Airport Webcams.net archive
August 31, 2015
Date: 3rd August 2015
Flight: China Southern CSN303, Guangzhou to London Heathrow. Boeing 787 Dreamliner B-2737
Incident: Diverted to Amsterdam Schiphol due to low fuel caused by avoidance of sudden military zone over China causing re-routing. Numerous flights had to divert to Stockholm and Copenhagen for the same reason.
Date: 22nd August 2015
Flight: Shoreham Air Show
Incident: Crash of Hawker Hunter WV372 (G-BXFI). Witnessed by AW on Shoreham webcam. AW tweet seconds after crash picked by Daily Telegraph in its timeline of the tragic events.
Publication & Link: Daily Telegraph
Date: 23rd August 2015
Incident: Returned to LHR with main gear locked down. AW reported on social media via ATC that pilot reported “lost all flight guidances”. Made a fast but safe landing on Runway 27R.
Publication & Link: City AM
April 1, 2015
Flight: Aer Lingus EI660. Airbus A320 EI-EDS. Dublin to Vienna.
Incident: Flight returned to Dublin. AW listening on ATC heard pilot declare “odour in the cockpit” and was quoted in the media.
Flight: Air France AF6738. Paris Charles de Gaulle to Chicago O’Hare. Boeing 777F F-GUOC.
Incident: Failure of starboard engine. Diverted to Halifax Stanfield. AW tweeted webcam capture of aircraft at Halifax.
June 15, 2014
Hamburg-Finkenwerder Airport (Flugplatz Hamburg-Finkenwerder), Hamburg, Germany
IATA: XFW ~ ICAO: EDHI
UTC: +1 ~ TYPE: International
Webcam Viewing Options::
Cam Location: Off-Airport. Buildings on North Bank of River Elbe.
Cam View: Site 1: SE at Airbus assembly plant, Runway 05/23. – Site 2: Panning SW to SE.
Cam Refresh Speed:: Site 1: 2-3 seconds automatic. – Site 2: 4 seconds automatic.
Notes: Home to Airbus’ A320-family assembly plant, plus interior fitting of A380. Many test flights of all Airbus aircraft can be seen most days. See also Toulouse-Blagnac Airport.
Hamburg’s International Airport at Fuhlsbuttel can be viewed here.