May 2016 Top Posts

And the avionography Top 5 most viewed posts from May 2016 are… !

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Garuda Kiss (2 Photos)

Garuda Kiss

Some nose nuzzling and maybe even a “Garuda Kiss” between this Boeing 737-500 and Boeing 777-300 at the GMF AeroAsia Hangar at CGK (Soekarno-Hatta International Airport). Track the upcoming flights of these two aircraft by clicking here: (737) PK-GGG and (777) PK-GIA.
Photo Credit: Irwan

Luftshut (2 Photos)


Lufthansa A330-300 on its final turn on to Runway 23 before take-off and a return to MUC (Munich Airport) in Germany. D-AIKE, also known as “Luftshut” arrived earlier today at IAD (Dulles International Airport) in Washington, D.C. It will then fly back across the Atlantic Ocean returning again to MUC.  Below, a little “rudder wave” before take-off!
Photo Credit: Avion


Golden Stripe

Golden Stripes

Silhouette of an Air Asia X Airbus A330 lining up to taxi on a “Golden Stripe” at DPS (Ngurah Rai International Airport).
Photo Credit: Jumantoro


Wild American (1 Photo and gif)

AA 751

“Wild American” Airlines getting some tail treatment on the taxi to depart from Runway 6L at YYZ (Pearson International) in Toronto, Canada. This Airbus A319 (N751UW)is currently in CLT (Charlotte Douglas International Airport) in Charlotte, North Carolina. Below, the original vivid image.  Photo Credit: Avion


Dubai Reflektor

Slick Dubai

A slick ramp at DXB (Dubai International Airport) gives off some “Dubai Reflektor” as this Emirates Airbus A-380-800 prepares to taxi to the runway for departure.
Photo Credit: Folarin

Bremen Drift
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