Just off the end of 27L, this is one of the best places to capture planes arriving at Heathrow (LHR/EGLL) when it is running on "westerly" operations (i.e. landing to the west).
It is a small cul-de-sac with no parking available and no real facilities to speak of. But the plane views are stellar.
Other Nearby Sites
South Yorkshire Aircraft Museum
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Sywell Aviation Museum
Imperial War Museum London
Props, jets, and even a rocket on display. For more than a century aviation has played a role in...
A tower dedicated to those who lost their lives in World War I and World War II. It includes...
Reg Day Memorial Museum
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Gatwick Aviation Museum
Lashenden Air Warfare Museum
Cold War Jets Collection
Bournemouth Aviation Museum
FONFA â€“ New Forest Airfields Education Centre
A history of 12 airfields including Stoney Cross, Lymington, Ibsley, Hurn, Holmsley,...
Fleet Air Arm Museum
The Helicopter Museum
East Essex Aviation Museum
Newark Air Museum
100th Bomb Group Memorial
The 100th Bomb Group Memorial Museum, sited in the original control tower of RAF Thorpe Abbotts...
Shoreham Aircraft Museum
MusÃ©e Aut 1944
Glenn Miller Museum & Twinwood Aviation Museum
Twinwood Aviation Museum covering the two World Wars, with displays focusing on several engines...
The Iron Curtain Museum
Battle of Britain Memorial
Jet Age Museum
RAF Doncaster Memorial
A small memorial lakeside, dedicated to the memory of those who served out of the Doncaster Royal...
Sentinel Sculpture (Spitfire Memorial)
Sentinel is a 16-metre-high (52 ft) sculpture by Tim Tolkien, installed upon Spitfire Island, a...
Biggin Hill Heritage Hangar
Midland Air Museum
Thameside Aviation Museum
Bentwaters Cold War Museum
Gliding Heritage Centre
Imperial War Museum Duxford
Avro Heritage Museum
The Avro Heritage Museum preserves the legacy of Alliott Verdon-Roe and his company A.V. Roe...
Battle of Britain Memorial Flight
The mission of the RAF BBMF is to maintain the priceless artefacts of national heritage in...
Museum of Berkshire Aviation
Just off the end of 27L, this is one of the best places to capture planes arriving at Heathrow...
Museum of Army Flying
Eastchurch Aviation Museum
The Eastchurch Aviation Museum represents the rich history of aviation on the Isle of Sheppey.
The Dome at the now disused airfield at RAF Langham in North Norfolk is one of the last few...