Airport Spotting Blog Blog

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...

Spotting at Rome Fiumicino Airport 1

Spotting at Rome Fiumicino Airport

Since so many people ask, and so many visit each year, I think it’s high time I write a post on spotting at Rome’s Fiumicino (Leonardo da Vinci) airport. I’ve covered this in my...

New Spotting Area at Malaga 0

New Spotting Area at Malaga

Malaga Airport in the south of Spain has finally provided an official spotting location. You can find it at the aviation museum near the original terminal. To reach it, from the main terminal area,...

Another Update on Dubai 1

Another Update on Dubai

Spotting Update: Oct / Nov 2008 Paul Moiser has just returned back from Dubai again and sent an update on the current spotting situation. His original post can be found on this link Well...

Stored F-27s at Cologne to Go 1

Stored F-27s at Cologne to Go

You may be aware that there are a number of stored Fokker F-27 aircraft at Cologne/Bonn airport, owned by WDL Aviation. These have been present a number of years, stored at the far side...

Berlin Tempelhof Closes 0

Berlin Tempelhof Closes

The historic Berlin Tempelhof Airport will close tonight after many years of use. Most notably, the airport featured heavily in the Berlin Airlift, seeing thousands of flights bringing relief supplies into the city when...

Homeland Security Stance on Plane Spotting? 6

Homeland Security Stance on Plane Spotting?

I saw this posted on a number of mailing lists recently, regarding the stance Homeland Security in the USA take towards plane spotters. Perhaps it will be useful if you’re planning a spotting trip...

Guide to Spotting at Dubai

Guide to Spotting at Dubai

Paul Moiser, an expert on spotting in Dubai, has kindly provided this extensive report for your reference. If you are planning a spotting trip to Dubai, or want to know what it is like...

Bournemouth Aviation Museum Reopens 3

Bournemouth Aviation Museum Reopens

Great news today. Bournemouth Aviation Museum is to re-open this Saturday (18 October 2008), 10 months since it was closed by the airport due to them requiring the land for other purposes. Now the...

Spotting at Kuala Lumpur Airport 5

Spotting at Kuala Lumpur Airport

Kuala Lumpur’s modern new airport (KLIA) luckily provides very acceptable facilities for spotting aircraft. In the International Terminal, follow signs for the viewing area, which is upstairs past the food court. The large room...