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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.
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With luck we are intending to visit the following in 2017:
April - Friedrichshafen Air Expo
May - EBACE Geneva, Ireland
June - UK Air Expo, Paris Air Show, Iceland
July - RIAT, Eastern Europe
August -

Header Picture: McDonnell-Douglas F/A-18F Super Hornet 165887/AD-206 of VFA-106 during its display at Oshkosh 2016 (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 at the address above. Especially welcome would be any museums we haven't yet covered.

Friday, 30 May 2014

Technik Museum Hugo Junkers Dessau - 26/05/14

Visited by StuC.

16 red Mikoyan-Gurevich MiG-15UTI (461810)
16 red
(20+05)/585 Mikoyan-Gurevich MiG-23MF (0390213100)
20+05
(23+89) Mikoyan-Gurevich MiG-21U-400 (661118)
23+89
(25+09) Sukhoi Su-22M-4 (25916)
25+09
(25+49) Sukhoi Su-22UM-3K (N17532367003)
25+49
(28 red)/77 red Yakovlev Yak-27R (0708)
28 red
(6134) Junkers Ju.52/3mg4e (6134)
6134
(75+26) Sud Aviation SE.3130 Alouette II (1300) identity unconfirmed
75+26
D-0280 Scheibe Spatz A (01)
D-0280
D-8245 PZL-Bielsko SZD-9bis (P.532)
D-8245
(D-ESMX)/DDR-SMX LET Z-37 Cmelak (05-12)
D-ESMX
D-HZPE Mil Mi-2 (539811066)
D-HZPE
DM-2052 VBA Lommatzsch Meise (0052)
DM-2052
DM-SAF VEB VEB-14P (14803016)
DM-SAF
unmarked Junkers F.13 Replica (Unknown) under construction
Junkers F.13
unmarked Schneider DFS 108-14 SG-38 Schulgleiter (1310/777)
SG-38

Luftfahrtmuseum Hans Grade Borkheide - 26/05/14

Visited by StuC.

93+75 Mil Mi-8TB (10592)
(DDR-SQI) LET Z-37 Cmelak (09-05)
DDR-SQI
DDR-STE Ilyushin IL-18V (182005101)
DDR-STE

Militar Historisches Museum Berlin-Gatow - 27/05/14

Visited by StuC.

Outside

72/10-SA Dassault Super Mystere B.2 (72)
72
338 Aero Vodochody L-29 Delfin (591525)
338
(521)/"5211" Mil Mi-24D (110171)
521
569 Mil Mi-4A (13146)
569
587/13-QL Dassault Mirage IIIE (587)
587
615 Mikoyan-Gurevich Lim-5P (1D-02-08)
615
645 Mikoyan-Gurevich MiG-21F-13 (74211924)
645
905 Mikoyan-Gurevich Lim-5 (1C-08-20)
905
3905 Mikoyan-Gurevich MiG-15bis (623905)
3905
(55-4881)/"JD-249" North American F-86K Sabre (221-121)
55-4881
16+26 MBB Hansa Jet ECM (1063)
16+26
20+13 Mikoyan-Gurevich MiG-23ML (0390324624)
20+13
20+51 Mikoyan-Gurevich MiG-23BN (0393214225)
20+51
(23+77)/256 Mikoyan-Gurevich MiG-21UM (02695156)
23+77
(25+11/613) Sukhoi Su-22M-4 (25018)
25+11
(25+44)/798 Sukhoi Su-22M-4K (31406)
25+44
26+49 Lockheed F-104G Starfighter (683-7309)
26+49
27+90 Lockheed TF-104G Starfighter (583F-5920)
27+90
(28+48)/170 Aero Vodochody L-39V Albatros (630705)
28+48
32+72 Fiat G-91R/3 (542)
32+72
35+62 McDonnell-Douglas RF-4E Phantom II (4144)
35+62
50+56 Transall C-160D (78)
50+56
52+09 Antonov An-26SM (114-02)
52+09
(54+07)/AS+558 Percival P.66 Pembroke C.54 (P66/102)
54+07
61+17 Breguet 1150 Atlantic (34)
61+17
(93+14)/927 Mil Mi-8T (10543)
93+14
93+51 Mil Mi-8S (105104)
93+51
93+92 Mil Mi-9 (340006)
93+92
(94+56)/"9455" Lockheed T-33A Shooting Star (580-9120)
94+56
96+43/387 Mil Mi-24P (340333)
96+43
98+20 Bolkow Bo-105C (S-90)
98+20
99+12 Fiat G-91R/3 (554)
99+12
99+14 Nord N.2501D Noratlas (2501D-152)
99+14
99+33 Rockwell OV-10B(Z) Bronco (338-18)
99+33
99+35 English Electric Canberra B.2 (R3/EA3/6652)
99+35
99+40 Fiat G-91T/3 (0621)
99+40
D-9542 Canadair CL-13B Sabre Mk.6 (1740)
D-9542
DB+127 Lockheed F-104G ZELL Starfighter (683-2002)
DB+127
D-HATE Bell/Dornier UH-1D Iroquois (8063)
D-HATE
EB+344 Republic RF-84F Thunderflash (52-7346)
EB+344
(UA+110)/"UA+106" Fairey Gannet AS.4 (F.9391)
UA+110
WV865 Hawker Sea Hawk FGA.6 (AW.6110)
WV865
XG152/20 Hawker Hunter F.6A (S4/U/3385)
XG152
XN730/J English Electric Lightning F.2A (95107)
XN730
XV278 BAe Harrier GR.1 (unknown)
XV278
(ZD215)/A65-69 Douglas C-47B-20-DK (15682/27127)
ZD215

Storage Area

Gatow store
596 Mikoyan-Gurevich MiG-21M (960708)
596
01+01 Canadair CL-13B Sabre Mk.6 (1591)
(20+02)/577 Mikoyan-Gurevich MiG-23MF (0390213299)
20+02
20+63 Mikoyan-Gurevich MiG-23UB (A1037902)
25+52 Sukhoi Su-22UM-3K (N17532367001)
93+01 Mil Mi-8T (031233)
(98+04)/D-9591 BAe/Panavia Tornado (P.01)
98+61 Sukhoi Su-20R (72412)
(BR+239)/"35+41" Fiat G-91R/4 (0113)

Hangar 3 - display

021605 Henschel HS.293A-1 radio-controlled glide bomb (021605)
021605
163 Mikoyan-Gurevich MiG-15UTI (922257)
163
225 Yakovlev Yak-11 (72232)
225
950 Mikoyan-Gurevich MiG-21PFM (761402)
950
950
10575/4 yellow Hispano HA.1112-M1L Buchon (Unknown)
10575
191904 Messerschmidt Me.163B-1a (191904)
191904
152/17 Fokker Dr.1 Replica (Unknown)
152/17
603/15 Fokker E.III Replica (Unknown)
603/15
7775/18 Fokker D.VII Replica (Unknown)
7775/18
20+37 Lockheed F-104G Starfighter (683-2044)
20+37
83+08 Piasecki H-21C Workhorse (WG8)
83+08
(96+20)/AS+525 Piper L-18C-95 (18-3443)
96+20
(BB+250)/"BB+150" Canadair CL-13A Sabre Mk.5 (895)
BB+250
(BGA3662)/"D-4037" Slingsby T.38 Grasshopper (761) ..as Grunau SG-38
BGA3662
(D-1979)/"WL+VII-21" Schneider DFS108-49 Grunau Baby IIB (3)
D-1979
E3349 Avro 504K Replica (RPL.6832)
E3349
(G-HELI) Saunders-Roe Skeeter AOP.12 (S2/5110)
G-HELI
KA+1-52 Jacobs DFS.230A-2 (Unknown) ..partial replica
KA+1-52
WG466 de Havilland Canada DHC-1 Chipmunk (C1/0516)
WG466
unmarked Colditz Cock Replica (unknown)
Colditz Cock
unmarked Junkers D.1 Replica (unknown)
Junkers D1
unmarked Lilienthal Normal-Segelapperat Replica (unknown)
Lilienthal glider
unmarked Rumpler Taube Replica (unknown)
Rumpler Taube
unmarked Siemens-Schuckert D.III Replica (unknown)
Schuckert DIII
unmarked Farman Typ III Replica (unknown)
Wright Flyer

Hangar 5 - storage, only these identified through gaps

686 Mikoyan-Gurevich MiG-21MF (966301)
59+20 Dornier Do.28D-2/OU (4195)
76+03 Sud Aviation SE.3130 Alouette II (1548)
D-ECFM Putzer Elster B (005)
D-EJUX Dornier Do.27A-3 (464)
D-ENVA/17 Zlin Z.43 (0023)

Hangar 6 - storage, only these identified through gaps

812/DM-WCZ Antonov An-2TP (18147320)
822 Antonov An-2 (117047312)
995 Antonov An-14A (601005)
91+03 Focke-Wulf FWP-149D (124)
94+44 Lockheed T-33A (580-8960)

Hangar 7 - display

(28+01) Lockheed TF-104G Starfighter (583F-5931) ..forward fuselage
28+01
29+03 Mikoyan-Gurevich MiG-29 (2960525110)
29+03
29+06 Lockheed F-104F Starfighter (483-5055)
29+06
(38+04) McDonnell-Douglas F-4F Phantom II (4617) ..forward fuselage
38+04
38+34 McDonnell-Douglas F-4F Phantom II (4705)
38+34
41+50 Dassault-Breguet-Dornier Alpha Jet A (0150)
41+50
44+50 Panavia Tornado (4150) ..forward fuselage
44+50
44+68 Panavia Tornado (4168)
44+68
71+42 Dornier UH-1D Iroquois (8202)
71+42
78+04 Bristol B.171 Sycamore HR.52 (13442)
78+04
80+34 Sikorsky H-34G-II (58-1099)
80+34
(86+32) Bolkow Bo-105P1 (6032)
86+32
96+89 Canadair CL-289 surveillance drone (unknown)
96+89
65-10824/EN Cessna T-37B Tweet (40903)
65-10824
AA+014 Fouga CM-170R Magister (229)
AA+014
DF+316 Republic F-84F Thunderflash (53-7058)
DF+316
(D-FABU)/AA+615 Canadian Car & Foundry T-6J (CCF4-465)
D-FABU