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Header Picture: McDonnell-Douglas QF-4E Phantom IIs 73-1167 & 74-1638 of USAF/53rdWEG at Oshkosh 2016

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Saturday, 11 June 2016

04-06/06/16 - Ireland

Another interesting report from EI- hunter Trevor Read.

04/06 - Manchester

A6-ETG Boeing 777-3FXER (39681) Etihad Airways
A7-BDB Boeing 787-8 (38346) Qatar Airways
A9C-BAH Gulfstream G650 (6081) Bahrain Amiri Flight
B-KQN Boeing 777-367ER (41761) Cathay Pacific Airways
CS-GLE Bombardier Global 6000 (9638) NetJets Europe
D-AIDH Airbus A321-231 (4710) Lufthansa
EI-DCI Boeing 737-8AS/W (33567) Ryanair
EI-DCK Boeing 737-8AS/W (33565) Ryanair
EI-FRM Boeing 737-8AS/W (44743) Ryanair
G-EZOX Airbus A320-214SL (6837) easyJet Airline
G-EZPK Airbus A320-214SL (7177) easyJet Airline
G-JZHG Boeing 737-85P (28388) Jet2
G-TUID Boeing 787-8 (36424) Thomson Airways
N388AA Boeing 767-323ER/W (27448) American Airlines
N889H Dassault Falcon 900EX EASy (126) Honeywell Inc
OK-XLS Cessna 560XL Citation XLS+ (560-6060) Silesia Air
OO-SSQ Airbus A319-112 (3790) Brussels Airlines

04/06 - Dublin

9H-VCF Bombardier Challenger 350 (20541) Vista Jet Malta
9H-VCF
C-GVWJ Boeing 737-7CT/W (36421) WestJet
EI-DCI Boeing 737-8AS/W (33567) Ryanair
EI-ESP Boeing 737-8AS/W (34990) Ryanair
EI-FWA Sukhoi Superjet 100-95B (95102) CityJet
EI-FWA
G-ZAPX Boeing 757-256 (29309) Titan Airways
G-ZAPX
HA-FAU Boeing 737-43QSF (28494) ASL Airlines Hungary
HB-FOZ Pilatus PC-12/45 (352) Swiss Flight Services SA
HB-FOZ
N352WB Dassault Falcon 50 (71) Wagner & Brown Inc
OY-RUG ATR 72-202 (509) Danish Air Transport

04/06 - Gowran Grange

(EI-135)/WZ762 Slingsby T.38 Grasshopper TX.1 (758)
EI-135
EI-BIK Piper PA-18-150 Super Cub (18-7909088) Dublin Gliding Club Ltd
EI-BIK
EI-GLA Schleicher ASK-21 (21002) Dublin Gliding Club Ltd
EI-GLB Schleicher ASK-21 (21060) Dublin Gliding Club Ltd
EI-GLF Schleicher K-8B (8468) Dublin Gliding Club Ltd
EI-GLU Schleicher Ka 6CR Rhonsegler (808)
EI-GLV/53 Schleicher ASW-19 B (19316)
EI-GLV
EI-GMC Schleicher ASK-18 (18007) ..stored
EI-GMC
EI-GMF Schleicher ASK-13 (13189) Dublin Gliding Club Ltd
G-AVOO Piper PA-18-180 Super Cub (18-8511)
G-AVOO
G-CKCJ/V8 Schleicher ASW-28 (28051)
G-CKCJ

04/06 - Boleybeg

EI-CXY Evektor EV-97 Eurostar (2000-0701)
EI-CXY

04/06 - Killamaster

EI-CRR Aeronca 11AC Chief (11AC-1605)
EI-CRR

04/06 - Ballyboe

EI-BHV Aeronca 7EC Traveller (7EC-739)
EI-BHV
EI-FMF Bellanca 7GCA Sky-Trac (339-77)
EI-FMF

04/06 - Mountnagle

EI-CJT Slingsby T.31 Motor Cadet III (830)
EI-CJT

04/06 - Rathcoole

EI-AFN B.A. Swallow II (485) ..at owners house
EI-AWH Cessna 210J Centurion (21059067)
EI-CAU AMF Chevvron 2-32 (022)
EI-CAU
EI-DXT Urban Air UFM-10 Samba (10/10)
EI-DXT
EI-EZU Reims/Cessna FR172K Hawk XP (0597)
EI-EZU
G-AXVV Piper J-3C-65 Cub (10863)
G-AXVV

04/06 - Ahane

EI-DXS CFM Shadow Series C (K.023)
EI-DXS
G-MVAN CFM Shadow Series CD (PFA 161-11219)
G-MVAN

04/06 - Kerry

F-GDHD Britten-Norman BN-2A-27 Islander (591) Aero Sotravia
F-GDHD
G-FRYI Beech B200 King Air (BB-210) London Executive Aviation
G-FRYI
M-IRTH Pilatus PC-12/47E (1609) Wingmen Ltd
M-IRTH
N272NR Embraer EMB-505 Phenom 300 (50500272) Cross Aviation
N272NR
N6PC Gulfstream G4SP (1247) Mountain Aviation Leasing LLC
OY-RUG ATR 72-202 (509) Danish Air Transport
OY-RUG
VP-BVG Bombardier Global Express XRS (9193) MVA Aviation Ltd
VP-CUA Gulfstream G550 (5409) Jet Aviation Business Jets (HK) Ltd

04/06 - Ardfert

EI-EOO Comco Ikarus C42 FB UK (PFA 322-13975)
EI-EOO
G-BRKR Cessna 182R Skylane (18268468)
G-BRKR

04/06 - Coonagh

EI-AII Cessna 150F (15064509)
EI-BYX Champion 7GCA Sky-Trac (40)
EI-CGF Phoenix L.A.5 Luton Major (PAL 1208)
EI-DDD Aeronca 7AC Champion (7AC-2895)
EI-DZE Urban Air UFM-10 Samba (14/10)
EI-EDJ CZAW Sportcruiser (700796)
EI-FEP Aviatika MAI-89 (40)
EI-FEP
EI-JPK Tecnam P.2002JF Sierra (079) Limerick Flying Club
EI-LFC Tecnam P.2002JF Sierra (063) Limerick Flying Club
N172AM Cessna 172M Skyhawk II (17264993)
N172AM

05/06 - Milltownpass

(EI-BOE) SOCATA TB-10 Tobago (301)
EI-BOE
(EI-CCL) Cessna 152 (15280382) ..wreck
EI-CCL
EI-DUV Beech 95-B55 Baron (TC-1618) ..wreck
EI-DUV
EI-FGW Piper PA-22-108 Colt (22-8327)
EI-FGW
N210NM Cessna 210K Centurion (21059255)
N210NM
OK-GUA 28 Urban Air UFM-10 Samba (21/10)
OK-GUA 28

05/06 - Ballyboy

256 Eurocopter EC135 T1 (0149) Irish Police
256
EI-ABI de Havilland D.H.84 Dragon Srs.II (6105) Aer Lingus Charitable Foundation
EI-ABI
EI-AHI de Havilland D.H.82A Tiger Moth (85347)
EI-BBE Champion 7FC Tri-Traveler (7FC-393)
EI-BBV/480762 Piper J-3C-65 Cub (13058)
EI-BBV
EI-BID Piper PA-18-95 Super Cub (18-1524)
EI-BJO Cessna R172K Hawk XP (R1723340)
EI-BPL Reims/Cessna F172K Skyhawk (0758)
EI-BPL
EI-CFH Piper PA-12 Super Cruiser (12-3110)
EI-CFH
EI-CIG Piper PA-18-150 Super Cub (18-7203) National Flight Centre
EI-CIG
EI-CXY Evektor EV-97 Eurostar (2000-0701)
EI-CZA ATEC Zephyr 2000 (Z2580602A)
EI-CZA
EI-DDC Reims/Cessna F172M Skyhawk (1082) Trim Flying Club Ltd
EI-DDC
EI-DOB Zenith Zenair CH.701 STOL (7-9272)
EI-DOB
EI-DRM Urban Air UFM-10 Samba (03/10)
EI-DRM
EI-DTS Piper PA-18-95 Super Cub (18-5822)
EI-DZS BRM Land Africa (4/08)
EI-DZS
EI-ECK Raj Hamsa X-Air Hawk (1158)
EI-ECK
EI-ECZ Raj Hamsa X-Air Hawk (1163)
EI-ECZ
EI-EEO Vans RV-7 (71700)
EI-ELL Medway EclipseR (157/136)
EI-EPN Jodel DR.105 (179)
EI-EPN
EI-EPP Piper PA-22-160 Tri-Pacer (22-7421)
EI-EPW ICP MXP-740 Savannah Jabiru(5) (BMAA/HB/534)
EI-EPW
EI-ERM Comco Ikarus C42B (0802-6941)
EI-ERM
EI-ESE Zenith Zenair CH.601XL Zodiac (6-9666)
EI-EYJ Reims/Cessna F172N Skyhawk (1696) Trim Flying Club Ltd
EI-EYJ
EI-FBC Cessna 172N Skyhawk (17273474) National Flight Centre
EI-FBY BRM Citius (0118/KIT/08-CT)
EI-FCI Zenith Zenair CH.601HD Zodiac (4074)
EI-FEV Raj Hamsa X-Air 582(5) (BMAA/HB/245)
EI-FEV
EI-FGU Best Off SkyRanger 912S(1) (BMAA/HB/429)
EI-FGU
EI-FLH BRM Land Africa (012/05/KF2)
EI-FLX Raj Hamsa X-Air 582(5) (BMAA/HB/484)
EI-FLX
EI-FMA Aeropro EuroFox ()
EI-FMO BRM Land Africa (06-00014)
EI-GER Maule M-7 180A Sportplane (20006C)
EI-GER
EI-GMH/624/D-39 Wag-Aero Sport Trainer (PFA 108-12647)
EI-GMH
EI-GSM Cessna 182S Skylane (18280188)
EI-GSM
(EI-HFA)/168 de Havilland Canada DHC-1 Chipmunk 20 (C1/0464) Irish Historic Flight Foundation
EI-HFA
(EI-HFB)/"169" de Havilland Canada DHC-1 Chipmunk 22 (C1/0247) Irish Historic Flight Foundation
EI-HFB
(EI-HFC)/"170" de Havilland Canada DHC-1 Chipmunk 22 (C1/0742) Irish Historic Flight Foundation
EI-HFC
EI-HFD Boeing Stearman N2S-5 Kaydet (75-5736A) Irish Historic Flight Foundation
EI-HFD
EI-HUM Vans RV-7 (70588-1)
EI-JIM Urban Air Samba XLA (43)
EI-JOR Robinson R44 Raven II (12426)
EI-PMI Agusta-Bell 206B-3 Jet Ranger III (8614)
EI-SEA Progressive Aerodyne SeaRey (1DK-359C)
EI-SMK Zenith Zenair CH.701UL STOL (7-3551)
EI-VLN Piper PA-18A-150 Super Cub (18-6797)
G-AHAU Auster J/1 Autocrat (1850)
G-AHAU
G-ASLX Piel CP.301A Emeraude (292)
G-ASLX
G-BTSP Piper J-3C-65 Cub (7647)
(G-BXDP)/WK642/94 de Havilland Canada DHC-1 Chipmunk 22 (C1/0659)
G-BXDP
G-BYEH Jodel DR.250 Capitaine (15)
G-BYEH
G-BZJO Pegasus Quantum 15 (7699)
G-CBGJ Aeroprakt A-22 Foxbat (PFA 317-13803)
G-CBGJ
G-CBOO Mainair Blade 912S (1317-0302-7-W1112)
G-CBOO
G-CCBR Jodel D.120 A (59)
G-CCBR
G-CCCK Best Off SkyRanger 912(2) (BMAA/HB/265)
G-CCCK
G-CCFI Piper PA-32-260 Cherokee Six (32-7400002)
G-CENB Evektor EV-97 TeamEurostar UK (2913)
G-CESV Evektor EV-97 TeamEurostar UK (3011)
G-CESV
G-CEUF P & M Aviation Quik GT450 (8325)
G-CEUF
G-CGLZ TL Ultralight TL-2000 Sting Carbon UK (LAA 347-14910)
G-CGLZ
G-CGMW Alpi Aviation Pioneer 200-M (LAA 334-14958)
G-CHPK Vans RV-8 (PFA 303-14535)
G-CIIN Comco Ikarus C42 FB100 (1407-7344)
G-CWAY Comco Ikarus C42 FB100 (0707-6907)
G-FBSS Aeroprakt A-22LS Foxbat (LAA 317B-15101)
G-JCUB Piper PA-18-135 Super Cub (18-3531)
G-JCUB
G-KONG Slingsby T.67M-200 Firefly (2041)
G-KLYE Best Off Sky Ranger Swift (BMAA/HB/572)
G-KLYE
G-OLFZ P & M Aviation Quik GT450 (8354)
G-OLFZ
G-REVO Best Off SkyRanger 912(2) (BMAA/HB/346)
G-RRED Piper PA-28-181 Archer III (2843673)
G-RRED
G-WBLY Pegasus Quik (8057)
G-WBLY
G-YORK Reims/Cessna F172M Skyhawk (1354)
N1033Y Cessna 172S (172S10598)
N1033Y
N4117Y Champion 7KCAB Citabria (592-76)
N4117Y
N8990F Hughes 269C (64-0313)
N8990F

05/06 - Granard

(C-FLEI) Piper J-3C-65 Cub (16108)
C-FLEI
EI-AEM Cessna 140 (13744)
EI-AEM
EI-DCA Raj Hamsa X-Air (742)
EI-DKY Raj Hamsa X-Air V2(2) (BMAA/HB/222)
EI-EWB Comco Ikarus C42B (0301-6523)

06/06 - Limetree

EI-BIO/480361/47-H Piper J-3C-65 Cub (12657)
EI-BIO
EI-BKK Taylor JT-1 Monoplane (PFA 1421)
EI-CNU Pegasus Quantum 15-912 (7326)
EI-CZA ATEC Zephyr 2000 (Z2580602A)
EI-DKZ Just Reality Escapade 912(1) (BMAA/HB/423)
EI-DNR Raj Hamsa X-Air 582(1) (BMAA/HB/251)
EI-DRL Raj Hamsa X-Air Jabiru (3) 5 (1005)
EI-DXM Raj Hamsa X-Air 582 (BMAA/HB/100)
EI-DXP Cyclone Airsports AX3 (7252)
EI-EES ELA Avacion ELA-07R (06040480712)
EI-EES
EI-EYW Thruster T600N (9039-T600N-033)
EI-FBY BRM Citius (0118/KIT/08-CT)
EI-FEV Raj Hamsa X-Air 582(5) (BMAA/HB/245)
EI-FLH BRM Land Africa (012/05/KF2)
EI-FMO BRM Land Africa (06-00014)
EI-FNC BRM Land Africa (0119/KIT/08-CT)
EI-MRB Denney Kitfox Mk.II (PFA 172-11752)
EI-MRB
EI-WOT Currie Wot (PFA 3019)
EI-WOT
(G-BSUH) Cessna 140 (8092)
G-BSUH
G-CGPN Morane-Saulnier Rallye MS.880 (2429)
G-OLGA CFM Shadow SA-II (PFA 206-13164)

06/06 - Doodys

Nil – all were at the TT !

06/06 - Dungarvan

EI-FKM Wassmer WA81 Piranha (819) ..stored
EI-FKM
G-AZFF Jodel D.11 (1175)
G-AZFF

06/06 - 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

06/06 - Ballinvally

EI-BEN Piper J-3C-65 Cub (12546)
EI-BEN
Unidentified Glider in trailer .."White Cloud" on nose

06/06 - Warrens Field

Unidentified Luscombe or Cessna 120
No other residents

06/06 - Castletown

EI-EPZ Jodel DR.105M1 (2)

06/06 - Laytown

EI-CIM Light Aero Avid Flyer Mk.IV (1125D) ..in container, not seen
EI-JIM Urban Air Samba XLA (43)

06/06 - Dublin

EI-EFG Boeing 737-8AS/W (35014) Ryanair
EI-EFN Boeing 737-8AS/W (37538) Ryanair
EI-EFO Boeing 737-8AS/W (37539) Ryanair
EI-EGB Boeing 737-8AS/W (38491) Ryanair
EI-EHH ATR 42-310 (196) Aer Lingus Regional
EI-EKE Boeing 737-8AS/W (35023) Ryanair
EI-EKH Boeing 737-8AS/W (38493) Ryanair
EI-ENJ Boeing 737-8AS/W (40301) Ryanair
EI-FHZ Boeing 737-8JP/W (39005) Norwegian Air International
EI-FRT Boeing 737-8AS/W (44740) Ryanair
EI-FWA Sukhoi Superjet 100-95B (95102) CityJet
EI-RJT Avro 146 RJ85 (E2366) CityJet
EI-STA Boeing 737-31SF (29057) ASL Airlines Ireland
F-GZHD Boeing 737-8K2/W (29650) Transavia France
G-SOUL Cessna 310R (310R-0140) RVL Group
G-WVIP Beech B200 King Air (BB-625) Capital Air Charter Ltd
N527NP Cessna 750 Citation X (750-0231) ACP Jet Charters Inc
OO-NEY Embraer Emb-550 Legacy 450 (55010003) Air Service Liege

06/06 - Manchester

A7-BCQ Boeing 787-8 (38335) Qatar Airways
EI-EKH Boeing 737-8AS/W (38493) Ryanair
EI-XLF Boeing 747-446 (27645) Rossiya Russian Airlines