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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