Trip Reports

Far East Trip Day 1 – Seoul Incheon 5th October 2019

The trip started on the 4th of October at London Heathrow, and with the car disposed of I made my way into terminal 3 for the formalities. I had booked an open jaw business class ticket with Finnair flying to Incheon via Helsinki, and back from Taipei to Heathrow via Hong Kong and Helsinki a … Continue reading Far East Trip Day 1 – Seoul Incheon 5th October 2019

London Heathrow 19/9/19 (06:30-07:30) & (13:00 – 18:00)

Runways in use 09L/R The following is a report from two trips to Heathrow on the same day, firstly at 06:30 for an hour en-route to a meeting, and then again in the afternoon on the way back. In the morning I stopped at the Renaissance Hotel car park, on the northside, and purchased a … Continue reading London Heathrow 19/9/19 (06:30-07:30) & (13:00 – 18:00)

LAA Rally, Sywell, 1st September 2019

A Further visit the great LAA Rally on the final day (Sunday). Sun 01 Sep 2019 Sywell (Exibition Area) Missed from Friday G-VOLO Alpi Pioneer 300 PFA 330-14389 Private Sun 01 Sep 2019 Sywell D-EFQE Bolkow Bo.207 266 Private https://flic.kr/p/2h8Xsgp D-EGDC Grumman American AA-5B Tiger AA5B-0728 Private https://flic.kr/p/2h8Xs7G EI-AFZ/WK642 de Havilland DHC-1 Chipmunk 22 C1/0659 … Continue reading LAA Rally, Sywell, 1st September 2019

LAA Rally, Sywell, Friday 30th August 2019 PART 2

Sywell Friday 30 Aug 19 Continued G-CEWR Aeroprakt A-22 L Foxbat PFA 317A-14736 Private https://flic.kr/p/2h8uF2j G-CEYK Europa Aviation Europa XS PFA 247-14476 Private G-CEZS Zenith Zenair Zodiac CH 601 HDS PFA 162-14030 Private https://flic.kr/p/2h8s5VU G-CFDI Vans RV-6 23116 Private https://flic.kr/p/2h8uELK G-CFKB CZAW Sportcruiser LAA 338-14766 Private G-CGIL CZAW Sportcruiser LAA 338-14856 Private https://flic.kr/p/2h8uEzN G-CGML TL … Continue reading LAA Rally, Sywell, Friday 30th August 2019 PART 2

LAA Rally Sywell Friday 30th August 2019 – PART 1

The annual LAA Rally at Sywell Airfield, was visited on 2 separate days namely Friday 30-8-19 9:30-16:00 and Sunday 1-9-19 9:30-13:00. Free parking, and a £12 entry for non LAA members - which covers all 3 days of the event - is very good value, and gets you access to the exhibition area. Airside access … Continue reading LAA Rally Sywell Friday 30th August 2019 – PART 1

RIAT Fairford 20-7-19

Sat 20 Jul 2019 Fairford -------------------------------------- 00-3002 McDonnell Douglas F-15E Eagle E229 United States Air Force (NATO Flypast) 036 Raytheon Aircraft Company T-6A Texan II PG-36 Greek Air Force https://flic.kr/p/2gDtvnt 06 BLUE Alenia C-27J 4115 Lithuanian Air Force https://flic.kr/p/2gD1dGK 08-0051 Bell/Boeing CV-22B Osprey D1042 United States Air Force https://flic.kr/p/2gDuLMA 10-0052 Bell/Boeing CV-22B Osprey D1028 United … Continue reading RIAT Fairford 20-7-19

Turweston and London Luton 14th July 2019

The weekend of the British Grand Prix, is always a great weekend for aviation, and when the Grand prix coincides with the Wimbledon mens final, its even better. Race sunday is a great day for helicopter movements, with numerous machines operating to the circuit. Prior to the race commencing, the airspace around the circuit is … Continue reading Turweston and London Luton 14th July 2019