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 (E.15-53)/E.15-56/211-01, Lockheed T-33A Shooting Star, On Display, Spanish (580-8389) Espartinas EC-EVL, PZL M-18 Dromader M-18A, Paintball Sevilla Surpaintball (1Z012-27) EC-GFQ, PZL M-18 Dromader M-18A, Paintball Sevilla […]

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 […]

Luton – Monday 9th December 2019 (Grant Robinson)

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Hi all, A report from a morning visit to Luton; Pond (Stand 16): 9H-VCO, Bombardier Challenger 350 (20642) G-SPCY, Embraer Legacy 650 (14501162) G-WIRG, Embraer Legacy 650 (14501184) N761LE, Gulfstream G650 (6108) N838KE, Gulfstream G550 (5398) OO-KOR, Cessna Citation CJ2 (525A0485) SP-TAT, Beech 400 A (RK-267) Signature Ramp (Stand 54): EC-LAE, Gulfstream G200 (219) G-CGOA, […]

Kidlington – Wednesday 4th & Thursday 5th December 2019 (Grant Robinson)

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Hi all, I was in search of the then recently arrived Nigerian King Air and DA42 G-LDGA which was also a recent arrival on the British Register. Wednesday 4th December 2-SLOW, Canadair Challenger 604 (5422) 5N-TAK, Beech 350 B350 (FL-356) CS-PHE, Embraer Phenom 300 (50500252) G-CLDK, Piper PA-28 Cherokee 161 Warrior II (28-8516068) G-CTCG, Diamond […]

Heathrow, Toulouse/Blagnac (Airfield, Airbus, Ailes Anciennes Toulouse & Aeroscopia), Toulouse/Francazal & Heathrow – Tuesday 12th November 2019 (Darren Kellett)

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What started off as a long couple of days (left home around midnight on Sunday night) ended up with the Toulouse Airbus day trip…… First stop, Heathrow, and noted whilst waiting to board G-EUUJ down to TLS, and whilst on the taxi out, were the following: 9M-MAD A350 Malaysia 9V-SKZ A380 Singapore 9V-SWJ 777 Singapore […]