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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

    Wednesday, 18 July 2018

    15/07/18 - Duxford Flying Legends

    Visited by Rich & Stu.

    Hardstanding

    (BAPC.426)/MK805/SH Spitfire FSM (n/a) Simply Spitfires
    BAPC-426
    (G-CDLI)/E8894 Airco DH.9 (1414)
    G-CDLI

    Flightline

    (F-AZEG)/124724/NP-22 Vought F4U-5NL Corsair (Bu124724) Les Casques de Cuir
    F-AZEG
    (F-AZXR)/P3351/K Hawker Hurricane IIa (P3351)
    F-AZXR
    (G-AIST)/P7308/XR-D Supermarine Spitfire Ia (WASP/20/2) Comanche Warbirds
    G-AIST
    (G-ASJV)/MH434/ZD-B Supermarine Spitfire LF.IXc (CBAF.IX.552) The Old Flying Machine Company
    G-ASJV
    (G-AWHC)/red 11 Hispano HA.1112-K1L (40/2)
    G-AWHC
    (G-AWHH)/white 9 Hispano HA.1112-M1L (145)
    G-AWHH
    (G-AWHK)/yellow 10 Hispano HA.1112-M1L (223) Historic Flying
    G-AWHK
    (G-AWHM)/yellow 7 Hispano HA.1112-M1L (187)
    G-AWHM
    G-BEDF/124485/DF-A Boeing B-17G Flying Fortress (8693) B-17 Preservation Ltd
    G-BEDF
    (G-BPIV)/L6739/YP-Q Bristol Bolingbroke IVT (10201) The Blenheim Association
    G-BPIV
    G-BSAJ CASA 1.131E Jungmann (2209)
    G-BSAJ
    (G-BUOS)/SM845/R Supermarine Spitfire FR.XVIIIe (6S/672224)
    G-BUOS
    (G-CBEL)/SR661 Hawker Fury ISS (37539) North Weald Heritage Aviation
    G-CBEL
    (G-CBLS)/MM6976/16-85 Fiat CR.42 (920) The Fighter Collection
    G-CBLS
    (G-CCCA)/PV202/5R-H Supermarine Spitfire Tr.IXc (CBAF.9590) Historic Flying Ltd.
    G-CCCA
    (G-CCVH)/X8-81/8 Curtiss H75-A1 Hawk (12881) The Fighter Collection
    G-CCVH
    (G-CFGJ)/N3200/QV Supermarine Spitfire Ia (N3200) Imperial War Museum
    G-CFGJ
    (G-CGUK)/X4650/KL-A Supermarine Spitfire I (X4650)
    G-CGUK
    (G-CGZP)/X-17 Curtiss P-40F Kittyhawk (41-19841) The Fighter Collection
    G-CGZP
    (G-CHF)P/WG655/GN-910 Hawker Sea Fury T.20S (41H/636070) The Fighter Collection
    G-CHFP
    (G-CIIO)/160/10AB Curtiss P-40C Tomahawk (16133) The Fighter Collection
    G-CIIO
    (G-CTIX)/PT462/SW-A Supermarine Spitfire HF.IXe (PT462)
    G-CTIX
    (G-FGID)/KD345/A-130 Vought FG-1D Corsair (3111) The Fighter Collection
    G-FGID
    (G-HITT)/P3717/SW-P Hawker Hurricane IIa (P3717)
    G-HITT
    (G-HURI)/P3700/RF-E Hawker Hurricane XIIa (72036) Historic Aircraft Collection
    G-HURI
    (G-IBSY)/EE602/DV-V Supermarine Spitfire F.Vc (EE602) Anglia Aircraft Restorations
    G-IBSY
    (G-LFIX)/ML407/OU-V Supermarine Spitfire Tr.IX (CBAF.8463)
    G-LFIX
    (G-LFVB)/EP120/AE-A Supermarine Spitfire LF.Vb (CBAF.2403) The Fighter Collection
    G-LFVB
    (G-LFVC)/JG891/T-B Supermarine Spitfire F.Vc/trop (unknown) Comanche Warbirds
    G-LFVC
    (G-MKVB)/BM597/JH-C Supermarine Spitfire LF.Vb (CBAF.2461) Historic Aircraft Collection
    G-MKVB
    (G-OXVI)/TD248/CR-S Supermarine Spitfire LF.XVIe (CBAF.IX.4262) Spitfire Ltd.
    G-OXVI
    (G-PRXI)/PL983 Supermarine Spitfire PR.XI (6S/583723) Historic Flying Ltd.
    G-PRXI
    (G-ROBT)/P2902/DX-R Hawker Hurricane I (P2902) Hawker Restorations
    G-ROBT
    (G-RUMM)/121714/B-201 Grumman F8F-2P Bearcat (D.1088) The Fighter Collection
    G-RUMM
    (G-RUMW)/JV579/F Grumman FM-2 Wildcat (5765) The Fighter Collection
    G-RUMW
    (G-SHWN)/KH774/GA-S North American P-51D Mustang (122-40417) Boultbee Aviation
    G-SHWN
    (G-SPIT)/MV268/JE-J Supermarine Spitfire FR.XIVe (6S/649205) North Weald Heritage Aviation
    G-SPIT
    (G-TFSI)/414251/WZ-I North American TF-51D Mustang (124-44703) The Fighter Collection
    G-TFSI
    (G-THUN)/549192/F4-J Republic P-47N Thunderbolt (39955731) Fighter Aviation Engineering
    G-THUN
    N184KP Beech 3TM Expeditor (CA-130) Jetcopters
    N21FS
    N21FS Beech 3TM Expeditor (CA-138)
    N184KP
    N223CM Beech 3NM Expeditor (CA-223)
    N223CM
    N25Y Lockheed F-5G Lightning (422-8509) The Flying Bulls Museum
    N25Y
    (N351MX)/413305/WR-Z North American P-51D Mustang (122-40931)
    N351MX
    N431HM Douglas C-47A-45-DL (9995)
    N431HM
    N6123C North American B-25J Mitchell (108-47647) The Flying Bulls Museum
    N6123C
    OE-EAS/RB-37 Vought F4U-4 Corsair (9149) The Flying Bulls Museum
    OE-EAS
    OE-LDM Douglas DC-6B (45563) The Flying Bulls Museum
    OE-LDM
    (PH-JAT)/413578/C5-W North American P-51D Mustang (122-41463) Stichting Vroege Vogels
    PH-JAT

    Pleasure Flights

    (G-AGPK)/PG657 de Havilland DH.82A Tiger Moth (86566)
    (G-AIDL)/TX310 de Havilland DH.89 Dragon Rapide Srs.A-6 (6968) Cirrus Aviation Ltd
    (G-AIYR)/HG691 de Havilland DH.89 Dragon Rapide Srs.A (6676) Classic Wings
    G-AIYR
    G-AKIF de Havilland DH.89 Dragon Rapide Srs.A (6838) Classic Wings
    G-AKIF
    (G-APAO)/R4922 de Havilland DH.82A Tiger Moth (82845)
    (G-BDAM)/ER-992 North American AT-16ND Harvard IIB (14-726)
    (G-BJST)/AJ841 North American Harvard IV (CCF4-292)

    Far Side Visitors/based - "Warbirds" only amongst modern types

    (D-FONL)/DM-SKL Antonov An-2S (17847302) FSB Gmbh
    F-BNDD/33-IN Max Holste MH1521M Broussard (295)
    F-GFVV/44-CD Max Holste MH1521M Broussard (354)
    F-GKJT/33-JT Max Holste MH1521M Broussard (153)
    (G-CGAO)/1350 de Havilland Canada DHC-1 Chipmunk T.20 (OGMA 40)
    G-PBYA/433915 Canadian-Vickers PBV-1A Canso A (CV283) Catalina Aircraft Ltd
    HB-IRJ Douglas DC-3A (2204) Super Constellation Flyers Association
    LN-WND Douglas C-53D-DO (11750) Dakota Norway
    SP-AOO/0865 Antonov An-2T (1G108-65) Polar / AMW