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    Welcome to our Trip Report Blog.
    Here we will post logs and pictures taken on aircraft spotting trips.
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    Friedrichshafen Expo, Spain/Portugal, Oshkosh/Florida

    Header Picture: 6814 Mikoyan-Gurevich MiG-21MF (966814) Displayed at Poznań-Kobylnica on 24/07/17

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    Thursday, 7 July 2011

    02/07/11 - Waddington Air Show

    StuC visited on the Saturday.

    Static

    00-0185 McDonnell-Douglas C-17A Globemaster III (P-85) United States Air Force/62 AW
    00-0185
    1116 PZL-Mielec M-28B1R (AJG001-07) Polish Navy/30.elMW
    1116
    30+53 British Aerospace EFA (GS038) German Air Force/JG-73
    30+53
    30+62 British Aerospace EFA (GS045) German Air Force/JG-73
    30+62
    E75/705-AE Dassault-Breguet-Dornier Alpha Jet E (E75) French Air Force/EAC 00.314
    E75
    FA-87 General Dynamics F-16AM Falcon (6H-87) Belgian Air Force/10 Wing
    FA-87
    FA-87
    FA-87
    (G-AJXV)/NJ695 Auster AOP.4 (1065)
    G-AJXV
    (G-ANHU)/MT255 Auster AOP.4 (799)
    G-ANHU
    (G-ANRP)/TW439 Auster AOP.5 (1789)
    G-ANRP
    (G-AOTY)/WG472 de Havilland Canada DHC-1 Chipmunk 22 (C1/0522)
    G-AOTY
    G-ARRS Menavia CP.301A Emeraude (226)
    G-ARRS
    (G-ASYG)/VX927 Beagle A.61 Terrier 2 (B.637)
    G-ASYG
    G-AWVC Beagle B121 Pup 100 (B026)
    G-AWVC
    G-AYFC Rollason D.62B Condor (RAE644)
    G-AYFC
    (G-AZBN)/FT391 Noorduyn AT-16 Texan (14A-1431)
    G-AZBN
    G-AZLV Cessna 172K (172-57908)
    G-AZLV
    G-BJAL CASA 1.131E (1028)
    G-BJAL
    (G-BKVM)/115684 Piper PA-18-150 Super Cub (18-849)
    G-BKVM
    G-BODD Piper PA-28-161 Warrior II (2816040)
    G-BODD
    G-BOIY Cessna 172N (172-67738)
    G-BOIY
    G-BROR Piper J/3C 65 Cub (10885)
    G-BROR
    G-BRSW Luscombe 8A (3249)
    G-BRSW
    (G-BUHA)/ZA634/C Slingsby T.61F Venture T.2 (1970)
    G-BUHA
    (G-BVEZ)/XM479 BAC Jet Provost T.3A (PAC/W/9287) Heritage Aviation
    G-BVEZ
    (G-BWSG)/XW324/U BAC Jet Provost T.5 (EEP/JP/988) Heritage Aviation
    G-BWSG
    (G-BXLO)/XR673 BAC Jet Provost T.4 (PAC/W/19986)
    G-BXLO
    (G-BYHL)/WG308/8 de Havilland Canada DHC-1 Chipmunk 22 (C1/0361)
    G-BYHL
    G-BYWB/WB Grob G.115E Tutor (82137) Royal Air Force/Cranwell Wing
    G-BYWB
    G-CKFB/PH2 Schempp-Hirth Discus-2T (30/179)
    G-CFKB
    G-CGEE/GEE Glasflugel H-201B Libelle (94)
    G-CGEE
    G-CNAB Jabiru UL (PFA 274-13651)
    G-CNAB
    (G-EDAV)/XX534/B Scottish Aviation SA.120 Bulldog T.1 (220)
    G-EDAV
    G-FLYY BAC Strikemaster Mk.80 (EEP/JP/163) Heritage Aviation
    G-FLYY
    G-IJOE Piper PA-28RT-201T Turbo Arrow IV (28R-8031178)
    G-IJOE
    G-ITAF/MM54532 SIAI-Marchetti SF-260AM (690)
    G-ITAF
    G-JBRS Van's RV-8 (PFA 303-14212)
    G-JBRS
    (G-JPTV)/XW354 BAC Jet Provost T.5A (EEP/JP/1005)
    G-JPTV
    G-LNCT McD-D Helicopters MD-902 (900-00134) Police Aviation Services/Lincolnshire & Nottinghamshire Air Ambulance
    G-LNCT
    G-MSAL Morane-Saulnier MS.733 (143)
    G-MSAL
    G-OPAZ Pazmany PL-2 (PFA 069-10673)
    G-OPAZ
    (G-PDOG)/24550/GP Cessna L-19E Bird Dog (24550)
    G-PDOG
    G-RAMS Piper PA-32R-301 Saratoga IISP (32R-8013134)
    G-RAMS
    G-SELA Cessna 152 (152-82590)
    G-SELA
    G-TYAK Yakovlev Yak-52 (899907)
    G-TYAK
    (G-ZZLE)/XX436 Aerospatiale SA.341C Gazelle AH.1 (1402)
    G-ZZLE
    L-11 Pilatus PC-7 (610) Royal Netherlands Air Force/131 EMVO Sqn
    L-11
    L-12 Pilatus PC-7 (611) Royal Netherlands Air Force/131 EMVO Sqn
    L-12
    LS326/L2 Fairey Swordfish II (Unknown) Royal Navy/RNHF
    LS326
    LY-AUP Antonov An-2R (1G206-49)
    LY-AUP
    MM7293/36-33 British Aerospace EFA (IS025) Italian Air Force/4 Stormo/9 Gruppo
    MM7293
    MM7295/36-20 British Aerospace EFA (IS027) Italian Air Force/4 Stormo/9 Gruppo
    MM7295
    N40GD Cirrus Design SR-22 (0473)
    N40GD
    N918Y Piper PA-30-160 Twin Comanche (30-736)
    N918Y
    OE-FAI Diamond DA 42MPP Twin Star (42.M016) Diamond Airborne Sensing GmbH
    OE-FAI
    T-235 Douglas KDC-10 (46956) Royal Netherlands Air Force/334 Sqn
    T-235
    XR770/A English Electric Lightning F.6 (95235) Preserved
    XR770
    XS606 Avro Andover C.1 (Set 13) QinetiQ/ETPS
    XS606
    XV249 Hawker-Siddeley Nimrod R.1 (8024) Royal Air Force/51 Sqn
    XV249
    XW212 Aerospatiale SA.330 Puma HC.1 (1111) Royal Air Force/33/230 Sqn
    XW212
    XW664 Hawker-Siddeley Nimrod R.1 (8039) Royal Air Force/51 Sqn
    XW664
    XX167/167 British Aerospace Hawk T.1W (312014) Royal Air Force/208(R) Sqn 4 FTS
    XX167
    XX289/CO British Aerospace Hawk T.1A (312114) Royal Air Force/100 Sqn
    XX289
    XZ736/DA-304 Westland Lynx HMA.8SRU (222) Royal Navy/815 Sqn
    XZ736
    ZA126/91 Westland WS.61 Seaking ASaC.7 (WA887) Royal Navy/849 Sqn
    ZA126
    ZA462/027 BAe/Panavia Tornado GR.4 (BS092) Royal Air Force/Marham Wing
    ZA462
    ZA600/EB-G BAe/Panavia Tornado GR.4 (BS039) Royal Air Force/41(R) Sqn
    ZA600
    ZA600
    ZB684 Aerospatiale SA.341B Gazelle AH.1 (1991) Army Air Corps/Recruiting Aid
    ZB684
    ZF295/295 Short Emb-312 Tucano T.1 (T66) Royal Air Force/1 FTS
    ZF295
    ZH104 Boeing E-3D Sentry AEW.1 (24112) Royal Air Force/Stored
    ZH125/TL Grob Vigilant T.1 (6518) Royal Air Force/ACCGS
    ZH125
    ZH852/68 AgustaWestland EH-101 Merlin HM.1 (50131) Royal Navy/829 Sqn
    ZH852
    ZJ166 McD-D Helicopters WAH-64D Apache AH.1 (WAH01) Army Air Corps/673 Sqn
    ZJ166
    ZJ239/R Bell Helicopters 412 Griffin HT.1 (36125) Royal Air Force/60(R) Sqn
    ZJ239
    ZJ278/78 Eurocopter AS.350 Squirrel HT.1 (3019) Royal Air Force/DHFS
    ZJ278
    ZJ694 Bombardier Sentinel R.1 (9135) Royal Air Force/5 Sqn
    ZJ694
    ZJ811/BP British Aerospace EFA Typhoon T.3 (BT012) Royal Air Force/29(R) Sqn
    ZJ811
    ZK450/J Beech B200 Super King Air (BB-1829) Royal Air Force/45(R) Sqn
    ZK450
    ZK460/U Beech B200GT Super King Air (BY-90) Royal Air Force/45(R) Sqn
    ZK460
    Unregistered Flying Flea Replica (n/a)
    Flying Flea

    Display Hangar

    XS899 English Electric Lightning F.6 (95245) ..cockpit only
    XS899
    XW665 Hawker-Siddeley Nimrod R.1 (8040) Royal Air Force/Withdrawn from use

    Flightlines

    91-0392/6 General Dynamics F-16CJ Falcon (CC-90) United States Air Force/Thunderbirds
    92-3880/4 General Dynamics F-16CJ Falcon (CC-122) United States Air Force/Thunderbirds
    92-3881/3 General Dynamics F-16CJ Falcon (CC-123) United States Air Force/Thunderbirds
    92-3888/5 General Dynamics F-16CJ Falcon (CC-130) United States Air Force/Thunderbirds
    92-3888
    92-3890/8 General Dynamics F-16CJ Falcon (CC-132) United States Air Force/Thunderbirds
    92-3890
    92-3896/7 General Dynamics F-16CJ Falcon (CC-138) United States Air Force/Thunderbirds
    92-3896
    92-3898/1 General Dynamics F-16CJ Falcon (CC-140) United States Air Force/Thunderbirds
    92-3908/2 General Dynamics F-16CJ Falcon (CC-150) United States Air Force/Thunderbirds
    Thunderbirds 1-4
    Thunderbirds 1-4
    Thunderbirds 5 and 6
    FA-95 General Dynamics F-16AM Falcon (6H-95) Belgian Air Force/10 Wing
    FA-110 General Dynamics F-16AM Falcon (6H-110) Belgian Air Force/10 Wing
    (G-BEDF)/124485/DF-A Boeing B-17G Flying Fortress (8693)
    G-BEDF
    (G-BMSB)/"MJ627"/9G-P Supermarine Spitfire Tr.IX (CBAF.7722)
    G-BMSB
    G-BXJB Yakovlev Yak-52 (877403)
    G-BYXN/XN Grob G.115E Tutor (82174) Royal Air Force/Cranwell Wing
    (G-BZGK)/98+32 Rockwell OV-10B Bronco (338-17)
    (G-BXFI)/WV372/R Hawker Hunter T.7 (41H/670815) Team Viper
    (G-ETPS)/XE601 Hawker Hunter FGA.9 (41H/679959) Team Viper
    (G-GAII)/XE685/VL-861 Hawker Hunter GA.11 (HABL003028) Team Viper
    (G-PRII)/"XG194"/N Hawker Hunter PR.11 (41H/670690) Team Viper
    G-VETA Hawker Hunter T.7 (41H/693751) Team Viper
    Team Viper
    (G-VLCN)/XH558 Avro Vulcan B.2 (SET12) Vulcan to the Sky Trust
    G-ZEXL Extra 300LP (1225) 2Excel Aviation/The Blades Aerobatic Team
    G-ZXCL Extra 300LP (1223) 2Excel Aviation/The Blades Aerobatic Team
    G-ZXEL Extra 300LP (1224) 2Excel Aviation/The Blades Aerobatic Team
    G-ZXLL Extra 300L (1319) 2Excel Aviation/The Blades Aerobatic Team
    JY-RFA Extra 300LP (1239) Royal Jordanian Falcons
    JY-RFB Extra 300LP (1240) Royal Jordanian Falcons
    JY-RFC Extra 300LP (1241) Royal Jordanian Falcons
    JY-RFD Extra 300LP (1242) Royal Jordanian Falcons
    LN-DHZ/PX-M de Havilland DH-115 Vampire T.55 (990) Team Vampire
    PA474/HR-W/BQ-B Avro Lancaster B.I (Unknown) Royal Air Force/Battle of Britain Memorial Flight
    SE-DXS/PX-K de Havilland DH-100 Vampire FB.6 (705) Team Vampire
    XM607 Avro Vulcan B.2A (SET71) Preserved
    XW198 Aerospatiale SA.330 Puma HC.1 (1039) Royal Air Force/33/230 Sqn
    XX244 British Aerospace Hawk T.1 (312080) Royal Air Force/4 FTS
    XX244
    XX307/307 British Aerospace Hawk T.1 (312132) Royal Air Force/4 FTS
    ZA453/022 BAe/Panavia Tornado GR.4 (BS083) Royal Air Force/Lossiemouth Wing
    ZA453
    ZD747/095 BAe/Panavia Tornado GR.4 (BS128) Royal Air Force/Lossiemouth Wing
    ZD842/105 BAe/Panavia Tornado GR.4T (BT044) Royal Air Force/Lossiemouth Wing
    ZD842
    ZF378/378 Short Emb-312 Tucano T.1 (T92) Royal Air Force/1 FTS
    ZF379/379 Short Emb-312 Tucano T.1 (T93) Royal Air Force/1 FTS
    ZH103 Boeing E-3D Sentry AEW.1 (24111) Royal Air Force/8/54(R) Sqn
    ZH105 Boeing E-3D Sentry AEW.1 (24113) Royal Air Force/Stored
    ZH855 AgustaWestland EH-101 Merlin HM.1 (50143) Royal Navy/824 Sqn
    ZH855
    ZH895/HJ Boeing-Vertol CH-47 Chinook HC.2A (M4458) Royal Air Force/Odiham Wing
    ZH895
    ZJ205 McD-D Helicopters WAH-64D Apache AH.1 (WAH39) Army Air Corps/3/4 Regt
    ZJ205
    ZK452/L Beech B200 Super King Air (BB-1832) Royal Air Force/45(R) Sqn

    Helicopter Pleasure Flights

    G-ISPH Bell Helicopters 206B-3 Jetranger (4259) East Midlands Helicopters
    G-LVDC Bell Helicopters 206L-3 Longranger (51300)
    G-LVDC
    G-ODCC Bell Helicopters 206L-3 Longranger (51070)
    G-ODCC
    G-REMH Bell Helicopters 206B-3 Jetranger (4626) East Midlands Helicopters
    G-REMH

    Flying only

    64-14844/OF Boeing RC-135V (18784) United States Air Force/55 WG
    AB910/RF-D Supermarine Spitfire LF.Vb (CBAF.1061) Royal Air Force/Battle of Britain Memorial Flight
    LF363/YB-W Hawker Hurricane IIc (41H/469290) Royal Air Force/Battle of Britain Memorial Flight