Category: Spotting News

Mojave Bans Photography 8

Mojave Bans Photography

Following complaints from aircraft owners over the taking and subsequent use of photographs of their stored airliners at Mojave Airport, photography by spotters on their airside tours are now firmly banned. The airport has...

Gatwick Airport Sold 1

Gatwick Airport Sold

The long-awaited news of the sale of London Gatwick Airport was announced today. BAA was told to sell the airport, and has now agreed a deal with Global Infrastructure Partners (GIP) for £1.5bn. GIP...

Resources for Spotting in Scotland 3

Resources for Spotting in Scotland

Various enthusiasts sites exist for some of the airports in Scotland which can help in planning a trip to any of them, or in simply finding out what’s been happening up there. We have...

East Midlands Fencing Causing a Stir 0

East Midlands Fencing Causing a Stir

Sheet fencing recently erected around parts of the perimeter of East Midlands Airport is causing a stir as one of the most popular locations to view movements on the airfield is now effectively out...

Heathrow Winter Schedule Changes 0

Heathrow Winter Schedule Changes

Some highlights from the new winter scheduled timetable at London Heathrow may prove popular amongst the spotters. The timetable begins on Sunday 25 October. Here are the edited highlights: Aegean Airlines will start using...

Birmingham Celebrates on Wednesday 0

Birmingham Celebrates on Wednesday

Birmingham Airport will host a day of celebrations on Wednesday 9 September, 2009. The airport is celebrating its 70th year since opening. It is also opening its new International Pier for business on the...

Sharjah Photo Passes Are Back! 0

Sharjah Photo Passes Are Back!

Sharjah Airport has reintroduced the airside photo pass scheme which was abandoned a few years ago. Traditionally, this was one of the best opportunities for spotters and photographers to get amongst the excellent selection...

Airbus A380 UK Tour – September 5th 1

Airbus A380 UK Tour – September 5th

Airbus have just announced that company Airbus A380 F-WWOW will be making an “approach and go around flythrough” at Birmingham Airport on Saturday 5 September 2009 as part of a UK tour on that...

Biggin Hill Spotting Access 0

Biggin Hill Spotting Access

I just read an e-mail about Biggin Hill in which a security guard has indicated that soon access to the hangars area, where many of you spot aircraft at the airfield, will be restricted...

A New Airport for San Bernardino, CA 0

A New Airport for San Bernardino, CA

As the new airport at San Bernardino, CA nears its official opening, the locals are asking whether it will ever actually attract and airlines. The San Bernardino International Airport is opening on the site...