Kidlington – Monday 9th March 2020 (Grant Robinson)

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Hi all, A quick stop at my local around 12:15 today produced four new ones in F-HSRV, G-LOGN, G-XAML & OE-HGG.   CS-DSG, Bombardier Global 6000 (9843) F-HSRV, Eurocopter EC135 T3 (1176) https://www.flickr.com/…/…/49640644568/in/dateposted-public/ G-CLDK, Piper PA-28 Cherokee 161 Warrior II (28-8516068) G-CTCG, Diamond Aircraft DA42 Twin Star DA42 (42.046) G-EMID, Eurocopter EC135 P2+ (0524) G-JANI, […]

Kidlington – Tuesday 11th February 2020 (Grant Robinson)

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Hi all, Quick 5 minute stop by my local this morning around 9am produced the following; 9H-VCG, Bombardier Challenger 350 (20545) G-DJSM, Aerospatiale Squirrel / Fennec / EC130 AS.350 B3e (7737) G-RIDA, Aerospatiale Twin Squirrel / Fennec AS.355 NP (5754) G-RIDB, Bell 429 Global Ranger (57105) G-RKAI, Diamond Aircraft DA40 Diamond Star DA40D (D4.257) G-TBUC, […]

White Waltham – Monday 10th February 2020 (Grant Robinson)

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Hi all, A quick 15 minute visit to White Waltham produced the following. All were outside…. ZA355/TAA, Panavia Tornado GR.1, On Display, United Kingdom (032/BS008/3016) 2-DOLS, Piper PA-28 Cherokee 236 Dakota (2811046) G-ASVM, Cessna 172 (0077) G-ATVK, Piper PA-28 Cherokee 140 Cherokee (28-22006) G-AVLF, Piper PA-28 Cherokee 140 Cherokee (28-23268) G-AVSI, Piper PA-28 Cherokee 140 […]

Thrift Wood Farm, Maidenhead – Monday 10th February 2020 (Grant Robinson)

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Hi all, On my way back from Heathrow to Abingdon via White Waltham, I thought I’d check to see if these two were still outside at Thrift Wood Farm, Maidenhead……the Harvard had covers on, hence unable to confirm serial. (KF435), Noorduyn AT-16 Harvard IIB, United Kingdom (14A-2135) XL592/Y, Hawker Hunter T.7, United Kingdom (41H-693686) Photo […]

Heathrow & Bangkok/Suvaranabhumi – Tuesday 7th & Wednesday 8th January 2020 (Mark Paulin)

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Evening all, Logged yesterday from the Comfort of the BA Lounge in T5 between 1215 and 1515 were the following of interest to me: B-209D B789 CSN* ET-AWP A359 ETH* G-NEOX A321N BAW* G-XWBD A35X BAW* VP-BBF G650* (finally!) I then boarded a very full G-YMMR for the 10 hours 45 mins to Bangkok. The […]

Donnington Grove Country Club, Newbury (Icicle Refrozen Balloon Meet) – Saturday 4th January 2020 (Grant Robinson)

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Hi all, A pleasant few morning hours were spent at Donnington Grove Country Club, Newbury to see what the Icicle Refrozen Balloon Meet might produce for our pleasure. Was also the first chance of the year to catch up with some old friends and faces and wish them happy New Year. Higher level wind conditions […]

Espartinas Town, Espartinas, Gelves, San Juan de Aznalfarache, Tablada, El Copero, Seville/Parl Alcosa, Seville/San Pablo, Seville Helipuerto & Luton – Monday 16th December 2019 (Grant Robinson)

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Hi all, Day 2 around Seville and although it didn’t get light until 08:30, this didn’t stop us hitting the road early in search of some goodies….   Espartinas Town https://www.flickr.com/photos/62861611@N08/albums/72157712389756173 (E.15-53)/E.15-56/211-01, Lockheed T-33A Shooting Star, On Display, Spanish (580-8389)   Espartinas https://www.flickr.com/photos/62861611@N08/albums/72157712389789488 EC-EVL, PZL M-18 Dromader M-18A, Paintball Sevilla Surpaintball (1Z012-27) EC-GFQ, PZL M-18 […]

Luton, Seville/San Pablo, Utrera, Utrera Town, Utrera Scrapyard, Moron, Moron de la Frontera & Dos Hermanas – Sunday 15th December 2019 (Grant Robinson)

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Hi all, An early start for two days away in Spain to see what the Airbus Military factory at Seville/San Pablo had in store for us and any other aviation items around the city of Seville. First up was Luton…. Signature Ramp (Stand 54): D-BEEP, Cessna Citation X, (750-0107) G-CGOA, Cessna Citation C550 (550-0183) G-IPAX, […]

Cambridge & Stansted – Tuesday 10th December 2019 (Grant Robinson)

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Hi all, A few hours were spent around Cambridge & Stansted on the morning of Tuesday 10th….. Cambridge 84001/841, Lockheed C-130E Hercules (Tp-84), Stored, Swedish Air Force (4039) 84003/843, Lockheed C-130H Hercules (Tp-84), Stored, Swedish Air Force (4628) EC-LJC, Cessna Citation Mustang (510-0355) G-BGXT, SOCATA TB Series Tobago (40) G-BOHJ, Cessna 152 (15280558) G-HERC, Cessna […]