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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, 8 May 2011

    08/05/11 - Abingdon Show

    StuC visited the Abingdon Air & Country Show.

    G-AFZN Luscombe 8A (1186)
    G-AFZN
    G-AHLT de Havilland DH-82A Tiger Moth (82247)
    G-AHLT
    G-AIZU Auster J/1 (2228)
    G-AIZU
    G-AJEM Auster J/1 (2317)
    G-AJEM
    G-AOJJ/DF128/RCO-U de Havilland DH-82A Tiger Moth (85877)
    G-AOJJ
    G-ARJU Piper PA-23-160 (23-1984)
    G-ARJU
    G-ARRX/VF512/PF-M Auster 6A (2281)
    G-ARRX
    G-AVYL Piper PA-28-180 (28-4622)
    G-AVYL
    G-AYDZ Centre-Est DR.200 (01)
    G-AYDZ
    G-AZHI Victa Airtourer T.5 (A.540)
    G-AZHI
    G-BCUV/XX704 Scottish Aviation Bulldog 122 (376)
    G-BCUV
    G-BDOD Reims-Cessna F.150M (1266)
    G-BDOD
    G-BDPJ Piper PA-25-250B (25-3665) gliderFX Display Team
    G-BDPJ
    G-BEMW Piper PA-28-181 (28-7790243)
    G-BEMW
    G-BEOL Short SC-73-200 Skyvan (SH1954) Invicta Aviation
    G-BEOL
    G-BFMG Piper PA-28-161 (28-7716160)
    G-BFMG
    G-BGBE SAN Jodel DR.1050 (260)
    G-BGBE
    G-BIPV Gulfstream AA-5B (AA5B-0981)
    G-BIPV
    G-BKCV EAA Acro-Sport II (PFA 072A-10776)
    G-BKCV
    G-BNPH/WV740 Percival Pembroke C.1 (P66/41)
    G-BNPH
    G-BOJS Cessna 172P (172-74582)
    G-BOJS
    G-BRWR Aeronca 11AC (11AC-1319)
    G-BRWR
    G-BRXP SNCAN Stampe SV.4C (678)
    G-BRXP
    G-BUCK CASA 1.131E 2000 (1113)
    G-BUCK
    G-BUTX Bucker Bu.133C (1010)
    G-BUTX
    G-BVEZ/XM479 BAC Jet Provost T.3A (PAC/W/9287) Heritage Aviation ..flying display only
    G-BVEZ
    G-BXNN/WP983/B de Havilland Canada Chipmunk T.10 (C1/0849)
    G-BXNN
    G-BYXN Grob Tutor (82174) 115(R)Sqn EFTS
    G-BYXN
    G-BZGK/99+32 Rockwell OV-10B Bronco (338-17)
    G-BZGK
    G-CBCB/XX537/C Scottish Aviation Bulldog T.1 (223)
    G-CBCB
    G-CFRT Evektor EV-97 (2008-3224)
    G-CFRT
    G-CFSM Cessna 172Q (172-75933)
    G-CFSM
    G-CJSX/JSX Glaser-Dirks DG-500 (5E-200)
    G-CJSX
    G-COVZ Reims-Cessna F.150M (1164)
    G-COVZ
    G-DUVL Reims-Cessna F.172N (1723)
    G-DUVL
    G-EETG Cessna 172Q (172-75928)
    G-EETG
    G-EFCM Piper PA-28-180 (28-4766)
    G-ENNY Cameron Balloon V-77 (1399) ..cold partial inflation only c10:00
    G-ETME/+14 Nord 1002 Pingouin (274)
    G-BSMD
    G-HBOB Eurocopter EC135T2+ (0664) Berkshire, Oxfordshire & Buckinghamshire Air Ambulance ..flypast only
    G-HBOB
    G-IIFX MDM-1 (223) gliderFX Display Team
    G-IIFX
    G-MAJR/WP805 de Havilland Canada Chipmunk T.10 (C1/0699)
    G-MAJR
    G-MOOS/XF690 Percival Provost T.1 (PAC/F/335)
    G-MOOS
    G-MUNI Mooney M.20J 205 (24-3118)
    G-MUNI
    G-SARM Ikarus Comco C-42 (0504-6674)
    G-SARM
    G-SWIP Team Silence SilenceTwister (PFA 329-14700) Team SWIP
    G-SWIP G-ZWIP
    G-TEXN/3072/72 North American T-6G Texan (168-176)
    G-TEXN
    G-VCIO EAA Acro-Sport II (PFA 072-12388)
    G-VCIO
    G-VLCN/XH558 Avro Vulcan B.2 (SET12) Vulcan to the Sky Trust ..flying display only
    G-VLCN
    G-ZWIP Team Silence SilenceTwister (PFA 329-14211) Team SWIP
    N14113/51-7545 North American T-28A Fennec (174-398)
    N14113
    RA-82080 Antonov An-124-100 (9773051462161) Polet Flight ..seen inbound Brize Norton at 10:30
    WV381/732 Hawker Hunter GA.11 (41H/670827) ..cockpit only
    WV381
    XW231 Aerospatiale Puma HC.1 (1195) 33/230 Sqn
    XW231
    XX220/220 British Aerospace Hawk T.1A (312056) 208(R)Sqn 4 FTS ..flying display only, from Brize Norton
    XX220
    ZF342/342 Short Tucano T.1 (T77) 1 FTS ..flying display only, from Brize Norton
    ZF342
    ZH268/SA Grob Vigilant T.1 (6568) 613 VGS
    ZH268
    ZH884/884 Lockheed Hercules C.5 (5482) LTW ..flypast only
    ZH884
    ZJ967/SM Grob Vigilant T.1 (6504) 613 VGS
    ZJ967
    ZJ995/AD AgustaWestland Merlin HC.3A (50123) 28/78 Sqn
    ZJ995