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

    Sunday, 12 May 2019

    Museo Storico dell Aeronautico Militare, Vigna di Valle 12/05/19

    Visited by Stu on an Aeroprints tour.

    Outside display - some are from the closed Hall 4

    MM6501/3-11 Lockheed F-104G Starfighter (683-6501)
    MM6501

    MM7210/36-12 Panavia Tornado F.3 (AS080)
    MM7210

    MM61933/53-34 Piaggio P.166 ML1 (443)
    MM61933

    MM61961 Piaggio PD808 GE1 (518)
    MM61961

    (MM80113)/12 Agusta-Bell 47G-2 (196)
    MM80113

    MM80187/SE-38 Agusta-Bell 47J Ranger (1100)
    MM80187

    MM80357/RM-112 Agusta-Bell AB.204B (3085)
    MM80357

    MM50-179/15-5 Grumman HU-16A Albatross (G68)
    MM50-179

    (MM52-7458)/27458/3-05 Republic RF-84F Thunderflash (52-7458)
    MM52-7458

    (MM53-6892)/36892/36-38 Republic F-84F Thunderstreak (53-6892)
    MM53-6892

    Hall 1 "Troster"

    11721/1 Ansaldo SVA .5 (unknown)
    11721

    (19309)/N515/76 Hanriot HD.1 (515)
    19309

    23174 Caproni Ca.33 (unknown)
    23174

    (805/17) Junkers J.4 (unknown) ..fuselage
    805/17

    (BL160 ?)/"BL246" Bleriot XI-2 (unknown)
    BL160

    L-127 Lohner L-1 (unknown)
    L-127

    (MM1208)/94-6 Ansaldo AC-2 (unknown)
    MM1208

    (S.1383)/S.153 SPAD VII C1 (1383)
    S1383

    (S.1420) SPAD VII C1 (1420)
    S1420

    Unmarked Wright Flyer No.4 Replica (unknown)
    Wright Flyer

    Hall 2 "Velo"

    (C.1-328)/328/3-6 Fiat HA.132L (328)
    C.1-328

    I-AEDA Savoia-Marchetti S.56 (5611)
    I-AEDA

    (I-GTAB)/FIR-9 Caproni Ca.100 (1)
    I-GTAB

    MM76/II Macchi M.39-II (5)
    MM76

    (MM105)/105/10 Macchi MC.67 (3)
    MM105

    (MM130)/130bis Fiat C.29 (2)
    MM130

    (MM181)/181 Macchi Castoldi MC.72 (5)
    MM181

    (MM487)/1 Caproni Campini CC.2 (4850)
    MM487

    MM11341/110-12 IMAM Ro.37bis (unknown)
    MM11341

    MM27050/ORB-23 IMAM Ro.43 (unknown)
    MM27050

    (SE-AOP)/"MM5643/162-6" Fiat CR.42 Falco (917)
    SE-AOP

    Unmarked Airship "Italia" Gondola Replica (n/a)
    Airship Gondola

    Unmarked Bonomi BS.17 Allievo Cantu (unknown)
    BS17

    Unmarked Savoia-Marchetti S.55X (unknown) ..nacelle section only
    S55X Nacelle

    Hall 3 "Badoni"

    (G-FIST)/MM12822/20 Fieseler Fi.156C-3/Trop Storch (5802)
    G-FIST

    (I-AELM)/MM53286/Z-1-7 Fiat G-46-4A (192)
    I-AELM

    (I-DASM)/MM52757/3 Nardi FN.305 (766)
    I-DASM

    (I-REDI) Partenavia P.53 Aeroscooter (1)
    I-REDI

    (L-112)/MM24327/278-2 Savoia-Marchetti SM.79bis (unknown)
    L-112

    (MM4084)/MK805 Supermarine Spitfire LF.IXc (CBAF.IX.1780)
    MM4084

    (MM4323)/4323/RR-11 North American P-51D Mustang (122-39903)
    MM4323

    MM6152 de Havilland DH-113 Vampire NF.54 (13094)
    MM6152

    (MM8307)/"MM5311"/369-1 Macchi MC.200 Saetta (unknown)
    MM8307

    MM9546/97-2 Macchi MC.205V Veltro (unknown)
    MM9546

    MM9667/73-7 Macchi MC.202T-AS Folgore (unknown)
    MM9667

    (MM45425)/84-4 CANT Z.506S Airone (unknown)
    MM45425

    (MM53265)/5 Fiat G-59-4A (74)
    MM53265

    MM53276/SE-7 Fiat G-59-4B (61)
    MM53276

    MM61187/ZR-89 SIAI-Marchetti SM.82PW Marsupiale (unknown)
    MM61187

    MM61776/14-45 Douglas C-47A-70-DL (19194)
    MM61776

    MM61804/142-5 Fiat G.212PW (19)
    MM61804

    Unmarked IMAM Ro.41 (unknown) ..under restoration
    Ro41

    Hall 4 "Skerna" - closed for roof renovation, all identified from my photos

    (I-AEEU)/MM52848/S-2:2 Stinson L-5B Sentinel (76-1548)

    (I-AELY)/MM53762/AA-48 Macchi M.416 (1059)
    I-AELY

    (I-GORI)/MM53058/SG-8 Macchi MB.308 (5878/105)

    MM554/RS-10 Macchi MB.323 (6045/1)

    (MM558) SAI-Ambrosini Super S.7 (2)

    MM561 Aerfer Sagittario II (2)

    MM569 Aerfer Ariete (2)

    MM6280/2-33 Fiat G-91R/1 (46)

    (MM6741)/9-51 Fiat F-104S-ASA Starfighter (783-1041) ..cockpit

    MM6959/8-66 Fiat G-91Y (2066)

    MM53882/RS-22 Fiat G-80-3B (2)

    MM54097/RR-67 North American T-6G Texan (MM54097)
    MM54097

    MM54389/68 Aermacchi MB-326E (6502)

    MM54436/70-63 SIAI-Marchetti SF-260AM (264)
    MM54436

    MM54485/0 Aermacchi MB-339A/PAN-MLU (6682)

    MM100028 C.V.V. C.V.V.6 Canguro Palas (2-131)

    MM136556/41-6 Grumman S-2A Tracker (465)

    (MM148295)/41-35 Grumman S-2A Tracker (734) ..cockpit

    (MM51-11049)/116746/51-29 Republic F-84G Thunderjet (51-11049)
    MM51-11049

    (MM53-5594)/35594/9-35 Lockheed RT-33A Shooting Star (580-8933)

    (MM55-4868)/54868/51-62 North American F-86K Sabre (221-108)

    Hall 4 Annexe

    MM80973 Agusta SH-3D/TS Sea King (6025)
    MM80973

    Outside store

    MM6250/9 Fiat G-91PAN (16)
    MM6250

    MM6344/SA-47 Fiat G-91T/1 (74)
    MM6344

    MM7125 Aeritalia AMX (IX037)
    MM7125

    (MM19792)/19792/13-1 Canadair CL-13A Sabre Mk.4 (692)
    MM19792

    MM40118/41-03 Breguet 1150 Atlantic (80)
    MM40118
    MM40118 markings