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    Welcome to our Trip Report Blog.
    Here we will post logs and pictures taken on aircraft spotting trips.
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    Friedrichshafen Expo, Spain/Portugal, Oshkosh/Florida

    Header Picture: 6814 Mikoyan-Gurevich MiG-21MF (966814) Displayed at Poznań-Kobylnica on 24/07/17

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    Friday, 12 February 2016

    07-08/02/16 - Hamburg

    Thanks to RichT for logs from a two-day visit to Hamburg.

    07/02 - Hamburg - 20:25-23:59

    A6-ECN Boeing 777 (37705) Emirates
    CS-TTA Airbus A319 (0750) TAP Portugal
    D-ABDY Airbus A320 (4013) Air Berlin
    D-ABFE Airbus A320 (4269) Air Berlin
    D-ABOB Boeing 757 (29017) Condor
    D-ABOC Boeing 757 (29015) Condor
    D-ABQF DHC-8 (4245) Air Berlin
    D-ABZA Airbus A320 (3532) Air Berlin
    D-ACNP Canadair CRJ-900 (15259) Lufthansa Regional
    D-ACNW Canadair CRJ-900 (15269) Lufthansa Regional
    D-AGWH Airbus A319 (3352) Germanwings
    D-AGWK Airbus A319 (3500) Germanwings
    D-AGWR Airbus A319 (4285) Germanwings
    D-AGWS Airbus A319 (4998) Germanwings
    D-AGWT Airbus A319 (5043) Germanwings
    D-AGWW Airbus A319 (5535) Germanwings
    D-AGWX Airbus A319 (5569) Germanwings
    D-AGWY Airbus A319 (5941) Germanwings
    D-AGWZ Airbus A319 (5978) Germanwings
    D-AHXE Boeing 737NG (35135) Air Berlin
    D-AHXF Boeing 737NG (35136) Air Berlin
    D-AICL Airbus A320 (1437) Condor
    D-AIDO Airbus A321 (4994) Lufthansa
    D-AIPT Airbus A320 (0117) Germanwings
    D-AIQL Airbus A320 (0267) Germanwings
    D-AIQU Airbus A320 (1365) Lufthansa
    D-AIRM Airbus A321 (0518) Lufthansa
    D-AIRS Airbus A321 (0595) Lufthansa
    D-AIRX Airbus A321 (0887) Lufthansa
    D-AIUO Airbus A320 (6636) Germanwings
    D-AIZT Airbus A320 (5601) Eurowings
    D-AKNH Airbus A319 (0794) Germanwings
    D-ATUJ Boeing 737NG (39923) TUIfly
    D-CJET Cessna Citationjet 3 (525B0349) Air Hamburg
    EI-EME Boeing 737NG (35029) Ryanair
    F-GUGE Airbus A318 (2100) Air France
    G-EUPA Airbus A319 (1082) British Airways
    G-EZFW Airbus A319 (4380) EasyJet
    G-EZOY Airbus A320 (6885) EasyJet
    G-RJXR Embraer Emb145 (145070) BMi Regional
    HB-AEO Dornier 328 (3061) SkyWork Airlines
    HB-JZX Airbus A320 (4157) EasyJet Switzerland
    LX-LGE DHC-8 (4284) Luxair
    OE-LNE Airbus A319 (3415) Niki
    OK-GFQ ATR-72 (674) Air Mauritius
    OO-SSD Airbus A319 (1102) Brussels Airlines
    OY-KBH Airbus A321 (1675) SAS
    PH-BGK Boeing 737NG (38054) KLM Royal Dutch Airlines
    TC-JPJ Airbus A320 (3239) THY - Turkish Airlines

    08/02 - Hamburg - 00:01-13:00, 16:00-20:10

    5B-CKO Dassault Falcon 2000EX (096) Columbia Ship Management Ltd
    A6-ECA Boeing 777 (32794) Emirates
    A6-EGK Boeing 777 (41071) Emirates
    CS-TTV Airbus A319 (1718) TAP Portugal
    D-ABDB Airbus A320 (2619) Air Berlin
    D-ABDY Airbus A320 (4013) Air Berlin
    D-ABEH Boeing 737 (25242) Lufthansa
    D-ABEH
    D-ABFC Airbus A320 (4161) Air Berlin
    D-ABIA Boeing 737 (24815) Lufthansa Technical Training
    D-ABKT/(N279EA) Boeing 737NG (36881) Eastern Airlines
    D-ABNN Airbus A320 (1889) Air Berlin
    D-ABNT Airbus A320 (2562) Air Berlin
    D-ABOC Boeing 757 (29015) Condor
    D-ABOC
    (D-ABOD)/"D-ABOB" Boeing 707-430 (17720) Preserved
    D-ABOB
    D-ABOJ Boeing 757 (29019) Condor
    D-ABOJ
    D-ABQC DHC-8 (4231) Air Berlin
    D-ABQF DHC-8 (4245) Air Berlin
    D-ABQF
    D-ABQI DHC-8 (4264) Air Berlin
    D-ABZA Airbus A320 (3532) Air Berlin
    D-ABZB Airbus A320 (3515) Air Berlin
    D-ABZB
    D-ABZI Airbus A320 (3328) Air Berlin
    D-ACNI Canadair CRJ-900 (15248) Lufthansa Regional
    D-ACNI
    D-ACNN Canadair CRJ-900 (15254) Lufthansa Regional
    D-ACNN
    D-ACNW Canadair CRJ-900 (15269) Lufthansa Regional
    D-AEBB Embraer Emb195 (19000316) Lufthansa Regional
    D-AGEC Boeing 737NG (36118) Air Berlin
    D-AGEN Boeing 737NG (28100) Germania
    D-AGEN
    D-AGWH Airbus A319 (3352) Germanwings
    D-AGWK Airbus A319 (3500) Germanwings
    D-AGWK
    D-AGWM Airbus A319 (3839) Germanwings
    D-AGWO Airbus A319 (4166) Germanwings
    D-AGWO
    D-AGWT Airbus A319 (5043) Germanwings
    D-AGWT
    D-AGWW Airbus A319 (5535) Germanwings
    D-AGWW
    D-AGWX Airbus A319 (5569) Germanwings
    D-AGWY Airbus A319 (5941) Germanwings
    D-AHXE Boeing 737NG (35135) Air Berlin
    D-AHXE
    D-AIDA Airbus A321 (4360) Lufthansa
    D-AIDT Airbus A321 (5087) Lufthansa
    D-AIDT
    D-AIFF Airbus A340 (447) Lufthansa
    D-AILC Airbus A319 (0616) Lufthansa
    D-AILE Airbus A319 (0627) Lufthansa
    D-AINA Airbus A320 (6801) Lufthansa
    D-AINA
    D-AIPA Airbus A320 (0069) Lufthansa
    D-AIPT Airbus A320 (0117) Germanwings
    D-AIPT
    D-AIPW Airbus A320 (0137) Germanwings
    D-AIPZ Airbus A320 (0162) Germanwings
    D-AIPZ
    D-AIQL Airbus A320 (0267) Germanwings
    D-AIRO Airbus A321 (0563) Lufthansa
    D-AIRP Airbus A321 (0564) Lufthansa
    D-AIRS Airbus A321 (0595) Lufthansa
    D-AISJ Airbus A321 (3360) Lufthansa
    D-AIUO Airbus A320 (6636) Germanwings
    D-AIUO
    D-AIZH Airbus A320 (4363) Lufthansa
    D-AIZT Airbus A320 (5601) Eurowings
    D-AGWS Airbus A319 (4998) Germanwings
    D-ATUJ Boeing 737NG (39923) TUIfly
    D-ATUJ
    D-ATUZ Boeing 737NG (34691) TUIfly
    D-ATUZ
    D-CCAB Cessna Citation II (550-0827) Air Hamburg
    D-CMHA Dornier 328 (3023) Sun-Air Of Scandinavia
    D-CMHB Dornier 328 (3110) Rhein-Neckar Air
    D-CMHB
    D-EOPW Piper PA-46 Malibu (4622192)
    D-EPWP Beech F33A Bonanza (CE-1654)
    D-FALF Socata TBM-700 (610)
    D-HHHS Robinson R-44 II (12420)
    D-HZSP Eurocopter EC-135 (0648) Bundespolizei
    D-IOSD Piper PA-42-720 Cheyenne (42-5501044) Gesellschaft Fur Mobilien-Leasing
    D-ITIP Cessna Citationjet (525-0494) Star Wings Luftfahrt GmbH
    EI-EBM Boeing 737NG (35002) Ryanair
    EI-ENF Boeing 737NG (35034) Ryanair
    EI-EVG Boeing 737NG (40292) Ryanair
    EI-FXB ATR-42 (243) FedEx Feeder
    F-GRXA Airbus A319 (1640) Air France
    F-GUGE Airbus A318 (2100) Air France
    G-EMBN Embraer Emb145 (145201) BMi Regional
    G-EZAW Airbus A319 (2812) EasyJet
    G-EZAW
    G-EZBB Airbus A319 (2854) EasyJet
    G-EZBB
    G-EZDT Airbus A319 (3720) EasyJet
    G-EZFA Airbus A319 (3788) EasyJet
    G-EZOY Airbus A320 (6885) EasyJet
    G-EZOY
    G-MIDS Airbus A320 (1424) British Airways
    HB-IOD Airbus A321 (0522) Swiss International Air Lines
    LN-DYN Boeing 737NG (39006) Norwegian
    LN-DYO Boeing 737NG (40868) Norwegian
    LN-RPF Boeing 737NG (28307) SAS
    LN-RRX Boeing 737NG (28296) SAS
    LX-LGS Boeing 737NG (33956) Luxair
    LX-LGS
    LX-LGZ Embraer Emb145 (145258) Luxair
    N666UA Boeing 767 (29238) United Airlines
    N666UA
    N909M Cessna Citationjet (525-0249) Ilrich Marseille-Kliniken AG
    OE-LBV Airbus A320 (1385) Austrian Airlines
    OE-LBV
    OE-LEH Airbus A320 (4594) niki
    OE-LEH
    OH-LKK Embraer Emb190 (19000127) Finnair
    OH-LKK
    OK-GFQ ATR-72 (674) CSA Czech Airlines
    OK-GFQ
    OK-KFP ATR-42 (639) CSA Czech Airlines
    OO-DWF BAe 146 (E3332) Brussels Airlines
    OO-SNB Airbus A320 (1493) Brussels Airlines
    OO-VLF Fokker 50 (20208) VLM Airlines
    OO-VLF
    OO-VLJ Fokker 50 (20105) VLM Airlines
    OO-VLJ
    OY-JZD ATR-72 (1131) SAS
    OY-JZD
    PH-BGM Boeing 737NG (39255) KLM Royal Dutch Airlines
    PH-BXU Boeing 737NG (33028) KLM Royal Dutch Airlines
    PH-BXU
    SP-LDI Embraer Emb170 (17000073) LOT Polish Airlines
    SP-LDI
    SP-LDK Embraer Emb170 (17000074) LOT Polish Airlines
    TC-CPD Boeing 737NG (40726) Pegasus Airlines Asia
    TC-FBH Airbus A320 (4207) Freebird Airlines
    TC-FBO Airbus A320 (5096) Freebird Airlines
    TC-FHC Airbus A320 (3852) Freebird Airlines
    TC-FHC
    TC-JMI Airbus A321 (3673) THY - Turkish Airlines
    TC-JPI Airbus A320 (3208) THY - Turkish Airlines
    TC-JSM Airbus A321 (5689) THY - Turkish Airlines
    TC-JSM
    TC-SNT Boeing 737NG (40755) SunExpress
    VP-BTR Airbus A321 (5913) Aeroflot Russian Airlines
    VP-CHG Dassault Falcon 900LX (266) ASW Air Ltd

    08/02 - Finkenwerder Airbus

    (FCS) = full colour scheme, (TCS) = tail only painted, rest primer

    Hangar 7

    F-WWBF/PK-LAU A320-214/SL (6962) Batik Air (FCS)
    F-WWBO/JA02DJ A320-216/SL (6972) Air Asia Japan (FCS)
    D-AYAE/(N157AA) A321-231/SL (6998) American (FCS)
    D-AYAK/(B-8376) A321-211/SL (7010) Sichuan (TCS)

    Hangar 9

    unmarked A320/321 (7023) ..primer, complete fuselage
    D-AUBV/(D-AIUS) A320-214/SL (7024) Lufthansa (TCS)
    (N302DN) A321-211/SL (7031) Delta (TCS) ..3002 tail code
    unmarked A320/321 (7045) ..primer, complete fuselage

    Hangar 14

    F-WWBG/(VP-BJY) A320-214/SL (6963) Aeroflot (FCS)
    D-AUBT/(VT-ITK) A320-271N/SL (7001) Indigo (TCS)
    D-AYAH/PT-XPN A321-211/SL (7005) TAM (FCS)
    D-AYAL/(RP-C) A321-231/SL (7015) Philippines (TCS)
    D-AVXX/(N964JT) A321-231/SL (7018) Jet Blue (TCS)
    D-AYAM/(N) A321-231/SL (7021) Spirit (TCS)
    D-AYAN/(B-8398) A321-211/SL (7023) China Eastern (TCS)
    unmarked A320/321 (7026) ..primer, complete fuselage
    D-AYAO/(TC-) A321-231/SL (7029) THY (TCS)
    D-AYAQ/(HA-LXD) A321-231/SL (7032) Wizz Air (TCS)
    D-A???/(CC-) A320-214/SL (7036) LAN (TCS)
    unmarked A320/321 (7040) ..primer, complete fuselage
    unmarked A320/321 (7042) ..primer, complete fuselage
    unmarked A320/321 (7044) ..primer, complete fuselage
    unmarked A320/321 (7048) ..primer, front fuselage
    unmarked A320/321 (7078) ..primer, complete fuselage

    Hangar next to H14

    D-AUBN/(B-8339) A320-214/SL (6974) China Southern (FCS)
    D-A??R/(D-AEWD) A320-214/SL (7019) Eurowings (TCS)

    A380 Hangars

    F-WWSB/(A6-APF) A380-861 (195) Etihad (FCS)
    F-WWSK/(A6-APG) A380-861 (198) Etihad (FCS)
    F-WWSS/(A6-APH) A380-861 (199) Etihad (TCS)
    F-WWST/(A6-EOZ) A380-861 (210) Emirates (TCS)
    F-WWSY/(A6-EUA) A380-861 (211) Emirates (TCS)
    F-WW??/(A6-E??) A380-861 (???) Emirates (FCS)

    by A380 Hangars

    D-AYAI/(HB-IOO) A321-212 (7007) Swiss (TCS)

    Delivery Centre

    D-ASTZ A319-112 (3019) Germania..Toulouse shuttle
    D-AVZQ/(EC-MJR) A321-231/SL (6933) Vueling (FCS)
    D-AZAX/(N156AN) A321-231/SL (6983) American (FCS)
    D-AUBQ/(D-AIUR) A320-214/SL (6985) Lufthansa (FCS)
    D-AYAB/(N962JT) A321-231/SL (6988) Jet Blue (FCS)
    D-AUBR/(D-AEWB) A320-214/SL (6992) Eurowings (FCS)

    Test Centre

    D-AVXB A321-251N/SL (6839) Airbus Industries (FCS)
    D-AVZL/(N301DN) A321-211/SL (6923) Delta (FCS) ..3001 tail code
    F-WWDJ/(XA-) A320-233/SL (6969) Volaris (FCS) ..departed 18:05
    D-AYAD/(N) A321-231/SL (6994) Spirit (FCS)

    Flying

    D-AUBL/(D-ABNY) A320-214/SL (6966) Air Berlin (FCS)
    D-AUBO/(G-EZPB) A320-214/SL (6977) Easyjet (FCS)
    F-WWBB/(PK-GQM) A320-214/SL (6980) Citylink ..arrived 18:00
    D-AYAA/(TC-JTF) A321-231/SL (6987) THY (FCS)

    Outside, ready for shipping to USA Completion Center

    unmarked A321-231/SL (7046) American ..primer, fuselage in 2 sections

    In car park

    unmarked A320/321 (7054) ..primer, front fuselage

    Elsewhere on field

    (F-GGEF) A320-111 (0004) ..cargo conversion testbed

    Offloading area

    unmarked A320/321 (7056 ?) ..primer, front fuselage
    unmarked A320/321 (7058 ?) ..primer, front fuselage

    Stored down far end of field

    D-AXAN/(A7-AJB) A320-271N/SL (6772) Qatar (FCS)
    D-AXAT/(N901NK) A320-271N/SL (6833) Spirit (FCS)
    D-AUBG/(D-AINC) A320-271N/SL (6920) Lufthansa (FCS)
    D-AVZX/(VP-BJX) A321-211/SL (6945) Aeroflot (FCS)
    D-AZAS/(B-8396) A321-211/SL (6957) China Eastern (FCS)
    D-AZAT/(B-8397) A321-211/SL (6960) China Eastern (FCS)
    D-AUBS/(B-8341) A320-214/SL (6996) China Southern (FCS)

    Around the factory

    unmarked A320/321 (7048) ..tail only
    unmarked A320/321 (7055) ..tail only
    unmarked A320/321 (7056) ..tail only
    unmarked A320/321 (7058) ..tail only
    unmarked A320/321 (7062) ..tail only
    unmarked A320/321 (7063) ..tail only
    unmarked A320/321 (7068) ..tail only
    unmarked A320/321 (7075) ..tail only
    unmarked A320/321 (7085) ..tail only
    plus several more