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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:
    WEF Zurich, Geneva Motor Show, Sun'n'Fun Florida, Air Expo Friedrichshafen, Rome, Paris Air Show, Kazakhstan/Kyrigistan, Scandinavia, Oshkosh/Florida, Hahnweide, Zeltweg Show

    Header Picture: NX7629C Grumman F7F-3 Tigercat suffering a tyre burst on landing at Oshkosh in 07/18 (credit Matthew Blunt)

    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:
    1st & 2nd Oct - Logs & pics added for the SWAG USA Tour 31/07-01/08/18
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    1st Dec - 62 pictures added to Old Warden Gyro Meet 09/06/18 and 80 added to Farnborough Air Show 16/07/18
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    10th Jan - Logs added to the top Events dropdown for Oshkosh 2018

    Thursday, 21 September 2017

    USA California - Jimmy Doolittle Air & Space Museum, Travis AFB - 25/08/17

    Thanks to Roy Blewett.

    Admission for all non-US citizens is subject to prior clearance by Air Force security; see https://www.travisheritagecenter.org/visiting for details. On the day, visitors need to present themselves at the main gate, to be issued with a pass.

    Inside

    41-21933 Vultee BT-13A Valiant (74-5772)
    BT-13A 41-21933

    55-2972 Cessna T-37B (40005) ..forward fuselage
    T-37B 55-2972

    (68-10848) Cessna O-2A Super Skymaster (337M0213) ..fuselage
    O-2A 68-10848

    (03917)/"42-03917" Stinson OY-1 Sentinel (3784) ..displayed in USAAF markings
    OY-1 03917

    (N46180)/41-20230/180 Fairchild PT-19A Cornell (T41-1232)
    PT-19A 41-20230

    (N61808/43-31888)/"1507" Cessna UC-78 Bobcat (5826)
    UC-78 43-31888

    Outside

    22134/134 Fairchild C-119F Flying Boxcar (10993) ..in US Air Force markings
    C-119F 22134

    (41-19729) Lockheed C-56 Lodestar (18-2089)
    C-56 41-19729

    (41-27616)/H14 Beech AT-11 Kansan (1461)
    AT-11 41-27616

    (42-65281)/R-11 Boeing SB-29 Superfortress (-)
    SB-29 42-65281

    51-7254 Grumman HU-16E Albatross (345)
    HU-16E 51-7254

    51-7651 Douglas C-118A Liftmaster (43705)
    C-118A 51-17651

    52-1000 Douglas C-124C Globemaster II (43909)
    C-124C 52-1000

    52-5770 North American F-100A Super Sabre (192-15)
    F-100A 52-5770

    52-6359/FS-359 Republic F-84F Thunderstreak (-)

    52-10865 Beech C-45H Expeditor (AF-795)
    C-45H 52-10865

    53-0704/FU-704 North American F-86L Sabre (201-148)

    54-2806 Convair C-131D Samaritan (201)
    C-131D 54-2806

    55-4507 Fairchild C-123K Provider (20168)
    C-123K 55-4507

    56-0696 Boeing B-52D Stratofortress (464067)

    (56-0759)/"60752" Lockheed F-104A Starfighter (183-1047)
    F-104A 56-0752

    56-1247 Convair F-102A Delta Dagger (8-10-464)
    F-102A 56-1247

    58-0285 McDonnell F-101B Voodoo (657)

    60-3767/KE de Havilland Canada C-7A Caribou (18)
    C-7A 60-3767

    62-4299/HI Republic F-105D Thunderchief (D498)
    F-105D 62-4299

    (C-GHCE)/43-22652/TA Douglas A-26C Invader (18799) ..displayed as an A-26K
    A-26C 43-22652

    (N199AB)/56-1999 Douglas C-133A Cargomaster (45164)
    C-133A 56-1999

    (N2194C)/"97892" Cessna 195B (16179) ..displayed as an LC-126A
    C195 N2194C

    (N3497F/55-3021) Lockheed T-33A (580-9518)
    T-33A 55-3021

    (N16602)/42-92990/4U-A Douglas C-47A Skytrain (12852)
    C-47A 42-92990

    Storage area behind Heritage Center building

    43-0753 Piper L-4B Cub (9936)

    Displayed elsewhere on Travis Air Force Base

    42-72560 Douglas C-54Q Skymaster (10665) ..on Skymaster Drive, outside the Commissary
    C-54P 42-72560

    62-4452 North American CT-39A Sabreliner (276-5) ..Hospital Gate
    63-7567/FJ-567 McDonnell F-4C Phantom II (611) ..Hospital Gate
    63-8088 Lockheed C-141B Starlifter (300-6019) ..visible from the museum