A Morning at Birmingham Airport

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A Morning at Birmingham Airport

Post by Vaqar Khan » Sun Dec 07, 2014 3:09 am

It was a cold (1 Centigrade) but bright Saturday morning today. I had to drive in to Birmingham and decided to take a detour through Birmingham International Airport. Here are some of the photographs from the trip.

The Control Tower
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The Radar (note the cars in the long stay car park with a layer of frost)
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KLM Boeing 737-800 (PH-BXC) departing for Amsterdam from Runway 33
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Air France Airbus A319 (F-GRXE) departing for Paris
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Rotate!
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Runway Inspection
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Contrails from an aircraft overflying BHX
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Ryanair Boeing 737-800 (EI-FEH)
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CFM56 Power Plant on Ryanair's Boeing 737-800s
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More Photographs to follow....


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Re: A Morning at Birmingham Airport

Post by Vaqar Khan » Sun Dec 07, 2014 8:12 pm

Some more photographs

Birmingham International Airport Fire & Rescue Service
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Scandinavian Airlines (OY-KFG) Canadair CL-600 Regional Jet departing for Copenhagen
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Flybe Embraer ERJ-195LR (G-FBEF) on stand at Birmingham Airport
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Another Flybe Embraer ERJ-195LR (G-FBEI) arriving from Paris
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Flybe De Havilland Canada Dash 8 (G-ECOA) departing for Cologne - GermanyImage

Flybe De Havilland Canada Dash 8 (G-JEDW) in Flybe's purple livery arriving from Isle of Man
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Clear for departure to Cologne from Runway 33
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This photograph was taken from the other side of Runway 33 and shows Ryanair Boeing 737-800 (EI-ESO) on take off roll, departing for Malaga, Spain
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VLM Fokker 50 parked at a remote stand
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British Aerospace BAe 146-200 (G-RAJJ) private jet operated by Cello Aviation with a Monarch Airlines Airbus A321 in the background
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Another Monarch Airlines Airbus A321 parked outside Monarch Maintenance Hanger
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Re: A Morning at Birmingham Airport

Post by Abrardh1 » Fri Dec 26, 2014 7:12 am

Thanks for these top notch photo's
Abrar Din Hussain

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Re: A Morning at Birmingham Airport

Post by Vaqar Khan » Wed Dec 31, 2014 12:39 am

Thank you for the kind comments Abrar.

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Re: A Morning at Birmingham Airport

Post by Vaqar Khan » Tue Mar 31, 2015 4:40 pm

Visited Birmingham Airport on the afternoon of Sunday, 22 March 2015. Here are some photographs from the trip (quality not very good as at that time of the day the camera was facing the sun):

West Atlantic Boeing 767-200 Freighter (SE-RLA)

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Air Explore Boeing 737-400 (OM-CEX)

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Monarch Airlines Airbus A320

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Air France Airbus A320 (F-GKXO)

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Brussels Airlines De Havilland Canada DHC-8 (G-ECOI)
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Thomson Airways Boeing 737-800 (G-TAWM)

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Thomson Airways Being 757-200

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Ryanair Boeing 737-800

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Turkmenistan Boeing 757-200

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Pakistan International Airlines Boeing 777-300ER (AP-BHW) arriving from Islamabad

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Re: A Morning at Birmingham Airport

Post by mac777 » Sun Apr 19, 2015 1:02 pm

thanks for sharing these excellent pictures. interesting mix of airlines/fleet.

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Re: A Morning at Birmingham Airport

Post by Vaqar Khan » Tue Apr 21, 2015 12:35 pm

Thanks mac777! Yes BHX does have a good mixture of long haul carriers, European scheduled airlines and charter flights to popular tourist destinations.

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Re: A Morning at Birmingham Airport

Post by Vaqar Khan » Tue Apr 05, 2016 10:42 pm

A few aircraft movements at Birmingham International earlier this afternoon:

Qatar Airways Boeing 787-8 Dreamliner


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Air France Airbus A320


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Flybe Bombardier Dash8 - Q400


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Various Business Jets and Police Helicopter


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Monarch Airlines Airbus A320


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Ryanair Boeing 737-800


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Emirates Airbus A380


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KLM City Hopper Embraer ERJ-190


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