A340 @eham

Welcome


The usual happened: yesterday I saw there was a special departing from Schiphol tomorrow, so I launched preparations to go spot it. This time it was an Airbus A340-300, quite a rare plane at Schiphol nowadays.

Camera Equipment

Canon Eos 2000d + Tamron AF70-300mm f/4-5.6

Enjoy the photos!


Flight Information

Aircraft: Airbus A340-313
Airline: Swiss
Registration: HB-JMH
Serial number: 0585
Flight number: LX725
Aircraft Age: 17 years, February 2004


What was your favourite picture?
  • #1 Tower in background
  • #2 face to face
  • #3 runway lineup

0 voters

Rate these photos
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
  • 6
  • 7
  • 8
  • 9
  • 10

0 voters


Thanks for visiting!
Rian

44 Likes

Yes, the legendary hairdryer plane
Great shots!

1 Like

Fantastic shots!

1 Like

Cool shots!

1 Like

Some cool pictures :)

1 Like

Haha yeah. Thanks!


Thanks a million guys!

1 Like

How have I missed this?! Fantastic pictures of one of the nowadays rare but very cool A340s, looking especially great in the SWISS livery :)

Thanks for sharing!

1 Like

No big deal bruv😂

Thanks a lot Julian!

1 Like

I forgot the true beauty of this aircraft.

1 Like

I don’t get that

1 Like

What a beautiful plane😍

1 Like

The reason why the A343 is called a hairdryer is because the pylon attached to the engine makes the whole structure look like a hairdryer. It’s a well known nickname for the A340-300

1 Like

Ahhh, ok, now I get it

1 Like

How could you🤭


I’m not entirely sure where it came from either, all I know is that people call the A340-300 that.
Edit: see @IF_International’s post


I agree! Thanks for viewing!

What a beauty! 😍

1 Like

Love a340’s

3 Likes

I’m not really a fan of the -600
-400 I think is meh.
Love the -500

Pls don’t kill me guys