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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:
    Oshkosh/Florida, Finnish AF show, Sliac show, RIAT, Farnborough Airshow, Bastille Day Flypast, Belgian AF show

    Header Picture: TCSG-505 Agusta-Bell 412EP (SAR) on coastal patrol off Antalya on 29/04/18

    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.
    18th July - Log added for RIAT Fairford 13/07

    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
    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
    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-VJT Boeing 737-6D6 (30546) Air Algerie
    9H-AEL Airbus A319-111 (2332) Air Malta
    9M-XAB Airbus A340-313X (273) AirAsia X
    CN-RGA Boeing 747-428 (25629) Royal Air Maroc
    CN-RMY Boeing 737-5B6 (26525) Royal Air Maroc
    CN-RNC Boeing 737-4B6 (26529) Royal Air Maroc
    CN-RNP Boeing 737-8B6 (28983) Royal Air Maroc
    CN-ROE Boeing 737-8B6 (33063) Royal Air Maroc
    CN-ROM Airbus A321-211 (3070) Royal Air Maroc
    CN-ROR Boeing 737-8B6 (33067) Royal Air Maroc
    CN-ROT Boeing 737-8B6 (33068) Royal Air Maroc
    CN-ROU Boeing 737-8B6 (33069) Royal Air Maroc
    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-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-HAVI Boeing 757-26D (24473) Open Skies
    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-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-ORLY Airbus A330-323X (758) Air Caraibes
    F-ZBPX Eurocopter EC145C-2 (9049) Securite Civile
    G-EZTA Airbus A320-214 (3805) EasyJet
    G-EZTD Airbus A320-214 (3909) EasyJet
    G-EZTG Airbus A320-214 (3946) EasyJet
    G-EZTI Airbus A320-214 (3975) EasyJet
    G-EZUA Airbus A320-214 (4588) EasyJet
    G-EZUC Airbus A320-214 (4591) EasyJet
    HB-JVI Fokker F-100 (11325) Helvetic Airways
    LN-KKZ Boeing 737-33A (27458) Norwegian Air Shuttle
    OO-VLF Fokker F-50 (20208) Cityjet
    PH-HZO Boeing 737-8K2 (34169) Transavia Airlines
    SU-DAS Airbus A300B4-203 (145) Fire Service
    TC-AAV Boeing 737-82R (40696) Pegasus Airlines
    TS-IMP Airbus A320-211 (1700) Tunisair
    TS-IOQ Boeing 737-6H3 (29501) Tunisair

    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)
    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)
    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)


    F-AZSK Potez 60 (4190)
    F-GILM Aerospatiale SN 601 (32) stored
    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

    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-AMC Cosmos Cosmos (unknown)


    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