Category: UK

Woodford ATP Update 0

Woodford ATP Update

Following on from my recent post about the BAe ATP aircraft stored at Woodford, near Manchester, I can now sadly report that they have all been scrapped. Even the prototype aircraft has met this...

Newcastle Plans Viewing Area 0

Newcastle Plans Viewing Area

Following the petition held recently by aircraft enthusiasts in the Newcastle area to have a viewing area built, it seems the airport has finally given in and announced plans to build an area for...

Spotting at Liverpool Airport 0

Spotting at Liverpool Airport

Liverpool Airport is quite busy these days, with based easyJet and Ryanair aircraft, plus a number of charter and cargo airlines passing through each day. A recent visit allowed me time to check the...

Newcastle Airport Spotting Location 15

Newcastle Airport Spotting Location

Newcastle Airport in the north east of England is quite a busy little regional airport. In fact, it even has its own Emirates flight to Dubai each day, so it’s not that much of...

MK Airlines Fleet to Filton 0

MK Airlines Fleet to Filton

Since MK Airlines has just gone bust, it seems the vast majority of the fleet will be put into storage at Filton airfield, in Bristol. There were already a number of their aircraft parked...

Newcastle Spotters Petition for Viewing Facilities 0

Newcastle Spotters Petition for Viewing Facilities

Aircraft spotters at Newcastle Airport in the UK have set up a petition to bring back viewing facilities at the airport. It once had a dedicated roof gallery, and indoor areas to watch aircraft....

Durham Tees Valley Flights 0

Durham Tees Valley Flights

For those of you in the North East of England, or planning on visiting the area, there’s an excellent website for Durham Tees Valley (formerly Teesside) Airport, run by Dave Anderson. It lists all...

Spotting at London City Airport 4

Spotting at London City Airport

London City has become a hive of activity in the heart of the city. It is most popular with regional airliners operating short hops to Europe’s capital cities and business centres, and around the...

Aloha 737s at Southend 0

Aloha 737s at Southend

For those in need of any Aloha Boeing 737-700’s, three of them are currently parked up at Southend Airport to the east of London. They are in open storage following the airline ceasing operations....

Heathrow Terminal 5 Spotting 3

Heathrow Terminal 5 Spotting

Many people have enquired about what the spotting facilities are like in the new Terminal 5 at London Heathrow Airport. I’ve compiled the following information from reports received: Car Parks The short stay car...