LOG Wed 21 May 2014 1630 – Thu 22 May 2014 1800

New Airbus/ATR frames seen at a very sunny, warm and blowy TLS in the 24 hours, between my Flybe arrival from BHX on Wed late afternoon and my EasyJet departure to LGW on Thursday late afternoon, were as follows. (All frames seen with the aid of a car, no public tours on Thursdays). Usual notes apply:

fcs full colour scheme

aws all white scheme

to tail only painted, fuselage in primer

dc delivery centre

fta fuel test area

ntu not taken up

( ) not seen or read off, info from other sources

320s

6023 F-WWBZ (9V-TRO) Tigerair fcs dc

6103 PR-ONY Avianca Brasil fcs dc

6105 F-WWIH (9M-AJL) AirAsia fcs dc

6107 F-WWIT (JA813P) Peach Aviation fcs

6110 F-WWIU (PR-ONZ) Avianca Brasil fcs dc

6112 F-WWBB (HS-TYT/60203) Royal Thai Air Force fcs

6118 (F-WWBE) (PK-GLZ) Citilink Express fcs towed to flightline on 22nd

6120 (F-WWBF) (PK-***?) Tigerair Mandala ntu? aws

6123 F-WWDU (EC-***) Vueling Airlines fcs

6134 F-WWIP (A6-EIX) Etihad Airways fcs

6136 (F-WWIO) (VH-XUH) Tigerair Australia fcs

6139 F-WWIS (PR-OCB) Avianca Brasil fcs towed to flightline on 22nd

6147 F-WWBD (ZS-SZE) South African Airways to fta

6149 F-WWBH (9M-AJO) AirAsia to fta

6153 F-WWBK (N724AV) Avianca to fta

6155 F-WWBM (G-EUYX) British Airways to fta from 22nd

6158 F-WWBN (9M-AJP) AirAsia to fta from 21st evening replacing 6147

330s

1499 F-WWTS (5A-ONQ) Afriqiyah Airlines fcs dc

1508 N508AV Avianca fcs dc

1522 F-WWKU (TC-JOC) Turkish Airlines fcs dc

1523 F-WWKZ (B-LBE) Cathay Pacific fcs

1524 F-WWKY (A6-DCD) Etihad Airways to

1525 B-5946 Air China fcs dc

1528 B-5945 Sichuan Airlines fcs dc

1529 F-WWCC (TC-JOD) Turkish Airlines to

1530 F-WWCE (N373HA) Hawaiian Airlines fcs

1533 F-WWCI (9M-XXS) AirAsia X fcs

1534 F-WWCJ (PR-***) Avianca Brasil to

1537 F-WWCN (B-5949) China Eastern/Skyteam fcs

1538 F-WWCO (B-5947) Air China fcs

1540 F-WWCQ (PR-***) Avianca Brasil to

1541 F-WWCR (B-5948) Air China to

1542 (F-WWCS) (JA330D) Skymark Airlines fcs

1545 F-WWCV (B-LBF) Cathay Pacific to outside 330 prod hall

1548 F-WWCZ (PK-GPT) Garuda Indonesia to outside 330 prod hall

1549 F-WWKD (9M-XXT) AirAsia X to towed outside prod hall Wed eve

380s

0152 F-WWAP (HL7625) Asiana Airlines fcs dc

0164 F-WWSO (A6-EOB) Emirates to

ATR42

???? F-WNUB PGA Express fcs hexcode 385CBB

ATR72s
(1146) (F-WWEK) (DQ-***) (Fiji Airways) fcs ATR dc (rear) reported by those on Wed tour but not visible to me on Thu :-(((((
1153 F-WWER (9M-MYB) MASWings fcs ATR dc

1154 F-WWES (9M-MLN?) Malindo Airways fcs ATR dc engine runs on Thu

1157 F-WWEV (PK-***) Garuda Indonesia fcs (exited ATE paint shop on Wed eve to prod hall)

1158 F-WWEW (9M-FIC?) Firefly fcs on outfield by huge new Airbus hangar on Thu

(1160) (F-WW**) (HK-5041) Avianca prm (entered ATE paint shop on Wed eve)

Bob Smith

Carpe diem quam minimum credula postero – Horace

(roughly translated as ‘grab the opportunity whilst you can, tomorrow may be too late’)

LOG: TLS Tue 29 Apr 2014 (1650) – Wed 30 Apr 2014 (1730)

Herewith a log of new frames from TLS for yesterday and the previous evening, with the aid of a car on both days and the panoramic tour on Wednesday (1115). Most frames seen on both days but I have indicated where that is not the case. Usual notes apply:

fcs full colour scheme

aws all white scheme

to tail only painted, fuselage in primer

wt white tail only, fuselage in primer

dc delivery centre

( ) not seen or read off but info taken from other sources

F1 first flight

ntu not taken up

320s

5971 B-1851 Tianjin Airlines full Jetstar livery with Tianjin titles (B-KJJ ntu) dc dep Wed eve on del flt

6023 F-WWBZ (9V-TRO) Tigerair fcs dc

6072 VT-GOR Go Air fcs dc

6080 F-WWBI (A6-ANY) Air Arabia fcs dc

6082 F-WWBQ (N627NK) Spirit Airlines fcs dc

6084 F-WWDL (9M-AJJ) AirAsia fcs dc

6086 F-WWDO (HA-LWZ) Wizz Air fcs dc

6088 F-WWDP (9M-AJL) AirAsia fcs

6093 F-WWDV (HA-LYB) Wizz Air fcs arrived from XFW on Tue evening

6101 (F-WNEO) Airbus Industrie prm first A320neo (see in hangar opposite fuel test centre whilst on panoramic tour)

6110 F-WWIU (PR-ONZ) Avianca Brasil fcs dep to XFW Wed pm on F1

6112 F-WWBB (HS-TYT) Thai Government fcs carried ‘60203’ on tail

6125 (F-WWDY) (PR-OCA) Avianca Brasil fcs

6129 F-WWDZ (G-EUYW) British Airways to

6131 F-WWIC (HA-LYE) Wizz Air to

6134 F-WWIP (A6-EIX) Etihad Airways to

6136 F-WWIO (9V-TRP) Tigerair to

330s

1492 N941AV Avianca Brasil fcs

1499 F-WWTS (5A-ONQ) Afriqiyah Airlines fcs dc

1505 5A-LAT Libyan Airlines fcs dc

1506 PR-ONV Avianca Cargo fcs dc dep on del flight ONE9908 Tue pm

1508 N508AV Avianca Brasil fcs dc

1517 9V-SSB Singapore Airlines fcs dc

1521 F-WWKA (A6-EYU) Etihad Airways fcs

1522 F-WWKU (TC-JOC) Turkish Airlines fcs

1525 F-WWYG (B-5946) Air China fcs

1526 F-WWYH (N293AY) US Airways fcs

(1527) (F-WWYO) (RP-C3344) Cebu Pacific Air fcs seen Wed only, dragged out of hangar to flightline

1528 F-WWYP (B-5945) Sichuan Airlines fcs

1531 F-WWCG (RP-C8762) Philippine Airlines to

1532 F-WWCH (B-5950) Hainan Airlines fcs

1533 F-WWCI (9M-XXS) AirAsia X fcs

1534 F-WWCJ (PR-***) Avianca Brasil fcs

1540 F-WWCQ (PR-***) Avianca Brasil to outside 330 prod hall

1543 F-WWCT (5A-LAU) Libyan Airlines to with LAA winglets outside 330 prod hall

1544 F-WWCU (9V-SSC) Singapore Airlines to outside 330 prod hall seen on Wed only

350s

All 4 current test aircraft seen over the 24 hours, either parked or flying. No. 5 (and above) not seen.

380s

0151 G-XLEF British Airways fcs dc

0160 F-WWSG (A7-APD) Qatar Airways to

0163 F-WWSM (G-XLEH) British Airways to

ATR42

1011 F-WWLT (XY-***) (Air KBZ) aws ATR dc seen on Wed only

ATR72s

1143 CN-COI Royal Air Maroc Express fcs ATR dc seen on Wed only

1145 F-WWEJ B-22817 TransAsia Airways fcs ATR dc ‘B-22817’ on forward fuselage

1147 F-WWEL (9M-LMM) Malindo Airways fcs ATR dc seen on Wed only

1148 F-WWEM XY-AJM Golden Myanmar fcs flying seen on Wed only

1149 F-WWEN (PK-GAE) Garuda Indonesia fcs ATR dc

1150 F-WWEO (B-*****) Uni Air fcs seen in ATR prod hall

1151 F-WWEP HK-5040 Avianca fcs ATR dc flying on Wed ‘HK-5040’ seen under wing

1152 (F-WWEQ) (XY-***) (Air KBZ) prm seen in ATR prod hall

(1153) (F-WWER) (9M-***) MASwings fcs seen in ATR prod hall

1159 (F-WW**) (RDPL-****) Lao Airlines prm seen in ATR prod hall

1160 (F-WW**) (HK-5041) Avianca fcs seen in ATR prod hall

An excellent visit to Avianca City!!

Bob Smith

‘Here’s to the Good Times’ – Florida Georgia Line. What an album!

(Country, I love it!)

LOG Thursday 27th February 2014 0830-1630

New frames seen yesterday at TLS were the following.

Usual notes apply:

fcs full colour scheme

to tail only painted, fuselage in primer

prm primer

dc delivery centre

std stored

ntu not taken up

( ) not seen or read off, info taken from other sources

320s

5685 F-WXAB (B-KJB ntu) Jetstar Hong Kong fcs std A380 ramp

5725 F-WXAC (B-KJC ntu) Jetstar Hong Kong fcs std ”

5738 F-WXAD (B-KJD ntu) Jetstar Hong Kong fcs std ”

5835 F-WHUK (B-KJE ntu) Jetstar Hong Kong fcs std ”

5850 F-WHUL (B-KJF ntu) Jetstar Hong Kong fcs std ”

5853 F-WHUM (B-KJG/VH-XHI ntu) Jetstar Airways fcs std ”

5894 F-WHUI (B-KJH/VH-XHK ntu) Jetstar Airways fcs std Latecoure ramp

5928 F-WWIE (VH-XHN ntu) Jetstar Airways fcs std Air France Industrie ramp

5971 F-WWBD (B-KJJ ntu) Jetstar Hong Kong fcs std ”

5956 F-WWIO (ZS-SZC) South African Airways fcs dc

5988 XA-VLB Volaris fcs dc

5996 XA-VLC Volaris fcs dc

5999 F-WWBO (N626NK) Spirit Airlines fcs dc

6001 F-WWBP (HA-LWX) Wizz Air fcs dc

6004 (F-WWBR) (JA812P) Peach Aviation fcs

(6007) (F-WWBS) (ZS-SZD) South African Airways (fcs)

6010 (F-WWBT) (VT-IAN) Indigo Airlines fcs

6015 F-WWBV (VT-ATF) AirAsia India fcs fuel test centre

(6028) (F-WWDG) (G-EUYU) British Airways fcs

6032 F-WWDQ (VH-XUG) Tigerair Australia fcs

6045 F-WWIN (EC-***) Vueling Airlines to fuel test centre

6048 F-WWDF (9M-***) AirAsia to

6051 F-WWDH (RP-C3279) Cebu Pacific to fuel test centre

6058 (F-WWDX) (HA-***) Wizz Air to

330s

1483 JA330A Skymark Airlines fcs dc

1491 JA330B Skymark Airlines fcs dc

1496 N399HA Hawaiian Airlines fcs dc

1497 F-WWTQ (D-AIKS) Lufthansa fcs tail number ‘KS’

1498 F-WWTR (ZZ340) Royal Air Force prm dc hangar

1500 F-WWTU (B-5942) China Eastern fcs dc

1501 F-WWTV (TC-JOA) Turkish Airlines fcs dc

1502 F-WWTX (N291AY) US Airways fcs

1503 F-WWTY (B-LBD) Cathay Pacific fcs

1504 F-WWTZ (RP-C8787) Philippine Airlines to

1506 F-WWKF (PR-ONV) Avianca Cargo Brasil fcs

1507 F-WWKG (EC-***) Iberia fcs

1508 F-WWKI (N508AV) Avianca Cargo Brasil to

1510 F-WWKM (RP-C8760) Philippine Airlines to

1511 (F-WWKN) (N370HA) Hawaiian Airlines fcs

1512 F-WWKO (N292AY) US Airways fcs

1513 F-WWKP (HZ-AQL) Saudi Arabian Airlines to ‘Skyteam’

1514 F-WWKQ (TC-JOB) Turkish Airlines to

1516 F-WWKS (******) Royal Saudi Air Force prm

1522 F-WWKU (TC-JOC) Turkish Airlines prm

350s

0003 F-WXGG Airbus Industrie fcs Airbus house colours

0005 (F-WWYB) Airbus Industrie prm

380s

0148 F-WWAS (G-XLEE) British Airways fcs dc tail number ‘LEE’

0156 F-WWAT (HL7628) Korean Air to

0157 F-WWAV (A6-EEY) Emirates to

ATRs

1009 F-WWLR (V2-***) LIAT fcs ATR42

1124 F-WWEM (HK-*****) Avianca fcs ATR72

(also present, though not a new aircraft, was 9G-FLY on Latecoure site, an ATR72 [c/n 949] in Fly540 fcs)

LOG: Tuesday 25th February 2014 10:00-22:00

http://www.flickr.com/photos/digitalairliners/12797813123/player/

A320s
=====

5956 WWIO SAA fcs dc
5965 WWIR LAN fcs
5988 WWBK VOI fcs dc
5993 (WWBM) ANZ fcs
(5996) XA-VLC VOI fcs dc

5999 (WWBO) NKS fcs
6001 WWBP VOI fcs dc (towed to dc late evening)
6004 WWBR Peach
(6007) (WWBS) SAA fcs
(6010) (WWBT) IGO fcs
6023 WWBZ TGR fcs
6026 WWDE TAM (all white)
6032 WWDQ TGW fcs – out of ATE about 22:00
6028 WWxx BAW fcs (YU on tail)
6037 WWxx KZR fcs?
6039 WWIM? VLG prm to
6043 WWDC AFL prm to (towed to ATE 22:00?)
6045 WWIN VLG
6048 WWxx AXM

Unidentified Air Arabia prm to + AFL (think prm to – not 6043) noted inside general finishing
Unidentified AFL A320 towed to ATE at 22:00

http://www.flickr.com/photos/digitalairliners/12800810915/in/photostream/player/

A330s
=====
(1483) (JA330A) SKY fcs dc hanger
1491 JA330B SKY fcs dc (gone at 22:00 – in DC hanger?)
1496 N399HA HAL fcs dc
1497 WWTQ DLH fcs (KS on tail)
(1498) (WWTR) Yellow primer dc
1500 WWTU CES fcs
1501 (WWTv) THY fcs dc
1503 WWTY CPA fcs (LBD nose wheel)
1504 WWTZ PAL fcs dc
1507 WWKG IBE fcs (new c/s)
1508 WWKI ONE prm to
1510 WWKM PAL prm to
1511 WWKN HAL fcs (on flightline am / believe unread HAL in C63 hanger at 19:00)
(1512) (WW??) USA fcs (out of hanger 20C 20:30ish)
1513 WWKP SVA prm to (Skyteam tail)
1514 WWKQ? THY prm fcs
1516 WWKS RSF yellow primer – outside prod hall
1521 WWKA ETD prm to
1522 WWKU THY prm to

A350

003 WZGG lots of RTOs, taxiing flying
004 WZNW rto 20:00ish
005 ____ outside A330 prod hall (station 18s)

A380

155 WWAQ AAR flying
156 WWAT KAL outside
157 UAE outside

158 WW__ UAE poste 35A – reg on and looked like some engines
159 ____ UAE poste 35C – no reg no engines
162 WWSL SKY poste 35B – one engine for right wing on ground

http://www.flickr.com/photos/digitalairliners/12800885715/in/photostream/player/

ATR

1136 (WWEZ) UNI
(1124) WWEM Avianca no msn sticker (Air Caraibes NTU)
1137 WWEB all white
1009? WW__ LIAT (reg msn obstructed – looked like 9)

Lacotere
WKVI Links c/s 02 on nose wheel door (not seen in the late afternoon – hanger and ramp empty)
9G-FLY sealed for storage
GRPI all white
WKVD parted outside other one in hanger

LOG: Saturday 25th January 2014 11:00 – 19:00

http://www.flickr.com/photos/digitalairliners/12239417154/player/

A Saturday afternoon in a very wet Toulouse meant that there was no flying activity apart from one of the A350s doing touch and goes. All the production lines kept their doors firmly shut and other than the 2 house ATRs there were no production ATRs to be seen.

(5182) WWBG all white

5685 WXAB JKT fcs – stored near A380s
5725 WXAC JKT fcs – stored near A380s
5738 WXAD JKT fcs – stored near A380s
(5835?) WHUK JKT fcs – stored near A380s
(5850?) WHUL JKT fcs – stored near A380s
(5853?) WHUM JKT fcs – stored near A380s
(5894) WHUI JKT fcs – stored at Lacotere – HK on nose wheel door
5928 WWIE JKT fcs – DC – no msn sticker

One other full painted Jetstar 320 on the flight line.

(5934) RP-C3277 CEB fcs – DC
(5945) B-1803 CSN fcs – DC
5948 WWDY BAW fcs – DC
5990 WWxx GOW to
5993 WWxx ANZ to
5996 WWxx VOI to
6001 WWBP WZZ to

Unidentified Thai Smile fcs on flightline

http://www.flickr.com/photos/digitalairliners/12238990335/player/

A330s
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1484 B-5941 CES fcs – DC
(1486) (WWYN) ETD – in C63 hanger
1488 N396HA fcs – DC in hanger
1489 WWTO MAS fcs (Oneworld) – DC
1491 WWTK SKY fcs
1493 WWTM CCA fcs
(1494) (WWTN) CSN fcs – in C63 hanger
1495 WWTO CEB fcs
1498 WWxx RAF yellow prm
(1500?) (????) CES to
1502 WWTX primer (AWE)
1509 WWKK primer (CCA winglets)
1510 WWKM PAL to

Unidentified silhouetted A330 in DC hanger – assumed 1483 with 1490 having been delivered on the 24th?

A380s
=====
130 WWSD KAL to – on flightline
154 WWAN UAE to – on flightline
155 WWAQ AAR to – on tour
156 – KAL to – on tour
157 – UAE to – on tour

ATRs
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9G-FLY at Lacotere with one of the Nordstar (not required)

LOG : Thursday 23rd January 2014 0900-1600

Usual notes apply:

fcs full colour scheme

to tail only painted, fuselage still in primer

dc delivery centre

std stored

( ) not seen or read off but info derived from other sources

320s

5685 F-WXAB (B-KJB) Jetstar Airways fcs std

5725 F-WXAC (B-KJC) Jetstar Airways fcs std

5738 F-WXAD (B-KJD) Jetstar Airways fcs std

5835 F-WHUK (B-KJE) Jetstar Airways fcs std

5894 F-WHUI (VH-XHK) Jetstar Airways fcs std ‘HK’ on nose wheel door

5928 F-WWIE (VH-XHN) Jetstar Airways fcs dc

???? F-WHUM (??-???) Jetstar Airways fcs std

5934 F-WWIT (RP-C3277) Cebu Pacific Air fcs dc

5940 EC-LZF Vueling Airlines fcs dc

5943 F-WWDR AP-EDH Air Blue fcs dc renumbered from F- to AP- on 23rd pm and delivered on 24th

5945 F-WWDU (B-1803) China Southern fcs dc

5948 F-WWDY (G-EUYS) British Airways fcs

5951 F-WWDZ (HS-TXL) Thai Smile fcs

5954 F-WWIC (N625NK) Spirit Airlines fcs

5956 (F-WWIO) (ZS-SZC) South African Airways fcs

5967 F-WWIS (VQ-BRV) Aeroflot fcs first flight and ferried to Finkenwerder on 23rd pm

5970 F-WWBC (VQ-BPV) Aeroflot fcs first flight and ferried to Finkenwerder on 24th

5988 (F-WWBK) (XA-VLB) Volaris to

5990 F-WWBH (VT-GOQ) Go Air to fuel test centre

5993 (F-WWBM) (ZK-OXE) Air New Zealand to fuel test centre

5999 F-WWBO (N626NK) Spirit Airlines to

330s

1483 F-WWKH (JA330A) Skymark Airlines fcs dc

1484 B-5941 China Eastern fcs dc

1486 (F-WWYN) (A6-EYT) Etihad Airways fcs

1488 (F-WWYZ) (N396HA) Hawaiian Airlines fcs dc

1489 F-WWTI (9M-MTO) Malaysia Airlines fcs additional ‘One World’ billboard titles

1490 EC-LZJ Iberia fcs dc

1491 F-WWTK (JA330B) Skymark Airlines fcs

1493 F-WWTM (B-5912) Air China fcs

1494 F-WWTN (B-5939) China Southern fcs

1495 F-WWTO (RP-C3343) Cebu Pacific Air fcs

1498 F-WWTR (ZZ340) Royal Air Force sand colour scheme

1500 (F-WWTU) (B-5942) China Eastern to

1502 F-WWTX) (N291AY) US Airways primer with unpainted tail but US airways painted winglets

1508 F-WWKI (PR-***) Avianca Brasil to

1509 F-WWKK (B-5913) Air China primer with unpainted tail but Air China painted winglets

1510 F-WWKM (RP-C8760) Philippine Airlines to

380s

0130 F-WWSD (HL7627) Korean Air to ‘HL7627’ on tail

0145 F-WWAL (A7-APC) Qatar Airways to

0153 F-WWAE (A6-EEW) Emirates to first flight and ferried to Finkenwerder on 24th

0154 F-WWAN (A6-EEX) Emirates to

Bob Smith

16th December 2013 0900-1600

fcs full colour scheme

to tail only painted, fuselage in primer

wl winglets painted, fuselage in primer

prm primer only

dc delivery centre

ftc fuel test centre

nwd nose wheel door number

t/n tail number

std stored

( ) not seen or read off, info from other sources

320s

5685 F-WXAB Jetstar Airways fcs std

5725 F-WXAC Jetstar Airways fcs std

5738 F-WXAD Jetstar Airways fcs std

5835 F-WHUK Jetstar Airways fcs std

5850 F-WHUL Jetstar Airways fcs std

5882 A6-EIV Etihad Airways fcs dc dep on delivery (16th)

5891 AP-EDG Air Blue fcs dc

5894 F-WWBI (VH-XHK) Jetstar Airways fcs dc

5897 9M-AJA AirAsia fcs dc dep on delivery today (17th)

5905 F-WWDL (9M-AJB) AirAsia fcs dc nwd ‘AJB’ 5th flight then return to dc

5911 F-WWBQ (B-9986) Spring Airlines fcs

5914 F-WWDT (9M-AJC) AirAsia fcs

(5918) (F-WWDV) (HS-BBK) Thai AirAsia fcs (aircraft seen but not read off, but this frame arrived the previous evening from XFW)

5924 F-WWIU (A6-EIW) Etihad Airways fcs

5945 F-WWDU (B-1803) China Southern to

5948 F-WWDY (G-EUYS) British Airways to ftc

5951 F-WWDZ (HS-TXL) Thai Smile to ftc

5956 F-WWIO (ZS-SZC) South African Airways to

330s

1473 PK-GPS Garuda Indonesia fcs dc

1480 N290AY US Airways fcs dc

1481 F-WWYX (9M-XXP) AirAsia X fcs

1482 F-WWCM (RP-C8786) Philippine Airlines fcs

1483 F-WWKH (JA330A) Skymark Airlines fcs

1484 F-WWKJ (B-5941) China Eastern fcs

1485 F-WWKV (9V-SSA) Singapore Airlines fcs

1486 F-WWYN (A6-EYT) Etihad Airways fcs

1487 F-WWYY (TC-JNZ) Turkish Airlines fcs

1488 F-WWYZ (N396HA) Hawaiian Airlines fcs

1489 F-WWTI (9M-MTO) Malaysia Airlines fcs

1494 F-WWTN (B-5939) China Southern to

1501 F-WWTV (TC-***) Turkish Airlines wl

1502 F-WWTX (N291AY) US Airways wl

380s

0117 F-WWSV (F-HPJJ) Air France to

0145 F-WWAL (A7-APC) Qatar Airways to

0151 F-WWSI (G-XLEF) British Airways to

ATR42

1008 (F-WW**) (V2-***) LIAT fcs

ATR72s

1129 F-WWEP (EI-FAX) Aer Lingus Regional/Aer Arann fcs

1132 F-WWEU (PK-GAC) Garuda Indonesia fcs