Best ways to map and log your flights

There are many reasons one could want to log their travels, and especially flights. It makes recollecting events easier, gives access to interesting stats,...

Surprise on Swiss A340-300 from Athens

Unusual type on Athens-Zurich Gate B12 was more crowded than usual on this early february afternoon at Athens International airport. That day, Swiss flight 1831...

Trying to land in a real Boeing 737 simulator

There are some things you can only do once. Whether it is meeting someone for the first time, or having spaghetti bolognaise with a...

Windmilling jet engine rattling sounds

Sometime in the past, when boarding through mobile stairs or a stairs truck (otherwise known as the-only-real-way-to-board-an-aircraft) you might have noticed a distinct rattling...

Johannesburg – Cape Town on a South African Airways A340-600

In early July during a short trip to South Africa, I took a day trip to Cape Town. I believe South African Airways operate...

Etihad Regional Saab 2000 charter from Zurich to Geneva

Last monday, as I was planning my unplanned spotting trip to Zurich, I couldn’t believe what popped up on google flights. The Tuesday afternoon...

Kuwait Airways A343 : 5th freedom FRA-GVA

5th freedom is the blessing of any hungry flyer. Whether it's LAN, Singapore Airlines or Air China, it's a unique chance to get on...

2017 in a (larger) nutshell

2017 has been a year of surprises, adrenaline and challenges. It was also a year of many firsts. Most of my flying was either...