21 Epic Airplane Cockpit Photographs Taken by a BA Pilot. The Last One is Terrifying!

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Airplane Cockpit Photograph BA Pilot Julian HallMeet Captain Julian Hall, the British Airways pilot who tweets some of the most stunning photographs from inside the cockpit, 35,000 ft in the sky. 

With over 10 years experience flying to and from cities like Las Vegas, Barcelona and London he has captured some seriously awe-inspiring shots including storms, cloud formations, impressive city- and landscapes, and even an airplane selfie!

We’ve put together a selection of our favourite shots. Expect lightning, glaciers, rainbows and a stunningly beautiful view of London. 

21. The sun rising over the Thames Estuary

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20. The view over Las Vegas

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19. Is it a bird? Is it a plane? No, it’s a cloud bunny!

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18. Manoeuvring around a storm over Barcelona

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17. A busy runway in New York

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16. Let there be light..

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15. Table Mountain, Cape Town

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14. Lined up and coming into land at Heathrow

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13. Lightning strikes

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12. Beautiful skyline above the clouds

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11. Flying over the Pyrenees

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10. Sunrise over Newfoundland

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9. Northern Lights

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8. Downtown San Francisco

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7. Rainbow over Las Vegas

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6. Airplane Selfie!

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5. New York City sunset

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4. Looking over the City of London

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3. View from inside the cockpit

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2. Glaciers in Greenland

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1. A lightning phenomenon called St. Elmo’s Fire… imagine seeing this on a flight!

Lightning from the cockpit

If you think you have some amazing plane window snaps like these tweet @theflashpack with the hashtag #planescapes and we will share them with thousands of our social media followers! Make sure you follow Julian too @TigerJools


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