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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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    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.

    Monday, 13 March 2017

    25-29/07/16 - Oshkosh - Seaplane Base & Amphibians

    Visited by Stu, Pat & Matthew.

    Lake Winnebago Seaplane Base - two visits, Tuesday & Friday, some also visited the main site

    C-FHFZ Lake LA-4-200 Buccaneer (580)
    C-FHFZ
    C-FIXA Piper PA-18-150 Super Cub (18-7809068)
    C-FIXA
    C-FLYL Martin JRM-3 Mars (9267)
    C-FLYL
    CF-OST Champion 7GCB Challenger (7GCB-149)
    CF-OST
    C-FZCL Cessna 182P Skylane (182-62776)
    C-FZCL
    C-GBWV Cessna A.185F Skywagon 185 (185-03357)
    C-GBWV
    C-GETD Lake LA-4-200 Buccaneer (701)
    C-GETD
    C-GEVY Cessna 180H Skywagon 180 (180-52095)
    C-GEVY
    C-GJDG Shearwater 178 (001)
    C-GJDG
    C-GLSM Cub Crafters CC-18-180 Top Cub (CC18-0037)
    C-GLSM
    C-GOCQ Lake LA-4-200 Buccaneer (609)
    C-GOCQ
    C-GPJP Aviat Husky A-1 (1357)
    C-GPJP
    C-GSEA Cessna 182P Skylane (182-63235)
    C-GSEA
    C-GWLC Cessna A.185F Skywagon 185 (185-02588)
    C-GWLC
    C-GZPP Cessna 182R Skylane (182-68566)
    C-GZPP
    C-GZTT Maule M-5 235C Lunar Rocket (7158C)
    C-GZTT
    N10349 de Havilland Canada U-6A Beaver (1302)
    N10349
    N1183H Aeronca 15AC Sedan (15AC-194)
    N1183H
    N1352C Piper PA-18-135 Super Cub (18-2515)
    N1352C
    N1394S Cessna 182P Skylane (182-64955)
    N1394S
    N1400P Lake LA-250 Renegade (3)
    N1400P
    N1573F Cessna 185D Skywagon (185-0949)
    N1573F
    N174SR Progressive Aerodyne SeaRey LSA (1034)
    N174SR
    N185GS Cessna A.185F Skywagon 185 (185-03646)
    N185GS
    N185SM Cessna A.185F Skywagon 185 (185-03068)
    N185SM
    N214EP Cessna 180 (32485)
    N214EP
    N222A Piaggio P.136L-1 (194)
    N222A
    N2505P Green Sky Micro Mong (32)
    N2505P
    N253BC Rainbow BushCat (CH-143B)
    N253BC
    N2575E Aeronca 7AC Champion (7AC-6158)
    N2575E
    N257JS Cessna 182Q Skylane (182-66090)
    N257JS
    N3331N Piper J/3C 65 Cub (22531)
    N3331N
    N333BG Cessna A.185F Skywagon 185 (185-04224)
    N333BG
    N33587 Piper L-4J Cub (14064)
    N33587
    N375KM Quest Aircraft Co. Kodiak Cruiser (001)
    N375KM
    N4068A Piper L-18C-95 Super Cub (18-2121)
    N4068A
    N4128G Stengl 18 [PA-18 Super Cub Rep] (0067)
    N4128G
    N412SC Piper PA-12 Super Cruiser (12-868)
    N412SC
    N422CC Aviat A-1B Husky (2170)
    N422CC
    N42BH Cessna 182R Skylane (182-68199)
    N42BH
    N444NX American Champion 8GCBC Scout (419-2000)
    N444NX
    N450DM de Havilland Canada DHC-2 Beaver (577)
    N450DM
    N4742E Cessna A.185F Skywagon 185 (185-03853)
    N4742E
    N4972Q Cessna A.185F Skywagon 185 (185-03591)
    N4972Q
    N511RP Rans S.7 Courier (1101313)
    N511RP
    N522DN Piper PA-22-150 Tri-Pacer (22-6587)
    N522DN
    N529PH Cessna 180 (31324)
    N529PH
    N530AK Piper PA-18-150 Super Cub (18-4385)
    N530AK
    N571C Cessna 180A (32785)
    N571C
    N577PJ Plantz JP-1 [PA-18 Super Cub Rep] (001)
    N577PJ
    N58502 Cessna U.206F Stationair (U206-02618)
    N58502
    N62088 Piper J/3C 65 Cub (8273)
    N62088
    N627GW Maule M-7-235B Super Rocket (23012C)
    N627GW
    N680H Cessna 182P Skylane (182-64047)
    N680H
    (N68189)/NC68189 Howard GH-3 (898)
    N68189
    N70232 Cessna A.185E Skywagon 185 (185-02074)
    N70232
    N707CS Leza Lockwood Air Cam (AC158)
    N707CS
    N713ET Republic RC-3 Seabee (765)
    N713ET
    N71K Cessna 180E (18051115)
    N71K
    N7223M Cessna 175 Skylark (55523)
    N7223M
    N72GV Lake LA-4-200 Buccaneer (1044)
    N72GV
    N736KY Cessna R.172K Hawk XP (R172-2599)
    N736KY
    N7424N Cessna A.185F Skywagon 185 (185-04325)
    N7424N
    N767JL Stoddard-Hamilton Glasair Sportsman GS-2 (7205)
    N767JL
    N78424 Cessna 172K Skyhawk (172-57611)
    N78424
    N8434E Lake LA-250 Renegade (99)
    N8434E
    N8438T Cessna 182B Skylane (52338)
    N8438T
    N859DS Aviat Husky A-1C-200 (3199)
    N859DS
    N91220 Cessna 180H Skywagon 180 (180-52007)
    N91220
    N98761 Piper J/3C 65 Cub (18992)
    N98761

    Amphibians/floatplanes at Oshkosh

    Exhibition

    C-GTNZ Murphy Yukon (0001Y)
    C-GTNZ
    N165KQ Quest Aircraft Co. Kodiak 100 (100-0165)
    N165KQ
    N206AQ Cessna T.206H Turbo Stationair (T206-08623)
    N206AQ
    N24NF Aviat A-1C-180 Husky (3165)
    N24NF
    N316PT Edra Sao Paulo Super Petrel LS (S0345)
    N316PT
    N353AW Cessna 182S Skylane (182-80094)
    N353AW
    N580XX Cessna 182S Skylane (182-80904)
    N580XX
    N657SA Progressive Aerodyne SeaRey (1023)
    N657SA
    N672BA Icon Aircraft A-5 (00010)
    N672BA
    N740BA Icon Aircraft A-5 (00003)
    N740BA
    N793SR Progressive Aerodyne SeaRey LSA (1058)
    N793SR
    N82RW American Legend AL18 Cub (AL-1197)
    N82RW
    N855PR Airmax SeaMax M.22 (121)
    N855PR
    N867WA Cessna 208 Caravan (208-00361)
    N867WA
    N993SP Edra Sao Paulo Super Petrel LS (S0348)
    N993SP
    Unmarked Chernov Che-23 (unknown)
    Chernov Che-23

    Warbirds

    N226CG/7226 Grumman HU-16E Albatross (G307)
    N226CG
    N63850/NL63850/1649 Grumman J2F-4 Duck (Bu1649)
    N63850
    N7025N/141262 Grumman HU-16C Albatross (G409)
    N7025N
    N7029F/7218 Grumman SA-16A Albatross (G295)
    N7029F

    Visitors

    C6-EAU Grumman G-44 Widgeon (1311)
    C6-EAU
    C-FAWL Cessna 182R Skylane (182-68547)
    C-FAWL
    CF-VNZ Lake LA-4-180 Buccaneer (247)
    CF-VNZ
    C-FZIF Cessna A.185E Skywagon 185 (185-01852)
    C-FZIF
    C-GENS Lake LA-4-200 Buccaneer (831)
    C-GENS
    C-GNHR Cessna 172M Skyhawk (172-64751)
    C-GNHR
    N1004D Maule M-7 260 Super Rocket (26001C)
    N1004D
    N1007 Murphy SR3500 Moose (130 SR)
    N1007
    N104PK Lake LA-4-200 Buccaneer (639)
    N104PK
    N1071L Lake LA-4-200 Buccaneer (664)
    N1071L
    N107B de Havilland Canada DHC-2 Beaver (1220)
    N107B
    N180CT Cessna 180B (50632)
    N180CT
    N1888T Grumman G-73T Mallard (J-31)
    N1888T
    N18PG Gordon Gilchrist PA-14 Exp (2016-1)
    N18PG
    N192CW Cessna R.172K Hawk XP (R172-3092)
    N192CW
    N208WF Cessna 208B (208B-1042)
    N208WF
    N300MJ Leza Lockwood Air Cam (AC039)
    N300MJ
    N34NC Cessna A.185F Skywagon 185 (185-03886)
    N34NC
    N359 Piaggio P.136L-2 (224)
    N359
    N398CM Republic RC-3 Seabee (387)
    N398CM
    N3RQ Lake LA-4-200 Buccaneer (523)
    N3RQ
    N402E Grumman G.44A Widgeon (1444)
    N402E
    N418BD Hallack Supreme Cub (0066)
    N418BD
    N5028L Lake LA-4-200 Buccaneer (485)
    N5028L
    N514B Lake LA-4-200 Buccaneer (1014)
    N514B
    N535WC Cessna A.185F Skywagon 185 (185-04195)
    N535WC
    N57TJ Seawind 3000 (052)
    N588TV Advanced Aviation Buccaneer II (B2A-021)
    N588TV
    N600ZE Grumman JRF-5 Goose (B100)
    N600ZE
    N6102K Republic RC-3 Seabee (285)
    N6102K
    N6230K Republic RC-3 Seabee (433)
    N6230K
    N711WD Seawind 3000 (051)
    N711WD
    N71RJ Seawind 3000 (153)
    N71RJ
    N744G Grumman J4F-2 Widgeon (1394)
    N744G
    N760JJ Leza Lockwood Air Cam (AC176)
    N760JJ
    N7747F Progressive Aerodyne SeaRey (1DK-219)
    N777PV Grumman G-73T Turbo Mallard (J-49)
    N777PV
    N77BD Grumman J4F-2 Widgeon (1343)
    N8012D Lake LA-4-200 Buccaneer (1066)
    N8012D
    N8490L Cessna 172I Skyhawk (172-56690)
    N8490L
    N84PF Lake LA-4-200 Buccaneer (1100)
    N84PF
    N867CC Cessna 208B Caravan EX (208B-5103)
    N867CC
    N892SP Edra Sao Paulo Super Petrel LS (S0344)
    N892SP
    N9042N Republic RC-3 Seabee (275)
    N9042N
    N91014 Lake LA-4-200 Buccaneer (455)
    N91014
    N9292 Cessna A.185F Skywagon 185 (185-04433)
    N9292
    N98TP Grumman HU-16B Albatross (G243)
    N98TP