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Note: One of the spotting location in CGK (RWY 25R/07L), it is called "Pohon" or in English "Tree". You can see the Terminal 2F building and the ATC clearly from here
Here is the coordinate of the location, 6°06'46.8"S 106°39'08.7"E
Note: Maps coordinates N 58.88899 E 5.632354.Near the tower You can find wooden platform.Good for take pictures from midday to sunset.Can see all traffic rwy 18/36 and GA apron.A lot off space for car.
Note: The spot is good for all aircrafts arriving Runway 36L(PEK/ZBAA) in the afternoon hours, we called it "Yang Er Ying" . Google Maps Coordinates: 40.08723(N),116.57619(E). A332(16th Asian Games) of China Southern Airlines on the background.
Note: Maps coordinates N 50.3206/E 21.4516.Easy to find on the back of Husqvarna factory.After easy park your car, just walking about hundred meters along the fence.Then in the corner find some lens holes .Here seen some test flight of Sikorsky...
Note: Located at the corner of the Beechavenue and Aalsmeerderweg ( 52°16'59.2"N 4°44'22.7"E) is good for aircraft arriving on runway 06. Touchdown shots are also possible from sunrise to late noon (14:00-15:00 in the summer). No facilities on...
Note: This is perhaps the best spot that the London Stansted Airport has to offer. It's near the Belmer Road (north west of the airport) behind a few trees. It's a very good spot for both runway directions.
In a few places this spot is elevated...
Note: Superb spot for 23L departures. Exellent light behind your back from the morning till around 14 during the winter. Also shots of 23R departures after 10:30 possible from here.
Note: [ Coordinates: 39°10'11.464"N 23°30'1.044"E ] The famous Skiathos spotting location just behind the runway. Good light conditions all day long (except when the sun is in line with runway). A small snack bar provides you with everything...
Note: The official spotting location at San Antonio Int. Airport on the roof of the Long term parking lot, gives nice view on taxing of the planes heading
for take off. Coordinates 29°31'33"N 98°28'23"W
Note: A new spotting location for me. If heading from the airport, head south on Tapley's Hill Road past Harbour Town shopping centre and under the flightpath, turn left onto Warren Road then take a sharp left along a dirt road for about 100m...
Note: The Guacimeta beach runs the length of the runway with a footpath/cycle track between it and the airport fence. The best location for photography in the mornings is at the southern end and there are always a number of spotters, tourists...
Note: Probably the best place for spotting here at Hahn Airport. This spot is located on the south-east side of the Airport. In the summer the light is good from sunrise until noon. [Google Coordinates: 49.934037, 7.254951]. Many thanks to my...
Note: This is without any doubt the best location for our hobby in Larnaca during the morning hours, while the sun rises from the east, till about 13:00.
The location is beyond the eastern side of the airport, on the seashore, near the famous...
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...