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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.

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    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 2021:
    30th January - Logs added for 2019 Austria/Slovakia/Hungary tour. Museums listings updated for same tour.
    1st February - 151 photos added to first three days of the 2019 Kazahkstan trip. See the dropdown under July 2019 on the sidebar
    20th February - completed adding pics to the 2019 Kazahkstan trip. Logs and some pics added for 9-day June 2019 French tour.
    22nd June - logs added for the Midland Air Festival at Ragley Hall
    23rd August - log & pics added for the Jet Age Museum, Gloucester

    Saturday, 5 January 2019

    05/01/19 - Icicle Refrozen Balloon Meet, Newbury

    Ian & Stu went to the 2019 Icicle Refrozen Balloon Meet at the Donnington Grove Hotel & Country Club, Newbury. Some of the older balloons were tethered only.

    G-AZER Cameron Balloon O-42 (26)
    G-AZER
    G-AZKK Cameron Balloon O-56 (32)
    G-AZKK
    G-BBGZ CHABA 42 (CHABA.42)
    G-BBGZ
    G-BDBI Cameron Balloon O-77 (162)
    G-BDBI
    G-BHEU Thunder Ax7-65 S1 (238)
    G-BHEU
    G-BHRK Colt Saucepan 56 SS (062)
    G-BHRK
    G-BIYI Cameron Balloon V-65 (722)
    G-BIYI
    G-BRFF Thunder & Colt 90A (1548)
    G-BRFF
    G-BSON Green S-25 (001)
    G-BSON
    G-BUGY Cameron Balloon V-65 (2800)
    G-BUGY
    G-BUVB Thunder & Colt 77A (2041)
    G-BUVB
    G-BUYC Cameron Balloon C-80 Concept (3095)
    G-BUYC
    G-BWMH Lindstrand LBL-77B (152)
    G-BWMH
    G-BWPP Sky 105-24 (031)
    G-BWPP
    G-BXUW Thunder & Colt 90A (4317)
    G-BXUW
    G-BYMW York (unknown) ..new envelope replacing Boland Balloon 52-12 (001)
    G-BYMW
    G-BYNN Cameron Balloon V-90 (4643)
    G-BYNN
    G-BZBJ Lindstrand LBL-77A (646)
    G-BZBJ
    G-BZPW Cameron Balloon V-77 (6245)
    G-BZPW
    G-CBNI Lindstrand LBL-90A (857)
    G-CBNI
    G-CCVZ Cameron Balloon O-120 (10586)
    G-CCVZ
    G-CDZO Lindstrand LBL-60X (1104)
    G-CDZO
    G-CFXP Lindstrand LBL-105A (1168)
    G-CFXP
    G-CHHL Cameron Balloon C-80 (11673)
    G-CHHL
    G-CIJJ Cameron Balloon O-31 (11858)
    G-CIJJ
    G-CIKL Ultramagic S-70 (70/01)
    G-CIKL
    G-CINN Cameron Balloon Z-31 (11179)
    G-CINN
    G-CIRL Ultramagic S-90 (90/140)
    G-CIRL
    G-CJEI Ultramagic M-77 (77/398)
    G-CJEI
    G-CJRO Cameron Balloon Z-105 (12055)
    G-CJRO
    G-CJXD Ultramagic H-77 (77/381)
    G-CJXD
    G-CKAI Griffin RG28 (002)
    G-CKAI
    G-CKUN Bareford DB-6R (1)
    G-CKUN
    G-CKVI Cameron Balloon A-120 (12197)
    G-CKVI
    G-CRZE Ultramagic M-105 (105/195)
    G-CRZE
    G-ENGR Head Balloon AX8-105 (380)
    G-ENGR
    G-FELT Cameron Balloon N-77 (1174)
    G-FELT
    G-GAGE Cameron Balloon Z-105 (12038)
    G-GAGE
    G-GBBT Ultramagic M-90 (90/103)
    G-GBBT
    G-JHAA Cameron Balloon Z-90 (11647)
    G-JHAA
    G-LORY Thunder Ax4-31Z (171)
    G-LORY
    G-MOUZ Cameron Balloon O-26 (12144)
    G-MOUZ
    G-MUSM Thunder & Colt 77A (1073)
    G-MUSM
    G-NFVB Cameron Balloon Z-105 (12107)
    G-NFVB
    G-OIIY Ultramagic S-70 (70/10)
    G-OIIY
    G-OSAT Cameron Balloon Z-105 (10564)
    G-OSAT
    G-OWLY Cameron Balloon C-70 (12092)
    G-OWLY
    G-PATX Lindstrand LBL-90A (778)
    G-PATX
    G-RECL Cameron Balloon Z-105 (12239)
    G-RECL
    G-SCFC Ultramagic S-90 (90/148)
    G-SCFC
    G-WESS Lindstrand Technologies LTL1-90 (051)
    G-WESS
    G-WIFI Cameron Balloon Z-90 (10624)
    G-WIFI