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

Posted Leave a commentPosted in UK Airfield Visit

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)

Posted Leave a commentPosted in Foreign Airfield Visit, Past Tours, UK Airfield Visit

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 […]

Stansted, Bremen, Hamburg/Finkenwerder, Oyten, Bremen & Stansted – Monday 11th November 2019 (Darren Kellett)

Posted Leave a commentPosted in Foreign Airfield Visit, Past Tours, UK Airfield Visit

Setting off from Leyland around midnight Sunday night, made it to Grant’s and then after picking Tony up, it was round to Stansted to meet Garry, Guy and Dean for the Ryanair flight to Bremen. A few noted at STANSTED before our flight: 9H-BIG A340 Air Charter X 9H-QAH 737 Malta Air A7-BFC 777F Qatar […]

Kirton in Lindsey – Wednesday 30th October 2019 (John Tomlinson)

Posted Leave a commentPosted in UK Airfield Visit

Next stop and last visited in May 2010 was Kirton-in-Lyndsey Lincs. I remember a friendly welcome on that occasion and we received another today. A High Viz jacket was required for the walk about the ramp. Photographs at: https://www.flickr.com/photos/jlt_egcc74/albums/72157711570626668 Regards John Trip Airfield Albums https://www.flickr.com/photos/jlt_egcc74/albums Country Folders https://www.flickr.com/photos/jlt_egcc74/collections Noted between 1307-1327hrs Hangar G-DEXA Grob G.103A […]

Luton – Tuesday 29th October 2019 (Grant Robinson)

Posted Leave a commentPosted in UK Airfield Visit

Hi all, An early morning visit here around 6am found the following to be present; Pond (Stand 16): ES-PHR, Hawker 750 (HB-33) F-HFIP, Bombardier Global 6000 (9567) G-WIRG, Embraer Legacy 650 (14501184) N588FX, Bombardier Challenger 350 (20714) N650VC, Gulfstream G650 ER (6244) OE-FAT, Cessna Citation Mustang (510-0312) SP-TTA, Beech 400 (RK-598) TC-TOS, Dassault Falcon 2000S […]

Luton, Paris/Charles de Gaulle, Le Bourget, Creteil, Paris/Orly, Paray-Vieille-Poste, La Ferte-Alais, Etampes/Mondesir & Orleans/Bricy – Sunday 20th October 2019 (Grant Robinson)

Posted Leave a commentPosted in Foreign Airfield Visit, Past Tours, UK Airfield Visit

Hi all, The opportunity came about to visit the Conservatoire d’Aeronefs non Operationnels Preserves et Exposes musem at Chateaudun and so two days were set aside to do this and the Musée Volant Salis at La Ferte-Alais. First stop was Luton. On this occasion, the bizjets were spurned in favour of allowing enough time to […]