I was blessed with the chance to be at the Canadian Grand Prix this year. I was expecting a fly over by some planes after the Canadian anthem was played, but I was not expecting a pair of Royal Canadian Air Force CF-18 to fly overhead. Here’s one of the planes: The planes actually made […]
Some V-Tail Bonanza action at Austin Bergstrom. This plane has the nickname “Doctor Killer.” Apparently, the name was given to the plan because the wealthy people that bought the plane were over confident in their abilities and the plane tended to get away from them. In retrospect, it turns out […]
Volaris used to fly from Austin to places like Monterrey, Nuevo Leon, Mexico City and other places in Mexico. It’s been awhile since they were last here. In fact, this photo predates the new international terminal that was recently completed at ABIA. As we struggle with the effects of the Corona virus, I want to […]
Another day another Citation Jet coming in to Austin Bergstrom International Airport. There are a lot of these litle jets, and a lot of them fly in to ABIA. If memory serves me right, this one belongs to the King Ranch, but I could have it mixed up with a different Citation Jet.
The easiest way to tell a Boeing 737-500 from a Boeing 737-700 series is by looking at the flap actuators under the wing. Southwest makes it easy to spot because on their planes, the actuators are painted red on the 700 series planes and they are white or body color on all the other series […]