Top 5 most amazing flightlapses

Traveling by plane can be impressive and make you dream. The flightlapse, or flying timelapse, is actually a timelapse made of images from the air. This can be from an airplane, from a hang glider, but also from many other means of transport.

When the timelapse is combined with the journey, the words are not enough to describe the images … then watch the videos …

5. 16 time zones in 83 seconds: from Tokyo to Frankfurt

Let’s take off again from Tokyo but this time with a Boeing 747 for an 83-second flight to “The City by the Bay”, San Francisco. The program includes a splendid blue sky with an immersion in the heart of the cloudy cumulonimbus and a blazing sunrise.

Ready for the fastest flight you’ve ever done?

Tokyo to San Francisco in 83 seconds! par Patrick Palazzolo

4. The ballet of planes landing at London Heathrow

Certainly the most fun, though not exactly a flightlapse, but rather an inverted flightlapse: a timelapse of planes landing at Heathrow airport from London ground. This ballet of planes looks like a real beehive with its little bees flying and dabbling sometimes in the air.

There is a lot of wind, isn’t it? 😜

London HEATHROW Approach Time-Lapse Boeing 747, 767, 777 par Cargospotter

3. From the A380, the largest carrier aircraft in the world

Who has not dreamed of flying thanks to this magnificent aircraft, as imposing as it is delicate with its wings inspired by birds? Do you want a trip from the cockpit of the biggest commercial plane in the world? Called flight lapse or cockpitlapse, this video offers us a unique Tokyo-Paris trip. Do you board with us?

As a bonus, some thunderclouds seen from the sky and a small tour in A320.

Flight Lapse | A320 & 380 par High Pressure Aviation Films

2. The Milky Way from Zurich to Sao Paulo

For sure our favorite flightlapse of this ranking and still the head in the stars … Rendez-vous with the Milky Way in a time lapse film from Zurich to Sao Paulo : sweet escape guaranteed! When the beauty of the universe is combined with the magic of a flight by plane … Better than words, we offer images and video for emotions …

Time-Lapse from a plane cabin – Flying the night par Fit on Fit

1. Flying from the ESA space station or the Earth as you’ve never seen it

Surely one of the most beautiful and unique timelapses you will have the opportunity to see: that of the Earth from the ESA space station. The ozone layer appears in the colors of the Northern Lights where the lights of the cities are mixed, punctuated by the deep blue of the oceans and the sharp white clouds … An incredible flight time lapse for 2 months with the stars in the background. Admittedly, it is not really a plane, but the term flight lapse remains adapted, especially since space 🙂

4K Timelapse – Earth from Space (March/April 2017) par Spaceflight101

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