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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.

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

    Header Picture: 6814 Mikoyan-Gurevich MiG-21MF (966814) Displayed at Poznań-Kobylnica on 24/07/17

    Logs/pics - If you have any topical logs and pics from interesting places we could use on the blog please contact me at the address above. Especially welcome would be any museums we haven't yet covered.

    Monday, 11 April 2011

    Gatwick Aviation Museum Charlwood

    A visit by RichT, StuC, IanG & MatthewB on 10/04/11 (first photo) and another by Keith Morgan on 13/05/13 (second photo)

    (G-9-448/E-430) Hawker Hunter F.51 (41H/680289)
    G-9-448
    E-430 Hunter F.51
    (G-BLID)/J-1605 de Havilland Venom FB.50 (815)
    G-BLID
    J-1605 DH112 Venom FB.50
    G-DACA/569 Percival Sea Prince T.1 (P57/12)
    G-DACA
    WF118/569CU G-DACA Sea Prince T.1
    (G-GACA)/CU-572 Percival Sea Prince T.1 (P57/58)
    G-GACA
    WP308/572CU G-GACA Sea Prince T.1
    (G-JETM)/VZ638 Gloster Meteor T.7 (Unknown)
    G-JETM
    VZ638 Meteor T.7
    G-VIXN/(XS587) de Havilland Sea Vixen D.3 (10145)
    G-VIXN
    XS587 G-VIXN Sea Vixen FAW(TT)8
    (N46EA)/XK885 Percival Pembroke C.1 (P66/83)
    N46EA
    XK885 Pembroke C.1
    WH773 English Electric Canberra PR.7 (71189)
    WH773
    WH773 Canberra PR.7
    (WK146) English Electric Canberra T.4 (R3/EA3/6660) ..cockpit only
    WK146
    (WM983)/"XE364"/J-485 Hawker Sea Hawk FB.5 (AW.6021)
    WM983
    XE364/485 (WM983) Sea Hawk FB.5
    WR974/K Avro Shackleton MR.3/3 (Unknown)
    WR974
    WR974/K Shackleton MR.3
    WR982/J Avro Shackleton MR.3/3 (Unknown)
    WR982
    WR982/J Shackleton MR.3
    WW442/N Percival Provost T.1 (PAC/F/257)
    WW442
    WW442 Percival Provost
    (XL164) Handley-Page Victor K.2 (HP80/67) ..cockpit only
    XL164
    XL164 Victor K.2 Nose
    XL472/R-044 Fairey Gannet AEW.3 (F.9441)
    XL472
    XL472/044-R Gannet AEW.3
    (XL591) Hawker Hunter T.7 (41H/693685)
    XL591
    XL591 Hunter T.7
    XN494/43 BAC Jet Provost T.3A (PAC/W/10155)
    XN494
    XN494 Provost T.3A
    XN923 Blackburn Buccaneer S.1 (B3-03-61)
    XN923
    XN923 Buccaneer S.1
    XP351/Z Westland Whirlwind HAR.10 (WA.367)
    XP351
    XP351/Z Whirlwind HAR.10
    XP398 Westland Whirlwind HAR.10 (WA.386)
    XP398
    (XT431) Westland Wasp HAS.1 (F.9601)
    Previously thought to be XS463 but new information shows that these two frames were transposed during restoration at Fleetlands with the fuselage of XT431 being fitted with the boom of XS463 & the frame of XS463 being scrapped at Weston.
    XS463
    XS463 Westland Wasp HAS.1
    XV751/AU British Aerospace Harrier GR.3 (712014)
    XV751
    XV751/AU Harrier GR.3
    (XX734) SEPECAT Jaguar GR.1 (S-31)
    XX734
    XX734 Jaguar GR.1
    ZF579 English Electric Lightning F.53 (95276)
    ZF579
    ZF579 Lightning F.53

    Charlwood - Aerospace Logistics

    XX121/EQ SEPECAT Jaguar GR.1 (S-14)
    XX121
    XX257 British Aerospace Hawk T.1 (312093) ..fuselage only, w-o 31/08/84
    XX257
    XZ497/126 British Aerospace Sea Harrier F/A .2 (41H-912021)
    XZ497
    ZE698/123 British Aerospace Sea Harrier F/A .2 (B57)
    ZE686