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    Welcome to our Trip Report Blog.
    Here we will post logs and pictures taken on aircraft spotting trips.
    Any info can be used for personal use, if passing on or publishing please credit SWAG.
    If you can correct or add any information please contact me here.

    To visit our Flickr photo pages click StuC, RichT, IanG, MatthewB

    With luck we are intending to visit the following in 2018:
    Friedrichshafen Expo, Spain/Portugal, Oshkosh/Florida, Antalya/Istanbul, Finnish AF show, Sliac show

    Header Picture: JY-BAB Boeing 787-8 (35319) at Heathrow on 22/01/17

    Logs/pics - If you have any topical logs and pics from interesting places we could use on the blog please contact me here. Especially welcome would be any museums we haven't yet covered.

    Updates:
    1st Dec - 604 pics added to Oshkosh 2016 Van's page
    2nd Dec - 105 pics added to Oshkosh 2016 Cirrus page
    4th Dec - 192 pics added to Oshkosh 2016 Biz & Twins page
    8th Dec - 139 pics added to Oshkosh 2016 Mooney page
    15th Dec - 320 pics added to Oshkosh 2016 Exhibition page
    16th Dec - 58 pics added to Oshkosh 2016 Exhibition page for the Ultralight Exhibition and Balloon Night Glow
    18th Jan - Logs and 23 pics added for a January German trip
    22-25 Jan - Log and 182 pics for Zurich 01/18 added
    27th Jan - 41 more pics added to Zurich 21/10/17
    28th Jan - Logs and 155 pics added for Zurich WEF 26-27/01/18
    29th Jan - Log and 62 pics added for Chateau d'Oex Balloon Festival 28/01/18
    1st Feb - Log and pics added for South Korea's Gangneung Unification Park, 31 pics added to Zurich 27th Jan
    2nd Feb - Logs added for Zurich WEF 22-25/01/18, pics to follow
    11th Feb - 103 pics added for Longleat Balloon Safari 16/09/17

    Thursday, 25 October 2012

    Germany - Luftfahrthistorische Sammlung Finow - 16/09/12

    Thanks to John Tomlinson for allowing me to use his log and photos.

    Outside

    91 red Yakovlev Yak-28R (8961310)
    19 red

    (135) Mikoyan-Gurevich MiG-15UTI (CS-102) (722650)
    135

    (395) Mil Mi-8T (0423)
    395

    (482) VEB VEB-14P (14803035)
    482

    (539)/"08 red" Mikoyan-Gurevich MiG-17F (630)
    539

    (708) Mikoyan-Gurevich MiG-21F-13 (74211611)
    708

    (20+55)/720 Mikoyan-Gurevich MiG-23BN (393215732)
    20+55

    20+57 Mikoyan-Gurevich MiG-23UB (A1038506)
    20+57

    22+38 Mikoyan-Gurevich MiG-21SPS (94A5509)
    22+38

    23+61 Mikoyan-Gurevich MiG-21UM (516915006)
    23+61

    (25+40)/741 Sukhoi Su-22M-4K (26715)
    25+40

    DDR-SCH Tupolev Tu-134 (9350906)
    DDR-SCH

    D-EDLY Reims-Cessna F.172F (F1720126)
    D-EDLY

    D-ESLZ LET Z-37A (15-14)
    D-ESLZ

    D-FOLO PZL-Mielec M-18A Dromader (1Z019-23) ..wings off D-FOMH
    D-FOLO

    (D-HOXA) Mil Mi-8T (10501)
    D-HOXA

    (RA-05825)/"DM-SKO" Antonov An-2T (1G63-32)
    RA-05825

    Shelter 1

    (08 red) Mikoyan-Gurevich MiG-23S (220001013)
    08 red
    D-8353 SZD.9bis Bocian 1E (P-540)
    D-8353

    Shelter 2

    76+80 Sud Aviation SE.3130 Alouette II (1765)
    76+80

    D-4058 Fauvel AV.36C (159)
    D-4058

    (SP-AHA)/"DM-WHC" PZL-Okecie PZL-104 Wilga 35AD (74215)
    SP-AHA

    unmarked ultralight
    Ultralight

    Shelter 3

    (560024) Focke-Wulf Fw.190A-9/R2 (560024) ..wreckage
    560024

    Unmarked Ilyushin IL-2M-3 ..wreckage
    Il-2

    Unmarked Lavochkin La-5 ..wreckage
    La-5

    Unmarked Yakovlev Yak-3 ..wreckage
    Yak-3

    Shelter 5

    (D-ESVT)/DM-SVT LET Z-37A Cmelak (20-23)
    D-ESVT

    (D-HOAU)/DM-SPU Kamov Ka-26 (7303405)
    D-HZPL Mil Mi-2 (569342085)
    D-HZPL

    unmarked PZL-Mielec M-18A Dromader ..cockpit only
    M-18A DDR-TLT (1Z019-03) was converted to a two-seater M-18AS at Kyritz in 1989 and became D-FOLT. In 1994 it was converted back to single seat leaving this cockpit redundant.
    D-FOMH

    Closed Shelter

    22+87 Mikoyan-Gurevich MiG-21M (960514)