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Waddington 2001

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Date: 30 June/1 July 2001

Made by: Scramble, Don Dexter, Garfield Smit

Updated: 8 February 2003



F-15I, Israeli AF
One of the highlights of the European airshow scene of 2001 was the appearance of Israeli F-15I Ra'ams at the show of Waddington. A participation in the static would already have been very nice, but it was even better: the Israelis gave a stunning flying display. Let's hope for more in the future!

Photo: Gary Parsons

More pictures of this airshow, see f4 Aviation


Static:
130341/341		KCC-130H	435sq           
E-190		        F-16AM		Esk730 (Esk723 mks)     
ET-199	                F-16BM		Esk730 (Esk726 mks)     
3712	                F-4F		JG72                    
4442, 4520	        Tornado IDS	AG51            
4623		        Tornado ECR	JBG32           
4644	                Tornado ECR	JBG32, tiger c/s
477/312-JU, 489/312-UH	EMB312F		DV05.312
524/330-AZ		Mirage 2000B	EC05.330
663/330-AU	        Mirage 2000D	EC05.330
8			SuperEtendard	17F       
201	                Mirage2000BG	331 MPK   
603	                An-26		89VSE             
25	                MiG-29UB	59HRE     
314	                C-130E		IsraelAF 103/131sq
267	                F-15I		IsraelAF 69sq     
B-77	                Bo105CB	        299sq, special c/s
J-020, J-511	        F-16AM	        313sq (315sq mks) 
Q-04			AH-64D	        301sq             
304	                P-3C	        MARPAT            
3299	                P-3C	        333 skv           
1115	                M-28B-1R	3DLMW
(VA.1A-21)/01-909	AV-8B		Esc009          
(VA.1B-26)/01-914	AV-8B+	        Esc009          
U.20-1/01-405		Ce550	        Esc004          
86-0096/EL		B-1B	        37th BS "37BS"  
58-0040			KC-135E	        150th ARS NJ ANG
95-0121/WR		E-8C	        16th ACCS       
157316/23		EP-3E	        VQ-2            
ZZ171			C-17A	        99sq	dep 30th
WJ874 "VN799"		Canberra T4	39(1PRU)sq
ZA720/BR		Chinook HC2	18sq
XS728/E			Dominie T1	55(R)sq
ZH102/02		E-3D		8sq
XX112/EA		Jaguar GR3A	6sq
XX484/CU-566		Jetstream T2	750sq         
XX491/K		        Jetstream T1	45(R)sq       
XV653/CU-513	        SeaKing HAS6	810sq         
XV697/CU-181	        S King AEW2A	849sq         
ZE159/ZW	        Tornado F3	111sq         
ZE340/AE	        Tornado F3	56(R)sq       
ZF292/292	        Tucano T1	1FTS          
XM607/8779M	        Vulcan B2	preserved     
G-ARTL		        DH82A		ex RAF T7281          
G-AZBU	                Auster AOP9	ex RAF XR246  
G-BGKT	                Auster AOP9	ex RAF XN441  
G-BWUV	                Chipmunk T10	ex RAF WK640/C
G-BWXC	                T67M		JEFTS                 
G-BYRX	                Scout AH1	ex AAC XT634/T
G-GZLE	                SA341G		private               
G-JPRO	                J Provost T5A	ex RAF XW433  
G-OYAK	                Yak-11		"27 wh"               
RA-44506	        Yak-18T		private               

8sq Hangar Display:
ZH101/01, ZH107/07	E-3D		8sq
ZA595/VIII		Tornado GR4	13sq
ZH554			Tornado F3	F3OEU

Hangar 3 Display:
XH584			Canberra T4	SYAM, nose only
XM474			J Provost T3	SYAM, nose only
XV426			PhantomFGR2	private, nose only
VP293/A			Shackleton T4	SYAM, nose only
XM561/7980M		SkeeterAOP12	SYAM
G-BGZK			Sioux AH1	ex AAC XT223

Hangar 4 (closed):
XV249, XW664		Nimrod R1	51sq

Flightlines/flying:
FA114			F-16A		10w/nb         
FA116		        F-16A	        31sm, tiger c/s
3742		        F-4F	        JG72           
R54/61-MZ	        C-160R	        ET00.061       
30		        Da50SURMAR	24F    
22		        MiG-29		59HRE          
244, 269		F-15I	        IsraelAF 69sq    
J-016		        F-16AM	        312sq, spec c/s  
J-017		        F-16AM	        312sq            
L-08, L-10	        PC-7	        131EMVOsq        
T.19B-07/35-25	        CN235EA02	Ala 35           
C.15-56/12-14	        EF-18A+		Ala 12                   
C.15-62/12-20	        EF-18A+	        Ala 12           
86-0113/EL	        B-1B	        37th BS          
J-5014, J-5024	        F/A-18C	        FlSt11           
ZA947/YS-H	        Dakota C3	BoBMF            
XW848/D, XX447	        Gazelle AH1	671sq/Blue Eagles
XZ349, ZB688	        Gazelle AH1	671sq/Blue Eagles
ZD378/26, ZG859/91	Harrier GR7	20(R)sq
XX309			Hawk T1		4FTS, spec c/s
XX320			Hawk T1A	4FTS, spec c/s
XV179/179		Hercules C1	LTW              
XX117/PA	        Jaguar GR3	16(R)sq, spec mks
XZ652/T		        Lynx AH7	671sq/Blue Eagles
XV227/27	        Nimrod MR2	Kinloss MRW      
XW665		        Nimrod R1	51sq             
ZH103/03, ZH105/05	E-3D		8sq
ZA321/TAB, ZA360/TC	Tornado GR1	15(R)sq
ZE295/AY, ZE961/AW	Tornado F3	56(R)sq
G-AKRP			DH89A		private
G-FFOX			Hunter T7B	ex RAF WV318/D
G-HELV "XJ771"		Vampire T55	ex SwissAF U-1215 
G-LNAA			MD902		Linc. Air Ambulance
G-LOSM			Meteor TT20	ex RAF WM167
G-RORI			Gnat T1		ex RAF XR538
G-UNNY 'OJ-4/Z2'	Strikem. Mk87	ex Botswana AF
G-BWYK, G-YAKA		Yak-50		Aerostars
LY-AMU, LY-ANG		Yak-52	        Aerostars
LY-ASG			Yak-50	        Aerostars
RA-01293, RA-01493	Yak-50	        Aerostars
RA-02246		Yak-50	        Aerostars
The Patrouille de France with the following Alpha Jets E:
E120/F-TERG/1	E41/F-TERA/2	E128/F-TERN/3
E138/F-TERM/4	E153/F-TERH/5	E175/F-TERL/6
E135/F-TERX/7	E160/F-TERC/8	E121/F-TERK/9
E169/F-TERQ/0

Visitors:
ZD704			BAe125 CC3	32(TR)sq	30th
ZE396		        BAe125 CC3	32(TR)sq	1st 
XZ585		        SeaKing HAR3	202sq E Flt	30th
ZJ277/77	        Squirrel HT1	DHFS	1st         
G-DAKK		        C-47A		ex FrNavy 36	30th        

Aircraft Flying only:
LF363/US-C		Hurricane IIc	BoBMF       
PA474/QR-M	        Lancaster B1	BoBMF       
MK356/2-1V	        Spitfire IX	BoBMF       
G-BCKO		        Chipmunk 22	RAFGSA      
G-BCSA		        Chipmunk 22	ex RAF WP799
Also, the Red Arrows performed on both days with nine Hawks:
XX227, XX233, XX237, XX253, XX260, XX264, XX294, XX307 and XX308.

Elsewhere:
ZE356/Q/9060M		F-4J(UK)	instr
XP638/A/9034M		Jet Provost T4	instr

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