Planespotting in Johannesburg, South Africa

O.R. Tambo airport in Johannesburg, South Africa (IATA:JNB) is perhaps the most strategic place to spot the most number of widebodies in the whole African continent. Here are just a few interesting planes and carriers to see. Kenya Airways’ Boeing B787-8 from Nairobi Emirates’ Airbus 1-daily A380 and 3-daily B777-300ER to/from Dubai Etihad’s Airbus A330-200 to/from Abu Dhabi Qatar’s Boeing B787-8 and B777-300ER to/from Doha Singapore Airlines’ Airbus A350-900 to/from Singapore (flies onward to Cape …

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Planespotting in Zurich, Switzerland

One of the best places to spot widebodies in Europe is in Zurich Airport (IATA code: ZUR) Switzerland. There are a variety of airlines flying to and from Zurich. It also has a wide spot within Terminal B that is both spotter and family-friendly. Some Facts about Observation Deck B How to get there: Within Terminal B departure level, look for signs leading to the Observation Deck. There will be security check after you purchase …

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