I had the wonderful experience of flying on an Alaska 727 --ONT-BUR-PDX-SEA one sunny and clear afternoon back in '85. I didn't expect to fly to Burbank from Ontario, but it was a fun to take off and fly down the 10 freeway towards LA then do a quick circle to land on Runway 15. One of the more uniq...Jump to post
In 1968 I flew on a Shorts Skyvan commuter from JFK to EWR and then down to Mercer County Airport NJ (I don't think it is there anymore). I don't remember the airline. The flight was at night and we flew directly over the Statue of Liberty. My Dad also took a flight from Mercer County up to JFK in a...Jump to post
Looks like she is already there...
https://missoulian.com/news/local/track ... c2a7e.html
I remember the incident involving United Airlines Flight 863...a B747 which departed off of 28R in 1998. There was an engine failure on takeoff and the aircraft narrowly missed hitting San Bruno Mountain as the pilots were dealing with the engine out situation. I think United initiated a some traini...Jump to post