Ady Dolan (@adydolan )

Ady Dolan

Bio Air Traffic Controller at London Heathrow......... View is my own. And what a view it is.
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Account created 24-11-2011 22:21:30
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iPhone : #MCOsocks It’s gotta be the MCO Tower. Heathrow Airport - we need these. Maybe even a whole range of undergarments for the discerning airport worker.…

iPhone : For those of us wishing to see the footage from the outside, here it is.

Enjoy some 727 madness! 🤩…

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iPhone : “Make one right hand orbit in your present position...” 😳…

iPhone : Tim Byatt Jon L Correct Tim. Officially she was positioned overhead for better spacing behind the other two aircraft. Nothing at all to do with the guys at West Drayton LATCC (then just north of LHR) wanting to get a glimpse of her going over the top....

iPhone : Just landed at BCN. Note the green ‘grass area’. An airfield inspector once told me that airports paint these areas green or with hatched markings in order to pay less rent on that area of land, as it isn’t declared a useable piece of taxiway. Can anyone corroborate?

iPhone : The easyJet passengers boarding for #Alicante got an excellent view of the Vulcan yesterday during its taxi and runway engine runs! #Vulcan #Southend #Airport #AvGeek #History #ColdWar #aviation #Aircraft #officegoals #SENATC

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iPhone : The #fog has rolled in Heathrow Airport #avgeek #timelapse

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iPhone : Follow a flight from Heathrow to Manchester in this handy visualisation from NATS (some of you will notice that the frequencies and a few other bits aren’t quite perfect, but it’s a decent visualisation of how we handle the different aspects of a flight)…

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iPhone : Pleased to hear that there were no injuries. As we enter the Winter Ops period here in the UK, runway surface conditions are always a major focus for airport and aircraft safety.…

iPhone : Every Armistice Day and Remembrance Sunday, air traffic controllers across the country play their part in the national commemoration by ensuring the two minutes of silence is as complete as possible >>…

iPhone : Can you believe it's been 16 years since Concorde's final commercial flight? Check out this previous blog written by controller, Ady, who shared his memories of Concorde whilst controlling at Heathrow: