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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

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Wednesday, 27 April 2016

20/04/16 - Munich - Friedrichshafen Expo

Day 5 of the Aeroprints Aero Expo Tour.

Munich - 06:00-07:30

9V-SNB Boeing 777-312ER (42241) Singapore Airlines
A6-EHJ Airbus A340-642 (933) Etihad Airways
A7-BCG Boeing 787-8 (38325) Qatar Airways
B-6117 Airbus A330-243 (903) Air China
CS-DXY Cessna 560 (560-5791) NetJets Europe
D-ABFC Airbus A320-214 (4161) Air Berlin
D-CFME Beech 300 King Air 350 (FL-627) FCS Flight Calibration Services
HB-AEY Dornier Do.328-130 (3100) Skywork Airlines
HB-IPT Airbus A319-112 (0727) Swiss International Air Lines
HS-TGG Boeing 747-4D7 (33771) Thai Airways International
N920FD Boeing 757-23AF (24289) Federal Express

Memmingen - seen from autobahn

5N-SPE Dornier 328-300 Jet (3151) Shell Nigeria
HB-ISB Douglas C-47-DL (4667) Classic Air, stored

Friedrichshafen - Aero Expo


46+15 Panavia Tornado IDS (GS248) German Air Force/TLG-33
80-AEY/F-JARG Tomark Viper SD-4 (0109/2016)
84+53 Sikorsky CH-53GE (V65-051) German Air Force/HSG-64
D-CGMR Cessna 560XL Citation XLS (560-5593)
D-EAOE Cessna 172RG Cutlass (172RG0380)
D-EEFI Cessna 172 Turbo Skyhawk JT-A (unknown)
D-EKKP Piper PA-28-181 Archer III (2843816)
D-EPIK Piper PA-32R-300 Cherokee Lance (32R-7680107)
D-ETTW Aquila AT01-100 (AT01-100A-322)
D-EVSM Piper PA-46-350P JetPROP DLX (4622072)
D-HAGK Bell Helicopters 407GX (54323)
D-ILAP Embraer EMB-500 Phenom 100 (50000288)
D-INKA de Havilland DH-104 Dove (04266)
D-MHYB Flight Design CTSW (07-02-25)
F-GNXT Robin DR.400-135CDi (2590)
F-GXAF Reims-Cessna F.182Q Skylane (0167)
F-HTLI Vulcanair P.68 Observer 2 (473-37-OB2)
HB-CDE Reims/Cessna F.177RG Cardinal (0077)
HB-FJI Pilatus PC-6B2-H4 Porter (1004) Pilatus Flugzeugwerke AG
I-A747 Pipistrel Virus S-Wing 100 (386SWN100)
I-AMCX Piper PA-34-220T Seneca III (34-8133004)
I-PDVB Vulcanair AP-68TP-600 Victor (9011)
I-PDVC Vulcanair V1.0 (1001)
LN-YBZ Shark Aero Shark (036/2015)
N122CS Cessna 182T Skylane (182-82414)
N1733G Beech P35 Bonanza (D-6949) Alpine Air
N239KF Beech B200GT King Air (BY-239) Beechcraft Corporation
N265CZ Cessna 208B Caravan EX (208B-5265) Textron Aviation Inc
N3975C Piper PA-46-350P JetPROP DLX (4636419)
N450NE Eclipse Aviation 550 (550-0280)
N484CJ Cessna 525B CitationJet CJ3+ (525B-0484) Cessna Aircraft Co
N550F Eclipse Aviation 550 (550-1001)
N571EE Embraer EMB-505 Phenom 300 (50500271) Embraer Executive Aircraft
N902MZ Cessna 525 Citation M2 (525-0902) Cessna Aircraft Co
OH-GSA Cirrus Design SR-22 (3630)
OK-ATD Reims/Cessna F.172M (1318)
OO-NEY Embraer EMB-545 Legacy 500 (55010003) Air Service Liege
PH-STT Cessna 172S (172S-8898)
RA-0778G Aerovolga LA-8C (002)
SP-ALL Cirrus Design SR-22T (0968)

East Entrance Concourse

D-MABR Breezer B400 Club (UL123)

West Entrance Concourse

D-EPWR Extra 330LE (unknown)
D-MEIO/ER Alisport Silent 2 Electro (unknown)
D-MFSW Song 120 (unknown)
HA-XEF Magnus eFusion (unknown)
I-B919 Eurosport Aircraft Crossover (unknown)
OK-TZF 71 Ultralight Design Ego (unknown)
OK-TZF 74 Ultralight Design Ego (unknown)
unmarked Autogyro Europe Cavalon SE (unknown)
unmarked Elektro Silent Air / Altos VR (unknown)
unmarked Elektro Silent Air (19)
unmarked Pipistrel Hypstar (n/a) ..mock-up
unmarked Yuneec E280 eSpyder (0001)
unmarked Yuneec Electric E430 (unknown)

Hall A3

D-EDOP Classic Aircraft Corp YMF-5C (F5C-8-137)
D-FOUR Daher TBM930 (1116)
D-ILAV Eclipse Aviation EA550 (550-1004)
F-HBPH Bell 429 (57199)
F-HKCY Cirrus Design SR-22 (4235)
HB-FWA Pilatus PC-12/47E (1515)
N420HE Honda HA-420 HondaJet (42000017)
N500QK Quest Aircraft Co. Kodiak 100 (100-0138)
N764CS Cessna T240 (T24002065)
N892DE Cirrus Design SR-22T (1289)
N900XH Daher TBM900 (1019)
unmarked CirrusJet (n/a) ..mock-up

Hall A4

04-GI/F-JVMN Helisport CH-77 Ranabot (unknown)
11-JV/F-JTUJ Helisport CH-7 Kompress (unknown)
D-ESEX Aquila A211GX (AT-100C-323)
D-EXKW Extra 300LC (LC036)
D-KXOS Stemme S12 (unknown)
I-B930 Konner K1 (unknown)
N34AW Cessna 340A (340A-0097)
OE-DWS Diamond DA40NG (40.N269)
OE-FSB Diamond DA62 (62.007)
OK-CSA Czech Sport Aircraft P-8 Concept (X0415)
OK-PMD Piper PA-46-500TP Meridian (4697591)
(OM-STB) Czech Sport Aircraft PS28 Cruiser (C0533)
OY-PDA Piper PA-28-181 Archer III DX (2843822)
PH-4M9 Blackshape BS115 Prime (BPU018-14)
SE-XTD Stoddard-Hamilton Glasair Sportsman GS-2 (7410)
UR-ANG ANG LA-50 Patriot UA (unknown)
unmarked Blackshape BS115 Prime (unknown)
unmarked Extra 300SC (unknown)
unmarked JH Aircraft Corsair (unknown) ..frame
unmarked Konner K2 (unknown)
unmarked Swiss Excellence Airplanes Risen Race (unknown)

Hall A5

D-EDGH Gyroflug SC-01 Speed Canard (S-17)
D-MEFA Flaming Air FA-04 Peregrine SL (unknown)
F-GLDK Robin DR.400-120 Petit Prince (2090)
G-MHSJ Robin DR.400-140B Dauphin 4 (2682)
HB-EJJ/A-99 Morane-Saulnier MS.505 Criquet (590)
HB-YSH Hatz CB-1 Classic BR2 (78)
SP-AAT Aero AT-3R-100 (AT3-079)
SP-LFC Tecnam P2008-JC (1049) LOT Flight Academy
SP-YHB Cub Crafters CCK-1865 Carbon Cub EX (CCK-1865-0116)
unmarked Cub Crafters Carbon Cub (S0727866)

Hall A6

37/"WTD-61" EMT Luna UAV (PS22-02) German Air Force/WTD-61
43+11 Panavia Tornado IDS(T) (GT011) German Air Force ..cockpit only
70+45 Dornier UH-1D Iroquois (8105) Dornier Museum
D-EAXK Extra 300LT (LT019)
D-EDUR/"ST-26" SIAI-Marchetti SF-260 (110)
D-HDSG Eurocopter EC145T2 (20013) Deutsche Rettungsflugwacht
D-HLTD Eurocopter EC.155B (6558) Bundespolizei
D-HSEV Robinson R44 (10443)
D-HWAL Agusta-Bell 47G-4A (2519)
G-ETXN Extra 300LT (LT018)
I-B802 Pegasus EDA-100 Flamingo (02)
unmarked Remos GX (unknown) ..cockpit demonstrator

Hall B1

59-DPY Comco Ikarus C42B (unknown)
72-RV/F-JALV Tomark Viper SD-4 (0107-2016)
95-AFU ULM Goetsenhoven SV-4RS (001)
D-8602 Schleicher K.8B (8275)
D-EEVA Robin DR.400-160D Major 80 (1576)
D-EPDF Breezer B600 (031LSA)
D-MBRU Tomark Skyper GT9 (unknown)
D-MBTA Trixy Aviation G4-2R Liberty (003-12)
D-MBTM/150 Trixy Aviation G4-2 TrixyEye (037-14)
D-MHLN Alpi Aviation Syton AH-130 (unknown)
D-MHRD Alpi Aviation Syton AH-130 (unknown)
D-MLBY Comco Ikarus C42C (unknown)
D-MSAX Flight Design CT Supralight (E-14-02-02)
D-MSLZ TLAC Sherwood Ranger DS (unknown)
D-MTMM Dova DV-1 Skylark (unknown)
D-MVCS Comco Ikarus C42 (unknown)
D-MYNF Breezer B400 Club (UL137)
G-CIUT DAR Aircraft Solo 120 (120-230-003)
G-JWDW Comco Ikarus C42 (unknown)
(N283SW)/"HB-FAN" Pilatus PC-6/340 Porter (540)
OH-XNA Martenko Atol 650LSA (unknown)
OK-MIK Flight Design CTLSi (unknown)
OK-UUR 02 Spacek SD-2 Sportmaster (unknown)
OK-VUR 01 Spacek SD-1 Minisport (126)
OK-VUS 02 Aerospool WT-9 Dynamic OK (unknown)
OM-VCA Tomark Viper SD-4 (unknown)
"WTDA-01"/F-JAPS DTA J-Ro 914 (unknown)
unmarked Aerolite 120 Trike (unknown)
unmarked Comco Ikarus C22 (9303-344)
unmarked Diamant LP / Picol (unknown)
unmarked Diamant Twin Trike (unknown)
unmarked DTA J-Ro (unknown)
unmarked German Rotorschmiede VA115 (unknown)
unmarked Groppo Trail (00132/91)
unmarked Groppo Trail (00130/90)
unmarked Groppo Trail (00125/84)
unmarked Helix Phazer II (unknown)
unmarked Helix Phazer II (unknown)
unmarked One Aircraft One (unknown)
unmarked Pixel XC / iFun (unknown)
unmarked Pixel XC Trike (unknown)
unmarked Skypper Trike (unknown)
unmarked Tanarg Trike (unknown)

Hall B2

25-AEF Groppo Trail (00117/76)
54-ATR/F-JAIU Alpi Aviation Pioneer 300 Kite (unknown)
81-LY Vanessa Air VL-3 Evolution (unknown)
95-AGB/F-JAQG Aerostyle Breezer CL (UL129) ..F-JAQF on c/n plate
9A-UZC Aero East Europe Sila 450C (151020-AEE-0044)
AB075 TL Ultralight Stream Turbo (unknown) ..mock-up
D-MAHW Ekolot KR-010 Elf (01-01-02)
D-MAXV Shark Aero Shark (unknown)
D-MCAA BRM Aero Bristell UL (181/2016)
D-MFNL Alpi Aviation Pioneer 300 Kite (unknown)
D-MHSF Zlin Savage Cub (unknown)
D-MJXC Aerostyle Breezer CL (UL131)
D-MKEE Ikarus Comco C-42 (0203-6459)
D-MLVK B&F BF131 Jungmann (2015-006)
D-MMDC Alpi Aviation Pioneer 200STD (unknown)
D-MQIS Aerostyle Breezer 912iS (UL118)
D-MTOP B&F BF139 Clubman (unknown)
D-MVLG Vanessa Air VL-3 Evolution (unknown)
D-MVLX Vanessa Air VL-3 Evolution (unknown)
OK-PUA 69 TL Ultralight TL-2000 Sting (10ST337)
OK-QUU 06 BRM Aero NG-5 (154/2015)
OK-RAR 01 BRM Aero NG-5 (025/2012)
OK-SKS 68 GP Gliders GP11 Pulse (unknown)
OK-UAA 99 TL Ultralight Stream (unknown)
OK-UUA 95 TL Ultralight TL-3000 Sirius (15SI113)
"OO-JMB" Vanessa Air VL-3 Evolution (VL-3-187)
OY-9467 Shark Aero Shark (unknown)
PH-RGC Alpi Aviation Pioneer 400 (020)
YL-MFG Pelegrin Tarragon (T201503003)
YU-ZSV Aero East Europe Sila 750 (140329-AEE-0031)
unmarked Aeros / Combat (unknown)
unmarked Aeros Trike (unknown)
unmarked Antares MA35 / Stingray XSR (unknown)
unmarked Antares MA35 Trike (unknown)
unmarked B&F BF131 Jungmann (unknown) ..frame
unmarked B&F BF131 Jungmann (unknown) ..frame
unmarked Ekolot KR-010 Elf (unknown) ..fuselage
unmarked Ekolot KR-030 Topaz (unknown)
unmarked GP Gliders GP1SE (unknown)
unmarked Smart Solution Aircraft AC4-115 (unknown)
unmarked TL Ultralight TL-3000 Sirius (unknown) ..on floats
unmarked Ultracruiser 120 (unknown) ..frame
unmarked Zlin Shock Cub (001)

Hall B3

47-YU/F-JAOR Jihlavan Airplanes Skyleader 200 (unknown)
74-AHZ Cicare 8 (unknown)
"A-GRIC" Autogyro Europe MTOSport (unknown)
CG04 Autogyro Europe MTOSport (unknown) Qatar Coast Guard
"C-IDUS" AutoGyro Europe Calidus (unknown) City of Somerset Police Dept
D-EPDC Remos GXiS (unknown)
D-EXBH Extra 300 (057)
D-MBAN Remos GX (unknown)
D-MBTW Pipistrel Sinus (unknown)
D-MDEU EDM Aerotec CoAX 2D/2R (unknown)
D-MEDR Celier C-44 Medevac Gyro (unknown)
D-MFGP Celier Xenon 4 (unknown)
D-MFTP Pipistrel Taurus (unknown)
D-MROF Roko Aero NG-4UL (unknown)
D-MSYL Evektor SportStar SLW (2016-4231)
D-MTPA Zlin Aviation Savage (0155)
D-MTYA Zlin Aviation Savage (unknown)
D-MWLE Aeropilot Legend 540 (unknown)
D-MYVC Volocopter VC200 (unknown)
G-CIEW AutoGyro Europe Cavalon (RSUK/CVLN/011)
OE-ASF Evektor SportStar RTC (2015-1722)
OK-DNA Evektor SportStar RTC (2012-1412)
OK-UAU 80 Jihlavan Airplanes Skyleader 600 (6247270U)
OK-UUH 01 Albik UL-39 (unknown)
OK-UUU 77 Jihlavan Airplanes Skyleader GP One (8008008T)
OK-VUU 86 Jihlavan Airplanes Skyleader 400 (4251273U)
SE-VUE Blackwing EC01 (1402-1531)
"T-RIGO" Autogyro Europe MTO Trigo (unknown)
unmarked Dynali H3 EasyFlyer (unknown)
unmarked Flyitalia MD3 Rider Mk2 (unknown)
unmarked ICP Ventura (unknown) ..fuselage
unmarked ICP Ventura TM2 (16-03-55-0002R)
unmarked Pipistrel Alpha Electro (unknown)
unmarked Pipistrel Virus SW121 (VSW1210002)
unmarked Roko Aero NG-4UL (unknown) ..mock-up ?

Hall B4

D-3381 Schleicher Ka.6E (4034)
(D-6167/D-2397) Schleicher Ka.3 (06) ..frame, ex D-6167, to be D-2397
D-8330 Schleicher Ka.4 Rhonlerche (469)
D-8776 Schleicher Ka.2B (106)
D-8899 Schleicher Ka.1 (33)
D-ERVS Van's RV-7A (72626)
D-MAYM ELA Aviacion ELA-07 (03123560722)
D-MGGC Rotorvox C2A Gyrocopter (C2A-13000)
D-MKXX Zenair CH.602 Zodiac (unknown)
D-MTFU Trendak Taifun (unknown)
D-MXBE Trendak Tercel (unknown)
D-MZRG Zenair CH.602RG Zodiac (unknown)
D-NZJH EEL ULF1 (unknown)
EC-XLT ELA Aviacion ELA-09 (13016-2681)
HB-YBZ Van's RV-12 (120275)
OK-2807 LET L-13 Blanik (172105)
unmarked Braucchi Gyro (unknown) ..floats
unmarked ELA Aviacion ELA-10 Eclipse (unknown)
unmarked ELA Aviacion ELA-10 Eclipse (unknown)
unmarked Modern Wings Swan 120 (unknown)
unmarked Trendak ST-T6 (unknown)
unmarked Trendak Tercel (unknown)
unmarked Zenair CH.602 Zodiac (unknown) ..fuselage