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    Monday, 7 September 2009

    06/09/09 - Heathrow - Northolt - Denham - Luton - Cranfield - Turweston - Hinton in the Hedges - Finmere - Bicester - Kidlington - Brize Norton

    RichT, IanG & StuC had a day out to Sywell for the revival fly-in, this report covers the other places visited.

    Heathrow - 07:00-07:20

    5Y-KQT Boeing 777-2U8ER (33682) Kenya Airways
    9M-MPO Boeing 747-4H6 (28433) Malaysia Airlines
    9V-SKB Airbus A380-841 (005) Singapore Airlines
    A6-EMV Boeing 777-31H (28687) Emirates Airlines
    B-HOY Boeing 747-467 (25351) Cathay Pacific Airways
    B-HUP Boeing 747-467F (30805) Cathay Pacific Airways
    CS-TNG Airbus A320-214 (0945) TAP Air Portugal
    D-ABJF Boeing 737-530 (25311) Lufthansa
    D-AIQW Airbus A320-211 (1367) Lufthansa
    F-GTAT Airbus A321-211 (3441) Air France
    G-BGRE Beech 200 (BB-568) Martin Baker
    HZ-AKH Boeing 777-268ER (28351) Saudi Arabian Airlines
    N12116 Boeing 757-224ET (27558) Continental Airlines
    N218UA Boeing 777-222 (30222) United Airlines
    N224UA Boeing 777-222ER (30225) United Airlines
    N774AN Boeing 777-223ER (29581) American Airlines
    N78013 Boeing 777-224ER (29861) Continental Airlines
    N831MH Boeing 767-432ER (29702) Delta Air Lines
    V8-RBF Boeing 767-33AER (25530) Royal Brunei Airlines
    VH-OJQ Boeing 747-438 (25546) QANTAS
    VH-OQD Airbus A380-841 (026) QANTAS
    ZS-SLE Airbus A340-212 (021) South African Airways
    ZS-SNF Airbus A340-642 (547) South African Airways

    Northolt - 07:40

    2582 Embraer VC-99C (145495) GTE/Brazilian Air Force
    CS-DKK Gulfstream G550 (5201) NetJets Europe
    CS-DNY Cessna 560 (560-5216) NetJets Europe
    N36LG Bombardier Global Express (9225)

    Denham - 08:00-08:15

    G-ASEP Piper PA-23-235 (27-541)
    G-AVSB Piper PA-28-180 (28-4191)
    G-AYAW Piper PA-28-180 (28-5805)
    G-AZAB Piper PA-30-160 (30-1475)
    G-BASM Piper PA-34-200 (34-7350120)
    G-BFVS American Aviation AA-5B (0784)
    G-BHCM Reims-Cessna F.172H (0468)
    G-BIBA Socata TB-9 (149)
    G-BMMK Cessna 182P (182-64117)
    G-BMTJ Cessna 152 (152-85010)
    G-BNHJ Cessna 152 (152-81249)
    G-BNSN Cessna 152 (152-85776)
    G-BOJS Cessna 172P (172-74582)
    G-BOLI Cessna 172P (172-75484)
    G-BSDP Cessna 152 (152-80268)
    G-BSFP Cessna 152 (152-85548)
    G-BUFY Piper PA-28-161 (28-8016211)
    G-BURT Piper PA-28-161 (28-7716105)
    G-CBTT Piper PA-28-181 (28-7890127)
    G-CEXO Piper PA-28-161 (2842041) Cabair Group
    G-CEZL Piper PA-28-161 (2841247) Cabair Group
    G-DAKO Piper PA-28-236 (28-7911187)
    G-DNOP Piper PA-46-350P (4636303)
    G-EHMS McD-D Helicopters MD-902 (900-00068) Virgin HEMS
    G-FCKD Eurocopter EC120B (1209)
    G-FIFI Socata TB-20 (688)
    G-GWYN Reims-Cessna F.172M (1217)
    G-HRND Cessna 182T (182-81936)
    G-HUBB Partenavia P.68B (194)
    G-HUNI Bellanca 7GCBC (541-73)
    G-IJAG Cessna 182T (182-81683)
    G-JUIN Cessna T303 (T303-00014)
    G-KOCO Cirrus Design SR-22 (3447)
    G-OBFS Piper PA-28-161 (2842039) Cabair Group
    G-OJWS Piper PA-28-161 (28-7816415)
    G-OOGA Grumman-American GA-7 (GA7-0111)
    G-OTDI Diamond DA40D (D4031)
    G-OWAR Piper PA-28-161 (28-8616054)
    G-SHAR Cessna 182T (182-81636)
    G-TOTO Reims-Cessna F.177RG (0049)
    G-WARV Piper PA-28-161 (2842036) Cabair Group
    G-XINE Piper PA-28-161 (28-7716112)
    N100FR Cirrus Design SR-22 (0770)
    N136D Rockwell Commander 114 (14361)
    N147GT Cirrus Design SR-22 (1069)
    N147LD Cirrus Design SR-22 (0937)
    N150ZZ Cirrus Design SR-22 (2609)
    N154DJ Cessna T303 (T303-00230)
    N29566 Piper PA-28RT-201 (28R-7918146) Southern Aircraft Consultancy
    N371AG Mooney M.20R (29-0475)
    N521CD Cirrus Design SR-22 (2441)
    N747MM Piper PA-28R-200 (28R-7335445)
    N753RW Cirrus Design SR-22 (1413)
    N771SR Cirrus Design SR-22 (2771)
    N89GH Cirrus Design SR-22 (1178)
    N956CD Cirrus Design SR-22 (1844)
    N982CD Cirrus Design SR-22 (1853)

    Luton - 08:40-09:05

    9H-AFB Learjet 60 (60-327)
    A6-DEJ Gulfstream G5 (564)
    B-KID Gulfstream G550 (5115)
    C-GPGD Bombardier 604 (5432)
    CS-DFS Cessna 560 (560-5372) NetJets Europe
    CS-DKE Gulfstream G550 (5094) NetJets Europe
    CS-DMM Beech 400XP (RK-472) NetJets Europe
    CS-DRL Hawker-Siddeley 125-800XPi (258770) NetJets Europe
    D-CVJN Learjet 40 (45-2091) VistaJet
    EI-EFA Boeing 737-8AS (35005) Ryanair
    EI-REL Aerospatiale ATR 72-212A (748) Aer Arann
    G-BIKP Boeing 757-236F (22188) DHL Worldwide Courier Express
    G-BUUR British Aerospace ATP (2024) Atlantic Airlines
    G-CDZM Boeing 737-804 (30466) Thomson Airways
    G-CGUL Gulfstream G550 (5176) GAMA Aviation
    G-EGNS Gulfstream G550 (5167)
    G-EVLN Gulfstream G4 (1175)
    G-EZAF Airbus A319-111 (2715) EasyJet
    G-EZJZ Boeing 737-73V (32421) EasyJet
    G-EZKC Boeing 737-73V (32424) EasyJet
    G-HARK Bombardier 604 (5646) Twinjet Aircraft
    G-JETO Cessna 550 (550-0441) Jet Options
    G-LEAA Cessna 510 (510-0072) London Executive Aviation
    G-NMAK Airbus A319-115 (2550) Twinjet Aircraft
    G-OLDK Learjet 45 (45-311) Air Partner Jets
    G-WCCI Embraer ERJ-135BJ (145505) London Executive Aviation
    G-XLGB Cessna 560 (560-5259) London Executive Aviation
    M-YGIV Gulfstream G4 (1080)
    N171JJ Bombardier Global 5000 (9209)
    N288Z Bombardier Global Express (9228)
    N3546 Gulfstream G5 (672)
    N531QS Gulfstream G550 (5133) NetJets
    N550KF Gulfstream G550 (5095)
    N600AM Bombardier 604 (5345)
    N618WF Bombardier Global Express (9005)
    N710AW Cessna 750 (750-0033)
    N775ST Dassault Falcon 2000 (43)
    N780XJ Cessna 750 (750-0280) XOJet
    OE-HJA Cessna 750 (750-0261) Jet Alliance
    OE-HKY Dassault Falcon 2000 (226) Jet Alliance
    OE-IFG Bombardier Global 5000 (9182) Global Jet Concept
    P4-BUS Cessna 750 (750-0271)
    P4-PET Hawker-Siddeley 125-900XP (HA-0035)
    PH-OFE Fokker F-100 (11260) KLM cityhopper
    PT-SER Embraer ERJ-135BJ (14501066)
    VP-CCR Bombardier 601 3A (5079)
    VP-CGN Gulfstream G550 (5149)
    VT-DHA Bombardier Global Express (9111)
    XA-RET Dassault Falcon 900EX EASy (203)

    Cranfield - 09:35-10:15

    G-ATHR Piper PA-28-180 (28-2343) Thomson Airways
    G-ATMM Reims-Cessna F.150F (0016)
    G-AVGU Reims-Cessna F.150G (0199)
    G-AWOT Reims-Cessna F.150H (0389)
    G-AXZP Piper PA-23-250 (27-4464)
    G-AZVG American Aviation AA-5 (0075)
    G-BAUJ Piper PA-23-250 (27-7304986)
    G-BBKE Reims-Cessna F.150L (1026)
    G-BCCC Reims-Cessna F.150L (1041)
    G-BCUW Reims-Cessna F.177RG (0119)
    G-BDOW Reims-Cessna FRA.150M (0296)
    G-BFSR Reims-Cessna F.150J (0504)
    G-BGBN Piper PA-38-112 (38-78A0511)
    G-BGGM Piper PA-38-112 (38-79A0170)
    G-BGRX Piper PA-38-112 (38-79A0609)
    G-BHFE Piper PA-44-180 (44-7995324)
    G-BICX Maule M-5235C (7287C)
    G-BIFY Reims-Cessna F.150L (0829)
    G-BLFI Piper PA-28-181 (28-8490034)
    G-BMSG SAAB A32A Lansen (32028) Stored
    G-BMUT Piper PA-34-200T (34-7570320)
    G-BMVB Reims-Cessna F.152 (1974)
    G-BMVL Piper PA-38-112 (38-79A0033)
    G-BNNT Piper PA-28-151 (28-7615056)
    G-BNPM Piper PA-38-112 (38-79A0374)
    G-BNRP Piper PA-28-181 (28-7790528)
    G-BODS Piper PA-38-112 (38-79A0410)
    G-BOUJ Cessna 150M (150-76373)
    G-BSUW Piper PA-34-200T (34-7870081)
    G-BTNT Piper PA-28-151 (28-7615401) Thomson Airways
    G-CLUB Reims-Cessna FRA.150N (0347)
    G-COAI Cranfield A.1 Srs.400 (001) Cranfield University
    G-DTCP Piper PA-32R-300 (32R-7780255)
    G-ECGC Reims-Cessna F.172N (1850)
    G-EDEN Socata TB-10 (66)
    G-FDPS Aviat S-2C Special (6066)
    G-GHOW/93 Reims-Cessna F.182Q (0151)
    G-GHRW Piper PA-28RT-201 (28R-7918140)
    G-IANV Diamond DA42 (42150) Cabair Group
    G-KNYT Robinson R44 ()
    G-LENX Cessna 172N (172-72232)
    G-LICK Cessna 172N (172-70631)
    G-LUCK Reims-Cessna F.150M (1238)
    G-MOGI American Aviation AA-5A (0630)
    G-MRST Piper PA-28RT-201 (28R-7918068)
    G-NIJM Piper PA-28R-180 (28R-30644)
    G-OCCE Diamond DA40D (D4226) Cabair Group
    G-OCCF Diamond DA40D (D4229) Cabair Group
    G-OCCG Diamond DA40D (D4230) Cabair Group
    G-OCCM Diamond DA40D (D4238) Cabair Group
    G-OCCP Diamond DA40D (D4245) Cabair Group
    G-OCCR Diamond DA40D (D4256) Cabair Group
    G-OCCS Diamond DA40D (D4249) Cabair Group
    G-OCCU Diamond DA40D (D4252) Cabair Group
    G-OCCV Diamond DA42 (42010) Cabair Group
    G-OCCW Diamond DA42 (42154) Cabair Group
    G-OCCY Diamond DA42 (42158) Cabair Group
    (G-OHEA)/"G-DHEA" Hawker-Siddeley 125 Series 3B/RA (25144) Instructional Airframe
    G-OPEP Piper PA-28RT-201T (28R-7931070)
    G-OPFR Diamond DA42 (42077)
    G-PIPP Piper PA-32R-301T (3257454)
    G-RATI Reims-Cessna F.172M (1311)
    G-RAVL Handley-Page HP.137 Jetstream 200 (208) Instructional Airframe
    G-RULE Robinson R44 (11039)
    G-ROVY Robinson R22 (2957) Cabair Group
    G-SHIV Grumman-American GA-7 (GA7-0092)
    G-TWIN Piper PA-44-180 (44-7995072)
    G-TZII Thorp T.211 (PFA 305-13285)
    G-VAAC Piper PA-28-181 (2843398)
    G-VVIP Cessna 421C (421C-0699)
    G-WLDN Robinson R44 (1507)
    G-WOOD Beech 95-B55 (TC-1283)
    N101UK Mooney M.20K (25-0631) Southern Aircraft Consultancy
    N250TM Beech 200 (BB-822)
    N27BG Cessna 340A (340A-0656)
    N30593 Cessna 210L (210-59938) Southern Aircraft Consultancy
    N4173T Cessna 320D (320D-0073)
    N41AK Beech F90 (LA-188)
    N900RK Mooney M.20J 205 (24-3402)
    N967LV Piper PA-32R-301T (3257481)
    XS458/T English Electric Lightning T.5 (B/95018) Preserved

    Turweston - 13:35-14:00

    D-EFTI Bolkow Bo.207 (219)

    F-BTKO Robin HR.100-210 (142) Wreck

    F-GMHH Robin HR.100-210 (155) Wreck

    G-AANV de Havilland DH-60M (13)
    G-AERV Miles M.11A (307)

    G-ARYR Piper PA-28-180 (28-770)
    G-ASIT Cessna 180 (32567)
    G-AYAB Piper PA-28-180 (28-5804)
    G-BASL Piper PA-28-140 (28-7325195)

    G-BBJZ Reims-Cessna F.172M (1035)
    G-BBLU Piper PA-34-200 (34-7350271)

    G-BJWO Britten-Norman BN-2A-26 (0334)

    G-BNNS Piper PA-28-161 (28-8116061)
    G-BNVB American Aviation AA-5A (0758)

    G-BVVS Van's RV-4 (PFA 181-12324)

    G-BZLC PZL-Okecie 110-160A (04980084)

    G-BZTJ/17+TF CASA 1-133C Jungmeister (41)
    G-CBHP Corby CJ-1 (PFA 134-12498)

    G-CDZR Nicollier HN.700 (PFA 217-13773)

    G-CIRU Cirrus Design SR-20 (2023)

    G-CSGT Piper PA-28-161 (2816069)

    G-CTAM Cirrus Design SR-22 (2740)
    G-CTNG Cirrus Design SR-20 (2012)
    G-ERRY American Aviation AA-5B (0725)

    G-FEWG Fuji FA-200-160 (232)

    G-FINA Reims-Cessna F.150L (0826)

    G-IIJC Bushby-Long Midget Mustang M-I (XU-5)

    G-MIII Extra 300L (013)

    G-OBFS Piper PA-28-161 (2842039) Cabair Group
    G-OOTC Piper PA-28R-201T (28R-7703086)
    G-OZIO Aquila A.210 (199)

    G-PADD American Aviation AA-5A (0780)

    G-PHAT ????????
    G-PREZ Robin DR.500-200i (0038)

    G-SURG Piper PA-30-160 (30-1424)
    N122MG Cirrus Design SR-22 (1250)

    N2366D Cessna 170B (20518) Southern Aircraft Consultancy

    N519PG Cirrus Design SR-22 (2992)

    N722DR Cirrus Design SR-22 (3500)
    N789MC Cessna T.310Q (310Q-0914)

    N866C Cirrus Design SR-22 (0397)

    N900UK Cirrus Design SR-22 (1463)

    Unregistered Fisher FP.606 Sky Baby (none) Used by LAA as an example of how not to build your own a/c

    Unregistered Van's RV-6 (none) Under construction in Cirrus hangar


    Hinton in the Hedges - 14:30-14:45

    (BGA2830)/ENY Schleicher ASK-13 (13606) Unconfirmed, on hangar wall. Coded fin on floor nearby

    G-ASVP Piper PA-25-235 (25-2978)
    G-ATLT Cessna U.206A (U206-0523)

    G-AVOH Rollason Condor D.62B (RAE622)
    G-AYRO Reims-Cessna FA.150L (0102)

    G-BADH Slingsby T.61A (1774)
    G-BAIZ Slingsby T.61C (1776)
    G-BAPW Piper PA-28R-180 (28R-30697)
    G-BBEX Cessna 185A (185-0491)
    G-BCPD Gardan GY-201 (18)
    G-BDWY Piper PA-28-140 (28-7225378)
    G-BEBG PZL-Bielsko SZD-45A (B.655)

    G-BEGG Scheibe SF-25E (4326)
    G-BFIU Reims-Cessna FR.172K (0591)

    G-BMAO Taylor JT.1 Monoplane (PFA 1411)
    G-BRGF Luscombe 8E (5475)

    G-BUFG Slingsby T.61F (1977)
    G-BUGW Slingsby T.61F (1962)

    G-CGBJ/GBJ Grob G.102 (1107)
    G-CHXV/HXV Schleicher ASK-13 (13080)
    G-CKDB/KDB Schleicher Ka.6CR (6431)
    G-CKKR/KKR Schleicher ASK-13 (13065)
    G-CSBM Reims-Cessna F.150M (1359)

    G-CUBW WAG-Aero CUBy (PFA 108-13581)

    G-DESU/ESU Schleicher ASK-21 (21180)
    G-PCAT Socata TB-10 (60)

    G-RVJO Van's RV-9A (PFA 320-13778)
    G-SKYE Cessna TU.206G (U206-04568)

    HA-ANG Antonov An-2P (1G132-53) Trener Air

    ZK-JQK Pacific Aerospace 750XL (118)


    Finmere - 15:00, quick look before being moved on

    G-CCAW Mainair Blade (1351-0103-7)
    G-CKPE/KPE Schempp-Hirth Duo Discus (56)
    G-MWVN Mainair Gemini IIA (850-0891-7)
    G-XTHT AirBorne Windsports Edge (XT912-200)

    Bicester - 15:25, quick look while Rich picked some sloes

    G-AWBJ Sportavia-Putzer RF-4D (4055)
    G-CGAM Schleicher ASK-21 (21144)
    (G-VNTS)/911 Schempp-Hirth Ventus bT (240)

    Oxford London Airport - 16:00-16:30

    D-EAWW Piper PA-28R-201 (28R-7837199)
    G-AYEE Piper PA-28-180 (28-5813)
    G-BCGJ Piper PA-28-140 (28-7425286)
    G-BCVY Piper PA-34-200T (34-7570022) Oxford Aviation Academy
    G-BEAG Piper PA-34-200T (34-7670204) Oxford Aviation Academy
    G-BEJV Piper PA-34-200T (34-7770062) Oxford Aviation Academy
    G-BGKV Piper PA-28R-201 (28R-7737156)
    G-BHFH Piper PA-34-200T (34-7970482) Oxford Aviation Academy
    G-BHYG Piper PA-34-200T (34-8070235) Oxford Aviation Academy
    G-BHYP Reims-Cessna F.172M (1108)
    G-BOCG Piper PA-34-200T (34-7870359) Oxford Aviation Academy
    G-BOUL Piper PA-34-200T (34-7670157) Oxford Aviation Academy
    G-BOUM Piper PA-34-200T (34-7670136) Oxford Aviation Academy
    G-BOWE Piper PA-34-200T (34-7870405) Oxford Aviation Academy
    G-BTGO Piper PA-28-140 (28-7125613)
    G-BTGV Piper PA-34-200T (34-7970077) Oxford Aviation Academy
    G-BTRY Piper PA-28-161 (28-8116190) Oxford Aviation Academy
    G-BTZP Socata TB-9 (1421)
    G-CDDA Socata TB-20 (1860) Oxford Aviation Academy
    G-CDDT Socata TB-20 (1858) Oxford Aviation Academy
    G-CERX Hawker-Siddeley 125-850XP (258810) Hangar 8
    G-CHAI Bombardier 601 3R (5152) Hangar 8
    G-DATG Reims-Cessna F.182P (0013)
    G-ELDR Piper PA-32-260 (32-7400027)
    G-FBLI Cessna 510 (510-0130) Blink
    G-FIAT Piper PA-28-140 (28-7425162)
    G-GAFA Piper PA-34-200T (34-7970218) Oxford Aviation Academy
    G-GMED Piper PA-42-720 (42-5501050) Air Medical
    G-GOAC Piper PA-34-200T (34-7770007) Oxford Aviation Academy
    G-GZRP Piper PA-42-720 (42-5501011) Air Medical
    G-HFAA Raytheon 390 (RB-83)
    G-HOLM Eurocopter EC135T2+ (0574)
    G-JMED Learjet 35A (35-671) Air Medical
    G-JMED
    G-LEAC Cessna 510 (510-0075) London Executive Aviation
    G-LINE Eurocopter AS.355N (5566) National Grid
    G-MROO Cessna 525A (525A-0202)
    G-MUNI Mooney M.20J 205 (24-3118)
    G-OBBO Cessna 182S (182-80534)
    G-PWNS Cessna 525 (525-0153) Hangar 8
    G-PZIZ Piper PA-31-350 (31-7405429) Air Medical
    G-ROUS Piper PA-34-200T (34-7870187) Oxford Aviation Academy
    G-SYGC Cessna 525A (525A-0360) Synergy
    M-WLLM Beech C90GTI (LJ-1902)
    N209DW Neico Lancair LC-41-550FG (41504)
    N351CB Beech B200 (BB-1889) Hawker Beechcraft Corporation
    OE-IFB Bombardier 605 (5704) VistaJet

    RAF Brize Norton - 16:50

    G-AVKG Reims-Cessna F.172H (0345)
    G-VLCN/XH558 Avro Vulcan B.2 (SET12)
    RA-82044 Antonov An-124-100 (9773054155109) Volga Dnepr Airlines
    ZH886 Lockheed Hercules C.5 (5484) LTW/Royal Air Force
    ZZ171 McDonnell-Douglas Globemaster C.1 (UK-1) 99 Sqn/Royal Air Force
    ZZ173 McDonnell-Douglas Globemaster C.1 (UK-3) 99 Sqn/Royal Air Force