A Newcomer’s Perspective on SpotLAX2023

Mark Lawrence shares his experiences as a first time attendee at SpotLAX2023.


The Flying Classroom: Culture Change and City Transformation

Mark Lawrence recently sat down with Opa-Locka FL City Manager Darvin Williams and Captain Barrington Irving to discuss The Flying Classroom.


Save The Dates: SpotLAX Returns Next September

SpotLAX returns next September! Save the date for our annual plane spotting weekend held at Los Angeles International Airport.


Get To The Chopper! My First Time Spotting From A Helicopter.

Mark Lawrence checked an item off his bucket list while at #SpotLAX2023, when he took a helicopter plane spotting flight over LAX.


Here’s Everything You Need To Know About #SpotLAX2023

Now in its 10th year, SpotLAX returns for 2023! Here is everything you need to know about the event. From a schedule of events to spotting locations and transportation info, it’s all here.

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August 6th in Aviation History: B-29 Superfortress Drops Atomic Bomb on Hiroshima

The US drops first atomic bomb on Japan, Ted Williams returns to the Red Sox from Korea, Braniff Flight 250 crashes in Nebraska, and more.
by NYCAviation Staff


On This Day in Aviation History: May 6th

The Hindenburg Disaster in Lakehurst, New Jersey ends the era of the airship. Several firsts, such as PSA's inaugural flight, United's flights between NY and San Francisco, first flight of the P-47 Thunderbolt, and TWA's delive...
by Phil Derner Jr.


TACA Airbus parked at a gate. (Photo by Frederick Durand via wikimedia, CC-BY-SA)

TACA Airlines Flight Skids Sideways While Landing in Costa Rica

Several people were treated for shock Thursday after a plane skidded as it attempted to land at Costa Rica's main international airport.
by BNO News


JetBlue Unveils Plane Wearing ‘I Love New York’ Co-Branded Livery

JetBlue Airways on Tuesday unveiled new "I Heart Blue York" paint scheme in honor of a deal which allows the airline to co-brand with New York State's iconic "I Love New York" tourism campaign and logo.
by admin


AirAsia Jet Skids Off Runway in Malaysia, Injuring Four

Four people were injured on Monday evening when an AirAsia Airbus A320 skidded off the runway at Kuching International Airport in Malaysia.
by BNO News