Even though the weather didn't cooperate with us, this still turned out to be a beautiful photo I think. (Nikon D70)
parked at YXX.
Taxing into the ramp for a rest period. I love the sound of these old propliners! (Nikon D70)
A nice panning shot of this DC-6 returning to base after a practice flight. (Nikon D70)
This beautiful old propliner departs on a practice flight to get familiar with the surrounding area. (Nikon D70)
One of Conair's beautifully maintained DC6As and looking so smart in their superb livery-it puts many a current "proper" airline's "Euro-white" apology for a colour scheme to shame.
Just a guess, but I fear that 'QI has fought its last fire...
Conair firebomber CV580 C-FKFA waits for the call outside the Conair offices at Abbotsford
Immaculate CV580 firebomber C-FHKF in the Conair compound at Abbotsford, 08/13/05
Looking smart and waiting it's next fire bombing duty.
Delivered new to Northwest in 1958 as N581
really love this shot, the devine scenery of Alaska reminds me of a peaceful place! [Canon-20D]
Tanker 79 waiting on the ramp for the call.
Closeup view of the Pratt & Whitney Canada PT-6 engine and the retardant tank on Tanker 79