17th January (13.50pm - 14.00pm) Two Isle of Man registered Ce525
Citations were of note during a short visit today, M-IWPS CJ2 arrived from
Bournemouth yesterday and departed to Hamburg on Saturday 18th, while CJ4
M-NSJS arrived from Farnborough and after a nightstop did a day return to
Jersey and later departed to Leeds Bradford.
Monday 14th April
(17.45pm - 18.00pm) First type visitor for Durham Tees Valley this
evening, Gulfstream G280 N280CC arrived from Amsterdam lastnight and
departed to Coventry Tuesday Midday 15th April. D-CAVA Metro operated as
(BIN9C/D) on one of the usual car parts flights, while N582C TBM-700
was in for the night on stand 12!
Sunday 20th April
(16.50pm -18.10pm) Nipped up for DTV's second visit of a Royal Air
Force Airbus A330-243MRT Voyager, ZZ337 routed to Brize Norton as (RRR2701)
after dropping one person off!!! Nothing else of interest apart from new
resident G-SCOL Airvan of the new St George parachute school.
Wednesday 7th May
(18.00pm - 18.50pm) A couple of biz tonight, both stopping the night,
D-IGME Ce525 Citationjet routed from and to Zurich as (BBF279), and OK-ESC
Be400 Beechjet arrived from Rome and departed to Newcastle the next morning
Thursday 8th May (16.10pm -
16.20pm) Only Notable today, EC-LDS Gulfstream G100 arrived from
Farnborough mid morning and headed off to Madrid as (TGM241S) several hours
Friday 9th May
(10.15am - 10.45am//20.15pm - 21.00pm) A couple of Cessna Citations were of
interest this morning, PH-HRM Ce560 Citation XLS+ routed from and to Rotterdam while on two
visits routing Leeds-Southampton and return was M-NSJS Ce525C Citationjet
CJ4, while a later visit just at night fall seen Night Express Shorts SH360
D-CCAS arrive from Munster as (EXT551) and after an hour on the deck
departed to Frankfurt Hahn as (EXT552).
Wednesday 21st May
(14.05pm - 16.00ppm) Of interest this afternoon...... Aviation
Beauport's new Ce560 Citation XLS+ G-OJER operated from and to Jersey as
(AVB811/812). Jet2's Boeing 737-300 G-CELJ was in for some circuit training
as (EXS300T) and routed from East Midlands to Manchester. G-CEYU AS365
Dauphin also arrived for some training as (MFT03) and in for a
overshoot was Royal Air Force Be200 Super King Air ZK459 as (CWL68).
Friday 23rd May
(08.50am - 09.10am) A nip up in the rain for a trio of Beech Super King
Air's! Cobham's now rare Be350 G-COBI headed out to Scampton as (CLB201),
while another Be350 'OE-GTH' departed after a night stop and routed from and
to Nice, IAS Medical Be200 G-IASA arrived from Newcastle as (MDI08), and
lastly Titan Boeing 737-300 G-POWC arrived from London Stansted to operate
the annual outbound Lourdes charter as (AWC101Y/101A).
Tuesday 27th May
(15.45pm - 16.335pm) Notables this late afternoon, D-CHRA Ce 525C
Citationjet CJ4 arrived from Stuttgart as (EFD555), and after stopping the
night headed back to the German city under the same call sign, while on a
short visit routing Liverpool to Glasgow was Beech 350 Super King Air
OE-GTH, and lastly on the afternoon Amsterdam rotation was KLM Fokker FK70
PH-KZA operating as (KLM1535/1536).
Friday 30th May
(12.30pm - 13.30pm) The two Return Lourdes flights were operated by
Titan and Alba Star today, both operating Boeing 737s. G-POWC a 737-300 of
Titan operated as (AWC01B/01Y) and routed back to Lourdes, while following
Alba Star Machine 'EC-LNC a 737-400' routed in the same direction as
Saturday 7th June
(17.00pm - 18.10pm) A very wet and dull DTV this late afternoon
produced the following of interest. G-KLNE Hawker 900XP arrived from
Heathrow as (SXN90E) and departed to Toulon the next morning, while arriving from Halifax
and staying for several days was Falcon 900EX EASy C-GTLA, eventually it
departed to Bristol Lulsgate on Wednesday 11th,
and lastly 'our only Summer flight at DTV in 2014' was G-JECM DHC,8-400
operating as (BEE1185/6) for the weekly flight from and to Jersey.
Monday 23rd June
(15.40pm - 16.50pm) LN-HOT Ce525B Citationjet CJ3 routed from Oslo to Exeter
as (RTG434), while in for an overshoot was RAF Tucano ZF289 as (LOP34).
Thursday 26th June
(10-00am -15.50pm) A certain retro aircraft operating out of DTV today was
the reason for the long visit 'but back to the regular stuff first! the semi
resident Global Express XRS N288Z arrived from Luton on the 12th and hasn't
moved since! N37US PA34 Seneca arrived from Jersey yesterday and was due out
Fri 27th to Dundee, and now back to the classic! KLM celebrated 95 years in
aviation service so they sent this immaculate Douglas DC3 PH-PBA to several
airports around the UK which included DTV. Arriving from Newcastle the night
before it did three half hour flights today around the coast, then departed
to Humberside, and lastly, smart looking Be200GT/250 Super King Air G-CWCD
routed from and to East Midlands.
Saturday 28th June
(13.05pm - 15.35pm) Of Interest this afternoon, Ce525B Citationjet CJ2
G-SONE routed from and to Bristol Lulsgate as (CLF719), D-CWAY Learjet 55
arrived from Athens and then left to Zweibrucken 90 minutes later while
routing from and to Glasgow was N187SA Pa28R Arrow.
Monday 30th June
(18.40pm - 18.55pm) A couple of executives were in for tonights short visit,
Ce550 Citation Bravo EC-KHP arrived from Madrid as (BEY111), and after
stopping the night headed off back to Madrid as (BEY121) while Pilatus
PC12 LX-JFS routed from and to Fairoaks.
Friday 08th August
(17.15pm - 17.55pm) Not the best of lighting conditions for photography with
rain and grey cloud, but a couple of commuters were the haul for this late
afternoon visit......OO-VLZ Fokker FK50 positioned in from Antwerp as
(VLM603P) and departed to Maastricht 40 minutes later as (VLM9603). Adria
Airways Canadair Regional Jet 200 S5-AAG routed as (ADR974/5) from Trieste
to Ljubljana, whilst the common Global Express XRS N288Z has now been
re-registered N287Z arrived from Luton yesterday and was only registered as
such last month!
Thursday 21st August
(16.45pm - 18.45pm) A busy few hours with GA at DTV this afternoon!
Gulfstream G550 M-HOTB arrived from Jersey on the 19th and departed to
Farnborough late afternoon, G-XOIL AS355 Ecureuil 2 arrived also on the 19th
from Headlam Hall in the North Yorkshire Moors, NetJets Ce550B Citation
Bravo CS-DHR routed in from Paris Le Bourget and after a nightstop departed
to Biggin Hill as (NJE7GZ). Pilatus PC12 M-YLEO arrived from Denham,
departing back their after a local flight on Sunday 24th. BD100 Challenger
300 N325TG arrived from Carlisle last night (20th) and departed to Bangor
Maine on 22nd. On the (KLM1535/6) Amsterdam service was PH-KZE Fokker Fk70,
and lastly just before dark, Ce501 Citation F-HFRA and N280EX Gulfstream
G280, routed Biggin Hill/Bordeaux as (ARL505) and from and to Antwerp
Monday 25th August
(12.30pm 13.45pm) Notables this afternoon! Hawker 900XP G-KLNE arrived
from Berlin Schonefield and after a nightstop headed to Newquay as (SXN90E).
Falcon 2000LX OO-DFG arrived lastnight (24th) from Brussels as (AAB877) and
departed back there on Tuesday 26th. EMB505 Phenom 300 G-JAGA arrived from
Salzburg and departed to Luton as (LNX23JG) after stopping the night.
Sunwest Aviation's Gulfstream G150 C-GZCZ routed from and to from Iqaluit,
but had nearly two weeks sat on stand 13 before its return to Canada as
(CNK715). Cartier's latest Ce680 Citation Sovereign + PH-CTR was its first
visit here, and routed from and to Le Bourget 24th/28th respectively, and
lastly Piaggio P180 Avanti LX-JFP arrived from Geneva lastnight (24th) and
departed back to its origin on Tuesday 26th.
Wednesday 27th August
(16.55pm - 17.30pm) Not my cup of tea, but a classic all the same
and always nice to see a classic at my local airport!! C-GVRA (KB726) Avro
Lancaster B.X arrived from Humberside as (Heritage 1) while on its couple of
months tour of the UK, it was due to only stay for two days but had an
engine problem which resulted in going into Hanger 1 and not remerging until
a week later, where it departed to Coningsby after a local test flight.
Friday 3rd October
(14.25pm - 15.50pm) An unusual visitor to DTV, US Navy Boeing P-8 Poseidon
168756 arrived from Jacksonville as (Navy/LN045) on Wednesday (1st) for the
forthcoming exercise 'Joint Warrior' which is running from 6th - 16th
October, most of the aircraft are operating from nearby RAF Leeming, but due
to fire cover the P-8 is operating out of DTV! TAG Aviation Falcon 900EX
G-EGVO arrived from Farnborough lastnight (2nd) and departed back their
after two nights on stand 5R. RAF Grob G115E Tutor G-BYVH was no doubt
operating from and to Barkston Heath as (Barkston51), VistaJet Challenger
605 OE-ING operated as (VJT566C) from Pori to Dusseldorf, while bringing
Fulham FC in from Farnborough for their match with Middlesbrough FC was
G-CGMC Embraer ERJ135 as (EZE9854), after stopping the night it departed to
London Gatwick as (EZE9855), another football charter, Ce560 Citation XLS+
G-OJER arrived from Jersey as (AVB832) lastnight (2nd) and departed to
Southampton as (AVB851) on Sunday 5th, another Ce560 Citation XLS, EC-KPB
routed from and to Zaragoza 2nd /4th as (JNV341/361) respectively, and
lastly Denim Air Fokker Fk50 PH-JXJ 'just back from UN duty' was on one of
the now regular Friday evening charters to Maastricht as (DNM5048).
Sunday 4th October
(13.30pm - 14.00pm) French Navy EMB121 Xingu 85, might have had
something to do with the start of Joint Warrior?? but operated as (FNY5021)
Friday 10th October
(14.30pm - 15.45pm) Notables this afternoon, Ce680 Citation Sovereign
N888SF arrived on Wednesday (8th) from Nuremburg and departed to Le Bourget
late this afternoon. Air Medical PA42 Cheyenne 3A G-GZRP operating as
(MCD86) routed Denham/Oxford 'whilst on other Medical flights' G-CLOW Be200
Super King Air is semi resident replacing G-IASA while away on maintenance.
Saturday 11th October
(14.20 - 16.35pm) A longer than planned visit this afternoon due to
the US Navy Boeing P-8 Poseidon being out longer than expected, 168756
operating under the call sign off (04A) was out for 6 and half hours before
heading back in not the best light for shots. It eventually departed back to
Jacksonville NAS after the joint Warrior exercise on Friday 17th Oct.
Sunday 19th October
(17.45pm - 18.30pm) An early evening visit today for the US Navy C-130T
Hercules that had been delayed a couple of times. 164994 arrived as
(CNV3444) to eventually pick up equipment from the recent Joint Warrior
exercise that finished last Fri (16th), after night stopping it departed
midday Monday 20th back across the pond to St Johns using the same call
sign. While arriving just before dark was Bin Air Merlin D-CNAY, which
from to Antwerp as (BID12B/11A) and stopped until Wednesday 22nd)
Friday 24th October
(15.40pm - 17.30pm) Of Interest while visiting the dentist, OH-RBX Ce560
Citation Excel arrived from Helsinki and was due back to its origin on
Saturday (25th), BMI Regional Embraer ERJ145 G-RJXE
routed Luton to Newcastle as BMR8502/9403, while also from Luton and
stopping the night was Dornier 328-300 Jet OY-NCN as (SUS483). It was due to
depart back to Luton on Saturday (25th).
Saturday 25th October
(13.45pm - 14.05pm) A quick visit early afternoon due to a classic Learjet
on an Ambulance flight, D-CGBR Learjet 55 operating as (JEI161) arrived from
Le Bourget in not the best of light though, then headed off to Frankfurt a
couple of hours later.
Friday 31st October
(14.45pm - 15.10pm) Another Friday afternoon visit to catch up with the Biz
'which all arrived yesterday afternoon' (30th), Gulfstream G550 N755VE
arrived from Stansted, OO-NAD Falcon 7X arrived from Antwerp as (FYG91X), Challenger 604 EC-JYT arrived from Madrid as (TGM081T)
and Global Express N838SC arrived from Northolt, they were all due to
leave Saturday afternoon (1st November) to San Antonia, Antwerp as (FYG92X)
Madrid as (TGM081T) and Luton respectively, meanwhile Pilatus PC12 LX-JFQ
routed from and to Denham.
Sunday 2nd November
(11.00am - 11.20am//16.05pm - 16.30pm) Two short visits today to catch up
with two Belgium aircraft.... VLM Fokker FK50 OO-VLO positioned in from
Birmingham as (VLM570P) on Fri 31st Oct but went tech after arrival, it
eventually departed midday ish to Antwerp as (VLM123M). While later just
before dark... TNT/NATO Boeing 757 OO-TFA routed from and to Liege as
Tuesday 4th November
(17.30pm - 18.05pm) Notables tonight, Ce560 Citation Encore LN-IDB
arrived from Sandefjord as (HSG04), and departed back to Sandefjord as
(HSG03) on Thurs 6th. Ce525A Citationjet CJ2 9H-ALL routed
from Northolt to Le Bourget as (LWG102) 'which wasn't parked the best for a
shot' and lastly Saxonair Hawker 400 G-KLNR routed from Cambridge to
Stansted as (SXN40C).
Sunday 8th November
(14.30pm-15.00pm) A quick visit for the two Canadian executive jets that
have recently arrived, C-GZCZ Gulfstream G150 arrived yesterday (Sat 7th) as
(CNK715) from Gatwick while arriving from Iqaluit was Ce750 Citation 10
C-FNRG. Both departed back to Iqaluit on Sat 15th.
Friday 28th November
(14.05pm - 14.20pm) Notables this afternoon, New Gulfstream 650 N288Z
was on its second visit and arrived from Luton lastnight and departed to
North Eleuthera Sunday 30th. It was a type first
visit for the airport on its last visit, unfortunately though its going to
be a regular replacing the Global Express XRS N288Z which is in the same
scheme and has now become N287Z. Piaggio P180 Avanti I-FXRK arrived
also lastnight from Rome Ciampino as (FXR184), having stopped two nights it
headed back to its origin under the same call sign.
Friday 5th December
(14.00pm - 14.30pm) A couple of American Executives today! N978PW Falcon 900
routed from and to Morristown NJ on the 1st and stayed for a week, while arriving from Luton lastnight
and heading back their today was Gulfstream G550 N517DW.
Sunday 14th December
(10.25am - 10.35am) Air Products Gulf 4 N342AP arrived late lastnight
from Morristown NJ and had no doubt something to do with their new plant at
Seal Sands. Aviation Beauport Ce510 Citation Mustang G-XAVB arrived
yesterday and routed from and to Jersey as (AVB531/541), and lastly and in
the new KLM livery was PH-KZS Fokker FK70 on (KLM1533/4) Amsterdam service.