"EMIRATES 216" starting her 16 hours ultra-long haul flight direct to Dubai in the afternoon.
Welcome to Hollywood......(1200x800 pixels).
The onset of the deliberately set Colby fire, early morning on January 16, 2014, just east of LAX. Note the "grass concrete" in the foreground which leads the view to the distance showing rising ... (more)
The sign in the background says it all...........(1200x800 pixels).
1200px Two for the price of one as the UA 738 makes an early climb from RWY25R with company traffic on final to the North Side looking nice still wearing the Battleship grey colours. [Canon 7D]
1400px "Dynasty 5 Heavy" bound for Taipei making a slow climb out of RWY25R. [Canon 7D]
1600px "Koreanair 9276 Heavy" making a heavy climb out of RWY25L bound for Seoul on a nice clear afternoon in LA. [Canon 7D]
Breaking through a layer of fog
One of AA's new A321s with winglets departing on the LAX-JFK route, which will apparently no longer be served by widebody airliners (1200x800 pixels).
Just catching the last bit of sunlight as this massive A380 takes off from 25R at LAX (1200x800 pixels).
Departing against a very clear and dry late afternoon sky......(1200x800 pixels).