Plane Spotting Tools/Equipment

When out plane spotting at various airports, there are a number of different tools and bits of equipment that I use. Please see below for further information on the equipment that I use.

Camera Equipment

  • Nikon D5600 DSLR With 18-55mm Kit Lense
  • Nikon Nikkor 18-300mm Lense
  • Sigma 100-400mm Lense
  • Vello BG-N16 2 Battery Grip
  • Neewer 177cm Tripod/Monopod
  • Amazon Basics Large DSLR Case


  • Flight Radar 24 – Gold Package
  • Flight Aware
  • Planebase
  • Spotting Log
  • Butel ARC125 – Scanner Programming


  • Uniden UBC125XLT Scanner
  • Radioworld R-881 Super Gainer Hand Held Antenna
  • Olympus 10×50 Binoculars
  • Kroser 17.3 Inch XL Heavy Duty Laptop Backpack
  • MPOW Bluetooth Transmitter
  • Anker Soundcore Bluetooth Earphones