Downside Road Closure

We have been contacted by Bristol Airport to share information about an upcoming road closure. North Somerset Council (NSC) have advised us they will be completing essential road maintenance resurfacing …

New aircraft on-ground system released

Bristol Airport Spotting have developed and recently released a new exciting feature on the website known as “Aircraft On-Ground”. This feature displays a list of aircraft that are currently being …

Bristol Airport Spotting Facebook Group

New Facebook presence launched

After a period of discussion and decision we have upgraded our Facebook presence by creating a new Facebook Group, this new group allows all members to quickly and easily post …

BAS visit Gatwick Aviation Fair

On Sunday 19th April 2016, Bristol Airport Spotting took a trip down to London Gatwick Airport to visit the Gatwick Aviation Fair held in a leisure centre a few miles …

SpottingLog

New partnership with SpottingLog

We are pleased to announce a new partnership with SpottingLog a web based aircraft spotting log database, the partnership will allow information on aircraft, aircraft types, registrations and spotters to …

New rare aircraft system launched

We have recently launched a new rare aircraft database on our website, along with our regular updates on social media we are gradually building up a database of rare aircraft …

West Terminal Extension Takes Shape

A ‘topping out’ ceremony was held on the 27th January 2016 to mark a key milestone in the construction of Bristol Airport’s west terminal extension. The celebration – a longstanding …

Lima India Tango Tango Echo Romeo

Following a meeting with Bristol Airport we are helping to support them with the launch of a new campaign to help target the litter problem along Winters Lane, Felton Common …

Announcing Aviation Fair 2015

Following the overwhelming success of the Aviation Fair in 2014 Bristol Airport Spotting are hosting another Aviation Fair in partnership with Bristol Airport on Sunday 20th September 2015 between 10.30am …

Weed Clearing on Winters Lane

On Sunday 2nd August founder Simon Fewkes and some members of Bristol Airport Spotting met at Winters Lane to tackle the overgrown weeds, bushes and trees that were making viewing the …

New website for Bristol Airport

Bristol Airport have today launched a new website for Bristol Airport today offering an updated look that integrates new features and a consistent, seamless experience to customers on desktop, mobile …

Roadworks at Bristol Airport

Highway improvement works are due to start next week near Bristol Airport. The £1.1m works are being funded by the airport as part of a planning agreement with North Somerset …

Winters Lane improvements

We have just been informed by Bristol Airport will be re-surfacing the existing lay-by on Winters Lane in addition to improving the drainage. This forms part of their Section 278 works …

Wizz Air to fly from Bristol Airport

A new airline will be flying from Bristol Airport next year following Wizz Air’s announcement that it will operate a twice-weekly service to Katowice from 26 June 2015. Wizz Air is the …

SAS set to return in 2015

Great news for us spotters! Scandinavian Airlines has announced direct flights between Bristol and Stockholm for summer 2015, following a successful first summer season in 2014. Ideal for weekend breaks, twice …

Increase in passenger numbers

Passenger numbers at Bristol Airport continue to soar, with nearly three quarters of a million (723,000) journeys made during August – the highest total for any month in the Airport’s …

Further expansion at Bristol Airport

Within days of opening a £6.5m central walkway designed to ease congestion at peak travel times Bristol Airport has announced plans for an extension to its terminal building, with this …

Aviation Fair at Bristol Airport

Bristol Airport Spotting and Bristol Airport are pleased to announce an Aviation Fair in the admin building at Bristol Airport, the event will take place on Sunday 21st September 2014 in …

New community admin appointed

After a short application period we are pleased to announce that we have appointed Callum Payne as a new community admin, this post will assist in the day to day …

Celebrating our first birthday

A few days ago Bristol Airport Spotting passed its first birthday, a lot has happened in a year and we have grown to have many friends, followers and supporters of …

Check in to Facebook when spotting

The next time you are at Bristol Airport and spotting, watching or photographing the aircraft you can now check in on Facebook by checking into ‘Bristol Airport Spotting Area’ as …

Bristol Airport Spotting now on Twitter

We have expanded our presence on social media and so you can now follow Bristol Airport Spotting on Twitter by visiting www.twitter.com/bristolspotting. Please feel free to follow us, tweet us, …

More development work begins

Work has begun at Bristol Airport on a £6.5 million project to enhance the passenger experience and ease departure lounge congestion during peak travel times. Once completed, the new central …

New Videos Section

We have recently released an updated videos section on our website, the videos are now broken down into takeoff and landing videos, over time once our library of videos expand …

easyJet announces Summer 2014 schedules

easyJet, the UK’s largest airline, has announced its summer holiday schedule for 2014 today with 42 routes available from Bristol Airport. The most popular destinations for next summer are expected to …

We are back!

After a short period of downtime our website is now up and running again, we have had a few issues with our hosting environment but these are now resolved. Whilst …

Fresh new look for our website

Behind the scenes we have been busy putting together branding and an identity for this website, our new logo was designed and confirmed and from this the website look has …

Bristol Airport Spotting Logo

New logo design

We have been working with the guys at eckhoCreative to come up with an official logo for Bristol Airport Spotting, we have decided on a “teardrop” style logo using a mix …

Link to Bristol Airport Spotting

Do you have a website that is dedicated to spotting aircraft, aircraft information, forums or local websites that are of interest to aircraft spotters visiting Bristol Airport? If you have …

Some more new content

Whilst everyone has been enjoying the sunshine we have been busy with some new content for this website, we now have a new heading titled “Information” and under here you …

We are getting social!

Now our main website is now fairly complete and live it was time to start on social media, today our official Facebook page is now complete and can be found …

Welcome to our new site

Hello and welcome to a new website dedicated to spotting aircraft at Bristol Airport, the idea of this website is to share the useful information with the aviation spotting community, …