Aleksandar
Topic Author
Posts: 2941
Joined: Sat Jul 29, 2000 11:43 pm

Budapest-need Help

Sun Aug 13, 2000 6:48 am

Hi everybody!
I am planning a trip to Budapest in two weeks and need help about their airport and facilities. Does anybody know something more to tell me?
R-E-S-P-E-C-T
 
lima
Posts: 1090
Joined: Sun May 30, 1999 11:37 am

RE: Budapest-need Help

Sun Aug 13, 2000 8:48 am

Hello,

Budapest-Ferihegy is a very nice airport (I was earlier this year). It is very spacious and extremely clean. It is all now concentrated in two terminals Ferihegy 2 and 2B. On the later you can access an outdoor viewing terrace (you must pay a small fee and pass a metal detector) where you have a good view of the tarmac. Also taxing aircraft and the runways far behind.

Exiting the airport you should not miss if you can the Malev Museum. It has several old aircraft including Tupolevs 124, 154, etc.
 
shankly
Posts: 1240
Joined: Tue Jan 11, 2000 10:42 pm

RE: Budapest-need Help

Mon Aug 14, 2000 6:07 pm

I visited Budapest in January and would echo what Lima said about the Malev plane collection. Unfortunately I only saw it on the way out but would loved to have stopped and walked around those Russian classics. I am not sure that there is a Tu-124, certainly there is a 154 and a 134 and an Il2 and Il18.

Your best route into the city is on the airport mini-bus, which will drop you off and pick you up on your return from wherever you want.

Have fun and post a trip report.
L1011 - P F M

Popular Searches On Airliners.net

Top Photos of Last:   24 Hours  •  48 Hours  •  7 Days  •  30 Days  •  180 Days  •  365 Days  •  All Time

Military Aircraft Every type from fighters to helicopters from air forces around the globe

Classic Airliners Props and jets from the good old days

Flight Decks Views from inside the cockpit

Aircraft Cabins Passenger cabin shots showing seat arrangements as well as cargo aircraft interior

Cargo Aircraft Pictures of great freighter aircraft

Government Aircraft Aircraft flying government officials

Helicopters Our large helicopter section. Both military and civil versions

Blimps / Airships Everything from the Goodyear blimp to the Zeppelin

Night Photos Beautiful shots taken while the sun is below the horizon

Accidents Accident, incident and crash related photos

Air to Air Photos taken by airborne photographers of airborne aircraft

Special Paint Schemes Aircraft painted in beautiful and original liveries

Airport Overviews Airport overviews from the air or ground

Tails and Winglets Tail and Winglet closeups with beautiful airline logos