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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 2018:
    Oshkosh/Florida, Finnish AF show, Sliac show, RIAT, Farnborough Airshow, Bastille Day Flypast, Belgian AF show

    Header Picture: TCSG-505 Agusta-Bell 412EP (SAR) on coastal patrol off Antalya on 29/04/18

    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.

    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.

    Monday, 23 October 2017

    21-22/10/17 - Zurich - Bern - Payerne - Pratteln

    More logs from RichT's days off in Switzerland.

    21/10/17 - Zurich

    9A-CQA DHC-8 (4205) Croatia Airlines
    9A-CQB DHC-8 (4211) Croatia Airlines
    9A-CQB
    9A-DWA Cessna Citationjet CJ2 (525A0412) Orest-Immorent Leasing GmbH
    9A-DWA
    9H-DDJ Learjet 75 (45-494) Kermas International Ltd
    9H-VCL Canadair Challenger 350 (20606) VistaJet Malta Ltd
    9H-VJF Canadair Global 6000 (9503) VistaJet Malta
    9H-VJF
    9V-SKQ Airbus A380 (079) Singapore Airlines
    9V-SKQ
    A6-AIN Boeing 737NG (29268) Royal Jet
    A6-AIN
    A6-ALN Boeing 777 (29953) Abu Dhabi Amiri Flight
    A6-ALN
    A6-BLD Boeing 787 (39649) Etihad Airways
    A6-EED Airbus A380 (111) Emirates
    A6-EED
    A6-SIL Boeing 777 (36563) Abu Dhabi Amiri Flight
    A6-SIL
    A7-ALE Airbus A350 (0008) Qatar Airways
    A7-ALE
    CS-DRH Hawker 800XP (258746) NetJets Europe
    CS-DSE Raytheon Hawker 900XP (HA-0204) NetJets Europe
    CS-TNH Airbus A320 (0960) TAP Air Portugal
    CS-TNH
    CS-TPO Embraer EMB-190 (19000432) TAP Express
    D-AAAX Canadair Challenger 604 (5449) Air Independence GmbH
    D-AAAY Canadair Challenger 604 (5602) Air Independence GmbH
    D-AAAY
    D-ABFE Airbus A320 (4269) Air Berlin
    D-ABFE
    D-AGWD Airbus A319 (3011) Germanwings
    D-AGWD
    D-AIPM Airbus A320 (0104) Lufthansa
    D-AIPM
    D-AIUM Airbus A320 (6577) Lufthansa
    D-AIUM
    D-CDAS Embraer EMB-505 Phenom 300 (50500317) DAS Private Jets GmbH
    D-CDAS
    D-CJET Cessna Citationjet CJ3 (525B0349) Air Hamburg
    D-CJET
    D-CJOS Cessna Citationjet CJ3 (525B0367) Luxaviation Germany GmbH
    D-IAAD Embraer EMB-500 Phenom 100 (50000215) Arcus Executive Aviation
    EC-KUB Airbus A319 (3651) Iberia
    EC-KUB
    EC-MOG Airbus A320 (7402) Vueling Airlines
    EC-MOG
    EI-FPI Canadair CRJ-900 (15425) SAS
    EI-FPJ Canadair CRJ-900 (15426) SAS
    EI-FPJ
    EI-RNB Embraer EMB-190 (19000479) Alitalia CityLiner
    F-GJOD Cessna Citation II (551-0133) Jet Club Eagle Express
    F-HBTV Cessna Citation M2 (525-0918) AstonJet
    F-HBTV
    G-EUPY Airbus A319 (1466) British Airways
    G-EUPY
    G-FBKK Cessna Citation Mustang (510-0182) Wijet
    G-FBKK
    HB-IHX Airbus A320 (0942) Edelweiss Air
    HB-IHX
    HB-IHY Airbus A320 (0947) Edelweiss Air
    Edelweiss Airbus A320 HB-IHY seen at Zurich 21st October 2017
    HB-IJB Airbus A320 (0545) Swiss International Air Lines
    HB-IJB
    HB-IJD Airbus A320 (0553) Swiss International Air Lines
    HB-IJD
    HB-IJF Airbus A320 (0562) Swiss International Air Lines
    HB-IJF
    HB-IJH Airbus A320 (0574) Swiss International Air Lines
    HB-IJH
    HB-IJK Airbus A320 (0596) Swiss International Air Lines
    HB-IJN Airbus A320 (0643) Swiss International Air Lines
    HB-IJN
    HB-IJP Airbus A320 (0681) Swiss International Air Lines
    HB-IJP
    HB-IJR Airbus A320 (0703) Swiss International Air Lines
    HB-IJR
    HB-IJS Airbus A320 (0782) Swiss International Air Lines
    HB-IJW Airbus A320 (2134) Edelweiss Air
    HB-IJW
    HB-IOK Airbus A321 (0987) Swiss International Air Lines
    HB-IOK
    HB-IOM Airbus A321 (4534) Swiss International Air Lines
    HB-IOM
    HB-IOO Airbus A321 (7007) Swiss International Air Lines
    HB-IOO
    HB-IOP Airbus A320 (4187) Air Berlin
    HB-IOP
    HB-IPX Airbus A319 (0612) Swiss International Air Lines
    HB-IPX
    HB-JBA Bombardier CS100 (50010) Swiss Global Air Lines
    HB-JBA
    HB-JBC Bombardier CS100 (50012) Swiss Global Air Lines
    HB-JBD Bombardier CS100 (50013) Swiss Global Air Lines
    HB-JBD
    HB-JBG Bombardier CS100 (50016) Swiss Global Air Lines
    HB-JBG
    HB-JLP Airbus A320 (4618) Swiss International Air Lines
    HB-JLP
    HB-JLT Airbus A320 (5518) Swiss International Air Lines
    HB-JLT
    HB-JMF Airbus A340 (561) Edelweiss Air
    HB-JMF
    HB-JMG Airbus A340 (562) Edelweiss Air
    HB-JMG
    HB-JNA Boeing 777 (44582) Swiss Global Air Lines
    HB-JNB Boeing 777 (44583) Swiss Global Air Lines
    HB-JNB
    HB-JNE Boeing 777 (44586) Swiss Global Air Lines
    HB-JNE
    HB-JNH Boeing 777 (62753) Swiss Global Air Lines
    HB-JOB Dassault Falcon 7X (080) Cat Aviation AG
    HB-JOV Airbus A321 (6629) Belair Airlines
    HB-JOV
    HB-JSS Dassault Falcon 7X (002) Cat Aviation AG
    HB-JSS
    HB-JST Dassault Falcon 7X (017) CAT Aviation AG
    HB-JST
    HB-JUC Dassault Falcon 7X (167) Cat Aviation AG
    HB-JUC
    HB-JVC Fokker 100 (11501) Helvetic Airways
    HB-JVE Fokker 100 (11459) Helvetic Airways
    HB-JVM Embraer EMB-190 (19000349) Helvetic Airways
    HB-JVM
    HB-JVO Embraer EMB-190 (19000294) Helvetic Airways
    HB-JVO
    HB-LHW Cessna 402 (402B0926) EFOS Flight-Charter AG
    HB-VPG Embraer EMB-505 Phenom 300 (50500068) Jet Aviation Business Jets AG
    HB-VPG
    HB-ZKQ Eurocopter EC-120 Colibri (1316) Mountain Flyers 80
    HB-ZKQ
    HB-ZSJ Eurocopter EC-135 (0045) Skymedia AG
    I-BBGR Raytheon Hawker 900XP (HA-0056) Aliven SrL
    M-ASHI Canadair Challenger 605 (5765) Orascom Aviation
    M-FINE Canadair Global 5000 (9594) Avcon Jet Ltd
    M-FINE
    N152QS Canadair Global 6000 (9773) NetJets
    N450T Gulfstream 450 (4105) Wells Fargo Bank Northwest NA Trustee
    N550PM Gulfstream 550 (5252) Wells Fargo Bank Northwest NA Trustee
    N550PM
    N76062 Boeing 767 (29457) United Airlines
    N76062
    OE-IPW Dassault Falcon 7X (238) Jet Pool Network Luftverkehrs GmbH
    OE-LCB Airbus A321 (3749) Niki
    OE-LCB
    OE-LGL DHC-8 (4310) Austrian Airlines
    OE-LGL
    OE-LGP DHC-8 (4016) Austrian Airlines
    OE-LGP
    OE-LGQ DHC-8 (4003) Austrian Airlines
    OE-LGR DHC-8 (4045) Austrian Airlines
    OE-LGR
    OK-VAN Embraer EMB-500 Phenom 100 (50000134) Aerotaxi Sro
    PH-BCA Boeing 737NG (37820) KLM Royal Dutch Airlines
    PH-BCA
    PH-EZR Embraer EMB-190 (19000375) KLM Cityhopper
    PH-EZR
    SP-DLB Embraer EMB-135 (14501100) Jet Story
    SP-DLB
    SX-DGS Airbus A321 (1428) Aegean Airlines
    SX-DGS
    T-784 Cessna Citation Excel (560-5269) Swiss Air Force
    TC-AGO Airbus A320 (2029) AtlasGlobal
    TC-AGO
    TC-CPC Boeing 737NG (40878) Pegasus Airlines
    TC-CPC
    TC-JSI Airbus A321 (5584) THY - Turkish Airlines
    TC-JTN Airbus A321 (7274) THY - Turkish Airlines
    TC-JTN
    TC-SNG Boeing 737NG (36530) BoraJet Airlines
    TC-SOE Boeing 737NG (61177) SunExpress
    TC-SUO Boeing 737NG (30272) SunExpress
    TF-ISF Boeing 757 (24595) Icelandair
    TF-ISF
    UR-GAS Boeing 737 (25236) Ukraine International Airlines
    VP-BJE Canadair Challenger 604 (5605) TAG Aviation Asia
    VP-BJE
    VQ-BBQ Raytheon Hawker 750 (HB-065) CIG - Sirius Aero
    VQ-BBQ
    VQ-BKS Airbus A320 (4692) Aeroflot Russian Airlines
    ZM404 Airbus Atlas C.1 (021) Royal Air Force
    ZM404

    22/10/17 - Basel - Casino

    (F-GTHD/530) Fouga CM170R Magister (530)
    530

    22/10/17 - Bern

    9A-TOA DHC-6 Twin Otter (557) RUAG Aviation Schweiz
    9A-TOA
    9A-TOE DHC-6 Twin Otter (696) RUAG Aviation Schweiz
    9A-TOE
    CS-DSD Dassault Falcon 7X (092) NetJets Europe
    CS-DSD
    D-ABEY Canadair Challenger 605 (5863) Jet Air Flug
    DABEY
    D-HNWE MBB Bo-105 (S-456) Agrarflug Helilift GmbH
    HB-AER Dornier 328 (3066) SkyWork Airlines
    HB-AER
    HB-AEY Dornier 328 (3100) SkyWork Airlines
    HB-AEY
    HB-IZS Saab 2000 (035) SkyWork Airlines
    HB-LRJ DHC-6 Twin Otter (244) RUAG Schweiz AG
    HB-LRJ
    HB-ZGO Robinson R-22 (3830) Mountain Flyers 80 Ltd
    HB-ZGO
    HB-ZIE Eurocopter EC-120 Colibri (1461) Eliticino SA
    HB-ZJK Robinson R-44 II (12182) Mountain Flyers 80 Ltd
    HB-ZJK
    HB-ZLB Schweizer 300 (0224) Heli-Lausanne SA
    HB-ZLJ Guimbal Cabri G2 (1023) Swiss Helicopter AG
    HB-ZLZ Agusta A109 (11106) Z Luciano
    HB-ZMF Robinson R-22 (4484) Mountain Flyers 80 Ltd
    HB-ZMF
    HB-ZMH Eurocopter EC-120 Colibri (1661) Own-A-Heli AG
    HB-ZMH
    HB-ZNK Agusta A109 (22372) Mountain Flyers 80 Ltd
    HB-ZNL AS.350 Ecureuil (7973) Mountain Flyers 80 Ltd
    HB-ZNL
    HB-ZNY AS.350 Ecureuil (4303) Mountain Flyers 80 Ltd
    HB-ZNY
    HB-ZOA Guimbal Cabri G2 (1050) Swiss Helicopter AG
    HB-ZOK Robinson R-66 (0553) Mountain Flyers 80 Ltd
    HB-ZOK
    HB-ZOY AS.350 Ecureuil (8426) Europavia (Suisse) SA
    HB-ZPT AS.350 Ecureuil (8310) Swiss Helicopter AG
    HB-ZRF Eurocopter EC-145 (9215) REGA - Schweizerische Luft-Ambulanz AG
    HB-ZRF
    HB-ZTB Agusta A109 (22233) Air Sarina GmbH
    OE-GBB Dornier 328 (3078) Tyrol Air Ambulance
    OE-GBB
    OE-HWM Gulfstream 280 (2118) AFS Alpine Flightservice GmbH
    OE-HWM
    T-351 Eurocopter EC-135 (0676) Swiss Air Force
    T-352 Eurocopter EC-135 (0685) Swiss Air Force
    YL-LEV Antonov An-2 (1G140-41) Flying Adventure Tours
    YL-LEV

    22/10/17 - Payerne - Musee de l'Aviation Militaire (Clin d'Aile)

    A-908 Pilatus PC-7 (316)
    A-908
    HB-RDF/J-2012 Dassault Mirage IIIDS (101)
    J-2012
    (HB-RVW)/J-4203 Hawker Hunter T.66 (41H-670844)
    J-4203
    (HB-XBI)/V-43 Aerospatiale SE.313B Alouette II (1120)
    V-43
    J-1156 de Havilland Vampire FB.6 (665)
    J-1156
    J-1157 de Havilland Vampire FB.6 (666)
    J-1157
    J-1584 de Havilland Venom FB.50 (794)
    J-1584
    J-2301 Dassault Mirage IIIS (200)
    J-2301
    J-2312 Dassault Mirage IIIS (1046)
    J-2312
    J-3057 Northrop F-5E Tiger II (L1057)
    J-3057
    J-4078 Hawker Hunter F.58 (41H-697445)
    J-4078
    R-2117 Dassault Mirage IIIRS (1040)
    R-2117
    U-1211 de Havilland Vampire T.55 (971)
    U-1211
    V-282 Aerospatiale SE.316B Alouette III (158/1104)
    V-282

    22/10/17 - Payerne Kaserne

    J-4045 Hawker Hunter F.58 (41H-697412)
    J-4045

    22/10/17 - Payerne Air Base

    J-2324 Dassault Mirage IIIS (1014)
    J-2324

    22/10/17 - Pratteln - Military Megastore

    5210 Mikoyan MiG-21MF (965210)
    5210