Checking in at Alicante Airport (ALC)

Arriving to Alicante Airport (ALC) famous for its dome structures.

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At the gate.

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Boarding the plane.

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Pushing back.

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Takeoff from Alicante Airport (ALC)

Takeoff from Alicante Airport runway 28.

Crossing the A7 motorway.

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The Valencian landscape.

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Small towns spread across The Valencian Community. Towns of Aspe and Novelda.

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Alicante and Playa de San Juan in the distance.

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As mountain ranges stack up we are ascending towards Spanish-French border.

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Cruising over France

Low cost catering limits does have some advantages — you “have to” grab a Starbucks latte.

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Approaching the French coast over Bay of Biscay.

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River Loire and the city of Nantes in the distance. Also as we approach English Channel we spotted Mont Saint-Michel.

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Landing at London-Gatwick (LGW)

Overflying Portsmouth and banking towards the localizer.

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A view of English Channel as the sun comes down.

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Taxiing towards the gate.

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Overview of the South Terminal.

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Docking next to British Airways Boeing 737 classic.

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Some traffic movement at London-Gatwick (LGW).

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As we disembark the plane and the aft bulk compartment is unloaded, Virgin Atlantic Boeing 747-400 is taxiing for takeoff.

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