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Birmingham Runway Extension Approved 0

Birmingham Runway Extension Approved

Birmingham Airport’s planned runway extension has been approved. I was in the Aviation Experience last week and noticed the display boards with all of the plans and support for this that they have up....

Spotting at Santa Monica Airport 0

Spotting at Santa Monica Airport

This small airport is located to the north of Los Angeles LAX, and a mile or two inland from the famous pier and seafront in Santa Monica. The airport handles mainly GA and biz...

Las Vegas Runway Reopens 0

Las Vegas Runway Reopens

Las Vegas McCarran’s runway 07R/25L has reopened following resurfacing work. The closure has made spotting quite difficult at the airport as this runway offers the best opportunities along Sunset Road.

Spotting Around Shanghai 3

Spotting Around Shanghai

Mark Curran recently reported on his trip to Shanghai in which he searched out some of the aviation-related points of interest away from from city’s main airports, as well as some general comments on...

Shanghai Pudong Hotel Recommendation 0

Shanghai Pudong Hotel Recommendation

A recent report by Paul Moiser from a spotting trip to China gives the following details about the 4-star Ease Hotel in the terminal. To get to the hotel from where the bus drops...

Spotting at Zagreb Airport 0

Spotting at Zagreb Airport

Quite an unusual one for most of us to visit, but if you’re in Croatia, a trip to Zagreb Airport may be quite rewarding with the amount of local traffic not seen elsewhere. It...

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...