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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, Geneva Motor Show, Sun'n'Fun Florida, Air Expo Friedrichshafen, Rome, 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:
    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 07/10/18
    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
    24th Nov - Logs added for Airbus factory visit etc
    1st Dec - 62 pictures added to Old Warden Gyro Meet 09/06/18 and 80 added to Farnborough Air Show 16/07/18
    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.

    Tuesday, 1 January 2019

    Oshkosh 2018 - Amphibians

    Amphibians seen 23-27/07/18, excluding the Exhibition, including two visits to the Seaplane Base at Lake Winnebago.

    C-FCTL Harper HA12 Floatplane (1)
    C-FIXA Piper PA-18-150 Super Cub Floatplane (18-7809068)
    C-FPTR Champion 7GCB Challenger Floatplane (7GCB-149)
    C-GBIZ WAG-Aero CUBy Floatplane (130853)
    C-GFUL Stoddard-Hamilton GS-1 GlaStar Floatplane (5617)
    C-GTST Cessna TU.206G Turbo Stationair 6 Floatplane (U20605619)
    C-GUPM de Havilland Canada U-6A Beaver Floatplane (336)
    N10349 de Havilland Canada U-6A Beaver Floatplane (1302)
    N1071L Lake LA-4-200 Buccaneer (664)
    N1075L Lake LA-4-200 Buccaneer (668)
    N1079L Lake LA-4-200 Buccaneer (672)
    N107B de Havilland Canada DHC-2 Beaver Floatplane (1220)
    N1080 Progressive Aerodyne SeaRey (1LK579C)
    N1196N/4-J-1 Grumman J2F-6 Duck (36976)
    N119CK Leza Lockwood Air Cam (AC-100)
    N1352C Piper PA-18-135 Super Cub Floatplane (18-2515)
    N1400P Lake LA-250 Renegade (3)
    N1573F Cessna 185D Skywagon Floatplane (185-0949)
    N170WY Cessna 170B Floatplane (26592)
    N185MB Cessna A.185F Skywagon 185 Floatplane (18503244)
    N1888T Grumman G-73 Mallard (J-31)
    N188JG/88 de Havilland Canada U-6A Beaver Floatplane (1103)
    N19498/NC19498 Cessna C.165 Airmaster Floatplane (467)
    N1955G Grumman HU-16C Albatross (G406)
    N19ZM de Havilland Canada U-6A Beaver Floatplane (311)
    N2005S Taylorcraft F-21 Floatplane (F-1002)
    N208WF Cessna 208B Caravan Floatplane (208B1042)
    N2149B Luscombe 8F Silvaire Floatplane (6576)
    N214EP Cessna 180 Floatplane (32485)
    N222A Piaggio P.136L-1 Floatplane (194)
    N222TR Stinson 108 Voyager Floatplane (108-322)
    N22KE Progressive Aerodyne SeaRey (001)
    N2504C Cessna 170B Floatplane (26148)
    N25753 Piper J/4A Cub Coupe Floatplane (4-823)
    N271B Colonial C-2IV Skimmer (129)
    N273B Colonial C-2IV Skimmer (131)
    N282TW Cessna 182Q Skylane Floatplane (18265943)
    N289WT Leza Lockwood Air Cam (AC-230)
    N29LG Piper PA-18-150 Super Cub Floatplane (18-4783)
    N2UY Lake LA-4-200 Buccaneer (685)
    N3128P Lake LA-4-200 Buccaneer (985)
    N314ML Progressive Aerodyne SeaRey (1LK484C)
    N316PT Edra Sao Paulo Super Petrel LS (S0345)
    N328JV de Havilland Canada U-6A Beaver Floatplane (260)
    N32SL Lake LA-4-200 Buccaneer (789)
    N33587/NC33587 Piper L-4J Grasshopper Floatplane (14064)
    N353TH Progressive Aerodyne SeaRey (1DK-006)
    N398CM Republic RC-3 Seabee (387)
    N402E Grumman G.44A Widgeon (1444)
    N4068A Piper L-18C Super Cub Floatplane (18-2121)
    N412SC Piper PA-12 Super Cruiser Floatplane (12-868)
    N418BD Hallack Supreme Cub Floatplane (0066)
    N4220Q Cessna A.185F Skywagon 185 (18502225)
    N4273S Piper PA-18-150 Super Cub Floatplane (18-7118)
    N42BH Cessna 182R Skylane Floatplane (18268199)
    N4354R Cessna A.185F Skywagon 185 Floatplane (18502937)
    N444NX American Champion 8GCBC Scout Floatplane (419-2000)
    N4757U Cessna 180H Skywagon 180 Floatplane (18051457)
    N481H Cessna 185 Skywagon Floatplane (185-0116)
    N48X Lake LA-4-200 Buccaneer (560)
    N49MW Maule M-7-235 Super Rocket Floatplane (4112C)
    N5028L Lake LA-4-200 Buccaneer (485)
    N513DH Leza Lockwood Air Cam (AC-115)
    N519BA Icon Aircraft A-5 (00013)
    N5222R Cessna A.185F Skywagon 185 Floatplane (18503021)
    N5273E Cessna 180B Floatplane (50573)
    N571C Cessna 180A Floatplane (32785)
    N57MS WAG-Aero Super CUBy Floatplane (GB-2)
    N580WH Cessna 182S Skylane Floatplane (18280694)
    N58502 Cessna U.206F Stationair Floatplane (U20602618)
    N5901V Faust 3 Floatplane (301)
    N591DB de Havilland Canada U-6A Beaver Floatplane (1310)
    N600ZE Grumman JRF-5 Goose (B100)
    N616RW Lake LA-4-200 Buccaneer (888)
    N6177V Lake LA-4-200 Buccaneer (830)
    N627GW Maule M-7-235B Super Rocket Floatplane (23012C)
    N6325K/NK-700 Republic RC-3 Seabee (549)
    N666AK Progressive Aerodyne SeaRey LSX (1LK497C)
    N6686L Lake LA-4-200 Buccaneer (449)
    N707CS Leza Lockwood Air Cam (AC-158)
    N721TS Leza Lockwood Air Cam (AC-026)
    N736NN Cessna R.172K Hawk XP Floatplane (R1722659)
    N744G Grumman J4F-2 Widgeon (1394)
    N7491 Grumman G.44 Widgeon (1240)
    N760JJ Leza Lockwood Air Cam (AC-176)
    N77BD Grumman J4F-2 Widgeon (1343)
    N78424 Cessna 172K Skyhawk Floatplane (17257611)
    N787MV American Legend AL11 Floatplane (AL-1101)
    N8155L Cessna 208B Caravan EX Floatplane (208B5060)
    N817 Cessna 180K Skywagon 180 Floatplane (18052844)
    N833C/NC833C Stinson 108-3 Voyager Floatplane (108-3833)
    N833SP Edra Sao Paulo Super Petrel LS (S0346)
    N836SR Progressive Aerodyne SeaRey LSA (1077)
    N8408T Lake LA-250 Renegade (62)
    N840SR Progressive Aerodyne SeaRey LSA (1085)
    N8490L Cessna 172I Skyhawk Floatplane (17256690)
    N84PF Lake LA-4-200 Buccaneer (1100)
    N8BZ Lake LA-4-200 Buccaneer (761)
    N900JK Piper PA-18-150 Super Cub Floatplane (18-8976)
    N915JF Cessna 208 Caravan Floatplane (20800209)
    N954PC Piper PA-18-135 Super Cub Floatplane (18-3270)
    N96DC Piper PA-18-150 Super Cub Floatplane (18-7284)
    N98761 Piper J/3C 65 Cub Floatplane (18992)