AF1980 AKA crossing the channel in an unreasonably oversized aircraft

Back in 2010, A380 weren't yet a much common sight, in Europe or elsewhere. Only Singapore Airlines, the launch customer, had a few, as well...

That sweet, sweet sound

First a bit of context. Last august, a huge 4 days event, the 100 years of Swiss aviation airshow was held in Payerne, with...

Purple surprise in Geneva

2:30 am. No alarm needed, been well awake for half an hour. Heading for geneva in an hour, along with another early flier. Anyways this time,...

Early & Frosty in Vienna

Just after Christmas, I went to visit my cousin Matus in Hlohovec. We both enjoy photography a lot so it wasn't long before we...

Spotting at Heathrow after 2 years: lots of new sights

September 2nd 2014, London Heathrow On my way from Lyon to Prague, I decided to plan my trip a little differently fromthe usual Hop/easyjet/Lufthansa via...

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...

Last rays of MD-11 [gallery]

In 2013, I made a trip to see the KLM MD-11 for probably the last time. There were 3 or 4 left in service...