Airport Spotting Blog Blog

Travelodge £9 Room Sale 1

Travelodge £9 Room Sale

Travelodge are holding another £9 per night room sale. This is particularly useful if you’re on the road spotting as there are many Travelodge hotels located near airports in the UK. Some particularly useful...

Rotterdam Aviation Fair This Saturday 0

Rotterdam Aviation Fair This Saturday

Sorry for the late warning. Dutch Spotters are hosting another Rotterdam Aviation Fair inside the terminal building on Saturday 18 April. Parking and entrance is free. Inside you’ll find many booths and tables selling...

Paris Air Salon 2009 0

Paris Air Salon 2009

The Paris Air Salon 2009 will be held from 15-21 June at Le Bourget airport. This year marks 100 years of technological innovation in aeronautics and space. The website for this year’s event is...

BA Concorde to Dubai? 2

BA Concorde to Dubai?

It seems talks are underway to sell Heathrow’s British Airways Concorde G-BOAB to Dubai. It would become a tourist attraction on one of the palm-shaped islands, similar to the fate of the QE2 cruise...

Manchester Viewing Park Prices 8

Manchester Viewing Park Prices

Manchester Airport’s excellent Aviation Viewing Park’s entrance prices have changed. They are now: £2 for pedestrians £5 for cars + driver (extra cost for passengers)

Aircraft Spotting Site (formerly Krayzeekris) Updated 0

Aircraft Spotting Site (formerly Krayzeekris) Updated

The excellent and well-known Krayzeekris website detailing hundreds of airports and airfields around the UK and the rest of the world has had a slight overhaul and a lot of new content added. The...

Barcelona Spotting Tower Erected 1

Barcelona Spotting Tower Erected

Barcelona Airport has showed a step towards welcoming spotters by erecting a tower giving enthusiasts a great view over the runways and aprons.The tower has been put up by the airport authority AENA, and...

Gatwick G20 Summit Warning 0

Gatwick G20 Summit Warning

The local police have issued a warning to spotters at Gatwick airport around the time of the G20 summit in London next week. It reads: “Over the coming week a Policing operation will commence...

Spotting at Osaka Kansai 4

Spotting at Osaka Kansai

One of Japan’s busiest and most modern airports. Osaka is a great stop-off if you’re spotting in Japan, however it has periods of few traffic movements on afternoons. The actual traffic you get is...

BAA Forced to Sell More Airports 0

BAA Forced to Sell More Airports

It has been announced by the regulators that the British Airports Authority (BAA) must sell more airports. It was already announced that London Gatwick will be sold. However, following this Stansted must be sold,...