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    NEW EDITOR - Welcome aboard to new BLOG Editor Pete Harrison. Pete will try to fill in when Stu and myself are away

    Header Picture: Hunter T.8C G-BWGL/N-321 arriving at St Athan from Leeuwarden 9th March 2018 (Keith Morgan)

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    Saturday, August 5, 2017

    Log Saturday 05/08/2017

    Cardiff IAP Runway in use 30

    Parked on the Cambrian apron is Cessna 550 Citation Bravo EC-KHP ..departs to LEMD/Madrid-Barajas 
    Parked on the GA apron is Cirrus SR-22 2-ROCK 
    Landing at 08:43 is SSZ3N "Specsavers 3N" Beech B350 Super King Air M-SPEK ..parking on the Cambrian apron ..departed at 17:41 to Guernsey as SSZ3S "Specsavers 3S"
    Landing at 14:43 from Haverfordwest is Reims/Cessna F.172H G-AVJF ..parking on the GA apron ..departed at 15:57 back to Haverfordwest
    Landing between 18:45 and 18:48 from Newcastle, Ireland are "Red Arrows" 9 x Hawk T.1/A XX177XX232XX242XX278XX310XX311XX319XX322 and XX323 ..parking on Golf (to display at Barry Island at 12:00 tomorrow)
    Landing c23:10 is JCL3 "Jetcal 3" Learjet 31A D-CGGG ..parking on the Cambrian apron 

    Training Flights & Flybys
    Training today were:
    OXF54 "Oxford 54" PA-34-220T Seneca G-OXFE ..go-round 09:36 and departed back to Oxford
    "Coastguard 187" AW139 G-CILN ..go-rounds 14:22, 14:38 to St Athan
    "GCTCB" DA42 Twin Star G-CTCB ..go-round 14:58 and departed back to Bournemouth

    Ad Hoc charters/One off Airliner movements
    Landing from Liverpool at 21:32 is TDR9227 "Tradeair 9227" F100 9A-BTD ..departed at 22:08 to LIMJ/Genova Sestri as TDR227 "Tradeair 227

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

    MOD St Athan Runway in use 25
    Residents active today: G-AXIRG-CILN, G-EEKY, G-NEEEG-NWOIG-OKLY  
    Landing at 12:12 from the East is PA-28-181 Archer II G-BOMU ..parking at Horizon ..departed at 12:53 on a local flight ..landed 13:24 and back to Horizon ..departed at 16:54 to the East

    Interesting OTT
    06:47 EB FL350 at DIKAS "Reach 111" C-17A 08-8197  
    07:26 EB FL350 at DIKAS "Reach 540" C-17A 01-0188
    07:27 EB FL360 at DIKAS "Reach 410" C-17A 01-0192
    07:40 EB FL330 at DIKAS "Reach 824" C-17A 06-6164
    08:47 EB FL330 at DIKAS "Reach 217" C-17A 02-1112
    10:07 EB FL290 at DIKAS "Reach 108" C-17A 96-0001  
    10:20 EB FL230 at VLN "Reach 404" KC-10A 87-0122
    12:24 WB FL400 S of EXMOR "Reach 152" KC-135R 58-0085
    13:53 WB FL310 at EXMOR "Reach 1815" C-17A 01-0193

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