Takeoff and departure In front of Terminal 1. LCCs on display. Cranking up the engines. Taxiing towards A1. Historic fleet permanently parked. Queuing up. After the easyJet departure cleared to enter the runway. Rotating. Gear up. Leaving Ferihegy. At 3.5 DME BUD VOR turning towards the BP631 waypoint. Budapest on display. Overflying the M5 motorway. […]

Short Haul Simming 3.06.2018


Takeoff and departure On the stand. Approaching the plane. Walkaround. Feathering the engine number two. Parking brake off. Turning towards P1. Taxiing on A4. Passing the control tower. Entering the runway. Rotate. Low-cost Terminal 1 in the distance. Gear up. En route Departure vectors ahead. Hungary under snow. Overflying PUSTA towards SVR VOR. VOR to […]

Short Haul Simming 10.04.2018


Takeoff and departure Walkaround before the return flight to Budapest. Re-fueled and ready to go. Vacating the terminal area. Backtracking on Runway 05. Rotate. Positive rate. Gear up. Continuing on track 150 the flightpath takes us over Split. After the right turn towards SPL VOR we overfly Trogir heading towards SIRMI waypoint. In the distance […]

Short Haul Simming 12.03.2018

LOT to fly from Budapest to New York and Chicago

Six direct flights to New York and Chicago per week will be launched by LOT Polish Airlines from May 2018, creating a direct link again between the United States and Hungary after a six-year hiatus. The Polish flag carrier will operate these flights with Boeing 787 Dreamliner.

Airlines News 17.07.2017