Rode this MD83 from Palm Springs to DFW
N453HB at SMO taken from the flightdeck.
One of Southwest's many special colour schemes. I do not think there is a single scheme of theirs that I do not like!!
It is always sad seeing a 'company' aircraft retired and being dismantled. It is like a fallen colleague sitting in a coma never to awaken yet no-one will put it out of it's misery.
Air France 066 on short finals for RWY24R flying overhead the Soccer Field and carparks making for a quality background on a nice sunny morning in Los Angeles. [1600px]
Normally, I wouldn't upload 2 shots of the same departure. But given how rare NZ is in daylight and how much I like the shot, here ya go!
A welcome sight here every winter most of my lifetime, I'll miss it after this final season! Such a great airplane. Last flight to SFO will be March 29th. LAN Peru's LIM and Delta's NRT flights wi... (more)
Off to TPE, perhaps with the standard load of hazardous lithium batteries.
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Being towed to another terminal......(1200x800 pixels).
Any closer and you would be on the runway.