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AIRwin

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The slightly surreal blue tint is from the semi dimmed window of the Vietnam Airlines 787.
For a moment I thought you were going to say it was volcanic ash cloud...
 

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All the surviving Space Shuttles. Got to say I was pretty pleased with myself for having seen them all.:

The Enterprise, on the Intrepid, New York
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The Atlantis, at the Kennedy Space Center, Florida
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The Discovery at the Udvar-Hazy Air and Space Museum, Washington DC
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The Endeavour at the California Science Center, San Francisco
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Just Jane - a WW2 Lancaster Bomber that does Taxi runs around the airport.
Imagine the guys in WW2 flying them - most didnt even have a car back then.
As one vet told me...it would be like a present day 20 year old learning to fly the space shuttle but the Martians were shooting at you.

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GREAT Thread OP! Only 3 pictures, that is hard. I will be back with more over time :)

ONE - My first plane wing shot. Coming into land in Vancouver January 1990 on a flight from Toronto. The logs in the Fraser River reminded me of "The Beachcombers"... I love the theme song :)

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TWO - Why I always take a window seat, appropriately aligned for either sunrise or sunset. The one below was flying out of Hobart on the early morning flight. I have this printed and on my wall!

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THREE - Plenty of number threes to upload, but I was impressed with the view of Mt Kinabalu on a flight from Kota Kinabalu to Sandakan on an early morning flight.

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GREAT Thread OP! Only 3 pictures, that is hard. I will be back with more over time :)

I haven't prescribed a limit for this thread. ;)

Loved your sunrise shot - there's something quite special about watching a beautiful sunrise from the air, but my photos never seem to do it justice.
 

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GREAT Thread OP! Only 3 pictures, that is hard. I will be back with more over time :)

ONE - My first plane wing shot. Coming into land in Vancouver January 1990 on a flight from Toronto. The logs in the Fraser River reminded me of "The Beachcombers"... I love the theme song :)



TWO - Why I always take a window seat, appropriately aligned for either sunrise or sunset. The one below was flying out of Hobart on the early morning flight. I have this printed and on my wall!

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THREE - Plenty of number threes to upload, but I was impressed with the view of Mt Kinabalu on a flight from Kota Kinabalu to Sandakan on an early morning flight.

Really great sunrise (or sunset) shot. I’ve tried for years but never managed one as good as that
 

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Some of my favourite photos of planes...

A Buffalo Airways DC3 in Yellowknife:
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An Air Do Boeing 767 prepares to depart CTS in winter:
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Three Retro Roos, all lined up:
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And a Qantas 747 at SCL - because there's no feeling quite like seeing a Qantas jumbo jet arrive to take you home when you've been away for a long time:
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And a few of my favourite shots from out the window...

The Chilean Alps:
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QF63 over Antarctica:
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And of course, Sydney Harbour (seen here from a Qantas Boeing 737-400 in around 2012):
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Terrific - thanks for sharing
 

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