The only guide to spotting at airports and airfields across the UK and Ireland.
Where to spot and photograph aircraft
Maps, directions and spotting locations
The perfect spotting companion
Airport Spotting Guides UK & Ireland follows in the footsteps of our other popular titles, giving enthusiasts a comprehensive guide on where to spot, photograph and watch aircraft.
This book covers England, Northern Ireland, Scotland, Wales, the Channel Islands and Republic of Ireland, including a section on the airports and airfields of London.
It also includes details of all the main aviation museums and collections in the UK.
This is a must-have book for any aviation enthusiast.
What is included in this book?
79 airports and airfields that you’re going to want to visit!
Detailed descriptions about where to spot and photograph aircraft
Public transport directions
What aircraft you’ll see at each airport
Details of spotting hotels and aviation museums at each airport
Nearly 30 useful maps with roads and spotting locations
Aviation museums and collections of the UK list
About the author
Matt Falcus has been a globe-trotting aviation enthusiast for 25 years. His regular travels take him to many of the world’s airports in pursuit of his hobby, and through his spotting guide books and website, AirportSpotting.com, he is an expert on the best places to spot aircraft.
His spotting books deliver information on where to spot at many worldwide airports, and he regularly writes for aviation magazines. Matt lives in the UK and is a private pilot, writer and software developer.
Which airports are included?
Airport Spotting Guides UK & Ireland covers the following airports:
Brighton City Shoreham
RAF Brize Norton
Carlisle Lake District
Robin Hood Doncaster Sheffield
Durham Tees Valley
Liverpool John Lennon
Retford Gamston Airport
London Biggin Hill
Belfast City George Best Airport
City of Derry
Wick John O’Groats
MOD St Athan
Channel Islands and Other Islands
Bembridge, Isle of Wight
Isle of Man
Isles of Scilly St. Mary’s Airport
Republic of Ireland
Is this book for me?
Airport Spotting Guides UK & Ireland is aimed at enthusiasts who live in or plan to visit the countries of the United Kingdom and Ireland – that is England, Scotland, Wales, Northern Ireland and the Republic of Ireland.
You should get a copy of this book if:
You are an aviation spotter or photographer who likes to try out different airports
You are planning on visiting some UK airports this year
You are looking for inspiration or advice on which airports to visit
You are not sure the best places to watch aircraft at UK and Irish airports