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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

    Sunday, 9 January 2011

    09/01/11 - Icicle Meet - Hullavington - Kemble - Staverton

    StuC had a day out to the disappointing Icicle Meet at Savernake. In addition to those that flew, a similar number of, if not more, trailers were present but didn't bother unloading.

    Savernake - 08:00-09:30

    G-AZYL Portslade School Free Balloon (MK17) tethered only
    G-AZYL
    G-BXZF Lindstrand LBL-90A (575)
    G-BXZF
    G-CFTM Cameron Balloon C-80 (11121)
    G-CFTM
    G-CHEL Thunder & Colt 77B (4823)
    G-CHEL
    G-FYGI Rango NA-55RC Model Balloon (NHP.54) tethered only
    G-FYGI
    G-KEWT Ultramagic M-90 (90/66)
    G-KEWT
    G-SBIZ Cameron Balloon Z-90 (10348)
    G-SBIZ
    PH-LBH Lindstrand LBL-69X (1304)
    PH-LBH

    Hullavington

    BGA4366/WB922 Slingsby T.21B (585)
    BGA2692/WE992 Slingsby T.30B (582)
    BGA4421/WZ828 Slingsby T.38 (809)
    BGA4963/XA310 Slingsby T.31B (852)
    ZE495/VA Grob Viking T.1 (33879) 621/625 VGS
    ZE522/VL Grob Viking T.1 (33891) 621/625 VGS
    ZE526/VN Grob Viking T.1 (33895) 621/625 VGS
    ZE557/WE Grob Viking T.1 (33916) 621/625 VGS
    ZE560/WH Grob Viking T.1 (33924) 621/625 VGS
    ZE561/WJ Grob Viking T.1 (33925) 621/625 VGS
    ZE604/XD Grob Viking T.1 (33948) 621/625 VGS
    ZE607/XG Grob Viking T.1 (33956) 621/625 VGS, dismantled
    ZE613/XM Grob Viking T.1 (33962) 621/625 VGS
    ZE625/XP Grob Viking T.1 (33970) 621/625 VGS
    ZE653/YE Grob Viking T.1 (34003) 621/625 VGS, dismantled
    ZE679/YP Grob Viking T.1 (34026) 621/625 VGS

    Kemble

    EI-OZA Airbus A300B4-103F (148) Withdrawn from use
    EI-OZA
    (EL-WXA)/XM496 Bristol Britannia 253F (13508) Preserved
    F-GHQI Airbus A320-211 (0184) Withdrawn from use
    F-GITA Boeing 747-428 (24969) Withdrawn from use
    F-GITB Boeing 747-428 (24990) Withdrawn from use
    F-GITC Boeing 747-428 (25344) Withdrawn from use
    G-ATOK Piper PA-28-140 (28-21612)
    G-BCUJ Reims-Cessna F.150M (1176)
    G-BCUJ
    G-BCUS Scottish Aviation Bulldog 122 (373)
    G-BFDK Piper PA-28-161 (28-7816010)
    G-BHOZ Socata TB-9 (84)
    G-BJAJ American Aviation AA-5B (1177)
    G-BOYH Piper PA-28-151 (28-7715290)
    G-BPAF Piper PA-28-161 (28-7716142)
    G-BWGK/XE689/864 Hawker Hunter GA.11 (HABL003032) Preserved
    G-BWGM/XE665/VL:876 Hawker Hunter T.8C (HABL003008) Preserved
    G-BZAT British Aerospace RJ100 (E3320) Leasing Company
    G-BZAX British Aerospace RJ100 (E3356) Leasing Company
    G-BZAY British Aerospace RJ100 (E3368) Leasing Company
    G-BZPC/WB188 Hawker Hunter GA.11 (HABL003061) Preserved
    G-CBLX Air Creation Kiss (BMAA/HB/208)
    G-CEFZ Evektor EV-97 (2006-2824)
    G-CEFZ
    G-CEMY Alpi Aviation Pioneer 300 (PFA 330-14440)
    G-CFAA British Aerospace RJ100 (E3373) Leasing Company
    G-FIRS Robinson R22 (2807)
    G-JEBV British Aerospace RJ100 (E3236) Leasing Company
    G-KEJY Evektor EV-97 (2004-2017)
    G-MJWK Huntair Pathfinder Mk.1 (JWK-01)
    G-MKCA Boeing 747-2B5BF (22482) Withdrawn from use
    G-MKGA Boeing 747-2R7F (21650) Withdrawn from use
    G-OMEL Robinson R44 (0073)
    G-PDSI Cessna 172N (172-70420)
    G-PSRT Piper PA-28-151 (28-7615225)
    G-SDEV/XK895 de Havilland Sea Devon C.20 (04472) Air Atlantique Classic Flight
    G-STRG Cyclone AX2000 (7837)
    G-TSKY Beagle B121 Pup 150 (B010)
    G-UFCC Cessna 172S (172S-8611)
    G-UKAG British Aerospace 146-300 (E3162) Leasing Company
    G-XBOX Bell Helicopters 206B-3 (3370)
    G-XXBH Agusta-Bell AB.206B-3 (8596)
    G-YAKB Yakovlev Yak-52 (9211517)
    HA-FAD Fokker F-27-500 (10449) Withdrawn from use
    HA-FAF Fokker F-27-500F (10632) Withdrawn from use
    HA-FAH Fokker F-27-500 (10634) Withdrawn from use
    JY-AGP Airbus A310-304 (416) Withdrawn from use
    N309LJ Learjet 25 (25-034) Instructional Airframe
    N355PH de Havilland Canada DHC-8Q-202 (500) fuselage sections only
    N355PH
    N389DF Boeing 737-3M8 (25017) Withdrawn from use
    N59VT Beech K35 (D-5897)
    N773RB Cirrus Design SR-22 (2421)
    SU-MWC Boeing 737-683 (28303) being scrapped
    SU-MWC
    VP-BJX Boeing 737-301 (23557) forward fuselage only "Eldar Ryazanov"
    VP-BJX
    XL592 Hawker Hunter T.7 (41H/693743) Preserved
    XX889/T Blackburn Buccaneer S.2B (B3-05-73) Preserved
    XX889
    YU-AOS Boeing 737-4B7 (24551) Withdrawn from use

    Staverton

    G-AYWM Victa Airtourer T.4 (A.534)
    G-AYWT AIA Stampe SV.4C (1111)
    G-AZFI Piper PA-28R-200 (28R-7135160)
    G-BBFD Piper PA-28R-200 (28R-7335342)
    G-BCBZ Cessna 337C (337-0942)
    G-BCBZ
    G-BEOH Piper PA-28R-201T (28R-7703038)
    G-BFXX American Aviation AA-5B (0917)
    G-BGBA Robin R.2100A (133)
    G-BKCC Piper PA-28-180 (28-7405099)
    G-BKDJ Robin DR.400-120 (1584)
    G-BOHH Cessna 172N (172-73906)
    G-BSGK Piper PA-34-200T (34-7870331)
    G-BSXS Piper PA-28-181 (28-7990151)
    G-BUUF Slingsby T.67MII (2116)
    G-BWNM Piper PA-28R-180 (28R-30435)
    G-BXTT American Aviation AA-5B (0749)
    G-BXUC Robinson R22 (0908) Rise Helicopters
    G-BXUC
    G-BZHU WAG-Aero Sport Trainer (AACA/351)
    G-CBTT Piper PA-28-181 (28-7890127)
    G-CDLY Cirrus Design SR-20 (1519)
    G-CDPV Piper PA-34-200T (34-80700086)
    G-CDPV
    G-CETX Alpi Aviation Pioneer 300 (PFA 330-14573)
    G-CMLS Cirrus Design SR-20 (1315)
    G-EOMK Robin DR.400-180 (1267)
    G-GDRV Van's RV-6 (21367)
    G-GFCA Piper PA-28-161 (2841100)
    G-GFRO Robin ATL (64)
    G-GYTO Piper PA-28-161 (2842082) Cabair Group
    G-HIVA Cessna 337A (337-0429)
    G-IASL Beech 60 (P-21) Fire dump
    G-ILET Robinson R44 (10789)
    G-KCIN Piper PA-28-161 (2841102)
    G-KNCG Piper PA-32-301FT (3232017)
    G-NAAA Bolkow Bo-105DBS-4 (S-34/912) Bond Air Services
    G-NAAB Bolkow Bo-105DBS-4 (S-416) Bond Air Services
    G-OHAM Robinson R44 (10743)
    G-OJAN Robinson R22 (2012)
    G-OMNI Piper PA-28R-200 (28R-7335130)
    G-OWAP Piper PA-28-161 (28-7816314) Airways Aero Associations
    G-RCWK Cessna 182T (182-81982)
    G-RYZZ Robinson R44 (11418) Rise Helicopters
    G-SAPM Socata TB-20 (1009)
    G-SHMI Evektor EV-97 (2007-3013)
    G-TILE Robinson R22 (1100)
    G-TOGO Van's RV-6 (PFA 181A-13447)
    G-VALY Socata TB-21 (2081)
    G-WARO Piper PA-28-161 (2842015)
    G-XRVX Van's RV-10 (PFA 339-14592)
    N113AC Socata TB-20 (2121)
    N147KA Cirrus Design SR-22 (1944)
    N147LD Cirrus Design SR-22 (0937)
    N8523Y Piper PA-30-160 (30-1684)
    ZG846 Britten-Norman Islander AL.1 (2195) 1 Flt/Army Air Corps