Robert "Hoot" Gibson taxiing out in Race 54 "Robin 1" for a trip around the pylons at the 2008 Reno National Championship Air Races.
An overview of the helibase at Blue Canyon during the "American Fire". The runway (15/33) is used for parking the helicopters so obviously it is closed to the public during the times it is used as... (more)
"Skywest 2696" (SKW2696) direct from LAX on short final for 16R.
H-405 on its way back to the "Evans" Fire after filling its Bambi Bucket in Long Valley Creek just west of US395 and just north of the CA/NV stateline.
"Emma" rotating off of 16R, beginning the flight to MEM.
Tanker 810 taxiing into pit #1 for a load of retardant while committed to the "Ray May" Fire.
H516 lowering the Bambi Bucket into the portable tank on the "Mud Springs" fire just west of Cold Springs on the Peterson range.
"Air Shuttle 2883" on short final for 16R, completing its flight from PHX.
"Cactus 564" (AWE564) departing RNO via 34L, starting its flight to PHX at sunrise.
Climbing away from 16R.
On short final for 16R.
Takeoff via 31L.
"Genevieve" floating down to 16R right at dawn as "FedEx fourteen-ninety heavy" (FDX1490), direct from MEM with N928FD already being loaded with packages at the FDX ramp behind.
"Skywest 4807" (SKW4807) is on the takeoff roll for SLC during a slightly smoky sunrise.
Pulling into the gate on a beautiful fall afternoon.