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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:
    WEF Zurich, Geneva Motor Show, Sun'n'Fun Florida, Air Expo Friedrichshafen, Rome, Paris Air Show, Kazakhstan/Kyrigistan, Scandinavia, Oshkosh/Florida, Hahnweide, Zeltweg Show

    Header Picture: OO-SND Airbus A20-214 (1838) Brussels Airlines at Lisbon on 17/05/18 (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:
    1st & 2nd Oct - Logs & pics added for the SWAG USA Tour 31/07-01/08/18
    6th Oct - Logs added for the SWAG USA Tour 02/08/18
    8th Oct - Logs added for Stokes Bay US Carrier trip 07/10/18
    17th Oct - Logs added for the SWAG USA Tour 03/08/18
    27th Oct - Final Logs added for the SWAG USA Tour 04 & 05/08/18
    7th Nov - Logs and pics added for China Aviation Museum & China Civil Aviation Museum 14/10/18
    9th Nov - Logs and pics added for trip to Gloucester, Kemble & Oaksey park
    13th Nov - Logs and pics added for museums and technical schools in Ukraine and North Korea
    24th Nov - Logs added for Airbus factory visit etc
    1st Dec - 62 pictures added to Old Warden Gyro Meet 09/06/18 and 80 added to Farnborough Air Show 16/07/18
    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.

    Tuesday, 11 March 2014

    10-16/03/14 - Malta

    RichT's second week in Malta.

    10/03/14 - Malta IAP

    9H-AFJ Learjet 60 (60-030) Eurojet Malta
    9H-BOM Canadair Challenger 605 (5785) Orion Malta Ltd
    A6-EMN Boeing 777 (29063) Emirates
    CS-DLD Dassault Falcon 2000EX (109) NetJets Europe
    D-AISF Airbus A321 (1260) Lufthansa
    EI-DAE Boeing 737NG (33545) Ryanair
    EI-DTK Airbus A320 (4075) Alitalia
    EI-DWI Boeing 737NG (33643) Ryanair
    EI-EFH Boeing 737NG (35012) Ryanair
    EI-EGB Boeing 737NG (38491) Ryanair
    G-EZFH Airbus A319 (3854) EasyJet
    G-EZTY Airbus A320 (4554) EasyJet
    HZ-A2 Airbus A320 (3164) Alpha Stars Aviation Services
    HZ-A4 Airbus A319 (1494) Alpha Stars Aviation Services
    LZ-ABR Antonov An-26 (13905) Bright Aviation Services
    SE-MFA Fokker 50 (20118) MiniLiner
    SX-BHV Airbus A320 (0293) Hermes Airlines

    11/03/14 - Malta IAP - arranged visit to the Armed Forces of Malta Air Wing, many thanks to my host

    9H-ABZ/(AS9214) Breda Nardi Hughes NH.500M (0227M)
    AS0020 Scottish Aviation Bulldog T.1 (BH.120/337) ..wreck stored
    AS0021 Scottish Aviation Bulldog T.1 (BH.120/345)
    AS0022 Scottish Aviation Bulldog T.1 (BH.120/358)
    AS0023 Scottish Aviation Bulldog T.1 (BH.120/363)
    AS0124 Scottish Aviation Bulldog T.1 (BH.120/240)
    AS1126 Hawker Beechcraft King Air B200 (BB-2016)
    AS1126
    AS1227 Hawker Beechcraft King Air B200 (BB-2018)
    AS7204 Agusta-Bell 47G-2 (1991) ..stored
    AS9211 Aerospatiale SA.316B Alouette III (2295)
    AS9211
    AS9212 Aerospatiale SA.316B Alouette III (2315)
    AS9212
    AS9213 Breda Nardi Hughes NH.500M (0220M)
    AS9315 Aerospatiale SA.316B Alouette III (2288)
    ASS9315
    AS9516 PBN BN-2B-26 Islander (2159)
    AS9516
    AS9617 Aerospatiale SA.316B Alouette III (1209)
    AS9618 Aerospatiale SA.316B Alouette III (1399)
    AS9819 PBN BN-2B-26 Islander (2156)
    AS9819
    MM81145 Agusta-Bell 212AM (5802) Italian Air Force/MIATM
    MM81145
    MM81159 Agusta-Bell 212AM (5816) Italian Air Force/MIATM
    MM81159
    WT483 English Electric Canberra T.4 (EEP71438) ..stored for Malta Aviation Museum
    WT483

    11/03/14 - Malta IAP

    9H-AFJ Learjet 60 (60-030) Eurojet Malta
    9H-AVM Boeing 757 (24527) Jetmagic
    9H-AVM
    9H-CFA Tecnam P.2002-JF Sierra (224) Hub-Air SPRL - Hubert Aviation Academy
    9H-CFC Tecnam P.2002-JF Sierra (211) Hub-Air SPRL - Hubert Aviation Academy
    9H-CFA/C/D
    9H-CFD Tecnam P.2002-JF Sierra (212) Hub-Air SPRL - Hubert Aviation Academy
    9H-CFD
    9H-SKY Tecnam P.2002-JF Sierra (126) Sky People Aviation Training Ltd
    9L-LDJ BAC 1-11 (242) Fire Service
    A6-EMX Boeing 777 (32702) Emirates
    CS-DLD Dassault Falcon 2000EX (109) NetJets Europe
    CS-DUF Raytheon Hawker 750 (HB-019) NetJets Europe
    CS-DUF
    D-AIDV Airbus A321 (5413) Lufthansa
    D-AIHY Airbus A340 (987) Lufthansa
    D-AISF Airbus A321 (1260) Lufthansa
    D-ALPC Airbus A330 (444) Air Berlin
    D-ALPE Airbus A330 (469) Air Berlin
    EI-DCY Boeing 737NG (33570) Ryanair
    EI-DLN Boeing 737NG (33595) Ryanair
    EI-DOP Airbus A320 (0816) stored, International Lease Finance Corp ex Windjet
    EI-DPP Boeing 737NG (33613) Ryanair
    EI-DYX Boeing 737NG (37517) Ryanair
    EI-EMM Boeing 737NG (38514) Ryanair
    G-EZBM Airbus A319 (3059) EasyJet
    G-EZDU Airbus A319 (3735) EasyJet
    G-EZGB Airbus A319 (4437) EasyJet
    G-EZGD Airbus A319 (4451) EasyJet
    G-EZTL Airbus A320 (4012) EasyJet
    G-FDZS Boeing 737NG (35147) Thomson Airways
    G-TAWD Boeing 737NG (37265) Thomson Airways
    G-TCDC Airbus A321 (5872) Thomas Cook Airlines
    G-ZBAH Airbus A320 (1413) Monarch Airlines
    HA-LPL Airbus A320 (3166) Wizz Air
    HB-IVX DHC-7 (091) wfu, Benaviation SA
    HB-IVX
    I-BIKA Airbus A320 (0951) Alitalia
    N720JR Boeing 720 (18451) wfu, JAR Aircraft Services Inc
    OD-LEA Raytheon Hawker 850XP (258792) Executive Aircraft Services SAL
    OK-OKL Piper PA-42 Cheyenne (42-8001060) L-Consult S.R.O.
    OO-CFB Diamond DA-42 Twinstar (42.018) Hub-Air SPRL - Hubert Aviation Academy
    OO-KDA Cirrus SR-20 (2036) Aviapro
    OY-MSI Canadair Global Express (9032) ExecuJet Europe A/S
    PH-MFX Cessna Citation VI (650-0240) JetNetherlands BV
    SE-MFA Fokker 50 (20118) MiniLiner
    T.12B-53 Casa 212 (096) Spanish Air Force
    TC-FTG Dassault Falcon 900EX (161) Rixos Turizm
    TC-JKJ Boeing 737NG (34297) THY - Turkish Airlines

    12/03/14 - Malta IAP

    5A-DCM Dassault Falcon 50 (068) Libyan Airlines
    A6-EMI Boeing 777 (27250) Emirates
    D-AISO Airbus A321 (3625) Lufthansa
    EI-DHS Boeing 737NG (33580) Ryanair
    EI-DLR Boeing 737NG (33596) Ryanair
    EI-DSN Airbus A320 (3412) Alitalia
    EI-DYX Boeing 737NG (37517) Ryanair
    F-GRHP Airbus A319 (1344) Air France
    G-EZDL Airbus A319 (3569) EasyJet
    G-EZTI Airbus A320 (3975) EasyJet
    HZ-A4 Airbus A319 (1494) Alpha Stars Aviation Services
    SE-MFA Fokker 50 (20118) MiniLiner
    TC-ATR Airbus A321 (1451) Atlasjet Airlines
    TC-JKO Boeing 737NG (34300) THY - Turkish Airlines
    TS-LBE ATR-72 (794) Tunisair Express

    13/03/14 - Malta IAP

    9H-AET Dornier 328 (3117) Med Avia - Mediterranean Aviation Co Ltd
    9H-LEO Cessna Citation II (550-0139) Luxwing Ltd
    A6-EMG Boeing 777 (27252) Emirates
    D-AIHY Airbus A340 (987) Lufthansa
    D-AIKC Airbus A330 (579) Lufthansa
    D-AISW Airbus A321 (4054) Lufthansa
    D-AIUC Airbus A320 (6006) Lufthansa
    EI-DHZ Boeing 737NG (33583) Ryanair
    EI-DSC Airbus A320 (2995) Alitalia
    EI-DYX Boeing 737NG (37517) Ryanair
    EI-EBW Boeing 737NG (35010) Ryanair
    EI-EFH Boeing 737NG (35012) Ryanair
    G-EZDM Airbus A319 (3571) EasyJet
    G-EZFR Airbus A319 (4125) EasyJet
    G-EZGM Airbus A319 (4778) EasyJet
    G-EZTL Airbus A320 (4012) EasyJet
    HB-VWZ Cessna Citation Mustang (510-0341) Luciano Zogbi
    SE-MFA Fokker 50 (20118) MiniLiner
    SP-ENC Boeing 737 (25376) Enter Air
    TS-INN Airbus A320 (0793) Libyan Airlines
    UR-CKC Antonov An-74 (36547095905) Cavok Air

    14/03/14 - Malta IAP

    9H-AEG Airbus A319 (2113) Air Malta
    9H-AEG
    9H-AEL Airbus A319 (2332) Air Malta
    9H-AEL
    9H-AEN Airbus A320 (2665) Air Malta
    9H-AEN
    9H-AEP Airbus A320 (3056) Air Malta
    9H-AEP
    9H-AEQ Airbus A320 (3068) Air Malta
    9H-AEQ
    9H-AET Dornier 328 (3117) Med Avia - Mediterranean Aviation Co Ltd
    9H-AET
    9H-AEW DHC-8 (222) Danish Air Transport
    9H-AEW
    9H-AFJ Learjet 60 (60-030) Eurojet Malta
    9H-AFJ
    9H-AFV Cessna 152 (15282328) Malta School of Flying
    9H-AGA Diamond Aircraft DA40D Star (D4.298)
    9H-AGB Diamond Aircraft DA20-C1 Eclipse (C0477)
    9H-BOM Canadair Challenger 605 (5785) Orion Malta Ltd
    9H-BOM
    9H-CFA Tecnam P.2002-JF Sierra (224) Hub'Air SPRL
    9H-CFA
    9H-CFD Tecnam P.2002-JF Sierra (212) Hub'Air SPRL
    9H-SNT Piper PA-28RT-201T Turbo Arrow 4 (28R-8031016) European Pilot Academy
    9H-SNT
    A6-EMV Boeing 777 (28687) Emirates
    A6-EMV
    CS-TNM Airbus A320 (1799) TAP Portugal
    D-AISV Airbus A321 (4047) Lufthansa
    D-AISV
    D-AISW Airbus A321 (4054) Lufthansa
    D-ALEE Boeing 757 (22183) European Air Transport
    EI-DHT Boeing 737NG (33581) Ryanair
    EI-DHT
    EI-DPW Boeing 737NG (35552) Ryanair
    EI-DPW
    EI-DWE Boeing 737NG (36074) Ryanair
    EI-DWE
    EI-DWL Boeing 737NG (33618) Ryanair
    EI-DWL
    EI-DYX Boeing 737NG (37517) Ryanair
    EI-DYX
    EI-EFH Boeing 737NG (35012) Ryanair
    EI-EFH
    EI-ESR Boeing 737NG (34995) Ryanair
    EI-ESR
    G-BEHH Piper PA-32R-300 Cherokee Lance (32R-7680323)
    G-EZWN Airbus A320 (5757) EasyJet
    G-EZWN
    HZ-A4 Airbus A319 (1494) Alpha Stars Aviation Services
    N50GN Beech King Air 90 (LJ-1889) Charles C Schroeder
    OE-IEL Canadair Global Express (9099) Tyrolean Jet Service
    OK-OKL Piper PA-42 Cheyenne (42-8001060) L-Consult S.R.O.
    OK-OKL
    OO-KDA Cirrus SR-20 (2036)
    OO-KDA
    SE-MFA Fokker 50 (20118) MiniLiner
    TC-ATR Airbus A321 (1451) Atlasjet Airlines
    TC-ATR
    TS-INN Airbus A320 (0793) Libyan Airlines