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Spotting Resources


The purpose of Airport Spotting Blog is to be a resource for aviation enthusiasts and spotters to find out the information they need to know in order to pursue this hobby.

Much of the information I write and post about on the site disappears into the archives as new content is added.

Therefore I have put together this Spotting Resources page to provide a single page where the most useful links, guides and other resources can all be found together.

I’ll keep adding to this page when I have new content to add, so make sure you bookmark it and check back regularly!


Spotting Books

My recommendations for books to help your spotting.

Civil Aircraft Markings 2016

Wrecks & Relics

You can also find out about my own spotting books and guides here.


Flight Tracking Websites




Flight Tracking Equipment

AirNav Radar Box

Kinetic SBS


Aircraft & Airline Routes

Airbus A350XWB

Boeing 787 Dreamliner

Routes Online Website



Storage Lists

Cactus Wings Mailing List (Western USA)



Airport Movement Sites

Bristol Spotters

Durham Tees Valley Movements

Frankfurt Airport Spotters

LHR-LGW Movements

Manchester Airport



Spotting Equipment

The Best Camera Equipment for Aviation Photography


Spotting Hotels

Our complete guide to spotting hotels


Airport Timetables

East Midlands Cargo Timetable


London City/Gatwick/Heathrow Winter 2016/17


Airport Spotting Guides

Where to Spot


Airport Web Cams

Miami Airport Cam



Specialist Aviation Tour Companies


Ian Allan Aviation Tours