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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, Sun'n'Fun Florida, Air Expo Friedrichshafen, Rome, Paris Air Show, Kazakhstan/Kyrigistan, Scandinavia, Oshkosh/Florida, Hahnweide, Sliac/Zeltweg Shows

    Header Picture: N110JY Yakovlev Yak-110 at Oshkosh on 24/07/18 (credit Matthew Blunt)

    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:
    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
    27th Feb - 48 pics added to WEF Zurich 23/01/18
    04th Mar - 67 pics added to WEF Zurich 24/01/18
    08th Mar - 113 pics added to Tokyo-Haneda 26/05/17
    12th Mar - 81 pics added to WEF Zurich 25/01/18
    14th Mar - Logs & 69 pics added for Cheltenham HP & Gloucester 14/03/18
    26th Mar - Logs added for Aeroprints European Capitals Tour 17-24/03/18
    30th Mar - 125 pics added to Aeroprints European Capitals Tour 17-24/03/18
    31st Mar - 321 pics added to Japan 2017
    8th April - Logs and pics added for 03-04/04/18 - Zurich-Dubendorf-Stans-Alpnach-Emmen
    11th April - 75 pics added to Geneva 24/05/16
    22nd April - Logs added for Aero Expo Friedrichshafen tour
    7th May - Logs added for Istanbul & Antalya trip
    8th May - Logs added for Popham Microlight Fair
    9th May - Log added for BBML Inflation Day
    10th May - Log added for Verona 09/05 and log & pics added for Eurasia Airshow at Antalya 28/04 and Istanbul-Yesilkoy Museum 02/05/18
    31st May - Log added for EBACE Geneva
    1st-8th June - Logs added for Spain/Portugal tour
    22nd June - Logs added for Finland tour 14-17/06
    23rd June - Logs/pics added for Belarus tour 18-22/05
    24th June - Logs/pics added for Russia tour 16-23/04, log added for Old Warden Gyro Fly-in 09/06 and Charity Fly-in 23/06, pics added to BBML Inflation Day 28/04, log and pics added for Aero/Heli Expo Booker 15/06
    1st July - 110 pics added to Finland 14-15/06
    5th July - Logs added for French trip 27/06-01/07 inc Nancy Show. Logs started for Cyprus
    6th July - Logs added to Museum bar for 2018 visits to Finland, Russia and Belarus
    7th July - Log added for Yeovilton Air Day. Pics added to Luxembourg 28/07.
    18-19th July - Logs added for RIAT Fairford 13/07, Bastille Day Flypast 14/07, Flying Legends Duxford 15/07 and Farnborough Air Show 16/07
    9th August - Logs completed for Larnaca 07/18 and started for 08/18
    16th August - Logs added for Chicago and the drive North to Oshkosh.
    05/06th Sept - Logs & pics added for Sliac Air Show Tour.
    10th Sept - Log & pics added for Belgian Air Force Day, Kleine Brogel
    12th Sept - Log added for Radom Air Show 25/08/18
    16th Sept - Log and pics added for East Anglia trip 13/09/18
    17th Sept - Log & pics added for Deblin Families Day & Poland Tour 22-26/08/18
    18th Sept - Logs added for the SWAG USA Tour 28-29/07/18
    21st Sept - Logs & pics added for the SWAG USA Tour 30/07/18
    30th Sept - Logs & pics added for Cotswold Airport Revival Show
    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 07/08/18
    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

    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