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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.
    If you can correct or add any information please contact me here.

    To visit our Flickr photo pages click StuC, RichT, IanG, MatthewB

    With luck we are intending to visit the following in 2019:
    WEF Zurich, Geneva Motor Show, Sun'n'Fun Florida, Air Expo Friedrichshafen, Rome, Paris Air Show, Kazakhstan/Kyrigistan, Scandinavia, Oshkosh/Florida, Hahnweide, Zeltweg Show

    Header Picture: NX7629C Grumman F7F-3 Tigercat suffering a tyre burst on landing at Oshkosh in 07/18 (credit Matthew Blunt)

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

    1st & 2nd Oct - Logs & pics added for the SWAG USA Tour 31/07-01/08/18
    6th Oct - Logs added for the SWAG USA Tour 02/08/18
    8th Oct - Logs added for Stokes Bay US Carrier trip 07/10/18
    17th Oct - Logs added for the SWAG USA Tour 03/08/18
    27th Oct - Final Logs added for the SWAG USA Tour 04 & 05/08/18
    7th Nov - Logs and pics added for China Aviation Museum & China Civil Aviation Museum 14/10/18
    9th Nov - Logs and pics added for trip to Gloucester, Kemble & Oaksey park
    13th Nov - Logs and pics added for museums and technical schools in Ukraine and North Korea
    24th Nov - Logs added for Airbus factory visit etc
    1st Dec - 62 pictures added to Old Warden Gyro Meet 09/06/18 and 80 added to Farnborough Air Show 16/07/18
    5th Jan - Log & 52 pics added for the Icicle Refrozen Balloon Meet, Newbury 05/01/19
    10th Jan - Logs added to the top Events dropdown for Oshkosh 2018

    Wednesday, 12 April 2017

    08/04/17 - Dusseldorf - Maastricht - Lille

    Final day of the Aeroprints Air Expo Tour. Thanks to Eric & Lynne, our drivers and all on the trip.

    Dusseldorf - 06:00-11:30

    A6-BLJ Boeing 787-9 (39657) Etihad Airways
    B-5912 Airbus A330-343E (1493) Air China
    B-LRM Airbus A350-941 (075) Cathay Pacific Airways
    CS-GLG Bombardier Global 6000 (9757) NetJets Europe
    D-ABDY Airbus A320-214 (4013) Air Berlin
    D-ABFC Airbus A320-214 (4161) Air Berlin
    D-ABFF Airbus A320-214 (4329) Air Berlin
    D-ABFG Airbus A320-214 (4291) Air Berlin
    D-ABFK Airbus A320-214 (4433) Air Berlin
    D-ABGH Airbus A319-112 (3245) Eurowings
    D-ABGJ Airbus A319-112 (3415) Eurowings
    D-ABGN Airbus A319-112 (3661) Eurowings
    D-ABHH Airbus A320-214 (2902) Air Berlin
    D-ABHJ Airbus A320-214(SL) (5648) Air Berlin
    D-ABLA Boeing 737-76J (36114) Germania
    D-ABNJ Airbus A320-214(SL) (5522) Air Berlin
    D-ABNM Airbus A320-214(SL) (6856) Air Berlin
    D-ABNN Airbus A320-214 (1889) Air Berlin
    D-ABNQ Airbus A320-214(SL) (6877) Air Berlin
    D-ABNV Airbus A320-214 (2606) Air Berlin
    D-ABNY Airbus A320-214(SL) (6966) Air Berlin
    D-ABOI Boeing 757-330 (29018) Condor
    D-ABQA de Havilland Canada DHC-8Q-402 (4223) Air Berlin
    D-ABQH de Havilland Canada DHC-8Q-402 (4256) Air Berlin
    D-ABQJ de Havilland Canada DHC-8Q-402 (4274) Air Berlin
    D-ABQL de Havilland Canada DHC-8Q-402 (4184) Air Berlin
    D-ABQP de Havilland Canada DHC-8Q-402 (4137) Air Berlin
    D-ABQQ de Havilland Canada DHC-8Q-402 (4198) Air Berlin
    D-ABQR de Havilland Canada DHC-8Q-402NG (4538) Air Berlin
    D-ABQS de Havilland Canada DHC-8Q-402NG (4539) Air Berlin
    D-ABXB Airbus A330-223 (322) Air Berlin
    D-ACNP Canadair Regional-Jet 900 (15259) Leasing Company, stored
    D-ACNQ Canadair Regional-Jet 900 (15260) Leasing Company, stored
    D-AEMB Embraer Emb-195-200LR (19000297) Lufthansa Regional
    D-AEWF Airbus A320-214(SL) (7087) Eurowings
    D-AEWG Airbus A320-214(SL) (7121) Eurowings
    D-AEWI Airbus A320-214(SL) (7210) Eurowings
    D-AEWK Airbus A320-214(SL) (7261) Eurowings
    D-AEWM Airbus A320-214(SL) (7259) Eurowings
    D-AEWO Airbus A320-214(SL) (7394) Eurowings
    D-AEWP Airbus A320-214(SL) (7377) Eurowings
    D-AEWQ Airbus A320-214(SL) (7398) Eurowings
    D-AEWT Airbus A320-214(SL) (7534) Eurowings
    D-AEWV Airbus A320-214(SL) (7545) Eurowings
    D-AEWW Airbus A320-214(SL) (7615) Eurowings
    D-AGEN Boeing 737-75B (28100) Germania
    D-AGWB Airbus A319-132 (2833) Germanwings
    D-AGWT Airbus A319-132 (5043) Germanwings
    D-AHFZ Boeing 737-8K5 (30883) TUIfly
    D-AIAG Airbus A321-211(SL) (6590) Condor
    D-AIBC Airbus A319-112 (4332) Lufthansa
    D-AICF Airbus A320-212 (0905) Condor
    D-AIKJ Airbus A330-343X (701) Lufthansa
    D-AINA Airbus A320-271N(SL) (6801) Lufthansa
    D-AINC Airbus A320-271N(SL) (6920) Lufthansa
    D-AIQN Airbus A320-211 (0269) Germanwings
    D-AIRE Airbus A321-131 (0484) Lufthansa
    D-AIZE Airbus A320-214 (4261) Lufthansa
    D-AIZQ Airbus A320-214(SL) (5497) Eurowings
    D-AIZS Airbus A320-214(SL) (5557) Eurowings
    D-AIZT Airbus A320-214(SL) (5601) Eurowings
    D-AIZU Airbus A320-214(SL) (5635) Eurowings
    D-AIZV Airbus A320-214(SL) (5658) Eurowings
    D-AKNR Airbus A319-112 (1209) Germanwings
    D-AKNS Airbus A319-112 (1277) Germanwings
    D-ALPA Airbus A330-223 (403) Air Berlin
    D-ALPC Airbus A330-223 (444) Air Berlin
    D-ALPD Airbus A330-223 (454) Air Berlin
    D-ALPH Airbus A330-223 (739) Air Berlin
    D-AMGL British Aerospace 146-200 (E2055) WDL Aviation
    D-ASTE Airbus A321-211(SL) (6005) Germania
    D-ASTP Airbus A321-211 (0684) Germania
    D-ASXJ Boeing 737-86N (30807) SunExpress Germany
    D-ASXP Boeing 737-8HX (29684) SunExpress Germany
    D-ASXS Boeing 737-8AS (33563) SunExpress Germany
    D-ATUJ Boeing 737-8K5 (39923) TUIfly
    D-ATUZ Boeing 737-8K5 (34691) TUIfly
    D-CHLR Embraer EMB-505 Phenom 300 (50500066) Black Horse Jets GmbH
    D-CKHK Cessna 560 (560-6051) SFD Stuttgart Flugdienst
    D-CRON Cessna 560 (560-5762) Jet Aviation Business Jets Deutschland
    D-HNWO MBB/Kawasaki BK117C-1 (7552) Polizei Nordrhein-Westfalen
    EC-MCS Airbus A320-214(SL) (6244) Iberia
    EC-MIA Boeing 777-28E(ER) (28685) Privilege Style
    EI-DEM Airbus A320-214 (2411) Aer Lingus
    EI-DTJ Airbus A320-216 (3978) Alitalia
    G-EUOA Airbus A319-131 (1513) British Airways
    G-EUOC Airbus A319-131 (1537) British Airways
    G-JEDT de Havilland Canada DHC-8Q-402 (4088) Flybe
    G-LCYF Embraer Emb-170-100LR (17000298) BA Cityflyer
    G-PRPH de Havilland Canada DHC-8Q-402NG (4323) Flybe
    HB-IOD Airbus A321-111 (0522) Swiss International Air Lines
    I-BIMA Airbus A319-112 (1722) Alitalia
    LY-SPI Airbus A320-214 (0914) Small Planet Airlines
    LZ-MDO Airbus A320-214 (0879) VIA Airways
    N843MH Boeing 767-432ER (29716) Delta Air Lines
    OE-LBW Airbus A320-214 (1678) Austrian Airlines
    OE-LCA Airbus A321-211 (3708) Niki
    OE-LCC Airbus A321-211 (4334) Niki
    OE-LCG Airbus A321-211 (1988) Niki
    OE-LCI Airbus A321-211 (5038) Niki
    OE-LCK Airbus A321-211 (5133) Niki
    OE-LEH Airbus A320-214 (4594) Niki
    OE-LEL Airbus A320-214 (2668) Niki
    OE-LES Airbus A321-211 (3504) Niki
    OE-LNZ Airbus A321-211(SL) (6979) Niki
    OH-LXB Airbus A320-214 (1470) Finnair
    OK-KFN Aerospatiale ATR 42-500 (637) CSA Czech Airlines
    OY-CLY Aerospatiale ATR 72-212A (799) Alsie Express
    OY-KFE Canadair Regional-Jet 900 (15224) SAS Scandinavian Airlines
    PH-CDE Boeing 737-8GQ (35795) Corendon Dutch Airlines
    PH-EXB Embraer Emb-190-100LR (19000658) KLM cityhopper
    PH-KZU Fokker F-70 (11543) KLM cityhopper
    SP-LDH Embraer Emb-170-100LR (17000069) LOT Polish Airlines
    SP-LIO Embraer Emb-175-200LR (17000321) LOT Polish Airlines
    SU-BPW Airbus A320-214 (3282) Air Cairo
    TC-ETV Airbus A321-231 (1950) AtlasGlobal
    TC-JNA Airbus A330-203 (697) THY Turkish Airlines
    TC-JPG Airbus A320-232 (3010) THY Turkish Airlines
    TC-SNO Boeing 737-8HC (40776) SunExpress
    TC-SNR Boeing 737-8HC (40754) SunExpress
    TC-TLC Boeing 737-4Q8 (25112) Tailwind Airlines
    VP-BWI Airbus A320-214 (2163) Rossiya Airlines
    VQ-BPV Airbus A320-214(SL) (5970) Aeroflot Russian Airlines
    VQ-BSG Airbus A320-214(SL) (6017) Aeroflot Russian Airlines


    273 Westland SH-14D Lynx (130) Leeuwenborg Opleidingen
    (26+30) Lockheed F-104G Starfighter (683-9182) Leeuwenborg Opleidingen
    4L-GNN Fokker F-100 (11495) Crossline
    D-EAWK Beech A36 Bonanza (E-2174)
    D-ECCR Cirrus Design SR-20 (1106)
    D-EWCD Cirrus Design SR-20 (1875)
    D-ISAR Raytheon 390 Premier I (RB-148) Euroflug Frenzel GmbH
    (G-TNTD) British Aerospace 146-200QT (E2109) Leeuwenborg Opleidingen, nose only
    HB-ALM Aerospatiale ATR 72-202 (396) Zimex Aviation
    HB-ALQ Aerospatiale ATR 72-202F (449) Zimex Aviation
    (LX-N20199) Boeing 707-329C (20199) Leeuwenborg Opleidingen, parts only
    PH-ADD de Havilland Canada DHC-8Q-311 (525) Leasing Company
    PH-AJH Brandli BX-2 Cherry (199)
    PH-DND Embraer ERJ-145MP (145406) FlyDenim
    PH-KPB Fokker F-50 (20112) Leasing Company
    PH-NEW Czech Sport Aircraft PS-28 Cruiser (C0444)
    PH-NPT Reims/Cessna F.172N (1641)
    PH-RTC Evektor EV-97 SportStar SS RTC (2012-1403)
    PH-SAM Piper PA-44-180 Seminole (44-7995150)
    PH-XLB Embraer Emb-120RT (120091) Fire Service
    SP-NAZ Piper PA-46-350P Malibu Mirage (4636483)
    SU-YAH Fokker F-50 (20123) Leasing Company
    SX-BRT Fokker F-50 (20230) Leasing Company
    SX-BRV Fokker F-50 (20199) Leasing Company
    SX-MAR Fokker F-50 (20189) Leasing Company
    VP-BNU de Havilland Canada DHC-8Q-402 (4171) Yakutia Air
    XW318/MG/78 BAC Jet Provost T.5A (EEP/JP/982) Leeuwenborg Opleidingen
    XW406 BAC Jet Provost T.5A (EEP/JP/1028)
    YA-AJH Canadair Regional-Jet 200LR (7431) Afghan Jet International

    Lille Lesquin

    144617 Bombardier Challenger 604 (5533) Royal Canadian Air Force
    C-GAXX Cessna 750 Citation X (750-0246) Air Partners Corp
    F-GRZO Canadair Regional-Jet 700 (10265) HOP!
    F-GUBC Embraer ERJ-145MP (145556) HOP!
    F-GZTQ Boeing 737-73S/W (29080) ASL Airlines France
    F-HBLD Embraer Emb-190-100LR (19000113) HOP!
    F-HBXE Embraer Emb-170-100LR (17000286) HOP!
    F-HDJE Diamond DA 40D Diamond Star (D4.030)
    F-HDJG Diamond DA 40D Diamond Star (D4.036)
    N101DW Piper PA-32R-300 Cherokee Lance (32R-7680399)
    N5007S Piper PA-28R-200 Cherokee Arrow (28R-35731)
    N525GC Cessna 525 CitationJet CJ1 (525-0065) Gerard Comboul Aviation Inc
    N790TB Socata TBM700B (148) Flying Group NV

    Calais - overflight of the docks

    81 Aerospatiale SA.365N2 Dauphin (6081) French Navy