Flying To The UEFA Euros Across Germany (Thread)

FLIGHT #19 - Netherlands vs Austria - Olympiastadion in Berlin

Flight nineteen. We’re on good ole Air Berlin headed from Düsseldorf to Berlin! I decided to do a special over Berlins two older airports, one of which was the main base of operations for Air Berlin!

Game: Netherlands vs Austria
City: Olympiastadion (Berlin)
Airline: Air Berlin
Aircraft: Airbus A319
Route: EDDL-EDDB


Da plane


Air Berlin tail always looked great!


At cruise


On approach to Berlin. But first a quick flyover of the old Berlin Tegel


And also Berlin Tempelhof


Plane spotting shot:


At the gate! With a Lufthansa A330


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FLIGHT #20 - Denmark vs Serbia - Allianz Arena in Munich

Flight twenty will be next. Onboard a Lufthansa Regional CRJ-900. Also I’m honor of flying around Germany. The captions for this post will be in German!

Game: Denmark vs Serbia
City: Munich (Allianz Arena)
Airline: Lufthansa
Aircraft: Bombardier CRJ-900
Route: EDDB-RDDM


Hier ist unser Flugzeug!


Abheben


Blick auf die Heckflosse


Landung im Dunkeln


Willkommen in München!


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FLIGHT #21 - Ukraine vs Belgium - MPHArena in Stuttgart

Flight twenty one on deck. We’re still flying Lufthansa but headed to a new city today! Stuttgart!

Game: UKR vs BEL
City: Stuttgart (MPHArena)
Airline: Lufthansa
Aircraft: Embraer E190
Route: EDDM-EDDS


“Cleared for takeoff, Lufthansa 2144”


In a bit Munich!


Our view for the extremely short flight to Stuttgart


Off into the sun!


Landing


Welcome to Stuttgart for the first time this trip!


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FLIGHT #22 - Czech Republic vs Turkey - Volksparkstadion in Hamburg

Flight twenty two will be next. This is the final group stage game on yet another Eurowings A319.

Game: CZE vs TUR
City: Hamburg (Volksparkstadion)
Airline: Eurowings
Aircraft: Airbus A319
Route: EDDS-EDDH


Takeoff from the lights!


Sunshine ahead


Looks like we’re in Antarctica 🇦🇶


Into the fog


In Hamburg again!


Flight 22 finished. This was the final flight of the group stage. The next posts and flights will all be knock-out rounds! Let me know if you want to join other flights or be added to the ping list.

FLIGHT #23 - Switzerland vs Italy - Olympiastadion in Berlin

Flight fourteen is up next. We’re headed back to Copenhagen on SAS and a new airline for the trip, Norwegian!

Game: SUI vs ITA
City: Olympiastadion (Berlin)
Airline: SAS & Norwegian
Aircraft: CRJ-900 & B737-800
Route: EDDH-EKCH-EDDK


Boarding from a remote gate today


We’re up! Over the Baltic Sea now I believe


Over Sweden for just a minute 🇸🇪


One plane landing. One plane leaving.


That shadow tho


Quick layover! Now up up and away with Norwegian


Goodbye sun


Very dark now :0


Landing


Back in Berlin!


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FLIGHT #24- England vs Slovakia - Veltins Arena in Gelsenkirchen

Flight twenty four will be next. Once again back on Eurowings to Cologne for a great game in Gelsenkirchen

Game: ENG vs SLV
City: Veltins Arena (Gelsenkirchen)
Airline: Eurowings
Aircraft: Airbus A319
Route: EDDB-EDDK


Our plane


See ya later Berlin!


Sitting in the exit row tonight


Low key kinda sick of flying this livery


Touchdown in Cologne!


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FLIGHT #25 - France vs Belgium - Merker Spiel Arena in Düsseldorf

Flight twenty five next. We’re flying on Lufthansa and another old German airline, Deutsche BA! Deutsche BA was subsidiary of British Airways that operated in Germany and other parts of Europe. They were bought by Air Berlin in 2006 and ended folding back in to them in 2008.

Game: FRA vs BEL
City: Düsseldorf (Merker Spiel Arena)
Airline: Deutsche BA & Lufthansa
Aircraft: Bombardier CRJ-700 & Embraer E190
Route: EDDK-EDDC-EDDF


We’re using a British Airways CRJ7 since DB Airlines isn’t in the game


Takeoff!


Headed to a new airport today! Dresden.


Sunset over Germany! Never gets old!


Touchdown!


Moving over to Lufthansa


Turing towards Frankfurt


One of the many iconic tails


Welcome to Frankfurt!


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FLIGHT #26 - Romania vs Netherlands - Allianz Arena in Munich

Flight twenty six next up. We’re on Lufthansa Regional today flying a classic route from Frankfurt to Munich

Game: ROM vs NED
City: Munich (Allianz Arena)
Airline: Lufthansa
Aircraft: Bombardier CRJ-900
Route: EDDF-EDDM


Sitting with the big boys tonight


Two airlines that joined the Star Alliance group and major members too!


See ya later Frankfurt!


Orange clouds look so great!


Into Munich we go!


Another giant at MUC. This time a Lufthansa A380!


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FLIGHT #28 - Spain vs Germany - MHPArena in Stuttgart

Flight twenty eight is now. The first flight of the quarterfinals! We’re taking a generic B767 operated by cargo airline Maersk Air! Glad to hitch a ride in the jump seat in this one!

Game: Spain vs Germany
City: MHPArena (Stuttgart)
Airline: Maersk Air
Aircraft: Boeing 767F
Route: EDDP-EDDS


Totally not taking a passenger jet disguised as a cargo plane…


Maybe one day we’ll get a 767 Rework. The livery possibilities would be endless!


Descending


On final to Stuttgart


At the gate. Ready for a great match.


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FLIGHT #29 - Portugal vs France - Volksparkstadion in Hamburg

Flight twenty nine on deck. Back on Eurowings this time to Hamburg!

Game: FRA vs POR
City: Hamburg (Volksparkstadion)
Airline: Eurowings
Aircraft: Airbus A319
Route: EDDS-EDDH


Sunset over Stuttgart


Last time we’ll be in Stuttgart. It’s been real :(


I’m my opinion, the Eurowings livery looks the best on the A319


Tail shot 📸


Windy landing lol


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FLIGHT #30 - England vs Switzerland - Merkur Spiel Arena in Düsseldorf

Flight thirty will be next. Flying Eurowings operated on an Air Baltic A220 to Düsseldorf from Hamburg

Game: ENG vs SUI
City: Düsseldorf (Merkur Spiel Arena)
Airline: Air Baltic (Operated for Eurowings)
Aircraft: Airbus A220-300
Route: EDDL-EDDH


Cloudy evening tonight


Holding short for an A380 landing 🤔


Up up and away!


Above da cloud ☁️


Gorgeous sunset as always


Landing view from the train station


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FLIGHT #31 - Netherlands vs Turkey - Olympiastadion in Berlin

Flight thirty one. Our final time on Air Berlin headed between their former hubs between Düsseldorf and Berlin.

Game: NED vs TUR
City: Berlin (Olympiastadion)
Airline: Air Berlin
Aircraft: Airbus A319
Route: EDDL-EDDB


Boarding from a remote gate today


Last time in Düsseldorf. It’s been great


Don’t think I used the Air Berlin livery that much until these last few weeks


And welcome to Berlin!


Off to the match now! We’re taking Lufthansa for the rest of the tournament from here on out!


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FLIGHT #32 - Spain vs France - Allianz Arena in Munich

Flight thirty two on deck. It’s time to head off to the semi finals. It will be with Lufthansa from here on out for the remaining flights!

Game: ESP vs FRA
City: Munich (Allianz Arena)
Airline: Lufthansa
Aircraft: Airbus A321
Route: EDDB-EDDM


Flying the day before for this one!


Bye bye Berlin


Foggy down below 😶‍🌫️


We’re down!


And at the gate


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FLIGHT #33 - England vs Netherlands - Signal Iduna Park in Dortmund

Flight thirty three is next up. We’re off to Dortmund for the second to last game of the Euros!

Game: ENG vs NED
City: Dortmund (Signal Iduna Park)
Airline: Lufthansa
Aircraft: Embraer E190
Route: EDDM-EDLW


Sunset takeoff 🔥


I’ll miss these flights over Germany


Had to take the long way into Dortmund today


On final


Welcome to Dortmund!!


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