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    Header Picture: Gama Aviation Cessna 560 Citation XLS G-OJER at Cardiff 11/10/18 ...picture credit Mark Pearce

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    Sunday, April 9, 2017

    Log Sunday 09/04/2017

    Cardiff IAP Runway in use 12 ..to 30 11:50

    Landing at 14:57 from Tremorfa HP is "Starcaster 3" Robinson R44 Astro G-MISK ..parking on the GA apron ..departed at 15:25 back to the HP
    Landing at 20:17 from KMSP/Minneapolis-St Paul is Gulfstream G550 N83M ..parking on the Cambrian apron

    Training Flights & Flybys
    Training today were:
    OXF42 "Oxford 42" PA-34-220T Seneca G-OXFF ..go-round 11:56 and departed back to Oxford
    "Coastguard 187" AW139 G-CILN ..go-round 14:26 to Tremorfa HP
    PA-28R-201 Arrow III G-TEBZ ..go-rounds 15:20, 15:37 and departed back to Gloucester

    Ad Hoc charters/One off Airliner movements
    Landing at 08:13 from KMCO/Orlando is TCX2837 "Kestrel 2837" A332 G-MLJL ..parking on stand 7 ..departed at 09:58 to Gatwick as TCX2753 "Kestrel 2753"
    G-MLJL A330
    Picture credit Keith Morgan 

    Based Aircraft Movements
    Residents active today: G-BXIF, G-OPETG-WARO 

    MOD St Athan Runway in use 07 ..to 25 c12:00
    Residents active today: G-BRBHG-CILN, G-TYRO 

    Present at the Aston Martin Event were several aircraft, including: 

    G-AXIR PA-28-140 Cherokee B
    Picture credit Mark Pearce 

    G-BNPH/WV740 Pembroke C.1
    Picture credit Mark Pearce

    G-BVEZ/XM479 Jet Provost T.3A
    Picture credit Mark Pearce 

    G-CFGJ/N3200/QV Spitfire Ia
    Picture credit Mark Pearce 

    G-OKLY Reims/Cessna F.150K
    Picture credit Mark Pearce

    G-PRII/WT723/LM:692 Hunter PR.11
    Picture credit Mark Pearce 

    G-ZEXL Extra EA.300/L The Blades ..departed 16:14 to the East as "Blades 2"
    Picture credit Mark Little

    XX188 Hawk T.1A Red Arrows
    Picture credit Mark Pearce

    Hercules C.3P ..from storage
    Picture credit Mark Little

    Landing at 09:32 was C.A.B. DR.400-180 Regent G-BAEN ..parking at Horizon ..departed at 10:26 to the East
    Landing at 10:09 is AS.355NP Ecureuil II G-DCAM ..parking at Aston Martin ..departed at 14:15 to Turweston
    Landing at 10:17 from Shobdon is PA-34-200T Seneca II G-CDPV ..parking at Aston Martin ..departed at 13:39 back to Shobdon
    Departing at 10:27 to the East is Aerostar Yak-52 G-YAKI 
    Landing at 10:30 was Agusta A109A 2-LIFT ..parking at Aston Martin ..departed at 14:47 to the South
    Landing at 10:50 from Biggin Hill is PA-28-161 Warrior II G-CEIZ ..parking at Horizon ..departed at 13:29 to the East
    Landing at 11:09 is Robin DR.400-180R Remorqueur G-TUGZ ..parking at Horizon ..departed at 15:35 to the East
    Landing at 11:39 was Agusta A109E Power G-IOOK ..parking at Aston Martin ..departed at 14:58 to the East
    Landing c12:20 was PA-28-161 Warrior II G-BFNK ..parking at Horizon ..departed at 15:07 to Old Sarum
    Landing at 12:35 from Bovingdon, Herts is PA-28-180 Cherokee C G-ATEM ..parking at Horizon ..departed at 14:16 back to Bovingdon

    Tremorfa Heliport

    The Open Day attracted the following:

    G-CBXK Robinson R22 Mariner
    Picture credit Mark Little
    G-CILN AgustaWestland AW139 Bristows/Coastguard
    G-HEMN Eurocopter EC135T2+ Wales Air Ambulance
    Picture credit Mark Little
    G-HEOI Eurocopter EC135P2+ NPAS
    Picture credit Mark Little
    G-HGRB Robinson R44 Raven
    Picture credit Mark Little
    G-MISK Robinson R44 Astro ..pleasure flights
    Picture credit Mark Little
    G-SKBL Agusta A109S Grand ..hangared
    G-WENU Airbus Helicopters H145 Wales Air Ambulance
    Picture credit Mark Little

    Interesting OTT
    10:25 WB FL360 S of VLN "Reach 553" KC-135R 57-1468

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