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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: TCSG-505 Agusta-Bell 412EP (SAR) on coastal patrol off Antalya on 29/04/18

    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.
    18th July - Log added for RIAT Fairford 13/07

    Friday, 4 March 2016

    24-29/01/16 - Lusaka Zambia

    Many thanks to Malcolm Greenbaum for an exotic log.

    24/01 - Lusaka International

    5H-FJC Airbus A319-112 (1145) FastJet
    AF-602 Hawker Siddeley HS.748 2A/265 (1688) Zambian Air Force

    25/01 - Lusaka International

    5H-FJF Airbus A319-131 (2308) FastJet
    5Y-FFC Embraer Emb-190-100IGW (19000577) Kenya Airways
    5Y-FFJ Embraer Emb-190-100IGW (19000633) Kenya Airways
    9J-MCL Beech B350 King Air (FL-315)

    26/01 - Lusaka City

    AF-505 De Havilland Canada DHC-1 Chipmunk T.10 (C1/0354) Preserved
    AF-801 Aermacchi MB.326GB (6479) Preserved

    26/01 - Lusaka International

    ZS-SJN Boeing 737-85FWL (30569) South African Airways
    ZS-SNV Embraer ERJ-135LR (145551) Airlink

    27/01 - Lusaka International

    5Y-FFD Embraer Emb-190-100IGW (19000579) Kenya Airways
    9G-AGC Beech B200C King Air (BL-137)
    9J-AAS Beech B55 Baron (TC-1253)
    9J-ABD Cessna P.206C (P206-0461)
    9J-ACS Beech 58 Baron (TH-160) Staravia
    9J-ACV Cessna 182N (18260663) Staravia
    9J-AEF Beech 58 Baron (TH-610) Staravia
    9J-AFF Cessna 337 (33700017)
    9J-AFP Cessna 401 (401-0117)
    9J-AGB Beech 58 Baron (TE-977) Ngwazi Air Charter

    9J-AGC Cessna 208B Caravan I (208B-0999) Zambia Flying Doctor Service

    9J-AGE Piper PA-31-350 Navajo Chieftain (31-7852167)
    9J-AMY Piper PA-31-325 Navajo (unknown) Ngwazi Air Charter

    9J-APL Piper PA-32-300 Cherokee Six (32-40633)

    9J-ASA Britten-Norman BN-2A Islander (unknown) Proflight Zambia, stored

    9J-BDA Cessna 172 Skyhawk (unknown) Ngwazi Air Charter

    9J-CGC Cessna 208B Caravan I (208B-0742) Proflight Zambia

    9J-CID Cessna 208B Caravan I (208B-1307) Royal Air Charters

    9J-DOC Beech B200 Super King Air (BB-1046) Zambia Flying Doctor Service

    9J-DOM Cessna 172 Hawk XPII (unknown) Sky Trails
    9J-FMC Cessna T207A Stationair 8 (20700735)
    9J-FQM Cessna 208B Caravan I (208B-2223)

    9J-FSZ Cessna 188 Agwagon (unknown)

    9J-GRO Cessna 172 (unknown)

    9J-IBY Beech V35B Bonanza (D-9137)

    9J-IDO Cessna 337 (unknown)
    9J-JCN Boeing 737-244 (22588) Zambian Airways
    9J-JGY Beech 58 Baron (unknown)
    9J-JMP Cessna 182 Skylane (unknown)
    9J-JRC Piper PA-28-180 Cherokee (28-2082)

    9J-KXD Cessna 206 (unknown)
    9J-LYU Beech 58 Baron (TH-520)
    9J-MES Cessna 337D Super Skymaster (337-01188) Skytrails Ltd

    9J-MJS Beech D55 Baron (TE-546) Proflight Zambia
    9J-MKK Douglas DC-8-62AF (46022) Stabo Air
    9J-NAB Cessna 401 (unknown)

    9J-NAD Piper PA-34-200T Seneca II (34-7970227) Ngwazi Air Charter

    9J-NFC Cessna 172 (unknown)

    9J-PCA Beech 58 Baron (unknown) Proflight Zambia
    9J-PCR Cessna 208B Caravan I (208B-1302) Proflight Zambia

    9J-PCT British Aerospace 3201 Jetstream 31 (903) Proflight Zambia
    9J-PCU British Aerospace 3201 Jetstream 31 (800) ProFlight Zambia
    9J-PCV British Aerospace 3101 Jetstream 31 (691) ProFlight Zambia
    9J-PCW British Aerospace Jetstream 41-07 (41034) ProFlight Zambia
    9J-PCX British Aerospace Jetstream 41-07 (41035) ProFlight Zambia
    9J-PCY British Aerospace Jetstream 41-07 (41036) ProFlight Zambia
    9J-PHJ Cessna 172L Skyhawk (172-57093) ..yellow

    9J-PLJ Britten-Norman BN-2A-21 Islander (799) Proflight Zambia

    9J-PMJ Cessna 402B Utililiner (402B0609) Proflight Zambia
    9J-RAP Piper PA-23-250 Aztec C (27-2842) ..derelict

    9J-RBA Cessna 401A (401A-0009) ..derelict, green tail
    9J-REN Beech A23-24 Musketeer (MA-136)

    9J-RMP Cessna 210M Centurion (210-61691)

    9J-RYL Embraer Emb-120ER Brasilia (120292) Royal Air Charters
    9J-SCJ Cessna 421B Golden Eagle Srs.II RAM (421B-0958)
    9J-SDD Cessna 172 (unknown)

    9J-SLZ Cessna 172 (unknown)

    9J-SNL Cessna 150L (unknown) ..wreck
    9J-STA Beech E90 King Air (LW-116) Staravia Zambia Ltd

    9J-STB Beech B200 Super King Air (BB-1262) Staravia Zambia Ltd

    9J-STJ Cessna 210N Centurion (unknown)
    9J-TJG Cessna 182L Skylane (18258816)

    9J-TOM Robinson R44 Raven II (10956) Skytrails Ltd
    9J-UAS Britten-Norman BN-2A Islander (155) Zamfari
    9J-WHX Britten-Norman BN-2A-7 Islander (192) Proflight Zambia, unpainted

    9J-WST Cessna 172 (unknown)

    9J-YRV Van's RV-6A (25505)

    9J-YUM The Airplane Factory Sling 4 (003) ex ZU-TAD
    9J-YVZ Beech B90 King Air (LJ-338) Zamfari

    9J-ZAM AgustaWestland AW.139 (31045) Zambian Government

    "9J-ZAST1" Cessna 150 (unknown) ..displayed at ZAST building

    9J-ZED Cessna 172 (unknown)

    9XR-WF Boeing 737-84Y/W (40892) RwandAir
    9XR-WH Bombardier CRJ-900LR NG (15286) RwandAir
    AF-214 Harbin Y-12-II (0076) Zambian Air Force
    AF-217 Harbin Y-12-II (0090) Zambian Air Force
    AF-314 de Havilland Canada DHC-5D Buffalo (61) Zambian Air Force, wfu

    AF-315 de Havilland Canada DHC-5D Buffalo (65) Zambian Air Force, wfu

    AF-605 Yakovlev Yak-40 (9532042) Zambian Air Force, wfu
    AF-606 Yakovlev Yak-40 (9530843) Zambian Air Force, wfu
    AF-607 Xian MA60 (401) Zambian Air Force
    N62KK Cessna U206G Skywagon (U20604494)
    N818MG Cessna T210L Centurion (21060218)

    Z-MDW Homebuilt (Tiger Moth type) (unknown)
    ZS-CMD Bombardier CRJ-100ER (7141) CemAir

    ZS-JWJ Piper PA-32-300 Cherokee Six (32-40004) Mommsen Investments CC
    ZS-KBJ Piper PA-32-300 Cherokee Six (32-7440004) Manna Boerdery CC
    ZS-KXD Cessna 210N Turbo Centurion (21064438)

    ZS-TBT Hawker-Siddeley 125-700B (257210) Harberton Imports and Exports CC
    ZS-TCG Cessna 210N Centurion (210-63438)
    Z-WSN Piper PA-23-250 Turbo Aztec D (27-4378) Fostnet (Pty) Ltd

    28/01 - Lusaka International

    ZS-CPD Pilatus PC-12/47E (1037) Teichmann Plant Hire (Pty) Ltd
    ZS-SJM Boeing 737-85FWL (30476) South African Airways

    29/01 - Lusaka International

    9J-AHM Piper PA-34-200T Seneca II (34-8070287)
    AF-103 Douglas C-47B-30-DK (33072) Zambian Air Force
    AF-1102 Mil Mi-17 (unknown) Zambian Air Force
    AF-1103 Mil Mi-17 (unknown) Zambian Air Force

    AF-1104 Mil Mi-8 (unknown) Zambian Air Force

    AF-219 Harbin Y-12-IV (unknown) Zambian Air Force
    AF-221 Harbin Y-12-IV (unknown) Zambian Air Force

    AF-222 Harbin Y-12-IV (unknown) Zambian Air Force

    AF-608 Xian MA60 (404) Zambian Air Force
    V5-ANL Airbus A319-112 (3346) Air Namibia
    ZS-LMF Beech 400A (RK-146) National Airways