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    Welcome to our Trip Report Blog.
    Here we will post logs and pictures taken on aircraft spotting trips.
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    Header Picture: UP-MI602 Mil Mi-26T (34001212133) Kazakhstan Emercom at Boraldai, Kazakhstan on 08/07/19 (credit StuC)

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    Sunday, 1 July 2018

    14/06/18 - Suomen Ilmailumuseo, Helsinki

    Visited by Stu & Pat.

    Outside

    OH-COO Cessna 172C (172-48855)
    OH-COO

    OH-LCD Douglas DC-3 (19309)
    OH-LCD

    MG-135 Mikoyan-Gurevich MiG-21bis (N75084554)
    MG-135

    Inside

    13 Kassel 12A (1)
    13

    (45)/"15" Northrop KD2R-5 Shelduck (unknown)
    15

    CA-84 Caudron C.60 Aiglon (24)
    CA-84

    DK-206/35245 SAAB J35BS Draken (35245)
    DK-206

    (G-36)/IL Schneider ESG-9 (22)
    G-36

    (GA-58) Gloster Gamecock II (15) ..rear fuselage
    GA-58

    H-5 Harakka I (5/46)
    H-5

    H-56 Harakka II (24)
    H-56

    HK-1 PZL-Swidnik SM-1-600Sz (A07029)
    HK-1

    HR-3 Mil Mi-4 (09114)

    IL-2 Ilmailuvoimien A.22 Hansa (2)
    IL-2

    (MT-208) Messerschmitt Bf.109G-2 (14743) ..forward fuselage wreck
    MT-208

    (OH-134)/OH-OAA Jacobs DFS 108-70 Olympia-Meise (1745)
    OH-134

    (OH-152)/OH-PAR PIK PIK-5b Cumulus (16)
    OH-152

    OH-177 PZL-Bielsko SZD-9bis Bocian 1C (P.284)
    OH-177

    OH-201 PIK PIK-3c Kajava (3)
    OH-201

    (OH-204)/OH-KCC PZL-Bielsko SZD-10bis Czapla (W-51)
    OH-204

    (OH-282)/OH-VLK LET L-13N-10 Blanik (172620)
    OH-282

    (OH-318)/OH-KYC PIK PIK-12 Gabriel (3)
    OH-318

    OH-355/64 Fibera KK-1e Utu (13)
    OH-355

    OH-368 Fibera KK-1e Utu (21/68)
    OH-368

    OH-425X/FN Molino PIK-20 (20001)
    OH-425X

    OH-520X/TC Tervamaki JT-6 (01)
    OH-520X

    OH-571 PIK PIK-16C Vasama (38)
    OH-571

    OH-BAA Schneider DFS 108-49 Grunau Baby (12/43)
    OH-BAA

    OH-BAR Schneider DFS 108-49 Grunau Baby (27)
    OH-BAR

    OH-BBA Beech B55 Baron (TC-261)
    OH-BBA

    OH-BFA Mignet HM.14 Pou-du-Ciel Replica (1)
    OH-BFA

    OH-FSA Fieseler Fi.156K-1 Storch (4230)
    OH-FSA

    OH-HIA Bell Helicopters 47D-1 (646)
    OH-HIA

    OH-HKA Heinonen HK-1 Keltiainen (1)
    OH-HKA

    (OH-IVA) Cameron Balloon V-56 (780) ..basket and envelope
    OH-IVA

    OH-KLA Klemm L 25a (137)
    OH-KLA

    (OH-KUA)/OH-VKL Karhumaki Karhu 48B (6)
    OH-KUA

    OH-LRB Convair 440-40 (73)
    OH-LRB

    OH-MVL de Havilland Canada DHC-2 Beaver (141)
    OH-MVL

    OH-PJN Piper PA-28R-180 Cherokee Arrow (28R-30885)
    OH-PJN

    OH-PXA PIK PIK-10 Motooribaby (1)
    OH-PXA

    OH-SAA WWS WWS.1 Salamandra (147)
    OH-SAA

    (OH-SME)/"SM-153" Letov S-218A4 Smolik (26/VL)
    OH-SME

    OH-TEA Ecklund TE-1b (1)
    OH-TEA

    OH-U017 Mahe Scout (012)
    OH-U017

    OH-VII Valtion Viima II (VI-21)
    OH-VII

    OH-VKB Douglas DC-3A-214 (1975)
    OH-VKB

    OH-VKU Lockheed 18-56 Lodestar (18-2006)
    OH-VKU

    (OH-XMH) Kaseva VK3-1 (1) ..balloon basket only
    OH-XMH

    OH-XQA Quickie Aircraft Corp. Quickie Q-1 (1049)
    OH-XQA

    OH-XYY Kokkola Ko-04 Gyrocopter (01)
    OH-XYY

    OH-YKA PIK PIK-3a Kanttikolmonen (1)
    OH-YKA

    OH-YMA/11 PIK PIK-11 Tumpuu (1)
    OH-YMA

    PY-27 Valtion Pyry II (26)
    PY-27

    SA-122 Valtion Saaski II (II/5)
    SA-122

    SF-9/9 SAAB S.91D Safir (91-355)
    SF-9

    SG-1 Schneider DFS 108-14 SG-38 Schulgleiter (1)
    SG-1

    TU-178 Valtion Tuisku (29)
    TU-178

    UT-1 Polikarpov I-16 UTI-4 (unknown)
    UT-1

    VA-2 de Havilland DH-100 Vampire FB.52 (V.0692)
    VA-2

    (VH-25) Valmet Vihuri II (II/24) ..cockpit
    VH-25

    VT-9 de Havilland DH-100 Vampire T.55 (15720)
    VT-9

    Unmarked Adaridi AD3 (unknown)
    Adaridi AD3

    Unmarked Blomqvist & Nyberg Monoplane (unknown)
    Blomqvist & Nyberg Monoplane

    Unmarked Kyrölän Koekone (1)
    Koekone

    Unmarked Schleicher Ka.6E (unknown) ..unfinished ? fuselage
    Schleicher Ka.6E

    Unmarked Schneider DFS 108-14 SG-38 Schulgleiter (unknown) ..fuselage, type unconfirmed
    Glider Frame

    Unmarked Draken Simulator ..as stated on board, but doesn't look like a Draken nose, based on what type ?
    Draken Sim

    Restoration area, behind curtain

    Unmarked IVL K.1 Kurki (1) ..under restoration
    K.1 Kurki

    Outside storage area

    (BL-180) Bristol Blenheim I (V/20) ..rear fuselage/tail only
    BL-180

    MG-111 Mikoyan-Gurevich MiG-21bis (N75064540) ..cockpit
    MG-111

    (OH-FCJ/FK315) Fairchild UC-61 Argus (324) ..fuselage frame
    OH-FCJ ?

    OH-LCA Douglas DC-3 (9799) ..tail only
    OH-LCA

    (TU-169) Valtion Tuisku (20) ..fuselage frame
    TU-169

    Unmarked Fairchild UC-61 Argus (unknown) ..fuselage frame
    UC-61 Argus