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Here we will post logs and pictures taken on aircraft spotting trips.
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With luck we are intending to visit the following in 2018:
Friedrichshafen Expo, Spain/Portugal, Oshkosh/Florida

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

Logs/pics - If you have any topical logs and pics from interesting places we could use on the blog please contact me at the address above. Especially welcome would be any museums we haven't yet covered.

Friday, 8 August 2014

07-08/08/14 - Bristol Balloon Fiesta

Attended by StuC.

Thursday 7th

Visitors

G-BEWY Bell 206B Jet Ranger (348) Polo Aviation Ltd, pleasure flights
G-BEWY
ZD274/M Westland Lynx AH.7 (277) Army Air Corps, arena attraction, departed 17:40
ZD274

Inflations 18:00-20:30

F-GOCO Cameron Balloon N-90 (10657)
F-GOCO
G-BTHF Cameron Balloon V-90 (2543)
G-BTHF
G-BUHU Cameron Balloon N-105 (2785)
G-BUHU
G-CBHW Cameron Balloon Z-105 (10217)
G-CBHW
G-CBOW Cameron Balloon Z-120 (10302)
G-CBOW
G-CDIH Cameron Balloon Z-275 (10613)
G-CDIH
G-CDIT Cameron Balloon Z-105 (10702)
G-CDIT
G-CERC Cameron Balloon Z-350 (11602)
G-CERC
G-CFCC Cameron Balloon Z-275 (11103)
G-CFCC
G-CGZR Cameron Balloon Z-350 (11603)
G-CGZR
G-CHVC Cameron Balloon C-60 (11742)
G-CHVC
G-CHVI Cameron Balloon Z-210 (11725)
G-CHVI
G-CHXF Cameron Balloon A-140 (11700)
G-CHXF
G-CIGI Lindstrand LBL-77A (1481)
G-CIGI
G-CIHC Cameron Balloon Z-105 (11800)
G-CIHC
G-CIHG Cameron Balloon Z-90 (11841)
G-CIHG
G-CIHN Cameron Balloon Z-120 (11785)
G-CIHN
G-DRPO Cameron Balloon Z-105 (11822)
G-DRPO
G-ENGR Head Balloon AX8-105 (380) (third from left)
Bristol Balloons
G-FMGB Cameron Balloon Z-90 (11756)
G-FMGB
G-GOAL Lindstrand LBL-105A (420)
G-GOAL
G-HRDY Cameron Balloon Z-105 (11849)
G-HRDY
G-IBCF Cameron Balloon Z-105 (11677)
G-IBCF
G-LAMP Cameron SS Balloon Lightbulb-110 (4899)
G-LAMP
G-OFAA Cameron Balloon Z-105 (10886)
G-OFAA
G-OMGR Cameron Balloon Z-105 (11095)
G-OMGR
G-PLLT Lindstrand LBL SS Box (1308)
G-PLLT
G-PRZI Cameron Balloon A-375 (11798)
G-PRZI
G-RCOH Cameron SS Balloon Cube-105 (11681)
G-RCOH
G-RMUG Cameron SS Balloon Mug-90 (3450) British Balloon Museum & Library
G-RMUG
G-TOPB Cameron Balloon Z-140 (11718)
G-TOPB
G-UPOI Cameron Balloon TR-84 S1 (11296)
G-UPOI
G-VBAE Cameron Balloon A-400 (11624)
G-VBAE
G-WAYS Lindstrand LBL-105A (1307)
G-WAYS
G-WHIL Kubicek Balloon BB-SS Cup (977)
G-WHIL
N91046 Aerostar Daisy (Daisy-3001)
N91046
OO-BGV Cameron Balloon A-210 (11477)
OO-BGV
OO-BHC Cameron SS Balloon Smurf (4266)
OO-BHC
OO-BQM Ultramagic M-130 (130/33)
OO-BQM

Night Glow 21:30

EI-ECC Cameron Balloon Z-90 (11213)
G-BZDJ Cameron Balloon Z-105 (4832)
G-CCTS Cameron Balloon Z-120 (10570)
G-CDDN Lindstrand LBL-90A (903)
G-CDWD Cameron Balloon Z-105 (10827)
G-CEKS Cameron Balloon Z-105 (11003)
G-CFEK Cameron Balloon Z-105 (11176)
G-CFSL Kubicek Balloon BB-26Z (642)
G-CHXS Cameron Balloon C-90 (11754)
G-CIHC Cameron Balloon Z-105 (11800)
G-CIHG Cameron Balloon Z-90 (11841)
G-CIHO Cameron Balloon Z-77 (11813)
G-DRPO Cameron Balloon Z-105 (11822)
G-ENGR Head Balloon AX8-105 (380)
G-FMGB Cameron Balloon Z-90 (11756)
G-FWAY Lindstrand LBL-90A (967)
G-HRDY Cameron Balloon Z-105 (11849)
G-JHAA Cameron Balloon Z-90 (11647)
G-MLTA Ultramagic M-77 (77/377)
G-OCTS Cameron Balloon Z-90 (11108)
G-RENI Kubicek Balloon BB-30Z (936)
G-WAYS Lindstrand LBL-105A (1307)
and an unknown Cameron company balloon

Friday 8th

Inflations 06:15-08:00
Bristol Balloons

EI-ECC Cameron Balloon Z-90 (11213)
EI-ECC
F-GOCO Cameron Balloon N-90 (10657)
F-GOCO
G-BLVA Airtour Balloon AH-31 (AH.004)
G-BLVA
G-BOEK Cameron Balloon V-77 (1658)
G-BOEK
G-BOOB Cameron Balloon N-65 (515)
G-BOOB
G-BOOZ Cameron Balloon N-77 (904)
G-BOOZ
G-BOWV Cameron Balloon V-65 (1800)
G-BOWV
G-BSNU Thunder & Colt 105A (1811)
G-BSNU
G-BTHF Cameron Balloon V-90 (2543)
G-BTHF
G-BTJD Thunder & Colt Ax8-90 S2 (1865)
G-BTJD
G-BUEI Thunder & Colt Ax8-105 (2172)
G-BUEI
G-BWMH Lindstrand LBL-77B (152)
G-BWMH
G-BWPP Sky 105-24 (031)
G-BWPP
G-BXJH Cameron Balloon N-42 (4194)
G-BXJH
G-BXJO Cameron Balloon O-90 (4190)
G-BXJO
G-BXXG Cameron Balloon N-105 (3662)
G-BXXG
G-BYTW Cameron Balloon O-90 (4747)
G-BYTW
G-BZFD Cameron Balloon N-90 (2725)
G-BZFD
G-BZKU Cameron Balloon Z-105 (4931)
G-BZKU
G-BZYY Cameron Balloon N-90 (10130)
G-BZYY
G-CBHW Cameron Balloon Z-105 (10217)
G-CBHW
G-CBIH Cameron Balloon Z-31 (10243)
G-CBIH
G-CBNI Lindstrand LBL-90A (857)
G-CBNI
G-CBOW Cameron Balloon Z-120 (10302)
G-CBOW
G-CBRK Ultramagic M-77 (77/212)
G-CBRK
G-CBVD Cameron Balloon C-60 Concept (10338)
G-CBVD
G-CCGY Cameron Balloon Z-105 (10422)
G-CCGY
G-CCJY Cameron Balloon Z-42 (10465)
G-CCJY
G-CCPP Cameron Balloon C-70 Concept (10515)
G-CCPP
G-CCTS Cameron Balloon Z-120 (10570)
G-CCTS
G-CCYU Ultramagic S-90 (90/70)
G-CCYU
G-CDDN Lindstrand LBL-90A (903)
G-CDDN
G-CDGN Cameron Balloon C-90 Concept (10641)
G-CDGN
G-CDIH Cameron Balloon Z-275 (10613)
G-CDIH
G-CDIT Cameron Balloon Z-105 (10702)
G-CDIT
G-CDJX Cameron Balloon N-56 (10715)
G-CDJX
G-CDWD Cameron Balloon Z-105 (10827)
G-CDWD
G-CEJC Cameron Balloon N-77 (2208)
G-CEJC
G-CEJZ Cameron Balloon C-90 (10970)
G-CEJZ
G-CEKS Cameron Balloon Z-105 (11003)
G-CEKS
G-CELM Cameron Balloon C-80 (10931)
G-CELM
G-CERC Cameron Balloon Z-350 (11602)
G-CERC
G-CFCC Cameron Balloon Z-275 (11103)
G-CFCC
G-CFEK Cameron Balloon Z-105 (11176)
G-CFEK
G-CFRF Lindstrand LBL-31A (1232)
G-CFRF
G-CFSL Kubicek Balloon BB-26Z (642)
G-CFSL
G-CFUX Cameron Balloon C-80 (11282)
G-CFUX
G-CFXP Lindstrand LBL-105A (1168)
G-CFXP
G-CGVY Cameron Balloon Z-77 (11474)
G-CGVY
G-CGWU Ultramagic S-90 (90/117)
G-CGWU
G-CGZR Cameron Balloon Z-350 (11603)
G-CHBX Lindstrand LBL-77A (1394)
G-CHBX
G-CHEL Thunder & Colt 77B (4823)
G-CHEL
G-CHFM Cameron Balloon Z-120 (11625)
G-CHFM
G-CHIO Cameron Balloon Z-120 (10568)
G-CHIO
G-CHVC Cameron Balloon C-60 (11742)
G-CHVC
G-CHVI Cameron Balloon Z-210 (11725)
G-CHVI
G-CHXF Cameron Balloon A-140 (11700)
G-CHXF
G-CHXS Cameron Balloon C-90 (11754)
G-CHXS
G-CIGI Lindstrand LBL-77A (1481)
G-CIGI
G-CIHC Cameron Balloon Z-105 (11800)
G-CIHC
G-CIHG Cameron Balloon Z-90 (11841)
G-CIHG
G-CIHI Cameron Balloon V-77 (11721)
G-CIHI
G-CIHN Cameron Balloon Z-120 (11785)
G-CIHN
G-CIHO Cameron Balloon Z-77 (11813)
G-CIHO
G-CIJB Cameron Balloon Z-90 (11806)
G-CIJB
G-CJDN Cameron Balloon C-90 (11335)
G-CJDN
G-COSY Lindstrand LBL-56A (017)
G-COSY
G-DOOM Cameron Balloon Z-105 (10660)
G-DOOM
G-DRPO Cameron Balloon Z-105 (11822)
G-DUGI Lindstrand LBL-90A (562)
G-DUGI
G-ENGR Head Balloon AX8-105 (380)
G-ENGR
G-FMGB Cameron Balloon Z-90 (11756)
G-FMGB
G-FOWS Cameron Balloon N-105 (3995)
G-FOWS
G-FWAY Lindstrand LBL-90A (967)
G-FWAY
G-GOAL Lindstrand LBL-105A (420)
G-GOAL
G-GOGB Lindstrand LBL-90A (1011)
G-GOGB
G-HRDY Cameron Balloon Z-105 (11849)
G-HRDY
G-IBCF Cameron Balloon Z-105 (11677)
G-IBCF
G-IOFR Lindstrand LBL-105A (1041)
G-IOFR
G-JULU Cameron Balloon V-90 (3611)
G-JULU
G-KSKS Cameron Balloon N-105 (4963)
G-KSKS
G-LAAC Cameron Balloon C-90 Concept (10778)
G-LAAC
G-LAMP Cameron SS Balloon Lightbulb-110 (4899)
G-LAMP
G-LOWS Sky 77-24 (025)
G-LOWS
G-MILE Cameron Balloon Z-90 (10548)
G-MILE
G-MLTA Ultramagic M-77 (77/377)
G-MLTA
G-MLWI Thunder & Colt Ax7-77 (1000)
G-MLWI
G-MOFB Cameron Balloon O-120 (4275)
G-MOFB
G-OBIB Thunder & Colt 120A (4229)
G-OBIB
G-OCTS Cameron Balloon Z-90 (11108)
G-OCTS
G-ODAF Lindstrand LBL-105A (1042)
G-ODAF
G-OFAA Cameron Balloon Z-105 (10886)
G-OFAA
G-OFNC Kubicek Balloon BB-17XR (994)
G-OFNC
G-OJEN Cameron Balloon V-77 (3302)
G-OJEN
G-OJMS Cameron Balloon Z-90 (10860)
G-OJMS
G-OKEW Ultramagic M-65C (65/184)
G-OKEW
G-OMGR Cameron Balloon Z-105 (11095)
G-OMGR
G-OSUP Lindstrand LBL-90A (098)
G-OSUP
G-PLLT Lindstrand LBL SSBox (1308)
G-PLLT
G-POLY Cameron Balloon N-77 (428)
G-POLY
G-PRZI Cameron Balloon A-375 (11798)
G-PRZI
G-PURP Lindstrand LBL-90A (1387)
G-PURP
G-RCOH Cameron SS Balloon Cube-105 (11681)
G-RCOH
G-RENI Kubicek Balloon BB-30Z (936)
G-RENI
G-SBIZ Cameron Balloon Z-90 (10348)
G-SBIZ
G-SFSL Cameron Balloon Z-105 (10308)
G-SFSL
G-SUAU Cameron Balloon C-90 (11656)
G-SUAU
G-TOPB Cameron Balloon Z-140 (11718)
G-TOPB
G-TSWZ Cameron Balloon Z-77 (11652)
G-TSWZ
G-UKUK Head Balloon AX8-105 (248)
G-UKUK
G-UPOI Cameron Balloon TR-84 S1 (11296)
G-UPOI
G-VBAE Cameron Balloon A-400 (11624)
G-VBAE
G-VITL Lindstrand LBL-105A (720)
G-VITL
G-VRVI Cameron Balloon O-90 (2522)
G-VRVI
G-WADZ Lindstrand LBL-90A (1354)
G-WADZ
G-WAYS Lindstrand LBL-105A (1307)
G-WAYS
G-WHIL Kubicek Balloon BB-SS Cup (977)
G-WHIL
G-ZOIZ Ultramagic M-105 (105/185)
G-ZOIZ
HB-QLM Cameron Balloon V-90 (10862)
HB-QLM
HB-QLR Cameron Balloon Z-105 (10907) Centre Alpin International de Ballons
HB-QLR
HS-BRT Cameron Balloon Z-105 (11575)
HS-BRT
OO-BGV Cameron Balloon A-210 (11477)
OO-BGV
OO-BHC Cameron SS Balloon Smurf (4266)
OO-BHC
OO-BQM Ultramagic M-130 (130/33)
OO-BQM
OO-BZU Ultramagic M-105 (105/139)
OO-BZU
PH-CJW Cameron Balloon Z-105 (11479)
PH-CJW
PH-ZSC Cameron Balloon Z-105 (10294)
PH-ZSC