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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, Sun'n'Fun Florida, Air Expo Friedrichshafen, Rome, Paris Air Show, Kazakhstan/Kyrigistan, Scandinavia, Oshkosh/Florida, Hahnweide, Sliac/Zeltweg Shows

    Header Picture: CVN-75 USS Harry S Truman in Stokes Bay on 07/10/18

    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.

    18th Jan - Logs and 23 pics added for a January German trip
    22-25 Jan - Log and 182 pics for Zurich 01/18 added
    27th Jan - 41 more pics added to Zurich 21/10/17
    28th Jan - Logs and 155 pics added for Zurich WEF 26-27/01/18
    29th Jan - Log and 62 pics added for Chateau d'Oex Balloon Festival 28/01/18
    1st Feb - Log and pics added for South Korea's Gangneung Unification Park, 31 pics added to Zurich 27th Jan
    2nd Feb - Logs added for Zurich WEF 22-25/01/18, pics to follow
    11th Feb - 103 pics added for Longleat Balloon Safari 16/09/17
    27th Feb - 48 pics added to WEF Zurich 23/01/18
    04th Mar - 67 pics added to WEF Zurich 24/01/18
    08th Mar - 113 pics added to Tokyo-Haneda 26/05/17
    12th Mar - 81 pics added to WEF Zurich 25/01/18
    14th Mar - Logs & 69 pics added for Cheltenham HP & Gloucester 14/03/18
    26th Mar - Logs added for Aeroprints European Capitals Tour 17-24/03/18
    30th Mar - 125 pics added to Aeroprints European Capitals Tour 17-24/03/18
    31st Mar - 321 pics added to Japan 2017
    8th April - Logs and pics added for 03-04/04/18 - Zurich-Dubendorf-Stans-Alpnach-Emmen
    11th April - 75 pics added to Geneva 24/05/16
    22nd April - Logs added for Aero Expo Friedrichshafen tour
    7th May - Logs added for Istanbul & Antalya trip
    8th May - Logs added for Popham Microlight Fair
    9th May - Log added for BBML Inflation Day
    10th May - Log added for Verona 09/05 and log & pics added for Eurasia Airshow at Antalya 28/04 and Istanbul-Yesilkoy Museum 02/05/18
    31st May - Log added for EBACE Geneva
    1st-8th June - Logs added for Spain/Portugal tour
    22nd June - Logs added for Finland tour 14-17/06
    23rd June - Logs/pics added for Belarus tour 18-22/05
    24th June - Logs/pics added for Russia tour 16-23/04, log added for Old Warden Gyro Fly-in 09/06 and Charity Fly-in 23/06, pics added to BBML Inflation Day 28/04, log and pics added for Aero/Heli Expo Booker 15/06
    1st July - 110 pics added to Finland 14-15/06
    5th July - Logs added for French trip 27/06-01/07 inc Nancy Show. Logs started for Cyprus
    6th July - Logs added to Museum bar for 2018 visits to Finland, Russia and Belarus
    7th July - Log added for Yeovilton Air Day. Pics added to Luxembourg 28/07.
    18-19th July - Logs added for RIAT Fairford 13/07, Bastille Day Flypast 14/07, Flying Legends Duxford 15/07 and Farnborough Air Show 16/07
    9th August - Logs completed for Larnaca 07/18 and started for 08/18
    16th August - Logs added for Chicago and the drive North to Oshkosh.
    05/06th Sept - Logs & pics added for Sliac Air Show Tour.
    10th Sept - Log & pics added for Belgian Air Force Day, Kleine Brogel
    12th Sept - Log added for Radom Air Show 25/08/18
    16th Sept - Log and pics added for East Anglia trip 13/09/18
    17th Sept - Log & pics added for Deblin Families Day & Poland Tour 22-26/08/18
    18th Sept - Logs added for the SWAG USA Tour 28-29/07/18
    21st Sept - Logs & pics added for the SWAG USA Tour 30/07/18
    30th Sept - Logs & pics added for Cotswold Airport Revival Show
    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 07/08/18
    17th Oct - Logs added for the SWAG USA Tour 03/08/18

    Monday, 1 May 2017

    Science Museum, South Kensington

    Visited by Stu.

    1364 Meggitt Aerospace BTT-3 Banshee 300 (1364)

    191316/yellow 6 Messerschmitt Me.163B-1a Komet (191316)

    (BAPC.50) Avro Triplane II (2)

    (BAPC.51) Vickers FB.27A Vimy IV (unknown)

    (BAPC.53) Wright Flyer 1903 Replica (unknown)

    (BAPC.54) JAP-Harding Monoplane (1)

    (BAPC.55) Levasseur Antoinette Developed Type VII (unknown)

    (BAPC.56/210/16) Fokker E.III (509)

    (BAPC.62)/304 Cody Type V Biplane (unknown)

    (BAPC.124) Lilienthal Normal-Segelapparat Replica (unknown)

    (BAPC.199) Fieseler Fi.103A-1 (442795)

    (BAPC.429) Bleriot XI cockpit section (unknown)

    (BAPC.430) Army Balloon Factory Naval Airship Gondola (unknown)

    (BGA2091)/DFY Schempp-Hirth HS.4 Standard Cirrus (396)

    D7560 Avro 504K (unknown)

    J8067 Westland-Hill Pterodactyl 1A (1)

    L1592/KW-Z Hawker Hurricane I (W/O 5422)

    P9444/RN-D Supermarine Spitfire F.Ia (6S/30613)

    S1595/1 Supermarine S.6B (unknown)

    W4041/G Gloster E.28/39 (unknown)

    AP507/KX-P Cierva C.30A (728)

    (KN448)/448 Douglas C-47B-30-DK forward fuselage (16170/32918)

    XG900 Short SC.1 (SH.1814)

    (XJ314) Rolls-Royce Thrust Measuring Rig "Flying Bedstead" (1)

    XN344 Saunders-Roe Skeeter AOP.12 (S2/7150)

    XP831 Hawker-Siddeley P.1127 Kestrel FGA.1 (unknown)

    G-AAAH de Havilland DH-60G Gipsy Moth (804)

    (5N-AMK)/G-ASSM Hawker-Siddeley 125 Series 1 (25010)

    G-AZPH Pitts S-1S Special (S1S-001-C)

    G-EBIB Royal Aircraft Factory SE.5a (687/2404)

    (G-LIOA) Lockheed 10A Electra (1037)

    Frost Ornithopter wing
    Frost Ornithopter

    Hargrave Box Kite Replica
    Hargrave Box Kite

    Unidentified Glider Replica
    Unknown Glider