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    Welcome to our Trip Report Blog.
    Here we will post logs and pictures taken on aircraft spotting trips.
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    Monday, 21 September 2009

    21/09/09 and 12/04/15 - De Havilland Aircraft Heritage Centre

    London Colney - De Havilland Aircraft Museum, visited by StuC on 12/04/15

    BAPC-232 Airspeed Horsa II (HHM317) ..composite
    BAPC-232
    D-IFSB de Havilland DH-104 Dove 6 (04379)
    D-IFSB
    G-ABLM Cierva C.24 (710)
    G-ABLM
    G-ADOT de Havilland DH-87B Hornet Moth (8027)
    G-ADOT
    G-AKDW de Havilland DH-89A Dragon Rapide (6897) ..under restoration
    G-ANRX de Havilland DH-82A Tiger Moth (3863)
    G-ANRX
    G-AOJT de Havilland DH-106 Comet 1XB (06020)
    G-AOJT
    G-AOTI de Havilland DH-114 Heron 2D (14107)
    G-AOTI
    G-AREA de Havilland DH-104 Dove 8 (04520)
    G-AREA
    G-ARYC Hawker-Siddeley 125 Series 1 (25003)
    G-ARYC
    G-AVFH Hawker-Siddeley Trident 2E (2147)
    G-AVFH
    G-AWJV/TA634/8K-K de Havilland DH-98 Mosquito TT.35 (TA634)
    G-AWJV
    G-BBNC/WP790 de Havilland Canada DHC-1 Chipmunk T.10 (C1/0682)
    G-BBNC
    G-BLKA de Havilland DH-112 Venom FB.54 (960) ..stored, dismantled
    G-EBQP/J7326 de Havilland DH-53 Humming Bird (114)
    G-EBQP
    G-JEAO British Aerospace 146-100 (E1010)
    G-JEAO
    J-1008 de Havilland DH-100 Vampire FB.6 (V.0148)
    J-1008
    LF789/R2-K de Havilland DH-82B Queen Bee (1396)
    LF789
    TA122/UP-G de Havilland DH-98 Mosquito FB.VI (TA122)
    TA122
    VX250/48 de Havilland DH-103 Hornet (VX250) ..rear fuselage
    VX250
    W4050 de Havilland DH-98 Mosquito B.I (98001)
    W4050
    XG730 de Havilland DH-112 Sea Venom FAW.22 (121131) ..cockpit
    XG730
    XJ565/E-127 de Havilland DH-110 Sea Vixen FAW.2 (10047)
    XJ565
    XJ772/H de Havilland DH-115 Vampire T.11 (15018)
    XJ772
    XK695 de Havilland DH-106 Comet C.2R (06030) ..nose only
    XK695
    unregistered de Havilland DH-106 Comet 2 Simulator (n/a)
    Comet Simulator



    London Colney - De Havilland Aircraft Heritage Centre, visited by StuC on 21/09/09

    (BAPC-216)/G-ACSS Full Scale Model of DH-88 Comet (Unknown) Under restoration

    (BAPC-232) Airspeed Horsa II (HHM317) Fuselage only

    D-IFSB de Havilland DH-104 Dove 6 (4379) Undergoing repaint

    F-BGNX de Havilland DH-106 Comet 1XB (6020) Fuselage only

    G-ABLM Cierva C.24 (710)

    G-ADOT de Havilland DH-87B Hornet Moth (8027)

    G-AKDW de Havilland DH-89A Dragon Rapide (6897) Under restoration
    G-ANRX de Havilland DH-82A Tiger Moth (3863)

    G-AOTI de Havilland DH-114 Heron 2D (14107)

    G-AREA de Havilland DH-104 Dove 8 (04520)

    G-ARYC Hawker-Siddeley 125 Series 1 (25003)

    G-AVFH Hawker-Siddeley Trident 2E (2147) fuselage only

    (G-BBNC)/WP790/T de Havilland Canada DHC-1 Chipmunk T.10 (C1/0682)

    (G-BLKA)/J-1790 de Havilland DH-112 Venom FB.54 (960)

    (G-EBQP)/J7326 de Havilland DH-53 Humming Bird (114)

    G-JEAO British Aerospace 146-100 (E1010) Fuselage only

    J-1008 de Havilland DH-100 Vampire FB.6 (V.0148)

    (BAPC-186)/LF789/R2-K de Havilland DH-82B Queen Bee (1396)

    (TJ118)/NJ710 de Havilland DH-98 Mosquito TT.35 (Unknown) Rear fuselage only
    TA122/UP-G de Havilland DH-98 Mosquito FB.IV (Unknown)

    TA634/8K-K de Havilland DH-98 Mosquito TT.35 (Unknown)

    (294)/"VP-FAK" de Havilland Canada DHC-3 Otter (294) Stored, poor condition

    VX250/48 de Havilland DH-103 Sea Hornet NF.21 (Unknown) Extreme rear fuselage only

    W4050/E-0234 de Havilland DH-98 Mosquito B.I (98001)

    WP869 de Havilland Canada DHC-1 Chipmunk (C1/0758) Stored, dismantled

    XG730 de Havilland DH-112 Sea Venom FAW.22 (121131) Under restoration

    XJ565/E:127 de Havilland DH-110 Sea Vixen FAW.2 (10047)

    XJ772/H de Havilland DH-115 Vampire T.11 (15018)

    XK695 de Havilland DH-106 Comet C.2R (6030) Nose only

    None DeHavilland Comet SIM (n/a) Nose only