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Monday, November 30, 2009

EVENTS for 30th November

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LOG's for 30th November

1992 St Athan
50+35 camo C-160D Transall LTG-62/Wunstorf, Germany c/s "GAF 514"
50+57 camo C-160D Transall LTG-62/Wunstorf, Germany c/s "GAF 414"
50+99 camo C-160D Transall LTG-62/Wunstorf, Germany c/s "GAF 413"
XX177/- barley grey Hawk T.1 St Athan MU-no marks
ZB603/- dark grey Sea Harrier T.4 St Athan MU-no marks
Log credit IanG

1995 St Athan
MM7207/36-10 (ZE762)a/s grey Tornado ADV St Athan MU-36Stormo marks (Pre AMI delivery)
MM7210/36-14 (ZE836)a/s grey Tornado ADV St Athan MU-36Stormo marks (Pre AMI delivery)
XX204/PC/H barley grey Hawk T.1A 19[R]Sqdn/4FTS/Valley (92Sqdn marks)
XX318/PG barley grey Hawk T.1A 19[R]Sqdn/4FTS/Valley
XX326/PH barley grey Hawk T.1A 19[R]Sqdn/4FTS/Valley
XX332/TW barley grey Hawk T.1A 74[R]Sqdn/4FTS/Valley
ZG509/- grey Harrier GR.7 St Athan MU-no marks
ZG711/- grey Tornado GR.1 St Athan MU-no marks
Log credit IanG

2000 St Athan
XX170/- gloss black Hawk T.1A St Athan MU-no marks c/s "STN 03" (airest 10:33 and landed back 12:30)
XX258/258 gloss black Hawk T.1 4FTS/Valley (on the main 10:00)
XZ372/- grey Jaguar GR.3A St Athan MU-no marks c/s "STN 01" (landed 10:34 after an ILS at Cardiff)
ZD230/- hemp VC-10 K.3 St Athan MU-Ex Brize Norton c/s "Lion 877" (departed 11:02 on an airtest and landed 11:25)
ZD406/- grey Harrier GR.7 St Athan MU-no marks (tugged to South dispersal 12:20)
ZG860/- grey Harrier GR.7 St Athan MU-no marks (tugged to South dispersal 12:00)
G-BFLH PA-34 200T Seneca II (landed 12:06)
Log credit Bill Hodges

2001 St Athan
MM7209/36-25 a/s grey Tornado ADV St Athan MU-36 Stormo marks c/s "STN 03" (landed 11:10 after an ILS at Cardiff)
ZD352/- grey Harrier GR.7 St Athan MU-no marks c/s "STN 02" (landed 10:55)
ZE395/- white HS125 CC.3 32[TR]Sqdn/Northolt c/s "Ascot 530" (landed 12:06 and departed 12:30)
Log credit Bill Hodges

2004 St Athan
XX289/289 gloss black Hawk T.1A 4FTS/Valley (overshoot 10:50)
XX312/312 gloss black Hawk T.1 208[R]Sqdn/4FTS/Valley c/s "VYT 20" (landed 12:30 and departed 13:40)
XZ115/- grey Jaguar GR.3A St Athan MU-no marks c/s "STN 01" (airtest 10:40)
ZD321/- grey Harrier GR.7 St Athan MU-no marks c/s "STN 02" tech prior to airtest 12:25)
G-BBTY Beech Sundowner (departed 10:55)
G-EPED PA-31-350 Navajo Chieftain Air Medical c/s "Airmed 023" (landed 12:10 and departed 12:35)
Log credit Bill Hodges

2005 Rhoose
EC-GIC Bell Helicopters 212 Private c/n 30775
EI-DHO Boeing 737 8AS Ryanair c/n 33578
EI-DMG Cessna 441 Conquest II Private c/n 441-0165
G-CDCX Cessna 750 Citation X Private c/n 75-0194
LZ-VED Antonov An-12 Vega Airlines c/n 02348207
Log credit IanG



Sunday, November 29, 2009

EVENTS for 29th November

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LOG's for 29th November

1977 Rhoose
G-ARAY Avro 748 1A/200 Dan-Air c/n 1535
G-AWAL Beech 95-D55 Baron Private c/n TE-532
Log credit IanG

1977 OTT
N764TW Boeing 707 331 TWA c/n 17676
Log credit IanG

1995 St Athan
XX186/PB gloss black Hawk T.1A 19[R]Sqdn/4FTS/Valley c/s "VYT 610"
XX204/PC/H barley grey Hawk T.1A 19[R]Sqdn/4FTS/Valley c/s "VYT 18" (92Sqdn marks)
XX318/PG barley grey Hawk T.1A 19[R]Sqdn/4FTS/Valley c/s "VYT 619"
XX326/PH gloss black Hawk T.1 19[R]Sqdn/4FTS/Valley c/s "VYT 04"
XX332/TW barley grey Hawk T.1A 74[R]Sqdn/4FTS/Valley c/s "VYT 27"
XX487/CU-568 white/blue Jetstream T.2 750Sqdn/Culdrose c/s "Navy 568" (overshoot)
XX733/ER grey Jaguar GR.1A St Athan MU-6Sqdn marks
XZ300/L green/grey camo Gazelle AH.1 670Sqdn/Middle Wallop c/s "Armyair 238"
ZA726/F green/grey camo Gazelle AH.1 670Sqdn/Middle Wallop c/s "Armyair 239"
ZB688/H green/grey camo Gazelle AH.1 670Sqdn/Middle Wallop c/s "Armyair 227"
ZG729/M green/grey camo Tornado GR.1A 13Sqdn/Marham c/s "Cobra 1" (emergency landing after a bird strike)
ZH796/- grey Sea Harrier F/A.2 St Athan MU-no marks c/s "STN 02" (airtest)
Log credit IanG

2001 St Athan
ZA412/- green/grey camo Tornado GR.1 St Athan MU-no marks c/s "STN 01" (landed 12:25)
ZD352/- grey Harrier GR.7 St Athan MU-no marks (at 2 ERP 11:40)
ZG479/- grey Harrier GR.7 St Athan MU-no marks (at the hangar 12:45)
Log credit Bill Hodges

2002 Rhoose
C-GMND Dassault Falcon 900C Private c/n 189
D-ICRK Swearingen SA-226TC Metro II Binair c/n TC-333
G-BZNE Beech B350 Super King Air Private c/n FL-286
G-XPSS Short SD360-100 BAC Express c/n SH3713
Log credit Colin Cole

2002 St Athan
XV108/- white/grey VC-10 C.1K St Athan MU-Ex Brize Norton c/s "Ascot 2434" (departed 11:30)
XX189/189 gloss black Hawk T.1A 19[R]Sqdn/4FTS/Valley c/s "Thunder 1" (landed 10:10 and departed 11:20 as "VYT 73")
XX246/246 gloss black Hawk T.1A 19[R]Sqdn/4FTS/Valley c/s "VYT 88" (landed 11:05)
XZ106/FR grey Jaguar GR.3A St Athan MU-no marks (tugged to compass bay 09:40)
ZG757/- grey Tornado F.3 St Athan MU-no marks c/s "STN 03" (departed 09:45)
Log credit Bill Hodges

2004 Rhoose
D-CUTT Dornier Do.228 212 Arcus-Air-Logistic c/n 8200
ZH542/- yellow Sea King HAR.3 (22Sqdn/Chivenor)
Log credit IanG

2004 St Athan
XX332/- gloss black Hawk T.1A St Athan MU-no marks c/s "STN 02" (departed 11:40)
ZA595/VIII grey Tornado GR.4 St Athan MU-13Sqdn marks c/s "STN 04" (landed 13:55)
ZD321/- grey Harrier GR.7 St Athan MU-no marks (tugged to 2 ERP 14:05)
ZD471/27 grey Harrier GR.7 St Athan MU-no marks (at the hangar 14:10)
ZD890/- grey Tornado GR.4 St Athan MU-no marks (on the metro 09:55)
ZE163/- a/s grey Tornado F.3 St Athan MU-no marks (tugged to metro 14:00)
ZE788/GL a/s grey Tornado F.3 St Athan MU-43Sqdn marks (tugged from twin peaks to hangar 76 10:55)
Log credit Bill Hodges

2004 OTT
65-0261/- (-)dg grey C-141C Starlifter 89thAS/AFRC/Wright-Patterson AFB, OH c/s "Evac 50261" (UG1 WB 16:50)
87-0028/- (-)dg grey C-5B Galaxy 60thAW/Travis AFB, CA c/s "Reach 7028" (UG1 WB 14:00)
HB-IUW Dassault Falcon 900B Private c/n 150
N298DC Bombardier 604 Challenger Private c/n 5503
N404AC Gulfstream G4SP Private c/n 1384
N890FH Dassault Falcon 900EX Private c/n 99
Log credit IanG

2005 Rhoose
G-CIVR Boeing 747 436 British Airways c/n 25820
LZ-VED Antonov An-12B Vega Airlines c/n 02348207
Log credit IanG

2005 St Athan
XX176/176 gloss black Hawk T.1A 4FTS/Valley c/s "Thunder" (departed 11:40)
XX202/202 gloss black Hawk T.1A 4FTS/Valley c/s "Stampede" (landed 11:15)
XX250/250 gloss black Hawk T.1A 4FTS/Valley c/s "Stampede" (landed 11:15)
XX332/332 gloss black Hawk T.1A 4FTS/Valley c/s "Thunder" (departed 11:40)
XX838/FZ grey Jaguar T.4 St Athan MU-no marks c/s "STN 04" (landed 14:45)
G-CTWW PA-34 200T Seneca II c/s "Clifton 03" (landed 11:25 and departed 11:55 to Coltishall)
G-FISH Cessna 310R c/s "Saltire 34" (landed 11:40 and departed 15:00)
PH-XRX Boeing 737-7K2 Transavia Airlines c/n 33464
Log credit Bill Hodges & Colin Cole

Saturday, November 28, 2009

EVENTS for 28th November

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LOG's for 28th November

1977 Rhoose
G-AVPE Hawker-Siddeley 125 Srs 3B Private c/n 25127
G-AYGY Beech 100 King Air Private c/n B-79
Log credit IanG

1979 Rhoose
EI-BHL Beech E90 King Air Private c/n LW-321
G-AWBL BAC 1-11 416EK British Airways c/n 132
G-AYPJ Piper PA-28 180E Cherokee Private c/n 28-5821
G-BBMK Piper PA-31 310B Navajo Private c/n 31-7300967
G-BFXW American Aviation AA-5B Tiger Private c/n 0940
G-BGBS Piper PA-23 250F Aztec Private c/n 27-7754140
G-BGLC Vickers 839 Viscount Air Bridge Carriers c/n 436
PH-ILF Dassault Falcon 20C Private c/n 147
Log credit IanG

1996 St Athan
XS730/H red/white Dominie T.1 55[R]Sqdn/Cranwell c/s "Cranwell 82"
XX480/CU-70 white/blue Jetstream T.2 750Sqdn/Culdrose
XX515/4 red/white Bulldog T.1 Midlands UAS/Woodvale c/s "UAM 42"
XZ364/GJ grey Jaguar GR.1A St Athan MU-54Sqdn marks
ZD747/- grey Tornado GR.1 St Athan MU-no marks c/s "STN 01"
ZD990/- gloss black Harrier T.8 St Athan MU-no marks
ZG705/- grey Tornado GR.1A St Athan MU-no marks
ZH540/- yellow Sea King HAR.3A 203[R]Sqdn/St Mawgan
Log credit IanG

2000 St Athan
XX255/- gloss black Hawk T.1A St Athan MU-no marks c/s "Crimson 1" (departed 12:50)
XX337/- gloss black Hawk T.1A St Athan MU-no marks c/s "STN 03" (landed 10:00 and to the hangar)
XZ366/- grey Jaguar GR.3A St Athan MU-no marks (at the hangar 10:10)
XZ372/- grey Jaguar GR.3A St Athan MU-no marks
ZA591/DJ green/grey camo Tornado GR.1 St Athan MU-31Sqdn marks (tugged to the main 12:15 ..departed at 14:14 c/s "Rafair 7147")
ZD230/- hemp VC-10 K.3 St Athan MU-Ex Brize Norton c/s "Lion 877" (departed 11:18)
ZD378/- grey Harrier GR.7 St Athan MU-no marks (tugged Southside 10:10)
ZE961/FD a/s grey Tornado F.3 St Athan MU-no marks c/s "STN 01" (departed at 13:19 to Leeming)
ZG769/TN green/grey camo Tornado GR.1 St Athan MU-no marks
ZG860/- grey Harrier GR.7 St Athan MU-no marks c/s "STN 02" (airtest 12:35)
Log credit Bill Hodges

2001 St Athan
XX158/158 gloss black Hawk T.1A 19[R]Sqdn/4FTS/Valley c/s "Bobcat 1" (landed 12:15)
XX250/250 gloss black Hawk T.1A 19[R]Sqdn/4FTS/Valley c/s "Dervish 1" (landed 11:47)
XX258/258 gloss black Hawk T.1A 19[R]Sqdn/4FTS/Valley c/s "Bobcat 2" (landed 12:15)
XX265/265 gloss black Hawk T.1A 4FTS/Valley c/s "VYT 01" (landed 10:15)
XX303/303 gloss black Hawk T.1A 19[R]Sqdn/4FTS/Valley c/s "Dervish 3" (landed 11:47)
XX348/348 gloss black Hawk T.1A 19[R]Sqdn/4FTS/Valley c/s "Dervish 2" (landed 11:47)
XX974/PB grey Jaguar GR.3A St Athan MU-no marks (tugged Northside to hangar 14:00)
XZ372/- grey Jaguar GR.3A 6Sqdn/Coltishall c/s "Colt 39" (landed 09:58 and departed 10:40)
ZG731/- a/s grey Tornado F.3 St Athan MU-no marks (at the hangar 09:58)
ZG769/- green/grey camo Tornado GR.1 St Athan MU-no marks (on a lo-loader 13:30)
Log credit Bill Hodges

2002 Rhoose
ZE700/- white BAE146 CC.2 32[TR]Sqdn/Northolt c/s "Kittywake" (landed 15:00)
Log credit Bill Hodges

2002 St Athan
XV108/- white/grey VC-10 C.1K St Athan MU-Ex Brize Norton
XX158/158 gloss black Hawk T.1A 19[R]Sqdn/4FTS/Valley c/s "VYT 756" (landed 10:10 and departed 11:25 ..landed back 12:05)
XX189/189 gloss black Hawk T.1A 19[R]Sqdn/4FTS/Valley c/s "VYT 79" (landed 11:10)
XX295/295 gloss black Hawk T.1A 208[R]Sqdn/4FTS/Valley c/s "VYT 752" (landed 10:10 and departed 11:25 ..landed back 12:05)
XX350/350 gloss black Hawk T.1A St Athan MU-19[R]Sqdn marks (tugged from hangar to compass bay 14:55)
XX484/CU-566 white/blue Jetstream T.2 750Sqdn/Culdrose c/s "Navy 566" (landed 12:15 and departed 14:00)
XZ311/- green/grey camo Gazelle HT.1 AAC c/s "Armyair 315" (landed 10:25 and departed 11:25)
ZA541/- grey Tornado GR.1/4 St Athan MU-31Sqdn marks (at hangar 75 13:20)
ZB604/722 gloss black Harrier T.8 St Athan MU-no marks (tugged from hangar to 2ERP at 11:00 ..airtest 14:25 as "Yeovil 14" ..landed 15:00)
ZD329/10 grey Harrier GR.7 St Athan MU-no marks (tugged washbay to hangar 10:45)
ZD895/S grey Tornado GR.1/4 St Athan MU-2Sqdn marks c/s "STN 03" (departed 12:15)
G-BDUN PA-34-200T Seneca II Air Medical c/s "Airmed 081" (landed 13:45)
Log credit Bill Hodges

2004 Rhoose
G-BVZH Boeing 737 5Q8 bmi baby c/n 25166
N235PF Piper PA-28 235 Cherokee Pathfinder Private c/n 28-7410083
N506QS Gulfstream G5 NetJets c/n 623
PH-KZH Fokker F-70 KLM cityhopper c/n 11583
Log credit IanG

2004 OTT
N169TT Gulfstream G4 Private c/n 1113
Log credit IanG

2005 St Athan
XX729/- grey Jaguar GR.3A St Athan MU-no marks c/s "STN 01" (departed at 12:27 to Coltishall)
XZ364/FS grey Jaguar GR.3A St Athan MU-41Sqdn marks c/s "STN 01" (landed 15:20)
PH-HZN Boeing 737-8K2 Transavia Airlines c/n 32943
PH-XRD Boeing 737-7K2 Transavia Airlines c/n 30659
Log credit Bill Hodges & Colin Cole

Friday, November 27, 2009

EVENTS for 27th November

On 27th November 1940 Whitley I K7212 of 7 BGS had an engine cut on take off, it forced landed 0.5 mile south of RAF Stormy Down suffering an undercarriage collapse.

LOG's for 27th November

1979 Rhoose
212/- grey Alouette III 3rdWG/Baldonnel, Eire
EI-BHL Beech E90 King Air Private c/n LW-321
G-AGSH de Havilland DH-89A Dragon Rapide Private c/n 6884
G-AXEC Cessna 182M Private c/n 182-59491
G-AYNR Hawker-Siddeley 125 Srs 731 Private c/n 25235
G-AZNZ Boeing 737 222 Britannia Airways c/n 19074
G-BAPM Fuji FA-200 160 Aero Subaru Private c/n 172
G-BBNG Bell Helicopters 206B Jet Ranger Private c/n 134
G-BGBS Piper PA-23 250F Aztec Private c/n 27-7754140
G-BGXB Piper PA-38 112 Tomahawk Private c/n 38-79A1007
G-BRIT Cessna 421C Golden Eagle Britannia Airways c/n 421C-0446
G-OAKS Cessna 421C Golden Eagle Private c/n 421C-0612
G-OSRF Cessna 421C Golden Eagle Private c/n 421C-0692
HB-VFK Learjet 35A Private c/n 35-0118
N39605 Piper PA-34 200T Seneca II Private c/n 34-07870397

Log credit IanG

1996 Rhoose
ZH104/04 grey Sentry AEW.1 8Sqdn/Waddington (overshoot)
Log credit IanG

2000 St Athan
XX170/- gloss black Hawk T.1 St Athan MU-no marks (tugged to hangar 11:30)
XX218/218 gloss black Hawk T.1A 4FTS/Valley (landed 11:47)
XX255/- gloss black Hawk T.1A 4FTS/Valley (landed 11:30)
XX258/258 gloss black Hawk T.1A 4FTS/Valley (landed 12:15)
XZ372/- grey Jaguar GR.3A St Athan MU-no marks (tugged Southside 11:30)
ZA591/DJ gren/grey camo Tornado GR.1 St Athan MU-31Sqdn marks c/s "STN 01" (departed 11:45)
ZD241/- hemp VC-10 K.3 St Athan MU-Ex Brize Norton
ZD431/- grey Harrier GR.7 St Athan MU-no marks (tugged Southside 11:30)
Log credit Bill Hodges

2001 St Athan
XZ394/GN grey Jaguar GR.3A 54Sqdn/Coltishall c/s "Colt 20" (landed 14:13 with a fuel priority)
ZE253/AC a/s grey Tornado F.3 St Athan MU-no marks c/s "STN 01" (landed 15:20)
ZE969/XA a/s grey Tornado F.3 St Athan MU-no marks c/s "STN 03" (airtest 11:27)
G-BOIZ PA-34 200T Seneca II c/s "Clifton 14" (landed 14:24 and departed 14:40)
Log credit Bill Hodges

2003 Rhoose
ZA707/- green Chinook HC.2 Odiham Wing
ZA711/- green Chinook HC.2 Odiham Wing
Log credit Bill Hodges

2003 St Athan
ZA367/FW grey Tornado GR.4 St Athan MU-12Sqdn marks (on the metro 09:10)
ZD431/43 grey Harrier GR.7 St Athan MU-no marks (tugged from detuner to hangar at 10:40)
ZE254/UD a/s grey Tornado F.3 St Athan MU-no marks c/s "STN 04" (landed 11:50)
Log credit Bill Hodges

2005 Rhoose
3A-MGA Dassault Falcon 2000 Private c/n 167
EI-CNZ Boeing 737 230 Ryanair c/n 22126
G-BYAH Boeing 757 204 ThomsonFly c/n 26966
G-BYAL Boeing 757 204 ThomsonFly c/n 25626
PH-OFH Fokker F-100 KLM cityhopper c/n 11277
Log credit IanG

Thursday, November 26, 2009

EVENTS for 26th November

On 26th November 1942 Warferry GM.1 ES947 of RAF Northolt flew into a barrage balloon cable and crashed in the sea near the ASRS Pontoon, Barry Island . This was a Foster-Wickner Wicko light aircraft impressed from G-AFKO.

LOG's for 26th November

1977 Rhoose
G-AOHM Vickers 802 Viscount British Airways c/n 162
G-ATJD Piper PA-28 140 Cherokee Private c/n 28-21235
G-ATNE Reims-Cessna F.150F Private c/n 0060
G-AYWZ Piper PA-39 C/R160 Twin Comanche Private c/n 39-85
G-BAAO Piper PA-28 180C Cherokee Private c/n 28-3980
G-BCBO Piper PA-31P 425 Pressurised Navajo Private c/n 31P-7400196
G-BCIP Piper PA-39 C/R 160 Twin Comanche Private c/n 39-93
G-BWAL Piper PA-31 350 Navajo Chieftain Air Wales c/n 31-7652093
N80PA Britten-Norman BN-2A 26 Islander Private c/n 0564 (delivery flight)
Log credit IanG

1984 OTT
70-0458/- (-)white/grey C-5A Galaxy 60thMAW/Travis AFB, CA
Log credit IanG

1985 St Athan
WK126/- grey/dayglo Canberra TT.18 St Athan MU-store (Ex FRADU)
ZA322/- green/grey camo Tornado GR.1 St Athan MU-no marks
ZA361/B-57 green/grey camo Tornado GR.1 St Athan MU-TTTE marks
Log credit IanG

2001 St Athan
MM7209/36-25 (ZE835)a/s grey Tornado ADV St Athan MU-36Stormo marks (compass swings 13:25)
WJ717/- light grey Canberra TT.18 St Athan MU-no marks (fuselage only)
XV103/- white/grey VC-10 C.1 St Athan MU-Ex 10Sqdn
XX158/158 gloss black Hawk T.1A 4FTS/Valley c/s "VYT 677" (landed 12:05)
XX196/196 gloss black Hawk T.1A 4FTS/Valley c/s "VYT 24" (landed 10:50)
XX232/232 gloss black Hawk T.1A 4FTS/Valley c/s "VYT 05" (landed 11:10 and departed 12:20)
XX250/250 gloss black Hawk T.1 4FTS/Valley c/s "VYT 67" (departed 11:05 and landed back 11:35)
XX331/- gloss black Hawk T.1A 4FTS/Valley c/s "VYT 24"
XX350/350 gloss black Hawk T.1 4FTS/Valley c/s "Tiger 1" (landed 10:10)
XZ372/ED grey Jaguar GR.3 6Sqdn/Coltishall c/s "Colt 55" (departed 10:40)
ZA142/C VC-10 K.2 St Athan MU-Ex 101Sqdn
ZA471/- grey Tornado GR.1 St Athan MU-dump
ZD464/- grey Harrier GR.7 St Athan MU-no marks (tugged from Picketston to detuner 10:55)
ZE735/AL a/s grey Tornado F.3 St Athan MU-56[R]Sqdn marks c/s "STN 03" (departed to Coningsby 12:35)
ZG503/- grey Harrier GR.7 St Athan MU-no marks c/s "STN 02" (airtest AM departed to Cottesmore PM at14:00)
ZG796/- a/s grey Tornado F.3 St Athan MU-no marks c/s "STN 01" (airtest 11:20 and landed 12:00)
ZH555/CV a/s grey Tornado F.3 St Athan MU-5Sqdn marks c/s "STN 03" (MU arrival 14:55)
Log credit IanG & Bill Hodges

2002 St Athan
XS731/J gloss black Dominie T.1 55[R]Sqdn/Cranwell c/s "Cranwell 87" (landed 11:15 and departed 13:45)
XS737/K gloss black Dominie T.1 55[R]Sqdn/Cranwell c/s "Cranwell 87" (landed 11:25 and departed 13:50)
XV108/- white/grey VC-10 C.1A St Athan MU-Ex Brize Norton
XX158/158 gloss black Hawk T.1A 4FTS/Valley c/s "Thunder" (departed 11:35, back 12:10 ..departed again 14:00 and back 14:45)
XX189/189 gloss black Hawk T.1A 4FTS/Valley c/s "VYT 88" (landed 11:15 and departed 12:35 ..landed back 13:20 and departed again 15:25)
XX295/295 gloss black Hawk T.1A 4FTS/Valley c/s "Thunder" (departed 11:35, back 12:15 ..departed again 14:00, back 14:45)
XX346/346 gloss black Hawk T.1A 4FTS/Valley c/s "VYT 64" (landed 11:15 and departed 12:25)
XX350/350 scheme? Hawk T.1A St Athan MU-no marks (tugged to Picketston 10:30)
XZ106/GR grey Jaguar GR.3A St Athan MU-54Sqdn marks
ZB604/722 gloss black Harrier T.8 St Athan MU-no marks c/s "Yeovil 14" (airtest 11:10 and landed back 11:45)

ZB605/- gloss black Harrier T.8 St Athan MU-no marks
ZD433/- grey Harrier GR.7 St Athan MU-no marks (tugged from hangar to 2ERP 13:05)
ZD469/- grey Harrier GR.7 St Athan MU-no marks (tugged from hangar to Northside 13:20)
ZD895/S grey Tornado GR.1/4 St Athan MU-2Sqdn marks (at hangar 75 10:30)
ZE201/UL a/s grey Tornado F.3 St Athan MU-no marks c/s "STN 04" (departed 14:40)
ZE342/YS a/s grey Tornado F.3 St Athan MU-no marks c/s "STN 03" (landed 15:30)
ZE728/- a/s grey Tornado F.3 St Athan MU-no marks c/s "STN 04" (airtest 12:15 and landed back 12:35 after an ILS at Cardiff)
G-CSNA Cessna 421C Golden Eagle Private c/n 421C-0677 (landed 11:15)
Log credit Bill Hodges

2003 St Athan
XX283/283 gloss black Hawk T.1A 19[R]Sqdn/4FTS/Valley c/s "VYT 97" (departed 11:20)
ZA548/T grey Tornado GR.4 St Athan MU-2Sqdn marks
ZE165/UP a/s grey Tornado F.3 St Athan MU-no marks c/s "STN 01" (departed 11:25)
Log credit Bill Hodges

2004 St Athan
XX332/- gloss black Hawk T.1A St Athan MU-no marks c/s "STN 02" (airtest 11:45 and landed back 12:45)
XX383/- green/grey camo Gazelle AH.1 AAC c/s "Armyair 749" (landed 13:00 and departed 13:52)
XX847/PY grey Jaguar T.4 St Athan MU-16[R]Sqdn marks c/s "STN 04" (landed 13:00)
ZA410/DX grey Tornado GR.4 St Athan MU-31Sqdn marks (tugged from detuner to hangar 12:00)
ZA449/- grey Tornado GR.4 St Athan MU-no marks (tugged Northside to hangar 75 10:05)
ZD620/- grey HS125 CC.3 32[TR]Sqdn/Northolt c/s "Ascot 1746" (landed 12:35)
ZD890/- grey Tornado GR.4 St Athan MU-no marks c/s "STN 01" (tech prior to airtest 11:20)
ZJ648/- camo Alphajet QinetiQ/Boscombe Down (overshoot 11:50)
G-DAZY PA-34 200T Seneca II c/s "Clifton 3" (departed 10:15)
Log credit Bill Hodges

2005 Rhoose
EI-DHW Boeing 737 8AS Ryanair c/n 33823
PH-OFI Fokker F-100 KLM cityhopper c/n 11279
Log credit IanG

Wednesday, November 25, 2009

EVENTS for 25th November

On 25th November 1940 Battle I L5635 of 7 BGS belly landed at Stormy Down after its undercarriage jammed.

On 25th November 1941 Spitfire lA AR226 of 52 OTU ran out of fuel while lost, hit a hedge and overturned in a forced landing near Fairwood Common.

On 25th November 1942 Spitfire I X4477 of 53 OTU caught fire during cleaning at RAF Llandow and was destroyed by fire.

LOG's for 25th November

1979 Rhoose
EI-BHL Beech E90 King Air Private c/n LW-321
G-AGSH de Havilland DH-89A Dragon Rapide Private c/n 6884
G-AXEC Cessna 182M Private c/n 182-59491
G-BGLA Piper PA-38 112 Tomahawk Private c/n 38-78A0741
G-BGMC de Havilland Canada DHC-6 31 Twin Otter Private c/n 617
G-BGXB Piper PA-38 112 Tomahawk Private 38-79A1007
G-BGZF Piper PA-38 112 Tomahawk Private c/n 38-79A1015
G-BMHG Boeing 737 2S3 Air Europe c/n 21774
G-BRFG Cessna 340A Private c/n 340A-0012
Log credit IanG

2002 St Athan
XX158/158 gloss black Hawk T.1A 4FTS/Valley
XX295/295 gloss black Hawk T.1A 4FTS/Valley c/s "VYT 85" (landed 09:40)
ZA149/- scheme VC-10 K.3 St Athan MU-Ex Brize Norton
Log credit Bill Hodges

2003 St Athan
XX169/169 gloss black Hawk T.1 4FTS/Valley c/s "VYT 40" (overshoot 13:20)
ZD740/- grey Tornado GR.4 St Athan MU-no marks
ZE165/UP a/s grey Tornado F.3 St Athan MU-43Sqdn marks c/s "STN 01" (tech prior to departure at 12:00)
ZE294/YX a/s grey Tornado F.3 St Athan MU-25Sqdn marks c/s "STN 04" (departed 13:05)
ZH559/MT a/s grey Tornado F.3 St Athan MU-43Sqdn marks
Log credit Bill Hodges

2004 Rhoose
EC-HPM Airbus A321 231 Spanair c/n 1276
G-AVMT BAC 1-11 510ED Fire Section
G-BVZH Boeing 737 5Q8 bmi baby c/n 25166
G-BVZI Boeing 737 518 bmi baby c/n 25167
G-OCEA Short SD-360 300 BAC Express c/n SH3762
N58HK Cessna 550/551 Citation Bravo Private c/n 550-1086
XS709/M Dominie T.1 55[R]Sqdn/Cranwell
XV220/220 Hercules C.3 LTW/Lyneham (overshoot)
Log credit IanG

2005 Rhoose
3A-MGA Dassault Falcon 2000 Private c/n 167
D-CBIN Swearingen SA.227AC Metro III Bin Air c/n AT-440B

EI-DAW Boeing 737 8AS Ryanair c/n 33556
G-BYAL Boeing 757 204 ThomsonFly c/n 25626
G-CTFF Cessna T.206H Turbo Stationair Private c/n T206-08150
G-OBYG Boeing 767-304ER ThomsonFly c/n 29137
G-TOYB Boeing 737 3Q8 bmi baby c/n 26311
N58HK Cessna 550 Citation Bravo Private c/n 550-1086
Log credit IanG & Colin Cole

Tuesday, November 24, 2009

EVENTS for 24th November

On 24th November 1941 Beaufort Il AW292 of 2 FPP suffered an engine cut in the Llandow circuit on a delivery flight, lost height, hit trees and crashed at Fishware Farm, St.Mary's Church.

LOG's for 24th November

1979 Rhoose
EI-BHL Beech E90 King Air Private c/n LW-321
G-ASUP Reims-Cessna F.172E Private c/n 0071
G-AXZF Piper PA-28 180E Cherokee Private c/n 28-5688
G-AYBK Piper PA-28 180E Cherokee Private c/n 28-5806
G-BASX Piper PA-34 200 Seneca Private c/n 34-7350123
G-BCIO Piper PA-39 C/R 160 Twin Comanche Private c/n 39-15
G-BFAW de Havilland Canada DHC-1 Chipmunk 22 Private c/n C1/0733
G-BFXD Piper PA-28 161 Warrior II Private c/n 28-7816583
G-BFXE Piper PA-28 161 Warrior II Private c/n 28-7816585
G-BGBS Piper PA-23 250F Aztec Private c/n 27-7754140
G-BRFG Cessna 340A Private c/n 340A-0012
Log credit IanG

2000 St Athan
XX218/218 gloss black Hawk T.1A 4FTS/Valley (departed 11:20)
XX258/258 gloss black Hawk T.1A 4FTS/Valley (departed 11:20)
XX287/287 gloss black Hawk T.1A 4FTS/Valley (departed 11:20)
XZ372/- grey Jaguar GR.3A St Athan MU-no marks (tugged to hangar 11:20)
ZD378/- grey Harrier GR.7 St Athan MU-no marks (tugged to hangar 11:40)
ZG860/- grey Harrier GR.7 St Athan MU-no marks (tugged from detuner to hangar 12:30)
Log credit Bill Hodges

2003 St Athan
XX189/189 gloss black Hawk T.1A 4FTS/Valley c/s "Thunder" (departed 11:40)
XX315/- gloss black Hawk T.1A St Athan MU-no marks c/s "STN 04" (departed 10:40)
XX323/323 gloss black Hawk T.1A 4FTS/Valley c/s "Thunder" (departed 11:40)
XZ107/FH grey Jaguar GR.3A St Athan MU-no marks c/s "STN 01" (departed to Coltishall 14:00)
ZA367/FW grey Tornado GR.4 St Athan MU-12Sqdn marks c/s "STN 04" (departed 15:50)
ZA548/T grey Tornado GR.4 St Athan MU-2Sqdn marks c/s "STN 02" (landed 15:45 from Lossiemouth)
ZD431/43 grey Harrier GR.7 St Athan MU-no marks (tugged to detuner 13:00)
ZD437/- grey Harrier GR.7 St Athan MU-stripped (tugged from Northside to hangar 12:05)
ZE761/- a/s grey Tornado F.3 St Athan MU-no marks c/s "STN 04" (airtest 14:50 and landed back 14:51)
ZG732/WU a/s grey Tornado F.3 St Athan MU-56[R]Sqdn marks
G-DCEA PA-34 200T Seneca II c/s "Clifton 1" (landed 13:20 and departed 13:45)
G-PZIZ PA-31-350 Navajo Chieftain Air Medical c/s "Airmed 055" (landed 10:45 and departed at 11:10 to Lossiemouth
Log credit Bill Hodges

2003 OTT
HB-IFJ Dassault Falcon 900EX Private c/n 92
Log credit IanG

2005 Rhoose
D-IBIN Swearingen SA.226TC Metro II Bin Air c/n TC-252
EC-ELT British Aerospace 146-200QT TNT Airways c/n E2102
EI-DHP Boeing 737 8AS Ryanair c/n 33579
G-CIVA Boeing 747 436 British Airways c/n 27092
G-OBMP Boeing 737 3Q8 bmi baby c/n 24963
Log credit IanG

Monday, November 23, 2009

EVENTS for 23rd November

On 23rd November 1941 Beaufighter IIF R2393 of 32 MU stalled and crashed on approach to St.Athan.

LOG's for 23rd November

1979 Rhoose
EI-BHL Beech E90 King Air Private c/n LW-321
G-AOHT Vickers 802 Viscount British Airways c/n 168
G-ASUP Reims-Cessna F.172E Private c/n 0071
G-ATZO Beagle B.206C Srs.1 Private c/n B044
G-AWTR Beech A23 Musketeer Sport Private c/n MB-411
G-AWYV BAC 1-11 501EX British Caledonian c/n 178
G-AXEC Cessna 182M Private c/n 182-59491
G-BARW Cessna 402B Private c/n 402B-0225
G-BGSY Grumman-American GA-7 Cougar Private c/n GA7-0096
G-BRFG Cessna 340A Private c/n 340A-0012
Log credit IanG

1985 St Athan
XL161/- hemp Victor K.2 St Athan MU-Ex 55Sqdn/Marham
XM717/- green/grey camo Victor K.2 St Athan MU-Ex 57Sqdn Marham
Log credit IanG

1995 St Athan
XX204/PC/H barley grey Hawk T.1A 19[R]Sqdn/4FTS/Valley
XX316/DF barley grey Hawk T.1A 208[R]Sqdn/4FTS/Valley
XX330/DE barley grey Hawk T.1A 208[R]Sqdn/4FTS/Valley
ZE936/DL a/s grey Tornado F.3 St Athan MU-11Sqdn marks c/s "STN 01"
Log credit IanG

1996 OTT
70-0463/- (-)dg grey C-5A Galaxy 436thAW/Dover AFB, DE c/s "Reach 0463" (UG1 WB 13:30)
83-0082/- (bl)dg grey KC-10A Extender 72ndARS/305thAMW/McGuire AFB, NJ c/s "Reach 082 Heavy" UG1 EB 13:50)
Log credit IanG

2000 St Athan
XX176/176 gloss black Hawk T.1 4FTS/Valley (landed 12:05)
XX188/188 gloss black Hawk T.1A St Athan MU-no marks (tugged Northside to hangar 12:00)
XX218/218 gloss black Hawk T.1A 4FTS/Valley (landed 12:05)
XX287/287 gloss black Hawk T.1A 4FTS/Valley (landed 12:15)
XX313/313 gloss black Hawk T.1A 4FTS/Valley
ZA591/DJ green/grey camo Tornado GR.1 St Athan MU-31Sqdn marks (tugged to hangar 11:55)
ZD230/- hemp VC-10 K.3 St Athan MU-Ex Brize Norton (in the detuner 11:45)
G-BFLH PA-34 20T Seneca II (landed 12:15 and departed 12:20)
Log credit Bill Hodges

2001 St Athan
XX352/- gloss black Hawk T.1A St Athan MU-100Sqdn marks (tugged Northside to hangar 10:10)
XX839/GW green/grey camo Jaguar T.2 St Athan MU-54Sqdn marks (outside storage hangar 11:05)
XZ394/GN grey Jaguar GR.3A St Athan MU-41Sqdn marks (according to Bill)
XZ669/- green/grey camo Lynx AH.7 AAC c/s "Armyair 560" (landed 10:50)
ZA463/- green/grey camo Tornado GR.1 St Athan MU-no marks c/s "STN 04" (airtest 10:10 and landed 10:30)
ZA594/TT-V green/grey camo Tornado GR.1 St Athan MU-no marks c/s "STN 04" (airtest)
ZG503/- grey Harrier GR.7 St Athan MU-no marks c/s "STN 02" (landed 10:45)
G-BDUN PA-34 200T Seneca II Air Medical c/s "Airmed 055" (departed 11:45)
Log credit Bill Hodges

2004 Rhoose
G-CDUO Boeing 757 236F ThomsonFly c/n 24792
PH-RXC Embraer ERJ-145LR Air Exel c/n 145106
Log credit IanG

2004 St Athan
XX239/239 gloss black Hawk T.1A 19[R]Sqdn/4FTS/Valley c/s "VYT 73" (landed 13:10)
XX332/- gloss black Hawk T.1A St Athan MU-no marks (compass bay 10:30)
ZD321/- grey Harrier GR.7 St Athan MU-no marks (tugged from hangar to 2 ERP 13:50)
ZE163/- a/s grey Tornado F.3T St Athan MU-no marks (hangar to compass bay 11:25)
ZG848/- grey Islander AL.1 1 Flight/Aldergrove (overfly 10:50)
ZH809/- grey Sea Harrier F/A.2 St Athan MU-899Sqdn marks c/s "Yeovil 05"
Log credit IanG & Bill Hodges

2005 St Athan
PH-HZY Boeing 737 8K2 Transavia c/n 30646 (for winglet fitting with ATC Lasham)
Log credit IanG & Colin Cole

Sunday, November 22, 2009

EVENTS for 22nd November

On 22nd November 1942 Spitfire lIA P7829 of 53 OTU dived into the ground at Flemingston, near St.Athan.

LOG's for 22nd November

1979 Rhoose
G-ATZO Beagle B.206C Srs1 Private c/n B044
G-BRFG Cessna 340A Private c/n 340A-0012
G-CSZB Vickers 807 Viscount Southern International c/n 248
OO-LFZ Learjet 25B Private c/n 25-118
Log credit IanG

1989 Rhoose
SE-IVS Lockheed L-188CF Electra Falcon Air Cargo
Log credit IanG

1989 OTT
N311AG Boeing 727 17 Private c/n 20512
Log credit IanG

1994 St Athan
XX832/- green/grey camo Jaguar T.2 St Athan MU-no marks
XX835/- green/grey camo Jaguar T.2 St Athan MU-no marks
ZD842/CY green/grey camo Tornado GR.1T St Athan MU-17Sqdn marks
ZE762/GM a/s grey Tornado F.3 St Athan MU-43Sqdn marks
Log credit IanG

1995 St Athan
XV187/187 green/grey camo Hercules C.1P LTW/Lyneham
XX476/CU-561 white/blue Jetstream T.2 750Sqdn/Culdrose c/s "Navy 561" (overshoot)
XZ391/GM green/grey camo Jaguar GR.1A St Athan MU-54Sqdn marks
ZA470/BQ green/grey camo Tornado GR.1 St Athan MU-14Sqdn marks c/s "STN 04" (MU arrival)
ZD409/B green Harrier GR.7 St Athan MU-20[R]Sqdn marks
ZD463/- grey Harrier GR.7 St Athan MU-no marks
ZE165/- a/s grey Tornado F.3 St Athan MU-no marks c/s "STN 03" (airtest)
ZH796/- grey Sea Harrier F/A.2 St Athan MU-no marks
Log credit IanG

2000 St Athan
XX170/- gloss black Hawk T.1 St Athan MU-no marks (tugged Northside to hangar 13:45)
XX313/313 gloss black Hawk T.1A 4FTS/Valley
ZA541/TB green/grey camo Tornado GR.1 St Athan MU-no marks c/s "STN 01" (landed 14:05)
ZD230/- hemp VC-10 K.3 St Athan MU-Ex Brize Norton (in the detuner 14:20)
ZD431/- grey Harrier GR.7 St Athan MU-no marks (tugged from detuner to hangar 13:45)
ZG769/TN green/grey camo Tornado GR.1 St Athan MU-no marks (tugged to hangar 13:45)
G-PZIZ PA-31-350 Navajo Chieftain Air Medical
Log credit Bill Hodges

2001 St Athan
XZ394/GN grey Jaguar GR.3A St Athan MU-54Sqdn marks c/s "STN 01" (landed 09:45)
ZA352/TA-V green/grey camo Tornado GR.1 St Athan MU-15Sqdn marks (tugged from hangar to storage 14:10)
ZA463/FK green/grey camo Tornado GR.1 St Athan MU-12Sqdn marks (at the detuner 11:50)
ZD849/- green/grey camo Tornado GR.1 St Athan MU-no marks c/s "STN 02" (landed 09:50)
ZE206/UI a/s grey Tornado F.3 St Athan MU-no marks c/s "STN 04" (landed 13:20)
ZE251/- a/s grey Tornado F.3 St Athan MU-no marks (tugged from detuner to hangar 12:17)
ZE888/- a/s grey Tornado F.3 St Athan MU-no marks
ZG503/- grey Harrier GR.7 St Athan MU-no marks (landed 11:15)
ZG726/- green/grey camo Tornado GR.1 St Athan MU-no marks c/s "STN 01" (landed 13:50)
ZG796/- a/s grey Tornado F.3 St Athan MU-no marks c/s "STN 04" (airtest 14:35)
G-BOIZ PA-34 200T Seneca II c/s "Clifton 3" (landed 09:50 and departed 11:10)
Log credit Bill Hodges

2001 Tremorfa Heliport
Noted here for the Network Q Rally were the following helicopters
G-TELY, G-WHST, EI-IZO, G-OOHO, G-BYAX, G-BZVD, G-TGRA, G-EXEK and G-TGRZ
Log credit Bill Hodges

2002 St Athan
XV108/- white/grey VC-10 C.1K St Athan MU-Ex Brize Norton c/s "Ascot 875" (departed 11:35 on a test flight)
XX158/158 gloss black Hawk T.1A 4FTS/Valley c/s "VYT 85"
XX189/189 gloss black Hawk T.1A 4FTS/Valley c/s "Thunder 1" (departed 11:25 and landed back 12:10)
XX283/283 gloss black Hawk T.1A 4FTS/Valley c/s "Thunder 3" (departed 11:25)
XX295/295 gloss black Hawk T.1A 4FTS/Valley c/s "Thunder 2" (departed 11:25 and landed back 12:10)
XX835/FY grey Jaguar T.4 St Athan MU-no marks (in detuner 10:20)
ZA149/- scheme VC-10 K.3 St Athan MU-Ex Brize Norton
ZE294/YX a/s grey Tornado F.3 St Athan MU-no marks c/s "STN 03" (landed 13:10)
ZE295/- a/s grey Tornado F.3 St Athan MU-no marks c/s "STN 04" (MU arrival)
Log credit IanG & Bill Hodges

2004 Rhoose
EI-CNV Boeing 737 230 Ryanair c/n 22128
G-BVZH Boeing 737 5Q8 bmi baby c/n 25166
G-CBVB Robin R.2120U Private c/n 365
G-CDUO Boeing 757 236F ThomsonFly c/n 24792
G-YMMD Boeing 777 236ER British Airways c/n 30305
G-ZZZA Boeing 777 236 British Airways c/n 27105
PH-JCT Fokker F-70 KLM cityhopper c/n 11537
Log credit IanG

2004 St Athan
XR807/- white/grey VC-10 C.1K St Athan MU-Ex Brize Norton (in the detuner 10:00)
XR808/- primer VC-10 C.1K St Athan MU-Ex Brize Norton (out of twin peaks 14:25 to the disused)
XZ104/- grey Jaguar GR.3A St Athan MU-no marks c/s "STN 01" (airtest 11:45 and landed back 12:20)
XZ369/EF grey Jaguar GR.3A St Athan MU-6Sqdn marks (in the washbay 10:00)
ZE342/YS a/s grey Tornado F.3 St Athan MU-no marks (tugged from hangar to washbay 11:25)
ZE736/HC a/s grey Tornado F.3 St Athan MU-56[R]Sqdn marks (at hangar 75 10:00)
ZA707/- green Chinook HC.2 Odiham Wing c/s "Gambit" (landed 13:30 on the disused and departed 14:10)
ZH893/BM green Chinook HC.2 Odiham Wing c/s "Gambit" (landed 13:30 on the disused and departed 14:10)
ZJ259/59 yellow/black Squirrel HT.1 DHFS/Shawbury c/s "Shawbury 62" (landed 12:05 and departed 13:35)
Log credit IanG & Bill Hodges

2005 Rhoose
276/- grey SH-14D Lynx MARHELI/De Kooy, Netherlands c/s "NRN 797"
EI-DHV Boeing 737 8AS Ryanair c/n 33582
EI-REG Aerospatiale ATR-72 202 Aer Arann c/n 367
F-GBRF Dassault Falcon 10 Private c/n 38
F-GFPF Dassault Falcon 10 Private c/n 68
G-BYAL Boeing 757 204 ThomsonFly c/n 25626
G-EMBW Embraer ERJ-145EU British Airways CitiExpress c/n 145546
G-EPED Piper PA-31 350 Navajo Chieftain Air Medical c/n 31-8252040
G-ORJA Beech B200 King Air Private c/n BB-1570
G-SPOR Beech B200 King Air Private c/n BB-1557
G-SSEA Aerospatiale ATR 42 312 Air Wales c/s 196
G-TOYD Boeing 737 3Q8 bmi baby c/n 26307
G-VIIY Boeing 777 236ER British Airways c/n 29967
HB-VLG Hawker-Siddeley 125 800 Private c/n 258265
I-IMMG Cessna 525A Citation Jet 2 Private c/n 525A-0038
N123DV Cirrus Design SR-22 Private c/n 1313
OY-JRI Beech 1900 C-1 Aria c/n UC-44
PH-KZA Fokker F-70 KLM cityhopper c/n 11567
PH-OFF Fokker F-100 KLM cityhopper c/n 11274
Log credit IanG