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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

    Thursday, 6 June 2019

    05/06/19 - Daks Over Duxford

    Visited by Stu.

    Dakotas

    F-AZOX/"Susan Holmes" Douglas C-47B-35-DK (33352/16604) Seine Aviation
    HA-LIX/"Karman Todor" Lisunov Li-2T (18433209) Gold Timer Foundation/MALEV
    LN-WND/268823 Douglas C-53D-DO (11750) Stiftelsen Dakota Norways
    N47E/0-30665/"Miss Virginia" Douglas C-47A-DL (13816) K & K Aircraft
    N47SJ/348608/CD/"Betsy's Biscuit Bomber" Douglas C-47B-5-DK (25869/14424) Estrella Warbird Museum
    N47TB/292847/3X-W/"That's All Brother" Douglas C-47A-15-DK (12693) American Airpower Heritage Flying Museum
    N62CC/330647/X5-J/"Virginia Ann" Douglas C-47A-DL (13798) Mission Boston D-Day LLC
    N103NA/"Flabob Express" Douglas C-47A-30-DL (9531) Flabob Express
    N147DC/2100884/S6-A Douglas C-47A-75-DL (19347) Aces High
    N150D/315087/9X-P Douglas C-47-DL (4463) Basler Turbo Conversions
    N341A Douglas C-41A (2145) Aerotechnics Aviation/Legend Airways of Colorado
    N431HM Douglas C-47A-45-DL (9995) Aircraft Guaranty Corp/Swissair
    N877MG Douglas R4D-6 (20806) Historic Flight Foundation/Pan-American Airways
    N8336C/"The Spirit of Benovia" Douglas C-53-DO (7313) JM Air LLC/Civil Air Transport
    N18121/256630 Douglas DC-3A (1997) Blue Skies Air
    N24320/"Miss Montana" Douglas C-47A-90-DL (20197) McNeely Charter Services
    N25641/"Liberty" Douglas C-47-DL (9059) JB Air Services/Legend Airways
    N33611/"Clipper Tabitha May" Douglas C-47B-50-DK (34378/17111) Courtesy Aircraft/Pan-American Airways
    N45366/268830/CU-R/"D-Day Doll" Douglas C-53D-DO (11757) American Airpower Heritage Flying Museum
    N74589/224064/1D-N/"Placid Lassie" Douglas C-47A-40-DL (9926) Tunison Foundation Inc
    OH-LCH Douglas C-53C (6346) Air Veteran/Finnish Airlines
    OY-BPB/K-682/"Gamle Dame" Douglas C-47A-85-DL (20019) Association for Flying Museum Planes/Danish Air Force
    SE-CFP/"Daisy" Douglas C-47A-DL (13883) Stiftelsen Flygande Veteraner/Scandinavian Airlines

    USAF Flypast

    07-0033 Bell-Boeing CV-22B Osprey (D1014) United States Air Force/352 SOW/7 SOS
    08-0050 Bell-Boeing CV-22B Osprey (D1038) United States Air Force/352 SOW/7 SOS
    09-5713 Lockheed MC-130J Commando II (5713) United States Air Force/352 SOW/67 SOS
    10-0052 Bell-Boeing CV-22B Osprey (D1028) United States Air Force/352 SOW/7 SOS
    10-5714 Lockheed MC-130J Commando II (5714) United States Air Force/352 SOW/67 SOS
    11-0060 Bell-Boeing CV-22B Osprey (D1040) United States Air Force/352 SOW/7 SOS
    11-5731 Lockheed MC-130J Commando II (5731) United States Air Force/352 SOW/67 SOS
    11-5737 Lockheed MC-130J Commando II (5737) United States Air Force/352 SOW/67 SOS
    12-0063 Bell-Boeing CV-22B Osprey (D1044) United States Air Force/352 SOW/7 SOS
    12-0064 Bell-Boeing CV-22B Osprey (D1045) United States Air Force/352 SOW/7 SOS
    12-5760 Lockheed MC-130J Commando II (5760) United States Air Force/352 SOW/67 SOS
    13-5778 Lockheed MC-130J Commando II (5778) United States Air Force/352 SOW/67 SOS

    Other a/c involved

    G-ASAJ/WE569 Beagle A.61 Terrier 2 (3732) AIRBASE
    G-ASJV/MH434/ZD-B Supermarine Spitfire LF.IXc (CBAF.5562) The Old Flying Machine Company
    G-BDAM/ER-992 Noorduyn AT-16ND Harvard IIB (14-726)
    G-BGOR/14863 North American AT-6D Harvard III (88-14863)
    G-BGPB/1747 Canadian Car & Foundry T-6J Texan (CCF4-538) The Aircraft Restoration Company
    G-BIXL/472216/HO-M North American P-51D Mustang (122-38675)
    G-BJST/AJ841 Canadian Car & Foundry T-6H Harvard IV (CCF4-292)
    G-BKGL/1164/64 Beech 3TM Expeditor (CA-164)
    G-BKGM Beech 3NM Expeditor (CA-203) Skyblue Aviation
    G-BNGE/TW536 Auster AOP.6 (1925)
    G-CORS/KF183 Noorduyn AT-16ND Harvard IIB (14A-1884) Aircraft Restoration Company
    G-LFIX/ML407/OU-V Supermarine Spitfire Tr.IX (CBAF.8463)
    G-RUMW/JV579/F Grumman FM-2 Wildcat (5765) The Fighter Collection
    G-SHWN/KH774/GA-S North American P-51D Mustang (122-40417) Boultbee Aviation
    G-THUN/549192/F4-J/"Nellie B" Republic P-47N Thunderbolt (399-55731x) Fighter Aircraft Engineering
    G-TSIX/111836/JZ-6 North American AT-6C Harvard IIA (88-9725)
    N208AX Cessna 208B (208B0710) Aerodynamics Ltd
    N899AG Beech 99 (U-73) Skydive UK