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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.
    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:
    Oshkosh/Florida, Finnish AF show, Sliac show, RIAT, Farnborough Airshow, Bastille Day Flypast, Belgian AF show

    Header Picture: MRTT041 Airbus A330-243MRTT Phenix (1735) in the Paris Bastille Day Flypast on 14/07/18

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

    Updates:
    18th Jan - Logs and 23 pics added for a January German trip
    22-25 Jan - Log and 182 pics for Zurich 01/18 added
    27th Jan - 41 more pics added to Zurich 21/10/17
    28th Jan - Logs and 155 pics added for Zurich WEF 26-27/01/18
    29th Jan - Log and 62 pics added for Chateau d'Oex Balloon Festival 28/01/18
    1st Feb - Log and pics added for South Korea's Gangneung Unification Park, 31 pics added to Zurich 27th Jan
    2nd Feb - Logs added for Zurich WEF 22-25/01/18, pics to follow
    11th Feb - 103 pics added for Longleat Balloon Safari 16/09/17
    27th Feb - 48 pics added to WEF Zurich 23/01/18
    04th Mar - 67 pics added to WEF Zurich 24/01/18
    08th Mar - 113 pics added to Tokyo-Haneda 26/05/17
    12th Mar - 81 pics added to WEF Zurich 25/01/18
    14th Mar - Logs & 69 pics added for Cheltenham HP & Gloucester 14/03/18
    26th Mar - Logs added for Aeroprints European Capitals Tour 17-24/03/18
    30th Mar - 125 pics added to Aeroprints European Capitals Tour 17-24/03/18
    31st Mar - 321 pics added to Japan 2017
    8th April - Logs and pics added for 03-04/04/18 - Zurich-Dubendorf-Stans-Alpnach-Emmen
    11th April - 75 pics added to Geneva 24/05/16
    22nd April - Logs added for Aero Expo Friedrichshafen tour
    7th May - Logs added for Istanbul & Antalya trip
    8th May - Logs added for Popham Microlight Fair
    9th May - Log added for BBML Inflation Day
    10th May - Log added for Verona 09/05 and log & pics added for Eurasia Airshow at Antalya 28/04 and Istanbul-Yesilkoy Museum 02/05/18
    31st May - Log added for EBACE Geneva
    1st-8th June - Logs added for Spain/Portugal tour
    22nd June - Logs added for Finland tour 14-17/06
    23rd June - Logs/pics added for Belarus tour 18-22/05
    24th June - Logs/pics added for Russia tour 16-23/04, log added for Old Warden Gyro Fly-in 09/06 and Charity Fly-in 23/06, pics added to BBML Inflation Day 28/04, log and pics added for Aero/Heli Expo Booker 15/06
    1st July - 110 pics added to Finland 14-15/06
    5th July - Logs added for French trip 27/06-01/07 inc Nancy Show. Logs started for Cyprus
    6th July - Logs added to Museum bar for 2018 visits to Finland, Russia and Belarus
    7th July - Log added for Yeovilton Air Day. Pics added to Luxembourg 28/07.
    18-19th July - Logs added for RIAT Fairford 13/07, Bastille Day Flypast 14/07, Flying Legends Duxford 15/07 and Farnborough Air Show 16/07

    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)