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366 viewsAirline: Rust's Flying ServiceType: Dehavilland DHC-2 BeaverRegistration: N4444ZAirport: Lake HoodCity: AnchorageState: AlaskaCountry: USADate Taken: May 8, 2010Rusts began operations in 1963 and has continuously grown its fleet. Today Rusts and K2 Aviation are based at Lake Hood and Talkeetna, Alaska. The 2 airlines operate passenger and cargo flights around the region as well as a number of sightseeing services.May 27, 2010
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376 viewsAirline: Everts Air CargoType: Douglas DC-6Registration: N9056RAirport: ANCCity: AnchorageState: AlaskaCountry: USADate Taken: May 8, 2010In 1956 this DC-6 flew for Canadian Pacific airlines and later became an airtanker, fitted with a large belly tank to drop fire retardent or "slury" on forest fires. It flew as a tanker for Securite Civile in France who flew several DC-6's and now fly mostly CL-215's. Later moving on to Conair,a Canadian forestry airtanker service, in 1988 for fires throughout the Providences before being purchased by Everts in 2000 as Conair has mostly transitioned to Convair 580 turboprop tankers.May 27, 2010
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369 viewsAirline: Everts Air CargoType: EMB-120 BrasiliaRegistration: N1110JAirport: ANCCity: AnchorageState: AlaskaCountry: USADate Taken: May 8, 2010Built in 1988 her previous owners were Delta's Connection Comair and Skywest airlines before being converted to a freighter in 2004 for Everts.May 27, 2010
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396 viewsAirline: Everts Air CargoType: Curtiss C-46 CommandoRegistration: N54514Airport: ANCCity: AnchorageState: AlaskaCountry: USADate Taken: May 8, 2010Everts has several C-46's and two are in full colors. "Maid in Japan" is currently based in Anchorage amd "Dumbo" in Fairbanks.May 27, 2010
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350 viewsAirline: Asiana CargoType: Boeing 747Registration: HL7413Airport: ANCCity: AnchorageState: AlaskaCountry: USADate Taken: May 9, 2010Famous green lamp marker near end of runway on Point Woronzof Road on the airport perimeter.May 27, 2010
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391 viewsAirline: John ReffettType: C-119 Flying BoxcarRegistration: N1394N, N8501WAirport: PAQCity: PalmerState: AlaskaCountry: USADate Taken: May 9, 2010To learn more about these aircraft go to www.flyingboxcar.comMay 27, 2010
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354 viewsAirline: Bush Air CargoType: Douglas DC-3Registration: N50CMAirport: PAQCity: PalmerState: AlaskaCountry: USADate Taken: May 9, 2010Previously flown as Woods Air Cargo, this DC-3 has kept the same paint scheme and only the first name is different. Palmer has several DC-3's still in service.May 27, 2010
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353 viewsAirline: Majestic AirlinesType: Douglas DC-3Registration: N305SFAirport: PAQCity: PalmerState: AlaskaCountry: USADate Taken: May 9, 2010Originally delivered to the USAAF in 1943 she served in North Africa and also participated in the D-Day efforts. She arrived in Alaska in 1996 for to work for Majestic Airlines. Following the death of the owner in 2001 the aircraft was sold, but for whatever reason is still in a stored condition at Palmer.
May 27, 2010
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351 viewsAirline: Northern Air CargoType: Boeing 737-200Registration: N322DLAirport: ANCCity: AnchorageState: AlaskaCountry: USADate Taken: May 9, 2010Flying strictly cargo with the original Delta airlines 1984 delivery registration. Northern Air once flew the largest DC-6 fleet in the world up until their removal in 2008 and now just a fleet of three 737-200's and a sole ATR-42 comprise the fleet. Aquired in April 2006 by NAC.May 27, 2010
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352 viewsAirline: Era AlaskaType: Beech 1900CRegistration: N404GVAirport: PAQCity: PalmerState: AlaskaCountry: USADate Taken: May 9, 2010Sporting an attractive livery is this Era Beechcraft just removed from the hangar of Hageland Aviation Services at Palmer.May 27, 2010
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415 viewsAirline: Southern Air TransportType: Boeing 747-200FRegistration: N708SAAirport: ANCCity: AnchorageState: AlaskaCountry: USADate Taken: May 9, 2010Previous registrations were HL7408 and HL7476 with Korean Air Lines. Southern Air Transport aquired this 747 in 2008 and she is in the airline's brand new paint scheme.May 27, 2010
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371 viewsAirline: Great Wall airlinesType: Boeing 747-400Registration: B-2430Airport: ANCCity: AnchorageState: AlaskaCountry: USADate Taken: May 9, 2010Great Wall has two 747 freighters. This one aquired from Singapore airlines 9V-SMT in 2007.May 27, 2010
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414 viewsAirline: Everts Air CargoType: Douglas DC-6Registration: N151Airport: ANCCity: AnchorageState: AlaskaCountry: USADate Taken: May 10, 2010Great angle of N151 as she banks slightly right with crosswinds as she departs Anchorage. Strangely enough the same registration was worn by another DC-6 as N151 but was written off while landing on a gravel strip in Alaska in minus 35 degree temperatures.May 25, 2010
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404 viewsAirline: Korean Air CargoType: Boeing 747-400Registration: HL7483Airport: ANCCity: AnchorageState: AlaskaCountry: USADate Taken: May 8, 2010Converted exactly two years ago to a freighter from KAL's previous passenger configuration.May 24, 2010
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374 viewsAirline: Everts Air CargoType: Douglas DC-6Registration: N151Airport: ANCCity: AnchorageState: AlaskaCountry: USADate Taken: May 8, 2010Telephoto shot showing a DC-6 taxiing out from the Everts ramp with downtown Anchorage and the Chugach mountain range in the background.May 24, 2010
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375 viewsAirline: Trans NorthernType: Douglas C-117Registration: N29TNAirport: ANCCity: AnchorageState: AlaskaCountry: USADate Taken: May 8, 2010Looks to be in perfect condition except for missing props. Hope to see this one flying soon. Currently the sister Super DC-3 N32TN sitting next to N29TN is the currently operational cargo hauler.May 24, 2010
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398 viewsAirline: Rainbow River Lodge LLCType: Dehavilland DHC-2 BeaverRegistration: N121AKAirport: Lake HoodCity: AnchorageState: AlaskaCountry: USADate Taken: May 8, 2010Manufactured in 1951 and still going with the dependable Pratt & Whitney R-985 engine that makes them sound so good. May 24, 2010
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436 viewsAirline: Northern Air CargoType: Boeing 737-200Registration: N320DLAirport: ANCCity: AnchorageState: AlaskaCountry: USADate Taken: May 8, 2010Flying strictly cargo with the original Delta airlines 1984 delivery registration. Northern Air once flew the largest DC-6 fleet in the world up until their removal in 2008 and now just a fleet of three 737-200's and a sole ATR-42 comprise the fleet. Northern Air Cargo, established in 1956, is currently a wholly owned subsidiary of Saltchuk Resource Corporation. The Northern Air Cargo family of companies offer scheduled and charter cargo services throughout Alaska and North America as well as aircraft maintenance and ground handling services.
May 24, 2010
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368 viewsAirline: Bahr Aero LLCType: Dehavilland DHC-3TRegistration: N362TTAirport: Lake HoodCity: AnchorageState: AlaskaCountry: USADate Taken: May 8, 2010For sale at just under 1.3 million dollars is this Beaver turboprop conversion.May 24, 2010
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392 viewsAirline: Pen AirType: Saab 340Registration: N365PXAirport: ANCCity: AnchorageState: AlaskaCountry: USADate Taken: May 8, 2010Still wearing the original 1991 delivery registration when it was used by Northwest Express and Mesaba airlines.May 24, 2010
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353 viewsAirline: Alaska AirlinesType: Boeing 737-800Registration: N568ASAirport: FAICity: FairbanksState: AlaskaCountry: USADate Taken: May 14, 2010Alaska Airlines launched daily service between Sacramento and Kahului, Maui on March 26, 2010. To mark the occasion, passengers boarded the "Follow Apolo to Hawaii" plane, a specially-themed Boeing 737 highlighting the opportunity to enter for a chance to win a Maui vacation for two with the celebrated short-track speed skater.

May 24, 2010
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383 viewsAirline: Alaska Air TaxiType: Shorts SkyvanRegistration: N731EAirport: Lake HoodCity: AnchorageState: AlaskaCountry: USADate Taken: May 8, 2010One of the very few aircraft not able to use the lake is this fixed gear Skyvan which will taxi out and use the short airstrip next to the lake. May 24, 2010
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410 viewsAirline: Sportsmans Leasing LLC.Type: DeHavilland DHC-2 BeaverRegistration: N996SPAirport: Lake HoodCity: AnchorageState: AlaskaCountry: USADate Taken: May 8, 2010After a full day of shooting Anchorage International transport aircraft I wandered over to shoot some evening shots at the world's biggest float plane base, Lake Hood.May 24, 2010
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420 viewsAirline: Everts Air CargoType: Douglas DC-6Registration: N6174CAirport: ANCCity: AnchorageState: AlaskaCountry: USADate Taken: May 11, 2010This DC-6 once flew with Northern Air Cargo who used the type aircraft for 39 years before retiring them on September 26, 2008. This aircraft flew their last revenue flight. Now she continues her ply into the future with Everts Air Cargo aptly named "Good Grief"
May 23, 2010
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409 viewsAirline: Everts Air CargoType: Douglas DC-6Registration: N6174CAirport: ANCCity: AnchorageState: AlaskaCountry: USADate Taken: May 8, 2010Good weather and a nice DC-6 takeoff, what else could I ask for? Highlight of a beautiful day in the last frontier. This DC-6 named "Good Grief" was aquired from Northern Air Cargo and is the only Everts with the white upper fuselage and a white tail which is what NAC used. I call it a hybrid scheme.May 23, 2010
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