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Trip report: Smartwings PRG-RHO (Prague - Rhodes)

For reasons I’ll detail in a later post, e decided to cut our Prague trip short. Having fallen head over heels in love with Helsinki, we looked at going back there and flying to our next destination, Rhodes, from there. 1,005 more words

Trip Report

Vertical Components

This is a little slice of what “you are number 15 for take-off” looks like. Newark, New Jersey.


Want to buy your own 737? Here’s how it’s done

Irv Bertram (pictured above) has handled the paperwork for Alaska’s aircraft purchases for the past four decades.

In the 50 years Alaska Airlines has been buying and flying Boeing planes, acquiring aircraft has never been easier. 1,770 more words

Alaska Airlines

KLM | AMS-NCL | 737-800 | PH-BXV | 27A - Economy

You may recall my last report ended up with me dashing through Asmterdam Schiphol after s late arrival fromFrankfurt reduced my connection to almost just 30 minutes, well having cleared immigration into the non schengen area using the tight connection lane I quickly made my way Dow the D pier to reach my gate as my 737 ride home was in the latter stages of boarding. 363 more words


Boeing: A century of innovation

3 p.m. June 30, 2016 update: broadcast quality b-roll and photos of Alaska’s June 30 Boeing centennial event are available for download at the bottom of this post. 982 more words


The Pilot Shortage

Pilot shortages are becoming a major issue with regional carriers, and therefore, stretch into affecting mainline carriers. Cancellations and delays resulting from a lack of flight crew in regional airlines are spreading to passengers in damaging their ability to get to further flights. 224 more words