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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: OO-SND Airbus A20-214 (1838) Brussels Airlines at Lisbon on 17/05/18 (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
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    2nd Feb - Logs and pictures added for Geneva, Bern & Stans 23-25/01/19
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    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.
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    11th Mar - Log and 86 pics added for 3-day Geneva trip.
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    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"

    Tuesday, 31 January 2012

    29/01/12 - Gruyere - Grandvillard - Chateau d'Oex - Gstaad - Lausanne - Geneva

    Last day of the SWAG 2012 WEF bash, 220 miles from Bern to Geneva.

    Gruyere

    HB-XYL Schweizer 269C (S1648)
    HB-ZEI Eurocopter AS.350B3 (3610) Heliswiss
    HB-ZLO Bell Helicopters 206B-3 (4373) Heliswiss

    Grandvillard

    J-1544 de Havilland DH-112 Venom FB.50 (754) Preserved
    J-1544

    Chateaux d'Oex - 09:15-11:45, due to low cloud the only balloon to lift was G-HHPM

    F-HCDL Kubicek BB-34Z (663)
    F-HCDL
    G-HHPM Cameron Z-105 (11534)
    G-HHPM
    G-PIPY Cameron Scottish Piper SS 105 (3815)
    G-PIPY
    "HB-BQL" Model Balloon ..wears marks allocated to a de-registered full-size balloon
    "HB-BQL"
    HB-QID Thunder & Colt 105A (10319)
    HB-QID
    HB-QLB Cameron Z-160 (10809) Sky Event SA
    HB-QLB
    HB-QLK Cameron Z-105 (10858) Centre Alpin International de Ballons
    HB-QLK
    HB-QLW Cameron Z-120 (10936)
    HB-QLW
    HB-QNN Cameron Cup SS 110 (11081)
    HB-QNN
    HB-QOW Cameron Z-120 (11373)
    HB-QOW
    HB-XVB Aerospatiale AS.350B2 (2340) Air Glaciers ..pleasure flights
    HB-ZRQ Agusta AW-109SP (22212) REGA Swiss Air Ambulance ..overflight
    OO-BUQ Cameron N-105 (10979)
    OO-BUQ

    Gstaad-Saanen

    HB-FLG Pilatus PC-6B2-H4 Porter (910) Zimex Aviation
    HB-FLG
    HB-FPZ Pilatus PC-12/47 (702)
    HB-KEG Aviat A-1 Husky (1293X)
    HB-KEG
    HB-OGA Piper J/3C 90 (13123)
    HB-OGA
    HB-SEH SAN Jodel D.140 (50)
    HB-SEH
    and two bare frames
    Saanen Frames

    Lausanne

    HB-CZN Cessna T.210N (210-64496)
    HB-FVD Pilatus PC-12/47E (1072)
    HB-HFH FFA AS 20215-1 Bravo (108)
    HB-OTS Piper PA-24-250 (24-2320)
    HB-PMP Piper PA-28-236 (2811030) Groupement de Vol a Moteur Lausanne
    HB-PNU Piper PA-18-150 (18-7883)
    HB-SDO Diamond DA 40D Star (D4.150) Groupement de Vol a Moteur Lausanne
    HB-ZCA Eurocopter EC120B (1092) BOHAG
    HB-ZRB Eurocopter EC145C-2 (9028) REGA Swiss Air Ambulance
    LX-JFO Socata TBM850 (422) Jetfly Aviation
    N137KM Piper PA-46-500TP (4697091)
    N807DS Diamond DA 40 Star (40.807)

    Geneva - 15:00-20:20

    4X-ELH Boeing 747-412 (26555) El Al-Israel Airlines
    4X-ELH
    5V-TTS Dassault Falcon 900 (33)
    9H-AFR Bombardier Global Express (9249)
    9H-MAT Dassault Falcon 2000 (216)
    A6-AFF Airbus A330-343X (1245) Etihad Airways
    A6-EWB Boeing 777-21HLR (35573) Emirates Airlines
    A6-EWB
    A7-ACI Airbus A330-202 (746) Qatar Airways
    A7-ACI
    CN-ROY Boeing 737-8B6 (33070) Royal Air Maroc
    CN-ROY
    CS-DHD Cessna 550 (550-1017) NetJets Europe
    CS-DHD
    CS-DNQ Dassault Falcon 2000 (115) NetJets Europe
    CS-DXP Cessna 560 (560-5702) NetJets Europe
    CS-DXP
    CS-TJG Airbus A321-211 (1713) TAP Air Portugal
    CS-TTC Airbus A319-111 (0763) TAP Air Portugal
    D-ABIM Boeing 737-530 (24937) Lufthansa
    D-ABIM
    D-ABXX Boeing 737-330 (24562) Lufthansa
    D-AEBI Embraer Emb-195-200LR (19000464) Lufthansa Regional
    D-AEBI
    D-AUCR Dassault Falcon 900DX (606) DC Aviation
    D-IKJS Cessna 525A (525A-0029)
    D-IKJS
    D-IZZY Piaggio P-180 Avanti (1034) Airgo Flugservice
    EC-HUJ Airbus A320-214 (1292) Iberia
    EC-JBH Dassault Falcon 200 (511) Mayoral Executive
    EC-JZS Canadair Regional-Jet 900 (15111) Air Nostrum
    EI-CPH Airbus A321-211 (1094) Aer Lingus
    EI-CPH
    EI-JJJ Raytheon Hawker 900XP (HA-0085) Airlink Airways
    F-GJVB Airbus A320-211 (0145) Air France
    F-GJVB
    F-GKXF Airbus A320-214 (1885) Air France
    F-GMOT Dassault Falcon 50 (111)
    F-GPGS Dassault Falcon 50 (151)
    F-GTAJ Airbus A321-211 (1476) Air France
    F-GTAR Airbus A321-211 (3401) Air France
    F-HEAL Beech B200 King Air (BB-1928)
    F-HEAL
    F-HMER Aerospatiale AS.350B1 (1316)
    G-BNWH Boeing 767-336ER (24340) British Airways
    G-CNUK Dassault Falcon 7X (52) TAG Aviation (UK)
    G-DOCV Boeing 737-436 (25855) British Airways
    G-EUOF Airbus A319-131 (1590) British Airways
    G-EUYK Airbus A320-232 (4551) British Airways
    G-EUYK
    G-EZAT Airbus A319-111 (2782) EasyJet
    G-EZDL Airbus A319-111 (3569) EasyJet
    G-EZDP Airbus A319-111 (3675) EasyJet
    G-EZDR Airbus A319-111 (3683) EasyJet
    G-EZDR
    G-EZEA Airbus A319-111 (2119) EasyJet
    G-EZEA
    G-EZEF Airbus A319-111 (2176) EasyJet
    G-EZFC Airbus A319-111 (3808) EasyJet
    G-EZFC
    G-EZFE Airbus A319-111 (3824) EasyJet
    G-EZFJ Airbus A319-111 (4040) EasyJet
    G-EZFJ
    G-EZUJ Airbus A320-214 (4740) EasyJet
    G-FLBK Cessna 510 (510-0068) Blink
    G-ISLF Aerospatiale ATR 42-512 (546) Blue Islands
    G-LCYL Embraer Emb-190-100LR (19000346) BA Cityflyer
    G-LCYL
    G-LGAR Learjet 60 (60-286) TAG Aviation (UK)
    G-MDBA Dassault Falcon 2000 (184) TAG Aviation (UK)
    G-RMMA Dassault Falcon 900EX EASy (189)
    G-RMMA
    G-SXTY Learjet 60 (60-280) TAG Aviation (UK)
    HB-AFG Aerospatiale ATR 72-201 (108) Farnair Europe
    HB-FVA Pilatus PC-12/47 (833)
    HB-FVN Pilatus PC-12/47E (1277)
    HB-FVN
    HB-FVR Pilatus PC-12/47E (1205)
    HB-FVR
    HB-GHD Beech F90 King Air (LA-50)
    HB-GPS Beech B200GT King Air (BY-93) Family Airlines
    HB-IAZ Dassault Falcon 2000 (30) TAG Aviation SA
    HB-IBH Dassault Falcon 2000 (42) TAG Aviation SA
    HB-IDJ Canadair Regional-Jet SE (7136) TAG Aviation SA
    HB-IDJ
    HB-IEE Boeing 757-23A (24527) Privatair
    HB-IGL Dassault Falcon 900 (58) TAG Aviation SA
    HB-IOM Airbus A321-212 (4534) Swiss International Air Lines
    HB-IOM
    HB-IPV Airbus A319-112 (0578) Swiss International Air Lines
    HB-IPV
    HB-IUX Dassault Falcon 900EX (54) TAG Aviation SA
    HB-IXN British Aerospace RJ100 (E3286) Swiss European Air Lines
    HB-JET Dassault Falcon 2000LX (154)
    HB-JGK Lockheed Jetstar 2 (5233)
    HB-JGK
    HB-JIL Cessna 680 (680-0179)
    HB-JJA Boeing 737-7AK (34303) Privatair
    HB-JJA
    HB-JQA de Havilland Canada DHC-8Q-402 (4017) Darwin Airline
    HB-JQA
    HB-JQB de Havilland Canada DHC-8Q-402 (4175) Darwin Airline
    HB-JQB
    HB-JRS Bombardier Global 5000 (9174)
    HB-JSN Dassault Falcon 7X (76) Dasnair
    HB-JSZ Dassault Falcon 7X (04) Dasnair
    HB-JYA Airbus A320-214 (4250) EasyJet Switzerland
    HB-JYA
    HB-JZI Airbus A319-111 (2245) EasyJet Switzerland
    HB-JZI
    HB-JZJ Airbus A319-111 (2265) EasyJet Switzerland
    HB-JZJ
    HB-JZL Airbus A319-111 (2353) EasyJet Switzerland
    HB-JZW Airbus A319-111 (2729) EasyJet Switzerland
    HB-JZY Airbus A320-214 (4196) EasyJet Switzerland
    HB-JZY
    HB-LUT Piaggio P-180 Avanti (1201) Greenwings
    HB-VCN Rockwell Sabreliner 65 (465-32)
    HB-VDO Cessna 551 (551-0133)
    HB-VDO
    HB-VMV Cessna 560 (560-0166)
    HB-VOE Cessna 525A (525A-0017)
    HB-VOO BAe.125-1000A (259030)
    HB-VOW Cessna 525B (525B-0209) TAG Aviation SA
    HB-VWJ Cessna 560 (560-5217) TAG Aviation SA
    HB-VWJ
    HB-VWW Cessna 525 (525-0448)
    HB-VWW
    HZ-101 Boeing 737-7DP (32805) Saudi Government
    HZ-101
    HZ-SPAL Dassault Falcon 900B (130) Saudia Private Aviation
    I-BIMA Airbus A319-112 (1722) Alitalia
    LX-JFI Pilatus PC-12/45 (574) Jetfly Aviation
    LX-JFJ Pilatus PC-12/45 (678) Jetfly Aviation
    LX-JFJ
    LX-JFN Pilatus PC-12/47 (855) Jetfly Aviation
    LX-JFS Pilatus PC-12/47E (1314) Jetfly Aviation
    LX-LGX Embraer ERJ-145LU (145147) Luxair
    LX-VPG Bombardier Challenger 300 (20218)
    M-AAAD Bombardier Challenger 604 (5481)
    M-AAAD
    M-BIGG Bombardier Challenger 605 (5722)
    M-OLTT Pilatus PC-12/47E (1063)
    M-OLTT
    M-XJOB Dassault Falcon 2000EX (89)
    N221XX Pilatus PC-12/47E (1128)
    N221XX
    N497XP Beech 400XP Beechjet (RK-497)
    N711LS Bombardier Global 5000 (9155)
    N752GM Cessna 750 (750-0276)
    N752GM
    N77WL Gulfstream G4 (1140)
    N91EX Dassault Falcon 2000EX EASy (91)
    N997JM Socata TBM700C2 (244)
    OE-FCB Cessna 510 (510-0044)
    OE-FHK Cessna 510 (510-0315) GlobeAir
    OE-GXL Cessna 560 (560-5154)
    OE-GXL
    OE-ICH Gulfstream G450 (4104) Global Jet Concept
    OE-ICH
    OE-IDG Bombardier Challenger 604 (5654) Global Jet Concept
    OE-IVA Dassault Falcon 7X (42) Jet Alliance
    OE-LFK Fokker F-70 (11555) Austrian Arrows
    OE-LFQ Fokker F-70 (11568) Austrian Arrows
    OO-DWE British Aerospace RJ100 (E3327) Brussels Airlines
    OO-GML Dassault Falcon 2000EX EASy (75) Abelag Aviation
    OO-LFS Learjet 45 (45-018) Abelag Aviation
    OO-TNN Boeing 737-45D (27131) TNT Airways
    OO-VET Boeing 737-4Q8 (28202) Brussels Airlines
    OO-VET
    PH-EZD Embraer Emb-190-100LR (19000279) KLM cityhopper
    PH-EZH Embraer Emb-190-100LR (19000319) KLM cityhopper
    PH-EZP Embraer Emb-190-100LR (19000347) KLM cityhopper
    PH-RID Cessna 680 (680-0212)
    PH-TXA Cessna 510 (510-0111)
    S5-BDG Cessna 560 (560-5215) Linxair
    SE-DIS Douglas MD82 (53006) SAS Scandinavian Airlines
    SP-KCS Cessna 560 (560-5649) Jet Service
    SP-KCS
    SX-IFB IAI Galaxy G200 (063)
    TC-CLG Raytheon Hawker 900XP (HA-0098)
    TC-CLG
    TC-JGF Boeing 737-8F2 (29790) THY Turkish Airlines
    TC-JGF
    TC-JHA Boeing 737-8F2 (35740) THY Turkish Airlines
    TC-JHD Boeing 737-8F2 (35743) THY Turkish Airlines
    TC-JRE Airbus A321-231 (3126) THY Turkish Airlines
    TS-IME Airbus A320-211 (0123) Tunisair
    UR-KKA Dassault Falcon 20F (389) Aerostar
    VP-BBJ Boeing 737-72U (29273)
    VP-BSI Gulfstream G550 (5084)
    VP-BWE Airbus A320-214 (2133) Aeroflot Russian Airlines
    VP-BWE
    VP-CAZ Raytheon 390 Premier (RB-202) Global Jet Concept
    VP-CAZ
    VP-CBF Dassault Falcon 50EX (311) Global Jet Concept
    VP-CKH Airbus A318-112CJ (3530)
    VQ-BKI Bombardier Global Express (9342) GAMA Aviation
    VQ-BMT Gulfstream G4SP (1362) GAMA Aviation

    Bristol - 21:15

    F-GVZM Aerospatiale ATR 72-212A (590) Airlinair
    EI-DYK Boeing 737-8AS (36573) Ryanair
    EI-ENE Boeing 737-8AS (34976) Ryanair
    EI-ESS Boeing 737-8AS (35043) Ryanair