Takeoff and departure Rainy day in Scotland. Pushed back and ready for taxi. Taxiing. Entering the runway. Rotating. Gear up. Overflying Glasgow as the approach lights fade in the distance. Turning to align to the radial 240 PTH VOR. Leaving Glasgow. The Schotish landscape below the clouds. En route It’s sunny above the clouds. Turning […]

Long Haul Simming 30.07.2018


Takeoff and departure Parked in Bogota. Cargo loaded. Pushback complete. Ready to taxi. Taxi on the taxiway D. Entering the runway. Ready for takeoff. Rotate. Gear up. Towards the TEH NDB. En route Overflying Bogota. Climbing towards CUNDA. A short flight over Colombia. Cruising. Preparing for the approach. After QIT VOR turning heading 155 for […]

Short Haul Simming 13.04.2018


Takeoff and departure At the gate A17 in the early morning. Boarding. Pushback completed. Taxiing. Before the morning rush hour. Requested Runway 18 due to the southern departure. Landing lights on. Rotating. Leaving Frankfurt. Climbing over the German landscape. Greeting the sun. Above the clouds. En route Over ANEKI turning towards the KRH VOR. Baden-W├╝rtemberg […]

Short Haul Simming 30.03.2018


Takeoff and departure The United fleet in front of the northern satellite building. Walkaround. APU running. After pushback. Starting to taxi. Leaving terminal area. Alaska Airlines airplanes in front of the main terminal. Hawaiian 767 about to rotate. The southern satellite building and the fleet of Northwest Airlines in the background. Approaching the runway. Queueing […]

Short Haul Simming 13.03.2018


Takeoff and departure In front of Terminal C. ETOPS markings meaning Engines Turning or Passengers Swim ­čÖé Ready for pushback. Pushback complete. Taxiing next to the international terminal. More traffic from Europe. Taxiing towards the runway 04L. The cargo terminal. Taking off. Newark from the air. The Continental hangars below. Manhattan in the distance. En […]

Long Haul Simming 24.03.2017


Checking in at Dallas-Fort Worth (DFW) Arriving at Dallas-Fort Worth (DFW) driving on International Parkway. The airport is controlled by three control towers and in the middle of the terminal complex is the original one built in 1974. A view towards Terminal A, used mostly by American Airlines for domestic flights. Dallas-Fort Worth (DFW) has […]

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