Airport Spotting Blog Blog

Spotting at Rome Ciampino 0

Spotting at Rome Ciampino

I dug out this report I’d written about a visit to Rome’s Ciampino (low cost) airport last year. You may find it useful for spotting: Ciampino is closer to the centre of Rome. It...

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...

Domodedovo Helping Spotters 1

Domodedovo Helping Spotters

This press release has recently been sent out by Moscow’s Domodedovo airport, indicating how helpful they are to the “star” spotters out there. ——————- Between June 18 and 19, Moscow International Airport Domodedovo, the...

Spotting at Doha Airport 0

Spotting at Doha Airport

A quick note about Doha Airport for spotters. The terminal is still quite small here, so until the larger facility opens these facts are correct. Once airside, the transit lounge/departures area have large windows...

Spotting at Tallinn, Estonia 0

Spotting at Tallinn, Estonia

Tallinn is a relatively small airport in the former Soviet state of Estonia. It is luckily served by a number of low-cost airlines, so is relatively cheap to reach – especially from the UK....

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...

Abandoned 727 in Vietnam 0

Abandoned 727 in Vietnam

I saw this link today and found it quite interesting. http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/world/asia-pacific/7446469.stm A Boeing 727 has been sat at Hanoi airport since last year, with nobody claiming ownership or making any attempts to fly it...

Spotting at Warsaw 0

Spotting at Warsaw

Warsaw has become an easy low-cost getaway from many countries in Europe – particularly with airlines such as Wizz Air and Ryanair offering low fares. Warsaw’s Frederic Chopin Airport is very spotter friendly if...

United Parking Jets and Closing Ted 0

United Parking Jets and Closing Ted

United Airlines has announced it is to cut capacity by parking 100 aircraft from this Winter in a bid to cut costs on fuel and staff. It is also closing down its low-cost subsidiary...