Spotting at KSBA Thread

Hello everyone!
Today went to Santa Barbara airport to do some spotting, and I got some pretty nice pictures! KSBA is located in Goleta, California and is a class Charlie airport. In KSBA, we have a variety of of planes consisting of Airliners, General Aviation, and Private Aircraft. Enjoy the photos!


Here is the control tower for Santa Barbara.

This Skywest Crj-200 (N947SW) was operating for Alaska Airlines on a flight to Portland.
Here is a United Express Crj-200 (N937SW) An ex-Skywest aircraft.
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United 737-800 (N33284) headed to San Francisco.
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FedEx Atr parked at the cargo stand going to head off to Ontario sometime tomorrow.imageimage
This is a blue Cessna Citation landing. (N746PC)
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Dessault Falcon taking off. (N311BP)
One of the many Cessna 172s doing patterns today (N105TL)
Here is a King Air landing on 25.
This is Cessna 172 doing pattern work on 15. (N9897Q)
Thank you so much for stopping by to see my photos!
It would help a lot if you checked out my aviation Instagram!
https://www.instagram.com/coles_aviation_adventures/
Have an awesome day!

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Great photos, Cole! What camera/lens do you use?

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Another one close to home! Absolutely awesome photos, and I hope to see you around KSBA someday!

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Second to last picture is a king Air for clarification.

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Nice pictures Cole! Love the CRJs

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Thanks Ryan, I use the Panasonic LUMIX!

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Cool! What mm lens? I use 75-300.

Nice! It’ll be cool to meet up with some people from the community. Thanks Arjun!

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The lens goes to 900 millimeters.

Whoa! Lucky! Have fun!

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Thank you Chris! I’m glad you all like the photos!

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That dessault falcon though- looks sim epic and remind me of the tri engine jets

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Great pictures! So close that you can see the pilots!

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Great Photos! Like the United 737-900 and the CRJ 200.

I edited some of your photos! Hope you like them!

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Went to Santa Barbara, CA a few times,

wished I decided to stop by the airport. Great little city next to the beach.

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Ironically heard on freq. and saw that same exact Citation Excel fly over us today as it was inbound to KMHR. Quite the coincidence, but nice photos!

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Beautiful pictures (:-:)

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Great photos, I have to get into spotting one day :)

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That looks awesome, thanks!

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Thanks Chris! That is crazy, it must have been a grand tour haha.