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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:
    Paris Air Show, Kazakhstan/Kyrigistan, Scandinavia, Oshkosh/Florida, Hahnweide, Zeltweg Show

    Header Picture: UP-MI602 Mil Mi-26T (34001212133) Kazakhstan Emercom at Boraldai, Kazakhstan on 08/07/19 (credit StuC)

    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:
    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
    18th Jan - Logs and some pics added for RichT's 2018 South Africa trip. See the South Africa section on the Side Bar
    28th Jan - Logs added for Zurich WEF 21-26/01/19
    1st Feb - Pictures added for Zurich WEF 21-26/01/19
    2nd Feb - Logs and pictures added for Geneva, Bern & Stans 23-25/01/19
    9-10th Feb - 238 pics added to Finland tour 06/18, see the Finland box on the sidebar
    13th Feb - BAPC Register updated
    14th Feb - Logs/pics added for Dusseldorf, Mönchengladbach & Maastricht 13/02/19
    15th Feb - 453 pics added to Popham Microlight Fair 05-06/05/18, see "Microlight Fair" on the top Events bar
    16th Feb - 165 pics added to Waterkloof Airshow 22/09/18, Cape Town 26/09 & Johannesburg 26/09. See the South Africa section on the Side Bar.
    20th Feb - 190 pics added to Johannesburg 16-17/09, Grand Central 18/09 and two museums to the top bar.
    27th Feb - Museu do Ar, Sintra 19/05/18 added to Portugal section of top museums bar. Finished adding 424 pics to Spain/Portugal tour 2018.
    28th Feb - 71 pics added to Vienna 31/08/18.
    1st Mar - 100 pics added to Yeovilton Air Day 07/07/18.
    6th Mar - Added 418 pics to Germany tour 2018.
    11th Mar - Log and 86 pics added for 3-day Geneva trip.
    15th Mar - 268 pics added to Expo Friedrichshafen 2018, see the Germany tab on the top Events bar.
    22nd Mar - 96 pics added to Oshkosh 2018 Seaplanes & Amphibians & 37 pics added to current military
    22nd Apr - Log added for AERO Friedrichshafen 2019
    2nd May - Logs added for Germany/Switzerland tour 04/19
    5th May - Logs added for Popham Microlight Fair and Abingdon Show
    9th May - 53 pics added to Lanseria 19/08/18
    14th May - Logs & pics added for Toulouse trip 08-10/05, logs added for Rome trip 10-12/05
    15th May - 72 pics added to Abingdon Show 05/19, 79 pics added to Speyer Museum 15/04/19
    16th May - 70 pics added to Rome trip Museum & preserved. 42 pics added to Rome-Urbe.
    24th May - Logs added for Midlands Air Festival balloons 19/05 and EBACE Geneva 20-22/05
    6th June - Log added for "Daks over Duxford"
    17th July - Logs added for Kazakhstan/Kyrygystan tour
    22nd August - Logs added for Scandinavian tour
    31st August - Logs added for LAA Rally, Sywell
    17th September - Logs added for Old Timer Fly-In Hahnweide

    Wednesday, 19 July 2017

    02/06/17 - Nagoya-Chubu - Komaki

    Continuing RichT's Japanese holiday.

    Nagoya-Chubu - 0700-0900, 1600-2359

    B-1536 Boeing 737NG (41497) China Eastern Airlines
    B-18353 Airbus A330 (920) China Airlines
    B-1893 Airbus A320 (6218) Spring Airlines
    B-1977 Boeing 737NG (41099) Air China
    B-2289 Airbus A321 (2309) China Eastern Airlines
    B-6346 Airbus A320 (3481) China Eastern Airlines
    B-8647 Airbus A320 (7159) Spring Airlines
    B-9930 Airbus A320 (5730) China Southern Airlines
    B-HLO Airbus A330 (393) Cathay Pacific Airways
    B-HLO
    HL7714 Boeing 777 (27951) Korean Air
    HL7714
    HL8088 Boeing 737NG (37541) Jeju Air
    HL8088
    HS-TJA Boeing 777 (27726) Thai Airways International
    HS-TJA
    JA03AN Boeing 737NG (33873) All Nippon Airways
    JA03AN
    JA06AN Boeing 737NG (33876) All Nippon Airways
    JA06AN
    JA09MC Airbus A320 (5512) Star Flyer
    JA12RJ
    JA12RJ Canadair CRJ-700 (10345) ANA Connection
    JA16JJ Airbus A320 (5717) Jetstar Japan
    JA16JJ
    JA17AN Boeing 737NG (33884) All Nippon Airways
    JA17AN
    JA305J Boeing 737NG (35334) Japan Airlines
    JA308J Boeing 737NG (35337) Japan Airlines
    JA308J
    JA310J Boeing 737NG (35339) Japan Airlines
    JA337J Boeing 737NG (40352) Japan Airlines
    JA337J
    JA460A DHC-8 (4416) ANA Wings
    JA56AN Boeing 737NG (33893) All Nippon Airways
    JA623A Boeing 767 (40894) All Nippon Airways
    JA623A
    JA70AN Boeing 737NG (33913) All Nippon Airways
    JA71AN Boeing 737NG (33914) All Nippon Airways
    JA73NF Boeing 737NG (38019) Skymark Airlines
    JA73NF
    JA73NQ Boeing 737NG (39432) Skymark Airlines
    JA73NQ
    JA78AN Boeing 737NG (33908) All Nippon Airways
    JA826J Boeing 787 (34836) Japan Airlines
    JA826J
    JA827J Boeing 787 (34837) Japan Airlines
    JA827J
    JA8324 Boeing 767 (25655) All Nippon Airways
    JA8324
    JA854A DHC-8 (4151) ANA Wings
    JA854A
    JA855A DHC-8 (4292) ANA Wings
    JA856A DHC-8 (4335) ANA Wings
    JA856A
    JA8596 Boeing 737 (28462) ANA Wings
    JA8596
    JA859A DHC-8 (4401) ANA Wings
    DHC8S
    JA8938 Boeing 737 (29485) Japan TransOcean Air
    JA8938
    JA8992 Boeing 737 (27917) Japan TransOcean Air
    RP-C3439 Airbus A340 (459) Philippine Airlines
    VN-A334 Airbus A321 (5164) Vietnam Airlines
    VN-A334
    VN-A606 Airbus A321 (5709) Vietnam Airlines
    VN-A606

    Komaki

    04-4851 Kawasaki-Vertol KV-107-IIA-5 (4158) Preserved
    05-1084 Lockheed C-130H Hercules (5213) JASDF
    05-1085 Lockheed C-130H Hercules (5214) JASDF
    19-5101 Mitsubishi T-2 (001) Mitsubishi Heavy Industry, Preserved
    35-1071 Lockheed C-130H Hercules (4976) JASDF
    35-1072 Lockheed C-130H Hercules (4980) JASDF
    35-5866 Fuji T-1 (JT66) (JASDF)
    51-5645 Lockheed T-33A Shooting Star (L33-045) Preserved
    52-3001 BAe U-125A (258245) JASDF
    52-3001
    52-3002 BAe U-125A (258247) JASDF
    53-4775 Sikorsky S-62J (M62012) Preserved
    56-8672 Lockheed F-104J Starfighter (683B-3172) Mitsubishi Heavy Industry, Preserved
    62-7702 North American F-86F Sabre (231-2) Mitsubishi Heavy Industry, Preserved
    75-1076 Lockheed C-130H Hercules (5090) JASDF
    75-1076
    75-1077 Lockheed C-130H Hercules (5108) JASDF
    75-1077
    75-1078 Lockheed C-130H Hercules (5109) JASDF
    75-1078
    8084 Sikorsky HSS-2B Sea King (M61-093) Mitsubishi Heavy Industry, Preserved
    82-7778 North American F-86F Sabre (238-8) Preserved
    84-8111 North American F-86D Sabre (173-136) Preserved
    85-1079 Lockheed C-130H Hercules (5136) JASDF
    85-1080 Lockheed C-130H Hercules (5138) JASDF
    85-1085 Lockheed C-130H Hercules (5214) JASDF
    05-1085
    85-1086 Lockheed C-130H Hercules (5435) JASDF
    87-3602 Boeing 767 (33958) JASDF
    95-1082 Lockheed C-130H Hercules (5171) JASDF
    JA01FJ Embraer EMB-170 (17000271) Fuji Dream Airlines
    JA04TV Bell 430 (49115) Naka Nihon Koku
    JA05CH Bell 430 (49125) Naka Nihon Koku
    JA08FJ Embraer EMB-175 (17000391) Fuji Dream Airlines
    JA08FJ
    JA10FJ Embraer EMB-175 (17000516) Fuji Dream Airlines
    JA118N Cessna Citation V (560-0046) Naka Nihon Air Service
    JA118N
    JA121N Beechcraft King Air 200 (BB-1577) Mitsui Leasing & Development
    JA121N
    JA122N Beechcraft King Air 200 (BB-2019)
    JA21DH AS.365 Dauphin (9010) Naka Nihon Koku
    JA3677 Cessna 172M Skyhawk (17261574)
    JA3677
    JA3719 Cessna 207 Turbo Skywagon (20700262)
    JA3719
    JA3748 Cessna 172M Skyhawk (17265923)
    JA3748
    JA3933 Piper PA-28-181 Archer II (28-8390028)
    JA3933
    JA6190 Bell 206 Jetranger (03182) Heli Service
    JA6190
    JA6602 AS.355 Ecureuil 2 (5433) Naka Nihon Air Service Co Ltd
    JA727A Cessna 172R Skyhawk (17280178)
    JA727A
    JA8846 Beechcraft King Air 90 (LJ-1143) Daiyasu Kensetsu