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Friday, 27 May 2011

22/05/11 - Orleans - Chateaudun - Chartres - Orly - Le Bourget - CDG

Our last day was a 277km romp to Paris.


R12/61-MG Aerospatiale C-160R (12) Stored
R43/61-MO Aerospatiale C-160R (43) Stored
R48/61-MT Aerospatiale C-160R (48) Stored
F49/59-MU Aerospatiale C-160R (49) Stored
R51/61-MW Aerospatiale C-160R (51) ET00.061
R89/61-ZG Aerospatiale C-160R (89) ET00.061
R91/61-ZI Aerospatiale C-160R (91) ET00.061
R92/61-ZJ Aerospatiale C-160R (92) ET00.061
R95/61-ZM Aerospatiale C-160R (95) ET00.061
R96/61-ZN Aerospatiale C-160R (96) ET00.061
R98/61-ZP Aerospatiale C-160R (98) ET00.061


12 Nord N.2501 Noratlas (2501-12) Preserved, fuselage only

many more were seen but unreadable

(H-01/59-BA) Aerospatiale C-160H (222)
(H-02/59-BB) Aerospatiale C-160H (223)
(H-03/59-BC) Aerospatiale C-160H (231)
(H-04/59-BD) Aerospatiale C-160H (232)
(RA-06)/61-ZB Aerospatiale C-160R (A-06)
(R44)/61-MP Aerospatiale C-160R (44)
(R46)/61-MR Aerospatiale C-160R (46)
131/(CD) Dassault Falcon 20C (131)
(268)/F-RAEF Dassault Falcon 20E (268)
(115)/339-JG Dassault Falcon 20SNA (115)
37 Dassault Mirage 2000C (Unknown)
52 Dassault Mirage F1C (52)
5/(33-FC) Dassault Mirage F1C (5)
31/(33-FC) Dassault Mirage F1C (31)
25 Dassault Mirage F1C (25)
36 Dassault Mirage F1C (36)
(10)/12-ZD Dassault Mirage F1C (10) Preserved
206/(33-FV) Dassault Mirage F1C-200 (206)
224/(33-FY) Dassault Mirage F1C-200 (224)
213/(33-FW) Dassault Mirage F1CT (213)
348 Dassault Mirage IIIR (348) ex Reims
367/(33-TP) Dassault Mirage IIIRD (367) Preserved
(79/12-RH) Dassault Super Mystere B.2 (79) Preserved
227 Fouga CM-170R (227)
425 Fouga CM-170R (425)
426 Fouga CM-170R (426)
429 Fouga CM-170R (429)
517 Fouga CM-170R (517)
537 Fouga CM-170R (537)
69 Nord 262A-26 (69)
70 Nord 262A-29 (70)
75 Nord 262A-29 (75)
79 Nord 262A-29 (79)
45 Nord 262A-34 (45)
46 Nord 262A-34 (46)
51 Nord 262A-34 (51) Tiger scheme
52 Nord 262A-34 (52)
100 Nord 262A-45 (100)
64/(AA) Nord 262D-51 (64)
66/(AB) Nord 262D-51 (66)
68/(AC) Nord 262D-51 (68)
76/(316-DA) Nord 262D-51 (76)
77/(AK) Nord 262D-51 (77)
80/(AW) Nord 262D-51 (80)
87/(316-DC) Nord 262D-51 (87)
88/(AL) Nord 262D-51 (88)
91/(AT) Nord 262D-51 (91)
92/(316-DE) Nord 262D-51 (92)
93/(AP) Nord 262D-51 (93)
94/(AU) Nord 262D-51 (94)
105/(AE) Nord 262D-51 (105)
106/(AY) Nord 262D-51 (106)
107/(AX) Nord 262D-51 (107)
108/(AG) Nord 262D-51 (108)
109/(AM) Nord 262D-51 (109)
110/(AS) Nord 262D-51 (110)
63 Nord 262E (63)
(171) Nord N.2501 Noratlas (2501-171) Preserved
A14 SEPECAT Jaguar A (A14)
A76 SEPECAT Jaguar A (A76)
A43/(7-HF) SEPECAT Jaguar A (A43) Preserved
A154/(11-YN) SEPECAT Jaguar A (A154) Preserved
E32 SEPECAT Jaguar E (E32)


D-2210 Schleicher ASK-21 (21839)
D-EMGG Piper PA-28-181 (28-7990387)
F-CGAN Hoffmann H 36 (36.237)
F-CHTY Schempp-Hirth Duo Discus (331)
F-GDID Reims-Cessna F.152 (1911)
F-GHKJ Piper PA-28-161 (28-8216061)
F-GIYD Cessna 152 (152-82164)
F-GJCN Cessna 152 (152-83979)
F-PZBX Rutan Long Ez (1565)
G-AKTO Aeronca 7AC (7AC-940)

Orly - 09:15-14:50

7T-VJN Boeing 737-8D6 (30206) Air Algerie
7T-VJO Boeing 737-8D6 (30207) Air Algerie
7T-VJS Boeing 737-6D6 (30210) Air Algerie
9H-AEG Airbus A319-111 (2113) Air Malta
9M-XAB Airbus A340-313X (273) AirAsia X
CN-RNB Boeing 737-5B6 (26527) Royal Air Maroc
CN-RNJ Boeing 737-8B6 (28980) Royal Air Maroc
CN-RNK Boeing 737-8B6 (28981) Royal Air Maroc
CN-RNT Boeing 767-36NER (30843) Royal Air Maroc
CN-RNW Boeing 737-8B6 (33057) Royal Air Maroc
CN-RNX Airbus A321-211 (2064) Atlas Blue
CN-ROE Boeing 737-8B6 (33063) Royal Air Maroc
CN-ROM Airbus A321-211 (3070) Atlas Blue
CN-ROP Boeing 737-8B6 (33066) Royal Air Maroc
CN-ROU Boeing 737-8B6 (33069) Royal Air Maroc
CN-RPF Boeing 737-8K5 (34691) Jet4you
CN-RPG Boeing 737-8K5 (34692) Jet4you
CS-TFM Boeing 777-212ER (28513) Euro Atlantic (Corsair flight)
CS-TFZ Airbus A330-243 (1008) HiFly
CS-TNP Airbus A320-214 (2178) TAP Air Portugal
CS-TTG Airbus A319-111 (0906) TAP Air Portugal
CS-TTM Airbus A319-111 (1106) TAP Air Portugal
CS-TTQ Airbus A319-113 (0629) TAP Air Portugal
CU-T1251 Ilyushin IL-96-300 (74393202016) Cubana
D-ABGN Airbus A319-112 (3661) Air Berlin
EC-IDC Canadair Regional-Jet 200ER (7622) Air Nostrum
EC-FDB Airbus A320-211 (0173) Vueling Airlines
EC-HHA Airbus A320-214 (1221) Vueling Airlines
EC-HUI Airbus A321-211 (1027) Iberia
EC-IDA Boeing 737-86Q (32773) Air Europa
EC-JEE Canadair Regional-Jet 200ER (7989) Air Nostrum
EC-JLI Airbus A321-211 (2563) Iberia
EC-JYV Canadair Regional-Jet 900 (15106) Air Nostrum
EC-KDH Airbus A320-214 (3083) Vueling Airlines
EC-KHN Airbus A320-216 (3203) Vueling Airlines
EC-KSM Boeing 747-412 (27178) Air Pullmantur
EC-LFZ Embraer Emb-195-200LR (19000357) Air Europa
F-GHQC Airbus A320-211 (0044) Air France
F-GHQJ Airbus A320-211 (0214) Air France
F-GHQL Airbus A320-211 (0239) Air France
F-GHQP Airbus A320-211 (0337) Air France
F-GHQQ Airbus A320-211 (0352) Air France
F-GIBM Aerospatiale AS.350B (1424) Corporate
F-GJVF Airbus A320-211 (0244) Aigle Azur
F-GKHE Fokker F-100 (11386) Air France
F-GKXK Airbus A320-214 (2140) Air France
F-GLZS Airbus A340-313X (310) Air France
F-GMZC Airbus A321-111 (0521) Air France
F-GMZD Airbus A321-111 (0529) Air France
F-GMZE Airbus A321-111 (0544) 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-GPMD Airbus A319-113 (0618) Air France
F-GPME Airbus A319-113 (0625) Air France
F-GPMF Airbus A319-113 (0637) Air France
F-GPXD Fokker F-100 (11494) Air France
F-GPYO Aerospatiale ATR 42-512 (544) Airlinair
F-GRHB Airbus A319-111 (0985) Air France
F-GRHC Airbus A319-111 (0998) Air France
F-GRHD Airbus A319-111 (1000) Air France
F-GRHE Airbus A319-111 (1020) Air France
F-GRHF Airbus A319-111 (1025) Air France
F-GRHI Airbus A319-111 (1169) Air France
F-GRHJ Airbus A319-111 (1176) Air France
F-GRHP Airbus A319-111 (1344) Air France
F-GRHQ Airbus A319-111 (1404) Air France
F-GRJU Canadair Regional-Jet 100ER (7162) Air France
F-GRZC Canadair Regional-Jet 700 (10008) Air France
F-GRZE Canadair Regional-Jet 700 (10032) Air France
F-GRZJ Canadair Regional-Jet 700 (10096) Air France
F-GSQP Boeing 777-328ER (35676) Air France
F-GSQR Boeing 777-328ER (35677) Air France
F-GSQT Boeing 777-328ER (32846) Air France
F-GSQX Boeing 777-328ER (32963) Air France
F-GUAA Airbus A321-211 (0808) Aigle Azur
F-GZHC Boeing 737-8K2 (29651) Transavia France
F-GZHD Boeing 737-8K2 (29650) Transavia France
F-GZHN Boeing 737-85H (29445) Transavia France
F-GZHV Boeing 737-85H (29444) Transavia France
F-HAVI Boeing 757-26D (24473) Open Skies
F-HAVN Boeing 757-230 (25140) Open Skies
F-HBAB Airbus A321-211 (0823) Aigle Azur
F-HBAL Airbus A319-111 (2870) Aigle Azur
F-HBAP Airbus A320-214 (4675) Aigle Azur
F-HBEV Airbus A320-214 (3952) CCM Airlines
F-HBII Airbus A320-214 (3852) Aigle Azur
F-HBNA Airbus A320-214 (4335) Air France
F-HBNB Airbus A320-214 (4402) Air France
F-HBNE Airbus A320-214 (4664) Air France
F-HBSA Airbus A320-214 (3882) CCM Airlines
F-HCAI Airbus A321-211 (1451) Aigle Azur
F-HCAT Airbus A330-243 (285) Corsair
F-HKIS Boeing 747-422 (25380) Corsair
F-HLOV Boeing 747-422 (25379) Corsair
F-HMLA Canadair Regional-Jet 1000 (19004) Air France
F-HMLC Canadair Regional-Jet 1000 (19006) Air France
F-HSEA Boeing 747-422 (26877) Corsair
F-HSEX Boeing 747-422 (26878) Corsair
F-OONE Airbus A330-323X (965) Air Caraibes
F-ORLY Airbus A330-323X (758) Air Caraibes
F-RARF Airbus A330-223 (240) French Air Force
G-EUOA Airbus A319-131 (1513) British Airways
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-EZTM Airbus A320-214 (4014) EasyJet
G-EZTN Airbus A320-214 (4006) EasyJet
G-EZTT Airbus A320-214 (4219) EasyJet
LN-KKQ Boeing 737-36Q (28658) Norwegian Air Shuttle
OO-VLY Fokker F-50 (20181) Cityjet
PH-HZO Boeing 737-8K2 (34169) Transavia Airlines
TC-AAU Boeing 737-82R (40873) Pegasus Airlines
TS-IPB Airbus A300B4-605R (563) Tunisair

Le Bourget - 15:35-16:40

103 Socata TBM700A (103) French Air Force
5A-DCM Dassault Falcon 50 (68) Libyan Airlines
9H-AFC Bombardier Challenger 605 (5713) Elit Avia
A6-ORX Gulfstream G450 (4133) Corporate
B-LCK Gulfstream G450 (4182) Corporate
CN-TJE Cessna 525 (525-0693)
CS-DTB Dassault Falcon 900EX (11) Corporate
CS-DTK Bombardier Challenger 605 (5715) Corporate
CS-DXV Cessna 560 (560-5782) NetJets Europe
D-AHER Dassault Falcon 900EX (78) Corporate
D-CINI Cessna 560 (560-5195) Jetline Aero
D-COMO Learjet 60 (60-350) Corporate
D-CTTT Cessna 560 (560-5573) Augusta Air
D-IEVB Cessna 525A (525A-0459) Corporate
EC-JMS Cessna 525A (525A-0216) Jet Nova
EC-JNZ Dassault Falcon 900C (181) TAG Aviation Spain
EC-KPB Cessna 560 (560-5753) Jet Nova
F-GBPB Beech 90 (LJ-98) Corporate
F-GGGA Cessna 550 (550-0586) Corporate
F-GOCF Beech 200 (BB-397) Corporate
F-GPFD Dassault Falcon 100 (221) Aero Services Executive
F-GPUJ Cessna 525A (525A-0169) Unijet
F-GRCV Dassault Falcon 900DX (609) Dassault Aviation
F-GRET Cessna 510 (510-0141) Corporate
F-GRSO Beech 200C (BL-11) Africa Air Assistance
F-GUAJ Dassault Falcon 50 (169) Aero Services Executive
F-GVIA Hawker 850XP (258855) Corporate
F-GVML Bombardier Global Express (9081) Corporate
F-GVUJ Cessna 525B (525B-0156) Unijet
F-GYCP Dassault Falcon 900B (135) Aero Services Executive
F-HAJD Cessna 525 (525-0523) Corporate
F-HALM Dassault Falcon 50 (134)
F-HBFK Cessna 550 (550-0625) Corporate
F-HCDD Dassault Falcon 50EX (297) Dassault Aviation
F-HCSL Hawker 800XP (258385) Corporate
F-HDLJ Dassault Falcon 900EX EASy (165) Corporate
G-GEIR Embraer EMB-505 (50500023) Flairjet
G-SPUR Cessna 550 (550-0714) London Executive Aviation
G-SYLJ Embraer ERJ-135BJ (14500937) TAG Aviation (UK)
HB-JEI Dassault Falcon 900 (86) Dasnair
HB-JGU Cessna 750 (750-0001) Corporate
HB-VOL Cessna 525A (525A-0341) Corporate
LX-JFF Socata TBM700B (212) Jetfly Aviation
LX-MBE Dassault Falcon 2000 (208) Global Jet Concept
LX-NVB Embraer ERJ-135BJ (14501002) Global Jet Concept
N117WR Gulfstream G350 (4015) Corporate
N123DA Bellanca 7ECA (798-71) Private
N1459A Gulfstream G4SP (1459) Corporate
N170PF Dassault Falcon 900EX (17) Corporate
N189RB Dassault Falcon 20F-5 (262) Corporate
N192NC Gulfstream G450 (4126) Corporate
N223AF Raytheon Hawker 4000 (RC-46) Corporate
N2425 Cessna 680 (680-0054) Corporate
N318AG Gulfstream G5 (536) TAG Aviation Asia
N332MM Gulfstream G550 (5283) Corporate
N357KM Gulfstream G3 (435) Corporate
N680SE Cessna 680 (680-0078) Flying Group
N767KS Boeing 767-24QER (28270) Mid East Jet
N802AG Gulfstream G550 (5245) Corporate
N850LA Hawker 125-800A (258008) Corporate
N90DE Piaggio P-180 (1167) Corporate
N912JC Embraer ERJ-135BJ (14501015) Corporate
N999NB Gulfstream G4 (1234) Corporate
OE-EMC Pilatus PC-12-45 (663) Corporate
OE-HAS IAI Galaxy G200 (206) Corporate
OE-HKK Dassault Falcon 2000EX (10) Avcon Jet
OO-FYS Cessna 525B (525B-0197) Sky Service (OO)
OY-GEF Beech B200GT (BY-97) Corporate
PP-SCB Bombardier Challenger 605 (5714) Corporate
PT-PUB Embraer EMB-505 (50500044) Embraer
PT-PYQ Embraer EMB-500 (50000223) Embraer
S5-BAW Cessna 525B (525B-0016) Linxair
SU-SMA Cessna 680 (680-0118) Smart Aviation
SX-MLA Dassault Falcon 2000LX (200) Corporate
VP-BMB Dassault Falcon 900 (51) Longtail Aviation
VP-CGM Bombardier Global 5000 (9372) Corporate
VP-CLO Dassault Falcon 900EX (90) Lukoil-Avia
XA-PTR Bombardier Challenger 601-3R (5165) Corporate

Charles de Gaulle - 17:00-19:30

3B-NAY Airbus A340-313X (152) Air Mauritius
4R-ADB Airbus A340-311 (033) Srilankan
7T-VJU Boeing 737-6D6 (30211) Air Algerie
A6-AFC Airbus A330-343X (1167) Etihad Airways
A6-EMR Boeing 777-31H (29396) Emirates Airlines
D-AIPK Airbus A320-211 (0093) Lufthansa
EC-HGP Boeing 737-85P (28385) Air Europa
EI-IXJ Airbus A321-112 (959) Alitalia
EI-IXV Airbus A321-112 (0819) Alitalia
EI-RJT British Aerospace 146-RJ85 (E2366) Cityjet
F-GRZL Canadair Regional-Jet 700 (10245) Air France
F-GITJ Boeing 747-428 (32871) Air France
F-GKXA Airbus A320-211 (0287) Air France
F-GKXJ Airbus A320-214 (1900) Air France
F-GKXO Airbus A320-214 (3420) Air France
F-GKXR Airbus A320-214 (3795) Air France ..our ride home
F-GRHL Airbus A319-111 (1201) Air France
F-GRZF Canadair Regional-Jet 700 (10036) Air France
F-GRZK Canadair Regional-Jet 700 (10198) Air France
F-GRZN Canadair Regional-Jet 700 (10264) Air France
F-GRZO Canadair Regional-Jet 700 (10265) Air France
F-GSPT Boeing 777-228ER (32308) Air France
F-GTAT Airbus A321-211 (3441) Air France
F-GUAM Embraer ERJ-145MP (145266) Air France
F-GUGE Airbus A318-111 (2100) Air France
F-GUGP Airbus A318-111 (2967) Air France
F-GZNC Boeing 777-328ER (35542) Air France
F-GZNE Boeing 777-328ER (37432) Air France
F-HBLH Embraer Emb-190-100LR (19000266) Air France
F-HBXE Embraer Emb-170-100LR (17000286) Air France
F-HBXH Embraer Emb-170-100LR (17000307) Air France
F-HPJE Airbus A380-861 (052) Air France
F-RAJB Airbus A340-212 (081) French Air Force
G-FBEL Embraer Emb-195-200LR (19000184) Flybe
G-FBEN Embraer Emb-195-200LR (19000213) Flybe
HA-LOI Boeing 737-7Q8 (29350) MALEV
HL7404 Boeing 747-4B5 (26409) Korean Air
I-BIKD Airbus A320-214 (1457) Alitalia
I-BIXS Airbus A321-112 (0599) Alitalia
JA731J Boeing 777-346ER (32431) Japan Airlines
N767KS Boeing 767-24QER (28270) Mid East Jet
OH-LZD Airbus A321-211 (1241) Finnair
OK-CED Airbus A321-211 (0684) CSA Czech Airlines
OK-TVH Boeing 737-8Q8 (35275) Somon Air
PT-MVR Airbus A330-223 (977) TAM Brasil
PT-MVV Airbus A330-223 (1221) TAM Brasil
TC-FBE Airbus A320-212 (0132) Freebird Airlines
TC-OBJ Airbus A321-231 (835) Onur Air
TF-FIU Boeing 757-256 (26243) Icelandair
TS-IQB Airbus A321-211 (0995) Nouvelair Tunisie
VP-BWL Airbus A319-111 (2243) Aeroflot Russian Airlines


5N-MJN Boeing 737-86N (35638) Arik Air
9K-AMA Airbus A300B4-605R (673) Kuwait Airways
A4O-DD Airbus A330-343X (1063) Oman Air
A6-EDH Airbus A380-861 (025) Emirates Airlines
A6-EMP Boeing 777-31H (29395) Emirates Airlines
B-16711 Boeing 777-35EER (33754) EVA Airways
B-6122 Airbus A330-243 (732) China Eastern Airlines
B-6130 Airbus A330-243 (930) Air China
EI-DTB Airbus A320-216 (3815) Alitalia
ET-AME Boeing 767-306ER (27611) Ethiopian Airlines
HS-TGX Boeing 747-4D7 (27725) Thai Airways
HZ-AKE Boeing 777-268ER (28348) Saudi Arabian Airlines
LN-RRX Boeing 737-683 (28296) SAS Scandinavian Airlines
N179AA Boeing 757-223 (32397) American Airlines
SX-DVY Airbus A320-232 (3850) Aegean Airlines
VH-OJG Boeing 747-438 (24779) QANTAS
VH-OJU Boeing 747-438 (25566) QANTAS