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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.
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    With luck we are intending to visit the following in 2018:
    Friedrichshafen Expo, Spain/Portugal, Oshkosh/Florida

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

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

    Thursday, 19 May 2016

    14-16/05/16 - Ireland

    Another interesting report from Ireland thanks to Trevor Read.

    14/05 - Manchester

    A6-HRS Boeing 737-7E0 BBJ (29251) Dubai Air Wing
    CS-DXP Cessna 560XL Citation XLS (560-5702) NetJets Europe
    G-EZAA Airbus A319-111 (2677) easyJet Airline

    14/05 - Belfast Aldergrove

    D-AEAJ Airbus A300B4-622RF (641) DHL Air
    G-AVFE Hawker-Siddeley HS.121 Trident 2E (2144) Fire Service
    G-BAJR Piper PA-28-180 Cherokee (28-7305008)
    G-CELW Boeing 737-377F (23659) Jet2
    G-EZAA Airbus A319-111 (2677) easyJet Airline
    G-EZWI Airbus A320-214SL (5592) easyJet Airline
    G-ISAX Piper PA-28-181 Archer II (2843453)
    G-NIAA Beech B200 King Air (BB-897) Northern Ireland Air Ambulance
    G-OSNI Piper PA-23-250C Aztec (27-3852) Fire Service
    G-SERE Diamond DA42 Twin Star (42.314)
    OE-IAS Boeing 737-4M0SF (29209) TNT Airways
    OO-TNQ Boeing 737-4M0SF (29205) TNT Airways

    14/05 - Knockninny - private address

    EI-CNC TEAM Mini-Max 1600 (514)
    EI-CNC

    14/05 - Ballina

    EI-FLL Comco Ikarus C42 (9907-6200)
    EI-FLL

    14/05 - Lough Conn

    EI-EOH BRM Land Africa (0162/912ULS/10-LA)
    EI-EOH
    EI-ERM Comco Ikarus C42B (0802-6941)
    EI-ERM

    14/05 - Crossmalina

    EI-ECZ Raj Hamsa X-Air H Hawk (1163)
    EI-DKK Raj Hamsa X-Air Jabiru (857)
    Wrecked Flex pod

    14/05 - Inverin

    EI-AYN Britten-Norman BN-2A-8 Islander (704) Aer Arann Islands
    EI-AYN
    EI-BCE Britten-Norman BN-2A-26 Islander (519) Aer Arann Islands
    EI-BCE
    EI-CUW Britten-Norman BN-2B-20 Islander (2293) Aer Arann Islands
    EI-CUW

    14/05 - Lough Rea

    EI-CRB Lindstrand LBL 90A HAB (550)
    EI-CRB
    EI-ECC Cameron Z-90 HAB (11213)
    EI-ECC

    15/05 - Lough Rea

    EI-CRB Lindstrand LBL 90A HAB (550)
    HA-NST Sukhoi Su-26M (03-05) ..overflight

    15/05 - Waterford

    C-GSGF de Havilland Canada DHC-6 Twin Otter 300 (642) Sander Geophysics, overflight

    15/05 - ILAS Field May Fly-in

    D-KIAH Scheibe SF-25 Falke 2000 (44456)
    EI-AEJ Piper PA-16 Clipper (16-451)
    EI-AEJ
    EI-AHI de Havilland D.H.82A Tiger Moth (85347)
    EI-AHI
    EI-ANY Piper PA-18-95 Super Cub (18-7152)
    EI-ANY
    EI-AXT/42-5772 Piper J-5A Cub Cruiser (5-498)
    EI-AXT
    EI-AYR Schleicher ASK 16 (16022)
    EI-BEN Piper J-3C-65 Cub (12546)
    EI-BEN
    EI-CFH Piper PA-12 Super Cruiser (12-3110)
    EI-CFH
    EI-CKH Piper PA-18-95 Super Cub (18-7248)
    EI-CKH
    EI-CPP Piper J-3C-65 Cub (12052)
    EI-CPP
    EI-DIY Vans RV- 4 (3254)
    EI-DOB Zenair CH 701 STOL (7-9272)
    EI-DOB
    EI-ECK Raj Hamsa X-Air H Hawk (1158)
    EI-ECK
    EI-EHL Air Creation Tanarg / iXess 15 912(S)2 (BMAA/HB/504)
    EI-EPK Pegasus Quantum 15-912 (7430)
    EI-EPK
    EI-EWZ Brugger MB-2 Colibri (232)
    EI-EWZ
    EI-FLS Comco Ikarus C42 (1110-7172)
    EI-FLX Raj Hamsa X-Air 582(5) (BMAA/HB/484)
    EI-FLX
    EI-GDJ Piper J-4E Cub Coupe (4-1456)
    EI-GDJ
    EI-SMK Zenair CH 701UL STOL (7-3551)
    EI-SMK
    EI-WAT Tecnam P.2002JF Sierra (086) Waterford Aero Club
    G-BZVK Raj Hamsa X-Air 582 (BMAA/HB/152)
    G-CBTG Comco Ikarus C42 FB UK (PFA 322-13849)
    G-COUZ Raj Hamsa X-Air 582(2) (BMAA/HB/153)
    G-ESTR Vans RV- 6 (PFA 181A-13638)
    G-ESTR
    G-KONG/298 Slingsby T.67M-200 Firefly (2041)
    G-KONG
    G-MYMP Rans S-6ESD Coyote II (PFA 204-12436)

    15/05 - Fermoy

    EI-DXL CFM Shadow Series C (K.232)
    Powerchute ?

    15/05 - Cork

    D-HALS Robinson R44 Raven I (2374)
    EI-BIV Bellanca 8KCAB Decathlon (464-79)
    EI-BIV
    EI-CGP Piper PA-28-140 Cherokee C (28-26928)
    EI-CGP
    EI-CMT Piper PA-34-200T Seneca II (34-7870088) Atlantic Flight Training
    EI-CMT
    EI-DDX Cessna 172S (172S8313) Atlantic Flight Training
    EI-DDX
    EI-EKD Boeing 737-8AS/W (35024) Ryanair
    EI-GWY Cessna 172R Skyhawk (17280162) Atlantic Flight Training
    EI-GWY
    EI-KEL Eurocopter EC135 T2+ (0848) Bond Air Services
    EI-OOR Cessna 172S (172S10374)
    EI-OOR
    G-BOFE Piper PA-34-200T Seneca II (34-7870381)
    G-BOFE
    G-CFMM Cessna 172S (172S8242)
    G-CFMM
    G-EICK Cessna 172S (172S10426)
    G-EICK
    G-GFSA Cessna 172R Skyhawk (17280221)
    G-GFSA
    G-PTCC Piper PA-28RT-201 Arrow IV (28R-7918145)
    G-THYA Cessna 172S (172S10480) Atlantic Flight Training

    15/05 - Lisnacunna

    EI-FTX Rans S-6ES Coyote II (PFA 204-14143)

    15/05 - Enniskean

    EI-CES Taylorcraft Model B (2231)
    EI-CES
    EI-FAM Rans S-6ES Coyote II (PFA 204-13864)
    EI-FAM

    15/05 - Croom

    EI-EYT Comco Ikarus C42B (0805-6964)

    16/05 - Brittas House

    G-AFZK Luscombe 8A Silvaire (1042)
    G-AFZK
    N208B Cessna 208B Grand Caravan (208B-1023)


    16/05 - Killenaule

    EI-ARW Jodel DR.105 (118)
    EI-ARW
    EI-BJB Aeronca 7DC Champion (7AC-925)
    EI-BJB
    EI-CPP Piper J-3C-65 Cub (12052)
    EI-DUH Piel CP.1301C3 Emeraude (921)
    EI-DUH

    16/05 - Kilkenny Glountha

    EI-EPN Jodel DR.105 (179)
    EI-EPN
    G-AIRC Auster J/1 Autocrat (2215)
    G-AIRC

    16/05 - Kilkenny - over the hedge from Glountha

    G-VANC Gippsland GA-8 Airvan (GA8-06-097)
    G-VANC
    G-VAND Gippsland GA-8 Airvan (GA8-07-114)
    G-VAND

    16/05 - Gowran - from the motorway

    EI-EAJ Rotary Air Force RAF 2000 GTX-SE (PFA G/13-1302)
    F-WUTH Unknown Autogyro
    and another gyro

    16/05 - Lorum

    EI-EPY Urban Air UFM-11UK Lambada (5/11)
    EI-KEV Raj Hamsa X-Air 582(2) (BMAA/HB/145)
    unknown type, possibly Rans S4

    16/05 - Carlow Institute of Technology

    220 Fouga CM-170R Magister (299)
    IAC 220
    EI-AMI Piper PA-22-108 Colt (22-8835)
    EI-AMI
    EI-AUE Morane-Saulnier MS.880B Rallye Club (1359)
    EI-AUE
    EI-BGJ Cessna 152 (1664)
    EI-BGJ
    EI-CUP Cessna 335 (335-0018)
    EI-CUP
    G-HUGS Robinson R22 Beta (1455)
    G-HUGS
    Van's RV 12 (unknown) ..under construction

    16/05 - Abbeyleix

    EI-CAN Whittaker MW5K Sorcerer (5K-0011-02)
    EI-DMU Whittaker MW6S Fatboy Flyer (PFA 164-12235)
    EI-DMU
    EI-ETF Urban Air Samba XXL (28/XXL)
    EI-FBZ Thruster T600N 450 (0122-T600N-074)
    EI-FDR Quad City Challenger II UK (PFA 177A-12877)
    EI-FFN Raj Hamsa X-Air 202(1) (BMAA/HB/099)
    G-MZLX Micro Aviation Bantam B22S (97-013)

    16/05 - Cartown International

    G-MZKN Mainair Rapier (1138-1297-7)

    16/05 - Cooleys

    EI-DRX Raj Hamsa X-Air 582 (1048)
    EI-EDI Comco Ikarus C42 FB UK (0009-6272)

    16/05 - Slieve Croob

    G-BSSI Rans S-6 Coyote II (PFA 204-11782)
    G-BSSI
    G-BYMR Raj Hamsa X-Air 582(1) (BMAA/HB/094)
    G-BYMR
    G-CBGJ Aeroprakt A-22 Foxbat (PFA 317-13803)
    G-CGNI Comco Ikarus C42 FB80 (1005-7108)
    G-CGNI
    G-FOXB Aeroprakt A-22 Foxbat (PFA 137-13878)
    G-FOXB
    G-MWLZ Rans S-4 Coyote (PFA 193-11887)
    G-MWLZ
    G-MYDN Quad City Challenger II UK (PFA 177-12245)
    G-MYDN
    G-OAJL Comco Ikarus C42 FB100 (0403-6589)
    G-OAJL
    G-REVO Best Off SkyRanger 912(2) (BMAA/HB/346)
    G-REVO
    G-UPHI Best Off SkyRanger 912S(1) (BMAA/HB/480)
    G-UPHI
    ZK-CEJ ELA Aviación ELA-07S (09061140724)
    ZK-CEJ

    16/05 - Belfast Aldergrove

    EI-FRE Boeing 737-8AS/W (62691) Ryanair
    G-EZAA Airbus A319-111 (2677) easyJet Airline
    G-PSNO Eurocopter EC145 C-2 (9296) Police Service of Northern Ireland
    G-PSNR Eurocopter EC145 C-2 (9488) Police Service of Northern Ireland
    G-SERE Diamond DA42 Twin Star (42.314)

    16/05 - Manchester

    A6-HRS Boeing 737-7E0 BBJ (29251) Dubai Air Wing
    A7-BCO Boeing 787-8 (38333) Qatar Airways
    G-EZAA Airbus A319-111 (2677) easyJet Airline
    G-EZEH Airbus A319-111 (2184) easyJet Airline
    G-EZOB Airbus A320-214SL (6416) easyJet Airline
    G-JZHF Boeing 737-8AS/W (28378) Jet2
    G-TCDC Airbus A321-211SL (5872) Thomas Cook Airlines
    OO-SSL Airbus A319-111 (1803) Brussels Airlines
    YL-LCP Airbus A320-232 (1823) Monarch Airlines