What you can't see are hundreds of pink flamingos in the shallow waters next to the runway.
Smooth sailing ahead.
VOR on short final is used for approach during bad weather. Not this time...
Approach to Chania. Water is at sea level while runway is at 500ft and down sloping. Visual approach.
Second ERJ145 for SkyAirWorld takes shape.
Short final from the President's seat. Special thanks to my good friend and photographer Rafal Bartnik who made this flight possible. Salute!
Approach to rwy 26 takes us just feet above the houses. Too low? Not if you don't want to go around...
Few years back it was the narrowest runway in NY state at 20 feet. Now it is three times wider. Field elevation from the hangar visible on the left to the hangars on top of the hill on the right s... (more)
Short final 35R. Sun visors do help to cut the glare.
Early morning arrival rwy 31.
Some "ancient" tail liveries. B767, MD11, A330, B777, B747
Excitement grows among passengers as we get closer to Mt. Everest.
Cockpit windows can distort view as well.