The Houston Fire Department had to be called because the aircraft had a lot of smoke spewing from the #1 engine upon startup. It was later determined it was just an excessive amount of oil being b... (more)
Short final for Houston Hobby's 12R. The terminal is loaded with Southwest jets at sunset rush hour.
Taxiing just before sunset to its gate.
Taxiing just before sunset.
Air Tran 717 taxiing away in the dusk hour just before sunset. Just off the right wing is the 1942 Air Terminal Museum.
This plane would sit in this spot for another 25 minutes as the storms passing through caused a ground stop.
Caught in the middle of passing thunderstorms. This 717 came back to the gate with an elevator issue. In the background, sister 737 from Southwest in on final approach, ILS on runway 4.
Taxiing into the sun without sunglasses.
The team jet of the New York Knicks. They were in town to play the Houston Rockets.
The sun peeked out from the clouds at the perfect time! I love the cloud reflection on the nose.
The Captain was spotting me.
I was crouching behind the ramp agent marshaling the plane into the gate.