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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: N110JY Yakovlev Yak-110 at Oshkosh on 24/07/18 (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:
    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
    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

    Sunday, 20 August 2017

    02/08/17 - Bucharest - Fetesti - Constanta - Tuzla - Varna

    Day 12 of the Aeroprints Eastern Europe tour was the journey from Bucharest into Bulgaria and our nightstop at Varna.

    Bucharest-Henri Coandă

    CS-TTF Airbus A319-111 (0837) TAP Portugal
    EI-EKT Boeing 737-8AS (38505) Ryanair
    EI-FTH Boeing 737-800 (44758) Ryanair
    ES-ACD Canadair Regional-Jet 900 (15276) Nordica
    F-GKXA Airbus A320-211 (0287) Air France
    G-EUXH Airbus A321-231 (2363) British Airways
    HA-LPV Airbus A320-232 (3927) Wizz Air
    HA-LWQ Airbus A320-232 (5196) Wizz Air
    HA-LXI Airbus A321-231(SL) (7280) Wizz Air
    HA-LYB Airbus A320-232(SL) (6093) Wizz Air
    OE-LDB Airbus A319-112 (2174) Austrian
    OO-TNL Boeing 737-34SF (29109) ASL Airlines Belgium
    PH-BXT Boeing 737-9K2 (32944) KLM Royal Dutch Airlines
    TC-JOE Airbus A330-303 (1571) Turkish Airlines

    Fetesti

    (8011)/"2004" Mikoyan-Gurevich MiG-21PFMA (94N801) Preserved
    8011

    Constanta-Mihail Kogălniceanu

    02 McDonnell-Douglas C-17A Globemaster III (F210/SAC2) SAC-HAW
    02
    349 Eurocopter EC135T2+ (unknown) SMURD
    OE-LCK Airbus A321-211 (5133) niki
    YR-AMA Boeing 737-530 (24941) Blue Air

    Tuzla

    (YR-PEP) Zlin Z.142 (0222) Preserved on roundabout
    YR-PEP

    Constanta-Tuzla

    140 IAR IAR.330N Puma (3140) Romanian Navy
    140
    141 IAR IAR.330N Puma (3159) Romanian Navy
    141
    142 IAR IAR.330N Puma (3142) Romanian Navy
    CS-HGH AgustaWestland AW139 (31115) HeliPortugal
    CS-HGH
    CS-HGU AgustaWestland AW139 (31143) HeliPortugal
    CS-HGU
    CS-HGV Eurocopter AS.365N3 Dauphin (6829) HeliPortugal
    CS-HGV
    G-GCFM Diamond DA 40D Diamond Star TDI (D4.260)
    G-GCFM
    TC-EGE Mil Mi-2 (5210725098) Regional Air Suport, GIA
    TC-EGE
    YR-5035 SC Aerostar 01F Festival (040205)
    YR-5035
    YR-MYC Eurocopter AS.365N3 Dauphin (6646) Regional Air Services SRL
    YR-MYC
    YR-PBR WSK-PZL An-2R (1G202-23) SC Regional Air Services
    YR-PBR
    YR-PVR WSK-PZL An-2R (1G175-16) SC Regional Air Services
    YR-PVR
    YR-RAA Agusta-Bell AB.206B-3 Jet Ranger III (8591) Regional Air Services SRL
    YR-RAA
    YR-RAE Diamond DA 40D Diamond Star TDI (D4.247) Regional Air Services SRL
    YR-RAF Piper PA-34-200T Seneca II (34-8070314) Regional Air Services SRL
    YR-RAF
    YR-RAK PZL-Okecie PZL-104 Wilga 80 (CF21940948) Regional Air Services SRL
    YR-RAK
    YR-RAO Kamov Ka-26 (7504809) SC Regional Air Services
    YR-RAO
    YR-SCA Diamond DA 20-A1 Katana (10126) Regional Air Services SRL
    YR-SCA
    YR-SCB Diamond DA 20-A1 Katana (10047) Regional Air Services SRL
    YR-SCB
    YR-SCC HOAC DV 20 Katana (20.123) Regional Air Services SRL
    YR-SCD Diamond DA 42 Twin Star (42.123) Regional Air Services SRL
    YR-SCD
    YR-SCE Guimbal G-2 Cabri (1017) Regional Air Services SRL
    YR-SCE
    YR-SCF Diamond DA 42 Twin Star (42.088) Regional Air Services SRL
    YR-SCF
    YR-SCL Diamond DA 20-A1 Katana (10021) Regional Air Services SRL
    YR-WDW Diamond DA40NG Diamond Star (unknown)
    YR-WDW
    Unmarked Boeing 737-200 (unknown) Regional Air Services, forward fuselage, GIA, ex Air Canada
    Boeing 737-200

    Varna - includes a couple seen on climb-out from our hotel (*)

    5A-WAT Airbus A320-212 (438) Rahila Air
    5A-WAT
    EW-366PA Boeing 737-31S (29058) Belavia Belarusian Airlines (*)
    HA-LYO Airbus A320-232(SL) (6576) Wizz Air
    LZ-LDJ Douglas MD82 (53230) Bulgarian Air Charter
    LZ-LDJ
    LZ-LDS Douglas MD82 (53218) Bulgarian Air Charter
    LZ-LDS
    LZ-LDT Douglas MD82 (53058) Bulgarian Air Charter
    LZ-LDW Douglas MD82 (49795) Bulgarian Air Charter (*)
    LZ-MIV Tupolev Tu-154M (92A920) WFU/Air VIA Bulgarian Airways
    LZ-MIV
    M-IAMI Dassault Falcon 7X (230) Artjet Ltd
    M-IAMI

    Varna - Maritime Museum

    45 Mil Mi-4A (unknown)
    45
    821 Kamov Ka-25Bsh (10702)
    821
    Raduga S-2 Sopka coastal defence missile
    S-2 Sopka