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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
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    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.
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    17th September - Logs added for Old Timer Fly-In Hahnweide

    Saturday, 18 November 2017

    France - Ailes Anciennes Toulouse - 18/11/17

    Thanks to Mike Burdett.

    01 Sud-Ouest SO.6025 Espadon (01)
    01

    02 SAAB J35OE Draken (351402)
    02

    06 Dassault Etendard IVM (06)
    06

    1 Dassault Mystere IVA (1)
    1

    (3)/"305" Breguet 941S (941S-03)
    3

    5 Breguet Br.1050 Alize (5)
    5

    44 Dassault Mystere IVA (44)
    44

    48/12-UA Dassault Super Mystere B.2 (48)
    48

    90 Dassault Mirage IIIC (90)
    90

    (139)/"F-BJLR" Max Holste MH.1521M Broussard (139)
    139

    (178)/"529" Fouga CM-170R Magister (178)
    178

    191/D Nord N2501 Noratlas (2501-191)
    191

    201/F-GFLJ Nord N2501 Noratlas (2501-201)
    F-GFLJ

    227 Dassault MD.312 Flamant (227)
    227

    457 Fouga CM-170R Magister (457)
    457

    491/3-XT Dassault Mirage IIIE (491)
    491

    (504) Breguet Br.765 Sahara (765-504)

    525/PF Robin HR.100-250TR (525)
    525

    640 Sud-Ouest SO.4050 Vautour IIB (119)
    640

    693/BI Cessna 310Q (310Q-0693)
    693

    770 Mikoyan-Gurevich MiG-21SPS (94A4509)
    770

    (1569) Sud Aviation SE.3130 Alouette II (1569) yellow scheme
    1569

    1655 Sud Aviation SE.3160 Alouette III (1655)
    1655

    (14230)/"80468" Lockheed T-33A Shooting Star (580-5524)
    14230

    26789/789 Republic F-84F Thunderstreak (Unknown)
    26789

    42239/FW-239 North American F-100D Super Sabre (223-119)
    42239

    92975/OJ North American T-6G Texan (168-79)
    92975

    (41-39223) Douglas B-26Z Invader (6936)
    41-39223

    (51-10809)/110437/FS-437 Republic F-84E Thunderstreak (Unknown)
    51-10809

    52-7603 Sikorsky H-19D Chickasaw (55521)
    52-7603

    52-7615/AVV Sikorsky H-19D Chickasaw (55-623)
    52-7615

    22+86 Mikoyan-Gurevich MiG-21M (960513)
    22+86

    FR106/16D Piasecki H-21C Shawnee (FR106)

    (FU-125)/36760 Republic F-84F Thunderstreak (53-6760)
    36760

    F-AMKT Caudron C.282/8 Phalene (6770/26)
    F-AMKT

    (F-AZRC)/MAB Nord 3400 (78)
    F-AZRC

    F-BHPM Piper PA-23 Apache 150 (23-713)
    F-BHPM

    (F-BMMT) Morane-Saulnier MS.733 Alcyon (106)
    F-BMMT

    F-BMNE Morane-Saulnier MS.881 105 Rallye (410)
    F-BMNE

    (F-BOFN)/F-WOFN SOCATA ST10 Diplomate (01)
    F-WOFN

    F-CAJN Caudron C.800 Epervier (9944/284)
    F-CAJN

    F-CCOQ Wassmer WA.30 Bijave (30)
    F-CCOQ

    F-GHMU Sud Aviation Caravelle 10B (249)
    F-GHMU

    F-GIQN Cessna 152 (15282366) ..cockpit
    F-GIQN

    F-GKUN SOCATA TB9 Tampico Club (1168)
    F-GKUN

    F-PCFD Viking Dragonfly Mk.II (572)

    F-PCJJ Jodel D.92 Bebe (90)
    F-PCJJ

    F-PHUD Gatard Stratoplan AG.02 Poussin (1)

    F-PTEP Barbaro-Gagnet BG-10 (01)

    F-WBHA ONERA Deltaviex (01)
    F-WBHA

    F-WZJL Aerospatiale AS.355F1 (5001)
    F-WZJL

    G-ALWC Douglas C-47A-25-DK (13590)
    G-ALWC

    J-4065 Hawker Hunter F.58 (41H/697432)
    J-4065

    NF.11-8/BG Gloster Meteor NF.11 (WM303)
    NF11-8

    SA116/116-RB Sud Aviation H-34A Choctaw (SA116)
    SA116

    XE950 de Havilland DH-115 Vampire T.11 (15463)
    XE950

    unmarked Aerospatiale CT-20 target drone (Unknown)

    Unmarked Castel C25 (unknown)
    Castel

    Unmarked Fournier A (unknown)
    Fournier-A

    Unmarked Mignet HM.8 (unknown)
    Unmarked

    Unmarked Mignet HM.14 (unknown)
    Unmarked

    Unmarked Unknown Trike (unknown)
    Trike