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    Welcome to our Trip Report Blog.
    Here we will post logs and pictures taken on aircraft spotting trips.
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    Friedrichshafen Expo, Spain/Portugal, Oshkosh/Florida, Antalya/Istanbul, Finnish AF show, Sliac show

    Header Picture: N104AZ Van's RV-10 (41226) at EAA AirVenture Oshkosh 2016

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    Saturday, 16 April 2011

    16/04/11 - Shobdon

    StuC went to Shobdon for the Air Race.

    Grosvenor Challenge Trophy Air Race - competitors

    D-EGEC/149 Focke-Wulf FWP-149D (153)
    D-EGEC
    G-BCRR/82 American Aviation AA-5B (0006)
    G-BCRR
    G-BNRR/72 Cessna 172P (172-74013)
    G-BNRR
    G-BOZO/39 American Aviation AA-5B (1282)
    G-BOZO
    G-BTLP/28 American Aviation AA-1C (0109)
    G-BTLP
    G-GOSL/25 Robin DR.400-180 (1974)
    G-GOSL
    G-IIRW/38 Van's RV-8 (80449)
    G-IIRW
    G-KONG/293 Slingsby T.67M-200 (2041)
    G-KONG
    G-LNNE/15 Van's RV-7 (PFA 323-14170)
    G-LNNE
    G-TGER/8 American Aviation AA-5B (0952)
    G-TGER

    Visitors

    G-AWCP Reims-Cessna F.150H (0354)
    G-AWCP
    G-DCHO Aquila A.210 (177)
    G-DCHO
    G-MWIS Solar Wings Pegasus (SW-WQ-0331)
    G-MWIS
    G-TSKY/2 Beagle B121 Pup 150 (B010)
    G-TSKY
    G-VITE Robin R.1180T (219)
    G-VITE
    N800VM Beech 76 (ME-318)
    N800VM

    Based - Outside

    G-ATOR Piper PA-28-140 (28-21696)
    G-AXIX/22 Victa Airtourer T.4 (A.527)
    G-AXIX
    G-AZCU Beagle B121 Pup 100 (B162)
    G-BAHS Piper PA-28R-200 (28R-7335017)
    G-BAOU American Aviation AA-5 (0298)
    G-BAOU
    G-BEZG American Aviation AA-5 (0561)
    G-BHAA Cessna 152 (152-81330)
    G-BHAA
    G-BIXB Socata TB-9 (208)
    G-BNKC Cessna 152 (152-81036)
    G-BNKC
    G-BSLU Piper PA-28-140 (28-24733)
    G-BTAL Reims-Cessna F.152 (1444)
    G-CDNG Evektor EV-97 (2005-2319)
    G-CDNG
    G-CEBP Evektor EV-97 (2006-2825)
    G-CEBP
    G-DAND Socata TB-10 (72)
    G-DAND
    G-DINA American Aviation AA-5B (1218)
    G-FBRN Piper PA-28-181 (28-8290166)
    G-IPSI Grob G.109B (6425)
    G-UDGE Thruster T600N (9099-T600N-037)
    G-UDGE
    G-UURO Evektor EV-97 (PFA 315-14480)
    G-UURO
    N957T Piper PA-32R-301 (3246176)

    Main Hangar - Western end

    G-AFGD B.A. Swallow II (469)
    G-ARVV Piper PA-28-160 (28-451)
    G-AZPA Piper PA-25-235C (25-5223)
    G-BBJV Reims-Cessna F.177RG (0098)
    G-BNGY ARV ARV-1 Super 2 (019)
    G-BOXV Pitts S-1S Special (7-0433)
    G-BTBG Denney Kitfox (PFA 172-11845)
    G-BTUG Socata MS.893E (3208)
    G-BUYB Aero Designs Pulsar (PFA 202-12193)
    G-CBJR Evektor EV-97 (PFA 315-13845)
    G-CDIF Mudry CAP-10B (302)
    G-CFEX P & M Aviation Quik (8362)
    G-CGLI Alpi Aviation Pioneer 200 (LAA 334-14919)
    G-CROL Maule MXT-7-180 (14032C)
    G-DDSJ/dsj Grob G.103 (3050)
    G-MOGS Czech Aircraft Works SportCruiser (PFA 338-14728)
    G-TDOG/XX538/O Scottish Aviation Bulldog T.1 (230)
    G-WILD Pitts S-1T Special (1017)

    Main Hangar - Eastern end

    G-ANNG de Havilland DH-82A (85504)
    G-ANNG
    G-AYXP Jodel D.117A (693)
    G-AYXP
    G-BVAI PZL-Okecie 110-150 (03900040) ..outside
    G-BVAI
    G-CETN Hummel Hummelbird (PFA 127-13044)
    G-CETN
    G-GBCC Ikarus Comco C-42 (1011-7125) ..outside
    G-GBCC
    G-GMSI Socata TB-9 (145)
    G-GMSI
    G-IPKA Alpi Aviation Pioneer 300 (PFA 330-14355)
    G-IPKA
    G-SKNT Aerotek S-2A Special (2048)
    G-SKNT
    G-TREX Alpi Aviation Pioneer 300 (PFA 330-14305) ..unmarked
    G-TREX
    G-VOLO Alpi Aviation Pioneer 300 (PFA 330-14389)
    G-VOLO
    G-XCIT Alpi Aviation Pioneer 300 (PFA 330-14296)
    G-XCIT
    N4779B Cessna 152 (152-83630) ..stored
    N4779B
    Unregistered Alpi Aviation Pioneer (unknown) bare fuselage, newly imported
    Pioneer
    Unregistered Alpi Aviation Pioneer (unknown) bare fuselage, newly imported
    Pioneer

    Tiger Helicopters

    G-BPIT Robinson R22 (0907)
    G-BPIT
    G-BVUT Evans VP-1 (PFA 062-12092)
    G-BYBI Bell Helicopters 206B-3 (3668)
    G-BYBI
    G-BYZZ Robinson R22 (3000)
    G-CBXK Robinson R22M (2302M)
    G-CBXK
    G-CCAP Robinson R22 (3413)
    G-CCAP
    G-DGOD Robinson R22 (3889)
    G-GJCD Robinson R22 (0966)
    G-LIPE Robinson R22 (1882)
    G-LIPE
    G-ONTV Agusta-Bell AB.206B-3 (8733) Castle Air Charters
    G-ONTV
    G-PEPS Robinson R44 (0722)
    G-PEPS
    G-RSWW Robinson R22 (1775)
    G-SPEY Agusta-Bell AB.206B-3 (8608) Castle Air Charters
    G-SPEY
    G-TGRA Agusta A-109A (7201) Tiger Helicopters
    G-TGRA
    G-TGRD Robinson R22 (2712) Tiger Helicopters
    G-TGRD
    G-TGRE Robinson R22 (0471) Tiger Helicopters
    G-TGRE
    G-TGRS Robinson R22 (1069) Tiger Helicopters
    G-TGRS
    G-TGRZ Bell Helicopters 206B-3 (2288) Tiger Helicopters
    G-TGRZ
    G-WARX Piper PA-28-161 (2842038)
    G-WIIZ Agusta-Bell AB.206B (8111) Tiger Helicopters
    G-WIIZ
    G-XBOX Bell Helicopters 206B-3 (3370)
    G-XBOX
    G-YCUE Agusta A-109A (7149)
    G-YCUE
    N40AU Mooney M.20TN (31-0038)