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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
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    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
    17th September - Logs added for Old Timer Fly-In Hahnweide

    Wednesday, 12 March 2014

    12/03/14 - Staverton

    StuC had a day out for Cheltenham Races. Unfortunately the Course Heliport was closed until after racing had started due to poor visibility, so was not visited. Thanks to Keith and Dave for another excellent Staverton tour.

    D-EAWW Piper PA-28R-201 (28R-7837199)
    (D-HCKV)/"G-OPAS" Agusta A-109A-2 (7345) Fire Service
    EI-DMG Cessna 441 (441-0165)
    G-ASRO Piper PA-30-160 (30-395)
    G-ASSS Cessna 172E (172-51467)
    (G-ATHK) Aeronca 7AC Champion (7AC-971) ..under restoration
    G-ATSZ Piper PA-30-160 (30-1002)
    G-ATSZ
    G-ATTI Piper PA-28-140 (28-21951)
    G-AVGC Piper PA-28-140 (28-22777)
    G-AVJJ Piper PA-30-160 (30-1420)
    G-AWLZ Sportavia-Putzer RF-4D (4099)
    G-AXEV Beagle B121 Pup 150 (B070)
    G-AXIA Beagle B121 Pup 100 (B078)
    G-AXOS Socata MS.894A Rallye (11079)
    G-AYCG SNCAN Stampe SV.4C (59)
    G-AYWM Victa Airtourer T.4 (A.534)
    G-AZBE Victa Airtourer T.5 (A.535)
    G-AZGE SNCAN Stampe SV.4C (576)
    G-BARC Reims-Cessna FR.172J (0356)
    G-BARC
    G-BAUI Piper PA-23-250 (27-4335) Instructional Airframe
    G-BBCH Robin DR.400-108 (850) ..dismantled
    G-BEPF SNCAN Stampe SV.4C (424)
    G-BEVG Piper PA-34-200T (34-7570060)
    G-BEZO Reims-Cessna F.172M (1392)
    G-BFEK Reims-Cessna F.152 (1442)
    G-BGBA Robin R.2100A (133) ..dismantled
    G-BGBW Piper PA-38-112 (38-78A0670)
    G-BHCC Cessna 172M (172-66711)
    G-BHGY Piper PA-28R-200 (28R-7435086)
    G-BIAX Taylor JT.2 Titch (PFA 3228) ..dismantled
    G-BIMT Reims-Cessna FA.152 (0361)
    G-BKCC Piper PA-28-180 (28-7405099)
    G-BKDJ Robin DR.400-120 (1584)
    G-BKDJ
    G-BKIF Fournier RF-6B-100 (3)
    G-BLGV Bell Helicopters 206B (982) Heliflight
    G-BLLO Piper L-18C-95 Super Cub (18-3099)
    G-BLRF Slingsby T.67C (2014)
    G-BLWH Fournier RF-6B-100 (7)
    G-BOHH Cessna 172N (172-73906)
    G-BPVN Piper PA-32R-301T (32R-8029073)
    G-BRBN Pitts S-1S Special (G.3)
    G-BSGK Piper PA-34-200T (34-7870331)
    G-BSWC/112 Boeing Stearman PT-13D Kaydet (75-5560)
    G-BUUF Slingsby T.67MII (2116)
    G-BUUF
    G-BUVA Piper PA-22-135 (22-1301)
    G-BUXS Bolkow Bo-105DBS-4 (S-41/913) Bond Air Services
    G-BVMM Robin HR.200-100 (41)
    G-BWNM Piper PA-28R-180 (28R-30435)
    G-BWOH Piper PA-28-161 (2841061)
    G-BWOH
    G-BXRV Van's RV-4 (PFA 181-12482)
    G-BYPE Socata GY-80-160D Horizon (180)
    G-BZHU WAG-Aero Sport Trainer (AACA/351)
    G-CAHA Piper PA-34-200T (34-7770010)
    G-CDCV Robinson R44 (10536)
    G-CEDX Evektor SportStar (2006-2827)
    G-CEHL Evektor SportStar (2007-2928)
    G-CEMI Europa Europa XS (PFA 247-13989)
    G-CGPY/671 Boeing Stearman PT-13D Kaydet (75-5303)
    G-CGRD Cirrus Design SR-22 (2234)
    G-CGRD
    G-CGRL Robinson R44 (1192)
    G-CHUP Aeropro Eurofox (LAA 376-15188)
    G-CPXC Mudry CAP-10B (301)
    G-CVLN AutoGyro Europe Cavalon (RSUK/CVLN/003)
    G-DIZY Piper PA-28R-201T (28R-7703401)
    G-DLAK Cessna 208 Floatplane (208-00340) Loch Lomond Seaplanes
    G-DOBS Van's RV-8 (PFA 303-14739)
    G-DSID Piper PA-34-220T (3447001)
    G-EELS Cessna 208B (208B-0619)
    G-EKIR Piper PA-28-161 (2841157)
    G-ESTA Cessna 550 (550-0127) Executive Aviation Services
    G-EWIZ Pitts S-2SE Special (S.18)
    G-FMLY Rockwell Commander 114B (14655)
    G-FORC SNCAN Stampe SV.4C (665)
    G-FORZ Pitts S-1S Special (PFA 009-13393)
    G-GCDC Cirrus Design SR-20 (2008)
    G-GDRV Van's RV-6 (21367)
    G-GEHP Piper PA-28RT-201T (28R-8218014)
    G-GFCA Piper PA-28-161 (2841100)
    G-GFRO Robin ATL (64)
    G-GFRO
    G-GREY Piper PA-46-350P (4636155)
    G-GURN Piper PA-31-310 (31-7912117)
    G-GURN
    G-GYTO Piper PA-28-161 (2842082)
    G-HIVA/8 Cessna 337A (337-0429)
    G-HPSL Rockwell Commander 114B (14682)
    G-IASL Beech 60 Duke (P-21) Fire Service
    G-IENN Cirrus Design SR-20 (1899)
    G-IENN
    G-IPEP Beech B55 Baron (TC-2259)
    G-JBIZ Cessna 550 (550-0073) 247 Jet
    G-JHPC Cessna 182T (182-82125)
    G-LBRC Piper PA-28RT-201 (28R-7918051)
    G-LFSB Piper PA-38-112 (38-78A0072)
    G-LNAA McD-D Helicopters MD-902 (900-00074) Specialist Aviation Services
    G-LUST Luscombe 8E (6492)
    G-MAXI Piper PA-34-200T (34-7670150)
    G-MDPI Agusta A-109A-2 (7393)
    G-NIFE/156 SNCAN Stampe SV.4A (156)
    G-OCAC Robin R.2112 (371)
    G-OCAC
    G-ODHB Robinson R44 (10985)
    G-OHAM Robinson R44 (10743)
    G-OJBB Enstrom F280FX (2084)
    G-OLFY Aerostyle Breezer B600 (028LSA)
    G-OLSA Aerostyle Breezer (014LSA)
    G-OMNI Piper PA-28R-200 (28R-7335130)
    G-OMNI
    G-OOMA Piper PA-28-161 (28-8116030)
    G-OPFA Alpi Aviation Pioneer 300 (PFA 330-14298)
    G-OPSS Cirrus Design SR-20 (1458)
    G-OPSS
    G-PCOP Beech B200 King Air (BB-1860)
    G-PDAY Agusta A-109S (22011) GB Helicopters
    G-PDAY
    G-PLAY Robin R.2112 (170)
    G-PRDH Aerospatiale AS.355F2 (5367) Bristow Helicopters (Severn)
    G-PTEA Piper PA-46-350P (4636327)
    G-PTEA
    G-RAWS RotorWay Executive 162F (6492/6978)
    G-RRAK Enstrom 480B (5055)
    G-SAUO Cessna A.185F (185-02324)
    G-SAUO
    G-SBAP Rans S.6 (LAA 204-14991)
    G-SHED Piper PA-28-181 (28-7890068)
    G-SPTT Diamond DA 40D Star TDI (D4.249)
    G-TAAB Cirrus Design SR-22 (1769)
    G-TAAB
    G-TECB Tecnam P.2006T (122)
    G-TECT Tecnam P.2006T (077)
    G-TMHK Piper PA-38-112 (38-78A0025)
    G-TRJB Beech A36 Bonanza (E-2719)
    G-TRJB
    G-TWSR Silence Aircraft Twister (PFA 329-14385) ..dismantled
    G-URSA Sikorsky S-76C++ (760699) Premiair Aviation Services
    G-VPPL SOCATA TB-20 Trinidad (283)
    G-VPPL
    G-VZIM Robin R.2120 (160A-07012)
    G-WARX Piper PA-28-161 (2842038)
    G-WAVV Robin HR.200-120B (291)
    G-WIZZ Agusta-Bell AB.206B (8540) Rise Helicopters
    G-XXEB Sikorsky S-76C-2 (760753)
    G-XXEB
    G-YPRS Cessna 550 (550-0935) Executive Aviation Services
    G-ZZDD Schweizer 269C (S 1294)
    M-ERRY Sikorsky S-76B (760356)
    M-ERRY
    M-ONTY Sikorsky S-76C++ (760696)
    M-ONTY
    M-USCA Socata TBM850 (456)
    M-USCA
    M-WMWM Cessna 525A (525A-0113)
    M-WOOD Cessna 550 (550-1042) Executive Aviation Services
    M-ZUMO Pilatus PC-12/47 (732)
    N10522 Piper PA-46-350P (4636398)
    N109TF Agusta A-109A-2 (7328)
    N10MC Cirrus Design SR-22 (1084)
    N1424C Cessna 182T (182-81610)
    N147CD Cirrus Design SR-20 (1043)
    N14MT Cessna TR.182 (R182-01227)
    N215DS Diamond DA 40 Star (40.829)
    N215DS
    N224RC Cirrus Design SR-22 (2919)
    N224RC
    (N225RB) Cirrus Design SR-22T (0010) unmarked, ex G-OOEX
    N250CC Piper PA-24-250 (24-1931)
    N278SA/72 Cessna 177RG (177RG-0571)
    N3600X Cirrus Design SR-22T (0491)
    N370RC Piper PA-31-310 (31-268)
    N4381Y Beech 99 (U-71) Aerodynamics
    N46WK Piper PA-46-500TP (4697090)
    N477PM Piper PA-31-310 (31-7300956)
    N478AP Piper PA-31-310 (31-7400993)
    N510W Bell Helicopters 222B (47133)
    N533DL Cessna 208 (208-00533) Aerodynamics
    N5347V Piper PA-46-500TP (4697126)
    N5347V
    N53517 Piper PA-46-350P (4636330)
    N542CD Cirrus Design SR-22 (1186)
    N669MA Cirrus Design SR-22 (2620)
    N731 Boeing Stearman PT-13A Kaydet (75-045)
    N790SR Cirrus Design SR-22 (2859)
    N790SR
    N800VM Beech 76 Duchess (ME-318)
    N8523Y Piper PA-30-160 (30-1684)
    N8523Y
    N899DZ Beech B.99 (U-153) Aerodynamics
    N899DZ
    (N936CT [1]) Cirrus SR-22 (3111) ..ballistic recovery system initiated 06/06/13 due to pilot disorientation and came back to earth by parachute. Replaced as N936CT by c/n 0648.
    SR22 3111
    N9220G Piper PA-46-350P (4622139)
    N947AC Cirrus Design SR-22 (2020)
    N947AC
    N96FL Cirrus Design SR-22 (2899)
    N988SR Cirrus Design SR-22 (2038)
    OK-UBA LET L-410UVP-E16 (892319) Citywing
    OK-UBA
    OY-JJB Dornier Do.328-310 (3199) Sun-Air
    OY-JJB