Monday, February 28, 2011

Monumental Monday.

New York has the Statue of Liberty. LAX has the Tower of Shame.

Yes folks, it is that ugly.

Photo by ValkyrieXB70

Sunday, February 27, 2011

Sunday Is Funday!

Sunday for most people is a day of rest. However, when you hear the unmistakable sound of a C-130 buzzing the local aerodrome, one must whip out the cell phone and record the event.

Shot location: Near RIR (Photo by our roving smartphone reporter, H.B.)

Saturday, February 26, 2011

Spring Will Soon Be Upon Us.

And lush, green trees will be Jacking Up photos the world over.

We can hardly wait.

Shot location: LHR (Photo by James Mellon)

Friday, February 25, 2011

The "Romance" Of Flight.

"Take me to where the sun sets," she said.

So, I took her to LAX.

(Photo by Sean Moran)

Thursday, February 24, 2011

Boeing wins KC-X, NewGen 767 becomes KC-46A?

We'd insert the hyper-links, but most of the time Google sucks and won't allow us to insert them. Go figure.

So, check 'em out at: and

Info and photo courtesy FlightBlogger

First United/Continental 747-400 Spotted, Again.

This time we present it to our loyal viewers in its true intended form - Jacked Up.

Shot location: SFO (Photo by Ben Wang)

Saturday, February 19, 2011

Saturday Late Edition.

When men were men, Stewardesses were beautiful and photographers shot slides.

Shot location: LAX (Photo by ValkyrieXB70)

Friday, February 18, 2011

"Thar She Blows! Again!"

Honestly, if it were not for the glareline on the fuselage, this would have been a great shot.

Shot location: LHR (Photo by James Mellon)

Thursday, February 17, 2011

More Royals In England.

Airport fences: Keeping the nuts out or the keeping the nuts in?

Shot location: LHR (Photo by Allan Huse)

Wednesday, February 16, 2011

Even More Boeing 747-8's In Flight Test.

These things do indeed get around.

Shot location: SBD (Submitted by our roving smartphone reporter, H. B.)

Tuesday, February 15, 2011

Unique Jeppesen Approach Plate: Miracle On The Hudson.

We just couldn't resist passing this one along. Good to see folks still have a sense of humor.

Click once to enlarge. Click again to see it full size. It is a whole lot funnier that way.

Thanks to Jeppesen and

Surf's Up - Aussie Style!

Some people always make the best of a bad situation.

Hang 2-2, Brah!

Shot location: ROK

Sunday, February 13, 2011

Boeing Unveils New 747-8 Intercontinental.

Today at the Everett factory, Boeing officially presented the latest 747 to the world, the 747-8 Intercontinental.

The new demonstrator color is very refreshing. More images at

Shot location: PAE (Photo courtesy FlightBlogger and Boeing)

Delivery Is Not The Only Thing Boeing’s 787 Is Caught Behind.

We simply call it "Sex and the Glide Slope Antenna."

Shot location: PAE (Photo by Jon Ostrower - FlightBlogger)

Friday, February 11, 2011

Thursday, February 10, 2011

Obstructionism - A Dirty Trick In Politics.

But an admirable quality in aircraft photography.

Shot location: LAX (Photo by Michael Breck-Shot)

Wednesday, February 9, 2011

Tuesday, February 8, 2011

Friday, February 4, 2011

Boeing 787 Visits Houston Customer.

N787FT visited Houston based customer Continental Airlines (can't bring ourselves to call 'em United yet) last night for a show 'n tell, RON, and a next day departure.

Shot location: IAH (thanks to our Texas Cell Phone Division for the photos)

Thursday, February 3, 2011

Tuesday, February 1, 2011

Reason #42 First Officers Get No Respect.

Having to deal with the after-effects of the Captain's breakfast burrito.

Shot location: AMS (Photo by Allan Huse)