"The Herbert D. Kelleher" on final for 16R.
"Bippity Boppity Blue" about to finish the flight from Long Beach Daugherty Field (KLGB) as JBU1432.
HT-737 aka "Malcolm" just finishing a drop and heading for more water with "Constantia" fire in the background just to south of Doyle,CA.
Rolling for takeoff on 16R during a chilly December evening.
United #295 (UAL295) on short final for 34L, finishing the flight from Denver International.
Continental #1941 (COA1941) on short final for 34L.
United #736 (UAL736) just passing over Coyote Point on short-final for 28L.
A nice consolation (for a spotter at least) after the demise of Aero Union has been the arrival of several Canadian CV-580's in the lower 48 to fill in the large gap left by the AU P-3's that are ... (more)
AA-7DL preparing to taxi and replace another Air Attack on the "Ray May" Fire to the South of Gardnerville, NV.
Gear retracting after departing 16L.
Surprise visitor from Sacramento arriving on 31R.
Tanker 11 on short final for runway 21 on a load and return to the "Spring Creek" Fire North of Battle Mountain.
I dedicate my 500th to all the hard working pilots, maintainers and other employees of Aero Union who, after 50 years of dedication to fighting wildfires have lost their jobs due to a combi... (more)
Just gliding down to 28L as the suns last rays start to loose their hold on the Bay Area.