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    Monday, 18 July 2011

    18/07/11 - RIAT Fairford

    StuC, RichT & MatthewB visited Fairford for RIAT departures day. Logged between 07:30 and 15:00 were:

    Austria

    1126/RF-26 SAAB 105OE (105426) Fligerregiment 2
    1126
    1133/C blue SAAB 105OE (105433) Fligerregiment 2
    1133

    Belgium

    CE-03 Embraer ERJ-135LR (145526) 21 Sm 15 Wing ..arrived/departed
    CE-03
    FA-86 General Dynamics F-16AM Falcon (6H-86) 10 Wing
    FA-86
    FA-87 General Dynamics F-16AM Falcon (6H-87) 10 Wing
    FA-110 General Dynamics F-16AM Falcon (6H-110) 10 Wing
    FA-110
    H-38 Agusta A-109BA (3038) 1 Wing
    H-38
    ST-03 Siai-Marchetti SF.260M+ (10-03) CC Air/Red Devils
    ST-04 Siai-Marchetti SF.260M+ (10-04) CC Air/Red Devils
    ST-15 Siai-Marchetti SF.260M+ (10-15) CC Air/Red Devils
    ST-23 Siai-Marchetti SF.260M+ (10-23) CC Air/Red Devils
    ST-27 Siai-Marchetti SF.260M+ (10-27) CC Air/Red Devils

    Denmark

    C-172 Bombardier Challenger 604 (5472) Esk 721
    C-172
    E-194 General Dynamics F-16AM Falcon (6F-21) Esk 730
    E-194
    ET-199 General Dynamics F-16BM Falcon (6G-15) Esk 730
    ET-199

    France

    045/62-IB IPTN-CASA CN.235M-100 (045) ET 03.062 ..arrived/departed
    045
    80/103-LI Dassault Mirage 2000C RDI (322) EC 01.012
    80
    118/113-IW Dassault Rafale F.2C (Unknown) EC 01.007
    118
    121/113-IZ Dassault Rafale F.2C (Unknown) EC 01.007
    121
    375/125-CL Dassault Mirage 2000N (Unknown) EC 03.004
    375
    5387/UY Aerospatiale AS.555AN Fennec (5387) ETM 01.040
    5387

    1510/DBJ Aerospatiale SA.330Ba Puma (1510) 1 RHC
    1510
    4059/GBF Aerospatiale SA.342M1 Gazelle (2059) 1 RHC
    4059

    Germany

    10+24 Airbus A310-304 MRTT (434) FBS LTS-1
    10+24
    45+51 BAe/Panavia Tornado IDS (GS199) AG 51
    45+51
    46+33 BAe/Panavia Tornado ECR (GS266) JBG 32
    46+33
    50+93 Aerospatiale C-160D Transall (130) LTG 61
    50+93

    84+72 Sikorsky CH-53G Stallion (V65-070) MTHR15
    84+72

    Italy

    (CSX7)047/RS-05 BAe/Panavia Tornado ECR (IS046) RSV
    CSX7047
    CSX62219/RS-50 Aeritalia C-27J Spartan (4119) RSV
    CSX62219
    MM54477/5 Aermacchi MB-339A/PAN (6672) Frecce Tricolori
    MM54479/10 Aermacchi MB-339A/PAN (6674) Frecce Tricolori
    MM54480/2 Aermacchi MB-339A/PAN (6675) Frecce Tricolori
    MM54482/3 Aermacchi MB-339A/PAN (6677) Frecce Tricolori
    MM54505/9 Aermacchi MB-339A/PAN (6716) Frecce Tricolori
    MM54510/6 Aermacchi MB-339A/PAN (6726) Frecce Tricolori
    MM54517/1 Aermacchi MB-339A/PAN (6742/5) Frecce Tricolori
    MM54534/4 Aermacchi MB-339A/PAN (6741) Frecce Tricolori
    MM54538/7 Aermacchi MB-339A/PAN (6759) Frecce Tricolori
    MM54539/0 Aermacchi MB-339A/PAN (6760) Frecce Tricolori
    MM54551/11 Aermacchi MB-339A/PAN (6772) Frecce Tricolori
    MM62193/46-59 Lockheed C-130J-30 Hercules (5540) 50 Gruppo TM 46 Brigata Aerea ..arrived/departed
    MM62193

    Jordan

    345 Lockheed C-130H Hercules (4813) 3 Sqn
    345
    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

    Netherlands

    D-106 Boeing-Vertol CH-47D Chinook (M4106) 298 Squadron
    D-106
    J-015 General Dynamics F-16AM Falcon (6D-171) 322/323 Sqn
    J-015
    J-512 General Dynamics F-16AM Falcon (6D-151) 313 Sqn
    J-512
    Q-17 McD-D Helicopters NAH-64D Apache (DN17) 301 Squadron
    Q-17

    Oman

    502 Lockheed C-130H Hercules (4916) 16 Sqn
    502

    Saudi Arabia

    8805 British Aerospace Hawk T.65A (6Y-019) Saudi Hawks
    8806 British Aerospace Hawk T.65A (6Y-020) Saudi Hawks
    8807 British Aerospace Hawk T.65 (SA-026) Saudi Hawks
    8807
    8808 British Aerospace Hawk T.65 (SA-027) Saudi Hawks
    8810 British Aerospace Hawk T.65 (SA-022) Saudi Hawks
    8810
    8811 British Aerospace Hawk T.65A (6Y-014) Saudi Hawks
    8811
    8813 British Aerospace Hawk T.65 (SA-023) Saudi Hawks
    8813
    8814 British Aerospace Hawk T.65 (SA-024) Saudi Hawks
    8814
    HZ-128 Lockheed L-100-30 Hercules (4950) 1 Sqn
    HZ-128
    HZ-129 Lockheed L-100-30 Hercules (4957) 1 Sqn ..arrived/departed
    HZ-129

    Spain

    E25-21/79-21/3 CASA 101EB Aviojet (21-021) Ala 79/Team Aguila
    E25-22/79-22/1 CASA 101EB Aviojet (22-022) Ala 79/Team Aguila
    E25-23/79-23/4 CASA 101EB Aviojet (23-023) Ala 79/Team Aguila
    E25-38/79-38/7 CASA 101EB Aviojet (38-039) Ala 79/Team Aguila
    E25-62/79-17/6 CASA 101EB Aviojet (62-067) Ala 79/Team Aguila
    E25-69/79-97/8 CASA 101EB Aviojet (69-075) Ala 79/Team Aguila
    E25-86/79-32/2 CASA 101EB Aviojet (86-097) Ala 79/Team Aguila
    E25-87/79-29/- CASA 101EB Aviojet (87-101) Ala 79/Team Aguila
    T.21-11/35-49 CASA 295M (S-032) Ala 35 ..arrived/departed
    T.21-11

    Sweden

    39198/198 SAAB JAS-39C Gripen (39198) F7
    39198
    39200/200 SAAB JAS-39C Gripen (39200) F7
    39200
    39825/825 SAAB JAS-39D Gripen (39825) FMV
    39825

    Turkey

    73-0991 Lockheed C-130E Hercules (4524) 222 Filo/Turkish Stars
    89-0022 General Dynamics F-16C Falcon (4R-040) 141 Filo
    91-0011 General Dynamics F-16C Falcon (4R-091) 141 Filo
    91-0011

    Ukraine

    75 blue Sukhoi Su-27UB (96310418207) 831st vabr
    75 blue
    78820 Ilyushin IL-76MD (0093496907) 25th tabr
    78820

    United Kingdom

    (EC-335)/"MRTT016"/(ZZ330) Airbus A330-243 Voyager KC.2 (1033) Airbus Military
    EC-335
    G-BYWU/WU Grob G.115E Tutor (82155) Oxford UAS
    G-BYWU
    G-CEYO/00 Eurocopter AS.350 Squirrel HT.1 (2312) DHFS ..arrived/departed
    G-CGKB/KB Grob G.115E Tutor (82302) 1 EFTS
    G-CGKB
    WG486/G de Havilland Canada DHC-1 Chipmunk T.10 (C1/0536) BBMF
    WG486
    PA474/HR-W/BQ-B Avro Lancaster B.I (unknown) BBMF
    XX179 British Aerospace Hawk T.1W (312026) Red Arrows
    XX227 British Aerospace Hawk T.1A (312063) Red Arrows
    XX237 British Aerospace Hawk T.1 (312073) Red Arrows
    XX242 British Aerospace Hawk T.1 (312078) Red Arrows
    XX244 British Aerospace Hawk T.1 (312080) 4FTS
    XX244
    XX245 British Aerospace Hawk T.1 (312081) 4FTS
    XX245
    XX260 British Aerospace Hawk T.1A (312096) Red Arrows
    XX264 British Aerospace Hawk T.1A (312100) Red Arrows
    XX266 British Aerospace Hawk T.1A (312102) Red Arrows
    XX284/CA British Aerospace Hawk T.1A (312109) Red Arrows (100 Sqn marks)
    XX287/287 British Aerospace Hawk T.1A (312112) 19(R)Sqn/4FTS
    XX306 British Aerospace Hawk T.1A (312131) Red Arrows
    XX307/307 British Aerospace Hawk T.1 (312132) 208(R)Sqn/4FTS
    XX307
    XX322 British Aerospace Hawk T.1A (312147) Red Arrows
    XZ592 Westland Seaking HAR.3 (WA858) C' Flt 22 Sqn/203(R)Sqn
    XZ592
    ZA410/016 BAe/Panavia Tornado GR.4T (BT034) 15(R)Sqn
    ZA410
    ZA600/EB-G BAe/Panavia Tornado GR.4 (BS039) 41(R)Sqn
    ZA600
    ZA947 Douglas C-47A-60-DL Dakota 3 (10200) BBMF
    ZD574/DB Boeing-Vertol CH-47 Chinook HC.2 (M7021) Odiham Wing
    ZD574
    ZD742/090 BAe/Panavia Tornado GR.4T (BT041) 15(R)Sqn
    ZD742
    ZF287/287 Short Emb-312 Tucano T.1 (T58) 1 FTS
    ZF287
    ZF342/342 Short Emb-312 Tucano T.1 (T77) 1 FTS
    ZF342
    ZF378/378 Short Emb-312 Tucano T.1 (T92) 1 FTS
    ZF378
    ZG713/123/G BAe/Panavia Tornado GR.4A (BS180) 2 Sqn
    ZG713
    ZG750/128 BAe/Panavia Tornado GR.4T (BT051) 15(R)Sqn
    ZG750
    ZH265/UX Grob Vigilant T.1 (6565) 612 VGS
    ZH265
    ZH268/SA Grob Vigilant T.1 (6568) 612 VGS
    ZH268
    ZH895/HJ Boeing-Vertol CH-47 Chinook HC.2A (M4458) Odiham Wing
    ZH895
    ZJ124/H AgustaWestland EH-101 Merlin HC.3 (50133) Benson Wing
    ZJ124
    ZJ239/R Bell Helicopters 412 Griffin HT.1 (36125) 60(R)Sqn DHFS
    ZJ239
    ZJ265/65 Eurocopter AS.350 Squirrel HT.1 (2995) DHFS
    ZJ265
    ZJ274/74 Eurocopter AS.350 Squirrel HT.1 (3008) DHFS ..arrived/departed
    ZJ700 British Aerospace Typhoon (PS002 - IPA5) BAE Systems
    ZJ700
    ZJ802/QO-B British Aerospace Typhoon T.3 (BT003) 3 Sqn
    ZJ802
    ZJ967/SM Grob Vigilant T.1 (6504) 612 VGS
    ZJ967
    ZK025 British Aerospace Hawk T.2 (RT-016) 19(R)Sqn/4FTS
    ZK025
    ZK035 British Aerospace Hawk T.2 (RT-026) 19(R)Sqn/4FTS
    ZK035
    ZK456/P Beech B200 Super King Air (BB-1837) 45(R)Sqn
    ZK456

    XZ184/Z Westland Lynx AH.7 (065) 9 Regt
    XZ184
    XZ215 Westland Lynx AH.7 (136) 9 Regt
    XZ215
    ZJ232 Westland Apache AH.1 (WAH.66) 4 Regt

    XV656/85 Westland Seaking ASaC.7 (WA644) 849 NAS
    XV656
    XZ612 Westland Lynx AH.7 (159) 847 NAS
    XZ612
    ZD266/426 Westland Lynx HMA.8SRU (305) 815 NAS
    ZD266
    ZH860/68 AgustaWestland EH-101 Merlin HM.1 (50164) 814 NAS
    ZZ190 Hawker Hunter F.58 (41H/697433) Hawker Hunter Aviation Ltd
    ZZ190
    ZZ191 Hawker Hunter F.58 (41H/697425) Hawker Hunter Aviation Ltd
    ZZ191

    United States of America

    08-8603/RS "37AS" Lockheed C-130J-30 Hercules (5613) 37thAS 86thAW
    08-8603
    61-0014/MT Boeing B-52H Stratofortress (464441) 69thBS 5thBW ..departure delayed until Tuesday due to fuel leak
    62-3547 Boeing KC-135R Stratotanker (18530) 133rdARS NH ANG
    62-3547
    64-14844/OF r Boeing RC-135V (18784) 38thRS 55thWing
    64-14844
    66-0220 Lockheed MC-130P Hercules (4179) 67thSOS 352ndSOG
    66-0220
    82-0646/SP y Fairchild A-10C Thunderbolt II (694) 81stFS 52ndFW
    82-0646
    82-0649/SP y Fairchild A-10C Thunderbolt II (697) 81stFS 52ndFW
    82-0649
    88-0195 Lockheed MC-130H Hercules (5134) 7thSOS 352ndSOG
    88-0195
    91-0352/SP m "52FW" General Dynamics F-16CJ Falcon (CC-50) 480thFS 52ndFW
    91-0352
    91-0366/SP r "480FS" General Dynamics F-16CJ Falcon (CC-64) 480thFS 52ndFW
    91-0366

    161406/406 Lockheed P-3C-II.5 Orion (5743) VP-30
    161406
    164406 Boeing E-6B Mercury (24505) VQ-4
    164406

    Civil

    D-CALM Dornier Do.228-101 (7051) NERC
    D-ETPG Grob 120TP (86000) Grob Aerospace
    D-ETPG
    EC-295 CASA 295AEW (P-1) EADS-CASA
    EC-295
    ES-TLF/5 Aero Vodochody L-39C Albatros (132114) Breitling Jet Team
    ES-TLG/3 Aero Vodochody L-39C Albatros (131849) Breitling Jet Team
    ES-YLF/6 Aero Vodochody L-39C Albatros (433141) Breitling Jet Team
    ES-YLI/4 Aero Vodochody L-39C Albatros (433142) Breitling Jet Team
    ES-YLP/7 Aero Vodochody L-39C Albatros (533620) Breitling Jet Team
    ES-YLS/2 Aero Vodochody L-39C Albatros (533638) Breitling Jet Team
    ES-YLX/1 Aero Vodochody L-39C Albatros (432905) Breitling Jet Team
    G-BARS/1377 de havilland Canada DHC-1 Chipmunk 22 (C1/0557) ..arrived
    G-BARS
    G-BVEZ BAC Jet Provost T.3A (PAC/W/9287) Heritage Aviation
    G-BWDS BAC Jet Provost T.3A (PAC/W/9231) AIRBASE
    G-BWMF Gloster Meteor T.7 (G5/356460) Heritage Aviation
    G-BWMF
    G-BWSG/XW324/U BAC Jet Provost T.5 (EEP/JP/988) Heritage Aviation
    G-BXFI/WV372/R Hawker Hunter T.7 (41H/670818) Team Viper
    G-BZGK/99+32 Rockwell OV-10B Bronco (338-17) Bronco Demo Team
    99+32
    G-ECAN de Havilland DH-84 Dragon (2048) The Norman Collection
    G-FLYY BAC Strikemaster Mk.80 (EEP/JP/163) Heritage Aviation
    G-GAII/XE685/VL-861 Hawker Hunter GA.11 (HABL003028) Team Viper
    G-HAEF Cosmik Aviation EV-97 TeamEurostar UK (3322) RAF Halton
    G-HAEF
    G-HMCD Ikarus C42 FB80 Bravo (1103-7142) RAF Halton
    G-HMCD
    G-LOFM Maule MX-7-180A Super Rocket (20027C) AIRBASE ..arrived/departed
    G-LOSM/WM167 Gloster Meteor NF.11 (S4/U/2342) AIRBASE
    G-MASF Piper PA-28-181 Archer II (287790191) ..arrived/departed
    G-PARG Pitts S-1S (19528-1)
    G-PRII/"XG194"/N Hawker Hunter PR.11 (41H/670690) Team Viper
    G-PSST Hawker Hunter F.58A (HABL-003115) Heritage Aviation
    G-RADR/126922/H-503 Douglas AD-4NA Skyraider (7722) Kennet Aviation
    G-VENM/WK436 de Havilland DH-112 Venom FB.50 (824) AIRBASE
    G-VETA Hawker Hunter T.7 (41H/693751) Team Viper
    G-VLCN/XH558 Avro Vulcan B.2 (SET12) VTTS
    HA-MKF Antonov An-2 (1G233-43) AN-2 Club
    HB-FVK Pilatus PC-12/47E (1256) Pilatus Flugzeugwerke AG
    HB-FVK
    HB-HZD Pilatus PC-21 (102) Pilatus Flugzeugwerke AG
    HB-RBP Pilatus P.3-05 (473-22) P3 Flyers
    HB-RCH/A-818 Pilatus P.3-05 (456-5) P3 Flyers
    HB-RCJ/A-829 Pilatus P.3-05 (467-16) P3 Flyers
    HB-RCL/A-873 Pilatus P.3-05 (511-60) P3 Flyers
    HB-RCQ/A-815 Pilatus P.3-05 (453-2) P3 Flyers
    HB-RVV/J-4206 Hawker Hunter T.68 (HABL-003207) Swiss Hunter Team
    HB-RVV
    LN-DHZ/PX-M de Havilland DH-115 Vampire T.55 (990) KNL Historic Squadron
    N45CF Beech G18S (BA466) Oldtimerflug Stemmotor
    N147DC/2100844 Douglas C-47A-75-DL (19347) Aces High
    N324HS Cessna 510 Citation Mustang (510-0324) Cessna Aircraft Co
    N324HS
    N352BC Raytheon B300 (MC-12W) (FL-463) L-3 Communications Advanced Aviation Llc
    N352BC
    N510AG Grumman G1159 Gulfstream II (159) Orion Air Group
    N510AG
    N610AT Raytheon AT-6B (AT-1) Hawker Beechcraft Corp
    N610AT
    N3000B Raytheon T-6C (PH-1) Hawker Beechcraft Corp
    N3000B
    SE-DXS/PX-K de Havilland DH-100 Vampire FB.6 (705) KNL Historic Squadron