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Tuesday, 31 July 2012

29/07/12 - Luton - Cranfield

Day 3 of the Olympics Biz Bash.

Luton - 07:50-15:00 - main stands not visited due to a rain storm just before we left causing flooding in the airport underpass and huge traffic jams on the airport approach roads

4X-EAE Boeing 767-27EER (24832) El Al-Israel Airlines
4X-EAE
9K-AJD Gulfstream G5 (560) Kuwait Airways
9K-AJD
A6-DAS Boeing 737-7Z5 (29858) Royal Jet
A6-DAS
CS-DHO Cessna 550 (550-1099) NetJets Europe
CS-DHO
CS-DKG Gulfstream G550 (5127) NetJets Europe
CS-DKG
CS-DKK Gulfstream G550 (5201) NetJets Europe
CS-DRA Raytheon Hawker 800XP (258686) NetJets Europe
CS-DRA
CS-DRS Raytheon Hawker 800XPi (258795) NetJets Europe
CS-DRS
CS-DXG Cessna 560 (560-5595) NetJets Europe
CS-DXG
D-AJOY Canadair Regional-Jet 850 (8069)
D-AJOY
D-CCGG Learjet 60 (60-256) Grenzland Air Service
D-CCGG
D-CEFA Cessna 525C (525C-0044) Eisele Flugdienst
D-CEFA
D-CJAK Cessna 525B (525B-0075)
D-CNMB Learjet 45 (45-024)
D-CNMB
D-CRBE Learjet 45XR (45-372)
D-CRBE
D-CRIS IAI 1125 Astra SPX (107) Challenge Air
D-CRIS
D-INKY Piaggio P-180 Avanti (1162) Airgo Flugservice
D-INKY
EI-DWM Boeing 737-8AS (36080) Ryanair
EI-DWM
EI-DYB Boeing 737-8AS (33633) Ryanair
EI-DYB
EI-EBO Boeing 737-8AS (35004) Ryanair
EI-EBO
EI-EHH ATR 42-300 (196) Aer Arann
EI-EHH
EI-EML Boeing 737-8AS (38513) Ryanair
EI-EMO Boeing 737-8AS (40283) Ryanair
EI-ESS Boeing 737-8AS (35043) Ryanair
EI-ESS
EI-OZE Airbus A300B4-203F (152) DHL Worldwide Courier Express
EI-OZE
EI-OZH Airbus A300B4-203F (234) DHL Worldwide Courier Express
EI-OZH
ER-LGB Learjet 60 (60-255)
ER-LGB
F-GSLZ Dassault Falcon 100 (208) THS Helicopteres
F-GSLZ
G-BIKS Boeing 757-236F (22190) DHL Worldwide Courier Express
G-BIKS
G-BSFP Cessna 152 (152-85548) ..overflight
G-ECOJ de Havilland Canada DHC-8Q-402 (4229) Flybe
G-ECOJ
G-EZAD Airbus A319-111 (2702) EasyJet
G-EZAD
G-EZDA Airbus A319-111 (3413) EasyJet
G-EZDA
G-EZDJ Airbus A319-111 (3544) EasyJet
G-EZDJ
G-EZDS Airbus A319-111 (3702) EasyJet
G-EZDS
G-EZDT Airbus A319-111 (3720) EasyJet
G-EZDT
G-EZEB Airbus A319-111 (2120) EasyJet
G-EZEB
G-EZEG Airbus A319-111 (2181) EasyJet
G-EZEG
G-EZFB Airbus A319-111 (3799) EasyJet
G-EZFB
G-EZFC Airbus A319-111 (3808) EasyJet
G-EZFC
G-EZFN Airbus A319-111 (4076) EasyJet
G-EZGB Airbus A319-111 (4437) EasyJet
G-EZGB
G-EZGM Airbus A319-111 (4778) EasyJet
G-EZMH Airbus A319-111 (2053) EasyJet
GEZMH
G-EZTD Airbus A320-214 (3909) EasyJet
G-EZTD
G-EZUI Airbus A320-214 (4721) EasyJet
G-EZUI
G-EZUU Airbus A320-214 (5150) EasyJet
G-FDZU Boeing 737-8K5 (37253) Thomson Airways
G-FDZU
G-FLBA de Havilland Canada DHC-8Q-402 (4253) Flybe
G-FLBA
G-MONX Airbus A320-212 (0392) Monarch Airlines
G-MONX
G-MRAP Bombardier Challenger 300 (20023) London Executive Aviation
G-NTWK Aerospatiale AS.355F2 (5347) PDG Helicopters ..overflight
G-OCJZ Cessna 525A (525A-0051)
G-OCJZ
G-OCOD Bombardier 604 Challenger (5562) Hangar 8
G-OCOD
G-OIRP IAI G200 Galaxy (142) Air Charter Scotland
G-OIRP
G-OOBE Boeing 757-28A (33100) Thomson Airways
G-OOBE
G-OZBK Airbus A320-214 (1370) Monarch Airlines
G-OZBK
G-OZBL Airbus A321-231 (0864) Monarch Airlines
G-OZBL
G-OZBP Airbus A321-231 (1433) Monarch Airlines
G-TAWF Boeing 737-8K5 (37244) Thomson Airways
G-TAWF
G-ZVIP Beech 200 King Air (BB-108) Capital Aviation
G-ZVIP
HA-LPD Airbus A320-233 (1902) Wizz Air
HA-LPD
HA-LPE Airbus A320-233 (1892) Wizz Air
HA-LPE
HA-LPF Airbus A320-233 (1834) Wizz Air
HA-LPK Airbus A320-232 (3143) Wizz Air
HA-LPK
HA-LPL Airbus A320-232 (3166) Wizz Air
HA-LPL
HA-LPM Airbus A320-232 (3177) Wizz Air
HA-LPN Airbus A320-232 (3354) Wizz Air
HA-LPN
HA-LPQ Airbus A320-232 (3409) Wizz Air
HA-LPV Airbus A320-232 (3927) Wizz Air
HA-LPV
HA-LPZ Airbus A320-232 (4174) Wizz Air
HA-LPZ
HA-LWA Airbus A320-232 (4223) Wizz Air
HA-LWA
HA-LWD Airbus A320-232 (4351) Wizz Air
HA-LWD
HA-LWG Airbus A320-232 (4308) Wizz Air
HA-LWG
HA-LWL Airbus A320-232 (4736) Wizz Air
HA-LWL
HA-LWN Airbus A320-232 (5075) Wizz Air
HA-LWN
HA-LWQ Airbus A320-232 (5196) Wizz Air
HA-LWQ
HB-JRQ Bombardier 604 Challenger (5651)
HB-JRQ
N375G Bombardier Global Express (9242) General Electric Company
N375G
N502QS Gulfstream G5 (601) NetJets International
N502QS
N524AN Gulfstream G4 (1119)
N550GW Gulfstream G550 (5006)
N550GW
N611JW Dassault Falcon 900B (162)
N611JW
N711LS Bombardier Global 5000 (9155)
N711LS
N747RL Dassault Falcon 7X (158) Lewis Aeronautical
N747RL
N801TM Gulfstream G550 (5222)
N801TM
N817X Dassault Falcon 7X (51)
N817X
N874C Gulfstream G4 (1219)
N874C
N90TH Dassault Falcon 900C (180)
N90TH
OE-GAS IAI Gulfstream 150 (242)
OE-GAS
OE-GLF IAI Gulfstream 150 (261) Avcon Jet
OE-GLF
OE-HBA Bombardier Challenger 300 (20317) Amira Air
OE-IKG Canadair Regional-Jet 850 (8063)
OE-IKG
OE-ILB Canadair Regional-Jet 850 (8107) VistaJet
OE-ILB
TC-NRN Raytheon Hawker 4000 (RC-44)
TC-NRN
VH-FMG Bombardier Global Express (9015)
VP-CEO Bombardier Global Express (9416)
VP-CEO
VT-HMA Bombardier Global Express (9317)
VT-HMA
YR-BAM Boeing 737-4Q8 (26302) Blue Air
YR-BAM
YR-BAN Boeing 737-4Q8 (26306) Blue Air
YR-BAN

Luton - interesting OTT

F-HPJH Airbus A380-861 (099) Air France
N404AC Gulfstream G4SP (1384)
N984AR McDonnell-Douglas MD-11C (48429) Centurion Air Cargo

Cranfield - 15:45-16:30

B-8098 Gulfstream G450 (4076)
B-8098
CS-ARI Robin HR.100-210 (159)
CS-ARI
CS-DMT Beech 400XP Beechjet (RK-532) NetJets Europe (Stored)
G-ATHR Piper PA-28-180 (28-2343)
G-AVGU Reims-Cessna F.150G (0199)
G-AVWU Piper PA-28R-180 (28R-30380)
G-AWFZ Beech A23-A19 Musketeer (MB-323)
G-AZVG American Aviation AA-5 (0075)
G-AZVG
G-BAUJ Piper PA-23-250 (27-7304986)
G-BAUJ
G-BCUW Reims-Cessna F.177RG (0119)
G-BEZF American Aviation AA-5 (0538)
G-BFSA Reims-Cessna F.182Q (0074)
G-BFSR Reims-Cessna F.150J (0504)
G-BGBN Piper PA-38-112 (38-78A0511)
G-BGGM Piper PA-38-112 (38-79A0170)
G-BGOG Piper PA-28-161 (28-7916350)
G-BHFE Piper PA-44-180 (44-7995324)
G-BICX Maule M-5-235C (7287C)
G-BIFY Reims-Cessna F.150L (0829)
G-BLFI Piper PA-28-181 (28-8490034)
G-BMUT Piper PA-34-200T (34-7570320)
G-BMVB Reims-Cessna F.152 (1974)
G-BNRP Piper PA-28-181 (28-7790528)
G-BNTC Piper PA-28RT-201T (28R-8131081)
G-BODS Piper PA-38-112 (38-79A0410)
G-BOFL Cessna 152 (152-84101)
G-BOUJ Cessna 150M (150-76373)
G-BRUX Piper PA-44-180 (44-7995151)
G-BTNT Piper PA-28-151 (28-7615401)
G-CCVP Beech 58 Baron (TH-1948)
G-CHAN Robinson R22 (3794)
G-CRUZ Cessna T303 (T303-00004)
G-CYLS Cessna T303 (T303-00005) Hangar 8
G-EGLL Piper PA-28-161 (28-7816257) Airways Aero Associations
G-GHRW Piper PA-28RT-201 (28R-7918140)
G-LENX Cessna 172N (172-72232)
G-MOGI American Aviation AA-5A (0630)
G-MRST Piper PA-28RT-201 (28R-7918068)
G-OCCG Diamond DA 40D Star TDI (D4.230)
G-OCFD Bell Helicopters 206B-3 (3165)
G-RATE American Aviation AA-5A (0781)
G-RAVL Handley-Page HP.137 Jetstream 200 (208) Instructional Airframe
G-RIZZ Piper PA-28-161 (28-7816494)
G-SBKR Socata TB-10 (1077)
G-SHIV Grumman-American GA-7 Cougar (GA7-0092)
G-SHIV
G-TWIN Piper PA-44-180 (44-7995072)
G-TZII Thorp T.211 Thorpedo (PFA 305-13285)
G-TZII
G-VALY Socata TB-21 (2081)
G-VPPL Socata TB-20 (283)
G-VPPL
G-WACF Cessna 152 (152-84852)
M-KELY Embraer EMB-500 Phenom (50000040)
N1812C Bombardier Global Express (9075)
N1812C
N208AJ Cessna 208B (208B-0711) Aerodynamics
N208AJ
N208AX Cessna 208B (208B-0710)
N208AX
N27BG Cessna 340A (340A-0656)
N30593 Cessna 210L (210-59938) Southern Aircraft Consultancy
N3877 Bombardier Global Express (9304)
N3877
N4381Y Beech 99 (U-71) Alpine Air
N450JR Gulfstream G450 (4218)
N711TL Piper PA-60-700P (60-8423017)
N780W Gulfstream G5 (530)
N789MD Cessna 340A (340A-1021)
N820DL Beech B200 King Air (BB-1820) Aerodynamics
N967LV Piper PA-32R-301T (3257481)
SP-KWN British Aerospace Jetstream 3201 (856) Jet Air (stored)
XS458/T English Electric Lightning T.5 (B/95018) Preserved