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With luck we are intending to visit the following in 2017:
May - Ireland
June - UK Air Expo, Paris Air Show, Iceland
July - RIAT, Eastern Europe
August -

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

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Saturday, 27 April 2013

26/04/13 - Sion - Raron - Zermatt - Bex

More from RichT, including mountain climbing at Zermatt.

Sion - two visits

D-CADY Cessna 560 Citation Excel (560-5037) Elytra Charter GmbH & Co KG
D-CADY
F-HETH Eurocopter AS.350B3 (7108) Eagle Helicopter
F-HETH
G-DLOM Socata TB-20 Trinidad (1102)
G-MDBA Dassault Falcon 2000 (184) TAG Aviation (UK) Ltd
HB-FDU Pilatus PC-6B2-H2 (663) Air Glaciers SA
HB-FDU
HB-FPY Pilatus PC-12/47 (685) Momentum Value Management SA
HB-OBB Piper L-4B Cub (9777)
HB-PCM Piper PA-18-150 Super Cub (18-7809037)
HB-XCB Sud Aviation SE.3160 Alouette III (1259) Air Glaciers SA
HB-XCB
HB-XEO Sud Aviation SA.315B Lama (2321) Air Glaciers SA
HB-XEO
HB-XOF Sud Aviation SE.3160 Alouette III (1439) Air Glaciers SA
HB-XOF
HB-XQJ Eurocopter AS.350B3 Ecureuil (3093) Air Glaciers SA
HB-XQJ
HB-ZAT Robinson R44 (11361) Helistar SA
HB-ZCZ Eurocopter AS.350B3 Ecureuil (3434) Air Glaciers SA
HB-ZCZ
HB-ZEP Eurocopter EC120B Colibri (1336) Air Glaciers SA
HB-ZEP
HB-ZES Eurocopter AS.350B3 Ecureuil (3657)
HB-ZES
HB-ZIJ Eurocopter AS.350B3 Ecureuil (4079) Heli-Alpes SA
HB-ZIL Eurocopter AS.350B2 Ecureuil (4602) Heli-Alpes SA
HB-ZIL
HB-ZIN Eurocopter EC.130B4 (3648) Heli Alpes SA
HB-ZIN
HB-ZJR Eurocopter AS.350B3 Ecureuil (4182) Heli-Alpes SA
HB-ZJR
HB-ZJW Robinson R44 (12255) Heli-Alpes SA
HB-ZKW Robinson R44 (12809) Heinz Immobilier SARL
HB-ZLY Eurocopter EC120B Colibri (1551) Heli-Alpes SA
HB-ZMB Eurocopter EC.130B4 (4643) Heli-Alpes SA
HB-ZMB
HB-ZOO Eurocopter AS.355NP (5751) Heli-Alpes SA
HB-ZOO
HB-ZSD Robinson R22 (4592) Groupe Helicoptere Sion
HB-ZSD
N198JH Cessna 525 CitationJet (525-0265) Aircraft Guaranty Corp Trustee
N444LN Piper PA-42 Cheyenne (42-8001045) Wells Fargo Bank Northwest NA Trustee
PH-RID Cessna 680 Citation Sovereign (680-0212) Cartier Europe BC
PH-RID

Raron

HB-XPJ Sud Aviation SA.315B Lama (2368) Air Zermatt AG
HB-XPJ
HB-ZCX Eurocopter AS.350B3 Ecureuil (3105) Air Zermatt AG
HB-ZCX
HB-ZEF Eurocopter EC135T2 (0259) Air Zermatt AG
HB-ZEF
HB-ZIA Eurocopter AS.350B3 Ecureuil (4163) Air Zermatt AG
HB-ZIA
HB-ZKF Eurocopter AS.350B3 Ecureuil (4541) Air Zermatt AG
HB-ZKF

Zermatt

HB-XII Sud Aviation SA.315B Lama (2551) Air Zermatt AG
HB-XII
HB-ZPB Eurocopter AS.350B3e Ecureuil (7309) Air Zermatt AG
HB-ZPB
HB-ZSU Bell Helicopters 429 (57067) Air Zermatt AG
HB-ZSU
HB-ZVS Eurocopter AS.350B3 Ecureuil (7569) Air Zermatt AG
HB-ZVS

Bex

F-PSRJ Dyn Aero MCR 4S (55)
HB-2364 Sportavia Scheibe SF.25B Falke (4808)
HB-2364
HB-3225/5B Schleicher ASK-21 (21642)
HB-3225
HB-3347/7B Schempp-Hirth Duo Discus (327)
HB-3347
HB-3422/9B Schempp-Hirth Duo Discus (222)
HB-EHW Beech C23 Sundowner 180 (M-1571)
HB-KFX Robin DR.400/180 Regent (2556)
HB-KIQ Maule MX-7-235 Star Rocket (10095C)
HB-KIQ
HB-MIP Bucker Bu.133C Jungmeister (11)
HB-MIP
HB-MSW Extra EA.200 (014)
HB-MSW
HB-NAB Beagle B.121 Pup Srs 160 (B121-043)
HB-NAB
HB-ONH Piper L-4J Cub (12519)
HB-ONH
HB-ORT Piper PA-18-150 Super Cub (18-6433)
HB-ORT
HB-PGP Piper PA-28-236 Dakota (28-8211030)
HB-PMN Piper PA-18-150 Super Cub (1809053)
HB-PMN
HB-RDH/C-509 EKW C-3605 Schlepp (289) Flying Fighter Association
HB-RDH
HB-SPU SIPA S.901 (76)
HB-SPU
HB-URF Bucker Bu.131B Jungmann (47)
HB-URF
HB-UUH Bucker Bu.131B Jungmann (76)
HB-UUH
LY-SFA Yakovlev YAK-52 (888515)
LY-SFA
(N909TH) Sukhoi Su-29 (81-01)
N909TH

25/04/13 - Mollis - Payerne - Alpnach - Geneva - Bern

RichT stayed on in Switzerland for some more spotting.

Mollis

HB-FVM Pilatus PC-12/47E (1291) Pilatus Flugzeugwerke AG
HB-ZKZ Eurocopter AS.350B3 (4913) Heli-Linth AG
HB-ZKZ
N466AE Cessna 525 CitationJet (525-0642) Sasset AG

Payerne

A-912 Pilatus PC-7 (320) Swiss Air Force
A-912
A-915 Pilatus PC-7 (323) Swiss Air Force
A-917 Pilatus PC-7 (325) Swiss Air Force
A-919 Pilatus PC-7 (327) Swiss Air Force
A-922 Pilatus PC-7 (330) Swiss Air Force
A-924 Pilatus PC-7 (332) Swiss Air Force
A-933 Pilatus PC-7 (341) Swiss Air Force
A-935 Pilatus PC-7 (343) Swiss Air Force
A-937 Pilatus PC-7 (345) Swiss Air Force
PC7
HB-WYR Pipistrel Virus
HB-WYR
J-3057 Northrop F-5E Tiger II (L1057) Swiss Air Force
J-3065 Northrop F-5E Tiger II (L1065) Swiss Air Force
J-3065
J-3069 Northrop F-5E Tiger II (L1069) Swiss Air Force
J-3072 Northrop F-5E Tiger II (L1072) Swiss Air Force
J-3076 Northrop F-5E Tiger II (L1076) Swiss Air Force
J-3077 Northrop F-5E Tiger II (L1077) Swiss Air Force
J-3077
J-3092 Northrop F-5E Tiger II (L1092) Swiss Air Force
J-3092
J-3097 Northrop F-5E Tiger II (L1097) Swiss Air Force
J-3097
J-3211 Northrop F-5F Tiger II (M1011) Swiss Air Force
J-3211
J-4003 Hawker Hunter F.58 (41H-679916) Preserved
J-5021 McDonnell-Douglas F/A-18C Hornet (1370) Swiss Air Force
J-5232 McDonnell-Douglas F/A-18D Hornet (1308) Swiss Air Force
J-5232
J-5237 McDonnell-Douglas F/A-18D Hornet (1339) Swiss Air Force
J-5237
T-316 Aerospatiale AS.332M1 Super Puma (2334) Swiss Air Force
T-316
T-318 Aerospatiale AS.332M1 Super Puma (2340) Swiss Air Force
T-318
T-338 Eurocopter AS.532UL Cougar (2545) Swiss Air Force
T-338
T-352 Eurocopter EC135P2i (0685) Swiss Air Force
T-315 Aerospatiale AS.332M1 Super Puma (2335) Swiss Air Force
T-359 Eurocopter EC635P2i (0708) Swiss Air Force
T-359

Alpnach

T-313 Aerospatiale AS.332M1 Super Puma (2226) Swiss Air Force
T-318 Aerospatiale AS.332M1 Super Puma (2340) Swiss Air Force
T-318
T-337 Eurocopter AS.532UL Cougar (2542) Swiss Air Force
T-337
T-340 Eurocopter AS.532UL Cougar (2554) Swiss Air Force
T-361 Eurocopter EC135P2i (0728) Swiss Air Force
T-361
T-364 Eurocopter EC635P2+ (0767) Swiss Air Force
T-364
T-366 Eurocopter EC635P2+ (0780) Swiss Air Force
V-612 Pilatus PC-6B1-H2M-1 (624) Swiss Air Force
V-612
V-617 Pilatus PC-6B1-H2M-1 (640) Swiss Air Force
V-617
V-633 Pilatus PC-6B2-H2M (757) Swiss Air Force
V-633
V-635 Pilatus PC-6B2-H2M (761) Swiss Air Force
V-635

Geneva

9H-AFJ Learjet 60 (60-030) Eurojet Malta
9H-AFJ
9H-VLZ Cessna 560 Citation Excel (560-0446) Hangar 8 AOC Malta Ltd
9H-VLZ
A6-YAS Boeing 747-4F6 (28961) Abu Dhabi Amiri Flight
CS-DNR Dassault Falcon 2000 (120) NetJets Europe
CS-DPV Cessna 510 Citation Mustang (510-0122) Air Nimbus Turismo Aereo
CS-DSA Dassault Falcon 7X (030) NetJets Europe
CS-TLP Dassault Falcon 2000EX EASy (039) Heliavia Transporte Aereo Ltda
CS-TLP
CS-TTS Airbus A319-112 (1765) TAP Portugal
D-ACND Canadair Regional-Jet 900 (15238) Lufthansa Regional
D-ACNE Canadair Regional-Jet 900 (15241) Lufthansa Regional
D-ACPI Canadair Regional-Jet 700 (10046) Lufthansa Regional
D-ACPT Canadair Regional-Jet 700 (10103) Lufthansa Regional
D-AEBR Embraer Emb-195-200LR (19000558) Lufthansa Regional
D-AECA Embraer Emb-190-100LR (19000327) Lufthansa Regional
D-AECF Embraer Emb-190-100LR (19000359) Lufthansa Regional
D-AIBF Airbus A319-112 (4796) Lufthansa
D-IAAD Embraer EMB-500 Phenom (50000215) Arcus Executive Aviation
D-IAAW Embraer EMB-500 Phenom (50000245) Arcus Executive Aviation
D-IAAW
EC-KUB Airbus A319-111 (3651) Iberia
EI-RDL Embraer Emb-175-200LR (17000345) Alitalia CityLiner
F-GKGO Dassault Falcon 50 (155) Gaetair SarL
F-GKGO
F-GTAR Airbus A321-211 (3401) Air France
F-HMPR Cessna 525A CitationJet 2 (525A0214) Rapido SAS
G-CNUK Dassault Falcon 7X (052) TAG Aviation (UK) Ltd
G-EZDP Airbus A319-111 (3675) Easyjet
G-EZUF Airbus A320-214 (4676) Easyjet
G-FBLK Cessna 510 Citation Mustang (510-0027) TAG Aviation (UK) Ltd
G-HCGD Learjet 45 (45-328) TAG Aviation (UK) Ltd
G-JTHU AgustaWestland AW-109SP (22291) Jetheli Ltd
G-MPMP Bombardier Challenger 604 (5528) TAG Aviation UK Ltd
G-RMMA Dassault Falcon 900EX EASy (189) Execujet (UK) Ltd
G-TAGF Dassault Falcon 900DX (604) TAG Aviation (UK) Ltd
G-TAGK Dassault Falcon 900DX (614) TAG Aviation (UK) Ltd
G-TAGK
G-TSLS Bombardier Global 5000 (9231) Oryx Jet Ltd
G-YCKF Dassault Falcon 900EX EASy (256) Execujet (UK) Ltd
HB-AFP Aerospatiale ATR 72-201F (381) Farnair Switzerland
HB-FVN Pilatus PC-12/47E (1277) Pilatus Flugzeugwerke AG
HB-GHD Beech F90 King Air (LA-050) Air Evasion SA
HB-IMY Gulfstream G4 (1084) Sit Set AG
HB-IUX Dassault Falcon 900EX (054) Swiss Air Ambulance
HB-JFB Bombardier Global 5000 (9130) Nomad Aviation AG
HB-JEX Bombardier Global Express (9145) TAG Aviation SA
HB-JFY Bombardier Global Express (9347) Rolex SA
HB-JGG Dassault Falcon 2000LX (188) MSC Aviation SA
HB-JGL IAI Galaxy G200 (193) TAG Aviation SA
HB-JSB Dassault Falcon 2000 (171)
HB-JYA Airbus A320-214 (4250) Easyjet Switzerland
HB-JZF Airbus A319-111 (2184) Easyjet Switzerland
HB-JZI Airbus A319-111 (2245) Easyjet Switzerland
HB-JZL Airbus A319-111 (2353) Easyjet Switzerland
HB-JZO Airbus A319-111 (2398) Easyjet Switzerland
HB-JZR Airbus A320-214 (4034) Easyjet Switzerland
HB-JZZ Airbus A320-214 (4233) Easyjet Switzerland
HB-LUT Piaggio P-180 Avanti (1201) Greenwings SA
HB-LUT
HB-VCN Rockwell Sabreliner 65 (465-32) Sonnig AG
HB-VDO Cessna 551 Citation II (551-0133) Bluebair Jet SA
HB-VNA Cessna 560 Citation Excel (560-0280) Speedwings SA
HB-VOB Raytheon Hawker 800XPi (258733) MSC Aviation SA
HB-VOF Cessna 525 CitationJet (525-0623) TAG Aviation SA
HB-VOQ Hawker-Siddeley 125-1000A (259021) Sonnig AG
HB-ZEN Eurocopter EC135T2 (0257) Hospiteaux Universitaires De Geneve
I-STCD Cessna 510 Citation Mustang (510-0361) MyJet
J-3033 Northrop F-5E Tiger II (L1033) Swiss Air Force
J-3033
J-3094 Northrop F-5E Tiger II (L1094) Swiss Air Force
J-3094
J-5003 McDonnell-Douglas F/A-18C Hornet (1319) Swiss Air Force
J-5003
J-5010 McDonnell-Douglas F/A-18C Hornet (1345) Swiss Air Force
J-5010
LN-KKD Boeing 737-33V (29339) Norwegian
LX-EVM Dassault Falcon 2000LX (181) Global Jet Luxembourg SA
LX-JFN Pilatus PC-12/47 (855) Jetfly Aviation SA
LX-JFP Piaggio P-180 Avanti (1176) Jetfly Aviation SA
LX-JFR Pilatus PC-12/47E (1233) Jetfly Aviation SA
LX-LAB Pilatus PC-12/45 (531) Jetfly Aviation SA
LX-LAB
LX-LGW Embraer ERJ-145LU (145135) Luxair
LX-NAT Cessna 560 Citation Excel (560-5564) Luxaviation
LX-SEH Cessna 560 Citation Excel (560-5755) LuxAviation
LX-SEH
LX-TAI Pilatus PC-12/47E (1008) Jetfly Aviation SA
LX-TAI
LZ-CGO Boeing 737-301F (23237) Cargo Air
M-INOR Raytheon Hawker 900XP (HA-0059) Hampshire Aviation LLP
M-ODKZ Dassault Falcon 900EX (086) Skylane LP
M-RONE Dassault Falcon 2000EX (028) Ocean Sky Aircraft Management Ltd
M-YCEF Raytheon Hawker 850XP (258723) Sprint Ltd
M-YCEF
N235KK Gulfstream G4SP (1458) Capital Air Wings Two SA
N420QS Gulfstream G4SP (1320) NetJets
N446RT Cessna 680 Citation Sovereign (680-0296) CMFG Life Insurance Co
N45WF Piper PA-46-350P Malibu (4636214) Hexaconseil SARL Inc Trustee
N470QS Gulfstream G450 (4084) NetJets
N551VL Gulfstream G550 (5381) Wells Fargo Bank Northwest NA Trustee
N850AC Socata TBM850 (426) Lips Aviation
N930JG Dassault Falcon 50 (230) Frapair Ltd
N930JG
OE-FHA Cessna 510 Citation Mustang (510-0081) GlobeAir AG
OE-FXE Cessna 525A CitationJet 2 (525A0017) Speedwings Executive Jet GmbH
OE-GBG Raytheon Hawker 750 (HB-034)
OE-GOA Raytheon Hawker 900XP (HA-0180) MJet GmbH
OE-GUN Cessna 560 Citation Excel (560-5061) My Fair Jet GmbH
OE-GXL Cessna 560 Citation Excel (560-5154) Speedwings Executive Jet GmbH
OE-IAT Boeing 737-4M0(F) (29210) TNT Airways
OE-IEY
OE-LGX Bombardier Global Express (9323) VistaJet
OE-LPN Gulfstream G550 (5395)
OH-LKH Embraer Emb-190-100IGW (19000086) Finnair
OO-SSA Airbus A319-111 (2392) Brussels Airlines
OO-SSM Airbus A319-112 (1388) Brussels Airlines
OO-SSV Airbus A319-111 (2196) Brussels Airlines
OY-KFH Canadair Regional-Jet 900 (15240) SAS
PH-EZE Embraer Emb-190-100LR (19000288) KLM Cityhopper
RA-1671G Technoavia GM-17 Viper (GM-17-001) ex EX-052
RA-1671G
RA-1673G Technoavia GM-17 Viper (GM-17-003) ex EX-053
RA-1673G
SP-LID Embraer Emb-175-200LR (17000136) LOT Polish Airlines
TC-DGS Dassault Falcon 2000 (133) Swan
TC-JRG Airbus A321-231 (3283) THY - Turkish Airlines
TC-SCR Bombardier Challenger 300 (20136) Palmali Group
TC-SCR
TC-VPG Bombardier Challenger 300 (20218) Palmali
TS-IML Airbus A320-211 (0958) Tunisair
VP-BBJ Boeing 737-72U (29273) Picton II Ltd
VQ-BJW Dassault Falcon 900EX EASy (250)
YU-BZZ Cessna 550 Citation II (550-0924) Air Pink
YU-BZZ

Bern

A-930 Pilatus PC-7 (338) Swiss Air Force
A-936 Pilatus PC-7 (344) Swiss Air Force
D-CCBH Cessna 525B CitationJet 3 (525B0334) Bauhaus GmbH
D-FUEL Pilatus PC-12/45 (1038) ACSG GmbH
HB-AER Dornier Do.328-110 (3066) SkyWork Airlines
HB-AEV Dornier Do.328-110 (3056) SkyWork Airlines
HB-FOX Pilatus PC-12/45 (334) Lions Air AG
HB-JKJ Gulfstream G450 (4269) Nomad Aviation AG
HB-JKJ
HB-XTD Sud Aviation SA.315B Lama (2596) Heliswiss Schweizerische Helicopter AG
HB-XZB Agusta-Bell AB.206B-3 JetRanger (08735) Mountain Flyers 80 Ltd
HB-ZGM Robinson R44 (10735) Mountain Flyers 80 Ltd
HB-ZHF Schweizer 269C (S-1887) Eliticino SA
HB-ZJK Robinson R44 (12182) Mountain Flyers 80 Ltd
HB-ZJV Eurocopter AS.350B3 (3795) L Zogbi
HB-ZJV
HB-ZLJ Guimbal G-2 Cabri (1023) Heliswiss Schweizerische Helikopter AG
HB-ZLJ
HB-ZRF Eurocopter EC145C-2 (9215) Schweizerische Luft-Ambulanz AG
HB-ZRF
HB-ZSA Robinson R44 (10365) Mountain Flyers 80 Ltd
HB-ZTM Eurocopter AS.350B2 (3816) Mountain Flyers 80 Ltd
T-351 Eurocopter EC135P2i (0676) Swiss Air Force
T-783 Dassault Falcon 50 (067) Swiss Air Force