Takeoff and departure Lineup of yellow tails in Zagreb. Walkaround while Croatia Airlines Airbus taxies. Leaving the stand position. Holding short at the runway threshold. Taking off. Gear up. Overflying motorways A3 and A4. Zagreb in sight. En route Towards PODET. Overflying Slovenj Gradec in Slovenia. Germanwings 971 traffic is Gulf Air A330 nine o’clock. […]

Short Haul Simming 8.06.2018

4U2160 STR-BRU

Checking in at Stuttgart Airport (STR) Early morning departure after yesterday’s cancelled connecting flight. Had to stay in a nearby hotel as there were no more flights to Brussels. But was upgraded to A319 from CRJ so more room for me in the end. Takeoff from Stuttgart Airport (STR) Approaching the airplane. A view from […]

Flight reports 4.04.2017

4U2977 ZAG-STR

Checking in at Zagreb Airport (ZAG) Croatia Airlines on display. Takeoff from Zagreb Airport (ZAG) Leaving the terminal area. Takeoff from Zagreb Airport (ZAG) runway 05 with an overview of the new terminal construction site. The Alps Overflying Klagenfurt and its airport (KLU). Approaching the Alps. Over the mountains. Avoiding some CBs. Landing at Stuttgart […]

Flight reports 3.04.2017

4U2164 STR-BRU

Takeoff from Stuttgart Airport (STR) Staring into darkness. Landing at Brussels Airport (BRU) Approaching Brussels. Parked at Brussels Airport.

Flight reports 30.03.2017

4U2977 ZAG-STR

Checking in at Zagreb Airport (ZAG) Early winter morning at Zagreb Airport. Regional traffic “dashing” away. Takeoff from Zagreb Airport (ZAG) Taxiing next to flydubai Boeing 737. Freshly painted Trade Air Fokker 100 in new colours. Winter ground crew on display. New terminal is coming along nicely. Takeoff from Zagreb Airport (ZAG) runway 23. Leaving […]

Flight reports 29.03.2017

4U2977 ZAG-STR

Checking in at Zagreb Airport (ZAG) Looking towards tarmac catches a glimpse of D-AKNN landing on the runway 05. Germanwings’ Airbus safely parked in front of the terminal. Takeoff from Zagreb Airport (ZAG) After a short bus ride – walking on tarmac next to Croatia Airlines A320 9A-CTJ. Under the wing. Climbing aboard. Found my […]

Flight reports 25.03.2017

4U1972 SXF-ZAG

Takeoff and departure Germanwings’ Bearbus, a livery inspired by the coat of arms of Berlin. Waiting for a staircase 🙂 Walk-around. Low-cost fleet in Berlin. Newly built terminal extension. Pushback complete. Taxiing towards the runway 25L. Holding position. Waiting for the incoming traffic. Ready for takeoff. Rotating. The company’s plane exits the runway. Airborne in […]

Short Haul Simming 15.03.2017