Category: North America

Memphis Spotting Guide 3

Memphis Spotting Guide

Derek Oldham has provided this excellent report on spotting at Memphis – a haven for FedEx and Northwest (soon to be Delta) jets. I stayed in the Radisson at the airport. Contrary to what...

Aircraft Storage Yards Booming 1

Aircraft Storage Yards Booming

In this time of global economic downturn, business for the storage boneyards for aircraft in the USA is booming. More and more airlines are parking aircraft, with levels not seen since the year following...

Spotting in the Washington DC Area 1

Spotting in the Washington DC Area

Keishi Nukina recently posted a great overview of the main Washington DC area airports from a spotting perspective, following his recent visit. If you’re planning on heading there, it makes great sense to give...

Orlando Airport Spotting Ban Lifted 0

Orlando Airport Spotting Ban Lifted

The ban on spotting from the parking garage at Orlando MCO airport in Florida has now been lifted by the Director of Security. The airport’s website will soon be updated with such details. They...

Spotting at Toronto Pearson Airport 1

Spotting at Toronto Pearson Airport

Canada’s principal gateway in the east and a very busy airport, Toronto Pearson is worth the visit if you need any of the Air Canada fleet. Most of the country’s other airlines also visit,...

Travelling to the US? – New Rules 0

Travelling to the US? – New Rules

From today (12 January 09) there are new rules about entering the US from places such as the UK. Whereas previously you filled out a green Visa Waiver (I-94) form before landing, you now...

Visiting Phoenix or Arizona Storage Airports? 0

Visiting Phoenix or Arizona Storage Airports?

If you plan on visiting Phoneix, or any of the nearby storage airports, then I can’t reccommend this link enough: www.visitingphx.com It is run by spotters at Phoneix and covers all the comings and...

New York Airports Spotting Website 0

New York Airports Spotting Website

I just came across a great website for the spotting community around New York City. It has guides and maps to all the main airports there, and many other interesting and useful bits of...

Spotting at the Superbowl 2009 – Tampa 0

Spotting at the Superbowl 2009 – Tampa

Are you planning on going to Tampa for the Superbowl? If so, you’ll be in for a treat with the hundreds of biz movements expected, on top of the usual airliners and good weather....

Miami Airport Spotting Hotel 1

Miami Airport Spotting Hotel

If you’re heading to Miami Airport for some spotting, I recommend this hotel to you. The Red Roof Inn has generally good views over the northern part of the airport, in particular the aircraft...