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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.

    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, 5 March 2011

    05/03/11 - IHM Weston-Super-Mare

    RichT paid a visit to the IHM.

    (3006)/1005/05 white PZL-Swidnik SM-2 (S2-03006)
    (5N-ABW)/G-AOZE Westland Dragonfly Mk.2 (WA/H/141)
    (BAPC-10) Hafner Revoplane R.II (R.II)
    (BAPC-128) Watkinson CG-4 Cyclegyroplane Mk.IV (CG-4)
    (BAPC-153) Full Scale Model of Westland WG-33
    (BAPC-289) Gyro-Boat
    (BAPC-60) Murray M.1 (M.1)
    (D-HMQV) Bolkow Bo-102 (6216)
    (D-HOAY)/DDR-SPY Kamov Ka-26 (7001309)
    (D-HZYR)/81+00 Bolkow Bo-105M (5100)
    (F-BTRP)/F-OCMF/335 Sud Aviation SA.321F Super Frelon (116)
    G-17-3/G-AVNE Westland Wessex 60 (WA561) under restoration
    (G-48-1)/G-ALSX Bristol Sycamore Mk.3 (12892)
    (G-ACWM) Cierva C.30A (715) derelict parts only
    (G-AYXT)/XK940/911 Westland Whirlwind HAS.7 (WA.167)
    (G-AZYB)/OO-SHW Bell 47H-1 (1538)
    (G-BRMA)/WG719 Westland Dragonfly HR.5 (WA/H/050)
    (G-BRMB/XG452) Bristol Belvedere HC.1 (13347) under restoration
    (G-HEKY)/G-ORVB McCulloch J-2 (39)
    (G-RWWW)/XR486 Westland Whirlwind HCC.12 (WA.418)
    (N6699D)/622 Piasecki H-25A Retriever (51)
    (XE521) Fairey RotodyneY (F.9429) parts only
    (XG462) Bristol Belvedere HC.1 (13357) nose only
    2007/07 yellow PZL-Swidnik SM-1 Hare (S1-12007)
    618 Mil Mi-8P Hip (10618)
    66-16579 Bell UH-1H Hueycobra (8773)
    67-16506 Hughes OH-6A Cayuse (891)
    9147 Mil Mi-4 Hound-A (9147)
    96+26 Mil Mi-24D (110159)
    A-41 Sud Aviation Alouette II (1958)
    FR108/CDL Sud-Ouest SO.1221S Djinn (FR108)
    F-WQAP Aerospatiale SA.365N (6001)
    G-AODA Westland Whirlwind Srs.3 (WA.113)
    G-AOUJ Fairey Ultralight Helicopter (F.9424)
    G-ASTP Hiller UH-12C Raven (1045)
    G-ATFG Brantly B-2B (448)
    G-AWRP Cierva Rotorcraft CR.LTH-1 Grasshopper (GB-1)
    G-BAPS Campbell Cougar (CA.6000)
    G-BGHF Westland WG-30-100-60 (1)
    G-BIGP Bensen B.8M (PFA G/01-1005)
    G-BVWL Air & Space 18A (18-63)
    G-ELEC Westland WG-30-200 (7)
    G-OTED Robinson R22 (209)
    MM81205/GF-128 Agusta A109A-11 (7336)
    N114WG Westland WG-30-100-60 (14)
    SP-SAY Mil Mi-2 (529538125)
    XD163/X Westland Whirlwind HAR.10 (WA.20)
    XL811 Saunders-Roe Skeeter AOP.12 (S2/5096)
    XL829 Bristol Sycamore HR.14 (13474)
    XM328/PO-653 Westland Wessex HAS.3 (WA9) under restoration
    XM330 Westland Wessex HAS.1 (WA11)
    XP165 Westland Scout AH.1 (S2/8437)
    XT190 Westland-Bell Sioux AH.1 (WA.349)
    XT443/AU-422 Westland Wasp HAS.1 (F.9613)
    XV733 Westland Wessex HCC.4 (WA628)
    XW839 Westland WG.13 Lynx (00-05)
    ZB686 Westland Gazelle AH.1 (1995) cabin only
    ZE477 Westland Lynx Mk.3 (310)
    ZS782 Full Scale Model of Westland Sharpeye
    Unmarked Air Command Modac 500 (Husband Hornet)