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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 2019:
    Paris Air Show, Kazakhstan/Kyrigistan, Scandinavia, Oshkosh/Florida, Hahnweide, Zeltweg Show

    Header Picture: UP-MI602 Mil Mi-26T (34001212133) Kazakhstan Emercom at Boraldai, Kazakhstan on 08/07/19 (credit StuC)

    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:
    5th Jan - Log & 52 pics added for the Icicle Refrozen Balloon Meet, Newbury 05/01/19
    10th Jan - Logs added to the top Events dropdown for Oshkosh 2018
    18th Jan - Logs and some pics added for RichT's 2018 South Africa trip. See the South Africa section on the Side Bar
    28th Jan - Logs added for Zurich WEF 21-26/01/19
    1st Feb - Pictures added for Zurich WEF 21-26/01/19
    2nd Feb - Logs and pictures added for Geneva, Bern & Stans 23-25/01/19
    9-10th Feb - 238 pics added to Finland tour 06/18, see the Finland box on the sidebar
    13th Feb - BAPC Register updated
    14th Feb - Logs/pics added for Dusseldorf, Mönchengladbach & Maastricht 13/02/19
    15th Feb - 453 pics added to Popham Microlight Fair 05-06/05/18, see "Microlight Fair" on the top Events bar
    16th Feb - 165 pics added to Waterkloof Airshow 22/09/18, Cape Town 26/09 & Johannesburg 26/09. See the South Africa section on the Side Bar.
    20th Feb - 190 pics added to Johannesburg 16-17/09, Grand Central 18/09 and two museums to the top bar.
    27th Feb - Museu do Ar, Sintra 19/05/18 added to Portugal section of top museums bar. Finished adding 424 pics to Spain/Portugal tour 2018.
    28th Feb - 71 pics added to Vienna 31/08/18.
    1st Mar - 100 pics added to Yeovilton Air Day 07/07/18.
    6th Mar - Added 418 pics to Germany tour 2018.
    11th Mar - Log and 86 pics added for 3-day Geneva trip.
    15th Mar - 268 pics added to Expo Friedrichshafen 2018, see the Germany tab on the top Events bar.
    22nd Mar - 96 pics added to Oshkosh 2018 Seaplanes & Amphibians & 37 pics added to current military
    22nd Apr - Log added for AERO Friedrichshafen 2019
    2nd May - Logs added for Germany/Switzerland tour 04/19
    5th May - Logs added for Popham Microlight Fair and Abingdon Show
    9th May - 53 pics added to Lanseria 19/08/18
    14th May - Logs & pics added for Toulouse trip 08-10/05, logs added for Rome trip 10-12/05
    15th May - 72 pics added to Abingdon Show 05/19, 79 pics added to Speyer Museum 15/04/19
    16th May - 70 pics added to Rome trip Museum & preserved. 42 pics added to Rome-Urbe.
    24th May - Logs added for Midlands Air Festival balloons 19/05 and EBACE Geneva 20-22/05
    6th June - Log added for "Daks over Duxford"
    17th July - Logs added for Kazakhstan/Kyrygystan tour
    22nd August - Logs added for Scandinavian tour
    31st August - Logs added for LAA Rally, Sywell

    Sunday, 30 June 2013

    France - Paris Air Show 2013

    Paris Air Show

    Static/flying

    03/103-YQ Dassault Mirage 2000C (03) Preserved
    063 yellow Kamov Ka-52 Alligator (Unknown) Kamov
    07 red Sukhoi Su-35SM (Unknown) Sukhoi
    07 red
    37 Dassault Rafale (Unknown) French Navy
    37
    101 Dassault Rafale F.2C (101) French Air Force
    101
    106/113-HG Dassault Rafale F.2C (106) French Air Force
    106
    134 white Yakovlev Yak-130 (Unknown) Russian Air Force
    135/113-GN Dassault Rafale F.2C (135) French Air Force ..flying
    284 Aerosonde Mark 4.7 UAS (Unknown) USMC/USAF
    284
    617/133-IS Dassault Mirage 2000D (415) French Air Force
    617
    673 Dassault Mirage 2000D (547) French Air Force
    673
    (1010)/H58 Eurocopter EC725 (Unknown) Eurocopter/Mexican Air Force
    H58
    1271/EAC NH Industries NH-90TTH (1271) French Army
    1273/EAD NH Industries NH-90TTH (1273) French Army
    1273
    2040/BIH Eurocopter EC-665 Tigre (2040) French Army
    2040
    2046/BIN Eurocopter EC-665 Tigre (2046) French Army ..flying
    39827 SAAB JAS-39D Gripen (39827) Swedish Air Force
    39827
    (12-0141) GAAS MQ-9A Reaper (AF-142) USAF
    12-0141
    74+05 Eurocopter EC-665 Tigre (1005) German Army ..flying
    84-JU G1 Aviation Spyl (Unknown)
    84-GU
    192/5T-MAW Embraer Emb.314 Super Tucano (31400192) Mauritanian Islamic Air Force
    5T-MAW
    A7-BCD Boeing 787-8 (38322) Qatar Airways
    A7-BCD
    C-GUJL/(YL-BBV) Bombardier DHC-8-402Q (4444) Air Baltic
    C-GUJL
    C-GZQF/RM Bombardier CRJ-1000 (19035) Garuda Indonesia
    C-GZQF
    CPX619 Aermacchi M345 (NC201) Aermacchi
    CPX619
    CSX55134 SIAI-Marchetti SF-260TD (661) Aermacchi
    CSX55134
    D-ATRA Airbus A320-232 (0659) DLR
    D-ATRA
    D-CNEU Dornier Do.228-212NG (8206) RUAG Aerospace
    D-CNEU
    D-EJCH/I-NCOM Macchi MB.308 (5844/71)
    D-EJCH
    D-EMKF Xtreme Air XA-41 (03)
    F-AZTN Temco Globe GC-1B Swift (1151)
    F-AZZD Fouga CM-170R Magister (411)
    F-AZZD
    F-BLKY Moynet Jupiter 360-6 (03)
    F-BLKY
    F-BUAD Airbus A300B2-103 (003) SA Novespace
    F-GLYD Dassault Falcon 900EX EASy (263) Dassault Aviation
    F-GLYD
    F-GRGQ Embraer ERJ-135ER (145233) eccLeasing
    F-GRGQ
    F-GRPN Issoire APM-20 Lionceau (17)
    F-GRPN
    F-GXRP Robinson R44 (11711) Ixair
    F-GXRP
    F-HBGB Socata TBM700B (185) SOCATA
    F-HBGB
    F-HBVL Eurocopter EC120B (1648) HeliDax
    F-HBVL
    F-HFPH Cessna 172S (172S-10703)
    F-HFPH
    F-HGNT Airbus A320-211 (0234)
    F-HGRR Issoire APM-40 Simba (3)
    F-HGRR
    F-HHOP Issoire APM-30 (31)
    F-HHOP
    F-HKCK Cirrus Design SR-20 (2192)
    F-HKCK
    F-HMCG Dassault Falcon 2000S (703) Dassault Aviation
    F-HMCG
    F-HSTF Dassault Falcon 7X (166) Dassault Aviation
    F-HSTF
    F-HTLI Partenavia P.68 (473-37-OB2)
    F-HTLI
    F-MJDE/JDE/H56 Eurocopter EC135T2+ (0747) Gendarmerie
    F-MJDE
    F-PBHL Zenair CH.640 (104)
    F-PBHL
    F-PFJP Stolp SA.300 Starduster Too (265)
    F-PRYB Zenair CH.750 (75-8388)
    F-PRYB
    F-PZCH Zenair CH.640 Zodiac (105)
    F-PZCH
    "F-WATT" EADS/ACS E-Fan mock-up (Unknown) EADS
    F-WATT
    F-WNXT Nemesis Nemesis NXT (100)
    F-WNXT
    F-WUAV SAGEM S-15 Patroller (005) SAGEM
    F-WUAV
    F-WWDD Airbus A380-861 (004) Airbus Industrie
    F-WWDD
    F-WWEE ATR-72-600 (1092) Avianca
    F-WWEE
    F-WWMQ/0008 Airbus Military A.400M (008) Airbus Military/French Air Force
    F-WWMQ
    F-WWMZ Airbus Military A.400M (006) Airbus Military
    F-WWNX LH Aviation LH-10 (002) LH Aviation
    F-WWNX
    F-WWOG/H54 Eurocopter AS565MB Panther (Unknown) Eurocopter
    F-WWOG
    F-WWSK/LEA Airbus A380-841 (095) British Airways
    F-WWSK
    F-ZBGN Beech 350 King Air (FL-781) French Customs
    F-ZBGN
    F-ZXXX Eurocopter X3 (6015) Eurocopter France
    F-ZXXX
    G-275 Lockheed C-130H-30 Hercules (5275) Royal Netherlands Air Force
    HA-ABD WSK-PZL An-2P (1G235-21) Trener Kft
    HA-ABD
    HB-FVP Pilatus PC-12/47E (1385) Pilatus Flugzeugwerke AG
    HB-FVP
    HB-HZD Pilatus PC-21 (102) Pilatus Flugzeugwerke AG
    HB-HZD
    HB-LUT Piaggio P-180 Avanti (1201) Greenwings
    HB-LUT
    HB-RSC Lockheed C-121C Super Constellation (4175) Super Constellation Flyers Association
    HB-RSC
    HB-ZSU Bell Helicopters 429 (57067) Air Zermatt
    HB-ZSU
    I-AWTF AgustaWestland AW139 (Unknown) AgustaWestland
    I-PDVW/(XA-JLG) Sukhoi Superjet 100-95 (95023) Interjet
    I-PDVW
    I-PTFF AgustaWestland AW189 (49005) Bristow
    I-PTFF
    MM81540/EI-223 NH Industries NH-90TTH (1141) Italian Army
    MM81540
    MM81798/15-42 AgustaWestland AW139M (31420) Italian Air Force
    MM81798
    MMX614 Eurofighter Typhoon (PT002 - IPA2) Alenia
    MMX614
    N1008S/VT-ANN Boeing 787-8 (36285) Air India
    N1008S
    N256NM Beech 350 King Air (FL-777) Corporate
    N256NM
    N25Y Lockheed F-5G Lightning (422-8509) Flying Bulls
    N25Y
    N280GD IAI G280 (2004) Gulfstream Aerospace
    N280GD
    N3000B Raytheon T-6B 3000 (PH-1) Hawker Beechcraft Corporation
    N3000B
    N312PG Cirrus Design SR-22 (3934)
    N312PG
    N359PL Aeritalia MC-27J (4126) Alenia Aermacchi
    N359PL
    N3600X Cirrus Design SR-22T (0491)
    N3600X
    N381GX Bombardier Global 6000 (9381)
    N381GX
    N407GT Bell Helicopters 407GT (54322) Bell Textron
    N407GT
    N610AT Raytheon AT-6B (AT-1) Hawker Beechcraft Corporation
    N650PH Gulfstream G650 (6013) Gulfstream Aerospace
    N650PH
    N7555A Iomax ArchAngel (T660-100)
    N7555A
    N805EU Beech 350 King Air (FL-805) Beechcraft Corporation
    N8220M Beech A36 Bonanza (E-2795)
    N8220M
    N850GM Socata TBM850 (535)
    N850GM
    N991PC Cirrus Design SR-22T (0311)
    N991PC
    OE-9996 Diamond DA36 Dimona (36.859) Diamond Aircraft Industries GmbH
    OE-9996
    OE-DTU Diamond DA40NG Star (40.N039) Diamond Aircraft Industries GmbH
    OE-DTU
    OE-FMF Diamond DA 42MPP-NG (42.MN002) Diamond Airborne Sensing GmbH
    OE-FMF
    OE-FMG Tecnam P.2006T (097) Airborne Technologies GmbH
    OE-FMG
    OE-FMV Diamond DA.42M-NG GeoStar (42.339) Diamond Airborne Sensing GmbH
    OE-VRX Diamond DA 42MPP (42.M013) Diamond Aircraft Industries GmbH
    OE-VRX
    P4-KCI Embraer Emb-190-100LR (19000604) Air Astana
    P4-KCI
    SE-BOG/4 Boeing Stearman N2S-3 Kaydet (75-7128) Aerosuperbatics
    SE-MCG SAAB 340B (441) SAAB
    SE-MCG
    SP-YVF/H114 PZL-Mielec S-70i (703943) PZL-Mielec
    SP-YVF
    T-324 Eurocopter AS.332M1 Super Puma (2364) Swiss Air Force
    T-324
    UR-EXA Antonov An-70 (770102) Antonov Design Bureau
    UR-NTN Antonov An-158 (Unknown) Antonov Design Bureau
    ZK017/H British Aerospace Hawk T.2 (RT-008) Royal Air Force
    ZK017
    ZK-OXA Airbus A320-232(SL) (5629) Air New Zealand
    ZK-OXA
    ZZ392 Westland Wildcat AH.1 (490) AgustaWestland
    ZZ392
    Unmarked AgustaWestland "Project Zero" (Unknown) AgustaWestland
    Project Zero
    Unmarked AgustaWestland AW149 FSM (Unknown) Mock-up
    AW149
    Unmarked AgustaWestland AW169 (Unknown) stated by a rep to be the 4th prototype, which makes it I-AWCM c/n 69005 b/n AC4
    AW169
    Unmarked Ansaldo SVA.9 Replica (Unknown)
    Ansaldo
    Unmarked/H57 Eurocopter EC645 (Unknown) Eurocopter
    EC645
    Unmarked Kamov Ka-62 (Unknown) Mock-up ?
    KA-62
    Unmarked MBB Bo.105 (Unknown) Simulator
    Bo105
    Unmarked Nemesis Nemesis NXT (Unknown)
    Nemesis
    Unmarked Piaggio Aero P-1HH Hammerhead UAV (Unknown) Piaggio