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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.

    Updates:
    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

    Monday, 1 May 2017

    Science Museum, South Kensington

    Visited by Stu.

    1364 Meggitt Aerospace BTT-3 Banshee 300 (1364)
    1364

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

    (BAPC.50) Avro Triplane II (2)
    BAPC-50

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

    D7560 Avro 504K (unknown)
    D7560

    J8067 Westland-Hill Pterodactyl 1A (1)
    J8067

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

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

    S1595/1 Supermarine S.6B (unknown)
    S1595

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

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

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

    XG900 Short SC.1 (SH.1814)
    XG900

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

    Frost Ornithopter wing
    Frost Ornithopter

    Hargrave Box Kite Replica
    Hargrave Box Kite

    Unidentified Glider Replica
    Unknown Glider