Birrfeld – Sunday 1st May 2022 (John Tomlinson)

For me, a third visit to this friendly field. This time no one available to escort us, however the keys to the hangars were provided…… so on our way we go.

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Noted between 1000-1055hrs

About the field
HB-PHD Piper PA-28161 C/n 28-8016246 Private
HB-PMC Piper PA-28161 C/n 2816077 Fliegerschule Birrfeld
HB-CXN Reims-Cessna F.150M C/n 1343 Private
YL-LEI WSK-PZL An-2P C/n 1G177-56 Private
SE-LUV Yakovlev Yak-52 C/n 844707 Private
HB-EUP Robin DR.400180R C/n 780 Fliegerschule Birrfeld
HB-CBK Reims-Cessna F.150F C/n 26 Private
HB-CVM Reims-Cessna F.172K C/n 796 Private
D-ECPD Piper PA-28R-200 C/n 28R-7535180 Private
HB-WZW Aerospool WT-9LSA C/n DY459/2012LSA Private
HB-PQI Piper PA-28161 C/n 2841124 Fliegerschule Birrfeld
HB-RDN Noorduyn AT-16 Harvard IIb C/n 14-201 Flying League Birrfeld Coded U-323
HB-GAC Beech C-45 Expeditor C/n 8362 Private

HB-ZUE Eurocopter EC135T2+ C/n 672 Lions Air Skymedia
HB-1649 Schleicher ASK-21 C/n 21114 Akademische Fluggruppe Zurich Coded AJ
HB-2373 Diamond HK 36TTC C/n 36.633 Fliegerschule Birrfeld
HB-2401 Schleicher ASH-25M C/n 25244 Private

Hangar 1
N150EK Classic Aircraft Corp YMF-5C C/n F5C-8-150 Private
HB-UPH Bolkow Bo.208C C/n 676 Private
HB-KOE Robin DR.400180 C/n 2569 Motorfluggruppe Birrfeld
HB-UGH Aeronca 11 Chief C/n 11AC-1344 Private
HB-YNT Van’s RV-8 C/n 82467 Private
HB-NPS Pipistrel Virus S-Wing 121 C/n VSW1210042 Private

Hangar 2
HB-SCS HOAC DV 20 C/n 20.131 Fliegerschule Birrfeld
HB-SGH Diamond DA 20-C1 C/n C0599 Fliegerschule Birrfeld
HB-SCL HOAC DV 20 C/n 20.046 Fliegerschule Birrfeld
HB-YBY Rutan Long Ez C/n 1137 Flying League Birrfeld
HB-YIV Aero Designs PulsarXP C/n 404 Private
HB-YNV V-Plane Engineering Traveller TR230 C/n 003 Private
HB-SGF HOAC DV 20 C/n 20.088 Fliegerschule Birrfeld
HB-SCP HOAC DV 20 C/n 20.077 Fliegerschule Birrfeld
HB-5502 Pipistrel Taurus C/n 061T503 Private
HB-PMI Piper PA-28161 C/n 2841111 Fliegerschule Birrfeld
HB-SCZ Diamond DA 20-A1 C/n 10298 Fliegerschule Birrfeld
HB-CNY Reims-Cessna F.172N C/n 1681 Fliegerschule Birrfeld
HB-SCU HOAC DV 20 C/n 20.143 Fliegerschule Birrfeld
HB-PLY Piper PA-28181 C/n 2890095 Fliegerschule Birrfeld
HB-SGM HOAC DV 20 C/n 20.149 Fliegerschule Birrfeld
HB-EQG Robin DR.400180R C/n 1476 Fliegerschule Birrfeld
HB-UCT Gyroflug SC-01B-160Speed Canard C/n S-16 Private
HB-TZL Zlin Z.242L C/n 840 Fliegerschule Birrfeld
HB-PPT Piper PA-28181 C/n 2890163 Fliegerschule Birrfeld
HB-KHZ Robin DR.400180R C/n 2661 Fliegerschule Birrfeld
HB-CRD Cessna 172 C/n 36339 Private
N909TH Sukhoi Su-29 C/n 81-01 Private
HB-CVI Reims-Cessna F.177RG C/n 11 Private
HB-DFN Mooney M.20J C/n 24-0801 Private
HB-YJA Stoddard-Hamilton GlasairIII C/n 3282 Private

Hangar 3
HB-PMF Piper PA-28161 C/n 2816078 Fliegerschule Birrfeld
HB-YLL Van’s RV-6 C/n 25685 Private
HB-YNN Van’s RV-10 C/n 40511 Private
HB-YTB Van’s RV-7 C/n 73881 Private

Hangar 4
HB-CXA Cessna 177B C/n 177-02234 Private
HB-SCN HOAC DV 20 C/n 20.124 Fliegerschule Birrfeld
N14VH Cirrus Design SR-20 C/n 1115 Private

Hangar 5
HB-CDU Cessna 182P C/n 182-62790 Private
HB-YVJ Van’s RV-10 C/n 41015 Private
HB-KFT Robin DR.500200i C/n 32 Private
HB-CAX Cessna 170A C/n 19644 Private
N153XP Sport Performance Aviation Panther C/n 053 Private
HB-EHO Beech 33 C/n CD-132 Private
HB-EFP SAN Jodel DR.1050 C/n 338 Segel- und Motorfluggruppe Veterano
HB-YIQ Brditschka HB-207V-RG C/n 207-009 Private
HB-DET Mooney M.20E C/n 947 Private
HB-PKE Piper PA-28181 C/n 2890087 Private
HB-CGM Reims-Cessna F.177RG C/n 136 Private
N14YU American Aviation AG-5B C/n 10135 Private
HB-YMT Van’s RV-7A C/n 72072 Private
HB-ODZ Piper J/3C 90 C/n MDC-1049 Private Coded 43-30360
HB-EEN SAN Jodel DR.1050M1 C/n 610 Private
HB-OPL Piper PA-22150 C/n 22-2865 Private
HB-EMX Centre-Est DR.250160 C/n 25 Private
HB-UVG Bucker Bu.131B C/n 30 Segel- und Motorfluggruppe Veterano
HB-SVL Jodel D.112 C/n 459 Segel- und Motorfluggruppe Veterano
HB-OIX Rosgen EPR.301 C/n 1 Segel- und Motorfluggruppe Veterano

Hangar 6
HB-ZJE Eurocopter EC135P1 C/n 6 Skymedia

Hangar 7
HB-YKP Stoddard-Hamilton GlaStar GS-1 C/n 5794 Private
HB-YMC Vogelsang Votec 322 C/n 04-007 Private
HB-CQF Cessna 172M C/n 172-61782 Private
HB-PBW Piper PA-28181 C/n 28-7790603 Private
HB-YIS Neico Lancair 360 C/n 873-320-670 Private
HB-TCD Zlin Z.143L C/n 22 Private
HB-YMI Neico Lancair Legacy 2000 C/n L2K-210 Private
HB-PLE Piper PA-46310P C/n 4608121 Private
HB-UEG Bolkow Bo.209 C/n 195 Private

HB-YBS Rutan Vari Eze C/n 1924 Private
N64SC Christen Eagle II C/n 4118 Private
HB-SEX DKW-Erla ME.5A C/n 14 Segel- und Motorfluggruppe Veterano
HB-PAF Piper PA-28180 C/n 28-7505200 Private
HB-SDD Diamond DA 40D-TDI C/n D4.017 Private
HB-KAH Socata TB-20 C/n 425 Private
N46U Piper PA-46310P C/n 4608072 Private
HB-YIW Denney Kitfox C/n C94030015 Private
HB-YLB Vogelsang Votec 322C C/n 02-004 Private
HB-CZM Cessna T.182T C/n T182-08784 Private
HB-UXN Bolkow Bo.208C C/n 513 Private
D-EOGB Piper PA-46310P C/n 4608070 Private
HB-DHI Mooney M.20J C/n 24-1039 Private
N121MC Stinson L-5 B Sentinel C/n 76-1684 Private Marked 299186

Hangar 8
HB-SDM Diamond DA 42 C/n 42.039 Private
HB-YDH Brandli BX-2 C/n 142 Private
HB-SOP Jodel D.11 C/n 931 Private
N676MA Piper PA-46500TP C/n 4697407 Private
HB-WGB DTA J-RO C/n 043 Private
HB-YPR Vogelsang Votec 322 C/n 08-009 Private
HB-DIO Mooney M.20R C/n 29-0034 Private
HB-PBB Piper PA-28151 C/n 28-7415062 Private
HB-YAF Van’s RV-14A C/n 140489 Private
HB-PQG Piper PA-28R-201T C/n 28R-7803047 Private
HB-YJR Wheeler Express S-90 C/n 2501 Private
HB-YPB Denney Kitfox C/n C94110080 Private
HB-YMP Van’s RV-7A C/n 71849 Private
D-EXSH Aerostyle Breezer C/n 023LSA Private
HB-YNC Van’s RV-7A C/n 72889 Private
HB-TOP Cessna 182T C/n 182-81060 Private
HB-EVP SIAI-Marchetti S.208 C/n 44652 Private
??? Unknown Aircraft C/n Unknown Private
HB-NCT Rockwell Commander 112A C/n 442 Private
HB-NCY Rockwell Commander 112A C/n 188 Private
HB-WAI Ikarus Comco C-42 C/n 1909-7575 Private
HB-YJU Aero Designs Pulsar XP C/n 362 Private
N517CB Mooney M.20R C/n 29-0466 Private
HB-LUU Tecnam P.2006T C/n 22 Private
HB-YNJ Neico Lancair Legacy 2000 C/n L2K-209 Private
HB-YIF Aerostyle Breezer C/n 013 Private
HB-YMJ Van’s RV-14A C/n 140427 Private
HB-SDT Diamond DA 40D-TDI C/n D4.228 Private

Hangar 9
HB-1591 Schleicher ASK-21 C/n 21102 Fliegerschule Birrfeld
HB-1590 Schleicher ASK-21 C/n 21101 Fliegerschule Birrfeld

Hangar 10
HB-576 Schleicher Ka.4 C/n 182 Private
HB-2496 Schempp-Hirth ArcusT C/n 66 Private Coded 1L
HB-3263 Schempp-Hirth Duo Discus C/n 182 Private
HB-2457 Schempp-Hirth Duo DiscusT C/n Unknown Segelfluggruppe Birrfeld-SFB Coded TQ

Hangar 11
HB-RBB Boeing Stearman Kaydet N2S-4 C/n 75-3286 Private
HB-OIA Piper L-4J Grasshopper C/n 12619 Fluggruppe Albatros
HB-KEV Oberlerchner Job 15180/2 C/n 64 Fluggruppe Albatros
HB-OCI Piper L-4J Grasshopper C/n 12704 Fluggruppe Albatros

Gate Guard
HB-HEW FFA AS 202 15 Bravo C/n 018 Preserved


Waltenschwil~Aargau 1st May 2022

On our way to our next port of call, a quick look at a restaurant and it eye catcher on a plinth.

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Noted at 1330hrs

Displayed outside Kart-Bart-Wohlen AG, Grundistrasse 17. Auctioned off by Air Force 26-11-04.

GPS: N47.32584, E8.29626

R-2104 Dassault Mirage III RS C/n 1026 Preserved


Schupfart~Aargau 1st May 2022

Penultimate airfield of the day and what a view you get from this location, stunning.

A friendly welcome, a guided tour and commentary as we viewed it residents, visitors and views.

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Noted between 1415-1445hrs

Gate Guard
J-1648 de Havilland DH-112 Venom FB.50 C/n 858 Preserved

About the field
HB-POE Piper PA-28161 C/n 2841296 Motorfluggruppe Fricktal
HB-KCI Christen Husky A-1 C/n 1079 Segelfluggruppe Basel Fricktal

HB-3472 DG Flugzeugbau DG-1000S C/n 10-254 Private Coded BF2
HB-POF Piper PA-28161 C/n 2841294 Motorfluggruppe Fricktal
HB-SDJ Diamond DA 40 C/n 40.393 Motorfluggruppe Fricktal
HB-PBH Piper PA-28181 C/n 28-7790151 Motorfluggruppe Fricktal
HB-PBV Piper PA-28181 C/n 28-7790562 Motorfluggruppe Fricktal
HB-2447 Schleicher ASG-29E C/n 29570 Private Coded 69

Aeroclub Hangar
HB-KAC Robin R.2160D C/n 134 Private
HB-KMF Tecnam P.2008JC C/n 1006 Motorfluggruppe Fricktal
N7188X Cessna 150A C/n 150-59288 Private
HB-PLQ Piper PA-18150 C/n 1809112 Motorfluggruppe Fricktal
HB-SOG Jodel D.112 C/n 490 Private
HB-KMY Aviat HuskyA-1B C/n 2442 Private
HB-YWS Aero Designs Pulsar XP C/n 324 Private
HB-OHN Piper PA-28140 C/n 28-26401 Private
HB-PNB Piper PA-28181 C/n 2890218 Private
HB-PIG Piper PA-28R-201 C/n 28R-7837261 Motorfluggruppe Fricktal
HB-CLS Cessna 172P C/n 172-76640 Air-Fribourg Services

Gliding Club Hangar
HB-87 Schneider DFS 108-49 C/n 90 Segelfluggruppe Basel Fricktal
HB-2356 Schempp-Hirth Duo DiscusT C/n 275 Segelfluggruppe Basel Fricktal Coded BSL
HB-2087 Grob G.109B C/n 6258 Segelfluggruppe Basel Fricktal
HB-595 Schleicher Ka.4 C/n 261 Segelfluggruppe Basel Fricktal
HB-212 Spalinger S-18II A C/n Unknown Private

Over Schupfart~Aargau 1st May 2022
HB-CWY Cessna 182P C/n 182-63877 Private