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Tuesday, 14 June 2011

11/06/11 and 28/05/17 - Dromod

Two visits to the South East Aviation Enthusiasts Group collection at the Cavan and Leitrim Railway, Dromod.

First by Stu on 28/05/17.

173 de Havilland Canada DHC-1 Chipmunk T.20 (C1/0746)
173

184 Percival Provost T.51 (PAC/F/408)
184

(187) de Havilland DH-115 Vampire T.55 (15766) ..pod
187

(192) de Havilland DH-115 Vampire T.55 (15816) ..pod
192

(BGA1410) Schneider DFS 108-49 Grunau Baby (Unknown) ..stored in bus
BGA1410

BGA1424/XC Slingsby T.8 Tutor (SSK/PF/27) ..stored in bus
BGA1424

EI-100 PZL-Bielsko SZD-12A Mucha (F-494)
EI-100

EI-139 Slingsby T.31B Cadet (902) ..stored in bus
EI-139

EI-BDM Piper PA-23-250 Aztec D (27-4166) ..fuselage & wings separate
EI-BDM

(G-ANIS) Auster AOP.5 (1429) ..derelict fuselage
G-ANIS

(G-AOIE) Douglas DC-7C (45115) ..forward fuselage
G-AOIE

G-BJMM Cremer Cracker Model Balloon (15.717PAC) ..usually bagged
G-BJMM

(G-OGGS) Thunder & Colt Ax8-84 (1595) ..basket and bagged envelope
G-OGGS

NC285RS North American Navion (NAV-4-1192) ..in sections, stored in buses & ambulance

(N435MA) Boeing 707-321 (18085) ..nose
N435MA

(RAFGSA 163) Slingsby T.7 Cadet TX.1 (RA881) ..nose
RAFGSA 163

Second visit by RichT on 11/06/11.

173 De Havilland Canada Chipmunk T.20 (C1/0746) ..preserved
173

184 Percival Provost T.51 (PAC/F/408) ..preserved, wings off 183 (the fuselage of 183 is at Baldonnel fitted with the wings from 184)
184

187 DeHavilland DH-115 Vampire T.55 (15766) ..partially burnt, stored under tarpaulin
187

192 DeHavilland DH-115 Vampire T.55 (15816) ..pod, stored under tarpaulin
192

BGA1410 Schneider DFS 108-49 Grunau Baby III (unknown)
BGA1410

BGA1424 Slingsby T.8 Tutor (SSK/PF/27) ..stored in same bus as EI-139
BGA1424

EI-100 PZL-Bielsko SZD-12A Mucha 100A (F-494) ..stored in train shed, pwfu as glue has given up the ghost
EI-100

EI-139 Slingsby T.31B Cadet TX.3 (902) ..airworthy, lives in a bus
EI-139

EI-BDM Piper PA-23-250 Aztec D (27-4166) ..dismantled
EI-BDM

(G-AKGE) Miles M65-3C Gemini (6488) ..cockpit, stored in bread van
G-AKGE

G-ANIS Auster 5 (TJ375) ..fuselage
G-ANIS

(G-AOIE) Douglas DC-7C (45115) ..forward fuselage
G-AOIE

(N435MA)/VP-BDF Boeing 707-321 (18085) ..nose section
VP-BDF

(RAFGSA 163) Slingsby T.7 Cadet TX.1 (unknown) ..ex RA881, nose section preserved in train shed, see above
RA881