Plane spotting

Aircraft spotting or plane spotting is a hobby of tracking the movement of aircraft, which is often accomplished by photography. Besides monitoring aircraft, aircraft spotting enthusiasts (whom are usually called plane spotters) also record information regarding airports, air traffic control communications and airline routes.

12-13 August 2017: the 34th edition of the International Oldtimer Fly and Drive-In at Schaffen Airfield

The 34th edition of the Oldtimer Fly/Drive-In will take place on Saturday the 12th and Sunday the 13th of August 2017. The main day...

New landmark for Brussels Airport: two Airbus A350s at the same time!

For the first time, Thai Airways deployed its brand new Airbus A350 to Brussels Airport today. A news item that did not go unnoticed...

Photo Special: Brussels Airport Spotters Day 2017

On Tuesday 4 July 2017, Brussels Airport organised the third edition of the Brussels Airport Spotters Day. Between 4pm-9pm, 25 lucky winners of a contest...

The 2017 Paris Air Show in pictures

Photographer Martin Gillet was present at the 2017 Paris Air Show and shared his pictures via twitter and ... luchtzak.be ;-) Starring: Lockheed Martin F35,...

Brussels Airport Spotters Day 2017

On Tuesday 4 July 2017, Brussels Airport will organize the third edition of the Brussels Airport Spotters Day. After two very successful editions in 2015...

Thunderstorms at Amsterdam Schiphol, diversions to Brussels Airport

Due to severe thunderstorms at Amsterdam Schiphol airport this morning, aircraft were forced to divert to surrounding airports. Brussels Airport welcomed one KLM Boeing...

Trump visits Belgium: pictures and movie (Air Force One + Military air display rehearsal)

The arrival of Air Force One with President Trump on board didn't pass unnoticed. Some pictures and a movie of the arrival this afternoon on...

Hoogdag voor vliegtuig­spotters: “Afwachten of we dicht bij Air Force One zullen raken”

Vandaag is een hoogdag voor vliegtuigspotters, want het beroemdste vliegtuig ter wereld komt naar ons land, Air Force One, het toestel van de Amerikaanse...

“Spotters staan erom bekend om rond te kijken naar iets speciaals” / La Police fédérale fait appel à des “spotters”

Federal police has asked the help of plane spotters to ensure the safety around the premises of Brussels Airport. Police believe they could play...

Let’s build a wall around Brussels Airport and make the plane spotters pay for it!

Let's build a wall around Brussels Airport and make the plane spotters pay for it!
Boeing 787 @ Brussels Airport

Royal Air Maroc visits Brussels Airport with a Boeing 787

In the planespotting forums of www.luchtzak.be you can learn which special flights and/or aircraft are visiting one of the airports in Belgium, mainly Brussels Airport, but...

Photo Special: Brussels Airport Spotters Day 2016

On Monday 29 August 2016, Brussels Airport organized the second edition of the Brussels Airport Spotters Day. Between 4pm-8pm, 25 lucky winners of a contest...

Brussels Airport Spotters Day 2016

On Monday 29 August 2016, Brussels Airport will organize the second edition of the Brussels Airport Spotters Day. After Brussels Airport organized the first (and...