March 25, 2021

RAF Fairford – Spotting Guide

The RAF Fairford Air base (IATA: FFD / ICAO: EGVA) is located at next to Fairford, a small village south of the city of Gloucestershire. The […]
March 19, 2021

Cranfield Airport – Spotting Guide

Cranfield Airport (XUD/EGTC) is situatiated in Bedfordshire about 6 miles east of Milton Keynes, just a short drive off the M1motorway. It lies about 50 miles […]
March 7, 2021

RAF Lakenheath Air Base – Spotting Guide

RAF Lakenheath (IATA: LKZ / ICAO: EGUL) is a Royal Air Force base but currently hosts only USAF units. The 48th Fighter Wing (48 FW), also […]
December 17, 2020

Bournemouth-Hurn Airport – Spotting Guide

Bournemouth-Hurn Airport (BOH/EGHH) is located on the south coast of England approximately 170 km southwest of London and 7km north of Bournemouth city centre. It serves […]
August 28, 2020

Cotswold Kemble Airport – Spotting Guide

Cotswold Airport (GBA/EGBP), which was formerly known as Kemble Airfield, is a small airfield in the west of England between Bristol and Oxford. The airport mostly […]
August 22, 2020

East Midlands Intl. Airport – Spotting Guide

With 4.2 Mio. passengers, East Midlands Airport has developed itself into a hub for low-cost & tour operators such as Jet2, Ryanair and TUI, and so […]
July 26, 2020

Teesside Intl. Airport – Spotting Guide

The airfield that now stands as Teesside International Airport opened in 1941, during World War II, serving as an RAF base then known as RAF Middleton […]
July 23, 2020

LFA7 – The Mach Loop Spotting Guide

The Mach Loop (also known as LFA7), is a series of valleys in West-Central Wales which are often used by the Air Force to train on […]
April 5, 2020

London Southend Airport Spotting Guide

London Southend Airport (SEN/EGMC) is located in the city of Southend-on-Sea and this means roughly 60km west of the city of London. The airport was opened […]
March 2, 2020

Royal Air Force Mildenhall Air Base – Spotting Guide

Of the military airfields remaining active in the UK, RAF Mildenhall (MHZ/EGUN) is one of the few that still has the potential to offer a varied […]
February 25, 2020

Newcastle Intl. Airport Spotting Guide

Newcastle International Airport is the biggest airport in the North East of England serving just below 5.5 million passengers per year. The airport opened in 1935 […]
September 14, 2019

London Stansted Airport Spotting Guide

London Stansted Airport (STN/EGSS) is situated 55km northeast of London’s city centre and was opened 1942/1943. The airport handled roughly 25 million passengers last year and […]