September 24, 2022

Barksdale Air Force Base – Spotting Guide

Barksdale Air Force Base (BAD/KBAD) 16km east of Shreveport (Lousiana) is one of only two B52 air bases in the world apart from Minot AFB in […]
May 3, 2022

Spangdahlem Air Base – Spotting Guide

Spangdahlem Air Base (SPM/ETAD) is a US air base in the west of Germany, close to Trier, and was opened in 1953. It is home to […]
July 18, 2021

Lajes Airport / Air Base No 4 – Spotting Guide

Lajes Airport (TER/LPLA) currently serves as an US Armed Forces’ base, also called Base No 4, and as an civilian airport with regular pax flights. It […]
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 13, 2021

Nellis Air Base – Spotting Guide

Nellis Air Force Base (LSV/KLSV) is a military facility and located almost 15km north-east of Las Vegas. The air base was opened in 1941 as Las […]
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 […]
January 20, 2021

Davis-Monthan Air Base – Spotting Guide

Davis Monthan Air Force Base (DMA/KDMA) is a military airport run by the United States Air Force, which is located in the southeastern suburbs of Tucson. […]
December 14, 2020

Rainbow Canyon “Jedi Transition” R-2508 – Spotting Guide

+++ JAN 2022 IMPORTANT NOTICE! Due tu a crash in 2019, the Rainbow Canyon is no longer in use by the Military as the National Park […]
November 15, 2020

Omaha Offutt Air Base – Spotting Guide

+++ The airport is closed due to runway renovations. Reopening is planned for September 2022 +++ Omaha Offutt Air Base (OFF/KOFF) is situated 15km south of […]
August 30, 2020

Wiesbaden Erbenheim Spotting Guide

Wiesbaden-Erbenheim Airfield (WIE/ETOU) is a small military field and used by the US Army (Lucius D. Clay Kaserne). The air base is only 20 minutes by […]
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 […]
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 […]