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User currently offlineLjungdahl From Sweden, joined Apr 2002, 908 posts, RR: 36
Posted (12 years 4 months 3 weeks 3 days 6 hours ago) and read 2182 times:

In the month of July, me and a few friends are going to make a spotter trip including Zürich-Kloten,
Paris-CDG, Paris-ORY and Paris-LBG.

If it's possible to photograph, we will also visit Chateauroux.

As I can see it, ZRH is no problem at all, we'll stay at the observation deck during our 1-day visit, but information is of course welcomed anyway.

More important is the photo spots at CDG and ORY, especially if there have been any changes to the better/worser.

Are there any changes at LBG?

As none of us has visited Chateauroux in the past, any information is very welcomed, especially about the stored Sabena aircrafts, are they possible to shoot from outside the fence??

Thx in advance!!

Johan  Smokin cool

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User currently offlineTimdeGroot From Netherlands, joined Apr 2002, 3674 posts, RR: 64
Reply 1, posted (12 years 4 months 3 weeks 3 days 6 hours ago) and read 2161 times:
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A good website with info on CDG and ORY is www.kerozen.org
Some info on CDG is a bit outdated though.

Tim



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User currently offlineJan Mogren From Sweden, joined Dec 2000, 2043 posts, RR: 50
Reply 2, posted (12 years 4 months 3 weeks 3 days 6 hours ago) and read 2158 times:

Johan,
You could shoot the SN 340's from across the runway but with a pretty long lens 300-400 (?). Going to Chateauroux seems a waste of time to me.
3 SN 340's
1 Madagascar 742 with slippers on..
1 Transaero A310
1 IB 727
1 CargoLion DC-8 without titles
1 Corseair 747 scrap
1 AF 747
´+ one I already forgot...
/JM



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User currently offlineEBOS From Belgium, joined Jul 2001, 520 posts, RR: 49
Reply 3, posted (12 years 4 months 3 weeks 2 days 16 hours ago) and read 2120 times:

www.kerozen.org is indeed the best site for spotting info about CDG and ORY. Info is a bit outdated but most spots are still accessible. The meteo spot is partially fenced off : still possible to take taxi shots with terminal 1 on the background but no more runway-shots. I heard that it is impossible to take pictures from the bridge over the A1 highway also.

For ORY : try the hill in the parc 'la coulé verte' (open between 9am and 5.30pm).

Sven

PS : anybody has info about the CargoLion DC8 at Chateauroux? I heard it has a new reg 4K-AZ25 and will fly for AHC.



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User currently offlineMUC_Spotter From Cayman Islands, joined Apr 2002, 156 posts, RR: 2
Reply 4, posted (12 years 4 months 3 weeks 2 days 14 hours ago) and read 2100 times:

Hi Johan!
I have also some tips on my homepage:
http://www.flying-wings.com/main.htm
Not yet from Zürich, but the observation deck there is a good place for spotting, especially in the morning.

ANDREAS  Smile


User currently offlineSpotterboy From , joined Dec 1969, posts, RR:
Reply 5, posted (12 years 4 months 2 weeks 6 days 13 hours ago) and read 2048 times:

Hi man,

In my opinnion , Chateaurox is waste of time. Embarrassment
There´s no worth traffic for spotting. Better stay at CDG / OYE.
OYE have also a good obs. deck. Spotting @ CDG is a little bit complicated.
With a little lens you can spot line ups and landings.
The terminals are also okay for spotting , but you´ll need a boarding pass and you have to photograph with the sun in the back or your photos will be blurred.

see ya,

Spotterb.


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