Wednesday 4th January
(09.00am - 10.20am) First visit in the new year didn't go to plan! The
2nd Cyprus Airways Airbus A330 due for a seat change didn't show and was
eventually canx!! on the plus side though, nice to get a KLM Fokker FK100 on
the Amsterdam service and in day light hours. PH-OFM was the culprit on
(KLM1533/4) but unfortunately in bad light conditions!
6th January (15.50pm - 17.25pm) Notables in on this
evening visit, Local Resident Mooney M20 D-EKNA arrived from
Leipzig/Halle and headed back for the short flight to its Fishburn base,
G-KLNW Ce510 Citation Mustang operated as (SXN51D) routing from Cambridge to
Biggin Hill while Netjets Hawker
800XP CS-DRD departed to Hamburg as (NJE5WU) after arriving Wednesday 4th
Jan from Le Bourget, and lastly Embraer EMB500 Phenom 100 G-VKGO routed from
Geneva to East Midlands.
Tuesday 10th January
(17.10pm - 17.50pm) Evening visit for a trio of Citation executive jets!
Blink Ce510 Citation Mustang G-FBLK departed to Blackbushe after arriving
from their lastnight as (BKK1A), G-KPEI Ce560 Citation XLS arrived as
(GOJ610P) from Birmingham for a nightstop departing to Brussels as (GOJ611A)
the next morning, while arriving yesterday for a two night stay was HB-VNZ
Ce550B Citation Bravo routing from and to Nice as (VJS300).
Saturday 21st January
(09.50am - 11.10am) A couple of German executive jets and a wide body
airliner were the high lights on this morning 90 minute visit in the
gloom!!! Air Hamburg Ce560 Citation XLS+ D-CEFO routed Monchengladbach
to Friedrichshafen as (AHO727F), while departing to Munich after arriving
last night from Tenerife South was Learjet 35 D-CGRC as (JEI353/363).
Monarch Airbus A300-600 G-MAJS routed from and to Nairobi as (MON749P/8750)
on an MoD flight, while arriving for a night stop from and to Biggin Hill
was Be200 Super King Air G-MEGN, and lastly
PH-KZC Fokker FK70 was on (KLM1533/4) Amsterdam Service.
Saturday 11th February
08.50am - 10.20am) Early morning visit in the mist and murk produced the
following notables, D-CNOB Ce525B Citationjet CJ3 arrived late Wednesday 8th
from Bremen as (ATL2081), it departed back their mid day as (ATL2111). Ce510 Citation Mustang G-XAVB arrived late lastnight for a night
stop and routed from and to Jersey as (AVB501/511), also arriving late
lastnight from Dubrovnik was Learjet 35 D-COKE as (IFA2083), departing early
this morning to Nuremburg under the same call sign, while G-HPPY Learjet 40
routed from Farnborough to Sion as (MHN077) and on KLM's (KLM1533/4)
Amsterdam service was PH-KZW Fokker FK70.
Sunday 12th February
(09.20am - 09.50am) Smart coloured Learjet 45 G-DDDJ was the only worthwhile
aircraft worth a mention early this morning, it departed to Palma having
arrived from Biggin Hill lastnight as (GJO220)
Saturday 18th February
(14.00pm - 16.55pm) Notables just before dark this afternoon were as
follows, On KLM's
(KLM1537/8) Amsterdam service was PH-KZT Fokker FK70. Raytheon 390 Premier
OE-FKK routed from Innsbruck to Hamburg as (TUR602/3) and Learjet 40 G-HPPY
arrived from Sion, departing 30 minutes later to Biggin Hill as (MHN078).
Tuesday 28th February
(06.25am - 06.40am) Durham Tees Valley doesn't get many wide bodied
aircraft movements, but three graced our ramp today!! Two arrived late
lastnight with the highlight being an MD11F operated by Allied Air. The
World Airways Cargo example was our second type visitor when it arrived from
Nairobi as (AJK3449) on an MoD Charter, having spent the night on stand 1 it
positioned out to Ostend as (AJK3449P) late morning, whilst the other two
wide bodies where a pair of Airbus's belonging to Monarch Airlines and also
arrived from Nairobi, A300B4-605R G-MAJS arrived as (MON8767) lastnight and
departed to Edinburgh as (MON767P) while A330-200 G-SMAN arrived mid day as
(MON8771) and departed to London Gatwick as (MON8771P) an hour later. Also of
note was a classic, RAF Vickers VC10 K3 ZA149 calling up as (TARTAN23)
overshot just as left work so missed the beast by 20 minutes!! Gutted!!!!
Saturday 10th March
(11.30am-13.05pm) Just a couple of notables today! Netjets Hawker
800XP CS-DRE arrived from Nice as (NJE950H) for a nightstop, and was due to
depart to London City as (NJE305K) midday Sunday, while on the
weekly Thomson Tenerife South flight was G-FDZZ Boeing 737-800 as
Sunday 25th March
(17.20pm - 18.30pm) This evenings notables in nice weather were the
following, G-PETS DR42 Twin Star was operating from Gamston to Glasgow as
(WKT02), schedules were PH-OFP Fokker FK100 and G-CERY Saab 2000, operating
as (KLM1537/8) from and to Amsterdam & (EZE47G/48G) from Aberdeen to
Southampton respectively, while looking a bit worse for ware after a
landing accident "which closed the Airport for a short time" was resident PA28 Cherokee G-BCTF.
Good to see everyone involved were ok!
Saturday 31st March
(11.30am - 13.05pm) Of Interest mid day today, NetJets Gulfstream G450
N445QS arrived lastnight from New York Teterboro, and was due to depart back
across the pond to California via Bangor ME early evening, G-HPPY Learjet
40XR routed from and to Farnborough as (MHN169), while arriving from Biggin
Hill for a nightstop was Cessna 172 D-EPFC, it departed to Jersey 1st
Friday 6th April (20.35pm
- 21.00pm) A damp late evening visit to catch up with an HiFly Airbus
A330-200 CS-TQP, Operating on a MoD charter under the call sign
(HFY752) it routed from Akrotiri, and departed to Belfast just over an hour
Saturday 7th April (18.45pm -
19.00pm) Another late visit for the departure of Eastern Airways
Jetstream 41 G-MAJK. It arrived lastnight from Cardiff as (EZE3565)
with Cardiff City FC for their game against BORO FC still wearing its
previous operators basic colours (Sky Express) , having beaten the BORO FC
0-2 it departed back to Cardiff with Cardiff City FC as (EZE3566) just
Sunday 8th April (10.05am - 10-20am &
12.00pm - 14.20pm) Two visits to catch up with a trio of interesting
movements, Firstly routing from Northolt to Dundee as (NOH18) was Royal Air
Force BAe 146-CC2 ZE700, whilst a later visit saw D-CHHH Ce560 Citation XLS
operating as (AUF171/2) from Augsburg to Chambery, and lastly Monarch
Airlines Boeing 757 G-MONK positioned in from London Gatwick as (MON832P), leaving
later to Niarobi as (MON8832) on a MoD Charter.
Friday 13th April (17.00pm - 18.25pm)
Notables on this late afternoon visit, A6-ESH Airbus A319(CJ) operated from
and to London Gatwick as (SHJ1). On KLM's (KLM1537/8) Amsterdam service was
PH-KZM Fokker FK70, while Air Medicals Learjet 35 G-ZMED operated from Jerez
to Oxford as (MCD057) on an Ambulance flight, and G-FPLD Be200 Super King
Air arrived back to base from Dublin as (CLB16).
Saturday 14th April (10.00am -
10.20pm/ 14.30 - 14.50pm) Two short visits to co inside with two interesting
arrivals which unfortunately were spread out during the day! Danish Air
Transport MD87 OY-JRU arrived from Stuttgart as (DTR6532), it was due to
depart mid morning 15th after a night stop to Rimini as (DTR6533), whilst
later on Thomson Airways Tenerife South (TOM91Y/6FC) was G-FDZW Boeing
737-800 and lastly Ce560 Citation XLS D-CTTT routed from Chambery to Milan Linate as
Saturday 21st April (12.00pm -
15.00pm) A longer than usual visit due to the return of Airbus A319 A6-ESH
being cancelled, however others of interest this afternoon included the
following. D-CXLS Ce560 Citation XLS routed from and to Southampton as
(AHO170T), while routing from Blackbushe to Norwich was Blink Ce510 Citation
Mustang G-FLBK operating as (BKK3C), and lastly a new addition to the Great
North Air Ambulance fleet, G-NHAC AS365 Dauphin departed on a local sortie
Tuesday 24th April
(08.50am -11.05am) Notables on this mornings visit, Be90 King Air
M-TSRI routed from Chester Hawarden to Cardiff as (AAD924A/B), EI-XLS Ce560 Citation XLS arrived for
a nightstop from Heathrow as (HYR56A), departing back their under the same
call sign mid morning 25th April, also staying the night, routing from
and to Oslo Gardermoen was LN-AKR Falcon 900 as (VIA303), while "Not my cup of tea" but doing
an impressive low overshoot was USAF F-16 Eagle 92-0364/LN calling up (Maul
Tuesday 1st May (10.30am - 11.05am)
Notables on this murky damp morning were as follows, RAF BAe 146-CC2 ZE701
routed from Northolt and departed to Dundee as (NOH12), but then diverted
into Newcastle on route following flap problems! while in for a short stay
routing from Gloucester to Stornoway was N96JL Ce421 Golden Eagle, and
lastly doing an overshoot was RAF Tucano ZF244 calling (LOP70).
Wednesday 2nd May (16.20pm - 17.15pm)
Just the Blink Ce510 Citation Mustang G-FBKC was of interest this afternoon
routing from and to Blackbushe as (BKK7G).
Saturday 5th May (13.20 - 14.40pm)
Air Europa started the summer season with a Sky Team colours' Boeing 737-800 aircraft!
EC-JHK routed from and to Palma as (AEA287/8).
Wednesday 16th May (14.50pm -
16.00pm) Notables this afternoon were, Be 350 Super King Air OO-SDT
routing from and to Le Bourget, whilst in for an overshoot was RAF C-130J
Hercules C5 ZH888 as (RRR409).
Sunday 20th May (16.50pm -18.45pm)
Interesting movements this late afternoon included N620M Gulf 4SP which
arrived from Le Bourget, and headed to Cardiff on Tuesday 22nd, while the colourful Ce525A Citationjet CJ2
G-OODM routed from Palma to Bournemouth as (EDC708/708P), and lastly
(KLM1535/1536) Amsterdam's service was operated by Fokker FK70 PH-JCT.
Saturday 26th May (09.20am -
13.20pm//16.40pm - 16.45pm) Two visits today for several interesting
visitors which were unfortunately spread out during the course of the day!
Fokker FK70 PH-KZA operated KLM's (KLM1533/1534) morning Amsterdam service.
Ce560 Citation XLS D-CNOC arrived from Edinburgh as (ATL126A), having spent
lest than 30 minutes on the ramp it then departed to Malta as (ATL126B).
Dropping in for fuel was AS355N Ecureuil 2 N766AM, departing some 30 minutes
later to Dundee. ATC's Be90 King Air G-BMKD routed from and to Lasham and
was in for a night stop, whilst operating Air Europa's (AEA287/288) weekly
Palma service was Boeing 737-800 EC-JHL. Lastly, DTV based North East
Air Ambulance AS365 Dauphin G-NHAC was doing some photo shoot with a local
DTV's second visit of a Hawker 4000 Horizon
occurred when G-PROO arrived from Chester and departed for the short flight
to Blackpool some 45 minutes later.
Sunday 27th May (09.10 - 09.20am) A
very short visit this morning to catch EC-LJC Ce510 Citation Mustang which
arrived from Girona as (DSP261) lastnight, it departed to Nice just before
midday as (DSP271).
Monday 28th May (18.15pm - 18.30pm)
Managed to catch up with the return flight of N917MM EMB500 Phenom 100
tonight, having routed through on Friday from Reykjavik to Peretola Florence
it was heading in the opposite direction, and in for fuel.
Saturday 9th June (13.00pm - 13.20pm)
Short visit in the rain to catch up with the weekly Air Europa (AEA287/288)
Palma flight, 'which was a EC-JNF' and had a character on a motorcycle on
Saturday 16th June (12.45pm -
13.10pm) Another short visit to shoot what's probably been the most
interesting day of the week here at DTV!! G-VVBA AS355 Ecureuil 2
arrived yesterday as (Trident 04). G-CEDK Ce750 Citation 10 routed from and
to Farnborough with passengers that were ferried to and from Warcop onboard
G-CGGD AS365 Dauphin as (Yorkair 03) and lastly Air Europa's Palma flight
was operated by EC-JHL Boeing 737-800 as (AEA287/8).
Sunday 17th June (07.15am - 07.20am)
A late arrival lastnight warranted an early morning visit before work this
morning, basic coloured Learjet 55 D-CWAY arrived via London Stansted late
lastnight and departed to Zweibrucken just after 9am this morning..
Monday 18th June (18.30pm -18.40pm)
Another basic schemed aircraft in DTV this evening, EC-JIP Metro arrived
from Jersey in
the early evening sun as (FTL5112), and departed to Hamburg as (FTL5121)
after a nightstop.
Saturday 30th June (09.05am -09.25am
// 13.50pm - 14/15pm) Notables today warranted two visits in the thunder and
lightning!! Finally caught up with one of the Small Planet Boeing 737-300s
that have been recently operating several charters out of DTV today!! LY-FLH
positioned in from Manchester and departed to Naples some 60 minutes later
as (LLP861P/861), while on the first Amsterdam service of the day was
(PH-WXC) Fokker FK70 operating (KLM1533/4).
Operating on the weekly Air Europa (AEA287/8) Tenerife service was another
Boeing 737-800 with logo/stickers on it, EC-JAP arrived early and caught me
out so popped up for it departing in between down pours!!
Saturday 14th July (14.10pm
-18.20pm) A longer than originally planned visit today to catch up
with a classic fighter, two of DTV's weekly holiday flights and non other
than Mr Tom Jones himself, "Well"........... the aircraft he flew in on as
he was doing a concert in Durham tonight, and lastly and not to be out done
a nice Austrian Challenger. BBMF Spitfire PRXIX PS915 operated from
and to Coningsby while doing a couple of displays on route under the call
sign of (SPITFIRE 01). The weekly Palma and Jersey flights were operated by
EC-JNF Boeing 737-800 as (AEA287/8) and G-JECM DHC,8-400 as (BEE1185/6)
respectively, while arriving for a night stop from Geneva was OE-HOO
Bombardier Challenger 300 as (AOJ079) and lastly arriving from Luton with
Sir Tom Jones onboard was Eastern Airways "Best of British 2012" Embraer
ERJ135 G-CGMB as (EZE1742), it departed out to Nice early Sunday Morning
15th August as (EZE1743).
Friday 20th July (15.00pm -
17.20pm) Notables this afternoon were probably involved in the Team GB v
Brazil football match at Middlesbrough FC riverside stadium. D-IVIP Be200
Super King Air operated as (STQ999) and G-EDCL Ce525A Citationjet CJ2 as
(EDC179/179P), while heading in from Battersea heliport via a Middlesbrough
Hotel was G-EMHC Agusta A109 as (CTK03). Bombardier Challenger 300 N125TM
arrived from Rome Ciampino, and stayed until Sunday 22nd August when it
departed to Hanscom Field Bedford USA, and lastly a couple of the
more run of the mill stuff in the shape of KLM Fokker FK70 PH-KZO operating
(KLM1535/6) Amsterdam service and Cobham's newish resident DR42 Twin Star
G-COBS arriving from Humberside as (CLB664).
Saturday 21st July (12.45pm -
13.30pm//19.50pm - 20.45pm) Two visits today, although well spread out
produced the following of interest! G-EMBI Embraer EMB145 operated as
(BMR9461) from East Midlands, and departed to Cardiff as (BMR8933) some 90
minutes later, whilst on the weekly Air Europa Palma flight (AEA287/8) was
Boeing 737-800 EC-JBJ. And later..... another Bombardier Challenger 300
N866TM routing from Hanscom Field Bedford USA to Biggin Hill, and Air Italy Boeing 767-200 I-AIGI
routing from Aqaba King Hussein International to Milan Malpensa as
(AEY82/883) on a MoD flight, both stopping the night!
Friday 27th July (18.50pm - 19.10pm)
Interesting visitor tonight was Omni Air International Boeing 767-300 N387AX
routing from and to Brize Norton as (OAE843).
Monday 6th August (19.45pm -19.50pm)
A couple of visitors worth a mention in from tonights short visit. N766AM
AS355N Ecureuil 2 was doing some local flying today while arriving from
Keflavik later was Learjet 60 D-CGEO, both stopped the night, departing to a
private site in the Midlands and Mykonos Greece respectively Tuesday 7th
Thursday 16th August (16.40pm -
17.15pm//19.40pm - 19.50pm)) Two visits this evening between having my
tea!......... Regular visitor Global Express XRS N288Z arrived on 10th from
Corfu and hasn't budged since its arrival on stand 9, eventually departing
direct to Hong Kong on Saturday 18th. G-DPJR Sikorsky S76
arrived from Westerdale as (PGL24) on the 13th August, departing back their
Sunday 19th, while Eurocopter EC135
G-KLNK diverted in due to the weather as (WDK26) it was due out to the north
Friday 17th August after arriving from Battersea yesterday. NetJets Ce560
Citation XLS CS-DFU routed Inverness to Malaga as (NJE6ZU/483E), while in
for a overshoot was RAF BAe Typhoon FGR4 ZK333 as (Leuchars 30), RAF Tucano
ZF290 arrived as (Swift 1) from Linton and went Tech after arrival,
departing back to its base of Linton as (Charcoal 2) on Friday 17th August
and lastly on the earlier visit was PH-KZL Fokker FK70 operating KLM's
(KLM1535/6) Amsterdam service. The later visit 'just before dark' had three
executive arrivals, HB-IMJ Gulf 5 operating as (EXH144) arrived from
Farnbourgh, eventually departing to Lisbon on Saturday 18th as (EXH161). Another Netjets Ce560 Citation XLS CS-DXF routing from Northolt
as (NJE285E/3PF) after a nightstop and lastly Pilatus PC12 M-YLEO arrived from Florence
departing to Nice Saturday 18th. "Busy night for a change here at DTV"
Monday 20th August (16.50pm -
17.40pm) Notables this sunny evening were, Ce680 Citation Sovereign
PH-CIJ & Ce560 Citation XLS+ D-CFLY, both arriving late afternoon yesterday from Le
Bourget, departing to Toulon 23rd and from and to Palma as (AHO956Y),
departing 22nd respectably, while routing from and to Poham
was Bo209 Monsun D-EGHW, and lastly operating Eastern Airways (EZE67L/68L)
Aberdeen service was G-CGMC Embraer ERJ145.
Tuesday 21st August (16.30pm - 17.20pm)
A "Classic" in for some training which included three touch & Go's enabled me
to thrash straight from work to catch the beast on its last approach before
roaring off in the gloom with what only can describe as an incredible
sound!!!! RAF VC10 K3 ZA147 operated from and to Brize Norton as (TARTAN22),
other notables included PH-KZW Fokker FK70 operating KLM's (KLM1536/7)
Amsterdam service, while arriving from Brussels for a night stop as (FYG11R) was Ce525
Citationjet CJ3 OO-FPE. It departed late afternoon 23rd to Figario as
Monday 27th August (10.20am -
11.20am//17.15pm - 18.30pm) Interesting movements unfortunately
warranted two visits today! I-DDFG Piaggio P180 Avanti routed from and to
Biggin Hill as (SRR511/2). Falcon 900 N978PW arrived direct from
Morristown (NJ) yesterday and looks as though its stopping a while on stand
9, eventually departing back to Morristown on Sunday 2nd September, also arriving yesterday was Eurocopter EC135 G-HOLM as (WDK26) 'stopping
until 29th' and two
AS355N Ecureuil's N766AM & G-OLCP 'which arrived this morning & 23rd
respectively' lastly on
the KLM Amsterdam (KLM1533/4) was FK70 PH-KZC. Later visit seen Pilatus
PC12 M-YLEO arrive from Nice for a nightstop, heading back their on 29th and Fokker FK70 PH-KZM
departing to Amsterdam on (KLM1536).
Tuesday 28th August 17.30pm -
18.40pm) Notables this early evening, OK-TOS Be200 Super King arrived last
night from Treviso as (PRG402) and stopped until 29th when it departed back
to the Italian Airport. OE-FZA Ce510 Citation Mustang routed from
Stavanger to Le Bourget as (GAC379B/C). OO-FPC Ce525 Citationjet CJ3 arrived from Brussels as (FYG81N) for a night stop,
departing to Olbia as (FYG82N) on the 29th,
whilst arriving from Denham was Pilatus PC12 LX-TAI, night stopping until
31st when it departed to Goodwood.
Sunday 2nd September (09.30am -
09.45am//18.40pm - 20.10pm) Notables today! Gulfstream G150 C-GZCZ
'which arrived on Wednesday 29th August from Edinburgh' departed to Iqaluit
under the same call sign (CNK715). On the Later visit, Ce525 Citationjet CJ2
M-AJDM routed from and to
Colmar, departing on Tuesday 3rd September. PH-RID Ce680 Citation Sovereign
arrived from Le
Bourget and departed back their also on Tuesday 3rd. Regular Global Express
XRS N288Z arrived from Helsinki yesterday, whilst Ce525 Citation CJ3 OO-FPC
routed from Liege to Antwerp as (FYG92N/93N). Arriving from Prestwick and
stopping until Tuesday 3rd where it departed to Torrejon was Be350 Super
King Air EC-IBK as (GES321), and lastly only the 3rd Boeing 777 to land at
DTV, N918AX routed from and to Brize Norton on an MoD flight as (OAE303) just as the light
was fading fast.
Monday 3rd September (16.45pm -
16.50pm) Brief visit this late afternoon for the Ce525 Citationjet CJ1
N600HS, which routed from and to Le Bourget.
Friday 7th September (14.20pm -
14.30pm) Notables this afternoon. I-TOPH Hawker 850XP and HB-JIL Ce680
Citation Sovereign 'under the call sign (LUC635)' both arrived lastnight
from Milan Linate and Le Bourget and departed Saturday 8th back to Milan
Linate and Biggin Hill respectively.
Sunday 9th September (16.45pm -
17.20pm) Jetairfly's Pilatus PC12 LX-LAB arrived from Le Bourget and stopped
until Tuesday 11th when it departed to Biggin Hill, whilst operating as (GAC189A/H), and routing from Geneva to Orléans
Saint-Denis was Ce510 Citation Mustang
Monday 10th September 16.30pm -
16.45pm) A brief early evening visit to shoot the colourful Learjet 55
D-CAAE. It routed from Alicante on an ambulance flight and departed to
Nuremberg a couple of hours later as (IFA2507).
Wednesday 12th September (19.20pm -
19.30pm//21.20pm - 21.30pm) A trio of executive jets which arrived yesterday
were the reason behind this early evening visit. Gulfstream G450 N450EE
arrived from Spartanburg SC, and departed back their via Bangor on Saturday
15th, whilst arriving shortly afterwards from
Bournemouth was CL601-3A Challenger N601WM,
departing to Farnborough on Sunday 16th while arriving later from Genoa was Gulf 4 N620M, stopping until Thursday
13th, where it departed to Daugherty Field via Sloulin Field. A big surprise
later, and another Boeing 777 for DTV tonight was Euro Atlantic example CS-TFM,
positioned in from London Heathrow as (MMZ721P). Having night stopped on
Stand 1 until Friday 14th it departed to Brize Norton on a MoD charter as
(MMZ7360) late evening.
Thursday 20th September (18.40
-18.50pm) Caught just as the light was fading, Pilatus PC12 N412MW
arrived from Denham on Tuesday 18th and departed to Beccles on Fri 21st.
Saturday 22nd September (13.00pm -
13.20pm//17.30pm - 18.40pm) Of interest this afternoon, Bookajet Ce525
Citationjet G-HCSA routed from and to Amsterdam as (BOO338), BD700 Global
Express XRS C-GDPF 'which arrived from Brussels on the 20th' departed direct
to Montreal. SA226 Merlin F-GRNT departed back to Le Bourget after arriving
from their yesterday as (ARL421), and lastly a couple of Ce525A Citation
CJ2s, OO-OSD routed from and to Amsterdam as (FYG22Q/21Q) and N525PM
departed back to its Oxford base, which is where it arrived from on the
Sunday 23rd September (16.25pm -
16.50pm) Two aircraft
obviously connected judging my the registrations? M-HOTB Gulfstream G550
routed from and to Luton and stopped till late 25th, while G-HOTB Eurocopter EC155 arrived to
transport the passenger from the Gulfstream to a private site in nearby
Barnard Castle. "What a way to travel"
Monday 24th September (17.30pm -
17.45pm) A couple of aircraft worth a mention late this afternoon in
what can only be called horrendous weather conditions!! Lancair Columbia 400
N400UK arrived from Dinard last night and departed to Biggin Hill late
evening, while BD700 Global Express XRS VQ-BSC arrived from Cambridge and
stopped until late 26th when it departed to Biggin Hill also.
Friday 28th September (14.10pm-
14.20pm) A quick visit for Bin Air SA227DC Metro D-CNAG, which operated from
and to Rotterdam as (BID7B/7C).
Sunday 30th September (17.10pm -
18.20pm) Notables this late afternoon were the following. KLM sent in Fokker
FK100 PH-OFP on its (KLM1535/6) Amsterdam service, while a little delayed
and arriving just before dark, was Euro Atlantic Boeing 777-200 CS-TFM
operating a MoD charter from and to Brize Norton as (MMZ761P/7310).
Monday 1st October (20.50pm-
21.00pm) Another wide bodied aircraft tonight on another MoD charter, F-ORLY
Air Caraibes Atlantque Airbus A330-300 F-ORLY positioned in from Paris Orly
and departed to Brize Norton as (CAJ1618/1510).
Tuesday 9th October (20.20- 20.35pm)
Executive arrivals of interest tonight and both in for night stops were the
following. Ce560 Citation XLS G-XBEL routed from and to Jersey as (AVB891/804), whilst
a later arrival and our first
Brazilian registered aircraft for years in the shape of an EMB505 Phenom 300, PT-TRR arrived
from Belfast International just after 8pm and departed to Farnborough after
spending 24 hours on stand 8.
Sunday 14th October (17.20pm -
17.40pm) Executives tonight were, NetJets Falcon 2000EX CS-DLF arrived from
Le Bourget as (NJE2EH) and departed to Northolt on Tuesday 16th to Northolt
(NJE712M), whilst routing from and to Blackbushe was Blink Ce510 Citation
Mustang G-FBKB as (BKK6F).
Monday 15th October (18.10pm -
18.30pm) The main interest today was the arrival of two ex Russian Boeing
737-500s for Sycamore Aviation. Sycamore are an aircraft
dismantling/scrapping company that were here at DTV Airport for a while last
year when they dismantled an ex Sky Express example, anyway VP-BWY and
VP-BWZ 'both Boeing 737-500s and ex Donavia' arrived from Vilnius as
(DNV9806 & DNV9804) respectively. I only managed to capture VP-BWY as VP-BWZ
went straight into hanger 1, whilst arriving yesterday and staying until
Tuesday 16th was Synergy Be200 Super King Air G-WNCH which routed from and
to Fairoaks as (SYG531).
Saturday 20th October (13.10pm
-13.30pm) Of interest this mid afternoon, NetJets Hawker 400XP CS-DMN
routing from Farnborough and departing to Hamburg some 3 hours later as
(NJE4ZY), while on the weekly Air Europa (AEA287/8) Palma flight was Boeing
737-800 EC-JHL sporting 20 years of Euro Disney sticker. Ex Donavia Boeing
737-500 VP-BWZ was finally rolled out from hanger 1 and out on stand 7 next
to sister machine VP-BWY.
Wednesday 24th October (16.40pm -
16.55pm) Late afternoon visit in horrendous weather conditions was
brightened up by the following of note! Falcon 2000 OY-GKJ arrived from
Luton and departed to Billund as (MMD1336), OY-KVP Learjet 40 'which arrived
on Monday 22nd October' departed back to Copenhagen Roskilde, whilst
Challenger 605 N40XC routed from Luton to Amsterdam, and lastly Agusta A109
G-EVIP was operating under the call sign (Castle 4).
Sunday 28th October (13.55pm -
14.10pm) Eastern Airways Embraer ERJ145 G-EMBP operated the
Aberdeen-Southampton-Aberdeen (EZE47G) service today!
Friday 2nd November (14.20pm -
14.40pm) Short visit "again" in terrible weather produced the
following worth a mention, F-ORLY Air Caraibes Atlantque Airbus A330-300
F-ORLY positioned in from Brize Norton as (CAJ1624) on Wednesday 31st
October, headed back their tonight as (CAJ1518) on an MoD Charter. N400YY
Extra EA-400 arrived from Cambridge on Monday 29th October, whilst Jet Fly's
Pilatus PC12 LX-JFQ departed back to Luton, having stopped the night.
Saturday 17th November (13.35pm
-14.05pm) A busy day regarding executive movements, starting with a quartet
of aircraft which arrived Thursday 15th November and departed today!
Falcon 7X OO-NAD routed from and to Antwerp as (FYG81X/82X), N550VE
Gulfstream G550 arrived from Stansted and departed to San Antonio Tx while
another Gulfstream G550, VP-BSI routed from Amsterdam to Geneva. Other
notables arriving yesterday 'Fri 16th November were' Ce680 Citation
Sovereign OH-WIA using the call sign (JEF20A), operated from and to Helsinki
and also M-ATHS Pilatus PC12, which arrived from Fairoaks, and lastly
arriving from Le Bourget this morning was TBM-700 F-GTJM, both departed
Sunday 18th November to Jersey and Le Bourget respectively.
Sunday 25th November (14.00pm -
14.10pm) A short visit to catch up with Learjet 35 G-JMED which arrived
from Tenerife North lastnight as (MCD079), it departed back to its base
Oxford Killington late afternoon under the same call sign..
Tuesday 27th November (18.20pm -
18.35pm) Notables Tonight. Learjet 36 D-CFGG operating as (QAJ854) arrived
from Dubrovnik and left later to Cologne, whilst arriving from Brize Norton
on a MoD Charter as (TOM8129) was ArkeFly Boeing 767-300 PH-OYE, it departed
back to its base of Amsterdam as (TFL082F) after 4 hours on Stand 1.
Tuesday 4th December (18.00pm -
18.20pm) Another ArkeFly Boeing 767-300 tonight at DTV! PH-AHX
operated as (TOM8070/1) from and to Brize Norton on an MoD Charter.
Sunday 9th December (19.00pm -
19.15pm) Yet another ArkeFly Boeing 767-300!!! "DTV has had nearly all the
fleet in the last two weeks!!" Anyway, operating as (TFL071F/TOM8121) PH-AHQ
arrived from Amsterdam and departed a couple of hours later to Brize Norton
on an MoD charter.
Friday 14th December (14.45pm -
15.05pm) Only two notables this afternoon in dreadful weather
conditions!! G-XLGB Ce560XL Citation Excel arrived lastnight from
Farnbourgh as (LNX51LB), and departed back their Saturday afternoon under
the same call sign, while arriving early this morning from Helsinki was
OH-WIC Challenger 604 as (JEF11), it departed to Brussels mid afternoon only
to head back after 30 minutes of the outbound flight!! eventually
departing back to Helsinki on Saturday afternoon.
Saturday 22nd December (13.05pm -
13.30pm) G-EPGI Ce560 Citation XLS+ routed from and to Biggin Hill while on
the weekly (TOM1MY/32E) Tenerife flight was G-TAWJ Boeing 737-800,
unfortunately both in dull and wet weather! "yet again!"
Sunday 30th December (14.05.pm -
14.15pm) Of interest this afternoon, N700GY TBM-700 arrived Friday 28th from
Guernsey and departed back there mid afternoon, while arriving from Zurich
for a night stop under the call sign (NJE251R) was Ce560XL Citation Excel
CS-DNW. It departed to Biggin Hill as (NJE6HY) on the 1st of Jan 2013.