The elusive, at least for TUL, special scheme; this time the Triple Crown, climbs off 18L. First series from the new 100-400L IS.
Highlight of the day.
Close-up of the logo on Triple Crown One. In May 1988, South West was the first airline to win the coveted Triple Crown for a month - Best On-time Record, Best Baggage Handling, and Fewest Custome... (more)
Final to RWY 25L. Gotta love this sunlight in Las Vegas!!
My first time seeing this scheme. Canon 350D
Even a blind squirrel find a nut every now and then, or at least a beacon.
"Triple Crown" on final for 33L.
Triple Crown departing in some of the only sun I saw that morning.
Birds eye veiw from LAX tower of Triple Crown.
Second special of the day.
"Triple Crown" slowing runway 25L here in Vegas. Spoilers and reversers bring this old aircraft to a gentle rest. Strip Casinos can be seen in the background.