Takeoff and departure In front of Terminal 4. Walk-around. Even 767 can feel small compared to The Queen of the Sky 🙂 Towards Link 43. Taxiing on the taxiway S. Future Terminal 5 in the distance. Holding short at the exit S11. In the queue. Aligned with the centreline and ready to go. Rotate. Newly […]

Long Haul Simming 22.05.2018


Takeoff and departure Preparing a flight to Gibraltar. Walkaround. Pushback completed. Leaving the terminal area. Taxiing. Taxiing next to the control tower. Thomas Cook A330 going around. At the holding position. Speedbird 6906 taxi into position and hold. Engines spooling. Positive rate. Gear up. Overflying Gatwick. Towards MID VOR. En route Climbing parallel to the […]

Short Haul Simming 5.05.2017


Checking in at London-Heathrow (LHR) Waiting for a connecting flight. Lounging in Terminal 5. Boarding the plane while company’s plane pushes back. British Airways A320 commencing its taxi route. Pushed back and waiting for the clearance. Local time: 17:10. United 777 takes off. Takeoff qeueue is building up. Almost ready to taxi. British A380 is […]

Flight reports 11.04.2017


Checking in at Zagreb Airport (ZAG) Boarded and ready to go. In the distance, construction of the new terminal is in the final phase. As we start our engines Eurolot Q400 approaches the gate. On the cargo ramp DHL 757. Takeoff from Zagreb Airport (ZAG) Holding short for a Croatian Air Force MiG 21 to […]

Flight reports 10.04.2017


Checking in at Brussels Airport (BRU) Rainy morning in Brussels. United Airlines Boeing 777 preparing for departure. United pushing back. In the background the old terminal building or what’s left of it. Some European traffic while Air Canada A330 lifts off in the distance from the runway 25R. One more United Boeing 777 just arrived […]

Flight reports 1.04.2017


Takeoff from London-Heathrow (LHR) Boarded and ready for pushback from Terminal 5. Satellite terminal of T5 hosting the British Airways heavies. Heavies from another angle. Remote stands between Terminal 3 and Terminal 5. Terminal 3 hosting the Virgin Atlantic fleet. A380 gates with Qantas and Singapore Airlines docked. Newly built Terminal 2, the Queen’s Terminal, […]

Flight reports 20.03.2017