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509 viewsAirline: BUTLER AVIATIONType: DC-7BRegistration: N838DAirport: MFRCity: MEDFORDState: OREGONCountry: USADate Taken: AUGUST 9, 2012About 45 minutes after takeoff tanker 60 returns to MFR for another load of retardant. The Barry point fire is located approximately 90 miles East of the tanker base.
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410 viewsAirline: NEPTUNE AVIATIONType: P2V-5FRegistration: N96264Airport: MFRCity: MEDFORDState: OREGONCountry: USADate Taken: AUGUST 9, 2012Second out of the loading pit tanker 12 taxis out at the Medford tanker base for the 90 mile trip to the Barry fire east of Klamath Falls, OR. The Klamath tanker base was closed approx. 4:30pm for runway improvements which added another 50 miles to the one way trips.
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394 viewsAirline: NEPTUNE AVIATIONType: N/ARegistration: N/AAirport: LMTCity: KLAMATH FALLSState: OREGONCountry: USADate Taken: AUGUST 8, 2012Neptune has a rather appropriately decorated maitenance trailer located here at LMT while both Tanker 12 and 40 are temporarily based.
N838D_8-09-12_MFR_last_departure_of_day.jpg
409 viewsAirline: Butler AviationType: DC-7BRegistration: N838DAirport: MFRCity: MedfordState: OregonCountry: USADate Taken: August 9, 2012Taxiing out to depart about 7:15pm as the sun begins to set behind the mountain range to the West this DC-7 will drop one last time before routing back to the base at Medford. Thanks for stopping by!
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416 viewsAirline: Everts Air FuelType: DC-6Registration: N451CEAirport: ENACity: KenaiState: AlaskaCountry: USADate Taken: May 5, 2011Everts bases a DC-6 and a C-46 in Kenai and they fly M-F usual 2 or 3 runs a day for each. Today the C-46 is down as the captain who is also rated on the EMB-120 is now in Fairbanks flying the Brasilia on a charter run. Good news is he will be back to fly the Curtiss Friday and I'll be there too.
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386 viewsAirline: Everts Air FuelType: Curtiss C-46FRegistration: N1822MAirport: ENACity: KenaiState: AlaskaCountry: USADate Taken: MAY 6, 2011"Ella" lets me grab her controls being more gentle than usual due to her great looks but ageing airframe. Thanks to the Evert's base operations manager who took this shot and put up with me for 2 days.
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375 viewsAirline: Avient cargoType: MD-11Registration: Z-BVTAirport: UIOCity: QuitoState: N/ACountry: EcuadorDate Taken: February 2011Avient has one MD-11 and three DC-10 aircraft and is based in Zimbabwe, Africa. This is definitely not an airline you will see operating to the United States. She does a Hong Kong schedule most often.
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380 viewsAirline: Allegiant AirType: MD-80Registration: N408NVAirport: LASCity: Las VegasState: NevadaCountry: USADate Taken: November 19, 2010A popular Vegas performing act is the "Blue Man Group". It is posibble to catch this bird here since there are about seventeen Allegiants based at LAS.
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384 viewsAirline: Canadian Warplane Heritage MuseumType: C-47Registration: C-GDAKAirport: SQICity: Rock FallsState: IllinoisCountry: USADate Taken: July 26, 2010Canadian Warplane Heritage Museum based at CYHM. One of the 27 Douglas DC-3's that showed up at Whiteside County airport in the middle of corn fields for the 75th anniversary DC-3 celebration called "The Last Time".
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368 viewsAirline: Ozark Airlines Museum, Inc.Type: DC-3Registration: N150DAirport: SQICity: Rock FallsState: IllinoisCountry: USADate Taken: July 26, 2010Owned by the Ozark Airlines Museum, Inc. and based at St. Charles County (SET) St. Charles, Missouri. One of the 27 Douglas DC-3's that showed up at Whiteside County airport in the middle of corn fields for the 75th anniversary DC-3 celebration called "The Last Time".

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394 viewsAirline: Valiant Air CommandType: DC-3Registration: N3239TAirport: SQICity: Rock FallsState: IllinoisCountry: USADate Taken: July 26, 2010One of the 27 Douglas DC-3's that showed up at Whiteside County airport in the middle of corn fields for the 75th anniversary DC-3 celebration called "The Last Time". This three is based at Space Coast Regional Airport (TIX)
Titusville, Florida.
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382 viewsAirline: Conair Type: General Dynamics Convair 580Registration: C-FKFAAirport: PAQCity: PalmerState: AlaskaCountry: USADate Taken: May 9, 2010Conair sold several DC-6's to Everts in Alaska and still has a few active alongside a fleet of Convair 580 turboprops. Conair is a Canadian based company and has a contract to base an aircraft at Palmer and Fort Wainwright, Alaska.
N4444Z_5-8-10_ANC.jpg
369 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.
N54514_5-8-10_ANC.jpg
399 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.
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413 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.
N9056R_ANC_landing_5-10-10.jpg
298 viewsAirline: Everts Air CargoType: Douglas DC-6Registration: N9056RAirport: ANCCity: AnchorageState: AlaskaCountry: USADate Taken: May 10, 2010Another pristine propliner lumbers into Anchorage. Now the largest DC-6 operator in the world with 10 active aircraft based in Alaska.
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362 viewsAirline: Everts Air CargoType: Douglas DC-6Registration: N/AAirport: ANCCity: AnchorageState: AlaskaCountry: USADate Taken: May 11, 2010Great aerial view of the Anchorage Everts Air ramp space showing the typical aircraft based there daily. One of the sixes is taxiing and will swing a 270 degree right turn and rest alongside the C-46 and Brasilia. On the Saturday and Monday I was there they conducted six flights a day with the DC-6's and the C-46 was scheduled for about twice a week on Tuesday and Thursday.
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313 viewsAirline: Ecuador air forceType: DC-3 C-47Registration: HC-AUTAirport: UIOCity: QuitoState: N/ACountry: EcuadorDate Taken: December 2009This C-47 is one of many ex. military transports present on base next to the Ecuadorian air force personnel base housing.
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348 viewsAirline: Lineas Aereas SuramericanasType: Boeing 727Registration: HK-4637Airport: UIOCity: QuitoState: N/ACountry: EcuadorDate Taken: December 2009Columbian freighter bound for a return to homebase in Bogota. This is LAS latest 727 aquired from Fedex previous registration N131FB.
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337 viewsAirline: Fuerza AĆ©rea EcuatorianaType: Douglas DC-6Registration: HC-AVH Airport: UIOCity: QuitoState: N/ACountry: EcuadorDate Taken: December 2009FAE44691 is one of many ex. military transports present on base next to the Ecuadorian air force personnel base housing. There is one other DC-6 in Quito which is part of a child playground fenced in at the Parque La Carolina about 6 miles from the airport.
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320 viewsAirline: Miami AirType: Boeing 737-800Registration: N734MAAirport: ATLCity: AtlantaState: GeorgiaCountry: USADate Taken: 11/19/09Operating worldwide passenger charter flights for diverse groups including cruise operators, professional sports teams and the United States military. It is based in Miami International Airport with a fleet of seven 737-800's and two 737-400's.
N838D_DC-7_RDM_2009.jpg
475 viewsAirline: Butler Type: DC-7BRegistration: N838DAirport: RDMCity: RedmondState: OregonCountry: USADate Taken: 2009Butler DC-7 taking off for an evening test flight on the verge of being called into the busy 2009 fire fighting season. She left for the Redding, California air tanker base the next day.
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390 viewsAirline: PAWA DominicanaType: Douglas DC-9Registration: N919RWAirport: OPFCity: Opa LockaState: FloridaCountry: USADate Taken: October 29, 2009Recently overhauled and awaiting activation for PAWA without engines and any registration. Aircraft flew for Northwest airlines and was put into storage in Mojave, California. Pan Am World Airways Dominicana is a Dominican airline based in Santo Domingo-Las Americas and already has 2 other DC-9's in service, HI-876 and HI-869. They also have another DC-9 N608NW in Miami awaiting service.
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321 viewsAirline: US Army Golden KnightsType: Fokker C-31A (F-27-400M)Registration: 85-1607Airport: FFCCity: Peachtree CityState: GeorgiaCountry: USADate Taken: 2009Takeoff at Falcon field for the parachute launch. Engines: Rolls-Royce Dart Mk 551. First dedicated Golden Knights platform was the Douglas C47 Skytrain. The DHC C7A Caribou served the team from the mid-1970s until 1985, when the type was superseded by the Fokker C31A Troopship. Today the Golden Knights use 2 de Havilland Canada UV18As (modified DHC6-300 Twin Otters) and 2 Fokker C31A Troopships (built as F27 Mk 400Ms). The aircraft are based at Pope AFB, Fayetteville NC.
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504 viewsAirline: USAFType: F-18 HornetRegistration: n/aAirport: FFCCity: Peachtree CityState: GeorgiaCountry: USADate Taken: October 10, 2009Fly-by at approximately .98 MACH with the moisture content building up making an awesome photo opportunity at the Great Georgia Airshow. Cincinatti based crew.
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