Checking in at Brussels Airport (BRU) My first flight on a brand new CS100. As I reached the gate I found this CS100 already pushing back for the earlier flight to Zürich. Swiss acquired seven CS100s to the date but swapped occasionally with remaining Avro RJ100 fleet. So was not sure if I will have […]

Featured flight report Flight reports 1.07.2017


Checking in at Lisbon Airport (LIS) Waiting for a connecting flight in Terminal 1. KLM 737 being prepared for the next flight. Small waiting area for Gate 19 which will take us to the remote stand. TAP Express E190 taxiing for the departure. Getting ready for a push-back. TAP Airbuses parked at gates 23 and […]

Featured flight report Flight reports 2.06.2017


Checking in at Brussels Airport (BRU) Arriving at the A Gates of Brussels Airport (BRU). Famous curves of Terminal B and known colours at the gates. OO-SSP arriving from the previous flight. Takeoff from Brussels Airport (BRU) Boarding the plane. Quick glance towards the cockpit. Pushing back as Brussels Airlines A330 taxi to the active […]

Featured flight report Flight reports 23.03.2017


Checking in at Zagreb Airport (ZAG) Croatia Airlines Dash 8 Q400 in the morning sun. Boarding the Dash. Takeoff from Zagreb Airport (ZAG) Taking off from Zagreb Airport (ZAG). Overflying the A3 motorway, which connects Zagreb with the eastern Croatia. The Croatian landscape during climb. Cruising over Europe Overflying Graz, Austria and its airport (GRZ). […]

Featured flight report Flight reports 23.03.2017


Checking in at London-Heathrow (LHR) A spectacular view of our British Airways A380 docked to Heathrow’s Terminal 5 via 3 jet bridges. Tarmac markings under the belly of the A380. More details of our A380. More super heavies at London-Heathrow (LHR). Qantas A380 in the distance. Heathrow’s Cargo terminal on the south side of the […]

Featured flight report Flight reports 17.12.2016


Checking in at Boston-Logan (BOS) A rainy day in Boston. Just another American Airlines Boeing 757 landing at Boston-Logan (BOS) on runway 15R. Delta A330 taxi for takeoff. Delta A330 getting towed to Terminal E, an international terminal, while Air France Boeing 747-400 is taxiing to the active runway. Delta A330 at the gate. Right […]

Featured flight report Flight reports 30.11.2016


Checking in at London-Heathrow (LHR) Our steed for the flight to Chicago. As we board British Airways Boeing 777-200. Takeoff from London-Heathrow (LHR) Departing London-Heathrow (LHR) runway 27R our crew performed CPT3F SID procedure towards Compton (CPT) VOR. The flight took us over Wales and towards Ireland. Climbing over Wales. As we reach our cruising […]

Featured flight report Flight reports 27.11.2016


Checking in at Alicante Airport (ALC) Alicante Airport (ALC) or Elche as it is also being called is the sixth busiest airport in Spain based on passenger numbers. The new terminal was opened in 2011. The terminal has an area of 333,500 m2, which is more than six times the size of terminals 1 and […]

Featured flight report Flight reports 21.11.2016


Checking in at Frankfurt Airport (FRA) Terminal 1 is the home of Lufthansa and the Star Alliance airlines, in our case United Airlines. We are directed towards the Z Gates — a level above of Concourse A used for Non-Schengen passport control. Lufthansa A321 retro jet. The livery was used before on Convair 440 Metropolitan […]

Featured flight report Flight reports 19.11.2016


Checking in at Zagreb Airport (ZAG) Boarding. Taxiing and climb. Takeoff from Zagreb Airport (ZAG) Takeoff from Zagreb Airport runway 23. Cruise over Germany Overflying Würzburg. The river Main runs through the town and winds all the way to Frankfurt. A short cruise over Germany and descending towards Frankfurt. Landing at Frankfurt Airport (FRA) Landing […]

Featured flight report Flight reports 17.11.2016