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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

    Wednesday, 17 July 2019

    10-12/07/19 - Almaty - Bishkek - Tokmok - Osh

    Days 4-6 of the Aeroprints 'stans tour was spent in Kyrgyzstan.

    10/07 - Almaty

    02 yellow Mil Mi-8MTV (unknown) Kazakhstan Air Force
    B-LNW Airbus A330-243F (1320) Hong Kong Airlines
    D-AHOS Embraer ERJ-135BJ Legacy 650 (14501201) Air Hamburg GmbH
    P4-FLY de Havilland Canada DHC-8Q-402NG (4595) Qazaq Air
    P4-KDE Airbus A321-271N(SL) (8090) Air Astana
    P4-KEC Boeing 767-3KY(ER)/W (42223) Air Astana
    P4-MAS Boeing 757-28A (28833) Air Astana
    P4-OAS Airbus A321-131 (1204) Air Astana
    UP-AN404 Antonov An-24B (17307303) Southern Sky Airlines
    UP-F1017 Fokker F-100 (11258) Bek Air
    UR-82009 Antonov An-124-100 (19530501008) Antonov Airlines
    VQ-BNI Airbus A320-214 (3472) Ural Airlines
    YL-CSI Bombardier CS-300 (55034) Air Baltic

    10/07 - Bishkek - ramp tour

    4L-GLU Antonov An-12BK (9346803) Sakhaviaservice, wfu
    (4L-MGC)/UP-I7630 Ilyushin IL-76TD (0023441189) wfu
    A6-PHF Boeing 737-219 (21645) AVE
    EK-88199 Yakovlev Yak-40 (9630149) Armenian Airlines, wfu
    ER-BAR Boeing 747-243F (22545) Oscar Jet
    EX-00001 Tupolev Tu-154M (92A945) Government of Kyrgyzstan
    EX-00002 Tupolev Tu-154M (92A904) Government of Kyrgyzstan, wfu
    EX-00007 Yakovlev Yak-40 (9530342) Government of Kyrgyzstan, wfu
    EX-061 Boeing 737-2S2C (21927) Intal Air, wfu
    EX-08028 Mil Mi-17-1V (148M01) Aerostan
    (EX-112) Yakovlev Yak-40 (9611645) Osh Avia, wfu
    EX-18007 Ilyushin IL-18E (185008601) S Group International, wfu
    EX-32005 Airbus A320-231 (368) Avia Traffic Company
    EX-32007 Airbus A320-231 (406) Avia Traffic Company
    EX-37008 Boeing 737-330 (23834) Avia Traffic Company
    EX-37402 Boeing 737-42R (29107) Air Manas
    EX-37501 Boeing 737-59D/W (26419) Kyrgyzstan Aircompany
    EX-405 Ilyushin IL-18V (184007405) Anikay Air, wfu
    EX-500 Hawker-Siddeley 125-400B (25269) Osh Avia, wfu
    EX-777 Boeing 737-268 (21654) Esen Air, wfu
    EX-85718 Tupolev Tu-154M (91A900) Altyn Air, wfu
    EX-87250 Yakovlev Yak-40 (9310726) Air Libya Tibesti, wfu
    (EX-87442) Yakovlev Yak-40 (9431935) Kyrgyzstan Airlines, wfu
    (EY-87554) Yakovlev Yak-40 (9210521) Tajikistan Airlines, wfu
    TT-DAE Lockheed L1011 Tristar 100 (193N-1101) AMW Tchad, wfu
    UP-I1805 Ilyushin IL-18D (172011401) Jupiter Jet
    UP-T5409 Tupolev Tu-154M (97A1009) Kaz Air Trans, wfu
    unknown Boeing 737 (unknown) wfu
    unknown Yakovlev Yak-40 (unknown) wfu

    10/07 - Bishkek FEZ CAAS-NARP Rework Factory

    4L-AVG Mil Mi-8MTV-1 (95379) Aviaservice
    EX-08006 Mil Mi-8AMT (59489607093) Supreme Aviation
    EX-08010 Mil Mi-8MTV-1 (95986) Al Amyal
    EX-08014 Mil Mi-8MTV-1 (95726) Al Amyal
    (EX-40021)/EX-503 Mil Mi-8T (10953) ..stored
    (EX-40022/EX-504) Mil Mi-8T (10961) ..stored
    (EX-40023/EX-506) Mil Mi-8T (10977) ..stored
    (EX-40024/EX-507) Mil Mi-8T (10948) ..stored
    (EX-40025/EX-509) Mil Mi-8T (10955) ..stored
    (EX-40026/EX-510) Mil Mi-8T (10980) ..stored
    (EX-40027/EX-511) Mil Mi-8T (10952) ..stored
    (EX-508) Mil Mi-8T (10945) ..stored
    (RA-25472) Mil Mi-8MTV-1 (95616)
    ST-BDC Mil Mi-8T (98308882) Badr Airlines
    ST-BDR Mil Mi-8PS (10733) Badr Airlines
    unmarked Mil Mi-8 (unknown) ..nose
    unmarked Mil Mi-8 (unknown) ..nose

    10/07 - Bishkek FEZ Airfield

    EX-02012 WSK-PZL An-2R (1G175-53) wfu
    EX-02014 WSK-PZL An-2TP (1G125-21) Kyrkyz Airlines
    EX-08017 Mil Mi-8MTV-1 (96270) Saemes
    EX-40016 Mil Mi-8T (7884) Supreme Aviation
    EX-08024 Mil Mi-171C (171C00066432107U) Heli Sky
    EX-08025 Mil Mi-171C (171C00066432108U) Heli Sky
    EX-40007 Mil Mi-8MTV-1 (95632) Heli Sky
    EX-68039 WSK-PZL An-2R (1G193-11) Golden Rule Airline
    EX-88004 WSK-PZL An-2R (1G212-01) Golden Rule Airline
    HB-ZGE AgustaWestland AB139 (31015) Aga Khan Foundation
    HB-ZGF AgustaWestland AB139 (31018) Aga Khan Foundation
    unmarked Mil Mi-8 (unknown) ..all white, no marks

    10/07 - Bishkek city

    01 red Mikoyan-Gurevich MiG-21F (unknown) Preserved
    27 Yakovlev Yak-50 (unknown) Preserved

    11/07 - Bishkek - Kyrgyz State Aviation College

    Theory School

    unmarked WSK-PZL An-2 (unknown) Preserved
    unmarked Mil Mi-24A (unknown) Preserved

    Practical training centre

    CCCP-25255 Mil Mi-8T (0304) GIA
    CCCP-28775 PZL-Mielec An-28 (1AJ005-08) GIA
    CCCP-44600 WSK-PZL An-2R (1G86-17) GIA
    CCCP-87733 Yakovlev Yak-40 (9940809) GIA
    EX-37005 Boeing 737-3Y0 (24681) GIA

    11/07 - Tokmok

    25 red MiG-23S (unknown) Preserved
    40 red Ilyushin IL-28 (unknown) Preserved

    11/07 - Tokmok Hawaii Resort

    (CCCP-23305) Mil Mi-2 (529126035) Preserved

    11/07 - Manas Port

    60 white Yakovlev Yak-3 (unknown) Preserved

    11/07 - Bishkek

    EX-27003 British Aerospace 146-RJ85 (E2296) Tezjet
    EX-27005 British Aerospace 146-RJ85 (E2305) Tezjet
    EX-32007 Airbus A320-231 (406) Avia Traffic Company
    EX-37020 Boeing 737-3L9 (27833) Avia Traffic Company
    EX-37402 Boeing 737-42R (29107) Air Manas
    EX-85590 Tupolev Tu-154B2 (83A590) Preserved
    KAF328 Lockheed KC-130J Hercules (5751) Kuwait Air Force
    UK67003 Boeing 767-33PER (40534) Uzbekistan Airways
    VQ-BVC Boeing 747-83QF (44937) Silk Way West Airlines
    VQ-BYV Embraer Emb-170-100SU (17000048) S7 Airlines

    11/07 - Osh

    4K-AZ31 Ilyushin IL-76TD (1013405184) Silk Way Airlines
    EX-035 Ilyushin IL-76TD (0093498962) Click Airways
    EX-37012 Boeing 737-33A (27463) Avia Traffic Company
    EX-37402 Boeing 737-42R (29107) Air Manas
    UP-I7612 Ilyushin IL-76T (0003425746) Eastern Express
    VQ-BOB Airbus A321-211 (1905) Ural Airlines

    11/07 - Osh Park

    (CCCP-87694) Yakovlev Yak-40 (9910404) Preserved

    12/07 - Osh - ramp tour

    3X-GGO Ilyushin IL-76TD (0053463908) GR Avia, wfu
    3X-GGP Ilyushin IL-76TD (0033447364) GR Avia, wfu
    4K-AZ31 Ilyushin IL-76TD (1013405184) Silk Way Airlines, wfu
    4L-FFE/UP-I7611 Ilyushin IL-76T (093418548) Skyway, wfu
    4L-GLM Ilyushin IL-76T (093418543) Sakhaviaservice, wfu
    4L-GLR/UP-I7608 Ilyushin IL-76T (0013432955) Sakhaviaservice, sections
    4L-GLU Antonov An-12 (unknown) Sakhaviaservice, wfu. Another 4L-GLU seen at Bishkek.
    CCCP-07717 WSK-PZL An-2R (1G158-37) wfu
    CCCP-07836 WSK-PZL An-2R (1G169-51) wfu
    CCCP-16062 WSK-PZL An-2R (1G164-16) wfu
    CCCP-54785 WSK-PZL An-2R (1G183-49) wfu
    CCCP-62533 WSK-PZL An-2R (1G175-56) wfu
    CCCP-62693 WSK-PZL An-2R (1G179-23) wfu
    CCCP-68050 WSK-PZL An-2R (1G193-22) wfu
    CCCP-81627 WSK-PZL An-2R (1G209-21) wfu
    EK-12755 Antonov An-12BP (unknown) wfu
    (ER-IAA)/UP-I7643 Ilyushin IL-76TD (0043456700) Jet Star, wfu
    ER-IAG Ilyushin IL-76TD (0033448390) Jet Star, wfu
    ER-IAO Ilyushin IL-76TD (0093495863) Jet Star, wfu
    EX-02011 WSK-PZL An-2R (1G181-07) wfu
    EX-035 Ilyushin IL-76TD (0093498962) Click Airways, wfu
    EX-87640 Yakovlev Yak-40 (9140120) National Airways Cameroon, wfu
    EY-403 Antonov An-12BK (00347107) Asia Airways, wfu
    EY-404 Antonov An-12BK (7345305) wfu
    EY-405 Antonov An-12BK (9346508) wfu
    UP-AN214 Antonov An-12BP (6344505) wfu
    UP-I7612 Ilyushin IL-76T (0003425746) Eastern Express, wfu
    UP-I7628 Ilyushin IL-76TD (0053460790) Eastern Express, wfu
    UP-I7647 Ilyushin IL-76MD (0083484527) Eastern Express, wfu
    EX-27005 British Aerospace 146-RJ85 (E2305) Tezjet
    EX-37402 Boeing 737-42R (29107) Air Manas
    P4-AIR de Havilland Canada DHC-8Q-402NG (4598) Qazaq Air

    12/07 - Bishkek

    EW-449TH Ilyushin IL-76TD (1003405167) Ruby Star Airways
    EX-08028 Mil Mi-17-1V (148M01) Aerostan
    EX-27003 British Aerospace 146-RJ85 (E2296) Tezjet
    EX-27005 British Aerospace 146-RJ85 (E2305) Tezjet
    EX-32007 Airbus A320-231 (406) Avia Traffic Company
    EX-37010 Boeing 737-3L9 (25125) Avia Traffic Company
    EX-37402 Boeing 737-42R (29107) Air Manas
    KAF328 Lockheed KC-130J Hercules (5751) Kuwait Air Force
    P4-KHA Embraer Emb-190-300STD (19020012) Air Astana
    TC-IZD Boeing 737-83N/W (32348) Pegasus Airlines
    TC-JOU Airbus A330-243F (1550) Turkish Airlines
    TC-LJM Boeing 777F (60404) Turkish Airlines
    UP-A2001 Airbus A320-214CJ (3199) Government of Kazakhstan
    VP-BWN Airbus A320-271N(SL) (8935) S7 Airlines

    12/07 - Almaty

    03 white Antonov An-26 (8308) Kazakhstan Border Guard
    B-1367 Boeing 737-800/W (43905) China Southern Airlines
    P4-KBB Airbus A320-232(SL) (5613) FlyArystan
    P4-KDC Airbus A321-271N(SL) (7567) Air Astana
    P4-KEC Boeing 767-3KY(ER)/W (42223) Air Astana
    P4-KHA Embraer Emb-190-300STD (19020012) Air Astana
    UP-B3724 Boeing 737-548 (25739) SCAT Airlines
    UP-B5705 Boeing 757-204 (27237) Sunday Airlines
    UP-EM007 Embraer ERJ-135BJ Legacy 650 (14501146) Comlux KZ
    UP-EM009 Embraer EMB-505 Phenom 300 (50500082) Fly Jet KZ
    UP-F1011 Fokker F-100 (11517) Bek Air