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Additionally, decade ranges (1990-1999, etc.) are available as selections in this menu. Selecting a decade range will show all photos matching your other search criteria from the selected decade. The 'All Years' selection is the default selection for this option.
Note: The famous spotting location at CFU is the ''Royal Cafe''. The best place that you can shots landings (as B763 G-OBYF of TUI in this frame) and takeoffs from early morning until noon. You can eat snacks or drink your coffee under the...
Note: This is one of the best places for spotting in Corfu during the afternoons. It is located on the balcony of Nisos Taverna. The staff here is very friendly and knows our hobby. One can order something to eat and drink and one can stay here...
Note: One of the best spotting locations for Madeira. Photography Location for Runway 05 departures and arrivals.. 32°41'33.51"N 16°46'58.50"W
In this case, two non-residents on vacation contemplating the take-off of one more airplane.
Note: Great spotting & viewing area of runway 27 from the north side looking towards the southeast only possible in the summer months. Special "Thanks" to CVG for the special photo opportunities. That's my photo buddy catching a Delta 737...
Note: One of the places at Schiphol where you are really close to the action is at this crash-gate along taxiway Victor. Be aware NO cars allowed here, only pedestrians are allowed to stay here. Good for pictures from early afternoon until...
Note: One of the most famous locations for plane spotting of CWB and meeting place for aviation enthusiasts, located across a RWY 15, being able to observe landings and takeoffs of runway 15, and special movements like this Boeing 747-8F....
Note: A splendid view from the famous Observation Hall in Kansai after a free 6min bus ride from the Terminal offers views of RWY24L operations usually for take-off's during the day and the odd arrival. [Google Maps: 34°26'26.7"N...
Note: A great spotting location from 1500hrs to last light when landing on 23 Right the location is the famous "Airport Hotel" and the shot is from the beer garden so all facilities are at hand and only a small lens is needed as you are right at...
Note: The evening spotting location next to the threshold of RWY 03. Great for photography from 3pm until sunset, you are overlooking both the runway and taxiway. There are multiple piles of stones to stand upon to get an unobstructed view over...
Note: This is the famous spotting locations in Corfu: The ''Royal Cafe'', located on the Kanoni Hill. You can see few spotters in action, while the Boeing 737-800 of Ryanair is taxiing on runway 17. The best time for photography here: From...
Note: From this point you can take the taxiway to the slopes 03L - and 03R, and you can do all the landings for these tracks but usually in use for the wind always 03R for departure and 03L for landing.
Here is a small group of my friend...
Note: My first day at Germany and also our first city for Europe spotting tour with my team mate Mustafa Sandikci. We have incredible days. (Special thanks to Dear Sylvia Scheepmaker) And this location is named "Zeppelinheim" near the A5...
Note: Located at Mesnil-Amelot, a couple of minutes walk from two hotels. Perfect for morning shots (till noon during summer) of planes heading to RWY 27R.
Exact GPS coordinates :49° 1’5.51?N 2°34’56.53?E
Note: [1600px 16:9] The new spotting platform built next to the "Heligrill" west of Runway 16/34. The area on the left side (spotters remember: The fence with the lens holes) is now being transferred into a parking position for 2 aircraft up to...
Note: I'm so glad to meeting this guys and enjoying the this amazing weather, rare aircrafts, full day spotting... And special thanks to my dear mate Ronald Vermeulen... Google coordinates (52.283977, 4.731121 )
Note: In my opinion, this is one of the most famous and popular spotting locations over the world, especially in Europe: The ''Royal Cafe'' on the Kanoni Hill in Corfu. Here one can see the colleague Siegi N. in action, while the Boeing 737-800...
Note: [1920px/FullHD] Photographers Carlos Miguel Seabra and Barbara Costa on the very best photography location for afternnon Runway 34 shots. Google Coordinates? How about less than 2 meters from the runway... =D (41.279167, -8.516667)
Note: "Zeppelinheim", fantastic spotting location to take photos of aircrafts on final approach to runways 25L/25C and also on the taxiway towards the remote parking. The coordinates: 50.039470, 8.596835
Note: Open air observation deck is on the 3rd floor of Terminal 2. Very good facilities and great view to gates, apron and runway. Aviation store located in the entrance. Observation beck is clearly signed inside the terminal. Free entry and it...
Note: Spotting location at runway 20. Google Earth: 39°10'11.12"N, 23°30'0.86"E. Just 10-15 minutes walk from Skiathos Town with a big parking lot and a all the comforts you need at the near "Amaretto Cafè".
Note: Google Earth - 46°15'0.64"N, 6° 7'50.77"E. Great spot for arrivals on runway 23. Sun good until approximately 2-3pm. Room for cars by the road side, but no facilities here. The trees can provide some welcome shade.
Note: A good and nice observation point on "LFBO". From this point you can see the movements on RNW's 14L/32R and 14R/32L watching general aviation as well Airbus Company activities. Coordinates 43.63866, 1.343109