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Possible Spotting Trip Next Summer, Where To Go?  
User currently offlineOH-LZA From Finland, joined Jun 2001, 1000 posts, RR: 4
Posted (13 years 1 month 2 weeks 1 day 3 hours ago) and read 3039 times:

I might go on a spotting trip next summer, now i'd like to know which European Airports are best for spotting to help my decision.

Zulu Alpha

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User currently offlineGranite From UK - Scotland, joined May 1999, 5568 posts, RR: 63
Reply 1, posted (13 years 1 month 2 weeks 22 hours ago) and read 3004 times:
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Hi

You said 'spotting' trip.

Do you want to photograph or take registrations?

I am possibly going to Miami with Dean Barnes which is obviously not in Europe but if I was planing a Euro trip I would probably go for either Zurich or Amsterdam.

Regards
Gary Watt
Aberdeen, Scotland


User currently offlineLGW From , joined Dec 1969, posts, RR:
Reply 2, posted (13 years 1 month 2 weeks 22 hours ago) and read 3001 times:

AMS it is an amazing airport. Good stuff there many good spotting places, friendly people, Il show you my AMS photos when I get them back in a week or two and you can have a look.

Go for AMS, im probably going back next year its a brilliant place

LGW


User currently offlineFly-K From Germany, joined May 2000, 3153 posts, RR: 51
Reply 3, posted (13 years 1 month 2 weeks 21 hours ago) and read 3008 times:
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Hey this summer isn't even over!
And late summer is a good time to go on a trip, not as hot anymore and sun not so high.
At least I still have a couple of short trips planned for this year...

Konstantin



Once you have tasted flight, you will forever walk the earth with your eyes turned skyward, for there you have been...
User currently offlineLGW From , joined Dec 1969, posts, RR:
Reply 4, posted (13 years 1 month 2 weeks 21 hours ago) and read 2995 times:

I am going to TFS next summer already and although not as good as a main european airport the traffic I hear is good and some interesting charters etc go there so that should be good

LGW


User currently offlineDa fwog From United Kingdom, joined Aug 1999, 867 posts, RR: 8
Reply 5, posted (13 years 1 month 2 weeks 19 hours ago) and read 2985 times:

Hm. As you're from Finland, how about LHR (as Gary is always banging on about)? It probably has the best mix of traffic. I would also endorse ZRH (although you'll see a lot of Swissair Airbuses), and AMS (though there are times when it seems every aircraft is a KLM 737, F100 or F50). The best place to go kinda depends on if there's particular airlines you would like to see, or if you are just interested in an airport with really good spotting places.

Gary, when are you going to MIA? Only I'm looking at going down there in Oct: we could make that an A.N "outing"!  Smile/happy/getting dizzy


User currently offlineGranite From UK - Scotland, joined May 1999, 5568 posts, RR: 63
Reply 6, posted (13 years 1 month 2 weeks 19 hours ago) and read 2977 times:
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Hi Chris

Miami will probably be next year.

Regards
Gary Watt
Aberdeen, Scotland


User currently offlineDa fwog From United Kingdom, joined Aug 1999, 867 posts, RR: 8
Reply 7, posted (13 years 1 month 2 weeks 19 hours ago) and read 2973 times:

I'll just beat ya to it with the pictures then...

Chris.


User currently offlineOH-LZA From Finland, joined Jun 2001, 1000 posts, RR: 4
Reply 8, posted (13 years 1 month 2 weeks 14 hours ago) and read 2968 times:

Thanks for all answers. I'm going to take pics.

Zulu Alpha


User currently offlineOH-LZA From Finland, joined Jun 2001, 1000 posts, RR: 4
Reply 9, posted (13 years 1 month 2 weeks 13 hours ago) and read 2965 times:

Fly-K

I have to go to school, and i don't think i can afford it now, if i go next summer i'll propably buy a Lufthansa YES! Ticket.

Zulu Alpha


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