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Thursday, 7 July 2011

01/07/11 - Aeroventure Doncaster

StuC visited Aeroventure. Apologies for the poor pics, the hangar is dark and very crowded, plus a couple were taken through windows.

Entrance

(XW666) Hawker-Siddeley Nimrod R.1 (8041) ..cockpit only
XW666

Outside

(G-9-445) Hawker Hunter F.51 (41H/680283)
G-9-445
G-APMY Piper PA-23-160 Apache (23-1258)
G-APMY
(G-BECE) Airship Industries Skyship 500 (1214/01) ..gondola, under tarpaulin
G-BECE
G-RAYE Piper PA-32-260 Cherokee Six (32-460) ..fuselage only, under tarpaulin
(HB-NAV) Beagle B121 Pup 150 (B155) ..cockpit only
HB-NAV
(N4565L) Douglas DC-3-201A (2108) ..fuselage only
N4565L
(WD935) English Electric Canberra B.2 (71015) ..cockpit only
WD935
WF122/CU-575 Percival P.57 Sea Prince T.1 (P57/18)
WF122
(WJ565) English Electric Canberra T.17 (HP152B) ..cockpit only
WJ565
(WJ975) English Electric Canberra T.19 (R3/EA3/6600) ..cockpit only
WJ975
XA460 Fairey Gannet ECM.6 (F.9313)
XA460
(XH584) English Electric Canberra T.4 (71415) ..cockpit only
XH584
(XL149) Blackburn Beverley C.1 (1035) ..cockpit only
XL149
(XL388) Avro Vulcan B.2A (SET38) ..cockpit only
XL388
XM350/89 BAC Jet Provost T.3A (PAC/W/6307)
XM350
XN386/35 Westland WS.55 Whirlwind HAR.9 (WA.316)
XN386
(XN979) Blackburn Buccaneer S.2 (B3-06-63) ..cockpit only
XN979
XP706 English Electric Lightning F.3 (95160)
XP706
(XR754) English Electric Lightning F.6 (95219) ..cockpit only
XR754
XS887/FI-403 Westland WS.58 Wessex HAS.1 (WA267)
XS887
XV139/"XV137" Westland Scout AH.1 (F.9714) ..poor condition
XV139
(XX477) Handley-Page HP.137 Jetstream T.1 (249) ..fuselage only
XX477
(XX736) SEPECAT Jaguar GR.1 (S-33) ..cockpit only
XX736

Hangar

(BAPC-207)/"K-158" Austin Whippet FSM (Unknown)
BAPC-207
(BGA2036) Slingsby T.21B Sedburgh (630) ..unpainted
BGA2036
(BGA2517) Slingsby T.30B Prefect (577)
BGA2517
EI-JWM Robinson R22 (1386) ..pod only
EI-JWM
(FX322) Noorduyn AT-16 Texan (14A-1625) ..cockpit frame only
FX322
(G-9-431)/"N-302" Hawker Hunter T.7 (HABL003318) ..cockpit only
G-9-431
(G-ALYB) Auster AOP.5 (1173) ..frame only
G-ALYB
G-AVAA Reims-Cessna F.150G (0164)
G-AVAA
(G-BDBZ)/XJ398 Westland WS.55 Whirlwind HAR.10 (WA.62)
XJ398
(G-BUUV) Lindstrand LBL-77A (Unknown) ..basket and bagged envelope
Lindstrand balloon
G-DELB Robinson R22 (0799)
G-DELB
(G-MJKP) Hiway Sky-Trike/Super Scorpion (PEB-01) ..trike only
G-MJKP
G-MMDK Mainair Merlin (181-16883)
G-MMDK
G-MVNT Aerotech MW-5K (5K-0008-02)
G-MVNT
G-MYJX Whittaker MW.8 (PFA 243-12345)
G-MYJX
(G-OPFW) Avro 748-2A/266 (1714) ..cockpit only
G-OPFW
(SN280) Hawker Tempest TT.5 (Unknown) ..cockpit frame only
SN280
WB733 de Havilland Canada DHC-1 Chipmunk T.10 (C1/0182)
WB733
(WJ903) Vickers Varsity T.1 (572) ..cockpit only
WJ903
(WL131) Gloster Meteor F.8 (Unknown) ..cockpit only
WL131
(WT741)/791 Hawker Hunter GA.11 (41H/670698) ..cockpit only
WT741
XA870/911 Westland WS.55 Whirlwind HAR.1 (WA.16)
XA870
XE935/30 de Havilland DH-115 Vampire T.11 (15630)
XE935
(XG297)/Y Hawker Hunter FGA.9 (41H/680084) ..cockpit only
XG297
(XM561)/XM651 Saunders-Roe Skeeter AOP.12 (S2/5116)
XM561
XN238 Slingsby T.31B Cadet (1177) ..cockpit only
XN238
XP190 Westland Scout AH.1 (S2/8443)
XP190
XP345/U Westland WS.55 Whirlwind HAR.10 (WA.361) ..UN scheme
XP345
(XP902) Westland Scout AH.1 (F.9505) ..cockpit only
XP902
(XS216) BAC Jet Provost T.4 (Unknown) ..cockpit only
XS216
XS481 Westland WS.58 Wessex HU.5 (WA155)
XS481
XT242/12 Westland-Bell 47 Sioux AH.1 (WA.401)
XT242
XV677/269 Westland WS.61 Seaking HAS.6 (WA665) ..in hangar for repaint
XV677
XX411/X Aerospatiale SA.341B Gazelle AH.1 (1359)
XX411
(ZD938) BAe/Panavia Tornado F.2 (AS007) ..cockpit only
ZD938
Unmarked Wortley Rocket Replica (Unknown)
Wortley Rocket
Unmarked Waco CG-4A Hadrian film prop (Unknown) ..cockpit only
Hadrian Film prop
Unmarked Bleriot XI Replica (Unknown) ..to BAPC-307
Bleriot Replica

Building 19

(G-ATXH) Handley-Page HP.137 Jetstream 200 (198) ..cockpit only
G-ATXH
(G-BOCB) Hawker-Siddeley 125 Series 1B/522 (25106) ..cockpit only
G-BOCB
(WJ476) Vickers Valetta T.3 (601) ..cockpit only
WJ476
(XM411) BAC Jet Provost T.3 (Unknown) ..cockpit only
XM411
(XN511)/12 BAC Jet Provost T.3 (PAC/W/11800) ..cockpit only
XN511

Restoration Building - only a/c visible, probably others

XX669 Scottish Aviation SA.120 Bulldog T.1 (327) ..under restoration
XX669

Storage areas - others present in buildings/containers

(G-ARGI) Auster 6A (2299) ..bare frame on top of container
G-ARGI
(G-BAML) Bell Helicopters 206B Jetranger (36) ..cabin only
G-BAML
(WK626) de Havilland Canada DHC-1 Chipmunk T.10 (C1/0639) ..fuselage in portacabin
WK626
(WN499) Westland WS.51 Dragonfly HR.5 (WA/H/076) ..derelict
WN499
(XT236) Westland-Bell 47 Sioux AH.1 (WA.395) ..frame only
XT236
(XX655) Scottish Aviation SA.120 Bulldog T.1 (313) ..wrecked, gutted cockpit only
XX655