Click on the pictures below to access some other sites, they are from left to right: Cardiff AP Blog, Cardiff AP History Blog, Cardiff AP Flickr Page, St Athan Flickr Page:


Message Board

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 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.

Monday, 8 June 2015

07/06/15 - Kemble - Fairford - Brize Norton - Oxford - Gloucester

Stu & Matt had a day out to see the bombers.

Kemble

2-MTLD Airbus A319-132 (1074) Leasing Company
2-MTLD
88-0329/WM Northrop B-2A Spirit (AV-8) United States Air Force/509thBW .."Salma 11" seen on climbout from Fairford
(A6-AAB) British Aerospace 146-RJ100 (E3387) Leasing Company
(EI-IXG) Airbus A321-112 (0516) Withdrawn from use
(EI-IXI) Airbus A321-112 (0494) Leasing Company
EI-IXI
(EI-IXU) Airbus A321-112 (0434) Withdrawn from use
(EI-OZI) Airbus A300B4-203F (219) Withdrawn from use
(EL-WXA)"XM496" Bristol Britannia 253F (13508) Preserved
G-ARDD Scintex CP.301C-1 Emeraude (549)
G-BBXW Piper PA-28-151 (28-7415050)
G-BMIO Stoddard-Hamilton Glasair II (PFA 149-11016)
G-BNLZ Boeing 747-436 (27091) Withdrawn from use
G-BNLZ
G-BPPF Piper PA-38-112 (38-79A0578)
G-BVWD British Aerospace 146-RJ85 (E2253) Leasing Company
G-BWNU Piper PA-38-112 (38-78A0334)
G-BYRU Solar Wings Pegasus (7574)
G-BZSS Solar Wings Pegasus (7770)
G-CCFW/9 white W.A.R. Fw.190 (PFA 081-12729)
G-CEEZ Piper PA-28-161 (2842161)
(G-CELC) Boeing 737-33A (23831) Withdrawn from use
G-CEWK Cessna 172S (172S-8294)
G-CGYU British Aerospace 146-RJ85 (E2275) Withdrawn from use
G-CHFE British Aerospace 146-RJ85 (E2294) Withdrawn from use
G-EFJD Bolkow Bo.209-160RV (126)
G-EGWN American Champion 7ECA (1399-2007)
G-EHAZ Piper PA-28-161 (2842168)
G-KEJY Evektor EV-97 EuroStar (2004-2017)
G-KFCA Ikarus Comco C-42 Cyclone (1309-7282)
G-MKCA Boeing 747-2B5BF (22482) Withdrawn from use
G-MKGA Boeing 747-2R7F (21650) Withdrawn from use
G-MONJ Boeing 757-2T7 (24104) Withdrawn from use
G-MONJ
G-OOTC Piper PA-28R-201T (28R-7703086)
G-RVVY Van's RV-10 (PFA 339-14599)
G-TATS Aerospatiale AS.350BA (1905) Air Medina
G-TIPY Czech Sport Aircraft PS-28 SportCruiser (C0516)
G-UIMB Guimbal G-2 Cabri (1028)
G-ZAPO British Aerospace 146-200QC (E2176) Leasing Company
LY-LTF Embraer Emb-175-200SD (17000017) Leasing Company
LY-LTF
N176SG Boeing 747-338 (23408) Leasing Company
(N19DZ) Aerospatiale ATR 72-201 (297) Withdrawn from use
N216AP Boeing 737-7Q8 (28216) Withdrawn from use
N216AP
(N25AG) Lockheed Jetstar 2 (5202) Aircraft Salvage International
N303SF Airbus A319-112 (1303) Leasing Company
N303SF
(SE-MGE) Aerospatiale ATR 42-312 (182) Withdrawn from use
(SE-MGG) Aerospatiale ATR 42-312 (219) Withdrawn from use
TF-AMT Boeing 747-481 (25135) Withdrawn from use
VP-BRQ Boeing 737-528 (25230) Withdrawn from use
VP-BRS Boeing 737-528 (25231) Withdrawn from use
VP-BXZ Boeing 737-524 (27329) Leasing Company
(VP-CMN) Boeing 727-46 (19282) Withdrawn from use
VP-CMN

Fairford

60-0018/MT Boeing B-52H Stratofortress (464383) United States Air Force/5thBW
60-0018
60-0047/MT Boeing B-52H Stratofortress (464412) United States Air Force/5thBW
60-0047
61-0040/MT Boeing B-52H Stratofortress (464467) United States Air Force/5thBW
61-0040
82-1068/WM Northrop B-2A Spirit (AV-3) United States Air Force/509thBW

Brize Norton

CB-8003 McDonnell-Douglas C-17A Globemaster III (IND-3) Indian Air Force
G-VYGJ Airbus A330-243 (1439) Air Tanker Ltd
ZM402 Airbus Atlas C.1 (017) Royal Air Force
ZZ331 Airbus Voyager KC.2 (1248) Royal Air Force
ZZ332 Airbus Voyager KC.3 (1275) Royal Air Force

Oxford

D-CNOC Cessna 560XL (560-5814) Atlas Air Service
D-EAWW Piper PA-28R-201 (28R-7837199)
G-BEAG Piper PA-34-200T (34-7670204) CAE Oxford Aviation Academy
G-BGFT Piper PA-34-200T (34-7870218) CAE Oxford Aviation Academy
G-BHFH Piper PA-34-200T (34-7970482) CAE Oxford Aviation Academy
G-BHGO Piper PA-32-260 (32-7800007)
G-BHYP Reims-Cessna F.172M (1108)
G-BOCG Piper PA-34-200T (34-7870359) CAE Oxford Aviation Academy
G-BOJZ Piper PA-28-161 (28-7916223)
G-BOUM Piper PA-34-200T (34-7670136) CAE Oxford Aviation Academy
G-BOWE Piper PA-34-200T (34-7870405) CAE Oxford Aviation Academy
G-BTRY Piper PA-28-161 (28-8116190) CAE Oxford Aviation Academy
G-CBVU Piper PA-28R-200 (28R-7135007)
G-CMTO Cessna 525 (525-0848)
G-DATG Reims-Cessna F.182P (0013)
G-FABO Bombardier Challenger 604 (5487) Hangar 8
G-HOLM Eurocopter EC135T2+ (0574) Capital Air Services Ltd
G-HOTY Bombardier Challenger 604 (5443) Hangar 8
G-HTRL Piper PA-34-220T (34-8333061) Air Medical
(G-JFJC) Bombardier Challenger 601-3A (5023) Hangar 8
G-MPLA Cessna 182T (182-81686) CAE Oxford Aviation Academy
G-MPLB Cessna 182T (182-81646) CAE Oxford Aviation Academy
G-MPLC Cessna 182T (182-81855) CAE Oxford Aviation Academy
G-MPLF Cessna 182T (182-82102) CAE Oxford Aviation Academy
G-OBBO Cessna 182S (182-80534)
G-OCFT Bombardier Challenger 601-3A (5067) Hangar 8
G-OJER Cessna 560XL (560-6148) Aviation Beauport
G-OONA Robinson R44 (10907C)
G-OXFF Piper PA-34-220T (3449485) CAE Oxford Aviation Academy
G-RCAV Bombardier 604 (5526) Hangar 8
G-ROUS Piper PA-34-200T (34-7870187) CAE Oxford Aviation Academy
G-SENS Eurocopter EC135T2+ (0833) Capital Air Services Ltd
G-SKYF Socata TB-10 (1589)
G-URSA Sikorsky S-76C++ (760699) Capital Air Services Ltd
G-WARY Piper PA-28-161 (2842024)
N3596T Aero Commander Twin Commander 500 (752) Centreline Aerospace
N536K Beech A36 Bonanza (E-3220)
N690CL Aero Commander Turbo Commander 690A (11153) Centreline Aerospace

Gloucester

G-AXSI Reims-Cessna F.172H (0687)
G-AZGE SNCAN Stampe SV.4C (576)
G-BGBA Robin R.2100A (133)
G-BKCC Piper PA-28-180 (28-7405099)
G-BKDJ Robin DR.400-120 (1584)
G-BKIF Fournier RF-6B-100 (3)
G-BOXT Hughes 269C (0367)
G-BUXS Bolkow Bo-105DBS-4 (S-41/913) Bond Air Services
G-BWOH Piper PA-28-161 (2841061)
G-BXUC Robinson R22 (0908) Rise Helicopters
G-BXZK McD-D Helicopters MD-902 (900-00057) Specialist Aviation Services
G-BZHU WAG-Aero Sport Trainer (AACA/351)
G-CEHL Evektor EV-97 EuroStar (2007-2928)
G-CGEI Cessna 550 (550-0951) Executive Aviation Services
G-GEZZ Bell Helicopters 206B (1301) Rise Helicopters
G-GJCD Robinson R22 (0966)
G-IZZI Cessna T.182T (T182-08100)
G-JNSH Robinson R22 (4591)
G-JRSH Cirrus Design SR-22T (0725)
G-KSSH McD-D Helicopters MD-902 (900-00062) Specialist Aviation Services
G-LNAA McD-D Helicopters MD-902 (900-00074) Specialist Aviation Services
G-OCAC Robin R.2112 (371)
G-OHAM Robinson R44 (10743)
G-OOMA Piper PA-28-161 (28-8116030)
G-OOUK Cirrus Design SR-22 (1463)
G-OPAH Eurocopter EC135T2+ (0635) GB Helicopters
G-OPAH
G-RAWS Rotorway Exec (6492/6978)
G-SASN Airbus Helicopters EC145T2 (20025) Bond Air Services/Scottish Air Ambulance
G-SASS Airbus Helicopters EC145T2 (20022) Bond Air Services/Scottish Air Ambulance
G-SASS
G-SHKI Ikarus Comco C-42 Cyclone (1311-7292)
G-TAAC Cirrus Design SR-20 (1694)
G-TECB Tecnam P.2006T (122)
G-VLTT Diamond DA 42 Twin Star (42.AC116)
G-WIRL Robinson R22 (0671) Rise Helicopters
G-WIZZ Agusta-Bell AB.206B (8540) Rise Helicopters
M-LOOK Bombardier Challenger 604 (5319) TAG Aviation (UK)
N180BB Cessna 180K (180-53103)
N222SW Cirrus Design SR-22 (0977)
N3600X Cirrus Design SR-22T (0491)
N482CD Cirrus Design SR-22 (1482)
N67DP Cirrus Design SR-22 (2933)
N771SR Cirrus Design SR-22 (2771)
N8523Y Piper PA-30-160 (30-1684)