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Here we will post logs and pictures taken on aircraft spotting trips.
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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

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.

Tuesday, 10 January 2017

09-08-16 - Los Angeles - March - Chino

Last day of the trip took in 3 excellent Museums before our flight home in BA A380 G-XLEB.

Los Angeles 


N127FE Boeing 767-3S2FER (43547) Federal Express
N137FE Boeing 767-F3S2F (61206) Federal Express
N441WN Boeing 737-7H4 (29837) Southwest Airlines
N596AS Boeing 737-890 (35688) Alaska Airlines
N964JT Airbus A321-231(SL) (7018) jetBlue Airways
N972AN Boeing 737-823 (30097) American Airlines
XA-AMM Boeing 737-852 (39944) Aeromexico


B-2079 Boeing 777-F6N (37715) China Cargo Airlines
B-7369 Boeing 777-39PER (43286) China Eastern Airlines
CC-BDB Boeing 767-316ER (40590) LATAM Chile
G-XLEB Airbus A380-841 (121) British Airways
HL8228 Airbus A330-223 (1203) Korean Air
JA735A Boeing 777-381ER (34892) All Nippon Airways
N101FE Boeing 767-3S2FER (42706) Federal Express
N117SY Embraer Emb-175-200LR (17000416) United Express
N136AN Airbus A321-231(SL) (6532) American Airlines
N139AN Airbus A321-231(SL) (6687) American Airlines
N155UW Airbus A321-211 (5659) American Airlines
N1613B Boeing 767-332ER (32776) Delta Air Lines
N190DN Boeing 767-332ER (28447) Delta Air Lines
N209UA Boeing 777- 222ER (30215) United Airlines
N254MY Boeing 767-336ER (25443) Dynamic Airways
N305AS Boeing 737-990 (30013) Alaska Airlines
N336UP Boeing 767-34AF (37857) United Parcel Service Company
N34131 Boeing 757-224ET (28971) United Airlines
N3747D Boeing 737-832 (32374) Delta Air Lines
N414QX de Havilland Canada DHC-8Q-402 (4061) Alaska Horizon
N439QX de Havilland Canada DHC-8Q-402 (4246) Alaska Horizon
N467AS Boeing 737-990ER (36362) Alaska Airlines
N479AS Boeing 737-990ER (60576) Alaska Airlines
N506NK Airbus A319-132 (2490) Spirit Airlines
N511VL Airbus A320-233 (5212) Volaris Mexico
N516GH Gulfstream G5 (553) Delta Private Jets
N519AS Boeing 737-890 (36482) Alaska Airlines
N525NK Airbus A319-132 (2942) Spirit Airlines
N556NW Boeing 757-251 (33392) Delta Air Lines
N565JB Airbus A320-232 (2031) jetBlue Airways
N616CZ Embraer Emb-175-200LR (17000209) Delta Connection
N637JB Airbus A320-232 (2781) jetBlue Airways
N640NK Airbus A320-232(SL) (6507) Spirit Airlines
N68843 Boeing 737-924ER (60317) United Airlines
N702TW Boeing 757-2Q8 (28162) Delta Air Lines
N744P Airbus A319-112 (1287) American Airlines
N751UW Airbus A319-112 (1317) American Airlines
N760SK Canadair Regional-Jet 700 (10223) American Eagle
N763SW Boeing 737-7H4 (27877) Southwest Airlines
N772UA Boeing 777-222 (26930) United Airlines
N778AN Boeing 777-223ER (29587) American Airlines
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N813AW Airbus A319-132 (1223) American Airlines
N823AW Airbus A319-132 (1463) American Airlines
N839DN Boeing 737-932ER (31950) Delta Air Lines
N8610A Boeing 737-8H4 (36635) Southwest Airlines
N874AS Canadair Regional-Jet 200ER (7551) SkyWest Airlines
N909SW Canadair Regional-Jet 200LR (7558) United Express
N922AT Boeing 717-2BD (55050) Delta Air Lines
N924NN Boeing 737-823 (33486) American Airlines
N944AT Boeing 717-2BD (55007) Delta Air Lines
N949NN Boeing 737-823 (31192) American Airlines
N959NN Boeing 737-823 (33329) American Airlines
N986AT Boeing 717-231 (55089) Delta Air Lines
N989DN Boeing 717-23S (55067) Delta Air Lines
RP-C3437 Airbus A340-313X (332) Philippine Airlines
VH-OEG Boeing 747-438ER (32911) QANTAS
VH-OJS Boeing 747-438 (25564) QANTAS
XA-BIO Airbus A320-214 (4730) Interjet-ABC
XA-VLP Airbus A320-233(SL) (7000) Volaris Mexico
ZK-OKM Boeing 777-319ER (38405) Air New Zealand

March Field Air Museum

See Museum Log

Chino - Yanks Air Museum

See Museum Log

Chino - Planes of Fame Air Museum

See Museum Log

Chino - Elsewhere

Main Apron

62-4438 Republic F-105G Thunderchief (F-27) Preserved
C-GFBF Canadair CL-215 (1082)
N103PZ Maule M-7-235C Orion (25102C)
(N106XD)/AR-106 SAAB RF-35 Draken (351106) Flight Test Dynamics
N10GN Grumman HU-16D Albatross (G445) Heritage of Eagles Air Museum
N1102V Ryan Navion A (NAV-4-2089)
(N116XD)/AR-116 SAAB RF-35 Draken (351116) Flight Test Dynamics
N131CW/42809 Convair VC-131D (205) American Airpower Heritage Flying Museum
N1534G Cessna 421B Golden Eagle (421B-0630)
(N155XD) SAAB TF-35 Draken (351155) Flight Test Dynamics
N1828D Beech D.18S (A-837)
N20248 Cessna 172M Skyhawk (172-61129)
N20556 Cessna 172M Skyhawk (172-61391)
(N20XD) SAAB F-35 Draken (351020) Flight Test Dynamics
N2282T Beech G36 Bonanza (E-3724)
N234CB Aero Commander Twin Commander 680 (680-622-249)
N2398N Piper PA-38-112 Tomahawk (38-79A0824)
N25068 Cessna 152 (152-80527)
N26165 American Aviation AA-5A Cheetah (0457)
N28470/5 American Aviation AA-5B Tiger (0631) Skytypers
N28505/1 American Aviation AA-5B Tiger (0645) Skytypers
N2946R Cessna 310G (310G-0146)
N35350 SAAB J35D Draken (35350) Tempest Aviation
N3546B Piper PA-31-350 Navajo Chieftain (31-8052007)
N36ER/3 American Aviation AA-5B Tiger (0897) Skytypers
N3726C Cessna R.182 Skylane RG (R182-00321)
N411MB Eurocopter AS.350B3 (3309) Vertical Corp
N41D American Aviation AA-5B Tiger (0993)
N4355L Cessna 172G Skyhawk (172-54428)
N449JA Piper PA-44-180 Seminole (4496075)
N4522Y Piper PA-25-235 Pawnee B (25-4030)
N4526K North American Navion A (NAV-4-1526)
N456H Ryan Navion B (NAV-4-2228B)
N45861 Beech TC-45J Expeditor (4721)
N508F Fouga CM-170R Magister (508)
N511FM/511 Fouga CM-170R Magister (511)
N5190S Piper PA-28-180 Cherokee F (28-7105050)
N520KS Cessna 172S Skyhawk SP (172S-9734)
N520ZH Cessna 172S Skyhawk SP (172S-9733)
N52621 Cessna 182P Skylane (182-62719)
N53GE Aero Commander Turbo Commander 690B (11404) Wings & Rotors LLC
(N543J) SAAB J35F Draken (35543) u/c, on jacks
N5473D Cessna 172N Skyhawk (172-72579)
N552WM Cessna 340A (340A-0235)
N5548L Cessna 152 (152-84350)
N5882T Cessna 421B Golden Eagle (421B-0424)
N60143 Cessna 172S Skyhawk SP (172S-10142)
N6127X Aero Commander Twin Commander 500A (500A-970-32)
N6226D Aero Commander Twin Commander 560F (560F-1307-60)
N67SS Aero Commander Shrike Commander 500U (500U-1727-30)
N680PL Aero Commander Twin Commander 680F (680F-969-27)
N681RL Cessna 172 (28633)
N6LL Mooney M.20K Model 231 (25-0698)
N7492P Piper PA-24-250 Comanche (24-2686)
N753MS Cessna 680 Citation Sovereign (680-0267) Sully Aviation LLC
N778GK Cessna 421B Golden Eagle (421B-0118)
N857ER Cessna 152 (152-82420)
N8904X Cessna 182D Skylane (182-53304)
N8908W Piper PA-28-235 Cherokee (28-10475)
N90400/05 yellow WSK-PZL An-2T (1G27-22) 2 Dogs Flying LLC
N91139 North American Navion (NAV-4-32)
N9636M Mooney M.20F Executive 21 (670213)
N97355 Stinson 108 Voyager (108-355)
N9836W Piper PA-28-140 Cherokee (28-23342)
N9856C/3-28204 North American TB-25N Mitchell (108-35117) Aero Trader

Hangar Area

C-GFBG/266 Canadair CL-215 (1102)
N15381 Piper PA-28-235 Cherokee C (28-7310040)
N155DM Cessna 340A (340A-0511)
N3004 Smyth Sidewinder (212276)
N4132J Piper PA-28-140 Cherokee (28-22454)
N441TP Cessna 414A Chancellor (414A-0057)
N7205J Piper PA-28-140 Cherokee (28-24537)
N8246E Piper PA-28-161 Warrior II (28-8216189)
N84DA Cessna 414A Chancellor (414A-0519)
N9514J Piper PA-28-180 Cherokee C (28-3637)

Remote Ramp

N141JF Gulfstream G2SP (106) Aero Falcons LLC
N148H IAI 1124 Westwind (206) Jet Connect Inc
N1592G Cessna 421B Golden Eagle (421B-0822)
N1705R Cessna R.182 Skylane RG (R182-00525)
N196AJ Boeing 727-227F (20838) Zangeneh Aeronautics Consulting Inc
N218KD Gulfstream G4 (1164)
N218SE Gulfstream G2 (116) Instructional Airframe
N237CJ Cessna 525 CitationJet CJ1 (525-0353) Shepherd Aircraft Holdings 237 LLC
N30MP Boeing 727-21 (18998) MP Global Charter LLC
N380AC Gulfstream G2SP (241) Elkhorn Aviation LLC
N394ZA Aero Vodochody L-39ZA Albatros (132033)
(N39CD) Bombardier Challenger 601 (3030) Oneida Equipment Leasing Inc engines
N411WC Beech B350 King Air (FL-571) Wilson Construction Co
N41MH Dassault Falcon 20C (14) Theshold Technologies Inc
N42WJ Dassault Falcon 20F (427) Rplane Inc
N477GG Gulfstream G2B (155)
N600DT Learjet 35 (35-017) JFP Aviation LLC
N601ER Bombardier Challenger 601-3A (5062) Hurricane Air LLC
N610AB Gulfstream G3 (398) 398 LLC Trustee
N80131 Cessna 172M Skyhawk (172-66392)
N817CE Eurocopter AS.350B3 (4209) Southern California Edison Co
N95TL Rockwell Sabreliner 65 (465-13) GFL Aviation Inc