Friday, November 22, 2013

I'm Back!

Catching up on a few more photo ops...

Fall colors on the Blue Ridge Parkway at the Linn Cove Viaduct.

October 21 - Fall colors in full effect at the Linn Cove Viaduct on the Blue Ridge Parkway.

Visiting Charleston, SC for the first time in more than thirty years - this wasn't there the last time I was in town!

October 22 - Arthur Ravenel Bridge in Charleston, SC.
A weekend trip back home on Long Island means a stop at JFK for some spotting.

November 2 - A weekend visit home to New York calls for a little JFK spotting, and this Cathay Pacific special scheme.
Today's lesson - landing on a pickup truck...

November 9 - Today's lesson - how to land on a moving pickup truck...
Interesting visitors keep dropping in to CLT - Vice President Joe Biden departs after an overnight visit to the Queen City.

November 15 - A busy day at CLT - an Atlas 747F arrived to pick up relief supplies for the Philippines, and Vice President Joe Biden departs after a night in Charlotte.

Thursday, November 21, 2013

Catching Up...

So, what's been going on lately? A few air shows, a visit to Charleston, more interesting stuff showing up at the local aerodrome...

Chasing waterfalls in the mountains of western North Carolina.

August 24 - Shoal Creek Falls
Labor Day Weekend at the American Airpower Museum.

August 31 - Suns shines off the propeller of Quick Silver during the American Airpower Museum Labor Day Weekend show.
Shooting with some friends at Huntington Harbor.

September 6 - A little after-hours shooting at Cold Spring Harbor with a couple of old friends.
Gravely Point Park, next to Washington National Airport - in your face!

September 13 - He's heading right for us!  Delta MD-88 departs National Airport, as seen from Gravelly Point Park.
Afterburners, baby!

September 22 - It was a hot time at the Winston-Salem Air Show!
Flying in a 1929 Ford Tri-Motor

October 19 - Cruising over Charlotte in a 1929 Ford Tri-Motor
Massive An-124 cargo jet approaches Charlotte/Douglas International Airport.

October 20 - Massive Antonov An-124 arrives at Charlotte, carrying a new tail section for a US Airways A321.
I'll save some more for the next time...