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C-GYXC_MFR_8-09-12_nose_taxi.jpg
379 viewsAirline: CONAIR AVIATIONType: CONVAIR 580Registration: C-GYXCAirport: MFRCity: MEDFORDState: OREGONCountry: USADate Taken: AUGUST 9, 2012This year the Canadian airtankers are flying South in support of a dwindling US airtanker fleet. Some types already in action are several Sakatchewan and Conair Convair 580's, the Martin Mars, and a few CL-215's. There soon may even be an L-188 in the upper Washington state region.
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431 viewsAirline: Everts Air CargoType: DC-6Registration: N7919C, N1377K, N1036FAirport: FAICity: FairbanksState: AlaskaCountry: USADate Taken: May 4, 2011A grim reminder that nothing lasts forever. Here sits three Northern Air Cargo airframes that were aquired when NAC retired their DC-6 fleet in September 2008 after 39 years flying the type. Everts or (Tatonduk Outfitters Limited) purchased the remaining aircraft under the condition they would not be flown in direct competition to NAC routes therefore all but one aircraft have been parked for spares.
N351CE_5-4-11.jpg
396 viewsAirline: Everts Air CargoType: DC-6Registration: N351CEAirport: ENACity: KenaiState: AlaskaCountry: USADate Taken: May 4, 2011From Wikipedia.org, "The Anchorage Station Manager stated that the DC-6 was still considered to be a valuable aircraft for operations in the harsh conditions of Alaska, with excellent landing and take off performances on gravel runways. The downside is the difficulty to find Avgas and the maintenance labor cost which is considered at 12 hours per each flight hour. Spare parts could also be a problem but they estimate they will have enough in stock to keep the last DC-6 flying until 2015.

N451CE_land_5-5-11.jpg
413 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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414 viewsAirline: Everts Air FuelType: DC-6Registration: N451CEAirport: ENACity: KenaiState: AlaskaCountry: USADate Taken: May 5, 2011A nice treat for me when the crew extended an offer to ride along as we taxi to do the morning run-ups at the beginning of another busy flying day.
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392 viewsAirline: Everts Air FuelType: Curtiss C-46FRegistration: N1822MAirport: ENACity: KenaiState: AlaskaCountry: USADate Taken: MAY 6, 2011Sitting in the roomy crew seat and looking out through the plentiful supply of windows it would be hard not to enjoy flying this old bird in such a beautiful state!
N747CE_touch_FAI_nosehigh.jpg
531 viewsAirline: Everts Air FuelType: DC-6Registration: N747CEAirport: FAICity: FairbanksState: AlaskaCountry: USADate Taken: May 13, 2010Everts has several fuel transports in there fleet of 10 actively flying DC-6's. One of the newest fuelers in the fleet burns some rubber as she keeps the nose high to shorten the runway rollout.

N664AA_land.jpg
370 viewsAirline: American Type: Boeing 757-200Registration: N664AAAirport: MIACity: MiamiState: FloridaCountry: USADate Taken: January 2011Breast cancer awareness aircraft flying with Susan G. Komen titles for the cure’s official airline and first-ever lifetime promise partner committed to raising funds for crucial breast cancer research.

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390 viewsAirline: Air CuencaType: Boeing 737-500Registration: HC-CJBAirport: UIOCity: QuitoState: N/ACountry: EcuadorDate Taken: February 2011This is been flying for one year into Quito and is the only aircraft of this new airline. Aircraft leased from Triton Aviation International.
N974DL_11-27-10.jpg
352 viewsAirline: DeltaType: MD-80Registration: N974DLAirport: ATLCity: AtlantaState: GeorgiaCountry: USADate Taken: November 27, 2010I posted this shot just to show the large amount of birds that were seen overflying the airport approaches. There must be over 100 birds in the frame migrating to the South.
HL7752_11-19-10.jpg
351 viewsAirline: Korean AirType: Boeing 777Registration: HL7752Airport: LASCity: Las VegasState: NevadaCountry: USADate Taken: November 19, 2020New special livery for Pyeongchang 2018 Olympic Winter Games arrives at Vegas. Aircraft has only been flying a little over a month in this special livery!
N322DL_5-8-10.jpg
352 viewsAirline: Northern Air CargoType: Boeing 737-200Registration: N322DLAirport: 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. Aquired in April 2006 by NAC.
N96358_FAI_engines_TO_5-14-10.jpg
394 viewsAirline: Brooks Air FuelType: Douglas DC-4Registration: N96358Airport: N/ACity: FairbanksState: AlaskaCountry: USADate Taken: May 14, 2010Lumbering skyward between the mountain ranges surrounding Fairbanks airport we are greated with a warm sunny flying day in Alaska.
C-119s_Palmer_5-9-10.jpg
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.com
N322DL_ANC_5-9-10.jpg
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.
N29TN_ANC_5-8-10.jpg
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.
N320DL_ANC_TO_MTscene_5-8-10.jpg
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.
N836D_PDK_August_2004.jpg
346 viewsAirline: Legendary AirlinersType: DC-7BRegistration: N836DAirport: PDKCity: DeKalb-Peachtree State: GeorgiaCountry: USADate Taken: August 2004Rare shot of this 33 year MSP resident that has been restored to flying condition for the ferry flight from MSP-OPF.
N279AD_FLL_1-15-2010.jpg
313 viewsAirline: Direct AirType: Boeing 737-400Registration: N279ADAirport: FLLCity: Fort LauderdaleState: FloridaCountry: USADate Taken: December 15, 2010Flying junket (gambling) flights down to the Bahamas is this ex. Domincan 737 which is seen here captured for the first time ever on film.
HC-CFH_UIO_2009~0.jpg
337 viewsAirline: Aerogal NescafeType: Boeing 737-200Registration: HC-CFHAirport: UIOCity: QuitoState: N/ACountry: EcuadorDate Taken: December 2009Aerogal also known as Aerogal Aerolineas Galapagos is using this logojet. She recently came out of a heavy check and wasn't flying last year when I visited. Previous registration was N120NJ of Vanguard airlines and regular visitor into Atlanta.
HC-CFH_2009_taxi.jpg
424 viewsAirline: Aerogal NescafeType: Boeing 737-20Registration: HC-CFHAirport: UIOCity: QuitoState: N/ACountry: EcuadorDate Taken: December 2009Aerogal also known as Aerogal Aerolineas Galapagos is using this logojet. She recently came out of a heavy check and wasn't flying last year when I visited. Previous registration was N120NJ of Vanguard airlines and regular visitor into Atlanta.
HC-CFH_UIO_2009.jpg
308 viewsAirline: Aerogal NESCAFEType: Boeing 737-200Registration: HC-CFHAirport: UIOCity: QuitoState: N/ACountry: EcuadorDate Taken: December 2009Aerogal also known as Aerogal Aerolineas Galapagos is using this logojet. She recently came out of a heavy check and wasn't flying last year when I visited. Previous registration was N120NJ of Vanguard airlines and regular visitor into Atlanta.
N905DA_ATL_11-19-09.jpg
297 viewsAirline: DeltaType: MD-90Registration: N905DAAirport: ATLCity: AtlantaState: GeorgiaCountry: USADate Taken: 11/19/09Another rare aircraft in the US airlines' fleets. Delta has 16 MD-90's and is the only US airline flying them. It has also purchased a few more from a far East airlines. Fleet simplification isn't easy when you own 29 different aircraft types.
N12BA_OPA_land_publix_10-29-09.jpg
300 viewsAirline: unknownType: Douglas DC-3Registration: N12BAAirport: OPFCity: Opa LockaState: FloridaCountry: USADate Taken: October 29, 2009This old cargo DC-3 was one of two DC-3's used in a flying sequence in the James Bond film, "Quantum Of Solace" by United Artists in 2008.
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339 viewsAirline: TMF AircraftType: Douglas C-117 (Super DC-3)Registration: N32TNAirport: OPFCity: Opa LockaState: FloridaCountry: USADate Taken: October 29, 2009Interesting "Douglas" as compared to a lot of the other unpainted bare metal DC-3's flying around. Delivered to the USAAF as 42-92924 then transferred to the US Marine Corps as 17175. Other registrations include 43301, N21270, N175TD, N30000, XA-TMR, then Trans Northern LLC as N32TN out of Fairbanks, Alaska.
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