Click on the pictures below to access some other sites, they are from left to right: Cardiff AP Blog, Cardiff AP History Blog, Cardiff AP Flickr Page, St Athan Flickr Page:


Museums/Collections & W&R Logs


  • Austria
  • Belgium
  • Bulgaria
  • Cambodia
  • Canada
  • China
  • Colombia
  • Cyprus
  • Czech Rep
  • Denmark
  • England - North
  • England - South
  • Estonia
  • Finland
  • France
  • Germany
  • Greece
  • Hungary
  • Iceland
  • Ireland
  • Israel
  • Italy
  • Japan
  • Korea - North & South
  • Malaysia
  • Malta
  • Netherlands
  • Poland
  • Portugal
  • Romania
  • Russia & CIS
  • Scotland
  • Serbia
  • Singapore
  • Slovakia
  • South Africa
  • Spain
  • Switzerland
  • Thailand
  • Turkey
  • Ukraine
  • USA - California
  • USA - Other States
  • Venezuela
  • Wales
  • Home page
  • BAPC Register


  • Aviation Events


  • Belgium
  • France
  • Germany
  • Netherlands
  • Russia
  • Switzerland
  • UK
  • USA - Oshkosh 2016
  • USA - Oshkosh 2018
  • Bristol Balloons
  • Expo UK
  • Farnborough
  • LAA Rally
  • Microlight Fair
  • RIAT
  • Yeovilton Air Day


  • Message Board

    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: OO-SND Airbus A20-214 (1838) Brussels Airlines at Lisbon on 17/05/18 (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"

    Monday, 10 September 2018

    Belgian Air Force Days Kleine Brogel

    Attended by Stu on an Aeroprints tour.

    Preserved

    FX-94 Lockheed F-104G Starfighter (9164) ..on roundabout near base
    FA-16 General Dynamics F-16A Fighting Falcon (6H-16) ..Gate Guard
    FA-16
    FS-17/DMB Republic F-84E Thunderjet (51-9599) ..inside Gate
    FU-66/RA-T Republic F-84F Thunderstreak (53-6677) ..inside Gate
    FU-66
    FX-86 Lockheed F-104G Starfighter (9147) ..inside Gate
    MT-14 Fouga CM-170R Magister (271) ..Air Museum
    MT-14
    FA-38 General Dynamics F-16A Fighting Falcon (6H-38) ..Air Museum
    FX-02 Lockheed F-104G Starfighter (9017) ..Air Museum
    FX-02
    FX-61 Lockheed F-104G Starfighter (9104) ..Air Museum

    Maintenance Hangar

    FA-107 General Dynamics F-16AM Fighting Falcon (6H-107) Belgian Air Component
    FA-131 General Dynamics F-16AM Fighting Falcon (6H-131) Belgian Air Component
    FA-136 General Dynamics F-16AM Fighting Falcon (6H-136) Belgian Air Component
    FB-15 General Dynamics F-16BM Fighting Falcon (6J-15) Belgian Air Component

    Static/Flightline

    078/YE Embraer Emb-121AA Xingu (121078) French Air Force/EAT 00.319
    078
    160/62-IS CASA 235-200M (C-160) French Air Force/ET 01.062
    160
    288 IAI B-Hunter (BH288) Belgian Air Component/80 UAV Sqn
    288
    305/4-EC Dassault Rafale B (305) French Air Force/EC 01.004 ..from/to HAS site
    305
    1303/SL Mikoyan-Gurevich MiG-29UBS (N50903028113) Slovak Air Force/1.SL
    1303
    1335/EAV NH Industries NH-90TTH (1335) French Army/1 RHC
    1335
    6013/BJM Eurocopter EC-665 Tigre (6013) French Army/1 RHC
    6013
    6107 Mil Mi-8MT (93289) Polish Air Force/56.BLot
    6107
    19611 AgustaWestland Merlin Mk.516 (50152) Portuguese Air Force/Esq 751
    19611
    08-0050 Bell-Boeing CV-22B Osprey (D1038) United States Air Force/352 SOW/7 SOS
    08-0050
    3E-KA Sud Aviation SE.3160 Alouette III (1377) Austrian Air ForceFl Rgt 2/2 Hubschrauberstaffel
    3E-KA
    46+07 Panavia Tornado IDS(T) (GT065) German Air Force/TLG33
    46+07
    57+05 Dornier Do.228-212NG (8302) German Navy/MFG-3
    57+05
    58 blue Sukhoi Su-27P1M (36911035612) Ukraine Air Force/831 vabr
    58 blue
    71 blue Sukhoi Su-27UBM1 (96310424043) Ukraine Air Force/831 vabr
    71 blue
    AT-12 Dassault-Breguet-Dornier Alpha Jet 1B+ (1036) Belgian Air Component/ETO 02.008
    AT-12
    D-667 Boeing-Vertol CH-47D Chinook (CG009/M.3667) Royal Netherlands Air Force/298 Sqn
    D-667
    D-EBLE Reims/Cessna F.172M (1510)
    D-EBLE
    D-EBVV/58 Stampe et Vertongen Stampe SV.4B (1200)
    D-EBVV
    D-EOHB Stemme S-15-1 ASP (ASP-31)
    D-EOHB
    E44/F-UHRE/1 Dassault-Breguet-Dornier Alpha Jet E (E44) French Air Force/Patrouille de France
    E45/F-TETF/8 Dassault-Breguet-Dornier Alpha Jet E (E45) French Air Force/Patrouille de France
    E45
    E68/F-TEMO/9 Dassault-Breguet-Dornier Alpha Jet E (E68) French Air Force/Patrouille de France
    E68
    E98/F-TEMF/2 Dassault-Breguet-Dornier Alpha Jet E (E98) French Air Force/Patrouille de France
    E113/F-TETD/7 Dassault-Breguet-Dornier Alpha Jet E (E113) French Air Force/Patrouille de France
    E113
    E119/F-UGFE/3 Dassault-Breguet-Dornier Alpha Jet E (E119) French Air Force/Patrouille de France
    E119
    E127/F-UGFK/0 Dassault-Breguet-Dornier Alpha Jet E (E127) French Air Force/Patrouille de France
    E127
    E139/F-UGFC/6 Dassault-Breguet-Dornier Alpha Jet E (E139) French Air Force/Patrouille de France
    E139
    E146/F-UHRR/5 Dassault-Breguet-Dornier Alpha Jet E (E146) French Air Force/Patrouille de France
    E152/F-UHRT/4 Dassault-Breguet-Dornier Alpha Jet E (E152) French Air Force/Patrouille de France
    EC-400 Airbus A400M (056) Airbus Military
    EC-400
    ET-199 General Dynamics F-16BM Fighting Falcon (6G-15) Royal Danish Air Force/Esk 727/730
    ET-199
    FA-05 General Dynamics F-16A Fighting Falcon (6H-5) Belgian Air Component/Recruiting Aid
    FA-05
    FA-104 General Dynamics F-16AM Fighting Falcon (6H-104) Belgian Air Component/10 Wing
    FA-104
    FA-116 General Dynamics F-16AM Fighting Falcon (6H-116) Belgian Air Component/10 Wing
    FA-116
    FB-24 General Dynamics F-16BM Fighting Falcon (6J-24) Belgian Air Component/10 Wing
    FB-24
    FB-24 Fin Art
    F-HBKT/T Eurocopter EC120B Colibri (1623) Helidax/EALAT-BEGN
    F-HBKT
    F-PFJP Stolp SA.300 Starduster Too (265)
    F-PFJP
    G-11 McD-D Helicopters MD-900 Explorer (900-00045) Belgian Police
    G-11
    (G-KAXF)/N-294 Hawker Hunter F.6A (S4/U/3361) Stichting Hawker Hunter Foundation
    G-KAXF
    (G-ONAA)/99+18 Rockwell OV-10B Bronco (338-3) Bronco Demo Team
    G-ONAA
    H-16 Agusta A-109BA (0316) Belgian Air Component/Travelling Exhibit
    H-16
    LX-N90446 Boeing E-3A Sentry (22841) NATO/NAEW&CF
    LX-N90446
    M-2 Sud Aviation SA.316B Alouette III (1816) Belgian Marine Component/40 Sqn/SAR Flt
    M-2
    M-502 AgustaWestland Merlin Mk.512 (50095) Royal Danish Air Force/Esk 722
    M-502
    MM7359/32-09 Lockheed Martin F-35A Lightning II (AL-9) Italian Air Force/13 Gruppo
    MM7359
    N377WW/137777/KV-863 North American T-28B Trojan (200-140)
    N377WW
    OO-LUK/41 Stampe et Vertongen Stampe SV.4B (1183)
    OO-LUK
    OO-NEW Sonaca 200 (FTA2)
    OO-NEW
    OO-RYL/472922/L2-W North American TF-51D Mustang (122-39381)
    OO-RYL
    OO-YDA/PL-30 Glaser-Dirks DG-300 Elan (3E-140) Belgian Air Cadets
    OO-YDA
    Q-24 McD-D Helicopters NAH-64D Apache (DN24) Royal Netherlands Air Force/301 Sqn
    Q-24
    RS-05 Westland Sea King Mk.48 (WA835) Belgian Marine Component/40 Sqn/SAR Flt
    RS-05
    ST-43 SIAI-Marchetti SF-260D (843) Belgian Air Component/CC Air/BFTS
    ST-43
    ZH851/84 AgustaWestland Merlin HM.2 (50127) Royal Navy/824 Sqn
    ZH851
    ZK025/P British Aerospace Hawk T.2 (RT016) Royal Air Force/4 Sqn
    ZK025
    ZK027/R British Aerospace Hawk T.2 (RT018) Royal Air Force/4 Sqn
    ZK027
    ZK348/348 Eurofighter Typhoon FGR4 (BS109) Royal Air Force/29 Sqn
    ZK348
    Unmarked BAE Systems Tempest FSM (n/a) BAE Systems
    Tempest FSM
    Unmarked Eurofighter Typhoon FSM (n/a) BAE Systems
    Typhoon FSM
    Unmarked Lockheed Martin F-35 FSM (n/a) Lockheed Martin
    F-35 FSM

    Far side HAS Sites

    529 General Dynamics F-16CG Fighting Falcon (XK-30) Greek Air Force/343 Mira
    1931 Aeritalia C-27J (4193) Slovak Air Force/Dopravne Kridlo
    9234 SAAB JAS-39C Gripen (39234) Czech Air Force/211.tl
    9234
    C.15-30/15-17 McDonnell-Douglas EF-18A+ Hornet (A521) Spanish Air Force/Ala 15
    C.15-39/15-26 McDonnell-Douglas EF-18A+ Hornet (A544) Spanish Air Force/Ala 15
    C.15-39
    CE-03 Embraer ERJ-145LR (145526) Belgian Air Component/21 Sqn
    CE-03
    C-FPSH Dornier Do.228-201 (8071) Summit Air/RAF Falcons
    C-FPSH
    D-6081 Marganski S-1 Swift (124)
    D-6081
    E-607 General Dynamics F-16AM Fighting Falcon (6F-42) Royal Danish Air Force/Esk 727/730
    E-607
    ES-TLF/5 Aero Vodochody L-39C Albatross (132114) Breitling Team
    ES-YLF/6 Aero Vodochody L-39C Albatross (433141) Breitling Team
    ES-YLI/2 Aero Vodochody L-39C Albatross (433142) Breitling Team
    ES-YLN/1 Aero Vodochody L-39C Albatross (533637) Breitling Team
    ES-YLR/4 Aero Vodochody L-39C Albatross (533628) Breitling Team
    ES-YLX/3 Aero Vodochody L-39C Albatross (432905) Breitling Team
    FA-70 General Dynamics F-16AM Fighting Falcon (6H-70) Belgian Air Component/10 Wing
    FA-70
    FA-103 General Dynamics F-16AM Fighting Falcon (6H-103) Belgian Air Component/10 Wing
    FA-103
    FA-106 General Dynamics F-16AM Fighting Falcon (6H-106) Belgian Air Component/10 Wing
    FA-106
    FA-134 General Dynamics F-16AM Fighting Falcon (6H-134) Belgian Air Component/10 Wing
    FA-134
    G-CIBM/4 Van's RV-8 (LAA 303-15083) Team Raven
    G-CIBM
    G-CJSM/2 Van's RV-8 (LAA 303-15296) Team Raven
    G-CJSM
    G-EGRV/3 Van's RV-8 (PFA 303-13639) Team Raven
    G-EGRV
    G-MAXV/1 Van's RV-4 (PFA 181-13266) Team Raven
    G-MAXV
    G-VFDS/5 Van's RV-8 (PFA 303-14637) Team Raven
    G-VFDS
    H-29 Agusta A-109BA (0329) Belgian Air Component/1 Wing/17 Sqn
    H-29
    H-44 Agusta A-109BA (0344) Belgian Air Component/1 Wing/17 Sqn
    H-44
    H-45 Agusta A-109BA (0345) Belgian Air Component/1 Wing/17 Sqn
    H-45
    J-5003 McDonnell-Douglas F/A-18C Hornet (SFC003) Swiss Air Force
    J-5013 McDonnell-Douglas F/A-18C Hornet (SFC013) Swiss Air Force
    N216DM/MT-5 Fouga CM-170R Magister (262) Musee Stampe et Vertongen
    OO-EBU Piper PA-28-161 Cadet (2841246)
    OO-SDJ Extra 300SC (SC015)
    OO-VCU Piper PA-28-161 Cadet (2841245)
    OO-VMC Piper PA-28-161 Warrior III (2842016)
    OO-VMX Piper PA-28-161 Warrior III (2842040)
    Cherokees
    OO-XVI/SL721/AU-J Supermarine Spitfire F.XVIe (CBAF.IX.4756)
    PH-BEW Piper PA-25-235C Pawnee (25-5396)
    PH-BEW
    RN-04 NH Industries NH-90NFH (1238) Belgian Marine Component/40 Sqn
    RN-04
    ST-22 SIAI-Marchetti SF-260MB (1022) Belgian Air Component/CC Air/BFTS
    ST-31 SIAI-Marchetti SF-260MB (1031) Belgian Air Component/CC Air/BFTS
    ST-34 SIAI-Marchetti SF-260MB (1034) Belgian Air Component/CC Air/BFTS
    ST-35 SIAI-Marchetti SF-260MB (1035) Belgian Air Component/CC Air/BFTS
    ST-22 ST-31 ST-34 ST-35
    T-409 SAAB MFI-17 Supporter (15.209) Royal Danish Air Force/FLSK
    T-410 SAAB MFI-17 Supporter (15.210) Royal Danish Air Force/FLSK
    T-414 SAAB MFI-17 Supporter (15.214) Royal Danish Air Force/FLSK
    T-430 SAAB MFI-17 Supporter (15.230) Royal Danish Air Force/FLSK
    T-432 SAAB MFI-17 Supporter (15.232) Royal Danish Air Force/FLSK
    ZK317/317 Eurofighter Typhoon FGR4 (BS078) Royal Air Force/29 Sqn
    ZK318 Eurofighter Typhoon FGR4 (BS079) Royal Air Force/29 Sqn
    ZK318

    Flying only

    62-3556 Boeing KC-135R Stratotanker (18539) United States Air Force/459 ARW/756 ARS
    PH-IIB/B-118 Noorduyn AT-16ND Harvard IIB (14A-1467) Stichting KLu Historische Vlucht
    PH-KHV/G-29 Beech 3NM Expeditor (CA-254) Royal Netherlands Air Force Historic Flight
    PH-LSK/B-64 Noorduyn AT-16ND Harvard IIB (14-641) Stichting KLu Historische Vlucht
    PH-KHV PH-LSK PH-IIB