Aviation Links

Spotting links

Airport - Spotting.com  - An interesting site covering all topics, includes a blog.

Scramble - A Dutch group catering for civil and military, excellent for Amsterdam spotting through their forum.

TAS Manchester - An excellent site covering all things Manchester, includes daily movements.

Heathrow / Gatwick - Missed something while spotting here? Find it quickly.

AirNet - The ultimate links site, over 25,000 of them!!

Flightglobal Blog - Daily news and opinion from the Aviation World

Alternative BHX - Excellent Birmingham site, live movements and news.

LBA Spotters - Daily stuff from our friends in Yorkshire

Air North - The famous Newcastle website. Most of the info can only be accessed by members.

Gatwick Aviation Society - Very good offering, can tie up Hex codes as well

Bristol Airport - Site for spotting info, photo's etc

Spotting Trip Info

Plane Spotting Hotels - Looking for good views?

Krayzeekris - Going on a trip? all your info is here

Paul Moisers Travels - A well travelled Manchester spotter, very informative.

AMARG Scrapyards - Our guide to the scrap yards at Davis Monthan, we need more info for these pages.

Photo links

Airliners.net - The biggest and (some people say) best.

Jetphotos.net - Another excellent site, much easier to get your shots published.

Planepictures.net - Very good and varied site from Germany, easy to get stuff published.

Airliner World -  A varied selection of shots from the UK and abroad

Airliner Photography - Hosted by Ian Allen, daily updates from all over the place.


Pprune - The biggest forum out there, the "hub" of the aviation community.

News links

European Airline Scene - Updated weekly, it does what it says on the tin.

Skyliner - Superb site with daily changes to fleets, has a photo page and a reg change section.

Registrations / Construction Numbers

Airliner Fleets - Just enter your reg or Airline, bobs your uncle.

CAA - The authorities website, just enter the G- number.

Airframes - Find your info using a registration or Hex code.

Accidents / Incidents

Aviation Herald - Fantastic site, hourly news on incidents around the world.

Jacdec - Detailed accident reports. 

Virtual Radar

Take your pick!!





Planeplotter - tutorials and add ons (very useful for those starting out or adding to planeplotter)

MicroADSB - A good alternative to SBS, its a USB stick!! Useful for travelling and performs well enough.(DR)

Aircraft for Sale


Webcams / ATC

St Moritz - 2 live cameras, very busy in winter, timetable link with registrations.

Leeds / Bradford - Live camera positioned on Multiflights hangar.

Live ATC - Very good site linking many of the worlds airports.

European Airport Web Cams - The best European web cam site in Europe (it claims)

Airport Webcam - Worldwide airport webcams


Save the Trident - former Teesside resident G-ARPO now at the NEAM at Sunderland