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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, Sun'n'Fun Florida, Air Expo Friedrichshafen, Rome, Paris Air Show, Kazakhstan/Kyrigistan, Scandinavia, Oshkosh/Florida, Hahnweide, Sliac/Zeltweg Shows

    Header Picture: CVN-75 USS Harry S Truman in Stokes Bay on 07/10/18

    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:
    18th Jan - Logs and 23 pics added for a January German trip
    22-25 Jan - Log and 182 pics for Zurich 01/18 added
    27th Jan - 41 more pics added to Zurich 21/10/17
    28th Jan - Logs and 155 pics added for Zurich WEF 26-27/01/18
    29th Jan - Log and 62 pics added for Chateau d'Oex Balloon Festival 28/01/18
    1st Feb - Log and pics added for South Korea's Gangneung Unification Park, 31 pics added to Zurich 27th Jan
    2nd Feb - Logs added for Zurich WEF 22-25/01/18, pics to follow
    11th Feb - 103 pics added for Longleat Balloon Safari 16/09/17
    27th Feb - 48 pics added to WEF Zurich 23/01/18
    04th Mar - 67 pics added to WEF Zurich 24/01/18
    08th Mar - 113 pics added to Tokyo-Haneda 26/05/17
    12th Mar - 81 pics added to WEF Zurich 25/01/18
    14th Mar - Logs & 69 pics added for Cheltenham HP & Gloucester 14/03/18
    26th Mar - Logs added for Aeroprints European Capitals Tour 17-24/03/18
    30th Mar - 125 pics added to Aeroprints European Capitals Tour 17-24/03/18
    31st Mar - 321 pics added to Japan 2017
    8th April - Logs and pics added for 03-04/04/18 - Zurich-Dubendorf-Stans-Alpnach-Emmen
    11th April - 75 pics added to Geneva 24/05/16
    22nd April - Logs added for Aero Expo Friedrichshafen tour
    7th May - Logs added for Istanbul & Antalya trip
    8th May - Logs added for Popham Microlight Fair
    9th May - Log added for BBML Inflation Day
    10th May - Log added for Verona 09/05 and log & pics added for Eurasia Airshow at Antalya 28/04 and Istanbul-Yesilkoy Museum 02/05/18
    31st May - Log added for EBACE Geneva
    1st-8th June - Logs added for Spain/Portugal tour
    22nd June - Logs added for Finland tour 14-17/06
    23rd June - Logs/pics added for Belarus tour 18-22/05
    24th June - Logs/pics added for Russia tour 16-23/04, log added for Old Warden Gyro Fly-in 09/06 and Charity Fly-in 23/06, pics added to BBML Inflation Day 28/04, log and pics added for Aero/Heli Expo Booker 15/06
    1st July - 110 pics added to Finland 14-15/06
    5th July - Logs added for French trip 27/06-01/07 inc Nancy Show. Logs started for Cyprus
    6th July - Logs added to Museum bar for 2018 visits to Finland, Russia and Belarus
    7th July - Log added for Yeovilton Air Day. Pics added to Luxembourg 28/07.
    18-19th July - Logs added for RIAT Fairford 13/07, Bastille Day Flypast 14/07, Flying Legends Duxford 15/07 and Farnborough Air Show 16/07
    9th August - Logs completed for Larnaca 07/18 and started for 08/18
    16th August - Logs added for Chicago and the drive North to Oshkosh.
    05/06th Sept - Logs & pics added for Sliac Air Show Tour.
    10th Sept - Log & pics added for Belgian Air Force Day, Kleine Brogel
    12th Sept - Log added for Radom Air Show 25/08/18
    16th Sept - Log and pics added for East Anglia trip 13/09/18
    17th Sept - Log & pics added for Deblin Families Day & Poland Tour 22-26/08/18
    18th Sept - Logs added for the SWAG USA Tour 28-29/07/18
    21st Sept - Logs & pics added for the SWAG USA Tour 30/07/18
    30th Sept - Logs & pics added for Cotswold Airport Revival Show
    1st & 2nd Oct - Logs & pics added for the SWAG USA Tour 31/07-01/08/18
    6th Oct - Logs added for the SWAG USA Tour 02/08/18
    8th Oct - Logs added for Stokes Bay US Carrier trip 07/08/18
    17th Oct - Logs added for the SWAG USA Tour 03/08/18

    Saturday, 9 September 2017

    USA Oregon - Evergreen Air & Space Museum, McMinnville - 19/08/17

    Thanks to Roy Blewett for his log and pics.

    Wings and Waves Indoor Waterpark - adjacent to Museum

    N481EV Boeing 747-132C (19896)
    B747 N481EV

    former Evergreen corporate HQon the opposite side of the road 

    76-0014 McDonnell Douglas F-15A Eagle (193)

    Outside

    22 Mikoyan-Gurevich MiG-15UTI ..in Angolan markings
    MiG-15UTI 22

    (41 white)/"23 blue" Mikoyan MIG-29 (2960721930) ..ex Moldova, in Soviet markings
    MIG-29 21930

    132534/VR-712 Douglas EA-1F Skyraider (8929) ..displayed as an AD-5

    146417/7 Grumman TF-9J Cougar (-)
    TF-9J 146417

    152070/"149996"/AA-416 Douglas A-4E Skyhawk (13458)
    A-4E 152070

    158312/F-813 North American T-2C Buckeye (340-3)
    T-2C 158312

    164343/106 Grumman F-14D Tomcat (618)
    F-14D 164343

    741556/56 Northrop F-5E Tiger II (R1216)
    F-5E 741556

    51-13575/FA-575 Lockheed F-94C Starfire (880-1359)
    F-94C 51-13575

    (53-2534) Northrop F-89J Scorpion (N4665)

    53-5943/"30943" Lockheed T-33A (580-9419)
    T-33A 53-5943

    56-1368 Convair F-102A Delta Dagger (8-10-585)
    F-102A 56-1368

    59-0137 Convair F-106A Delta Dart (8-31-26)
    F-106A 59-0137

    62-4432/WA Republic F-105G Thunderchief (F21)
    F-105G 62-4432

    69-6230/MB LTV A-7D Corsair II (D60)

    NASA 708 Douglas F5D-1 Skylancer (11282)
    F5D-1 NASA 708

    N50CR North American Sabreliner 50 (287-1)
    Sabreliner 50 N50CR

    N202EV Lockheed SP-2E Neptune (426-5383)

    (N203JL) Learjet 24B (24B-203)
    Learjet 24 N203JL

    N482EV Boeing 747-212B(SF) (20713)
    B747 N482EV

    (N683AL)/73-1683 Douglas C-9C (47671)
    C-9C 73-1683

    N947NA Grumman Gulfstream II (147)
    Gulfstream II N947NA

    (N51923)/58-0999 Sikorsky CH-37B Mojave (56144)
    CH-37B 55-1923

    (N62376)/315512/X Douglas C-47A Skytrain (19978)
    C-47A 43-15512

    Storage area

    (N198R) Cessna 310 (35150)

    N747TD Beech Starship I (NC-27)

    (N6648R) Beech C-45H (AF-852)
    C-45H N6648R

    Unidentified uncovered frame

    Air Hall

    Red 13 Focke-Wulf Fw190A-7 replica

    2831 NAF N3N-3 (-)
    N3N-3 2831

    110999/yellow 5 Messerschmitt Me262A-1 reproduction (501245) ..unflown

    136119/DN-8 North American FJ-3 Fury (194-346)
    FJ-3 136119

    140938/2S-225 Beech T-34B Mentor (BG-272)
    T-34B 140938

    41-21187/TU-69 Vultee BT-13 Valiant ..identity not confirmed

    (42-83239)/17 Fairchild PT-19B Cornell (T43-5826)

    44-35439/LR-G Douglas A-26C Invader (28718)

    (51-11823) Piasecki HRP-1 Rescuer (-) ..undergoing restoration

    51-13934 Bell OH-13E Sioux (520)
    OH-13E 51-13934

    56-3832/HS North American F-100F Super Sabre (243-108)
    F-100D 56-3832

    67-21395 Cessna GO-2A Skymaster (337M0101)

    N1H Hiller UH-12E (2100)
    UH12E N1H

    N3BF Thorp T-18 (413)

    N33CC/"780" North American AT-6C Texan (88-13466)

    N44BH Lancair 360 (313)

    N44ET Oldfield Baby Great Lakes (6907M-187)

    (N66VA) Vans RV-6T (1)

    N84GK Quickie Q2 (2402)

    (N109EV) Messerschmitt Bf109G-10/U4 (610937)

    N137RK/37 Keeney-built Cassutt IIM (MG001)

    (N174LA)/"VZ309/G" De Havilland Vampire FB.52
    Vampire FB.52 N174LA

    N198CS Protech PT-2C (001)

    "N-X-211" Ryan NYP replica (-)

    (N249SB)/"04982/44-P-4" Canadian Vickers PBV-1A Canso (CV-249)
    Canso N249SB

    N306AT Glasair SHA (306)

    NX365TE/TE365/DD Supermarine Spitfire LF.XVIe (CBAF-11470)

    N450UR Boeing-Stearman N2S-5 Kaydet (75-5300)

    N500G Curtiss-Wright CW-A22 Falcon (A22-1)

    N711WH Handley Raven 2300 (003-89-5003)

    "NX747EV" Pitts S-1S ..unflown homebuilt with no known pedigree

    NC868N Curtiss Fledgling (B51)
    Curtiss Fledgling NC868N

    N3258/"166" De Havilland DH-4M (ET-4)

    N3870N Beech 35 Bonanza (D-1111)

    N4221H Christen Eagle II (POIER-001)

    N5325E Pitts S-2B (5105)
    Pitts S-2B N5352E

    N6481K Republic RC-3 Sea Bee (736)
    Seabee N6481K

    (N6950N/51-9522)/"26877/FS-877" Republic F-84F Thunderstreak (-)
    F-84F 51-9522

    NX7144F/"CCCP-01" Yakovlev Yak-50 (832604)
    Yak-50 NX7144F

    (N7811)/"V176" Grumman JRF-5 Goose (B-122)
    JRF-5 N7811

    N8536V Hiller UH-12E (2049)

    N8600R Schweizer SGS2-32 (1) ..on loan from the National Soaring Museum

    NC9283 Curtiss Robin (337)
    Curtiss Robin NC9283

    NC11044 Gee Bee Sportster E Granville-built replica (X9)

    (N16070) Douglas DC-3A (1910)

    NX37602 Hughes H-4 Hercules
    Hercules NX37602

    NC50959 Beech D17A Staggerwing (305)
    D17A NC50959

    N52874/VF644 Auster AOP.6 (2845)
    Auster AOP.6 N52874

    N53438/952 Ryan PT-22 Recruit (2161)

    N46471 Piper J3L-65 Cub (G-31)

    N61827/43-29459/C-25 Piper L-4H Cub (10750)

    Unmarked Cloud Dancer ¾-scale Jenny replica

    Unmarked Curtiss Model D "Headless Pusher" replica ..on loan from the Hiller Aviation Museum

    Unmarked Curtiss JN-4A Jenny replica

    Unmarked Sopwith Camel replica ..Rinaldi-built, airworthy

    Unmarked Pietenpol Aircamper ..unflown

    Unmarked Wright Flyer replica

    Theatre foyer

    "N107/17" Fokker DR-1 replica (-)

    "N-114/2" Nieuport 11 replica (-)

    Space Hall

    233 Sikorsky HO3S-1G Dragonfly (51209)

    339 Mikoyan-Gurevich MiG-23MLA (24635) ..in DDR markings

    4021 Hiller YROE-1 Rotor Cycle (5) ..on loan from the Hiller Aviation Museum (which displays another YROE-1 with the same serial and c/n!)

    (7600)/"84 red" Mikoyan-Gurevich MiG-21MF (96007600) ..ex Polish, in Soviet markings
    MiG-21MF 7600

    124564/UR-18 Bell HTL-3 (168)
    HTL-3 124564

    138460/RP Sikorsky UH-34D Seahorse (58128) ..in South Vietnamese markings

    149006/"162711/66" Sikorsky SH-3H Sea King (61080)
    SH-3H 149006

    151321/HV-135 Kaman SH-2F Seasprite (158)

    164416 Northrop-Grumman RQ-8A Fire Scout (-)

    51-16245 Hiller OH-23B Raven (437)

    52-7602 Sikorsky UH-19D Chickasaw (66652) ..displayed as an H-19A

    (53-1251) North American F-86H Sabre (203-23)

    53-2418/FA-418 McDonnell F-101A Voodoo (1)

    55-4213/"53-4379" Vertol H-21C Shawnee (C172)

    "56-6672/3" North American X-15 replica
    North American X-15 replica

    61-7971/BB Lockheed SR-71A Blackbird (2022)

    63-7647 McDonnell F-4C Phantom II (750)

    (63-8224)/68 Northrop AT-38B Talon (N5571) ..in NASA colours
    AT-38B 63-8224

    64-13502 Bell UH-1H Iroquois (4209)

    67-18902 Grumman OV-1D Mohawk (103C)
    OV-1D 67-18902

    69-16434 Bell AH-1F HueyCobra (20866)

    73-0089 McDonnell Douglas F-15A Eagle (28)
    F-15A 73-0089

    80-0186 Fairchild A-10C Thunderbolt II (A10-0536)
    A-10C 80-0186

    "02-2008" Northrop Grumman RQ-4A Global Hawk replica

    (N64N) De Lackner DH-4 Aerocycle prototype (-)

    N79P Hughes 269A (0002)

    (N104PJ)/"NASA 813" Lockheed F-104G Starfighter (683D-9142) ..ex Belgian AF FX-84

    (N3781G) Hiller YH-32 Hornet (-) ..on loan from Classic Rotors Museum

    N11035 Hughes 369D (0810D)
    Hughes 369D N11035

    (N75490)/"white 115" Mikoyan-Gurevich MiG-17A (541393) ..in Soviet markings

    Unmarked Bensen B8M Gyrocopter