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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

    Monday, 31 May 2010

    28/05/10 - Staverton

    RichT went on the Gloucester Airport Hangar Tour

    EC-GPS Swearingen SA227AC Metro (AC-722) Euro Continental Air SL
    EC-GPS
    EI-BSL Piper PA-34 Seneca (34-8233041)
    G-AVJJ Piper PA-30 Twin Comanche (30-1420)
    G-AWLZ Sportavia Fournier RF.4D (4099)
    G-AXEV Beagle B.121 Pup Srs 150 (B121-070)
    G-AXVM Campbell Cricket Autogyro (CA/329)
    G-AYWM AESL Airtourer Super 150/T4 (A534)
    G-AZBE AESL Airtourer Super 150/T4 (A535)
    G-BCBZ Cessna 337 Super Skymaster (337-0942)
    G-BEPF Stampe & Vertongen SV.4C (424)
    G-BFEK Reims Cessna F152 (F15201442)
    G-BFOF Reims Cessna F152 (F15201448)
    G-BGBA Robin R.2100A (133)
    G-BGIB Cessna 152 (15282161)
    G-BHCC Cessna 172M Skyhawk (17266711)
    G-BHFG Stampe & Vertongen SV.4C (45)
    G-BHPY Cessna 152 (15282983)
    G-BIAX Taylor JT.2 Titch (PFA 3228)
    G-BIMT Reims Cessna FA152 Aerobat II (FA1520361)
    G-BIZE SOCATA TB-9 Tampico (209)
    G-BKCC Piper PA-28-180 Archer (28-7405099)
    G-BKDJ Robin DR.400/120 Petit Prince (1584)
    G-BKDJ
    G-BKGT SOCATA Rallye 110ST Galopin (3361)
    G-BKIF Fournier RF.6B (3)
    G-BOXT Hughes 269 (104-0367) Rotec Engineering Ltd
    G-BPNI Robinson R-22 (0948) Heliflight (UK) Ltd
    G-BPON Piper PA-34 Seneca (34-7570040) TGD Leasing Ltd
    G-BPPE Piper PA-38-112 Tomahawk (38-79A0189)
    G-BRBB Piper PA-28-161 Warrior II (28-8116030)
    G-BRBF Cessna 152 (15281993)
    G-BRBN Pitts S-1S Special (G.3)
    G-BSBW Bell 206 Jetranger (03664) Heliflight (UK) Ltd
    G-BSGK Piper PA-34 Seneca (34-7870331) Airlong Charter Ltd
    G-BSOO Cessna 172F Skyhawk (17252431)
    G-BSPI Piper PA-28-161 Warrior II (28-8116025)
    G-BUUF Slingsby T.67M Firefly Mk.2 (2116)
    G-BUZZ Bell 206 Jetranger (08178) Rise Helicopters
    G-BWNM Piper PA-28R-180 Cherokee Arrow (28R-30435)
    G-BXRV Vans RV-4 (PFA 181-12482)
    G-BXSG Robinson R-22 (2789) Rise Helicopters
    G-BXUC Robinson R-22 (0908) Rise Helicopters
    G-BYZZ Robinson R-22 (3000) Casdron Enterprises Ltd
    G-BZHU Wag-Aero Sport Trainer (AACA/351)
    G-BZHU
    G-BZNE Beechcraft King Air 350 (FL-286) Skyhopper LLP
    G-CAHA Piper PA-34 Seneca (34-7770010) TGD Leasing Ltd
    G-CDBS MBB BO-105 (S-738) Bond Air Services Ltd
    G-CDGG Dyn Aero MCR Club (PFA 301A-14267)
    G-CEMI Europa Aviation Europa XS (PFA 247-13989)
    G-CGEI Cessna Citation II (550-0951)
    G-CGGJ Schweizer 300 (0350) Patriot Aviation Ltd
    G-CGGS Robinson R-44 II (12967) Oakfield Investments Ltd
    G-CHPA Robinson R-22 (3442) Rise Helicopters
    G-DJAE Cessna Citation I (500-0339) Kenmare Bay Homes Ltd
    G-EELS Cessna 208B Caravan (208B0619) Glass Eels Ltd
    G-EHAA MCD MD-900 Explorer (900-00079) Lincs & Notts Air Ambulance
    G-EKMN Zlin Z-242L (0652)
    G-ESTA Cessna Citation II (550-0127) Executive Aviation Services Ltd
    G-FORC Stampe & Vertongen SV.4A (665)
    G-GAME Cessna T303 Crusader (T30300098)
    G-GEHP Piper PA-28RT-201 Arrow IV (28R-8218014)
    G-GEZZ Bell 206 Jetranger (01301) Rise Helicopters
    G-GFCA Piper PA-28-161 Cadet (2841100)
    G-GJCD Robinson R-22 (0966)
    G-GOWF Eurocopter EC-135 (0785) Bond Air Services Ltd
    G-GOWF
    G-GREY Piper PA-46 Malibu (4636155)
    G-GYMM Piper PA-28R-200 Cherokee Arrow B (28R-7135049)
    G-GYTO Piper PA-28-161 Warrior III (2842082)
    G-HEVN SOCATA TB-200 Tobago XL (2013)
    G-HITM Raj Hamsa X Air (BMAA/HB/112 & 445)
    G-IASL Beechcraft 60 Duke (P-021)
    G-IDAB Cessna Citation II (550-0917) EASSDA Ireland Ltd
    G-IGZZ Robinson R-44 II (12192) Rise Helicopters
    G-ILET Robinson R-44 II (10789) Carisson Properties Ltd
    G-IPAX Cessna Citation Excel (560-5228) Eurojet Aviation (Ireland) Ltd
    G-JTNC Cessna Citation I (500-0264) Eurojet Aviation Ltd
    G-LEZE Rutan Long-EZ (PFA 074A-10702)
    G-LNTY AS.355 Ecureuil 2 (5300) Sky Select Ltd
    G-LUKY Robinson R-44 (0357)
    G-MAXI Piper PA-34 Seneca (34-7670150)
    G-NIFE Stampe & Vertongen SV.4C (156)
    G-OASH Robinson R-22 (0761) Bristol Helicopters
    G-ODHB Robinson R-44 II (10985) Rise Helicopters
    G-OGJP Hughes 369 (0512E) MJ Church Plant Ltd
    G-OHAM Robinson R-44 II (10743) Hamsters Wheel Productions Ltd
    G-OJBB Enstrom 280 Shark (2084) Pendragon (Design & Build) Ltd
    G-OMNI Piper PA-28R-200 Cherokee Arrow II (28R-7335130)
    G-OPSS Cirrus SR-20 (1458)
    G-OSFS Reims Cessna F177RG Cardinal RG (F177RG0082)
    G-OSPY Cirrus SR-20 (1546)
    G-OTWO Rutan Defiant (114)
    G-PASX MBB BO-105 (S-814) Sussex Police Helicopter Unit
    G-PBYY Enstrom 280 Shark (2077)
    G-PRDH AS.355 Ecureuil 2 (5367) EZ-International Ltd
    G-PRDH
    G-PROS Vans RV-7A (PFA 323-14146)
    G-RAFT Rutan Long-EZ (PFA 074A-10734)
    G-RCOM Bell 206 Longranger (51599) Tiger Helicopters Ltd
    G-RCWK Cessna 182T Skylane (18281982)
    G-RONS Robin DR.400/180 Regent (2088)
    G-RYZZ Robinson R-44 II (11418) Rise Helicopters
    G-SHAA Enstrom 280 Shark (1011)
    G-SHED Piper PA-28-181 Archer II (28-7890068)
    G-SHMI Evektor EV-97 TeamEurostar UK (3013)
    G-TFYN Piper PA-32RT-300 Lance II (32R-7885128)
    G-VALY SOCATA TB-21 Trinidad TC (2081)
    G-VBPM Cirrus SR-22 (3173)
    G-WIZZ Bell 206 Jetranger (08540) Rise Helicopters
    G-YPRS Cessna Citation II (550-0935) Executive Aviation Services Ltd
    G-ZZTT Schweizer 269 (S-1884)
    M-WOOD Cessna Citation II (550-1042) Horizon Air LLP
    M-YAKW Cessna 208B Caravan (208B1059)
    N145DR Piper PA-34 Seneca (3449240) Cleevewood Aviation Inc Trustee
    N147LD Cirrus SR-22 (0937)
    N147LK Cirrus SR-22 (1687)
    N206MX Cessna 206H Stationair (20608149)
    N206MX
    N209DW Lancair 400 (LC-41-550FG) (41504)
    N215DS Diamond Aircraft DA40 Star (40.829)
    N224CJ Cessna Citationjet (525-0224) Janabeck Ltd
    N2445V Cessna 182S Skylane (18280699)
    N250MD Piper PA-31 Navajo (31-742) Oilsearch Aviation Inc Owner Trustee
    N25PR Piper PA-30 Twin Comanche (30-1511) PSL Aviation Inc
    N278SA Cessna 177RG Cardinal RG (177RG0571)
    N3540U Cessna 172S Skyhawk SP (172S8952)
    N364AB Beech B36TC Bonanza (EA-519)
    N400UK Lancair 400 (LC-41-550FG) (41062)
    N46WK Piper PA-46 Meridian (4697090) Skypark Holding Inc Trustee
    N482CD Cirrus SR-22 (1482)
    N525DT Cessna Citationjet 2 (525A-0003) Cleevewood Holdings Inc, Trustee
    N525DT
    N542CD Cirrus SR-22 (1186)
    N666LG Cirrus SR-22 (3429)
    N719CD Cirrus SR-22 (0051)
    N750GF Cessna Citation X (750-0244) Sporter Management Ltd
    N787RP Piper PA-46 Malibu (4636350)
    N808RW Cirrus SR-22 (3039)
    N816RL Beechcraft King Air 90 (LW-187)
    N818MJ Piper PA-23 Aztec (27-2486) Retail Management Associates
    N8523Y Piper PA-30 Twin Comanche (30-1684) Leadbolt Inc Trustee
    N96JL Cessna 421 Golden Eagle (421C0627) Millfore Aviation Inc Trustee
    OH-KOG DHC-6 Twin Otter (642) Malmilento

    Saturday, 29 May 2010

    Malta - Malta Aviation Museum Ta'Qali - 24/05/10

    Visited by RichT on 03/03/14.

    (5N-BBP) BAC 1-11 518FG (230) ..cockpit only
    5N-BBP

    9H-ACB Cessna L-19E Bird Dog (305M-0029)
    9H-ACB

    9H-ADX RP Kestrel (001 & PFA 262-12665)
    9H-ADX

    (9H-RAF)/DE730 De Havilland DH.82A Tiger Moth (85660)
    DE730

    9H-UMH Denney Kitfox Mk.3 (3982)
    9H-UMH

    AS7201 Agusta-Bell 47G-2 (225)
    AS7201

    (C-FITH) Douglas C-47A-90-DL (20228)
    C-FITH

    "D-HAQO"/PNC-181/(65-10135) Bell UH-1H Iroquois (5179)
    65-10135

    "D-HAQU"/(66-0749) Bell UH-1D Iroquois (5232)
    66-0749

    EN199/R-B Supermarine Spitfire LF.IXc (CBAF.IX-3677)
    EN199

    (G-LFOR) Piper L-4H Grasshopper (11876) ..frame only
    G-LFOR

    (HS491) Fairey Swordfish II (HS491) ..fuselage only

    "JC-XXX" Callus Centaur 2000 (unknown)
    JC-XXX

    "MM6377"/(MM6387)/2-11 Fiat G.91R/1B (181)
    MM6387

    (N495F) Beech C-45H Expeditor (AF-888)
    N495F

    PH-455 Schleicher K.8B (8948)
    PH-455

    (T9-ABC) Douglas C-47B-30-DK (16187/32935)
    T9-ABC

    (VZ962) Westland WS-51 Dragonfly HR.1 (WAH-021) ..dismantled
    VZ962

    (WJ325) Handley Page Hastings C.4 (HP94/3) ..cockpit only
    WJ325

    (WJ328) Handley Page Hastings C.2 (HP67/129) ..cockpit only
    WJ328

    "WF914"/(WK914) Gloster Meteor F.8 (WK914)
    WK914

    (WL345) Gloster Meteor T.7 (WL345) ..forward fuselage
    WL345

    (WL360) Gloster Meteor T.7 (WL360) ..stored, dismantled
    WL760

    WS774/D Gloster Meteor NF.14 (WS774)
    WS774

    WV826/O-161 Hawker Sea Hawk FGA.6 (AW.6071)
    WV826

    WZ550/HF-599 De Havilland DH.115 Vampire T.11 (15109)
    WZ550

    WZ816 Slingsby T.38 Grasshopper TX.1 (797) ..composite with XA227

    XG691/J De Havilland DH.112 Sea Venom FAW.22 (121110) ..stored, dismantled
    XG691

    XN769 English Electric Lightning F.2 (95122) ..cockpit only
    XN769

    Z3055/HA-E Hawker Hurricane IIa (Z3055)
    Z3055

    (Z3571) Hawker Hurricane IIc (Z3571) ..forward fuselage frame
    Z3571

    unmarked Mignet HM.14 Pou-du-Ciel Replica (n/a)
    HM14

    unmarked Northrop BQM-74 Chukar (unknown) ..wreckage
    MQM74



    Visited by Andy Dunnett on 24/05/10.

    (T9-ABC) Douglas C-47B-30-DK Dakota (16187/32935)
    041

    (5N-BBP) BAC 1-11 518FG (202) cockpit only
    040

    9H-ACB Cessna L-19E (305M-0029)
    032

    AS7201 Agusta-Bell 47G-2 (225)
    044

    C-FITH Douglas C-47A-90-DL Dakota (20228)
    036

    (G-ANFW)/DE730 de Havilland DH-82A Tiger Moth (85660)
    042

    EN199/R-B Supermarine Spitfire LF.IXc (3677)
    043

    (HS491) Fairey Swordfish II (Unknown) wreck
    035

    (MM6387)/MM6377/2-11 Fiat G-91R/1B (191) MM6387 fitted with tail from MM6377
    038

    N495F Beech C-45H (AF-888)
    037

    Unmarked Henri Mignet HM.14 Pou de Ciel Replica (Unknown)
    030

    WL360/G Gloster Meteor T.7 (Unknown) dismantled
    033

    WS774 Gloster Meteor NF.14 (Unknown)

    WV826/O-161 Hawker Sea Hawk FGA.6 (AW.6071)
    031

    WZ550/HF-599 de Havilland Vampire T.11 (15109)
    039

    XG691/J de Havilland Sea Venom FAW.22 (121110) dismantled
    034

    (XN769) English Electric Lightning F.2 (95122) cockpit only

    Z3055/HA-E Hawker Hurricane IIa (Unknown)
    045