A selection of the most interesting aircraft to visit air bases in the UK recently.

US Navy MH-60S Seahawk 167878/AJ-611 from HSC-9 on approach to RAF Lossiemouth on August 8. The helicopter was embarked on the aircraft carrier USS George H W Bush which was taking part in Exercise Saxon Warrior.
Niall Paterson


1/7 HZ-124 A340-213 Saudi Government; T.18-3/45-42 Falcon 900 45 Grupo, Spanish AF n/s. 3/7 LX-GJC A318-112(CJ). 5/7 177704 CC-177 429 Sqn, RCAF also 24th n/s. 11/7 03 C-17A NATO SAC; 87-3601 767-2FKER 404 Hikotai, Japanese Air Self-Defence Force dep 13th; 347 C-130H 3 Sqn, Royal Jordanian AF; T.22-1/45-40 A310-304 Gr. 45, Spanish AF dep 14th. 12/7 RF-36052/87 An-30B Russian AF Open Skies dep 14th; 84006 Tp-84 Royal Swedish AF o/s. 14/7 05-4613 C-40C 73rd AS, AFRC dep 16th. 19/7 Z21021/TS-MTK C-130J Tunisian AF n/s. 23/7 EC- 406 A400M Airbus Military dep 29th. 24/7 A41-206 C-17A 36 Sqn, RAAF n/s. 27/7 5607 C-130J-30 335 Skv, Royal Norwegian AF. 28/7 177705 CC-177 429 Sqn, RCAF.


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