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Aharon

Salmom Fish Commuting Flight

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Shalom and greetings all my pals,

Here is typical early morning freezing winter commuting flight from PAOT Ralph Wien Memorial Airport located one nautical mile south of the central business district of Kotzebue in the Northwest Arctic Borough of the U.S. state of Alaska to PANC Ted Stevens Anchorage International Airport located 4 nautical miles southwest of downtown Anchorage.

Fully boarded and fully loaded ready for pushback
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Being pushed back by airport tractor in freezing weather

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Holding short of runway 26 waiting for clearance for back tracking and take off

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Clearance granted for backtrack and take off as the plane enters into runway 26

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Taxiing toward to beginning of runway 26 for backtracking

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Holding position on runway 26 to give engines chance to spool for few seconds due to freezing weather before starting take off

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Airborne on climb to FL330 with background view of frozen waters of Kotzebue Sound

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Making 180 degree turn toward east on way to PANC

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Entering through clouds

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180 degree turn is completed and now continue the climb to FL330 toward PANC

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Nice wing view

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Still climbing to FL330

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Wow view of MOON and SUN in same cockpit window!!

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Making zig zag turns to allow passengers on right and left sides to enjoy the sunrise view!!

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More gorgeous wing views!!!

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Cruising at FL330 with background view of colorful sky

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Intercepting GAL above PAGA Edward G. Pitka Sr. Airport located in city of Galena where this airport used during the Cold War to be major interceptor base for F-102 Delta Dagger aircrafts patrolling the western areas of Alaska

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Because of regulations of the forums not allowing more than 20 screenshots per post, please be kind enough to go to this link to view rest of gorgeous flight.

 

Here is the link: http://vatil.org.il/forum/index.php/topic/41955-salmon-fish-commuting-flight/

Thank you for viewing!!  Stay tuned for next exciting flight!!

Regards,

Aharon

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Stunning shots! I love this livery... My favorite!

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As always, stunning shots Aharon. It's always a pleasure to view them!

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Thanks all for kind words!!! :)

 

Regards,

 

Aharon

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