Takeoff and departure Parked in front of the Pier E. Aligning the IRS. APU is running. Taxi lights on. Leaving the terminal area. Taxiing on the taxiway A. Passing the Pier G. The Stand J. Towards the exit W7. Rotating. Schiphol in the distance. Polderban control tower in the background. Climbing over Westpoort. Overflying Zaanstad. […]

Long Haul Simming 23.05.2018

Austrian to acquire an additional 777 aircraft

AerCap has announced yesterday it has signed a lease agreement for a Boeing 777-200ER with Austrian Airlines. The aircraft is scheduled to deliver in January 2018. Manufactured in 2001, the aircraft was operated by Aeromexico.

Airlines News 4.05.2017


Takeoff and departure In front of the Concourse E. Boarding completed. Tower instruct taxi towards the runway 26L. Taxiing. Approaching the active runway. Cessna Caravan taking off. Ready for takeoff. Rotation. Leaving the airfield. The Atlanta skyline in the distance. En route Following the SID procedure over the Atlanta suburbs. The Chattahoochee river below. Overflying […]

Long Haul Simming 29.03.2017


Takeoff and departure Loading the aircraft for the flight to Melbourne. Walkaround. No leakage from hydraulic systems. Pushback complete. Taxiing. Vacating the terminal area. Spotting. Rotating. Positive rate. Overflying Sepang. En route Climbing with KLIA in the distance. Overflying Singapore. About to hit some turbulences. Passenger signs on. Towards Australia. The Australian outback. Overflying Adelaide. […]

Long Haul Simming 26.03.2017


Takeoff and departure Docked at O’Hare’s Terminal 1. Concourse C with the United fleet in the background. Ready for pushback. Taxiing in front of Terminal 2. Exit via A9. In front of the active runway. United 944 you are cleared for takeoff. Rotating. Parallel takeoff with another United. Overflying Chicago suburbs. En route Chicago downtown […]

Long Haul Simming 21.03.2017

United Airlines adds new international service

Subject to government approval, United will add a seasonal route between San Francisco and Munich for the first time ever. The company will compete with its Star Alliance partner Lufthansa, which already offers a daily service between both cities.

Airlines News 1.03.2017


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 Washington-Dulles (IAD) Arriving at the airport at dusk. Turkish Airlines A340 getting ready for an evening departure. Some regional traffic. Midfield terminal and a view towards the control tower. Short haul traffic. United A320 at the gate. Airport markings at Washington-Dulles. Inside the midfield terminal. Qatar Boeing 777 at the gate. European […]

Flight reports 20.11.2016