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Monday, 3 November 2014

01/11/14 - RAF Mona - Caernarfon

Thanks to Trevor Read for a couple of logs from North Wales.

RAF Mona

G-AHCL Auster J/1N [mod] (1977)
G-AHCL
G-AYJA SAN Jodel DR.1050 (150)
G-AYJA
G-BILS Cessna 152 (152-84857)
G-BILS
G-BTIG Bensen B.8MR (PFA G/01-1093)
G-BTNW Rans S.6 Coyote (PFA 204-12077)
G-BVCP Piper CP.1 Metisse (PFA 253-12512)
G-BVCP
G-BVOH Campbell Cricket (PFA G/03-1220)
G-BVOH
G-BXPI Van's RV-4 (PFA 181-12426)
G-BXPI
G-CCCR Best Off Skyranger (BMAA/HB/266)
G-CCCR
G-CERI Europa Europa XS (PFA 247-13970)
G-CERI
G-CTLS Flight Design CTLS (F-08-09-12)
G-CTLS
G-GBOB Alpi Aviation Pioneer 300 (PFA 330A-14681)
G-GBOB
G-GFKY Zenair CH.250 (34)
G-GFKY
G-MVIU Thruster TST Mk.1 (8108-TST-107)
G-MYES Rans S.6 Coyote (PFA 204-12254)
G-MYES
G-OJKM Rans S.7 Courier (PFA 218-12982)
G-OJKM
G-PINO AutoGyro Europe MTOsport (RSUK/MTOS/038)
G-PRAG Brugger MB.2 Colibri (PFA 043-10362)
G-PRAG
G-YNYS Cessna 172S (172S-8725) ..lives off airfield
G-YNYS
N8153E Piper PA-28RT-201T (28R-8131185)
N8153E
unmarked Weedhopper AX-3 (unknown)
Weedhopper

Caernarfon

G-AYPJ Piper PA-28-180 (28-5821)
G-BAGR Robin DR.400-140 (753)
G-BAGR
G-BMCS Piper PA-22-135 (22-1969)
G-BMCS
G-BYCA Piper PA-28-140 (28-7125223)
G-BYCA
G-BYTU Mainair Blade (1225-1099-7)
G-BYTU
G-BZFS Mainair Blade (1243-0300-7)
G-BZFS
G-BZJN Mainair Blade (1254-0600-7)
G-BZJN
G-BZWB Mainair Blade (1284-0501-7)
G-BZWB
(G-CBDS)/XX707/4 Scottish Aviation SA.120 Bulldog T.1 (356)
G-CBDS
G-CBXJ Cessna 172S (172S-8125)
G-CBXJ
G-CCSF P & M Aviation Pegasus (8030)
G-CCSF
G-CEEP Van's RV-9A (90062)
G-CEEP
G-CGHD Cessna 172S (172S-11000)
G-CGHM Piper PA-28-140 (28-7425143)
G-CGHM
G-HALC Piper PA-28R-200 (28R-7335042)
G-LOFT Cessna 500 Citation I (500-0331) Stored
G-LOFT
G-MTBD Mainair Gemini (498-1186-4)
G-MTBD
G-MTKG Solar Wings Pegasus (SW-WA-1201)
G-MTZW Mainair Gemini (651-688-6)
G-MTZW
G-MVKT Solar Wings Pegasus (SW-WQ-0131)
G-MVKT
G-MVUA Mainair Gemini (760-689-7)
G-MVUA
G-MYXZ Solar Wings Pegasus (7023)
G-MYXZ
G-MZIL Mainair Rapier (1132-0897-7)
G-MZIL
G-MZIW Mainair Blade (1127-0797-7)
G-MZIW
G-NATT Rockwell Commander 114A (14538)
G-NATT
G-POET Robinson R44 (10219)
G-POET
G-RIKS Europa Europa XS (PFA 247-13329)
G-RIKS
G-RVRA Piper PA-28-140 (28-7625038)
G-RVRA
G-WASS Eurocopter EC135T2+ (0745) Bond Air Services/Wales Air Ambulance
G-XXIV Agusta-Bell AB.206B-3 Jet Ranger III (8717)
G-XXIV
N4422P Piper PA-23-160 (23-1936)
N4422P
XD165/B Westland WS.55 Whirlwind HAR.10 (WA.22) Fire Service
unmarked Robinson R22 (unknown) cabin
R22 Beta
unmarked Robinson R22 (unknown) cabin
R22 pod

Caernarfon Air World Museum

A92-740 GAF Jindivik (114) ..outside, tail from A92-808
(BAPC-286)/"G-EGCK" Mignet HM.14 Pou-du-Ciel (Unknown)
BAPC-286
(G-BNDW)/"N5137" de Havilland DH-82A Tiger Moth (3942)
G-BNDW
G-MBEP American Aerolights Eagle (2877)
G-MBEP
(G-MJSM) Weedhopper JC-24 (JRB-01)
G-MJSM
WM961/J Hawker Sea Hawk FB.5 (AW.5999)
WM961
WT694 Hawker Hunter F.1 (41H/665511)
WT694
(WV781) Bristol B.171 Sycamore HR.12 (12898) Cabin
WV781
XA282 Slingsby T.31B Cadet (824)
XA282
XH837 Gloster Javelin FAW.7 (XH837)
XH837
XJ726 Westland WS.55 Whirlwind HAR.10 (WA.97)
XJ726
XK623/56 de Havilland DH-115 Vampire T.11 (15780)
XK623
XW269 British Aerospace Harrier T.4 (41H-212008)
XW269
unmarked Bleriot XI replica (n/a)
Bleriot replica
unmarked Vickers Varsity engineering mock-up (n/a)
Varsity mock-up