 45 (45-005) GAMA Aviation
M48-02 Bombardier Global Express (9096) Royal Malaysian Air Force
M-ONEM Gulfstream G550 (5210)
N666NF Hawker-Siddeley 125-750 (HB-27)
OE-GNW Cessna 560 (560-5339) Jet Alliance
OE-IKM Bombardier Global Express (9112)
VP-CEB Bombardier Global Express (9083)


D-EWAT Rockwell Commander 114B (14564)
G-ARLB Piper PA-24-250 (24-2352)
G-ARYI Cessna 172C (172-49260)
G-ATEF Cessna 150E (150-61378)
G-ATXD Piper PA-30-160 (30-1166)
G-AVSF Piper PA-28-180 (28-4197)
G-BBPX Piper PA-34-200 (34-7250262)
G-BBRC Fuji FA-200-180 (235)
G-BDFW Rockwell Commander 112A (308)
G-BERI Rockwell Commander 114 (14234)
G-BFIV Reims-Cessna F.177RG (0161)
G-BICW Piper PA-28-161 (28-7916309)
G-BLTK Rockwell Commander 112TC-A (13106)
G-BLXA Socata TB-20 (284)
G-BMWR Rockwell Commander 112A (365)
G-BOJI Piper PA-28RT-201 (28R-7918221)
G-BOWY Piper PA-28RT-201T (28R-8131114)
G-BPTI Socata TB-20 (414)
G-BZEA Cessna A.152 (A152-0824)
G-CBEK Scottish Aviation Bulldog T.1 (349)
G-CBGC Socata TB-10 (1584)
G-CBME Reims-Cessna F.172M (1060)
G-CBWD Piper PA-28-161 (2842160) Cabair Group
G-CCHT Cessna 152 (152-85176)
G-CDTX Reims-Cessna F.152 (1662)
G-CEEN Piper PA-28-161 (2841293) Cabair Group
G-CLAC Piper PA-28-161 (28-8116241)
G-DEVS Piper PA-28-180 (28-830)
G-ENTT Reims-Cessna F.152 (1750)
G-ESSL Cessna 182R (182-67947) Euro Seaplane Services
G-FNPT Piper PA-28-161 (2842163) Cabair Group
G-HILS Reims-Cessna F.172H (0522)
G-JJAN Piper PA-28-181 (2890007)
G-NLEE Cessna 182Q (182-65934)
G-NODE American Aviation AA-5B (1182)
G-OBIL Robinson R22 (0792)
G-OMUM Rockwell Commander 114 (14067)
G-RUBB American Aviation AA-5B (0928)
G-RVSH Van's RV-6A (PFA 181A-13026)
G-WAVI Robin HR.200-120B (346) Cabair Group
G-WAVN Robin HR.200-120B (344) Cabair Group
G-WILT Ikarus Comco C-42 (0506-6687)
N147CD Cirrus Design SR-20 (1043)
N147LK Cirrus Design SR-22 (1687)
N38273 Piper PA-28R-201 (28R-7737086)
N5839P Piper PA-24-180 (24-920)
N67DP Cirrus Design SR-22 (2933)


4X-EAP Boeing 767-3Y0ER (24953) El Al-Israel Airlines
CS-DHH Cessna 550 (550-1043) NetJets Europe
EI-OZE Airbus A300B4-203F (152) DHL Worldwide Courier Express
G-BIKC Boeing 757-236F (22174) DHL Worldwide Courier Express
G-BYAI Boeing 757-204 (26967) Allegiant Air
G-CDLT Hawker 800XP (258710)
G-CJCC Cessna 680 (680-0189) Eurojet Aviation
G-EZIG Airbus A319-111 (2460) EasyJet
G-EZKA Boeing 737-73V (32422) EasyJet
G-EZTS Airbus A320-214 (4196) EasyJet
G-FBLI Cessna 510 (510-0130) Blink
G-HARK Bombardier 604 (5646) Twinjet Aircraft
G-HEBJ Cessna 525 (525-0437) Air Charter Scotland
G-IZAP Learjet 45 (45-311) Premiair Business Aviation
G-KANL Bombardier Global Express (9331) Ocean Sky Aviation
G-MATF Gulfstream G4 (1109) GAMA Aviation
G-NMAK Airbus A319-115 (2550) Twinjet Aircraft
G-OODM Cessna 525A (525A-0190) Hangar 8
G-PEPE Cessna 560 (560-5265) London Executive Aviation
G-THFC Embraer ERJ-135BJ (14500954) London Executive Aviation
HB-JKE IAI Galaxy G200 (231)
HB-JKF Gulfstream G450 (4203)
M-FROG Raytheon 390 (RB-165)
M-JSTA Bombardier 604 (5639)
N10EU Dassault Falcon 2000EX EASy (46)
N126ZZ Raytheon Hawker 4000 (RC-10) Talon Air
N162DJ Eclipse Aviation 500 (000079)
N367LJ Learjet 60 (60-367) Learjet Corporation
N451NS Gulfstream G450 (4082) National Air Services
N509QS Gulfstream G5 (637) NetJets International
N521JK Hawker-Siddeley 125-800A (258262)
N550GV Gulfstream G550 (5022)
N60LW Cessna 550 (550-1129)
N780W Gulfstream G5 (530)
N85CL Dassault Falcon 900EX EASy (167)
N86LF Raytheon Hawker 4000 (RC-18)
OE-HRM Bombardier Challenger 300 (20222) Jet Alliance
OE-INJ Bombardier 604 (5435) Transair
P4-PET Hawker 900XP (HA-0035)
XA-VTO Dassault Falcon 900B (129)
YR-BAG Boeing 737-5L9 (24778) Blue Air


G-ASEP Piper PA-23-235 (27-541)
G-AYAW Piper PA-28-180 (28-5805)
G-AZAB Piper PA-30-160 (30-1475)
G-BAGX Piper PA-28-140 (28-23633)
G-BFVS American Aviation AA-5B (0784)
G-BHCM Reims-Cessna F.172H (0468)
G-BIBA Socata TB-9 (149)
G-BMMK Cessna 182P (182-64117)
G-BMTJ Cessna 152 (152-85010)
G-BNHJ Cessna 152 (152-81249)
G-BNSN Cessna 152 (152-85776)
G-BOLI Cessna 172P (172-75484)
G-BOPA Piper PA-28-181 (28-8490024)
G-BSDP Cessna 152 (152-80268)
G-BURT Piper PA-28-161 (28-7716105)
G-BWGO Slingsby T.67M-200 (2048)
G-BXBU Mudry CAP-10B (103)
G-BYEM Cessna R.182 (R182-00822)
G-CEEU Piper PA-28-161 (2841038) Cabair Group
G-CEZL Piper PA-28-161 (2841247) Cabair Group
G-CFET Van's RV-7 (70686)
G-CXSM Cessna 172R (172-80320)
G-DAKO Piper PA-28-236 (28-7911187)
G-DNOP Piper PA-46-350P (4636303)
G-DODD Reims-Cessna F.172P (2175)
G-EMLS Cessna T.210L (210-60094)
G-FIFI Socata TB-20 (688)
G-GWYN Reims-Cessna F.172M (1217)
G-HEWI Piper J/3C 65 (12566)
G-HRND Cessna 182T (182-81936)
G-JAMP Piper PA-28-151 (28-7515026)
G-LREE Grob G.109B (6252)
G-OJWS Piper PA-28-161 (28-7816415)
G-OOGA Grumman-American GA-7 (GA7-0111)
G-OONE Mooney M.20J 205 (24-3039)
G-OTDI Diamond DA.40D (D4.031)
G-OWAR Piper PA-28-161 (28-8616054)
G-PALI Piper PiperSport (P1001040)
G-RRED Piper PA-28-181 (2843673)
G-RVCL Van's RV-6 (PFA 181A-13439)
G-TAAC Cirrus Design SR-20 (1694)
G-WARS Piper PA-28-161 (2842022) Cabair Group
G-XINE Piper PA-28-161 (28-7716112)
G-XYAK Yakovlev Yak-52 (899413)
N100RZ Cirrus Design SR-22T (0034)
N222SW Cirrus Design SR-22 (0977)
N29566 Piper PA-28RT-201 (28R-7918146)
N3547T Cessna T.206H (T206-08322)
N41518 Piper PA-46-350P (4636302)
N521CD Cirrus Design SR-22 (2441)
N604FD Eurocopter EC.155B (6580)
N675BW Beech V35B (D-10134)
N715BC Beech A36 (E-782)
N771SR Cirrus Design SR-22 (2771)
N925CC Cirrus Design SR-22 (2992)
N982CD Cirrus Design SR-22 (1853)

Heathrow - drive-by at 09:00 and 12:00-16:15

4X-ELA Boeing 747-458 (26055) El Al-Israel Airlines
5N-MJN Boeing 737-86N (35638) Arik Air
7T-VJV Airbus A330-202 (644) Air Algerie
9H-AEM Airbus A319-111 (2382) Air Malta
9K-AOB Boeing 777-269ER (28744) Kuwait Airways
9M-MPP Boeing 747-4H6 (29900) Malaysia Airlines
9V-SKG Airbus A380-841 (019) Singapore Airlines
9V-SWD Boeing 777-312ER (34569) Singapore Airlines
A6-AFA Airbus A330-343X (1071) Etihad Airways
A6-ALN Boeing 777-2ANER (29953) United Arab Emirates Government
A6-DAS Boeing 737-7Z5 (29858) Royal Jet
A6-DFR Boeing 737-7BC (30884) Royal Jet
A6-EDK Airbus A380-861 (030) Emirates Airlines
A6-EDO Airbus A380-861 (057) Emirates Airlines
A7-BAA Boeing 777-3DZER (36009) Qatar Airways
A9C-HAK Boeing 747-SP-P6 (23610) Bahrain Royal Flight
A9C-KC Airbus A330-243 (286) Gulf Air
B-16482 Boeing 747-45EF (30608) EVA Airways
B-18805 Airbus A340-313X (415) China Airlines
B-6113 Airbus A330-243 (890) Air China
B-HOR Boeing 747-467 (24631) Cathay Pacific Airways
B-HUO Boeing 747-467F (32571) Cathay Pacific Airways
B-HXC Airbus A340-313X (142) Cathay Pacific Airways
C-GFAF Airbus A330-343X (277) Air Canada
C-GFAJ Airbus A330-343X (284) Air Canada
C-GFUR Airbus A330-343X (344) Air Canada
C-GHKW Airbus A330-343X (408) Air Canada
C-GHLK Boeing 767-35HER (26388) Air Canada
CS-DNP Dassault Falcon 2000 (109) NetJets Europe
CS-DRT Hawker 800XPi (258802) NetJets Europe
CS-TNV Airbus A320-214 (4145) TAP Air Portugal
CS-TTE Airbus A319-111 (0821) TAP Air Portugal
CS-TTO Airbus A319-111 (1127) TAP Air Portugal
D-ABEL Boeing 737-330 (25415) Lufthansa
D-ABJB Boeing 737-530 (25271) Lufthansa
D-AIPF Airbus A320-211 (0083) Lufthansa
D-AIPY Airbus A320-211 (0161) Lufthansa
D-AIRS Airbus A321-131 (0595) Lufthansa
D-AISZ Airbus A321-231 (4085) Lufthansa
D-AIZC Airbus A320-214 (4153) Lufthansa
EC-JDM Airbus A321-211 (2357) Iberia
EC-JFN Airbus A320-214 (2391) Iberia
EC-JNI Airbus A321-211 (2270) Iberia
EC-JQZ Airbus A321-211 (2736) Iberia
EC-KHN Airbus A320-216 (3203) Vueling Airlines
EI-EDZ Boeing 737-8K5 (27980) Transaero
EI-IXC Airbus A321-112 (0526) Alitalia
EI-IXO Airbus A321-112 (0495) Alitalia
F-GTAI Airbus A321-211 (1299) Air France
F-GTAK Airbus A321-211 (1658) Air France
F-ORMA Airbus A330-243 (926) Middle East Airlines
G-LHMS Eurocopter EC120B (1442) ..overflight
G-MANZ Robinson R44 (12319) ..overflight
G-TGGR Eurocopter EC120B (1224) ..overflight
G-TOPS Aerospatiale AS.355F1 (5151) Sterling Helicopters ..overflight
HB-IJD Airbus A320-214 (0553) Swiss International Air Lines
HB-IOC Airbus A321-111 (0520) Swiss International Air Lines
HB-IPX Airbus A319-112 (0612) Swiss International Air Lines
HB-IUX Dassault Falcon 900EX (54) TAG Aviation SA
HL7493 Boeing 747-4B5 (26398) Korean Air
HL7742 Boeing 777-28EER (29171) Asiana Airlines
HS-TGP Boeing 747-4D7 (26610) Thai Airways
JA734J Boeing 777-346ER (32433) Japan Airlines
JA789A Boeing 777-381ER (40687) All Nippon Airways
JY-AIF Airbus A330-223 (979) Royal Jordanian Airlines
LN-ROT Douglas MD82 (49422) SAS Scandinavian Airlines
LN-RPM Boeing 737-883 (30195) SAS Scandinavian Airlines
LN-RRN Boeing 737-783 (30191) SAS Scandinavian Airlines
LN-RRO Boeing 737-683 (28288) SAS Scandinavian Airlines
LN-TUK Boeing 737-705 (29096) SAS Scandinavian Airlines
LZ-FBF Airbus A319-111 (3028) Bulgaria Air
M-ALMA Dassault Falcon 7X (11)
M-EXPL Eurocopter AS.355N (5667) ..overflight
N16065 Boeing 767-332ER (30199) Delta Air Lines
N279AY Airbus A330-243 (1011) US Airways
N357AA Boeing 767-323ER (24038) American Airlines
N37018 Boeing 777-224ER (31680) Continental Airlines
N382AN Boeing 767-323ER (25451) American Airlines
N399AN Boeing 767-323ER (29606) American Airlines
N408QS Gulfstream G4SP (1308) NetJets International
N58101 Boeing 757-224ET (27291) Continental Airlines
N658UA Boeing 767-322ER (27113) United Airlines
N663UA Boeing 767-322ER (27160) United Airlines
N774UA Boeing 777-222 (26936) United Airlines
N776UA Boeing 777-222 (26937) United Airlines
N790AN Boeing 777-223ER (30251) American Airlines
N794UA Boeing 777-222ER (26953) United Airlines
N797AN Boeing 777-223ER (30012) American Airlines
N799AN Boeing 777-223ER (30258) American Airlines
N828MH Boeing 767-432ER (29699) Delta Air Lines
N831MH Boeing 767-432ER (29702) Delta Air Lines
N835MH Boeing 767-432ER (29708) Delta Air Lines
OE-LBS Airbus A320-214 (1189) Austrian Airlines
OH-LVG Airbus A319-112 (1916) Finnair
OH-LXF Airbus A320-214 (1712) Finnair
OO-DJS British Aerospace RJ85 (E2292) Brussels Airlines
OY-KHG Douglas MD82 (49613) SAS Scandinavian Airlines
OY-KHP Douglas MD81 (53007) SAS Scandinavian Airlines
PH-BXV Boeing 737-8K2 (30370) KLM Royal Dutch Airlines
PH-EZD Embraer Emb-190-100LR (19000279) KLM cityhopper
PH-WXC Fokker F-70 (11574) KLM cityhopper
PT-MUD Boeing 777-32WER (37667) TAM Brasil
PT-MVD Airbus A330-223 (259) TAM Brasil
SP-LLB Boeing 737-45D (27156) LOT Polish Airlines
SU-GDM Boeing 777-36NER (38285) Egypt Air
SX-DVP Airbus A321-232 (3527) Aegean Airlines
SX-OAT Airbus A320-214 (4190) Olympic Air
SX-OAU Airbus A320-214 (4193) Olympic Air
TC-JDL Airbus A340-311 (057) THY Turkish Airlines
TC-JHA Boeing 737-8F2 (35740) THY Turkish Airlines
TF-FIP Boeing 757-208 (30423) Icelandair
V8-BLA Boeing 777-212ER (30871) Royal Brunei Airlines
VH-OJG Boeing 747-438 (24779) QANTAS
VH-OJT Boeing 747-438 (25565) QANTAS
VH-OQD Airbus A380-841 (026) QANTAS
VH-OQE Airbus A380-841 (027) QANTAS
VP-BDI Boeing 767-38AER (29618) Aeroflot Russian Airlines
VT-ALH Boeing 777-237LR (36307) Air India
YR-BGB Boeing 737-38J (27180) TAROM
YU-AND Boeing 737-3H9 (23329) JAT Airways
ZK-OKH Boeing 777-219ER (34379) Air New Zealand
ZK-SUH Boeing 747-475 (24896) Air New Zealand
ZS-SNG Airbus A340-642 (557) South African Airways