Posts Tagged ‘planespotting’


JFK Airport Planespotting Guide

PLEASE NOTE: this is an “alpha” version of the map. Please report any issues in this thread on the NYCAviation forums. Thank you. | Point A: Jamaica Bay Wildlife Refuge North Note: You will hear many spotters refer ...
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Newark Liberty Int’l Airport Plane Spotting Guide

| Spot A: Ikea Parking Lot Views: Great angle of runway 4L and 4R arrivals, as well as 22R and 22L departures. Directions: I-95/NJ Turnpike to exit 13A Elizabeth. Follow the signs to Ikea. You can’t miss it. By public tra...
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Los Angeles Int’l Airport Plane Spotting Guide

  | Spot A: In-N-Out Burger Area Views: Runway 24R arrivals, and the very rare Runway 6L/R departures. Directions: The In-N-Out Burger on the corner of S Sepulveda Blvd and W 92nd Street. Due to one-way streets, ...
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Pilotspotting: The Art of Recognizing a Pilot On Sight

My friends are in awe when I’m usually correct and then I’ll verify by asking “So, what do you fly?” They’ll ask how I knew they were a pilot, but I don’t like to reveal my secrets.
by Erika Armstrong


An Ode to the Observation Decks at JFK

JFK once boasted three public observation decks to watch the goings-on at the busy international airport. Let's take a quick tour through history.
by Shea Oakley