Welcome to Spot BRS - The Bristol Airport spotting guide.

If you are looking to visit Bristol Airport to take photographs or spot planes then this guide will give you everything you need to know.

Bristol Airport sees a varied mix of traffic from the regular Boeing 737's and A320's through to bigger aircraft such as A330 and 787 Dreamliners.

The Airport also sees a a healthy amount of military traffic training as well as helicopters and business jet visitors from across the globe.

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Airport Frequencies

The current ATC Frequencies in use are:

  • Bristol Approach: 125.650
  • Bristol Tower: 133.850
  • Bristol Director: 136.075
  • Bristol ATIS: 126.025

Important Safety Information

Airports are places that are under tight security. It is important that you adhere to the following rules otherwise you will find access being restricted for future events.

  • Park legally. Dont stop on main roads, grass verges or double yellow lines
  • Take any litter home with you
  • Do not put ladders on the fence
  • Dont use flash photography on approaching aircraft
  • Be security concious, if someone, or something doesn't look right, report it!
  • Do not obstruct Police or PCSO's if they ask you to move, or if they want to check who you are, co-operate.

Bristol Airport Headlines

Ryanair adds 14 extra weekly flights to Faro
Posted on Wednesday August 26, 2020

Irish budget airline Ryanair (FR/RYR) is adding 14 extra weekly flights from UK airports to Faro following the UK Governments decision to put Portugal back on the Coronavirus safe list. The move will make it easier for British holiday makers to travel to the Algarve without the need to quarantine [read more]

The post Ryanair adds 14 extra weekly flights to Faro appeared first on UK Aviation News.

Ryanair’s Bristol to Vienna service takes-off
Posted on Sunday August 09, 2020

Ryanair’s new Bristol Airport (BRS/EGGD) to Vienna (VIE/LOWW) service has officially launched today as the first flight departed the South West of England regional airport. The flight will now operate twice-weekly for the duration of Ryanair’s summer schedule at Bristol Airport and in operates in under the Vienna based Laudamotion [read more]

The post Ryanair’s Bristol to Vienna service takes-off appeared first on UK Aviation News.

TUI relaunching flights from Bristol Airport 25th July
Posted on Tuesday July 21, 2020

The UK’s largest tour operator, TUI, has confirmed it will be resuming flights from Bristol Airport (BRS/EGGD) from 25th July. The TUI Airways UK (BY/TOM) Boeing 737’s and 757’s are usually a familiar sight at the West Country airport but flights were grounded due to the Coronavirus pandemic. Now blue [read more]

The post TUI relaunching flights from Bristol Airport 25th July appeared first on UK Aviation News.

KLM to restart flights from more UK regional airports
Posted on Wednesday June 24, 2020

Dutch flag carrier KLM is preparing to restart more flights from UK regional airports as it restores service following the Coronavirus Pandemic. Its key business route between Amsterdam (AMS/EHAM) and London City (LCY/EGLC) is set to resume on Monday 13th July. Richard Hill, London City Airport’s Chief Commercial Officer, said: [read more]

The post KLM to restart flights from more UK regional airports appeared first on UK Aviation News.

Easyjet to resume 75% of routes by August
Posted on Wednesday June 10, 2020

Low-Cost Carrier Easyjet (U2/EZY), which resumes flying on 15th June, has said that it plans to have resumed 75% of its normal summer routes by August. Easyjet operates 1022 routes across Europe and initially plans to fly 50% of those in July and building up to 75% in August. The [read more]

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