Early Friday evening scene, as the Janet Jets begin to arrive home. Shot taken from our room at the Luxor hotel.
Inside Concourse D - slot machines everywhere!
The business jet ramp and Las Vegas hotels.
Passing above Las Vegas McCarran airport before landing an hour later on LAX airport.
The new Terminal 3 and parking garage approaching completion. D gates in the foreground with a United 757 touching down on runway 25L.
You can clearly see that US Airways is no longer #1 at KLAS.
McCarran airport, the Strip and Downtown Las Vegas captured in one picture. Shot was made out of Virgin America A319 from KSFO (VX908) while we are on descent to KLAS.
McCarran from above.
Tuesday rest day for Allegiant in Las Vegas. In the background, one can see the new Terminal 3, due to open in 2012, being constructed.
McCarran & the Strip
Approching Las Vegas McCarran Intl.
The Hub That Was. In 2007, US Airways operated a large hub in Vegas, with over 200 daily flights. Two years later, the airline operates less than 40. I count 17 US aircraft at the A ... (more)