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

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    Tuesday, 8 March 2016

    04-06/03/16 - Ireland

    Many thanks to Trevor Gordon for logs and pics from an Irish jaunt.

    04/03/16 - Belfast City

    G-FBJC Embraer EMB-175 STD (17000328) Flybe
    G-PRPL de Havilland Canada DHC-8 402 NG (4380) Flybe
    OK-LAZ LET L-410UVP-E (902504) Citywing

    04/03/16 - Causeway

    G-AWLF Cessna F172H Skyhawk (0536)
    G-BASO Lake LA-4-180 Buccaneer (358)
    G-BOLL Lake LA-4-200 Buccaneer (295)
    G-BOLL
    G-BVRY Cyclone Airsports AX3 K (PFA 245-12471)
    G-BVRY
    (G-MWYP)/N216HK CGS Hawk Arrow (H-T-468-R447)
    G-MWYP
    (G-MWYR) CGS Hawk AG (H-T-469-R447-AG)
    G-MYIU Cyclone Airsports AX3 503 (C 3013084)
    G-MYIU
    G-MYZF Cyclone Airsports AX3 (7133)
    G-MYZF
    G-MZFH AMF Chevvron 2-32C (039)
    G-MZFH

    04/03/16 - Movenis

    G-BMOF Cessna U206G Stationair 6 (U20603658)
    G-BMOF
    G-CCRC Cessna TU206G Turbo Stationair 6 (U20607001) ..dismantled on trailer
    G-CCRC
    G-RVDX Vans RV-4 (926)
    G-RVDX

    04/03/16 - Bellerena

    BGA968/968 EoN Olympia 2B (EoN/O/123)
    BGA968
    EI-APS Schleicher ASK 14 (14008)
    EI-APS
    G-ARAP Champion 7FC Tri-Traveler (7FC-394)
    G-ARAP
    G-BSWM Slingsby T.61 Venture T.3 (1965) ..dismantled in workshop
    G-BVYG Robin DR.300-180R Remorqueur (611)
    G-BVYG
    G-CBIR Thruster T600N 450 Jab (0022-T600N-061)
    G-CFJZ/FJZ Schempp-Hirth SHK-1 (14)
    G-CFJZ
    G-CHTJ/HTJ/4187 Schleicher ASK 13 (13125)
    G-CHTJ
    G-CHYH/HYH Rolladen-Schneider LS3 17 (3186)
    G-CHYH
    G-CJJH/899 DG Flugzeugbau DG-800 (8-137S30)
    G-CKJJ/KJJ Glaser-Dirks DG-500 Elan Orion (5E249X79)
    G-CKJJ
    G-CKOT/KOT Schleicher ASK 21 (21818)
    G-CKOT
    (G-CKTC) Schleicher Ka.6CR Rhonsegler (6649) ..being painted, unmarked
    G-CKTC
    G-CONR Champion 7GCBC Citabria (280-70)
    G-CONR
    G-DBVZ/BVZ Schleicher Ka.6CR Rhonsegler (6446)
    G-DBVZ
    G-DDAW/DAW Schleicher Ka.6CR Rhonsegler (951)
    G-DDAW
    G-EELY/ELY Schleicher Ka.6CR Rhonsegler (6485Si)
    G-MWEO Whittaker MW5 Sorcerer (PFA 163-11263)
    G-MWEO
    G-RVTE Vans RV-6 (PFA 181A-13523)
    G-RVTE
    G-TUGG Piper PA-18-150 Super Cub (18-8274)
    G-TUGG

    04/03/16 - Derry

    EI-CAC Grob G-115A (8092)
    EI-CAC
    EI-CIF Piper PA-28-180 Cherokee C (28-2853)
    EI-CIF
    (EI-DIF) Piper PA-31-350 Navajo Chieftain (31-7752105) ..wfu, no props
    EI-DIF
    EI-EYI Piper PA-28-181 Archer II (28-7990106)
    EI-EYI
    EI-OFM Reims/Cessna F172N Skyhawk (1988)
    EI-OFM
    G-BBRZ American Aviation AA-5 Traveler (AA5-0471)
    G-BBRZ
    G-BEVB Morane-Saulnier Rallye MS.892E 150ST (2860)
    G-BEVB
    G-BWWX Yakovlev Yak-50 (853003)
    G-BWWX
    G-BXPM Beech 58 Baron (TH-1677)
    G-BXPM
    G-BYCN Rans S-6ES Coyote II (PFA 204-13314)
    G-BYCN
    G-CHPK Vans RV-8 (PFA 303-14535)
    G-HMED Piper PA-28-161 Warrior III (2842020)
    G-HMED
    G-HRHE Robinson R22 Beta (1950)
    G-HRHE
    G-XZXZ Robinson R44 Raven II (12567)
    G-XZXZ
    N92RW Beech F33A Bonanza (CE-972)
    N92RW
    N111SC Beech N35 Bonanza (D-6795)
    N111SC
    N187SA Piper PA-28R-200 Cherokee Arrow II (28R-7235139) Southern Aircraft Consultancy
    N187SA

    04/03/16 - Londonderry - Heather Road scrapyard

    (EI-TKI) Robinson R22 Beta (1195) ..unmarked
    EI-TKI

    04/03/16 - Letterkenny/Stevensons strip

    EI-AEJ Piper PA-16 Clipper (16-451)
    EI-ERZ Flight Design CT 2K (03-02-04-07)
    EI-ESF Piper PA-22-160 Tri-Pacer (22-6685)
    G-CCES Raj Hamsa X-Air 2706(2) (BMAA/HB/104)
    G-CHUC Denney Kitfox Mk.II (LAA 172-15055)

    04/03/16 - Milford - scrapyard

    EI-AWU Morane-Saulnier Rallye MS.880B Club (880) ..fuselage in the undergrowth
    EI-AWU

    04/03/16 - Victoria Bridge

    EI-WEW Autogyro (unknown) ..in workshop
    EI-WEW
    G-INJA Comco Ikarus C42 FB100 VLA (PFA 322-14044) ..at airstrip
    G-INJA
    unregistered McCandless Autogyro (unknown) ..home-build project

    04/03/16 - Carnone

    EI-ERL Best Off SkyRanger (0130103)
    G-CBKU Comco Ikarus C42 FB UK (PFA 322-13862)
    G-MMPR Dragon Light Aircraft Dragon 150 (0011 )
    unmarked Raj Hamsa X-Air ? (unknown)

    04/03/16 - Ruskey

    44-ADC Aeroprakt A-20 Sky Cruiser (unknown) ..wreck
    44-ADC
    EI-ECP Raj Hamsa X-Air Hawk (934)
    EI-ECP
    EI-EYN Murphy Renegade Spirit UK (PFA 188-11438)

    04/03/16 - Finn Valley

    EI-ELC Comco Ikarus C42B (9908-6204)
    EI-ELC
    EI-ETD Raj Hamsa X-Air Hawk (949)
    G-BVTD CFM Shadow SA (PFA 206-11972)
    G-CBHG Mainair Blade 912S (1298-1001-7-W1093)
    G-CCZS Raj Hamsa X-Air Falcon 582(2) (BMAA/HB/403)
    G-CCZS
    G-MTSC Mainair Gemini Flash II (618-188-5-W407)
    G-MWIF Rans S-6ESD Coyote II (PFA 204-11749)
    G-MWTF

    04/03/16 - Drumavish

    G-MBYK Huntair Pathfinder I (012)
    G-MZGC Cyclone Airsports AX2000 (7304)

    04/03/16 - Donegal - Private residence

    unregistered RAF 2000 Autogyro (unknown) ..home-build project
    RAF 2000

    05/03/16 - Sligo

    EI-BIB Reims/Cessna F152 II (1724) Sligo Aeronautical Club Ltd
    EI-BIB
    EI-ICA Sikorsky S-92A (920045) Irish Coastguard
    EI-SAC Cessna 172P Skyhawk (17276263) Sligo Aeronautical Club Ltd
    EI-SAC
    EI-SEA Progressive Aerodyne SeaRey (1DK-359C)
    EI-SEA
    G-BTSP Piper J-3C-65 Cub (7647)
    G-BTSP
    (G-BZXS)/XX631/W Scottish Aviation Bulldog T.1 (BH.120-296)
    G-BZXS XX361
    G-CFIF Christen Eagle (BEERS-0001)
    G-CFIF
    N25XL Cessna 310Q II (310Q-1076)
    N25XL
    N445KA Robin R.2160 Alpha Sport (116)
    N445KA
    N888DM Piper PA-30-160 Twin Comanche C (30-1833)
    N888DM

    05/03/16 - Strandhill - Private residence

    EI-BOV Rand Robinson KR-2 (SAAC-11)
    EI-BOV
    IAHC.7 Sligo Concept (unknown)
    IAHC.07
    IAHC.8 O'Hara Autogyro (unknown)

    05/03/16 - Enniskillen

    EI-AVC Cessna F337F Super Skymaster (33701355) ..wreck
    EI-AVC

    EI-DVZ Robinson R44 Raven II (11629)
    EI-ING Reims/Cessna F172P (2084)
    EI-ING
    G-FBTT Aeroprakt A-22L Foxbat (PFA 317A-14743)
    G-FBTT
    G-HARR Robinson R22 Beta II (3514)
    G-HARR
    G-JOYT Piper PA-28-181 Archer II (28-7990132)
    G-JOYT
    G-KENZ Rutan VariEze (PFA 074-10960)
    G-KENZ
    (G-ORHE) Cessna 500 Citation I (500-0220) Eassda Ireland Ltd
    G-ORHE
    G-PHAT Cirrus SR20 (1999)
    G-PHAT
    G-SWAT Robinson R44 Raven II (10041)
    G-SWAT

    05/03/16 - Lisbellow - Private residence

    EI-FEO ELA Avacion ELA-07S Gyrocopter (03061030722) ..home-build project
    EI-FEO
    G-BSPJ Campbell Cricket Replica (PFA G/01-1061) ..wreck
    G-BSPJ
    G-BTEI Everett Campbell Cricket (023) ..stored
    G-BTEI
    G-BUOA Whittaker MW6 S Fatboy Flyer Srs.A (PFA 164-11959) ..stored
    G-BUOA
    unregistered Gyro Glider (unknown)

    05/03/16 - Carrickmore

    EI-FLK BRM Land Africa (0018/05)
    EI-FLK
    EI-FLO Denney Kitfox (unknown)
    EI-FLO
    G-CBTG Comco Ikarus C42 FB UK (PFA 322-13849)
    G-CBTG
    G-CEEW Comco Ikarus C42 FB100 (0609-6847)
    G-CEEW
    G-CETT Evektor EV-97 TeamEurostar UK (3006)
    G-CETT
    G-CFBJ AutoGyro Europe MT-03 (RSUK/MT-03/042)
    G-CFBJ
    G-CFTT Vans RV-7 (PFA 323-14405)
    G-CICU Raj Hamsa X-Air Hawk (LAA 340-15217)
    G-CWAY Comco Ikarus C42 FB100 (0707-6907)
    G-CWAY
    (G-DHSS)/"WR360" de Havilland Venom FB.50 (836) ..small amount of pod and tail booms
    WR360
    G-DMCI Comco Ikarus C42 FB100 (0707-6906)
    G-DMCI
    G-FELD AutoGyro Europe MTOsport (RSUK/MTOS/031)
    G-FELD
    G-MNWB Thruster TST (086-118-UK-001)
    G-MUTT CZAW Sportcruiser (PFA 338-14667)
    G-MUTT
    G-MZFM Pegasus Quantum 15 (7310)
    G-MZFM
    G-RTIN AutoGyro Europe MT-03 (RSUK/MT-03/047)
    G-RTIN
    (I-9020) Pipistrel Virus 912 (unknown) ..to be EI-
    (PH-3S1) Aeropro EuroFox (12902) ..to be EI-
    PH-3S1

    05/03/16 - Donghmore

    EI-FEJ Pipistrel Virus SW 100 (513 SWN 100)
    G-CFJJ Best Off SkyRanger 912S(1) (BMAA/HB/571)

    06/03/16 - Limetree

    EI-AED Cessna 120 (11783)
    EI-BKK Taylor JT-1 Monoplane (PFA 1421)
    EI-CNU Pegasus Quantum 15-912 (7326)
    EI-CNU
    EI-CZA ATEC Zephyr 2000 (Z2580602A)
    EI-CZA
    EI-DKZ Just Reality Escapade 912(1) (BMAA/HB/423)
    EI-DMB Best Off SkyRanger Swift 912S(1) (SKR0503588)
    EI-DRT Air Creation Tanarg/iXess 15 912(S)2 (A06082-6078)
    EI-DXM Raj Hamsa X-Air 582 (BMAA/HB/100)
    EI-ELL Medway Microlights EclipseR (157/136)
    EI-ELL
    EI-EYW Thruster T600N (9039-T600N-033)
    EI-FBY BRM Citius (0118/KIT/08-CT)
    EI-FBY
    EI-FEV Raj Hamsa X-Air 582(5) (BMAA/HB/245)
    EI-FEV
    EI-FLH BRM Land Africa (012/05/KF2)
    EI-FMO BRM Land Africa (06-00014)
    EI-FMO
    EI-FNC BRM Citius Sport (unknown)
    EI-FNC
    EI-MRB Denney Kitfox Mk.II (PFA 172-11752)
    G-BTNR Denney Kitfox Mk.III (PFA 172-12035)
    G-CFKJ P & M Aviation Quik GT450 (8405)
    G-CGPN Morane-Saulnier Rallye MS.880 (2429)
    (G-MTKD) Thruster TST Mk.1 (867-TST-024)
    G-MTKD
    G-OLGA CFM Shadow SA-II (PFA 206-13164)
    unmarked Highway Demon (unknown)
    plus many wrecked pods

    06/03/16 - Oughterard - Private residence

    EI-DDR Bensen B.8V Gyrocopter (SAAC 037) ..parts only
    (EI-FJZ) ? Tervamaki JT5B Autogyro (unknown) ..under construction

    06/03/16 - Maynooth - Private residence

    (EI-AMY) Auster J/1N Alpha (2634) ..wreck stored
    EI-AMY

    06/03/16 - Dollys Grove

    ES-YLK Aero Vodochody L-29 Delfin (194521)
    LY-AFO Antonov An-2R (1G211-42)
    XZ995 Hawker Siddeley Harrier GR.3 (712218) ..preserved

    06/03/16 - Warrenstown

    (EI-AUS) Auster J/5F Aiglet Trainer (2779) ..newly restored, unmarked
    EI-AUS
    EI-BSK SOCATA TB-9 Tampico (618)
    EI-BSK
    EI-SKS Robin R.2160 Alpha Sport (307) Skytrace Flight Training
    EI-SKS

    06/03/16 - Trevet

    EI-DIY Vans RV-4 (3254)
    EI-EEO Vans RV-7 (71700)

    06/03/16 - Trim

    EI-BAJ Stampe SV-4C (171)
    EI-CCF Aeronca 11ACS Chief (11AC-S40)

    06/03/16 - Ratoath - Private residence

    "EI-ABH" Mignet HM.14 Pou Du Ciel Replica (unknown)
    VM657 Slingsby Cadet TX.2 (unknown) ..to be restored as "IGA.6"
    (VP-YKF) de Havilland DH.104 Dove Srs.6 (04292) ..under restoration
    VP-YKF
    unregistered Van's RV-10 (ILAS129) ..home-build project

    06/03/16 - Ballyboy

    EI-AEI Aeronca 65-TAC Defender (C-1661TA)
    EI-AHI de Havilland DH.82A Tiger Moth (85347)
    EI-AHI
    EI-AYR Schleicher ASK 16 (16022)
    EI-BBV/480762 Piper J-3C-65 Cub (13058)
    EI-BBV
    EI-CUB Piper J-3C-65 Cub (16010) ..uncovered frame
    EI-CUB
    EI-DTS Piper PA-18-95 Super Cub (18-5822)
    EI-DTS
    EI-DXP Cyclone Airsports AX3 (7252)
    EI-DXP
    EI-ESE Zenair CH.601XL Zodiac (6-9666)
    EI-ESE
    (EI-AEI)/"C1661TA" Aeronca 65-TAC Defender (C1661TA)
    EI-ETC
    EI-FCI Zenair CH.601HD Zodiac (4074)
    EI-FCI
    EI-FGB BRM Land Africa (0226/K2/13-LA)
    EI-FGB
    EI-NVL Jora Spol Jora UA2 (C129)
    EI-NVL
    EI-VLN Piper PA-18A-150 Super Cub (18-6797)
    EI-VLN
    G-BYEH Jodel DR.250 Capitaine (15)
    G-BYEH
    G-BZJO Pegasus Quantum 15 (7699)
    G-CCBR Jodel D.120A (59)
    G-CCBR
    G-CCFI Piper PA-32-260 Cherokee Six (32-7400002)
    G-CCFI
    (G-MTKE) Thruster TST Mk.1 (867-TST-025)
    unmarked Thruster
    G-YORK Reims/Cessna F172M Skyhawk II (1354)
    G-YORK
    N1033Y Cessna 172S Skyhawk SP (172S10598)
    N4117Y Champion 7KCAB Citabria (592-76)
    N4117Y
    unregistered Sonerai (unknown)
    unknown Hatz ? (unknown)

    06/03/16 - Navan

    EI-DTT ELA Avacion ELA-07 R100 Gyrocopter (04061050722)
    EI-DTT
    EI-FGB BRM Land Africa (0226/K2/13-LA)
    G-AWYL Jodel DR.253 Regent (143)
    G-AWYL
    G-CCKY Lindstrand Balloons LBL 240A (943) ..wfu
    G-CCKY
    G-SPAM Light Aero Avid Flyer Aerobat (PFA 189-12074)
    G-SPAM

    06/03/16 - Gilford - Private residence

    EI-AUT Erco 415 Ercoupe F-1A (5731) ..wreck stored
    EI-AUT
    G-BFHI Piper J-3C-65 Cub (12532) ..stored
    G-BFHI
    G-BKAF Clutton FRED Series 2 (PFA 029-10337) ..stored
    G-BKAF

    06/03/16 - Newtownards

    EI-EZX Piper PA-22-108 Colt (22-8199)
    EI-EZX
    G-ARCT Piper PA-18-95 Super Cub (18-7375)
    G-ARCT
    G-AWSN Rollason-Druine D.62B Condor (RAE/632)
    (G-BWJY)/WG469/72 de Havilland Canada DHC-1 Chipmunk 22 (C1/0519)
    G-BWJY
    G-BXVS Brugger MB-2 Colibri (PFA 043-11948)
    G-BXVS
    G-BZRW Mainair Blade 912S (1266-0101-7-W1060)
    G-BZSG Pegasus Quantum 15-912 (7766)
    G-CBDO Raj Hamsa X-Air 582(1) (BMAA/HB/170)
    G-CBOO Mainair Blade 912S (1317-0302-7-W1112)
    G-CBXG Thruster T600N 450 (0112-T600N-073)
    G-CCDG Best Off SkyRanger 912(1) (BMAA/HB/271)
    G-CCVJ Raj Hamsa X-Air Falcon 133(1) (BMAA/HB/381)
    G-CDUX Piper PA-32-300 Cherokee Six (32-7340074)
    G-CENB Evektor EV-97 TeamEurostar UK (2913)
    G-CENB
    G-CEUF P & M Aviation Quik GT450 (8325)
    G-CGMW Alpi Aviation Pioneer 200-M (LAA 334-14958)
    G-CGMW
    G-CHRY Medway Microlights EclipseR (160/138)
    G-DCMI Pegasus Quik (7972)
    G-MTKW Mainair Gemini Flash IIA (569-887-5)
    G-MVMX Mainair Gemini Flash IIA (721-189-6)
    G-MWIB Aviasud Mistral (BMAA/HB/010)
    G-MWPF Mainair Gemini Flash II (825-0191-7-W619)
    G-MWPF
    G-MYCN Mainair Mercury (901-0492-5)
    G-MYST Aviasud Mistral (BMAA/HB/012)
    G-MZEM Pegasus Quantum 15-912 (7277)
    G-MZIM Mainair Rapier (1124-0697-7)
    G-MZIT Mainair Blade (1129-0897-7-W932)
    G-OHKS Pegasus Quantum 15(HKS) (7505)
    G-OLFB Pegasus Quantum 15-912 (7767)
    G-OLFZ P & M Aviation Quik GT450 (8354)
    G-PIPR Piper PA-18-95 Super Cub (18-826)
    G-PIPR
    G-UFCE Cessna 172S Skyhawk SP (172S9305)
    G-UFCE
    G-UFCG Cessna 172S Skyhawk SP (172S9450)
    G-UFCI Cessna 172S Skyhawk SP (172S10508)
    G-UFCN Cessna 152 (15283847)
    G-UFCN
    G-WBLY Pegasus Quik (8057)
    LY-AWV Pezetel PZL-104 Wilga 35A (21910918)
    M-BONO Cessna 172N Skyhawk II (17270299)
    M-BONO
    N509MV Beech B200 King Air (BB-877) UAL Inc
    N509MV
    N642P Piper PA-31 Navajo B (31-761)

    06/03/16 - Belfast City

    EI-ICA Sikorsky S-92A (920045) Irish Coastguard
    EI-ICA at BHD
    G-ECOG de Havilland Canada DHC-8 402 (4220) Flybe
    G-FLBE de Havilland Canada DHC-8 402 (4261) Flybe
    G-JBLZ Cessna 550 Citation Bravo (550-1018) 247 Jet Ltd
    N234RG Pilatus PC-12/45 (520) Wells Fargo Bank Northwest NA Trustee