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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.

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    With luck we are intending to visit the following in 2018:
    Friedrichshafen Expo, Spain/Portugal, Oshkosh/Florida, Antalya/Istanbul, Finnish AF show, Sliac show

    Header Picture: N104AZ Van's RV-10 (41226) at EAA AirVenture Oshkosh 2016

    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.

    Updates:
    1st Dec - 604 pics added to Oshkosh 2016 Van's page
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    8th Dec - 139 pics added to Oshkosh 2016 Mooney page

    Friday, 12 May 2017

    30/04-02/05/17 - Hatzerim - Beer Sheva - Nevatim - Tel Nof - Ramat David - Haifa

    RichT had trips out for the Israeli Independence Day celebrations.

    30th April 2017

    Hatzerim

    110 Aermacchi M.346i Lavi (D0005) Israeli Air Force/102 Sqn
    115 Aermacchi M.346i Lavi (D0009) Israeli Air Force/102 Sqn
    115
    122 Aermacchi M.346i Lavi (D0013) Israeli Air Force/102 Sqn
    122
    125 Aermacchi M.346i Lavi (D0014) Israeli Air Force/102 Sqn
    125
    131 Aermacchi M.346i Lavi (D0018) Israeli Air Force/102 Sqn
    131
    133 Aermacchi M.346i Lavi (D0019) Israeli Air Force/102 Sqn
    133
    138 Aermacchi M.346i Lavi (D0021) Israeli Air Force/102 Sqn
    141 Aermacchi M.346i Lavi (D0022) Israeli Air Force/102 Sqn
    145 Aermacchi M.346i Lavi (D0024) Israeli Air Force/102 Sqn
    145
    152 Aermacchi M.346i Lavi (D0026) Israeli Air Force/102 Sqn
    152
    160 Aermacchi M.346i Lavi (D0029/7080) Israeli Air Force/102 Sqn
    160
    164 Aermacchi M.346i Lavi (D0030/7081) Israeli Air Force/102 Sqn
    414 Raytheon T-6A Efroni (PT-451) Israeli Air Force/FTS
    456 Raytheon T-6A Efroni (PT-452) Israeli Air Force/FTS
    473 Raytheon T-6A Efroni (PI-01) Israeli Air Force/FTS
    475 Raytheon T-6A Efroni (PI-02) Israeli Air Force/FTS
    475
    481 Raytheon T-6A Efroni (PI-04) Israeli Air Force/FTS
    484 Raytheon T-6A Efroni (PI-06) Israeli Air Force/FTS
    484
    488 Raytheon T-6A Efroni (PI-07) Israeli Air Force/FTS
    490 Raytheon T-6A Efroni (PI-09) Israeli Air Force/FTS
    490
    491 Raytheon T-6A Efroni (PI-10) Israeli Air Force/FTS
    492 Raytheon T-6A Efroni (PI-11) Israeli Air Force/FTS
    493 Raytheon T-6A Efroni (PI-12) Israeli Air Force/FTS
    494 Raytheon T-6A Efroni (PI-13) Israeli Air Force/FTS
    494
    495 Raytheon T-6A Efroni (PI-14) Israeli Air Force/FTS
    496 Raytheon T-6A Efroni (PI-15) Israeli Air Force/FTS
    497 Raytheon T-6A Efroni (PI-16) Israeli Air Force/FTS
    498 Raytheon T-6A Efroni (PI-17) Israeli Air Force/FTS
    833 General Dynamics F-16I Sufa (YD-60) Israeli Air Force/107 Sqn
    833
    858 General Dynamics F-16I Sufa (YD-73) Israeli Air Force/107 Sqn
    858
    863 General Dynamics F-16I Sufa (YD-76) Israeli Air Force/107 Sqn
    863
    886 General Dynamics F-16I Sufa (YD-94) Israeli Air Force/107 Sqn
    886
    896 General Dynamics F-16I Sufa (YD-101) Israeli Air Force/107 Sqn
    898 General Dynamics F-16I Sufa (YD-102) Israeli Air Force/107 Sqn
    898

    Be'er Sheva

    (705)/"664" IAI F-21A Kfir (unknown) displayed on roundabout

    Be'er Sheva Technical School

    277 McDonnell-Douglas F-4E Phantom II (4505) Preserved
    777 General Dynamics F-16A Netz (61-255) Preserved

    Nevatim - Preserved at Gate

    04 Douglas C-47A (12486)
    035/4X-FPO Boeing KC-97G Stratotanker (16830)
    046 Nord N.2501D Noratlas (N2501D-153)
    92 Dassault Mystere IVA (unknown) may be false serial
    "122" IAI Arava 201 (013) ex El Salvador 801 (1)
    212 IAI Arava 202 (108)
    243 General Dynamics F-16A Netz (6V-35)
    316 Douglas A-4N Skyhawk (unknown)
    (1108)/08 North American AT-6A (77-4163)

    01st May 2017

    Tel Nof - seen from outside for next days Independence Day Show

    038 Sikorsky S-65C-3 Yas'ur 2025 (65397) Israeli Air Force
    065 Sikorsky S-65C-2 Yas'ur 2000 (65223) Israeli Air Force
    149 Aermacchi M.346i Lavi (D0025) Israeli Air Force/102 Sqn
    201 McDonnell-Douglas F-15I Ra'am (1276) Israeli Air Force
    330 Beech A36 Chofit (E-3525) Israeli Air Force/135 Sqn
    420 Lockheed KC-130H Hercules (4653) Israeli Air Force/131 Sqn
    525 McDonnell-Douglas F-15C Baz (888) Israeli Air Force
    557 General Dynamics F-16C Barak (CJ-29) Israeli Air Force
    630 General Dynamics F-16D Brakeet (CK-11) Israeli Air Force
    636 Beech B200T Zufit 2 (BT-43) Israeli Air Force/100 Sqn
    802 McDonnell-Douglas F-15C Baz (653) Israeli Air Force
    832 McDonnell-Douglas F-15C Baz (705) Israeli Air Force
    840 McDonnell-Douglas F-15C Baz (709) Israeli Air Force
    851 General Dynamics F-16I Sufa (YD-68) Israeli Air Force
    935 McD-D Helicopters AH-64A Pethen (PV.144) Israeli Air Force/190 Sqn
    966 McD-D Helicopters AH-64A Pethen (PV.272) Israeli Air Force/190 Sqn

    02nd May 2017

    Ramat David - Independence Day Show

    Preserved etc

    (31) Gloster Meteor FR.9 (unknown) ..Gateguard
    31
    (144) McDonnell-Douglas F-4E Phantom II (3989) ..Gateguard
    144
    210 Hughes 500MD Lahatoot (109-0571D) ..Gateguard
    210
    246 General Dynamics F-16A Netz (6V-36) ..wfu by Fire Station
    246
    (328) McDonnell Douglas A-4N Ayit (unknown) ..Gateguard
    328
    (814) IAI Kfir C.2 (unknown)
    814
    unknown Dassault Mystere IVA (unknown) ..Gateguard
    MYSTERE4

    Static

    027 General Dynamics F-16D Brakeet (4K-4) Israeli Air Force/109 Sqn
    027
    042 Sikorsky S-65C-3 Yas'ur 2025 (65399) Israeli Air Force/114 Sqn
    042
    074 General Dynamics F-16D Brakeet (4K-20) Israeli Air Force/109 Sqn
    074
    154 Aermacchi M.346i Lavi (D0027) Israeli Air Force/102 Sqn
    154
    250 McDonnell-Douglas F-15I Ra'am (1315) Israeli Air Force/69 Sqn
    250
    275 Boeing KC-707 (21334) Israeli Air Force/120 Sqn
    275
    313 General Dynamics F-16C Barak (4J-50) Israeli Air Force/117 Sqn
    313
    318 Beech A36 Chofit (E-3596) Israeli Air Force/135 Sqn
    318
    333 General Dynamics F-16C Barak (4J-14) Israeli Air Force/117 Sqn
    333
    560 McDonnell-Douglas F-15C Baz (896) Israeli Air Force/133 Sqn
    560
    582 Sikorsky S-70A-55 Yanshuf 3 (702765) Israeli Air Force
    582
    661 Elbit Hermes 450S (unknown) Israeli Air Force
    661
    743 McD-D Helicopters AH-64D Saraf (DIN007) Israeli Air Force/113 Sqn
    743
    882 Eurocopter AS.565MA Atalef (6489) Israeli Navy/193 Sqn
    882
    890 General Dynamics F-16I Sufa (YD-96) Israeli Air Force/201 Sqn
    890

    Flying Display

    113 McD-D Helicopters AH-64D Saraf (DIR012) Israeli Air Force/113 Sqn
    304 General Dynamics F-16C Barak (4J-2) Israeli Air Force/117 Sqn
    304
    324 General Dynamics F-16C Barak (4J-11) Israeli Air Force/117 Sqn
    324
    326 General Dynamics F-16C Barak (4J-12) Israeli Air Force/117 Sqn
    326
    350 General Dynamics F-16C Barak (4J-22) Israeli Air Force/117 Sqn
    350
    353 General Dynamics F-16C Barak (4J-23) Israeli Air Force/117 Sqn
    353
    374 General Dynamics F-16C Barak (4J-32) Israeli Air Force/117 Sqn
    389 General Dynamics F-16C Barak (4J-39) Israeli Air Force/117 Sqn
    393 General Dynamics F-16C Barak (4J-41) Israeli Air Force/117 Sqn
    400 Raytheon T-6A Efroni (PT-450) Israeli Air Force/FTS
    400
    478 Raytheon T-6A Efroni (PI-03) Israeli Air Force/FTS
    478
    488 Raytheon T-6A Efroni (PI-07) Israeli Air Force/FTS
    488
    494 Raytheon T-6A Efroni (PI-13) Israeli Air Force/FTS
    494
    752 McD-D Helicopters AH-64D Saraf (DIR002) Israeli Air Force/113 Sqn
    891 Eurocopter AS.565SA Panther (6554) Israeli Navy/193 Sqn
    891
    4X-BME Bell Helicopters 206B-3 Jet Ranger III (04093) Israeli National Police
    4X-BME

    Flypast

    F16X5
    F15X5
    F15X3
    F35X3
    B707F15
    C130
    CH53X3

    054 Sikorsky S-65C-3 Yas'ur 2025 (65405) Israeli Air Force
    209 McDonnell-Douglas F-15I Ra'am (1286) Israeli Air Force/69 Sqn
    232 McDonnell-Douglas F-15I Ra'am (1300) Israeli Air Force/69 Sqn
    235 McDonnell-Douglas F-15I Ra'am (1304) Israeli Air Force/69 Sqn
    235
    252 McDonnell-Douglas F-15I Ra'am (1317) Israeli Air Force/69 Sqn
    252
    269 McDonnell-Douglas F-15I Ra'am (1333) Israeli Air Force/69 Sqn

    272 Boeing KC-707 (21096) Israeli Air Force/120 Sqn
    B707F15X1
    280 McDonnell-Douglas F-15D Baz (884) Israeli Air Force/133 Sqn
    280
    304 General Dynamics F-16C Barak (4J-2) Israeli Air Force/117 Sqn
    353 General Dynamics F-16C Barak (4J-23) Israeli Air Force/117 Sqn
    374 General Dynamics F-16C Barak (4J-32) Israeli Air Force/no marks
    389 General Dynamics F-16C Barak (4J-39) Israeli Air Force/117 Sqn
    393 General Dynamics F-16C Barak (4J-41) Israeli Air Force/no marks

    450 McDonnell-Douglas F-15D Baz (644) Israeli Air Force/133 Sqn
    450
    455 McDonnell-Douglas F-15D Baz (648) Israeli Air Force/133 Sqn
    455
    522 Lockheed KC-130H Hercules (4660) Israeli Air Force/131 Sqn
    522
    662 Lockheed C-130J-30 Hercules (5742) Israeli Air Force/103 Sqn
    662
    665 Lockheed C-130J-30 Hercules (5754) Israeli Air Force/103 Sqn
    665
    676 Gulfstream G5 Nachshon Shavit (676) Israeli Air Force/122 Sqn
    676
    679 Gulfstream G5 Nachshon Shavit (679) Israeli Air Force/122 Sqn
    679
    709 Beech 200CT Zufit 3 (BN-6) Israeli Air Force/100 Sqn
    721 Beech 200CT Zufit 5 (BT-44) Israeli Air Force/100 Sqn
    842 Beech B200T Zufit 5 (BB-1806) Israeli Air Force/100 Sqn
    901 Lockheed Martin F-35I Adir (AS-1) Israeli Air Force/140 Sqn
    902 Lockheed Martin F-35I Adir (AS-2) Israeli Air Force/140 Sqn
    902
    906 Sikorsky CH-53A Yas'ur 2025 (65151) Israeli Air Force
    907 Lockheed Martin F-35I Adir (AS-7) Israeli Air Force/140 Sqn
    907
    914 Sikorsky CH-53A Yas'ur 2025 (65127) Israeli Air Force
    914

    Haifa - Independence Day Show

    Static

    026 Agusta-Bell AB.206C-1 Jet Ranger (9067) Israeli Air Force/FTS
    026
    316 Lockheed C-130E Hercules (3932) Israeli Air Force/131 Sqn
    316
    346 Beech A36 Chofit (E-3616) Israeli Air Force/135 Sqn
    346
    845 Sikorsky S-70A-50 Yanshuf 3 (unknown) Israeli Air Force
    845
    859 Beech B200T Zufit 5 (BB-1819) Israeli Air Force/100 Sqn
    859
    924 McD-D Helicopters AH-64A Pethen (PV.129) Israeli Air Force/190 Sqn
    924
    3021/021 IAI Heron 1 (unknown)
    3021

    Technical School

    301 General Dynamics F-16C Barak (4J-1) Instructional Airframe
    622 McDonnell-Douglas F-15A Baz (16) Instructional Airframe
    622
    760 General Dynamics F-16A Netz (61-223) Instructional Airframe
    760
    983 Sikorsky CH-53A Yas'ur 2000 (65134) Instructional Airframe
    983

    Technical School Museum

    (005/4X-FNB) Douglas C-47A-75-DL (19420)
    005
    (008) Aerospatiale SA.321K Super Frelon (110)
    008
    12 Sud-Ouest SO.4050 Vautour IIA (36)
    12
    (12) Fokker S.11-2 Instructor (6223)
    12
    37 Dassault Mystere IVA (unknown)
    37
    039 Dornier Do.27B-1 (204)
    039
    056/(4X-FAH) Nord N.2501D Noratlas (2501D-167)
    056
    (058) Piper PA-18 Super Cub 150 (18-5128)
    058
    (65)/"68" Dassault MD.450 Ouragan (65)
    68
    (130)/"160" Bell Helicopters AH-1G Tsefa (unknown)
    160
    215 Douglas A-4H Ayit M (unknown)
    215
    (393)/"021" McDonnell-Douglas F-15A Baz (34) ex 73-0093
    021
    647 IAI Tzukit (D107)
    647
    667 Bell Helicopters AH-1E Tsefa (22175) ex 78-23069
    667
    (821)/"021" IAI Kfir C2 (44)
    021
    (1110) North American SNJ-3 Texan (78-6109)
    1110
    (2713)/"55" Boeing Stearman PT-17 Kaydet (75-1846)
    55