Viewing Area Guide: Brussels Airport

Brussels Airport receives a rich variety of passenger, cargo, military and executive aircraft and now there are two viewing areas that offer excellent views and photographic opportunities, as Spencer Bennett describes.

AIRPORT: BRUSSELS AIRPORT

OPENING TIMES FOR BOTH VIEWING AREAS: 24 HOURS

COST: FREE

TAP Air Portugal Airbus A321neo landing on runway 25L (shot at 83mm focal length).
There are three levels to the viewing structure which has excellent views of Runway 07R/25L.

As the largest and busiest airport in Belgium, Brussels handles in excess of 24m passengers a year and is also a major cargo hub. It is the home base for Brussels Airlines, TUI Belgium and the Belgian Defence – Air Component transport fleet.

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