Category: Airport Spotting Guide

Spotting at Birmingham Airport 1

Spotting at Birmingham Airport

Birmingham Airport has grown to become one of the largest and busiest in the UK, with an interesting mix of carriers serving long haul and short haul, as well as charter, low cost and...

Changi Village Hotel, Singapore Airport 1

Changi Village Hotel, Singapore Airport

This report comes from Rob Aldridge on the Singapore Changi Village hotel, near the busy airport. As its name suggests the hotel is in Changi which is a small town near Changi airport. This...

Istanbul Airport Radisson SAS Hotel 0

Istanbul Airport Radisson SAS Hotel

This report comes from Simon Brooke, who reports on the Radisson SAS Hotel at Istanbul Ataturk Airport… Some six years ago, I reported on the Radisson SAS hotel which is immediately to the north...

Useful Barcelona spotting locations 0

Useful Barcelona spotting locations

Are you heading to Barcelona El Prat Airport for some spotting any time soon? If so, we have this handy little map that the local spotters have put together detailing all of the best...

Charleston Airport – Boeing’s new home 0

Charleston Airport – Boeing’s new home

Charleston Airport, in South Carolina, is about to see it’s most important change as Boeing opens its new 787 production line on the site. Dubbed Boeing South Carolina, the site will take the strain...

Spotting at Southend Airport 6

Spotting at Southend Airport

Southend Airport is a great place to catch up with airliners that are in transition from one airline to another due to the maintenance and painting work that is regularly carried out there on...

Spotting at Holiday Inn Ariel London Heathrow 2

Spotting at Holiday Inn Ariel London Heathrow

I recently had the fortune to spend a night at London Heathrow’s Holiday Inn Ariel hotel, so I thought I’d check it out as a spotting location. I did a bit of research first,...

Washington airport contacts for spotting 0

Washington airport contacts for spotting

When spotting in the USA, it is generally a good idea to let the authorities know that you are there and what your intentions are. In most cases, if you speak to the right...

Shanghai Opens New Spectator Facility 1

Shanghai Opens New Spectator Facility

Shanghai’s Hongqiao airport opened its new official spectator facility on 16 March 2010 on top of the new Terminal 2 building. Interestingly, this is the first official spotting location to be opened at any...