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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

    Saturday, 3 October 2015

    25/09/15 - Chicago O'Hare

    Thanks to Ian Jenkins for a log and pics from Chicago O'Hare International on 25th September.

    A6-ETQ Boeing 777-3FXER Etihad Airways
    A6-ETQ
    B-2731 Boeing 787-8 Hainan Airlines
    B-16483 Boeing 747-45EF Eva Air Cargo
    B-18701 Boeing 747-409F China Airlines
    D-ALPJ Airbus A330-223 Air Berlin
    D-ALPJ
    EC-LUX Airbus A330-302E Iberia
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    EI-EDY
    EI-EJM Airbus A330-202 Alitalia
    EI-EJM
    HL8007 Boeing 777-3B5ER Korean Air Lines
    HL8007
    JA735J Boeing 777-346ER Japan Airlines
    JA735J
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    N124SY
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    N143SY
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    N155GJ
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    N157GJ
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    N159GJ
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    N373AA
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    N383AN
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    N389AA
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    N398AN
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    N404UA
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    N411YX
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    N415YX Embraer ERJ-175LR American Eagle/Republic Airways
    N422YX Embraer ERJ-175LR American Eagle/Republic Airways
    N422YX
    N431YX Embraer ERJ-175LR American Eagle/Republic Airways
    N431YX
    N435YX Embraer ERJ-175LR American Eagle/Republic Airways
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    N441YX Embraer ERJ-175LR American Eagle/Republic Airways
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    N492UA Airbus A320-232 United Airlines
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    N505AE
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    N517NK
    N537UA Boeing 757-222 United Airlines
    N537UA
    N542EA Canadair CRJ-702 American Eagle/Envoy
    N542EA
    N616NK Airbus A320-232 Spirit Airlines
    N616NK
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    N638RW
    N641NK Airbus A320-232 Spirit Airlines
    N641NK
    N642AE Embraer ERJ-145LR American Eagle/Envoy
    N642AE
    N643RW Embraer ERJ-170SE United Express/Shuttle America
    N643RW
    N657NK Airbus A321-231 Spirit Airlines
    N657NK
    N697CC Gulfstream G280 Henry Crown and Company DBA
    N697CC
    N732MD Cessna 208B Grand Caravan Air Choice One
    N732MD
    N750Z Cessna 208B Grand Caravan Air Choice One
    N750Z
    N796JB Airbus A320-232 Jetblue Airways
    N796JB
    N801AC Boeing 787-8 American Airlines
    N802UA Airbus A319-131 United Airlines
    N802UA
    N813UA Airbus A319-131 United Airlines
    N813UA
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    N821NN
    N841NN Boeing 737-823 American Airlines
    N889NN Boeing 737-823 American Airlines
    N902BC Embraer ERJ-145LR American Eagle/Envoy
    N902BC
    N913AN Boeing 737-823 American Airlines
    N928FR Airbus A319-111 Frontier Airlines
    N928FR
    N934FR Airbus A319-111 Frontier Airlines
    N943NN Boeing 737-823 American Airlines
    N943NN
    N950NN Boeing 737-823 American Airlines
    N954NN Boeing 737-823 American Airlines
    N957NN Boeing 737-823 American Airlines
    N963TW McDonnell-Douglas MD-83 American Airlines
    N963TW
    N971TW McDonnell-Douglas MD-83 American Airlines
    N971TW
    N973SW Canadair CRJ-200ER United Express/Skywest USA
    N973SW
    N984TW McDonnell-Douglas MD-83 American Airlines
    N984TW
    N991AN Boeing 737-823 American Airlines
    N991AN
    N9403W McDonnell-Douglas MD-83 American Airlines
    N9403W
    N11127 Embraer ERJ-145XR United Express/Expressjet
    N11127
    N12754 Boeing 737-7V3 United Airlines
    N12754
    N14179 Embraer ERJ-145XR United Express/Expressjet
    N15574 Embraer ERJ-145LR United Express/Expressjet
    N15574
    N16147 Embraer ERJ-145XR United Express/Expressjet
    N16147
    N16713 Boeing 737-724 United Airlines
    N16713
    N17122 Boeing 757-224 United Airlines
    N21197 Embraer ERJ-145XR United Express/Expressjet
    N21197
    N26215 Boeing 737-824 United Airlines
    N26215
    N31131 Embraer ERJ-145XR United Express/Expressjet
    N31131
    N38727 Boeing 737-724 United Airlines
    N38727
    N39475 Boeing 737-924ER United Airlines
    N39475
    N39726 Boeing 737-724 United Airlines
    N39726
    N44503 McDonnell-Douglas MD-82 American Airlines
    N64844 Boeing 737-924ER United Airlines
    N64844
    N68452 Boeing 737-924ER United Airlines
    N68452
    N77431 Boeing 737-924ER United Airlines
    N87527 Boeing 737-824 United Airlines
    N87527