Live Aviation Streaming at UK Airports

Your guide to live aviation channels on YouTube based at UK airports

Brought to you courtesy of Planecaster, bringing you weekly live streams from Bristol Airport!

No time to plane spot in person? No problem - the following amazing YouTube channels bring you regular live streams from a variety of UK airports and beyond.

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Our Featured Channels

✈ Aviation Hunters

Aviation Hunters was created for Aviation Fans and features... Plane spotting videos of airports across the UK, live streams, visits to Air Shows / air events across the UK and recorded and live streams internationally.

✈ Macc Aviation

A friendly community and great quality 4K streaming from Arek whose home airport is Manchester. Arek frequently travels around and often visits other airports to mix it up a bit.

✈ Plane Sailing Aviation

Formed in 2022 for live plane spotting streaming and general aviation action from Newcastle International Airport and Edinburgh Airport. The channel aims to upload regularly and aim to bring you a variety of aircraft types, airlines and movements such as approach, landings, take-offs and ground operations.

✈ Think Planes

Join Lizz and Simon for brilliant chat, company and of course world-class aviation coverage from Manchester Airport. You'll always be made to feel welcome here and there's a great chat community backing up the on-screen action.

✈ Planecaster

One of the UK's newest channels - broadcasting primarily from Bristol Airport in the South West of the UK with at least 1 stream a week, you'll see lots of Airbus A319, A320, A321 and Boeing 737-800/737 Max models. Easyjet and Ryanair dominate this airport but you'll also see action from Jet2, Tui, KLM, Swissair, Aer Lingus and more.

Other UK Aviation Streamers To Check Out...

Airliners Live
Airliners Live specialises in 4K live content, with LIVE shows every week from Manchester Airport to viewers all around the world. They also produce stunning feature films, high res images and prints.
SDTV
Join the experienced SDTV crew for regular live streams from London & South East airports including London City, Gatwick, Heathrow and Stansted. Great quality streams with a friendly chat community.
Simon Lowe Aviation
Simon brings you regular high-quality multi-camera live streams from Manchester airport and his videos have been broadcast on media outlets around the world.
Big Jet TV
One of the original UK aviation streamers, join Jerry Dyer for his unique brand of live aviation streaming from London Heathrow plus European and Worldwide destinations at least once a month. Chances are you've seen some of Big Jet TV's astounding winter storm coverage with major news channels and even an airport documentary featuring the channel.
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What is Aviation Streaming?

With hundreds of streams weekly watched by hundreds of thousands of viewers, live streaming from airports is an increasingly popular genre of entertainment on YouTube.

Aviation enthusiasts are able to watch take-offs and landings from their favourite airport without even leaving the house and as the famous UK weather takes a turn for the worse, many tune in to be amazed by the incredible skills of pilots as they battle strong winds, rain and hail to safely deliver passengers to their destination.

Watching live aviation streams is great for those who are nervous of flying. Seeing the normality of daily operations and regularity of safe take-offs and landings helps to provide confidence to those who find flying difficult or stressful.

The amazing channels we link to above offer live streams from many UK airports...

  • Bristol Airport (BRS)
  • London Heathrow Airport (LHR)
  • London Gatwick Airport (LGW)
  • London Stansted Airport (STN)
  • London Southend Airport (SEN)
  • London City Airport (LCY)
  • Birmingham Airport (BHX)
  • Manchester Airport (MAN)
  • Newcastle Airport (NCL)
  • Glasgow Airport (GLA)
  • Edinburgh Airport (EDI)