LAX(KLAX)-Los Angeles Planespotting Guide

On this page we provide some information for plane spotting in Los Angeles (LAX/KLAX). All the information is for private use only and all data is without guarantee, expect changes (e.g. construction areas, legal restriction changes, etc.). We try our best to update these information as soon as possible but we hope you will understand that we can not guarantee the correctness of the information provided on this page.

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Airport Information

Runway Usage

Terminals

Spotting Information

 

Map

Spot 1 - detailed information

LOCATION OVERVIEW

 

 

 

TIME whole day in winter, in summer before noon until afternoon

MISCELLANEOUS good for all movements on the southern runways, very good for departures, landing airplanes could be far away and heat distortion can be a problem.

FOCUS LENGTH 100-400mm

PARKING parking is available at this spot

LADDER not required, park benches are also available

SAMPLE PICTURES

Spot 2 - detailed information

LOCATION OVERVIEW

 

TIME whole day in winter, in summer before noon until afternoon

MISCELLANEOUS good for arrivals on the southern runways, the location is part of the “Proud Bird Restaurant”

FOCUS LENGTH 70-300mm

PARKING parking is available at this spot

LADDER not required

SAMPLE PICTURES

Spot 3 - detailed information

LOCATION OVERVIEW

 

TIME good location for nightshots

MISCELLANEOUS some parking stands are visible from this location

FOCUS LENGTH 24-300mm

PARKING parking is available at this spot, fees may apply (offical parking garage)

LADDER not required

SAMPLE PICTURES

Spot 4 - detailed information

LOCATION OVERVIEW

 

 

 

TIME whole day in winter, in summer before noon until afternoon

MISCELLANEOUS walk from Spot 5 along the road to this location

FOCUS LENGTH 70-300mm

PARKING parking at Spot 5 possible

LADDER not required

SAMPLE PICTURES