There is abundant air traffic over the harbours in Nanaimo, with several coastal air companies serving Nanaimo and area. This aqua service is all in addition to the airlines that serve Nanaimo and area through the Nanaimo Airport at Cassidy on the Island Highway just south of town. flickr by robinb44
All These Jaw-Dropping Airplane Images Were Taken By This Flying Photog
Tyson Rininger’s name is synonymous with incredible aviation imagery. For over 20 years his work has been seen on the cover of magazines, the pages of aerospace books and above the dates on showcase calendars. His affair with aviation doesn’t stop at the viewfinder, loving all things air show related, Tyson was even a…
Aviation Photo #1929783: Grumman G-44 Widgeon - Untitled
Mfd 1943. Sun'n fun 2010. - Photo taken at Polk City - Orlampa (Worlds Greatest Aircraft Collection) (FA08) in Florida, USA on April 15, 2010.
Cessna 150-150 float plane.
This is the Cessna 150/150.* The one she flies is fitted with floats** for landing on lakes. I asked her about landing on choppy water. She said there's a limit but also talked about the design of the float, which has a step up where it touches the water, half way along. This introduces air into the equation and helps the landing. The step is just under the water in this picture. More on this later. By the way, the early private planes were plug ugly, but that glorious wing design that we…