Taking off from London Heathrow, with a lightly loaded A300 (just 40 min flight to FRA), which explains the high pitch angle (the camera was level with the aircraft). Nice overview of terminal 1, ... (more)
The flight was quite late, so our captain speeded up. For that, she kept the cruise altitude a tad longer than usual, and thus had to deploy the spoilers quite high, to allow for a quick descent.
Just a few minutes prior to our landing at FRA, overflying the suburbs. Note the angry anti-noise protesters in the streets !
We are about to leave the British airspace. On the shoreline, you can note the Port of Dover, with its caracteristical dams.
The vision a PAX has through his window. Picture taken as we are about to leave the British Coast and fly over the English Channel
Early morning arrival, Approaching rwy 07R
"Bocholt" was delivered to Lufthansa on January 13, 1992
Approaching Runway 25L.
A que of aircraft waiting for stands to be available. The Snowstorm the previous night severely interrupted normal operations.
Waiting for a stand to be available.