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

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Thursday, 12 March 2015

11/03/15 - Staverton - Cheltenham HP - Kemble

Stu & Matt had a day out to the Races.

Gloucester Staverton - thanks to Keith for another excellent tour.

D-HCKV/"G-OPAS" Agusta A-109A-2 (7345) Fire Service
EI-DMG Cessna 441 (441-0165)
EI-DMG
EI-LIM AgustaWestland AW139 (31541) Westair
EI-SPB Cessna T.206H (T206-08753)
G-ANJI/A17-376 de Havilland DH-82A Tiger Moth (85099)
G-ASSS Cessna 172E (172-51467)
G-ATHT Victa Airtourer 115 (120)
G-ATIS Piper PA-28-160 (28-2713)
G-AVGC Piper PA-28-140 (28-22777)
G-AVJJ Piper PA-30-160 (30-1420)
G-AWFB Piper PA-28R-180 (28R-30689)
G-AWLZ Sportavia-Putzer RF-4D (4099)
G-AXEV Beagle B121 Pup 150 (B070)
G-AXVM Campbell Cricket (CA.329)
G-AYCG SNCAN Stampe SV.4C (59)
G-AYWM Victa Airtourer T.4 (A.534)
G-AZGE SNCAN Stampe SV.4C (576)
G-BAUI Piper PA-23-250 (27-4335) Instructional Airframe
G-BEPF SNCAN Stampe SV.4C (424)
G-BEVG Piper PA-34-200T (34-7570060)
G-BEZO Reims-Cessna F.172M (1392)
G-BEZO
G-BGBA Robin R.2100A (133) ..wfu
G-BHCC Cessna 172M (172-66711)
G-BHFG SNCAN Stampe SV.4C (45)
G-BIAX Taylor JT.2 Titch (PFA 3228)
G-BIMT Reims-Cessna FA.152 (0361)
G-BJUR Piper PA-38-112 (38-79A0915)
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-BKIF
G-BLGV Bell Helicopters 206B (982) Heliflight
G-BLWH Fournier RF-6B-100 (7)
G-BOHH Cessna 172N (172-73906)
G-BOPC Piper PA-28-161 (28-8216006)
G-BPVN Piper PA-32R-301T (32R-8029073)
G-BRBN Pitts S-1S Special (G.3)
G-BRKR Cessna 182R (182-68468)
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-BUXS Bolkow Bo-105DBS-4 (S-41/913) Bond Air Services
G-BUXS
G-BVMM Robin HR.200-100 (41)
G-BWGY HOAC DV 20 Katana (20.134)
G-BWGY
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-BYLZ Co-Z Developments Cozy Mk.IV (PFA 159-12464)
G-BZHU WAG-Aero Sport Trainer (AACA/351)
G-CAHA Piper PA-34-200T (34-7770010)
G-CBZR Piper PA-28R-201 (2837029)
G-CDWK Robinson R44 (11116)
G-CEMI Europa Europa XS (PFA 247-13989)
G-CGEI Cessna 550 (550-0951) Executive Aviation Services
G-CGND Robinson R44 (12729C)
G-CGNH Just Aircraft Escapade Jabiru [1] (BMAA/HB/462)
G-CGPY/671 Boeing Stearman PT-13D Kaydet (75-5303)
G-CGRL Robinson R44 (1192)
G-CGSG Cessna 421C (421C-1055)
G-CHUP Aeropro Eurofox (LAA 376-15188)
G-CIKX Robinson R66 (0555) Heli Air
G-CMBS McD-D Helicopters MD-902 (900-00111) Specialist Aviation Services
G-CMBS
G-COTH McD-D Helicopters MD-902 (900-00085) Specialist Aviation Services
G-COTH
G-CPXC Mudry CAP-10B (301)
G-CPXC
G-CSUT Cassutt Racer (PFA 034-13003) ..under construction
G-DIZY Piper PA-28R-201T (28R-7703401)
G-DLAA Cessna 208 (208-00367) Aerodynamics
G-DOBS Van's RV-8 (PFA 303-14739) ..under construction
G-DSID Piper PA-34-220T (3447001)
G-EFOX Aeropro Eurofox (BMAA/HB/604)
G-EHMS McD-D Helicopters MD-902 (900-00068) Specialist Aviation Services
G-EKIR Piper PA-28-161 (2841157)
G-ELKE Cirrus Design SR-20 (1043)
G-ELKE
G-ESTA Cessna 550 (550-0127) Executive Aviation Services
G-EWIZ Pitts S-2SE Special (S.18)
G-FORC SNCAN Stampe SV.4C (665)
G-FORZ Pitts S-1S Special (PFA 009-13393)
G-GDRV Van's RV-6 (21367)
G-GEHP Piper PA-28RT-201T (28R-8218014)
G-GEZZ Bell Helicopters 206B (1301) Rise Helicopters
G-GFCA Piper PA-28-161 (2841100)
G-GREY Piper PA-46-350P (4636155)
G-GYTO Piper PA-28-161 (2842082)
G-HANS Robin DR.400-108 (1384)
G-HANS
G-HPOL McD-D Helicopters MD-902 (900-00082) Specialist Aviation Services
G-HPSL Rockwell Commander 114B (14682)
G-IASL Beech 60 Duke (P-21) Fire Service
G-IGHH Enstrom 480 (5034)
G-IIRV Van's RV-7A (LAA 323-15074)
G-IPEP Beech B55 Baron (TC-2259)
G-IVIP Agusta A-109E (11208) Castle Air Ltd
G-IZZI Cessna T.182T (T182-08100)
G-JHPC Cessna 182T (182-82125)
G-JNSH Robinson R22 (4591)
G-KSSH McD-D Helicopters MD-902 (900-00062) Specialist Aviation Services
G-KSSH
G-LADD Enstrom 480 (5037)
G-LBRC Piper PA-28RT-201 (28R-7918051)
G-LFSB Piper PA-38-112 (38-78A0072)
G-LUEK Cessna 182T (182-81740)
G-MAXI Piper PA-34-200T (34-7670150)
G-MDPI Agusta A-109A-2 (7393)
G-MRVP Van's RV-6 (PFA 181A-13403)
G-MRVP
G-NIFE/156 SNCAN Stampe SV.4A (156)
G-OCAC Robin R.2112 (371)
G-OCAC
G-OGJC Robinson R44 (11653)
G-OLFY Aerostyle Breezer (028LSA)
G-OLSA Aerostyle Breezer (014LSA)
G-OMNI Piper PA-28R-200 (28R-7335130)
G-OOMA Piper PA-28-161 (28-8116030)
G-OONK Cirrus Design SR-22 (1230)
G-OPAH Eurocopter EC135T2+ (0635) GB Helicopters
G-OPAH
G-OPFA Alpi Aviation Pioneer 300 (PFA 330-14298)
G-OPSS Cirrus Design SR-20 (1458)
G-PATN Socata TB-10 (307)
G-PAVL Robin R.3000-120 (170)
G-PCOP Beech B200 King Air (BB-1860)
G-PCOP
G-PJTM Reims-Cessna FR.172K (0611)
G-PLAY Robin R.2112 (170)
G-PTFE BRM Aero NG-5 (LAA 385-15245)
G-RAFG Slingsby T.67C (2076)
G-RAFG
G-RAWS Rotorway Exec (6492/6978)
G-RAYM Socata TB-20 (2097) West Wales Airports
G-RRAK Enstrom 480B (5055)
G-RYZZ Robinson R44 (11418) Rise Helicopters
G-RYZZ
G-SASS Airbus Helicopters EC145T2 (20022) Bond Air Services
G-SASS
G-SAZZ Piel CP.328 Super Emeraude (PFA 216-11940)
G-SCPL Piper PA-28-140 (28-7725160)
G-SDRY Cessna 525C (525C-0134)
G-SHED Piper PA-28-181 (28-7890068)
G-SHRT Robinson R44 (10473)
G-SPTT Diamond DA 40D Star TDI (D4.249)
G-TAAC Cirrus Design SR-20 (1694)
G-TAAC
G-TDJN/313048 North American AT-6D Texan (121-42228)
G-TEBZ Piper PA-28R-201 (28R-7737050)
G-TECA Tecnam P.2002-JF Sierra (218) Airways Aero Associations
G-TECB Tecnam P.2006T (122)
G-TECB
G-TGGR Eurocopter EC120B (1224)
G-TGGR
G-TMHK Piper PA-38-112 (38-78A0025)
G-TOSH Robinson R22 (0933)
G-TOYZ Bell Helicopters 206B-3 (3949)
G-TRJB Beech A36 Bonanza (E-2719)
G-TRNG Agusta A-109E (11156) Castle Air Ltd
G-TWSR Silence Aircraft Twister (PFA 329-14385)
G-TWSR
G-VALY Socata TB-21 (2081)
G-VLTT Diamond DA 42 Twin Star (42.AC116)
G-VLTT
G-VPPL Socata TB-20 (283)
G-VPPL
G-VZIM Robin R.2120 (160A-07012)
G-WARU Piper PA-28-161 (2842023)
G-WARX Piper PA-28-161 (2842038)
G-WIRL Robinson R22 (0671) Rise Helicopters
G-WIRL
G-WIZZ Agusta-Bell AB.206B (8540) Rise Helicopters
G-WONN Eurocopter EC135T2+ (0597) Bond Air Services
G-WONN
G-WPAS McD-D Helicopters MD-902 (900-00053) Specialist Aviation Services
G-WPAS
G-YPRS Cessna 550 (550-0935) Executive Aviation Services
G-ZZMM Enstrom 480B (5082)
G-ZZDD Schweizer 269C (S1294)
M-AXIM Cessna T.206H (T206-08513)
M-FLYI Cessna 525C (525C-0106)
M-FLYI
M-GCAP Piaggio P-180 Avanti (1222)
M-GDRS Raytheon 390 Premier (RB-35)
M-LOOK Bombardier Challenger 604 (5319) TAG Aviation (UK)
M-WMWM Cessna 525A (525A-0113)
N10MC Cirrus Design SR-22 (1084)
N45BN Classic Aircraft Corp YMF-5C (F5C-130)
N96FL Cirrus Design SR-22 (2899)
N183BM Cirrus Design SR-22 (4080)
N183BM
N224RC Cirrus Design SR-22 (2919)
N225RB Cirrus Design SR-22T (0010)
N250CC Piper PA-24-250 (24-1931)
N278SA Cessna 177RG (177RG-0571)
N425HB Cessna 425 (425-0073)
N463RD Socata TBM850 (463)
N521CD Cirrus Design SR-22 (2441)
N531EA Eclipse Aviation 500 (000031)
N531EA
N669MA Cirrus Design SR-22 (2620)
N669MA
N681EW Reims-Cessna F.182Q (0039)
N731/466 Boeing Stearman PT-13A Kaydet (75-045)
N800VM Beech 76 Duchess (ME-318)
N899AG Beech 99 (U-73) Aerodynamics
N899DZ Beech B.99 (U-153) Aerodynamics
N925CC Cirrus Design SR-22 (2992)
N925CC
N1424C Cessna 182T (182-81610)
N2379C Cessna R.182 (R182-00170)
N3600X Cirrus Design SR-22T (0491)
N8523Y Piper PA-30-160 (30-1684)
N8523Y
OK-ASA LET L-410UVP-E (902439) Citywing
TC-SAR Cirrus Design SR-22 (1171)
TC-SAR
ZJ276/76 Eurocopter AS.350 Squirrel HT.1 (3014) DHFS
ZJ276
ZJ278/78 Eurocopter AS.350 Squirrel HT.1 (3019) DHFS

Cheltenham Racecourse HP - thanks to the firemen for the tour

G-BWNZ Agusta A-109C (7654)
G-BWNZ
G-CGND Robinson R44 (12729C)
G-CGND
G-DCAM Eurocopter AS.355NP (5750) GB Helicopters
G-DCAM
G-DVIP Agusta A-109E (11217) Castle Air Ltd
G-DVIP
G-EMHC Agusta A-109E (11721) East Midlands Helicopters
G-EMHC
G-GHER Eurocopter AS.355N (5658)
G-GHER
G-GRND Agusta A-109S (22009) Castle Air Ltd
G-GRND
G-HOLM Eurocopter EC135T2+ (574) Capital Air Services Ltd
G-HOLM
G-HVER Robinson R44 (11754)
G-HVER
G-HWAA Eurocopter EC135T2 (375) Bond Air Services/Midlands Air Ambulance
G-HWAA
G-JBCB Agusta A-109E (11168) Castle Air Ltd
G-JBCB
G-LBDC Bell Helicopters 206B-3 (3806)
G-LBDC
G-MAOL AgustaWestland AW-109SP (22271)
G-MAOL
G-MDDT Robinson R44 (11474)
G-MDDT
G-MDPI Agusta A-109A-2 (7393)
G-MDPI
G-MSPT Eurocopter EC135T2 (361) GB Helicopters
G-MSPT
G-NORK Bell Helicopters 206B-3 (3615)
G-NORK
G-ODSA Bell Helicopters 429 (57139) Starspeed
G-ODSA
G-PBWR Agusta A-109S (22050) Halo Aviation
G-PBWR
G-POTR Agusta A-109E (11043) Castle Air Ltd
G-POTR
G-SENS Eurocopter EC135T2+ (833) Capital Air Services Ltd
G-SENS
G-TGGR Eurocopter EC120B (1224)
G-TGGR
G-URSA Sikorsky S-76C++ (760699) Capital Air Services Ltd
G-VONG Aerospatiale AS.355F2 (5327) Airbourne Solutions
G-VONG
G-VVBA Aerospatiale AS.355F2 (5463) VVB Aviation
G-VVBA
G-WENA Aerospatiale AS.355F2 (5260) Multiflight
G-WENA
G-XLLL Aerospatiale AS.355F1 (5033) Excel Charter
G-XLLL
G-ZIPE Agusta A-109E (11798)
G-ZIPE
M-ERRY Sikorsky S-76B (760356)
M-ERRY
M-JCBA Sikorsky S-76C (760807)
M-JCBA
M-ONTY Sikorsky S-76C++ (760696)
M-ONTY
N109TF Agusta A-109A-2 (7328)
N109TF
N430PR Bell Helicopters 430 (49008)
N430PR

Kemble - additions to Sundays log

A6-AAB British Aerospace 146-RJ100 (E3387)
A6-AAB
A6-LIW British Aerospace 146-RJ70 (E1267)
G-EYUP Cessna 560XLS+ (560-6116)