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Wednesday, 25 May 2011

15/05/11 - CDG - Le Bourget - Orly - Albert - Vitry - Valenciennes

Day 3 saw us still around Paris before heading out in the afternoon to Cambrai for tomorrows Tiger Meet spotters day. 460km were covered today.

Paris CDG - morning

4X-BAU Boeing 757-3E7 (30178) Arkia
4X-EAC Boeing 767-258 (22974) El Al-Israel Airlines
5Y-KQZ Boeing 767-36NER (30853) Kenya Airways
9M-MRI Boeing 777-2H6ER (28416) Malaysia Airlines
9V-SKB Airbus A380-841 (005) Singapore Airlines
A6-AFB Airbus A330-343X (1081) Etihad Airways
A7-AGD Airbus A340-642 (798) Qatar Airways
A9C-KE Airbus A330-243 (334) Gulf Air
B-6121 Airbus A330-243 (728) China Eastern Airlines
B-6515 Airbus A330-243 (1116) China Southern Airlines
B-HUA Boeing 747-467 (25872) Cathay Pacific Airways
C-GPTS Airbus A330-243 (480) Air Transat
ET-AMU Boeing 757-23N (27975) Ethiopian Airlines
F-GITJ Boeing 747-428 (32871) Air France
F-GKHK Airbus A320-211 (0343) XL Airways France
F-GLZR Airbus A340-313X (307) Air France
F-GRHS Airbus A319-111 (1444) Air France
F-GRXE Airbus A319-111 (1733) Air France
F-GRXH Airbus A319-115LR (2228) Air France
F-GRXN Airbus A319-115LR (3065) Air France
F-GRZE Canadair Regional-Jet 700 (10032) Air France
F-GSPA Boeing 777-228ER (29002) Air France
F-GSPF Boeing 777-228ER (29007) Air France
F-GSPG Boeing 777-228ER (27609) Air France
F-GSQD Boeing 777-328ER (32726) Air France
F-GSQH Boeing 777-328ER (32711) Air France
F-GTHL Airbus A320-212 (0189) XL Airways France
F-GVZG Aerospatiale ATR 72-201 (145) Airlinair
F-GZNJ Boeing 777-328ER (38706) Air France
F-GZTD Boeing 737-73V (32418) Europe Airpost
F-HBXE Embraer Emb-170-100LR (17000286) Air France
F-HBXG Embraer Emb-170-100LR (17000301) Air France
F-HPJB Airbus A380-861 (040) Air France
F-HPJC Airbus A380-861 (043) Air France
F-ONOU Boeing 777-3Q8ER (35783) Air Austral
G-EZFE Airbus A319-111 (3824) EasyJet
G-EZGE Airbus A319-111 (4624) EasyJet
HB-IJE Airbus A320-214 (0559) Swiss International Air Lines
HS-TKG Boeing 777-35RER (35157) Thai Airways
HZ-ASB Airbus A320-214 (4090) Saudi Arabian Airlines
JA709J Boeing 777-246ER (32896) Japan Airlines
N190AA Boeing 757-223ET (32384) American Airlines
N706TW Boeing 757-2Q8 (28165) Delta Air Lines
N76055 Boeing 767-424ER (29450) Continental Airlines
OO-SSR Airbus A319-112 (4275) Brussels Airlines
PH-BXM Boeing 737-8K2 (30355) KLM Royal Dutch Airlines
TJ-CAC Boeing 767-33AER (28138) Cameroon Airlines
TS-INO Airbus A320-214 (3480) Nouvelair Tunisie
VN-A143 Boeing 777-26KER (33502) Vietnam Airlines
VN-A150 Boeing 777-2Q8ER (32717) Vietnam Airlines

Paris Le Bourget - morning

A7-CEB Bombardier Challenger 605 (5784) Qatar Executive
CS-TFO Learjet 40 (45-2094)
EW-301PJ Canadair Regional-Jet 850 (8057) Belavia Belarusian Airlines
EW-301PJ
F-GLNE Beech 1900D (UE-197) Ministre de l'Interieur
F-GPGL Dassault Falcon 100 (203)
F-GRSO Beech 200C (BL-11) Africa Air Assistance
F-GVBK Raytheon 390 (RB-73)
F-HIPE Embraer EMB-500 (50500016) Pan Europeenne
F-HIPE
G-GEIR Embraer EMB-505 (50500023) Flairjet
M-AFAJ Dassault Falcon 900EX EASy (200)
M-YUNI Bombardier Challenger 605 (5751)
N275MT Bombardier Challenger 601 (3007)
N373AB Cessna 750 (750-0243)
N414CE Cessna 414 (414-0904)
N600HS Cessna 525 (525-0089)
N909JE Gulfstream G2B (151)
VP-BFT Boeing 737-7JB (36714)
VQ-BMT Gulfstream G4SP (1362) GAMA Aviation

Paris Orly

7T-VJJ Boeing 737-8D6 (30202) Air Algerie
7T-VJJ
7T-VJT Boeing 737-6D6 (30546) Air Algerie
7T-VJT
9H-AEL Airbus A319-111 (2332) Air Malta
9M-XAB Airbus A340-313X (273) AirAsia X
9M-XAB
CN-RGA Boeing 747-428 (25629) Royal Air Maroc
CN-RMY Boeing 737-5B6 (26525) Royal Air Maroc
CN-RMY
CN-RNC Boeing 737-4B6 (26529) Royal Air Maroc
CN-RNP Boeing 737-8B6 (28983) Royal Air Maroc
CN-RNP
CN-ROE Boeing 737-8B6 (33063) Royal Air Maroc
CN-ROE
CN-ROM Airbus A321-211 (3070) Royal Air Maroc
CN-ROM
CN-ROR Boeing 737-8B6 (33067) Royal Air Maroc
CN-ROR
CN-ROT Boeing 737-8B6 (33068) Royal Air Maroc
CN-ROU Boeing 737-8B6 (33069) Royal Air Maroc
CN-ROU
CN-RPF Boeing 737-8K5 (34691) Jet4you
CS-TNN Airbus A320-232 (1816) TAP Air Portugal
CS-TTG Airbus A319-111 (0906) TAP Air Portugal
D-ABGR Airbus A319-112 (3704) Air Berlin
EC-FQY Airbus A320-211 (0356) Iberia
EC-ICS Airbus A320-211 (0241) Vueling Airlines
EC-JOY Canadair Regional-Jet 200ER (8064) Air Nostrum
EC-JYX Airbus A320-214 (2962) Vueling Airlines
EC-JZM Airbus A321-211 (2996) Iberia
EC-KYP Embraer Emb-195-200LR (19000281) Air Europa
F-GHED Douglas MD83 (49576) stored
F-GHQP Airbus A320-211 (0337) Air France
F-GHQR Airbus A320-211 (0377) Air France
F-GKXD Airbus A320-214 (1873) Air France
F-GKXK Airbus A320-214 (2140) Air France
F-GLZS Airbus A340-313X (310) Air France
F-GOTO Airbus A330-323X (1021) Air Caraibes
F-GOTO
F-GPEJ Boeing 757-236 (25807) Open Skies
F-GPEK Boeing 757-236 (25808) Open Skies
F-GPMA Airbus A319-113 (0598) Air France
F-GPMC Airbus A319-113 (0608) Air France
F-GPMD Airbus A319-113 (0618) Air France
F-GPME Airbus A319-113 (0625) Air France
F-GPXD Fokker F-100 (11494) Air France
F-GRHE Airbus A319-111 (1020) Air France
F-GRHJ Airbus A319-111 (1176) Air France
F-GRHQ Airbus A319-111 (1404) Air France
F-GRHX Airbus A319-111 (1524) Air France
F-GRXB Airbus A319-111 (1645) Air France
F-GRZC Canadair Regional-Jet 700 (10008) Air France
F-GRZJ Canadair Regional-Jet 700 (10096) Air France
F-GRZN Canadair Regional-Jet 700 (10264) Air France
F-GSQB Boeing 777-328ER (32724) Air France
F-GSQN Boeing 777-328ER (32960) Air France
F-GSQO Boeing 777-328ER (32961) Air France
F-GSQP Boeing 777-328ER (35676) Air France
F-GSQR Boeing 777-328ER (35677) Air France
F-GTAO Airbus A321-211 (3098) Air France
F-GTAQ Airbus A321-211 (3399) Air France
F-GZHD Boeing 737-8K2 (29650) Transavia France
F-GZHE Boeing 737-8K2 (29678) Transavia France
F-GZHE
F-HAVI Boeing 757-26D (24473) Open Skies
F-HAVI
F-HBEV Airbus A320-214 (3952) CCM Airlines
F-HBII Airbus A320-214 (3852) Aigle Azur
F-HBMI Airbus A319-113 (0639) Aigle Azur
F-HBMI
F-HBND Airbus A320-214 (4604) Air France
F-HBSA Airbus A320-214 (3882) CCM Airlines
F-HCAT Airbus A330-243 (285) Corsair
F-HKIS Boeing 747-422 (25380) Corsair
F-HMLD Canadair Regional-Jet 1000 (19007) Air France
F-HSEX Boeing 747-422 (26878) Corsair
F-HSUN Boeing 747-422 (26880) Corsair
F-OFDF Airbus A330-223 (253) Air Caraibes
F-OONE Airbus A330-323X (965) Air Caraibes
F-OONE
F-ORLY Airbus A330-323X (758) Air Caraibes
F-ZBPX Eurocopter EC145C-2 (9049) Securite Civile
G-EZTA Airbus A320-214 (3805) EasyJet
G-EZTA
G-EZTD Airbus A320-214 (3909) EasyJet
G-EZTG Airbus A320-214 (3946) EasyJet
G-EZTG
G-EZTI Airbus A320-214 (3975) EasyJet
G-EZTI
G-EZUA Airbus A320-214 (4588) EasyJet
G-EZUC Airbus A320-214 (4591) EasyJet
G-EZUC
HB-JVI Fokker F-100 (11325) Helvetic Airways
LN-KKZ Boeing 737-33A (27458) Norwegian Air Shuttle
LN-KKZ
OO-VLF Fokker F-50 (20208) Cityjet
OO-VLF
PH-HZO Boeing 737-8K2 (34169) Transavia Airlines
PH-HZO
SU-DAS Airbus A300B4-203 (145) Fire Service
TC-AAV Boeing 737-82R (40696) Pegasus Airlines
TS-IMP Airbus A320-211 (1700) Tunisair
TS-IMP
TS-IOQ Boeing 737-6H3 (29501) Tunisair
TS-IOQ

Paris CDG - afternoon

7T-VJS Boeing 737-6D6 (30210) Air Algerie
A6-AFC Airbus A330-343X (1167) Etihad Airways
A6-EDL Airbus A380-861 (046) Emirates Airlines
CN-NMC Airbus A320-214 (3246) Air Arabia Maroc
D-AIQR Airbus A320-211 (0382) Lufthansa
EC-HGP Boeing 737-85P (28385) Air Europa
EC-LAB Airbus A320-214 (2761) Vueling Airlines
EI-DTK Airbus A320-216 (4075) Alitalia
F-GIXH Boeing 737-3S3F (23788) Europe Airpost
F-GIXO Boeing 737-3Q8 (24132) Europe Airpost
F-GKHK Airbus A320-211 (0343) XL Airways France
F-GMZD Airbus A321-111 (0529) Air France
F-GPOC Aerospatiale ATR 72-201 (311) Airlinair
F-GRXF Airbus A319-111 (1938) Air France
F-GSPM Boeing 777-228ER (30456) Air France
F-GSPZ Boeing 777-228ER (32310) Air France
F-GTHL Airbus A320-212 (0189) XL Airways France
F-GUGA Airbus A318-111 (2035) Air France
F-GVZC Aerospatiale ATR 42-512 (516) Airlinair
F-HCZI Airbus A319-112 (4268) Aigle Azur
G-EZAK Airbus A319-111 (2744) EasyJet
G-EZBJ Airbus A319-111 (3036) EasyJet
I-GIOA Fokker F-100 (11315) Eagles Airlines
I-SMEC Douglas MD83 (49808) Meridiana Fly
LN-RPU Boeing 737-683 (28312) SAS Scandinavian Airlines
OH-LXL Airbus A320-214 (2146) Finnair
OK-OER Airbus A319-112 (3892) CSA Czech Airlines
OK-TVO Boeing 737-8CX (32360) Travel Service Airlines
PT-MVT Airbus A330-223 (1118) TAM Brasil
SU-GDS Airbus A330-243 (1143) Egypt Air
TC-JJA Boeing 777-35RER (35160) THY Turkish Airlines
VQ-BIR Airbus A320-214 (4625) Aeroflot Russian Airlines
YL-BBL Boeing 737-33V (29334) Air Baltic
YR-ASB Airbus A318-111 (2955) TAROM

Paris Le Bourget - afternoon

A6-MMM Boeing 747-422 (26906) Dubai Government Air Wing
A7-AFE Airbus A310-308 (667) Qatar Amiri Flight
CS-DRX Hawker 800XPi (258834) NetJets Europe
CS-DXI Cessna 560 (560-5621) NetJets Europe
D-CXLS Cessna 560 (560-6027) Air Hamburg
EC-HCH Swearingen SA.227AC Metro III (AC-658B) Aeronova
EC-KNP Beech 200 (BB-561)
F-GNVK Dassault Falcon 900EX EASy (138) Dassault Falcon Service
F-GTRY Cessna 525 (525-0359) Airailes
F-HCDD Dassault Falcon5 0EX (297) Dassault Aviation
G-SHSI Embraer ERJ-135BJ (14501114) TAG Aviation (UK)
M-TAKE Canadair Regional-Jet 850 (8079)
M-TAKE
N917R Bombardier Global Express (9008)
OD-EAS Hawker 800XP2 (258410)
OO-TAE British Aerospace 146-300QT (E3182) TNT Airways
P4-ADD IAI Galaxy G200 (200)
P4-ADD
PH-JCI Raytheon 390 (RB-122)
SP-ZSZ Bombardier Challenger 300 (20044) Jet Service
SX-SEA IAI Galaxy G200 (163) Gainjet
TC-SSH Cessna 560 (560-6055)

Albert-Bray

F-AZSK Potez 60 (4190)
F-GILM Aerospatiale SN 601 (32) stored
F-GILM
F-GMXP Robin DR.400-120 (2227)
F-GSRI Robin DR.400-160 (2394)
F-HBSK Tecnam P.2002 Sierra (057)
F-HBYZ Robin DR.400-140B (2649)
F-PMMC Jodel D.112 (1784)
F-PVGR/14 W.A.R. Fw.190A (368)

Albert Town

F-PHZN Potez 36/14 (3207) Preserved in Railway Station
F-PHZN

Albert - L'Epopee de l'Industrie et de l'Aeronautique

See log in Museums section for 28/06/09.
The only addition was the tail section of AS.350B c/n 1576.

Vitry-en-Artois - all locked up with just one outside and one visible through a gap in the doors

62-AIV Didier Le Pti'tavion (unknown)
62-AIV
62-AMC Cosmos Cosmos (unknown)

Valenciennes

F-BPQE Socata MS.892A (10781)
F-GEQZ Socata MS.880B (1273)
F-GKLT Piper PA-28-181 (2890124)
F-HAAV Aerospatiale ATR 42-320 (019) Atlantique Air Assistance