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With luck we are intending to visit the following in 2018:
Friedrichshafen Expo, Spain/Portugal, Oshkosh/Florida

Header Picture: McDonnell-Douglas QF-4E Phantom IIs 73-1167 & 74-1638 of USAF/53rdWEG at Oshkosh 2016

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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