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    Thursday, August 24, 2017

    Log Thursday 24/08/2017

    Cardiff IAP Runway in use 30

    Parked on the Cambrian apron is Bombardier Challenger 650 CS-DOF ..departed at 19:43 to LIEO/Olbia as "CSDOF"
    Picture credit IanG

    Parked on the Cambrian apron is Learjet 45 LX-EAA ..departed at 12:55 to EPKT/Katowice as DUK8AMB "Lion King 8 Ambulance"
    Picture credit IanG

    Landing at 09:33 from Gloucester is XJC50Y "Exclusive Jet 50Y" Cessna 550 Citation Bravo G-IPLY ..parking on the Cambrian apron ..departed at 10:25 to EPPO/Poznan with the same c/s
    Landing at 11:00 from Haverfordwest is Reims/Cessna F.172H G-AVJF ..parking on the GA apron ..departed at 11:48 back to Haverfordwest 
    Landing at 15:24 from Shoreham is VOR05 "Flightcal 05" Diamond DA62 G-GBAS ..parking on stand 17 ..airborne 16:01 for ILS calibration work ..landed 17:50 and back to 17 ..departed at 18:37 to Hawarden
    Landing at 15:30 from the East is PA-28-161 Warrior II G-OAAA ..parking on the GA apron ..departed at 16:20 

    Training Flights & Flybys
    Training today were:
    "GELUE" PA-28-161 Cherokee Warrior II G-ELUE ..go-rounds 09:45, 10:00, 10:15 and departed back to Kemble
    BEE018T "Jersey 018T" DH8D G-JECN ..go-round 12:04 into the circuit ..landed 12:29 for a crew change ..airborne 12:43 back into the circuit ..landed 13:18 ..departed at 13:32 back to Birmingham as BEE118T "Jersey 118T"

    Ad Hoc charters/One off Airliner movements
    Parked on stand 16 is E145 F-HFKG 

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

    MOD St Athan Runway in use 25
    Residents active today: G-AXIRG-BYVWG-BYWXG-CILN, G-NWOIG-OKLY 
    Departing at 09:32 to the North is Dornier Do.27A G-BMFG ..landed 15:32 parking back at Horizon
    Picture credit Keith Morgan

    Interesting OTT
    07:02 EB FL350 at DIKAS "Reach 566" C-17A 01-0194  
    07:48 EB FL350 at DIKAS "Reach 307" KC-135R 59-1460
    08:26 EB FL330 at DIKAS "Reach 154" C-17A 97-0046  
    09:58 EB FL230 at VLN "Reach 563" C-5M 85-0001

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