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Monday, August 31, 2009

EVENTS for 31st August

On 31st August 1941 Battle I L5637 of 7 AGS dived into the sea 5 miles off Porthcawl for unknown reasons.

Also on 31st August 1941 Spitfire I X4901 of 53 OTU stalled on landing at Llandow causing the undercarriage to be torn off.

LOG's for 31st August

1977 Rhoose
G-ANXB de Havilland DH-114 Heron 1B Peters Aviation c/n 14048
G-AXTX Jodel D.112 Private c/n 1077
G-AYBP Jodel D.112 Private c/n 1131
G-AZSY Piper PA-24 260B Comanche Private c/n 24-4438
G-BDAM Noorduyn AT-16 Harvard IIB Private c/n 14-726
N890A Gulfstream G2B Private c/n 16
Log credit IanG

1978 Rhoose
EC-CTT Douglas DC-9 34CF Aviaco c/n 47706
EI-BBI Socata MS.892E 150ST Rallye Private c/n 2663
F-BSTJ Socata MS.880B Rallye Club Private c/n 1277
G-AOHS Vickers Viscount 802 Fire Section c/n 167
G-AOHV Vickers Viscount 802 British Airways c/n 170
G-ASPL Avro 748 2A/108 Dan-Air c/n 1560
G-ATMT Piper PA-30 160 Twin Comanche Private c/n 30-439
G-ATOO Piper PA-28 140 Cherokee Private c/n 28-21668
G-ATST Socata MS.893A 180 Rallye Commodore Private c/n 10618
G-ATTI Piper PA-28 140 Cherokee Private c/n 28-21951
G-AVBP Piper PA-28 140 Cherokee Private c/n 28-22582
G-AXCK BAC 1-11 401AK Dan-Air c/n 090
G-AYRP Reims-Cessna FA.150L Private c/n 0101
G-AYVV Socata ST-10 Diplomate Private c/n 126
G-AZOE Victa Airtourer T.2 Private c/n A.528
G-AZZE Beech A23 Musketeer Sport III Private c/n MB-200
G-BASO Lake LA-4 Buccaneer Private c/n 358
G-BAXI Piper PA-39 C/R 160 Twin Comanche Private c/n 39-5
G-BBVE Cessna 340 Private c/n 34-0304
G-BDRC Vickers Viscount 838 Intra Airways c/n 52
G-BEXM Partenavia P.68B Private c/n 111
G-BFDR Beech B60 Duke Private c/n P-399
G-BWAL Piper PA-31 350 Navajo Chieftain Air Wales c/n 31-7652093
G-CELT Embraer Emb-110P2 Bandeirante Air Wales c/n 110161
Log credit IanG

1984 Rhoose
C-GXRB Douglas DC-10 30F Wardair c/n 46976
G-BHNY Cessna 425 Conquest I Private c/n 425-0090
Log credit IanG

2000 St Athan
XV104/- primer VC-10 C.1K St Athan MU-no marks
XX200/- gloss black Hawk T.1A St Athan MU-no marks c/s "STN 02" (landed 14:40)
XZ366/FS grey Jaguar GR.3 St Athan MU-41Sqdn marks
XZ591/- Sea King HAR.3 203[R]Sqdn/St Mawgan c/s "SAREX 36" (landed 14:55 and departed 15:30)
ZA140/A grey VC-10 K.2 St Athan MU-Ex 101Sqdn
ZA141/B hemp VC-10 K.2 St Athan MU-101Sqdn marks
ZA143/D hemp VC-10 K.2 St Athan MU-stripped for scrapping
ZA144/E grey VC-10 K.2 St Athan MU-101Sqdn marks
ZA564/TJ green/grey camo Tornado GR.1 15[R]Sqdn/Lossiemouth c/s "LOS 537"
ZG512/- grey Harrier GR.7 St Athan MU-no marks
Log credit IanG & Bill Hodges

2004 Rhoose
G-BYAI Boeing 757-204 Britannia Airways c/n 26967
Log credit Colin Cole

Sunday, August 30, 2009

EVENTS for 30th August

On 30th August 1942 Magister I T9762 of 57 OTU ran out of fuel and crashed near Aberdaron.

LOG's for 30th August - 2 pics

1978 Rhoose
EI-BCL Cessna 182P Private c/n 182-64300
G-ATID Cessna 337 Super Skymaster Private c/n 337-0239
G-AWUT Reims-Cessna F.150J Private c/n 0405
G-AXEC Cessna 182M Private c/n 182-59491
G-BCIO Piper PA-39 C/R 160 Twin Comanche Private c/n 39-15
G-CELT Embraer Emb-110P2 Bandeirante Air Wales c/n 110161
Log credit IanG

1979 Rhoose
EI-AWO Piper PA-22 160 Tri-Pacer Private c/n 22-6411
F-BSJY Robin HR.100 200B Royal Private c/n 03
G-ATMJ Avro 748 2A/225 Dan-Air c/n 1593
G-ATOO Piper PA-28 140 Cherokee Private c/n 28-21668
G-AVCY Piper PA-30 160B Twin Comanche Private c/n 30-1367
G-AVYX Agusta-Bell AB.206B Jet Ranger Private c/n 8025
G-AWTR Beech A23 Musketeer Sport Private c/n MB-411
G-AXEC Cessna 182M Private c/n 182-59491
G-AXIP Piper PA-28 140B Cherokee Private c/n 28-25790
G-AYPJ Piper PA-28 180E Cherokee Private c/n 28-5821
G-BBCC Piper PA-23 250D Aztec Private c/n 27-4317
G-BCZR Vickers Viscount 838 Dan-Air c/n 446
G-BFLH Piper PA-34 200T Seneca II Private c/n 34-7870065
G-BGET Piper PA-38 112 Tomahawk Private c/n 38-78A0797
G-BGGG Piper PA-38 112 Tomahawk Private c/n 38-79A0163
G-BGLA Piper PA-38 112 Tomahawk Private c/n 38-78A0741
G-BGVL Piper PA-38 112 Tomahawk Private c/n 38-78A0263
G-BRFG Cessna 340A Private c/n 340A-0012
G-HARV Piper PA-23 250F Aztec Private c/n 27-7754002
N23M Gulfstream G2 3M Company c/n 105
G2 N23M Rhoose 1
G2 N23M Rhoose

(IanG)
N60253 Beech E90 King Air Private c/n LW-321
Log credit IanG

1979 OTT
64-0631/- (-) white/grey C-141A Starlifter 437thAMW/Charleston AFB, SC
66-0140/- (-)white/grey C-141A Starlifter 438thAMW/McGuire AFB, NJ
66-8306/- (-)white/grey C-5A Galaxy 60thMAW/Travis AFB, CA
N107WA Douglas DC-10 30CF World Airways c/n 46836
N1624 Gulfstream G2 SP Private c/n 33
N8765 Douglas DC-8 61 Capitol International Airways c/n 46016
N912CL Douglas DC-8 61 Capitol International Airways c/n 45908
Log credit IanG

1982 Rhoose
EI-BIC Reims-Cessna F.172N Private c/n 1965
G-AVFZ Piper PA-28 140 Cherokee Private c/n 28-22767
G-AVSC Piper PA-28 180C Cherokee Private c/n 28-4193
G-BBKC Reims-Cessna F.172M Private c/n 1049
G-RUSH Cessna 404 Titan Private c/n 404-0063
Log credit IanG

1990 St Athan
ZA376/JL green/grey camo Tornado GR.1 St Athan MU-27Sqdn marks
ZD810/- green/grey camo Tornado GR.1 St Athan MU-no marks
Log credit IanG

1995 St Athan
85+01/- green CH-53G Jolly Green Giant MHFTR-35/Mendig, Germany c/s "German Army E224" (to Castle Martin)
WG479/F red/white Chipmunk T.10 3AEF/Colern c/s "AED 351"
WG480/D red/white Chipmunk T.10 3AEF/Colerne c/s "AED 351"
XZ385/- grey Jaguar GR.1 St Athan MU-no marks
XZ616/2 green/grey camo Lynx AH.7 656Sqdn/Dishforth c/s "Armyair 589"
ZD438/- grey Harrier GR.7 St Athan MU-no marks
ZE808/- a/s grey Tornado F.3 St Athan MU-no marks
Log credit IanG

1996 St Athan
XX738/- grey Jaguar GR.1A St Athan MU-no marks
ZA325/B-03 green/grey camo Tornado GR.1T TTE/Cottesmore c/s "COT 860" (overshoot)
ZA471/- grey Tornado GR.1 St Athan MU-no marks
ZD901/- a/s grey Tornado F.2T St Athan MU-229OCU marks
Log credit IanG

2000 St Athan
XX139/T grey Jaguar T.4 St Athan MU-no marks
XX200/- gloss black Hawk T.1A St Athan MU-no marks c/s "STN 02" (departed 14:03)
XX842/- grey Jaguar T.4 St Athan MU-no marks (tugged from hangar to Northside)
XZ497/- grey Sea Harrier F/A.2 St Athan MU-no marks c/s "STN 02" (departed 13:00 and landed back 13:10)
ZA612/TZ grey Tornado GR.1/4 St Athan MU-no marks
ZE396/- red/white HS125 CC.3 32[TR]Sqdn/Northolt c/s "Ascot 1765"

ZE834/CX a/s grey Tornado F.3 St Athan MU-no marks c/s "STN 04" (departed 13:12)
ZG512/- grey Harrier GR.7 St Athan MU-no marks (out of tester 12:15)
Log credit Bill Hodges

2001 Rhoose
1213/- sand camo C-130H Hercules Transport Wing/Bateem AB, United Arab Emirates
Log credit IanG

2001 St Athan
XX190/190 gloss black Hawk T.1A 4FTS/Valley c/s "VYT 92"
XX191/191 gloss black Hawk T.1A 4FTS/Valley c/s "VYT 73"
XX203/203 gloss black Hawk T.1A St Athan MU-no marks c/s "STN 02"
XX303/303 gloss black Hawk T.1A 4FTS/Valley
XX737/EE grey Jaguar GR.3 St Athan MU-6Sqdn marks (compass bay)
ZA463/FK grey Tornado GR.1/4 St Athan MU-12Sqdn marks
ZA547/DC grey Tornado GR.1/4 St Athan MU-31Sqdn marks
ZA606/- grey Tornado GR.1/4 St Athan MU-no marks c/s "STN 03"
ZD895/S grey Tornado GR.1/4 St Athan MU-2Sqdn marks c/s "STN 01"
ZE411/- blue A.109 8Flight/Hereford c/s "8MC 11" (overfly)
ZE839/- a/s grey Tornado F.3 St Athan MU-no marks
Log credit IanG

2002 Rhoose
G-ERJB Embraer ERJ-145EP British Airways CitiExpress c/n 1450237
Log credit Colin Cole

2002 St Athan
XX205/205 gloss black Hawk T.1A 208[R]Sqdn/4FTS/Valley c/s "VYT 49" (landed 11:15)
XZ377/EG grey Jaguar GR.3 St Athan MU-6Sqdn marks (engine runs 10:40)
ZA601/T-TE grey Tornado GR.1/4 St Athan MU-15[R]Sqdn marks c/s "STN 04" (departed to the North 10:10)
ZE729/YR a/s grey Tornado F.3 St Athan MU-no marks (tugged to main 11:45 and back to hangar 12:40)
ZG795/WD a/s grey Tornado F.3 St Athan MU-no marks (to main 09:00)
Log Credit Bill Hodges

2005 Rhoose
EC-FZE British Aerospace 146-200QT TNT Airways
EI-CJG Boeing 737 204 Ryanair c/n 22058
G-BRIG Boeing 767 204ER ThomsonFly c/n 24757
G-BSDL Socata TB-10 Tobago Private c/n 156
G-BYSN Rans S.6 Coyote II Private c/n PFA 204-13459
G-OBMP Boeing 737 3Q8 bmi baby c/n 24963
G-OOAP Airbus A320 214 First Choice Airways c/n 1306
G-TAWE Aerospatiale ATR-42 320 Air Wales c/n 371
N404QS Gulfstream G4 SP NetJets c/n 1304
N508QS Gulfstream G5 NetJets c/n 631
PH-JCT Fokker F-70 KLM cityhopper c/n 11537
Log credit IanG & Colin Cole

Saturday, August 29, 2009

EVENTS for 29th August

On 29th August 1942 Beaufighter IIF T3039 of 125 Sqn hit huts on take-off from Fairwood Common and crashed.

LOG's for 29th August

1978 Rhoose
G-APEY Vickers Viscount 806 British Airways c/n 382
G-ATOO Piper PA-28 140 Cherokee Private c/n 28-21668
G-ATTI Piper PA-28 140 Cherokee Private c/n 28-21951
G-AVGB Piper PA-28 140 Cherokee Private c/n 28-22772
G-AWKM Beagle B121 100 Pup Private c/n B017
G-AXIP Piper PA-28 140B Cherokee Private c/n 28-25790
G-BADR Boeing 737 204 Britannia Airways c/n 20633
G-BASO Lake LA-4 180 Buccaneer Private c/n 358
G-BBVE Cessna 340 Private c/n 340-0304
G-BEUR Reims-Cessna F.172M Private c/n 1491
G-BFDR Beech B60 Duke Private c/n P-399
OY-CBW Swearingen SA.226T Merlin IIIA Private c/n T.283
Log credit IanG

1979 Rhoose
EC-BIB Sud Aviation SE.210 Caravelle Transeuropa c/n 223
EI-AWO Piper PA-22 160 Tri-Pacer Private c/n 22-6411
F-BSJY Robin HR.100 200B Royal Private c/n 03
G-AOJE Vickers Viscount 802 British Airways c/n 154
G-ATMJ Avro 748 2A/225 Dan-Air c/n 1593
G-AVCY Piper PA-30 160B Twin Comanche Private c/n 30-1367
G-AWSL Piper PA-28 180D Cherokee Private c/n 28-4907
G-AWTR Beech A23 Musketeer Sport Private c/n MB-411
G-AXEC Cessna 182M Private c/n 182-59491
G-AXIP Piper PA-28 140B Cherokee Private c/n 28-25790
G-AYPJ Piper PA-28 180E Cherokee Private c/n 28-5821
G-AYRG Reims-Cessna F.172K Private c/n 0761
G-AZKG Reims-Cessna F.172L Private c/n 0825
G-BBCC Piper PA-23 250D Aztec Private c/n 27-4317
G-BCZR Vickers Viscount 838 Dan-Air c/n 446
G-BFLH Piper PA-34 200T Seneca II Private c/n 34-7870065
G-BGET Piper PA-38 112 Tomahawk Private c/n 38-78A0797
G-BGGG Piper PA-38 112 Tomahawk Private c/n 38-79A0163
G-BGLA Piper PA-38 112 Tomahawk Private c/n 38-78A0741
G-BGVL Piper PA-38 112 Tomahawk Private c/n 38-78A0263
G-BGXB Piper PA-38 112 Tomahawk Private c/n 38-79A1007
G-BRFG Cessna 340A Private c/n 340A-0012
G-DJBI Cessna 550/551 Citation II SP Private c/n 550-0030
G-HARV Piper PA-23 250F Aztec Private c/n 27-7754002
N60253 Beech E90 King Air Private c/n LW-321
Log credit IanG

1979 OTT
HZ-DAT Boeing 707 123B Private c/n 17644
JY-AFD Learjet 35A Private c/n 35-071
N107WA Douglas DC-10 30CF World Airways c/n 46836
Log credit IanG

1980 Rhoose
EC-ASN Douglas DC-8 52 Aviaco c/n 45659
G-AVRO Boeing 737 204 Britannia Airways c/n 19712
Log credit IanG

1982 Rhoose
G-BDLT Rockwell 112A Commander Private c/n 363
Log credit IanG

1984 St Athan
XW360/- red/white Jet Provost T.5A 7FTS/Church Fenton
ZD710/- green/grey camo Tornado GR.1 St Athan MU-no marks
ZD743/- green/grey camo Tornado GR.1 St Athan MU-no marks
Log credit IanG

1984 OTT
70-0455/- (-)white/grey C-5A Galaxy 436thMAW/Dover AFB, DE (UG1 WB 10:00)
Log credit IanG

2002 St Athan
ZD330/II grey Harrier GR.7 St Athan MU-no marks (tugged to hangar from Northside)
ZA601/T-TE grey Tornado GR.1/4 St Athan MU-15[R]Sqdn marks c/s "STN 01" (departed 13:00 and landed back 13:25 after an ILS at Cardiff)
ZD713/- grey Tornado GR.1/4 St Athan MU-no marks (to metro 14:00)
ZD741/BZ grey Tornado GR.1/4 St Athan MU-14Sqdn marks c/s "STN 04" (landed 14:25)
ZG795/WD a/s grey Tornado F.3 St Athan MU-no marks (tugged to main 13:40)
ZG857/- grey Harrier GR.7 St Athan MU-no marks (at hangar 09:15)
G-OAMT PA-31 350 Navajo Chieftain Centreline c/s "Clifton 2" (departed 09:35)
Log credit Bill Hodges

2005 Rhoose
C-GZMM Boeing 767-328ER Zoom Airlines c/n 27136
EI-CNV Boeing 737 230 Ryanair c/n 22128
EI-DJU Boeing 737 86N Futura International Airways c/n 28619
G-BCUS Scottish Aviation SA.120 Bulldog Private c/n 373
G-BRIG Boeing 767 204ER ThomsonFly c/n 24757
G-CHGL Bell Helicopters 206 B-2 Jet Ranger II Private c/n 1669
G-STRA Boeing 737-3S3 Astraeus c/n 24059
G-WAFU Robinson R44 Raven Private c/n 1364
LX-ONE Learjet 35A Private c/n 35-417
N2401Z Piper PA-23 250F Aztec Private c/n 27-8054034
N508QS Gulfstream G5 NetJets c/n 631
PH-OFI Fokker F-100 KLM cityhopper c/n 11279
TC-APF Boeing 737 86N Pagasus Airlines c/n 28642
TC-OAK Airbus A321 231 Onur Air c/n 0954
Log credit IanG & Colin Cole

Friday, August 28, 2009

EVENTS for 28th August

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LOG's for 28th August

1978 Rhoose
EC-CGP Douglas DC-9 32 Aviaco c/n 47642
G-ATOO Piper PA-28 140 Cherokee Private c/n 28-21668
G-ATTI Piper PA-28 140 Cherokee Private c/n 28-21951
G-AVGB Piper PA-28 140 Cherokee Private c/n 28-22772
G-AXIP Piper PA-28 140B Cherokee Private c/n 28-25790
G-AYWT AIA Stampe SV.4C Private c/n 1111
G-BAKF Bell Helicopters 206 B-2 Jet Ranger II Private c/n 854
G-BBVE Cessna 340 Private c/n 340-0304
G-BFDR Beech B60 Duke Private c/n P-399
G-BWAL Piper PA-31 350 Navajo Chieftain Air Wales c/n 31-7652093
G-CELT Embraer Emb-110P2 Bandeirante Air Wales c/n 110161
HB-VFK Learjet 35A Private c/n 35-118
N51BJ Piper PA-31T Cheyenne II Private c/n 31T-7720011
Log credit IanG

1979 Rhoose
9J-ADY Boeing 707 349C Zambia Airways c/n 18976
G-AZBC Piper PA-39 C/R 160 Twin Comanche Private c/n 39-111
Log credit IanG

1979 OTT
66-7951/- (-)white/grey Unit ?
N107WA Douglas DC-10 30CF World Airways c/n 46836
Log credit IanG

1982 Rhoose
G-AZSW Beagle B121 100 Pup Private c/n B140
G-BAGR Robin DR.400 140 Earl Private c/n 753
G-BECG Boeing 737 204 Britannia Airways c/n 21335
G-BGPU Piper PA-28 140 Cherokee Private c/n 28-7325282
G-BIVV American Aviation AA-5A Cheetah Private c/n 0857
LZ-BTU Tupolev Tu-154 B2 Balkan c/n 81A484
Log credit IanG

1984 Rhoose
G-BGEM Partenavia P.68B Private c/n 165
G-BJNF Reims-Cessna F.152 Private c/n 1882
G-BTIE Socata TB-10 Tobago Private c/n 187
G-MCAH Aerospatiale AS.355 F1 Ecureuil II Private c/n 5120
Log credit IanG

1984 OTT
G-BFSO Hawker Siddeley 125 700A Private c/n 257028
G-JJSG Learjet 35A Private c/n 35-324
N103WA Douglas DC-10 30CF World Airways c/n 46975
N4727U Boeing 747 122 United Airlines c/n 19883
N748MN Gulfstream G2 SP Private c/n 215
N8000 Bombardier 600 Challenger Private c/n 1076
Log credit IanG

1990 St Athan
WP914/B red/white Chipmunk T.10 6AEF/Abingdon
WP962/V red/white Chipmunk T.10 3AEF/Filton
XZ147/- grey Harrier T.4A St Athan MU-no marks
ZA541/541 green/grey camo Tornado GR.1 St Athan MU-TWCU/45Sqdn marks
Log credit IanG

1991 St Athan
XT896/- a/s grey Phantom FGR.2 St Athan MU-no marks
XX167/167 red/white Hawk T.1 St Athan MU-no marks
ZB605/- grey Harrier T.4N St Athan MU-no marks
ZD613/- grey Sea Harrier FRS.1 St Athan MU-no marks
ZD667/- green/grey camo Harrier GR.3 St Athan MU-no marks c/s "STN 02"
Log credit IanG

2002 St Athan
XX200/CF gloss black Hawk T.1A St Athan MU-100Sqdn marks (tugged Northside 15:00)
XX245/245 gloss black Hawk T.1A St Athan MU-no marks c/s "STN 04" (departed 11:40 and landed back 11:55)
XX250/250 gloss black Hawk T.1A St Athan MU-no marks c/s "STN 04" (departed 09:25 and landed back 10:25)
XX283/283 gloss black Hawk T.1A 4FTS/Valley c/s "VYT 64" (overshoot 13:50)
XX295/295 gloss black Hawk T.1A 208[R]Sqdn/4FTS/Valley c/s "VYT 65" (5 X rollers and departed 09:50)
XX338/- gloss black Hawk T.1A St Athan MU-no marks (tugged to hangar 09:10)
XX348/348 gloss black Hawk T.1A 19[R]Sqdn/4FTS/Valley c/s "VYT 85" (landed 10:10 and departed 12:00)
XX835/FY grey Jaguar T.4 St Athan MU-41Sqdn marks c/s "STN 01" (landed 11:50)
ZA601/T-TE grey Tornado GR.1/4 St Athan MU-15[R]Sqdn marks
ZE756/- a/s grey Tornado F.3 St Athan MU-AWC marks (tugged from storage to hangar 76 11:00)
G-WIZO PA-34 220T Seneca III (departed 08:55)
Log credit Bill Hodges

2004 Rhoose
G-ZAPK BAE146-200QT Titan Airways c/n E2148
Log credit Colin Cole

2005 Rhoose
G-CIVP Boeing 747 436 British Airways c/n 28850
G-GTDK Airbus A320 231 My Travel c/n 0338
PH-KZM Fokker F-70 KLM cityhopper c/n 11561
Log credit IanG

Thursday, August 27, 2009

EVENTS for for 27th August

On 27th August 1941 Spitfire I X4474 of 53 OTU suffered an u/c collapse on landing at RAF Llandow. Repaired on site by 3rd September.

LOG's for 27th August

1977 Rhoose
A4O-BU BAC 1-11 432FD Gulf Air c/n 157
G-BBJT Robin HR.200 Club Private c/n 07
G-BCVV Piper PA-28 151 Warrior Private c/n 28-7515121
Log credit IanG

1978 Rhoose
G-ATOO Piper PA-28 140 Cherokee Private c/n 28-21668
G-ATTI Piper PA-28 140 Cherokee Private c/n 28-21951
G-AVGP BAC 1-11 408EF British Airways c/n 114
G-AXIP Piper PA-28 140B Cherokee Private c/n 28-25790
G-AZBD Piper PA-39 C/R 160 Twin Comanche Private c/n 39-112
G-AZZE Beech A23 Musketeer Sport III Private c/n MB-200
G-BASO Lake LA-4 180 Buccaneer Private c/n 358
G-BFDR Beech B60 Duke Private c/n P-399
G-BFOW Reims-Cessna F.172N Private c/n 1643
Log credit IanG

1979 Rhoose
G-AOYS Vickers Viscount 806 British Airways c/n 267
G-ATOO Piper PA-28 140 Cherokee Private c/n 28-21668
G-AVAS Reims-Cessna F.172H Private c/n 370
G-AVCY Piper PA-30 160B Twin Comanche Private c/n 30-1367
G-AVLC Piper PA-28 140 Cherokee Private c/n 28-23178
G-AWTR Beech A23 Musketeer Sport Private c/n MB-411
G-AXEC Cessna 182M Private c/n 182-59491
G-AXIP Piper PA-28 140B Cherokee Private c/n 28-25790
G-AYPJ Piper PA-28 180E Cherokee Private c/n 28-5821
G-AZJX Reims-Cessna F.150L Private c/n 0756
G-BAWZ Cessna 402 Private c/n 402-0167
G-BBXW Piper PA-28 151 Warrior Private c/n 28-7415050
G-BCZR Vickers Viscount 838 Dan-Air c/n 446
G-BFAW de Havilland Canada DHC-1 Chipmunk 22 Private c/n C1/0733
G-BFZG Piper PA-28 161 Warrior II Private c/n 28-7816582
G-BGCC Piper PA-31 310C Navajo Private c/n 31-7812103
G-BGET Piper PA-38 112 Tomahawk Private c/n 38-78A0797
G-BGGG Piper PA-38 112 Tomahawk Private c/n 38-79A0163
G-BGLA Piper PA-38 112 Tomahawk Private c/n 38-78A0741
G-BGSB Percival Provost T.1 Private c/n PAC/F/057
G-BGVL Piper PA-38 112 Tomahawk Private c/n 38-78A0263
G-BGXB Piper PA-38 112 Tomahawk Private c/n 38-79A1007
G-BPAR Piper PA-31 350 Navajo Chieftain Private c/n 31-7852027
G-BRFG Cessna 340A Private c/n 340A-0012
G-HARV Piper PA-23 250F Aztec Private c/n 27-7754002
N60253 Beech E90 King Air Private c/n LW-321
Log credit IanG

1982 Rhoose
D-EGWZ Cessna 182P Private c/n 182-64110
EC-DIR Douglas DC-9 14 Spantax c/n 45698
F-GCOD Socata TB-10 Tobago Private c/n 126
G-BBEB Piper PA-28 R-200 Cherokee Arrow Private c/n 28R-7335292
Log credit IanG

2002 St Athan
XX245/245 gloss black Hawk T.1A St Athan MU-208[R]Sqdn marks c/s "STN 04" (departed 13:40 and landed back 14:00)
XX283/283 gloss black Hawk T.1A 19[R]Sqdn/4FTS/Valley c/s "Thunder" (departed 16:30)
XX250/250 gloss black Hawk T.1A 19[R]Sqdn/4FTS/Valley c/s "VYT 02" (landed 16:15)
XX348/348 gloss black Hawk T.1A 19[R]Sqdn/4FTS/Valley c/s "Thunder" (departed 16:30)
ZB603/- gloss black Harrier T.8 St Athan MU-no marks
Log credit Bill Hodges

Wednesday, August 26, 2009

EVENTS for 26th August

On 26th August 1941 Spitfire I L1009 of 53 OTU ran out of fuel and belly landed at Llandow causing damage beyond repair.

Also on 26th August 1941 Spitfire I X4263 of 53 OTU dived into the Bristol Channel off Rhoose Point, 4.5 miles East of Llandow.

On 26th August 1951 Meteor T.7 WA687 of 614 Sqn touched down well up the runway at Llandow. Realising he could not stop the pilot raised the undercarriage and the aircraft overshot and slid into some small trees.

On 26th August 1993 Chipmunk T.10 WP980/E of UWAS crashed at St.Athan after it clipped a hangar during a mishandled practice engine failure and turn back after take-off.

LOG's for 26th Aurgust - 1 pic

1970 Rhoose
G-AMAH Airspeed AS.57 Ambassador 2 Dan Air c/n 5230
G-ATAL Dornier Do.28 B-1 Private c/n 3067

1979 Rhoose
F-BSJY Robin HR.100 200B Royal Private c/n 03
G-ATOO Piper PA-28 140 Cherokee Private c/n 28-21668
G-AVCY Piper PA-30 160B Twin Comanche Private c/n 30-1367
G-AYPJ Piper PA-28 180E Cherokee Private c/n 28-5821
G-BGCC Piper PA-31 310C Navajo Private c/n 31-7812103
G-BGGG Piper PA-38 112 Tomahawk Private c/n 38-79A0163
G-BGLA Piper PA-38 112 Tomahawk Private c/n 38-78A0741
G-BGSB Percival Provost T.1 Private c/n PAC/F/057
G-BGXB Piper PA-38 112 Tomahawk Private c/n 38-79A1007
G-HARV Piper PA-23 250F Aztec Private c/n 27-7754002
N60253 Beech E90 King Air Private c/n LW-321
Log credit IanG

1990 Rhoose
N40 Boeing 727 25C FAA c/n 19854
N40 FAA Cardiff 260890

Log & pic credit IanG

1993 Rhoose
10+30/- white Boeing 707 307C FBS/Koln-Wann, Germany c/s "GAF 214"
41/- silver MS.760 Paris 57S/Landivisiau, France
Log credit IanG

1993 St Athan
50+38/- green/black camo C-160D Transall LTG-62/Wunstorf, Germany c/s "GAF 314"
WP980/E red/white Chipmunk T.10 6AEF c/s "AED 50" (Crashed on takeoff killing the pilot, female student seriously injured)
XS713/C red/white Dominie T.1 6FTS/Finningley c/s "FYY 44"
XS730/- red/white Dominie T.1 St Athan MU-no marks c/s "FYY 36" (airtest)
XX184/184 red/white/blue Hawk T.1 St Athan MU-hack c/s "STN 02"
XX748/GK green/grey camo Jaguar GR.1A St Athan MU-54Sqdn marks
ZD746/AB green/grey camo Tornado GR.1 9Sqdn/Bruggen, Germany c/s "Rafair 536" (MU arrival)
Log credit IanG

2003 St Athan
XX258/258 gloss black Hawk T.1A 4FTS/Valley c/s "Thunder 3" (landed 14:20 and departed 15:25)
ZD235/L grey VC-10 K.3 St Athan MU-Ex Brize Norton
ZD403/- grey Harrier GR.7 St Athan MU-no marks c/s "Gauntlet 11" (departed 15:30)
ZE257/- a/s grey Tornado F.3 St Athan MU-no marks (compass bay 15:20)
ZE837/TD a/s grey Tornado F.3 St Athan MU-56[R]Sqdn marks (in washbay 11:55)
Log credit Bill Hodges

2004 Rhoose
D-CBIN Swearingen SA-227AT Merlin IVC Binair c/n AT-440B
N1S Dassault Falcon 50 Private c/n 28
N29LJ Learjet 60 Private c/n 60-0240
Log credit Colin Cole

2004 St Athan
XX189/189 gloss black Hawk T.1A 4FTS/Valley c/s "Stampede" (departed 11:55)
XX203/203 gloss black Hawk T.1A 4FTS/Valley c/s "Stampede" (departed 11:55)
XX329/329 gloss black Hawk T.1A 4FTS/Valley c/s "Stampede" (departed 11:55)
ZD327/- grey Harrier GR.7 St Athan MU-no marks (at 2 ERP 10:35)
ZD581/- grey Sea Harrier F/A.2 St Athan MU-no marks (on a lo-loader)
Log credit Bill Hodges

2005 Rhoose
CS-DFP Cessna 560XL Citation Excel NetJets Europe c/n 560-5315
D-AETV Canadair CL600 Challenger 604 Private c/n 5417
G-GTDK Airbus A320 231 My Travel c/n 0338
OO-VLQ Fokker F-50 VLM c/n 20159
Log credit IanG & Colin Cole

2005 St Athan
XV101/- grey VC-10 C.1K St Athan MU-Ex Brize Norton (in compound)
XZ345/- green/grey Gazelle AH.1 Unit ? c/s "AAC 735" (departed 14:50)
ZD242/- grey VC-10 K.4 St Athan MU-Ex Brize Norton c/s "Ascot 903" (departed 13;05 and landed back 14:30)
ZE788/- a/s grey Tornado F.3 St Athan MU-no marks c/s "STN 04" (departed 14:10 and landed back 14:55)
Log credit Bill Hodges

Tuesday, August 25, 2009

LOG's for 25th August

1979 Rhoose
F-BNKO Piper PA-24 260B Comanche Private c/n 24-4334
G-AOHL Vickers Viscount 802 British Airways c/n 161
G-AOYS Vickers Viscount 806 British Airways c/n 267
G-ATOO Piper PA-28 140 Cherokee Private c/n 28-21668
G-AVCY Piper PA-30 160B Twin Comanche Private c/n 30-1367
G-AWTR Beech A23 Musketeer Sport Private c/n MB-411
G-AYPJ Piper PA-28 180E Cherokee Private c/n 28-5821
G-BDYL Beech C23 180 Sundowner Private c/n M-1466
G-BFST Partenavia P.68B Victor Private c/n 30
G-BGET Piper PA-38 112 Tomahawk Private c/n 38-78A0797
G-BGGG Piper PA-38 112 Tomahawk Private c/n 38-79A0163
G-BGLA Piper PA-38 112 Tomahawk Private c/n 38-78A0741
G-BGXB Piper PA-38 112 Tomahawk Private c/n 38-79A1007
G-GBSC Beech E90 King Air Private c/n LW-242
G-HARV Piper PA-23 250F Aztec Private c/n 27-7754002
Log credit IanG

1993 St Athan
50+10/- green/black camo C-160D Transall LTG-62/Wunstorf, Germany
XV101/101 white/grey VC-10 C.1K St Athan MU-10Sqdn marks
XX143/GS green/grey camo Jaguar GR.1A St Athan MU-54Sqdn marks
ZA140/A hemp VC-10 K.2 St Athan MU-Ex Brize Norton
ZA541/- green/grey camo Tornado GR.1T St Athan MU-no marks

Log credit IanG

2004 St Athan
XX189/189 gloss black Hawk T.1A 4FTS/Valley c/s "Stampede" (departed 10:55 and landed 11:40)
XX203/203 gloss black Hawk T.1A 4FTS/Valley c/s "VYT 70" (landed 09:45 and departed 11:25)
XX204/204 gloss black Hawk T.1A 4FTS/Valley c/s "VYT 68" (landed 10:00)
XX329/329 gloss black Hawk T.1A 4FTS/Valley c/s "Stampede" (departed 10:55 and landed 11:40)
ZG731/- a/s grey Tornado F.3 St Athan MU-no marks
G-BBTY Beech C23 Sundowner Private (departed 09:55)
Log credit Bill Hodges

2005 Rhoose
G-BAMF Bolkow Bo105 DB Private c/n S-36
G-BNLU Boeing 747 436 British Airways c/n 25406
G-BRIF Boeing 767 204ER ThomsonFly c/n 24736
G-CIVF Boeing 747 436 British Airways c/n 25434
G-IKOS Cessna 550/551 Citation Bravo Private c/n 550-0957
G-OBYD Boeing 767-304ER ThomsonFly c/n 28042
G-SMAN Airbus A330 243 Monarch Airlines c/n 261
N99SC Gulfstream G4 SP Private c/n 1343
OY-MRE Boeing 737 7L9 Maersk Air c/n 28008
Log credit IanG & Colin Cole

2005 St Athan
XV101/- grey VC-10 C.1K St Athan MU-Ex Brize Norton (compass bay 09:40)
XV102/- grey VC-10 C.1K St Athan MU-Ex Brize Norton c/s "Ascot 873" (departed 14:40)
XV104/- grey VC-10 C.1K 101Sqdn/Brize Norton c/s "Ascot 873" (landed 11:05)
XX176/176 gloss black Hawk T.1A 4FTS/Valley c/s "VYT 71" (landed 12:35 and departed 14:30)
XX256/256 gloss black Hawk T.1A 4FTS/Valley c/s "VYT 70" (landed 09:50 and departed 11:30)
XX350/350 gloss black Hawk T.1A St Athan MU-no marks
ZD242/- grey VC-10 K.4 St Athan MU-Ex Brize Norton c/s "Ascot 903" (departed 12:00 and landed 14:25)
ZD715/- grey Tornado GR.4 St Athan MU-no marks (tugged from detuner to hangar 13:00)
ZJ280/80 yellow/black Squirrel HT.1 DHFS/Shawbury c/s "Shawbury 55" (overshoot 12:30)
Log credit Bill Hodges

EVENTS for 25th August

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Monday, August 24, 2009

LOG's for 24th August

1978 Rhoose
G-ASOF Beagle B.206C Srs.1 Private c/n B007
Log credit IanG

1979 Rhoose
D-EHSQ Socata MS.893A 180 Rallye Commodore Private c/n 10828
F-BUTD Cessna 421B Golden Eagle Private c/n 421B-0031
G-AOYS Vickers Viscount 806 British Airways c/n 267
G-APEX Vickers Viscount 806 British Airways c/n 381
G-ATOO Piper PA-28 140 Cherokee Private c/n 28-21668
G-AYPJ Piper PA-28 180E Cherokee Private c/n 28-5821
G-BARG Cessna 310Q Private c/n 310Q-0712
G-BCGI Piper PA-28 140 Cherokee Private c/n 28-7425283
G-BCIP Piper PA-39 C/R Twin Comanche Private c/n 39-93
G-BCZR Vickers Viscount 838 Dan-Air c/n 446
G-BFAW de Havilland Canada DHC-1 Chipmunk 22 Private c/n C1/0733
G-BFPK Beech A23 Musketeer Sport Private c/n MB-322
G-BGET Piper PA-38 112 Tomahawk Private c/n 38-78A0797
G-BGGG Piper PA-38 112 Tomahawk Private c/n 38-79A0163
G-BGLA Piper PA-38 112 Tomahawk Private c/n 38-78A0741
G-BGXB Piper PA-38 112 Tomahawk Private c/n 38-79A1007
G-BRFG Cessna 340A Private c/n 340A-0012
G-HARV Piper PA-23 250F Aztec Private c/n 27-7754002
N60253 Beech E90 King Air Private c/n LW-321
Log credit IanG

1986 Rhoose
CCCP-65781 Tupolev Tu-134 A-3 Aeroflot c/n 62645
G-BBSC Beech B24 200R Sierra Private c/n MC-217
Log credit IanG

1994 St Athan
MK356/- camo Spitfire IX St Athan MU-under restoration
XM386/- red/white Jet Provost T.3 4SoTT/St Athan
XV103/103 white/grey VC-10 C.1K St Athan MU-10Sqdn marks
XV106/106 white/grey VC-10 C.1K St Athan MU-10Sqdn marks
XX490/CU-70 white/blue Jetstream T.2 St Athan MU-750Sqdn marks
ZA140/A hemp VC-10 K.2 St Athan MU-101Sqdn marks (named "The Empire Strikes back" with 43 Desert Storm mission marks)
ZA142/C hemp VC-10 K.2 St Athan MU-101Sqdn marks
ZA598/S green/grey camo Tornado GR.1T St Athan MU-617Sqdn marks
ZD842/CY green/grey camo Tornado GR.1T St Athan MU-17Sqdn marks
ZD904/AE a/s grey Tornado F.2T St Athan MU-stored (Ex 229OCU marks)
ZD932/AM a/s grey Tornado F.2 St Athan MU-stored (Ex 229OCU marks)
ZD934/AD a/s grey Tornado F.2T St Athan MU-stored (Ex 229OCU marks)
ZD938/- a/s grey Tornado F.2 St Athan MU-stored
ZE199/FL a/s grey Tornado F.3T St Athan MU-25Sqdn marks
ZE258/- a/s grey Tornado F.3 St Athan MU-no marks
ZE342/- a/s grey Tornado F.3 St Athan MU-no marks
ZE441/- white/blue Jetstream T.3 St Athan MU-Ex Heron Flight
ZE728/AL a/s grey Tornado F.3T St Athan MU-56[R]Sqdn marks
ZE732/GI a/s grey Tornado F.3 St Athan MU-43Sqdn marks
ZE760/GP a/s grey Tornado F.3 St Athan MU-43Sqdn marks
ZE791/A9 a/s grey Tornado F.3 St Athan MU-56[R]Sqdn marks
ZE829/AR a/s grey Tornado F.3 St Athan MU-56[R]Sqdn marks
ZE830/- a/s grey Tornado F.3T St Athan MU-43Sqdn marks
ZE966/- a/s grey Tornado F.3 St Athan MU-no marks
ZG754/- green/grey camo Tornado GR.1T St Athan MU-stored (damaged after a collision with a helicopter)
Log credit IanG

1995 St Athan
50+59/- green/black camo C-160D Transall LTG-63/Hohn, Germany c/s "GAF 214"
50+85/- green/black camo C-160D Transall LTG-63/Hohn, Germany c/s "GAF 314"
51+12/- green/black camo C-160D Transall LTG-63/Hohn, Germany c/s "GAF 414"
XX186/- gloss black Hawk T.1A 4FTS/Valley c/s "Python 2"
XX332/TW barley grey Hawk T.1A 74[R]Sqdn/4FTS/Valley c/s "Python 1"
XZ385/- grey Jaguar GR.1A St Athan MU-no marks
ZD438/- grey Harrier GR.7 St Athan MU-no marks
ZE209/- a/s grey Tornado F.3 St Athan MU-no marks
ZE962/FJ a/s grey Tornado F.3 St Athan MU-25Sqdn marks (hangar)
ZE982/DM a/s grey Tornado F.3 St Athan MU-11Sqdn marks (hangar)
ZF139/139 gloss black Tucano T.1 St Athan MU-no marks c/s "STN 02" (airfield attack prior to departure to Linton On Ouse)
Log credit IanG

2000 St Athan
XX139/TZ grey Jaguar T.4 St Athan MU-no marks
XX278/CD gloss black Hawk T.1A 100Sqdn/Leming c/s "Jasper" (landed 13:25)
XX349/CE gloss black Hawk T.1A 100Sqdn/Leeming c/s "Jasper" (landed 13:25 and departed as "Javelin 91" to Leeming 14:22)
XX351/351 gloss black Hawk T.1A 4FTS/Valley c/s "VYT 71" (landed 13:42)
XX727/EF grey Jaguar GR.3A St Athan MU-no marks
XX200/- gloss black Hawk T.1A St Athan MU-no marks (tugged to hangar 11:00)
ZA548/- grey Tornado GR.1/4 St Athan MU-no marks (tugged to detuner)
ZG512/- grey Harrier GR.7 St Athan MU-no marks (tugged to Southern apron 14:00)
Log credit Bill Hodges

2001 St Athan
XZ357/FK grey Jaguar GR.3A St Athan MU-41Sqdn marks (at hangar 09:25)
ZE942/- a/s grey Tornado F.3 St Athan MU-no marks c/s "STN 04" (departed 09:33)
Log credit Bill Hodges

2004 Rhoose
PH-WXC Fokker 70 KLM cityhopper c/n 11574
Log credit Colin Cole

2004 St Athan
XX181/181 gloss black Hawk T.1A St Athan MU-no marks c/s "STN 02" (landed 13:00)
XX236/236 gloss black Hawk T.1A 4FTS/Valley c/s "VYT 75" (departed 13:20)
XX283/283 gloss black Hawk T.1A 4FTS/Valley c/s "VYT 72" (landed 12:00)
XX329/329 gloss black Hawk T.1A 4FTS/Valley c/s "Thunder 1" (landed 10:48 and departed 11:50)
XX339/339 gloss black Hawk T.1A 4FTS/Valley c/s "Thunder 2" (landed 10:48 and departed 11:50)
ZE697/- grey Sea Harrier F/A.2 St Athan MU-no marks (at hangar 12:00)
Log credit Bill Hodges

2005 Rhoose
N99SC Gulfstream G4SP Private c/n 1343
OY-MRE Boeing 737 7L9 Maersk Air c/n 28008
PH-KZB Fokker 70 KLM cityhopper c/n 11562
Log credit IanG & Colin Cole